Edgewood is a somewhat small city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 9,826 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Edgewood is the 87th largest community in Washington.
Edgewood home prices are not only among the most expensive in Washington, but Edgewood real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Edgewood is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Edgewood is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Edgewood who work in office and administrative support (13.31%), management occupations (12.66%), and sales jobs (9.02%).
Also of interest is that Edgewood has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
In terms of college education, Edgewood is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 26.62% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Edgewood in 2010 was $37,008, which is wealthy relative to Washington and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $148,032 for a family of four. However, Edgewood contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Edgewood is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Edgewood home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Edgewood residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Edgewood include English, Irish, Norwegian, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Edgewood is English. Other important languages spoken here include Slavic languages and Spanish.