Pullman, Washington Population 2019

Pullman, Washington's estimated population is 34,019 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Pullman, Washington is the 35th largest city in Washington based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 3248.26 people/mi² (1254.15 people/km²).

The overall median age is 21.9 years, 22.3 years for males, and 21.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 102.0 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 12,595 households in the city, with an average size of 2.33 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 2.3%, with a median rent of $753/month. The median house has 4.3 rooms, and has a value of $240,600.

The median income for households in Pullman, Washington is $30,548, while the mean household income is $52,160.

Pullman Wa Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Pullman Wa was:

  • White: 76.81%
  • Asian: 11.52%
  • Two or more races: 6.29%
  • Black or African American: 2.73%
  • Other race: 1.74%
  • Native American: 0.72%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.20%
LatLng(46.7313, -117.1796)
Rank in State35th
StateWashington
CountyWhitman County
Time ZonePacific Time Zone
Land Area (km²)27.13 (10.47 mi²)
Water Area (km²)0.00 (0.00 mi²)
TypeCity
GEOID5356625
Density (km²)1,254.15
Density (mi²)3,248.26
Area Code(s)509
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201834,0194311.28%
201733,5884071.23%
201633,1814461.36%
201532,7351,0083.18%
201431,7271720.55%
201331,5552090.67%
201231,3461,4234.76%
201129,923880.29%
201029,8355,1601.92%
200024,6751,1970.50%
199023,478-101-0.04%
198023,5793,0701.40%
197020,5097,5524.70%
196012,9579350.75%
195012,0227,60510.53%
19404,4171,0952.89%
19303,3227201.23%
19102,6020.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White24,871
Asian3,729
Two or More Races2,037
Black or African American885
Some Other Race564
American Indian and Alaska Native232
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander64

Pullman Wa Population Pyramid 2019

Pullman Wa Median Age

21.9


Total

22.3


Male

21.6


Female

Pullman Wa Adults

There are 28,436 adults, (1,653 of whom are seniors) in Pullman Wa.

Pullman Wa Age Dependency

20.9

Age Dependency Ratio

6.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

14.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Pullman Wa Sex Ratio

Female

16,033

49.51%

Male

16,349

50.49%

Pullman Wa Households and Families

Pullman Wa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pullman Wa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married58.5%41.5%
All28.9%71.1%
Female23.6%76.4%
Male18.9%81.1%
Non Family15.1%84.9%

28.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All10,9752.3328.9
Non Family6,7531.8615.1
Married3,3363.1158.5
Female6012.9523.6
Male2853.1518.9

2.96

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pullman Wa Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1000.82%
9th to 12th Grade2812.31%
High School Graduate1,0128.30%
Some College2,05116.83%
Associates Degree9047.42%
Bachelors Degree3,33627.37%
Graduate Degree4,50636.96%

Pullman Wa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,9348,7285,531
Asian1,8891,8211,605
Hispanic605540274
Multiple Races381367201
Black330302230
Other Race203158102
Native American18818825

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 84.97%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,115$39,010$26,464
Less Than High School$27,500$28,333$
High School Grad$26,250$25,938$26,463
Some College$22,542$25,590$18,355
Bachelors Degree$31,528$43,045$25,625
Graduate Degree$41,216$53,085$31,809

$31,115

Average Earnings

$39,010

Average Male

$26,464

Average Female

Pullman Wa Language

Pullman Wa Language by Age

Pullman Wa Language

80.54% of Pullman Wa residents speak only English, while 19.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian, which is spoken by 8.17% of the population.

Pullman Wa Poverty

Pullman Wa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White19,1057,30438.23%
Asian3,27998329.98%
Hispanic1,27959846.76%
Multiple1,40547333.67%
Black66622033.03%
Native22014666.36%
Other31613943.99%
Islander643554.69%

37.52%

Overall Poverty Rate

36.96%

Male Poverty Rate

38.11%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pullman Wa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pullman Wa is Native, with 66.36% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pullman Wa is Asian, with 29.98% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.47%. Among those working part-time, it was 57.57%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 49.19%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School32.10%
High School28.99%
Some College26.41%
Bachelors or Greater10.72%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed70.75%
Female Unemployed55.21%
Female Employed33.40%
Male Employed26.76%

Pullman Wa Income

Pullman Wa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$30,548$52,160
Families$69,069$84,096
Married Families$88,144-
Non Families$19,820$31,047

Pullman Wa Marital Status

Pullman Wa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

24.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

25.8%

Male Marriage Rate

24.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Pullman Wa Married by Age and Sex

Pullman Wa Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Pullman Wa Marital Status by Race

Pullman Wa Veterans

768

Number of Veterans

684

Male Veterans

84

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War275
Vietnam216
First Gulf War104
World War II36
Korea34

Pullman Wa Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7423.37%
Black162.12%
Hispanic130.72%
Asian70.22%
2 or More30.19%

Pullman Wa Veterans by Education

15.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.27%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pullman Wa Employment Status

58.2%

Labor Force Participation

51.9%

Employment Rate

10.5%

Unemployment Rate

Pullman Wa Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

46.61%

Born in Washington

85.43%

Native Born

14.57%

Foreign Born

10.72%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

85.43% of Pullman Wa residents were born in the United States, with 46.61% having been born in Washington. 10.72% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.