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Auburn, WA (Washington) Houses and Residents

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $323,100 (it was $132,400 in 2000)
Auburn:

$323,100
Washington:

$339,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $209,300 - $411,600

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $377,351
Here:

$377,351
State:

$447,152

Townhouses or other attached units: $228,739
Here:

$228,739
State:

$391,417

In 2-unit structures: $90,315
Here:

$90,315
State:

$295,878

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $204,856
Here:

$204,856
State:

$323,576

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $180,839
Here:

$180,839
State:

$382,353

Mobile homes: $45,053
Here:

$45,053
State:

$131,988

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $15,290
Here:

$15,290
State:

$87,922

Auburn,WA index of house prices

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

Houses: 31,794 (29,701 occupied: 16,160 owner occupied, 13,541 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

46%
State:

37%

Housing density: 1,495 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2017: $205,686.

Median contract rent in 2017: $578 (lower quartile is $464, upper quartile is $1,344)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2017: $395


Median gross rent in Auburn, WA in 2017: $639

Housing units in Auburn with a mortgage: 11,691 (270 second mortgage, 1,379 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 4,469

Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $102,325

Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $58,501

Median monthly housing costs: $1,357


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Auburn, Washington Age and Sex of Residents
Median year house/condo built: 1990

Median year apartment built: 1984

Household type by relationship:

Households: 79,619
  • In family households: 63,282 (9,662 male householders, 9,451 female householders)
    13,343 spouses, 25,160 children (23,536 natural, 469 adopted, 1,155 stepchildren), 799 grandchildren, 1,281 brothers or sisters, 1,385 parents, 551 other relatives, 1,650 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 15,780 (4,685 male householders (2,830 living alone)), 5,903 female householders (4,568 living alone)), 5,192 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 557

Size of family households: 7,556 2-persons, 4,546 3-persons, 4,242 4-persons, 1,860 5-persons, 427 6-persons, 482 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 7,398 1-person, 2,374 2-persons, 593 3-persons, 35 4-persons, 87 6-persons, 101 7-or-more-persons.

14,123 married couples with children.
4,844 single-parent households (908 men, 3,936 women).

70.9% of residents of Auburn speak English at home.
11.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (57% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 21% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
8.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (63% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
9.4% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (57% speak English very well, 27% speak English well, 15% speak English not well, 1% don't speak English at all).
0.7% of residents speak other language at home (69% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 9% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 19,087 (24.0%)
(38.1% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments
Here:

4.1
State:

4.0

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Auburn, Washington
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Auburn, Washington
  • 0no bedroom
  • 2411 bedroom
  • 2,7032 bedrooms
  • 7,1393 bedrooms
  • 4,5034 bedrooms
  • 1,5745+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Auburn, Washington
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Auburn, Washington
  • 447no bedroom
  • 3,5091 bedroom
  • 5,7942 bedrooms
  • 2,9073 bedrooms
  • 4484 bedrooms
  • 4365+ bedrooms
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Auburn in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Auburn in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 185no vehicle
  • 4,6621 vehicle
  • 6,5072 vehicles
  • 2,9993 vehicles
  • 1,2094 vehicles
  • 5985+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Auburn in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Auburn in renter-occupied apartments
  • 2,300no vehicle
  • 5,3471 vehicle
  • 3,6952 vehicles
  • 1,8153 vehicles
  • 2974 vehicles
  • 875+ vehicles
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Auburn, Washington
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Auburn, Washington
  • 01 room
  • 1002 rooms
  • 2783 rooms
  • 1,4074 rooms
  • 3,2975 rooms
  • 3,6576 rooms
  • 2,2507 rooms
  • 2,1108 rooms
  • 3,0619+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Auburn, Washington
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Auburn, Washington
  • 4471 room
  • 5212 rooms
  • 2,5983 rooms
  • 5,2104 rooms
  • 2,1775 rooms
  • 1,4846 rooms
  • 3057 rooms
  • 1608 rooms
  • 6399+ rooms
Year house built
Median 2017 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
  • Auburn, WA household income distribution

  • Distribution of median household income in Auburn, WA in 2017
  • 1,376Less than $10,000
  • 2,070$10,000 to $19,999
  • 2,093$20,000 to $29,999
  • 2,934$30,000 to $39,999
  • 1,763$40,000 to $49,999
  • 2,435$50,000 to $59,999
  • 2,987$60,000 to $74,999
  • 4,632$75,000 to $99,999
  • 3,312$100,000 to $124,999
  • 2,138$125,000 to $149,999
  • 2,913$150,000 to $199,999
  • 1,048$200,000 or more
  • Home value of owner - occupied houses in 2017 in Auburn, WA

  • Distribution of house value in Auburn, WA in 2017
  • 234Less than $10,000
  • 261$15,000 to $19,999
  • 149$20,000 to $24,999
  • 198$25,000 to $29,999
  • 48$30,000 to $34,999
  • 110$35,000 to $39,999
  • 22$40,000 to $49,999
  • 300$50,000 to $59,999
  • 161$60,000 to $69,999
  • 201$80,000 to $89,999
  • 219$90,000 to $99,999
  • 253$100,000 to $124,999
  • 208$125,000 to $149,999
  • 414$150,000 to $174,999
  • 1,015$175,000 to $199,999
  • 1,326$200,000 to $249,999
  • 1,837$250,000 to $299,999
  • 4,856$300,000 to $399,999
  • 2,657$400,000 to $499,999
  • 1,550$500,000 to $749,999
  • 91$750,000 to $999,999
  • 50$2,000,000 or more
  • Rent paid by renters in 2017 in Auburn, WA

  • Distribution of rent paid by renters in Auburn, WA in 2017
  • 135Less than $100
  • 22$100 to $149
  • 176$150 to $199
  • 85$200 to $249
  • 126$250 to $299
  • 159$300 to $349
  • 73$350 to $399
  • 26$400 to $449
  • 0$450 to $499
  • 51$500 to $549
  • 85$550 to $599
  • 129$600 to $649
  • 241$650 to $699
  • 308$700 to $749
  • 464$750 to $799
  • 1,269$800 to $899
  • 1,044$900 to $999
  • 2,454$1,000 to $1,249
  • 1,316$1,250 to $1,499
  • 1,329$1,500 to $1,999
  • 286$2,000 to $2,499
  • 31$2,500 to $2,999
  • 58$3,000 to $3,499
  • 76$3,500 or more
  • 278No cash rent
Time Leaving Home To Go To Work in 2017

Percentage of workers working in this county: 80.3%
Number of people working at home: 2,222 (5.7% of all workers)

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 759
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 2,529
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 3,953
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 4,271
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 4,358
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 2,496
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 5,562
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 1,559
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 1,314
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 3,633
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 4,994
  • 90 or more minutes: 1,603
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Auburn

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 37,006 (78%)
  • Carpooled: 6,040 (13%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 819 (2%)
  • Railroad: 154 (0%)
  • Ferryboat: 9 (0%)
  • Taxi: 322 (1%)
  • Bicycle: 191 (0%)
  • Walked: 864 (2%)
  • Worked at home: 1,586 (3%)
Class of Workers in 2017
  • Unemployment by race in 2017
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 3.6%Males
  • 3.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 14.1%Males
  • 9.7%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 15.1%Males
  • 17.2%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 6.4%Males
  • 5.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 0.7%Males
  • 14.5%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 3.9%Males
  • 6.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 1.4%Males
  • 15.8%Females
Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Auburn, Washington
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population in Auburn, Washington
  • 4,2692010 or later
  • 5,5322000 to 2009
  • 3,4371990 to 1999
  • 8721980 to 1989
  • 3841970 to 1979
  • 486Before 1970
Ancestries in Auburn, WA

First ancestries reported:

  • Ukrainian: 4,139 (10.2%)
  • German: 2,779 (6.8%)
  • American: 1,322 (3.2%)
  • Irish: 1,304 (3.2%)
  • European: 1,303 (3.2%)
  • English: 1,250 (3.1%)
  • Norwegian: 961 (2.4%)
  • Italian: 722 (1.8%)
  • Russian: 468 (1.1%)
  • Turkish: 453 (1.1%)
  • Scottish: 389 (1.0%)
  • Polish: 295 (0.7%)
  • Scotch-Irish: 289 (0.7%)
  • French: 257 (0.6%)
  • Afghan: 256 (0.6%)
  • Dutch: 212 (0.5%)
  • Swedish: 184 (0.5%)
  • Northern European: 143 (0.4%)
  • Scandinavian: 137 (0.3%)
  • British: 126 (0.3%)
  • Finnish: 125 (0.3%)
  • African: 124 (0.3%)
  • Swiss: 119 (0.3%)
  • Ethiopian: 119 (0.3%)
  • Iraqi: 118 (0.3%)
  • Danish: 96 (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 94 (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 90 (0.2%)
  • Eastern European: 81 (0.2%)
  • Portuguese: 77 (0.2%)
  • Romanian: 68 (0.2%)
  • Kenyan: 66 (0.2%)
  • Celtic: 63 (0.2%)
  • Croatian: 55 (0.1%)
  • French Canadian: 53 (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 49 (0.1%)
  • Sudanese: 44 (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 43 (0.1%)
  • Welsh: 39 (0.10%)
  • Cajun: 32 (0.08%)
  • Slavic: 31 (0.08%)
  • Estonian: 29 (0.07%)
  • Czech: 26 (0.06%)
  • Armenian: 25 (0.06%)
  • Australian: 24 (0.06%)
  • Greek: 23 (0.06%)
  • Austrian: 23 (0.06%)
  • Lithuanian: 21 (0.05%)
  • Iranian: 18 (0.04%)
  • Icelander: 17 (0.04%)
  • Somali: 11 (0.03%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 10 (0.02%)
  • Nigerian: 9 (0.02%)
  • Albanian: 8 (0.02%)
  • German Russian: 3 (0.01%)
  • Haitian: 3 (0.01%)

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

Mexico
Auburn:

23.6% (3,912)
Washington:

24.1% (237,358)

Ukraine
Auburn:

16.6% (2,743)
Washington:

3.3% (32,661)

Philippines
Auburn:

8.8% (1,456)
Washington:

6.8% (66,619)

India
Auburn:

5.5% (917)
Washington:

7.0% (68,774)

Oceania, n.e.c.
Auburn:

5.5% (914)
Washington:

0.7% (6,944)

China, excluding Hong Kong and Taiwan
Auburn:

5.1% (850)
Washington:

6.1% (60,508)

Vietnam
Auburn:

5.1% (844)
Washington:

5.6% (55,101)

Korea
Auburn:

4.0% (671)
Washington:

4.8% (47,564)

Uzbekistan
Auburn:

2.3% (379)
Washington:

0.1% (1,461)

Russia
Auburn:

2.2% (359)
Washington:

1.9% (18,633)

Canada
Auburn:

2.1% (348)
Washington:

4.6% (45,371)

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

  • This state: 36,670
  • Other state: 22,278
  • Northeast: 1,659
  • Midwest: 4,441
  • South: 3,347
  • West: 12,831

80.1% of Auburn residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 36.6% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 65.3% lived in Washington.


Auburn:

80.1%
State average:

82.2%

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 402
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 205
  • 5th and 6th grade: 98
  • 7th and 8th grade: 136
  • 9th grade: 340
  • 10th grade: 397
  • 11th grade: 528
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 739
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 8,179
  • Less than 1 year of college: 2,051
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 4,653
  • Associate degree: 2,268
  • Bachelor's degree: 4,498
  • Master's degree: 792
  • Professional school degree: 334
  • Doctorate degree: 39
Educational Attainment for Males

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 305
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 334
  • 5th and 6th grade: 255
  • 7th and 8th grade: 441
  • 9th grade: 120
  • 10th grade: 364
  • 11th grade: 135
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 703
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 8,664
  • Less than 1 year of college: 2,162
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 4,208
  • Associate degree: 3,028
  • Bachelor's degree: 4,630
  • Master's degree: 1,545
  • Professional school degree: 413
  • Doctorate degree: 171
Educational Attainment for Females
Auburn marital status for males
Auburn marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 15,976
  • One, attached: 2,139
  • Two: 1,561
  • 3 or 4: 1,102
  • 5 to 9: 2,229
  • 10 to 19: 3,487
  • 20 to 49: 1,898
  • 50 or more: 1,018
  • Mobile homes: 2,373
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 11

Median worth of mobile homes: $50,500

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities in 2017: 0.5%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities in 2017: 1.0%

House/condo owner moved in on average 9 years ago

Renter moved in on average 1 years ago

Year householders moved into residence in Auburn
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Auburn, WA
  • 58.5%Utility gas
  • 36.8%Electricity
  • 1.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.5%Wood
  • 1.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.2%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Auburn, WA
  • 80.5%Electricity
  • 15.5%Utility gas
  • 1.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.2%No fuel used
  • 1.0%Wood
  • 0.3%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:

Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 382
Here:

4.4%
Washington:

10.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 278
Here:

6.8%
Washington:

8.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 624
Here:

15.0%
Washington:

16.1%
School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students
School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability