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Auburn, Washington

Auburn is a city located in Washington. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 40,314.

Table of contents
1 Geography
2 Demographics
3 External Links


Auburn is located at 47°18'8" North, 122°12'53" West (47.302322, -122.214779)1.

According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 55.1 km² (21.3 mi²). 55.1 km² (21.3 mi²) of it is land and 0.05% is water.


As of the census of 2000, there are 40,314 people, 16,108 households, and 10,051 families residing in the city. The population density is 732.1/km² (1,895.9/mi²). There are 16,767 housing units at an average density of 304.5/km² (788.5/mi²). The racial makeup of the city is 82.80% White, 2.42% African American, 2.54% Native American, 3.50% Asian, 0.51% Pacific Islander, 3.66% from other races, and 4.56% from two or more races. 7.49% of the population are Hispanic or Latino of any race.

There are 16,108 households out of which 32.8% have children under the age of 18 living with them, 43.7% are married couples living together, 13.4% have a female householder with no husband present, and 37.6% are non-families. 29.1% of all households are made up of individuals and 9.1% have someone living alone who is 65 years of age or older. The average household size is 2.47 and the average family size is 3.05.

In the city the population is spread out with 26.6% under the age of 18, 9.5% from 18 to 24, 31.6% from 25 to 44, 20.7% from 45 to 64, and 11.6% who are 65 years of age or older. The median age is 34 years. For every 100 females there are 98.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there are 95.5 males.

The median income for a household in the city is $39,208, and the median income for a family is $45,426. Males have a median income of $36,977 versus $27,476 for females. The per capita income for the city is $19,630. 12.8% of the population and 10.2% of families are below the poverty line. Out of the total people living in poverty, 15.3% are under the age of 18 and 8.8% are 65 or older.

External Links

City of Auburn Government