Washington, UT


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Living in Washington

Washington is a medium-sized city located in the state of Utah. With a population of 24,299 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Washington is the 36th largest community in Utah. Washington has seen a significant amount of newer housing growth in recent years. Quite often, new home construction is the result of new residents moving in who are middle class or wealthier, attracted by jobs, a healthy local economy, or other amenities as they leave nearby or far away areas for greener pastures. This seems to be the case in Washington, where the median household income is $49,995.00.

Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Washington is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Washington is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Washington who work in sales jobs (15.48%), office and administrative support (14.50%), and management occupations (10.07%).

One of the benefits of Washington is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 18.40 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.

As is often the case in a small city, Washington doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.

The percentage of people in Washington who are college-educated is somewhat higher than the average US community of 21.84%: 27.01% of adults in Washington have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Washington in 2010 was $21,065, which is middle income relative to Utah, and lower middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $84,260 for a family of four. However, Washington contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

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 Hawaiian. Important ancestries of people in Washington include German, Irish, Scottish, and Danish.

The most common language spoken in Washington is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Pacific Island languages.

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