Waitsburg, Washington Population 2020

1,221

Waitsburg is a city located in Washington. With a 2020 population of 1,221, it is the 194th largest city in Washington and the 9511th largest city in the United States. Waitsburg is currently growing at a rate of 0.41% annually and its population has increased by 0.33% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,217 in 2010. Waitsburg reached it's highest population of 1,225 in 2011. Spanning over 1 miles, Waitsburg has a population density of 1,029 people per square mile.

The average household income in Waitsburg is $68,950 with a poverty rate of 16.50%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $688 per month, and the median house value is $150,000. The median age in Waitsburg is 48.3 years, 48 years for males, and 50.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 98.7 males.

Waitsburg Demographics

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

  • White: 92.59%
  • Two or more races: 4.21%
  • Other race: 1.68%
  • Asian: 0.84%
  • Black or African American: 0.67%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Waitsburg, Washington is 1,221, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,211.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,217.

Waitsburg, Washington Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,10092.59%
Two or More Races504.21%
Some Other Race201.68%
Asian100.84%
Black or African American80.67%

Waitsburg Population Pyramid 2020

Waitsburg Median Age

48.3


Total

48


Male

50.1


Female

Waitsburg Adults

There are 956 adults, (235 of whom are seniors) in Waitsburg.

Waitsburg Age Dependency

64.8

Age Dependency Ratio

32.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

32.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Waitsburg Sex Ratio

Female

598

50.34%

Male

590

49.66%

Waitsburg Households and Families

Waitsburg Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Waitsburg Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married82.9%17.1%
All77.3%22.7%
Female75.9%24.1%
Non Family72.2%27.8%
Male63.6%36.4%

77.3%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All5122.3277.3
Married2453.0282.9
Non Family1871.172.2
Female582.7975.9
Male223.7363.6

3

Average Family Size

2.32

Average Household Size

3.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Waitsburg Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade293.85%
9th to 12th Grade537.04%
High School Graduate17022.58%
Some College22730.15%
Associates Degree12416.47%
Bachelors Degree9212.22%
Graduate Degree587.70%

Waitsburg Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White705640142
Hispanic24218
Multiple Races1282
Asian10
Black88
Other Race55

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 hispanic people with a rate of 33.33%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$37,619$50,694$31,250
Less Than High School$31,875$35,972$16,250
High School Grad$23,333$$20,000
Some College$39,107$56,875$32,833
Bachelors Degree$47,917$49,063$
Graduate Degree$53,750$43,750$61,250

$37,619

Average Earnings

$50,694

Average Male

$31,250

Average Female

Waitsburg Language

Waitsburg Language by Age

Waitsburg Language

97.40% of Waitsburg residents speak only English, while 2.60% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 1.21% of the population.

Waitsburg Poverty

Waitsburg Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,06813312.45%
Multiple503060.00%
Hispanic582339.66%
Other2020100.00%
Asian1010100.00%

16.50%

Overall Poverty Rate

16.95%

Male Poverty Rate

16.05%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Waitsburg

The race most likely to be in poverty in Waitsburg is Asian, with 100.00% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Waitsburg is White, with 12.45% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 2.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 15.99%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 23.20%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School43.90%
Some College13.39%
High School9.41%
Bachelors or Greater7.33%
Name Poverty
Male Employed8.98%
Female Employed7.78%
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Waitsburg Income

Waitsburg Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$50,192$68,950
Families$70,341$86,054
Married Families$86,146-
Non Families$17,102$39,086

Waitsburg Marital Status

Waitsburg Marital Status

Marriage Rates

48.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

51.2%

Male Marriage Rate

46.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Waitsburg Married by Age and Sex

Waitsburg 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.

Waitsburg Marital Status by Race

Waitsburg Veterans

111

Number of Veterans

104

Male Veterans

7

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam36
World War II19
Second Gulf War19
Korea15
First Gulf War14

$Waitsburg Veterans by Education

12.61%

Veteran Poverty Rate

36.04%

Veteran Disability Rate

Waitsburg Employment Status

55.5%

Labor Force Participation

52.5%

Employment Rate

5.4%

Unemployment Rate

Waitsburg 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

61.78%

Born in Washington

98.48%

Native Born

1.52%

Foreign Born

0.67%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

98.48% of Waitsburg residents were born in the United States, with 61.78% having been born in Washington. 0.67% 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
20201,22150.41%
20191,21650.41%
20181,211141.17%
20171,19750.42%
20161,19210.08%
20151,191-4-0.33%
20141,195-12-0.99%
20131,207-9-0.74%
20121,216-9-0.73%
20111,22560.49%
20101,2190.00%