Prosser, Washington Population 2020

6,731

Prosser is a city located in Washington. With a 2020 population of 6,731, it is the 112th largest city in Washington and the 4028th largest city in the United States. Prosser is currently growing at a rate of 3.20% annually and its population has increased by 17.80% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 5,714 in 2010. Spanning over 5 miles, Prosser has a population density of 1,449 people per square mile.

The average household income in Prosser is $64,427 with a poverty rate of 11.59%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $848 per month, and the median house value is $168,600. The median age in Prosser is 37.8 years, 37.3 years for males, and 40.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 82.2 males.

Prosser Demographics

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

  • White: 73.06%
  • Other race: 15.78%
  • Two or more races: 7.57%
  • Native American: 2.73%
  • Black or African American: 0.61%
  • Asian: 0.25%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Prosser, Washington is 6,731, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 6,313.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 5,714.

Prosser, Washington Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White4,43973.06%
Some Other Race95915.78%
Two or More Races4607.57%
American Indian and Alaska Native1662.73%
Black or African American370.61%
Asian150.25%

Prosser Population Pyramid 2020

Prosser Median Age

37.8


Total

37.3


Male

40.8


Female

Prosser Adults

There are 4,496 adults, (1,010 of whom are seniors) in Prosser.

Prosser Age Dependency

74.3

Age Dependency Ratio

29

Old Age Dependency Ratio

45.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Prosser Sex Ratio

Female

3,335

54.89%

Male

2,741

45.11%

Prosser Households and Families

Prosser Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Prosser Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married83.9%16.1%
All64.4%35.6%
Female49.3%50.7%
Non Family44.4%55.6%

64.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All2,5832.3564.4
Married1,2343.0683.9
Non Family9081.0744.4
Female4263.0249.3
Male152.8100

2.99

Average Family Size

2.35

Average Household Size

3.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Prosser Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade44510.93%
9th to 12th Grade2756.76%
High School Graduate1,00424.66%
Some College96923.80%
Associates Degree2756.76%
Bachelors Degree77519.04%
Graduate Degree3288.06%

Prosser Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,6472,484963
Hispanic1,25971287
Other Race54035156
Multiple Races14076
Native American12411464
Black3737
Asian1515

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 native american people with a rate of 51.61%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$41,670$51,563$32,778
Less Than High School$23,414$32,551$22,537
High School Grad$46,103$59,625$41,017
Some College$42,500$$31,100
Bachelors Degree$50,522$47,267$51,134
Graduate Degree$53,620$68,295$53,255

$41,670

Average Earnings

$51,563

Average Male

$32,778

Average Female

Prosser Language

Prosser Language by Age

Prosser Language

66.57% of Prosser residents speak only English, while 33.43% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 31.47% of the population.

Prosser Poverty

Prosser Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
Hispanic2,57736514.16%
White3,29233910.30%
Other95924825.86%

11.59%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.63%

Male Poverty Rate

13.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Prosser

The race most likely to be in poverty in Prosser is Other, with 25.86% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Prosser is White, with 10.30% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.43%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.87%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.90%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School22.36%
Some College15.27%
High School7.07%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed18.92%
Female Employed6.29%
Male Employed2.46%

Prosser Income

Prosser Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$53,902$64,427
Families$64,872$76,833
Married Families$69,590-
Non Families$22,444$37,696

Prosser Marital Status

Prosser Marital Status

Marriage Rates

52.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

59.6%

Male Marriage Rate

46.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Prosser Married by Age and Sex

Prosser Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 35-44, while the female age group most likely to be married is 45-54.

Prosser Marital Status by Race

Prosser Veterans

335

Number of Veterans

287

Male Veterans

48

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam178
Second Gulf War47
World War II15
Korea
First Gulf War

$Prosser Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

23.88%

Veteran Disability Rate

Prosser Employment Status

56.3%

Labor Force Participation

54.8%

Employment Rate

2.8%

Unemployment Rate

Prosser 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

63.36%

Born in Washington

85.09%

Native Born

14.91%

Foreign Born

10.25%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

85.09% of Prosser residents were born in the United States, with 63.36% having been born in Washington. 10.25% 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
20206,7312093.20%
20196,5222093.31%
20186,313410.65%
20176,2722093.45%
20166,0631682.85%
20155,895701.20%
20145,825140.24%
20135,81150.09%
20125,806-5-0.09%
20115,811641.11%
20105,7479091.74%
20004,8383620.78%
19904,4765801.40%
19803,8969422.81%
19702,9541910.67%
19602,7631270.47%
19502,6360.00%