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Okanogan, Washington - Basic Facts

The City of Okanogan had a population of 2,665 as of July 1, 2019. Okanogan ranks in the upper 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 Okanogan is located at latitude 48.3613 and longitude -119.5834 in Okanogan County. The formal boundaries for the City of Okanogan encompass a land area of 1.99 sq. miles and a water area of 0.05 sq. miles. Okanogan County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 840 feet.

The City of Okanogan (GNIS ID: 2411309) 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 Okanogan is located within Okanogan Division of Okanogan County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Okanogan: Alma.

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Okanogan, WA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Okanogan, WA Housing Affordability Index is 168
State of Washington Housing Affordability Index is 95
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Okanogan, WA Wealth Index is 62
State of Washington Wealth Index is 118
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

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POPULATION

Total Population 2,665 (100%)
Population in Households 2,517 (94.4%)
Population in Families 1,948 (73.1%)
Population in Group Quarters1 148 ( 5.6%)
Population Density 1,326
Diversity Index2 60
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $45,335
Average Household Income $62,770
Per Capita Income $24,565
Wealth Index4 62

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 1,127 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 610 (54.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 434 (38.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 83 ( 7.4%)
Median Home Value $139,167
Housing Affordability Index3 168
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 1,044
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 677
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population -0.03% 0.15%
Households 0.09% 0.21%
Families 0.44% 0.18%
Median Household Income   1.74%
Per Capita Income   1.4%

Okanogan, WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Okanogan to the other 625 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2019 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 # 274 56th
Population Density # 229 64th
Diversity Index # 123 80th
Median Household Income # 515 18th
Per Capita Income # 480 23rd

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