Nooksack, WA Population

By | July 2, 2019

Population: 851. Estimated population in July 2020: 885 (+4.0% change)
Males: 417 (49.0%), Females: 434 (51.0%)

Whatcom County

Median resident age: 29.3 years
Median household income: $44,000
Median house value: $121,200

Races in Nooksack:

  • White Non-Hispanic (88.7%)
  • Hispanic (6.6%)
  • Other race (3.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.8%)
  • American Indian (1.6%)
  • Asian Indian (1.3%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: German (20.1%), Dutch (14.7%), English (9.9%), Irish (5.3%), Norwegian (5.1%), United States (3.6%).

Elevation: 84 feet

Land area: 0.7 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Nooksack

  • High school or higher: 81.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 16.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.2%
  • Unemployed: 7.5%
  • Mean travel time to work: 31.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Nooksack city

  • Never married: 25.6%
  • Now married: 61.6%
  • Separated: 1.0%
  • Widowed: 3.8%
  • Divorced: 8.0%

9.2% Foreign born (2.9% Latin America, 2.6% North America, 2.4% Europe, 1.3% Asia).

Population change in the 1990s: +201 (+30.9%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Nooksack:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Nooksack:

  • BELLINGHAM INTL (about 18 miles; BELLINGHAM, WA; Abbreviation: BLI)
  • SNOHOMISH COUNTY (PAINE FLD) (about 71 miles; EVERETT, WA; Abbreviation: PAE)
  • BOEING FIELD/KING COUNTY INTL (about 97 miles; SEATTLE, WA; Abbreviation: BFI)
Other public-use airports nearest to Nooksack:

  • LYNDEN (about 10 miles; LYNDEN, WA; Abbreviation: 38W)
  • FLOATHAVEN (about 15 miles; BELLINGHAM, WA; Abbreviation: 0W7)
  • BLAINE MUNI (about 28 miles; BLAINE, WA; Abbreviation: 4W6)
Amtrak station near Nooksack:

  • 20 miles: BELLINGHAM (401 HARRIS AVE.). Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Nooksack:

  • WHATCOM COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 15 miles; BELLINGHAM, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,656)
  • WESTERN WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY (about 17 miles; BELLINGHAM, WA; Full-time enrollment: 11,889)
  • SKAGIT VALLEY COLLEGE (about 36 miles; MT VERNON, WA; Full-time enrollment: 3,420)
  • EVERETT COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 66 miles; EVERETT, WA; Full-time enrollment: 3,970)
  • EDMONDS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 77 miles; LYNNWOOD, WA; Full-time enrollment: 4,953)
  • SHORELINE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 83 miles; SEATTLE, WA; Full-time enrollment: 4,526)
  • LAKE WASHINGTON TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 84 miles; KIRKLAND, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,328)