Poulsbo, WA Population

By | July 2, 2019

Population: 6,813. Estimated population in July 2020: 7,593 (+11.4% change)
Males: 3,163 (46.4%), Females: 3,650 (53.6%)

Kitsap County

Zip code: 98370

Median resident age: 39.3 years
Median household income: $38,875
Median house value: $164,200

Races in Poulsbo:

  • White Non-Hispanic (85.9%)
  • Hispanic (4.8%)
  • Two or more races (4.6%)
  • American Indian (2.1%)
  • Other race (1.9%)
  • Filipino (1.2%)
  • Black (1.0%)

Ancestries: German (19.9%), Irish (14.9%), English (14.0%), Norwegian (10.5%), Swedish (5.5%), French (4.2%).

Elevation: 15 feet

Land area: 3.2 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Poulsbo

  • High school or higher: 86.8%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 29.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.2%
  • Unemployed: 5.6%
  • Mean travel time to work: 38.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Poulsbo city

  • Never married: 20.4%
  • Now married: 54.1%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 12.1%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

6.8% Foreign born (2.1% Asia, 1.9% Europe, 1.5% Latin America, 1.2% North America).

Population change in the 1990s: +1,722 (+33.8%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Poulsbo:

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Poulsbo:

  • BOEING FIELD/KING COUNTY INTL (about 29 miles; SEATTLE, WA; Abbreviation: BFI)
  • SNOHOMISH COUNTY (PAINE FLD) (about 29 miles; EVERETT, WA; Abbreviation: PAE)
  • SEATTLE-TACOMA INTL (about 32 miles; SEATTLE, WA; Abbreviation: SEA)
Other public-use airports nearest to Poulsbo:

  • PORT OF POULSBO MARINA MOORAGE (about 1 miles; POULSBO, WA; Abbreviation: 83Q)
  • BREMERTON NATIONAL (about 20 miles; BREMERTON, WA; Abbreviation: PWT)
  • KENMORE AIR HARBOR (about 23 miles; SEATTLE, WA; Abbreviation: W55)
Amtrak station near Poulsbo:

  • 19 miles: EDMONDS (211 RAILROAD AVE.). Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges and Universities

College/University in Poulsbo:

  • NORTHWEST COLLEGE OF ART (Full-time enrollment: 85; Location: 16464 HWY 305; Private, for-profit; Website: www.nca.edu)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Poulsbo:

  • OLYMPIC COLLEGE (about 12 miles; BREMERTON, WA; Full-time enrollment: 3,889)
  • SEATTLE PACIFIC UNIVERSITY (about 21 miles; SEATTLE, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,992)
  • SHORELINE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 21 miles; SEATTLE, WA; Full-time enrollment: 4,526)
  • SEATTLE COMMUNITY COLLEGE-NORTH CAMPUS (about 22 miles; SEATTLE, WA; Full-time enrollment: 3,489)
  • ART INSTITUTE OF SEATTLE (about 23 miles; SEATTLE, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,313)
  • SEATTLE COMMUNITY COLLEGE-SOUTH CAMPUS (about 25 miles; SEATTLE, WA; Full-time enrollment: 3,013)
  • SEATTLE UNIVERSITY (about 25 miles; SEATTLE, WA; Full-time enrollment: 4,743)

Schools

Public high school in Poulsbo:

  • NORTH KITSAP HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 1,433; Location: 1780 NE HOSTMARK; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Poulsbo:

  • POULSBO JUNIOR HIGH (Students: 792; Location: 2003 NE HOSTMARK; Grades: 07 – 09)
  • VINLAND ELEMENTARY (Students: 650; Location: 22104 RHODODENDRON LN NW; Grades: PK – 06)
  • POULSBO ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 622; Location: 18531 NOLL RD NE; Grades: PK – 06)
  • BREIDABLIK ELEMENTARY (Students: 464; Location: 25142 WAGHORN RD NW; Grades: PK – 06)
  • HILDER PEARSON ELEMENTARY (Students: 356; Location: 15650 CENTRAL VALLEY RD NW; Grades: PK – 06)
  • PAL PROGRAM (Students: 206; Location: 1845 NE HOSTMARK ST; Grades: KG – 12)
  • SPECIAL PROGRAMS (Students: 11; Location: 18360 CALDART AVE NE; Grades: PK – 12)
Private primary/middle schools in Poulsbo:

  • CHRIST THE KING ACADEMY (Students: 208; Location: P.O. BOX 2460/705 N.E. LINCOLN; Grades: KG – 9)
  • SILVERWOOD SCHOOL (Students: 83; Location: 14000 CENTRAL VALLEY RD NW; Grades: 1 – 6)
  • THE FARM (Students: 72; Location: 17197 CLEAR CREEK RD; Grades: PK – KG)
  • CHILDRENS GARDEN MONTESSORI SC (Students: 60; Location: 3805 NE SAWDUST HILL RD; Grades: PK – KG)
  • POULSBO SDA SCHOOL (Students: 16; Location: 1700 LINCOLN NE; Grades: 1 – 8)