Fircrest is a small town in Washington with slightly more than 6,000 residents. It's a comfortable place to settle down, as retirees account for a greater percentage of the population (18%) here than they do nationally (14%), while young adults account for a smaller percentage of the town. Renters tend to be in the minority in the area, and 73% of residents own their homes. At $1,251 per month, the average rent is roughly on par with the state average.
Fircrest has an average commute time of about 28 minutes. Driving a vehicle is the typical means of commuting to work, chosen by 38% of commuters, while public transportation is not used much. A small percentage of residents walk to work.
Many Fircrest residents work in one of three industries: healthcare, retail, and entertainment. Combined, these industries account for 23% of the labor force in the town. Meanwhile, looking at job function, many residents work in sales, which ranks as the top career path in the town. Fircrest workers take home an average annual income of almost $75,000, slightly less than the Washington average. The town's average income, however, is nearly on par with the national average ($73,345). Fircrest has a relatively large number of residents older than 25 who have earned a Bachelor's, Master's, Professional, or Doctoral degree (28%) compared to the national average (21%).