Also See: Kelso, WA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps
The West Side Highway CDP(1) (historical) had a population of 5,736 as of July 1, 2021. West Side Highway 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 is located at latitude 46.184 and longitude -122.9178 in Cowlitz County. The formal boundaries for the West Side Highway Census Designated Place (historical) 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 (historical) has a X0 Census Class Code which indicates deleted feature that was a non-governmental entity. 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 (historical) is located within Longview-Kelso Division of Cowlitz County.
Alternate Unofficial Names for West Side Highway: West Side Highway CDP.
|Total Population||5,736 (100%)|
|Population in Households||5,674 (98.9%)|
|Population in Families||4,787 (83.5%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||62 ( 1.1%)|
|Median Household Income||$73,198|
|Average Household Income||$84,069|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||14%|
|Per Capita Income||$30,657|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||2,152 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||1,678 (78.0%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||414 (19.2%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||59 ( 2.7%)|
|Median Home Value||$246,227|
|Average Home Value||$252,114|
|Housing Affordability Index3||155|
|Average Household Size||2.71|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.49%|
|Per Capita Income||2.55%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.79%|
The table below compares West Side Highway to the other 625 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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.
|Total Population||# 183||71st|
|Population Density||# 141||78th|
|Median Household Income||# 269||57th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 521||83rd|
|Per Capita Income||# 380||39th|
|Diversity Index||# 313||50th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Washington Census Data Comparison Tool.