Walla Walla County, Washington Population 2018

Walla Walla County, Washington's estimated population is 60,567 with a growth rate of 1.27% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. Walla Walla County, Washington is the 21st largest county in Washington.

Year Population Growth Growth Rate
201760,5677581.27%
201659,809-183-0.31%
201659,9921030.17%
201559,8894060.68%
201459,4831050.18%
201359,378370.06%
201259,341-94-0.16%
201159,4355200.88%
201058,91510,47621.63%
199048,4391,0042.12%
198047,4355,25912.47%
197042,176-19-0.05%
196042,1952,0605.13%
195040,1359,58831.39%
194030,5472,1067.40%
193028,4419023.28%
192027,539-4,392-13.75%
191031,93113,25170.94%
190018,6806,45652.81%
189012,2243,50840.25%
18808,7163,41664.45%
18705,3003,982302.12%
18601,3180.00%

Walla Walla County, Washington Population Growth

Population Data via

Population by Race

Race Population
White50,996
Some Other Race3,833
Two or More Races2,414
Asian985
Black or African American946
American Indian and Alaska Native520
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander115

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

Walla Walla 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

Walla Walla County, Washington Median Age

37.3


Total

36.1


Male

39


Female

Walla Walla County, Washington Adults

There are 47,010 adults, (9,809 of which are seniors) in Walla Walla County, Washington.

Walla Walla County, Washington Age Dependency

60.8

Age Dependency Ratio

26.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Walla Walla County, Washington Sex Ratio

Female

29,139

48.72%

Male

30,670

51.28%

Walla Walla County, Washington Households and Families

Walla Walla County, Washington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Walla Walla County, Washington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.4%19.6%
All64.8%35.2%
Female52.2%47.8%
Non Family50.4%49.6%
Male42.1%57.9%

64.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Walla Walla County, Washington Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All21,8512.4964.8
Married10,5943.1580.4
Non Family8,1351.2450.4
Female2,2453.4352.2
Male8773.6142.1

3.13

Average Family Size

2.49

Average Household Size

4.8%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Walla Walla County, Washington Households

Walla Walla County, Washington Education

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

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2,3486.01%
9th to 12th Grade2,0955.37%
High School Graduate8,75622.43%
Some College9,95325.49%
Associates Degree4,73412.12%
Bachelors Degree6,90217.68%
Graduate Degree4,25610.90%

Walla Walla County, Washington Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White30,65428,7539,960
Hispanic5,9143,710691
Other Race2,0681,220355
Multiple Races1,125963152
Black80060195
Asian589564178
Native American33023048
Islander2424

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 32.49%.

Walla Walla County, Washington Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,320$40,083$25,767
Less Than High School$25,434$30,280$18,165
High School Grad$24,131$30,926$18,219
Some College$29,978$35,767$25,055
Bachelors Degree$42,305$51,799$34,567
Graduate Degree$58,010$61,810$52,574

$32,320

Average Earnings

$40,083

Average Male

$25,767

Average Female

Walla Walla County, Washington Language

Walla Walla County, Washington Language by Age

Walla Walla County, Washington Language

81.38% of Walla Walla County, Washington residents speak only English, while 18.62% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 15.92% of the population.

Walla Walla County, Washington Poverty

Walla Walla County, Washington Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White40,4435,98514.80%
Hispanic11,6952,42620.74%
Other3,65461516.83%
Multiple1,66429417.67%
Asian80822427.72%
Native46612326.39%
Black3178225.87%
Islander886472.73%

16.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.57%

Male Poverty Rate

17.34%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Walla Walla County, Washington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Walla Walla County, Washington is Islander, with 72.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Walla Walla County, Washington is White, with 14.80% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.60%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.49%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.56%.

Walla Walla County, Washington Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.43%
High School15.92%
Some College11.88%
Bachelors or Greater4.77%

Walla Walla County, Washington Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Name Poverty
Female Unemployed36.58%
Male Unemployed35.81%
Female Employed12.34%
Male Employed9.09%

Walla Walla County, Washington Income

Walla Walla County, Washington Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,705$65,249
Families$63,091$80,351
Married Families$72,650$
Non Families$29,766$37,380

Walla Walla County, Washington Marital Status

Walla Walla County, Washington Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.0%

Male Marriage Rate

44.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Walla Walla County, Washington Married by Age and Sex

Walla Walla 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.

Walla Walla County, Washington Marital Status by Race

Walla Walla County, Washington Veterans

Walla Walla County, Washington Veterans by War

5,080

Number of Veterans

4,629

Male Veterans

451

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,903
First Gulf War886
Second Gulf War763
World War II529
Korea435

Walla Walla County, Washington Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+1,263
65 to 741,189
35 to 541,125
55 to 641,104
18 to 34399

Walla Walla County, Washington Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,74411.75%
Hispanic2873.69%
2 or More956.11%
Black9410.40%
Other702.52%
Asian435.04%
Hawaiian2431.58%
Indian102.54%

Walla Walla County, Washington Veterans by Education

8.07%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.78%

Veteran Disability Rate

Walla Walla County, Washington Employment Status

Walla Walla County, Washington Employment by Age

58.1%

Labor Force Participation

54.3%

Employment Rate

6.4%

Unemployment Rate

Walla Walla County, Washington Employment by Race

Walla Walla County, Washington Employment by Education

Population of Cities in Walla Walla County, Washington

City 2010 Census 2016 Estimated Growth Growth Rate
Walla Walla31731321324011.26%
College Place878291423604.10%
Waitsburg12171187-30-2.47%
Prescott318304-14-4.40%
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