Edgewood is a somewhat small city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 13,053 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, Edgewood isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Edgewood are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Edgewood is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Edgewood who work in office and administrative support (11.28%), sales jobs (11.03%), and management occupations (10.46%).
Edgewood is a good choice for families with children because of several factors. Many other families with children live here, making it a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic success. Many people own their own single-family homes, providing areas for children to play and stability in the community. Finally, Edgewood’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
The overall education level of Edgewood citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 31.42% of adults in Edgewood have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Edgewood in 2018 was $40,480, which is wealthy relative to Washington and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $161,920 for a family of four.
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 German, English, Irish, Norwegian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Edgewood is English. Other important languages spoken here include Russian and Spanish.