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, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Graham who work in office and administrative support (14.47%), sales jobs (10.22%), and management occupations (8.32%).
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.
One downside of living in Graham, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 38.22 minutes every day commuting to work.
The percentage of adults in Graham who are college-educated is close to the national average for all communities of 21.84%: 20.08% of the adults in Graham have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Graham in 2010 was $29,408, which is upper middle income relative to Washington and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $117,632 for a family of four. However, Graham contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Graham is a somewhat 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 Asian. Important ancestries of people in Graham include German, English, Irish, Norwegian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Graham is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.