Hoquiam, Washington Population 2020

8,740

Hoquiam is a city located in Washington. With a 2020 population of 8,740, it is the 96th largest city in Washington and the 3378th largest city in the United States. Hoquiam is currently growing at a rate of 0.83% annually and its population has increased by 0.16% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 8,726 in 2010. Hoquiam reached it's highest population of 12,766 in 1930. Spanning over 16 miles, Hoquiam has a population density of 916 people per square mile.

The average household income in Hoquiam is $60,704 with a poverty rate of 18.26%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $732 per month, and the median house value is $95,700. The median age in Hoquiam is 44.7 years, 40.9 years for males, and 48.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 105.0 males.

Hoquiam Demographics

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

  • White: 89.39%
  • Native American: 6.19%
  • Two or more races: 2.13%
  • Other race: 1.19%
  • Black or African American: 0.51%
  • Asian: 0.33%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.26%
The current population of Hoquiam, Washington is 8,740, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,596.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 8,726.

Hoquiam, Washington Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White7,55789.39%
American Indian and Alaska Native5236.19%
Two or More Races1802.13%
Some Other Race1011.19%
Black or African American430.51%
Asian280.33%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander220.26%

Hoquiam Population Pyramid 2020

Hoquiam Median Age

44.7


Total

40.9


Male

48.6


Female

Hoquiam Adults

There are 6,652 adults, (1,849 of whom are seniors) in Hoquiam.

Hoquiam Age Dependency

76

Age Dependency Ratio

38.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Hoquiam Sex Ratio

Female

4,124

48.78%

Male

4,330

51.22%

Hoquiam Households and Families

Hoquiam Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Hoquiam Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.1%26.9%
All52.1%47.9%
Female44.7%55.3%
Non Family40.3%59.7%
Male30.5%69.5%

52.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,7042.2652.1
Non Family1,7551.2440.3
Married1,3403.0873.1
Female4123.6544.7
Male1972.8630.5

3

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

11.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Hoquiam Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1322.16%
9th to 12th Grade5629.18%
High School Graduate1,76728.85%
Some College1,83529.96%
Associates Degree79813.03%
Bachelors Degree5238.54%
Graduate Degree5088.29%

Hoquiam Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White5,4804,898928
Native American26525645
Hispanic21915424
Multiple Races12211540
Other Race63387
Black3231
Asian28205
Islander22

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 96.88%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 32.79%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$30,355$39,398$21,319
Less Than High School$23,036$37,788$15,536
High School Grad$29,667$32,262$25,833
Some College$27,120$36,481$20,331
Bachelors Degree$39,167$68,345$
Graduate Degree$43,409$79,375$

$30,355

Average Earnings

$39,398

Average Male

$21,319

Average Female

Hoquiam Language

Hoquiam Language by Age

Hoquiam Language

95.41% of Hoquiam residents speak only English, while 4.59% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 3.21% of the population.

Hoquiam Poverty

Hoquiam Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White7,0491,19716.98%
Hispanic57617129.69%
Native5237414.15%
Other1017271.29%
Multiple1806837.78%
Asian281346.43%
Black4312.33%

18.26%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.38%

Male Poverty Rate

20.25%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Hoquiam

The race most likely to be in poverty in Hoquiam is Other, with 71.29% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Hoquiam is Black, with 2.33% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.30%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 24.99%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School40.59%
Some College15.45%
High School11.72%
Bachelors or Greater8.04%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed35.79%
Female Unemployed28.89%
Female Employed8.64%
Male Employed4.39%

Hoquiam Income

Hoquiam Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,250$60,704
Families$54,609$74,695
Married Families$66,579-
Non Families$22,212$40,627

Hoquiam Marital Status

Hoquiam Marital Status

Marriage Rates

42.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.9%

Male Marriage Rate

45.0%

Female Marriage Rate

Hoquiam Married by Age and Sex

Hoquiam 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.

Hoquiam Marital Status by Race

Hoquiam Veterans

1,037

Number of Veterans

938

Male Veterans

99

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam345
First Gulf War313
Second Gulf War147
Korea102
World War II33
Name Veterans % of Total
White95916.01%
2 or More4429.73%
Hispanic3110.10%
Indian226.27%
Other1219.05%

$Hoquiam Veterans by Education

6.54%

Veteran Poverty Rate

38.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Hoquiam Employment Status

52.5%

Labor Force Participation

47%

Employment Rate

10.1%

Unemployment Rate

Hoquiam 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

63.50%

Born in Washington

97.73%

Native Born

2.27%

Foreign Born

0.82%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

97.73% of Hoquiam residents were born in the United States, with 63.50% having been born in Washington. 0.82% 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
20208,740720.83%
20198,668720.84%
20188,5961121.32%
20178,484720.86%
20168,412320.38%
20158,38070.08%
20148,373-58-0.69%
20138,431-110-1.29%
20128,541-94-1.09%
20118,635-89-1.02%
20108,724-373-0.42%
20009,0971250.14%
19908,972-747-0.80%
19809,719-747-0.74%
197010,466-296-0.28%
196010,762-361-0.33%
195011,1232880.26%
194010,835-1,931-1.63%
193012,7662,7082.41%
192010,0581,8872.10%
19108,1715,56312.10%
19002,6080.00%