Birch Bay, Washington Population 2020

9,037

Birch Bay is a city located in Washington. Birch Bay has a 2020 population of 9,037. Birch Bay is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 7.42% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,413 in 2010. Birch Bay reached it's highest population of 9,037 in 2018.

The average household income in Birch Bay is $74,736 with a poverty rate of 15.83%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,105 per month, and the median house value is $251,200. The median age in Birch Bay is 53.5 years, 50.9 years for males, and 54.5 years for females. For every 100 females there are 96.9 males.

Birch Bay Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Birch Bay was:

  • White: 93.50%
  • Two or more races: 3.13%
  • Asian: 1.64%
  • Other race: 0.82%
  • Native American: 0.58%
  • Black or African American: 0.33%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Birch Bay, Washington is 9,037, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 9,037.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,413.

Birch Bay, Washington Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White8,45093.50%
Two or More Races2833.13%
Asian1481.64%
Some Other Race740.82%
American Indian and Alaska Native520.58%
Black or African American300.33%

Birch Bay Population Pyramid 2020

Birch Bay Median Age

53.5


Total

50.9


Male

54.5


Female

Birch Bay Adults

There are 7,487 adults, (2,334 of whom are seniors) in Birch Bay.

Birch Bay Age Dependency

75.4

Age Dependency Ratio

45.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Birch Bay Sex Ratio

Female

4,589

50.78%

Male

4,448

49.22%

Birch Bay Households and Families

Birch Bay Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Birch Bay Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married87.3%12.7%
All80.9%19.1%
Female71.7%28.3%
Non Family71.2%28.8%

80.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,0902.2180.9
Married2,3882.787.3
Non Family1,3651.271.2
Female3042.7571.7
Male332.76100

2.7

Average Family Size

2.21

Average Household Size

2.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.7%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Birch Bay Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade690.98%
9th to 12th Grade4716.67%
High School Graduate1,99028.19%
Some College1,67323.70%
Associates Degree1,01814.42%
Bachelors Degree1,02914.58%
Graduate Degree80911.46%

Birch Bay Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,3875,9131,677
Hispanic25418810
Multiple Races21021047
Asian12612683
Other Race7474
Native American5252
Black303021

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 70.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$42,818$50,469$32,297
Less Than High School$51,837$58,382$
High School Grad$43,145$45,828$38,117
Some College$41,742$51,033$27,266
Bachelors Degree$41,351$40,972$41,711
Graduate Degree$39,545$74,750$

$42,818

Average Earnings

$50,469

Average Male

$32,297

Average Female

Birch Bay Language

Birch Bay Language by Age

Birch Bay Language

90.61% of Birch Bay residents speak only English, while 9.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 5.10% of the population.

Birch Bay Poverty

Birch Bay Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,1281,36816.83%
Hispanic396379.34%
Multiple283269.19%

15.83%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.28%

Male Poverty Rate

17.35%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Birch Bay

The race most likely to be in poverty in Birch Bay is White, with 16.83% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Birch Bay is Multiple, with 9.19% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.88%. Among those working part-time, it was 10.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.89%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School34.63%
High School13.77%
Some College10.63%
Bachelors or Greater10.50%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.53%
Male Unemployed24.87%
Female Employed8.62%
Male Employed3.67%

Birch Bay Income

Birch Bay Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$63,182$74,736
Families$70,244$87,215
Married Families$76,027-
Non Families$34,147$49,730

Birch Bay Marital Status

Birch Bay Marital Status

Marriage Rates

63.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

65.6%

Male Marriage Rate

61.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Birch Bay Married by Age and Sex

Birch Bay Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Birch Bay Marital Status by Race

Birch Bay Veterans

988

Number of Veterans

966

Male Veterans

22

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam496
First Gulf War144
Second Gulf War112
Korea56
World War II18
Name Veterans % of Total
White88512.69%
Hispanic6120.20%
Other4358.11%
2 or More4019.05%
Asian117.43%
Black930.00%

$Birch Bay Veterans by Education

10.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.79%

Veteran Disability Rate

Birch Bay Employment Status

53.2%

Labor Force Participation

45.8%

Employment Rate

13.8%

Unemployment Rate

Birch Bay Place of Birth

Origin of Non-Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

46.30%

Born in Washington

85.49%

Native Born

14.51%

Foreign Born

5.72%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

85.49% of Birch Bay residents were born in the United States, with 46.30% having been born in Washington. 5.72% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from North America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20209,0370.00%
20199,0370.00%
20189,0373954.57%
20178,6425356.60%
20168,107-297-3.53%
20158,404-71-0.84%
20148,4754215.23%
20138,054-48-0.59%
20128,102240.30%
20118,078-335-3.98%
20108,4130.00%