Medical Lake, WA Population

By | July 2, 2019

Population: 3,758. Estimated population in July 2020: 4,190 (+11.5% change)
Males: 1,953 (52.0%), Females: 1,805 (48.0%)

Spokane County

Zip code: 99022

Median resident age: 36.3 years
Median household income: $42,159
Median house value: $106,900

Races in Medical Lake:

  • White Non-Hispanic (86.2%)
  • Black (4.6%)
  • Hispanic (4.1%)
  • Two or more races (2.3%)
  • American Indian (2.3%)
  • Other race (1.0%)
  • Filipino (0.6%)

Ancestries: United States (16.5%), German (15.6%), Irish (11.5%), English (8.5%), Norwegian (3.3%), Dutch (3.0%).

Elevation: 2420 feet

Land area: 3.4 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Medical Lake

  • High school or higher: 79.9%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 10.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.8%
  • Unemployed: 7.7%
  • Mean travel time to work: 20.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Medical Lake city

  • Never married: 27.4%
  • Now married: 58.5%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 3.8%
  • Divorced: 8.9%

1.1% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +159 (+4.4%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Medical Lake:

  • EASTERN STATE HOSPITAL (MAPLE STREET BOX A)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Medical Lake:

  • DEACONESS MEDICAL CENTER (about 19 miles; SPOKANE, WA)
  • SACRED HEART MEDICAL CENTER (about 19 miles; SPOKANE, WA)
  • ST LUKE’S REHABILITATION INSTITUTE (about 22 miles; SPOKANE, WA)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Medical Lake:

  • FAIRCHILD AFB (about 4 miles; SPOKANE, WA; Abbreviation: SKA)
  • SPOKANE INTL (about 11 miles; SPOKANE, WA; Abbreviation: GEG)
  • COEUR D’ALENE AIR TERM (about 62 miles; COEUR D’ALENE, ID; Abbreviation: COE)
Other public-use airports nearest to Medical Lake:

  • FELTS FIELD (about 27 miles; SPOKANE, WA; Abbreviation: SFF)
  • MEAD FLYING SERVICE (about 28 miles; MEAD, WA; Abbreviation: 70S)
  • CROSS WINDS (about 30 miles; CLAYTON, WA; Abbreviation: C72)
Amtrak station near Medical Lake:

  • 20 miles: SPOKANE (W. 221 1ST AVE.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Medical Lake:

  • EASTERN WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY (about 9 miles; CHENEY, WA; Full-time enrollment: 7,852)
  • SPOKANE FALLS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 14 miles; SPOKANE, WA; Full-time enrollment: 6,284)
  • GONZAGA UNIVERSITY (about 19 miles; SPOKANE, WA; Full-time enrollment: 3,860)
  • SPOKANE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 26 miles; SPOKANE, WA; Full-time enrollment: 5,564)
  • WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY (about 51 miles; PULLMAN, WA; Full-time enrollment: 18,110)
  • NORTH IDAHO COLLEGE (about 64 miles; COEUR D’ALENE, ID; Full-time enrollment: 2,988)
  • UNIVERSITY OF IDAHO (about 86 miles; MOSCOW, ID; Full-time enrollment: 9,823)

Schools

Public high schools in Medical Lake:

  • MEDICAL LAKE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 702; Location: 200 E. BARKER ST.; Grades: 07 – 12)
  • MARTIN HALL DETENTION CTR (Students: 55; Location: 201 S. PINE ST.; Grades: 08 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Medical Lake:

  • MEDICAL LAKE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 347; Location: 1010 E. LAKE ST.; Grades: 07 – 08)
  • MEDICAL LAKE ELEMENTARY (Students: 300; Location: 250 S. PRENTIS; Grades: KG – 03)
  • HALLETT ELEMENTARY (Students: 298; Location: 524 N. HALLETT ST.; Grades: 04 – 06)