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Bellingham Lifestyle Facts

Medical, Crime, Diversity and more



Bellingham Medical Care
Hospital/Medical Center City Distance from City Accredited - Medicare.gov or JCAHO GPTR 99 City
Average
PaceHealth St Joseph Medical Center Belllingham In the city Yes 4 accredited hospitals within 10 miles of city
Northwest Ambulatory Surgery Services Bellingham In the city Yes



Bellingham
Distance to Nearest Large City
(pop. > 200,000)
51 miles  to Vancouver, Canada GPTR 99 City Average
72 miles



Bellingham
Demographics (2010)
. . 99 City Avg
White 84.9% 80.7%
Black 1.3% 7.2%
Native American 1.3% 0.8%
Asian 5.1% 3.6%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander 0.3% 0.2%
Other 2.8% 4.4%
Multiple Races 4.3% 3.0%
Hispanic (of any race) 7.0% 11.6%



Bellingham
Median Age (2010)
31 years GPTR 99 City Average
37 years



Bellingham
Family Income & Housing
(2010)
. . 99 City Average
Total Housing Units 36,760 32,601
Occupied Housing Units 94% 83%
Vacant Housing Units (seasonal or recreational use) 6% 17%
Home Ownership Rate 46% 55%
Median Family Income $58,149 $69,596
Average Family Size 2.80 2.90



Bellingham
Population Density
(2016 est.)
. . 99 City Avg
Land Area (sq mi) 27 36
People Per Square Mile 3,243 2,151



Bellingham Crime
(crimes per 10,000 population)
. Total Crimes Violent Crimes Property Crimes
2017 497 29 468
2016 577 26 551
2015 509 25 484
2014 592 26 566
2013 na na na


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