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Kitsap County, Washington

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Kitsap County, Washington
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 251,133
Population Estimates, July 1 2021, (V2021)
Population estimates base, April 1, 2020, (V2021)
Population, percent change - April 1, 2020 (estimates base) to July 1, 2021, (V2021)
Population, Census, April 1, 2020 275,611
Population, Census, April 1, 2010 251,133
Age and Sex
Persons under 5 years, percent
Persons under 18 years, percent
Persons 65 years and over, percent
Female persons, percent
Race and Hispanic Origin
White alone, percent
Black or African American alone, percent(a)
American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent(a)
Asian alone, percent(a)
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent(a)
Two or More Races, percent
Hispanic or Latino, percent(b)
White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent
Population Characteristics
Veterans, 2016-2020 32,540
Foreign born persons, percent, 2016-2020 6.7%
Housing units, July 1, 2021, (V2021) 114,783
Owner-occupied housing unit rate, 2016-2020 68.1%
Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2016-2020 $362,700
Median selected monthly owner costs -with a mortgage, 2016-2020 $1,834
Median selected monthly owner costs -without a mortgage, 2016-2020 $608
Median gross rent, 2016-2020 $1,349
Building permits, 2021 2,285
Families & Living Arrangements
Households, 2016-2020 105,758
Persons per household, 2016-2020 2.46
Living in same house 1 year ago, percent of persons age 1 year+, 2016-2020 83.4%
Language other than English spoken at home, percent of persons age 5 years+, 2016-2020 7.5%
Computer and Internet Use
Households with a computer, percent, 2016-2020 95.8%
Households with a broadband Internet subscription, percent, 2016-2020 92.7%
High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 94.9%
Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25 years+, 2016-2020 34.4%
With a disability, under age 65 years, percent, 2016-2020 10.5%
Persons without health insurance, under age 65 years, percent
In civilian labor force, total, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 55.1%
In civilian labor force, female, percent of population age 16 years+, 2016-2020 52.5%
Total accommodation and food services sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 640,883
Total health care and social assistance receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 1,619,130
Total transportation and warehousing receipts/revenue, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 134,303
Total retail sales, 2017 ($1,000)(c) 3,319,099
Total retail sales per capita, 2017(c) $12,448
Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16 years+, 2016-2020 30.0
Income & Poverty
Median household income (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $78,969
Per capita income in past 12 months (in 2020 dollars), 2016-2020 $39,993
Persons in poverty, percent
Total employer establishments, 2020 6,016
Total employment, 2020 63,101
Total annual payroll, 2020 ($1,000) 2,708,367
Total employment, percent change, 2019-2020 -1.1%
Total nonemployer establishments, 2019 15,936
All employer firms, Reference year 2017 5,255
Men-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 2,513
Women-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 1,056
Minority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 607
Nonminority-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 3,983
Veteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 S
Nonveteran-owned employer firms, Reference year 2017 4,085
Population per square mile, 2020 697.6
Population per square mile, 2010 635.9
Land area in square miles, 2020 395.10
Land area in square miles, 2010 394.94
FIPS Code 53035
Value Notes

Estimates are not comparable to other geographic levels due to methodology differences that may exist between different data sources.

Some estimates presented here come from sample data, and thus have sampling errors that may render some apparent differences between geographies statistically indistinguishable. Click the Quick Info icon to the left of each row in TABLE view to learn about sampling error.

The vintage year (e.g., V2021) refers to the final year of the series (2020 thru 2021). Different vintage years of estimates are not comparable.

Users should exercise caution when comparing 2016-2020 ACS 5-year estimates to other ACS estimates. For more information, please visit the 2020 5-year ACS Comparison Guidance page.

Fact Notes Value Flags

QuickFacts data are derived from: Population Estimates, American Community Survey, Census of Population and Housing, Current Population Survey, Small Area Health Insurance Estimates, Small Area Income and Poverty Estimates, State and County Housing Unit Estimates, County Business Patterns, Nonemployer Statistics, Economic Census, Survey of Business Owners, Building Permits.

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