Blaine is a very small coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Washington. With a population of 5,056 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Blaine is the 131st largest community in Washington.
Unlike some cities, Blaine isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Blaine are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Blaine is a city of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Blaine who work in management occupations (19.59%), office and administrative support (9.21%), and sales jobs (7.21%).
Blaine is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.
Blaine is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
The overall education level of Blaine citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.14% of adults in Blaine have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Blaine in 2010 was $33,949, which is wealthy relative to Washington and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $135,796 for a family of four. However, Blaine contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Blaine is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Blaine home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Blaine residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Blaine include English, Irish, Dutch, and Swedish.
In addition, Blaine has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (19.67%).
The most common language spoken in Blaine is English. Other important languages spoken here include Indic languages and Tagalog.