Concrete is a tiny town located in the state of Washington. With a population of 705 people and just one neighborhood, Concrete is the 255th largest community in Washington. Concrete has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Concrete is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Concrete is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Concrete who work in office and administrative support (17.27%), management occupations (10.44%) and personal care services (9.64%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Concrete has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Concrete has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Concrete than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Concrete may be for you.
In Concrete, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 33.76 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Concrete doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.