Ferry County WA Information


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  1. Ferry County 2019 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates forFerry County (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
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Ferry County WA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)


Total Population 7,704
Population in Households 7,452
Population in Familes 5,770
Population in Group Qrtrs 252
Population Density 4
Diversity Index1 47


Median Household Income $46,037
Average Household Income $61,511
Per Capita Income $26,340
Wealth Index3 61


Total Housing Units 4,564 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,329 (51.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 963 (21.1%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,272 (27.9%)
Median Home Value $216,395
Housing Affordability Index2 105


Total Households 3,292
Average Household Size 2.26
Family Households 2,124
Average Family Size 3
  1. 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.
  2. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  3. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.


2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 0.22% 0.31%
Households 0.34% 0.39%
Families 0.28% 0.36%
Median Household Income   1.68%
Per Capita Income   1.58%


Ferry County WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Ferry County to the other 39 counties and county equivalents in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 36 10th
Population Density # 38 5th
Diversity Index # 15 64th
Median Household Income # 33 18th
Per Capita Income # 25 38th

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