Moses Lake, WA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
23,056
Unemployment
6.0%
Poverty
11.9%
Median Home
$164,700
Median Income
$51,272
Median Rent
$898

Moses Lake SnackAbility

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

Moses Lake, WA Crime Report

1,129
Total Crimes
4,751.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
91.83%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Moses Lake
/ 100k People
Washington
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 1,129 4,751.1 2,975.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 80 336.7 293.9 366.7
Murder 1 4.2 2.6 5.0
Robbery 9 37.9 67.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 59 248.3 179.9 250.2
Property Crime 1,049 4,414.4 2,681.9 2,109.9
Burglary 174 732.2 453.6 340.5
Larceny 804 3,383.4 1,907.9 1,549.5
Car Theft 71 298.8 320.5 219.9

Moses Lake, WA Cost Of Living

93
Moses Lake's Overall Cost Of Living
0.9x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Moses Lake Washington National Average
Overall 93 116 100
Services 95 108 100
Groceries 92 108 100
Health 124 119 100
Housing 82 135 100
Transportation 116 116 100
Utilities 85 89 100

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Rankings for Moses Lake in Washington

Map Of Moses Lake, WA

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4

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5

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Population over time in Moses Lake

Year Population % Change
2019 23,056 1.7%
2018 22,663 2.8%
2017 22,038 0.9%
2016 21,846 1.2%
2015 21,579 2.1%
2014 21,141 1.8%
2013 20,757 2.2%
2012 20,305 2.9%
2011 19,727 3.0%
2010 19,150 -

Race / Ethnicity in Moses Lake

White
55.3% (12,745)
African American
1.4% (329)
American Indian
0.9% (211)
Asian
1.7% (381)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
1.7% (394)
Hispanic
39.0% (8,996)
Race Moses Lake WA USA
White 55.3% 68.5% 60.7%
African American 1.4% 3.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.9% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.7% 8.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.6% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 1.7% 4.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 39.0% 12.7% 18.0%

Gender in Moses Lake

Female
52.3% (12,058)
Male
47.7% (10,998)
Gender Moses Lake WA USA
Female 52.3% 50.0% 50.8%
Male 47.7% 50.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Moses Lake for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
6.0% (1,383)
9-12th Grade
11.0% (2,536)
High School / GED
29.0% (6,686)
Some College
23.0% (5,302)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (2,305)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (3,458)
Master's Degree
5.0% (1,152)
Professional Degree
1.0% (230)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Moses Lake WA USA
< 9th Grade 6.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 11.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 29.0% 22.0% 27.0%
Some College 23.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 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 Moses Lake, Washington

Less than $10,000
4.5% (103,942)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.6% (105,913)
$15,000 to $24,999
11.4% (262,813)
$25,000 to $34,999
12.2% (280,277)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.9% (343,093)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.2% (418,867)
$75,000 to $99,999
14.9% (343,938)
$100,000 to $149,999
14.7% (339,431)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.2% (49,576)
$200,000 or more
2.5% (57,745)
Income Moses Lake WA USA
Less than $10,000 4.5% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.6% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 11.4% 6.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 12.2% 7.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.9% 11.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.2% 17.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 14.9% 13.7% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 14.7% 17.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.2% 8.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 2.5% 9.5% 7.7%

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