Pullman, Washington Population 2020

34,833

Pullman is a city located in Washington. With a 2020 population of 34,833, it is the 35th largest city in Washington and the 1127th largest city in the United States. Pullman is currently growing at a rate of 1.18% annually and its population has increased by 16.89% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 29,799 in 2010. Spanning over 11 miles, Pullman has a population density of 3,264 people per square mile.

The average household income in Pullman is $52,029 with a poverty rate of 36.18%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $788 per month, and the median house value is $258,200. The median age in Pullman is 22 years, 22.4 years for males, and 21.7 years for females. For every 100 females there are 103.0 males.

Pullman Demographics

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

  • White: 76.16%
  • Asian: 12.16%
  • Two or more races: 5.79%
  • Black or African American: 3.14%
  • Other race: 1.98%
  • Native American: 0.49%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.28%
The current population of Pullman, Washington is 34,833, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 34,019.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 29,799.

Pullman, Washington Population 2020

Year Total Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
202050,6854470.88%
201950,2384470.89%
201849,7914470.90%
201749,3445601.13%
201648,7846561.34%
201548,1281,2122.52%
201446,9161230.26%
201346,7931570.34%
201246,6361,5883.41%
201145,0482540.56%
201044,7940.00%

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White25,17176.16%
Asian4,01912.16%
Two or More Races1,9145.79%
Black or African American1,0383.14%
Some Other Race6551.98%
American Indian and Alaska Native1620.49%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander910.28%

Pullman Population Pyramid 2020

Pullman Median Age

22


Total

22.4


Male

21.7


Female

Pullman Adults

There are 28,934 adults, (1,808 of whom are seniors) in Pullman.

Pullman Age Dependency

21.8

Age Dependency Ratio

6.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

15.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Pullman Sex Ratio

Female

16,280

49.26%

Male

16,770

50.74%

Pullman Households and Families

Pullman Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Pullman Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married56.4%43.6%
All27.1%72.9%
Male23.3%76.7%
Female14.1%85.9%
Non Family13.3%86.7%

27.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All11,4372.327.1
Non Family7,0661.8113.3
Married3,5943.156.4
Female4462.9514.1
Male3313.4223.3

2.96

Average Family Size

2.3

Average Household Size

5.7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.2%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Pullman Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade960.76%
9th to 12th Grade2872.28%
High School Graduate9417.48%
Some College2,16417.20%
Associates Degree9017.16%
Bachelors Degree3,52628.02%
Graduate Degree4,66837.10%

Pullman Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White9,1748,9425,695
Asian1,9831,9321,682
Hispanic664591341
Black371349245
Multiple Races364342205
Other Race246207146
Native American10110125

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 84.82%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$31,384$39,819$26,999
Less Than High School$16,576$30,550$15,000
High School Grad$29,266$31,579$28,614
Some College$20,879$24,375$14,747
Bachelors Degree$32,287$41,211$30,077
Graduate Degree$41,696$49,957$30,778

$31,384

Average Earnings

$39,819

Average Male

$26,999

Average Female

Pullman Language

Pullman Language by Age

Pullman Language

79.33% of Pullman residents speak only English, while 20.67% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 8.29% of the population.

Pullman Poverty

Pullman Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White19,5327,00735.87%
Asian3,4911,18433.92%
Hispanic1,29653841.51%
Multiple1,24441733.52%
Black83129335.26%
Other42720948.95%
Native16210162.35%
Islander917380.22%

36.18%

Overall Poverty Rate

35.43%

Male Poverty Rate

36.99%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Pullman

The race most likely to be in poverty in Pullman is Islander, with 80.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Pullman is Multiple, with 33.52% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.49%. Among those working part-time, it was 54.51%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 50.42%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School36.05%
Some College28.41%
High School19.27%
Bachelors or Greater9.60%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed64.02%
Female Unemployed63.37%
Female Employed31.62%
Male Employed25.61%

Pullman Income

Pullman Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$30,205$52,029
Families$70,532$88,265
Married Families$85,446-
Non Families$18,691$28,724

Pullman Marital Status

Pullman Marital Status

Marriage Rates

26.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

26.8%

Male Marriage Rate

25.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Pullman Married by Age and Sex

Pullman 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.

Pullman Marital Status by Race

Pullman Veterans

784

Number of Veterans

703

Male Veterans

81

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam216
Second Gulf War213
First Gulf War142
Korea56
World War II46
Name Veterans % of Total
White7333.29%
2 or More271.80%
Hispanic190.92%
Black141.60%
Asian100.29%

$Pullman Veterans by Education

10.81%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.96%

Veteran Disability Rate

Pullman Employment Status

58.5%

Labor Force Participation

51.8%

Employment Rate

11.4%

Unemployment Rate

Pullman 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

46.06%

Born in Washington

84.74%

Native Born

15.26%

Foreign Born

11.58%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

84.74% of Pullman residents were born in the United States, with 46.06% having been born in Washington. 11.58% 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
202034,8334071.18%
201934,4264071.20%
201834,0194311.28%
201733,5884071.23%
201633,1814461.36%
201532,7351,0083.18%
201431,7271720.55%
201331,5552090.67%
201231,3461,4234.76%
201129,923880.29%
201029,8355,1601.92%
200024,6751,1970.50%
199023,478-101-0.04%
198023,5793,0701.40%
197020,5097,5524.70%
196012,9579350.75%
195012,0227,60510.53%
19404,4171,0952.89%
19303,3227201.23%
19102,6020.00%