Cle Elum, Washington Population 2020

2,064

Cle Elum is a city located in Washington. With a 2020 population of 2,064, it is the 164th largest city in Washington and the 7489th largest city in the United States. Cle Elum is currently growing at a rate of 1.47% annually and its population has increased by 10.26% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,872 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Cle Elum has a population density of 460 people per square mile.

The average household income in Cle Elum is $57,591 with a poverty rate of 18.36%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $941 per month, and the median house value is $200,000. The median age in Cle Elum is 37.6 years, 36.6 years for males, and 39.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 126.9 males.

Cle Elum Demographics

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

  • White: 93.51%
  • Two or more races: 4.69%
  • Other race: 1.52%
  • Asian: 0.28%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Cle Elum, Washington is 2,064, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,004.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,872.

Cle Elum, Washington Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,65093.51%
Two or More Races1334.69%
Some Other Race431.52%
Asian80.28%

Cle Elum Population Pyramid 2020

Cle Elum Median Age

37.6


Total

36.6


Male

39.1


Female

Cle Elum Adults

There are 2,207 adults, (451 of whom are seniors) in Cle Elum.

Cle Elum Age Dependency

61.4

Age Dependency Ratio

25.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Cle Elum Sex Ratio

Female

1,249

44.07%

Male

1,585

55.93%

Cle Elum Households and Families

Cle Elum Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Cle Elum Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.4%23.6%
All53.3%46.7%
Non Family50.4%49.6%
Female33%67%
Male13.9%86.1%

53.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,2452.2853.3
Non Family5401.2150.4
Married4152.8776.4
Female1823.6333
Male1083.0513.9

2.8

Average Family Size

2.28

Average Household Size

17.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Cle Elum Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade653.35%
9th to 12th Grade1467.53%
High School Graduate58029.91%
Some College60030.94%
Associates Degree1155.93%
Bachelors Degree35418.26%
Graduate Degree794.07%

Cle Elum Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,8071,596395
Multiple Races646411
Hispanic606019
Other Race232319
Asian888

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,379$39,904$31,183
Less Than High School$13,939$13,939$
High School Grad$$$
Some College$27,700$29,650$24,063
Bachelors Degree$43,984$51,071$32,917
Graduate Degree$48,750$$44,107

$32,379

Average Earnings

$39,904

Average Male

$31,183

Average Female

Cle Elum Language

Cle Elum Language by Age

Cle Elum Language

98.10% of Cle Elum residents speak only English, while 1.90% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.90% of the population.

Cle Elum Poverty

Cle Elum Poverty by Race

18.36%

Overall Poverty Rate

17.67%

Male Poverty Rate

19.24%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Cle Elum

The race most likely to be in poverty in Cle Elum is White, with 20.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Cle Elum is White, with 20.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.36%. Among those working part-time, it was 26.15%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.80%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School45.02%
Some College17.48%
High School12.07%
Bachelors or Greater5.08%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed56.58%
Male Unemployed34.09%
Female Employed11.35%
Male Employed9.29%

Cle Elum Income

Cle Elum Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$48,693$57,591
Families$49,630$56,188
Married Families$63,323-
Non Families$36,863$51,317

Cle Elum Marital Status

Cle Elum Marital Status

Marriage Rates

38.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

35.8%

Male Marriage Rate

41.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Cle Elum Married by Age and Sex

Cle Elum 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 55-64.

Cle Elum Marital Status by Race

Cle Elum Veterans

283

Number of Veterans

249

Male Veterans

34

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam135
Second Gulf War55
First Gulf War28
Korea20
World War II4

$Cle Elum Veterans by Education

5.65%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.86%

Veteran Disability Rate

Cle Elum Employment Status

68.9%

Labor Force Participation

63.7%

Employment Rate

7.5%

Unemployment Rate

Cle Elum 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

67.29%

Born in Washington

98.34%

Native Born

1.66%

Foreign Born

0.67%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.34% of Cle Elum residents were born in the United States, with 67.29% having been born in Washington. 0.67% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,064301.47%
20192,034301.50%
20182,004110.55%
20171,993301.53%
20161,963583.04%
20151,905140.74%
20141,89110.05%
20131,890-2-0.11%
20121,892-2-0.11%
20111,894201.07%
20101,8740.00%