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Gold Bar, Washington - Basic Facts

The City of Gold Bar had a population of 2,637 as of July 1, 2021. Gold Bar ranks in the upper 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 Gold Bar is located at latitude 47.8568 and longitude -121.6971 in Snohomish County. The formal boundaries for the City of Gold Bar encompass a land area of 1.03 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Snohomish County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 197 feet.

The City of Gold Bar has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Washington is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Gold Bar is located within Sultan Division of Snohomish County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Gold Bar: Goldbar.

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Gold Bar, WA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2021)

POPULATION

Total Population 2,637 (100%)
Population in Households 2,637 (100.0%)
Population in Families 2,069 (78.5%)
Population in Group Quarters1 0
Population Density 2,489
Diversity Index2 49
 
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $67,158
Average Household Income $77,196
% of Income for Mortgage4 21%
Per Capita Income $29,106
Wealth Index5 71
 

HOUSING

Total HU (Housing Units) 1,053 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 825 (78.3%)
Renter Occupied HU 173 (16.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 55 ( 5.2%)
Median Home Value $339,498
Average Home Value $334,951
Housing Affordability Index3 122
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 998
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 653
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 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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2021 2021-2026
Population 1.81% 1.78%
Households 1.78% 1.78%
Families 1.7% 1.72%
Median Household Income   2.57%
Per Capita Income   2.83%
Owner Occupied HU   2.05%

Gold Bar, WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Gold Bar to the other 625 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2021 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 # 279 56th
Population Density # 128 80th
Median Household Income # 305 51st
Housing Affordability Index # 364 58th
Per Capita Income # 422 33rd
Diversity Index # 212 66th

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