Grandview is a somewhat small city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 11,176 people and three constituent neighborhoods, Grandview is the 77th largest community in Washington.
Because occupations involving physical labor dominate the local economy, Grandview is generally considered to be a blue-collar town. 45.34% of the Grandview workforce is employed in blue-collar occupations, compared to the national average of 27.7%. Overall, Grandview is a city of farmers, fishers, or foresters, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Grandview who work in farm management occupations (23.90%), office and administrative support (16.50%), and sales jobs (7.04%).
Another important characteristic of Grandview is that a lot of people work in agricultural jobs, especially compared to most other communities in America, and there are quite a number of farms in town.
Grandview is a small city, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.
In Grandview, just 8.64% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.
The per capita income in Grandview in 2010 was $13,369, which is low income relative to Washington and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $53,476 for a family of four.
Grandview is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Grandview home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Grandview residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Grandview also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 77.53% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Grandview include English, French , Irish, and Scottish.
In addition, Grandview has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (29.03%).
The most common language spoken in Grandview is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Japanese.