Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA

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Population

131,035

0.684% growth

Poverty Rate

15.3%


Median Age

36.8


Median Household Income

$56,791

8.53% growth

Number of Employees

62,059

3.85% growth

Median Property Value

$301,800

8.02% growth

About

In 2017, Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA had a population of 131k people with a median age of 36.8 and a median household income of $56,791. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA grew from 130,145 to 131,035, a 0.684% increase and its median household income grew from $52,328 to $56,791, a 8.53% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA are White (Non-Hispanic) (44.2%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (15.1%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (12.2%), White (Hispanic) (8.87%), and Some Other Race (Hispanic) (7.91%). 39.6% of the people in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA speak a non-English language, and 84.1% are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA are Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Seattle (163 degrees awarded in 2017), University of Phoenix-Washington (78 degrees), and Sanford-Brown College-Seattle (76 degrees).

The median property value in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA is $301,800, and the homeownership rate is 51.2%. Most people in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 27.7 minutes. The average car ownership in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA is 2 cars per household.

COVID-19

Total Confirmed Cases by Date

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Impact on Employment

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Community Mobility

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Economy

The economy of Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA employs 62.1k people. The largest industries in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA are Restaurants & Food Services (5,320 people), Construction (4,548 people), and Hospitals (2,388 people), and the highest paying industries are Legal services ($138,968), Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments ($120,619), and Aerospace products & parts manufacturing ($97,964).

Median household income in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA is $56,791. Males in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA have an average income that is 1.15 times higher than the average income of females, which is $47,345. The income inequality in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA (measured using the Gini index) is 0.446, which is lower than than the national average.

Wages

Median Household Income

$56,791

2017 value

± $2,165

8.53%

1 Year Growth

± 4.69%

Households in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA have a median annual income of $56,791, which is less than the median annual income of $61,937 across the entire United States. This is in comparison to a median income of $52,328 in 2016, which represents a 8.53% annual growth.

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Wage by Gender in Common Jobs

$54,290

Average Male Salary

± $7,698

$47,345

Average Female Salary

± $7,031

In 2017, full-time male employees in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA made 1.15 times more than female employees.

This chart shows the gender-based wage disparity in the 5 most common occupations in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA by number of full-time employees.

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Wage by Race and Ethnicity in Common Jobs

Highest Average Salaries by Race & Ethnicity

  1. White

    $52,840 ± $7,260

  2. Asian

    $40,740 ± $12,378

  3. Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander

    $38,206 ± $17,377

In 2017 the highest paid race/ethnicity of Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA workers was White. These workers were paid 1.3 times more than Asian workers, who made the second highest salary of any race/ethnicity.

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Wage Distribution

0.446

2017 Wage GINI

0.442

2016 Wage GINI

In 2017, the income inequality in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA was 0.446 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.813% growth from 2016 to 2017, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even.

The 2017 the GINI for Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA was lower than than the national average of 0.479. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA in comparison to the national average.

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Income by Location

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In 2018, the PUMA with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA was Sammamish, Issaquah, Mercer Island & Newcastle Cities PUMA, WA with a value of $142,699, followed by Snoqualmie City, Cottage Lake, Union Hill & Novelty Hill PUMA, WA and Redmond, Kirkland Cities, Inglewood & Finn Hill PUMA, WA, with respective values of $127,715 and $126,212.

The following map shows all of the PUMAs in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA colored by their Median Household Income (Total).

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Poverty by Age and Gender

Females 25 - 34

Largest Demographic Living in Poverty

15.3% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA (19.8k out of 129k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is higher than the national average of 13.1%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Females 25 - 34, followed by Females 6 - 11 and then Females 35 - 44.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Poverty by Race and Ethnicity

Largest Race or Ethnicity Living in Poverty

  1. White

    7,273 ± 647

  2. Black

    4,908 ± 644

  3. Hispanic

    4,765 ± 603

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA is White, followed by Black and Hispanic.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Occupations

Employment by Occupations

62.1k

2017 Value

3.85%

1 Year growth

± 3.85%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA grew at a rate of 3.85%, from 59.8k employees to 62.1k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA, are Janitors & building cleaners (1,861 people), Cooks (1,666 people), and Cashiers (1,657 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA.

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Most Common

The most common jobs held by residents of Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA, by number of employees, are Janitors & building cleaners (1,861 people), Cooks (1,666 people), and Cashiers (1,657 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA has an unusually high number of residents working as Transportation attendants, except flight attendants (9.62 times higher than expected), Tailors, dressmakers, & sewers (6.76 times), and Flight attendants (6.31 times).

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Highest Paid

The highest paid jobs held by residents of Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA, by average salary, are Lawyers, & judges, magistrates, & other judicial workers ($233,404), Aircraft pilots & flight engineers ($197,395), and Real estate brokers & sales agents ($136,070).

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Industries

Employment by Industries

62.1k

2017 Value

3.85%

1 Year growth

± 3.85%

From 2016 to 2017, employment in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA grew at a rate of 3.85%, from 59.8k employees to 62.1k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA, are Restaurants & Food Services (5,320 people), Construction (4,548 people), and Hospitals (2,388 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA, though some of these residents may live in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Most Common

The most common industries in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA, by number of employees, are Restaurants & Food Services (5,320 people), Construction (4,548 people), and Hospitals (2,388 people).

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Most Specialized

Compared to other pumas, Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA has an unusually high number of Aircraft & parts manufacturing (7.45 times higher than expected), Water transportation (6.72 times), and Furniture & home furnishing merchant wholesalers (6.58 times) industries.

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Highest Paying

The highest paying industries in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA, by average salary, are Legal services ($138,968), Securities, commodities, funds, trusts & other financial investments ($120,619), and Aerospace products & parts manufacturing ($97,964).

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Domestic Trade

Domestic Production & Consumption

Domestic production and consumption consists of products and services shipped from Washington to other states, or from other states to Washington.

Top Domestic Production in Dollars

  1. $45.6B

  2. $39.9B

  3. $29B

In 2015, the top outbound Washington product (by dollars) was Transport equip. with $45.6B, followed by Mixed freight ($39.9B) and Misc. mfg. prods. ($29B).

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Domestic Trade Growth

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$323B

2020 Value

$444B

Projected 2045 Value

37.4% growth

In 2020, total outbound Washington trade was $323B. This is expected to increase 37.4% to $444B by 2045.

The following chart shows how the domestic outbound Washington trade is projected to change in comparison to its neighboring states.

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Interstate Trade

Interstate trade consists of products and services shipped from Washington to other states, or from other states to Washington.

Most Common Trade Partners

  1. $29.1B

  2. $15.8B

  3. $10.3B

In 2015, the top outbound Washington domestic partner for goods and services (by dollars) was Oregon with $29.1B, followed by California with $15.8B and Tennessee and $10.3B.

The following map shows the amount of trade that Washington shares with each state (excluding itself).

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Health

85.9% of the population of Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA has health coverage, with 41.4% on employee plans, 25.4% on Medicaid, 8.54% on Medicare, 9.36% on non-group plans, and 1.26% on military or VA plans.

Per capita personal health care spending in the puma of Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA was $7,913 in 2014. This is a 4% increase from the previous year ($7,609).

Primary care physicians in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA see 1202 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.839% increase from the previous year (1192 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 1254 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 335 patients per year.

Comparing across all counties in the state, Garfield County has the highest prevalence of diabetes (14%). Additionally, Adams County has the highest prevalence of adult obesity (36.4%)

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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1,202 to 1

Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio

Primary care physicians in Washington see an average of 1,202 patients per year. This represents a 0.839% increase from the previous year (1,192 patients).

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Behavioral Health Conditions

Data only available at the state level.

State with the Highest Prevalence

  1. 8.26% of the population affected

  2. 8.13% of the population affected

  3. 7.98% of the population affected

In 2016, West Virginia had the highest prevalence of adults with major depressive episode, with 8.26% of the population affected. The second highest is Arkansas (8.13%), followed by New Hampshire (7.98%).

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Access and Quality

Data only available at state level.

Most prevalent states

  1. 19.2% of adults

  2. 17.9% of adults

  3. 17.6% of adults

In 2016, Mississippi had the highest prevalence of adults who haven't seen a doctor in the past 12 months due to cost, at 19.2%. It is followed by Texas (17.9%) and Louisiana (17.6%).

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Health Care Spending

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$7,913

Total Per Capita Spending on Personal Health Care 

$4,328

Per Enrollee Private Health Insurance Spending on Personal Health Care

$5,851

Per Enrollee Medicaid Spending on Personal Health Care

$8,997

Per Enrollee Medicare Spending on Personal Health Care

Between 2013 and 2014, all personal health care spending per capita in Washington (including private, Medicare, and Medicaid) grew 4%, from $7,609 to $7,913.

The following chart shows how this spending changed over time in comparison to Medicaid, Medicare, and private insurance spending, per enrollee.

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Health Care Coverage

14.1%

Uninsured

41.4%

Employer Coverage

25.4%

Medicaid

8.54%

Medicare

9.36%

Non-Group

1.26%

Military or VA

Between N/A and 2016, the percent of uninsured citizens in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA stayed by NaNk% from N/A% to 14.1%.

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Health Risks

Data available at the county level.

Most at risk counties

  1. 14% prevalence

  2. 13.6% prevalence

  3. 13.4% prevalence

Garfield County has the highest prevalence of diabetes in Washington, at 14%.

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Diversity

Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA is home to a population of 131k people, from which 84.1% are citizens. As of 2016, 29% of Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA residents were born outside of the country (37.7k people).

In 2017, there were 2.93 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (57.9k people) in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 19.8k Asian (Non-Hispanic) and 15.9k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The most common foreign languages spoken in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA are Spanish (18,207 speakers), Amharic, Somali, or Other Afro-Asiatic Languages (6,934 speakers), and Vietnamese (5,598 speakers).

Age

Age by Nativity

35

Median Native-Born Age

± 1.2

40

Median Foreign-Born Age

± 1.1

In 2017, the median age of all people in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA was 36.8. Native-born citizens, with a median age of 35, were generally younger than than foreign-born citizens, with a median age of 40. But people in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA are getting getting older. In 2016, the average age of all Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA residents was 37.

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Heritage

Foreign-Born Population

29%

2016 Foreign-Born Population

37.7k people

28.7%

2015 Foreign-Born Population

37k people

As of 2016, 29% of Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA residents (37.7k people) were born outside of the United States, which is higher than the national average of 13.7%. In 2015, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA was 28.7%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Global Diversity

Most Common Origin

  1. Mexico

    9,373 ± 2,290 people

  2. Vietnam

    4,826 ± 1,674 people

  3. Somalia

    2,641 ± 1,249 people

In 2017, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA was Mexico, the natal country of 9,373 Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA residents, followed by Vietnam with 4,826 and Somalia with 2,641.

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Citizenship

84.1%

2017 Citizenship

84.1%

2016 Citizenship

As of 2017, 84.1% of Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.2%. In 2016, the percentage of US citizens in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA was 84.1%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA

  1. White (Non-Hispanic)

    57.9k ± 1.67k

  2. Asian (Non-Hispanic)

    19.8k ± 1.47k

  3. Black or African American (Non-Hispanic)

    15.9k ± 1.26k

In 2017, there were 2.93 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (57.9k people) in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 19.8k Asian (Non-Hispanic) and 15.9k Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

The following bar chart shows the 7 races represented in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA as a share of the total population.

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Non-English Speakers

Most Common Languages

  1. Spanish

    18,207 speakers (15%)

  2. Amharic, Somali, or Other Afro-Asiatic Languages

    6,934 speakers (5.71%)

  3. Vietnamese

    5,598 speakers (4.61%)

39.6% of Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA citizens are speakers of a non-English language, which is higher than the national average of 21.9%. In 2017, the most common non-English language spoken in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA was Spanish. 15% of the overall population of Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA are native Spanish speakers. 5.71% speak Amharic, Somali, or Other Afro-Asiatic Languages and 4.61% speak Spanish, the next two most common languages.

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Military

Veterans

Most Common Service Period

  1. Vietnam

    2,578 ± 335

  2. Gulf War (1990s)

    890 ± 226

  3. Gulf War (2001-)

    781 ± 201

Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 2.9 times greater than any other conflict.

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Education

In 2017, universities in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA awarded 317 degrees. The student population of Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA is skewed towards men, with 111 male students and 63 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA are White (132 and 41.6%), followed by Unknown (73 and 23%), Black or African American (45 and 14.2%), and Asian (24 and 7.57%).

The largest universities in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA by number of degrees awarded are Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Seattle (163 and 51.4%), University of Phoenix-Washington (78 and 24.6%), and Sanford-Brown College-Seattle (76 and 24%).

The most popular majors in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA are Culinary Arts & Chef Training (136 and 42.9%), General Business Administration & Management (40 and 12.6%), and Baking & Pastry Arts (27 and 8.52%).

The median tuition costs in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA are $N/A for private four year colleges, and $N/A and $N/A respectively, for public four year colleges for in-state students and out-of-state students.

Concentrations

In 2015, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA was General Business Administration & Management with 30 degrees awarded.

This visualization illustrates the percentage of students graduating with a Bachelors Degree from schools in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA according to their major.

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Universities

Largest Universities by degrees awarded

  1. 163 degrees awarded

  2. 78 degrees awarded

  3. 76 degrees awarded

$N/A

Median In-State Public

$N/A

Median Private

In 2017, the Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA institution with the largest number of graduating students was Le Cordon Bleu College of Culinary Arts-Seattle with 163 degrees awarded.

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Student Gender for Common Institutions

163

Degrees Awarded to Men

154

Degrees Awarded to Women

In 2017, 163 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA, which is 1.06 times more than the 154 female students who received degrees in the same year.

This chart displays the gender disparity between the institutions in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA by degrees awarded.

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Student Race and Ethnicity

Most Common Student Race or Ethnicity

  1. White

    132 degrees awarded

  2. Unknown

    73 degrees awarded

  3. Black or African American

    45 degrees awarded

In 2017 the majority of degrees awarded at institutions in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA were to White students. These 132 degrees mean that there were 1.81 times more White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Unknown, with 73 degrees awarded.

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA was $301,800 in 2017, which is 1.31 times larger than the national average of $229,700. Between 2016 and 2017 the median property value increased from $279,400 to $301,800, a 8.02% increase. The homeownership rate in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA is 51.2%, which is lower than the national average of 63.9%. People in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA have an average commute time of 27.7 minutes, and they commute by Drove Alone. Car ownership in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Housing

Property Value

$301,800

2017 Median

± $7,471

$279,400

2016 Median

± $4,739

In 2017, the median property value in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA grew to to $301,800 from the previous year's value of $279,400.

The following charts display, first, the property values in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA compared to it's parent and neighbor geographies and, second, owner-occupied housing units distributed between a series of property value buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA the largest share of households have a property value in the $300k - $400k range.

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.

$56,791

Median Household Income

± $2,165

47.8k

Number of Households

± 1,553

In 2017, the median household income of the 47.8k households in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA grew to $56,791 from the previous year's value of $52,328.

The following chart displays the households in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $75k - $100k range.

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Property Taxes

$3k+

Average Range

This chart shows the households in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA distributed between a series of property tax buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. In Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA the largest share of households pay taxes in the $3k+ range.

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Rent vs Own

51.2%

2017 Homeownership

51%

2016 Homeownership

In 2017, 51.2% of the housing units in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA were occupied by their owner. This percentage grew from the previous year's rate of 51%.

This percentage of owner-occupation is lower than the national average of 63.9%. This chart shows the ownership percentage in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA compared it's parent and neighboring geographies.

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Commute Time

27.7 minutes

Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA have a longer commute time (27.7 minutes) than the normal US worker (25.1 minutes). Additionally, 3.59% of the workforce in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

The chart below shows how the median household income in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA compares to that of it's neighboring and parent geographies.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Method of Travel

  1. Drove Alone

    68.3%

  2. Carpooled

    12.5%

  3. Public Transit

    10.8%

In 2017, the most common method of travel for workers in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA was Drove Alone (68.3%), followed by those who Carpooled (12.5%) and those who Public Transit (10.8%).

The following chart shows the number of households using each mode of transportation over time, using a logarithmic scale on the y-axis to help better show variations in the smaller means of commuting.

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Transportation

Car Ownership

2 cars

Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Burien, SeaTac, Tukwila Cities & White Center PUMA, WA have 2 cars, followed by 1 car.

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