Living in Sammamish, WA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Sammamish SnackAbility

10
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
9/10
Housing
10
Affordability
7
Diversity
9
Safety
9
Amenities
9
Education
10
Commute
4

Sammamish, WA Crime Report

384
Total Crimes
585.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
-77.21%
Below National Average

Sammamish, WA Cost Of Living

181
Sammamish's Overall Cost Of Living
1.8x
Higher Than The National Average

Sammamish, Washington Info Snack

Sammamish /smæ.m/ is a city in King County, Washington, United States. The population was 63,773 in a 2016 census estimate. Located on a plateau, the city is bordered by Lake Sammamish to the west and the Snoqualmie Valley to the east.
Population
64,049
Unemployment
3.1%
Poverty
2.2%
Median Home
$749,000
Median Income
$165,318
Median Rent
$2,270

Sammamish, WA Photos

Rankings for Sammamish in Washington

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Map Of Sammamish, WA

Population over time in Sammamish

Year Population % Change
2017 64,049 1.9%
2016 62,877 1.2%
2015 62,136 23.9%
2014 50,163 2.2%
2013 49,077 2.7%
2012 47,766 2.9%
2011 46,405 4.2%
2010 44,526 2.7%
2009 43,341 -
Crime/100k Sammamish WA USA
Violent Crime 19.8 311.5 368.9
Murder 1.5 3.1 5.0
Robbery 9.1 73.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 9.1 189.1 246.8
Property Crime 565.5 2946.2 2199.5
Burglary 131.1 533.5 376.0
Larceny 396.3 2045.4 1594.6
Car Theft 38.1 367.3 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Sammamish

White
60.9% (39,033)
African American
1.1% (701)
American Indian
0.0% (1)
Asian
29.5% (18,918)
Hawaiian
0.1% (53)
Other
0.2% (118)
Two Or More
3.9% (2,475)
Hispanic
4.3% (2,750)
Race Sammamish WA USA
White 60.9% 69.1% 61.1%
African American 1.1% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.0% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 29.5% 8.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.6% 0.2%
Other 0.2% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 3.9% 4.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 4.3% 12.5% 17.8%

Household Income For Sammamish, Washington

Less than $10,000
1.6% (102,331)
$10,000 to $14,999
0.6% (37,430)
$15,000 to $24,999
1.2% (79,993)
$25,000 to $34,999
1.6% (104,745)
$35,000 to $49,999
3.7% (233,942)
$50,000 to $74,999
6.2% (399,362)
$75,000 to $99,999
7.3% (469,394)
$100,000 to $149,999
21.1% (1,348,717)
$150,000 to $199,999
17.2% (1,099,983)
$200,000 or more
39.5% (2,528,996)
Income Sammamish WA USA
Less than $10,000 1.6% 5.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 0.6% 3.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 1.2% 7.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 1.6% 7.8% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 3.7% 11.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 6.2% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 7.3% 13.6% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 21.1% 17.1% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 17.2% 7.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 39.5% 8.4% 7.0%

Gender in Sammamish

Female
51.0% (32,641)
Male
49.0% (31,408)
Gender Sammamish WA USA
Female 51.0% 50.0% 50.8%
Male 49.0% 50.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Sammamish for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
0.0% (0)
9-12th Grade
2.0% (1,280)
High School / GED
6.0% (3,842)
Some College
11.0% (7,045)
Associate's Degree
6.0% (3,842)
Bachelor's Degree
41.0% (26,260)
Master's Degree
27.0% (17,293)
Professional Degree
3.0% (1,921)
Doctorate Degree
4.0% (2,561)
Education Sammamish WA USA
< 9th Grade 0.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 2.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 6.0% 22.0% 27.0%
Some College 11.0% 24.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 6.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 41.0% 22.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 27.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 3.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 4.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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