Redmond is a medium-sized city located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 30,914 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Redmond is the 18th largest community in Oregon.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Redmond is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Redmond is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Redmond who work in office and administrative support (14.76%), sales jobs (10.44%), and food service (9.07%).
The percentage of adults in Redmond with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 16.97% of adults in Redmond have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Redmond in 2010 was $25,403, which is middle income relative to Oregon and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $101,612 for a family of four. However, Redmond contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Redmond is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Redmond home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Redmond residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Redmond also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.24% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Redmond include German, Irish, English, Norwegian, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Redmond is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.