Bellingham Demographics

Population - Employment - Households - Income / Financial - Housing - Education - Marital Status - Means of Transport to Work

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Bellingham Population Demographics top

Total Population 87,071
Male Population 42,987
Female Population 44,084
Male Population 49.37 %
Female Population 50.63 %
Median Age 30.8
Citizen US Born 76,782
Citizen not US Born 6,057
Not Citizen 4,232
Citizen US Born 88.18 %
Citizen not US Born 6.96 %
Not Citizen 4.86 %
Moved from Abroad 508
Moved from Same Country 14,633
Moved from Same State 5,875
Moved from Different State 2,857
Same House as Last Year 62,454
Moved from Abroad 0.59 %
Moved from Same Country 16.95 %
Moved from Same State 6.81 %
Moved from Different State 3.31 %
Same House as Last Year 72.35 %

Occupational Employment in Bellingham top

White Collar 37,606
Blue Collar 7,826
White Collar 82.77 %
Blue Collar 17.23 %
Self Employees 4,878
Private Companies 28,389
Governmental Workers 8,126
Not for Profit Companies 4,039
Self Employees 10.74 %
Private Companies 62.49 %
Governmental Workers 17.89 %
Not for Profit Companies 8.89 %

Number of Households in Bellingham top

Total Households 35,694
Average People Per Household 2
Family Households 16,440
Non-family Households 19,254
Family Households 46.06 %
Non-family Households 53.94 %
Households with Children 7,404
Households without Children 28,290
Households with Children 20.7 %
Households without Children 79.3 %

Median and Average Income in Bellingham top

Average Household Income $68,486.00
Median Household Income $50,844.00
People below Poverty Level 17,848
People above Poverty Level 63,773

Housing in Bellingham top

Housing Units 37,831
Median Year Built 1980
Built in 1939 or Earlier 7,486
Built between 1940 and 1949 1,101
Built between 1950 and 1959 2,054
Built between 1960 and 1969 2,449
Built between 1970 and 1979 5,831
Built between 1980 and 1989 4,024
Built between 1990 and 1999 7,528
Built between 2000 and 2009 5,796
Built in 2010 or Later 1,562
Occupied Housing Units 35,694
Owner Occupied 16,097
Renter Occupied 19,597
Owner Occupied 45.1 %
Renter Occupied 54.9 %
With Mortgage 10,122
Without Mortgage 5,975
Median Value with Mortgage $354,100.00
Median Value without Mortgage $334,000.00
Median Housing Costs per Month $1,081.00
With Mortgage 62.88 %
Without Mortgage 37.12 %

Bellingham Education Statistics top

No High School 1,157
Some High School 16,899
Some College 16,175
Associate Degree 8,234
Bachelor's Degree 16,758
Graduate Degree 8,566
No High School 1.57 %
Some High School 22.93 %
Some College 29.97 %
Associate Degree 11.17 %
Bachelor's Degree 11.62 %
Graduate Degree %

Marital Status in Bellingham top

Never Married 37,027
Married 27,495
Separated 1,268
Widowed 3,133
Divorced 8,051
Never Married 48.91 %
Married 36.32 %
Separated 1.67 %
Widowed 4.14 %
Divorced 10.63 %

Means of Transport to Work in Bellingham top

Car 34,797
Bus or TrolleyBus 2,115
Subway or Elevated 6
Railroad 6
Ferryboat 15
Bicycle 1,605
Motorcycle 119
TaxiCab 0
Walk 3,157

Recently added listings in Bellingham top

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  • 8 Baths
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  • 3 Baths
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Disclaimer


Demographic data shown in this section was gathered from the 2018 American Community Survey and is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed.
No representation, guarantee or warranty is made as to the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods and/or zip codes.
Bellingham is an area in Whatcom County,Washington with a population of 87,071. There are 42,987 male residents living in Bellingham and 44,084 female residents. The total number of households is 35,694 with 2 people per household on average.The median age of the current population is 31 with 27,495 people being married and 49,479 being single.
The employment numbers show that there are 82.77% white collar employees and 17.23% blue collar employees in Bellingham..
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