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Cities & States

Seattle
Population: 624,681
 
Spokane
Population: 209,478
 
Tacoma
Population: 200,890
 
Vancouver
Population: 164,111
 
Bellevue
Population: 129,209
 
Kent
Population: 115,703
 
Everett
Population: 103,918
 
Renton
Population: 93,601
 
Yakima
Population: 92,082
 
Federal Way
Population: 90,720
 

King County
Population: 1,974,567
 
Pierce County
Population: 805,434
 
Snohomish County
Population: 724,627
 
Spokane County
Population: 473,832
 
Clark County
Population: 432,549
 
Thurston County
Population: 256,080
 
Kitsap County
Population: 252,687
 
Yakima County
Population: 244,654
 
Whatcom County
Population: 203,211
 
Benton County
Population: 178,992
 

Washington

Washington Employment Profile

Located in the Pacific Northwest, Washington has a diverse economy. The most vulnerable industries are tourism, mining, and agriculture. Productivity improvement, policy changes and technological innovation have heavily influenced employment in software publishing, healthcare related industries and wholesale electronic markets. The occupational groups likely to experience the fastest growth rates in the future are construction and extraction, followed by computer and mathematical, legal and healthcare support occupations. (Source: Washington Employment Security Department)

Based on 2013 statistics, the government sector employs the greatest percentage of workers in the state, followed by health care and social assistance; retail trade; manufacturing; and professional and technical services, respectively. (Source: Merritt Research Services, LLC)

 

Total Population (2000, 2010, 2013*)


Based on 2000, 2010 and 2013* U.S. Census data
13.57% increase since 2000 census.
(* 2009-2013’ ACS 5-Year Estimates)

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