Cashmere is a very small city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 3,159 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Cashmere is the 153rd largest community in Washington.
Cashmere is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Cashmere is a city of professionals, service providers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Cashmere who work in office and administrative support (9.10%), management occupations (8.25%), and sales jobs (7.68%).
The citizens of Cashmere are slightly better educated than the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns, with 24.66% of adults in Cashmere having a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Cashmere in 2010 was $24,736, which is middle income relative to Washington and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $98,944 for a family of four. However, Cashmere contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Cashmere home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Cashmere residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Cashmere also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 26.36% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Cashmere include English, Irish, Norwegian, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Cashmere is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Portuguese.