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Educational attainment (mapped by county)

Percent high school graduates

Population Age 25 and Above, 2015


Whitman (95.7 percent), Garfield (95.6 percent), and San Juan (95.4 percent) Counties had the highest percentages of high school graduates.

Adams (66.6 percent), Yakima (71.9 percent), and Franklin (73.6 percent) County had the lowest percentages of high school graduates.

Languages spoken at home (mapped by county)

Percent in households where English is spoken less than "very well"

Population Age 5 and Above, 2015

The smallest share of population where English was spoken less than "Very Well" was in Lincoln and Wahkiakum counties. The highest share was in Adams County where 27.1 percent of persons were in this category.

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Language spoken at home

Persons Living in Households Where Language Other Than English Is Spoken

Age 5 and Over

Families in poverty by household type

Family Type With
Married Couple 5.6% 2.5%
Male Householder, No Wife Present 21.0% 6.4%
Female Householder, No Husband Present 34.0% 10..7%

Families by household type

Percent of Families by Household Type