Washougal, WA Profile: Facts & Data


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Washougal, Washington - Basic Facts

The City of Washougal had a population of 16,399 as of July 1, 2018. Washougal 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 Washougal is located at latitude 45.5811 and longitude -122.3431 in Clark County. The formal boundaries for the City of Washougal (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.47 sq. miles and a water area of 0.88 sq. miles. Clark County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 75 feet.

The City of Washougal (GNIS ID: 2412189) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Washington is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Washougal is located within Camas Division of Clark County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Washougal: Parker's Landing, Point Vancouver, Washoughally Camp.

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


Total Population 16,399
Population in Households 16,389
Population in Familes 13,793
Population in Group Qrtrs 10
Population Density2 2,999
Diversity Index3 31


Median Household Income $75,235
Average Household Income $97,443
Per Capita Income $35,572


Total Housing Units 6,416 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 4,459 (69.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,570 (24.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 388 ( 6.0%)
Median Home Value $319,610
Average Home Value $378,397


Total Households 6,028
Average Household Size 2.72
Family Households 4,435
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 1.85% 1.7%
Households 1.67% 1.64%
Families 1.8% 1.62%
Median Household Income   2.8%
Per Capita Income   3.28%

Washougal, WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Washougal 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 # 84 87th
Population Density # 90 86th
Diversity Index # 364 42nd
Median Household Income # 180 71st
Per Capita Income # 196 69th

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