Graham, WA

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Living in Graham

Graham is a medium-sized town located in the state of Washington. With a population of 24,676 people and six constituent neighborhoods, Graham is the 42nd largest community in Washington.

Unlike some towns where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Graham is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Graham is a town of sales and office workers, service providers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Graham who work in office and administrative support (11.88%), sales jobs (9.10%), and management occupations (8.12%).

Also of interest is that Graham has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

In Graham, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 38.59 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

The education level of Graham citizens, measured as those with bachelor's degrees or advanced degrees, is similar to the national average for all American cities and towns. 18.33% of adults 25 and older in Graham have a college degree.

The per capita income in Graham in 2010 was $29,905, which is middle income relative to Washington, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $119,620 for a family of four. However, Graham contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Graham is a very ethnically-diverse town. The people who call Graham home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Graham residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Important ancestries of people in Graham include German, Irish, English, Norwegian, and French.

The most common language spoken in Graham is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.