Tukwila, WA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 7,817 housing units in Tukwila. This represents a 30.9% growth from 5,972 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 7,804 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 13 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Tukwila is about 42.5%. Tukwila's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.9%. Average household size is 2.38 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Tukwila were built after 1968.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type7.40%
One Bedroom25.10%
Two Bedrooms37.90%
Three Bedrooms19.70%
Four Bedrooms8%
Five Bedrooms or more1.90%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.43
Median year structure was built1962
Median Value of occupied units$150,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$112,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.34
Median year structure was built1972
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$640

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage9.50%
Home Equity Loan11.30%
Simple Mortgage55%
Debt Free24.20%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.8%