Lynnwood, Washington Population 2020

39,047

Lynnwood is a city located in Washington. With a 2020 population of 39,047, it is the 32nd largest city in Washington and the 1006th largest city in the United States. Lynnwood is currently growing at a rate of 0.69% annually and its population has increased by 8.96% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 35,836 in 2010. Spanning over 8 miles, Lynnwood has a population density of 4,956 people per square mile.

The average household income in Lynnwood is $75,328 with a poverty rate of 14.02%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,203 per month, and the median house value is $360,300. The median age in Lynnwood is 39.8 years, 39.5 years for males, and 40.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 95.0 males.

Lynnwood Demographics

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

  • White: 59.86%
  • Asian: 17.72%
  • Two or more races: 8.39%
  • Black or African American: 7.54%
  • Other race: 5.51%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.55%
  • Native American: 0.42%
The current population of Lynnwood, Washington is 39,047, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 38,511.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 35,836.

Lynnwood, Washington Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White22,54959.86%
Asian6,67717.72%
Two or More Races3,1618.39%
Black or African American2,8397.54%
Some Other Race2,0775.51%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2090.55%
American Indian and Alaska Native1590.42%

Lynnwood Population Pyramid 2020

Lynnwood Median Age

39.8


Total

39.5


Male

40.1


Female

Lynnwood Adults

There are 29,532 adults, (5,785 of whom are seniors) in Lynnwood.

Lynnwood Age Dependency

58.6

Age Dependency Ratio

24.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Lynnwood Sex Ratio

Female

19,323

51.29%

Male

18,348

48.71%

Lynnwood Households and Families

Lynnwood Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Lynnwood Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married75.2%24.8%
All54.3%45.7%
Non Family39.8%60.2%
Male39.3%60.7%
Female31.7%68.3%

54.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All14,2242.5954.3
Married6,2743.475.2
Non Family5,3191.3539.8
Female1,9493.1631.7
Male6823.2739.3

3.23

Average Family Size

2.59

Average Household Size

8.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.1%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Lynnwood Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,3295.06%
9th to 12th Grade1,5826.03%
High School Graduate5,36820.45%
Some College6,89526.27%
Associates Degree3,20812.22%
Bachelors Degree5,73121.83%
Graduate Degree2,1348.13%

Lynnwood Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White15,36614,5074,740
Asian5,0114,3612,014
Hispanic3,0191,827377
Black1,8941,739411
Multiple Races1,1821,119322
Other Race1,11242238
Native American15213910
Islander3617

The highest rate of high school graduation is among multiple races people with a rate of 94.67%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 40.19%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,799$47,096$34,115
Less Than High School$26,972$33,472$20,764
High School Grad$31,546$37,982$22,010
Some College$39,706$42,406$34,961
Bachelors Degree$57,263$63,659$50,328
Graduate Degree$60,977$72,692$45,875

$40,799

Average Earnings

$47,096

Average Male

$34,115

Average Female

Lynnwood Language

Lynnwood Language by Age

Lynnwood Language

63.35% of Lynnwood residents speak only English, while 36.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 14.28% of the population.

Lynnwood Poverty

Lynnwood Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White19,5212,00210.26%
Hispanic5,5071,04418.96%
Asian6,62399014.95%
Multiple3,12971522.85%
Black2,82469024.43%
Other2,07034116.47%
Native1522818.42%

14.02%

Overall Poverty Rate

10.48%

Male Poverty Rate

17.38%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Lynnwood

The race most likely to be in poverty in Lynnwood is Black, with 24.43% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Lynnwood is White, with 10.26% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.16%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.76%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.09%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School17.29%
Some College14.95%
High School13.62%
Bachelors or Greater7.55%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed33.85%
Female Unemployed24.70%
Female Employed8.47%
Male Employed4.74%

Lynnwood Income

Lynnwood Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$59,416$75,328
Families$73,865$87,981
Married Families$97,656-
Non Families$38,957$48,736

Lynnwood Marital Status

Lynnwood Marital Status

Marriage Rates

46.0%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.6%

Male Marriage Rate

44.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Lynnwood Married by Age and Sex

Lynnwood 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 45-54.

Lynnwood Marital Status by Race

Lynnwood Veterans

1,969

Number of Veterans

1,805

Male Veterans

164

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam715
First Gulf War453
Second Gulf War297
Korea257
World War II124
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,6768.98%
Black1547.08%
Hispanic762.17%
Asian721.28%
2 or More674.52%

$Lynnwood Veterans by Education

6.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

32.20%

Veteran Disability Rate

Lynnwood Employment Status

63.5%

Labor Force Participation

61%

Employment Rate

3.8%

Unemployment Rate

Lynnwood 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

42.71%

Born in Washington

70.74%

Native Born

29.26%

Foreign Born

12.88%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

70.74% of Lynnwood residents were born in the United States, with 42.71% having been born in Washington. 12.88% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202039,0472680.69%
201938,7792680.70%
201838,5111820.47%
201738,3292680.70%
201638,0611,1723.18%
201536,8892920.80%
201436,5972030.56%
201336,3941560.43%
201236,2382070.57%
201136,031910.25%
201035,9402,0930.60%
200033,8475,1521.66%
199028,6956,0542.40%
198022,6415,2602.68%
197017,38110,1749.20%
19607,2070.00%