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Kirkland, WA Population and Races

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As of 2010-2014, the total population of Kirkland is 83,320, which is 84.93% more than it was in 2000. The population growth rate is much higher than the state average rate of 17.05% and is much higher than the national average rate of 11.61%. The Kirkland population density is 7,493.82 people per square mile, which is much higher than the state average density of 96.76 people per square mile and is much higher than the national average density of 82.73 people per square mile. The most prevalent race in Kirkland is white, which represent 78.52% of the total population. The average Kirkland education level is higher than the state average and is higher than the national average.

Topics:Population GrowthPopulation DensityPopulation by RacesPopulation by First AncestryPopulation by GenderPopulation by AgeEducationSchool EnrollmentHousehold and FamilyMarital StatusPlace of Birth and CitizenshipLanguage

Population in 2010-2014: 83,320. #12

Population Growth Since 2000, #25

Kirkland, WA

Population Density, #1

Kirkland, WA
7,493.82 per square mile
96.76 per square mile
82.73 per square mile

Population by Races

White:65,425 (78.52%, #479)
Black:1,165 (1.40%, #160)
Hispanic:5,338 (6.41%, #263)
Asian:10,815 (12.98%, #37)
Native (American Indian, Alaska Native, Hawaiian Native, etc.):371 (0.45%, #394)
One Race, Other:1,313 (1.58%, see rank)
Two or More Races:4,231 (5.08%, see rank)

Hispanic Population
Mexican:3,460 (64.82%, see rank)
Puerto Rican:148 (2.77%, see rank)
Cuban:20 (0.37%, see rank)
Central American:501 (9.39%, see rank)
South American:599 (11.22%, see rank)

Asian Population
Indian:2,558 (23.65%, see rank)
Chinese:2,847 (26.32%, see rank)
Filipino:1,167 (10.79%, see rank)
Japanese:914 (8.45%, see rank)
Korean:690 (6.38%, see rank)
Vietnamese:716 (6.62%, see rank)
Asian, Other:1,923 (17.78%, see rank)

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical race data.

Population by First Ancestry

75,442 (90.54%) out of the total population of 83,320 reported first ancestry.

 Kirkland, WA% of the Total PopulationWashingtonU.S.
Arab4150.50%, see rank0.38%0.56%
Czech4620.55%, see rank0.43%0.47%
Danish7490.90%, see rank0.99%0.42%
Dutch2,1622.59%, see rank2.13%1.40%
English10,66312.80%, see rank10.73%8.02%
French3,7894.55%, see rank4.06%3.34%
German14,75117.70%, see rank18.48%15.03%
Greek4740.57%, see rank0.35%0.41%
Hungarian4100.49%, see rank0.33%0.46%
Irish9,84011.81%, see rank11.22%10.80%
Italian3,3804.06%, see rank3.55%5.52%
Norwegian4,3795.26%, see rank5.49%1.42%
Polish1,9462.34%, see rank1.84%3.01%
Portuguese2130.26%, see rank0.34%0.44%
Russian1,6491.98%, see rank1.30%0.92%
Scotch-Irish1,0511.26%, see rank1.26%0.99%
Scottish2,7543.31%, see rank2.90%1.72%
Subsaharan African4940.59%, see rank1.02%0.95%
Swedish3,3754.05%, see rank3.33%1.27%
Swiss5260.63%, see rank0.53%0.30%
Ukrainian6330.76%, see rank0.81%0.31%
American3,1133.74%, see rank4.99%7.12%
Welsh1,0721.29%, see rank0.99%0.57%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical first ancestry data.

Population by Gender

Male: 40,649 (48.79%, see rank)
Females: 42,671 (51.21%, see rank)

Kirkland, WA
Male: 48.79%
Female: 51.21%
Male: 49.91%
Female: 50.09%
Male: 49.19%
Female: 50.81%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical gender data.

Population by Age

Median Age (see rank)
Kirkland, WA
37.70 years old
37.40 years old
37.40 years old

Median Age, Male (see rank)
Kirkland, WA
36.20 years old
36.30 years old
36.10 years old

Median Age, Female (see rank)
Kirkland, WA
39.30 years old
38.40 years old
38.80 years old

 Kirkland, WA% of the Total PopulationWashingtonU.S.
Under 5 years5,6116.73%, see rank6.43%6.36%
5 to 9 years4,6375.57%, see rank6.33%6.51%
10 to 14 years4,2835.14%, see rank6.40%6.59%
15 to 19 years4,3255.19%, see rank6.49%6.85%
20 to 24 years4,2845.14%, see rank7.01%7.13%
25 to 34 years15,12818.16%, see rank14.18%13.47%
35 to 44 years12,41914.91%, see rank13.23%12.96%
45 to 54 years12,32114.79%, see rank13.98%14.09%
55 to 64 years10,83213.00%, see rank12.78%12.29%
65 to 74 years5,7756.93%, see rank7.59%7.64%
75 to 84 2,5073.01%, see rank3.81%4.25%
85 years and over1,1981.44%, see rank1.78%1.85%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical age data.

Education for the 25 Years and Over

 Kirkland, WAWashingtonU.S.
Total 25 Years and Over Population60,180, 100%4,645,804209,056,129
Less Than High School2,135, 3.55%, see rank9.82%13.67%
High School Graduate7,331, 12.18%, see rank23.34%27.95%
Some College or Associate Degree17,275, 28.71%, see rank34.54%29.09%
Bachelor Degree21,623, 35.93%, see rank20.58%18.27%
Master, Doctorate, or Professional Degree11,816, 19.63%, see rank11.72%11.01%
USA.com Education Index#15.24, see rank13.9413.54
# Higher USA.com Education Index means more educated population.

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical education level data.

School Enrollment

 Kirkland, WA WashingtonU.S.
Total PublicPrivatePublicPrivatePublicPrivate
Nursery School, Preschool, Kindergarten2,30646.01%53.99%65.02%34.98%71.30%28.70%
Elementary School (Grades 1-8)7,01383.57%, see rank16.43%, see rank90.14%9.86%89.86%10.14%
High School (Grades 9-12)3,62488.80%, see rank11.20%, see rank92.74%7.26%90.60%9.40%
College4,24275.08%, see rank24.92%, see rank82.93%17.07%78.37%21.63%
Graduate School1,38260.06%, see rank39.94%, see rank63.03%36.97%58.86%41.14%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical school enrollment data.

Household and Family

 Kirkland, WAWashingtonU.S.
Total Households34,762, 100%2,645,396116,211,092
Average Household Size2.37, see rank2.552.63
1 Person Households10,393, 29.90%, see rank27.79%27.57%
2 or More Person Households24,369, 70.10%, see rank72.21%72.43%
Family Households (Families)21,705, 62.44%, see rank64.48%66.22%
Average Family Size3.02, see rank3.233.32
Married-Couple Family17,926, 51.57%, see rank49.73%48.42%
Nonfamily Households13,057, 37.56%, see rank35.52%33.78%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical household and family data.

Marital Status of 15 Years and Over

 Kirkland, WA%WashingtonU.S.
15 Years and Over Total68,789see rank5,576,837252,974,135
Males, 15 Years and Over33,579100%, see rank2,766,340123,281,364
Never Married10,99032.73%, see rank34.08%35.77%
Married19,29357.46%, see rank53.24%52.04%
Widowed2580.77%, see rank2.16%2.57%
Divorced3,0389.05%, see rank10.52%9.62%
Females, 15 Years and Over35,210100%, see rank2,810,497129,692,771
Never Married8,46324.04%, see rank26.91%29.48%
Married19,33854.92%, see rank51.78%49.19%
Widowed2,1916.22%, see rank7.72%9.16%
Divorced5,21814.82%, see rank13.59%12.16%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical marital status data.

Place of Birth and Citizenship

 Kirkland, WA%WashingtonU.S.
Native66,64379.98%, see rank86.65%86.93%
Born in the State of Residence34,85541.83%, see rank47.34%58.73%
Born in Different State30,76636.93%, see rank37.62%26.78%
Born in Puerto Rico, U.S. Island Areas,
or Born Abroad to American Parent(s)
1,0221.23%, see rank1.70%1.42%
Foreign Born16,67720.02%, see rank13.35%13.07%
Foreign Born with U.S. Citizenship8,2009.84%, see rank6.19%5.99%
Foreign Born without U.S. Citizenship8,47710.17%, see rank7.15%7.09%
Born In Europe4,2655.12%, see rank2.21%1.53%
Born In Asia8,42910.12%, see rank5.44%3.82%
Born In Africa5600.67%, see rank0.73%0.55%
Born In Oceania3520.42%, see rank0.20%0.07%
Born In Latin America1,9932.39%, see rank4.10%6.83%
Born In Northern America1,0781.29%, see rank0.67%0.26%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical place of birth and citizenship data.

Language Spoken at Home

 Kirkland, WA%WashingtonU.S.
English26,09275.06%, see rank80.98%79.39%
Spanish1,7885.14%, see rank7.43%11.75%
Other Indo-European Languages3,69810.64%, see rank4.54%4.52%
Asian and Pacific Islander Languages2,9558.50%, see rank5.96%3.36%
Other2290.66%, see rank1.09%0.99%

*Based on 2010-2014 data. View historical language spoken at home data.

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