White Center, WA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2022-04-08
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White Center, Washington Info Snack

Population
15,995
Unemployment
5.5%
Poverty
17.0%
Median Home
$425,100
Median Income
$61,750
Median Rent
$1,338

White Center SnackAbility

6
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
7/10
Housing
9
Affordability
3
Diversity
10
Safety
N/A
Amenities
9
Education
6
Commute
4

White Center, WA Cost Of Living

129
White Center's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense White Center Washington National Average
Overall 129 119 100
Services 130 112 100
Groceries 126 110 100
Health 129 122 100
Housing 127 136 100
Transportation 141 123 100
Utilities 110 91 100

Rankings for White Center in Washington

Map Of White Center, WA

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Population over time in White Center

Year Population % Change
2020 15,995 0.9%
2019 15,852 3.6%
2018 15,300 -0.0%
2017 15,306 3.9%
2016 14,728 3.5%
2015 14,228 -4.2%
2014 14,848 -2.3%
2013 15,198 6.3%
2012 14,292 12.9%
2011 12,658 -

Race / Ethnicity in White Center

White
34.6% (5,534)
African American
11.1% (1,777)
American Indian
1.4% (226)
Asian
20.9% (3,335)
Hawaiian
0.9% (146)
Other
1.7% (271)
Two Or More
5.3% (855)
Hispanic
24.1% (3,851)
Race White Center WA USA
White 34.6% 67.5% 60.1%
African American 11.1% 3.7% 12.2%
American Indian 1.4% 1.0% 0.6%
Asian 20.9% 8.7% 5.6%
Hawaiian 0.9% 0.7% 0.2%
Other 1.7% 0.3% 0.3%
Two Or More 5.3% 5.2% 2.8%
Hispanic 24.1% 12.9% 18.2%

Gender in White Center

Female
50.0% (7,991)
Male
50.0% (8,003)
Gender White Center WA USA
Female 50.0% 50.0% 50.8%
Male 50.0% 50.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in White Center for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
12.0% (1,919)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (1,279)
High School / GED
25.0% (3,998)
Some College
20.0% (3,199)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (1,279)
Bachelor's Degree
19.0% (3,039)
Master's Degree
6.0% (959)
Professional Degree
1.0% (159)
Doctorate Degree
1.0% (159)
Education White Center WA USA
< 9th Grade 12.0% 3.0% 5.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 25.0% 22.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Bachelor's Degree 19.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 6.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 1.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For White Center, Washington

Less than $10,000
6.7% (107,703)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.9% (78,057)
$15,000 to $24,999
7.2% (115,862)
$25,000 to $34,999
5.7% (91,928)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.9% (222,205)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.5% (296,183)
$75,000 to $99,999
10.4% (165,906)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.2% (306,790)
$150,000 to $199,999
8.0% (128,101)
$200,000 or more
5.4% (86,760)
Income White Center WA USA
Less than $10,000 6.7% 4.4% 5.8%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.9% 3.1% 4.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 7.2% 6.5% 8.5%
$25,000 to $34,999 5.7% 6.9% 8.6%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.9% 10.8% 12.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.5% 17.1% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 10.4% 13.6% 12.8%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.2% 18.2% 15.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 8.0% 8.9% 7.1%
$200,000 or more 5.4% 10.5% 8.3%

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