Kalama, Washington Population 2020

2,980

Kalama is a city located in Washington. With a 2020 population of 2,980, it is the 145th largest city in Washington and the 6258th largest city in the United States. Kalama is currently growing at a rate of 4.60% annually and its population has increased by 27.13% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,344 in 2010. Spanning over 4 miles, Kalama has a population density of 835 people per square mile.

The average household income in Kalama is $79,665 with a poverty rate of 12.56%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $791 per month, and the median house value is $213,300. The median age in Kalama is 43.3 years, 43.4 years for males, and 42.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 86.8 males.

Kalama Demographics

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

  • White: 95.74%
  • Two or more races: 3.13%
  • Native American: 0.90%
  • Other race: 0.23%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Kalama, Washington is 2,980, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,718.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,344.

Kalama, Washington Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,44895.74%
Two or More Races803.13%
American Indian and Alaska Native230.90%
Some Other Race60.23%

Kalama Population Pyramid 2020

Kalama Median Age

43.3


Total

43.4


Male

42.8


Female

Kalama Adults

There are 2,079 adults, (591 of whom are seniors) in Kalama.

Kalama Age Dependency

71.8

Age Dependency Ratio

39.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.1

Child Dependency Ratio

Kalama Sex Ratio

Female

1,369

53.54%

Male

1,188

46.46%

Kalama Households and Families

Kalama Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Kalama Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married83%17%
All67.4%32.6%
Female66.4%33.6%
Non Family45%55%

67.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0642.467.4
Married5112.8183
Non Family4001.4445
Female1192.9866.4
Male345.5100

2.76

Average Family Size

2.4

Average Household Size

12.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Kalama Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade0.00%
9th to 12th Grade1578.19%
High School Graduate61932.27%
Some College61231.91%
Associates Degree21511.21%
Bachelors Degree22311.63%
Graduate Degree924.80%

Kalama Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,7941,656303
Hispanic55555
Multiple Races50507
Native American19
Other Race66

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 white people with a rate of 16.89%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$38,375$46,700$27,120
Less Than High School$19,191$33,750$17,721
High School Grad$38,906$61,250$26,196
Some College$34,926$$29,464
Bachelors Degree$43,750$80,000$
Graduate Degree$93,409$$

$38,375

Average Earnings

$46,700

Average Male

$27,120

Average Female

Kalama Language

Kalama Language by Age

Kalama Language

95.24% of Kalama residents speak only English, while 4.76% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 2.72% of the population.

Kalama Poverty

Kalama Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White2,31427011.67%
Hispanic1154438.26%
Native23417.39%

12.56%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.47%

Male Poverty Rate

12.64%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Kalama

The race most likely to be in poverty in Kalama is Hispanic, with 38.26% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Kalama is White, with 11.67% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.29%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.92%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School15.29%
High School11.95%
Some College9.19%
Bachelors or Greater5.71%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed47.14%
Female Unemployed14.81%
Female Employed6.58%
Male Employed5.98%

Kalama Income

Kalama Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$58,148$79,665
Families$80,227$97,036
Married Families$94,241-
Non Families$29,821$39,225

Kalama Marital Status

Kalama Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

49.7%

Male Marriage Rate

48.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Kalama Married by Age and Sex

Kalama 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 35-44.

Kalama Marital Status by Race

Kalama Veterans

327

Number of Veterans

279

Male Veterans

48

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam164
First Gulf War68
Second Gulf War49
World War II17
Korea10

$Kalama Veterans by Education

14.37%

Veteran Poverty Rate

51.38%

Veteran Disability Rate

Kalama Employment Status

57.7%

Labor Force Participation

53.2%

Employment Rate

7.8%

Unemployment Rate

Kalama 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

56.04%

Born in Washington

98.24%

Native Born

1.76%

Foreign Born

0.70%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.24% of Kalama residents were born in the United States, with 56.04% having been born in Washington. 0.70% 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
20202,9801314.60%
20192,8491314.82%
20182,718351.30%
20172,6831315.13%
20162,552913.70%
20152,461562.33%
20142,405331.39%
20132,37280.34%
20122,364-12-0.51%
20112,376130.55%
20102,3630.00%