Milton, Washington Population 2021

8,321
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Milton is a city located in Washington. With a 2020 population of 8,321, it is the 99th largest city in Washington and the 3517th largest city in the United States. Milton is currently growing at a rate of 0.13% annually and its population has increased by 19.42% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,968 in 2010. Milton reached it's highest population of 8,321 in 2021. Spanning over 3 miles, Milton has a population density of 3,063 people per square mile.

The average household income in Milton is $86,352 with a poverty rate of 5.68%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,320 per month, and the median house value is $303,900. The median age in Milton is 38.8 years, 38.6 years for males, and 39.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.5 males.

Milton Demographics

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

  • White: 86.51%
  • Asian: 4.61%
  • Two or more races: 4.10%
  • Black or African American: 2.05%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 1.23%
  • Other race: 1.14%
  • Native American: 0.36%
The current population of Milton, Washington is 8,321, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 8,288.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,968.

Milton, Washington Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,67486.51%
Asian3564.61%
Two or More Races3164.10%
Black or African American1582.05%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander951.23%
Some Other Race881.14%
American Indian and Alaska Native280.36%
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Milton Population by Race

Milton Population Pyramid 2021

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Milton Median Age

38.8


Total

38.6


Male

39.7


Female

Milton Adults

There are 6,210 adults, (1,331 of whom are seniors) in Milton.

Milton Age Dependency

58.1

Age Dependency Ratio

27.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Milton Sex Ratio

Female

3,868

50.14%

Male

3,847

49.86%

Milton Population by Age

Milton Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Milton Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married74.5%25.5%
Male61%39%
All57.9%42.1%
Female52.5%47.5%
Non Family42.3%57.7%

57.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Milton Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,1722.4357.9
Non Family1,3071.2942.3
Married1,2883.0874.5
Female3183.3652.5
Male2593.7761

3.07

Average Family Size

2.43

Average Household Size

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Milton Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1622.87%
9th to 12th Grade3606.37%
High School Graduate2,14137.87%
Some College1,17520.79%
Associates Degree58310.31%
Bachelors Degree87915.55%
Graduate Degree3536.24%
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Milton Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Milton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,5984,273970
Hispanic41831328
Asian27323495
Black15813962
Multiple Races12712259
Other Race82656
Islander5930
Native American262618

The highest rate of high school graduation is among native american people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 69.23%.

Milton Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$49,915$52,137$41,905
Less Than High School$31,432$31,849$
High School Grad$48,732$51,743$33,542
Some College$50,538$52,650$45,820
Bachelors Degree$53,269$54,122$41,442
Graduate Degree$78,103$62,083$78,319

$49,915

Average Earnings

$52,137

Average Male

$41,905

Average Female

Milton Earnings by Educational Attainment

Milton Language by Age

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Milton Language

84.15% of Milton residents speak only English, while 15.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 6.62% of the population.

Milton Language

Milton Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,9912223.71%
Multiple3169931.33%
Hispanic751344.53%
Asian334329.58%
Islander953132.63%
Black1581912.03%

5.68%

Overall Poverty Rate

4.81%

Male Poverty Rate

6.54%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Milton

The race most likely to be in poverty in Milton is Islander, with 32.63% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Milton is White, with 3.71% 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 8.28%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 10.22%.

Milton Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School12.64%
High School5.42%
Some College4.27%
Bachelors or Greater2.19%

Milton Poverty Rate by Education

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Name Poverty
Female Unemployed28.30%
Male Unemployed20.24%
Female Employed1.31%
Male Employed1.28%

Milton Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Milton Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$74,394$86,352
Families$88,080$101,853
Married Families$102,667-
Non Families$53,173$59,869
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Income by Household Type

Milton Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

46.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.3%

Male Marriage Rate

44.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Milton Married by Age and Sex

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Milton 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.

Milton Marital Status by Race

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Milton Marital Status

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672

Number of Veterans

597

Male Veterans

75

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam197
Second Gulf War174
First Gulf War85
Korea52
World War II13

Milton Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 54165
75+154
65 to 74147
55 to 64114
18 to 3492

Milton Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White66212.18%
Hispanic193.46%
Asian62.17%
2 or More42.44%

Milton Veterans by Race

Milton Veterans by Education

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3.72%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.53%

Veteran Disability Rate

Milton Veterans by Education

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69.1%

Labor Force Participation

66.1%

Employment Rate

4.4%

Unemployment Rate

Milton Employment by Age

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Milton Employment by Race

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Milton 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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55.62%

Born in Washington

91.78%

Native Born

8.22%

Foreign Born

3.60%

Non Citizen

4.61%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.78% of Milton residents were born in the United States, with 55.62% having been born in Washington. 3.60% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.

Milton Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20218,321110.13%
20208,310110.13%
20198,299110.13%
20188,28890.11%
20178,279730.89%
20168,2063414.34%
20157,865360.46%
20147,8291802.35%
20137,6492172.92%
20127,432260.35%
20117,406610.83%
20107,3451,5502.40%
20005,7958001.50%
19904,9951,8334.68%
19803,1625551.95%
19702,6070.00%

Milton Population by Year