Washington County, New York Population 2018

Washington County, New York's estimated population is 61,620 with a growth rate of -1.35% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Washington County, New York is the 41st largest county in New York.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201761,620-845-1.35%
201662,4656591.07%
201661,806-447-0.72%
201562,253-225-0.36%
201462,478-278-0.44%
201362,756-224-0.36%
201262,980-88-0.14%
201163,068-268-0.42%
201063,3364,0066.75%
199059,3304,5358.28%
198054,7952,0703.93%
197052,7254,2498.77%
196048,4761,3322.83%
195047,1444180.89%
194046,7262440.52%
193046,4821,5943.55%
192044,888-2,890-6.05%
191047,7782,1544.72%
190045,624-66-0.14%
189045,690-2,181-4.56%
188047,871-1,697-3.42%
187049,5683,6647.98%
186045,9041,1542.58%
185044,7503,6708.93%
184041,080-1,555-3.65%
183042,6353,8049.80%
182038,831-5,458-12.32%
181044,2898,49723.74%
180035,79221,750154.89%
179014,0420.00%

Washington County, New York Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White58,702
Black or African American2,038
Two or More Races883
Some Other Race385
Asian292
American Indian and Alaska Native165

Race Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey)

Washington County, New York Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8% Male Population0%2%4%6%8% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2016 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Washington County, New York Median Age

43.2


Total

41.7


Male

44.8


Female

Washington County, New York Adults

There are 50,159 adults, (10,744 of which are seniors) in Washington County, New York.

Washington County, New York Age Dependency

58.5

Age Dependency Ratio

27.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Washington County, New York Sex Ratio

Female

30,157

48.28%

Male

32,308

51.72%

Washington County, New York Households and Families

Washington County, New York Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Washington County, New York Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married85.6%14.4%
All72.3%27.7%
Male63.5%36.5%
Non Family61.7%38.3%
Female48.6%51.4%

72.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Washington County, New York Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All24,0272.4772.3
Married12,0872.9685.6
Non Family7,7161.2461.7
Female2,8523.3348.6
Male1,3723.2363.5

2.91

Average Family Size

2.47

Average Household Size

9.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Washington County, New York Households

Washington County, New York Education

Washington County, New York Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,6473.68%
9th to 12th Grade3,4937.80%
High School Graduate17,72839.58%
Some College8,32918.59%
Associates Degree4,52810.11%
Bachelors Degree5,32211.88%
Graduate Degree3,7478.36%

Washington County, New York Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White41,96337,5698,659
Black1,4001,04285
Hispanic894590115
Multiple Races431325111
Other Race28314244
Asian20917160
Native American1069449

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 89.53%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 46.23%.

Washington County, New York Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,918$39,073$26,300
Less Than High School$19,115$21,834$12,127
High School Grad$30,482$36,330$23,125
Some College$31,066$40,921$25,564
Bachelors Degree$40,876$50,582$31,398
Graduate Degree$52,592$55,726$51,786

$31,918

Average Earnings

$39,073

Average Male

$26,300

Average Female

Washington County, New York Language

Washington County, New York Language by Age

Washington County, New York Language

96.63% of Washington County, New York residents speak only English, while 3.37% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.80% of the population.

Washington County, New York Poverty

Washington County, New York Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White56,7026,98312.32%
Hispanic94330232.03%
Black60227145.02%
Multiple72310714.80%
Native1582113.29%
Asian267176.37%
Other18594.86%

12.87%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.20%

Male Poverty Rate

13.55%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Washington County, New York

The race most likely to be in poverty in Washington County, New York is Black, with 45.02% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Washington County, New York is Other, with 4.86% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.24%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.44%.

Washington County, New York Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.01%
Some College9.83%
High School9.61%
Bachelors or Greater4.73%

Washington County, New York Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed37.94%
Female Unemployed33.39%
Female Employed8.57%
Male Employed4.45%

Washington County, New York Income

Washington County, New York Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,449$64,100
Families$61,231$73,554
Married Families$70,899$84,615
Non Families$28,342$38,752

Washington County, New York Marital Status

Washington County, New York Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.2%

Male Marriage Rate

48.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Washington County, New York Married by Age and Sex

Washington County, New York Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55To64.

Washington County, New York Marital Status by Race

Washington County, New York Veterans

Washington County, New York Veterans by War

4,831

Number of Veterans

4,428

Male Veterans

403

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,717
First Gulf War925
Second Gulf War536
Korea464
World War II305

Washington County, New York Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
35 to 541,303
65 to 741,259
75+1,118
55 to 64861
18 to 34290

Washington County, New York Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,6679.94%
Black1226.47%
2 or More346.69%
Hispanic302.47%
Indian53.31%
Other30.80%

Washington County, New York Veterans by Education

4.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.77%

Veteran Disability Rate

Washington County, New York Employment Status

Washington County, New York Employment by Age

60.7%

Labor Force Participation

55.7%

Employment Rate

8.1%

Unemployment Rate

Washington County, New York Employment by Race

Washington County, New York Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Washington County, New York

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Hudson Falls72907121-169-2.32%
Fort Edward33703296-74-2.20%
Whitehall26202556-64-2.44%
Granville25352466-69-2.72%
Cambridge18701819-51-2.73%
Greenwich17761732-44-2.48%
Salem940912-28-2.98%
Fort Ann484470-14-2.89%
Argyle302293-9-2.98%
Data Sources
  1. US Census City/Town Population estimates - Most recent state estimates from the Census Bureau's Population Estimates Program
  2. Population of States and Counties of the United States: 1790 - 1990