Darrington, WA Population

Population: 1,136. Estimated population in July 2020: 1,333 (+17.3% change)
Males: 559 (49.2%), Females: 577 (50.8%)

Snohomish County

Zip code: 98241

Median resident age: 38.2 years
Median household income: $32,813
Median house value: $112,100

Races in Darrington:

  • White Non-Hispanic (94.0%)
  • American Indian (4.0%)
  • Two or more races (2.7%)
  • Hispanic (1.2%)

Ancestries: German (20.5%), English (14.0%), Norwegian (10.8%), United States (10.1%), Irish (9.8%), French (4.8%).

Elevation: 549 feet

Land area: 1.0 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Darrington

  • High school or higher: 67.0%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 8.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.1%
  • Unemployed: 3.9%
  • Mean travel time to work: 33.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Darrington town

  • Never married: 22.2%
  • Now married: 56.0%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 8.5%
  • Divorced: 12.6%

2.8% Foreign born (1.8% Europe, 0.6% North America, 0.4% Latin America).

Population change in the 1990s: +84 (+8.0%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Darrington:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Darrington:

  • SNOHOMISH COUNTY (PAINE FLD) (about 52 miles; EVERETT, WA; Abbreviation: PAE)
  • BOEING FIELD/KING COUNTY INTL (about 70 miles; SEATTLE, WA; Abbreviation: BFI)
  • BELLINGHAM INTL (about 74 miles; BELLINGHAM, WA; Abbreviation: BLI)
Other public-use airports nearest to Darrington:

  • DARRINGTON MUNI (about 1 miles; DARRINGTON, WA; Abbreviation: 1S2)
  • CONCRETE MUNI (about 21 miles; CONCRETE, WA; Abbreviation: 3W5)
  • SKY HARBOR (about 30 miles; SULTAN, WA; Abbreviation: S86)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Darrington:

  • EVERETT COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 46 miles; EVERETT, WA; Full-time enrollment: 3,970)
  • SKAGIT VALLEY COLLEGE (about 53 miles; MT VERNON, WA; Full-time enrollment: 3,420)
  • LAKE WASHINGTON TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 56 miles; KIRKLAND, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,328)
  • EDMONDS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 57 miles; LYNNWOOD, WA; Full-time enrollment: 4,953)
  • BELLEVUE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 58 miles; BELLEVUE, WA; Full-time enrollment: 7,013)
  • UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON-SEATTLE CAMPUS (about 59 miles; SEATTLE, WA; Full-time enrollment: 32,742)
  • CITY UNIVERSITY (about 61 miles; BELLEVUE, WA; Full-time enrollment: 4,007)

Schools

Public high school in Darrington:

  • DARRINGTON SR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 202; Location: 1085 FIR STREET; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Darrington:

  • DARRINGTON ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 291; Location: 1075 FIR STREET; Grades: PK – 06)
  • DARRINGTON MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 101; Location: 1085 FIR STREET; Grades: 07 – 08)