Wauna, Washington Population 2020

4,323

Wauna is a city located in Washington. Wauna has a 2020 population of 4,323. Wauna is currently declining at a rate of 0.00% annually and its population has increased by 3.27% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 4,186 in 2010. Wauna reached it's highest population of 4,451 in 2015.

The average household income in Wauna is $102,130 with a poverty rate of 10.20%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $1,208 per month, and the median house value is $309,700. The median age in Wauna is 47.9 years, 44.2 years for males, and 53.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 119.2 males.

Wauna Demographics

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

  • White: 85.40%
  • Two or more races: 7.12%
  • Native American: 3.12%
  • Asian: 1.94%
  • Black or African American: 1.46%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.58%
  • Other race: 0.37%
The current population of Wauna, Washington is 4,323, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 4,323.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 4,186.

Wauna, Washington Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White3,69285.40%
Two or More Races3087.12%
American Indian and Alaska Native1353.12%
Asian841.94%
Black or African American631.46%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander250.58%
Some Other Race160.37%

Wauna Population Pyramid 2020

Wauna Median Age

47.9


Total

44.2


Male

53.1


Female

Wauna Adults

There are 3,537 adults, (879 of whom are seniors) in Wauna.

Wauna Age Dependency

62.6

Age Dependency Ratio

33.1

Old Age Dependency Ratio

29.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Wauna Sex Ratio

Female

1,972

45.62%

Male

2,351

54.38%

Wauna Households and Families

Wauna Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Wauna Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married92.1%7.9%
All86.4%13.6%
Non Family80.7%19.3%
Female69.1%30.9%
Male67.4%32.6%

86.4%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,6092.6886.4
Married1,0503.0192.1
Non Family3311.380.7
Female1393.3169.1
Male892.9267.4

2.92

Average Family Size

2.68

Average Household Size

7.6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Wauna Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade200.61%
9th to 12th Grade692.11%
High School Graduate1,01030.88%
Some College71921.98%
Associates Degree35610.88%
Bachelors Degree71521.86%
Graduate Degree38211.68%

Wauna Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White2,8872,807949
Multiple Races10091
Hispanic989832
Native American666634
Asian646435
Black313122
Islander252525
Other Race1616

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 islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$49,332$63,986$36,219
Less Than High School$$$
High School Grad$39,046$49,828$31,364
Some College$39,375$53,981$36,281
Bachelors Degree$64,450$76,042$32,446
Graduate Degree$86,731$85,481$99,125

$49,332

Average Earnings

$63,986

Average Male

$36,219

Average Female

Wauna Language

Wauna Language by Age

Wauna Language

95.54% of Wauna residents speak only English, while 4.46% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 1.98% of the population.

Wauna Poverty

Wauna Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White3,5582557.17%
Native13512894.81%
Multiple2963913.18%
Hispanic143106.99%
Black6346.35%
Asian8433.57%

10.20%

Overall Poverty Rate

11.97%

Male Poverty Rate

8.09%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wauna

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wauna is Native, with 94.81% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wauna is Asian, with 3.57% 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 8.58%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 15.00%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School30.34%
Some College8.37%
Bachelors or Greater6.11%
High School5.15%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed0.00%
Male Unemployed25.52%
Female Employed4.34%
Male Employed0.00%

Wauna Income

Wauna Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$82,201$102,130
Families$85,521$107,868
Married Families$93,182-
Non Families$53,287$76,798

Wauna Marital Status

Wauna Marital Status

Marriage Rates

57.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

54.9%

Male Marriage Rate

60.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Wauna Married by Age and Sex

Wauna 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 45-54.

Wauna Marital Status by Race

Wauna Veterans

465

Number of Veterans

428

Male Veterans

37

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam238
First Gulf War117
Second Gulf War90
Korea25
World War II19
Name Veterans % of Total
White43113.57%
2 or More1715.60%
Black914.29%
Asian812.50%
Hispanic66.12%

$Wauna Veterans by Education

2.15%

Veteran Poverty Rate

18.71%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wauna Employment Status

58.4%

Labor Force Participation

53.9%

Employment Rate

6.8%

Unemployment Rate

Wauna 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

45.62%

Born in Washington

94.66%

Native Born

5.34%

Foreign Born

0.58%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

94.66% of Wauna residents were born in the United States, with 45.62% having been born in Washington. 0.58% 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
20204,3230.00%
20194,3230.00%
20184,323-89-2.02%
20174,412-35-0.79%
20164,447-4-0.09%
20154,451591.34%
20144,392922.14%
20134,300-21-0.49%
20124,32139310.01%
20113,928-258-6.16%
20104,1860.00%