Soap Lake, WA Profile: Facts & Data

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Soap Lake, Washington - Basic Facts

The City of Soap Lake had a population of 1,574 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Soap Lake is located at latitude 47.3884 and longitude -119.4906 in Grant County. The formal boundaries for the City of Soap Lake (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.3 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Grant County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 1,106 feet.

The City of Soap Lake (GNIS ID: 2411918) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Washington is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Soap Lake is located within Ephrata-Soap Lake Division of Grant County.


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Soap Lake, WA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 1,574
Population in Households 1,529
Population in Familes 1,025
Population in Group Qrtrs 45
Population Density2 1,214
Diversity Index3 47
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $27,004
Average Household Income $36,685
Per Capita Income $18,331

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,014 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 427 (42.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 333 (32.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 254 (25.0%)
Median Home Value $93,116
Average Home Value $110,748
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 760
Average Household Size 2.01
Family Households 363
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.23% 0.15%
Households 0.11% 0.08%
Families 0.2% 0.0%
Median Household Income   1.04%
Per Capita Income   2.38%

Soap Lake, WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Soap Lake to the other 627 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 348 45th
Population Density # 252 60th
Diversity Index # 217 66th
Median Household Income # 626 0th
Per Capita Income # 592 6th

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