Coeur d'Alene is a medium-sized city located in the state of Idaho. With a population of 49,122 people and 11 constituent neighborhoods, Coeur d'Alene is the seventh largest community in Idaho.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Coeur d'Alene is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Coeur d'Alene is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Coeur d'Alene who work in office and administrative support (13.36%), sales jobs (13.33%), and food service (8.81%).
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.90 minutes getting to work every day.
The citizens of Coeur d'Alene are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 24.42% of adults in Coeur d'Alene having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Coeur d'Alene in 2010 was $24,512, which is wealthy relative to Idaho, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $98,048 for a family of four. However, Coeur d'Alene contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Coeur d'Alene home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Coeur d'Alene residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Coeur d'Alene include Irish, English, Italian, and Norwegian.
The most common language spoken in Coeur d'Alene is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.