Fort Lewis, WA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Fort Lewis, Washington Info Snack

Population
13,045
Unemployment
6.4%
Poverty
18.9%
Median Income
$42,985
Median Rent
$1,754

Fort Lewis SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
5/10
Housing
1
Affordability
1
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
8
Education
8
Commute
10

Fort Lewis, WA Cost Of Living

127
Fort Lewis's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Fort Lewis Washington National Average
Overall 127 119 100
Services 112 112 100
Groceries 116 110 100
Health 124 122 100
Housing 153 136 100
Transportation 133 123 100
Utilities 93 91 100

Rankings for Fort Lewis in Washington

Map Of Fort Lewis, WA

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Population over time in Fort Lewis

Year Population % Change
2020 13,045 0.9%
2019 12,933 -7.1%
2018 13,920 -
2017 0 -100.0%
2016 13,163 -4.4%
2015 13,776 -0.3%
2014 13,816 -0.9%
2013 13,935 -4.1%
2012 14,529 6.1%
2011 13,690 -

Race / Ethnicity in Fort Lewis

White
48.8% (6,361)
African American
14.6% (1,908)
American Indian
0.2% (31)
Asian
4.6% (601)
Hawaiian
1.2% (155)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
5.5% (711)
Hispanic
25.1% (3,278)
Race Fort Lewis WA USA
White 48.8% 67.5% 60.1%
African American 14.6% 3.7% 12.2%
American Indian 0.2% 1.0% 0.6%
Asian 4.6% 8.7% 5.6%
Hawaiian 1.2% 0.7% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 5.5% 5.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 25.1% 12.9% 18.2%

Gender in Fort Lewis

Female
42.3% (5,520)
Male
57.7% (7,525)
Gender Fort Lewis WA USA
Female 42.3% 50.0% 50.8%
Male 57.7% 50.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Fort Lewis for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (260)
9-12th Grade
1.0% (130)
High School / GED
23.0% (3,000)
Some College
39.0% (5,087)
Associate's Degree
16.0% (2,087)
Bachelor's Degree
13.0% (1,695)
Master's Degree
5.0% (652)
Professional Degree
1.0% (130)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Fort Lewis WA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 1.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 23.0% 22.0% 27.0%
Some College 39.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 16.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 13.0% 23.0% 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 Fort Lewis, Washington

Less than $10,000
4.6% (60,225)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.9% (25,192)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.2% (107,068)
$25,000 to $34,999
23.0% (300,342)
$35,000 to $49,999
25.4% (331,832)
$50,000 to $74,999
24.5% (320,023)
$75,000 to $99,999
9.5% (123,600)
$100,000 to $149,999
0.6% (7,872)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.9% (12,202)
$200,000 or more
1.2% (16,138)
Income Fort Lewis WA USA
Less than $10,000 4.6% 4.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.9% 3.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.2% 6.5% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 23.0% 6.9% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 25.4% 10.8% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 24.5% 17.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 9.5% 13.6% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 0.6% 18.2% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.9% 8.9% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 1.2% 10.5% 8.3%

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