Federal Way SnackAbility

8
/10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
8/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
5
Diversity
10
Safety
4
Amenities
9.5
Education
8
Commute
4

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Federal Way, Washington Info Snack

Federal Way is a city in King County, Washington, United States. It is a coastal city inside the Seattle metropolitan area. Its southwestern boundary is NE Tacoma Puget Sound, to the south is the cities of Milton, then Fife, then Tacoma. It is bordered by Des Moines and Kent on the northeast, Auburn as well as the town of Lakeland North and Lakeland South in unincorporated King County on the east, Milton on the south, and Tacoma as well as Fife Heights and Dash Point in unincorporated Pierce County on the southwest. The population was 95,171 at the 2015 United States Census. Federal Way is currently the 9th largest city in Washington State and the 5th largest in King County, according to the Census Bureau's 2015 population estimate.
Population
93,986
Unemployment
6.8%
Poverty
13.5%
Median Home
$259,300
Median Income
$58,855
Median Rent
$1,095

Rankings for Federal Way in Washington

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1

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2

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Population 7,312

3

Fife, WA
Population 9,645

4

Parkland, WA
Population 36,998

5

Midland, WA
Population 8,730

6

Lakewood, WA
Population 59,489

7

Sumner, WA
Population 9,691

8

Wollochet, WA
Population 6,386

9

Tacoma, WA
Population 205,602

10

Puyallup, WA
Population 39,274

Map Of Federal Way, WA

Population over time in Federal Way

Year Population % Change
2016 93,986 1.2%
2015 92,859 1.3%
2014 91,676 1.1%
2013 90,720 1.1%
2012 89,691 1.0%
2011 88,787 1.1%
2010 87,792 -

Crime in Federal Way Per 100k

Crime Federal Way WA USA
Violent Crime 448.9 304.5 382.9
Murder 7.1 3.1 5.3
Robbery 173.4 72.8 98.0
Aggravated Assault 228.5 184.6 248.9
Property Crime 5447.2 3173.6 2362.0
Burglary 692.8 590.4 430.4
Larceny 3791.3 2194.4 1694.0
Car Theft 963.1 388.8 237.4

Race / Ethnicity in Federal Way

White
49.0% (46,009)
African American
10.8% (10,110)
American Indian
0.6% (602)
Asian
13.5% (12,642)
Hawaiian
2.2% (2,096)
Other
0.2% (179)
Two Or More
6.0% (5,678)
Hispanic
17.7% (16,670)
Race Federal Way WA USA
White 49.0% 70.4% 60.6%
African American 10.8% 3.5% 10.4%
American Indian 0.6% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 13.5% 7.7% 4.3%
Hawaiian 2.2% 0.6% 0.1%
Other 0.2% 0.1% 3.9%
Two Or More 6.0% 4.4% 2.5%
Hispanic 17.7% 12.1% 17.3%

Household Income For Federal Way, Washington

Less than $10,000
5.4% (5,075)
$10,000 to $14,999
4.1% (3,853)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.6% (8,082)
$25,000 to $34,999
10.1% (9,492)
$35,000 to $49,999
14.3% (13,439)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.6% (17,481)
$75,000 to $99,999
13.4% (12,594)
$100,000 to $149,999
16.0% (15,037)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.5% (5,169)
$200,000 or more
4.1% (3,853)
Income Federal Way WA USA
Less than $10,000 5.4% 5.9% 7.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 4.1% 4.0% 5.1%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.6% 8.4% 10.2%
$25,000 to $34,999 10.1% 8.7% 9.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 14.3% 12.7% 13.2%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.6% 18.4% 17.8%
$75,000 to $99,999 13.4% 13.4% 12.2%
$100,000 to $149,999 16.0% 15.6% 13.5%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.5% 6.5% 5.4%
$200,000 or more 4.1% 6.3% 5.7%

Gender in Federal Way

Female
50.5% (47,466)
Male
49.5% (46,519)
Gender Federal Way WA USA
Female 50.5% 50.1% 50.8%
Male 49.5% 49.9% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Federal Way for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
4.7% (4,420)
9-12th Grade
5.9% (5,499)
High School / GED
26.5% (24,909)
Some College
26.8% (25,180)
Associate's Degree
11.0% (10,336)
Bachelor's Degree
17.2% (16,183)
Master's Degree
6.3% (5,877)
Professional Degree
1.1% (999)
Doctorate Degree
0.6% (579)
Education Federal Way WA USA
< 9th Grade 4.7% 3.9% 5.6%
9-12th Grade 5.9% 5.5% 7.4%
High School / GED 26.5% 22.9% 27.5%
Some College 26.8% 24.3% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 11.0% 9.8% 8.2%
Bachelor's Degree 17.2% 21.3% 18.8%
Master's Degree 6.3% 8.7% 8.2%
Professional Degree 1.1% 2.1% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 0.6% 1.5% 1.3%

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