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United StatesU.S. StatisticsCensus DataWashington

Demographic Statistics

Seattle, Washington,

Number

Percent

Total population563,374100.0
SEX AND AGE
Male280,97349.9
Female282,40150.1
Under 5 years26,2154.7
5 to 9 years24,4594.3
10 to 14 years23,4254.2
15 to 19 years29,6485.3
20 to 24 years51,0149.1
25 to 34 years122,28221.7
35 to 44 years95,07716.9
45 to 54 years81,45314.5
55 to 59 years24,8304.4
60 to 64 years17,1643.0
65 to 74 years29,4635.2
75 to 84 years27,2734.8
85 years and over11,0712.0
Median age (years)35.4(X)
18 years and over475,54784.4
Male
236,35442.0
Female
239,19342.5
21 years and over449,52879.8
62 years and over77,67113.8
65 years and over67,80712.0
Male
26,9964.8
Female
40,8117.2
RACE
One race538,22695.5
White
394,88970.1
Black or African American
47,5418.4
American Indian and Alaska Native
5,6591.0
Asian
73,91013.1
Asian Indian
2,8430.5
Chinese
19,4153.4
Filipino
15,8672.8
Japanese
8,9791.6
Korean
4,8630.9
Vietnamese
11,9432.1

Other Asian 1

10,0001.8
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander
2,8040.5
Native Hawaiian
4090.1
Guamanian or Chamorro
3640.1
Samoan
1,3910.2

Other Pacific Islander 2

6400.1
Some other race
13,4232.4
Two or more races25,1484.5

Race alone or in combination with one or more other races 3

White413,39673.4
Black or African American55,6119.9
American Indian and Alaska Native11,8692.1
Asian84,64915.0
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander4,9770.9
Some other race20,7583.7
HISPANIC OR LATINO AND RACE
Total population563,374100.0
Hispanic or Latino (of any race)29,7195.3
Mexican
17,8863.2
Puerto Rican
1,4660.3
Cuban
7590.1
Other Hispanic or Latino
9,6081.7
Not Hispanic or Latino533,65594.7
White alone
382,53267.9
RELATIONSHIP
Total population563,374100.0
In households536,71995.3
Householder
258,49945.9
Spouse
84,64815.0
Child
102,00318.1
Own child under 18 years
77,76413.8
Other relatives
25,3174.5
Under 18 years
6,9091.2
Nonrelatives
66,25211.8
Unmarried partner
20,2693.6
In group quarters26,6554.7
Institutionalized population
6,8601.2
Noninstitutionalized population
19,7953.5
HOUSEHOLDS BY TYPE
Total households258,499100.0
Family households (families)113,40043.9
With own children under 18 years
46,31017.9
Married-couple family
84,64832.7
With own children under 18 years
32,34912.5
Female householder, no husband present
20,9168.1
With own children under 18 years
10,9494.2
Nonfamily households145,09956.1
Householder living alone
105,54240.8
Householder 65 years and over
24,0299.3
Households with individuals under 18 years50,78319.6
Households with individuals 65 years and over49,17119.0
Average household size2.08(X)
Average family size2.87(X)
HOUSING OCCUPANCY
Total housing units270,524100.0
Occupied housing units258,49995.6
Vacant housing units12,0254.4
For seasonal, recreational, or occasional use
1,8260.7
Homeowner vacancy rate (percent)1.2(X)
Rental vacancy rate (percent)3.5(X)
HOUSING TENURE
Occupied housing units258,499100.0
Owner-occupied housing units125,16548.4
Renter-occupied housing units133,33451.6
Average household size of owner-occupied unit2.32(X)
Average household size of renter-occupied unit1.84(X)
(X) Not applicable
1 Other Asian alone, or two or more Asian categories.
2 Other Pacific Islander alone, or two or more Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander categories.
3 In combination with one or more other races listed. The six numbers may add to more than the total population and the six percentages may add to more than 100 percent because individuals may report more than one race.
Source: U.S. Census Bureau, Census 2000 Summary File 1, Matrices P1, P3, P4, P8, P9, P12, P13, P,17, P18, P19, P20, P23, P27, P28, P33, PCT5, PCT8, PCT11, PCT15, H1, H3, H4, H5, H11, and H12.

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