In 2017, Thurston County, WA had a population of 281k people with a median age of 39.4 and a median household income of $71,765. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Thurston County, WA grew from 275,222 to 280,588, a 1.95% increase and its median household income grew from $65,783 to $71,765, a 9.09% increase.
The population of Thurston County, WA is 74.7% White Alone, 8.99% Hispanic or Latino, and 6.06% Two or More Races. N/A% of the people in Thurston County, WA speak a non-English language, and 96.6% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Thurston County, WA are South Puget Sound Community College (1,567 degrees awarded in 2016), The Evergreen State College (1,160 degrees), and Saint Martin's University (495 degrees).
The median property value in Thurston County, WA is $283,400, and the homeownership rate is 66.4%. Most people in Thurston County, WA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 26.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Thurston County, WA is 2 cars per household.