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  • City in Washington

Seattle Residents

Seattle Residents Overview

Diversity
grade A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Population
726,054
Unemployment Rate
3.1%
Poverty Rate
10.2%
Non-Citizens
10.2%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the people who live in your area?
Based on 61 responses
  • Progressive
    43%
  • Family oriented
    18%
  • Fast paced
    16%
  • passive aggressive
    7%
  • laid-back
    5%
  • Nosy
    5%
  • Amiable
    3%

Seattle Demographics

Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    29%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    37%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    20%
    national  29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    10%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    4%
    national  11%
Racial Diversity
  • White
    62%
  • Asian
    16%
  • Hispanic
    7%
  • Two or more races
    7%
  • African American
    7%
  • Other race
    0%
  • American Indian or Alaska native
    0%
  • Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
    0%
Gender
  • Male
    51%
  • Female
    49%
Age
  • <10 years
    9%
  • 10-17 years
    6%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    25%
  • 35-44 years
    16%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    10%
  • 65+ years
    12%

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Income

Median Household Income
$105,391
National
$69,021
Household Income Brackets
  • <$25k
    12%
  • $25-$44k
    10%
  • $45-$74k
    15%
  • $75-$149k
    29%
  • $150k+
    34%
Median Individual Income
$52,142
National
$34,429
Individual Income Brackets
  • <$15k
    17%
  • $15-$34k
    18%
  • $35-$64k
    23%
  • $65k+
    41%

Community

Poll
61%
of residents say there is a good sense of community. 92 responses
Poll
84%
of people say LGBTQ+ residents are treated the same as non-LGBTQ+ residents. 92 responses
Poll
What is the most helpful tip for a new resident to know before moving to your area?
Based on 61 responses
  • Get involved in the community
    30%
  • Use public transportation.
    25%
  • Get to know your neighbors
    21%
  • expensive , crime , crackheads and more
    7%
  • Use every form of transportation to save money.
    7%
  • don't even become a resident
    3%
  • It is chill with some weird people
    3%

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