Lake Shore, WA Profile: Facts & Data


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Lake Shore, Washington - Basic Facts

The Lake Shore Census Designated Place had a population of 7,217 as of July 1, 2018. Lake Shore ranks in the upper 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 Shore is located at latitude 45.6911 and longitude -122.6912 in Clark County. The formal boundaries for the Lake Shore Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.64 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Clark County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 220 feet.

The Lake Shore Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408552) 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 Shore Census Designated Place is located within Vancouver Division of Clark County.

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Lake Shore, WA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 7,217
Population in Households 7,201
Population in Familes 6,304
Population in Group Qrtrs 16
Population Density2 4,400
Diversity Index3 31


Median Household Income $87,857
Average Household Income $118,501
Per Capita Income $43,331


Total Housing Units 2,758 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,309 (83.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 345 (12.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 103 ( 3.7%)
Median Home Value $292,265
Average Home Value $340,602


Total Households 2,655
Average Household Size 2.71
Family Households 2,080
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 1.14% 1.26%
Households 0.99% 1.17%
Families 0.96% 1.16%
Median Household Income   2.88%
Per Capita Income   2.78%

Lake Shore, WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lake Shore to the other 627 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 157 75th
Population Density # 28 96th
Diversity Index # 358 43rd
Median Household Income # 109 83rd
Per Capita Income # 96 85th

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