Port Orchard, WA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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Port Orchard, Washington Info Snack

Population
14,303
Unemployment
4.8%
Poverty
13.6%
Median Home
$357,500
Median Income
$71,719
Median Rent
$1,343

Port Orchard SnackAbility

8
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
8.5
Safety
4
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
4

Port Orchard, WA Crime Report

611
Total Crimes
4,104.5
Total Crimes / 100k People
74.96%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Port Orchard
/ 100k People
Washington
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 611 4,104.5 3,026.1 2,346.0
Violent Crime 61 409.8 293.7 387.8
Murder 0 0.0 3.9 6.5
Robbery 8 53.7 67.4 73.9
Aggravated Assault 44 295.6 187.6 279.7
Property Crime 550 3,694.7 2,732.4 1,958.2
Burglary 100 671.8 522.1 314.2
Larceny 380 2,552.7 1,854.2 1,398.0
Car Theft 70 470.2 356.1 246.0

Port Orchard, WA Cost Of Living

130
Port Orchard's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Port Orchard Washington National Average
Overall 130 119 100
Services 127 112 100
Groceries 129 110 100
Health 129 122 100
Housing 132 136 100
Transportation 142 123 100
Utilities 110 91 100

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Rankings for Port Orchard in Washington

Map Of Port Orchard, WA

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Population over time in Port Orchard

Year Population % Change
2020 14,303 3.7%
2019 13,788 2.3%
2018 13,476 1.6%
2017 13,265 2.0%
2016 13,004 2.3%
2015 12,715 3.7%
2014 12,260 9.1%
2013 11,239 2.6%
2012 10,949 2.0%
2011 10,734 -

Race / Ethnicity in Port Orchard

White
67.3% (9,623)
African American
3.2% (459)
American Indian
0.6% (84)
Asian
4.0% (568)
Hawaiian
3.0% (433)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
9.2% (1,310)
Hispanic
12.8% (1,826)
Race Port Orchard WA USA
White 67.3% 67.5% 60.1%
African American 3.2% 3.7% 12.2%
American Indian 0.6% 1.0% 0.6%
Asian 4.0% 8.7% 5.6%
Hawaiian 3.0% 0.7% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 9.2% 5.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 12.8% 12.9% 18.2%

Gender in Port Orchard

Female
49.3% (7,054)
Male
50.7% (7,249)
Gender Port Orchard WA USA
Female 49.3% 50.0% 50.8%
Male 50.7% 50.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Port Orchard for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (286)
9-12th Grade
6.0% (858)
High School / GED
25.0% (3,575)
Some College
30.0% (4,290)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,430)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (2,717)
Master's Degree
7.0% (1,001)
Professional Degree
1.0% (143)
Doctorate Degree
0.0% (0)
Education Port Orchard WA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 6.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 22.0% 27.0%
Some College 30.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 7.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Port Orchard, Washington

Less than $10,000
7.8% (110,960)
$10,000 to $14,999
2.9% (41,999)
$15,000 to $24,999
5.3% (75,961)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.8% (82,701)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.4% (206,365)
$50,000 to $74,999
15.5% (221,142)
$75,000 to $99,999
17.4% (248,364)
$100,000 to $149,999
20.7% (295,807)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.3% (75,183)
$200,000 or more
5.0% (71,813)
Income Port Orchard WA USA
Less than $10,000 7.8% 4.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 2.9% 3.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 5.3% 6.5% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.8% 6.9% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.4% 10.8% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 15.5% 17.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 17.4% 13.6% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 20.7% 18.2% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.3% 8.9% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 5.0% 10.5% 8.3%

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