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Airway Heights, Washington - Basic Facts

The City of Airway Heights had a population of 7,382 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for Airway Heights is located at latitude 47.6464 and longitude -117.5803 in Spokane County. The formal boundaries for the City of Airway Heights (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.14 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Spokane County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 2,398 feet.

The City of Airway Heights (GNIS ID: 2409668) 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 Airway Heights is located within Airway Heights Division of Spokane County.

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


Total Population 7,382
Population in Households 5,220
Population in Familes 4,140
Population in Group Qrtrs 2,162
Population Density2 1,436
Diversity Index3 53


Median Household Income $49,339
Average Household Income $58,415
Per Capita Income $20,581


Total Housing Units 2,274 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 1,105 (48.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 930 (40.9%)
Vacant Housing Units 238 (10.5%)
Median Home Value $172,791
Average Home Value $193,354


Total Households 2,036
Average Household Size 2.56
Family Households 1,352
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 2.31% 1.89%
Households 3.39% 2.54%
Families 3.29% 2.46%
Median Household Income   2.73%
Per Capita Income   2.85%

Airway Heights, WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Airway Heights 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 # 154 76th
Population Density # 218 65th
Diversity Index # 167 73rd
Median Household Income # 453 28th
Per Capita Income # 569 9th

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