Chelan is a very small city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 3,981 people and just one neighborhood, Chelan is the 141st largest community in Washington.
Real Estate Prices
Chelan home prices are not only among the most expensive in Washington, but Chelan real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Chelan is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Chelan is a city of professionals, sales and office workers and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Chelan who work in office and administrative support (9.86%), teaching (9.86%) and sales jobs (9.80%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet city because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Chelan has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Chelan has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Chelan than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Chelan may be for you.
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 15.80 minutes getting to work every day.
As is often the case in a small city, Chelan doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.