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Total population: 48,556 (All urban)

Kirkland,WA index of house prices


Houses: 21,939 (20,823 occupied: 11,814 owner occupied, 9,009 renter occupied)
% of renters here:

43%
State:

41%

Housing density: 2055 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2009 in this state: $308,180.


Median contract rent in 2009: $1,106 (lower quartile is $862, upper quartile is $1,436)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2009: $1,450


Median gross rent in Kirkland, WA in 2009: $1,217


Housing units in Kirkland with a mortgage: 6,727 (797 second mortgage, 872 home equity loan, 58 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,996


Median household income for houses/condos with a mortgage: $102,714


Median household income for apartments without a mortgage: $48,552


Median monthly housing costs: $1,518





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Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $484,797 (it was $266,400 in 2000)
Kirkland:

$484,797
Washington:

$287,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $325,033 - $700,378

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $643,513
Here:

$643,513
State:

$367,029

Townhouses or other attached units: $508,566
Here:

$508,566
State:

$319,220

In 2-unit structures: $2,399,075
Here:

$2,399,075
State:

$407,598

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $418,807
Here:

$418,807
State:

$312,031

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $409,785
Here:

$409,785
State:

$300,621

Mobile homes: $20,521
Here:

$20,521
State:

$80,529

Household type by relationship:

Households: 44,122
  • In family households: 31,539 (7,948 male householders, 2,994 female householders)
    8,812 spouses, 9,679 children (8,963 natural, 326 adopted, 390 stepchildren), 279 grandchildren, 375 brothers or sisters, 223 parents, 443 other relatives, 786 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 12,583 (4,493 male householders (3,208 living alone)), 5,196 female householders (4,195 living alone)), 2,894 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 864 (413 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 5,437 2-persons, 2,599 3-persons, 1,968 4-persons, 636 5-persons, 239 6-persons, 63 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 7,403 1-person, 1,943 2-persons, 250 3-persons, 54 4-persons, 21 5-persons, 18 7-or-more-persons.

5,982 married couples with children.
1,865 single-parent households (448 men, 1,417 women).

85.1% of residents of Kirkland speak English at home.
3.0% of residents speak Spanish at home (66% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 16% speak English not well).
5.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (71% speak English very well, 16% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
6.0% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (55% speak English very well, 29% speak English well, 12% speak English not well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.6% of residents speak other language at home (75% speak English very well, 11% speak English well, 8% speak English not well, 6% don't speak English at all).

Foreign born population: 6,466 (14.4%)
(42.5% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

3.9
State:

3.9

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Rooms in houses/apartments in Kirkland, Washington
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 59
  • 2 rooms: 196
  • 3 rooms: 614
  • 4 rooms: 1,437
  • 5 rooms: 1,968
  • 6 rooms: 2,007
  • 7 rooms: 2,287
  • 8 rooms: 1,652
  • 9 or more rooms: 1,594
  • 1 room: 458
  • 2 rooms: 1,160
  • 3 rooms: 1,942
  • 4 rooms: 2,476
  • 5 rooms: 1,814
  • 6 rooms: 551
  • 7 rooms: 352
  • 8 rooms: 138
  • 9 or more rooms: 118
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Kirkland, Washington
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 74
  • 1 bedroom: 767
  • 2 bedrooms: 3,094
  • 3 bedrooms: 5,017
  • 4 bedrooms: 2,392
  • 5+ bedrooms: 470
  • no bedroom: 522
  • 1 bedroom: 2,857
  • 2 bedrooms: 4,154
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,206
  • 4 bedrooms: 215
  • 5+ bedrooms: 55
Cars and other vehicles available in Kirkland, Washington in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 241
  • 1 vehicle: 3,800
  • 2 vehicles: 5,610
  • 3 vehicles: 1,666
  • 4 vehicles: 364
  • 5+ vehicles: 133
  • no vehicle: 634
  • 1 vehicle: 4,647
  • 2 vehicles: 2,997
  • 3 vehicles: 566
  • 4 vehicles: 96
  • 5+ vehicles: 69

Median 2009 house/condo value by year built


Year house built

  • 2005 or later: 761
  • 2000 to 2004: 1,806
  • 1990 to 1999: 4,985
  • 1980 to 1989: 5,723
  • 1970 to 1979: 4,928
  • 1960 to 1969: 3,269
  • 1950 to 1959: 1,122
  • 1940 to 1949: 563
  • 1939 or earlier: 1,020

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


Kirkland, WA house values

Estimate of home value of owner-occupied houses in 2009 in Kirkland, WA:

  • Less than $10,000: 0
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 0
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 5
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 12
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 5
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 0
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 0
  • $40,000 to $49,999: 6
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 11
  • $60,000 to $69,999: 8
  • $70,000 to $79,999: 10
  • $80,000 to $89,999: 11
  • $90,000 to $99,999: 5
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 83
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 174
  • $150,000 to $174,999: 228
  • $175,000 to $199,999: 272
  • $200,000 to $249,999: 676
  • $250,000 to $299,999: 799
  • $300,000 to $399,999: 2031
  • $400,000 to $499,999: 2478
  • $500,000 to $749,999: 3637
  • $750,000 to $999,999: 1040
  • $1,000,000 or more: 1243
 


Kirkland rent paid by renters for apartments graph

Rent paid by renters in 2009 in Kirkland:

  • Less than $100: 0 people
  • $100 to $149: 38
  • $150 to $199: 105
  • $200 to $249: 86
  • $250 to $299: 54
  • $300 to $349: 26
  • $350 to $399: 9
  • $400 to $449: 16
  • $450 to $499: 80
  • $500 to $549: 0
  • $550 to $599: 17
  • $600 to $649: 84
  • $650 to $699: 172
  • $700 to $749: 131
  • $750 to $799: 248
  • $800 to $899: 861
  • $900 to $999: 917
  • $1,000 to $1,249: 1,952
  • $1,250 to $1,499: 1,619
  • $1,500 to $1,999: 1,776
  • $2,000 or more: 884
  • No cash rent: 240
 

Median house/condo value by year householder moved into unit


Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 1995 to March 2000: 2,008
  • 1990 to 1994: 903
  • 1985 to 1989: 775
  • 1980 to 1984: 690
  • 1975 to 1979: 666
  • 1970 to 1974: 347
  • 1970 to 1974: 309
  • 1965 to 1969: 768


Kirkland, WA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 92.5%
Number of people working at home: 1,429 (5.3% of all workers)


Kirkland commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 947
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 2529
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 3725
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 5052
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 4408
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 1595
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 3742
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 718
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 601
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 1471
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 617
  • 90 or more minutes: 226
 


Kirkland mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 20,560 (76%)
  • Carpooled: 2,657 (10%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 1,389 (5%)
  • Subway or elevated: 9 (0%)
  • Railroad: 62 (0%)
  • Taxi: 27 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 58 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 109 (0%)
  • Walked: 588 (2%)
  • Other means: 172 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 1,429 (5%)
 


Kirkland, WA household income

Household income:

  • Less than $10,000: 931
  • $10,000 to $14,999: 539
  • $15,000 to $19,999: 477
  • $20,000 to $24,999: 814
  • $25,000 to $29,999: 944
  • $30,000 to $34,999: 996
  • $35,000 to $39,999: 940
  • $40,000 to $44,999: 1238
  • $45,000 to $49,999: 1175
  • $50,000 to $59,999: 2173
  • $60,000 to $74,999: 2601
  • $75,000 to $99,999: 3214
  • $100,000 to $124,999: 1764
  • $125,000 to $149,999: 981
  • $150,000 to $199,999: 773
  • $200,000 or more: 1071
 

First ancestries reported:

 Other groups: 7144
 German: 5672
 English: 4071
 Irish: 3601
 Norwegian: 2286
 United States or American: 1923
 Italian: 1549
 Swedish: 1378
 Scottish: 1202
 French (except Basque): 1073
 European: 810
 Dutch: 768
 Polish: 614
 British: 606
 Scotch-Irish: 546
 Russian: 495
 Danish: 475
 Iranian: 365
 Scandinavian: 331
 Canadian: 306
 French Canadian: 295
 Welsh: 262
 Finnish: 210
 Northern European: 176
 Czech: 175
 Ukrainian: 166
 Swiss: 158
 Brazilian: 138
 Greek: 130
 Romanian: 126
 Hungarian: 114
 Armenian: 105
 Slovak: 102
 Eastern European: 96
 Lithuanian: 92
 Arab:: 79
 Belgian: 75
 Portuguese: 72
 Austrian: 68
 Subsaharan African:: 58
 Croatian: 56
 Czechoslovakian: 53
 Israeli: 50
 Yugoslavian: 47
 Lebanese: 43
 Assyrian/Chaldean/Syriac: 40
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 40
 Celtic: 33
 Basque: 33
 New Zealander: 33
 Australian: 33
 Cypriot: 28
 Syrian: 27
 Serbian: 27
 African: 26
 Slovene: 25
 Turkish: 25
 British West Indian: 24
 Icelander: 14
 Estonian: 12
 Latvian: 12
 Kenyan: 10
 Alsatian: 10
 Ethiopian: 9
 Trinidadian and Tobagonian: 9
 Other Arab: 9
 Acadian/Cajun: 9
 Bulgarian: 8
 Zimbabwean: 7
 Jamaican: 7
 Other Subsaharan African: 6
 German Russian: 4


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



  • Canada (13%)
  • Vietnam (9%)
  • United Kingdom (6%)
  • Korea (5%)
  • Mexico (5%)
  • Japan (5%)
  • Iran (5%)


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

  • This state: 17547
  • Northeast: 2562
  • Midwest: 5734
  • South: 2647
  • West: 9376

43% of Kirkland residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 60% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 30% lived in Washington.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 41
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 0
  • 5th and 6th grade: 47
  • 7th and 8th grade: 69
  • 9th grade: 42
  • 10th grade: 72
  • 11th grade: 137
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 291
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,252
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,013
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 2,552
  • Associate degree: 1,098
  • Bachelor's degree: 5,409
  • Master's degree: 1,780
  • Professional school degree: 519
  • Doctorate degree: 289

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 43
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 39
  • 5th and 6th grade: 64
  • 7th and 8th grade: 51
  • 9th grade: 71
  • 10th grade: 186
  • 11th grade: 127
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 241
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 2,937
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,219
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 3,346
  • Associate degree: 1,295
  • Bachelor's degree: 5,417
  • Master's degree: 1,575
  • Professional school degree: 362
  • Doctorate degree: 177

Educational Attainment for Females (%)


Class of Workers


Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic males: 3.5%
Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic females: 2.1%


Unemployment rate for Black males: 3.9%
Unemployment rate for Black females: 18.3%


Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native males: 19.1%
Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native females: 0.0%


Unemployment rate for Asian males: 0.8%
Unemployment rate for Asian females: 4.7%


Unemployment rate for other race males: 5.0%
Unemployment rate for other race females: 5.0%


Unemployment rate for two or more race males: 3.5%
Unemployment rate for two or more race females: 0.0%


Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino males: 6.1%
Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino females: 2.0%


Median household income in 2009 for:

  • White non-Hispanic householders: $75,076
  • Black householders: $71,569
  • American Indian and Alaska Native householders: $45,199
  • Asian householders: $81,897
  • Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander householders: $87,272
  • Some other race householders: $39,382
  • Two or more races householders: $69,819
  • Hispanic or Latino race householders: $56,562
Kirkland household income for White non-Hispanic householders
Kirkland household income for Black householders
Kirkland household income for American Indian and Alaska Native householders
Kirkland household income for Asian householders
Kirkland household income for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander householders
Kirkland household income for Some other race householders
Kirkland household income for Two or more races householders
Kirkland household income for Hispanic or Latino race householders

Kirkland marital status for males
Kirkland marital status for females

Median 2009 house value for:

  • White Non-Hispanic householders: $519,555
  • Black or African American householders: $514,096
  • American Indian or Alaska Native householders: $1,137,381
  • Asian householders: $481,703
  • Some other race householders: $439,848
  • Two or more races householders: $461,685
  • Hispanic or Latino householders: $400,722

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 9,727
  • One, attached: 1,346
  • Two: 379
  • 3 or 4: 1,209
  • 5 to 9: 2,667
  • 10 to 19: 2,620
  • 20 to 49: 1,895
  • 50 or more: 2,041
  • Mobile homes: 55

Median worth of mobile homes: $11,000


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

House/condo owner moved in on average 9 years ago


Renter moved in on average 4 years ago

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Kirkland:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Kirkland
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (65.4%)
  • Electricity (30.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3.0%)
  • Wood (0.6%)
  • Electricity (83.2%)
  • Utility gas (15.2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.1%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 356
Here:

9.9%
Washington:

9.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 129
Here:

7.6%
Washington:

7.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 834
Here:

34.6%
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 (Noninst.)


 

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