Walla Walla County, Washington Population 2018

Walla Walla County, Washington's estimated population is 60,567 with a growth rate of 0.96% 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
201759,862-705-1.16%
201760,5675750.96%
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
White50,849
Some Other Race4,003
Two or More Races2,569
Asian928
Black or African American906
American Indian and Alaska Native570
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander37

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

Walla Walla County, Washington Population Pyramid 2018

5001,0001,5002,0002,5003,000 Male Population5001,0001,5002,0002,5003,000 Female Population80757065605550454035302520151050

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

Walla Walla County, Washington Median Age

37.3


Total

35.6


Male

39.3


Female

Walla Walla County, Washington Adults

There are 46,970 adults, (9,955 of whom are seniors) in Walla Walla County, Washington.

Walla Walla County, Washington Age Dependency

61.7

Age Dependency Ratio

26.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Walla Walla County, Washington Sex Ratio

Female

29,170

48.73%

Male

30,692

51.27%

Walla Walla County, Washington Households and Families

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

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

Walla Walla County, Washington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married79.4%20.6%
All64.5%35.5%
Female52.4%47.6%
Non Family49.1%50.9%
Male45.8%54.2%

64.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Walla Walla County, Washington Households by Type

Type Count Average Size Owned
All22,3912.4464.5
Married11,2673.0679.4
Non Family8,0171.2349.1
Female2,2513.2352.4
Male8563.4745.8

3.02

Average Family Size

2.44

Average Household Size

4.9%

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 Grade2,4006.13%
9th to 12th Grade2,1155.40%
High School Graduate8,28621.17%
Some College10,03125.63%
Associates Degree4,90412.53%
Bachelors Degree7,06918.06%
Graduate Degree4,33011.06%

Walla Walla County, Washington Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White30,64728,74210,114
Hispanic6,0803,783747
Other Race2,0841,183344
Multiple Races1,2291,052199
Black78259580
Asian571545220
Native American32122240
Islander1212

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 38.53%.

Walla Walla County, Washington Earnings by Educational Attainment

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,051$40,923$27,381
Less Than High School$24,586$28,770$17,754
High School Grad$26,404$37,286$18,378
Some College$31,108$35,946$26,651
Bachelors Degree$44,827$55,350$39,920
Graduate Degree$58,254$63,050$53,729

$35,051

Average Earnings

$40,923

Average Male

$27,381

Average Female

Walla Walla County, Washington Language

Walla Walla County, Washington Language by Age

Walla Walla County, Washington Language

81.47% of Walla Walla County, Washington residents speak only English, while 18.53% speak other languages. The largest non-English language is Spanish, which is spoken by 15.78% of the population.

Walla Walla County, Washington Poverty

Walla Walla County, Washington Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White40,4775,23112.92%
Hispanic11,7932,17618.45%
Other3,84074719.45%
Multiple1,73425514.71%
Asian71115421.66%
Native50513526.73%
Black3246219.14%

14.39%

Overall Poverty Rate

13.52%

Male Poverty Rate

15.21%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Walla Walla County, Washington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Walla Walla County, Washington is Native, with 26.73% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Walla Walla County, Washington is White, with 12.92% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.61%. Among those working part-time, it was 21.63%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.53%.

Walla Walla County, Washington Poverty Rate by Education

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.00%
High School14.98%
Some College10.80%
Bachelors or Greater3.89%

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

Name Poverty
Male Unemployed34.53%
Female Unemployed29.23%
Female Employed11.39%
Male Employed6.53%

Walla Walla County, Washington Income

Walla Walla County, Washington Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$52,630$70,261
Families$65,854$84,179
Married Families$74,063$
Non Families$31,228$42,492

Walla Walla County, Washington Marital Status

Walla Walla County, Washington Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.8%

Male Marriage Rate

47.9%

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


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

Walla Walla County, Washington Veterans

Walla Walla County, Washington Veterans by War

5,004

Number of Veterans

4,529

Male Veterans

475

Female Veterans

Name Veterans
Vietnam1,847
First Gulf War980
Second Gulf War894
Korea434
World War II410

Walla Walla County, Washington Veterans by Age

Name Veterans
75+1,221
65 to 741,189
35 to 541,147
55 to 64944
18 to 34503

Walla Walla County, Washington Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White4,67911.59%
Hispanic3474.36%
Black10011.98%
Other923.29%
2 or More794.66%
Asian334.04%
Hawaiian1232.43%
Indian92.31%

Walla Walla County, Washington Veterans by Education

6.76%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.84%

Veteran Disability Rate

Walla Walla County, Washington Employment Status

Walla Walla County, Washington Employment by Age

58.4%

Labor Force Participation

54.8%

Employment Rate

6%

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