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Auburn, WA (Washington) Houses and Residents

Auburn,WA index of house prices

Total population: 76,347 (Urban population: 40,044, Rural population: 235 (all nonfarm))

Houses: 16,742 (16,060 occupied: 17,614 owner occupied, 10,215 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

37%
State:

38%

Housing density: 787 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2015: $305,047.

Median contract rent in 2015: $578 (lower quartile is $464, upper quartile is $672)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2015: $876


Median gross rent in Auburn, WA in 2015: $639

Housing units in Auburn with a mortgage: 4,537 (539 second mortgage, 475 home equity loan, 23 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,283

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $97,568

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $50,075

Median monthly housing costs: $1,252


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Auburn, Washington Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $275,200 (it was $132,400 in 2000)
Auburn:

$275,200
Washington:

$284,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $181,800 - $370,100

Mean price in 2015:

Detached houses: $313,627
Here:

$313,627
State:

$372,342

Townhouses or other attached units: $193,100
Here:

$193,100
State:

$328,576

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $206,566
Here:

$206,566
State:

$289,976

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $160,365
Here:

$160,365
State:

$305,496

Mobile homes: $52,425
Here:

$52,425
State:

$110,572
Median year house/condo built: 1987

Median year apartment built: 1987

Household type by relationship:

Households: 39,689
  • In family households: 32,015 (6,990 male householders, 3,075 female householders)
    7,271 spouses, 11,773 children (10,843 natural, 305 adopted, 625 stepchildren), 517 grandchildren, 412 brothers or sisters, 161 parents, 578 other relatives, 1,238 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 7,674 (3,049 male householders (2,177 living alone)), 2,977 female householders (2,493 living alone)), 1,648 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 590 (247 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 4,106 2-persons, 2,474 3-persons, 2,006 4-persons, 896 5-persons, 387 6-persons, 196 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 4,670 1-person, 1,143 2-persons, 156 3-persons, 27 4-persons, 30 5-persons.

6,445 married couples with children.
3,291 single-parent households (840 men, 2,451 women).

86.4% of residents of Auburn speak English at home.
5.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (51% speak English very well, 14% speak English well, 25% speak English not well, 11% don't speak English at all).
4.7% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (36% speak English very well, 32% speak English well, 22% speak English not well, 11% don't speak English at all).
3.0% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (41% speak English very well, 30% speak English well, 26% speak English not well, 3% don't speak English at all).
0.8% of residents speak other language at home (62% speak English very well, 32% speak English well, 3% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).

Foreign born population: 4,504 (11.2%)
(33.7% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

5.9
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

3.9
State:

3.9

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Auburn, Washington:

  • 22no bedroom
  • 2681 bedroom
  • 2,4332 bedrooms
  • 4,2143 bedrooms
  • 1,4504 bedrooms
  • 2725+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Auburn population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Auburn, Washington:

  • 334no bedroom
  • 2,4061 bedroom
  • 3,5082 bedrooms
  • 9303 bedrooms
  • 1684 bedrooms
  • 555+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Auburn population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Auburn in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 262no vehicle
  • 2,7701 vehicle
  • 3,6992 vehicles
  • 1,4653 vehicles
  • 3284 vehicles
  • 1355+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Auburn population

Cars and other vehicles available in Auburn in renter-occupied apartments

  • 1,224no vehicle
  • 3,5081 vehicle
  • 2,1052 vehicles
  • 4303 vehicles
  • 974 vehicles
  • 375+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Auburn population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Auburn, Washington:

  • 211 room
  • 852 rooms
  • 3533 rooms
  • 1,1234 rooms
  • 1,9875 rooms
  • 1,9356 rooms
  • 1,5027 rooms
  • 9388 rooms
  • 7159+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Auburn population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Auburn, Washington:

  • 3101 room
  • 9332 rooms
  • 1,4063 rooms
  • 2,4484 rooms
  • 1,4475 rooms
  • 4476 rooms
  • 2407 rooms
  • 1028 rooms
  • 689+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Auburn population

Year house built

Median 2015 house/condo value by year built ($)

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit ($)

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

  • Auburn, WA household income distribution

  • Auburn, WA household income distribution
  • 1,523Less than $10,000
  • 1,115$10,000 to $14,999
  • 1,184$15,000 to $19,999
  • 1,126$20,000 to $24,999
  • 1,022$25,000 to $29,999
  • 1,108$30,000 to $34,999
  • 1,142$35,000 to $39,999
  • 953$40,000 to $44,999
  • 885$45,000 to $49,999
  • 1,477$50,000 to $59,999
  • 1,722$60,000 to $74,999
  • 1,714$75,000 to $99,999
  • 639$100,000 to $124,999
  • 229$125,000 to $149,999
  • 133$150,000 to $199,999
  • 119$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Auburn, WA

  • Home value of owner-occupied houses in 2015 in Auburn, WA
  • 127Less than $10,000
  • 240$10,000 to $14,999
  • 320$15,000 to $19,999
  • 295$20,000 to $24,999
  • 355$25,000 to $29,999
  • 110$30,000 to $34,999
  • 109$35,000 to $39,999
  • 175$40,000 to $49,999
  • 359$50,000 to $59,999
  • 299$60,000 to $69,999
  • 11$70,000 to $79,999
  • 9$80,000 to $89,999
  • 118$90,000 to $99,999
  • 450$100,000 to $124,999
  • 225$125,000 to $149,999
  • 883$150,000 to $174,999
  • 1,173$175,000 to $199,999
  • 2,457$200,000 to $249,999
  • 2,168$250,000 to $299,999
  • 4,746$300,000 to $399,999
  • 1,806$400,000 to $499,999
  • 1,071$500,000 to $749,999
  • 108$750,000 to $999,999
  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Auburn, WA

  • Rent paid by renters in 2015 in Auburn, WA
  • 223Less than $100
  • 22$100 to $149
  • 84$150 to $199
  • 75$200 to $249
  • 46$250 to $299
  • 126$300 to $349
  • 23$350 to $399
  • 39$400 to $449
  • 19$450 to $499
  • 84$500 to $549
  • 143$550 to $599
  • 221$600 to $649
  • 212$650 to $699
  • 554$700 to $749
  • 757$750 to $799
  • 1,273$800 to $899
  • 1,459$900 to $999
  • 1,904$1,000 to $1,249
  • 982$1,250 to $1,499
  • 811$1,500 to $1,999
  • 262$2,000 to $2,499
  • 27$2,500 to $2,999
  • 56$3,000 to $3,499
  • 35$3,500 or more
  • 274No cash rent

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1,8791995 to March 2000
  • 8831990 to 1994
  • 4181985 to 1989
  • 4541980 to 1984
  • 2021975 to 1979
  • 1821970 to 1974
  • 1381965 to 1969
  • 348Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Auburn population
Auburn commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 553
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1,500
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 2,462
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 2,433
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 2,774
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 1,120
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 2,773
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 447
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 755
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 1,607
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 1,403
  • 90 or more minutes: 552
Auburn, WA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 90.8%
Number of people working at home: 543 (2.9% of all workers)

Auburn mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 13,800 (73%)
  • Carpooled: 2,873 (15%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 931 (5%)
  • Taxi: 7 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 6 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 95 (1%)
  • Walked: 566 (3%)
  • Other means: 101 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 543 (3%)

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 7,984
 German: 5,010
 English: 2,949
 Irish: 2,618
 United States or American: 2,047
 Norwegian: 1,721
 Swedish: 871
 Italian: 839
 European: 799
 Ukrainian: 774
 French (except Basque): 644
 Scotch-Irish: 567
 Polish: 517
 Russian: 510
 Scottish: 436
 Dutch: 310
 Arab:: 286
 French Canadian: 249
 Finnish: 205
 Subsaharan African:: 197
 Scandinavian: 193
 Danish: 186
 Other Arab: 176
 Welsh: 151
 Czech: 125
 Canadian: 120
 Portuguese: 119
 Northern European: 106
 African: 84
 Swiss: 84
 Greek: 75
 Yugoslavian: 68
 British: 68
 Hungarian: 63
 Ethiopian: 47
 Jamaican: 40
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 40
 Armenian: 39
 Somalian: 39
 Austrian: 39
 Lithuanian: 37
 Lebanese: 35
 Czechoslovakian: 34
 Jordanian: 32
 Belgian: 31
 Slovak: 28
 Iranian: 28
 Egyptian: 25
 Australian: 23
 Croatian: 23
 Eastern European: 19
 Romanian: 14
 Celtic: 14
 Other Subsaharan African: 13
 Pennsylvania German: 11
 German Russian: 10
 Slavic: 9
 Nigerian: 9
 Brazilian: 9
 Arab/Arabic: 9
 Syrian: 9
 Estonian: 8
 Icelander: 5
 Sudanese: 5
 Acadian/Cajun: 3

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 23%Mexico
  • 15%Ukraine
  • 7%Canada
  • 6%Vietnam
  • 5%Russia
  • 4%Iraq
  • 4%Philippines

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 20,403
  • Northeast: 1,365
  • Midwest: 4,876
  • South: 1,993
  • West: 6,588

41% of Auburn residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 68% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 52% lived in Washington.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 187
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 21
  • 5th and 6th grade: 189
  • 7th and 8th grade: 193
  • 9th grade: 198
  • 10th grade: 438
  • 11th grade: 308
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 581
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 3,881
  • Less than 1 year of college: 928
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 2,312
  • Associate degree: 1,085
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,447
  • Master's degree: 403
  • Professional school degree: 127
  • Doctorate degree: 52

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 102
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 40
  • 5th and 6th grade: 169
  • 7th and 8th grade: 352
  • 9th grade: 215
  • 10th grade: 478
  • 11th grade: 398
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 523
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 4,291
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,310
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 2,282
  • Associate degree: 1,091
  • Bachelor's degree: 1,427
  • Master's degree: 383
  • Professional school degree: 141
  • Doctorate degree: 17

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 6.2%Males
  • 5.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 3.7%Males
  • 9.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 2.7%Males
  • 3.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 2.9%Males
  • 5.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 8.6%Males
  • 12.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 11.9%Males
  • 8.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 6.7%Males
  • 9.8%Females
Auburn marital status for males
Auburn marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 6,580
  • One, attached: 700
  • Two: 904
  • 3 or 4: 1,630
  • 5 to 9: 1,037
  • 10 to 19: 1,356
  • 20 to 49: 1,158
  • 50 or more: 987
  • Mobile homes: 2,346
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 44

Median worth of mobile homes: $28,400

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0%

House/condo owner moved in on average 9 years ago

Renter moved in on average 3 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Auburn:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 60.4%Utility gas
  • 32.5%Electricity
  • 3.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.9%Wood
  • 1.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 82.6%Electricity
  • 13.5%Utility gas
  • 1.4%Other fuel
  • 0.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.8%Wood

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 412
Here:

8.4%
Washington:

9.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 101
Here:

4.8%
Washington:

7.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 166
Here:

11.8%
Washington:

15.7%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)