Port Angeles, Washington Population 2020

20,646

Port Angeles is a city located in Washington. With a 2020 population of 20,646, it is the 56th largest city in Washington and the 1798th largest city in the United States. Port Angeles is currently growing at a rate of 1.40% annually and its population has increased by 8.45% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 19,038 in 2010. Spanning over 15 miles, Port Angeles has a population density of 1,927 people per square mile.

The average household income in Port Angeles is $58,174 with a poverty rate of 21.77%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $928 per month, and the median house value is $202,500. The median age in Port Angeles is 38.1 years, 35.4 years for males, and 41 years for females. For every 100 females there are 99.2 males.

Port Angeles Demographics

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

  • White: 87.38%
  • Two or more races: 4.82%
  • Native American: 2.48%
  • Asian: 2.28%
  • Black or African American: 2.09%
  • Other race: 0.95%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Port Angeles, Washington is 20,646, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 20,076.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 19,038.

Port Angeles, Washington Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202078,7871,0251.30%
201977,7621,0251.32%
201876,7371,0251.34%
201775,7121,4271.88%
201674,2851,0631.43%
201573,2227451.02%
201472,4774210.58%
201372,0562850.40%
201271,771110.02%
201171,7602510.35%
201071,5090.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White17,14087.38%
Two or More Races9454.82%
American Indian and Alaska Native4872.48%
Asian4472.28%
Black or African American4092.09%
Some Other Race1870.95%

Port Angeles Population Pyramid 2020

Port Angeles Median Age

38.1


Total

35.4


Male

41


Female

Port Angeles Adults

There are 15,421 adults, (3,940 of whom are seniors) in Port Angeles.

Port Angeles Age Dependency

70.8

Age Dependency Ratio

34.3

Old Age Dependency Ratio

36.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Port Angeles Sex Ratio

Female

9,849

50.21%

Male

9,766

49.79%

Port Angeles Households and Families

Port Angeles Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Port Angeles Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married71.1%28.9%
All52.5%47.5%
Non Family46.3%53.7%
Female32.9%67.1%
Male29.8%70.2%

52.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All8,4802.2652.5
Non Family3,8201.3246.3
Married3,0582.9871.1
Female1,1353.1132.9
Male4673.1729.8

2.87

Average Family Size

2.26

Average Household Size

8.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Port Angeles Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade3792.81%
9th to 12th Grade9747.22%
High School Graduate3,48525.85%
Some College4,08830.32%
Associates Degree1,48911.05%
Bachelors Degree1,71612.73%
Graduate Degree1,35010.01%

Port Angeles Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,65110,5492,764
Hispanic73460558
Multiple Races447397139
Asian29227476
Native American28826721
Other Race14889
Black111788

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 93.84%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among multiple races people with a rate of 31.10%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,866$37,086$26,366
Less Than High School$19,524$26,188$
High School Grad$25,291$27,052$20,809
Some College$31,429$38,196$25,878
Bachelors Degree$40,326$60,048$28,021
Graduate Degree$57,845$62,411$54,821

$32,866

Average Earnings

$37,086

Average Male

$26,366

Average Female

Port Angeles Language

Port Angeles Language by Age

Port Angeles Language

95.34% of Port Angeles residents speak only English, while 4.66% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.78% of the population.

Port Angeles Poverty

Port Angeles Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White16,0143,23620.21%
Black38232685.34%
Asian42421851.42%
Multiple89420623.04%
Hispanic1,10914613.17%
Native47710722.43%
Other1662716.27%

21.77%

Overall Poverty Rate

20.86%

Male Poverty Rate

22.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Port Angeles

The race most likely to be in poverty in Port Angeles is Black, with 85.34% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Port Angeles is Hispanic, with 13.17% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.20%. Among those working part-time, it was 22.92%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 28.29%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.20%
High School21.33%
Some College16.53%
Bachelors or Greater5.85%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed25.30%
Male Unemployed20.98%
Female Employed11.40%
Male Employed8.55%

Port Angeles Income

Port Angeles Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$42,967$58,174
Families$57,552$68,944
Married Families$77,318-
Non Families$27,472$41,634

Port Angeles Marital Status

Port Angeles Marital Status

Marriage Rates

39.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

39.9%

Male Marriage Rate

39.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Port Angeles Married by Age and Sex

Port Angeles 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 55-64.

Port Angeles Marital Status by Race

Port Angeles Veterans

2,031

Number of Veterans

1,839

Male Veterans

192

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam787
Second Gulf War404
First Gulf War316
Korea205
World War II65
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,92514.26%
Hispanic8910.84%
2 or More569.14%
Other2719.71%
Asian194.77%
Indian41.20%

$Port Angeles Veterans by Education

10.66%

Veteran Poverty Rate

37.07%

Veteran Disability Rate

Port Angeles Employment Status

55.8%

Labor Force Participation

50.3%

Employment Rate

8.6%

Unemployment Rate

Port Angeles 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

53.80%

Born in Washington

95.28%

Native Born

4.72%

Foreign Born

2.29%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

95.28% of Port Angeles residents were born in the United States, with 53.80% having been born in Washington. 2.29% 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
202020,6462851.40%
201920,3612851.42%
201820,0761870.94%
201719,8892851.45%
201619,6042611.35%
201519,3431730.90%
201419,170970.51%
201319,073260.14%
201219,047-54-0.28%
201119,101420.22%
201019,0596620.35%
200018,3976870.38%
199017,7103990.23%
198017,3119440.56%
197016,3673,7142.61%
196012,6531,4201.20%
195011,2331,8241.79%
19409,409-779-0.79%
193010,1884,8376.65%
19205,3510.00%