Estacada is a very small city located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 3,152 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Estacada is the 111th largest community in Oregon.
Housing costs in Estacada are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in Oregon.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Estacada is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Estacada is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Estacada who work in sales jobs (15.45%), office and administrative support (14.16%), and maintenance occupations (8.41%).
In Estacada, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 34.49 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
The rate of college-level education in Estacada is quite a bit lower than the national average among all cities of 21.84%: just 10.88% of people here over 25 have a bachelor's degree or an advanced degree.
The per capita income in Estacada in 2010 was $20,736, which is lower middle income relative to Oregon and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $82,944 for a family of four. However, Estacada contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Estacada home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Estacada residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Estacada also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.06% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Estacada include Irish, English, Italian, and European.
The most common language spoken in Estacada is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.