Tukwila Information

Tukwila Information

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

General Tukwila Information

State: Washington

County: King County

Close cities: Burien, WA, Renton, WA, Des Moines, WA, SeaTac, WA, Normandy Park, WA, Bryn Mawr-Skyway, WA, Newcastle, WA, White Center, WA, Cascade-Fairwood, WA

Tukwila Population (census data)
Total 17,230 (+0.0% since 2000)
Male 8,996 (52.2%)
Female 8,234 (47.8%)

Population Density: 1,933 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 112.9 (US Avg is 100)

Tukwila Elevation: 134 feet above sea level

Land Area: 8.92 square miles

Median Household Income: $51,329

Zip Codes: 98168, 98138, 98108, 98188, and 98178.

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Tukwila Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (54.1%)
  • Hispanic (13.6%)
  • Black (12.8%)
  • Other race (8.1%)
  • Two or more races (6.5%)
  • Other Asian (2.8%)
  • American Indian (2.7%)
  • Filipino (2.3%)
  • Vietnamese (2.1%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander (1.8%)
  • Chinese (1.2%)
  • Japanese (1.0%)
  • Asian Indian (0.9%)
  • Korean (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (9.9%)
  • English (6.1%)
  • Irish (5.6%)
  • United States (4.8%)
  • Norwegian (3.9%)
  • Subsaharan African (2.8%)
Foriegn Born: 4,512 people (26.2%)
  • Asia (35.5%)
  • Latin America (31.5%)
  • Europe (22.3%)
  • Africa (10.8%)

Local Tukwila Sports Teams

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

Tukwila School Information

High Schools
Foster Senior High School (4242 South 144th Street, Tukwila, WA, 98168 - Tukwila School District 406 District)
Elementary Schools
Tukwila Elementary (5939 South 149th Street, Tukwila, WA, 98168 - Tukwila School District 406 District)

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