Goldendale, Washington Population 2021

3,523
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Goldendale is a city located in Klickitat County Washington. It is also the county seat of Klickitat County. With a 2020 population of 3,523, it is the 136th largest city in Washington and the 5760th largest city in the United States . Goldendale is currently growing at a rate of 0.26% annually and its population has increased by 3.40% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 3,407 in 2010. Goldendale reached it's highest population of 3,760 in 2000. Spanning over 3 miles, Goldendale has a population density of 1,190 people per square mile.

The average household income in Goldendale is $70,320 with a poverty rate of 12.23%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $747 per month, and the median house value is $156,900. The median age in Goldendale is 41.2 years, 38.7 years for males, and 47 years for females.

Goldendale Demographics

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

  • White: 95.00%
  • Native American: 2.11%
  • Asian: 1.56%
  • Two or more races: 1.30%
  • Black or African American: 0.03%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Other race: 0.00%
The current population of Goldendale, Washington is 3,523 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 3,496.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 3,407.

Goldendale, Washington Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,28695.00%
American Indian and Alaska Native732.11%
Asian541.56%
Two or More Races451.30%
Black or African American10.03%
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Goldendale Population by Race

Goldendale Population Pyramid $2021

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Goldendale Median Age

41.2


Total

38.7


Male

47


Female

Goldendale Adults

There are 2,797 adults, (817 of whom are seniors) in Goldendale.

Goldendale Age Dependency

74.7

Age Dependency Ratio

41.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Goldendale Sex Ratio

Female

1,687

48.77%

Male

1,772

51.23%

Goldendale Population by Age

Goldendale Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Goldendale Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.2%26.8%
All51.3%48.7%
Female42.9%57.1%
Non Family39.4%60.6%
Male6.9%93.1%

51.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Goldendale Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,5862.1551.3
Non Family7231.1539.4
Married6913.0573.2
Male1442.676.9
Female283.4342.9

2.87

Average Family Size

2.15

Average Household Size

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Goldendale Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade401.53%
9th to 12th Grade1857.09%
High School Graduate75128.77%
Some College49418.93%
Associates Degree2218.47%
Bachelors Degree69026.44%
Graduate Degree2298.77%
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Goldendale Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Goldendale Educational Attainment by Race

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Race Total High School Bachelors
White2,4672,279910
Native American4710
2+ Races4545
Asian3434
Hispanic26268
Black111

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 black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Goldendale Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,582$51,360$21,836
Less Than 9th Grade$$$
High School Graduate$20,104$19,844$
Some College$51,000$59,282$
Bachelors Degree$47,614$75,335$40,682
Graduate Degree$61,726$$

$40,582

Average Earnings

$51,360

Average Male

$21,836

Average Female

Goldendale Earnings by Educational Attainment

Goldendale Language by Age

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Goldendale Language

98.53% of Goldendale residents speak only English, while 1.47% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 1.22% of the population.

Goldendale Language

Goldendale Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,20235511.09%
Native736386.30%

12.23%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.84%

Male Poverty Rate

14.74%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Goldendale

The race most likely to be in poverty in Goldendale is Native, with 86.30% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Goldendale is White, with 11.09% 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 9.00%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.68%.

Goldendale Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than 9th Grade54.02%
Some College10.00%
High School6.82%
Bachelors or Greater2.96%

Goldendale Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed22.54%
Female Employed2.98%
Male Employed2.21%

Goldendale Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Goldendale Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$47,000$70,320
Families$62,832$67,365
Married Families$70,028-
Non Families$31,313$71,519
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Income by Household Type

Goldendale Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.5%

Male Marriage Rate

48.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Goldendale Married by Age and Sex

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Goldendale Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 55-64.

Goldendale Marital Status by Race

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Goldendale Marital Status

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528

Number of Veterans

483

Male Veterans

45

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam265
First Gulf War87
Second Gulf War85
Korea41
World War II

Goldendale Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
65 to 74208
35 to 54125
75+77
55 to 6473
18 to 3445

Goldendale Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White51719.36%
Hispanic1038.46%
Native American1021.28%
Black1100.00%

Goldendale Veterans by Race

Goldendale Veterans by Education

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0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

20.42%

Veteran Disability Rate

Goldendale Veterans by Education

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56.3%

Labor Force Participation

50.3%

Employment Rate

10.7%

Unemployment Rate

Goldendale Employment by Age

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Goldendale Employment by Race

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Goldendale 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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37.50%

Born in Goldendale

98.79%

Native Born

1.21%

Foreign Born

0.23%

Non Citizen

0.98%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

98.79% of Goldendale residents were born in the United States, with 37.50% having been born in Washington. 0.23% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Goldendale Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20213,52390.26%
20203,51490.26%
20193,50590.26%
20183,496270.78%
20173,469401.17%
20163,429150.44%
20153,41410.03%
20143,413-26-0.76%
20133,439170.50%
20123,422-19-0.55%
20113,441341.00%
20103,407-353-0.98%
20003,7604411.26%
19903,319-95-0.28%
19803,4148781.50%
19602,5360.00%

Goldendale Population by Year