StatisticFirst HillSeattleWashington
Population density (sq mi)18,3267,978117
Median age38.035.837.6
Male/Female ratio1.2:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a45%56%
Families w/ Kids under 1816%41%44%
Speak Englishn/a78%81%
Speak Spanishn/a4%8%

Key findings

  • The population density in First Hill is 130% higher than Seattle
  • The median age in First Hill is 6% higher than Seattle
  • In First Hill 67.30% of the population is White
  • In First Hill 6.00% of the population is Black
  • In First Hill 17.20% of the population is Asian

Compare Seattle, WA Demographics


      First Hill population breakdown by race

      RaceFirst HillSeattleWashington
      American Indian1.05%0.61%1.33%
      Native Hawaiian0.52%0.40%0.63%
      Mixed race5.27%6.47%5.34%
      Other race2.66%2.10%3.92%
      In First 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

      First Hill age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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