Castle Rock is a very small city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 2,184 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Castle Rock is the 191st largest community in Washington.
Castle Rock is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Castle Rock is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Castle Rock who work in office and administrative support (9.47%), food service (8.37%), and management occupations (8.37%).
Of important note, Castle Rock is also a city of artists. Castle Rock has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Castle Rock’s character.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Castle Rock rank slightly lower than the national average. 15.67% of adults 25 and older in Castle Rock 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 Castle Rock in 2010 was $22,754, which is lower middle income relative to Washington, and middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $91,016 for a family of four. However, Castle Rock contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Castle Rock is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Castle Rock home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Castle Rock residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Castle Rock include Irish, French , English, and Finnish.
The most common language spoken in Castle Rock is English. Other important languages spoken here include Japanese and Spanish.