Snohomish, WA

Snohomish profile

Living in Snohomish

Snohomish is a somewhat small city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 10,154 people and 12 constituent neighborhoods, Snohomish is the 91st 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 where white-collar or blue-collar occupations dominate the local economy, Snohomish is neither predominantly one nor the other. Instead, it has a mixed workforce 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 office and administrative support (11.98%), management occupations (10.31%), and sales jobs (9.57%).

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.

In Snohomish, however, the average commute to work is quite long. On average, people spend 31.10 minutes each day getting to work, which is significantly higher than the national average.

The education level of Snohomish citizens is a little higher than the average for US cities and towns: 23.91% of adults in Snohomish have at least a bachelor's degree.

The per capita income in Snohomish in 2018 was $34,779, which is upper middle income relative to Washington and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $139,116 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 Korean.