Incline Village is a somewhat small town located in the state of Nevada. With a population of 9,070 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Incline Village is the 15th largest community in Nevada.
Incline Village home prices are not only among the most expensive in Nevada, but Incline Village real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Incline Village is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 88.18% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Incline Village is a town of service providers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Incline Village who work in management occupations (15.98%), food service (12.01%), and sales jobs (10.66%).
Of important note, Incline Village is also a town of artists. Incline Village has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Incline Village’s character.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 19.59% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Another notable thing is that Incline Village is a major vacation destination. Much of the town’s population is seasonal: many people own second homes and only live there part-time, during the vacation season. The effect on the local economy is that many of the businesses are dependent on tourist dollars, and may operate only during the high season. As the vacation season ends, Incline Village’s population drops significantly, such that year-round residents will notice that the city is a much quieter place to live.
One of the benefits of Incline Village is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 19.09 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
Despite being a small town, Incline Village has a lot of people using the train to get to and from work every day. Most of these people on the train are using it to get to good jobs in other cities.
If knowledge is power, Incline Village is a pretty powerful place. 55.43% of the adults in Incline Village have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Incline Village in 2010 was $52,295, which is wealthy relative to Nevada and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $209,180 for a family of four. However, Incline Village contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Incline Village is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Incline Village home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Incline Village residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Incline Village also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 16.59% of the town’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Incline Village include English, Irish, Italian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Incline Village is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.