Clallam County WA Information


Clallam County Subdivisions

Clallam County WA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 74,157
Population in Households 72,258
Population in Familes 55,149
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,899
Population Density1 43
Diversity Index2 35


Total Households 32,293
Average Household Size 2.24
Family Households 20,219
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 37,215 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 22,780 (61.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,513 (25.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 4,922 (13.2%)
Median Home Value $246,099
Average Home Value $289,789


Median Household Income $46,990
Average Household Income $61,168
Per Capita Income $27,093
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.61% 0.69%
Households 0.49% 0.62%
Families 0.41% 0.57%
Median Household Income   2.32%
Per Capita Income   1.88%
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.


Clallam County WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Clallam County to the other 39 counties and county equivalents in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 18 56th
Population Density1 # 18 56th
Diversity Index2 # 28 31st
Median Household Income # 21 49th
Per Capita Income # 17 59th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Washington Census Data Comparison Tool.