Lake McMurray, WA Profile: Facts, Map & Data


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Lake McMurray, Washington - Basic Facts

The Lake McMurray Census Designated Place had a population of 198 as of July 1, 2017. Lake McMurray ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Washington. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Lake McMurray is located at latitude 48.3109 and longitude -122.2343 in Skagit County. The formal boundaries for the Lake McMurray Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.81 sq. miles and a water area of 0.22 sq. miles. Skagit County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 269 feet.

The Lake McMurray Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408543) 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 Lake McMurray Census Designated Place is located within Conway Division of Skagit County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Lake McMurray population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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Lake McMurray, WA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 198
Daytime Population: Workers 21
Daytime Population: Residents 100
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 121
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.61
Population in Households 195
Population in Familes 166
Population in Group Qrtrs 3
Population Density2 244
Diversity Index3 27


Median Household Income $75,000
Average Household Income $100,814
Per Capita Income $37,977


Total Housing Units 110 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 68 (61.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 15 (13.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 27 (24.5%)
Median Home Value $392,857
Average Home Value $517,164


Total Households 83
Average Household Size 2.35
Family Households 62
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.43% 0.5%
Households 0.34% 0.24%
Families 0.45% 0.32%
Median Household Income   1.89%
Per Capita Income   2.95%

Lake McMurray, WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lake McMurray to the other 627 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 558 11th
Population Density # 517 18th
Diversity Index # 421 34th
Median Household Income # 163 74th
Per Capita Income # 133 79th

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