Birchwood

Birchwood

The Birchwood neighborhood contains large lots, mature landscaping, and narrow streets.

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Welcome to Birchwood

The Birchwood neighborhood contains large lots, mature landscaping, and narrow streets, which lend a rural atmosphere to the neighborhood. Apartment complexes have been constructed primarily along Northwest Avenue and W. Maplewood.

Attributes

  • Golf club, Parks, Skuksan Middle School

Key Details

What to Expect

  • A mature escape while being close to town.

The Lifestyle

  • Bellingham Golf and Country Club folks and young entrepreneurs from Bellingham Technical College.

Unexpected Appeal

  • Mature landscaping and community parks.

You'll Fall In Love With

  • Squalicum Creek Park is a 42-acre park with multi-use fields and an off-leach dog park.

Overview for Birchwood, WA

5,558 people live in Birchwood, where the median age is 48 and the average individual income is $44,828. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

5,558

Total Population

48 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$44,828

Average individual Income

Around Birchwood, WA

There's plenty to do around Birchwood, including shopping, dining, nightlife, parks, and more. Data provided by Walk Score and Yelp.

34
Car-Dependent
Walking Score
71
Very Bikeable
Bike Score
33
Some Transit
Transit Score

Points of Interest

Explore popular things to do in the area, including Cafe Velo, Stella Sopra Italian, and Maniac Coffee Roasters.

Name Category Distance Reviews
Ratings by Yelp
Dining · $$ 1.9 miles 43 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 1.12 miles 10 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining 1.48 miles 7 reviews 5/5 stars
Dining · $ 0.84 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 2.07 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars
Shopping 3.73 miles 5 reviews 5/5 stars

Demographics and Employment Data for Birchwood, WA

Birchwood has 2,835 households, with an average household size of 2. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Birchwood do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 5,558 people call Birchwood home. The population density is 3,613.248 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

5,558

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

48

Median Age

48.09 / 51.89%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • High School Degree
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
  • Graduate Degree
2,835

Total Households

2

Average Household Size

$44,828

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Birchwood, WA

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Primary Schools ()
Middle Schools ()
High Schools ()
Mixed Schools ()
The following schools are within or nearby Birchwood. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
10th - 12th
No rating available
Birchwood Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
1/5
Meridian Impact Re-Engagement
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
No rating available
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
1/5
PRIVATE
PreK - K
No rating available

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