|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Port Townsend is 10,306. Port Townsend, Washington is the 3,089th largest city in the US.
Port Townsend is located entirely in Jefferson County.
The current population of Port Townsend (10,306) is it's peak population.
Port Townsend has grown 23.2% since the 2000. Port Townsend, Washington is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 65% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Port Townsend has a population density of 1,305.8 people per square mile.
|3084||Glenwood Springs, Colorado||10,326||31.1%|
|3088||Garden City, Georgia||10,306||1.8%|
|3089||Port Townsend, Washington||10,306||23.2%|
|3091||North Bend, Oregon||10,285||8.0%|
|3095||Watervliet, New York||10,265||3.7%|
The total voting age population of Port Townsend, Washington, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 7,717. The voting age population is 45.6% male and 54.4% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 31.1% of the residents of Port Townsend are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Port Townsend are 92.6% White, 2.2% Asian, 1.7% Other, 1.7% Two or more races, 1.2% American Indian and 0.6% Black. Additionally, 4.4% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Port Townsend, 15.6% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 27.2%. On a per-household basis, 11.5% of families are below the poverty line in Port Townsend.
Among those aged 16 and older, 52.2% of Port Townsend residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 96.8% of Port Townsend residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 58.3% have a bachelor's degree and 28.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Port Townsend residents aged 5 and older, 7.3% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 3.4% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.4% speak an Indo-European language, and 1.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Port Townsend is 5.4%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Port Townsend, 16.2% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Port Townsend is $51,389.
In Port Townsend, 58.2% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 41.8% of housing units in Port Townsend.
Of all the housing units in Port Townsend, 16.3% of them were build before 1940.
In Port Townsend, 24.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 1,300 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Port Townsend is $957.
In Port Townsend, 84.6% of households have an active broadband internet connection.