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Bay View, Washington - Basic Facts

The Bay View Census Designated Place had a population of 766 as of July 1, 2019. Bay View ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and 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 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 (GNIS ID: 2407809) 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.

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

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Bay View, WA Housing Affordability Index is 77
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

Bay View, WA Wealth Index is 245
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 766 (100%)
Population in Households 763 (99.6%)
Population in Families 657 (85.8%)
Population in Group Quarters1 3 ( 0.4%)
Population Density 295
Diversity Index2 24
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $101,693
Average Household Income $132,504
Per Capita Income $52,823
Wealth Index4 245

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 357 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 289 (81.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 34 ( 9.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 34 ( 9.5%)
Median Home Value $666,667
Housing Affordability Index3 77
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 323
Average Household Size 2.36
Family Households 238
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 1.04% 1.17%
Households 0.99% 1.15%
Families 1.26% 1.15%
Median Household Income   1.56%
Per Capita Income   1.76%

Bay View, WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Bay View 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 # 421 33rd
Population Density # 494 21st
Diversity Index # 496 21st
Median Household Income # 85 87th
Per Capita Income # 46 93rd

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