Population by Race
Washington State Population by Race
|Native American Alaska Native||130,780|
|Asian Pacific Islander||613,601|
|Two or more races||340,151|
- 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 minority racial group in 2015 with 8.7 percent of Washington's total population.
- Non-white racial groups represent ed 19.3 percent of Washington's population in 2015.
Last modified: October 17, 2016