Douglas County WA Information


Douglas County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 42,106
Population in Households 41,916
Population in Familes 35,711
Population in Group Qrtrs 190
Population Density1 23
Diversity Index2 68


Median Household Income $58,581
Average Household Income $76,229
Per Capita Income $27,291


Total Housing Units 17,273 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,395 (60.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,594 (26.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,284 (13.2%)
Median Home Value $257,307
Average Home Value $307,357


Total Households 14,989
Average Household Size 2.8
Family Households 11,005
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  2. 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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.11% 1.24%
Households 0.92% 1.16%
Families 0.88% 1.13%
Median Household Income   2.83%
Per Capita Income   3.1%


Douglas County WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Douglas County to the other 39 counties and county equivalents 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 # 25 38th
Population Density # 24 41st
Diversity Index # 5 90th
Median Household Income # 13 69th
Per Capita Income # 25 38th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Washington Census Data Comparison Tool.