Mason County, Washington Population 2019

Mason County, Washington's estimated population is 63,710 with a growth rate of 2.55% 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
201763,7101,5872.55%
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
White51,865
Two or More Races2,933
Some Other Race2,780
American Indian and Alaska Native1,932
Black or African American949
Asian941
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander169

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

Mason County, Washington Population Pyramid 2019

5001,0001,5002,0002,500 Male Population5001,0001,5002,0002,500 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Mason County, Washington Median Age

45.9


Total

43.8


Male

48.3


Female

Mason County, Washington Adults

There are 49,596 adults, (13,338 of whom are seniors) in Mason County, Washington.

Mason County, Washington Age Dependency

69.8

Age Dependency Ratio

36.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33

Child Dependency Ratio

Mason County, Washington Sex Ratio

Female

29,874

48.52%

Male

31,695

51.48%

Mason County, Washington Households and Families

Mason County, Washington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Mason County, Washington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married87.3%12.7%
All77.2%22.8%
Non Family70.5%29.5%
Female59.8%40.2%
Male58.5%41.5%

77.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Mason County, Washington Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All23,0342.6277.2
Married11,6043.0987.3
Non Family7,8381.2970.5
Female2,1964.1659.8
Male1,3963.8658.5

3.14

Average Family Size

2.62

Average Household Size

7.5%

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 Grade1,8934.20%
9th to 12th Grade3,6188.02%
High School Graduate14,16131.40%
Some College12,81628.41%
Associates Degree4,57110.13%
Bachelors Degree5,59912.41%
Graduate Degree2,4465.42%

Mason County, Washington Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White38,88635,2747,089
Hispanic2,6551,220146
Multiple Races1,4181,293311
Other Race1,19834150
Native American1,191888128
Black73055171
Asian599491262
Islander15015051

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 43.74%.

Mason County, Washington Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,618$39,493$29,034
Less Than High School$22,151$25,407$15,983
High School Grad$30,388$37,946$26,139
Some College$35,796$45,215$27,581
Bachelors Degree$40,388$37,581$40,871
Graduate Degree$55,944$73,636$51,511

$33,618

Average Earnings

$39,493

Average Male

$29,034

Average Female

Mason County, Washington Language

Mason County, Washington Language by Age

Mason County, Washington Language

91.62% of Mason County, Washington residents speak only English, while 8.38% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.56% of the population.

Mason County, Washington Poverty

Mason County, Washington Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White49,1545,82211.84%
Hispanic5,5422,73549.35%
Other2,7211,43852.85%
Multiple2,78061622.16%
Native1,84551027.64%
Black85430735.95%
Asian90226429.27%

16.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.03%

Male Poverty Rate

16.47%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Mason County, Washington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Mason County, Washington is Other, with 52.85% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Mason County, Washington is White, with 11.84% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.39%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.91%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 18.93%.

Mason County, Washington Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.70%
High School15.46%
Some College10.07%
Bachelors or Greater5.13%

Mason County, Washington Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed38.75%
Female Unemployed33.65%
Male Employed8.87%
Female Employed8.23%

Mason County, Washington Income

Mason County, Washington Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,087$66,101
Families$62,046$75,619
Married Families$71,750$85,053
Non Families$29,118$43,308

Mason County, Washington Marital Status

Mason County, Washington Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.1%

Male Marriage Rate

49.1%

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


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

Mason County, Washington Veterans

Mason County, Washington Veterans by War

7,616

Number of Veterans

6,958

Male Veterans

658

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam3,284
First Gulf War1,633
Second Gulf War1,093
Korea786
World War II198

Mason County, Washington Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 742,358
55 to 641,836
75+1,538
35 to 541,493
18 to 34391

Mason County, Washington Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White7,16716.66%
Hispanic2828.46%
2 or More1528.73%
Indian1258.69%
Black8611.04%
Other452.83%
Hawaiian3724.67%
Asian40.53%

Mason County, Washington Veterans by Education

8.03%

Veteran Poverty Rate

40.02%

Veteran Disability Rate

Mason County, Washington Employment Status

Mason County, Washington Employment by Age

49.4%

Labor Force Participation

45.1%

Employment Rate

8.3%

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