Demographics of Omak, Washington

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The demographics of Omak concern population growth and structure for Omak, Washington, United States.

Population growth[edit]

The following table shows the development of the number of inhabitants in Omak and surrounding areas according to census data of the United States Census Bureau.[1] The municipalities of North Omak and Riverside are included in both Greater Omak and its zip code. Okanogan is also a member municipality of Greater Omak, but maintains a separate zip code.[1]

Historical population
Census Pop.
1910 520
1920 2,500 380.8%
1930 2,547 1.9%
1940 2,918 14.6%
1950 3,791 29.9%
1960 4,068 7.3%
1970 4,164 2.4%
1980 4,007 −3.8%
1990 4,117 2.7%
2000 4,721 14.7%
2010 4,845 2.6%
Est. 2011 4,881 0.7%
Omak
Historical population
Census Pop.
2000 8,466
2010 8,229 −2.8%
Greater Omak
Historical population
Census Pop.
1990 6,125
2000 8,927 45.7%
2010 9,197 3.0%
98841

Homelessness[edit]

Although there has been no official population count for homelessness in the city, there have been several efforts to provide service and homes for the homeless people of Greater Omak, by Okanogan County Community Action Council.[2] There is a food bank that operates in Omak.[3]

Ethnic origin[edit]

[1]

2010 United States Census Population Percent
Ethnicity White 3,447 71.1
Indian 841 17.4
Some other race 305 6.3
Multiple races 196 4.0
Black 27 0.6
Filipino 6 0.1
Korean 5 0.1
Japanese 3 0.1
Native Hawaiian 1 0.0
Samoan 1 0.0
Total population 4,845 100

References[edit]

  1. ^ a b c "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. United States Department of Commerce. 2013. Archived from the original on September 11, 2013. Retrieved May 14, 2011. 
  2. ^ Crownover, Matt (June 4, 2008). "Commissioners updated on homelessness efforts". Omak–Okanogan County Chronicle. Eagle Newspapers. Archived from the original on June 15, 2013. Retrieved May 3, 2013. 
  3. ^ Google (May 3, 2013). "Omak Food Bank, Omak, Okanogan, Washington" (Map). Google Maps. Google. Retrieved May 3, 2013.