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Inchelium, Washington - Basic Facts

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The Inchelium Census Designated Place had a population of 390 as of July 1, 2017. Inchelium ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and the upper quartile for 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 Inchelium is located at latitude 48.3594 and longitude -118.2421 in Ferry County. The formal boundaries for the Inchelium Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 26.43 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles. Ferry County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 1,568 feet.

The Inchelium Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408416) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Washington is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Inchelium Census Designated Place is located within Colville Reservation Division of Ferry County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Inchelium population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Inchelium, WA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 390
Daytime Population: Workers 141
Daytime Population: Residents 261
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 402
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.03
Population in Households 390
Population in Familes 306
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 15
Diversity Index3 58


Median Household Income $41,510
Average Household Income $53,324
Per Capita Income $20,252


Total Housing Units 175 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 97 (55.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 53 (30.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 25 (14.3%)
Median Home Value $130,000
Average Home Value $165,625


Total Households 150
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 101
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population -0.65% -0.83%
Households -0.63% -0.81%
Families -0.27% -0.8%
Median Household Income   2.53%
Per Capita Income   2.76%

Inchelium, WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Inchelium 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 492 22nd
Population Density # 620 1st
Diversity Index # 133 79th
Median Household Income # 520 17th
Per Capita Income # 568 10th

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