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.
When you are in Castle Rock, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 38.37% of Castle Rock’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Castle Rock is a city of service providers, professionals, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Castle Rock who work in sales jobs (9.37%), management occupations (8.05%), and food service (7.61%).
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, Castle Rock is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 17.90% of adults 25 and older in Castle Rock have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Castle Rock in 2010 was $21,012, which is lower middle income relative to Washington and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $84,048 for a family of four.
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, English, Swedish, and Scottish.
The most common language spoken in Castle Rock is English. Other important languages spoken here include Japanese and Spanish.