Sequim, Washington Population 2020

7,913

Sequim is a city located in Washington. With a 2020 population of 7,913, it is the 103rd largest city in Washington and the 3656th largest city in the United States. Sequim is currently growing at a rate of 2.81% annually and its population has increased by 19.79% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 6,606 in 2010. Spanning over 6 miles, Sequim has a population density of 1,252 people per square mile.

The average household income in Sequim is $52,164 with a poverty rate of 14.95%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $933 per month, and the median house value is $229,900. The median age in Sequim is 57.4 years, 54.3 years for males, and 59 years for females. For every 100 females there are 76.9 males.

Sequim Demographics

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

  • White: 86.34%
  • Two or more races: 5.21%
  • Other race: 4.23%
  • Asian: 2.31%
  • Black or African American: 1.13%
  • Native American: 0.79%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Sequim, Washington is 7,913, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 7,481.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 6,606.

Sequim, Washington Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White6,13086.34%
Two or More Races3705.21%
Some Other Race3004.23%
Asian1642.31%
Black or African American801.13%
American Indian and Alaska Native560.79%

Sequim Population Pyramid 2020

Sequim Median Age

57.4


Total

54.3


Male

59


Female

Sequim Adults

There are 6,021 adults, (2,790 of whom are seniors) in Sequim.

Sequim Age Dependency

119.7

Age Dependency Ratio

86.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

33.4

Child Dependency Ratio

Sequim Sex Ratio

Female

4,014

56.54%

Male

3,086

43.46%

Sequim Households and Families

Sequim Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Sequim Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married78.9%21.1%
All59.4%40.6%
Non Family50%50%
Female42.2%57.8%

59.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All3,5861.8959.4
Non Family2,0101.1850
Married1,2332.878.9
Female3342.7342.2
Male91.89100

2.7

Average Family Size

1.89

Average Household Size

7.4%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Sequim Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade871.57%
9th to 12th Grade2424.38%
High School Graduate1,49427.02%
Some College1,64429.73%
Associates Degree5259.49%
Bachelors Degree87415.80%
Graduate Degree66412.01%

Sequim Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White4,7824,5671,385
Hispanic26819916
Other Race16515756
Multiple Races15411947
Asian1099921
Native American5050
Black434313

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 other race people with a rate of 33.94%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$32,178$46,649$28,964
Less Than High School$32,206$36,528$
High School Grad$27,444$28,250$23,846
Some College$28,229$51,151$21,433
Bachelors Degree$46,086$52,788$31,690
Graduate Degree$46,029$64,063$44,559

$32,178

Average Earnings

$46,649

Average Male

$28,964

Average Female

Sequim Language

Sequim Language by Age

Sequim Language

93.53% of Sequim residents speak only English, while 6.47% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 2.81% of the population.

Sequim Poverty

Sequim Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White5,41184815.67%
Other2926522.26%
Asian1604628.75%
Multiple351287.98%
Hispanic528254.73%
Black801417.50%
Native56610.71%

14.95%

Overall Poverty Rate

12.96%

Male Poverty Rate

16.52%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sequim

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sequim is Asian, with 28.75% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sequim is Hispanic, with 4.73% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 3.66%. Among those working part-time, it was 29.82%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.41%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.25%
Some College15.92%
High School14.95%
Bachelors or Greater7.26%
Name Poverty
Male Unemployed62.96%
Female Unemployed30.00%
Female Employed13.93%
Male Employed7.49%

Sequim Income

Sequim Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$37,901$52,164
Families$52,143$74,791
Married Families$61,635-
Non Families$27,857$32,841

Sequim Marital Status

Sequim Marital Status

Marriage Rates

41.9%

Overall Marriage Rate

44.9%

Male Marriage Rate

39.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Sequim Married by Age and Sex

Sequim Marriage

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

Sequim Marital Status by Race

Sequim Veterans

944

Number of Veterans

861

Male Veterans

83

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam391
Korea157
World War II128
First Gulf War39
Second Gulf War32

$Sequim Veterans by Education

8.55%

Veteran Poverty Rate

45.44%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sequim Employment Status

40%

Labor Force Participation

37.2%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Sequim 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

37.59%

Born in Washington

93.30%

Native Born

6.70%

Foreign Born

2.44%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

93.30% of Sequim residents were born in the United States, with 37.59% having been born in Washington. 2.44% 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
20207,9132162.81%
20197,6972162.89%
20187,4811982.72%
20177,2832163.06%
20167,0671542.23%
20156,9131011.48%
20146,812570.84%
20136,755280.42%
20126,727250.37%
20116,702961.45%
20106,6062,2724.30%
20004,3347181.83%
19903,6166031.84%
19803,0130.00%