Douglas County WA Information


Douglas County Subdivisions

Douglas County WA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 41,420
Daytime Population: Workers 14,098
Daytime Population: Residents 19,559
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 33,657
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.81
Population in Households 41,230
Population in Familes 34,942
Population in Group Qrtrs 190
Population Density2 23
Diversity Index3 67


Median Household Income $55,978
Average Household Income $72,549
Per Capita Income $26,026


Total Housing Units 17,005 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 10,145 (59.7%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,624 (27.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,236 (13.1%)
Median Home Value $236,800
Average Home Value $280,044


Total Households 14,769
Average Household Size 2.79
Family Households 10,851
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 1.04% 1.03%
Households 0.85% 0.95%
Families 0.8% 0.92%
Median Household Income   1.98%
Per Capita Income   2.61%


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, 2017 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 # 26 36th
Population Density # 24 38th
Diversity Index # 5 90th
Median Household Income # 13 69th
Per Capita Income # 25 38th

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