Living in Spokane, WA

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-12-30

Spokane, Washington Info Snack

Population
217,353
Unemployment
5.9%
Poverty
17.3%
Median Home
$187,600
Median Income
$50,306
Median Rent
$866

Spokane SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8
Affordability
6
Diversity
8
Safety
3
Amenities
9.5
Education
8
Commute
8.5

Spokane, WA Crime Report

14,568
Total Crimes
6,608.8
Total Crimes / 100k People
166.84%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Spokane
/ 100k People
Washington
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 14,568 6,608.8 2,975.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 1,520 689.6 293.9 366.7
Murder 6 2.7 2.6 5.0
Robbery 311 141.1 67.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 973 441.4 179.9 250.2
Property Crime 13,048 5,919.3 2,681.9 2,109.9
Burglary 1,743 790.7 453.6 340.5
Larceny 10,026 4,548.3 1,907.9 1,549.5
Car Theft 1,279 580.2 320.5 219.9

Spokane, WA Cost Of Living

96
Spokane's Overall Cost Of Living
1.0x
Lower Than The National Average
Living Expense Spokane Washington National Average
Overall 96 116 100
Services 98 108 100
Groceries 99 108 100
Health 115 119 100
Housing 85 135 100
Transportation 107 116 100
Utilities 99 89 100

Spokane, WA Photos

Spokanewamasonictemple
Source: Public Domain
Spokaneskywalks
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Spokane County Courthouse
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Monroe Street Dam On Spokane River
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Map Of Spokane, WA

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Population over time in Spokane

Year Population % Change
2019 217,353 1.2%
2018 214,804 0.9%
2017 212,982 0.4%
2016 212,078 0.7%
2015 210,695 0.3%
2014 210,142 0.3%
2013 209,478 0.4%
2012 208,701 0.3%
2011 208,040 0.7%
2010 206,541 -

Race / Ethnicity in Spokane

White
81.3% (176,671)
African American
2.2% (4,881)
American Indian
1.4% (3,146)
Asian
2.7% (5,848)
Hawaiian
0.9% (1,884)
Other
0.1% (214)
Two Or More
5.0% (10,942)
Hispanic
6.3% (13,767)
Race Spokane WA USA
White 81.3% 68.5% 60.7%
African American 2.2% 3.7% 12.3%
American Indian 1.4% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.7% 8.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 0.9% 0.6% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 5.0% 4.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 6.3% 12.7% 18.0%

Gender in Spokane

Female
51.0% (110,955)
Male
49.0% (106,397)
Gender Spokane WA USA
Female 51.0% 50.0% 50.8%
Male 49.0% 50.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Spokane for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.0% (6,520)
9-12th Grade
5.0% (10,867)
High School / GED
23.0% (49,991)
Some College
27.0% (58,685)
Associate's Degree
12.0% (26,082)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (41,297)
Master's Degree
8.0% (17,388)
Professional Degree
2.0% (4,347)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (2,173)
Education Spokane WA USA
< 9th Grade 3.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 5.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 23.0% 22.0% 27.0%
Some College 27.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 12.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 8.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 2.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Spokane, Washington

Less than $10,000
7.8% (1,694,976)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.4% (1,170,442)
$15,000 to $24,999
10.7% (2,315,182)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.0% (2,387,532)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.9% (3,237,638)
$50,000 to $74,999
19.2% (4,168,899)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.1% (2,635,281)
$100,000 to $149,999
11.3% (2,466,069)
$150,000 to $199,999
4.1% (886,042)
$200,000 or more
3.6% (773,234)
Income Spokane WA USA
Less than $10,000 7.8% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.4% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 10.7% 6.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.0% 7.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.9% 11.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 19.2% 17.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.1% 13.7% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 11.3% 17.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 4.1% 8.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.6% 9.5% 7.7%

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