Othello is a somewhat small city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 7,809 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Othello is the 100th largest community in Washington.
When you are in Othello, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 47.95% of Othello’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Othello is a city of farmers, fishers, or foresters, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Othello who work in farm management occupations (23.91%), office and administrative support (12.12%), and teaching (10.52%).
Another important characteristic of Othello is that a lot of people work in agricultural jobs, especially compared to most other communities in America, and there are quite a number of farms in town.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Othello rank slightly lower than the national average. 13.34% of adults 25 and older in Othello have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree, while 21.84% of adults have a 4-year degree or higher in the average American community.
The per capita income in Othello in 2010 was $15,485, which is low income relative to Washington and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $61,940 for a family of four.
Othello is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Othello home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. People of Hispanic or Latino origin are the most prevalent group in Othello, accounting for 75.72% of the city’s residents (people of Hispanic or Latino origin can be of any race). The greatest number of Othello residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Othello include Irish, English, Danish, and Swedish.
In addition, Othello has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (28.14%).
The most common language spoken in Othello is Spanish. Other important languages spoken here include English and Tagalog.