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Touchet, Washington - Basic Facts

The Touchet Census Designated Place had a population of 459 as of July 1, 2016. Touchet ranks in the upper quartile for 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 Touchet is located at latitude 46.0411 and longitude -118.6724 in Walla Walla County. The formal boundaries for the Touchet Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.22 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Walla Walla County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 443 feet.

The Touchet Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2409342) 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 Touchet Census Designated Place is located within Touchet Division of Walla Walla County.

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

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


Total Population 459
Population in Households 459
Population in Familes 399
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 378
Diversity Index2 56


Total Households 164
Average Household Size 2.8
Family Households 125
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 175 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 119 (68.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 44 (25.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 11 ( 6.3%)
Median Home Value $218,056
Average Home Value $281,723


Median Household Income $52,309
Average Household Income $62,432
Per Capita Income $22,548
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 1.39% 1.19%
Households 1.44% 1.19%
Families 1.77% 1.1%
Median Household Income   3.09%
Per Capita Income   1.54%
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.

Touchet, WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Touchet 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 # 478 24th
Population Density1 # 452 28th
Diversity Index2 # 140 78th
Median Household Income # 343 45th
Per Capita Income # 477 24th

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