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Tenino, Washington - Basic Facts

The City of Tenino had a population of 1,753 as of July 1, 2017.

The primary coordinate point for Tenino is located at latitude 46.8538 and longitude -122.8604 in Thurston County. The formal boundaries for the City of Tenino (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.44 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Thurston County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 285 feet.

The City of Tenino (GNIS ID: 2412048) 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 Tenino is located within Thurston South Division of Thurston County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Tenino population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2017.

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


Total Population 1,753
Daytime Population: Workers 552
Daytime Population: Residents 963
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 1,515
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.86
Population in Households 1,753
Population in Familes 1,364
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,219
Diversity Index3 35


Median Household Income $52,342
Average Household Income $60,325
Per Capita Income $24,388


Total Housing Units 766 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 484 (63.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 227 (29.6%)
Vacant Housing Units 55 ( 7.2%)
Median Home Value $178,105
Average Home Value $200,413


Total Households 711
Average Household Size 2.47
Family Households 455
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 0.47% 0.71%
Households 0.39% 0.64%
Families 0.46% 0.61%
Median Household Income   1.51%
Per Capita Income   2.49%

Tenino, WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Tenino to the other 627 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs 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 # 327 48th
Population Density # 245 61st
Diversity Index # 312 51st
Median Household Income # 382 39th
Per Capita Income # 452 28th

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