StatisticCapitol HillSeattleWashington
Population density (sq mi)10,6027,978117
Median age35.535.837.6
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a45%56%
Families w/ Kids under 1834%41%44%
Speak Englishn/a78%81%
Speak Spanishn/a4%8%

Key findings

  • The population density in Capitol Hill is 33% higher than Seattle
  • The median age in Capitol Hill is 1% lower than Seattle
  • In Capitol Hill 79.83% of the population is White
  • In Capitol Hill 3.77% of the population is Black
  • In Capitol Hill 9.21% of the population is Asian

Compare Seattle, WA Demographics


      Capitol Hill population breakdown by race

      RaceCapitol HillSeattleWashington
      American Indian0.54%0.61%1.33%
      Native Hawaiian0.07%0.40%0.63%
      Mixed race5.26%6.47%5.34%
      Other race1.31%2.10%3.92%
      In Capitol Hill, 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.

      Household income distribution

      Place of birth by citizenship

      Capitol Hill age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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