West Seattle 72 Excellent
West Seattle Livability #30 ranked neighborhood in Seattle#147 ranked neighborhood in WashingtonRanks better than 63% of areas
A+ West Seattle Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
F West Seattle Cost of Living Cost of living is 38% higher than Washington
West Seattle
15959% more expensive than the US average
Seattle
15858% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
West Seattle cost of living
D+ West Seattle Crime Total crime is 6% higher than Washington
Total crime
3,45934% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 2934% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-1%Year over year crime is down
West Seattle crime
A- West Seattle Employment Household income is 43% higher than Washington
Median household income
$89,96363% higher than the US average
Income per capita
$52,29175% higher than the US average
Unemployment rate
3%35% lower than the US average
West Seattle employment
F West Seattle Housing Home value is 88% higher than Washington
Median home value
$505,822174% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$1,11918% higher than the US average
Home ownership
61%4% lower than the US average
West Seattle real estate or West Seattle rentals
A+ West Seattle Schools HS graduation rate is 11% higher than Washington
High school grad. rates
96%15% higher than the US average
School test scores
68%37% higher than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
West Seattle K-12 schools
B+ West Seattle User Ratings There are a total of 1 ratings in West Seattle
Overall user rating
75% 1 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
75% 1 total surveys
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      StatisticWest SeattleSeattleWashington
      Average one way commuten/a27min27min
      Workers who drive to work60.3%49.2%72.3%
      Workers who carpool7.3%7.7%10.2%
      Workers who take public transit17.4%20.8%6.2%
      Workers who bicycle1.5%3.8%0.9%
      Workers who walk4.1%10.1%3.6%
      Working from home7.3%7.0%5.6%

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