burien Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 2,546 9.3 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 8,702 31.9 % 32.6 %
Some College 8,145 29.8 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 5,522 20.2 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 2,379 8.7 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 22,736 83.3 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 6,469 23.7 % 23.7 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 49,785 - -
19 years old and under 13,085 26.3 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 17,022 34.2 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 13,302 26.7 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 6,376 12.8 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 30,365 75.9 % 84.6 %
Spanish 8,531 21.3 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 1,136 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 5,676 31.5 % 33.5 %
Married 9,013 50.0 % 50.5 %
Separated 543 3.0 % 2.6 %
Divorced 2,791 15.5 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 19,578 - -
Occupied Housing Units 18,273 93.3 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,305 6.7 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 11,291 57.7 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 423 2.2 % 5.8 %
2-Units 443 2.3 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 795 4.1 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 1,581 8.1 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 1,962 10.0 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 2,722 13.9 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 314 1.6 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 47 0.2 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,125 5.7 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,474 12.6 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 2,401 12.3 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 3,616 18.5 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 6,907 35.3 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,497 7.6 % 13.0 %
Electric 9,322 47.6 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 1,592 8.1 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 6,870 35.1 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 134 0.7 % 4.1 %
Wood 251 1.3 % 1.8 %
Other Fuel 92 0.5 % 0.4 %
None 12 0.1 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 32,776 72.0 % 75.5 %
African-American 3,598 7.9 % 13.1 %
Native American 1,085 2.4 % 0.8 %
Asian 5,166 11.3 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 2,863 6.3 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 53,712 55,775
Median Family Income 64,546 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 26,025 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 38.71 %
  • Temperature 51.32 ℉
  • Rainfall 4.64 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 20.05
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 7.02 %
6.0 2.85 %
7.0 0.14 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Moderate Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com