Statewide Claims to Fame

Ellensburg is 3rd in Washington out of 190 other cities in Income below poverty line

Ellensburg is 6th in Washington out of 190 other cities in Units inside multi-unit buildings

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General Demographics

Size Demographics

Size Demographics
Ellensburg Rank Washington US
Current population (2012) 18,348 53rd 6,897,012 313,914,040
Size in square miles 6.9 90th 66,455.5 3,531,905.4
Population density (people per sqmi) 2,625.2 87th 101.2 87.4

People Demographics

Age Demographics
Ellensburg Rank Washington US
Residents younger than 5 5.0% 160th 6.4% 6.4%
Residents younger than 18 14.2% 188th 23.0% 23.5%
Residents 65 or older 8.9% 141st 13.2% 13.7%
Education Demographics
Ellensburg Rank Washington US
Residents with high school diploma (older than 25) 91.0% 107th 89.8% 85.4%
Residents with college degree (older than 25) 40.1% 47th 31.4% 28.2%
Race Demographics
Ellensburg Rank Washington US
Race - White 85.7% 62nd 81.6% 77.9%
Race - Black or African American 1.5% 105th 3.9% 13.1%
Race - American Indian or Alaska Native 1.0% 87th 1.8% 1.2%
Race - Asian 3.2% 111th 7.7% 5.1%
Race - Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% 130th 0.7% 0.2%
Race - Two or More 3.7% 133rd 4.3% 2.4%
Race - Hispanic or Latino 9.7% 64th 11.7% 16.9%
Race - White, not Hispanic or Latino 81.6% 63rd 71.6% 63.0%
Misc People Demographics
Ellensburg Rank Washington US
Female residents 49.9% 142nd 50.1% 50.8%
Foreign born residents 4.6% 171st 12.8% 12.8%

Housing Demographics

Housing Demographics
Ellensburg Rank Washington US
Housing units 7,867 60th 2,907,490 132,312,404
Units inside multi-unit buildings 51.1% 6th 25.7% 25.9%
Households 7,387 62nd 2,602,568 114,761,359
Home ownership rate 30.0% 188th 64.4% 66.1%
Home median value $212,800 146th $283,200 $186,200
People per household 2.1 185th 2.5 2.6

Income Demographics

Income Demographics
Ellensburg Rank Washington US
Income per capita $16,276 180th $30,481 $27,915
Income per household $26,597 189th $58,890 $52,762
Income below poverty line 38.7% 3rd 12.5% 14.3%

Business Demographics

Business Demographics
Ellensburg Rank Washington US
Total businesses (including small businesses) 1,241 78th 551,340 27,092,908
Retail sales $322,101 53rd $92,968,519 $3,917,663,456
Retail sales per capita $18,825 45th $14,380 $12,990
Retail accommodation and food service sales $51,499 41st $12,389,422 $613,795,732

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