In 2019, Bellingham, WA had a population of 88.8k people with a median age of 31.5 and a median household income of $53,396. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Bellingham, WA grew from 87,071 to 88,764, a 1.94% increase and its median household income grew from $50,844 to $53,396, a 5.02% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Bellingham, WA are White (Non-Hispanic) (78.2%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (5.92%), White (Hispanic) (4.96%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.74%), and Other (Hispanic) (3.04%). 0% of the households in Bellingham, WA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 95.4% 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 $374,700, and the homeownership rate was 45.4%. Most people in Bellingham, WA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 17.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Bellingham, WA was 2 cars per household.