Wahkiakum County, Washington Population 2018

Wahkiakum County, Washington's estimated population is 4,264 with a growth rate of 5.26% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Wahkiakum County, Washington is the 37th largest county in Washington.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
20174,2642135.26%
20164,051-125-2.99%
20164,1761593.96%
20154,017-19-0.47%
20144,03640.10%
20134,032340.85%
20123,99870.18%
20113,99180.20%
20103,98365619.72%
19903,327-505-13.18%
19803,8322406.68%
19703,5921664.85%
19603,426-409-10.66%
19503,835-451-10.52%
19404,28642410.98%
19303,86239011.23%
19203,4721875.69%
19103,28546616.53%
19002,81929311.60%
18902,52692858.07%
18801,5981,328491.85%
1870270228542.86%
1860420.00%

Wahkiakum County, Washington Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White3,761
American Indian and Alaska Native101
Asian78
Two or More Races73
Some Other Race32
Black or African American5
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1

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

Wahkiakum 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

Wahkiakum County, Washington Median Age

53.1


Total

53.1


Male

53


Female

Wahkiakum County, Washington Adults

There are 3,391 adults, (1,268 of which are seniors) in Wahkiakum County, Washington.

Wahkiakum County, Washington Age Dependency

90.8

Age Dependency Ratio

59.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31

Child Dependency Ratio

Wahkiakum County, Washington Sex Ratio

Female

2,076

51.25%

Male

1,975

48.75%

Wahkiakum County, Washington Households and Families

Wahkiakum County, Washington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wahkiakum County, Washington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married94.7%5.3%
All80.7%19.3%
Non Family69.9%30.1%
Female57.8%42.2%
Male50.4%49.6%

80.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wahkiakum County, Washington Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,7892.2380.7
Married9442.7694.7
Non Family5721.1369.9
Female1542.2657.8
Male1193.2650.4

2.66

Average Family Size

2.23

Average Household Size

5.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wahkiakum County, Washington Households

Wahkiakum County, Washington Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade642.08%
9th to 12th Grade1474.79%
High School Graduate94130.63%
Some College1,11636.33%
Associates Degree34111.10%
Bachelors Degree32010.42%
Graduate Degree1434.65%

Wahkiakum County, Washington Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,8372,646429
Hispanic1109611
Native American767126
Multiple Races3836
Asian28288
Other Race77
Islander1

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 34.21%.

Wahkiakum County, Washington Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$39,917$50,524$28,333
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$31,250$38,750$18,125
Some College$40,043$63,250$20,000
Bachelors Degree$41,319$16,250$42,169
Graduate Degree$65,625$66,250$61,324

$39,917

Average Earnings

$50,524

Average Male

$28,333

Average Female

Wahkiakum County, Washington Language

Wahkiakum County, Washington Language by Age

Wahkiakum County, Washington Language

95.47% of Wahkiakum County, Washington residents speak only English, while 4.53% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is OtherIndoEuro, which is spoken by 1.46% of the population.

Wahkiakum County, Washington Poverty

Wahkiakum County, Washington Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,57549013.71%
Hispanic1823720.33%
Other322062.50%
Asian781519.23%
Multiple731419.18%
Native9666.25%

14.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.77%

Male Poverty Rate

15.39%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wahkiakum County, Washington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wahkiakum County, Washington is Other, with 62.50% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wahkiakum County, Washington is Native, with 6.25% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.65%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.19%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.42%.

Wahkiakum County, Washington Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
High School21.09%
Less Than High School17.48%
Some College10.77%
Bachelors or Greater4.77%

Wahkiakum County, Washington Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed40.00%
Male Unemployed26.47%
Male Employed4.05%
Female Employed4.01%

Wahkiakum County, Washington Income

Wahkiakum County, Washington Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,116$61,710
Families$57,411$70,472
Married Families$61,458$
Non Families$29,531$42,408

Wahkiakum County, Washington Marital Status

Wahkiakum County, Washington Marital Status

Marriage Rates

55.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.3%

Male Marriage Rate

55.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Wahkiakum County, Washington Married by Age and Sex

Wahkiakum 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 35To44.

Wahkiakum County, Washington Marital Status by Race

Wahkiakum County, Washington Veterans

Wahkiakum County, Washington Veterans by War

450

Number of Veterans

422

Male Veterans

28

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam213
First Gulf War64
Korea52
Second Gulf War36
World War II13

Wahkiakum County, Washington Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74226
75+109
35 to 5449
55 to 6443
18 to 3423

Wahkiakum County, Washington Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White42613.28%
Indian2024.39%
2 or More49.30%

Wahkiakum County, Washington Veterans by Education

4.67%

Veteran Poverty Rate

33.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wahkiakum County, Washington Employment Status

Wahkiakum County, Washington Employment by Age

38.5%

Labor Force Participation

35.6%

Employment Rate

7%

Unemployment Rate

Wahkiakum County, Washington Employment by Race

Wahkiakum County, Washington Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Wahkiakum County, Washington

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Cathlamet535545101.87%
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