Burien SnackAbility

7
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
10
Safety
4
Amenities
10
Education
6
Commute
5

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Burien, Washington Info Snack

Burien (/bjrin/ BYUR-ee-n) is a suburban city in King County, Washington, United States, located south of Seattle on Puget Sound. As of the 2010 Census, Burien's population was 33,313, which is a 49.7% increase since incorporation. An annexation in 2010 increased the city's population to about 50,000.
Population
50,187
Unemployment
5.8%
Poverty
17.4%
Median Home
$290,500
Median Income
$54,546
Median Rent
$1,023

Rankings for Burien in Washington

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Map Of Burien, WA

Population over time in Burien

Year Population % Change
2016 50,187 0.8%
2015 49,785 1.0%
2014 49,291 7.5%
2013 45,865 8.1%
2012 42,418 28.1%
2011 33,102 1.1%
2010 32,743 -

Crime in Burien Per 100k

Crime Burien WA USA
Violent Crime 374.9 304.5 382.9
Murder 7.8 3.1 5.3
Robbery 143.7 72.8 98.0
Aggravated Assault 223.4 184.6 248.9
Property Crime 4058.0 3173.6 2362.0
Burglary 872.2 590.4 430.4
Larceny 2131.0 2194.4 1694.0
Car Theft 1054.8 388.8 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Burien

White
51.5% (25,870)
African American
6.2% (3,124)
American Indian
0.8% (383)
Asian
10.7% (5,393)
Hawaiian
1.2% (592)
Other
0.1% (27)
Two Or More
5.5% (2,753)
Hispanic
24.0% (12,045)
Race Burien WA USA
White 51.5% 70.4% 60.6%
African American 6.2% 3.5% 10.4%
American Indian 0.8% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 10.7% 7.7% 4.3%
Hawaiian 1.2% 0.6% 0.1%
Other 0.1% 0.1% 3.9%
Two Or More 5.5% 4.4% 2.5%
Hispanic 24.0% 12.1% 17.3%

Household Income For Burien, Washington

Less than $10,000
6.1% (3,061)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.7% (2,358)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.9% (4,466)
$25,000 to $34,999
11.7% (5,871)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.9% (7,979)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.6% (9,334)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.1% (6,072)
$100,000 to $149,999
12.6% (6,323)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.5% (2,760)
$200,000 or more
4.0% (2,007)
Income Burien WA USA
Less than $10,000 6.1% 5.9% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.7% 4.0% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.9% 8.4% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 11.7% 8.7% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.9% 12.7% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.6% 18.4% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.1% 13.4% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 12.6% 15.6% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.5% 6.5% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 4.0% 6.3% 5.7%

Gender in Burien

Female
48.3% (24,227)
Male
51.7% (25,959)
Gender Burien WA USA
Female 48.3% 50.1% 50.8%
Male 51.7% 49.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Burien for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
7.0% (3,524)
9-12th Grade
9.8% (4,901)
High School / GED
26.4% (13,233)
Some College
23.0% (11,556)
Associate's Degree
8.9% (4,459)
Bachelor's Degree
17.5% (8,760)
Master's Degree
5.4% (2,703)
Professional Degree
1.3% (666)
Doctorate Degree
0.8% (380)
Education Burien WA USA
< 9th Grade 7.0% 3.9% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 9.8% 5.5% 7.4%
High School / GED 26.4% 22.9% 27.5%
Some College 23.0% 24.3% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.9% 9.8% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 17.5% 21.3% 18.8%
Master's Degree 5.4% 8.7% 8.2%
Professional Degree 1.3% 2.1% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.8% 1.5% 1.3%

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