Enumclaw is a somewhat small city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 12,190 people and four constituent neighborhoods, Enumclaw is the 79th largest community in Washington.
Housing costs in Enumclaw 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.
Enumclaw is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Enumclaw is a city of sales and office workers, professionals, and service providers. There are especially a lot of people living in Enumclaw who work in office and administrative support (14.40%), sales jobs (8.91%), and teaching (8.03%).
One downside of living in Enumclaw, however, is that residents on average have to contend with a long commute, spending on average 33.94 minutes every day commuting to work.
The population of Enumclaw overall has a level of education that is slightly above the US average for all US cities and towns of 21.84%. Of adults 25 and older in Enumclaw, 23.60% have at least a bachelor's degree.
The per capita income in Enumclaw in 2018 was $34,876, which is upper middle income relative to Washington and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $139,504 for a family of four. However, Enumclaw contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.
Enumclaw is a somewhat ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Enumclaw home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Enumclaw residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Enumclaw also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 13.32% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Enumclaw include German, English, Irish, Norwegian, and Swedish.
The most common language spoken in Enumclaw is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Other Asian languages.