Other pages about the topic: Social-economic data

Languages spoken at home (mapped by county)

Percent in households where English is spoken less than "very well"

Population Age 5 and Above, 2018

The smallest share of population where English was spoken less than "Very Well" was in Pend Oreille and Lincoln County. The highest share was in Adams County where 29.0% of persons were in this category.

return to top

Single-parent families as a percent of all families with children (mapped by county)


Okanogan County had the highest percentage of single parent families with 43.1%.

Wahiakum County had the lowest share of single parent families, with 17.1%.

Language spoken at home

Persons Living in Households Where Language Other Than English Is Spoken

Age 5 and Over

Poverty rate for single-parent families headed by a female householder (mapped by county)


Klickitat County had the highest percentage of single mother families in poverty at 58.0%.

The lowest poverty rates for families headed by single mothers was found in Columbia County at 10.9%.

Families in poverty by household type

Family Type With
Married Couple 4.4% 2.2%
Male Householder, No Wife Present 10.8% 4.5%
Female Householder, No Husband Present 29.2% 9.1%