burien Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 2,586 9.4 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 8,986 32.6 % 32.8 %
Some College 8,362 30.3 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 5,292 19.2 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 2,357 8.5 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 23,252 84.3 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 6,372 23.1 % 23.1 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 49,291 - -
19 years old and under 12,982 26.3 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 16,792 34.1 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 13,211 26.8 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 6,306 12.8 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 29,537 75.2 % 84.8 %
Spanish 8,490 21.6 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 1,256 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 5,743 31.8 % 33.2 %
Married 8,724 48.4 % 50.6 %
Separated 589 3.3 % 2.6 %
Divorced 2,982 16.5 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 19,433 - -
Occupied Housing Units 18,266 94.0 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,167 6.0 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 11,064 56.9 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 374 1.9 % 5.8 %
2-Units 395 2.0 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 760 3.9 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 1,689 8.7 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 2,037 10.5 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 2,716 14.0 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 312 1.6 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 86 0.4 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 1,220 6.3 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,608 13.4 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 2,579 13.3 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 3,447 17.7 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 6,499 33.4 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,513 7.8 % 13.1 %
Electric 9,369 48.2 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 1,725 8.9 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 6,613 34.0 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 177 0.9 % 4.2 %
Coal 31 0.2 % 0.1 %
Wood 237 1.2 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 70 0.4 % 0.4 %
None 44 0.2 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 32,644 71.9 % 75.7 %
African-American 3,698 8.1 % 13.1 %
Native American 806 1.8 % 0.8 %
Asian 5,421 11.9 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 2,767 6.1 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 52,140 53,657
Median Family Income 63,325 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 26,015 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 64.52 %
  • Temperature 75.76 ℉
  • Rainfall 1.11 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 1.17
    [CDD] 2.43
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