Buckley is a very small city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 4,550 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Buckley is the 135th largest community in Washington.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Buckley is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Buckley is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Buckley who work in office and administrative support (16.04%), management occupations (11.29%), and teaching (9.56%).
In terms of college education, the citizens of Buckley rank slightly lower than the national average. 15.17% of adults 25 and older in Buckley have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Buckley in 2010 was $23,734, which is middle income relative to Washington and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $94,936 for a family of four. However, Buckley contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Buckley home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Buckley residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Buckley include Irish, English, Norwegian, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Buckley is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Thai.