Blaine, WA Population

Population: 3,770. Estimated population in July 2020: 4,330 (+14.9% change)
Males: 1,832 (48.6%), Females: 1,938 (51.4%)

Whatcom County

Zip codes: 98230.

Median resident age: 38.6 years
Median household income: $36,900
Median house value: $139,300

Races in Blaine:

  • White Non-Hispanic (85.7%)
  • Hispanic (4.4%)
  • Two or more races (3.8%)
  • American Indian (2.4%)
  • Asian Indian (2.3%)
  • Other race (1.3%)
  • Black (1.2%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander (0.7%)
  • Filipino (0.6%)

Ancestries: German (20.2%), English (15.0%), Irish (11.8%), Dutch (6.3%), Scottish (5.4%), Norwegian (4.1%).

Elevation: 45 feet

Land area: 5.5 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Blaine

  • High school or higher: 81.5%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 21.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 18.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Blaine city

  • Never married: 22.2%
  • Now married: 60.2%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 10.6%

19.3% Foreign born (10.1% North America, 3.2% Europe, 2.3% Asia, 2.1% Oceania).

Population change in the 1990s: +1,044 (+38.3%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Blaine:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Blaine:

  • BELLINGHAM INTL (about 21 miles; BELLINGHAM, WA; Abbreviation: BLI)
  • WILLIAM R FAIRCHILD INTL (about 79 miles; PORT ANGELES, WA; Abbreviation: CLM)
  • SNOHOMISH COUNTY (PAINE FLD) (about 82 miles; EVERETT, WA; Abbreviation: PAE)
Other public-use airports nearest to Blaine:

  • BLAINE MUNI (about 2 miles; BLAINE, WA; Abbreviation: 4W6)
  • LYNDEN (about 21 miles; LYNDEN, WA; Abbreviation: 38W)
  • POINT ROBERTS AIRPARK (about 23 miles; POINT ROBERTS, WA; Abbreviation: 1RL)
Amtrak station near Blaine:

  • 14 miles: SURREY (187 176TH ST.) – Bus Station

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Blaine:

  • WESTERN WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY (about 25 miles; BELLINGHAM, WA; Full-time enrollment: 11,889)
  • WHATCOM COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 27 miles; BELLINGHAM, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,656)
  • SKAGIT VALLEY COLLEGE (about 48 miles; MT VERNON, WA; Full-time enrollment: 3,420)
  • PENINSULA COLLEGE (about 77 miles; PORT ANGELES, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,374)
  • EVERETT COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 79 miles; EVERETT, WA; Full-time enrollment: 3,970)
  • EDMONDS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 88 miles; LYNNWOOD, WA; Full-time enrollment: 4,953)
  • SHORELINE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 91 miles; SEATTLE, WA; Full-time enrollment: 4,526)

Schools

Public high school in Blaine:

  • BLAINE HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 659; Location: 1055 H STREET; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Blaine:

  • BLAINE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 538; Location: 975 H STREET; Grades: 06 – 08)
  • BLAINE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 447; Location: 836 MITCHELL AVE; Grades: 03 – 05)
  • BLAINE PRIMARY SCHOOL (Students: 431; Location: 820 BOBLETT ST; Grades: PK – 02)