Sumas, Washington Population 2021

1,604
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Sumas is a city located in Washington. With a 2020 population of 1,604, it is the 182nd largest city in Washington and the 8461st largest city in the United States. Sumas is currently growing at a rate of 2.23% annually and its population has increased by 22.72% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,307 in 2010. Sumas reached it's highest population of 1,604 in 2021. Spanning over 1 miles, Sumas has a population density of 1,091 people per square mile.

The average household income in Sumas is $65,165 with a poverty rate of 12.30%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $831 per month, and the median house value is $220,000. The median age in Sumas is 31.1 years, 30.2 years for males, and 33.9 years for females. For every 100 females there are 111.8 males.

Sumas Demographics

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

  • White: 74.28%
  • Two or more races: 8.28%
  • Native American: 7.81%
  • Other race: 6.87%
  • Asian: 1.47%
  • Black or African American: 1.29%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Sumas, Washington is 1,604, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,499.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,307.

Sumas, Washington Population 2021

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,26574.28%
Two or More Races1418.28%
American Indian and Alaska Native1337.81%
Some Other Race1176.87%
Asian251.47%
Black or African American221.29%
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Sumas Population by Race

Sumas Population Pyramid 2021

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Sumas Median Age

31.1


Total

30.2


Male

33.9


Female

Sumas Adults

There are 1,202 adults, (178 of whom are seniors) in Sumas.

Sumas Age Dependency

66.3

Age Dependency Ratio

17.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

48.9

Child Dependency Ratio

Sumas Sex Ratio

Female

804

47.21%

Male

899

52.79%

Sumas Population by Age

Sumas Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

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Sumas Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.1%8.9%
Male81.5%18.5%
All72.2%27.8%
Non Family65.2%34.8%
Female23.3%76.7%

72.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Sumas Households and Families

Type Count Average Size Owned
All6112.7972.2
Married2933.8291.1
Non Family2011.0665.2
Female903.323.3
Male272.781.5

3.38

Average Family Size

2.79

Average Household Size

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Sumas Households by Type

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Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade706.58%
9th to 12th Grade565.26%
High School Graduate31029.14%
Some College35333.18%
Associates Degree12611.84%
Bachelors Degree11610.90%
Graduate Degree333.10%
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Sumas Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Sumas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Total High School Bachelors
White876838133
Hispanic95378
Multiple Races55405
Other Race4921
Native American4616
Asian18188
Black15

The highest rate of high school graduation is among asian people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 44.44%.

Sumas Educational Attainment by Race

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Name Average Male Female
Overall$44,167$52,000$25,357
Less Than High School$$68,333$6,923
High School Grad$37,188$44,479$22,813
Some College$46,776$55,417$22,321
Bachelors Degree$45,833$46,364$45,250
Graduate Degree$49,583$$

$44,167

Average Earnings

$52,000

Average Male

$25,357

Average Female

Sumas Earnings by Educational Attainment

Sumas Language by Age

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Sumas Language

85.61% of Sumas residents speak only English, while 14.39% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 11.13% of the population.

Sumas Language

Sumas Poverty by Race

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Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,2371159.30%
Multiple1067066.04%
Black221568.18%
Hispanic24331.23%
Other11732.56%

12.30%

Overall Poverty Rate

9.25%

Male Poverty Rate

15.65%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Sumas

The race most likely to be in poverty in Sumas is Black, with 68.18% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Sumas is Hispanic, with 1.23% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0.54%. Among those working part-time, it was 4.44%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 31.66%.

Sumas Poverty

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Name Poverty
Less Than High School39.68%
Some College15.45%
High School7.74%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%

Sumas Poverty Rate by Education

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Name Poverty
Male Unemployed57.14%
Female Employed3.91%
Male Employed0.67%
Female Unemployed0.00%

Sumas Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Sumas Income by Household Type

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Name Median Mean
Households$55,225$65,165
Families$58,611$74,695
Married Families$75,804-
Non Families$37,386$39,843
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Income by Household Type

Sumas Marital Status

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Marriage Rates

49.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

46.0%

Male Marriage Rate

53.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Sumas Married by Age and Sex

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Sumas 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 20-34.

Sumas Marital Status by Race

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Sumas Marital Status

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97

Number of Veterans

93

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

War Veterans
First Gulf War28
Second Gulf War21
Vietnam18
Korea6
World War II

Sumas Veterans by War

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Age Group Veterans
35 to 5431
65 to 7422
18 to 3421
55 to 6417
75+6

Sumas Veterans by Age

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Name Veterans % of Total
White899.08%
Hispanic86.20%
2 or More59.09%
Other35.08%

Sumas Veterans by Race

Sumas Veterans by Education

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17.53%

Veteran Poverty Rate

41.24%

Veteran Disability Rate

Sumas Veterans by Education

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61%

Labor Force Participation

58%

Employment Rate

5.1%

Unemployment Rate

Sumas Employment by Age

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Sumas Employment by Race

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Sumas Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

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57.31%

Born in Washington

91.13%

Native Born

8.87%

Foreign Born

6.40%

Non Citizen

2.47%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

91.13% of Sumas residents were born in the United States, with 57.31% having been born in Washington. 6.40% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Sumas Place of Birth

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20211,604352.23%
20201,569352.28%
20191,534352.33%
20181,499362.46%
20171,463674.80%
20161,396352.57%
20151,361201.49%
20141,34190.68%
20131,33260.45%
20121,32650.38%
20111,321110.84%
20101,3100.00%

Sumas Population by Year