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Spokane County
  • County in Washington

Report Card

grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B+
  2. Housing
    grade C
  3. Nightlife
    grade A
  4. Good for Families
    grade B+
  5. Diversity
    grade B
  6. Jobs
    grade B
  7. Weather
    grade B minus
  8. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  9. Health & Fitness
    grade A
  10. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  11. Commute
    grade A minus

editorial

Spokane County is located in Washington with a population of 531,477. In Spokane County, most residents own their homes. In Spokane County there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families and young professionals live in Spokane County and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Spokane County are above average.

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Real Estate

Median Home Value
$273,200
National
$244,900
Median Rent
$1,007
National
$1,163
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    36%
  • Own
    64%
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Crime & Safety

Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    298.6
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    2.6
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    87.5
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    76.8
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    845.9
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    4,520.7
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    649.3
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    10%
  • 18-24 years
    9%
  • 25-34 years
    15%
  • 35-44 years
    13%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    13%
  • 65+ years
    16%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    11%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    20%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    39%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    23%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    6%
    national  11%

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