Town and Country, Washington

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Town and Country, Washington
Location of Town and Country, Washington
Location of Town and Country, Washington
Coordinates: 47°43′17″N 117°25′17″W / 47.72139°N 117.42139°W / 47.72139; -117.42139Coordinates: 47°43′17″N 117°25′17″W / 47.72139°N 117.42139°W / 47.72139; -117.42139
CountryUnited States
 • Total1.4 sq mi (3.6 km2)
 • Land1.4 sq mi (3.6 km2)
 • Water0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
2,060 ft (628 m)
 • Total4,857
 • Density3,170.8/sq mi (1,224.3/km2)
Time zoneUTC-8 (Pacific (PST))
 • Summer (DST)UTC-7 (PDT)
FIPS code53-72170[1]
GNIS feature ID1867638[2]

Town and Country (often referred to locally as 'Lynwood') is a census-designated place (CDP) in Spokane County, Washington, United States. The population was 4,857 at the 2010 census.


Town and Country is located at 47°43′17″N 117°25′17″W / 47.72139°N 117.42139°W / 47.72139; -117.42139 (47.721441, -117.421383).[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 1.4 square miles (3.6 km²), all of it land.


As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 4,452 people, 1,829 households, and 1,263 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 3,170.8 people per square mile (1,227.8/km²). There were 1,894 housing units at an average density of 1,348.9/sq mi (522.3/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 93.28% White, 1.46% African American, 1.53% Native American, 0.97% Asian, 0.13% Pacific Islander, 0.70% from other races, and 1.93% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.13% of the population.

There were 1,829 households out of which 28.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.3% were married couples living together, 10.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 30.9% were non-families. 26.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.43 and the average family size was 2.91.

In the CDP, the age distribution of the population shows 24.0% under the age of 18, 7.4% from 18 to 24, 24.8% from 25 to 44, 26.3% from 45 to 64, and 17.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females, there were 89.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 85.6 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $40,668, and the median income for a family was $47,750. Males had a median income of $35,398 versus $26,167 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $20,393. About 3.1% of families and 7.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 10.0% of those under age 18 and 4.3% of those age 65 or over.


  1. ^ a b "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names". United States Geological Survey. 2007-10-25. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
  3. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.