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Spokane Population

Spokane is the city in Washington State of United States, lies on the eastern Washington along the Spokane River, west of the Rocky Mountain foothills, 92 miles south of the Canadian border. Spokane population in 2023 is estimated to be 233,488, covers city area of 69.50 sq mi (179.99 sq km), ranks largest city of Washington State and ninety-seventh populous city in the United States. Spokane is in Spokane County, as per the 2020 census an increase of 20,073 people from 2010 to 2020 with 9.6% of change. According to Neighborhood Scout, Spokane Crime rate is 65.6 per thousand residents, violent crimes and property crimes are higher in Spokane than the Washington state average, chances of becoming victim is 1 in 146 people.

Spokane city UN Urban Agglomeration Population Prospects - 1950 to 2035

YearSpokane Population
Source:, 1950 to 2035 Spokane city Population(UA)

Spokane Metropolitan

The Greater Spokane or Spokane Metropolitan is an urbanized region centered on the city of Spokane, Spokane-SpokaneValley-Coeurd'Alene, Combined Statistical Area (CSA) had a population of 734,218 in 2019, ranks seventh-first populous in the United States CSA covering area of 5,641.5 sq mi (14,611 sq km).

Boise City(2021)Boise Metropolitan(2019)
Area69.50 sq mi (179.99 sq km)5,641.5 sq mi (14,611 sq km)
Source : CSA Maps, CSA

Spokane Population by Race

According to 2019 population of Spokane by race are:

White Population

White population in Spokane, are 187,928, percentage wise 84.6 percent are whites.

Black Population

Black population in Spokane, are 6,567, percentage wise 3.0 percent are blacks. African American refers to black population in Spokane, They are Black racial groups of Africa, includes Sub-Saharan African people, Kenyan, Nigerian, Caribbean such as Haitian and Jamaican.

Asian Population

Asian population in Spokane are 6,642, percentage wise 3.0 percent are asians, out of these 612 are Asian Indians, 450 are Chinese, 635 are Filipinos, 648 are Japanese, 206 are Korean, 1,081 are Vietnamese and 3,010 are other Asian nationals.

Hispanic Population

Hispanic population in Spokane, are 13,660. Percentage wise 6.2 percent are hispanics, out of these 9,355 are Mexican people, 938 are Puerto Ricans, 131 are Cubans, and 3,236 are other Hispanic or Latinos.

Nativity by Place of Birth

According to 2019 estimates, Spokane native population is 208,978, out of these 116,429 born in the state and 90,938 born in other state in the United States. Foreign born or Population born outside the US are 13,104, out of these 7,138 are Naturalized US citizen, 2,991 are in Europe, 1,980 in Asia, 1,096 in Africa, 878 in Latin America and 193 in Northern America. Non-US Citizens, Total Foreigners living in Spokane are 5,966, out of these 315 are from Europe, 3,342 are from Asia, 228 from Africa, 674 are from Latin America and 299 are from Northern America.

Spokane Housing

According to 2019 census estimates, Total number of houses in Spokane, are 101,438, Occupied housing units are 95,222, Rental vacancy rate is 4. Percentage of occupancy is 94, 51.77% of houses are owner occupied and 42.11% of houses are renter occupied in Spokane. There are 63.06 percent of one-unit detached, 2.15 percent of one-units attached, 2.26 percent of two-unit houses, 5.41 percent of three or four unit homes. 1.57 percent are residing in mobile homes. Average household size of owner occupied is 2 and average household size of renter occupied is 2. 32.45 percent are available with one vehicle, 33.52 percent are available with two vehicles, 17.79 percent are available with three or more vehicles and 10.11 percent are no vehicles available. The median value of housing unit in Spokane, is $228,500, According to 2019 estimated US census of housing market, 1.19 percent of houses are less than $50,000, 2.02 percent are between $50,000 to $100,000, 6.03 percent are between $100,000 to $150,000, 11.69 percent are between $150,000 to $200,000, 15.62 percent are between $200,000 to $300,000, 11.36 percent are between $300,000 to $500,000, 3.34 percent are between $500,000 to one million, 0.51 percent are over one million and above.

According to 2019 estimates of mortgage, The median monthly owner costs with mortgage is $1,333, 0.17 percent of homes pays less than $500 per month, 6.97 percent pay between $500 to $999, 16.05 percent pay between $1,000 to $1,499, 7.65 percent pay between $1,500 to $1,999, 2.29 percent pay between $2,000 to $2,499, 1.43 percent pay between $2,500 to $2,999, 0.80 percent pay between $3,000 or more.

The median monthly owner costs with out mortgage is $460, 0.70 percent of homes pay less than $250, 5.13 percent pays between $250 to $399, 6.00 percent pay between $400 to $599, 3.09 percent pays between $600 to $799, 1.02 percent pays between $800 to $999, and 0.51 pays between $1000 or more.

Total number of Spokane rental homes or apartments are 42,712, occupied by Renter, The median value of Spokane average rental rate is $893. 12.31 percent of homes are under $500, 48.66 percent of rental rates between $500 to $1000, 34.64 percent housing units are from $1000 to $2000, 2.59 percent are between $2000 to $3000, and 0.64 percent are above $3000.

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