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Hockinson, Washington - Basic Facts

Hockinson is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Hockinson Census Designated Place.

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Clark County at latitude 45.7379 and longitude -122.487. Clark County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 305 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Hockinson Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 13.78 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

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Hockinson, WA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2014)


Total Population 4,972
Population in Households 4,940
Population in Familes 4,475
Population in Group Qrtrs 32
Population Density1 355
Diversity Index2 19


Total Households 1,613
Average Household Size 3.06
Family Households 1,329
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,698 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,378 (81.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 235 (13.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 85 ( 5.0%)
Median Home Value $357,518
Average Home Value $386,775


Median Household Income $100,258
Average Household Income $110,940
Per Capita Income $36,880
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.98% 1.41%
Households 1.08% 1.47%
Families 0.16% 1.39%
Median Household Income   2.23%
Per Capita Income   3.35%
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.


Hockinson, WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Hockinson to the other 628 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 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 # 196 69th
Population Density1 # 467 26th
Diversity Index2 # 558 11th
Median Household Income # 40 94th
Per Capita Income # 95 85th

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