Living in Centralia, WA

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Centralia, Washington Info Snack

Population
17,216
Unemployment
8.0%
Poverty
17.7%
Median Home
$157,300
Median Income
$42,449
Median Rent
$876

Centralia SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
7
Affordability
5
Diversity
8
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
5
Commute
8

Centralia, WA Crime Report

730
Total Crimes
4,147.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
67.44%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Centralia
/ 100k People
Washington
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 730 4,147.0 2,975.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 60 340.9 293.9 366.7
Murder 1 5.7 2.6 5.0
Robbery 13 73.9 67.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 32 181.8 179.9 250.2
Property Crime 670 3,806.2 2,681.9 2,109.9
Burglary 102 579.4 453.6 340.5
Larceny 525 2,982.4 1,907.9 1,549.5
Car Theft 43 244.3 320.5 219.9

Centralia, WA Cost Of Living

101
Centralia's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Centralia Washington National Average
Overall 101 116 100
Services 105 108 100
Groceries 114 108 100
Health 121 119 100
Housing 82 135 100
Transportation 136 116 100
Utilities 89 89 100

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Map Of Centralia, WA

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Population over time in Centralia

Year Population % Change
2019 17,216 1.7%
2018 16,932 1.0%
2017 16,771 0.3%
2016 16,729 0.3%
2015 16,683 0.1%
2014 16,664 0.3%
2013 16,611 1.4%
2012 16,381 0.7%
2011 16,272 0.6%
2010 16,168 -

Race / Ethnicity in Centralia

White
76.0% (13,091)
African American
0.5% (85)
American Indian
0.2% (38)
Asian
1.6% (282)
Hawaiian
0.5% (91)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.8% (646)
Hispanic
17.3% (2,983)
Race Centralia WA USA
White 76.0% 68.5% 60.7%
African American 0.5% 3.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.6% 8.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.5% 0.6% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.8% 4.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 17.3% 12.7% 18.0%

Gender in Centralia

Female
50.1% (8,630)
Male
49.9% (8,586)
Gender Centralia WA USA
Female 50.1% 50.0% 50.8%
Male 49.9% 50.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Centralia for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
5.0% (860)
9-12th Grade
13.0% (2,238)
High School / GED
31.0% (5,336)
Some College
25.0% (4,304)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (1,893)
Bachelor's Degree
9.0% (1,549)
Master's Degree
5.0% (860)
Professional Degree
1.0% (172)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Centralia WA USA
< 9th Grade 5.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 13.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 31.0% 22.0% 27.0%
Some College 25.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 9.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 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
9.0% (154,618)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.9% (101,326)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.2% (261,920)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.2% (158,920)
$35,000 to $49,999
20.0% (343,650)
$50,000 to $74,999
17.1% (294,899)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.0% (205,760)
$100,000 to $149,999
8.4% (145,059)
$150,000 to $199,999
1.9% (32,979)
$200,000 or more
1.3% (22,463)
Income Centralia WA USA
Less than $10,000 9.0% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.9% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.2% 6.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.2% 7.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 20.0% 11.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 17.1% 17.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.0% 13.7% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 8.4% 17.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 1.9% 8.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 1.3% 9.5% 7.7%

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