La Conner is a tiny coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Washington. With a population of 927 people and two constituent neighborhoods, La Conner is the 242nd largest community in Washington.
La Conner home prices are not only among the most expensive in Washington, but La Conner real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
La Conner is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, La Conner is a town of professionals, service providers, and transportation and shipping workers. There are especially a lot of people living in La Conner who work in maintenance occupations (10.49%), healthcare suport services (6.56%), and community and social services (6.56%).
La Conner is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.
The overall education level of La Conner is somewhat higher than in the average US city of 21.84%: 25.13% of adults 25 and older in the town have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in La Conner in 2010 was $24,189, which is middle income relative to Washington and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $96,756 for a family of four. However, La Conner contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call La Conner home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of La Conner residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in La Conner include Irish, Swedish, English, and Norwegian.
The most common language spoken in La Conner is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Portuguese.