Tenino, WA Profile: Facts, Map & Data

Advertisement

Tenino Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Tenino Content

Also See: Tenino, WA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Tenino, Washington - Basic Facts

The City of Tenino is an incorporated place (Class Code P1) located in Thurston County at latitude 46.8538 and longitude -122.8604. Thurston County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 285 feet.

The formal official name is the City of Tenino, but most people and references simply refer to it as Tenino, Washington.

The P1 Census Class Code for Tenino indicates a populated place that is also an incorporated place with the same name and the same census code. The Incorporated Place has a Functional Status Code "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

The formal boundaries for the City of Tenino (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.44 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.

City of Tenino, WA Boundary Map

Advertisement

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | WA Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Thurston South Division | Thurston County | Washington Counties

Search the map for:
Advertisement

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

POPULATION

Total Population 1,709
Population in Households 1,709
Population in Familes 1,330
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 1,189
Diversity Index2 32
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 702
Average Household Size 2.43
Family Households 448
Average Family Size 3

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 756 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 468 (61.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 235 (31.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 54 ( 7.1%)
Median Home Value $166,193
Average Home Value $174,034
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $52,266
Average Household Income $64,358
Per Capita Income $26,415
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)

GROWTH RATES

2010-2014 2014-2019
Population 0.19% 0.57%
Households 0.37% 0.65%
Families 0.42% 0.53%
Median Household Income   1.91%
Per Capita Income   3.12%
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.

Advertisement

Tenino, WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tenino 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 # 331 47th
Population Density1 # 249 61st
Diversity Index2 # 322 49th
Median Household Income # 322 49th
Per Capita Income # 291 54th

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