Douglas is a somewhat small city located in the state of Wyoming. With a population of 6,364 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Douglas is the 16th largest community in Wyoming.
When you are in Douglas, you'll notice that it is more blue-collar than most other communities in America. 40.03% of Douglas’s employed work in blue-collar jobs, while America averages only 27.7% that do. Overall, Douglas is a city of sales and office workers, construction workers and builders, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Douglas who work in office and administrative support (14.07%), management occupations (8.41%), and food service (6.70%).
Even though Douglas is a smaller city, it has many people who hop on public transportation – mostly the bus for their daily commute to work. Typically, these people are commuting to good jobs in the surrounding cities.
The citizens of Douglas are slightly less educated than the national average of 21.84% for the average city or town: 14.96% of adults in Douglas have a bachelor's degree or advanced degree
The per capita income in Douglas in 2018 was $30,685, which is middle income relative to Wyoming, and upper middle income relative to the rest of the US. This equates to an annual income of $122,740 for a family of four. However, Douglas contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Douglas is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Douglas home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Douglas residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Douglas also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.31% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Douglas include German, Irish, English, Norwegian, and Italian.
The most common language spoken in Douglas is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Italian.