Location of Tracyton, Washington
|• Total||2.4 sq mi (6.3 km2)|
|• Land||1.5 sq mi (3.9 km2)|
|• Water||0.9 sq mi (2.3 km2)|
|Elevation||89 ft (27 m)|
|• Density||2,143.4/sq mi (827.6/km2)|
|Time zone||Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)|
|• Summer (DST)||PDT (UTC-7)|
|GNIS feature ID||1512735|
Tracyton is a census-designated place (CDP) in Kitsap County, Washington, United States. Its population was 5,233 at the 2010 census. Tracyton was named for 19th century Secretary of the Navy Benjamin F. Tracy.
Tracyton is located at (47.611667, -122.650977).
According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 2.4 square miles (6.3 km²), of which, 1.5 square miles (3.9 km²) of it is land and 0.9 square miles (2.4 km²) of it (37.45%) is water.
As of the census of 2010, there are 5,233 people, 1,215 households, and 924 families residing in the CDP. The population density is 2,143.4 people per square mile (829.9/km²). There are 1,288 housing units at an average density of 845.0/sq mi (327.2/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP is 80.56% White, 3.67% African American, 0.73% Native American, 6.06% Asian, 0.98% Pacific Islander, 1.99% from other races, and 6.00% from two or more races. 3.61% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.
There are 1,215 households out of which 35.6% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 59.5% are married couples living together, 12.6% have a female householder with no husband present, and 23.9% are non-families. 18.3% of all households are made up of individuals and 6.7% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.69 and the average family size is 3.05.
In the CDP, the population is spread out with 27.1% under the age of 18, 8.2% from 18 to 24, 28.0% from 25 to 44, 24.9% from 45 to 64, and 11.7% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 37 years. For every 100 females there are 94.6 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 93.6 males.
The median income for a household in the CDP is $51,290, and the median income for a family is $56,935. Males have a median income of $43,445 versus $32,500 for females. The per capita income for the CDP is $21,234. 10.3% of the population and 7.8% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total population, 18.4% of those under the age of 18 and 5.4% of those 65 and older are living below the poverty line.
- "American FactFinder". United States Census Bureau. Retrieved 2008-01-31.
- "Tracyton". Geographic Names Information System. United States Geological Survey.
- Meany, Edmond S. (1923). Origin of Washington geographic names. Seattle: University of Washington Press. p. 315.
- "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990". United States Census Bureau. 2011-02-12. Retrieved 2011-04-23.