Redmond, WA

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2022 Population
73,728
2.16% 1-year growth
US Senator
Patty Murray
Democratic Party
US Senator
Maria Cantwell
Democratic Party
2022 Median Age
34.7
0.289% 1-year increase
2022 Poverty Rate
5.86%
2.32% 1-year decrease
2022 Median Household Income
$155,287
5.63% 1-year growth
2022 Median Property Value
$1.03M
18.8% 1-year growth
2022 Employed Population
39,676
3.72% 1-year growth

About

In 2022, Redmond, WA had a population of 73.7k people with a median age of 34.7 and a median household income of $155,287. Between 2021 and 2022 the population of Redmond, WA grew from 72,166 to 73,728, a 2.16% increase and its median household income grew from $147,006 to $155,287, a 5.63% increase.

The 5 largest ethnic groups in Redmond, WA are White (Non-Hispanic) (47.1%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (38.2%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (4.11%), White (Hispanic) (3.52%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.1%).

None of the households in Redmond, WA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.

71% of the residents in Redmond, WA are U.S. citizens.

The largest universities in Redmond, WA are DigiPen Institute of Technology (235 degrees awarded in 2022).

In 2022, the median property value in Redmond, WA was $1.03M, and the homeownership rate was 46.6%.

Most people in Redmond, WA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 23.4 minutes. The average car ownership in Redmond, WA was 2 cars per household.

Population & Diversity

Redmond, WA is home to a population of 73.7k people, from which 71% are citizens. As of 2022, 42.7% of Redmond, WA residents were born outside of the country (31.5k people).

In 2022, there were 1.23 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (34.7k people) in Redmond, WA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 28.2k Asian (Non-Hispanic) and 3.03k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

Citizenship

71%
2022 Citizenship
71.6%
2021 Citizenship

As of 2022, 71% of Redmond, WA residents were US citizens, which is lower than the national average of 93.5%. In 2021, the percentage of US citizens in Redmond, WA was 71.6%, meaning that the rate of citizenship has been decreasing.

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Race and Ethnicity

The 3 largest ethnic groups in Redmond, WA
  1. White (Non-Hispanic)
    34.7k ± 1.61k
  2. Asian (Non-Hispanic)
    28.2k ± 1.61k
  3. Two+ (Non-Hispanic)
    3.03k ± 672
7.64%
Hispanic Population
5.63k people

In 2022, there were 1.23 times more White (Non-Hispanic) residents (34.7k people) in Redmond, WA than any other race or ethnicity. There were 28.2k Asian (Non-Hispanic) and 3.03k Two+ (Non-Hispanic) residents, the second and third most common ethnic groups.

7.64% of the people in Redmond, WA are hispanic (5.63k people).

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Global Diversity

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Most Common Origin
  1. Mexico
    244,390 ± 11,943 people
  2. India
    101,527 ± 7,771 people
  3. China
    86,360 ± 7,174 people

In 2022, the most common birthplace for the foreign-born residents of Washington was Mexico, the natal country of 244,390 Washington residents, followed by India with 101,527 and China with 86,360.

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Foreign-Born Population

42.7%
2022 Foreign-Born Population
31.5k people
42.4%
2021 Foreign-Born Population
30.6k people

As of 2022, 42.7% of Redmond, WA residents (31.5k people) were born outside of the United States, which is higher than the national average of 13.6%. In 2021, the percentage of foreign-born citizens in Redmond, WA was 42.4%, meaning that the rate has been increasing.

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Veterans

Most Common Service Period
  1. Vietnam
    720 ± 190
  2. Gulf War (2001-)
    388 ± 154
  3. Gulf War (1990s)
    189 ± 88

Redmond, WA has a large population of military personnel who served in Vietnam, 1.86 times greater than any other conflict.

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Economy

The economy of Redmond, WA employs 39.7k people. The largest industries in Redmond, WA are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (15,234 people), Retail Trade (4,870 people), and Manufacturing (2,725 people), and the highest paying industries are Information ($166,058), Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services ($165,069), and Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($154,703).

Males in Washington have an average income that is 1.34 times higher than the average income of females, which is $73,054. The income inequality in Washington (measured using the Gini index) is 0.47, which is lower than than the national average.

Occupations

39.7k
2022 Value
± 1,672
3.72%
1 Year growth
± 5.73%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Redmond, WA grew at a rate of 3.72%, from 38.3k employees to 39.7k employees.

The most common job groups, by number of people living in Redmond, WA, are Computer & Mathematical Occupations (13,538 people), Management Occupations (6,337 people), and Business & Financial Operations Occupations (2,581 people). This chart illustrates the share breakdown of the primary jobs held by residents of Redmond, WA.

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Unemployment Insurance Claims

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Employment by Industries

39.7k
2022 Value
± 1,672
3.72%
1 Year growth
± 5.73%

From 2021 to 2022, employment in Redmond, WA grew at a rate of 3.72%, from 38.3k employees to 39.7k employees.

The most common employment sectors for those who live in Redmond, WA, are Professional, Scientific, & Technical Services (15,234 people), Retail Trade (4,870 people), and Manufacturing (2,725 people). This chart shows the share breakdown of the primary industries for residents of Redmond, WA, though some of these residents may live in Redmond, WA and work somewhere else. Census data is tagged to a residential address, not a work address.

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Median Earnings by Industry

$135,577
Median earning men ± $8,120
$77,263
Median earning women ± $5,786

The industries with the best median earnings for men in 2022 are Information ($185,341), Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($168,341), and Retail Trade ($130,188).

The industries with the best median earnings for women in 2022 are Information ($143,685), Professional, Scientific, & Management, & Administrative & Waste Management Services ($132,051), and Wholesale Trade ($116,563).

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Employment by Industry Sector

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3.62%
Year-over-year growth
Employment change between February 2022 and February 2023

As of February 2023, there are 3.58M people employed in Washington. This represents a 3.62% increase in employment when compared to February 2022.

Right after the beginning of the COVID-19 pandemic, during April 2020, a general dip can be seen across industry sectors, resulting in an overall decline in employment by 10.3%.

The following chart shows monthly employment numbers for each industry sector in Washington.

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Civics

In the 2020 presidential election, the popular vote in Washington went to Joseph R Biden Jr. with 58% of the vote. The runner-up was Donald J. Trump (38.8%), followed by Jo Jorgensen (1.97%).

Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell are the senators currently representing the state of Washington. In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

Washington is currently represented by 10 members in the U.S. house, and members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms.

US Senators from Washington

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Patty Murray
Senator from Washington3
Assumed office on January 3, 1993
Maria Cantwell
Senator from Washington1
Assumed office on January 3, 2001

Patty Murray and Maria Cantwell are the senators currently representing Washington.

In the United States, senators are elected to 6-year terms with the terms for individual senators staggered.

The following chart shows elected senators in Washington over time, excluding special elections, colored by their political party.

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US Representatives from Washington

Washington is currently represented by 10 members in the U.S. house.

Members of the House of Representives are elected to 2-year terms, and the following chart shows the how the members for Washington have changed over time starting in 2008.

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Education

In 2022, universities in Redmond, WA awarded 235 degrees. The student population of Redmond, WA in 2022 is skewed towards men, with 781 male students and 343 female students.

Most students graduating from Universities in Redmond, WA are White (120 and 63.2%), followed by Asian (18 and 9.47%), Unknown (18 and 9.47%), and Hispanic or Latino (16 and 8.42%).

The largest universities in Redmond, WA by number of degrees awarded are DigiPen Institute of Technology (235 and 100%).

The most popular majors in Redmond, WA are Specific Applications Computer Programming (81 and 34.5%), Animation, Interactive Technology, Video Graphics, & Special Effects (67 and 28.5%), and Human Computer Interaction (38 and 16.2%).

Applicants, Admissions & Enrolled

University
Measure

In 2022 in Redmond, WA, the percentage of applicants admitted was 66.4%, while the percentage of admitted who enrolled was 31.4%. The number of students enrolled in 2022 was 1,124 (69.5% men and 30.5% women).

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Enrollments by Gender and Races

Universities

In 2022 there were 1,124 students enrolled in Redmond, WA, 69.5% men and 30.5% women.

By race, the largest number of students enrolled was concentrated in White with 599 records, of which 28.2% were women and 71.8% men.

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Concentrations

In 2022, the most common concentation for Bachelors Degree recipients in Redmond, WA was Specific Applications Computer Programming with 64 degrees awarded.

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Universities

Gender
Race
Largest Universities by degrees awarded
235 degrees awarded

In 2022, the institution with the largest number of graduating students was DigiPen Institute of Technology with 235 degrees awarded.

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Student Diversity

University

In 2022, 183 men were awarded degrees from institutions in Redmond, WA, which is 3.52 times more than the 52 female students who received degrees in the same year.

In 2022 the most common race/ethnicity group awarded degrees at institutions was White students. These 120 degrees mean that there were 6.67 times more degrees awarded to White students then the next closest race/ethnicity group, Asian, with 18 degrees awarded.

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Awarded Degrees over Time

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Average Net Price by Sector

Universities

Private for-profit, 4-year or above ($35,700) is the sector with the highest median state tuition in 2022.

Private for-profit, 4-year or above ($200) is the sector with the highest median state fee in 2022.

Private for-profit, 4-year or above ($1,452) is the sector with the highest average net price of books and supplies.

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Educational Pyramid

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In 2022, 0.975% of men over 25 years of age had not completed any academic degree (no schooling), while 0.954% of women were in the same situation.

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Educational Attainment

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Race

The most common educational levels obtained by the working population in 2022 were High School or Equivalent (1.41M), Some college (1.4M), and Bachelors Degree (1.33M).

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Housing & Living

The median property value in Redmond, WA was $1.03M in 2022, which is 3.64 times larger than the national average of $281,900. Between 2021 and 2022 the median property value increased from $864,100 to $1.03M, a 18.8% increase. The homeownership rate in Redmond, WA is 46.6%, which is approximately the same as the national average of 64.8%.

People in Redmond, WA have an average commute time of 23.4 minutes, and they drove alone to work. Car ownership in Redmond, WA is approximately the same as the national average, with an average of 2 cars per household.

Median household income in Redmond, WA is $155,287. In 2022, the place with the highest median household income in Redmond, WA was Census Tract 323.21 with a value of $250,001, followed by Census Tract 323.23 and Census Tract 229.02, with respective values of $220,713 and $177,365.

Property

$1.03M
Median Property Value 2022
±$46,203
$14,073
Median Property Taxes
±$913

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Rent vs Own

46.6%
Homeownership
2022
67.5%
Homeowners with Mortgage
2022

In 2022, 46.6% of the housing units in Redmond, WA were occupied by their owner. This percentage declined from the previous year's rate of 48.7%.

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Income by Location

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Highest Median Household Income (Total)
  1. Census Tract 323.21
  2. Census Tract 323.23
  3. Census Tract 229.02

In 2022, the place with the highest Median Household Income (Total) in Redmond, WA was Census Tract 323.21 with a value of $250,001, followed by Census Tract 323.23 and Census Tract 229.02, with respective values of $220,713 and $177,365.

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Household Income

Please note that the buckets used in this visualization were not evenly distributed by ACS when publishing the data.
$155,287
Median Household Income
± $8,479
30.2k
Number of Households
± 1,322

In 2022, the median household income of the 30.2k households in Redmond, WA grew to $155,287 from the previous year's value of $147,006.

The following chart displays the households in Redmond, WA distributed between a series of income buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households have an income in the $200k+ range.

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Wage Distribution

The closest comparable wage GINI for Redmond, WA is from Washington.
0.47
2022 Wage GINI in Washington
0.468
2021 Wage GINI in Washington

In 2022, the income inequality in Washington was 0.47 according to the GINI calculation of the wage distribution. Income inequality had a 0.285% growth from 2021 to 2022, which means that wage distribution grew somewhat less even. The GINI for Washington was lower than than the national average of 0.478. In other words, wages are distributed more evenly in Washington in comparison to the national average.

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Commuter Transportation

Most Common Commute in 2022
  1. Drove Alone (49.2%)
  2. Worked At Home (31.9%)
  3. Carpooled (7.77%)

In 2022, 49.2% of workers in Redmond, WA drove alone to work, followed by those who worked at home (31.9%) and those who carpooled to work (7.77%).

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Commute Time

23.4 minutes
Average Travel Time

Using averages, employees in Redmond, WA have a shorter commute time (23.4 minutes) than the normal US worker (26.7 minutes). Additionally, 0.606% of the workforce in Redmond, WA have "super commutes" in excess of 90 minutes.

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Car Ownership

2 cars
Average Number

The following chart displays the households in Redmond, WA distributed between a series of car ownership buckets compared to the national averages for each bucket. The largest share of households in Redmond, WA have 2 cars.

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Poverty & Diversity

5.86% of the population for whom poverty status is determined in Redmond, WA (4.3k out of 73.4k people) live below the poverty line, a number that is lower than the national average of 12.5%. The largest demographic living in poverty are Males 25 - 34, followed by Females 25 - 34 and then Females 18 - 24.

The most common racial or ethnic group living below the poverty line in Redmond, WA is White, followed by Asian and Hispanic.

The Census Bureau uses a set of money income thresholds that vary by family size and composition to determine who classifies as impoverished. If a family's total income is less than the family's threshold than that family and every individual in it is considered to be living in poverty.

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Health

96.1% of the population of Redmond, WA has health coverage, with 73.5% on employee plans, 4.99% on Medicaid, 7.21% on Medicare, 9.89% on non-group plans, and 0.463% on military or VA plans.

Primary care physicians in King County, WA see 828 patients per year on average, which represents a 0.241% decrease from the previous year (830 patients). Compare this to dentists who see 912 patients per year, and mental health providers who see 195 patients per year.

Patient to Clinician Ratios

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828 to 1
Patient to Primary Care Physician Ratio in King County, WA

Primary care physicians in King County, WA see an average of 828 patients per year. This represents a 0.241% decrease from the previous year (830 patients).

The following chart shows how the number of patients seen by primary care physicians has been changing over time in King County, WA in comparison to its neighboring geographies.

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Health Care Diversity

In 2022, insured persons according to age ranges were distributed in 23.4% under 18 years, 27.5% between 18 and 34 years, 38.4% between 35 and 64 years, and 10.7% over 64 years.

By gender, of the total number of insured persons, 51.8% were men and 48.2% were women.

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Uninsured People

3.9%
Uninsured
73.5%
Employer Coverage
4.99%
Medicaid
7.21%
Medicare
9.89%
Non-Group
0.463%
Military or VA

Between 2021 and 2022, the percent of uninsured citizens in Redmond, WA grew by 7% from 3.64% to 3.9%.

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