The table below compares Cowlitz County to the other 39 counties and county equivalents 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.
|Total Population||# 12||72nd|
|Population Density1||# 12||72nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 26||36th|
|Median Household Income||# 22||46th|
|Per Capita Income||# 27||33rd|
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|Population in Households||102,226|
|Population in Familes||81,691|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||1,207|
|Average Household Size||2.51|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||44,081 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||26,221 (59.5%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||14,539 (33.0%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||3,321 ( 7.5%)|
|Median Home Value||$177,193|
|Average Home Value||$199,227|
|Median Household Income||$44,196|
|Average Household Income||$56,912|
|Per Capita Income||$22,591|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.54%|
|Per Capita Income||2.6%|
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