A town located in Washington, Lynnwood has a population of slightly less than 37,000. The city's population, at an average age of just over 39, is middle-of-the-pack compared to other cities in Washington, which has an average age of 38. By a small 54%-46% margin, homeowners slightly outnumber renters in Lynnwood. At $1,149/month, the average rent is roughly equal to the state average.
Averaging about 34 minutes, Lynnwood's commute time is slower than the state average of about 29 minutes. Driving a car or truck is the most common way to get to work, chosen by 40% of workers, while public transportation is used by only 5% of the population. Relatively few workers commute on foot.
Lynnwood has a large number of residents older than 25 with an Associate's degree (8%) compared to the national average (5%). Further, 14% have earned a Bachelor's degree and 5% possess a Master's degree or Doctorate. There are three primary industries in Lynnwood: retail, healthcare, and manufacturing. Together, these industries make up 21% of the workforce in the city. 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. Lynnwood workers earn an average annual income of just over $72,000, about $10,000 less than their peers elsewhere in Washington. Lynnwood's average income, however, is just about on par with the national average of $73,345.