Renton, Washington

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Population in 2014: 98,404 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +96.6%
Males: 48,938  (49.7%)
Females: 49,466  (50.3%)
Median resident age:  35.2 years
Washington median age:  37.4 years

Zip codes: 98055.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $57,707 (it was $45,820 in 2000)
Renton:

$57,707
WA:

$58,405

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $29,837 (it was $24,346 in 2000)

Renton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $277,700 (it was $172,800 in 2000)
Renton:

$277,700
WA:

$250,800

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $290,605; Detached houses: $320,190; Townhouses or other attached units: $219,484; In 2-unit structures: $267,391; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $161,442; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $180,257; Mobile homes: $42,924

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,180.

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  • Races in Renton, WA (2013)

    Renton races chart
    • 48,23749.6%White alone
    • 20,72621.3%Asian alone
    • 11,56111.9%Hispanic
    • 10,00110.3%Black alone
    • 5,8086.0%Two or more races
    • 7130.7%American Indian alone
    • 4840.5%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 550.06%Other race alone

Races in Renton detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Renton: 114.8 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (10.9%), English (6.5%), Irish (6.2%), Norwegian (3.5%), United States (3.4%), Subsaharan African (2.6%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1901

Elevation: 15 feet

Land area: 17.0 square miles.

Population density: 5,779 people per square mile   (average).

Renton,WA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Renton:

  • High school or higher: 90.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 37.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.1%
  • Unemployed: 4.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Renton city:

  • Never married: 34.7%
  • Now married: 45.8%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 11.8%

27,835 residents are foreign born (7.4% Latin America, 4.8% Asia, 3.6% Europe).

This city:

28.7%
Washington:

13.5%



According to our research of Washington and other state lists there were 61 registered sex offenders living in Renton, Washington as of May 30, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Renton to the number of sex offenders is 1,565 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,214 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,548 (1.0%)

Renton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (9.1 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (947.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Bryn Mawr-Skyway, WA (1.4 miles ), Cascade-Fairwood, WA (1.7 miles ), Newcastle, WA (1.8 miles ), East Renton Highlands, WA (1.9 miles ), Tukwila, WA (1.9 miles ), Riverton, WA (2.1 miles ), East Hill-Meridian, WA (2.3 miles ), SeaTac, WA (2.4 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 233 buildings, average cost: $148,700
  • 1998: 292 buildings, average cost: $119,800
  • 1999: 174 buildings, average cost: $145,100
  • 2000: 417 buildings, average cost: $128,700
  • 2001: 446 buildings, average cost: $155,100
  • 2002: 470 buildings, average cost: $165,600
  • 2003: 552 buildings, average cost: $211,500
  • 2004: 474 buildings, average cost: $203,700
  • 2005: 518 buildings, average cost: $220,000
  • 2006: 439 buildings, average cost: $234,700
  • 2007: 362 buildings, average cost: $257,400
  • 2008: 200 buildings, average cost: $259,900
  • 2009: 255 buildings, average cost: $227,400
  • 2010: 238 buildings, average cost: $253,100
  • 2011: 229 buildings, average cost: $280,200
  • 2012: 234 buildings, average cost: $276,700
  • 2013: 281 buildings, average cost: $315,500
  • 2014: 215 buildings, average cost: $353,900

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 47.49 N, Longitude: 122.20 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +4,785 (+4.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 9,356 (19.0%)

Area code: 425

Renton household income distribution Renton home values distribution

Property values in Renton, WA


Crime rates in Renton by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2009 2010
Murders 01222120
per 100,000 0.01.93.73.63.51.73.10.0
Rapes 2327242426263238
per 100,000 44.650.343.943.245.843.650.360.3
Robberies 99899595128103152112
per 100,000 192.1165.7173.8171.0225.4172.7239.0177.9
Assaults 119162124102103118128130
per 100,000 230.9301.5226.8183.6181.4197.8201.3206.5
Burglaries 756642632680690677800847
per 100,000 1,466.91,195.01,156.11,224.11,215.31,134.81,257.91,345.1
Thefts 2,7192,8223,1903,6702,7392,7013,0412,673
per 100,000 5,275.85,252.95,835.56,606.84,824.24,527.64,781.54,245.0
Auto thefts 868871985961983676481594
per 100,000 1,684.21,621.31,801.91,730.01,731.41,133.2756.3943.3
Arson 2220619181177
per 100,000 42.737.211.034.231.718.411.011.1
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 305.2) 590.1579.5600.6620.4566.2482.5500.1484.1

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Renton detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 140 (112 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.14
Washington average:

1.47
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.7%
Washington:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +6,853 (+15.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (16%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Renton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Renton, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Renton-area historical earthquake activity is near Washington state average. It is 148% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 21.7 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.5 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.8 MW, Depth: 32.2 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 32.8 miles away from Renton center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK) earthquake occurred 13.4 miles away from the city center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 7/3/1999 at 01:43:54, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.3 ME, Depth: 25.2 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 57.0 miles away from the city center
On 5/3/1996 at 04:04:22, a magnitude 5.5 (5.2 MB, 5.3 MD, 5.5 ML, Depth: 2.5 mi) earthquake occurred 31.9 miles away from Renton center
On 2/14/1981 at 06:09:27, a magnitude 5.5 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 71.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), energy magnitude (ME), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in King County (26) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 24
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 18, Storms: 15, Mudslides: 8, Landslides: 6, Winter Storms: 5, Earthquakes: 2, Heavy Rains: 2, Winds: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Renton topographic map

Birthplace of: Bryce Fisher - 2005 NFL player (Seattle Seahawks, born: May 12, 1977), Chad Orvella - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Tampa Bay Devil Rays, born: Oct 1, 1980), David Riske - 2005 Major League Baseball player (Cleveland Indians, born: Oct 23, 1976), Emily Rose (actress) - Actress, Ernie Conwell - 2005 NFL player (New Orleans Saints, born: Aug 17, 1972), Jacob Young - Actor, Joshua Farris - Figure Skater, Michael Baze - Jockey, Mimi Gibson - Film actor, Owen Pochman - 2005 NFL player (Buffalo Bills, born: Aug 2, 1977).

Medal of Honor Recipients

Medal of Honor Recipient born in Renton: Thomas James Kinsman.

Main business address for: BOEING CAPITAL CORP (FINANCE LESSORS).

Hospitals and medical centers in Renton:

  • VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER (Government - Hospital District or Authority, 400 S 43RD ST)
  • HIGHLANDS CONVALESCENT CENTER (1110 EDMONDS AVE NE)
  • REGENCY AT RENTON REHABILITATION CENTER (80 SOUTHWEST SECOND STREET)
  • RENTON HILLS HEALTH AND REHA (1110 EDMONDS AVENUE NORTHEAST)
  • RENTON TERRACE NURSING CENTER (80 SW SECOND ST)
  • TALBOT CENTER FOR REHAB AND HEAL (4430 TALBOT ROAD SOUTH)
  • NKC RENTON KIDNEY CENTER (602 OAKESDALE AVE SW)
  • PROVIDENCE HOME SERVICES - KING COUNTY (2201 LIND AVENUE SW, SUITE 160)

Airports, heliports and other landing facilities located in Renton:

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Amtrak stations near Renton:

  • 10 miles: SEATTLE (303 S. JACKSON ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 20 miles: TACOMA (1001 PUYALLUP AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/Universities in Renton:

  • Renton Technical College (Full-time enrollment: 2,549; Location: 3000 NE Fourth St; Public; Website: www.rtc.edu)
  • Pima Medical Institute-Renton (FT enrollment: 1,139; Location: 555 South Renton Village Pl-Ste 400; Private, for-profit; Website: pmi.edu)
  • Everest College-Renton (FT enrollment: 694; Location: 981 Powell Avenue, Sw, Suite 200; Private, for-profit; Website: www.everest.edu/campus/renton)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Renton:

  • Bellevue College (about 8 miles; Bellevue, WA; Full-time enrollment: 10,940)
  • Highline Community College (about 9 miles; Des Moines, WA; FT enrollment: 6,074)
  • Seattle Community College-South Campus (about 9 miles; Seattle, WA; FT enrollment: 3,986)
  • Seattle University (about 11 miles; Seattle, WA; FT enrollment: 5,808)
  • Seattle Central College (about 11 miles; Seattle, WA; FT enrollment: 5,825)
  • Green River Community College (about 13 miles; Auburn, WA; FT enrollment: 7,425)
  • University of Washington-Seattle Campus (about 13 miles; Seattle, WA; FT enrollment: 39,445)

Biggest public high schools in Renton:

  • LIBERTY SR HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 16655 SE 136TH ST, Grades: 9-12)
  • LINDBERGH SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 16426 128TH AVE SE, Grades: 9-12)
  • HAZEN SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 1101 HOQUIAM AVE NE, Grades: 9-12)
  • RENTON SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Location: 400 S 2ND ST, Grades: 9-12)
  • OUT OF DISTRICT FACILITY (Location: 300 SW 7TH ST, Grades: PK-12)
  • SARTORI EDUCATION CENTER (Location: 315 GARDEN AVE N, Grades: 9-12)
  • GRIFFIN HOME (Location: 2500 LAKE WASHINGTON BLVD N, Grades: 6-12)
  • HOME PROGRAM (Location: 2607 JONES AVENUE S, Grades: KG-12)
  • RENTON ACADEMY (Location: 2607 JONES AVE S, Grades: KG-12)
  • OPEN DOOR YOUTH REENGAGEMENT RENTON (Location: 2607 JONES AVE S, Grades: 11-12)

Private high schools in Renton:

  • RAINIER CHRISTIAN SCHOOLS (Students: 721, Location: 16707 174TH AVE SE, Grades: PK-12)
  • NEW HORIZON SCHOOL (Students: 52, Location: 1111 S CARR RD, Grades: 6-12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Renton:

Private elementary/middle schools in Renton:

  • ST ANTHONY ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 517, Location: 336 SHATTUCK AVE S, Grades: KG-8)
  • RENTON CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 507, Location: 15717 152ND AVE SE, Grades: PK-8)
  • CEDAR RIVER MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 109, Location: 15828 SE JONES RD, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Renton

Library in Renton:

  • RENTON PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $2,766,593; Location: 100 MILL AVENUE SOUTH; 162,470 books; 5,090 audio materials; 13,696 video materials; 17 local licensed databases; 11 state licensed databases; 1 other licensed databases; 402 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • renton has 9 antique shops in its antique district

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Notable locations in Renton: Longacres Race Track (A), Maplewood Golf and Country Club (B), South Treatment Plant Waterworks Gardens (C), Renton South Treatment Plant Waterworks (D), Talbot Hill Substation (E), Sunset Square (F), Black River (G), Quendall (H), Earlington (I), May Creek (J), Earlington Golf Course (K), Boeing Fire Department Renton Station Renton Municipal Airport (L), King County Medic One (M), Rural Metro Ambulance (N), Talbot Center for Rehabilitation and Healthcare (O), Healthpoint Medical Center Administrative Office (P), Renton Fire Department Station 12 (Q), Renton Fire Department Station 14 (R), Renton Fire Department Station 11 (S), City of Renton Fire Department (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Greater Highland Shopping Center (1), Village Square Shopping Center (2), Renton Village Shopping Center (3), Renton Shopping Center (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Main business address in Renton: BOEING CAPITAL CORP (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemeteries: Greenwood Cemetery (1), Mount Olivet Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Rivers and creeks: Cedar River (A), May Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Renton include: Gene Coulon Memorial Beach Park (1), Renton Stadium (2), Windsor Hills Park (3), Talbot Hill Park (4), Cedar River Park (5), Phillip Arnold Park (6), Earlington Park (7), Kennydale Lions Park (8). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Renton Historical Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 235 Mill Avenue South) (1), Northwest Seaplanes (Recreational Trips & Guides; 860 West Terminal Rd) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Hotels: Olympus Suites (907 Aberdeen Avenue Northeast Apt 1) (1), Holiday Inn Select (800 Rainier Ave N) (2), Best Value Inn (3700 East Valley Road) (3), Cascade Company (325 Williams Avenue South) (4), Goldsmith Interiors Showroom (14410 Southeast Petrovitsky Road) (5), Country Hearth & Home (13103 Southeast Renton Maple Valley) (6), Econo Lodge Renton (4710 Lake Washington Blvdne) (7), Hampton Inn (7200 South 156th Southcenter) (8), Homestead Studio Suites Hotel (15635 West Valley Highway) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Highland Court Tucker (1000 Jefferson Avenue Northeast) (1), Ridgeview Court Llc (320 Bremerton Northeast) (2), Renton City - Courts- Municipal Court (City Hall) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

King County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 94.0. This is worse than average.

City:

94.0
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.242. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.242
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2005 was 18.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.3
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.874. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.874
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 17.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.9
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 8.12. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.12
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 0.00440. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00440
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 13.2%
(8.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 26.0% for Black residents, 25.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 6.5% for American Indian residents, 10.5% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 30.7% for other race residents, 11.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  60.7%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.4%
Whole state:  7.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Renton in 2010:

  • 257 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 191 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 84 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 39 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 34 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 31 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 23 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 11 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 5 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 5 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 5 people in in-patient hospice facilities

People in group quarters in Renton in 2000:

  • 265 people in nursing homes
  • 46 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 27 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 27 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 20 people in residential treatment centers for emotionally disturbed children
  • 14 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 2 people in religious group quarters

Renton, Washington environmental map by EPA

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Banks with most branches in Renton (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Benson Plaza, Fairwood, Renton Highlands Financial Center, Renton Center Branch, Renton Branch. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Fairwood Branch, Renton Hills Branch, North Benson Branch, Renton Branch, Renton Highlands Branch. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Renton Hills Branch, Renton Highlands Branch, Spring Glen Branch, Renton Branch. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • KeyBank National Association: Renton Highlands Branch, Renton Landing Branch, Fairwood Branch, Renton Branch. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Fairwood Center Branch, Renton Village Branch, 4th And Union Branch. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Columbia State Bank: Renton Branch at 333 Sw 7th St, branch established on 2009/07/10. Info updated 2011/08/09: Bank assets: $4,785.2 mil, Deposits: $3,892.8 mil, headquarters in Tacoma, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 104 total offices, Holding Company: Columbia Banking System, Inc.
  • Union Bank, National Association: Renton Branch at 617 S 3rd Street, Suite B, branch established on 2005/07/01. Info updated 2011/09/01: Bank assets: $88,967.5 mil, Deposits: $65,286.4 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 403 total offices, Holding Company: Mitsubishi Ufj Financial Group, Inc.
  • Banner Bank: Renton Branch at 54 Rainier Avenue South, branch established on 1996/10/01. Info updated 2011/05/03: Bank assets: $4,048.2 mil, Deposits: $3,348.4 mil, headquarters in Walla Walla, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 87 total offices, Holding Company: Banner Corporation
  • First Savings Bank Northwest: at 201 Wells Avenue South, branch established on 1923/01/01. Info updated 2008/01/08: Bank assets: $1,049.4 mil, Deposits: $812.9 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1 total offices

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.1
Washington average:

11.4

Renton travel time to work - commute Renton mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Renton:

(Renton, Washington Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Renton city (based on King County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic278,34071
Evangelical Protestant204,523711
Other119,713329
Mainline Protestant104,806304
Orthodox12,25720
Black Protestant7,03024
None1,204,580-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 439
King County:

2.37 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 29
This county:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 220
King County:

1.19 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 399
King County:

2.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2,027
Here:

10.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.26 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.7%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
King County:

20.5%
Washington:

25.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

14.6%
State:

13.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.0%
Washington:

49.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

47.3%
Washington:

45.8%

Average BMI:
Renton:

28.1
Washington:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
Renton:

19.9%
State:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Renton:

12.3%
Washington:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

30.6%
Washington:

32.6%

General health condition:
Renton:

57.2%
State:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

80.8%
Washington:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Renton, WA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 27$179,548$79,7991$2,220
Other Government Administration 65$349,488$64,5216$4,408
Judicial and Legal 30$192,378$76,9513$10,056
Police Protection - Officers 108$885,434$98,3820$0
Police - Other 35$243,522$83,4931$2,406
Firefighters 135$1,086,822$96,6060$0
Fire - Other 20$142,054$85,2320$0
Correction 99$545,478$66,1191$1,056
Streets and Highways 29$170,114$70,3922$5,926
Airports 6$39,864$79,7285$7,664
Welfare 5$30,772$73,8530$0
Solid Waste Management 3$8,952$35,8083$5,928
Sewerage 10$63,730$76,4760$0
Parks and Recreation 54$310,994$69,11084$70,968
Housing and Community Development(Local) 7$48,352$82,88917$5,944
Water Supply 24$139,546$69,7732$6,460
Other and Unallocable 50$317,478$76,1955$16,082
Totals for Government 707$4,754,526$80,699130$139,118

Renton government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $8,443,000 ($85.80)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,692,000 ($17.19)
    General - Other: $1,039,000 ($10.56)
    Financial Administration: $185,000 ($1.88)
    Local Fire Protection: $121,000 ($1.23)
  • Current Operations - Local Fire Protection: $12,988,000 ($131.99)
    Police Protection: $11,860,000 ($120.52)
    Sewerage: $10,616,000 ($107.88)
    Parks and Recreation: $8,892,000 ($90.36)
    General - Other: $8,232,000 ($83.66)
    Solid Waste Management: $7,779,000 ($79.05)
    Regular Highways: $4,702,000 ($47.78)
    Financial Administration: $4,432,000 ($45.04)
    Central Staff Services: $4,309,000 ($43.79)
    Water Utilities: $3,552,000 ($36.10)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,468,000 ($25.08)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,930,000 ($19.61)
    Correctional Institutions: $1,814,000 ($18.43)
    Libraries: $1,428,000 ($14.51)
    Air Transportation: $738,000 ($7.50)
    Natural Resources - Other: $282,000 ($2.87)
    Health - Other: $194,000 ($1.97)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash and Deposits: $842,000 ($8.56)
    Benefit Payments: $402,000 ($4.09)
    Corporate Bonds: $124,000 ($1.26)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,971,000 ($20.03)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Sewerage: $1,034,000 ($10.51)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $301,000 ($3.06)
    Parks and Recreation: $173,000 ($1.76)
    Housing and Community Development: $80,000 ($0.81)
    Air Transportation: $45,000 ($0.46)
    Local Fire Protection: $6,000 ($0.06)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,000 ($0.01)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($0.01)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $42,665,000 ($433.57)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,993,000 ($20.25)

Renton government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $14,007,000 ($142.34)
    Solid Waste Management: $9,393,000 ($95.45)
    All Other: $4,852,000 ($49.31)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,294,000 ($33.47)
    Regular Highways: $9,000 ($0.09)
  • Employee Retirement - Earnings on Investments (calculated): $427,000 ($4.34)
    From Other Governments: $72,000 ($0.73)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $292,000 ($2.97)
    Housing and Community Development: $109,000 ($1.11)
    All Other: $77,000 ($0.78)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,437,000 ($14.60)
    Highways: $259,000 ($2.63)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $2,000,000 ($20.32)
    Interest Earnings: $1,373,000 ($13.95)
    General Revenue, NEC: $1,236,000 ($12.56)
    Fines and Forfeits: $508,000 ($5.16)
    Sale of Property: $465,000 ($4.73)
    Donations From Private Sources: $318,000 ($3.23)
    Special Assessments: $23,000 ($0.23)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $8,853,000 ($89.97)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,451,000 ($24.91)
    General Local Government Support: $826,000 ($8.39)
    Housing and Community Development: $318,000 ($3.23)
    All Other: $219,000 ($2.23)
  • Tax - Property: $21,826,000 ($221.80)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $18,534,000 ($188.35)
    Public Utilities Sales: $8,557,000 ($86.96)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $4,528,000 ($46.01)
    Other License: $3,896,000 ($39.59)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $2,109,000 ($21.43)
    Other Selective Sales: $789,000 ($8.02)
    Amusements Sales: $274,000 ($2.78)

Renton government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $76,694,000 ($779.38)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $76,487,000 ($777.28)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,069,000 ($41.35)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $3,862,000 ($39.25)

Renton government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Employee Retirement - Total Federal Securities: $4,754,000 ($48.31)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $48,056,000 ($488.35)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,752,000 ($27.97)

6.12% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($52,523 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.12%
Washington average:

6.54%

0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,386 average AGI)
King County:

0.09%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Snohomish County, WA  0.86% ($46,693 average AGI)
from Pierce County, WA  0.74% ($40,149)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.17% ($62,162)


5.53% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($53,776 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.53%
Washington average:

6.20%

0.14% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,948 average AGI)
King County:

0.14%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Snohomish County, WA  0.94% ($47,962 average AGI)
to Pierce County, WA  0.73% ($41,813)
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.15% ($52,224)

Strongest AM radio stations in Renton:

  • KIXI (880 AM; 50 kW; MERCER ISLAND/SEATTL, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KRIZ (1420 AM; 10 kW; RENTON, WA; Owner: KRIZ BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYIZ (1620 AM; 10 kW; RENTON, WA; Owner: KRIZ BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KOMO (1000 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KGNW (820 AM; 50 kW; BURIEN-SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KYCW (1090 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KKNW (1150 AM; 10 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ORCA RADIO, INC.)
  • KNWX (1210 AM; 28 kW; AUBURN-FEDERAL WAY, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KJR (950 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA)
  • KKOL (1300 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KXPA (1540 AM; 5 kW; BELLEVUE, WA; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Renton:

  • KMTT (103.7 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KNDD (107.7 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KYPT (96.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KBSG-FM (97.3 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KJR-FM (95.7 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KUBE (93.3 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KPLZ-FM (101.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KNHC (89.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: SEATTLE PUBLIC SCHOOLS)
  • KBKS (106.1 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KING-FM (98.1 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: CLASSIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KLSY-FM (92.5 FM; BELLEVUE, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO INC.)
  • KPLU-FM (88.5 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: PACIFIC LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • KWJZ (98.9 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ORCA RADIO, INC.)
  • KZOK-FM (102.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KMPS-FM (94.1 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KQBZ (100.7 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KISW (99.9 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KRWM (106.9 FM; BREMERTON, WA; Owner: SEASCAPE RADIO, INC.)
  • KUOW (94.9 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON)
  • KEXP-FM (90.3 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON BOARD OF REGENTS)

TV broadcast stations around Renton:

  • KSTW (Channel 11; TACOMA, WA; Owner: UPN TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • K58DP (Channel 58; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KHCV (Channel 45; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: NORTH PACIFIC INTERNATIONAL TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KING-TV (Channel 5; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTWB-TV (Channel 22; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KWPX (Channel 33; BELLEVUE, WA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • KCTS-TV (Channel 9; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: KCTS TELEVISION)
  • KOMO-TV (Channel 4; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE TV, L.L.C.)
  • KWDK (Channel 56; TACOMA, WA; Owner: PUGET SOUND EDUCATIONAL TV, INC.)
  • KIRO-TV (Channel 7; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: KIRO-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KWOG (Channel 51; BELLEVUE, WA; Owner: AFRICAN-AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO.OF BELLEVUE, INC.)
  • K57HB (Channel 57; EUREKA, CA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K68DL (Channel 68; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KONG-TV (Channel 16; EVERETT, WA; Owner: KONG-TV, INC.)
  • KCPQ (Channel 13; TACOMA, WA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION NORTHWEST, INC.)
  • KBTC-TV (Channel 28; TACOMA, WA; Owner: BATES TECHNICAL COLLEGE)
  • K67GJ (Channel 67; POINT PULLEY, ETC., WA; Owner: KIRO-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Renton fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 69Number of bridges
  • 435m1,427ftTotal length
  • $251,549,000Total costs
  • 3,191,939Total average daily traffic
  • 227,665Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 11940-1949
  • 41950-1959
  • 191960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 81980-1989
  • 211990-1999
  • 92000-2009
  • 52010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Renton, WA
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 397 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Renton)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Renton, WA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 54 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 945 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Renton)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Renton)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 261 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full and 12 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED255$266,438300$279,8801,602$253,04729$107,7642$6,737,995102$217,4669$154,373
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED16$238,64637$252,233240$250,77112$65,3430$030$204,1682$106,890
APPLICATIONS DENIED29$265,48579$237,072538$271,69011$128,1700$057$210,8899$155,628
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN36$285,68939$289,404352$274,2197$114,5941$6,618,87024$245,2501$199,130
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS7$240,92410$354,64380$249,6817$137,7040$04$222,6751$67,450

Detailed mortgage data for all 15 tracts in Renton, WA

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 3 full and 12 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED36$303,91328$315,5530$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED13$332,02514$281,0752$381,060
APPLICATIONS DENIED6$309,93221$277,1811$365,580
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$321,7554$338,1600$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$449,3401$252,8000$0

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Drinking water stations with addresses in Renton and their reported violations in the past:

LIONS MEMORIAL YOUTH CAMP (Population served: 61, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2006, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
ISSAQUAH HIGHLANDS RECREATION CLUB (Address: 3005 NE 4th , Population served: 14, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 566
  • Hazardous Condition: 289
  • Service Call: 105
  • Good Intent Call: 21

Incident types - Renton

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Renton, WA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Renton, Washington:

  • Clarion Hotel, 3700 E Valley Rd, Renton, Washington 98055 , Phone: (425) 251-9591, Fax: (425) 251-0340
  • Hilton Garden Inn Seattle Renton, 1801 E Valley Rd, Renton, Washington 98057 , Phone: (425) 430-1414, Fax: (425) 430-8577
  • Quality Inn Renton, 1850 Maple Valley Hwy, Renton, Washington 98057 , Phone: (425) 226-7600, Fax: (425) 277-6315
  • Holiday Inn Seattle At Renton, One S Grady Way, Renton, Washington 98057 , Phone: (425) 226-7700, Fax: (425) 271-2315
  • Extended Stay America - Seattle - Renton, 1150 Oakesdale Ave SW, Renton, Washington 98055 , Phone: (425) 228-2454, Fax: (425) 228-2655
  • Towneplace Suites By Marriott Seattle South-Renton, 300 SW 19TH St, Renton, Washington 98057 , Phone: (425) 917-2000, Fax: (425) 917-2002
  • Hilton Garden Inn, 1801 E Valley Rd, Renton, Washington 98057 , Phone: (425) 430-1414, Fax: (425) 430-8577
  • Clarion Hotel, 3700 E Valley Rd, Renton, Washington 98057 , Phone: (425) 251-9591, Fax: (425) 251-0340
All 8 fire-safe hotels and motels in Renton, Washington
Most common first names in Renton, WA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John43473.4 years
Mary33679.2 years
Robert33270.6 years
William30573.7 years
James23271.4 years
George22875.8 years
Charles20374.5 years
Helen17681.4 years
Donald16469.2 years
Margaret15781.4 years
Most common last names in Renton, WA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson17276.2 years
Smith15575.0 years
Anderson10275.9 years
Brown8675.8 years
Williams7571.3 years
Peterson7076.3 years
Jones6974.0 years
Miller6673.1 years
Nelson6475.0 years
Lewis5974.2 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (55%)
  • Utility gas (42%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
Businesses in Renton, WA
NameCountNameCount
24 Hour Fitness1LA Fitness2
7-Eleven5Little Caesars Pizza3
AT&T2Lowe's1
Ace Hardware2Marriott1
Albertsons2Marshalls1
Applebee's1MasterBrand Cabinets1
Arby's2Mazda1
AutoZone2McDonald's8
Avenue1New Balance1
Baskin-Robbins3Nike4
Big O Tires1Nissan1
Blockbuster3Panda Express1
Burger King2Papa John's Pizza1
Carl\s Jr.1Payless2
Chevrolet1PetSmart1
Circle K2Pizza Hut3
Clarion1Popeyes1
Curves1Qdoba Mexican Grill1
DHL1Quality1
Dairy Queen2Quiznos2
Dennys1RadioShack3
Discount Tire2Red Robin1
Domino's Pizza2Rite Aid3
Econo Lodge1Safeway3
Extended Stay Deluxe1Sam's Club1
Famous Footwear1Sprint Nextel1
FedEx10Staples1
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Starbucks12
Ford1Subaru1
GNC3Subway7
GameStop1T-Mobile5
H&R Block3Taco Bell2
Hilton1Target1
Honda1Toyota1
IHOP1U-Haul4
IKEA1UPS12
Jack In The Box3Verizon Wireless2
Jamba Juice1Vons4
Jimmy John's1Walgreens2
Jones New York1Walmart1
KFC3Wendy's2
Kroger5

Renton compared to Washington state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Renton on our top lists:

  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest average sunshine amount (population 50,000+)"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest minimum monthly sunshine amount (population 50,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest maximum monthly sunshine amount (population 50,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest average wind speeds (population 50,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest maximum monthly morning or afternoon humidity (population 50,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest average humidity (population 50,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of auto thefts per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest city-data.com crime index per police officer (population 50,000+)"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage population increase from 2000 (population 50,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of thefts per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 100 most racially diverse cities (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #44 on the list of "Top 101 cities that people commute into (largest positive percentage daily daytime population change due to commuting) (population 50,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 100 fastest growing cities from 2000 to 2014 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #51 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Community and social service occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Wholesale trade (population 50,000+)"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Transportation occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Food preparation and serving related occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #71 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Computer and mathematical occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of rapes per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (population 50,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Other congregations"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
There are 337 pilots and 425 other airmen in this city.
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