Port Orchard, Washington Population 2020

14,739

Port Orchard is a city located in Washington. With a 2020 population of 14,739, it is the 68th largest city in Washington and the 2329th largest city in the United States. Port Orchard is currently growing at a rate of 1.20% annually and its population has increased by 32.26% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,144 in 2010. Spanning over 11 miles, Port Orchard has a population density of 1,528 people per square mile.

The average household income in Port Orchard is $77,409 with a poverty rate of 14.67%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,115 per month, and the median house value is $292,200. The median age in Port Orchard is 35.7 years, 34.4 years for males, and 36.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 89.7 males.

Port Orchard Demographics

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

  • White: 75.29%
  • Two or more races: 9.19%
  • Asian: 7.57%
  • Black or African American: 3.89%
  • Other race: 2.13%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 1.20%
  • Native American: 0.74%
The current population of Port Orchard, Washington is 14,739, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 14,389.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 11,144.

Port Orchard, Washington Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White10,38175.29%
Two or More Races1,2679.19%
Asian1,0447.57%
Black or African American5363.89%
Some Other Race2932.13%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1651.20%
American Indian and Alaska Native1020.74%

Port Orchard Population Pyramid 2020

Port Orchard Median Age

35.7


Total

34.4


Male

36.3


Female

Port Orchard Adults

There are 10,708 adults, (1,982 of whom are seniors) in Port Orchard.

Port Orchard Age Dependency

58

Age Dependency Ratio

22.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

35.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Port Orchard Sex Ratio

Female

7,270

52.73%

Male

6,518

47.27%

Port Orchard Households and Families

Port Orchard Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Port Orchard Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.3%21.7%
All60%40%
Male53.4%46.6%
Non Family40.6%59.4%
Female33.3%66.7%

60.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4,8802.6460
Married2,5473.1178.3
Non Family1,5261.4840.6
Female5863.433.3
Male2213.2853.4

3.03

Average Family Size

2.64

Average Household Size

7.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.5%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Port Orchard Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1491.60%
9th to 12th Grade7608.18%
High School Graduate2,33325.10%
Some College2,71329.19%
Associates Degree8539.18%
Bachelors Degree1,65317.78%
Graduate Degree8348.97%

Port Orchard Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White6,8006,2182,073
Hispanic855796104
Asian728672253
Multiple Races44933649
Black3473078
Other Race19418150
Islander1336324
Native American939330

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 asian people with a rate of 34.75%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,835$48,120$34,428
Less Than High School$24,375$23,656$32,996
High School Grad$26,901$33,304$21,167
Some College$40,608$51,422$22,885
Bachelors Degree$51,850$75,660$40,268
Graduate Degree$83,333$96,202$76,888

$40,835

Average Earnings

$48,120

Average Male

$34,428

Average Female

Port Orchard Language

Port Orchard Language by Age

Port Orchard Language

89.15% of Port Orchard residents speak only English, while 10.85% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 7.31% of the population.

Port Orchard Poverty

Port Orchard Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White8,8101,00711.43%
Multiple1,09334431.47%
Hispanic1,63431319.16%
Black46420945.04%
Islander1476443.54%
Asian1,039333.18%

14.67%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.30%

Male Poverty Rate

14.97%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Port Orchard

The race most likely to be in poverty in Port Orchard is Black, with 45.04% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Port Orchard is Asian, with 3.18% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.37%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.80%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 21.53%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School26.62%
High School14.05%
Some College10.64%
Bachelors or Greater3.61%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed58.10%
Male Unemployed52.60%
Male Employed8.54%
Female Employed3.58%

Port Orchard Income

Port Orchard Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$70,598$77,409
Families$82,363$85,566
Married Families$91,376-
Non Families$37,747$52,255

Port Orchard Marital Status

Port Orchard Marital Status

Marriage Rates

50.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.9%

Male Marriage Rate

49.2%

Female Marriage Rate

Port Orchard Married by Age and Sex

Port Orchard 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.

Port Orchard Marital Status by Race

Port Orchard Veterans

1,702

Number of Veterans

1,439

Male Veterans

263

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Second Gulf War676
First Gulf War592
Vietnam579
Korea135
World War II107
Name Veterans % of Total
White1,40817.44%
Hispanic23729.33%
Asian11013.77%
Black7922.90%
Other5032.89%
2 or More335.53%
Hawaiian118.21%
Indian1110.78%

$Port Orchard Veterans by Education

4.56%

Veteran Poverty Rate

27.87%

Veteran Disability Rate

Port Orchard Employment Status

58%

Labor Force Participation

50.2%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Port Orchard 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

37.63%

Born in Washington

91.99%

Native Born

8.01%

Foreign Born

2.60%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

91.99% of Port Orchard residents were born in the United States, with 37.63% having been born in Washington. 2.60% 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
202014,7391751.20%
201914,5641751.22%
201814,3893812.72%
201714,0081751.27%
201613,8333432.54%
201513,4903122.37%
201413,1783072.39%
201312,8712682.13%
201212,603970.78%
201112,5062732.23%
201012,2334,5404.75%
20007,6932,7094.44%
19904,9841970.40%
19804,7878832.06%
19703,9041,1263.46%
19602,7780.00%