Kettle Falls is a very small city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 1,597 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Kettle Falls is the 207th largest community in Washington.
Kettle Falls is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Kettle Falls is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Kettle Falls who work in teaching (11.85%), sales jobs (10.37%), and management occupations (9.26%).
Also of interest is that Kettle Falls has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One of the benefits of Kettle Falls is that there is very little traffic. The average commute to work is 15.82 minutes, which is substantially less than the national average. Not only does this mean that the drive to work is less aggravating, but noise and pollution levels are lower as a result.
In terms of college education, Kettle Falls is nearly on par with the US average for all cities of 21.84%: 18.60% of adults 25 and older in Kettle Falls have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree.
The per capita income in Kettle Falls in 2010 was $22,769, which is middle income relative to Washington and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $91,076 for a family of four.
The people who call Kettle Falls home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Kettle Falls residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in Kettle Falls include Irish, English, European, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Kettle Falls is English. Other important languages spoken here include French and African languages.