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The Bay View CDP(1) had a population of 824 as of July 1, 2022. Bay View ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Washington. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Bay View is located at latitude 48.4837 and longitude -122.4777 in Skagit County. The formal boundaries for the Bay View Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 2.6 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Skagit County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 16 feet.

The Bay View Census Designated Place has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. 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 Bay View Census Designated Place is located within Bay View Division of Skagit County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Bay View: Bayview.

  1. A Census Designated Place (CDP) is a statistical counterpart to a self-governing (incorporated) place such as a city, town, or village. A CDP is not a legal entity and has no governmental functions.

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Bay View, WA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2022)


Total Population 824 (100%)
Population in Households 802 (97.3%)
Population in Families 687 (83.4%)
Population in Group Quarters1 22 ( 2.7%)
Population Density 317
Diversity Index2 34


Median Household Income $103,541
Average Household Income $138,990
% of Income for Mortgage4 32%
Per Capita Income $50,666
Wealth Index5 208


Total HU (Housing Units) 348 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 318 (91.4%)
Renter Occupied HU 14 ( 4.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 16 ( 4.6%)
Median Home Value $633,117
Average Home Value $650,314
Housing Affordability Index3 78


Total Households 332
Average Household Size 2.42
Family Households 242
Average Family Size 3.00
  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 races 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 % of Income for Mortgage quantifies the percentage of median household income dedicated to mortgage payments on a home priced at the median value (assuming a 30-year mortgage and a 20% down payment).
  5. 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.


2020-2022 2022-2027
Population 0.65% 0.36%
Households 0.54% 0.30%
Families   0.33%
Median Household Income   2.46%
Per Capita Income   3.59%
Owner Occupied HU   0.37%

Bay View, WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bay View to the other 639 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2022 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 # 419 35th
Population Density # 494 23rd
Median Household Income # 146 77th
Housing Affordability Index # 142 22nd
Per Capita Income # 142 78th
Diversity Index # 463 27th

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