A town located in Oregon, Milwaukie has a population of slightly more than 21,000. At an average age of just under 41, the city's population is a bit older than other cities in the state, which has an average age of 39. Home ownership is more common than renting in Milwaukie, and 40% of residents rent. At $1,114/month, the average rent is roughly equal to the state average.
Twenty-four percent of Milwaukie residents over the age of 25 have a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree. Milwaukie residents have a wide range of industries from which to choose. The four most common are healthcare, retail, manufacturing, and entertainment. Together, these industries account for 28% of the city's workforce. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many residents work in sales, as 9% of the city's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any field. With an average annual income of just over $70,000, Milwaukie workers take home about the same as the average Oregon resident. Milwaukie's average income also is fairly on par with the national average ($73,345).
Milwaukie has an average commute time of about 28 minutes, slower than the state average of about 25 minutes. Driving is the prevailing way to get to work, chosen by 42% of commuters, while public transit is used by just 3% of the city. Walking isn't a common means of commuting to work.