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Bay View, Washington - Basic Facts

The Bay View Census Designated Place had a population of 733 as of July 1, 2016. Bay View ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Washington. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Bay View is located at latitude 48.487 and longitude -122.4626 in Skagit County. The formal boundaries for the Bay View Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.6 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Skagit County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 16 feet.

The Bay View Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2407809) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Washington is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Bay View Census Designated Place is located within Bay View Division of Skagit County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Bay View population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Bay View: Bayview.

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Bay View, WA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 733
Population in Households 730
Population in Familes 630
Population in Group Qrtrs 3
Population Density1 282
Diversity Index2 23


Total Households 309
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 228
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 342 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 269 (78.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 40 (11.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 33 ( 9.6%)
Median Home Value $455,000
Average Home Value $564,366


Median Household Income $83,975
Average Household Income $118,037
Per Capita Income $47,299
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.83% 1.02%
Households 0.74% 0.89%
Families 1.17% 0.86%
Median Household Income   1.06%
Per Capita Income   1.35%
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.

Bay View, WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bay View to the other 627 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 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 # 424 33rd
Population Density1 # 497 21st
Diversity Index2 # 491 22nd
Median Household Income # 96 85th
Per Capita Income # 41 94th

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