Ritzville, Washington Population 2020

1,683

Ritzville is a city located in Washington. With a 2020 population of 1,683, it is the 175th largest city in Washington and the 8288th largest city in the United States. Ritzville is currently growing at a rate of 1.02% annually and its population has increased by 0.60% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,673 in 2010. Ritzville reached it's highest population of 1,685 in 2013. Spanning over 2 miles, Ritzville has a population density of 962 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ritzville is $52,465 with a poverty rate of 12.93%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $690 per month, and the median house value is $109,300. The median age in Ritzville is 49.8 years, 47.7 years for males, and 52.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 88.2 males.

Ritzville Demographics

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

  • White: 85.81%
  • Two or more races: 6.94%
  • Other race: 4.36%
  • Asian: 2.40%
  • Native American: 0.49%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Ritzville, Washington is 1,683, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,649.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,673.

Ritzville, Washington Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,39785.81%
Two or More Races1136.94%
Some Other Race714.36%
Asian392.40%
American Indian and Alaska Native80.49%

Ritzville Population Pyramid 2020

Ritzville Median Age

49.8


Total

47.7


Male

52.3


Female

Ritzville Adults

There are 1,331 adults, (334 of whom are seniors) in Ritzville.

Ritzville Age Dependency

63.3

Age Dependency Ratio

33.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Ritzville Sex Ratio

Female

865

53.13%

Male

763

46.87%

Ritzville Households and Families

Ritzville Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ritzville Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married78.9%21.1%
All64.7%35.3%
Non Family62.4%37.6%
Male39.2%60.8%
Female36.5%63.5%

64.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All7482.0564.7
Non Family3591.1662.4
Married2752.7578.9
Female632.7636.5
Male513.6939.2

2.67

Average Family Size

2.05

Average Household Size

7.5%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

2.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ritzville Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade292.32%
9th to 12th Grade897.12%
High School Graduate43334.64%
Some College27221.76%
Associates Degree15412.32%
Bachelors Degree16813.44%
Graduate Degree1058.40%

Ritzville Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,072992227
Hispanic896217
Multiple Races575715
Other Race39306
Asian392816
Native American882

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 41.03%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,958$32,000$23,672
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$29,000$26,250$31,607
Some College$26,635$42,250$18,750
Bachelors Degree$35,625$65,714$26,250
Graduate Degree$55,417$56,563$49,643

$27,958

Average Earnings

$32,000

Average Male

$23,672

Average Female

Ritzville Language

Ritzville Language by Age

Ritzville Language

93.07% of Ritzville residents speak only English, while 6.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.43% of the population.

Ritzville Poverty

Ritzville Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,30517913.72%
Hispanic1051615.24%
Other541222.22%

12.93%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.90%

Male Poverty Rate

13.80%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ritzville

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ritzville is Other, with 22.22% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ritzville is White, with 13.72% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.14%. Among those working part-time, it was 17.01%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.88%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School28.89%
High School14.25%
Some College13.24%
Bachelors or Greater4.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed50.00%
Male Unemployed27.27%
Male Employed10.57%
Female Employed5.44%

Ritzville Income

Ritzville Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$39,868$52,465
Families$58,977$68,856
Married Families$72,375-
Non Families$24,297$32,875

Ritzville Marital Status

Ritzville Marital Status

Marriage Rates

43.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.9%

Male Marriage Rate

42.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Ritzville Married by Age and Sex

Ritzville 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 55-64.

Ritzville Marital Status by Race

Ritzville Veterans

139

Number of Veterans

129

Male Veterans

10

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam58
First Gulf War22
Korea15
Second Gulf War13
World War II5

$Ritzville Veterans by Education

20.31%

Veteran Poverty Rate

42.19%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ritzville Employment Status

57.5%

Labor Force Participation

56.3%

Employment Rate

2.2%

Unemployment Rate

Ritzville 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

55.71%

Born in Washington

94.66%

Native Born

5.34%

Foreign Born

1.47%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.66% of Ritzville residents were born in the United States, with 55.71% having been born in Washington. 1.47% 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
20201,683171.02%
20191,666171.03%
20181,649-3-0.18%
20171,652171.04%
20161,635-33-1.98%
20151,668-8-0.48%
20141,676-9-0.53%
20131,68570.42%
20121,678-2-0.12%
20111,680-1-0.06%
20101,6810.00%