WA

National Population : 333,590,059
Washington State Population : 7,333,336

About Welcome, WA

Welcome, WA is located in Whatcom County in the state of Washington.

The total City Population for Welcome is about 353 with about people per square mile, and the larger Metro Area Population is about 3,001.

The Average Home Value is $287,200.00, which is roughly 4% higher than the Average Home Value of $277,018.00 for the state of Washington, and roughly 34% higher than the National Average of $188,692.00.

The Median Income Per Household is about $60,870.00, which is roughly 4% lower than the Average Median Income Per Household of $63,182.00 for the state of Washington, and roughly 6% higher than the National Average of $57,518.00.

Employment

The Unemployment Rate for Welcome is about .

Washington is ranked #7 out of 52 for Best and Worst States to Work in America, with an overall score of 80.05 out of 100.

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Voting

Whatcom County voted Democratic in the 2020 Presidential Election with a very significant difference of 39.65% between the winner and runner up.

Voting Results by Party

Democratic: 60.35%
Republican: 36.42%
Libertarian: 1.8%
Other: 0.91%
Green: 0.52%


Nearby Locations

Maple Falls, WA (11.30 mi.)
Acme, WA (14.31 mi.)
Sumas, WA (14.74 mi.)
Everson, WA (17.81 mi.)
Nooksack, WA (17.97 mi.)

Additional Location Details

Zip Code(s) : 98244
Latitude : 48.796460
Longitude : -122.076810
TimeZone : Pacific (GMT -08:00)
Daylight Saving : Yes
Region : West
Average Elevation : 3408 ft.
Area Code(s) : 360, 564

Demographic Details

Average # of People Per Household : 2.44
Male Population Estimate : 52.78%
Female Population Estimate : 47.22%
Median Age : 40.3
Male Median Age : 40.1
Female Median Age : 40.6

White Population Estimate : 89.20%
Black Population Estimate : 0.90%
Hispanic Population Estimate : 3.37%
Asian Population Estimate : 3.07%
Hawaiian Population Estimate : 1.03%
Indian Population Estimate : 10.93%
Other Population Estimate : 1.50%

Crime Details

NOTE: Crime is available at the County level so this doesn't necessarily represent the city of Welcome specifically.
Average # of Homicides for Whatcom County: About 2 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Average # of Violent Crimes for Whatcom County: About 194 per 100,000 People
(last recorded in 2021)

Whatcom County is about 40% lower than the national average of about 4 homicides per 100,000 people, and about 33% lower than the national average of about 288 violent crimes per 100,000 people.