Living in Kirkland, WA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Kirkland SnackAbility

9.5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
9.5
Affordability
6
Diversity
8.5
Safety
7
Amenities
9.5
Education
9.5
Commute
5

Kirkland, WA Crime Report

2,105
Total Crimes
2,344.0
Total Crimes / 100k People
-8.74%
Below National Average

Kirkland, WA Cost Of Living

159
Kirkland's Overall Cost Of Living
1.6x
Higher Than The National Average

Kirkland, Washington Info Snack

Kirkland is a city in King County, Washington, United States. A suburb east of Seattle, its population was 87,281 at the 2015 census estimate, which made it the sixth largest city in the county and the twelfth largest in the state.
Population
88,079
Unemployment
3.6%
Poverty
6.5%
Median Home
$607,800
Median Income
$109,715
Median Rent
$1,776

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Rankings for Kirkland in Washington

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Population over time in Kirkland

Year Population % Change
2017 88,079 1.5%
2016 86,772 1.1%
2015 85,812 1.3%
2014 84,721 1.7%
2013 83,320 9.9%
2012 75,835 54.5%
2011 49,090 1.6%
2010 48,334 1.4%
2009 47,677 -
Crime/100k Kirkland WA USA
Violent Crime 112.5 311.5 368.9
Murder 0.0 3.1 5.0
Robbery 18.9 73.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 64.6 189.1 246.8
Property Crime 2231.5 2946.2 2199.5
Burglary 320.7 533.5 376.0
Larceny 1712.6 2045.4 1594.6
Car Theft 198.2 367.3 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Kirkland

White
72.0% (63,383)
African American
1.1% (974)
American Indian
0.2% (140)
Asian
14.2% (12,526)
Hawaiian
0.1% (75)
Other
0.1% (99)
Two Or More
4.8% (4,212)
Hispanic
7.6% (6,670)
Race Kirkland WA USA
White 72.0% 69.1% 61.1%
African American 1.1% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.2% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 14.2% 8.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.6% 0.2%
Other 0.1% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 4.8% 4.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 7.6% 12.5% 17.8%

Household Income For Kirkland, Washington

Less than $10,000
3.4% (301,208)
$10,000 to $14,999
1.8% (155,477)
$15,000 to $24,999
4.0% (354,821)
$25,000 to $34,999
4.2% (365,543)
$35,000 to $49,999
7.6% (672,600)
$50,000 to $74,999
11.9% (1,050,816)
$75,000 to $99,999
12.6% (1,110,522)
$100,000 to $149,999
22.2% (1,958,096)
$150,000 to $199,999
13.1% (1,157,311)
$200,000 or more
19.1% (1,681,501)
Income Kirkland WA USA
Less than $10,000 3.4% 5.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 1.8% 3.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 4.0% 7.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 4.2% 7.8% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 7.6% 11.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 11.9% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 12.6% 13.6% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 22.2% 17.1% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 13.1% 7.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 19.1% 8.4% 7.0%

Gender in Kirkland

Female
50.9% (44,806)
Male
49.1% (43,273)
Gender Kirkland WA USA
Female 50.9% 50.0% 50.8%
Male 49.1% 50.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Kirkland for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
2.0% (1,761)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (1,761)
High School / GED
11.0% (9,688)
Some College
17.0% (14,973)
Associate's Degree
8.0% (7,046)
Bachelor's Degree
38.0% (33,470)
Master's Degree
16.0% (14,092)
Professional Degree
3.0% (2,642)
Doctorate Degree
3.0% (2,642)
Education Kirkland WA USA
< 9th Grade 2.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 11.0% 22.0% 27.0%
Some College 17.0% 24.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 8.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 38.0% 22.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 16.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 3.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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