Pacific Beach, WA Profile: Facts & Data


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Pacific Beach, Washington - Basic Facts

The Pacific Beach Census Designated Place had a population of 292 as of July 1, 2018. Pacific Beach ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Washington. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Pacific Beach is located at latitude 47.2178 and longitude -124.1936 in Grays Harbor County. The formal boundaries for the Pacific Beach Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.21 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Grays Harbor County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 46 feet.

The Pacific Beach Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2585017) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Washington is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Pacific Beach Census Designated Place is located within Ocean Shores Division of Grays Harbor County.

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Pacific Beach, WA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 292
Population in Households 292
Population in Familes 192
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 242
Diversity Index3 51


Median Household Income $38,607
Average Household Income $48,582
Per Capita Income $23,508


Total Housing Units 257 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 93 (36.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 48 (18.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 116 (45.1%)
Median Home Value $241,667
Average Home Value $241,848


Total Households 141
Average Household Size 2.07
Family Households 72
Average Family Size 3
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.04% 0.2%
Households -0.09% 0.14%
Families -0.49% 0.0%
Median Household Income   0.94%
Per Capita Income   3.11%

Pacific Beach, WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Pacific Beach 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 # 522 17th
Population Density # 521 17th
Diversity Index # 178 72nd
Median Household Income # 567 10th
Per Capita Income # 514 18th

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