StatisticDowntown Business DistrictBellinghamWashington
Population density (sq mi)2,4473,051117
Median age29.331.137.6
Male/Female ratio1.5:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a40%56%
Families w/ Kids under 1858%43%44%
Speak Englishn/a87%81%
Speak Spanishn/a5%8%

Key findings

  • The population density in Downtown Business District is 20% lower than Bellingham
  • The median age in Downtown Business District is 6% lower than Bellingham
  • In Downtown Business District 83.09% of the population is White
  • In Downtown Business District 2.35% of the population is Black
  • In Downtown Business District 2.24% of the population is Asian

Compare Bellingham, WA Demographics


      Downtown Business District population breakdown by race

      RaceDowntown Business DistrictBellinghamWashington
      American Indian4.82%1.82%1.33%
      Native Hawaiian0.03%0.21%0.63%
      Mixed race4.33%4.87%5.34%
      Other race3.13%2.90%3.92%
      In Downtown Business District, 8.2% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
      Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Downtown Business District age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

      Source: The Downtown Business District, Bellingham, WA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).