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Tonasket, Washington - Basic Facts

The City of Tonasket had a population of 1,005 as of July 1, 2017. Tonasket 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 Tonasket is located at latitude 48.7085 and longitude -119.4428 in Okanogan County. The formal boundaries for the City of Tonasket (see map below) encompass a land area of 0.8 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Okanogan County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 919 feet.

The City of Tonasket (GNIS ID: 2412082) 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 Tonasket is located within Tonasket Division of Okanogan County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Tonasket population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Tonasket: Tenasket, Tonaskot.

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Tonasket, WA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 1,005
Daytime Population: Workers 1,825
Daytime Population: Residents 534
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 2,359
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 2.35
Population in Households 963
Population in Familes 741
Population in Group Qrtrs 42
Population Density2 1,252
Diversity Index3 60


Median Household Income $28,924
Average Household Income $43,963
Per Capita Income $18,809


Total Housing Units 516 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 257 (49.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 187 (36.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 72 (14.0%)
Median Home Value $157,746
Average Home Value $150,484


Total Households 444
Average Household Size 2.17
Family Households 270
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 -0.37% -0.06%
Households -0.28% -0.09%
Families 1.99% -0.15%
Median Household Income   4.34%
Per Capita Income   2.53%

Tonasket, WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tonasket to the other 627 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 387 38th
Population Density # 240 62nd
Diversity Index # 117 82nd
Median Household Income # 622 1st
Per Capita Income # 584 7th

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