Ruston, Washington Population 2020

871

Ruston is a city located in Washington. With a 2020 population of 871, it is the 210th largest city in Washington and the 10904th largest city in the United States. Ruston is currently growing at a rate of 1.63% annually and its population has increased by 16.29% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 749 in 2010. Spanning over 0 miles, Ruston has a population density of 3,408 people per square mile.

The average household income in Ruston is $125,975 with a poverty rate of 4.14%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,589 per month, and the median house value is $433,900. The median age in Ruston is 40.2 years, 38.8 years for males, and 41.2 years for females. For every 100 females there are 94.8 males.

Ruston Demographics

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

  • White: 88.73%
  • Two or more races: 5.19%
  • Asian: 3.33%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 1.38%
  • Black or African American: 0.81%
  • Other race: 0.57%
  • Native American: 0.00%
The current population of Ruston, Washington is 871, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 843.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 749.

Ruston, Washington Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,09488.73%
Two or More Races645.19%
Asian413.33%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander171.38%
Black or African American100.81%
Some Other Race70.57%

Ruston Population Pyramid 2020

Ruston Median Age

40.2


Total

38.8


Male

41.2


Female

Ruston Adults

There are 978 adults, (177 of whom are seniors) in Ruston.

Ruston Age Dependency

53.9

Age Dependency Ratio

22.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

31.8

Child Dependency Ratio

Ruston Sex Ratio

Female

633

51.34%

Male

600

48.66%

Ruston Households and Families

Ruston Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Ruston Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married73.3%26.7%
Female65.9%34.1%
All57.5%42.5%
Non Family44.5%55.5%
Male28.9%71.1%

57.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5442.2757.5
Married2402.9773.3
Non Family2181.2344.5
Male452.8228.9
Female413.0565.9

2.86

Average Family Size

2.27

Average Household Size

10.3%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Ruston Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade131.51%
9th to 12th Grade242.79%
High School Graduate16919.65%
Some College17620.47%
Associates Degree718.26%
Bachelors Degree22426.05%
Graduate Degree18321.28%

Ruston Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White750718362
Multiple Races373710
Asian312614
Hispanic23236
Islander995
Black777
Other Race553

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 black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$63,315$75,000$54,464
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$54,167$62,857$35,313
Some College$61,042$64,750$55,000
Bachelors Degree$62,656$66,250$61,111
Graduate Degree$86,094$132,500$65,893

$63,315

Average Earnings

$75,000

Average Male

$54,464

Average Female

Ruston Language

Ruston Language by Age

Ruston Language

87.52% of Ruston residents speak only English, while 12.48% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 4.04% of the population.

Ruston Poverty

Ruston Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,025363.51%
Hispanic761215.79%
Multiple6423.13%
Black10110.00%

4.14%

Overall Poverty Rate

3.17%

Male Poverty Rate

5.06%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Ruston

The race most likely to be in poverty in Ruston is Hispanic, with 15.79% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Ruston is Multiple, with 3.13% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.00%. Among those working part-time, it was 1.79%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 14.78%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School8.11%
High School7.69%
Bachelors or Greater3.93%
Some College2.02%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed37.50%
Female Employed0.35%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

Ruston Income

Ruston Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$90,250$125,975
Families$98,571$142,541
Married Families$120,455-
Non Families$79,375$97,433

Ruston Marital Status

Ruston Marital Status

Marriage Rates

47.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

47.2%

Male Marriage Rate

47.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Ruston Married by Age and Sex

Ruston Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Ruston Marital Status by Race

Ruston Veterans

99

Number of Veterans

86

Male Veterans

13

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam49
First Gulf War34
Second Gulf War18
World War II2
Korea2
Name Veterans % of Total
White8510.02%
2 or More1022.22%
Hispanic48.33%
Other240.00%
Black228.57%

$Ruston Veterans by Education

2.02%

Veteran Poverty Rate

11.11%

Veteran Disability Rate

Ruston Employment Status

66.2%

Labor Force Participation

62.7%

Employment Rate

1.6%

Unemployment Rate

Ruston 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

53.04%

Born in Washington

93.19%

Native Born

6.81%

Foreign Born

0.97%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.19% of Ruston residents were born in the United States, with 53.04% having been born in Washington. 0.97% 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
2020871141.63%
2019857141.66%
2018843151.81%
2017828141.72%
2016814202.52%
201579481.02%
2014786253.29%
20137610.00%
201276120.26%
201175991.20%
20107500.00%