Fife Heights, Washington Population 2024

1,227

Fife Heights is a city located in King County and Pierce County Washington. Fife Heights has a 2024 population of 1,227. Fife Heights is currently declining at a rate of -12.36% annually and its population has decreased by -36.06% since the most recent census, which recorded a population of 1,919 in 2020.

The average household income in Fife Heights is $144,057 with a poverty rate of 0.57%. The median age in Fife Heights is 37 years: 36.4 years for males, and 37.2 years for females.

Fife Heights Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Fife Heights was:

  • White: 76.8%
  • Two or more races: 9.41%
  • Black or African American: 5.59%
  • Asian: 4.9%
  • Native American: 1.84%
  • Other race: 0.89%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.57%
Land Area (mi²)
1.0 sq mi
Density (mi²)
1,249.40/sq mi
Growth Since 2020
-36.06% (-692)
The current population of Fife Heights, Washington is 1,227 based on our projections of the latest US Census estimates (released May 2024). The last official US Census in 2020 recorded the population at 1,919.

Population by Race

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Race
Population
Percentage (of total)
White1,20876.8%
Two or more races1489.41%
Black or African American885.59%
Asian774.9%
Native American291.84%
Other race140.89%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander90.57%

White

Two or more races

Black or African American

Asian

Native American

Other race

Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander

Fife Heights Population by Race

Fife Heights Population Pyramid 2024

Fife Heights Median Age

37

Total

36.4

Male

37.2

Female

Fife Heights Adults

There are 1,174 adults, (164 of whom are seniors) in Fife Heights.

Fife Heights Age Dependency

55.7

Age Dependency Ratio

16.2

Old Age Dependency Ratio

39.5

Child Dependency Ratio

Fife Heights Sex Ratio

Female75748.12%
Male81651.88%

Fife Heights Population by Age

Fife Heights Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Household Type
Count
Average Size
Owner
Renter
All5462.8886.813.2
Married3993.219010
Non Family1111.373.926.1
Male234.651000
Female133.0876.923.1

3.28

Average Family Size

2.88

Average Household Size

86.8%

Rate of Home Ownership

Married

Male

Female

NonFamily

owner

renter

Fife Heights Households and Families

Male

Female

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Education Attained
Count
Percentage
9th to 12th Grade222.14%
Associates Degree12812.43%
Bachelors Degree19518.93%
Graduate Degree868.35%
High School Graduate27826.99%
Less Than 9th Grade171.65%
Some College30429.51%

Less Than 9th Grade

9th to 12th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Associates Degree

Bachelors Degree

Graduate Degree

Fife Heights Educational Attainment by Sex (over 25)

Fife Heights Educational Attainment by Race

High School Graduation Rate

Bachelors Rate

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Race
Total
High School
Bachelors
White757732190
Black777731
2+ Races646432
Asian544411
Hispanic51476
Native American181811
Other Race14140
Islander990

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among native american people with a rate of 61.11%.

Fife Heights Educational Attainment by Race

All

Male

Female

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Name
Average
Male
Female
Bachelors Degree$105,060$106,786$45,938
Graduate Degree$117,500$116,964$118,438
High School Graduate$82,879$83,884$70,179
Less Than 9th Grade$57,813$0$50,938
Overall$72,120$82,699$58,750
Some College$66,827$68,846$65,481

$72,120

Average Earnings

$82,699

Average Male

$58,750

Average Female

Fife Heights Earnings by Educational Attainment

Fife Heights Language by Age

Only English

Spanish

Other Indo-European Languages

Asian and Pacific Island Languages

Other Languages

Fife Heights Language

80.09% of Fife Heights residents speak only English, while 19.91% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Other Indo-European, which is spoken by 9.89% of the population.

Fife Heights Language

Fife Heights Poverty by Race

rate

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Name
Total
In Poverty
Poverty Rate
White1,12290.8%

0.57%

Overall Poverty Rate

0%

Male Poverty Rate

1.19%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Fife Heights

The race most likely to be in poverty in Fife Heights is White, with 0.8% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Fife Heights is White, with 0.8% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 0%. Among those working part-time, it was 0%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 2.94%.

Fife Heights Poverty

rate

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Rate
Poverty
Bachelors or Greater1.78%
High School1.44%
Less Than 9th Grade0%
Some College0%

Fife Heights Poverty Rate by Education

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Rate
Poverty
Male Employed0%
Male Unemployed0%
Female Employed0%
Female Unemployed0%

Fife Heights Poverty Rate by Employment Status and Sex

Fife Heights Income by Household Type

Households

Families

MarriedFamilies

NonFamilies

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Name
Median
Mean
Families$131,750$155,697
Households$128,788$144,057
Married Families$132,083$-999,999,999
Non Families$87,708$96,811

mean

median

Income by Household Type

Fife Heights Marital Status

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Marriage Rates

66.7%

Overall Marriage Rate

64.4%

Male Marriage Rate

69.5%

Female Marriage Rate

Fife Heights Married by Age and Sex

male

female

Fife Heights Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 20-34.

Fife Heights Marital Status by Race

Married

Widowed

Divorced

Separated

NeverMarried

Fife Heights Marital Status

Second Gulf War

First Gulf War

Vietnam

Korea

World War II

89

Number of Veterans

85

Male Veterans

4

Female Veterans

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War
Veterans
Second Gulf War40
Vietnam30
First Gulf War21
Korea5
World War II0

Fife Heights Veterans by War

count

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Age Group
Veterans
65 to 7430
18 to 3420
35 to 5418
55 to 6412
75+9

Fife Heights Veterans by Age

count

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Name
Veterans
% of Total
White616.58%
Black2431.17%
2+ Races46.25%

Fife Heights Veterans by Race

Fife Heights Veterans by Education

Less Than 9th Grade

High School Graduate

Some College

Bachelors or Greater

0%

Veteran Poverty Rate

16.85%

Veteran Disability Rate

Fife Heights Veterans by Education

LaborForceParticipation

74.1%

Labor Force Participation

71.1%

Employment Rate

4%

Unemployment Rate

Fife Heights Employment by Age

LaborForceParticipation

Fife Heights Employment by Race

LaborForceParticipation

Fife Heights Employment by Education

Origin of Non-Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

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

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

Europe

Asia

Africa

Oceania

Latin America

North America

57.22%

Born in Fife Heights

86.59%

Native Born

13.41%

Foreign Born

1.59%

Non Citizen

11.82%

Naturalized

Place of Birth

86.59% of Fife Heights residents were born in the United States, with 57.22% having been born in Washington. 1.59% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Europe.

Fife Heights Place of Birth

Note: data after 2022 is projected based on recent change

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Year
Population
Growth
Growth Rate
20241,227-173-12.36%
20231,400-173-11%
20221,573-260-14.18%
20211,833-86-4.48%
20201,919-449-18.96%
20192,368351.5%
20182,3331486.77%
20172,185874.15%
20162,098894.43%
20152,009321.62%
20141,977-40-1.98%
20132,017-13-0.64%
20122,030-62-2.96%
20112,092-45-2.11%
20102,13700%

Fife Heights Population by Year