Buckley, Washington Population 2020

5,264

Buckley is a city located in Washington. With a 2020 population of 5,264, it is the 120th largest city in Washington and the 4605th largest city in the United States. Buckley is currently growing at a rate of 3.13% annually and its population has increased by 20.90% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,354 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Buckley has a population density of 1,364 people per square mile.

The average household income in Buckley is $78,504 with a poverty rate of 8.12%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,219 per month, and the median house value is $263,400. The median age in Buckley is 38.9 years, 41.3 years for males, and 38.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.2 males.

Buckley Demographics

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

  • White: 95.00%
  • Two or more races: 1.69%
  • Asian: 1.32%
  • Other race: 1.00%
  • Black or African American: 0.77%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.21%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Buckley, Washington is 5,264, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,944.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,354.

Buckley, Washington Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,44695.00%
Two or More Races791.69%
Asian621.32%
Some Other Race471.00%
Black or African American360.77%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander100.21%

Buckley Population Pyramid 2020

Buckley Median Age

38.9


Total

41.3


Male

38.8


Female

Buckley Adults

There are 3,576 adults, (755 of whom are seniors) in Buckley.

Buckley Age Dependency

65.9

Age Dependency Ratio

26.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Buckley Sex Ratio

Female

2,474

52.86%

Male

2,206

47.14%

Buckley Households and Families

Buckley Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Buckley Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married88.6%11.4%
Non Family72.4%27.6%
All71.7%28.3%
Female20.7%79.3%

71.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,9152.2771.7
Married8252.9988.6
Non Family7621.1572.4
Female3003.1520.7
Male282.36100

2.9

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

10.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Buckley Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade2587.53%
9th to 12th Grade1133.30%
High School Graduate1,07631.41%
Some College91726.77%
Associates Degree35810.45%
Bachelors Degree44112.87%
Graduate Degree2637.68%

Buckley Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,2452,906615
Asian625025
Hispanic454545
Other Race373737
Multiple Races363619
Black288
Islander1010

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 other race people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,349$44,651$35,913
Less Than High School$14,415$13,784$
High School Grad$36,102$40,250$34,531
Some College$41,231$64,926$29,896
Bachelors Degree$58,472$$50,677
Graduate Degree$63,357$$63,071

$40,349

Average Earnings

$44,651

Average Male

$35,913

Average Female

Buckley Language

Buckley Language by Age

Buckley Language

94.98% of Buckley residents speak only English, while 5.02% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.52% of the population.

Buckley Poverty

Buckley Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,2992986.93%
Asian623759.68%
Black3636100.00%
Multiple79911.39%

8.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.06%

Male Poverty Rate

6.39%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Buckley

The race most likely to be in poverty in Buckley is Black, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Buckley is White, with 6.93% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.26%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.83%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School35.31%
Some College7.45%
High School7.06%
Bachelors or Greater1.28%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed100.00%
Male Unemployed16.07%
Male Employed5.49%
Female Employed1.56%

Buckley Income

Buckley Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$64,201$78,504
Families$78,325$87,376
Married Families$100,885-
Non Families$44,191$58,506

Buckley Marital Status

Buckley Marital Status

Marriage Rates

45.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

50.3%

Male Marriage Rate

41.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Buckley Married by Age and Sex

Buckley Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

Buckley Marital Status by Race

Buckley Veterans

395

Number of Veterans

362

Male Veterans

33

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War116
Vietnam88
First Gulf War57
Korea21
World War II

$Buckley Veterans by Education

5.82%

Veteran Poverty Rate

11.14%

Veteran Disability Rate

Buckley Employment Status

63.9%

Labor Force Participation

62.1%

Employment Rate

2.7%

Unemployment Rate

Buckley 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

74.49%

Born in Washington

96.97%

Native Born

3.03%

Foreign Born

1.79%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

96.97% of Buckley residents were born in the United States, with 74.49% having been born in Washington. 1.79% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20205,2641603.13%
20195,1041603.24%
20184,9441282.66%
20174,8161603.44%
20164,6561342.96%
20154,522350.78%
20144,487671.52%
20134,420120.27%
20124,408290.66%
20114,379340.78%
20104,3452000.47%
20004,1456291.66%
19903,5163731.13%
19803,143-303-0.92%
19703,446-92-0.26%
19603,5388332.72%
19502,7050.00%