The Fort Lewis Census Designated Place had a population of 14,596 as of July 1, 2020. Fort Lewis CDP 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 Fort Lewis CDP is located at latitude 47.0955 and longitude -122.5673 in Pierce County. The formal boundaries for the Fort Lewis Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 10.27 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles.
The Fort Lewis Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2408242) has a M2 Census Class Code which indicates a military or other defense installation entirely within a census designated place. 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 Fort Lewis Census Designated Place is located within Fort Lewis-DuPont Division of Pierce County.
|Total Population||14,596 (100%)|
|Population in Households||10,246 (70.2%)|
|Population in Families||9,989 (68.4%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||4,350 (29.8%)|
|Median Household Income||$48,515|
|Average Household Income||$59,517|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||0%|
|Per Capita Income||$17,600|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||3,203 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||7 ( 0.2%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||3,005 (93.8%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||191 ( 6.0%)|
|Median Home Value||$0|
|Average Home Value||$0|
|Housing Affordability Index3||0|
|Average Household Size||3.4|
|Average Family Size||4|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.48%|
|Per Capita Income||1.51%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.0%|
The table below compares Fort Lewis CDP to the other 625 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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||# 91||86th|
|Population Density||# 220||65th|
|Median Household Income||# 496||21st|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 47||8th|
|Per Capita Income||# 589||6th|
|Diversity Index||# 68||89th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Washington Census Data Comparison Tool.