Enumclaw is a somewhat small city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 12,733 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Enumclaw is the 80th largest community in Washington.
Housing costs in Enumclaw are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in Washington.
Also of interest is that Enumclaw has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.35% of people work from home. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce it is high relative to the nation. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
One downside of living in Enumclaw is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Enumclaw, the average commute to work is 33.44 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
The overall education level of Enumclaw is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 25.74% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Enumclaw in 2018 was $46,348, which is wealthy relative to Washington and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $185,392 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 Asian. Enumclaw also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.69% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Enumclaw include German, English, Irish, Swedish, and Norwegian.
The most common language spoken in Enumclaw is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Asian languages.