Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA

Metropolitan Statistical Area (MSA)

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2019 Population
568,521
0.873% 1-year decline
US Senator
Patty Murray
Democratic Party
US Senator
Maria Cantwell
Democratic Party
2019 Median Age
38.4
0.518% 1-year decrease
2019 Poverty Rate
13.7%
5.53% 1-year decrease
2019 Median Household Income
$59,646
1.88% 1-year growth
2019 Median Property Value
$258,500
8.16% 1-year growth
2019 Employed Population
256,460
2.29% 1-year decline

About

In 2019, Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA had a population of 569k people with a median age of 38.4 and a median household income of $59,646. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA declined from 573,527 to 568,521, a −0.873% decrease and its median household income grew from $58,546 to $59,646, a 1.88% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA are White (Non-Hispanic) (84.1%), White (Hispanic) (3.86%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (3.67%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (2.15%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (1.93%). 0% of the households in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language.

98.1% of the residents in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA are Eastern Washington University (2,985 degrees awarded in 2019), Gonzaga University (2,361 degrees), and Spokane Community College (2,001 degrees).

In 2019, the median property value in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA was $258,500, and the homeownership rate was 62.7%. Most people in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 22 minutes. The average car ownership in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA was 2 cars per household.

Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA borders Coeur d'Alene, ID, Pullman, WA, and Sandpoint, ID.

Diversity

Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA is home to a population of 569k people, from which 98.1% are citizens. As of 2019, 7.89% of Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA residents were born outside of the country (44.9k people).

In 2019, there were 21.8 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (478k people) in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 22k White (Hispanic) and 20.9k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Race and Ethnicity

Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    478k ± 727
  2. White (Hispanic)
    22k ± 2.05k
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    20.9k ± 3k
5.91%
Hispanic Population
33.6k people

In 2019, there were 21.8 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (478k people) in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 22k White (Hispanic) and 20.9k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

5.91% of the people in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA are hispanic (33.6k people).

The following chart shows the 7 races represented in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA as a share of the total population.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

7.89%
2019 Foreign-Born Population
44.9k people
5%
2018 Foreign-Born Population
28.7k people

As of 2019, 7.89% of Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA residents (44.9k people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 34%. In 2018, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA was 5%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Age by Nativity

38
Median Native-Born Age
± 0.5
41
Median Foreign-Born Age
± 3.5

In 2019, the median age of all people in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA was 38.4. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 38, were generally younger than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 41. But people in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA are getting getting younger. In 2018, the average age of all Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA residents was 39.

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    253,578 ± 12,156 people
  2. India
    93,291 ± 7,453 people
  3. China
    86,178 ± 7,166 people

In 2019, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Washington was Mexico, the natal country of 253,578 Washington residents, followed by India with 93,291 and China with 86,178.

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Citizenship

98.1%
2019 Citizenship
97.9%
2018 Citizenship

As of 2019, 98.1% of Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.4%. In 2018, the percentage of US citizens in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA was 97.9%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    17,933 ± 1,721
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    10,559 ± 1,622
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    8,144 ± 1,605

Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.7 times greater than any other conflict.

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COVID-19

Daily New Cases by Date

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This chart shows the number of COVID-19 daily new cases by date in Washington, as a 7-day rolling average, compared with the four states with the most similar number of confirmed cases.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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This chart shows weekly unemployment insurance claims in Washington (not-seasonally adjusted) compared with the four states with the most similar impact.

The most recent data point uses Advance State Claims data, which can be revised in subsequent weeks.

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Employment by Industry Sector

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Y-Axis
8.45%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between May 2020 and May 2021

As of May 2021, there are 145M people employed in Washington. This represents a 8.45% increase in employment when compared to May 2020.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Washington.

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Community Mobility

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This chart presents movement trends over time in the state of Washington across different categories of places such as retail and recreation, groceries and pharmacies, parks, transit stations, workplaces, and residential.

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Economy

Median household income in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA is $59,646. In 2019, the county with the highest Median Household Income in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA was King County, WA with a value of $102,594, followed by Snohomish County, WA and Clark County, WA, with respective values of $89,260 and $80,555.

Males in Washington have an average income that is 1.35 times higher than the average income of females, which is $61,170. The income inequality in Washington (measured using the Gini index) is 0.464, which is lower than than the national average.

The economy of Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA employs 256k people. The largest industries in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA are Health Care & Social Assistance (47,734 people), Retail Trade (27,692 people), and Educational Services (25,208 people), and the highest paying industries are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($111,293), Utilities ($85,438), and Public Administration ($56,005).

Wages

Median Household Income

$59,646
2019 value
± $2,170
1.88%
1 Year Growth
± 5.68%

Households in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA have a median annual income of $59,646, which is less than the median annual income of $65,712 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $58,546 in 2018, which represents a 1.88% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

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$82,309
Average Male Salary in Washington
± $1,502
$61,170
Average Female Salary in Washington
± $1,233

In 2019, full-time male employees in Washington made 1.35 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Washington by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

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Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity in Washington
  1. Asian
    $79,822 ± $3,211
  2. White
    $65,272 ± $1,054
  3. Two or More Races
    $53,997 ± $3,446

In 2019 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Washington workers was Asian. These workers were paid 1.22 times more than White workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity in Washington.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA is from Washington.
0.464
2019 Wage GINI in Washington
0.469
2018 Wage GINI in Washington

In 2019, the income inequality in Washington was 0.464 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 1.12% decline from 2018 to 2019, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat more even. The GINI for Washington was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Washington in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)

In 2019, the county with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA was King County, WA with a value of $102,594, followed by Snohomish County, WA and Clark County, WA, with respective values of $89,260 and $80,555.

The following map shows all of the counties in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34
Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

13.7% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA (73.5k out of 535k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 12.3%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 18 - 24 and then Males 18 - 24.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty
  1. White
    59,792 ± 1,878
  2. Hispanic
    6,270 ± 617
  3. Two Or More
    5,011 ± 555

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA is White, followed by Hispanic and Two Or More.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

256k
2019 Value
± 8,618
−2.29%
1 Year decline
± 4.78%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA declined at a rate of −2.29%, from 262k employees to 256k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (28,239 people), Management Occupations (25,841 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (23,158 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA, by number of employees, are Office & Administrative Support Occupations (28,239 people), Management Occupations (25,841 people), and Sales & Related Occupations (23,158 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other MSAs, Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA has an unusually high number of residents working as Healthcare Support Occupations (1.62 times higher than expected), Community & Social Service Occupations (1.29 times), and Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations (1.28 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA, by median earnings, are Architecture & Engineering Occupations ($86,183), Law Enforcement Workers Including Supervisors ($76,883), and Health Diagnosing & Treating Practitioners & Other Technical Occupations ($76,446).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

256k
2019 Value
± 8,618
−2.29%
1 Year decline
± 4.78%

From 2018 to 2019, employment in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA declined at a rate of −2.29%, from 262k employees to 256k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA, are Health Care & Social Assistance (47,734 people), Retail Trade (27,692 people), and Educational Services (25,208 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA, though some of these residents may live in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA, by number of employees, are Health Care & Social Assistance (47,734 people), Retail Trade (27,692 people), and Educational Services (25,208 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other MSAs, Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA has an unusually high number of Health Care & Social Assistance (1.34 times higher than expected), Utilities (1.33 times), and Wholesale Trade (1.3 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA, by median earnings, are Mining, Quarrying, & Oil & Gas Extraction ($111,293), Utilities ($85,438), and Public Administration ($56,005).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Washington to other states, or from other states to Washington.
Top Domestic Production in Dollars
  1. $79.3B
  2. $39.1B
  3. $32.9B

In 2018, the top outbound Washington product (by dollars) was Transport equip. with $79.3B, followed by Mixed freight ($39.1B) and Electronics ($32.9B).

The following chart shows the share of these products in relation to all outbound Washington products.

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$443B
2018 Value in Washington
$972B
Projected 2045 Value in Washington
120% growth

In 2018, total outbound Washington trade was $443B. This is expected to increase 120% to $972B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Washington trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Washington to other states, or from other states to Washington.
Most Common Trade Partners
  1. $31.9B
  2. $19.7B
  3. $10.9B

In 2018, the top outbound Washington domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Oregon with $31.9B, followed by California with $19.7B and Illinois and $10.9B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Washington shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Civics

In the 2016 presidential election, the popular vote in Washington went to Hillary Rodham Clinton with 52.5% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (36.8%), followed by Gary Johnson (4.85%). The most partisan county was King County, WA with 71.9% of the vote going to Hillary Rodham Clinton running for the Democratic Party.

Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell are the senators currently representing the state of Washington. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Washington is currently represented by 10 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

Presidential Popular Vote by County

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Showing data up to the 2016 election. Updated election results are currently being processed, and will be released in the coming months.
Hillary Rodham Clinton
Popular Vote for Washington
52.5% for the Democratic Party
Most Partisan Counties in Washington
  1. 71.9% for Hillary Rodham Clinton (Democratic Party)
  2. 71.9% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)
  3. 68.6% for Donald J. Trump (Republican Party)

In the 2016 presidential election, the most partisan county in Washington was King County, WA with 71.9% of the vote going to Hillary Rodham Clinton running for the Democratic Party.

The following map shows the counties in Washington colored by their party leaning.

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US Senators from Washington

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Patty Murray
Senator from Washington3
Assumed office on January 3, 1993
Maria Cantwell
Senator from Washington1
Assumed office on January 3, 2001

Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell are the senators currently representing Washington.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Washington over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Washington

Washington is currently represented by 10 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Washington have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2019, universities in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA awarded 10,052 degrees. The student population of Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA is skewed towards women, with 16,229 male students and 22,927 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA are White (6,991 and 72%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (910 and 9.37%), Unknown (665 and 6.85%), and Two or More Races (496 and 5.11%).

The largest universities in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA by number of degrees awarded are Eastern Washington University (2,985 and 29.7%), Gonzaga University (2,361 and 23.5%), and Spokane Community College (2,001 and 19.9%).

The most popular majors in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA are Liberal Arts & Sciences (1,221 and 12.1%), General Business (422 and 4.2%), and Registered Nursing (406 and 4.04%).

The median tuition costs in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA are $43,800 for private four year colleges, and $2,875 and $3,680 respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

Most Common
  1. 261 degree-majorss awarded
  2. 318 degree-majorss awarded
  3. 284 degree-majorss awarded

In 2019, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA was General Biological Sciences with 261 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded
  1. 2,985 degrees awarded
  2. 2,361 degrees awarded
  3. 2,001 degrees awarded
$2,875
Median In-State Public
$43,800
Median Private

In 2019, the Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA institution with the largest number of graduating students was Eastern Washington University with 2,985 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

4,288
Degrees Awarded to Men
5,764
Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2019, 4,288 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA, which is 0.744 times less than the 5,764 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the top 5 institutions in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity
  1. White
    6,991 degrees awarded
  2. Hispanic or Latino
    910 degrees awarded
  3. Unknown
    665 degrees awarded

In 2019 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA was White students. These 6,991 degrees mean that there were 7.68 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 910 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA was $258,500 in 2019, which is 1.07 times larger than the national average of $240,500. Between 2018 and 2019 the median property value increased from $239,000 to $258,500, a 8.16% increase. The homeownership rate in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA is 62.7%, which is lower than the national average of 64.1%. People in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA have an average commute time of 22 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$258,500
2019 Median
± $7,594
$239,000
2018 Median
± $5,042

In 2019, the median property value in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA grew to to $258,500 from the previous year's value of $239,000.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA the largest share of households have a property value in the $300k - $400k range.

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Household Income

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$59,646
Median Household Income
± $2,170
230k
Number of Households
± 7,945

In 2019, the median household income of the 230k households in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA grew to $59,646 from the previous year's value of $58,546.

The following chart displays the households in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Property Taxes

$3k+
Average Range

This chart shows the households in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

62.7%
2019 Homeownership
64.8%
2018 Homeownership

In 2019, 62.7% of the housing units in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 64.8%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 64.1%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

22 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA have a shorter commute time (22 minutes) than the normal US worker (26 minutes). Additionally, 2.2% of the workforce in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2019
  1. Drove Alone (76.6%)
  2. Carpooled (9.74%)
  3. Worked At Home (7.18%)

In 2019, 76.6% of workers in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA drove alone to work, followed by those who carpooled to work (9.74%) and those who worked at home (7.18%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA have 2 cars, followed by false.

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Health

94% of the population of Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA has health coverage, with 43% on employee plans, 22.7% on Medicaid, 12.5% on Medicare, 13.5% on non-group plans, and 2.39% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in Washington was $7,913 in 2014. This is a 4% increase from the previous year ($7,609).

Primary care physicians in Washington see 1184 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.0845% increase from the previous year (1183 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1198 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 251 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Wahkiakum County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (14.8%). Additionally, Pend Oreille County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (41.6%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,184 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Washington

Primary care physicians in Washington see an average of 1,184 patients per year. This represents a 0.0845% increase from the previous year (1,183 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Washington in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.
State with the Highest Prevalence
  1. 8.26% of the population affected
  2. 8.13% of the population affected
  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

The following map shows the percent of individuals with major depressive episode by state over multiple years.

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.
Most prevalent states
  1. 19.2% of adults
  2. 17.9% of adults
  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

The following map shows the prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost by state over multiple years.

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Health Care Spending

Data is only available at the state level. Showing data for Washington.
$7,913
Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care in Washington
$4,328
Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care
$5,851
Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care
$8,997
Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Washington (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4%, from $7,609 to $7,913.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

5.97%
Uninsured
43%
Employer Coverage
22.7%
Medicaid
12.5%
Medicare
13.5%
Non-Group
2.39%
Military or VA

Between 2018 and 2019, the percent of uninsured citizens in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA grew by 6.3% from 5.62% to 5.97%.

The following chart shows how the percent of uninsured individuals in Spokane-Spokane Valley, WA changed over time compared with the percent of individuals enrolled in various types of health insurance.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.
Most at risk counties
  1. 14.8% prevalence
  2. 14.2% prevalence
  3. 14% prevalence

Wahkiakum County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Washington, at 14.8%.

The following map shows the prevalence of diabetes in Washington by county over multiple years.

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