Economic Development Data

The following links provide information related to population and employment growth and business activity in Bellingham. 

Population and Growth:

https://www.cob.org/services/maps/population

Housing & Population Statistics:

https://www.cob.org/housingstats

Building Permit Activity (1997 to current year/month):

https://www.cob.org/services/permits/Pages/activity.aspx

Comprehensive Plan – Land Use Chapter, Growth Forecast and Land Capacity Analysis:

https://www.cob.org/Documents/planning/comprehensive-plan/2016-land-use.pdf#page=32

Household Income:

https://factfinder.census.gov/bkmk/table/1.0/en/ACS/17_5YR/S1901/1600000US5305280

Washington State Labor and Economic Data:

https://esd.wa.gov/labormarketinfo/labor-area-summaries

Washington State Monthly Employment Report:

https://esd.wa.gov/labormarketinfo/monthly-employment-report

Whatcom County Labor Market Profile (from WA State ESD):

https://esd.wa.gov/labormarketinfo/county-profiles/whatcom

Whatcom County Labor Market Data (from WA State ESD 1990 to current year):

https://esdorchardstorage.blob.core.windows.net/esdwa/Default/ESDWAGOV/labor-market-info/Libraries/Regional-reports/County-Data-Tables/All%20County%20Data%20Tables%20Links%20.xlsx

 

contacts

business@cob.org or 360-778-8105