|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Cheney is 13,087. Cheney, Washington is the 2,595th largest city in the US.
Cheney is located entirely in Spokane County.
The current population of Cheney (13,087) is it's peak population.
Cheney has grown 47.8% since the 2000. Cheney, Washington is growing moderately quickly; it is growing faster than 77% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Cheney has a population density of 2,481.8 people per square mile.
|2552||Lake Forest Park||13,358||4.0%|
|2589||Ridgefield Park, New Jersey||13,136||2.0%|
|2591||North Palm Beach, Florida||13,103||8.2%|
|2592||Hazel Crest, Illinois||13,098||-11.6%|
The total voting age population of Cheney, Washington, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 10,224. The voting age population is 46.1% male and 53.9% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 7.3% of the residents of Cheney are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Cheney are 79.8% White, 6.7% Two or more races, 5.0% Black, 3.5% Other, 3.0% Asian, 1.7% American Indian and 0.3% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander. Additionally, 12.5% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Cheney, 34.4% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 15.9%. On a per-household basis, 16.2% of families are below the poverty line in Cheney.
Among those aged 16 and older, 64.9% of Cheney residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 95.5% of Cheney residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 44.2% have a bachelor's degree and 17.5% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Cheney residents aged 5 and older, 11.4% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 6.8% of residents speak Spanish at home, 1.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.8% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Cheney is 9.7%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Cheney, 28.6% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Cheney is $40,573.
In Cheney, 31.7% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 68.3% of housing units in Cheney.
Of all the housing units in Cheney, 5.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Cheney, 32.4% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,600 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Cheney is $893.
In Cheney, 88.0% of households have an active broadband internet connection.