Washington State Guides

Washington Information, Demograpgics, Realestate, Finance, Education, Media, Town and City

State Guides

flightsAirports and Airlines: Airports in the state of Washington.
blue pagesBlue Pages: State facts, information and gov links.
chambers of commerceChambers of Commerce: Chambers of Commerce throughout the state.
collegeColleges and Trade Schools: College and University information and Campus locations.
worldCounties in Washington: List of Counties in the State.
educationEducation: Education related sites for students, parents, educators and administrators.
golfGolf Courses: Golf Courses in the state, Golf Associations and Golfing Sites.
governmentGovernment Links: Local and State Government Sites.
hospitalsHospitals & Medical Facilities: Directory of Hospitals and Medical facilities in the state.
legalLegal Resources: Attorneys, Bar Associations, Courts, Documents and Records.
newspaperMedia: Television, Radio Stations, and Newspapers in Washington.
newspaperNewspapers: Newspapers Publications throughout the state.
radioRadio Stations: AM and FM Radio Stations in the state of Washington.
shopShopping Malls: Find local of shopping malls and shopping centers.
small businessSmall Business Resources: Resources for small businesses. Start, ManAge, or Promote a business.
worldState Facts: State specific information, facts, figures, slogans and symbols.
televisionTelevision: Local television stations, cable TV, Satellite TV and broadcasting sites.
worldTowns and Cities: Official Town and City Websites in the state of Washington.
worldTravel and Tourism: Visitor and Travel information, secure online reservations.
yellow pagesYellow Pages: Business Directory.
Zoos: Directory of Zoos, Aquariums, Animal Sanctuaries, Safaris, and Preserves.

Interactive Washington Counties Map

Population Over Time

According to census 2019 five year estimate, the Washington population is 7,404,107 and in 2018 population is 7,294,336, with a change of 1.48%. From Year 2010 to 2019 the population changed to 11.38%.

Population 20197,404,107
Population 20187,294,336
Population 20177,169,967
Population 20167,073,146
Population 20156,985,464
Population 20146,899,123
Population 20136,819,579
Population 20126,738,714
Population 20116,652,845
Population 20106,561,297

Age Distribution/Median Age

The Median Age (half are younger, and half older, than this Age) of Washington is 37.7.

Age Under 5 years451,651
Age 5 to 9 years466,459
Age 10 to 14 years451,651
Age 15 to 19 years444,246
Age 20 to 24 years481,267
Age 25 to 34 years1,118,020
Age 35 to 44 years977,342
Age 45 to 54 years940,322
Age 55 to 59 years488,671
Age 60 to 64 years466,459
Age 65 to 74 years681,178
Age 75 to 84 years310,972
Age 85 years and over125,870

15.1% percent of people in Washington are aged 65 years and over. 22.2% percent of people are aged under 18 years in Washington.

Median Age Over Time

The Median age compared to 2018 changed 0.1 years while compared to 2010 changed 0.7 years (Negative indicates median age is decreasing and Positive means median age increasing).

Median Age 201937.7
Median Age 201837.6
Median Age 201737.6
Median Age 201637.6
Median Age 201537.4
Median Age 201437.4
Median Age 201337.3
Median Age 201237.2
Median Age 201137.1
Median Age 201037.0


In Washington, 68.5% people are white alone and 4.8% people are with two and more races.

White alone5,071,813
Asian alone629,349
Two or more races355,397
Black or African American alone273,952
American Indian and Alaska Native alone81,445
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone44,425

Hispanic or Latino

12.7% people are Hispanic or Latino and 10.1% people are Mexican.

Other Hispanic or Latino148,082
Puerto Rican37,021

Marital Status

Approximately 31.0% of people over the age of 15 have never married.
Approximately 51.0% of the population is currently in a marriage.
Never married includes those who've never entered a marriage and those whose first marriage was annulled. Married includes common law marriages and live-in couples and excludes separated marriages.

Now married (except separated)51.0
Never married31.0

Washington Home Price Index

Washington Home Median value is $339000.
The Home value change from 2019 to 2018 is 8.05% and from 2010 to 2019 is 15.81%.

Real Estate 2019 Median Value$339,000
Real Estate 2018 Median Value$311,700
Real Estate 2017 Median Value$286,800
Real Estate 2016 Median Value$269,300
Real Estate 2015 Median Value$259,500
Real Estate 2014 Median Value$257,200
Real Estate 2013 Median Value$262,100
Real Estate 2012 Median Value$272,900
Real Estate 2011 Median Value$283,200
Real Estate 2010 Median Value$285,400

Monthly Rent Prices

The Average Gross Monthly Rent price for house in Washington is $1258.
From 2010 to 2019 29.89% changed in Market rent in Washington.

Median Gross Rent 2019$1258
Median Gross Rent 2018$1194
Median Gross Rent 2017$1120
Median Gross Rent 2016$1056
Median Gross Rent 2015$1014
Median Gross Rent 2014$995
Median Gross Rent 2013$973
Median Gross Rent 2012$951
Median Gross Rent 2011$923
Median Gross Rent 2010$882

Fuel Type

Utility gas982,204
Bottled, tank, or LP gas86,984
Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.48,856
Other fuel16,191
No fuel used12,398
Solar energy1,645
Coal or coke552

Annual Household Income

Approximately 14.9% of Washington population lives in a low-income household, or a household with an annual income of less than $25,000.
Lower Middle Class: The Second common household income level is lower middle class with approximately 49.5% of Washington residents living in a household earning an annual income between $25,000 and $100,000.
Upper Middle Class: 35.6% Washington residents living in a household earning an annual income more then $100K.

Estimate; Less than $10,0004.8
Estimate; $10,000 to $14,9993.2
Estimate; $15,000 to $24,9996.9
Estimate; $25,000 to $34,9997.3
Estimate; $35,000 to $49,99911.3
Estimate; $50,000 to $74,99917.2
Estimate; $75,000 to $99,99913.7
Estimate; $100,000 to $149,99917.7
Estimate; $150,000 to $199,9998.4
Estimate; $200,000 or more9.5

Median Income Over Time

The Median income from 2019 to 2010 changed to 22.41%

Median Income 2019 (Dollars)$73775
Median Income 2018 (Dollars)$70116
Median Income 2017 (Dollars)$66174
Median Income 2016 (Dollars)$62848
Median Income 2015 (Dollars)$61062
Median Income 2014 (Dollars)$60294
Median Income 2013 (Dollars)$59478
Median Income 2012 (Dollars)$59374
Median Income 2011 (Dollars)$58890
Median Income 2010 (Dollars)$57244

Employment Statistics

Washington unemployment rate is 6 %.
Employed and unemployed numbers only account for people within the labor force. To be in the labor force one has to be at least 16 Years of Age and not institutionalized. The U.S. Armed forces include people on active duty in the Army, Air Force, Navy Marine Corps and Coast Guard.

Labor Force Participation Rate 201764.3
Employment/Population Ratio 201759.6
Unemployment Rate 20176
Labor Force Participation Rate 201664.2
Employment/Population Ratio 201659
Unemployment Rate 20166.8
Labor Force Participation Rate 201564.4
Employment/Population Ratio 201558.5
Unemployment Rate 20157.9
Labor Force Participation Rate 201464.7
Employment/Population Ratio 201458.2
Unemployment Rate 20148.8

Occupation Distribution

Educational services, and health care and social assistance774,361
Professional, scientific, and management, and administrative and waste management services475,805
Retail trade415,696
Arts, entertainment, and recreation, and accommodation and food services330,467
Transportation and warehousing, and utilities193,233
Finance and insurance, and real estate and rental and leasing190,290
Public administration180,875
Other services, except public administration165,351
Wholesale trade99,426
Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining91,710

Highest Degree Attained

Approximately 34.5% of the Washington population attained Percent bachelor's degree or higher, and 90.8% people attained Percent high school graduate or higher. 85.2% of Washington children enrolled in in public school and 14.8 % children enrolled in Private schools.

Enrolment Distributions

The Total Population 3 Years and over enrolled in school is 1,764,122.

Elementary school (grades 1-8)728,582
College or graduate school446,323
High school (grades 9-12)370,466
Nursery school, preschool121,724