South Lake Union Demographics


  • Total Population27,002
  • Male Population(51.7 %) 13,959
  • Female Population(48.3 %) 13,043
  • Median Age32.00
There are currently 27,002 people living in South Lake Union. Out of the total population number, 13,959 are men and 13,043 are women. The median age for South Lake Union dwellers is 32.00.


  • White Collar18,762
  • Blue Collar547
There are currently 18,762 white-collar jobs and 547 blue-collar jobs in South Lake Union.


  • Total Households15,090
  • Family Households4,906
  • Non-family Households10,184
  • Households With Children1,548
  • Households Without Children13,542
  • Average People Per Household1.75
There are currently 15,090 households in South Lake Union. Out of this total, 4,906 are family households, 10,184 are non-family households, 1,548 are households with children and 13,542 are households without children. The average number of people per household in South Lake Union is 1.75.

Education(Number of people who have achieved the following levels of education)

  • No High School226
  • Some High School1,743
  • Some College4,044
  • Associate Degree1,169
  • Bachelors Degree10,229
  • Graduate Degree7,959
There are 226 people living in South Lake Union without a high school degree, 1,743 people with some high school degree and 4,044 people with a college degree. 1,169 people have an associate degree, 10,229 hold a bachelor’s degree, while 7,959 boast a graduate degree.

Marital Status(Number of people who have the following marital status)

  • Never Married12,910
  • Married9,173
  • Separated153
  • Widowed682
  • Divorced2,219
12,910 of the people living in South Lake Union have never been married, while 9,173 are married and 153 are separated. A total of 682 people are widowed and 2,219 people are divorced.


  • Average Household Income$127,169
  • Median Household Income$95,719
  • Median Income Under 25$64,602
  • Median Income 25-44$106,113
  • Median Income 45-64$92,813
  • Median Income Over 65$61,233

The average household income for people living in South Lake Union is $127,169, while the median household income is $95,719. The median income in South Lake Union is $64,602 for those under 25, $106,113 for those aged 25 to 44, $92,813 for those aged 45 to 64, and $61,233 for those over the age of 65.


Demographic information is extracted from the Unites States Census Bureau and is deemed reliable, however, COMMERCIALCafé can offer no guarantee of the accuracy or completeness of information modified or aggregated for specific neighborhoods.