Fairwood, Washington Population 2020

19,428

Fairwood is a city located in Washington. Fairwood has a 2020 population of 19,428. Fairwood is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 1.71% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 19,102 in 2010. Fairwood reached it's highest population of 20,647 in 2012.

The average household income in Fairwood is $110,073 with a poverty rate of 5.57%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,629 per month, and the median house value is $402,800. The median age in Fairwood is 38.2 years, 37.3 years for males, and 38.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 102.8 males.

Fairwood Demographics

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

  • White: 61.28%
  • Asian: 17.79%
  • Two or more races: 8.95%
  • Black or African American: 7.82%
  • Other race: 3.05%
  • Native American: 0.57%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.55%
The current population of Fairwood, Washington is 19,428, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 19,428.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 19,102.

Fairwood, Washington Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,90661.28%
Asian3,45617.79%
Two or More Races1,7398.95%
Black or African American1,5197.82%
Some Other Race5923.05%
American Indian and Alaska Native1100.57%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1060.55%

Fairwood Population Pyramid 2020

Fairwood Median Age

38.2


Total

37.3


Male

38.9


Female

Fairwood Adults

There are 14,811 adults, (2,654 of whom are seniors) in Fairwood.

Fairwood Age Dependency

59.8

Age Dependency Ratio

21.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38

Child Dependency Ratio

Fairwood Sex Ratio

Female

9,578

49.30%

Male

9,850

50.70%

Fairwood Households and Families

Fairwood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Fairwood Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married81.8%18.2%
All71.5%28.5%
Non Family58.8%41.2%
Male54.4%45.6%
Female48.2%51.8%

71.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7,2172.6871.5
Married4,3643.1881.8
Non Family1,9041.2758.8
Female7123.1848.2
Male2373.3254.4

3.11

Average Family Size

2.68

Average Household Size

6.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Fairwood Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3592.64%
9th to 12th Grade3762.77%
High School Graduate2,37317.48%
Some College3,28324.18%
Associates Degree1,3489.93%
Bachelors Degree3,90328.75%
Graduate Degree1,93614.26%

Fairwood Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White8,6038,3963,812
Asian2,4762,2661,182
Black962878276
Hispanic880701354
Multiple Races543526235
Other Race384246108
Islander1061066
Native American9449

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 asian people with a rate of 47.74%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$52,788$64,718$41,894
Less Than High School$32,500$38,750$29,091
High School Grad$41,935$46,923$40,120
Some College$46,303$62,074$33,894
Bachelors Degree$61,745$67,896$50,854
Graduate Degree$80,089$84,677$63,147

$52,788

Average Earnings

$64,718

Average Male

$41,894

Average Female

Fairwood Language

Fairwood Language by Age

Fairwood Language

75.76% of Fairwood residents speak only English, while 24.24% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 13.66% of the population.

Fairwood Poverty

Fairwood Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White11,1815254.70%
Multiple1,73925214.49%
Black1,5181459.55%
Asian3,455892.58%
Hispanic1,585392.46%
Islander1063028.30%

5.57%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.54%

Male Poverty Rate

6.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fairwood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fairwood is Islander, with 28.30% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fairwood is Hispanic, with 2.46% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.85%. Among those working part-time, it was 6.77%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 8.30%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School12.41%
Some College4.19%
High School3.77%
Bachelors or Greater2.32%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed26.22%
Male Unemployed15.64%
Female Employed1.92%
Male Employed1.56%

Fairwood Income

Fairwood Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$93,605$110,073
Families$103,711$121,156
Married Families$112,576-
Non Families$65,139$69,094

Fairwood Marital Status

Fairwood Marital Status

Marriage Rates

58.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

58.5%

Male Marriage Rate

58.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Fairwood Married by Age and Sex

Fairwood 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 45-54.

Fairwood Marital Status by Race

Fairwood Veterans

1,113

Number of Veterans

1,089

Male Veterans

24

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam460
First Gulf War211
Second Gulf War155
Korea72
World War II14
Name Veterans % of Total
White9329.57%
Black716.83%
Asian682.42%
2 or More244.08%
Indian1212.77%
Hawaiian65.66%
Hispanic50.53%

$Fairwood Veterans by Education

1.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

22.10%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fairwood Employment Status

69.6%

Labor Force Participation

65.2%

Employment Rate

6.3%

Unemployment Rate

Fairwood 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

43.50%

Born in Washington

82.60%

Native Born

17.40%

Foreign Born

5.04%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

82.60% of Fairwood residents were born in the United States, with 43.50% having been born in Washington. 5.04% 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
202019,4280.00%
201919,4280.00%
201819,428-103-0.53%
201719,531-193-0.98%
201619,724-308-1.54%
201520,0329444.95%
201419,088-1,345-6.58%
201320,433-214-1.04%
201220,6472171.06%
201120,4301,3286.95%
201019,1020.00%