Snohomish, WA Profile: Facts & Data


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Snohomish, Washington - Basic Facts

The City of Snohomish had a population of 9,963 as of July 1, 2018. Snohomish 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 Snohomish is located at latitude 47.9289 and longitude -122.0927 in Snohomish County. The formal boundaries for the City of Snohomish (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.46 sq. miles and a water area of 0.16 sq. miles. Snohomish County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 66 feet.

The City of Snohomish (GNIS ID: 2411913) 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 Snohomish is located within Snohomish Division of Snohomish County.

Alternate Unofficial Names for Snohomish: Cadyville, Snohomish City.

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


Total Population 9,963
Population in Households 9,693
Population in Familes 7,492
Population in Group Qrtrs 270
Population Density2 2,877
Diversity Index3 37


Median Household Income $60,123
Average Household Income $77,668
Per Capita Income $32,146


Total Housing Units 4,299 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,169 (50.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,787 (41.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 343 ( 8.0%)
Median Home Value $341,804
Average Home Value $427,847


Total Households 3,956
Average Household Size 2.45
Family Households 2,451
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  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.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 1.11% 1.07%
Households 1.0% 1.04%
Families 0.99% 1.02%
Median Household Income   4.36%
Per Capita Income   3.5%

Snohomish, WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Snohomish to the other 627 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 124 80th
Population Density # 101 84th
Diversity Index # 293 53rd
Median Household Income # 297 53rd
Per Capita Income # 260 59th

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