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Renton, WA: What you need to know

Lining the southeast shore of Lake Washington is Renton, a city with magnificent views of the Cascades and Mount Rainier. Adding to the beauty is Cedar River that runs through the downtown district, and residents are served by Valley Medical Center and a highly regarded Renton School District No. 403. The NFL's Seattle Seahawks have a training facility in Renton, and one of the main employers is Boeing, which manufactures commercial 737 airplanes.


Renton, WA City Profile

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Population 97,234
Median Age 36
Median Household Income $64,802
Median Home Price $291,300
Walkscore 37

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Renton, WA Demographics

Median Population in Renton, WA

Median Age 35.9%
Age 18 Over 77.1%
Age 21 Over 74.6%
Age 62 Over 13.3%
Age 65 Over 10.3%

Race in Renton, WA

  Ethnicity White 53.3%
  Ethnicity Black 10.6%
  Ethnicity Asian 22.2%
  Ethnicity Hawaiian 1.1%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 12.3%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.5%
  Ethnicity Other 5%

Population By Gender in Renton, WA

  Male 50.2%
  Female 49.8%

Language in Renton, WA

  English Only 65.2%
  English Other 34.8%

Economics in Renton, WA

  Median Household Income $64,802
  Median Home Price $291,300
  Homes Owned 47.3%
  Homes Rent 52.7%
  Median Property Rent $1,195

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Commute Types in Renton, WA

  Walked 1.5%
  Worked at Home 4%
  Public Transportation 7%
  Other Means 1.3%
  Drove Alone 73.6%
  Carpooled 12.5%

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