Wilkeson, Washington Population 2024

478

Wilkeson is a city located in Pierce County Washington. Wilkeson has a 2024 population of 478. Wilkeson is currently declining at a rate of -1.24% annually and its population has decreased by -4.59% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 501 in 2020.

The average household income in Wilkeson is $98,515 with a poverty rate of 12.53%. The median age in Wilkeson is 30.1 years: 29.1 years for males, and 33.1 years for females.

Wilkeson Demographics

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

  • White: 92.44%
  • Two or more races: 6.7%
  • Black or African American: 0.86%
  • Native American: 0%
  • Asian: 0%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0%
  • Other race: 0%
Land Area (mi²)
0.5 sq mi
Density (mi²)
1,025.30/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-4.59% (-23)
The current population of Wilkeson, Washington is 478 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 501.

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White42892.44%
Two or more races316.7%
Black or African American40.86%
Native American00%
Asian00%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander00%
Other race00%

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Native American

Asian

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Other race

Wilkeson Population by Race

Wilkeson Population Pyramid 2024

Wilkeson Median Age

30.1

Total

29.1

Male

33.1

Female

Wilkeson Adults

There are 329 adults, (77 of whom are seniors) in Wilkeson.

Wilkeson Age Dependency

83.7

Age Dependency Ratio

30.6

Old Age Dependency Ratio

53.2

Child Dependency Ratio

Wilkeson Sex Ratio

Female20744.71%
Male25655.29%

Wilkeson Population by Age

Wilkeson Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All1642.8179.920.1
Married903.3284.415.6
Non Family511.3382.417.6
Female16468.831.3
Male74.2928.671.4

3.37

Average Family Size

2.81

Average Household Size

79.9%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Wilkeson Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade82.83%
Associates Degree3713.07%
Bachelors Degree5218.37%
Graduate Degree00%
High School Graduate11239.58%
Less Than 9th Grade51.77%
Some College6924.38%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Wilkeson Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Wilkeson Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White27125852
2+ Races10100
Hispanic990

The highest rate of high school graduation is among 2+ races people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among white people with a rate of 19.19%.

Wilkeson Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$71,563$0$0
Graduate Degree$0$0$0
High School Graduate$68,611$70,278$55,625
Less Than 9th Grade$0$0$0
Overall$58,889$69,432$51,750
Some College$50,500$53,393$43,750

$58,889

Average Earnings

$69,432

Average Male

$51,750

Average Female

Wilkeson Earnings by Educational Attainment

Wilkeson Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Wilkeson Language

99.07% of Wilkeson residents speak only English, while 0.93% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Spanish, which is spoken by 0.47% of the population.

Wilkeson Language

Wilkeson Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White4265212.21%
Multiple31619.35%

12.53%

Overall Poverty Rate

14.45%

Male Poverty Rate

10.14%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Wilkeson

The race most likely to be in poverty in Wilkeson is Multiple, with 19.35% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Wilkeson is White, with 12.21% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0%. Among those working part-time, it was 20.75%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 20.47%.

Wilkeson Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
High School16.96%
Less Than 9th Grade0%
Some College0%
Bachelors or Greater0%

Wilkeson Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Female Unemployed62.5%
Male Employed8.46%
Male Unemployed0%
Female Employed0%

Wilkeson Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Wilkeson Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families$98,750$102,592
Households$98,542$98,515
Married Families$111,071$-999,999,999
Non Families$63,125$77,363

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Wilkeson Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

52.5%

Overall Marriage Rate

48.7%

Male Marriage Rate

57.1%

Female Marriage Rate

Wilkeson Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Wilkeson 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 45-54.

Wilkeson Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Wilkeson Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

23

Number of Veterans

23

Male Veterans

0

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Vietnam13
Second Gulf War0
First Gulf War0
Korea0
World War II0

Wilkeson Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
65 to 7413
55 to 648
35 to 542
18 to 340
75+0

Wilkeson Veterans by Age

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White237.35%

Wilkeson Veterans by Race

Wilkeson Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

17.39%

Veteran Poverty Rate

56.52%

Veteran Disability Rate

Wilkeson Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

63%

Labor Force Participation

59.2%

Employment Rate

6%

Unemployment Rate

Wilkeson Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Wilkeson Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Wilkeson 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

83.15%

Born in Wilkeson

99.57%

Native Born

0.43%

Foreign Born

0%

Non Citizen

0.43%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

99.57% of Wilkeson residents were born in the United States, with 83.15% having been born in Washington. 0% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Latin America.

Wilkeson Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
2029449-6-1.32%
2028455-6-1.3%
2027461-5-1.07%
2026466-6-1.27%
2025472-6-1.26%
2024478-6-1.24%
2023484-5-1.02%
2022489-5-1.01%
2021494-7-1.4%
2020501-13-2.53%
201951410.19%
201851310.2%
201751240.79%
2016508102.01%
201549820.4%
201449651.02%
201349130.61%
201248810.21%
201148761.25%
201048100%

Wilkeson Population by Year