Medical Lake is a somewhat small city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 4,952 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Medical Lake is the 127th largest community in Washington.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Medical Lake is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Medical Lake is a city of sales and office workers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Medical Lake who work in office and administrative support (22.52%), management occupations (15.28%), and healthcare (7.84%).
Medical Lake is home to a number of people employed in the armed forces. When you visit or walk around Medical Lake, some of the people you will bump into will be military people In and out of uniform, jogging, shopping and generally out and about town.
Medical Lake 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.
The overall education level of Medical Lake citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 32.54% of adults in Medical Lake have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Medical Lake in 2010 was $26,923, which is middle income relative to Washington and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $107,692 for a family of four. However, Medical Lake contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Medical Lake is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Medical Lake home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Medical Lake residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Medical Lake include German, English, Irish, Polish, and Welsh.
The most common language spoken in Medical Lake is English. Other important languages spoken here include Italian and Spanish.