Census 2010: Washington › Seattle School District

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Seattle School District

Square miles: 144.3 Population per sq. mile: 7,133.8

  • 2010 population: 609,471
  • 2000 population: 564,158
  • Total change: 45,313 (8.0%)

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2010 population by race/ethnicity

Diversity Index: 53.3%
The USA TODAY Diversity Index represents the probability that two people from this area will have different ethnic backgrounds. A higher number reflects a more ethnically diverse population.

Age group 2010 2000
Under 18 15.4% 15.6%
18 and older 84.6% 84.4%

Seattle School District population

Race/ethnicity2010 population2010 percentage2000 population2000 percentage2000-2010 change
American Indian/Alaska Native4,8380.8%5,6761.0%-14.8%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander2,3720.4%2,8200.5%-15.9%
Other race14,9632.5%13,4972.4%10.9%
Two or more races31,3015.1%25,2024.5%24.2%
*Hispanic origin40,5446.7%29,8375.3%35.9%

*Residents of Hispanic origin can be of any race.

Ages 0-17

Population: 93,735 (15.4%)

Diversity Index: 70.7%

Ages 18+

Population: 515,736 (84.6%)

Diversity Index: 52.2%

Race/ethnicityAges 0-17% of 0-17 totalAges 18+% of 18+ total
American Indian/Alaska Native7700.8%4,0680.8%
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islander5520.6%1,8200.4%
Other race3,5973.8%11,3662.2%
Two or more races11,37112.1%19,9303.9%
*Hispanic origin10,03310.7%30,5115.9%

*Residents of Hispanic origin can be of any race.

Credits: Ryan Pitts, Mike Tigas Special thanks: USA Today Census team