Tukwila demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)2,1679791
Median age34.137.637.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)51%56%55%
Speak English49%81%79%
Speak Spanish11%8%13%
Tukwila, WA has a population of 19,878 and is the 2,190th largest city in the United States. The population density is 2,167 per sq mi which is 2142% higher than the Washington average and 2292% higher than the national average. The median age in Tukwila is 34 which is approximately 9% lower than the Washington average of 38. In Tukwila, 51% of the population over 15 years of age are married, 49% speak English and 11% speak Spanish. 34% of Tukwila residents were born in Washington, 22% were born out of state, 3% were born outside of the United States and 41% were foreign born.

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  • The population density in Tukwila is 2142% higher than Washington.
  • The median age in Tukwila is 9% lower than Washington.
  • In Tukwila 36.63% of the population is Caucasian.
  • In Tukwila 18.65% of the population is African American.
  • In Tukwila 22.66% of the population is Asian.

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Tukwila population breakdown by race

African American18.65%3.63%12.63%
American Indian1.08%1.33%0.82%
Native Hawaiian3.48%0.63%0.18%
Mixed race11.14%5.34%3.06%
Other race6.35%3.92%4.75%
In Tukwila, 15.5% 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.

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