Suquamish, WA

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2022 Population
4,329
1.83% 1-year growth
US Senator
Patty Murray
Democratic Party
US Senator
Maria Cantwell
Democratic Party
2022 Median Age
46.1
3.15% 1-year decrease
2022 Poverty Rate
8.73%
0.945% 1-year decrease
2022 Median Household Income
$80,216
11.4% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$401,300
21.2% 1-year growth
2022 Employed Population
2,047
2.45% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Suquamish, WA had a population of 4.33k people with a median age of 46.1 and a median household income of $80,216. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Suquamish, WA grew from 4,251 to 4,329, a 1.83% increase and its median household income grew from $72,019 to $80,216, a 11.4% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Suquamish, WA are White (Non-Hispanic) (68%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (12.2%), American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) (8.89%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (3.1%), and Other (Hispanic) (2.43%).

None of the households in Suquamish, WA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

97.4% of the residents in Suquamish, WA are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Suquamish, WA are Northwest College of Art & Design (377546) (19 degrees awarded in 2022).

In 2022, the median property value in Suquamish, WA was $401,300, and the homeownership rate was 77.5%.

Most people in Suquamish, WA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 29.3 minutes. The average car ownership in Suquamish, WA was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Suquamish, WA is home to a population of 4.33k people, from which 97.4% are citizens. As of 2022, 6.31% of Suquamish, WA residents were born outside of the country (273 people).

In 2022, there were 5.58 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (2.94k people) in Suquamish, WA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 527 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) and 385 American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

97.4%
2022 Citizenship
97.4%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 97.4% of Suquamish, WA residents were US citizens, which is higher than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Suquamish, WA was 97.4%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been increasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Suquamish, WA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    2.94k ± 217
  2. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    527 ± 93.9
  3. American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic)
    385 ± 88
5.98%
Hispanic Population
259 people

In 2022, there were 5.58 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (2.94k people) in Suquamish, WA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 527 Two+ (Non-Hispanic) and 385 American Indian & Alaska Native (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

5.98% of the people in Suquamish, WA are hispanic (259 people).

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    244,390 ± 11,943 people
  2. India
    101,527 ± 7,771 people
  3. China
    86,360 ± 7,174 people

In 2022, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Washington was Mexico, the natal country of 244,390 Washington residents, followed by India with 101,527 and China with 86,360.

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Foreign-Born Population

6.31%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
273 people
6.12%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
260 people

As of 2022, 6.31% of Suquamish, WA residents (273 people) were born outside of the United States, which is lower than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Suquamish, WA was 6.12%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    109 ± 29
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    87 ± 31
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    73 ± 25

Suquamish, WA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.25 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Suquamish, WA employs 2.05k people. The largest industries in Suquamish, WA are Health Care & Social Assistance (283 people), Retail Trade (237 people), and Construction (212 people), and the highest paying industries are Information ($107,500), Utilities ($100,000), and Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($88,750).

Males in Washington have an average income that is 1.34 times higher than the average income of females, which is $73,054. The income inequality in Washington (measured using the Gini index) is 0.47, which is lower than than the national average.

Occupations

2.05k
2022 Value
± 132
2.45%
1 Year growth
± 8.78%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Suquamish, WA grew at a rate of 2.45%, from 2k employees to 2.05k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Suquamish, WA, are Management Occupations (211 people), Sales & Related Occupations (183 people), and Office & Administrative Support Occupations (172 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Suquamish, WA.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

2.05k
2022 Value
± 132
2.45%
1 Year growth
± 8.78%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Suquamish, WA grew at a rate of 2.45%, from 2k employees to 2.05k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Suquamish, WA, are Health Care & Social Assistance (283 people), Retail Trade (237 people), and Construction (212 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Suquamish, WA, though some of these residents may live in Suquamish, WA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$56,434
Median earning men ± $2,903
$40,500
Median earning women ± $2,387

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Information ($114,167), Transportation & Warehousing, & Utilities ($86,667), and Public Administration ($83,125).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Information ($75,000), Construction ($69,489), and Wholesale Trade ($63,750).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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3.62%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 3.58M people employed in Washington. This represents a 3.62% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 10.3%.

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Washington went to Joseph R Biden Jr. with 58% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (38.8%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.97%).

Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell are the senators currently representing the state of Washington. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Washington is currently represented by 10 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Washington

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Patty Murray
Senator from Washington3
Assumed office on January 3, 1993
Maria Cantwell
Senator from Washington1
Assumed office on January 3, 2001

Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell are the senators currently representing Washington.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

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US Representatives from Washington

Washington is currently represented by 10 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Washington have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2022, universities in Suquamish, WA awarded 19 degrees. The student population of Suquamish, WA in 2022 is skewed towards women, with 42 male students and 77 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Suquamish, WA are White (12 and 63.2%), followed by Hispanic or Latino (3 and 15.8%), Asian (2 and 10.5%), and Black or African American (2 and 10.5%).

The largest universities in Suquamish, WA by number of degrees awarded are Northwest College of Art & Design (377546) (19 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Suquamish, WA are General Design & Visual Communications (19 and 100%).

Applicants, Admissions & Enrolled

University
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In 2022 in Suquamish, WA, the percentage of applicants admitted was 67.9%, while the percentage of admitted who enrolled was 51.7%. The number of students enrolled in 2022 was 119 (35.3% men and 64.7% women).

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Enrollments by Gender and Races

Universities

In 2022 there were 119 students enrolled in Suquamish, WA, 35.3% men and 64.7% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 70 records, of which 65.7% were women and 34.3% men.

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Concentrations

Most Common
19 degrees awarded

In 2022, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Suquamish, WA was General Design & Visual Communications with 19 degrees awarded.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
19 degrees awarded

In 2022, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was Northwest College of Art & Design (377546) with 19 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

University

In 2022, 5 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Suquamish, WA, which is 0.357 times less than the 14 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2022 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 12 degrees mean that there were 4 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Hispanic or Latino, with 3 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Universities

Private for-profit, 4-year or above ($18,000) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2022.

Private for-profit, 4-year or above ($100) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2022.

Private for-profit, 4-year or above ($837) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2022, 0.975% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.954% of women were in the same situation.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (1.41M), Some college (1.4M), and Bachelors Degree (1.33M).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Suquamish, WA was $401,300 in 2022, which is 1.42 times larger than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $331,200 to $401,300, a 21.2% increase. The homeownership rate in Suquamish, WA is 77.5%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Suquamish, WA have an average commute time of 29.3 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Suquamish, WA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Property

$401,300
Median Property Value 2022
±$18,984
$1,423
Median Property Taxes
±$102

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Rent vs Own

77.5%
Homeownership
2022
66%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 77.5% of the housing units in Suquamish, WA were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 77.1%.

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Income by Location

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The following map shows all of the places in Suquamish, WA colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Household Income

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$80,216
Median Household Income
± $5,083
1.84k
Number of Households
± 118

In 2022, the median household income of the 1.84k households in Suquamish, WA grew to $80,216 from the previous year's value of $72,019.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Suquamish, WA is from Washington.
0.47
2022 Wage GINI in Washington
0.468
2021 Wage GINI in Washington

In 2022, the income inequality in Washington was 0.47 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.285% growth from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for Washington was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Washington in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (69.6%)
  2. Worked At Home (14.1%)
  3. Carpooled (7.6%)

In 2022, 69.6% of workers in Suquamish, WA drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (14.1%) and those who carpooled to work (7.6%).

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Commute Time

29.3 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Suquamish, WA have a longer commute time (29.3 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 9.02% of the workforce in Suquamish, WA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

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Poverty & Diversity

8.73% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Suquamish, WA (375 out of 4.3k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 55 - 64, followed by Males 55 - 64 and then Females 35 - 44.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Suquamish, WA is White, followed by Native American and Two Or More.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Health

94.6% of the population of Suquamish, WA has health coverage, with 40.2% on employee plans, 17.4% on Medicaid, 18.3% on Medicare, 16.5% on non-group plans, and 2.14% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in Kitsap County, WA see 1467 patients per year on average, which represents a 4.86% decrease from the previous year (1542 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1257 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 253 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,467 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in Kitsap County, WA

Primary care physicians in Kitsap County, WA see an average of 1,467 patients per year. This represents a 4.86% decrease from the previous year (1,542 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in Kitsap County, WA in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 18.8% under 18 years, 17.5% between 18 and 34 years, 40.2% between 35 and 64 years, and 23.5% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 50.2% were men and 49.8% were women.

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Uninsured People

5.4%
Uninsured
40.2%
Employer Coverage
17.4%
Medicaid
18.3%
Medicare
16.5%
Non-Group
2.14%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Suquamish, WA declined by 21.3% from 6.85% to 5.4%.

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