Lynden SnackAbility

9.5
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8.5/10
Housing
9
Affordability
5
Diversity
6
Safety
8.5
Amenities
8.5
Education
8
Commute
8

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Lynden, Washington Info Snack

Lynden is the second largest city in Whatcom County, Washington, United States. Named and established in 1874 near the site of the Nooksack Indian village Squahalish (Nooksack: Sqwehálich), the city of Lynden began as a pioneer settlement headed by Holden and Phoebe Judson.
Population
13,452
Unemployment
2.3%
Poverty
7.4%
Median Home
$300,600
Median Income
$62,478
Median Rent
$1,183

Rankings for Lynden in Washington

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Map Of Lynden, WA

Population over time in Lynden

Year Population % Change
2017 13,452 1.9%
2016 13,204 2.5%
2015 12,886 2.4%
2014 12,579 2.0%
2013 12,334 2.2%
2012 12,072 2.4%
2011 11,793 1.8%
2010 11,580 -

Crime in Lynden Per 100k

Crime Lynden WA USA
Violent Crime 62.9 304.5 382.9
Murder 0.0 3.1 5.3
Robbery 7.0 72.8 98.0
Aggravated Assault 35.0 184.6 248.9
Property Crime 1321.5 3173.6 2362.0
Burglary 195.8 590.4 430.4
Larceny 1097.7 2194.4 1694.0
Car Theft 28.0 388.8 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Lynden

White
87.0% (11,704)
African American
0.3% (44)
American Indian
0.1% (18)
Asian
2.8% (372)
Hawaiian
0.1% (20)
Other
0.4% (52)
Two Or More
2.0% (265)
Hispanic
7.3% (977)
Race Lynden WA USA
White 87.0% 69.8% 61.5%
African American 0.3% 3.5% 12.3%
American Indian 0.1% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 2.8% 8.0% 5.3%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.6% 0.2%
Other 0.4% 0.1% 0.2%
Two Or More 2.0% 4.6% 2.3%
Hispanic 7.3% 12.3% 17.6%

Household Income For Lynden, Washington

Less than $10,000
4.3% (57,843)
$10,000 to $14,999
5.7% (76,676)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.9% (119,722)
$25,000 to $34,999
8.8% (118,377)
$35,000 to $49,999
13.2% (177,566)
$50,000 to $74,999
20.1% (270,385)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.7% (170,840)
$100,000 to $149,999
19.4% (260,968)
$150,000 to $199,999
3.3% (44,391)
$200,000 or more
3.5% (47,082)
Income Lynden WA USA
Less than $10,000 4.3% 5.6% 6.7%
$10,000 to $14,999 5.7% 3.7% 4.9%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.9% 7.9% 9.8%
$25,000 to $34,999 8.8% 8.3% 9.5%
$35,000 to $49,999 13.2% 12.2% 13.0%
$50,000 to $74,999 20.1% 18.1% 17.7%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.7% 13.5% 12.3%
$100,000 to $149,999 19.4% 16.4% 14.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 3.3% 7.1% 5.8%
$200,000 or more 3.5% 7.3% 6.3%

Gender in Lynden

Female
53.1% (7,140)
Male
46.9% (6,311)
Gender Lynden WA USA
Female 53.1% 50.1% 50.8%
Male 46.9% 49.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Lynden for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
3.5% (466)
9-12th Grade
4.7% (636)
High School / GED
24.9% (3,347)
Some College
27.0% (3,635)
Associate's Degree
11.9% (1,598)
Bachelor's Degree
21.4% (2,885)
Master's Degree
3.4% (456)
Professional Degree
1.9% (250)
Doctorate Degree
1.3% (175)
Education Lynden WA USA
< 9th Grade 3.5% 3.8% 8.8%
9-12th Grade 4.7% 5.3% 7.2%
High School / GED 24.9% 22.5% 27.3%
Some College 27.0% 24.0% 20.8%
Associate's Degree 11.9% 9.9% 8.3%
Bachelor's Degree 21.4% 21.7% 19.1%
Master's Degree 3.4% 9.1% 8.4%
Professional Degree 1.9% 2.1% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 1.3% 1.5% 1.4%

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