Snohomish County, WA Demographic Data

Snohomish County, WA Summary

Snohomish County is located in Washington
  • Population: 733,036
  • Area: 2,196.30 sq. miles
    • Land Area: 2,087.27 sq. miles
    • Water Area: 109.02 sq. miles
  • Population Density: 333.75 people per sq. mile
  • Elevation: 5,055.45 ft
  • Time Zone: Pacific Standard Time (GMT -8)
  • Daylight Savings: Yes

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Snohomish County, WA Gender Breakdown

Gender
Number
Percent
National Avg
Female
384,446
50%
50.8
Male
388,055
50%
49.2
Total Population
772,501
 
321,419,000

Snohomish County, WA Age Breakdown

Age Group
Number
Percent
National Avg
Under 5 Years
47,757
6.2% 
6.2
5 to 9 Years
46,852
6.1% 
6.4
10 to 14 Years
52,159
6.8% 
6.4
15 to 19 Years
47,122
6.1% 
6.7
20 to 24 Years
50,422
6.5% 
7.0
25 to 34 Years
110,993
14.4% 
13.7
35 to 44 Years
105,266
13.6% 
12.7
45 to 54 Years
113,502
14.7% 
13.4
55 to 59 Years
54,040
7.0% 
6.7
60 to 64 Years
48,814
6.3% 
6.0
65 to 74 Years
58,111
7.5% 
8.6
75 to 84 Years
26,460
3.4% 
4.4
85 Years and Over
11,003
1.4% 
1.9
Age Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
18 Years and over
595,265
77.1%
77.1
Female
297,737
50.0%
51.4
Male
297,528
50.0%
48.6
21 Years and over
569,491
73.7%
72.9
62 Years and over
122,059
15.8%
18.3
65 Years and over
95,574
12.4%
14.9
Female
53,194
55.7%
55.9
Male
42,380
44.3%
44.1
Median Age (years)
38
NR
NR

Snohomish County, WA Race Breakdown

Race
Number
Percent
National Avg
One Race
725,099
93.9% 
96.9
White
598,628
77.5% 
73.1
Black or African American
20,169
2.6% 
12.7
American Indian and Alaska Native
6,669
0.9% 
0.8
Asian
73,832
9.6% 
5.4
Asian Indian
9,262
1.2% 
1.2
Chinese
11,126
1.4% 
1.3
Filipino
11,810
1.5% 
0.9
Japanese
3,771
0.5% 
0.2
Korean
11,612
1.5% 
0.5
Vietnamese
12,555
1.6% 
0.5
Other Asian
13,696
1.8% 
0.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
4,248
0.5% 
0.2
Native Hawaiian
492
0.1% 
0.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
1,288
0.2% 
0.0
Samoan
0
0.0% 
0.0
Other Pacific Islander
2,468
0.3% 
0.1
Some Other Race
21,553
2.8% 
4.8
Two or More Races
47,402
6.1% 
3.1
Hispanic Statistics
Number
Percent
National Avg
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)
76,481
9.9% 
17.6
Mexican
58,133
7.5% 
11.1
Puerto Rican
2,877
0.4% 
1.7
Cuban
812
0.1% 
0.7
Other Hispanic or Latino
14,659
1.9% 
4.1
Not Hispanic or Latino
696,020
90.1% 
82.4

Snohomish County, WA Educational Attainment

Education Level
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 9th grade
15,899
3.0% 
5.5
9th to 12th grade, no diploma
28,000
5.3% 
7.3
High school graduate (includes equivalent)
126,639
24.0% 
27.6
Some college, no degree
135,046
25.6% 
20.7
Associate's Degree
52,476
9.9% 
8.2
Bachelor's Degree
117,936
22.3% 
19.0
Graduate or professional degree
52,193
9.9% 
11.6
Education Summary
Number
Percent
National Avg
< High School Graduate
43,899
8.3%
12.8
High School Graduate or Higher
484,290
91.7%
87.1
Bachelor's Degree or Higher
170,129
32.2%
30.6

Snohomish County, WA Marital Status

Marital Status
Number
Percent
National Avg
Never Married
187,852
30.0%
33.5%
Now Married
321,739
51.4%
47.5
Divorced
76,196
12.2%
11.0%
Separated
10,956
1.8%
2.1
Widowed
28,990
4.6
5.8%

Snohomish County, WA Language Spoken at Home

Language
Number
Percent
National Avg
English Only
573,772
79.2%
78.5%
Languages other than english
150,972
20.8%
21.5%
Spanish
52,138
7.2%
13.3%
Other indo-european languages
36,320
5.0%
3.7%
Asian and Pacific islander languages
53,001
7.3%
3.5%
Other Languages
9,513
1.3%
1.0%

Snohomish County, WA Household Income

Household Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than $10,000
12,682
0.0%
0.0
$10,000 to $14,999
7,765
0.0%
0.0
$15,000 to $24,999
19,664
0.0%
0.0
$25,000 to $34,999
17,874
0.0%
0.0
$35,000 to $49,999
30,640
0.0%
0.0
$50,000 to $74,999
50,793
0.0%
0.0
$75,000 to $99,999
46,396
0.0%
0.0
$100,000 to $149,000
54,021
0.0%
0.0
$150,000 to $199,999
24,236
0.0%
0.0
$200,000 or more
20,105
0.0%
0.0
Median household income
76,251
 
55,775
Per capita income
34,882
 
29,979

Snohomish County, WA Employment Breakdown

Industry
Number
Percent
National Avg
Agriculture, forestry, fishing, hunting and mining
3,057
0.8%
1.9
Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services
32,144
8.3%
9.8
Construction
28,773
7.4%
6.4
Educational services, health care and social assistance
74,109
19.1%
22.9
Finance, insurance, real estate, rental, and leasing
23,411
6.0%
6.5
Information
8,766
2.3%
2.1
Manufacturing
65,279
16.8%
10.3
Other services except public administration
18,647
4.8%
4.9
Professional, scientific, management, administrative and waste management services
43,386
11.2%
11.3
Public administration
14,766
3.8%
4.6
Retail trade
48,167
12.4%
11.5
Transportation, warehousing and utilities
17,673
4.5%
5.1
Wholesale trade
10,543
2.7%
2.7
Occupation
Number
Percent
National Avg
Construction, extraction, maintenance, and repair occupations
43,676
11.2%
9.0%
Management, professional, and related occupations
147,717
38.0%
37.1%
Production, transportation, and material moving occupations
44,084
11.3%
12.3%
Sales and office occupations
90,064
23.2%
23.6%
Service occupations
63,180
16.3%
18.0%

Snohomish County, WA Commute Statistics

Commute Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Workers 16 Years and over
385,272
 
 
Car, truck, or van - drove alone
286,450
74.4%
76.6
Car, truck, or van - carpooled
41,285
10.7%
9.0
Public transportation (excluding taxicab)
21,774
5.7%
5.2
Walked
9,643
2.5%
2.8
Other means
6,810
1.8%
1.8
Worked at home
19,310
5.0%
4.6
Mean travel time to work (Minutes)
32.0
 
26.0

Snohomish County, WA Vehicles per Household

Vehicles per Household
Number
Percent
National Avg
None
15,776
5.6%
8.9
1 vehicles
76,761
27.0%
33.5
2 vehicles
112,097
39.4%
37.2
3 or more
79,542
28.0%
20.3

Snohomish County, WA Housing Occupancy

Housing Occupancy
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
 
 
Occupied Housing Units
284,176
94.6%
87.7
Owner Occupied
185,633
65.3%
63.0
Renter Occupied
98,543
34.7%
37.0
Vacant Housing Units
16,290
5.4%
12.3
Homeowner Vacancy Rate
1
NR
NR
Rental Vacancy Rate
4
NR
NR
Average household size of owner-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0
Average household size of renter-occupied unit
3.0
NR
3.0

Snohomish County, WA Rooms per Residence

Rooms per Residence
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
300,466
1 room
5,390
1.8%
2.3
2 rooms
7,882
2.6%
2.5
3 rooms
24,283
8.1%
9.0
4 rooms
44,194
14.7%
16.6
5 rooms
52,671
17.5%
20.0
6 rooms
53,374
17.8%
17.9
7 rooms
40,265
13.4%
12.1
8 rooms
30,823
10.3%
8.5
9 rooms or more
41,584
13.8%
11.1
Median Rooms
6
 

Snohomish County, WA Structure Type Statistics

Structure Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Total Housing Units
300,466
 
 
1-unit, detached
192,439
64.0%
61.4
1-unit, attached
14,553
4.8%
5.8
2-units
7,245
2.4%
3.7
3 or 4 units
10,102
3.4%
4.5
5 to 9 units
14,884
5.0%
4.8
10 to 19 units
17,847
5.9%
4.6
20 or more units
26,256
8.7%
8.8
Mobile home
16,402
5.5%
6.3
Boat, RV, van, etc.
738
0.2%
0.1

Snohomish County, WA Housing Age Statistics

Housing Age
Number
Percent
National Avg
1939 or earlier
17,331
5.8%
13.0%
1940 to 1949
6,358
2.1%
5.1%
1950 to 1959
16,434
5.5%
10.5%
1960 to 1969
29,685
9.9%
10.8%
1970 to 1979
40,911
13.6%
15.5%
1980 to 1989
50,079
16.7%
13.6%
1990 to 1999
65,620
21.8%
14.0%
2000 to 2009
57,954
19.3%
14.5%
2010 to 2013
13,073
4.4%
2.5%
2014 or later
3,021
1.0%
0.5%

Snohomish County, WA Household Heating

Heating Fuel Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Utility Gas
116,495
41.0%
48.2
Bottled, tank, or LP gas
12,867
4.5%
4.7
Electricity
140,193
49.3%
38.2
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
2,725
1.0%
5.1
Coal or coke
49
0.0%
0.1
Wood
9,043
3.2%
2.0
Solar energy
218
0.1%
0.1
Other fuel
1,618
0.6%
0.5
No fuel used
968
0.3%
1.2

Snohomish County, WA Mortgage Statistics

Mortgage Payments
Number
Percent
National Avg
Housing units with a mortgage
140,841
 
47140700.0
Less than $500
557
0.4%
1.5%
$500 to $999
6,788
4.8%
20.5%
$3,000 or more
13,515
9.6%
9.9%
$2,500 to $2,999
17,347
12.3%
6.8%
$1,000 to 1,499
27,054
19.2%
29.2%
$2,000 to $2,499
31,580
22.4%
11.8%
$1,500 to 1,999
44,000
31.2%
20.3%
Mortgage Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 20.0%
53,760
38.2%
43.6%
20.0% to 24.9%
26,604
18.9%
15.9%
25.0% to 29.9%
21,611
15.4%
10.9%
30.0% to 34.9%
9,615
6.8%
7.3%
35.0% or more
29,046
20.7%
22.3%
Not Computed
205
NR
NR

Snohomish County, WA Rent Statistics

Rent Payment Amount
Number
Percent
National Avg
Occupied Units Paying Rent
94,966 
 
41,410,200 
$3,000 or more
847
0.9%
1.5%
$2,500 to $2,999
1,242
1.3%
1.7%
$2,000 to $2,499
6,375
6.7%
4.1%
Less than $500
7,084
7.5%
11.0%
$1,500 to $1,999
20,951
22.1%
11.0%
$500 to $999
21,482
22.6%
42.7%
$1,000 to $1,499
36,985
38.9%
27.9%
No Cash Rent
3,577
NR
2,291,570
Median (Dollars)
1,237
NR
959
Rent Payment as % of Income
Number
Percent
National Avg
Less than 15.0%
9,815
10.5%
12.6%
15.0% to 19.9%
12,697
13.6%
12.5%
20.0% to 24.9%
12,870
13.8%
12.8%
25.0% to 29.9%
13,584
14.6%
11.5%
30.0% to 34.9%
9,838
10.6%
9.2%
35.0% or more
34,299
36.8%
41.4%
Not Computed
5,440
NR
NR

Snohomish County, WA Property Value

Property Type
Number
Percent
National Avg
Specified Owner-Occupied Units
185,633
 
74,506,500
Less then $50,000
6,654
3.6%
7.5%
$50,000 to $99,999
3,096
1.7%
7.5%
$100,000 to $149,000
5,506
3.0%
15.0%
$150,000 to $199,000
11,520
6.2%
14.8%
$200,000 to $299,999
46,006
24.8%
18.8%
$300,000 to $499,999
80,417
43.3%
17.3%
$500,000 to $999,999
29,664
16.0%
9.7%
$1,000,000 or more
2,770
1.5%
2.7%
Median (Dollars)
338,500
 
194,500
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