StatisticWhittier HeightsSeattleWashington
Population5,298668,8497,614,893
Population density (sq mi)9,2217,978117
Median age39.735.837.6
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)n/a45%56%
Families w/ Kids under 1855%41%44%
Speak Englishn/a78%81%
Speak Spanishn/a4%8%

Key findings

  • The population density in Whittier Heights is 16% higher than Seattle
  • The median age in Whittier Heights is 11% higher than Seattle
  • In Whittier Heights 87.38% of the population is White
  • In Whittier Heights 0.69% of the population is Black
  • In Whittier Heights 4.20% of the population is Asian

Compare Seattle, WA Demographics

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      Whittier Heights population breakdown by race

      RaceWhittier HeightsSeattleWashington
      White87.38%69.17%77.34%
      Black0.69%7.10%3.63%
      Asian4.20%14.15%7.80%
      American Indian0.00%0.61%1.33%
      Native Hawaiian0.34%0.40%0.63%
      Mixed race5.72%6.47%5.34%
      Other race1.68%2.10%3.92%
      In Whittier Heights, 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

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      Whittier Heights age breakdown

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      Age of children in married couples

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