By the Numbers

189,700

residents

50.2%*

male

49.8%*

female

36.9

median age

$66,697/year

median household income

Ethnicity

White: 78%, Two or more races: 7.1%, Asian: 5.2%, Other: 3.5%, Black or African American: 3.3%, Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 2.2%, Native American: 0.7%, Hispanic/Latinx: 13.7%

7.4%

unemployment
(as of December 2020)

29.2%

have a bachelor's degree or higher

13.6%

live in poverty

14.2%

have a disability

20.8%

speak a language other than English in the home

Spanish: 9.4%, Other Indo-European: 5.3%, Asian and Pacific Island: 5.3%, Other: 0.8%

* The U.S. Census’ 2019 American Community Survey did not include nonbinary or gender-nonconforming reporting options

Sources: U.S. Census Bureau 2019 American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics and the Washington State Office of Financial Management