Living in Tukwila, WA

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Updated: 2020-03-10

Tukwila SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
8.5
Affordability
4
Diversity
10
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
6

Tukwila, WA Crime Report

3,549
Total Crimes
17,493.1
Total Crimes / 100k People
581.10%
Above National Average

Tukwila, WA Cost Of Living

129
Tukwila's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average

Tukwila, Washington Info Snack

Tukwila (/tkwl/ tuk-WIL-) is a suburban city in King County, Washington, United States. The northern edge of Tukwila borders the city of Seattle. The population was 19,107 at the 2010 census. The population was 20,018 at the 2015 Estimate from Office of Financial Management. The City of Tukwila is a community of communities: residents of many diverse origins make Tukwila their home, a large commercial center draws workers and consumers to the city daily, and industry thrives with the confluence of rivers, freeways, railroads, and Seattle-Tacoma International Airport.
Population
20,198
Unemployment
7.8%
Poverty
19.1%
Median Home
$287,300
Median Income
$57,215
Median Rent
$1,208

Tukwila, WA Photos

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Map Of Tukwila, WA

Population over time in Tukwila

Year Population % Change
2017 20,198 0.9%
2016 20,025 0.7%
2015 19,878 0.6%
2014 19,757 0.9%
2013 19,573 1.1%
2012 19,366 1.2%
2011 19,127 1.4%
2010 18,870 1.6%
2009 18,567 -
Crime/100k Tukwila WA USA
Violent Crime 729.5 311.5 368.9
Murder 14.8 3.1 5.0
Robbery 354.9 73.9 86.2
Aggravated Assault 261.2 189.1 246.8
Property Crime 16763.6 2946.2 2199.5
Burglary 1345.6 533.5 376.0
Larceny 12598.6 2045.4 1594.6
Car Theft 2819.4 367.3 228.9

Race / Ethnicity in Tukwila

White
33.9% (6,838)
African American
16.7% (3,367)
American Indian
0.6% (129)
Asian
25.1% (5,078)
Hawaiian
1.7% (351)
Other
1.0% (195)
Two Or More
7.5% (1,515)
Hispanic
13.5% (2,725)
Race Tukwila WA USA
White 33.9% 69.1% 61.1%
African American 16.7% 3.6% 12.3%
American Indian 0.6% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 25.1% 8.3% 5.4%
Hawaiian 1.7% 0.6% 0.2%
Other 1.0% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 7.5% 4.7% 2.4%
Hispanic 13.5% 12.5% 17.8%

Household Income For Tukwila, Washington

Less than $10,000
7.3% (147,769)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.9% (78,637)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.1% (163,323)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.0% (182,623)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.9% (320,310)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.4% (372,447)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.5% (232,455)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.0% (343,642)
$150,000 to $199,999
5.4% (108,882)
$200,000 or more
3.5% (69,707)
Income Tukwila WA USA
Less than $10,000 7.3% 5.2% 6.3%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.9% 3.4% 4.6%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.1% 7.3% 9.3%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.0% 7.8% 9.3%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.9% 11.8% 12.6%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.4% 17.7% 17.5%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.5% 13.6% 12.5%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.0% 17.1% 14.6%
$150,000 to $199,999 5.4% 7.7% 6.3%
$200,000 or more 3.5% 8.4% 7.0%

Gender in Tukwila

Female
48.8% (9,859)
Male
51.2% (10,338)
Gender Tukwila WA USA
Female 48.8% 50.0% 50.8%
Male 51.2% 50.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Tukwila for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
13.0% (2,625)
9-12th Grade
7.0% (1,413)
High School / GED
26.0% (5,251)
Some College
21.0% (4,241)
Associate's Degree
9.0% (1,817)
Bachelor's Degree
17.0% (3,433)
Master's Degree
5.0% (1,009)
Professional Degree
0.0% (0)
Doctorate Degree
2.0% (403)
Education Tukwila WA USA
< 9th Grade 13.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 7.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 22.0% 27.0%
Some College 21.0% 24.0% 21.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 22.0% 19.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 9.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

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