Enumclaw is a somewhat small city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 11,878 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Enumclaw is the 79th largest community in Washington.
Unlike some cities, Enumclaw isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Enumclaw are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Enumclaw is a city of service providers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Enumclaw who work in office and administrative support (13.50%), management occupations (7.64%), and maintenance occupations (7.43%).
In Enumclaw, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 32.17 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.
The percentage of adults in Enumclaw who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 19.39% of the adults in Enumclaw have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Enumclaw in 2010 was $29,793, which is upper middle income relative to Washington and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $119,172 for a family of four. However, Enumclaw contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Enumclaw is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Enumclaw home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Enumclaw residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Enumclaw also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 12.31% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Enumclaw include German, Irish, English, Norwegian, and European.
The most common language spoken in Enumclaw is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.