West Seattle demographics profile

StatisticWest SeattleSeattleWashington
Population density (sq mi)6,1357,97897
Median age43.135.837.6
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a45%56%
Speak Englishn/a78%81%
Speak Spanishn/a4%8%

Did you know?

  • The population density in West Seattle is 23% lower than Seattle.
  • The median age in West Seattle is 20% higher than Seattle.
  • In West Seattle 83.61% of the population is Caucasian.
  • In West Seattle 1.90% of the population is African American.
  • In West Seattle 6.68% of the population is Asian.

Find Real Estate Listings In West Seattle


New Real Estate Listings In West Seattle

Compare Seattle, WA Demographics To Other Cities

West Seattle population breakdown by race

RaceWest SeattleSeattleWashington
African American1.90%7.10%3.63%
American Indian0.87%0.61%1.33%
Native Hawaiian0.07%0.40%0.63%
Mixed race5.47%6.47%5.34%
Other race1.41%2.10%3.92%
In West Seattle, 6.6% of people are of Hispanic or Latino origin.
Please note: Hispanics may be of any race, so also are included in any/all of the applicable race categories above.

Languages spoken

Place of birth by citizenship

Household income distribution

Source of income

West Seattle age breakdown

Marital status

Age of children in married couples

Source: The West Seattle, Seattle, WA demographics data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).