Everson is a very small city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 2,600 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Everson is the 174th largest community in Washington.
Housing costs in Everson 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.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Everson is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 36.74% of the Everson workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Everson is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Everson who work in sales jobs (13.18%), office and administrative support (11.66%), and farm management occupations (7.96%).
In Everson, just 12.84% 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 Everson in 2010 was $20,901, which is lower middle income relative to Washington and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $83,604 for a family of four. However, Everson contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Everson is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Everson home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Everson residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Everson also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 24.91% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Everson include Dutch, Irish, English, and Scottish.
Everson also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 17.67%.
The most common language spoken in Everson is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Russian.