Mason County, Washington Population 2018

Mason County, Washington's estimated population is 63,710 with a growth rate of 4.34% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Mason County, Washington is the 20th largest county in Washington.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201763,7102,6504.34%
201661,060-1,063-1.71%
201662,1231,1391.87%
201560,9844160.69%
201460,5681060.18%
201360,462-204-0.34%
201260,666-192-0.32%
201160,8581250.21%
201060,73322,39258.40%
199038,3417,15722.95%
198031,18410,26649.08%
197020,9184,66728.72%
196016,2511,2298.18%
195015,0223,41929.47%
194011,6031,54315.34%
193010,0605,141104.51%
19204,919-237-4.60%
19105,1561,34635.33%
19003,81098434.82%
18902,8262,187342.25%
1880639350121.11%
187028912778.40%
18601620.00%

Mason County, Washington Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White51,497
Two or More Races3,022
Some Other Race2,330
American Indian and Alaska Native2,050
Black or African American1,118
Asian907
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander136

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

Mason County, Washington Population Pyramid 2018

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

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

Mason County, Washington Median Age

45.9


Total

43.8


Male

48.2


Female

Mason County, Washington Adults

There are 49,153 adults, (12,884 of which are seniors) in Mason County, Washington.

Mason County, Washington Age Dependency

68.3

Age Dependency Ratio

35.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Mason County, Washington Sex Ratio

Female

29,618

48.51%

Male

31,442

51.49%

Mason County, Washington Households and Families

Mason County, Washington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Mason County, Washington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married86.8%13.2%
All77.1%22.9%
Non Family70.6%29.4%
Male62.4%37.6%
Female56.2%43.8%

77.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mason County, Washington Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All22,4542.6777.1
Married11,4813.0786.8
Non Family7,5621.2970.6
Female2,1834.5256.2
Male1,2284.1462.4

3.19

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Mason County, Washington Households

Mason County, Washington Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,7934.01%
9th to 12th Grade3,8468.61%
High School Graduate14,17931.73%
Some College12,54828.08%
Associates Degree4,0259.01%
Bachelors Degree5,58012.49%
Graduate Degree2,7176.08%

Mason County, Washington Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White38,57434,7947,397
Hispanic2,5681,181126
Multiple Races1,4671,298260
Native American1,272914124
Other Race99029645
Black80354595
Asian620552266
Islander12212237

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among islander people with a rate of 42.90%.

Mason County, Washington Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,733$37,425$27,719
Less Than High School$19,389$22,623$11,621
High School Grad$28,186$34,256$24,593
Some College$34,101$44,057$27,123
Bachelors Degree$40,619$38,547$41,218
Graduate Degree$56,676$71,324$53,529

$31,733

Average Earnings

$37,425

Average Male

$27,719

Average Female

Mason County, Washington Language

Mason County, Washington Language by Age

Mason County, Washington Language

91.39% of Mason County, Washington residents speak only English, while 8.61% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.67% of the population.

Mason County, Washington Poverty

Mason County, Washington Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White48,8885,98212.24%
Hispanic5,3182,88154.17%
Other2,2531,54868.71%
Multiple2,89468823.77%
Native2,00258929.42%
Black1,04349347.27%
Asian88116318.50%

16.99%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.54%

Male Poverty Rate

16.40%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mason County, Washington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mason County, Washington is Other, with 68.71% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mason County, Washington is White, with 12.24% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.46%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.51%.

Mason County, Washington Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.30%
High School15.44%
Some College8.91%
Bachelors or Greater6.43%

Mason County, Washington Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed48.15%
Female Unemployed28.12%
Male Employed9.69%
Female Employed8.05%

Mason County, Washington Income

Mason County, Washington Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$51,764$64,977
Families$60,661$75,147
Married Families$69,352$84,194
Non Families$28,292$40,681

Mason County, Washington Marital Status

Mason County, Washington Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.1%

Male Marriage Rate

49.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Mason County, Washington Married by Age and Sex

Mason 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.

Mason County, Washington Marital Status by Race

Mason County, Washington Veterans

Mason County, Washington Veterans by War

7,872

Number of Veterans

7,228

Male Veterans

644

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam3,625
First Gulf War1,404
Second Gulf War909
Korea895
World War II280

Mason County, Washington Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 742,505
55 to 641,897
35 to 541,634
75+1,491
18 to 34345

Mason County, Washington Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7,54317.70%
Hispanic2046.24%
Indian1087.11%
2 or More1005.38%
Black637.54%
Other302.23%
Hawaiian2822.95%

Mason County, Washington Veterans by Education

5.54%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mason County, Washington Employment Status

Mason County, Washington Employment by Age

50.2%

Labor Force Participation

44.5%

Employment Rate

10.8%

Unemployment Rate

Mason County, Washington Employment by Race

Mason County, Washington Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Mason County, Washington

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Shelton985899801221.24%
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