|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Tukwila is 21,615. Tukwila, Washington is the 1,755th largest city in the US.
Tukwila is located entirely in King County.
The peak population of Tukwila was in 2020, when its population was 21,758. In 2020, Tukwila was the 1,748th largest city in the US; now its fallen to the 1,755th largest city in the US. Tukwila is currently 0.7% smaller than it was in 2020.
Tukwila has grown 25.9% since the 2000. Tukwila, Washington is growing somewhat quickly; it is growing faster than 66% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Tukwila has a population density of 2,084.1 people per square mile.
|1750||New Castle, Pennsylvania||21,745||-17.2%|
|1752||Port Hueneme, California||21,712||-0.7%|
|1754||Waxhaw, North Carolina||21,673||602.7%|
|1756||Lino Lakes, Minnesota||21,608||27.2%|
|1757||South Euclid, Ohio||21,608||-7.9%|
|1759||American Canyon, California||21,605||118.0%|
|1760||Del City, Oklahoma||21,604||-2.3%|
The total voting age population of Tukwila, Washington, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 12,336. The voting age population is 51.7% male and 48.3% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 10.6% of the residents of Tukwila are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Tukwila are 36.1% White, 24.8% Asian, 17.4% Black, 10.3% Other, 8.3% Two or more races, 2.5% Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander and 0.6% American Indian. Additionally, 14.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Tukwila, 17.2% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 32.8%. On a per-household basis, 13.8% of families are below the poverty line in Tukwila.
Among those aged 16 and older, 73.6% of Tukwila residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 80.5% of Tukwila residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 24.0% have a bachelor's degree and 7.0% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Tukwila residents aged 5 and older, 48.8% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 10.2% of residents speak Spanish at home, 7.7% speak an Indo-European language, and 19.4% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Tukwila is 7.6%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Tukwila, 11.8% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Tukwila is $58,097.
In Tukwila, 36.6% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 63.4% of housing units in Tukwila.
Of all the housing units in Tukwila, 10.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Tukwila, 5.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 390 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Tukwila is $1,282.
In Tukwila, 88.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.