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Fairwood, WA Population and Races

 
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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Fairwood is 19,088. The Fairwood population density is 3,924.59 people per square mile, which is much higher than the state average density of 96.76 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Fairwood is white, which represent 61.24% of the total population. The average Fairwood education level is higher than the state average and is higher than the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 19,088. #66

Population Growth Since 2006-2010, see rank

Fairwood, WA
-1.01%
Washington
17.05%
U.S.
11.61%

*The Fairwood, WA population growth rate is since 2006-2010. The Washington and U.S population growth rate is since 2000.

Population Density, #33

Fairwood, WA
3,924.59 per square mile
Washington
96.76 per square mile
U.S.
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:11,690 (61.24%, #571)
Black:1,511 (7.92%, #27)
Hispanic:1,228 (6.43%, #262)
Asian:3,739 (19.59%, #14)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):95 (0.50%, #388)
One Race, Other:598 (3.13%, see rank)
Two or More Races:1,455 (7.62%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:664 (54.07%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:144 (11.73%, see rank)
Cuban:11 (0.90%, see rank)
Central American:105 (8.55%, see rank)
South American:56 (4.56%, see rank)

Asian Population
Indian:111 (2.97%, see rank)
Chinese:865 (23.13%, see rank)
Filipino:637 (17.04%, see rank)
Japanese:541 (14.47%, see rank)
Korean:341 (9.12%, see rank)
Vietnamese:410 (10.97%, see rank)
Asian, Other:834 (22.31%, see rank)
 

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

17,411 (91.21%) out of the total population of 19,088 reported first ancestry.

 Fairwood, WA% of the Total PopulationWashingtonU.S.
Arab200.10%, see rank0.38%0.56%
Czech960.50%, see rank0.43%0.47%
Danish1040.54%, see rank0.99%0.42%
Dutch3721.95%, see rank2.13%1.40%
English1,7799.32%, see rank10.73%8.02%
French7313.83%, see rank4.06%3.34%
German3,14016.45%, see rank18.48%15.03%
Greek1260.66%, see rank0.35%0.41%
Hungarian410.21%, see rank0.33%0.46%
Irish1,7549.19%, see rank11.22%10.80%
Italian7333.84%, see rank3.55%5.52%
Norwegian1,2336.46%, see rank5.49%1.42%
Polish2161.13%, see rank1.84%3.01%
Portuguese1450.76%, see rank0.34%0.44%
Russian1981.04%, see rank1.30%0.92%
Scotch-Irish2761.45%, see rank1.26%0.99%
Scottish8524.46%, see rank2.90%1.72%
Subsaharan African1470.77%, see rank1.02%0.95%
Swedish5012.62%, see rank3.33%1.27%
Swiss600.31%, see rank0.53%0.30%
Ukrainian570.30%, see rank0.81%0.31%
American1,0845.68%, see rank4.99%7.12%
Welsh1880.98%, see rank0.99%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 9,624 (50.42%, see rank)
Females: 9,464 (49.58%, see rank)

Fairwood, WA
Male: 50.42%
Female: 49.58%
Washington
Male: 49.91%
Female: 50.09%
U.S.
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Fairwood, WA
39.30 years old
Washington
37.40 years old
U.S.
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Fairwood, WA
39.70 years old
Washington
36.30 years old
U.S.
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Fairwood, WA
38.80 years old
Washington
38.40 years old
U.S.
38.80 years old

 Fairwood, WA% of the Total PopulationWashingtonU.S.
Under 5 years1,1936.25%, see rank6.43%6.36%
5 to 9 years1,3447.04%, see rank6.33%6.51%
10 to 14 years1,1425.98%, see rank6.40%6.59%
15 to 19 years1,0835.67%, see rank6.49%6.85%
20 to 24 years1,2246.41%, see rank7.01%7.13%
25 to 34 years2,16211.33%, see rank14.18%13.47%
35 to 44 years3,17216.62%, see rank13.23%12.96%
45 to 54 years3,21716.85%, see rank13.98%14.09%
55 to 64 years2,31412.12%, see rank12.78%12.29%
65 to 74 years1,3887.27%, see rank7.59%7.64%
75 to 84 6373.34%, see rank3.81%4.25%
85 years and over2121.11%, see rank1.78%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Fairwood, WAWashingtonU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population13,102, 100%4,645,804209,056,129
Less Than High School714, 5.45%, see rank9.82%13.67%
High School Graduate2,120, 16.18%, see rank23.34%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree4,607, 35.16%, see rank34.54%29.09%
Bachelor Degree4,051, 30.92%, see rank20.58%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree1,610, 12.29%, see rank11.72%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#14.58, see rank13.9413.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Fairwood, WA WashingtonU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten63758.24%41.76%65.02%34.98%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)1,82293.96%, see rank6.04%, see rank90.14%9.86%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)95594.87%, see rank5.13%, see rank92.74%7.26%90.60%9.40%
College1,04173.78%, see rank26.22%, see rank82.93%17.07%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School19941.21%, see rank58.79%, see rank63.03%36.97%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Fairwood, WAWashingtonU.S.
Total Households7,020, 100%2,645,396116,211,092
Average Household Size2.71, see rank2.552.63
1 Person Households1,386, 19.74%, see rank27.79%27.57%
2 or More Person Households5,634, 80.26%, see rank72.21%72.43%
Family Households (Families)5,127, 73.03%, see rank64.48%66.22%
Average Family Size3.15, see rank3.233.32
Married-Couple Family3,944, 56.18%, see rank49.73%48.42%
Nonfamily Households1,893, 26.97%, see rank35.52%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Fairwood, WA%WashingtonU.S.
15 Years and Over Total15,409see rank5,576,837252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over7,808100%, see rank2,766,340123,281,364
Never Married2,57833.02%, see rank34.08%35.77%
Married4,39456.28%, see rank53.24%52.04%
Widowed1562.00%, see rank2.16%2.57%
Divorced6808.71%, see rank10.52%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over7,601100%, see rank2,810,497129,692,771
Never Married1,96125.80%, see rank26.91%29.48%
Married4,16654.81%, see rank51.78%49.19%
Widowed3845.05%, see rank7.72%9.16%
Divorced1,09014.34%, see rank13.59%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Fairwood, WA%WashingtonU.S.
Native16,07584.22%, see rank86.65%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence9,38049.14%, see rank47.34%58.73%
Born in Different State6,48833.99%, see rank37.62%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
2071.08%, see rank1.70%1.42%
Foreign Born3,01315.78%, see rank13.35%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship2,09710.99%, see rank6.19%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship9164.80%, see rank7.15%7.09%
Born In Europe2611.37%, see rank2.21%1.53%
Born In Asia1,97110.33%, see rank5.44%3.82%
Born In Africa290.15%, see rank0.73%0.55%
Born In Oceania410.21%, see rank0.20%0.07%
Born In Latin America5933.11%, see rank4.10%6.83%
Born In Northern America1180.62%, see rank0.67%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Fairwood, WA%WashingtonU.S.
English5,47477.98%, see rank80.98%79.39%
Spanish2934.17%, see rank7.43%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages2283.25%, see rank4.54%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages1,01114.40%, see rank5.96%3.36%
Other140.20%, see rank1.09%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.


 
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