Scappoose is a somewhat small city located in the state of Oregon. With a population of 6,954 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Scappoose is the 69th largest community in Oregon.
Scappoose is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Scappoose is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Scappoose who work in office and administrative support (12.04%), sales jobs (11.58%), and management occupations (8.07%).
Also of interest is that Scappoose has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One downside of living in Scappoose is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Scappoose, the average commute to work is 32.58 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small city, Scappoose doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
The percentage of adults in Scappoose who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 20.05% of the adults in Scappoose have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Scappoose in 2010 was $29,731, which is wealthy relative to Oregon, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $118,924 for a family of four. However, Scappoose contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Scappoose home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Scappoose residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Scappoose include Irish, English, French , and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Scappoose is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Russian.