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|People QuickFacts||King County||Washington|
|Population, 2013 estimate||2,044,449||6,971,406|
|Population, 2010 (April 1) estimates base||1,931,262||6,724,543|
|Population, percent change, April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2013||5.9%||3.7%|
|Persons under 5 years, percent, 2013||6.2%||6.4%|
|Persons under 18 years, percent, 2013||21.1%||22.9%|
|Persons 65 years and over, percent, 2013||11.9%||13.6%|
|Female persons, percent, 2013||50.0%||50.0%|
|White alone, percent, 2013 (a)||70.8%||81.2%|
|Black or African American alone, percent, 2013 (a)||6.6%||4.0%|
|American Indian and Alaska Native alone, percent, 2013 (a)||1.1%||1.9%|
|Asian alone, percent, 2013 (a)||15.9%||7.9%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone, percent, 2013 (a)||0.8%||0.7%|
|Two or More Races, percent, 2013||4.8%||4.4%|
|Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013 (b)||9.3%||11.9%|
|White alone, not Hispanic or Latino, percent, 2013||63.2%||71.0%|
|Living in same house 1 year & over, percent, 2008-2012||81.6%||82.6%|
|Foreign born persons, percent, 2008-2012||20.3%||13.0%|
|Language other than English spoken at home, pct age 5+, 2008-2012||25.4%||18.2%|
|High school graduate or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||92.0%||90.0%|
|Bachelor's degree or higher, percent of persons age 25+, 2008-2012||46.0%||31.6%|
|Mean travel time to work (minutes), workers age 16+, 2008-2012||26.8||25.5|
|Housing units, 2013||868,345||2,928,217|
|Homeownership rate, 2008-2012||58.9%||63.8%|
|Housing units in multi-unit structures, percent, 2008-2012||38.2%||25.7%|
|Median value of owner-occupied housing units, 2008-2012||$388,700||$272,900|
|Persons per household, 2008-2012||2.39||2.52|
|Per capita money income in past 12 months (2012 dollars), 2008-2012||$39,664||$30,661|
|Median household income, 2008-2012||$71,175||$59,374|
|Persons below poverty level, percent, 2008-2012||10.9%||12.9%|
|Business QuickFacts||King County||Washington|
|Private nonfarm establishments, 2012||63,841||175,5531|
|Private nonfarm employment, 2012||1,017,348||2,361,6971|
|Private nonfarm employment, percent change, 2011-2012||-1.3%||0.3%1|
|Nonemployer establishments, 2012||150,301||412,542|
|Total number of firms, 2007||196,686||551,340|
|Black-owned firms, percent, 2007||3.3%||S|
|American Indian- and Alaska Native-owned firms, percent, 2007||0.9%||1.2%|
|Asian-owned firms, percent, 2007||10.9%||6.8%|
|Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms, percent, 2007||0.3%||0.2%|
|Hispanic-owned firms, percent, 2007||2.8%||3.2%|
|Women-owned firms, percent, 2007||29.0%||28.7%|
|Manufacturers shipments, 2007 ($1000)||37,390,762||112,053,283|
|Merchant wholesaler sales, 2007 ($1000)||41,042,685||76,790,966|
|Retail sales, 2007 ($1000)||37,153,888||92,968,519|
|Retail sales per capita, 2007||$20,002||$14,380|
|Accommodation and food services sales, 2007 ($1000)||5,478,918||12,389,422|
|Building permits, 2012||11,614||28,118|
|Geography QuickFacts||King County||Washington|
|Land area in square miles, 2010||2,115.57||66,455.52|
|Persons per square mile, 2010||912.9||101.2|
|Metropolitan or Micropolitan Statistical Area||Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, WA Metro Area|