Living in Vashon, WA

Demographics | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2020-03-10

Vashon SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
9
Affordability
6
Diversity
5
Safety
N/A
Amenities
6
Education
9.5
Commute
2

Vashon, WA Cost Of Living

146
Vashon's Overall Cost Of Living
1.5x
Higher Than The National Average

Vashon, Washington Info Snack

Vashon is a census-designated place (CDP) in King County, Washington, United States. It covers an island alternately called Vashon Island or Vashon-Maury Island, the largest island in Puget Sound south of Admiralty Inlet. The population was 10,624 at the 2010 census and the size is 37 square miles (96 km2). There are no bridges to connect the island with the mainland, and this contributes to the island's relative isolation and rural character.
Population
10,036
Unemployment
2.0%
Poverty
4.9%
Median Home
$494,600
Median Income
$80,144
Median Rent
$1,204

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Map Of Vashon, WA

Population over time in Vashon

Year Population % Change
2017 10,036 4.2%
2016 9,635 -2.1%
2015 9,844 -3.4%
2014 10,189 -2.5%
2013 10,447 -6.1%
2012 11,122 2.5%
2011 10,854 0.9%
2010 10,759 8.4%
2009 9,927 -

Race / Ethnicity in Vashon

White
92.3% (9,267)
African American
0.1% (15)
American Indian
0.5% (52)
Asian
1.5% (149)
Hawaiian
0.0% (0)
Other
0.0% (0)
Two Or More
0.6% (61)
Hispanic
4.9% (492)
Race Vashon WA USA
White 92.3% 69.1% 61.1%
African American 0.1% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.5% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 1.5% 8.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.6% 0.2%
Other 0.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 0.6% 4.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.9% 12.5% 17.8%

Household Income For Vashon, Washington

Less than $10,000
1.8% (17,837)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.5% (35,452)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.1% (80,939)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.5% (95,655)
$35,000 to $49,999
11.0% (109,925)
$50,000 to $74,999
14.6% (146,047)
$75,000 to $99,999
8.2% (82,053)
$100,000 to $149,999
18.8% (188,857)
$150,000 to $199,999
12.9% (129,770)
$200,000 or more
11.7% (117,060)
Income Vashon WA USA
Less than $10,000 1.8% 5.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.5% 3.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.1% 7.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.5% 7.8% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 11.0% 11.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 14.6% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 8.2% 13.6% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 18.8% 17.1% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 12.9% 7.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 11.7% 8.4% 7.0%

Gender in Vashon

Female
54.6% (5,483)
Male
45.4% (4,553)
Gender Vashon WA USA
Female 54.6% 50.0% 50.8%
Male 45.4% 50.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Vashon for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
1.0% (100)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (200)
High School / GED
14.0% (1,405)
Some College
20.0% (2,007)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (602)
Bachelor's Degree
29.0% (2,910)
Master's Degree
17.0% (1,706)
Professional Degree
7.0% (702)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (401)
Education Vashon WA USA
< 9th Grade 1.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 14.0% 22.0% 27.0%
Some College 20.0% 24.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 29.0% 22.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 17.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 7.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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