U.S. Beacon January 6, 2014

Bellingham, WA

Whatcom County, Washington

Latitude: 48.750178     Longitude: -122.474975
Population 74,547 (2005)
Elevation of Bellingham, Washington: 100 feet
BELLINGHAM is located in WHATCOM county, Washington at latitude 48.750178 and longitude -122.474975 with an elevation of 100 feet. The population of BELLINGHAM is 74,547 as of the year 2005 with a population growth of 10.98% from the year 2000 through 2005. The most common zip code of BELLINGHAM is 98226.

More data for Bellingham,WA: Demographic Profile - Social Profile - Economic Profile - Housing Profile

Population 2005: 74,547
Population 2004: 73,083
Population 2003: 71,505
Population 2002: 70,514
Population 2001: 68,931
Population 2000: 67,171 (2000 Census)
Population 1990: 52,179 (1990 Census)

Population Growth 2000 to 2005: 10.98%
Population Growth 1990 to 2000: 28.73%

Population (2005 Estimate): 69,057
Male: 34,013 (49.25%)
Female: 35,044 (50.75%)

Median age: 30.10 years

Races, 2005 Data (% change from 2000):
White: 85.75% (-0.13%)
Hispanic or Latino: 5.28% (+0.65%)
Other race: 3.74% (+1.58%)
Asian: 3.30% (-0.95%)
Two or more races: 3.22% (+0.14%)
American Indian: 1.16% (-0.32%)
Black or African American: 0.76% (-0.22%)
Native Hawaiian / Other Pacific Islander: 0.71% (+0.54%)

Housing Units: 29,474 (2000 Census)
Land Area: 25.6446 square miles
Water Area: 6.0936 square miles

Most populous zip code: 98226



All zip codes:
98225, 98226, 98227, 98228
(zip codes with population are shown in bold)

Cities & Towns nearby Bellingham

Geneva, WA 3.2mi E
Marietta-alderwood, WA 3.8mi NW
Sudden Valley, WA 6.5mi ESE
Ferndale, WA 8.6mi NW
Lummi Island, WA 9.4mi WSW
Alger, WA 10.6mi SE
Acme, WA 12.3mi E
Deming, WA 12.4mi ENE
Everson, WA 12.9mi NNE
Edison, WA 13.1mi S


Population data by age, 2005 data
Under 5 years: 3,165 (4.58%)
5 to 9 years: 3,398 (4.92%)
10 to 14 years: 2,361 (3.42%)
15 to 19 years: 4,066 (5.89%)
20 to 24 years: 14,303 (20.71%)
25 to 34 years: 11,552 (16.73%)
35 to 44 years: 6,691 (9.69%)
45 to 54 years: 8,993 (13.02%)
55 to 59 years: 4,580 (6.63%)
60 to 64 years: 2,086 (3.02%)
65 to 74 years: 3,387 (4.90%)
75 to 84 years: 3,796 (5.50%)
85 years and over: 679 (0.98%)

Median age: 30.10 years

Population data by age, legal ages, 2005 data
18 years and over: 58,546 (84.78%)
21 years and over: 52,434 (75.93%)
62 years and over: 9,342 (13.53%)
65 years and over: 7,862 (11.38%)

18 years and older by gender, 2005 data
18 years and over: 58,546 (84.78%)
Male: 28,449 (48.59% of this group)
Female: 30,097 (51.41% of this group)

65 years and older by gender, 2005 data
65 years and over: 7,862 (11.38%)
Male: 3,168 (40.30% of this group)
Female: 4,694 (59.70% of this group)

Races, 2005 data
One Race: 66,835 (96.78%)
Two or more Races: 2,222 (3.22%)
White: 59,215 (85.75%)
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 3,646 (5.28%)
Black or African American: 526 (0.76%)
Asian: 2,280 (3.30%)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 492 (0.71%)
American Indian and Alaska Native: 802 (1.16%)
Some other race: 2,586 (3.74%)

Hispanic or Latino Races, 2005 data
Hispanic or Latino (of any race): 3,646 (5.28%)

Two or More Races, 2005 data
Two or more Races: 2,222 (3.22%)
White and Black or African American: 0 (0.00%)
White and American Indian and Alaska Native: 1,050 (1.52%)
White and Asian: 679 (0.98%)
Black or African American and American Indian and Alaska Native: 106 (0.15%)
Two races including Some other race: 0 (0.00%)
Two races excluding Some other race, and Three or more races: 1,970 (2.85%)

Housedold Data, 2005 data
Household population: 69,057 (100.00%)
Householder: 32,430 (46.96%)
Spouse: 11,519 (16.68%)
Child: 12,204 (17.67%)
Other relatives: 1,274 (1.84%)
Nonrelatives: 11,630 (16.84%)
Unmarried partner: 2,822 (4.09%)
Total households: 32,385
Family households (families): 14,637 (45.20%)
With own children under 18 years: 5,863 (18.10%)
Married-couple families: 11,326 (34.97%)
With own children under 18 years: 3,845 (11.87%)
Male householder, no wife present: 968 (2.99%)
With own children under 18 years: 705 (2.18%)
Female householder, no husband present: 2,343 (7.23%)
With own children under 18 years: 1,313 (4.05%)
Nonfamily households: 17,748 (54.80%)
Householder living alone: 10,711 (33.07%)
65 years and over: 2,366 (7.31%)
Households with one or more people under 18 years: 6,254 (19.31%)
Households with one or more people 65 years and over: 5,671 (17.51%)
Average household size : 2.13
Average family size: 2.73

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