Thurston County, WA has a population of 275,222 people with a median age of 39.5 and a median household income of $65,783. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Thurston County, WA grew from 269,536 to 275,222, a 2.11% increase and its median household income grew from $62,137 to $65,783, a 5.87% increase.
The population of Thurston County, WA is 75.5% White, 8.6% Hispanic, and 5.8% Asian. 11.2% of the people in Thurston County, WA speak a non-English language, and 97.1% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Thurston County, WA are South Puget Sound Community College, with 1,583 graduates, The Evergreen State College, with 1,179 graduates, and Saint Martin's University, with 584 graduates.
The median property value in Thurston County, WA is $261,700, and the homeownership rate is 63.1%. Most people in Thurston County, WA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 23.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Thurston County, WA is 2 cars per household.
Thurston County, WA is the 6th most populated county in Washington and borders Grays Harbor County, WA; Lewis County, WA; Mason County, WA; and Pierce County, WA.