Shoreline, Washington Population 2019

Shoreline, Washington's estimated population is 56,752 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Shoreline, Washington is the 22nd largest city in Washington based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 4877.98 people/mi² (1883.39 people/km²).

The overall median age is 41.7 years, 39.9 years for males, and 43.6 years for females. For every 100 females there are 92.6 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were households in the city, with an average size of 2.45 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was %, with a median rent of $/month. The median house has rooms, and has a value of $.

The median income for households in Shoreline, Washington is $76,271, while the mean household income is $92,559.

Shoreline Wa Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Shoreline Wa was:

  • White: 69.46%
  • Asian: 14.07%
  • Black or African American: 6.34%
  • Two or more races: 5.37%
  • Other race: 3.43%
  • Native American: 1.10%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.22%

How Many People Live in Shoreline, Washington?

56,752
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201856,7521660.29%
201756,5868351.50%
201655,751940.17%
201555,6573400.61%
201455,3174600.84%
201354,8573490.64%
201254,5087151.33%
201153,7936131.15%
201053,1801550.03%
200053,0256,0251.21%
199047,0000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White38,500
Asian7,799
Black or African American3,517
Two or More Races2,979
Some Other Race1,902
American Indian and Alaska Native611
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander123

Shoreline Wa Population Pyramid 2019

Shoreline Wa Median Age

41.7


Total

39.9


Male

43.6


Female

Shoreline Wa Adults

There are 45,191 adults, (9,388 of whom are seniors) in Shoreline Wa.

Shoreline Wa Age Dependency

54.8

Age Dependency Ratio

26.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

28.6

Child Dependency Ratio

Shoreline Wa Sex Ratio

Female

28,786

51.93%

Male

26,645

48.07%

Shoreline Wa Households and Families

Shoreline Wa Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Shoreline Wa Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married76.8%23.2%
All63.2%36.8%
Non Family53.1%46.9%
Female47.7%52.3%
Male33.3%66.7%

63.2%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All21,9302.4563.2
Married10,5593.1276.8
Non Family8,2281.3653.1
Female2,2522.9447.7
Male8913.2133.3

3.01

Average Family Size

2.45

Average Household Size

6%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.3%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Shoreline Wa Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade1,5713.78%
9th to 12th Grade1,9094.59%
High School Graduate6,39215.39%
Some College8,45320.35%
Associates Degree4,30710.37%
Bachelors Degree12,37729.79%
Graduate Degree6,53715.73%

Shoreline Wa Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White28,40127,08213,778
Asian6,1635,3773,114
Hispanic2,9542,141751
Black2,3121,904671
Multiple Races1,5101,332516
Other Race1,125702141
Native American371352123
Islander11311318

The highest rate of high school graduation is among islander people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 50.53%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$45,890$52,793$38,083
Less Than High School$26,683$29,807$21,701
High School Grad$34,602$39,643$26,006
Some College$38,218$46,760$32,266
Bachelors Degree$54,517$65,660$44,581
Graduate Degree$67,023$87,439$55,838

$45,890

Average Earnings

$52,793

Average Male

$38,083

Average Female

Shoreline Wa Language

Shoreline Wa Language by Age

Shoreline Wa Language

74.37% of Shoreline Wa residents speak only English, while 25.63% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 10.89% of the population.

Shoreline Wa Poverty

Shoreline Wa Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White35,3882,7877.88%
Asian7,7417569.77%
Black3,47956816.33%
Hispanic5,2084819.24%
Multiple2,9531946.57%
Other1,8841739.18%
Native60815926.15%
Islander1181311.02%

9.04%

Overall Poverty Rate

8.01%

Male Poverty Rate

10.01%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Shoreline Wa

The race most likely to be in poverty in Shoreline Wa is Native, with 26.15% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Shoreline Wa is Multiple, with 6.57% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.03%. Among those working part-time, it was 11.43%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 19.09%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School19.81%
High School13.70%
Some College7.98%
Bachelors or Greater4.40%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed33.63%
Male Unemployed14.76%
Female Employed4.98%
Male Employed3.33%

Shoreline Wa Income

Shoreline Wa Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$76,271$92,559
Families$93,551$109,303
Married Families$105,723-
Non Families$48,881$60,347

Shoreline Wa Marital Status

Shoreline Wa Marital Status

Marriage Rates

49.6%

Overall Marriage Rate

52.2%

Male Marriage Rate

47.3%

Female Marriage Rate

Shoreline Wa Married by Age and Sex

Shoreline Wa Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 55-64, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Shoreline Wa Marital Status by Race

Shoreline Wa Veterans

3,651

Number of Veterans

3,196

Male Veterans

455

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam1,202
First Gulf War684
Second Gulf War622
Korea343
World War II281

Shoreline Wa Veterans by Race

Name Veterans % of Total
White3,0279.41%
Hispanic2597.60%
Asian2103.12%
Black2088.16%
Other997.48%
2 or More905.18%
Indian173.69%

Shoreline Wa Veterans by Education

7.47%

Veteran Poverty Rate

25.61%

Veteran Disability Rate

Shoreline Wa Employment Status

67.5%

Labor Force Participation

63.9%

Employment Rate

4.9%

Unemployment Rate

Shoreline Wa Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

44.25%

Born in Washington

79.69%

Native Born

20.31%

Foreign Born

8.64%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

79.69% of Shoreline Wa residents were born in the United States, with 44.25% having been born in Washington. 8.64% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.