Chico, Washington Population 2020

2,840

Chico is a city located in Washington. Chico has a 2020 population of 2,840. Chico is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 25.72% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,259 in 2010. Chico reached it's highest population of 2,840 in 2018.

The average household income in Chico is $113,157 with a poverty rate of 4.12%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,227 per month, and the median house value is $417,800. The median age in Chico is 43.1 years, 41 years for males, and 45.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 93.2 males.

Chico Demographics

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

  • White: 77.54%
  • Asian: 10.28%
  • Two or more races: 7.57%
  • Other race: 2.57%
  • Native American: 1.06%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.53%
  • Black or African American: 0.46%
The current population of Chico, Washington is 2,840, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,840.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,259.

Chico, Washington Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,20277.54%
Asian29210.28%
Two or More Races2157.57%
Some Other Race732.57%
American Indian and Alaska Native301.06%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander150.53%
Black or African American130.46%

Chico Population Pyramid 2020

Chico Median Age

43.1


Total

41


Male

45.3


Female

Chico Adults

There are 2,148 adults, (427 of whom are seniors) in Chico.

Chico Age Dependency

65

Age Dependency Ratio

24.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Chico Sex Ratio

Female

1,470

51.76%

Male

1,370

48.24%

Chico Households and Families

Chico Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Chico Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Female97.3%2.7%
Married95.3%4.7%
All91.3%8.7%
Non Family75.3%24.7%
Male0%100%

91.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0622.6791.3
Married7162.995.3
Non Family1901.6875.3
Female1492.8697.3
Male72.570

2.85

Average Family Size

2.67

Average Household Size

6.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Chico Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade311.54%
9th to 12th Grade361.78%
High School Graduate41320.48%
Some College64031.73%
Associates Degree22911.35%
Bachelors Degree42521.07%
Graduate Degree24312.05%

Chico Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,5591,544540
Asian27021878
Hispanic11611634
Multiple Races595916
Other Race484810
Black1313
Islander66

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 white people with a rate of 34.64%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$46,389$69,688$38,418
Less Than High School$30,714$$
High School Grad$40,598$38,750$41,058
Some College$39,741$54,321$35,625
Bachelors Degree$85,163$89,688$38,250
Graduate Degree$91,389$101,806$85,833

$46,389

Average Earnings

$69,688

Average Male

$38,418

Average Female

Chico Language

Chico Language by Age

Chico Language

92.66% of Chico residents speak only English, while 7.34% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 4.45% of the population.

Chico Poverty

Chico Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,120683.21%
Native3030100.00%
Hispanic221104.52%
Multiple215104.65%
Asian29293.08%

4.12%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.14%

Male Poverty Rate

5.03%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Chico

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

The race least likely to be in poverty in Chico is Asian, with 3.08% 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 7.02%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.15%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School13.43%
High School7.75%
Some College3.22%
Bachelors or Greater1.20%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed63.16%
Male Employed1.55%
Female Employed1.06%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Chico Income

Chico Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$104,435$113,157
Families$110,648$119,825
Married Families$120,000-
Non Families$50,938$77,758

Chico Marital Status

Chico Marital Status

Marriage Rates

64.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

69.1%

Male Marriage Rate

60.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Chico Married by Age and Sex

Chico Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Chico Marital Status by Race

Chico Veterans

419

Number of Veterans

349

Male Veterans

70

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War235
Vietnam187
Second Gulf War132
Korea36
World War II20
Name Veterans % of Total
White35421.81%
Asian3513.73%
2 or More3033.33%
Hispanic75.60%

$Chico Veterans by Education

1.91%

Veteran Poverty Rate

24.58%

Veteran Disability Rate

Chico Employment Status

68.1%

Labor Force Participation

59.7%

Employment Rate

4.6%

Unemployment Rate

Chico 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

35.07%

Born in Washington

88.73%

Native Born

11.27%

Foreign Born

4.05%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

88.73% of Chico residents were born in the United States, with 35.07% having been born in Washington. 4.05% 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
20202,8400.00%
20192,8400.00%
20182,8402057.78%
20172,6351726.98%
20162,46330614.19%
20152,157442.08%
20142,113-70-3.21%
20132,183-136-5.86%
20122,319-43-1.82%
20112,3621034.56%
20102,2590.00%