In 2019, Bellingham, WA had a population of 221k people with a median age of 37.3 and a median household income of $62,984. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Bellingham, WA grew from 216,812 to 220,821, a 1.85% increase and its median household income grew from $59,285 to $62,984, a 6.24% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Bellingham, WA are White (Non-Hispanic) (78.9%), White (Hispanic) (4.41%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (4.1%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.64%), and Other (Hispanic) (3.56%). 0% of the households in Bellingham, WA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 94.9% of the residents in Bellingham, WA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Bellingham, WA are Western Washington University (4,114 degrees awarded in 2019), Whatcom Community College (1,391 degrees), and Bellingham Technical College (925 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Bellingham, WA was $345,700, and the homeownership rate was 61.9%. Most people in Bellingham, WA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 20.6 minutes. The average car ownership in Bellingham, WA was 2 cars per household.
Bellingham, WA borders Mount Vernon-Anacortes, WA.