Selah is a somewhat small city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 7,682 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Selah is the 104th largest community in Washington.
Unlike some cities, Selah isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Selah are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Selah is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Selah who work in office and administrative support (14.23%), sales jobs (12.54%), and management occupations (11.86%).
Residents of the city have the good fortune of having one of the shortest daily commutes compared to the rest of the country. On average, they spend only 18.47 minutes getting to work every day.
Selah 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 education level of Selah citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 30.49% of adults in Selah have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Selah in 2010 was $25,508, which is middle income relative to Washington, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $102,032 for a family of four. However, Selah contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Selah is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Selah home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Selah residents report their race to be White, followed by Black or African-American. Selah also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 16.84% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Selah include Irish, English, Norwegian, and French .
The most common language spoken in Selah is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.