Lake Tapps, Washington Population 2020

12,771

Lake Tapps is a city located in Washington. Lake Tapps has a 2020 population of 12,771. Lake Tapps is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 7.69% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,859 in 2010. Lake Tapps reached it's highest population of 13,091 in 2017.

The average household income in Lake Tapps is $148,691 with a poverty rate of 4.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,478 per month, and the median house value is $401,800. The median age in Lake Tapps is 41.7 years, 40.5 years for males, and 43.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 116.2 males.

Lake Tapps Demographics

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

  • White: 88.58%
  • Two or more races: 5.41%
  • Other race: 2.70%
  • Asian: 2.64%
  • Black or African American: 0.49%
  • Native American: 0.18%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Lake Tapps, Washington is 12,771, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 12,771.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 11,859.

Lake Tapps, Washington Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White11,31388.58%
Two or More Races6915.41%
Some Other Race3452.70%
Asian3372.64%
Black or African American620.49%
American Indian and Alaska Native230.18%

Lake Tapps Population Pyramid 2020

Lake Tapps Median Age

41.7


Total

40.5


Male

43.6


Female

Lake Tapps Adults

There are 9,720 adults, (1,545 of whom are seniors) in Lake Tapps.

Lake Tapps Age Dependency

56.2

Age Dependency Ratio

18.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

37.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Lake Tapps Sex Ratio

Female

5,906

46.25%

Male

6,865

53.75%

Lake Tapps Households and Families

Lake Tapps Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lake Tapps Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married94.2%5.8%
All86.8%13.2%
Non Family83.2%16.8%
Male74.3%25.7%
Female54.6%45.4%

86.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,4542.8786.8
Married2,8733.1494.2
Non Family8291.4383.2
Female4453.6154.6
Male3073.1274.3

3.05

Average Family Size

2.87

Average Household Size

10.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lake Tapps Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1201.39%
9th to 12th Grade1671.94%
High School Graduate2,23925.98%
Some College2,04423.72%
Associates Degree1,06112.31%
Bachelors Degree2,21325.68%
Graduate Degree7738.97%

Lake Tapps Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White7,5697,3512,726
Hispanic41136510
Multiple Races31931065
Asian270256166
Other Race125795
Black363614
Native American1212

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 asian people with a rate of 61.48%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$63,044$83,183$45,408
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$42,258$55,231$32,802
Some College$57,961$71,250$40,792
Bachelors Degree$84,632$113,375$63,381
Graduate Degree$91,827$101,417$64,274

$63,044

Average Earnings

$83,183

Average Male

$45,408

Average Female

Lake Tapps Language

Lake Tapps Language by Age

Lake Tapps Language

94.70% of Lake Tapps residents speak only English, while 5.30% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 2.11% of the population.

Lake Tapps Poverty

Lake Tapps Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White10,7434784.45%
Hispanic910596.48%
Multiple691284.05%
Other34592.61%
Black62914.52%

4.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.79%

Male Poverty Rate

3.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lake Tapps

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lake Tapps is Black, with 14.52% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lake Tapps is Other, with 2.61% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.27%. Among those working part-time, it was 7.97%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.75%.

Name Poverty
High School9.20%
Less Than High School6.62%
Some College2.80%
Bachelors or Greater0.60%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed39.08%
Male Employed3.19%
Female Employed2.00%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Lake Tapps Income

Lake Tapps Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$110,259$148,691
Families$116,537$156,036
Married Families$133,911-
Non Families$61,645$106,072

Lake Tapps Marital Status

Lake Tapps Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.7%

Male Marriage Rate

62.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Lake Tapps Married by Age and Sex

Lake Tapps 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 55-64.

Lake Tapps Marital Status by Race

Lake Tapps Veterans

767

Number of Veterans

697

Male Veterans

70

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam332
First Gulf War176
Second Gulf War112
Korea58
World War II11
Age Group Veterans
65 to 74302
35 to 54172
55 to 64131
75+118
18 to 3444
Name Veterans % of Total
White6707.73%
Asian4013.33%
2 or More3810.08%
Black1438.89%
Hispanic81.16%
Other51.67%

$Lake Tapps Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.51%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lake Tapps Employment Status

72.7%

Labor Force Participation

69.9%

Employment Rate

3.7%

Unemployment Rate

Lake Tapps 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

60.13%

Born in Washington

95.25%

Native Born

4.75%

Foreign Born

1.89%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.25% of Lake Tapps residents were born in the United States, with 60.13% having been born in Washington. 1.89% 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
202012,7710.00%
201912,7710.00%
201812,771-320-2.44%
201713,091610.47%
201613,0303202.52%
201512,7104043.28%
201412,3061040.85%
201312,2023322.80%
201211,8703963.45%
201111,474-385-3.25%
201011,8590.00%