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Washington POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2015 (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
7,170,351

Age

PEOPLE OF Washington DETAILS
Under 5 Years 6.38
5 To 17 16.47
18 To 24 9.55
25 To 34 14.33
35 To 54 26.81
55 To 64 12.87
65 Years And Over 13.58

Educational Attainment of Adults

EDUCATIONAL ATTAINMENT OF ADULTS
High School Graduates 90.4
College Graduated 32.9
Attending College 5.6

Income

Per capita Income

Per capita Income
Washington 31762 29317.92350029423 #B7D433
USA 28889 26666 #C1F000

Median household income

Median household income
Washington 61062 30346.073988482396 #B3D234
USA 53657 26666 #C1F000

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
13.3%

Employment Industries in WA

INDUSTRIES PEOPLE WORK IN
Healthcare 13.1
Retail 11.8
Manufacturing 10.5
Education 8.4
Professional, scientific, and technical services 8.3
Accommodation 6.9
Construction 6.1
Public Service 5.3
Other 4.8
Transportation 4.4
Administration 3.9
Finance 3.4
Wholesale 2.9
Agriculture 2.5
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 70.8
Black Or African American 3.5
American Indian And Alaska Native 1.2
Asian 7.6
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders 0.6
Some Other Race Alone 4.4
Two Or More Races 0.0
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race) 12.0

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Ancestry Details
German 18.1
Unclassified 13.5
Irish 11.0
English 10.5
Norwegian 5.4
Italian 3.5
Swedish 3.3
French 3.2
Scottish 2.9
European 2.4
Dutch 2.1
Polish 1.8
Russian 1.3
Scots-Irish 1.2
Welsh 1.0
Danish 1.0
Ukrainian 0.8
Scandinavian 0.8
French Canadian 0.8
British 0.7

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

Languages Details
English 81.1
Spanish 8.4
Chinese 1.4
Vietnamese 0.9
Russian 0.9
Tagalog 0.9
Korean 0.7
African languages 0.6
German 0.5
Pacific Island languages 0.5
Slavic languages 0.4
Other Asian languages 0.4
Indic languages 0.4
Japanese 0.4
French 0.4
Hindi 0.3
Mon-Khmer (Cambodian) 0.3
Arabic 0.2
Other Indo-European 0.2
Persian 0.1

Foreign Born WA Residents
13.4%