Bellevue, WA

141,415 Population
33.5 square miles 4,223.9 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2016 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
1.9%
was 1.9%
Ranked 5th Highest in WA
Population Density
4,223.9
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
49.3%
was 48.8%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
36.9%
was 37.7%
Ranked 1st Highest in WA
Percent Under 18
21.1%
was 21.6%
Ranked 13th Highest in WA
Percent 65 and Over
15.2%
was 14.5%
Ranked 3rd Highest in WA

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
3
was 4
Ranked 1st Lowest in WA
Percent Living in Poverty
5.9%
was 9.1%
Ranked 1st Lowest in WA
Median Household Income
$100,703
was $92,942
Ranked 1st Highest in WA
Gini Income Distribution
 
44.1
46.5
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
1.4
was 0.8
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
109.7
was 97.9
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
3,126.4
was 3,092.9
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
61,902
was 55,357
Ranked 5th Highest in WA
Median Rent
$1,846
was $1,494
Ranked 1st Highest in WA
Total Building Permits
830
was 393
 
Occupied Housing Units
56,289
was 52,279
 
Homeownership Rate
57.6%
was 57.1%
Ranked 7th Highest in WA
Single Family Building Permits
183
was 145
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
1,848.9
was 1,653.4
Ranked 3rd Highest in WA
Rental Vacancy Rate
19.0%
was 12.1%
Ranked 1st Highest in WA
Multifamily Building Permits
647
was 248
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.5
was 2.5
Ranked 10th Highest in WA
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
15.0
was 6.8
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
6.2
was 3.1
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
98.8%
was 98.5%
Ranked 7th Highest in WA
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
94.3%
Ranked 3rd Highest in WA
Percent with Insurance Over 65
98.6%
was 96.1%
Ranked 10th Highest in WA

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
95.6%
was 94.6%
Ranked 2nd Highest in WA
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
66.2%
was 61.9%
Ranked 1st Highest in WA

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