Population density (sq mi)2,5103,084117
Median age40.135.837.6
Male/Female ratio0.8:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a49%56%
Families w/ Kids under 1843%46%44%
Speak Englishn/a91%81%
Speak Spanishn/a2%8%

Key findings

  • The population density in Northwest is 19% lower than Spokane
  • The median age in Northwest is 12% higher than Spokane
  • In Northwest 89.89% of the population is White
  • In Northwest 0.93% of the population is Black
  • In Northwest 1.00% of the population is Asian

Compare Spokane, WA Demographics


      Northwest population breakdown by race

      American Indian1.17%1.71%1.33%
      Native Hawaiian0.14%0.60%0.63%
      Mixed race5.50%5.18%5.34%
      Other race1.37%1.20%3.92%
      In Northwest, 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

      Northwest age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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