Bothell is a medium-sized city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 47,415 people and 19 constituent neighborhoods, Bothell is the 30th largest community in Washington.
Bothell home prices are not only among the most expensive in Washington, but Bothell real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Bothell is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 87.19% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Bothell is a city of professionals, managers, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Bothell who work in management occupations (12.69%), computer science and math (11.78%), and office and administrative support (10.40%).
Also of interest is that Bothell has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
One downside of living in Bothell, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 31.98 minutes every day commuting to work. However, local public transit is widely used. For those who would prefer to avoid driving entirely and leave their car at home, it may be an option to use the transit instead.
For the size of the city, public transportation in Bothell is quite heavily used. Mostly, people who use it for their daily commute are taking the bus. For Bothell, the benefits are reduced air pollution and congestion on the highways.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Bothell. 52.66% of adults here have a 4-year degree or graduate degree, whereas the national average for all cities and towns is just 21.84%.
The per capita income in Bothell in 2018 was $46,507, which is wealthy relative to Washington and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $186,028 for a family of four. However, Bothell contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Bothell is an extremely ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Bothell home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Bothell residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Bothell also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 10.45% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Bothell include German, English, Irish, Norwegian, and Italian.
In addition, Bothell has a lot of people living here who were born outside of the US (21.37%).
The most common language spoken in Bothell is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Chinese.