Bothell is a medium-sized city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 42,939 people and 19 constituent neighborhoods, Bothell is the 30th largest community in Washington.
Bothell home prices are not only among the most expensive in Washington, but Bothell real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Bothell is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.89% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Bothell is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bothell who work in management occupations (12.02%), sales jobs (11.22%), and office and administrative support (10.97%).
Also of interest is that Bothell has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
For the size of the city, public transportation in Bothell is quite heavily used. Mostly, people who use it for their daily commute are taking the bus. For Bothell, the benefits are reduced air pollution and congestion on the highways.
The education level of Bothell ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Bothell, 45.92% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.
The per capita income in Bothell in 2010 was $38,643, which is wealthy relative to Washington and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $154,572 for a family of four. However, Bothell contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Bothell is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Bothell home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bothell residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Bothell include Irish, English, Norwegian, and Swedish.
Bothell also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 18.01%.
The most common language spoken in Bothell is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.