Population

 

Tri-Cities MSA Population

2000 Census

2010 Census

2017 Estimate

Kennewick-Pasco-Richland MSA
191,822
253,340
283,830
Benton County
142,475
175,177
193,500
Kennewick
54,751
73,917
80,280
Richland
38,708
48,058
54,150
West Richland
8,385
11,811
14,660
Prosser
4,838
5,714
5,965
Franklin County
49,347
78,163
90,330
Pasco
32,066
59,781
71,680
Connell
2,956
4,209
5,450
Source: Office of Financial Management

 

Population by Gender

2000 Census
2010 Census
2017 Estimate
2022 Projection
Male
49.9%
50.3%
50.67%
50.55%
Female
50.1%
49.7%
49.33%
49.45%
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, www.trytricitiessites.org / Applied Geographic Solutions, 2017

 

Population by Race/Ethnicity

2000 Census
2010 Census
2017 Estimate
2022 Projection
White
80.0%
75.7%
73.48%
72.42%
Black
1.3%
1.5%
2.05%
2.13%
American Indian
0.8%
0.8%
0.86%
0.92%
Asian or Pacific Islander
2.2%
2.5%
3.02%
3.19%
Other Race
12.7%
16.1%
16.59%
17.08%
Multirace
3.1%
3.4%
4.0%
4.25%
Hispanic Ethnicity
21.3%
28.7%
31.05%
32.45%
Non-Hispanic or Latino
78.7%
71.3%
68.95%
67.55%
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, www.trytricitiessites.org / Applied Geographic Solutions, 2017

 

Population by Age

2010 Census
2017 Estimate
2022 Projection
0 – 4
8.43%
7.76%
7.38%
5 – 9
8.20%
8.09%
7.44%
10 – 19
15.55%
15.11%
14.89%
20 – 29
13.84%
13.49%
13.78%
30 – 39
13.18%
13.79%
13.15%
40 – 49
12.82%
11.71%
11.96%
50 – 59
12.71%
11.65%
10.85%
60 – 64
4.90%
5.52%
5.25%
65+
10.37%
12.87%
15.29%
Source:  U.S. Census Bureau, www.trytricitiessites.org / Applied Geographic Solutions, 2017

 

Median Age

2000 Census
2010 Census
2017 Estimate
Total Population
32.7
32.0
32.0
Source: U.S. Census Bureau,  www.trytricitiessites.org / Applied Geographic Solutions, 2017

 

Total Households

2017 Estimate
2022 Projection
Households
98,653
107,715
Families
71,352
77,546
Source: www.trytricitiessites.org / Applied Geographic Solutions, 2017

 

Household Income Distribution

2017 Estimate
2022 Projection
< $10K
4.65%
3.87%
$10K – $20K
7.5%
6.08%
$20K – $30K
8.87%
7.44%
$30K – $40K
8.29%
6.92%
$40K – $50K
8.31%
7.55%
$50K – $60K
7.94%
6.86%
$60K – $75K
11.11%
9.85%
$75K – $100K
14.92%
14.73%
> $100K
28.4%
36.69%
Source:  www.trytricitiessites.org / Applied Geographic Solutions, 2017

 

Size of Household

2017 Estimate
2022 Projection
1 Person
22.07%
22.64%
2 People
31.26%
31.51%
3 People
15.6%
15.79%
4 People
14.72%
14.57%
5 People
8.73%
8.39%
6+ People
4.24%
4.02%
Source:  www.trytricitiessites.org / Applied Geographic Solutions, 2017

 

Household Income & Spending

Amount
Median Household Income
$64,978.50
Average Household Expenditures
$59,547.00
Source: www.trytricitiessites.org / Applied Geographic Solutions, 2017