StatisticSpokaneWashingtonNational
Population212,0787,614,893328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)3,08411791
Median age35.837.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)49%56%55%
Families w/ Kids under 1846%44%43%
Speak English91%81%79%
Speak Spanish2%8%13%

Key findings

  • The population density in Spokane is 2536% higher than Washington
  • The median age in Spokane is 5% lower than Washington
  • In Spokane 85.96% of the population is White
  • In Spokane 2.33% of the population is Black
  • In Spokane 3.03% of the population is Asian

Compare Spokane, WA Demographics

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      Spokane population breakdown by race

      RaceSpokaneWashingtonNational
      White85.96%77.34%73.35%
      Black2.33%3.63%12.63%
      Asian3.03%7.80%5.22%
      American Indian1.71%1.33%0.82%
      Native Hawaiian0.60%0.63%0.18%
      Mixed race5.18%5.34%3.06%
      Other race1.20%3.92%4.75%
      In Spokane, 6.1% 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

      Spokane age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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