Washington is a medium-sized city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 27,686 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Washington is the 36th largest community in Utah. Much of the housing stock in Washington was built relatively recently. The construction of new real estate can often be taken as an indication that the local Washington economy is robust, and that jobs or other amenities are attracting an influx of new residents. This seems to be the case in Washington, where the median household income is $56,697.00.
Washington is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Washington is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Washington who work in sales jobs (17.51%), office and administrative support (11.93%), and teaching (7.92%).
Also of interest is that Washington has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The overall education level of Washington citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.85% of adults in Washington have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Washington in 2010 was $28,465, which is upper middle income relative to Utah and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $113,860 for a family of four. However, Washington contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Washington is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Washington home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Washington residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Washington include English, German, European, Italian, and Irish.
The most common language spoken in Washington is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.