Spanaway is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Spanaway Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Pierce County at latitude 47.104 and longitude -122.4346. Pierce County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 374 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Spanaway Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 8.77 sq. miles and a water area of 0.38 sq. miles.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Spanaway: Lake Park, Lakepark.Photos of the local Spanaway, WA area
Also See: Spanaway, WA ZIP Codes and ZIP Code Maps
|Population in Households||28,781|
|Population in Familes||23,807|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||24|
|Average Household Size||2.88|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||10,744 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||6,876 (64.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,127 (29.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||741 ( 6.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$201,708|
|Average Home Value||$204,024|
|Median Household Income||$58,391|
|Average Household Income||$69,515|
|Per Capita Income||$24,225|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.02%|
|Per Capita Income||2.28%|
The table below compares Spanaway 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||# 43||93rd|
|Population Density1||# 65||90th|
|Diversity Index2||# 67||89th|
|Median Household Income||# 228||64th|
|Per Capita Income||# 366||42nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Washington Census Data Comparison Tool.