Redmond is a medium-sized city located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 28,654 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Redmond is the 18th largest community in Oregon.
Unlike some cities, Redmond isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Redmond are a mix 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 (15.16%), sales jobs (11.18%), and food service (7.63%).
The education level of Redmond citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.70% of adults 25 and older in Redmond have a college degree.
The per capita income in Redmond in 2010 was $18,723, which is lower middle income relative to Oregon and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $74,892 for a family of four. However, Redmond contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
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 Asian. Redmond also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.12% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Redmond include Irish, English, Italian, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Redmond is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German.