Grays Harbor County WA Information


Grays Harbor County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 73,154
Daytime Population: Workers 26,332
Daytime Population: Residents 42,923
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 69,255
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.95
Population in Households 70,443
Population in Familes 54,276
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,711
Population Density2 39
Diversity Index3 45


Median Household Income $46,773
Average Household Income $59,615
Per Capita Income $23,746


Total Housing Units 35,832 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 18,986 (53.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 9,443 (26.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 7,403 (20.7%)
Median Home Value $166,702
Average Home Value $194,023


Total Households 28,429
Average Household Size 2.48
Family Households 18,316
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 0.07% 0.13%
Households -0.07% 0.05%
Families -0.13% 0.01%
Median Household Income   3.35%
Per Capita Income   3.55%


Grays Harbor County WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Grays Harbor 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 # 19 54th
Population Density # 19 54th
Diversity Index # 16 62nd
Median Household Income # 31 23rd
Per Capita Income # 34 15th

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