Centralia, WA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-09
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Centralia, Washington Info Snack

Population
17,473
Unemployment
7.7%
Poverty
23.1%
Median Home
$162,800
Median Income
$40,625
Median Rent
$916

Centralia SnackAbility

4
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
5
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
8

Centralia, WA Crime Report

592
Total Crimes
3,313.4
Total Crimes / 100k People
41.23%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Centralia
/ 100k People
Washington
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 592 3,313.4 3,026.1 2,346.0
Violent Crime 55 307.8 293.7 387.8
Murder 1 5.6 3.9 6.5
Robbery 11 61.6 67.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 33 184.7 187.6 279.7
Property Crime 537 3,005.5 2,732.4 1,958.2
Burglary 104 582.1 522.1 314.2
Larceny 396 2,216.4 1,854.2 1,398.0
Car Theft 37 207.1 356.1 246.0

Centralia, WA Cost Of Living

104
Centralia's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Centralia Washington National Average
Overall 104 119 100
Services 110 112 100
Groceries 120 110 100
Health 124 122 100
Housing 83 136 100
Transportation 134 123 100
Utilities 95 91 100

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Rankings for Centralia in Washington

Map Of Centralia, WA

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Population over time in Centralia

Year Population % Change
2020 17,473 3.2%
2019 16,932 1.0%
2018 16,771 0.3%
2017 16,729 0.3%
2016 16,683 0.1%
2015 16,664 0.3%
2014 16,611 1.4%
2013 16,381 0.7%
2012 16,272 0.6%
2011 16,168 -

Race / Ethnicity in Centralia

White
77.8% (13,586)
African American
0.6% (105)
American Indian
0.1% (20)
Asian
0.7% (124)
Hawaiian
0.4% (72)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.6% (622)
Hispanic
16.8% (2,944)
Race Centralia WA USA
White 77.8% 67.5% 60.1%
African American 0.6% 3.7% 12.2%
American Indian 0.1% 1.0% 0.6%
Asian 0.7% 8.7% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.7% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 3.6% 5.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 16.8% 12.9% 18.2%

Gender in Centralia

Female
50.4% (8,814)
Male
49.6% (8,659)
Gender Centralia WA USA
Female 50.4% 50.0% 50.8%
Male 49.6% 50.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Centralia for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.0% (698)
9-12th Grade
10.0% (1,747)
High School / GED
32.0% (5,591)
Some College
27.0% (4,717)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (1,922)
Bachelor's Degree
11.0% (1,922)
Master's Degree
4.0% (698)
Professional Degree
1.0% (174)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Centralia WA USA
< 9th Grade 4.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 10.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 32.0% 22.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 11.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Centralia, Washington

Less than $10,000
9.6% (166,897)
$10,000 to $14,999
8.7% (151,979)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.0% (261,302)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.2% (177,620)
$35,000 to $49,999
16.6% (290,905)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.4% (303,260)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.1% (193,937)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.2% (143,355)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.1% (36,596)
$200,000 or more
1.2% (21,444)
Income Centralia WA USA
Less than $10,000 9.6% 4.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 8.7% 3.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.0% 6.5% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.2% 6.9% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 16.6% 10.8% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.4% 17.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.1% 13.6% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.2% 18.2% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.1% 8.9% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.2% 10.5% 8.3%

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