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2012 Overview – Tumwater Demographics (Source: Thurston Economic Development Council, 2013)

People 

Population  5-mile Radius  10-mile Radius 
2016 Projection   106,775  212,698
2011 Estimate  98,876  197,394 
2010 Census  97,572  194,900 

By Age  

Age   5-mile Radius  10-mile Radius 
 Age 15 - 19 6,164 (6.23%) 13,105 (6.64%)
 Age 20 - 24 7,353 (7.44%)  13,807 (6.99%)
 Age 25 - 34 14,410 (14.57%) 27,432 (13.90%)
 Age 35 - 44 12,971 (13.12%) 25,401 (12.87%)
 Age 45 - 49 6,654 (6.73%) 13,535 (6.86%)
 Age 50 - 54 7,056 (7.14%) 14,585 (7.39%)
 Age 55 - 59 7,041 (7.12%) 14,534 (7.36%) 
 Age 60 - 64 5,866 (5.93%) 12,475 (6.32%)
 Age 65 & over 13,801 (13.96%) 26,421 (13.38%)
 Age 85 & over 2,473 (2.5%) 4,031 (2.04%)
Median Age  38.10 38.30
 Average Age 39.00 38.80

Education  

Education  5-mile Radius  10-mile Radius 
Less than 9th grade  799 (1.26%)  1,829 (1.45%) 
Some HS, no diploma  2,907 (4.6%)  6,403 (5.07%) 
HS Graduate or GED  13,504 (21.36%)  29,588 (23.43%) 
Some College, no deg.  16,055 (25.39%)   33,135 (26.24%) 
Associate Degree  5,655 (8.94%)  11,979 (9.48%) 
Bachelor Degree  14,302 (22.62%)   26,613 (21.07%) 
Advanced Degree  10,003 (15.82%)   16,752 (13.26%) 

Income

2011 Households  5-mile Radius  10-mile Radius 
by HH Income  42,280 total  80,257 total 
$35,000 - $49,999  6,076 (14.37%)  11,173 (13.92%) 
$50,000 - $74,999  8,785 (20.78%)   17,263 (21.51%) 
$75,000 - $99,999  5,741 (13.58%)  12,212 (15.22%) 
$100,000 - $149,999  5,747 (13.59%)   11,559 (14.4%) 
$150,000 - $199,999  2,012 (4.76%)  3,785 (4.72%) 
$200,000 & above  1,057 (2.5%)  2,223 (2.77%) 
Median HH Income  $54,441 $57,569  (2011) 
Average HH Income  $68,852  $71,678  (2011) 
Per Capita Income  $30,001  $29,745  (2011) 

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