College Place is a somewhat small city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 8,997 people and just one neighborhood, College Place is the 93rd largest community in Washington.
Occupations and Workforce
College Place is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, College Place is a city of sales and office workers, professionals and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in College Place who work in office and administrative support (17.53%), sales jobs (12.55%) and teaching (7.12%).
Also of interest is that College Place has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
College Place is also a college town, where lots of students live while attending area colleges. Because of the high percentage of people living in College Place enrolled in college, College Place has a number of services, amenities and opportunities geared towards the needs and activities of students.
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 14.51 minutes getting to work every day.
College Place is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.