World Library  
Flag as Inappropriate
Email this Article

Town and Country, Washington

Article Id: WHEBN0000138269
Reproduction Date:

Title: Town and Country, Washington  
Author: World Heritage Encyclopedia
Language: English
Subject: Spokane County, Washington, Town and Country, Mead, Washington, Milan, Washington, Tyler, Washington
Publisher: World Heritage Encyclopedia

Town and Country, Washington

Town and Country, Washington
Location of Town and Country, Washington
Location of Town and Country, Washington
Country United States
State Washington
County Spokane
 • Total 1.4 sq mi (3.6 km2)
 • Land 1.4 sq mi (3.6 km2)
 • Water 0.0 sq mi (0.0 km2)
Elevation 2,060 ft (628 m)
Population (2010)
 • Total 4,857
 • Density 3,170.8/sq mi (1,224.3/km2)
Time zone Pacific (PST) (UTC-8)
 • Summer (DST) PDT (UTC-7)
FIPS code 53-72170[1]
GNIS feature ID 1867638[2]

Town and Country (often referred to locally as 'Lynwood') is a census-designated place (CDP) in Spokane County, Washington, United States. The population was 4,857 at the 2010 census.


Town and Country is located at (47.721441, -117.421383).[3]

According to the United States Census Bureau, the CDP has a total area of 1.4 square miles (3.6 km²), all of it land.


As of the census[1] of 2000, there were 4,452 people, 1,829 households, and 1,263 families residing in the CDP. The population density was 3,170.8 people per square mile (1,227.8/km²). There were 1,894 housing units at an average density of 1,348.9/sq mi (522.3/km²). The racial makeup of the CDP was 93.28% White, 1.46% African American, 1.53% Native American, 0.97% Asian, 0.13% Pacific Islander, 0.70% from other races, and 1.93% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 2.13% of the population.

There were 1,829 households out of which 28.5% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 55.3% were married couples living together, 10.3% had a female householder with no husband present, and 30.9% were non-families. 26.1% of all households were made up of individuals and 11.5% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.43 and the average family size was 2.91.

In the CDP the age distribution of the population shows 24.0% under the age of 18, 7.4% from 18 to 24, 24.8% from 25 to 44, 26.3% from 45 to 64, and 17.5% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 40 years. For every 100 females there were 89.3 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 85.6 males.

The median income for a household in the CDP was $40,668, and the median income for a family was $47,750. Males had a median income of $35,398 versus $26,167 for females. The per capita income for the CDP was $20,393. About 3.1% of families and 7.3% of the population were below the poverty line, including 10.0% of those under age 18 and 4.3% of those age 65 or over.


  1. ^ a b "American FactFinder".  
  2. ^ "US Board on Geographic Names".  
  3. ^ "US Gazetteer files: 2010, 2000, and 1990".  
This article was sourced from Creative Commons Attribution-ShareAlike License; additional terms may apply. World Heritage Encyclopedia content is assembled from numerous content providers, Open Access Publishing, and in compliance with The Fair Access to Science and Technology Research Act (FASTR), Wikimedia Foundation, Inc., Public Library of Science, The Encyclopedia of Life, Open Book Publishers (OBP), PubMed, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Center for Biotechnology Information, U.S. National Library of Medicine, National Institutes of Health (NIH), U.S. Department of Health & Human Services, and, which sources content from all federal, state, local, tribal, and territorial government publication portals (.gov, .mil, .edu). Funding for and content contributors is made possible from the U.S. Congress, E-Government Act of 2002.
Crowd sourced content that is contributed to World Heritage Encyclopedia is peer reviewed and edited by our editorial staff to ensure quality scholarly research articles.
By using this site, you agree to the Terms of Use and Privacy Policy. World Heritage Encyclopedia™ is a registered trademark of the World Public Library Association, a non-profit organization.

Copyright © World Library Foundation. All rights reserved. eBooks from Project Gutenberg are sponsored by the World Library Foundation,
a 501c(4) Member's Support Non-Profit Organization, and is NOT affiliated with any governmental agency or department.