Renton Population Demographics

According to US population projections for 2022, the estimated population of Renton is 105,200. 23.58% is under 18, while 13.88% is over 65.

A closer look at the age demography reveals that 7.72% of the population was five years old or younger, 23.58% were 18 years or younger and 25.72% were aged 65 years and over. The gender split in the state was nearly even, with 51.49% female and 48.51% male.

Renton Housing

According to the US Census, Renton has 44,115 housing units. The average owner-occupied housing unit rate in Renton was 95.20%. At the same time, the city's median value of owner-occupied homes was $587,300

Renton Racial Demographics

In 2020, the US Census estimated that White Alone and Asian Alone constitute 68.01% of Renton's population. Residents of the city who were Black Or African American Alone, made up 10.15% of the total population.

Other racial groups include Some Other Race Alone, constituting 8.49% of the city's population and White Black Or African American at 1.32%

White Alone41.86%
Asian Alone26.14%
Black Or African American Alone10.15%
Some Other Race Alone8.49%
White Black Or African American1.32%
American Indian And Alaska Native Alone0.92%

How Educated is Renton

According to Census estimates, in 2021, 24.6 of Renton residents had a bachelor's degree, while 14.6 had a graduate or professional degree.

Overall, 39.20% of residents have a bachelor's degree or higher.

Education Attainment (Population 25 Years and Older) in Renton CityPercentage
High School Graduate Or Higher85.4
Bachelors Degree Or Higher32.6
Bachelors Degree24.6
Some College No Degree22.2
High School Graduate Includes Equivalency18
Some College Or Associates Degree18

Average Income in Renton

The median household income in Renton is $83,699. This figure is significantly (approximately 0.00%) less than the state average of $83,699.

Estimates by family type revealed that families earned an average of $96,334 per year, while married-couple families earned an average of $120,809.

A closer examination of the income groups of Renton households revealed that the largest income group consisted of households with an annual income between $100,000 and $149,999. Other groups with yearly high household incomes include those between $50,000 and $74,999 (15.5%) and those with incomes exceeding $200,000 (12.0%). 3.5% of households in the City of Angels had an annual income of less than $10,000.

Median Income by Type of Family

Type of FamilyIncome
Married-couple families$120,809
Nonfamily households$62,084