Tukwila, WA
Quality of Life, Demographics, And Statistics

Demographics | Crime | Cost Of Living
Updated: 2021-08-09
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Tukwila, Washington Info Snack

Population
20,196
Unemployment
7.6%
Poverty
17.2%
Median Home
$315,000
Median Income
$58,097
Median Rent
$1,282

Tukwila SnackAbility

5
Overall SnackAbility
Jobs
6/10
Housing
9
Affordability
4
Diversity
10
Safety
3
Amenities
8.5
Education
6
Commute
6

Tukwila, WA Crime Report

3,508
Total Crimes
17,163.3
Total Crimes / 100k People
592.99%
Above National Average
Statistic Count
Raw
Tukwila
/ 100k People
Washington
/ 100k People
National
/ 100k People
Total Crimes Per 100K 3,508 17,163.3 2,975.8 2,476.7
Violent Crime 158 773.0 293.9 366.7
Murder 1 4.9 2.6 5.0
Robbery 74 362.1 67.6 81.6
Aggravated Assault 57 278.9 179.9 250.2
Property Crime 3,350 16,390.2 2,681.9 2,109.9
Burglary 189 924.7 453.6 340.5
Larceny 2,681 13,117.1 1,907.9 1,549.5
Car Theft 480 2,348.5 320.5 219.9

Tukwila, WA Cost Of Living

129
Tukwila's Overall Cost Of Living
1.3x
Higher Than The National Average
Living Expense Tukwila Washington National Average
Overall 129 116 100
Services 136 108 100
Groceries 129 108 100
Health 128 119 100
Housing 127 135 100
Transportation 135 116 100
Utilities 107 89 100

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Rankings for Tukwila in Washington

Map Of Tukwila, WA

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Population over time in Tukwila

Year Population % Change
2019 20,196 -0.0%
2018 20,198 0.9%
2017 20,025 0.7%
2016 19,878 0.6%
2015 19,757 0.9%
2014 19,573 1.1%
2013 19,366 1.2%
2012 19,127 1.4%
2011 18,870 1.6%
2010 18,567 -

Race / Ethnicity in Tukwila

White
33.8% (6,819)
African American
17.0% (3,429)
American Indian
0.4% (89)
Asian
24.7% (4,985)
Hawaiian
2.5% (498)
Other
0.9% (178)
Two Or More
6.8% (1,375)
Hispanic
14.0% (2,823)
Race Tukwila WA USA
White 33.8% 68.5% 60.7%
African American 17.0% 3.7% 12.3%
American Indian 0.4% 1.1% 0.7%
Asian 24.7% 8.5% 5.5%
Hawaiian 2.5% 0.6% 0.2%
Other 0.9% 0.2% 0.2%
Two Or More 6.8% 4.8% 2.4%
Hispanic 14.0% 12.7% 18.0%

Gender in Tukwila

Female
48.4% (9,776)
Male
51.6% (10,420)
Gender Tukwila WA USA
Female 48.4% 50.0% 50.8%
Male 51.6% 50.0% 49.2%

Highest level of educational attainment in Tukwila for adults over 25

< 9th Grade
11.0% (2,221)
9-12th Grade
8.0% (1,615)
High School / GED
26.0% (5,250)
Some College
22.0% (4,443)
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 11.0% 4.0% 6.0%
9-12th Grade 8.0% 5.0% 7.0%
High School / GED 26.0% 22.0% 27.0%
Some College 22.0% 23.0% 20.0%
Associate's Degree 9.0% 10.0% 8.0%
Bachelor's Degree 17.0% 22.0% 20.0%
Master's Degree 5.0% 10.0% 9.0%
Professional Degree 0.0% 2.0% 2.0%
Doctorate Degree 2.0% 2.0% 1.0%

Household Income For Tukwila, Washington

Less than $10,000
5.9% (118,351)
$10,000 to $14,999
3.2% (65,531)
$15,000 to $24,999
8.6% (173,713)
$25,000 to $34,999
9.2% (186,707)
$35,000 to $49,999
15.3% (309,295)
$50,000 to $74,999
18.9% (382,452)
$75,000 to $99,999
11.9% (240,939)
$100,000 to $149,999
17.7% (357,313)
$150,000 to $199,999
6.0% (121,458)
$200,000 or more
3.2% (63,836)
Income Tukwila WA USA
Less than $10,000 5.9% 4.8% 6.0%
$10,000 to $14,999 3.2% 3.2% 4.3%
$15,000 to $24,999 8.6% 6.9% 8.9%
$25,000 to $34,999 9.2% 7.3% 8.9%
$35,000 to $49,999 15.3% 11.3% 12.3%
$50,000 to $74,999 18.9% 17.2% 17.2%
$75,000 to $99,999 11.9% 13.7% 12.7%
$100,000 to $149,999 17.7% 17.7% 15.1%
$150,000 to $199,999 6.0% 8.4% 6.8%
$200,000 or more 3.2% 9.5% 7.7%

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