Washington County, Utah Population 2018

Washington County, Utah's estimated population is 165,662 with a growth rate of 9.02% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Washington County, Utah is the 5th largest county in Utah.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
2017165,66213,7039.02%
2016151,959-7,278-4.57%
2016159,2374,5062.91%
2015154,7313,5522.35%
2014151,1794,1022.79%
2013147,0772,8611.98%
2012144,2162,9402.08%
2011141,2762,8832.08%
2010138,39389,833184.99%
199048,56022,49586.30%
198026,06512,39690.69%
197013,6693,39833.08%
196010,2714354.42%
19509,8365676.12%
19409,2691,84924.92%
19307,4206569.70%
19206,7641,64132.03%
19105,12351111.08%
19004,61260315.04%
18904,009-226-5.34%
18804,2351,17138.22%
18703,0642,373343.42%
18606910.00%

Washington County, Utah Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White138,580
Some Other Race4,446
Two or More Races3,542
American Indian and Alaska Native2,136
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1,240
Asian1,047
Black or African American968

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

Washington County, Utah 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, Utah Median Age

35.4


Total

34.3


Male

36.5


Female

Washington County, Utah Adults

There are 109,107 adults, (29,784 of which are seniors) in Washington County, Utah.

Washington County, Utah Age Dependency

91.5

Age Dependency Ratio

37.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

54.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Washington County, Utah Sex Ratio

Female

76,978

50.66%

Male

74,981

49.34%

Washington County, Utah Households and Families

Washington County, Utah Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Washington County, Utah Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.1%21.9%
All70.7%29.3%
Non Family64.4%35.6%
Male50.3%49.7%
Female42.8%57.2%

70.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Washington County, Utah Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All50,2562.9870.7
Married31,9693.4178.1
Non Family12,0741.4264.4
Female4,5253.942.8
Male1,6883.5750.3

3.4

Average Family Size

2.98

Average Household Size

2.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Washington County, Utah Households

Washington County, Utah Education

Washington County, Utah Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,3362.45%
9th to 12th Grade4,4794.71%
High School Graduate22,86624.03%
Some College28,19529.62%
Associates Degree11,04111.60%
Bachelors Degree16,22717.05%
Graduate Degree10,03110.54%

Washington County, Utah Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White84,72880,50124,773
Hispanic7,3394,980842
Other Race2,2551,599326
Multiple Races1,1281,054329
Native American946686109
Asian812697186
Islander45043573
Black35133568

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 96.67%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 29.24%.

Washington County, Utah Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$29,912$38,188$21,825
Less Than High School$21,380$26,860$16,363
High School Grad$26,028$33,810$20,432
Some College$27,215$35,819$21,359
Bachelors Degree$36,316$47,242$27,334
Graduate Degree$55,908$66,809$40,476

$29,912

Average Earnings

$38,188

Average Male

$21,825

Average Female

Washington County, Utah Language

Washington County, Utah Language by Age

Washington County, Utah Language

90.80% of Washington County, Utah residents speak only English, while 9.20% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 7.01% of the population.

Washington County, Utah Poverty

Washington County, Utah Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White127,84417,05013.34%
Hispanic14,8113,95426.70%
Other4,42599822.55%
Native2,02289444.21%
Multiple3,4432236.48%
Black89519021.23%
Asian1,03017016.50%
Islander1,23014611.87%

14.78%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.53%

Male Poverty Rate

15.02%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Washington County, Utah

The race most likely to be in poverty in Washington County, Utah is Native, with 44.21% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Washington County, Utah is Multiple, with 6.48% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.15%. Among those working part-time, it was 16.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 16.62%.

Washington County, Utah Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School23.31%
Some College11.08%
High School10.97%
Bachelors or Greater5.94%

Washington County, Utah Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed30.18%
Female Unemployed29.40%
Female Employed11.31%
Male Employed8.40%

Washington County, Utah Income

Washington County, Utah Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,865$68,071
Families$59,962$75,270
Married Families$65,331$80,880
Non Families$28,980$41,591

Washington County, Utah Marital Status

Washington County, Utah Marital Status

Marriage Rates

59.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

60.5%

Male Marriage Rate

58.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Washington County, Utah Married by Age and Sex

Washington County, Utah Marriage

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

Washington County, Utah Marital Status by Race

Washington County, Utah Veterans

Washington County, Utah Veterans by War

10,530

Number of Veterans

10,025

Male Veterans

505

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam3,998
Korea1,729
Second Gulf War1,108
First Gulf War1,083
World War II994

Washington County, Utah Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+3,917
65 to 743,146
55 to 641,621
35 to 541,305
18 to 34541

Washington County, Utah Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White10,27510.18%
Hispanic3183.50%
Other792.84%
2 or More523.16%
Black497.94%
Asian434.30%
Hawaiian313.62%
Indian10.08%

Washington County, Utah Veterans by Education

7.73%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.39%

Veteran Disability Rate

Washington County, Utah Employment Status

Washington County, Utah Employment by Age

56.4%

Labor Force Participation

52.8%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Washington County, Utah Employment by Race

Washington County, Utah Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Washington County, Utah

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
St. George7276382318955513.13%
Washington1876125339657835.06%
Hurricane1374916159241017.53%
Ivins67558132137720.38%
Santa Clara6145706592014.97%
La Verkin406042461864.58%
Hildale274529452007.29%
Enterprise170818231156.73%
Toquerville1372154717512.76%
Leeds814852384.67%
Apple Valley701739385.42%
Virgin596608122.01%
Springdale529570417.75%
Rockville2452732811.43%
New Harmony207220136.28%
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