King County, Washington's estimated population is 2,326,040 with a growth rate of 1.06% in the past year according to the most recent United States census data. King County, Washington is the 2nd largest county in Washington. The 2010 Population was 1,938,350 and has seen a growth of 20.00% since this time.
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The highest rate of high school graduation is among white people with a rate of 97.04%.
The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among asian people with a rate of 60.72%.
72.22% of King County, Washington residents speak only English, while 27.78% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian and Pacific Island languages, which is spoken by 11.94% of the population.
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The race most likely to be in poverty in King County, Washington is Black, with 24.09% below the poverty level.
The race least likely to be in poverty in King County, Washington is Other, with NaN% below the poverty level.
The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 1.10%. Among those working part-time, it was 13.16%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 17.98%.
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Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.
Born in King County, Washington
76.88% of King County, Washington residents were born in the United States, with 39.51% having been born in Washington. 12.21% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.