Colton, Washington Population 2020

485

Colton is a city located in Washington. With a 2020 population of 485, it is the 239th largest city in Washington and the 13453rd largest city in the United States. Colton is currently growing at a rate of 1.89% annually and its population has increased by 16.03% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 418 in 2010. Spanning over 1 miles, Colton has a population density of 787 people per square mile.

The average household income in Colton is $66,847 with a poverty rate of 3.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $704 per month, and the median house value is $197,100. The median age in Colton is 36.5 years, 35.5 years for males, and 43.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 101.8 males.

Colton Demographics

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

  • White: 94.84%
  • Two or more races: 4.26%
  • Asian: 0.45%
  • Other race: 0.45%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Colton, Washington is 485, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 467.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 418.

Colton, Washington Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White42394.84%
Two or More Races194.26%
Some Other Race20.45%
Asian20.45%

Colton Population Pyramid 2020

Colton Median Age

36.5


Total

35.5


Male

43.8


Female

Colton Adults

There are 337 adults, (65 of whom are seniors) in Colton.

Colton Age Dependency

64

Age Dependency Ratio

23.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

40.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Colton Sex Ratio

Female

221

49.55%

Male

225

50.45%

Colton Households and Families

Colton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Colton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married98.2%1.8%
All86.7%13.3%
Female73.7%26.3%
Non Family64.7%35.3%

86.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1882.3786.7
Married1142.7598.2
Non Family511.1664.7
Female193.4273.7
Male42100

2.82

Average Family Size

2.37

Average Household Size

0%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Colton Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade82.68%
9th to 12th Grade0.00%
High School Graduate6521.81%
Some College6722.48%
Associates Degree4615.44%
Bachelors Degree7123.83%
Graduate Degree4113.76%

Colton Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White280273105
Multiple Races995
Hispanic772
Asian21
Other Race222

The highest rate of high school graduation is among other race 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$41,125$44,219$35,625
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$36,528$50,417$35,139
Some College$39,063$63,438$24,000
Bachelors Degree$41,964$41,563$43,750
Graduate Degree$61,250$60,625$65,625

$41,125

Average Earnings

$44,219

Average Male

$35,625

Average Female

Colton Language

Colton Language by Age

Colton Language

97.45% of Colton residents speak only English, while 2.55% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.85% of the population.

Colton Poverty

Colton Poverty by Race

3.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

2.67%

Male Poverty Rate

3.62%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Colton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Colton is White, with 3.44% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Colton is White, with 3.44% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 4.05%. Among those working part-time, it was 2.47%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 4.85%.

Name Poverty
Bachelors or Greater5.36%
Some College1.77%
High School0.00%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Employed2.59%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed4.88%

Colton Income

Colton Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$59,423$66,847
Families$68,194$77,199
Married Families$77,500-
Non Families$31,250$39,037

Colton Marital Status

Colton Marital Status

Marriage Rates

64.1%

Overall Marriage Rate

63.4%

Male Marriage Rate

64.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Colton Married by Age and Sex

Colton 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 20-34.

Colton Marital Status by Race

Colton Veterans

20

Number of Veterans

20

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam11
First Gulf War9
Second Gulf War3
Korea2
World War II

$Colton Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

Colton Employment Status

67.5%

Labor Force Participation

66.9%

Employment Rate

0.8%

Unemployment Rate

Colton 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

47.98%

Born in Washington

98.65%

Native Born

1.35%

Foreign Born

0.00%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.65% of Colton residents were born in the United States, with 47.98% having been born in Washington. 0.00% 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
202048591.89%
201947691.93%
2018467-2-0.43%
201746991.96%
2016460102.22%
2015450122.74%
2014438-1-0.23%
2013439-3-0.68%
201244251.14%
201143761.39%
20104310.00%