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Okanogan, Washington - Basic Facts

The City of Okanogan had a population of 2,545 as of July 1, 2016. Okanogan ranks in 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 Okanogan is located at latitude 48.3686 and longitude -119.577 in Okanogan County. The formal boundaries for the City of Okanogan (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.99 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Okanogan County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 840 feet.

The City of Okanogan (GNIS ID: 2411309) 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 Okanogan is located within Okanogan Division of Okanogan County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Okanogan population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Okanogan: Alma.

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


Total Population 2,545
Population in Households 2,388
Population in Familes 1,849
Population in Group Qrtrs 157
Population Density1 1,279
Diversity Index2 57


Total Households 990
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 641
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 1,102 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 582 (52.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 408 (37.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 112 (10.2%)
Median Home Value $149,816
Average Home Value $180,317


Median Household Income $42,009
Average Household Income $53,314
Per Capita Income $22,289
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population -0.34% -0.19%
Households -0.16% -0.14%
Families 0.23% -0.13%
Median Household Income   2.06%
Per Capita Income   1.67%
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.

Okanogan, WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Okanogan to the other 627 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 277 56th
Population Density1 # 236 63rd
Diversity Index2 # 134 79th
Median Household Income # 481 23rd
Per Capita Income # 485 23rd

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