City of Seattle, WA
Seattle is located in King County in Washington. The median income is $63,470 and the median home value is $441,000. The unemployment rate is 7.15% compared to the 6.1% unemployment rate for the United States (as of August 2014). Workers commute an average of 25.1 minutes to work each day. The population is 70% White, 8% Black, 14% Asian. 0% of residents are of Hispanic or Latino origin. 8% identify as another race or ethnicity, or two or more races. For more on schools, business, and healthcare in Seattle, see each of the tabs to the leftabove. Walkability can be a key driver of the overall livability of a community. Seattle has a Walk Score® of 71.
Median Household Income$63,470
Median Home Price$441,000
SchoolsIn Seattle, Washington
The quality of a school district if often a top factor for parents considering where to live. Strong school systems attract new residents and help their cities prosper. See how Seattle rates.
BusinessIn Seattle, Washington
Being a great place to live and being a great place to work, often go hand-in-hand. Here’s what the business and employment climate is like in Seattle.
HealthIn Seattle, Washington
Access to quality hospitals, doctors and healthcare providers are just part of what make a healthy community. Here’s how to get and stay healthy in Seattle.