Alger is the common name for the community and surrounding area while the formal official name is the Alger Census Designated Place.
It is a community or populated place (Class Code U5) located in Skagit County at latitude 48.6198 and longitude -122.3413. Skagit County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 272 feet.
The formal boundaries for the Alger Census Designated Place (see map) encompass a land area of 2.61 sq. miles and a water area of 0.01 sq. miles.Photos of the local Alger, WA area
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|Population in Households||411|
|Population in Familes||340|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Average Household Size||2.48|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||181 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||138 (76.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||28 (15.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||15 ( 8.3%)|
|Median Home Value||$289,773|
|Average Home Value||$305,755|
|Median Household Income||$87,086|
|Average Household Income||$97,468|
|Per Capita Income||$38,783|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.69%|
|Per Capita Income||3.01%|
The table below compares Alger 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||# 492||22nd|
|Population Density1||# 552||12th|
|Diversity Index2||# 442||30th|
|Median Household Income||# 71||89th|
|Per Capita Income||# 75||88th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Washington Census Data Comparison Tool.