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Seattle Residents

Diversity
A
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Population
688,245
Unemployment Rate
3.4%
Poverty Rate
12.5%
Non-Citizens
8.9%
Poll
What one word or phrase best describes the people who live in your area?
Based on 29 responses
Report
  • Fast paced
    31%
  • Progressive
    24%
  • Family oriented
    21%
  • laid-back
    7%
  • Nosy
    7%
  • Amiable
    3%
  • awful
    3%

Seattle Demographics

Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    26%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    36%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    22%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    10%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    6%
    13%
Racial Diversity
  • White
    65%
  • Asian
    14%
  • African American
    7%
  • Hispanic
    6%
  • Two or more races
    6%
  • American Indian or Alaska native
    0%
  • Hawaiian or other Pacific Islander
    0%
  • Other race
    0%
Gender
  • Male
    50%
  • Female
    50%
Age
  • <10 years
    9%
  • 10-17 years
    6%
  • 18-24 years
    11%
  • 25-34 years
    23%
  • 35-44 years
    16%
  • 45-54 years
    12%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    12%

Income

Median Household Income
$79,565
National
$55,322
Household Income Brackets
  • <$25k
    16%
  • $25-$44k
    13%
  • $45-$74k
    18%
  • $75-$149k
    29%
  • $150k+
    23%
Median Individual Income
$42,636
National
$27,419
Individual Income Brackets
  • <$15k
    21%
  • $15-$34k
    21%
  • $35-$64k
    24%
  • $65k+
    34%

Community

Poll
62%
of residents say there is a good sense of community.60 responses
Poll
82%
of people say LGBT residents are very accepted.60 responses
Poll
What is the most helpful tip for a new resident to know before moving to your area?
Based on 29 responses
Report
  • Get involved in the community
    31%
  • Use public transportation.
    28%
  • Get to know your neighbors
    24%
  • Use every form of transportation to save money.
    7%
  • don't even become a resident
    3%
  • expensive , crime , crackheads and more
    3%
  • It's a small town, everyone knows everyone
    3%
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