Bothell, Washington Population 2020

48,541

Bothell is a city located in Washington. With a 2020 population of 48,541, it is the 26th largest city in Washington and the 814th largest city in the United States. Bothell is currently growing at a rate of 1.98% annually and its population has increased by 44.88% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 33,505 in 2010. Spanning over 14 miles, Bothell has a population density of 3,560 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bothell is $114,068 with a poverty rate of 5.73%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,618 per month, and the median house value is $473,900. The median age in Bothell is 37.6 years, 37.1 years for males, and 37.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 100.3 males.

Bothell Demographics

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

  • White: 71.31%
  • Asian: 15.33%
  • Two or more races: 6.03%
  • Other race: 4.27%
  • Black or African American: 2.47%
  • Native American: 0.46%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.13%
The current population of Bothell, Washington is 48,541, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 46,657.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 33,505.

Bothell, Washington Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White32,08571.31%
Asian6,89815.33%
Two or More Races2,7126.03%
Some Other Race1,9234.27%
Black or African American1,1122.47%
American Indian and Alaska Native2070.46%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander570.13%

Bothell Population Pyramid 2020

Bothell Median Age

37.6


Total

37.1


Male

37.9


Female

Bothell Adults

There are 34,887 adults, (5,850 of whom are seniors) in Bothell.

Bothell Age Dependency

55

Age Dependency Ratio

20.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Bothell Sex Ratio

Female

22,467

49.93%

Male

22,527

50.07%

Bothell Households and Families

Bothell Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bothell Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married80.2%19.8%
All65.7%34.3%
Male49.9%50.1%
Non Family48.7%51.3%
Female45%55%

65.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All17,2232.5765.7
Married9,4513.1880.2
Non Family5,5601.3448.7
Female1,4303.0145
Male7823.1949.9

3.07

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

5.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bothell Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade5671.81%
9th to 12th Grade9663.08%
High School Graduate5,32717.00%
Some College5,87518.75%
Associates Degree2,8809.19%
Bachelors Degree10,19232.53%
Graduate Degree5,52017.62%

Bothell Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White22,43221,67210,942
Asian4,6024,4003,288
Hispanic2,5212,041554
Other Race1,252929231
Multiple Races1,1611,161646
Black626535252
Native American12812857
Islander5757

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 71.45%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$55,768$76,457$43,249
Less Than High School$29,375$32,172$20,956
High School Grad$40,912$45,987$32,299
Some College$49,891$64,617$35,887
Bachelors Degree$62,797$84,384$50,787
Graduate Degree$94,948$120,588$62,302

$55,768

Average Earnings

$76,457

Average Male

$43,249

Average Female

Bothell Language

Bothell Language by Age

Bothell Language

75.75% of Bothell residents speak only English, while 24.25% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 8.51% of the population.

Bothell Poverty

Bothell Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White30,1811,3904.61%
Asian6,8135898.65%
Hispanic3,9763799.53%
Other1,91121511.25%
Multiple2,6652037.62%
Black1,043737.00%
Native199199.55%

5.73%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.19%

Male Poverty Rate

6.27%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bothell

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bothell is Other, with 11.25% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bothell is White, with 4.61% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.30%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.72%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 11.99%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School7.46%
High School5.73%
Some College5.39%
Bachelors or Greater3.81%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed25.29%
Female Unemployed10.86%
Female Employed3.34%
Male Employed2.84%

Bothell Income

Bothell Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$94,986$114,068
Families$116,162$132,639
Married Families$130,254-
Non Families$58,272$70,972

Bothell Marital Status

Bothell Marital Status

Marriage Rates

56.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

56.9%

Male Marriage Rate

55.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Bothell Married by Age and Sex

Bothell 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.

Bothell Marital Status by Race

Bothell Veterans

2,416

Number of Veterans

2,201

Male Veterans

215

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam782
First Gulf War521
Second Gulf War423
Korea195
World War II153
Name Veterans % of Total
White2,0437.89%
Asian1322.58%
2 or More1187.72%
Hispanic923.11%
Black699.97%
Indian3524.14%
Other191.31%

$Bothell Veterans by Education

4.74%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bothell Employment Status

69.3%

Labor Force Participation

66%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Bothell 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

45.83%

Born in Washington

80.40%

Native Born

19.60%

Foreign Born

9.85%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

80.40% of Bothell residents were born in the United States, with 45.83% having been born in Washington. 9.85% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202048,5419421.98%
201947,5999422.02%
201846,6578971.96%
201745,7609422.10%
201644,8184981.12%
201544,3207141.64%
201443,6061,1192.63%
201342,4871,1382.75%
201241,3496601.62%
201140,6896951.74%
201039,9949,8442.87%
200030,15017,8059.34%
199012,3454,4024.51%
19807,9433,0604.99%
19704,8832,6838.30%
19602,2001,4005.19%
19408000.00%