Population Demographics for Whatcom County, Washington in 2019, 2018



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Population Demographics by Race

RacePopulation% of Total
Total Population201,140100
White171,81685
Hispanic or Latino15,7567
Two or More Races7,5533
Asian7,0903
Some Other Race6,5773
American Indian5,6832
Black or African American1,929Below 1%
Three or more races690Below 1%
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander492Below 1%
Alaska Native tribes395Below 1%
Native Hawaiian106Below 1%

Population Demographics by Race and gender.

MaleFemaleTotal
Total Population99,635101,505201,140
White84,84786,969171,816
Hispanic or Latino8,1687,58815,756
Two or More Races3,7023,8517,553
Asian3,2153,8757,090
Some Other Race3,5353,0426,577
American Indian2,8972,7865,683
Black or African American1,1947351,929
Three or more races337353690
Native Hawaiian Pacific Islander245247492
Alaska Native tribes179216395
Native Hawaiian4957106

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Demographic population totals

Total population in Whatcom County

 
Total Population:201,140
Male Population:99,635
Female Population:101,505

Demographic median age by sex

Median age in Whatcom County

 
Both sexes36
Male35
Female37

Demographic sex by age for the population in households

Population in households in Whatcom County

 
Total Population:195,436
Male Population:96,859
Under 5 years:5,844
5 to 9 years:5,806
10 to 14 years:6,111
15 to 17 years:3,841
18 and 19 years:2,902
20 years:2,058
21 years:2,143
22 to 24 years:5,416
25 to 29 years:7,134
30 to 34 years:6,088
35 to 39 years:5,754
40 to 44 years:6,023
45 to 49 years:6,568
50 to 54 years:6,649
55 to 59 years:6,532
60 and 61 years:2,578
62 to 64 years:3,473
65 and 66 years:1,832
67 to 69 years:2,463
70 to 74 years:2,835
75 to 79 years:2,109
80 to 84 years:1,511
85 years and over:1,189
Female Population:98,577
Under 5 years:5,469
5 to 9 years:5,441
10 to 14 years:5,927
15 to 17 years:3,659
18 and 19 years:2,861
20 years:2,185
21 years:2,260
22 to 24 years:5,041
25 to 29 years:6,690
30 to 34 years:5,941
35 to 39 years:5,792
40 to 44 years:6,155
45 to 49 years:6,796
50 to 54 years:6,991
55 to 59 years:7,195
60 and 61 years:2,590
62 to 64 years:3,618
65 and 66 years:1,980
67 to 69 years:2,429
70 to 74 years:2,997
75 to 79 years:2,379
80 to 84 years:1,994
85 years and over:2,187

Demographic average population of home by age

Average household size in Whatcom County

 
Total:2
Under 18 years:0
18 years and over:1

Demographic household type

Number of occupied homes in Whatcom County

 
Total:80,370
Family led homes:48,862
Husband-wife family:38,577
Other family:10,285
Population of male led with no wife present:3,192
Population female led with no husband present:7,093
Population of Nonfamily homes:31,508
Population living alone:22,357
Population not living alone:9,151

Demographic population of homes with people under 18 years old by type

Total occupied homes in Whatcom County with people under 18 years old:

 
Total:80,370
Population of homes with one or more people under 18 years:22,475
Population of family homes:22,189
Husband-wife family:15,559
Under 6 years only:3,864
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:3,269
6 to 17 years only:8,426
Other family:6,630
Male householder, no wife present:1,924
Under 6 years only:488
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:306
6 to 17 years only:1,130
Female led with no husband present:4,706
Under 6 years only:989
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:829
6 to 17 years only:2,888
Nonfamily households:286
Male led households:205
Under 6 years only:42
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:14
6 to 17 years only:149
Female led householder:81
Under 6 years only:21
Under 6 years and 6 to 17 years:7
6 to 17 years only:53
Households with no people under 18 years:57,895
Family households:26,673
Husband-wife family:23,018
Other family:3,655
Male led with no wife present:1,268
Female led with no husband present:2,387
Nonfamily households:31,222
Male led householder:15,021
Female led householder:16,201

Demographic type of home by age of owner-renter

Total number led homes in Whatcom County, by type

 
Total Home Population:80,370
Population of Family homes:48,862
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:1,438
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:7,515
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:9,767
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:10,888
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:5,169
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:4,660
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:5,714
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:2,916
Population of 85 year olds and over:795
Population of Nonfamily Homes:31,508
Population of 15 to 24 year olds:5,468
Population of 25 to 34 year olds:4,838
Population of 35 to 44 year olds:3,010
Population of 45 to 54 year olds:4,627
Population of 55 to 59 year olds:2,900
Population of 60 to 64 year olds:2,761
Population of 65 to 74 year olds:3,491
Population of 75 to 84 year olds:2,615
Population of 85 year olds and over:1,798

Demographic population of homes with people 60 year olds and over

households in Whatcom County containing people over 60

 
Total Population:80,370
Population of homes with one or more people 60 years and over:27,018
1-person household:9,736
2-or-more-person household:17,282
Family households:16,143
Nonfamily households:1,139
Population of homes with no people 60 years and over:53,352
1-person household:12,621
2-or-more-person household:40,731
Family homes:32,719
Nonfamily homes:8,012

Demographic population of multigenerational homes

homes in Whatcom County with multiple generations.

 
Total Population:80,370
Home has three or more generations:1,865
Home does not have three or more generations:78,505

Demographic presence of unmarried partner of home owner-renter

Unmarried population in Whatcom County under 18 years old in homes

 
Total Population:42,083
Unmarried partner of home lead present:3,330
In family homes:3,134
Population of male led and male partner homes:87
Population of male led and female partner households:1,366
Population of female led and female partner households:165
Population of female led and male partner households:1,516
In nonfamily homes:196
Population of male led and male partner homes:1
Population of male led and female partner homes:161
Population of female led and female partner homes:9
Population of female led and male partner homes:25
No unmarried partner of home lead present:38,753
In family homes:38,555
Population of husband-wife family homes:30,405
Population of male lead with no wife present, family homes:1,722
Population of female lead with no husband present, family homes:6,428
In nonfamily homes:198

Demographic population in families by age

Population in families living in Whatcom County

 
Total Population:145,293
Population Under 18 years:41,197
Population 18 years and over:104,096

Demographic tenure of people in homes

How long in Whatcom County have lived in one place.

 
Total:80,370
Population of Owner occupied homes:49,905
Family home:36,427
Nonfamily homess:13,478
Male led home:6,194
Living alone:4,639
Not living alone:1,555
Female led home:7,284
Living alone:6,119
Not living alone:1,165
Population of Renter occupied homes:30,465
Family run homes:12,435
Husband-wife family:6,963
Other family:5,472
Male led with no wife present:1,631
Female led with no husband present:3,841
Nonfamily Homes:18,030
Male led homes:9,032
Male living alone:5,654
Male not living alone:3,378
Female led homes:8,998
Females living alone:5,945
Females not living alone:3,053