Snohomish, WA
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Snohomish profile

Living in Snohomish

Snohomish is a somewhat small city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 10,126 people and 13 constituent neighborhoods, Snohomish is the 97th largest community in Washington.

Housing costs in Snohomish are among some of the highest in the nation, although real estate prices here don't compare to real estate prices in the most expensive communities in Washington.

Unlike some cities, Snohomish isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Snohomish are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Snohomish is a city of professionals, sales and office workers, and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Snohomish who work in management occupations (12.02%), office and administrative support (10.76%), and sales jobs (10.10%).

Also of interest is that Snohomish has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.

One downside of living in Snohomish is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Snohomish, the average commute to work is 31.75 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.

In terms of college education, Snohomish is somewhat better educated than the 21.84% who have a 4-year degree or higher in the typical US community: 25.19% of adults 25 and older in the city have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Snohomish in 2018 was $36,717, which is upper middle income relative to Washington and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $146,868 for a family of four. However, Snohomish contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

Snohomish is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Snohomish home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Snohomish residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Snohomish include German, Irish, English, Norwegian, and Italian.

The most common language spoken in Snohomish is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Tagalog.