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McKenna, Washington - Basic Facts

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

It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Pierce County at latitude 46.9348 and longitude -122.5565. Pierce County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 308 feet.

The formal boundaries for the McKenna Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 1.08 sq. miles and a water area of 0.04 sq. miles.

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Also See: Yelm, WA ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps

McKenna, WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares McKenna 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 # 425 32nd
Population Density1 # 375 40th
Diversity Index2 # 385 39th
Median Household Income # 136 79th
Per Capita Income # 171 73rd

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

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

POPULATION

Total Population 721
Population in Households 691
Population in Familes 606
Population in Group Qrtrs 30
Population Density1 669
Diversity Index2 28
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 240
Average Household Size 2.88
Family Households 190
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 256 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 197 (77.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 43 (16.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 16 ( 6.2%)
Median Home Value $297,500
Average Home Value $321,954
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $74,588
Average Household Income $86,122
Per Capita Income $31,601
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.16% 0.44%
Households 0.4% 0.58%
Families 1.68% 0.52%
Median Household Income   1.97%
Per Capita Income   1.83%
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.

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