Kalama is a very small city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 2,347 people and just one neighborhood, Kalama is the 178th largest community in Washington.
Occupations and Workforce
Kalama is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Kalama is a city of sales and office workers, managers and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Kalama who work in management occupations (19.32%), office and administrative support (18.54%) and sales jobs (7.61%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 14.47% 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.
Setting & Lifestyle