Skagit County WA Information

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Skagit County Subdivisions

Skagit County WA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)

POPULATION

Total Population 124,183
Population in Households 122,559
Population in Familes 98,371
Population in Group Qrtrs 1,624
Population Density1 72
Diversity Index2 54
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $64,106
Average Household Income $83,478
Per Capita Income $32,653

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 54,195 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 32,473 (59.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 15,452 (28.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 6,270 (11.6%)
Median Home Value $350,775
Average Home Value $422,630
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 47,925
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 32,089
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.74% 1.0%
Households 0.62% 0.93%
Families 0.56% 0.89%
Median Household Income   3.44%
Per Capita Income   3.09%

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Skagit County WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Skagit County to the other 39 counties and county equivalents 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 # 11 74th
Population Density # 14 67th
Diversity Index # 13 69th
Median Household Income # 8 82nd
Per Capita Income # 12 72nd

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Washington Census Data Comparison Tool.