The City of Wenatchee had a population of 33,687 as of July 1, 2017. Wenatchee ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Washington. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Wenatchee is located at latitude 47.4256 and longitude -120.3287 in Chelan County. The formal boundaries for the City of Wenatchee (see map below) encompass a land area of 7.86 sq. miles and a water area of 0.27 sq. miles. Chelan County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 669 feet.
The City of Wenatchee (GNIS ID: 2412212) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Washington is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Wenatchee is located within Wenatchee Division of Chelan County.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Wenatchee population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Wenatchee: Wenache, Wenatche.
|Daytime Population: Workers||24,687|
|Daytime Population: Residents||15,684|
|Total Daytime Population (TDP)||40,371|
|Ratio TDP/Total Population1||1.20|
|Population in Households||33,081|
|Population in Familes||25,830|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||606|
|Median Household Income||$48,844|
|Average Household Income||$68,953|
|Per Capita Income||$27,058|
|Total Housing Units||14,018 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||7,102 (50.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||5,826 (41.6%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||1,089 ( 7.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$226,190|
|Average Home Value||$270,090|
|Average Household Size||2.56|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.47%|
|Per Capita Income||2.43%|
The table below compares Wenatchee to the other 627 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 36||94th|
|Population Density||# 32||95th|
|Diversity Index||# 71||89th|
|Median Household Income||# 427||32nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 354||44th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Washington Census Data Comparison Tool.