Washington
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Washington POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2016 (latest available). Updated annually.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more

Washington Population & Age Distribution

Total Population
7,288,000

Age

PEOPLE OF Washington DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.32
5 To 17 16.36
18 To 24 9.39
25 To 34 14.42
35 To 54 26.52
55 To 64 12.94
65 Years And Over 14.04

Educational Attainment of Adults

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
High School Graduates 90.6
College Graduated 33.6
Attending College 5.5



Income

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Washington 32999 29499.86033725569 #B7D433
USA 29829 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Washington 62848 30293.64028776978 #B3D234
USA 55322 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
12.7%

Employment Industries in WA

INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 13.0
Retail 11.8
Manufacturing 10.5
Professional, scientific, and technical services 8.6
Education 8.4
Accommodation 6.9
Construction 6.1
Public Service 5.3
Other 4.7
Transportation 4.4
Administration 3.8
Finance 3.4
Wholesale 2.9
Agriculture 2.6
Arts 2.4
Information Technology 2.3
Real Estate 2.0
Utilities 0.8
Mining 0.1
Management 0.1

Race & Ethnic Diversity

% of Residents
White 70.4
Black Or African American 3.5
American Indian And Alaska Native 1.1
Asian 7.7
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.6
Other Race / Two or More Races 4.6
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 12.1

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 17.8
Unclassified 14.7
Irish 10.8
English 10.4
Norwegian 5.4
Italian 3.5
Swedish 3.2
French 3.1
Scottish 2.9
European 2.5
Dutch 2.0
Polish 1.9
Scots-Irish 1.2
Russian 1.2
Welsh 1.0
Danish 1.0
Ukrainian 0.8
Scandinavian 0.8
French Canadian 0.7
British 0.7

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 81.0
Spanish 8.4
Chinese 1.4
Slavic languages 0.9
Indic languages 0.9
Vietnamese 0.9
Tagalog 0.9
Korean 0.7
German 0.5
Native American languages 0.5
Pacific Island languages 0.5
Russian 0.4
Other Asian languages 0.4
French 0.4
African languages 0.4
Japanese 0.3
Hindi 0.3
Arabic 0.2
Other Indo-European 0.2
Persian 0.1

Foreign Born WA Residents
13.5%