Concrete is a tiny town located in the state of Washington. With a population of 714 people and just one neighborhood, Concrete is the 255th largest community in Washington. Concrete has a large stock of pre-World War II architecture, making it one of the older and more historic towns in the country.
Occupations and Workforce
When you are in Concrete, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 37.85% of Concrete’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Concrete is a town of service providers, sales and office workers and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Concrete who work in management occupations (9.81%), office and administrative support (8.41%) and maintenance occupations (8.41%).
Of important note, Concrete is also a town of artists. Concrete has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Concrete’s character.
Setting & Lifestyle
The town 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, Concrete has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Concrete a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
One downside of living in Concrete is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Concrete, the average commute to work is 35.98 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small town, Concrete doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.