Kirkland, WA

87,267 Population
17.8 square miles 4,814.1 people per square mile

Census data: ACS 2014 1-year unless noted

 

 People

Percent of State Population
1.2%
was 1.2%
Ranked 12th Highest in WA
Population Density
4,814.1
US 88.8 people/sq mile
Dependency Ratio
44.4%
was 43.2%
US Population Dependency Ratio is 49.7
Percent Foreign Born
21.3%
was 21.4%
Ranked 5th Highest in WA
Percent Under 18
18.4%
was 23.7%
Ranked 15th Highest in WA
Percent 65 and Over
15.0%
was 10.8%
Ranked 5th Highest in WA

 Economics

Unemployment Rate
3.1
was 3.7
Ranked 4th Lowest in WA
Percent Living in Poverty
6.3%
was 6.3%
Ranked 1st Lowest in WA
Median Household Income
$102,420
was $93,655
Ranked 1st Highest in WA
Gini Income Distribution
 
45.1
46.4
US Gini Index is 42.0

 Safety

Homicides per 100,000
0
 
Violent Crimes per 100,000
88.5
was 138.4
 
Property Crimes per 100,000
2,007.1
was 3,523.2
 

 Housing

Total Housing Units
38,232
was 36,983
Ranked 10th Highest in WA
Median Rent
$1,620
was $1,370
Ranked 2nd Highest in WA
Total Building Permits
425
was 187
 
Occupied Housing Units
37,497
was 35,441
 
Homeownership Rate
65.8%
was 65.2%
Ranked 2nd Highest in WA
Single Family Building Permits
235
was 171
 
Residential Units Per Sq Mile
2,145.7
was 2,075.6
Ranked 2nd Highest in WA
Rental Vacancy Rate
5.4%
was 11.1%
Ranked 17th Highest in WA
Multifamily Building Permits
190
was 16
 
Persons Per Dwelling Unit
2.3
was 2.4
Ranked 16th Highest in WA
Building Permits per 1000 Housing Units
11.5
 
Building Permits per 1000 Residents
5.0
 

 Health

Percent with Insurance Under 18
98.7%
was 95.6%
 
Percent with Insurance 18 to 64
94.2%
 
Percent with Insurance Over 65
100%
was 100%
 

 Education

Percent with High School Diploma or Higher
94.9%
was 96.2%
Ranked 3rd Highest in WA
Percent with Bachelors Degree or Higher
58.3%
was 58.4%
Ranked 3rd Highest in WA

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