Wahkiakum County, Washington Population 2018

Wahkiakum County, Washington's estimated population is 4,264 with a growth rate of 2.11% 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
20174,105-159-3.73%
20174,264882.11%
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
White3,809
Two or More Races96
American Indian and Alaska Native79
Asian70
Some Other Race42
Black or African American8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1

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

Wahkiakum County, Washington Population Pyramid 2018

50100150200250 Male Population50100150200250 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Wahkiakum County, Washington Median Age

53.3


Total

53.3


Male

53.3


Female

Wahkiakum County, Washington Adults

There are 3,403 adults, (1,306 of whom are seniors) in Wahkiakum County, Washington.

Wahkiakum County, Washington Age Dependency

95.8

Age Dependency Ratio

62.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Wahkiakum County, Washington Sex Ratio

Female

2,120

51.64%

Male

1,985

48.36%

Wahkiakum County, Washington Households and Families

Wahkiakum County, Washington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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

Wahkiakum County, Washington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.9%8.1%
All81%19%
Non Family74.4%25.6%
Male61.1%38.9%
Female59.2%40.8%

81.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Wahkiakum County, Washington Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,8232.2281
Married9562.6491.9
Non Family5391.2274.4
Female1842.3359.2
Male1443.0661.1

2.55

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

5%

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 Grade722.31%
9th to 12th Grade1926.16%
High School Graduate1,03933.31%
Some College91729.40%
Associates Degree36511.70%
Bachelors Degree2839.07%
Graduate Degree2518.05%

Wahkiakum County, Washington Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,8642,624487
Hispanic123103
Native American636023
Multiple Races514712
Asian212112
Other Race1111
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 57.14%.

Wahkiakum County, Washington Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,678$51,480$27,241
Less Than High School$35,000$48,500$
High School Grad$36,944$45,375$25,054
Some College$33,274$63,790$20,583
Bachelors Degree$60,568$41,563$61,250
Graduate Degree$65,102$65,922$63,000

$40,678

Average Earnings

$51,480

Average Male

$27,241

Average Female

Wahkiakum County, Washington Language

Wahkiakum County, Washington Language by Age

Wahkiakum County, Washington Language

97.39% of Wahkiakum County, Washington residents speak only English, while 2.61% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.24% of the population.

Wahkiakum County, Washington Poverty

Wahkiakum County, Washington Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,56849613.90%
Hispanic2353213.62%
Other423276.19%
Multiple961414.58%
Asian701318.57%
Native7933.80%

13.85%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.68%

Male Poverty Rate

14.93%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wahkiakum County, Washington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wahkiakum County, Washington is Other, with 76.19% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wahkiakum County, Washington is Native, with 3.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 12.95%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.96%.

Wahkiakum County, Washington Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
High School21.01%
Less Than High School16.41%
Some College9.70%
Bachelors or Greater6.74%

Wahkiakum County, Washington Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed37.50%
Male Unemployed10.20%
Female Employed4.73%
Male Employed2.49%

Wahkiakum County, Washington Income

Wahkiakum County, Washington Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$49,508$60,873
Families$58,235$68,395
Married Families$61,607$
Non Families$29,107$41,833

Wahkiakum County, Washington Marital Status

Wahkiakum County, Washington Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.6%

Male Marriage Rate

56.6%

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 55To64.

Wahkiakum County, Washington Marital Status by Race


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

Wahkiakum County, Washington Veterans

Wahkiakum County, Washington Veterans by War

457

Number of Veterans

417

Male Veterans

40

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam195
First Gulf War84
Second Gulf War28
Korea24
World War II10

Wahkiakum County, Washington Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
65 to 74218
75+105
35 to 5474
55 to 6445
18 to 3415

Wahkiakum County, Washington Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White43113.32%
Indian2336.51%
2 or More35.08%

Wahkiakum County, Washington Veterans by Education

3.94%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wahkiakum County, Washington Employment Status

Wahkiakum County, Washington Employment by Age

36.8%

Labor Force Participation

34.5%

Employment Rate

6.3%

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