Chewelah is a very small city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 2,607 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Chewelah is the 170th largest community in Washington.
Chewelah is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Chewelah is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Chewelah who work in office and administrative support (16.02%), management occupations (13.13%), and sales jobs (11.81%).
The city is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Chewelah has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Chewelah a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
The percentage of adults in Chewelah with college degrees is slightly lower than the national average of 21.84% for all communities. 15.01% of adults in Chewelah have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Chewelah in 2010 was $17,908, which is low income relative to Washington and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $71,632 for a family of four.
The people who call Chewelah home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Chewelah residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Chewelah include Irish, English, Norwegian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Chewelah is English. Other important languages spoken here include Thai and German.