Cheney SnackAbility

6
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
4/10
Housing
8
Affordability
3
Diversity
8
Safety
7
Amenities
8.5
Education
9
Commute
9

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Cheney, Washington Info Snack

Cheney (/tini/ CHEE-nee) is a city in Spokane County, Washington, United States. The full-time resident population was 10,590 as of 2010 census. Eastern Washington University is located in Cheney, and its population grows to approximately 17,600 people on a temporary basis when classes at Eastern Washington University are in session.
Population
11,735
Unemployment
12.0%
Poverty
38.7%
Median Home
$181,300
Median Income
$34,103
Median Rent
$820

Rankings for Cheney in Washington

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2

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3

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4

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5

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6

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Map Of Cheney, WA

Population over time in Cheney

Year Population % Change
2017 11,735 2.2%
2016 11,479 2.8%
2015 11,171 1.4%
2014 11,014 1.7%
2013 10,828 1.9%
2012 10,631 2.0%
2011 10,422 1.4%
2010 10,283 -

Crime in Cheney Per 100k

Crime Cheney WA USA
Violent Crime 231.8 304.5 382.9
Murder 0.0 3.1 5.3
Robbery 24.0 72.8 98.0
Aggravated Assault 95.9 184.6 248.9
Property Crime 1718.6 3173.6 2362.0
Burglary 295.8 590.4 430.4
Larceny 1239.0 2194.4 1694.0
Car Theft 183.9 388.8 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Cheney

White
77.2% (9,057)
African American
4.7% (550)
American Indian
1.1% (134)
Asian
3.2% (378)
Hawaiian
0.4% (43)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
3.6% (426)
Hispanic
9.8% (1,147)
Race Cheney WA USA
White 77.2% 69.8% 61.5%
African American 4.7% 3.5% 12.3%
American Indian 1.1% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 3.2% 8.0% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.4% 0.6% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.6% 4.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 9.8% 12.3% 17.6%

Household Income For Cheney, Washington

Less than $10,000
20.9% (245,261)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.0% (46,940)
$15,000 to $24,999
15.8% (185,413)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.8% (126,738)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.7% (172,504)
$50,000 to $74,999
11.9% (139,646)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.6% (100,921)
$100,000 to $149,999
10.1% (118,523)
$150,000 to $199,999
2.5% (29,337)
$200,000 or more
0.7% (8,214)
Income Cheney WA USA
Less than $10,000 20.9% 5.6% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.0% 3.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 15.8% 7.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.8% 8.3% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.7% 12.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 11.9% 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.6% 13.5% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 10.1% 16.4% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 2.5% 7.1% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 0.7% 7.3% 6.3%

Gender in Cheney

Female
51.3% (6,024)
Male
48.7% (5,710)
Gender Cheney WA USA
Female 51.3% 50.1% 50.8%
Male 48.7% 49.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Cheney for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.2% (143)
9-12th Grade
2.9% (337)
High School / GED
14.5% (1,696)
Some College
32.2% (3,773)
Associate's Degree
10.0% (1,172)
Bachelor's Degree
23.4% (2,749)
Master's Degree
10.9% (1,274)
Professional Degree
1.5% (178)
Doctorate Degree
3.5% (410)
Education Cheney WA USA
< 9th Grade 1.2% 3.8% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 2.9% 5.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 14.5% 22.5% 27.3%
Some College 32.2% 24.0% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 10.0% 9.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 23.4% 21.7% 19.1%
Master's Degree 10.9% 9.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.5% 2.1% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.5% 1.5% 1.4%

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