StatisticRainier BeachSeattleWashington
Population density (sq mi)4,9087,978117
Median age38.535.837.6
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a45%56%
Families w/ Kids under 1849%41%44%
Speak Englishn/a78%81%
Speak Spanishn/a4%8%

Key findings

  • The population density in Rainier Beach is 38% lower than Seattle
  • The median age in Rainier Beach is 8% higher than Seattle
  • In Rainier Beach 25.21% of the population is White
  • In Rainier Beach 30.30% of the population is Black
  • In Rainier Beach 30.57% of the population is Asian

Compare Seattle, WA Demographics


      Rainier Beach population breakdown by race

      RaceRainier BeachSeattleWashington
      American Indian0.81%0.61%1.33%
      Native Hawaiian1.86%0.40%0.63%
      Mixed race7.46%6.47%5.34%
      Other race3.77%2.10%3.92%
      In Rainier Beach, 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

      Rainier Beach age breakdown

      Marital status

      Age of children in married couples

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