Garfield County WA Information


Garfield County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 2,268
Daytime Population: Workers 903
Daytime Population: Residents 1,214
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,117
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.93
Population in Households 2,232
Population in Familes 1,807
Population in Group Qrtrs 36
Population Density2 3
Diversity Index3 26


Median Household Income $50,925
Average Household Income $61,842
Per Capita Income $27,465


Total Housing Units 1,240 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 726 (58.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 268 (21.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 246 (19.8%)
Median Home Value $143,388
Average Home Value $165,461


Total Households 994
Average Household Size 2.25
Family Households 650
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 0.01% -0.13%
Households 0.07% -0.1%
Families 0.0% -0.09%
Median Household Income   1.29%
Per Capita Income   2.05%


Garfield County WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Garfield 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 # 39 3rd
Population Density # 39 3rd
Diversity Index # 34 15th
Median Household Income # 20 51st
Per Capita Income # 19 54th

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