Tualatin, Oregon is a town with a population of slightly more than 27,000. The city's population, with an average age of just over 37, skews younger than most cities in Oregon. Renters tend to be in the minority in Tualatin, and 55% of residents own their homes. Relatively high rent costs may play a role, as the average rent of $1,208 per month is substantially higher than the state average of $1,077.
Compared to the national average (7%), Tualatin has a relatively large percentage of residents over the age of 25 with advanced degrees, as 9% possess a Master's degree or a Doctorate. In addition, 19% have earned a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average. If you're looking for a variety of career options, Tualatin has you covered. The five most common industries are retail, manufacturing, healthcare, scientific, and entertainment. Together, these industries make up 33% of the city's workforce. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many workers in these industries are in management, making it the top field in the city. With an average annual income of just over $89K, Tualatin workers bring in around $19,000 more than the average Oregon resident. Tualatin's average income also compares favorably to the national average ($73,345).
Tualatin residents have an average commute of about 25 minutes. Driving is the most common means of commuting to work, chosen by 46% of workers, while public transportation isn't used extensively. A small percentage of workers commute on foot.