Woodland is a somewhat small city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 5,842 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Woodland is the 125th largest community in Washington.
Unlike some cities where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Woodland is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Woodland is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Woodland who work in office and administrative support (16.29%), maintenance occupations (8.76%), and teaching (7.13%).
Of important note, Woodland is also a city of artists. Woodland has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Woodland’s character.
Being a small city, Woodland does not have a public transit system used by locals to get to and from work.
In terms of college education, the citizens of Woodland rank slightly lower than the national average. 15.78% of adults 25 and older in Woodland 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 Woodland in 2010 was $25,633, 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 $102,532 for a family of four. However, Woodland contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Woodland is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Woodland home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Woodland residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Woodland also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 18.91% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Woodland include Irish, Italian, English, and Norwegian.
The most common language spoken in Woodland is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Japanese.