Pasco, WA

71,934 Population
32.3 square miles 2,226.2 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
1.0%
was 0.9%
Ranked 16th Highest in WA
Population Density
2,226.2
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
59.5%
was 58.1%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
21.0%
was 23.9%
Ranked 6th Highest in WA
Percent Under 18
34.2%
was 34.5%
Ranked 1st Highest in WA
Percent 65 and Over
7.6%
was 7.2%
Ranked 17th Highest in WA

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
7.6
was 7.7
Ranked 23rd Lowest in WA
Percent Living in Poverty
16.3%
was 15.1%
Ranked 13th Lowest in WA
Median Household Income
$57,440
was $60,054
Ranked 9th Highest in WA
Gini Income Distribution
 
40.4
40
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
4.3
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
225.7
was 235.5
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
2,119
was 2,433.7
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
22,072
was 20,369
Ranked 17th Highest in WA
Median Rent
$741
was $844
Ranked 15th Highest in WA
Total Building Permits
335
was 464
 
Occupied Housing Units
21,128
was 19,606
 
Homeownership Rate
69.8%
was 67.6%
Ranked 2nd Highest in WA
Single Family Building Permits
205
was 314
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
683.9
was 630.4
Ranked 17th Highest in WA
Rental Vacancy Rate
12.9%
was 10.7%
Ranked 5th Highest in WA
Multifamily Building Permits
130
was 150
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
3.4
was 3.4
Ranked 1st Highest in WA
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
15.9
was 23.8
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
4.8
was 7.2
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
96.5%
was 97.2%
Ranked 14th Highest in WA
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
80.6%
Ranked 16th Highest in WA
Percent with Insurance Over 65
97.2%
was 98.5%
Ranked 13th Highest in WA

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
74.4%
was 75.3%
Ranked 17th Highest in WA
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
16.3%
was 18.9%
Ranked 17th Highest in WA

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