Douglas County, Washington Population 2018

Douglas County, Washington's estimated population is 41,945 with a growth rate of 1.63% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Douglas County, Washington is the 25th largest county in Washington.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201740,585-1,360-3.24%
201741,9456731.63%
201641,2727781.92%
201540,4947181.81%
201439,7763400.86%
201339,4361900.48%
201239,2465641.46%
201138,6821580.41%
201038,52412,31947.01%
199026,2054,06118.34%
198022,1445,35731.91%
197016,7871,89712.74%
196014,8904,07337.65%
195010,8172,16625.04%
19408,6511,09014.42%
19307,561-1,831-19.50%
19209,3921651.79%
19109,2274,30187.31%
19004,9261,76555.84%
18903,1610.00%

Douglas County, Washington Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White28,900
Some Other Race9,040
Two or More Races1,793
American Indian and Alaska Native357
Asian334
Black or African American129
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander32

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table B03002

Douglas County, Washington Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,5002,000 Male Population5001,0001,5002,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S0101

Douglas County, Washington Median Age

37.3


Total

36.1


Male

38.7


Female

Douglas County, Washington Adults

There are 29,873 adults, (6,563 of whom are seniors) in Douglas County, Washington.

Douglas County, Washington Age Dependency

74.1

Age Dependency Ratio

28.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

46

Child Dependency Ratio

Douglas County, Washington Sex Ratio

Female

20,203

49.78%

Male

20,382

50.22%

Douglas County, Washington Households and Families

Douglas County, Washington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1101

Douglas County, Washington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.5%17.5%
All70.3%29.7%
Non Family57.1%42.9%
Female52.7%47.3%
Male47.6%52.4%

70.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Douglas County, Washington Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,7062.7470.3
Married8,2673.1982.5
Non Family3,9011.2757.1
Female1,6303.4252.7
Male9083.6447.6

3.15

Average Family Size

2.74

Average Household Size

7.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Douglas County, Washington Households

Douglas County, Washington Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,4849.39%
9th to 12th Grade2,3608.92%
High School Graduate7,82829.60%
Some College6,28723.77%
Associates Degree2,65610.04%
Bachelors Degree3,29312.45%
Graduate Degree1,5415.83%

Douglas County, Washington Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White19,63317,9424,322
Hispanic5,8712,833350
Other Race4,0661,865227
Multiple Races64048027
Native American27117238
Asian267246109
Black9898
Islander3228

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 40.82%.

Douglas County, Washington Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,604$37,331$27,127
Less Than High School$22,165$24,543$17,786
High School Grad$29,070$36,208$25,671
Some College$36,042$42,309$30,106
Bachelors Degree$50,874$60,417$46,094
Graduate Degree$62,402$66,250$58,103

$31,604

Average Earnings

$37,331

Average Male

$27,127

Average Female

Douglas County, Washington Language

Douglas County, Washington Language by Age

Douglas County, Washington Language

72.52% of Douglas County, Washington residents speak only English, while 27.48% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 25.46% of the population.

Douglas County, Washington Poverty

Douglas County, Washington Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic12,5182,76622.10%
White26,1852,4389.31%
Other9,0292,33025.81%
Multiple1,79037420.89%
Native3576518.21%
Black1254132.80%
Asian31872.20%
Islander32412.50%

13.70%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.76%

Male Poverty Rate

14.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Douglas County, Washington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Douglas County, Washington is Black, with 32.80% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Douglas County, Washington is Asian, with 2.20% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.91%. Among those working part-time, it was 14.14%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.48%.

Douglas County, Washington Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.28%
High School9.94%
Some College9.14%
Bachelors or Greater4.96%

Douglas County, Washington Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed38.24%
Male Unemployed27.25%
Female Employed7.41%
Male Employed7.13%

Douglas County, Washington Income

Douglas County, Washington Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,805$68,218
Families$62,471$74,223
Married Families$70,890$83,566
Non Families$34,510$45,686

Douglas County, Washington Marital Status

Douglas County, Washington Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.5%

Male Marriage Rate

54.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Douglas County, Washington Married by Age and Sex

Douglas County, Washington 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.

Douglas County, Washington Marital Status by Race


Data via US Census (2017 ACS 5-Year Survey): Table S1201

Douglas County, Washington Veterans

Douglas County, Washington Veterans by War

2,757

Number of Veterans

2,592

Male Veterans

165

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,085
First Gulf War510
Korea340
Second Gulf War294
World War II42

Douglas County, Washington Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74859
75+680
55 to 64552
35 to 54541
18 to 34125

Douglas County, Washington Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White2,61411.36%
Hispanic1501.99%
Indian8129.89%
2 or More182.39%
Black1817.82%
Other170.31%
Asian51.75%
Hawaiian412.50%

Douglas County, Washington Veterans by Education

6.57%

Veteran Poverty Rate

39.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Douglas County, Washington Employment Status

Douglas County, Washington Employment by Age

61.7%

Labor Force Participation

59.2%

Employment Rate

3.9%

Unemployment Rate

Douglas County, Washington Employment by Race

Douglas County, Washington Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Douglas County, Washington

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
East Wenatchee13179139687895.99%
Bridgeport240925091004.15%
Waterville11381181433.78%
Coulee Dam 10981090-8-0.73%
Rock Island870932627.13%
Mansfield320334144.37%
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