Kenmore, Washington is a town with approximately 22,000 residents. The city's population, at an average age of just under 39, ranks around the middle compared to other cities in the state, which has an average age of 38. Renters tend to be in the minority in Kenmore, and 71% of residents own their homes. The average rent for Kenmore is $177 a month more than the state average.
With an average commute time of about 37 minutes, slower than most cities in Washington, Kenmore residents find that it takes some patience traveling to work. Driving a car or truck is the most common mode of getting to work, chosen by 39% of commuters, while public transportation is used by just 6% of the city. Walking isn't a common method of commuting to work.
If you're looking for a variety of career options, Kenmore has you covered. The five most common industries are scientific, healthcare, retail, manufacturing, and education. Together, these industries make up 34% of the workforce in the city. Meanwhile, in terms of job function, many workers in these industries are in management, as 10% of the city's population reports this as their field of work, the highest number of any profession. With an average annual income of about $107K, Kenmore workers take home about $25,000 more than their peers elsewhere in Washington. The city's average income also compares favorably to the national average of $73,345. Kenmore has a large concentration of residents older than 25 who have advanced degrees compared to the national average (7%), as 13% possess a Master's degree or a Doctorate. Furthermore, 24% have earned a Bachelor's degree, which also outpaces the national average.