Kapowsin is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Kapowsin Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Pierce County at latitude 46.9857 and longitude -122.2257. Pierce County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 643 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Kapowsin Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 4.12 sq. miles and a water area of 1.01 sq. miles.Photos of the local Kapowsin, WA area
Also See: Kapowsin, WA ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||346|
|Population in Familes||291|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.39|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||179 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||122 (68.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||23 (12.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||34 (19.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$264,286|
|Average Home Value||$297,131|
|Median Household Income||$66,303|
|Average Household Income||$77,048|
|Per Capita Income||$29,966|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.86%|
|Per Capita Income||2.01%|
The table below compares Kapowsin 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.
|Total Population||# 504||20th|
|Population Density1||# 583||7th|
|Diversity Index2||# 414||35th|
|Median Household Income||# 174||72nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 204||68th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Washington Census Data Comparison Tool.