Skamania County WA Information


Skamania County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 11,386
Daytime Population: Workers 3,019
Daytime Population: Residents 6,327
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 9,346
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.82
Population in Households 11,361
Population in Familes 9,180
Population in Group Qrtrs 25
Population Density2 7
Diversity Index3 27


Median Household Income $57,804
Average Household Income $77,210
Per Capita Income $31,662


Total Housing Units 5,849 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,407 (58.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,251 (21.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,191 (20.4%)
Median Home Value $277,760
Average Home Value $346,625


Total Households 4,658
Average Household Size 2.44
Family Households 3,152
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 0.39% 0.51%
Households 0.41% 0.53%
Families 0.36% 0.49%
Median Household Income   3.0%
Per Capita Income   2.79%


Skamania County WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Skamania County to the other 39 counties and county equivalents 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 # 34 15th
Population Density # 35 13th
Diversity Index # 32 21st
Median Household Income # 10 77th
Per Capita Income # 9 79th

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