Airway Heights is a somewhat small city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 6,545 people and just one neighborhood, Airway Heights is the 116th largest community in Washington. There's nothing like the smell of a brand new house, and in Airway Heights, you'll find that a large proportion of houses were recently built. New growth in residential real estate is an indication that people are choosing to move to Airway Heights, and putting down their money on brand new construction. Airway Heights’s real estate is, on average, some of the newest in the nation.
Occupations and Workforce
Airway Heights is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Airway Heights is a city of service providers, sales and office workers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Airway Heights who work in food service (16.73%), office and administrative support (14.23%) and sales jobs (13.90%).
Airway Heights is home to a number of people employed in the armed forces. When you visit or walk around Airway Heights, some of the people you will bump into will be military people In and out of uniform, jogging, shopping and generally out and about town.
Setting & Lifestyle
In addition, Airway Heights is a college town. There are a lot of students in Airway Heights attending college, and as a result Airway Heights provides a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared to the needs and activities of students.
Despite the fact that it is a small city, Airway Heights has quite a few people who take public transportation – mostly the bus - for their daily commute to work. This helps to fill a real need in the city for affordable transportation.