seattle Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 13,456 2.9 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 51,571 11.2 % 32.6 %
Some College 81,823 17.7 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 186,009 40.3 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 128,721 27.9 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 437,116 94.7 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 286,641 62.1 % 62.1 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 684,443 - -
19 years old and under 117,048 17.1 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 324,048 47.3 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 165,911 24.2 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 77,436 11.3 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 517,508 92.5 % 84.6 %
Spanish 26,580 4.8 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 15,370 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 121,127 43.2 % 33.5 %
Married 121,182 43.2 % 50.5 %
Separated 3,630 1.3 % 2.6 %
Divorced 34,670 12.4 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 328,358 - -
Occupied Housing Units 311,038 94.7 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 17,320 5.3 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 140,692 42.8 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 16,306 5.0 % 5.8 %
2-Units 7,678 2.3 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 13,474 4.1 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 16,744 5.1 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 26,806 8.2 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 105,194 32.0 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 1,297 0.4 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 167 0.1 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 28,426 8.7 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 27,527 8.4 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 28,066 8.5 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 28,086 8.6 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 63,779 19.4 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 86,209 26.3 % 13.0 %
Electric 163,560 49.8 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 16,771 5.1 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 118,419 36.1 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 3,043 0.9 % 4.1 %
Wood 1,545 0.5 % 1.8 %
Solar 196 0.1 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 3,432 1.0 % 0.4 %
None 4,072 1.2 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 473,045 73.8 % 75.5 %
African-American 50,190 7.8 % 13.1 %
Native American 4,165 0.7 % 0.8 %
Asian 96,669 15.1 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 16,502 2.6 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 80,349 55,775
Median Family Income 113,273 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 50,290 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 33.33 %
  • Temperature 56.95 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.08 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 15.3
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 6.84 %
6.0 2.76 %
7.0 0.14 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Moderate Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com