Other pages about the topic: Washington trends

Population by race

Washington state population by race


Components of population change


2010 Population 6,724,540
Plus Births    790,330
Less Deaths    478,750
Plus Net Migration    510,280
=2019 Population 7,546,400

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


Clallam County had the highest percentage of single parent families with 41.9 percent.

Garfield County had the lowest share of single parent families, with 20.4 percent.

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


Adams County had the highest percentage of single mother families in poverty at 43.7 percent.

The lowest poverty rates for families headed by single mothers was found in Wahkiakum County at 8.7 percent.

Language spoken at home

Persons Living in Households Where Language Other Than English Is Spoken

Age 5 and Over