Deer Park is a very small city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 4,080 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Deer Park is the 143rd largest community in Washington.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Deer Park is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Deer Park is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Deer Park who work in office and administrative support (16.43%), personal care services (11.98%), and sales jobs (9.82%).
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, Deer Park has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Deer Park a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.
In Deer Park, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.15 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
As is often the case in a small city, Deer Park doesn't have a public transportation system that people use for their commute.
In Deer Park, just 12.02% of people have at least a bachelor's degree, which is quite a bit lower than the national average for cities and towns of 21.84%.
The per capita income in Deer Park in 2010 was $23,266, which is lower middle income relative to Washington and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $93,064 for a family of four. However, Deer Park contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call Deer Park home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Deer Park residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Deer Park include German, English, Irish, Norwegian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Deer Park is English. Other important languages spoken here include Polish and Spanish.