Elk Plain, Washington
Elk Plain, Washington
Location of Elk Plain, Washington
|• Total||9.6 sq mi (24.8 km2)|
|• Land||9.6 sq mi (24.8 km2)|
|• Water||0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)|
|Elevation||433 ft (132 m)|
|• Density||1,640.8/sq mi (633.5/km2)|
|Time zone||UTC-8 (Pacific (PST))|
|• Summer (DST)||UTC-7 (PDT)|
|GNIS feature ID||1510941|
Elk Plain is located at (47.044812, -122.366812).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 9.6 square miles (24.8 km2), all of it land.
At the 2000 census there were 15,697 people in 4,990 households, including 4,166 families, in the CDP. The population density was 1,640.8 people per square mile (633.3/km2). There were 5,211 housing units at an average density of 544.7/sq mi (210.2/km2). The racial makeup of the CDP was 80.57% White, 5.40% African American, 1.23% Native American, 4.05% Asian, 1.37% Pacific Islander, 1.48% from other races, and 5.89% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 4.73%.
Of the 4,990 households 48.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 66.9% were married couples living together, 10.5% had a female householder with no husband present, and 16.5% were non-families. 12.1% of households were one person and 2.6% were one person aged 65 or older. The average household size was 3.12 and the average family size was 3.34.
The age distribution was 32.9% under the age of 18, 7.7% from 18 to 24, 34.0% from 25 to 44, 20.0% from 45 to 64, and 5.4% 65 or older. The median age was 32 years. For every 100 females, there were 101.9 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 101.3 males.
The median household income was $54,400 and the median family income was $57,004. Males had a median income of $39,242 versus $26,105 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $19,547. About 5.5% of families and 7.8% of the population were below the poverty line, including 10.1% of those under age 18 and 0.4% of those age 65 or over.
Public schools in Elk Plain are part of the Bethel School District. Schools in or near Elk Plain include:
- Elementary Schools:
- Junior High School:
- High School:
- Private school:
- Bethel Baptist Christian School (grades K4-12)
- Nearby colleges: