Lacey, WA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
49,248
Unemployment
5.9%
Poverty
10.1%
Median Home
$262,500
Median Income
$67,687
Median Rent
$1,333

Lacey SnackAbility

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

Lacey, WA Crime Report

1,541
Total Crimes
2,974.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
20.08%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Lacey
/ 100k People
Washington
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,541 2,974.0 2,975.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 105 202.6 293.9 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.6 5.0
Robbery 17 32.8 67.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 59 113.9 179.9 250.2
Property Crime 1,436 2,771.3 2,681.9 2,109.9
Burglary 180 347.4 453.6 340.5
Larceny 1,136 2,192.4 1,907.9 1,549.5
Car Theft 120 231.6 320.5 219.9

Lacey, WA Cost Of Living

114
Lacey's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Lacey Washington National Average
Overall 114 116 100
Services 105 108 100
Groceries 114 108 100
Health 121 119 100
Housing 124 135 100
Transportation 136 116 100
Utilities 89 89 100

Rankings for Lacey in Washington

Map Of Lacey, WA

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Population over time in Lacey

Year Population % Change
2019 49,248 2.9%
2018 47,852 2.6%
2017 46,655 2.2%
2016 45,644 1.8%
2015 44,825 1.8%
2014 44,031 1.7%
2013 43,316 2.2%
2012 42,383 2.5%
2011 41,362 2.5%
2010 40,334 -

Race / Ethnicity in Lacey

White
63.2% (31,136)
African American
5.7% (2,807)
American Indian
1.1% (540)
Asian
8.5% (4,193)
Hawaiian
1.8% (890)
Other
0.1% (59)
Two Or More
7.0% (3,447)
Hispanic
12.5% (6,176)
Race Lacey WA USA
White 63.2% 68.5% 60.7%
African American 5.7% 3.7% 12.3%
American Indian 1.1% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 8.5% 8.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 1.8% 0.6% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 7.0% 4.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 12.5% 12.7% 18.0%

Gender in Lacey

Female
53.0% (26,087)
Male
47.0% (23,161)
Gender Lacey WA USA
Female 53.0% 50.0% 50.8%
Male 47.0% 50.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lacey for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (984)
9-12th Grade
4.0% (1,969)
High School / GED
21.0% (10,342)
Some College
27.0% (13,296)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (5,909)
Bachelor's Degree
23.0% (11,327)
Master's Degree
9.0% (4,432)
Professional Degree
1.0% (492)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (492)
Education Lacey WA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 4.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 21.0% 22.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 23.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 9.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Lacey, Washington

Less than $10,000
3.9% (190,840)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.9% (143,066)
$15,000 to $24,999
6.5% (318,066)
$25,000 to $34,999
7.4% (362,008)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.6% (669,090)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.4% (1,054,602)
$75,000 to $99,999
16.3% (803,725)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.2% (898,251)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.5% (317,811)
$200,000 or more
3.4% (167,336)
Income Lacey WA USA
Less than $10,000 3.9% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.9% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 6.5% 6.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 7.4% 7.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.6% 11.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.4% 17.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 16.3% 13.7% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.2% 17.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.5% 8.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.4% 9.5% 7.7%

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