Fife, Washington Population 2021

10,200
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Fife is a city located in Washington. With a 2020 population of 10,200, it is the 87th largest city in Washington and the 3061st largest city in the United States. Fife is currently growing at a rate of 0.08% annually and its population has increased by 11.20% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 9,173 in 2010. Fife reached it's highest population of 10,200 in 2021. Spanning over 6 miles, Fife has a population density of 1,782 people per square mile.

The average household income in Fife is $80,222 with a poverty rate of 12.10%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,351 per month, and the median house value is $288,500. The median age in Fife is 31.9 years, 31.7 years for males, and 32.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 108.6 males.

Fife Demographics

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

  • White: 54.69%
  • Asian: 14.21%
  • Two or more races: 10.07%
  • Black or African American: 9.65%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 5.76%
  • Other race: 3.39%
  • Native American: 2.22%
The current population of Fife, Washington is 10,200, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 10,176.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 9,173.

Fife, Washington Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White5,52254.69%
Asian1,43514.21%
Two or More Races1,01710.07%
Black or African American9749.65%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander5825.76%
Some Other Race3423.39%
American Indian and Alaska Native2242.22%
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Fife Population by Race

Fife Population Pyramid 2021

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Fife Median Age

31.9


Total

31.7


Male

32.1


Female

Fife Adults

There are 7,485 adults, (751 of whom are seniors) in Fife.

Fife Age Dependency

49.9

Age Dependency Ratio

11.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

38.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Fife Sex Ratio

Female

4,840

47.94%

Male

5,256

52.06%

Fife Population by Age

Fife Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Fife Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married55.8%44.2%
All40.4%59.6%
Female34.1%65.9%
Non Family30.1%69.9%
Male12.3%87.7%

40.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Fife Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,7872.6440.4
Married1,5903.4955.8
Non Family1,5131.3330.1
Female4723.4434.1
Male2123.9312.3

3.36

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

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Fife Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1842.81%
9th to 12th Grade5268.05%
High School Graduate1,89629.00%
Some College1,53023.40%
Associates Degree76511.70%
Bachelors Degree1,25319.16%
Graduate Degree3845.87%
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Fife Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fife Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White3,2843,050853
Asian1,043966403
Hispanic74756092
Black588525177
Multiple Races37433386
Islander36632026
Other Race25819614
Native American136713

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 92.87%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 38.64%.

Fife Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$47,420$53,000$38,892
Less Than High School$36,000$41,442$24,063
High School Grad$38,370$50,119$31,907
Some College$42,179$52,083$35,677
Bachelors Degree$61,845$72,917$57,778
Graduate Degree$71,739$71,667$71,786

$47,420

Average Earnings

$53,000

Average Male

$38,892

Average Female

Fife Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fife Language by Age

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Fife Language

73.33% of Fife residents speak only English, while 26.67% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 12.88% of the population.

Fife Language

Fife Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White4,5444429.73%
Hispanic1,40822515.98%
Asian1,43514410.03%
Islander58212521.48%
Black95810611.06%
Multiple98810210.32%
Native2247232.14%
Other3424212.28%

12.10%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.61%

Male Poverty Rate

12.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fife

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fife is Native, with 32.14% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fife is White, with 9.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.40%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.64%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.28%.

Fife Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School21.13%
High School12.61%
Some College7.10%
Bachelors or Greater4.58%

Fife Poverty Rate by Education

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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed38.27%
Female Unemployed23.33%
Male Employed4.72%
Female Employed3.84%

Fife Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fife Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$66,144$80,222
Families$79,063$88,708
Married Families$90,000-
Non Families$49,196$61,240
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Income by Household Type

Fife Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

45.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.5%

Male Marriage Rate

45.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Fife Married by Age and Sex

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Fife 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 35-44.

Fife Marital Status by Race

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Fife Marital Status

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676

Number of Veterans

557

Male Veterans

119

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War269
First Gulf War198
Vietnam109
Korea4
World War II

Fife Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54281
18 to 34152
55 to 64130
65 to 7483
75+30

Fife Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White4079.74%
Black12615.87%
2 or More5311.16%
Hispanic455.23%
Asian433.85%
Hawaiian205.12%
Other144.75%
Indian138.13%

Fife Veterans by Race

Fife Veterans by Education

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5.77%

Veteran Poverty Rate

19.97%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fife Veterans by Education

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73.9%

Labor Force Participation

69.6%

Employment Rate

4.5%

Unemployment Rate

Fife Employment by Age

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Fife Employment by Race

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Fife Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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48.02%

Born in Washington

81.11%

Native Born

18.89%

Foreign Born

8.49%

Non Citizen

10.40%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

81.11% of Fife residents were born in the United States, with 48.02% having been born in Washington. 8.49% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Fife Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202110,20080.08%
202010,19280.08%
201910,18480.08%
201810,176290.29%
201710,147870.86%
201610,0601421.43%
20159,9184254.48%
20149,4931191.27%
20139,374590.63%
20129,315250.27%
20119,290961.04%
20109,1944,4106.75%
20004,7849202.16%
19903,8640.00%

Fife Population by Year