Anacortes, WA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Anacortes, Washington Info Snack

Population
16,977
Unemployment
4.0%
Poverty
8.8%
Median Home
$406,400
Median Income
$71,844
Median Rent
$1,193

Anacortes SnackAbility

8.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
6
Safety
7
Amenities
8.5
Education
9
Commute
8

Anacortes, WA Crime Report

407
Total Crimes
2,328.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-6.00%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Anacortes
/ 100k People
Washington
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 407 2,328.0 2,975.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 20 114.4 293.9 366.7
Murder 1 5.7 2.6 5.0
Robbery 6 34.3 67.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 11 62.9 179.9 250.2
Property Crime 387 2,213.6 2,681.9 2,109.9
Burglary 67 383.2 453.6 340.5
Larceny 306 1,750.3 1,907.9 1,549.5
Car Theft 14 80.1 320.5 219.9

Anacortes, WA Cost Of Living

127
Anacortes's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Anacortes Washington National Average
Overall 127 116 100
Services 123 108 100
Groceries 121 108 100
Health 117 119 100
Housing 158 135 100
Transportation 103 116 100
Utilities 85 89 100

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Rankings for Anacortes in Washington

Map Of Anacortes, WA

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Population over time in Anacortes

Year Population % Change
2019 16,977 1.5%
2018 16,725 1.8%
2017 16,425 1.2%
2016 16,229 1.1%
2015 16,048 0.5%
2014 15,965 0.5%
2013 15,879 0.5%
2012 15,798 0.1%
2011 15,775 0.7%
2010 15,668 -

Race / Ethnicity in Anacortes

White
88.8% (15,074)
African American
0.5% (84)
American Indian
0.7% (120)
Asian
2.5% (419)
Hawaiian
0.3% (51)
Other
0.1% (23)
Two Or More
2.6% (445)
Hispanic
4.5% (761)
Race Anacortes WA USA
White 88.8% 68.5% 60.7%
African American 0.5% 3.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.7% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.5% 8.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.3% 0.6% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.6% 4.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.5% 12.7% 18.0%

Gender in Anacortes

Female
52.6% (8,929)
Male
47.4% (8,048)
Gender Anacortes WA USA
Female 52.6% 50.0% 50.8%
Male 47.4% 50.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Anacortes for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
-0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (679)
High School / GED
20.0% (3,395)
Some College
25.0% (4,244)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (1,527)
Bachelor's Degree
26.0% (4,414)
Master's Degree
11.0% (1,867)
Professional Degree
3.0% (509)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (339)
Education Anacortes WA USA
< 9th Grade -0.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 20.0% 22.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 26.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 11.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Anacortes, Washington

Less than $10,000
4.3% (72,843)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.1% (52,392)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.5% (126,844)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.7% (130,291)
$35,000 to $49,999
12.1% (205,433)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.3% (293,673)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.6% (230,480)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.4% (312,516)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.6% (146,607)
$200,000 or more
7.5% (126,615)
Income Anacortes WA USA
Less than $10,000 4.3% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.1% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.5% 6.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.7% 7.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 12.1% 11.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.3% 17.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.6% 13.7% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.4% 17.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.6% 8.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 7.5% 9.5% 7.7%

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