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White Center
  • Suburb of Seattle, WA

Report Card

grade B minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade C+
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade unavailable
  3. Housing
    grade D
  4. Nightlife
    grade A minus
  5. Good for Families
    grade B minus
  6. Diversity
    grade A+
  7. Jobs
    grade C
  8. Weather
    grade B
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A minus
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade B+

editorial

White Center is a suburb of Seattle with a population of 15,479. White Center is in King County. Living in White Center offers residents an urban suburban mix feel and most residents own their homes. In White Center there are a lot of restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many families live in White Center and residents tend to be liberal.

About

About White Center...
Population
15,479

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$551,500
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,594
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Urban Suburban Mix
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    45%
  • Own
    55%
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White Center Rankings

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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    10%
  • 25-34 years
    17%
  • 35-44 years
    15%
  • 45-54 years
    13%
  • 55-64 years
    11%
  • 65+ years
    12%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    9%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    24%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    28%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    23%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    16%
    national  11%

Working in White Center

Jobs
grade C
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$79,432
National
$75,149

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