South Wenatchee, Washington Population 2020

2,011

South Wenatchee is a city located in Washington. South Wenatchee has a 2020 population of 2,011. South Wenatchee is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 29.49% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,553 in 2010. South Wenatchee reached it's highest population of 2,057 in 2017.

The average household income in South Wenatchee is $44,084 with a poverty rate of 13.38%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $829 per month, and the median house value is $165,000. The median age in South Wenatchee is 22.8 years, 20.5 years for males, and 39 years for females. For every 100 females there are 223.8 males.

South Wenatchee Demographics

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

  • White: 77.52%
  • Other race: 22.48%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
  • Two or more races: 0.00%
The current population of South Wenatchee, Washington is 2,011, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,011.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,553.

South Wenatchee, Washington Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,55977.52%
Some Other Race45222.48%

South Wenatchee Population Pyramid 2020

South Wenatchee Median Age

22.8


Total

20.5


Male

39


Female

South Wenatchee Adults

There are 1,323 adults, (138 of whom are seniors) in South Wenatchee.

South Wenatchee Age Dependency

69.7

Age Dependency Ratio

11.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

58.1

Child Dependency Ratio

South Wenatchee Sex Ratio

Female

621

30.88%

Male

1,390

69.12%

South Wenatchee Households and Families

South Wenatchee Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

South Wenatchee Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married93.9%6.1%
Non Family84%16%
All61.5%38.5%
Female15.5%84.5%
Male0%100%

61.5%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5333.7761.5
Non Family2191.9184
Married1325.0593.9
Female1295.8815.5
Male533.170

4.83

Average Family Size

3.77

Average Household Size

16.1%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

South Wenatchee Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade37637.87%
9th to 12th Grade10410.47%
High School Graduate27727.90%
Some College17117.22%
Associates Degree212.11%
Bachelors Degree101.01%
Graduate Degree343.42%

South Wenatchee Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White54241944
Hispanic45194
Other Race65

The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 77.31%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 8.12%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$27,292$26,763$28,081
Less Than High School$29,085$$29,331
High School Grad$26,362$$
Some College$$$
Bachelors Degree$$$
Graduate Degree$$$

$27,292

Average Earnings

$26,763

Average Male

$28,081

Average Female

South Wenatchee Language

South Wenatchee Language by Age

South Wenatchee Language

53.22% of South Wenatchee residents speak only English, while 46.78% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 46.78% of the population.

South Wenatchee Poverty

South Wenatchee Poverty by Race

13.38%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.19%

Male Poverty Rate

7.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in South Wenatchee

The race most likely to be in poverty in South Wenatchee is White, with 30.19% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in South Wenatchee is White, with 30.19% 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 7.42%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 37.54%.

Name Poverty
Some College22.92%
High School18.41%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed57.89%
Female Employed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%
Male Employed0.00%

South Wenatchee Income

South Wenatchee Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$43,938$44,084
Families$43,611$44,103
Married Families$44,444-
Non Families$44,077$41,848

South Wenatchee Marital Status

South Wenatchee Marital Status

Marriage Rates

23.3%

Overall Marriage Rate

17.8%

Male Marriage Rate

32.2%

Female Marriage Rate

South Wenatchee Married by Age and Sex

South Wenatchee 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.

South Wenatchee Marital Status by Race

South Wenatchee Veterans

16

Number of Veterans

16

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam16
World War II
Korea
First Gulf War
Second Gulf War

$South Wenatchee Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

0.00%

Veteran Disability Rate

South Wenatchee Employment Status

73.3%

Labor Force Participation

59.9%

Employment Rate

18.3%

Unemployment Rate

South Wenatchee 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

55.25%

Born in Washington

81.30%

Native Born

18.70%

Foreign Born

13.63%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

81.30% of South Wenatchee residents were born in the United States, with 55.25% having been born in Washington. 13.63% 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
20202,0110.00%
20192,0110.00%
20182,011-46-2.24%
20172,05724313.40%
20161,814864.98%
20151,72817911.56%
20141,54930424.42%
20131,24523323.02%
20121,012-285-21.97%
20111,297-256-16.48%
20101,5530.00%