Tenino, WA Profile: Facts & Data


Tenino Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Tenino Content

Also See: Tenino, WA ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Tenino, Washington - Basic Facts

The City of Tenino had a population of 1,786 as of July 1, 2018.

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.

Jump to... (On This Page!)
  1. Tenino 2018 Demographic Data
  2. Growth Rates for Tenino (Historical & 5-Year Forecast)
  3. Peer Comparisons (Rank and Percentile)
  1. Neighborhoods Demographics (Home Values, Household Income, etc.)
  2. Washington Research Tools (Easy Tools & Current Data)
  3. Washington Data Comparison Tool - 2018 Demographics

Research a Washington Address and get...

Boundary Maps, Demographic Data, School Zones Review maps and data for the neighborhood, city, county, ZIP Code, and school zone. July 1, 2018, data includes home values, household income, percentage of homes owned, rented or vacant, etc.


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


Total Population 1,786
Population in Households 1,786
Population in Familes 1,402
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density2 1,242
Diversity Index3 35


Median Household Income $52,982
Average Household Income $61,960
Per Capita Income $24,872


Total Housing Units 769 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 474 (61.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 244 (31.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 51 ( 6.6%)
Median Home Value $192,793
Average Home Value $231,909


Total Households 718
Average Household Size 2.49
Family Households 459
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 0.64% 0.9%
Households 0.47% 0.85%
Families 0.51% 0.77%
Median Household Income   2.34%
Per Capita Income   3.08%

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, 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 # 326 48th
Population Density # 243 61st
Diversity Index # 316 50th
Median Household Income # 402 36th
Per Capita Income # 477 24th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Washington Census Data Comparison Tool.

Quick & Easy Ways to...

  1. Get Current Demographic Data for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  2. View Boundary Maps, for Cities, Towns, and ZIP Codes
  3. Locate Physical, Cultural, and Historical Features
  4. Research Public Schools & Attendance Zones

Washington Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Washington July 1, 2018 Data
Highest or Lowest: