Edgewood is a somewhat small city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 13,053 people and two constituent neighborhoods, Edgewood is the 87th largest community in Washington.
Edgewood home prices are not only among the most expensive in Washington, but Edgewood real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Edgewood is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Edgewood is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Edgewood who work in office and administrative support (11.28%), sales jobs (11.03%), and management occupations (10.46%).
Because of many things, Edgewood 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, Edgewood really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Edgewood 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.
The overall education level of Edgewood citizens is substantially higher than the typical US community, as 31.42% of adults in Edgewood have at least a bachelor's degree, and the average American community has 21.84%.
The per capita income in Edgewood in 2018 was $40,480, which is wealthy relative to Washington and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $161,920 for a family of four.
Edgewood is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Edgewood home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Edgewood residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Edgewood include German, English, Irish, Norwegian, and French.
The most common language spoken in Edgewood is English. Other important languages spoken here include Russian and Spanish.