Shelton, WA Micropolitan Statistical Area WA Demographic Data and Boundary Map


Shelton, WA Micropolitan Statistical Area Boundary Map

Shelton, WA Micropolitan Statistical Area Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 61,342
Population in Households 58,818
Population in Familes 46,312
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,524
Population Density1 64
Diversity Index2 41


Total Households 24,100
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 16,165
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 33,815 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 18,404 (54.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 5,696 (16.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 9,715 (28.7%)
Median Home Value $227,452
Average Home Value $268,694


Median Household Income $50,143
Average Household Income $61,091
Per Capita Income $24,738
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.17% 0.03%
Households 0.18% 0.06%
Families 0.11% 0.03%
Median Household Income   1.81%
Per Capita Income   2.04%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.