Moses Lake, WA Demographics

The total population of Moses Lake is estimated to be 25,155 with 11,977 males (47.61%) and 13,178 females (52.39%). There are 1,201 more females than males in Moses Lake.
The median household income in Moses Lake was $68,992 in 2021, which marked an an increase of 849(1.25%) from $68,143 in 2020. This income is 92.48% of the U.S. median household income of $74,606 (all incomes in 2022 inflation-adjusted dollars).
Per the latest American Community Survey by the Census Bureau, Moses Lake sees its highest median household income among householders in the age group of 45 to 64 years old, at $81,380. Overall, the median household income for the city of Moses Lake stands at $68,992.
In Moses Lake, the median income for all workers aged 15 years and older, regardless of work hours, was $42,679 for males and $29,321 for females. However, when specifically considering full-time, year-round workers within the same age group, the median income was $59,480 for males and $49,198 for females.
In Moses Lake, the demographic landscape is diverse, spanning 4 distinct racial categories among households. Among these, Asian households have the highest median household income at $77,090, while Some Other Race households represent the opposite end with the lowest median household income of $49,843.
In 2022, the population of Moses Lake was 25,888, a 0.86% increase year-by-year from 2021. Previously, in 2021, Moses Lake's population was 25,668, an increase of 1.31% compared to a population of 25,336 in 2020.
The median age in Moses Lake, WA is 31.0, as per 2021 ACS 5-Year Estimates. Of the total population, 23.86% were under the age of 15, 24.45% aged 15 to 29, 38.23% aged 30 to 64, 11.79% aged 65 to 84, and 1.67% were 85 years of age and older.
Racial distribution of Moses Lake population: 67.55% are White, 3.02% are Black or African American, 1.17% are American Indian and Alaska Native, 1.50% are Asian, 17.29% are some other race and 9.47% are multiracial.