North Bend is a somewhat small city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 6,679 people and two constituent neighborhoods, North Bend is the 122nd largest community in Washington.
North Bend home prices are not only among the most expensive in Washington, but North Bend real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
North Bend is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 85.47% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, North Bend is a city of sales and office workers, service providers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in North Bend who work in management occupations (16.01%), sales jobs (12.84%), and food service (10.25%).
Also of interest is that North Bend has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
The population of North Bend is very well educated relative to most cities and towns in the nation, where the average community has 21.84% of its adult population holding a 4-year degree or higher: 38.85% of adults in North Bend have a bachelor's degree or even advanced degree.
The per capita income in North Bend in 2010 was $36,460, which is wealthy relative to Washington and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $145,840 for a family of four. However, North Bend contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
The people who call North Bend home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of North Bend residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Important ancestries of people in North Bend include German, Irish, Norwegian, and French .
The most common language spoken in North Bend is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.