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Enumclaw, Washington - Basic Facts

The City of Enumclaw had a population of 11,968 as of July 1, 2017. Enumclaw ranks in the upper quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Washington. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Enumclaw is located at latitude 47.2022 and longitude -121.989 in King County. The formal boundaries for the City of Enumclaw (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.16 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles. King County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 761 feet.

The City of Enumclaw (GNIS ID: 2410448) 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 Enumclaw is located within Enumclaw Plateau Division of King County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Enumclaw 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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Enumclaw, WA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 11,968
Daytime Population: Workers 5,952
Daytime Population: Residents 5,755
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 11,707
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.98
Population in Households 11,868
Population in Familes 9,467
Population in Group Qrtrs 100
Population Density2 2,321
Diversity Index3 31


Median Household Income $65,872
Average Household Income $83,352
Per Capita Income $33,888


Total Housing Units 5,094 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,187 (62.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,690 (33.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 216 ( 4.2%)
Median Home Value $285,455
Average Home Value $343,110


Total Households 4,878
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 3,183
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 1.02% 1.01%
Households 0.83% 0.89%
Families 1.21% 0.92%
Median Household Income   3.49%
Per Capita Income   2.99%

Enumclaw, WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Enumclaw 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 # 103 84th
Population Density # 134 79th
Diversity Index # 356 44th
Median Household Income # 208 67th
Per Capita Income # 198 69th

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