Washington, Kansas Population 2020

1,024

Washington is a city located in Kansas. With a 2020 population of 1,024, it is the 187th largest city in Kansas and the 10205th largest city in the United States. Washington is currently declining at a rate of -1.82% annually and its population has decreased by -9.46% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,131 in 2010. Washington reached it's highest population of 1,140 in 2011. Spanning over 1 miles, Washington has a population density of 1,058 people per square mile.

The average household income in Washington is $52,734 with a poverty rate of 11.63%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $431 per month, and the median house value is $71,000. The median age in Washington is 42.1 years, 40.7 years for males, and 43.3 years for females. For every 100 females there are 91.2 males.

Washington Demographics

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

  • White: 95.13%
  • Two or more races: 3.95%
  • Black or African American: 0.74%
  • Other race: 0.18%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Asian: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of Washington, Kansas is 1,024, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 1,062.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 1,131.

Washington, Kansas Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White1,03595.13%
Two or More Races433.95%
Black or African American80.74%
Some Other Race20.18%

Washington Population Pyramid 2020

Washington Median Age

42.1


Total

40.7


Male

43.3


Female

Washington Adults

There are 814 adults, (294 of whom are seniors) in Washington.

Washington Age Dependency

109.2

Age Dependency Ratio

56.5

Old Age Dependency Ratio

52.7

Child Dependency Ratio

Washington Sex Ratio

Female

569

52.30%

Male

519

47.70%

Washington Households and Families

Washington Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Washington Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married91.7%8.3%
All71.7%28.3%
Non Family58.1%41.9%
Female44.7%55.3%
Male44.4%55.6%

71.7%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All4742.271.7
Married2182.8791.7
Non Family1911.2358.1
Female472.6844.7
Male183.2844.4

2.81

Average Family Size

2.2

Average Household Size

3.2%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Washington Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade70.91%
9th to 12th Grade334.30%
High School Graduate33042.97%
Some College18223.70%
Associates Degree9512.37%
Bachelors Degree9612.50%
Graduate Degree253.26%

Washington Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White750718121
Black8
Hispanic55
Multiple Races55
Other Race22

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

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 16.13%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$28,235$32,625$19,911
Less Than High School$37,083$$
High School Grad$16,719$25,500$
Some College$30,107$31,513$21,750
Bachelors Degree$38,603$$38,000
Graduate Degree$43,750$39,167$48,333

$28,235

Average Earnings

$32,625

Average Male

$19,911

Average Female

Washington Language

Washington Language by Age

Washington Language

98.78% of Washington residents speak only English, while 1.22% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 0.71% of the population.

Washington Poverty

Washington Poverty by Race

11.63%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.73%

Male Poverty Rate

16.32%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Washington

The race most likely to be in poverty in Washington is White, with 12.27% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Washington is White, with 12.27% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 18.36%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 7.20%.

Name Poverty
High School21.90%
Some College1.09%
Bachelors or Greater0.00%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed75.00%
Female Employed13.18%
Male Employed5.70%
Male Unemployed0.00%

Washington Income

Washington Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$45,000$52,734
Families$48,393$59,597
Married Families$53,409-
Non Families$31,250$41,566

Washington Marital Status

Washington Marital Status

Marriage Rates

54.4%

Overall Marriage Rate

57.8%

Male Marriage Rate

51.4%

Female Marriage Rate

Washington Married by Age and Sex

Washington 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.

Washington Marital Status by Race

Washington Veterans

87

Number of Veterans

74

Male Veterans

13

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam31
Korea13
First Gulf War8
World War II5
Second Gulf War5
Age Group Veterans
75+33
65 to 7432
35 to 5417
55 to 643
18 to 342

$Washington Veterans by Education

10.34%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.63%

Veteran Disability Rate

Washington Employment Status

64.5%

Labor Force Participation

62.2%

Employment Rate

3.5%

Unemployment Rate

Washington 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

72.33%

Born in Kansas

99.72%

Native Born

0.28%

Foreign Born

0.28%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

99.72% of Washington residents were born in the United States, with 72.33% having been born in Kansas. 0.28% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20201,024-19-1.82%
20191,043-19-1.79%
20181,062-9-0.84%
20171,071-19-1.74%
20161,09010.09%
20151,089-9-0.82%
20141,098-4-0.36%
20131,102-20-1.78%
20121,122-18-1.58%
20111,14070.62%
20101,1330.00%