Ferry County, Washington Population 2018

Ferry County, Washington's estimated population is 7,594 with a growth rate of -0.59% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Ferry County, Washington is the 36th largest county in Washington.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20177,594-45-0.59%
20167,639971.29%
20167,542210.28%
20157,521-69-0.91%
20147,590-1-0.01%
20137,591-72-0.94%
20127,663270.35%
20117,636931.23%
20107,5431,24819.83%
19906,2954848.33%
19805,8112,15658.99%
19703,655-234-6.02%
19603,889-207-5.05%
19504,096-605-12.87%
19404,7014099.53%
19304,292-851-16.55%
19205,1433437.15%
19104,8002385.22%
19004,5620.00%

Ferry County, Washington Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White5,819
American Indian and Alaska Native1,186
Two or More Races446
Some Other Race64
Asian61
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander50
Black or African American13

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

Ferry County, Washington Population Pyramid 2018

0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Male Population0%2%4%6%8%10%12% Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Ferry County, Washington Median Age

48.2


Total

47.9


Male

48.5


Female

Ferry County, Washington Adults

There are 6,203 adults, (1,681 of which are seniors) in Ferry County, Washington.

Ferry County, Washington Age Dependency

68.9

Age Dependency Ratio

37.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Ferry County, Washington Sex Ratio

Female

3,765

49.29%

Male

3,874

50.71%

Ferry County, Washington Households and Families

Ferry County, Washington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ferry County, Washington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married84.3%15.7%
All70.7%29.3%
Non Family60.7%39.3%
Male51.3%48.7%
Female49.4%50.6%

70.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Ferry County, Washington Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,0392.4470.7
Married1,4763.0284.3
Non Family1,1381.3260.7
Female3083.4249.4
Male1173.3851.3

3

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.6%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ferry County, Washington Households

Ferry County, Washington Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1312.35%
9th to 12th Grade56810.18%
High School Graduate1,76031.54%
Some College1,53427.49%
Associates Degree57910.38%
Bachelors Degree66611.94%
Graduate Degree3426.13%

Ferry County, Washington Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,3823,954857
Native American78460354
Multiple Races21819536
Hispanic18213056
Other Race38
Islander20155
Asian13
Black44

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 30.77%.

Ferry County, Washington Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$26,062$28,516$24,421
Less Than High School$16,806$20,625$12,500
High School Grad$22,040$24,338$19,451
Some College$27,038$28,295$25,833
Bachelors Degree$35,776$$36,767
Graduate Degree$47,708$52,250$34,167

$26,062

Average Earnings

$28,516

Average Male

$24,421

Average Female

Ferry County, Washington Language

Ferry County, Washington Language by Age

Ferry County, Washington Language

95.19% of Ferry County, Washington residents speak only English, while 4.81% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.10% of the population.

Ferry County, Washington Poverty

Ferry County, Washington Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,5651,15920.83%
Native1,16843537.24%
Multiple43311125.64%
Hispanic3126520.83%
Islander492040.82%
Other6469.38%
Black5240.00%

23.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

24.27%

Male Poverty Rate

22.77%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ferry County, Washington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ferry County, Washington is Islander, with 40.82% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ferry County, Washington is Other, with 9.38% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 25.25%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.49%.

Ferry County, Washington Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.97%
High School24.53%
Some College18.76%
Bachelors or Greater14.33%

Ferry County, Washington Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed56.88%
Male Unemployed37.11%
Female Employed16.31%
Male Employed12.70%

Ferry County, Washington Income

Ferry County, Washington Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,555$49,919
Families$50,352$58,567
Married Families$56,389$
Non Families$21,588$33,842

Ferry County, Washington Marital Status

Ferry County, Washington Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.1%

Male Marriage Rate

44.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Ferry County, Washington Married by Age and Sex

Ferry 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 45To54.

Ferry County, Washington Marital Status by Race

Ferry County, Washington Veterans

Ferry County, Washington Veterans by War

939

Number of Veterans

886

Male Veterans

53

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam519
First Gulf War123
Korea112
Second Gulf War74
World War II23

Ferry County, Washington Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
55 to 64321
65 to 74286
75+183
35 to 54124
18 to 3425

Ferry County, Washington Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White81716.49%
Indian8710.06%
2 or More3412.10%
Hispanic10.44%
Hawaiian13.03%

Ferry County, Washington Veterans by Education

12.34%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.28%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ferry County, Washington Employment Status

Ferry County, Washington Employment by Age

42.6%

Labor Force Participation

38.5%

Employment Rate

9.8%

Unemployment Rate

Ferry County, Washington Employment by Race

Ferry County, Washington Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Ferry County, Washington

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Republic10701069-1-0.09%
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