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Willapa, Washington - Basic Facts

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

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Pacific County at latitude 46.6748 and longitude -123.6663. Pacific County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 26 feet.

The formal boundaries for the Willapa Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 0.28 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Willapa: Old Willapa.

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


Total Population 220
Population in Households 220
Population in Familes 182
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 791
Diversity Index2 24


Total Households 86
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 60
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 97 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 72 (74.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 14 (14.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 11 (11.3%)
Median Home Value $151,786
Average Home Value $170,423


Median Household Income $52,335
Average Household Income $62,256
Per Capita Income $25,841
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 1.1% 0.27%
Households 1.42% 0.23%
Families -0.77% 0.33%
Median Household Income   2.74%
Per Capita Income   1.97%
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.


Willapa, WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Willapa 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 # 545 13th
Population Density1 # 338 46th
Diversity Index2 # 451 29th
Median Household Income # 321 49th
Per Capita Income # 309 51st

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