Duvall is a somewhat small city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 8,107 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Duvall is the 110th largest community in Washington.
Duvall home prices are not only among the most expensive in Washington, but Duvall real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Duvall is a decidedly white-collar city, with fully 91.94% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Duvall is a city of managers, professionals, and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Duvall who work in management occupations (22.46%), computer science and math (12.19%), and sales jobs (11.88%).
Also of interest is that Duvall has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
A relatively large number of people in Duvall telecommute to their jobs. Overall, about 7.64% of the workforce works from home. While this may seem like a small number, as a fraction of the total workforce it ranks among the highest in the country. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.
Because of many things, Duvall is a very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Duvall really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Duvall perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
One downside of living in Duvall is that it can take a long time to commute to work. In Duvall, the average commute to work is 35.01 minutes, which is quite a bit higher than the national average.
Do you have a 4-year college degree or graduate degree? If so, you may feel right at home in Duvall. 56.84% 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 Duvall in 2018 was $58,827, which is wealthy relative to Washington and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $235,308 for a family of four.
Duvall is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Duvall home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Duvall residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Duvall include German, Irish, English, European, and Norwegian.
The most common language spoken in Duvall is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and German/Yiddish.