The Town of Creston had a population of 247 as of July 1, 2018. Creston ranks in the lower quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Washington. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Creston is located at latitude 47.7594 and longitude -118.5199 in Lincoln County. The formal boundaries for the Town of Creston (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.41 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Lincoln County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 2,441 feet.
The Town of Creston (GNIS ID: 2412386) 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 Town of Creston is located within Wilbur Division of Lincoln County.
Alternate Unofficial Names for Creston: Benson.
|Population in Households||247|
|Population in Familes||209|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||0|
|Median Household Income||$48,828|
|Average Household Income||$64,398|
|Per Capita Income||$28,111|
|Total Housing Units||137 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||97 (70.8%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||22 (16.1%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||18 (13.1%)|
|Median Home Value||$242,500|
|Average Home Value||$336,856|
|Average Household Size||2.08|
|Average Family Size||2|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||3.67%|
|Per Capita Income||3.18%|
The table below compares Creston 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.
|Total Population||# 534||15th|
|Population Density||# 392||37th|
|Diversity Index||# 615||2nd|
|Median Household Income||# 460||27th|
|Per Capita Income||# 363||42nd|
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