Ocean Shores, WA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

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

Population
5,975
Unemployment
6.5%
Poverty
11.8%
Median Home
$233,300
Median Income
$46,144
Median Rent
$987

Ocean Shores SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
4
Diversity
8
Safety
N/A
Amenities
6
Education
7
Commute
4

Ocean Shores, WA Crime Report

129
Total Crimes
2,158.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-12.86%
Below National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Ocean Shores
/ 100k People
Washington
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 129 2,158.3 2,975.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 9 150.6 293.9 366.7
Murder 0 0.0 2.6 5.0
Robbery 1 16.7 67.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 7 117.1 179.9 250.2
Property Crime 120 2,007.7 2,681.9 2,109.9
Burglary 42 702.7 453.6 340.5
Larceny 74 1,238.1 1,907.9 1,549.5
Car Theft 4 66.9 320.5 219.9

Ocean Shores, WA Cost Of Living

105
Ocean Shores's Overall Cost Of Living
1.1x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Ocean Shores Washington National Average
Overall 105 116 100
Services 105 108 100
Groceries 114 108 100
Health 121 119 100
Housing 95 135 100
Transportation 136 116 100
Utilities 89 89 100

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Rankings for Ocean Shores in Washington

Map Of Ocean Shores, WA

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Population over time in Ocean Shores

Year Population % Change
2019 5,975 2.8%
2018 5,814 1.8%
2017 5,714 0.7%
2016 5,673 0.6%
2015 5,637 0.5%
2014 5,609 0.4%
2013 5,584 1.3%
2012 5,512 2.2%
2011 5,391 2.5%
2010 5,260 -

Race / Ethnicity in Ocean Shores

White
83.1% (4,966)
African American
0.1% (3)
American Indian
3.3% (199)
Asian
4.1% (245)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.5% (27)
Two Or More
5.2% (312)
Hispanic
3.7% (223)
Race Ocean Shores WA USA
White 83.1% 68.5% 60.7%
African American 0.1% 3.7% 12.3%
American Indian 3.3% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 4.1% 8.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.6% 0.2%
Other 0.5% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.2% 4.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 3.7% 12.7% 18.0%

Gender in Ocean Shores

Female
52.9% (3,163)
Male
47.1% (2,812)
Gender Ocean Shores WA USA
Female 52.9% 50.0% 50.8%
Male 47.1% 50.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Ocean Shores for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (179)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (478)
High School / GED
24.0% (1,434)
Some College
33.0% (1,971)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (717)
Bachelor's Degree
15.0% (896)
Master's Degree
4.0% (239)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (59)
Education Ocean Shores WA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 24.0% 22.0% 27.0%
Some College 33.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 15.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 4.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Ocean Shores, Washington

Less than $10,000
6.0% (35,551)
$10,000 to $14,999
7.6% (45,299)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.9% (47,402)
$25,000 to $34,999
15.1% (90,217)
$35,000 to $49,999
18.7% (111,625)
$50,000 to $74,999
21.5% (128,445)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.9% (77,220)
$100,000 to $149,999
9.2% (54,856)
$150,000 to $199,999
0.6% (3,631)
$200,000 or more
0.5% (3,249)
Income Ocean Shores WA USA
Less than $10,000 6.0% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 7.6% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.9% 6.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 15.1% 7.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 18.7% 11.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 21.5% 17.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.9% 13.7% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 9.2% 17.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 0.6% 8.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 0.5% 9.5% 7.7%

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