Businesses in Seattle

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Medical: 17.4%
 Professional Services: 16.3%
 Shopping: 14.8%
 Restaurants: 8.5%
 Home Services: 7.2%
 Industry: 6.6%
 Other: 29.2%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair1,12132.5 years4.11.8
Beauty salons1,23920.9 years4.42.0
Hairdressers1,22821.7 years4.31.9
Public administration91431.5 years4.31.4
Social work1,94728.6 years4.43.1
Finance other99164.4 years4.11.6
Loan companies1,43730.8 years4.22.3
Grocery stores and supermarkets1,10628.8 years4.41.8
Apartments1,30523.3 years4.12.1
General contractors2,16825.4 years4.13.4
Other construction1,11629.2 years4.51.8
Real estate3,39025.7 years4.45.4
Construction of buildings1,34128.1 years4.22.1
Other membership organizations1,23734.8 years4.42.0
Photography1,03820.7 years4.31.6
Dentists1,26829.2 years4.62.0
Health and medical15,83925.8 years4.325.1
Physicians and surgeons5,56230 years4.18.8
Psychiatrists and psychotherapists1,15322 years4.21.8
Advertising and marketing1,34522.4 years4.62.1
Architects97224.8 years4.61.5
Business services89524.4 years4.51.4
Corporate management3,34122.4 years4.15.3
Lawyers legal4,57524.8 years4.57.3
Scientific and technical services2,17121.9 years4.43.4
Specialized design1,74821.4 years4.62.8
Technical construction services1,01426.9 years4.61.6
Bars, pubs and taverns1,09120.6 years4.31.7
Cafes1,16624.8 years4.41.8
Clothing stores1,03825.4 years4.21.6
Electronics stores1,68522.5 years4.12.7
Shopping other1,30533.5 years4.22.1
Area of Seattle, Washington (state)142.5 sq mi
Population630,606
Male Population314,520 (49.9%)
Female Population316,084 (50.1%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +100.1%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +15.4%
Median Age36.1
Male Median Age35.9
Female Median Age36.3
Area Codes206253360425
NeighborhoodsBelltown, Capitol Hill, Central Business District, Downtown, Greater Duwamish, Northeast Seattle
Local TimeFriday 4:36 PM
TimezonePacific Daylight Time
Weather57.7°F clear sky
Lat & Lng47.60621° / -122.33207°
Zip Codes9810198102981039810498105More

Seattle, Washington (state) - Map

Seattle, Washington (state) Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population315,096440,288546,264630,606
Population Density2,210 / mi²3,088 / mi²3,832 / mi²4,423 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Seattle Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 15.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Seattle, Washington (state)+100.1%+43.2%+15.4%
Washington+78.3%+41.1%+20.1%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Seattle, Washington (state) Median Age

Median Age: 36.1 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Seattle, Washington (state)36.1 years36.3 years35.9 years
Washington37.9 years38.9 years36.9 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Seattle, Washington (state) Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 516,97115,96732,939
5-913,28313,28926,572
10-1411,31711,26122,579
15-1915,42816,39631,825
20-2427,82529,26457,090
25-2935,70435,12570,830
30-3431,80829,88661,695
35-3928,30225,84154,143
40-4426,15522,68048,836
45-4922,34019,70442,045
50-5420,74120,04840,790
55-5919,76220,17139,933
60-6416,10117,14133,243
65-6910,05310,76220,816
70-746,1737,29713,471
75-794,7086,20110,910
80-843,7166,1919,907
85 Plus4,1308,85812,989
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Seattle, Washington (state) Population Density

Population Density: 4,423 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Seattle, Washington (state)630,606142.5 sq mi4,423 / mi²
Washington7.1 million71,298.4 sq mi99.7 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Seattle, Washington (state) Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1890 to 2100
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Neighborhoods

Business Distribution by neighborhood in Seattle
 Downtown: 11.5%
 Central Business District: 9.1%
 Northeast Seattle: 8%
 Greater Duwamish: 5.4%
 Other: 65.9%

Business distribution by price for Seattle, Washington (state)

 Moderate: 55.4%
 Inexpensive: 31.2%
 Expensive: 10.8%
 Very Expensive: 2.6%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Seattle, Washington (state) CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Seattle, Washington (state)9,848,856 t15.6 t69,090 t/mi²
Washington122,068,940 t17.2 t1,712 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Seattle, Washington (state) CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)9,848,856 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita15.6 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
LandslideHigh (7)
DroughtLow (2)
FloodHigh (7)
EarthquakeHigh (7.9)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Flood Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4668B3D.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and International Research Institute for Climate and Society - IRI - Columbia University. 2005. Global Drought Hazard Frequency and Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4VX0DFT.
4. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.
5. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and Norwegian Geotechnical Institute - NGI. 2005. Global Landslide Hazard Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4P848VZ.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
5/11/1712:35 AM3.4719.1 km24,060 m1km ENE of Enetai, Washingtonusgs.gov
5/10/171:14 AM3.3819.2 km24,500 m1km ESE of Enetai, Washingtonusgs.gov
5/3/1712:20 PM3.3120.5 km26,510 m1km S of Enetai, Washingtonusgs.gov
2/3/1412:29 PM3.0231.9 km23,808 m6km W of Federal Way, Washingtonusgs.gov
9/5/1312:09 AM3.0221.9 km26,187 m2km N of Indianola, Washingtonusgs.gov
9/22/111:22 PM3.229.1 km30,893 mSeattle-Tacoma urban area, Washingtonusgs.gov
1/30/095:25 AM4.6727.6 km62,240 mSeattle-Tacoma urban area, Washingtonusgs.gov
1/16/0412:18 AM3.619.8 km55,469 mSeattle-Tacoma urban area, Washingtonusgs.gov
6/19/037:01 PM3.5126.5 km19,548 mPuget Sound region, Washingtonusgs.gov
7/31/022:01 AM3.2823.5 km59,618 mSeattle-Tacoma urban area, Washingtonusgs.gov

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Seattle, Washington (state)

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Zip Codes

Percentage of businesses by Zip Codes in Seattle
 Zip Code 98104: 10.5%
 Zip Code 98101: 10%
 Zip Code 98103: 6.2%
 Zip Code 98109: 5.8%
 Zip Code 98105: 5.3%
 Zip Code 98122: 5.2%
 Other: 57%

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