White Salmon, Washington Population 2020

2,791

White Salmon is a city located in Washington. With a 2020 population of 2,791, it is the 148th largest city in Washington and the 6456th largest city in the United States. White Salmon is currently growing at a rate of 3.18% annually and its population has increased by 25.49% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 2,224 in 2010. Spanning over 2 miles, White Salmon has a population density of 1,855 people per square mile.

The average household income in White Salmon is $66,133 with a poverty rate of 10.48%. The median rental costs in recent years comes to $918 per month, and the median house value is $341,400. The median age in White Salmon is 41 years, 41.6 years for males, and 40.8 years for females. For every 100 females there are 108.5 males.

White Salmon Demographics

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

  • White: 95.01%
  • Two or more races: 3.10%
  • Asian: 0.97%
  • Other race: 0.93%
  • Black or African American: 0.00%
  • Native American: 0.00%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.00%
The current population of White Salmon, Washington is 2,791, based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates. The US Census estimates the 2018 population at 2,619.The last official US Census in 2010 recorded the population at 2,224.

White Salmon, Washington Population 2020

Population by Race

Race Population Percentage
White2,36195.01%
Two or More Races773.10%
Asian240.97%
Some Other Race230.93%

White Salmon Population Pyramid 2020

White Salmon Median Age

41


Total

41.6


Male

40.8


Female

White Salmon Adults

There are 1,885 adults, (533 of whom are seniors) in White Salmon.

White Salmon Age Dependency

83.8

Age Dependency Ratio

39.4

Old Age Dependency Ratio

44.4

Child Dependency Ratio

White Salmon Sex Ratio

Female

1,192

47.97%

Male

1,293

52.03%

White Salmon Households and Families

White Salmon Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

White Salmon Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Male100%0%
Married71.3%28.7%
All57.8%42.2%
Non Family42.7%57.3%
Female38%62%

57.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All1,0582.3357.8
Married5023.0871.3
Non Family4731.4242.7
Female503.0438
Male333.03100

3.01

Average Family Size

2.33

Average Household Size

5.9%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

White Salmon Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade17410.21%
9th to 12th Grade512.99%
High School Graduate33619.72%
Some College27616.20%
Associates Degree1036.04%
Bachelors Degree51830.40%
Graduate Degree24614.44%

White Salmon Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White1,4081,363715
Hispanic21434
Multiple Races636345
Asian24244
Other Race2311

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 multiple races people with a rate of 71.43%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$40,200$54,722$30,526
Less Than High School$21,301$25,296$
High School Grad$52,847$53,333$
Some College$49,107$57,917$48,250
Bachelors Degree$61,250$74,375$31,307
Graduate Degree$67,333$78,333$

$40,200

Average Earnings

$54,722

Average Male

$30,526

Average Female

White Salmon Language

White Salmon Language by Age

White Salmon Language

83.23% of White Salmon residents speak only English, while 16.77% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 15.33% of the population.

White Salmon Poverty

White Salmon Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White1,96323511.97%
Hispanic418235.50%
Multiple771418.18%

10.48%

Overall Poverty Rate

6.61%

Male Poverty Rate

14.60%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in White Salmon

The race most likely to be in poverty in White Salmon is Multiple, with 18.18% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in White Salmon is Hispanic, with 5.50% 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 6.61%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 22.95%.

Name Poverty
Some College16.89%
High School15.18%
Bachelors or Greater2.75%
Less Than High School0.00%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed85.37%
Male Unemployed66.67%
Female Employed6.14%
Male Employed0.00%

White Salmon Income

White Salmon Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$55,677$66,133
Families$71,875$82,756
Married Families$77,500-
Non Families$30,380$44,223

White Salmon Marital Status

White Salmon Marital Status

Marriage Rates

51.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.3%

Male Marriage Rate

50.7%

Female Marriage Rate

White Salmon Married by Age and Sex

White Salmon Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is Over 65, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

White Salmon Marital Status by Race

White Salmon Veterans

187

Number of Veterans

187

Male Veterans

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam107
First Gulf War42
Second Gulf War42
Korea28
World War II5

$White Salmon Veterans by Education

0.00%

Veteran Poverty Rate

35.83%

Veteran Disability Rate

White Salmon Employment Status

54.1%

Labor Force Participation

51%

Employment Rate

5.8%

Unemployment Rate

White Salmon 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

26.88%

Born in Washington

88.49%

Native Born

11.51%

Foreign Born

9.18%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

88.49% of White Salmon residents were born in the United States, with 26.88% having been born in Washington. 9.18% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
20202,791863.18%
20192,705863.28%
20182,619762.99%
20172,543863.50%
20162,457240.99%
20152,433241.00%
20142,40950.21%
20132,404341.43%
20122,370-8-0.34%
20112,378291.23%
20102,3490.00%