Puget Island, Washington Population 2024

887

Puget Island is a city located in Wahkiakum County Washington. Puget Island has a 2024 population of 887. Puget Island is currently declining at a rate of -8.74% annually and its population has decreased by -27.71% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,227 in 2020.

The average household income in Puget Island is $92,252 with a poverty rate of 8.61%. The median age in Puget Island is 58.8 years: 62.9 years for males, and 56.8 years for females.

Puget Island Demographics

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

  • White: 71.81%
  • Other race: 19.11%
  • Two or more races: 7.47%
  • Asian: 1.61%
  • Black or African American: 0%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
7.6 sq mi
Density (mi²)
117.10/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-27.71% (-340)
The current population of Puget Island, Washington is 887 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,227.

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White75971.81%
Other race20219.11%
Two or more races797.47%
Asian171.61%
Black or African American00%
Native American00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%

White

Other race

Two or more races

Asian

Black or African American

Native American

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Puget Island Population by Race

Puget Island Population Pyramid 2024

Puget Island Median Age

58.8

Total

62.9

Male

56.8

Female

Puget Island Adults

There are 834 adults, (397 of whom are seniors) in Puget Island.

Puget Island Age Dependency

141.9

Age Dependency Ratio

90.8

Old Age Dependency Ratio

51

Child Dependency Ratio

Puget Island Sex Ratio

Female58154.97%
Male47645.03%

Puget Island Population by Age

Puget Island Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All4122.57937
Married3222.993.26.8
Non Family901.3892.27.8
Male0000
Female0000

2.9

Average Family Size

2.57

Average Household Size

93.0%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Puget Island Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade00%
Associates Degree11914.84%
Bachelors Degree15018.7%
Graduate Degree8310.35%
High School Graduate18122.57%
Less Than 9th Grade354.36%
Some College23429.18%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Puget Island Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Puget Island Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White590555146
Hispanic13513561
Other Race11211257
2+ Races797926
Asian17170

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among other race people with a rate of 50.89%.

Puget Island Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$64,188$84,167$0
Graduate Degree$2,499$0$0
High School Graduate$9,161$0$8,972
Less Than 9th Grade$0$0$0
Overall$27,188$63,750$0
Some College$0$0$0

$27,188

Average Earnings

$63,750

Average Male

$0

Average Female

Puget Island Earnings by Educational Attainment

Puget Island Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Puget Island Language

80.88% of Puget Island residents speak only English, while 19.12% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 16.57% of the population.

Puget Island Language

Puget Island Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White7558911.79%
Multiple7922.53%

8.61%

Overall Poverty Rate

5.46%

Male Poverty Rate

11.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Puget Island

The race most likely to be in poverty in Puget Island is White, with 11.79% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Puget Island is Multiple, with 2.53% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0%. Among those working part-time, it was 8.81%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.09%.

Puget Island Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Some College8.22%
High School6.63%
Bachelors or Greater5.58%
Less Than 9th Grade0%

Puget Island Poverty Rate by Education

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Male Employed8.64%
Male Unemployed0%
Female Employed0%
Female Unemployed0%

Puget Island Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Puget Island Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families$64,844$90,026
Households$64,593$92,252
Married Families$64,844$-999,999,999
Non Families$63,864$100,217

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Puget Island Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

77.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

73.1%

Male Marriage Rate

81.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Puget Island Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Puget Island 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 35-44.

Puget Island Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Puget Island Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

154

Number of Veterans

95

Male Veterans

59

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
First Gulf War82
Vietnam67
Korea7
Second Gulf War0
World War II0

Puget Island Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
55 to 6459
65 to 7443
75+31
35 to 5421
18 to 340

Puget Island Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White9715.5%
Hispanic5943.7%
Other Race5549.11%
2+ Races22.53%

Puget Island Veterans by Race

Puget Island Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

7.79%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.43%

Veteran Disability Rate

Puget Island Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

43.3%

Labor Force Participation

41%

Employment Rate

5.3%

Unemployment Rate

Puget Island Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Puget Island Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Puget Island Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

43.99%

Born in Puget Island

87.7%

Native Born

12.3%

Foreign Born

9.37%

Non Citizen

2.93%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

87.7% of Puget Island residents were born in the United States, with 43.99% having been born in Washington. 9.37% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Puget Island Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
2024887-85-8.74%
2023972-85-8.04%
20221,057-96-8.33%
20211,153-74-6.03%
20201,2271099.75%
20191,11828233.73%
2018836-63-7.01%
2017899111.24%
20168889011.28%
2015798-6-0.75%
2014804-99-10.96%
2013903819.85%
2012822222.75%
2011800-31-3.73%
201083100%

Puget Island Population by Year