West Side Highway CDP, WA Profile: Facts & Data


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West Side Highway CDP, Washington - Basic Facts

The West Side Highway Census Designated Place had a population of 5,703 as of July 1, 2018. West Side Highway CDP 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 West Side Highway CDP is located at latitude 46.1822 and longitude -122.9125 in Cowlitz County. The formal boundaries for the West Side Highway Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 2.53 sq. miles and a water area of 0.13 sq. miles.

The West Side Highway Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2409567) has a U2 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place without 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 West Side Highway Census Designated Place is located within Longview-Kelso Division of Cowlitz County.

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West Side Highway CDP, WA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 5,703
Population in Households 5,642
Population in Familes 4,806
Population in Group Qrtrs 61
Population Density2 2,256
Diversity Index3 35


Median Household Income $58,266
Average Household Income $72,300
Per Capita Income $26,390


Total Housing Units 2,096 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,665 (79.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 391 (18.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 40 ( 1.9%)
Median Home Value $228,323
Average Home Value $285,568


Total Households 2,056
Average Household Size 2.74
Family Households 1,529
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 0.4% 0.65%
Households 0.32% 0.58%
Families 0.29% 0.53%
Median Household Income   3.71%
Per Capita Income   3.22%

West Side Highway CDP, WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares West Side Highway CDP 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 # 181 71st
Population Density # 135 79th
Diversity Index # 315 50th
Median Household Income # 318 49th
Per Capita Income # 421 33rd

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