Bremerton, Washington Population 2020

42,001

Bremerton is a city located in Washington. With a 2020 population of 42,001, it is the 29th largest city in Washington and the 929th largest city in the United States. Bremerton is currently growing at a rate of 0.92% annually and its population has increased by 11.32% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 37,729 in 2010. Spanning over 32 miles, Bremerton has a population density of 1,475 people per square mile.

The average household income in Bremerton is $63,305 with a poverty rate of 17.72%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $976 per month, and the median house value is $210,300. The median age in Bremerton is 33.4 years, 31.3 years for males, and 36.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 111.7 males.

Bremerton Demographics

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

  • White: 73.92%
  • Two or more races: 9.75%
  • Black or African American: 5.70%
  • Asian: 4.76%
  • Other race: 3.72%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 1.14%
  • Native American: 1.01%
The current population of Bremerton, Washington is 42,001, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 41,235.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 37,729.

Bremerton, Washington Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
2020276,3153,2551.18%
2019273,0603,2551.19%
2018269,8053,2551.21%
2017266,5503,2671.23%
2016263,2833,9631.51%
2015259,3205,9052.28%
2014253,4151,0120.40%
2013252,403-1,920-0.76%
2012254,323420.02%
2011254,2812,6051.02%
2010251,6760.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White29,73273.92%
Two or More Races3,9219.75%
Black or African American2,2945.70%
Asian1,9134.76%
Some Other Race1,4953.72%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4571.14%
American Indian and Alaska Native4081.01%

Bremerton Population Pyramid 2020

Bremerton Median Age

33.4


Total

31.3


Male

36.1


Female

Bremerton Adults

There are 33,679 adults, (5,711 of whom are seniors) in Bremerton.

Bremerton Age Dependency

43.8

Age Dependency Ratio

20.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

23.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Bremerton Sex Ratio

Female

19,003

47.25%

Male

21,217

52.75%

Bremerton Households and Families

Bremerton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Bremerton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married57.7%42.3%
Male41.5%58.5%
All41.3%58.7%
Non Family33.2%66.8%
Female24.8%75.2%

41.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All16,7982.2241.3
Non Family8,1761.3533.2
Married5,9043.0357.7
Female1,8433.1624.8
Male8752.9741.5

2.9

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

7.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Bremerton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade7072.61%
9th to 12th Grade1,1744.34%
High School Graduate6,92825.62%
Some College8,92132.99%
Associates Degree3,23911.98%
Bachelors Degree4,08715.12%
Graduate Degree1,9827.33%

Bremerton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White20,16819,1175,046
Multiple Races1,8631,622228
Hispanic1,8561,474291
Asian1,5681,452393
Black1,3661,292100
Other Race741527123
Native American30623139
Islander25423234

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 94.79%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 25.06%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$35,344$41,420$30,273
Less Than High School$18,217$20,066$13,929
High School Grad$30,710$32,031$27,950
Some College$35,000$42,871$28,561
Bachelors Degree$47,790$62,939$36,897
Graduate Degree$58,821$67,841$53,857

$35,344

Average Earnings

$41,420

Average Male

$30,273

Average Female

Bremerton Language

Bremerton Language by Age

Bremerton Language

91.65% of Bremerton residents speak only English, while 8.35% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.46% of the population.

Bremerton Poverty

Bremerton Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White25,8914,22216.31%
Hispanic3,57782823.15%
Black2,11064130.38%
Multiple3,80461916.27%
Other1,35849036.08%
Native37716543.77%
Asian1,8391618.75%
Islander44912327.39%

17.72%

Overall Poverty Rate

15.82%

Male Poverty Rate

19.68%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Bremerton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Bremerton is Native, with 43.77% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Bremerton is Asian, with 8.75% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 23.04%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.78%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School31.97%
High School22.16%
Some College15.01%
Bachelors or Greater8.48%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed42.04%
Male Unemployed30.75%
Female Employed9.80%
Male Employed9.14%

Bremerton Income

Bremerton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,311$63,305
Families$60,453$74,569
Married Families$70,577-
Non Families$34,280$46,657

Bremerton Marital Status

Bremerton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

37.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.2%

Male Marriage Rate

39.9%

Female Marriage Rate

Bremerton Married by Age and Sex

Bremerton Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Bremerton Marital Status by Race

Bremerton Veterans

4,888

Number of Veterans

4,398

Male Veterans

490

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War1,726
Vietnam1,325
First Gulf War1,255
Korea268
World War II206
Age Group Veterans
35 to 541,228
18 to 341,046
55 to 641,039
65 to 74864
75+711
Name Veterans % of Total
White3,72016.65%
Black52432.57%
Hispanic35515.18%
2 or More30712.66%
Asian17111.42%
Other12413.09%
Hawaiian278.13%
Indian154.90%

$Bremerton Veterans by Education

10.88%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.82%

Veteran Disability Rate

Bremerton Employment Status

63.6%

Labor Force Participation

47.8%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Bremerton 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

41.73%

Born in Washington

92.99%

Native Born

7.01%

Foreign Born

3.07%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.99% of Bremerton residents were born in the United States, with 41.73% having been born in Washington. 3.07% 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
202042,0013830.92%
201941,6183830.93%
201841,2353160.77%
201740,9193830.94%
201640,5365801.45%
201539,9561,4083.65%
201438,5482690.70%
201338,279-1,006-2.56%
201239,285-3-0.01%
201139,2881,3573.58%
201037,9316720.18%
200037,259-883-0.23%
199038,1421,9340.52%
198036,2089010.25%
197035,3076,3852.01%
196028,9221,2440.44%
195027,67812,5446.22%
194015,1344,9644.06%
193010,1701,2521.32%
19208,9185,92511.54%
19102,9930.00%