Population by Race
Washington State Population by Race
|Native American Alaska Native||119,352|
|Asian Pacific Islander||507,143|
|Two or more races||212,864|
- Respondents to the federal census were allowed to check more than one race category for the first time in 2000 thus allowing the tabulation of persons of multiple race.
- Asian and Pacific Islanders make up the largest racial group in 2010 with 7.5 percent of Washington's total population.
- Non-white racial groups represent ed 16.2 percent of Washington's population in 2010.
Last modified: September 26, 2012