Renton Information

Renton Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Renton, WA

General Renton Information

State: Washington

County: King County

Close cities: SeaTac, WA, Cascade-Fairwood, WA, Mercer Island, WA, Tukwila, WA, Bryn Mawr-Skyway, WA, Newcastle, WA, Eastgate, WA, East Renton Highlands, WA

Renton Population (census data)
Total 60,331 (+17.9% since 2000)
Male 29,996 (49.7%)
Female 30,335 (50.3%)

Population Density: 3,543 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 115.6 (US Avg is 100)

Renton Elevation: 15 feet above sea level

Land Area: 17.0 square miles

Median Household Income: $57,761

Zip Codes: 98055, 98057, 98059, 98056, and 98058.

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Renton Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (65.4%)
  • Black (8.5%)
  • Hispanic (7.6%)
  • Two or more races (4.6%)
  • Other race (4.2%)
  • Vietnamese (3.1%)
  • Filipino (2.9%)
  • Chinese (2.8%)
  • American Indian (1.8%)
  • Other Asian (1.6%)
  • Japanese (1.2%)
  • Asian Indian (1.0%)
  • Korean (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (15.0%)
  • Irish (9.4%)
  • English (8.8%)
  • Norwegian (5.7%)
  • United States (4.8%)
  • Italian (3.6%)
Foriegn Born: 9,590 people (15.9%)
  • Asia (54.1%)
  • Europe (22.9%)
  • Latin America (22.9%)

Local Renton Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Seattle Mariners
NFL Football: Seattle Seahawks, Oakland Raiders
NBA Basketball: , Portland Trail Blazers
NHL Hockey: San Jose Sharks
NCAA Sports: St., University of Washington

Renton School Information

High Schools
Hazen Senior High School (1101 Hoquiam Avenue NE, Renton, WA, 98059 - Renton School District 403 District)
Liberty Senior High School (16655 SE 136th Street, Renton, WA, 98059 - Issaquah School District 411 District)
Lindbergh Senior High School (16426 128th Avenue SE, Renton, WA, 98058 - Renton School District 403 District)
Renton Senior High School (400 South 2nd Street, Renton, WA, 98055 - Renton School District 403 District)
Middle Schools
Maywood Middle School (14490 168th Avenue SE, Renton, WA, 98059 - Issaquah School District 411 District)
McKnight Middle School (1200 Edmonds Avenue NE, Renton, WA, 98056 - Renton School District 403 District)
Meeker Middle School (12600 SE 192nd Street, Renton, WA, 98058 - Kent School District 415 District)
Nelsen Middle School (2403 Jones Avenue South, Renton, WA, 98055 - Renton School District 403 District)
Northwood Middle School (17007 SE 184 Street, Renton, WA, 98058 - Kent School District 415 District)
Elementary Schools
Apollo Elementary (15025 SE 117th Street, Renton, WA, 98059 - Issaquah School District 411 District)
Benson Hill Elementary School (18665 116th Avenue SE, Renton, WA, 98058 - Renton School District 403 District)
Briarwood Elementary (17020 SE 134th Street, Renton, WA, 98059 - Issaquah School District 411 District)
Carriage Crest Elementary School (18235 140th Avenue SE, Renton, WA, 98058 - Kent School District 415 District)
Cascade Elementary School (16022 116th Avenue SE, Renton, WA, 98058 - Renton School District 403 District)
Fairwood Elementary School (16600 148th Avenue SE, Renton, WA, 98058 - Kent School District 415 District)
Glenridge Elementary (19405 120th Avenue SE, Renton, WA, 98058 - Kent School District 415 District)
Highlands Elementary School (2720 NE 7th Street, Renton, WA, 98056 - Renton School District 403 District)
Kennydale Elementary School (1700 NE 28th Street, Renton, WA, 98056 - Renton School District 403 District)
Maple Hills Elementary (15644 204th Avenue SE, Renton, WA, 98059 - Issaquah School District 411 District)
Maplewood Heights Elementary School (13430 144th Avenue SE, Renton, WA, 98059 - Renton School District 403 District)
Renton Park Elementary School (16828 128th Avenue SE, Renton, WA, 98058 - Renton School District 403 District)
Ridgewood Elementary School (18030 162nd Place SE, Renton, WA, 98058 - Kent School District 415 District)
Sierra Heights Elementary School (9901 132nd Avenue SE, Renton, WA, 98059 - Renton School District 403 District)
Talbot Hill Elementary School (2300 Talbot Road South, Renton, WA, 98055 - Renton School District 403 District)
Tiffany Park Elementary School (1601 Lake Youngs Way SE, Renton, WA, 98058 - Renton School District 403 District)
Other/Private Schools
Griffin Home (2500 Lake Washington Boulevard N, Renton, WA, 98056 - Renton School District 403 District)
Hillcrest Special Services Center (1800 Index Avenue NE, Renton, WA, 98056 - Renton School District 403 District)
Home Program At Honeydew (800 Union Avenue NE, Renton, WA, 98059 - Renton School District 403 District)
Out Of District Facility (300 SW 7th Street, Renton, WA, 98055 - Renton School District 403 District)
Sartori Education Center (315 Garden Avenue N, Renton, WA, 98055 - Renton School District 403 District)

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