Cottage Lake, Washington
Cottage Lake, Washington
Location of Cottage Lake, Washington
|• Total||22.8 sq mi (59.0 km2)|
|• Land||22.7 sq mi (58.7 km2)|
|• Water||0.1 sq mi (0.3 km2)|
|Elevation||236 ft (72 m)|
|• Density||993/sq mi (383.3/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-8 (Pacific (PST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-7 (PDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||1852940|
Cottage Lake is a census-designated place (CDP) in King County, Washington, United States. The population was 22,494 at the 2010 census. The lake itself falls within the 98072 ZIP code, while the developments east of the lake fall under the 98077 ZIP code.
Cottage Lake is located in northern King County at  It is bordered on the east by West Snoqualmie Valley Road, to the south by the Union Hill-Novelty Hill CDP, to the west by State Route 202 and the city of Woodinville, and to the north by the CDPs of Maltby and High Bridge in Snohomish County. It is 6 miles (10 km) northeast of Redmond and 20 miles (32 km) southeast of Everett.(47.744892, -122.082675).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the Cottage Lake CDP has a total area of 22.8 square miles (59.0 km2), of which 22.7 square miles (58.7 km2) are land and 0.1 square miles (0.3 km2), or 0.55%, are water. Most of the CDP drains south and west to the Sammamish River, while the eastern edge drains to the Snoqualmie River.
As of the census of 2000, there were 24,330 people, 7,772 households, and 6,800 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 1,066.5 people per square mile (411.8/km²). There were 7,916 housing units at an average density of 347.0/sq mi (134.0/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 92.27% White, 0.34% Native American, 3.77% Asian, 0.18% Pacific Islander, 1.35% from other races, and 2.65% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.96% of the population.
There were 7,772 households out of which 51.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 79.7% were married couples living together, 5.2% had a female householder with no husband present, and 12.5% were non-families. 9.3% of all households were made up of individuals and 1.7% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 3.13 and the average family size was 3.34 which far exceeds the U.S. average of 1.9.
In the CDP the population was spread out with 33.0% under the age of 18, 5.4% from 18 to 24, 28.3% from 25 to 44, 28.9% from 45 to 64, and 4.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 37 years. For every 100 females there were 101.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 101.5 males.
According to a 2007 estimate, the median income for a household in the CDP was $131,565, and the median income for a family was $136,568. Males had a median income of $71,276 versus $40,935 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $39,763. About 2.1% of families and 2.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 3.5% of those under age 18 and 3.3% of those age 65 or over.
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