Mukilteo is a medium-sized coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Washington. With a population of 21,462 people and five constituent neighborhoods, Mukilteo is the 49th largest community in Washington.
Mukilteo home prices are not only among the most expensive in Washington, but Mukilteo real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Mukilteo is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.17% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Mukilteo is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Mukilteo who work in management occupations (14.43%), sales jobs (13.53%), and architecture and engineering (12.85%).
Also of interest is that Mukilteo has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Mukilteo 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. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.
Like elsewhere in America, most people in Mukilteo use a private automobile to get to work. But notably, a substantial number of Mukilteo‘s citizens do make use of public transit in their daily commute, primarily riding the bus. This helps more people get to work with less air pollution, and require fewer highways to get them there.
If knowledge is power, Mukilteo is a pretty powerful place. 50.01% of the adults in Mukilteo have earned a 4-year college degree, masters degree, MD, law degree, or even PhD. Compare that to the national average of 21.84% for all cities and towns.
The per capita income in Mukilteo in 2010 was $44,690, which is wealthy relative to Washington and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $178,760 for a family of four.
Mukilteo is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Mukilteo home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Mukilteo residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Mukilteo include English, Irish, Norwegian, and Italian.
Mukilteo also has a high percentage of its population that was born in another country: 20.42%.
The most common language spoken in Mukilteo is English. Other important languages spoken here include Korean and Spanish.