Birch Bay, WA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Birch Bay, Washington Info Snack

Population
9,323
Unemployment
8.0%
Poverty
14.6%
Median Home
$274,300
Median Income
$62,413
Median Rent
$1,115

Birch Bay SnackAbility

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

Birch Bay, WA Cost Of Living

113
Birch Bay's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Birch Bay Washington National Average
Overall 113 116 100
Services 113 108 100
Groceries 111 108 100
Health 113 119 100
Housing 122 135 100
Transportation 119 116 100
Utilities 85 89 100

Rankings for Birch Bay in Washington

Map Of Birch Bay, WA

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Population over time in Birch Bay

Year Population % Change
2019 9,323 3.2%
2018 9,037 4.6%
2017 8,642 6.6%
2016 8,107 -3.5%
2015 8,404 -0.8%
2014 8,475 5.2%
2013 8,054 -0.6%
2012 8,102 0.3%
2011 8,078 2.5%
2010 7,881 -

Race / Ethnicity in Birch Bay

White
85.0% (7,929)
African American
0.3% (27)
American Indian
0.8% (70)
Asian
2.3% (214)
Hawaiian
1.2% (112)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
4.9% (459)
Hispanic
5.5% (512)
Race Birch Bay WA USA
White 85.0% 68.5% 60.7%
African American 0.3% 3.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.8% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.3% 8.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 1.2% 0.6% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.9% 4.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 5.5% 12.7% 18.0%

Gender in Birch Bay

Female
49.3% (4,598)
Male
50.7% (4,724)
Gender Birch Bay WA USA
Female 49.3% 50.0% 50.8%
Male 50.7% 50.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Birch Bay for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (93)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (466)
High School / GED
26.0% (2,423)
Some College
25.0% (2,330)
Associate's Degree
16.0% (1,491)
Bachelor's Degree
18.0% (1,678)
Master's Degree
6.0% (559)
Professional Degree
2.0% (186)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (93)
Education Birch Bay WA USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 22.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 16.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 18.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Birch Bay, Washington

Less than $10,000
7.2% (66,737)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.1% (47,862)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.2% (67,186)
$25,000 to $34,999
6.9% (64,714)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.4% (106,734)
$50,000 to $74,999
22.9% (213,694)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.8% (137,519)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.2% (113,700)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.3% (49,435)
$200,000 or more
6.9% (64,714)
Income Birch Bay WA USA
Less than $10,000 7.2% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.1% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.2% 6.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 6.9% 7.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.4% 11.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 22.9% 17.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.8% 13.7% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.2% 17.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.3% 8.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 6.9% 9.5% 7.7%

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