Census 2010: Washington › Lynden School District

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Lynden School District

Square miles: 68.6 Population per sq. mile: 271.7

  • 2010 population: 18,386
  • 2000 population: 15,693
  • Total change: 2,693 (17.2%)

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2010 population by race/ethnicity

Diversity Index: 29.9%
The USA TODAY Diversity Index represents the probability that two people from this area will have different ethnic backgrounds. A higher number reflects a more ethnically diverse population.

Age group 2010 2000
Under 18 27.4% 30.5%
18 and older 72.6% 69.5%

Lynden School District population

Race/ethnicity2010 population2010 percentage2000 population2000 percentage2000-2010 change
American Indian/Alaska Native1881.0%770.5%144.2%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander310.2%00.0%n/a
Other race1,0575.7%6644.2%59.2%
Two or more races3752.0%2531.6%48.2%
*Hispanic origin2,08511.3%1,1717.5%78.1%

*Residents of Hispanic origin can be of any race.

Ages 0-17

Population: 5,033 (27.4%)

Diversity Index: 50.3%

Ages 18+

Population: 13,353 (72.6%)

Diversity Index: 31.8%

Race/ethnicityAges 0-17% of 0-17 totalAges 18+% of 18+ total
American Indian/Alaska Native531.1%1351.0%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander110.2%200.1%
Other race4168.3%6414.8%
Two or more races2094.2%1661.2%
*Hispanic origin88317.5%1,2029.0%

*Residents of Hispanic origin can be of any race.

Credits: Ryan Pitts, Mike Tigas Special thanks: USA Today Census team