Vashon, Washington Population 2023

11,184

Vashon is a city located in King County Washington. With a 2023 population of 11,184, it is the 120th largest city in Washington and the 3787th largest city in the United States.Vashon is currently growing at a rate of 0.39% annually and its population has increased by 1.17% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 11,055 in 2020. Spanning over 81 miles, Vashon has a population density of 303 people per square mile.

The average household income in Vashon is $115,678 with a poverty rate of 10.24%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to - per month, and the median house value is -. The median age in Vashon is 52.9 years, 52.4 years for males, and 53.5 years for females.

Vashon Demographics

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

  • White: 92.66%
  • Two or more races: 4.5%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 1.11%
  • Asian: 1.03%
  • Other race: 0.64%
  • Black or African American: 0.04%
  • Native American: 0.02%
The current population of Vashon, Washington is 11,184 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates.The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 11,055.

Vashon, Washington Population 2023

Population by Race

White

Two or more races

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Asian

Other race

Black or African American

Native American

Vashon Population by Race

Vashon Population Pyramid 2023

Vashon Median Age

52.9

Total

52.4

Male

53.5

Female

Vashon Adults

There are 8,640 adults, (2,875 of whom are seniors) in Vashon.

Vashon Age Dependency

80.4

Age Dependency Ratio

49.9

Old Age Dependency Ratio

30.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Vashon Sex Ratio

Female5,79555.72%
Male4,60544.28%

Vashon Population by Age

Vashon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

2.75

Average Family Size

2.22

Average Household Size

83.6%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Vashon Households and Families

Male

Female

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Vashon Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Vashon Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 62.62%.

Vashon Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

$41,949

Average Earnings

$61,875

Average Male

$30,575

Average Female

Vashon Earnings by Educational Attainment

Vashon Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Vashon Language

93.35% of Vashon residents speak only English, while 6.65% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 4.21% of the population.

Vashon Language

Vashon Poverty by Race

rate

10.24%

Overall Poverty Rate

7.25%

Male Poverty Rate

10.36%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Vashon

The race most likely to be in poverty in Vashon is Multiple, with 56.76% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Vashon is White, with 8.5% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.55%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 9.51%.

Vashon Poverty

Vashon Poverty Rate by Education

Vashon Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Vashon Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Vashon Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

54.8%

Overall Marriage Rate

55.9%

Male Marriage Rate

53.8%

Female Marriage Rate

Vashon Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Vashon 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 35-44.

Vashon Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Vashon Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

559

Number of Veterans

542

Male Veterans

17

Female Veterans

Vashon Veterans by War

Vashon Veterans by Age

count

Vashon Veterans by Race

Vashon Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

31.1%

Veteran Poverty Rate

21.7%

Veteran Disability Rate

Vashon Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

57.5%

Labor Force Participation

54.7%

Employment Rate

4.8%

Unemployment Rate

Vashon Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Vashon Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Vashon Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

35.64%

Born in Vashon

88.36%

Native Born

5.72%

Foreign Born

2.42%

Non Citizen

3.29%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

88.36% of Vashon residents were born in the United States, with 35.64% having been born in Washington. 2.42% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Vashon Place of Birth

Note: data after 2020 is projected based on recent growth

Vashon Population by Year