Who lives in the Northwest Region?

Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Under 5 years 11,205 6.6%
5-9 years 11,560 6.8%
10-14 years 11,537 6.8%
15-17 years 6,620 3.9%
18-24 years 15,697 9.2%
25-34 years 19,003 11.1%
35-44 years 18,501 10.8%
45-54 years 20,836 12.2%
55-64 years 24,254 14.2%
65-74 years 17,202 10.1%
75-84 years 9,801 5.7%
85 years and older 4,423 2.6%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Male 86,067 50.4%
Female 84,572 49.6%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
White 146,937 86.1%
Of Color 23,702 13.9%
Black or African American 1,788 1.0%
American Indian and Alaskan Native 14,200 8.3%
Asian or Pacific Islander 1,557 0.9%
Other 869 0.5%
Two or more races 5,218 3.1%
Hispanic or Latino 5,666 3.3%
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Language spoken (2014-2018)
Population (5 years and older) 159,434 100.0%
English only 152,526 95.7%
Language other than English 6,908 4.3%
Speaks English less than "very well" 2,151 1.3%
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Total population for whom disability status is determined 168,457 100.0%
Population with a disability 26,138 15.5%
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Foreign-born residents 3,658 2.1%
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Residence one year ago (2014-2018)
Population (1 year and over in US) 168,459 100.0%
Same residence 147,276 87.4%
Different residence in the U.S. 20,900 12.4%
Different residence outside the U.S. 283 0.2%

What's the Northwest Region's quality of life?

Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Household income (2018 dollars) (2014-2018)
Total households 67,760 100.0%
Less than $35,000 21,723 32.1%
$35,000-$49,999 10,057 14.8%
$50,000-$74,999 13,085 19.3%
$75,000-$99,999 9,337 13.8%
$100,000 or more 13,558 20.0%
Median household income (2018 dollars) $56,030 100%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
All people for whom poverty status is determined 165,467 100.0%
Less than $35,000 21,723 32.1%
With income below poverty 22,127 13.4%
With income 100%-149% of poverty 16,416 9.9%
With income 150%-199% of poverty 15,398 9.3%
With income 200% of poverty or higher 111,526 67.4%
17 years and younger (percent of people under age 18) 30,870 18.7%
18-24 (percent of people age 18-24) 38,941 23.5%
25-34 (percent of people age 25-34) 25,365 15.3%
35-44 (percent of people age 35-44) 17,063 10.3%
45-54 (percent of people age 45-54) 14,617 8.8%
55-64 (percent of people age 55-64) 14,326 8.7%
18-64 (percent of people age 18-64) 20,599 12.4%
65 years and older (percent of people age 65+) 15,431 9.3%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Health coverage (2014-2018)
Total population age 65 and under for whom health insurance coverage status is determined 168,457 100.0%
Population 65 and under without health insurance coverage 12,792 7.6%
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Total housing units (2014-2018)
Total housing units 89,288 100.0%
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Owned and Rental Housing (2014-2018)
Vacant housing units (seasonal units included) 21,528 24.1%
Occupied housing units 67,760 75.9%
Average household size 2.4
Owner-occupied 50,941 57.1%
Average household size 2.5
Renter-occupied 16,819 18.8%
Average household size 2.1
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Year built (2014-2018)
2000 or later 16,928 19.0%
1970-1999 38,361 43.0%
1940-1969 20,399 22.8%
1939 or earlier 13,600 15.2%
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Households (2014-2018)
Total households 67,760 100.0%
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Households by type (2014-2018)
Family households 43,778 64.6%
With children under 18 years 18,867 27.8%
Married-couple family households 33,963 50.1%
With children under 18 years 12,033 17.8%
Single-person family households 9,815 14.5%
With children under 18 years 6,834 10.1%
Nonfamily households 23,982 35.4%
Householder living alone 20,151 29.7%
65 years and over 8,437 12.5%
Households with one or more children under 18 years 19,114 28.2%
Households with one or more people 65 years and over 21,131 31.2%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Year householder moved into unit (2014-2018)
Moved in 2010 or later 26,977 39.8%
Moved in 2000-2009 18,479 27.3%
Moved in 1990-1999 9,919 14.6%
Moved in 1989 or earlier 12,385 18.3%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
All households for which cost burden is calculated 65,779 100.0%
Cost-burdened households 16,393 24.9%
Owner households for which cost burden is calculated 50,563 100.0%
Cost-burdened owner households 9,413 18.6%
Renter households for which cost burden is calculated 15,216 100.0%
Cost-burdened renter households 6,980 45.9%
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Rent paid (2014-2018)
Households paying rent 15,353
Median rent paid (2018 dollars) $646
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Vehicles per household (2014-2018)
No vehicles 4,311 6.4%
1 vehicle available 18,839 27.8%
2 vehicles available 25,336 37.4%
3 or more vehicles available 19,274 28.4%
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Transportation to work (2014-2018)
Workers (16 years and older) 81,321 100.0%
Car, truck, or van (including passengers) 71,436 87.8%
Public transportation 753 0.9%
Walked, biked, worked at home, or other 9,132 11.2%
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Travel time to work (2014-2018)
Total workers age 16+ (not home based) 75,932 100.0%
Less than 10 minutes 22,472 29.6%
10-19 minutes 25,229 33.2%
20-29 minutes 11,445 15.1%
30 minutes or longer 16,786 22.1%
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Educational attainment (2014-2018)
Population (25 years and older) 114,020 100.0%
Less than high school 9,801 8.6%
High school diploma or GED 37,266 32.7%
Some college or associate’s degree 40,588 35.6%
Bachelor’s Degree 18,295 16.0%
Graduate or professional Degree 8,070 7.1%
High school graduate or higher 104,219 91.4%
Bachelor’s degree or higher 26,365 23.1%
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Working Adults (2014-2018)
Total civilian non-institutionalized population, age 18-64 97,635 100.0%
Working age adults who are employed 75,558 77.4%
Civilian labor force 79,379 100.0%
Unemployed 3,821 4.8%
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Total employed workers (LEHD) (2017)
Total employed workers 79,268 100.0%
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Worker age (2017)
Age 29 or younger 18,812 23.7%
Age 30 to 54 39,890 50.3%
Age 55 or older 20,566 25.9%
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Workers by earnings (2017)
$15,000 per year or less 20,957 26.4%
$15,001 to $39,999 per year 28,052 35.4%
$40,000 or more per year 30,259 38.2%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by industry of employment (2017)
Accommodation and food services 6,162 7.8%
Administration & support, waste management, and remediation 168 0.2%
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting 1,701 2.1%
Arts, entertainment, and recreation 2,425 3.1%
Construction 3,817 4.8%
Educational services 8,690 11.0%
Finance and insurance 1,957 2.5%
Health care and social assistance 13,137 16.6%
Information 976 1.2%
Management of companies and enterprises 367 0.5%
Manufacturing 8,506 10.7%
Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction 168 0.2%
Other services (excluding public administration) 2,325 2.9%
Professional, scientific, and technical services 1,693 2.1%
Public administration 6,087 7.7%
Real estate and rental and leasing 546 0.7%
Retail trade 9,331 11.8%
Transportation and warehousing 2,130 2.7%
Utilities 450 0.6%
Wholesale trade 7,181 9.1%
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Workers by race (2017)
White alone 71,569 90.3%
Black or African American alone 951 1.2%
American Indian or Alaska Native alone 4,389 5.5%
Asian alone 884 1.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander alone 33 0.0%
Two or more race groups 1,442 1.8%
Category Count Count margin-of-error Percent Percent margin-of-error
Workers by educational attainment (2017)
Less than high school 4,935 6.2%
High school or equivalent, no college 18,768 23.7%
Some college or associate degree 23,558 29.7%
Bachelor’s degree or advanced degree 13,195 16.6%