Nine Mile Falls is a somewhat small town located in the state of Washington. With a population of 7,826 people and just one neighborhood, Nine Mile Falls is the 97th largest community in Washington.
Occupations and Workforce
Unlike some towns, Nine Mile Falls isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Nine Mile Falls are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Nine Mile Falls is a town of service providers, professionals and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Nine Mile Falls who work in management occupations (12.44%), office and administrative support (10.02%) and teaching (9.35%).
Telecommuters are a relatively large percentage of the workforce: 7.84% 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
Residents will find that the town is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Nine Mile Falls is worth considering.
One downside of living in Nine Mile Falls, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 37.26 minutes every day commuting to work.