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Welcome to Federal Way Corridor ! Our community of 1,360,570 residents features a workforce of 712,527 with a median annual income of $68,019. Top industries include Health Care and Social Assistance, Retail Trade, and Accommodation and Food Services.

During the past five years employment in Federal Way Corridor has grown by 111,094, at a growth rate of 3.29%. Unemployment is currently 4.27%.

We invite you to explore this data in further detail in the report below, and get in touch to see how Federal Way Corridor can help you reach your goals!

1,434,049

Total Population

The number of people residing in the Federal Way corridor.
Population of Federal Way City Limits: 93,986

Source: U.S. Census (American Community Survey)

532,101

Households

The number of home owners and renters in the Federal Way corridor.
Households in Federal Way City Limits: 34

Source: U.S. Census (American Community Survey)

Households

The number of home owners and renters in each location.

Source: U.S. Census (American Community Survey)

People

The number of people residing in each location.

Source: U.S. Census (American Community Survey)

671,613

Labor force

The number of workers employed in the corridor.
Labor Force of Federal Way City Limits: 25,918

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics (Quarterly Census on Earnings and Wages)

52,219

Businesses

The number of businesses within the corridor.
Businesses in Federal Way City Limits: 2,037

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics (Quarterly Census on Earnings and Wages)

$70,698

Median Income

Household income is a measure of the combined income of a households in the corridor.
Median Income of Federal Way City Limits: $93,481

Source: U.S. Census (American Community Survey)

Labor Force

The number of workers employed in each respective location.

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics (Quarterly Census on Earnings and Wages)

18.26%

College Educated

The percent of the population in South Sound Corridor with a college degree or higher.

Federal Way: 17.22%; State of Washington: 21.28%; United States: 18.0%

Source: U.S. Census (American Community Survey)

4.70%

Unemployment Rate

The percent of the population in South Sound Corridor that is unemployed.

Federal Way: 4.53%; State of Washington: 4.3%; United States: 4.0%

Source: U.S. Census (American Community Survey)

14.25%

Poverty Rate

The percent of the population in South Sound Corridor that is at or below the poverty threshold.

Federal Way: 13.52%; State of Washington: 12.2%; United States: 14.6%

Source: U.S. Census (American Community Survey)

Average Wages

The historical trend of average annual income of people employed in the South Sound Corridor corridor.

Source: Bureau of Labor Statistics (Quarterly Census on Earnings and Wages)

College Educated

The percent of the population in each respective location with a college degree or higher.

Federal Way: 17.22%; State of Washington: 21.28%; United States: 18.0%

Source: U.S. Census (American Community Survey)

Unemployed

The percent of the population in each respective location that is unemployed.

Federal Way: 4.53%; State of Washington: 4.3%; United States: 4.0%

Source: U.S. Census (American Community Survey)

This chart shows the top industries in the county, ranked by employment, along with the annual percent change in jobs, earnings per worker in the industry and the gross regional product (GRP) of the respective industry.

Source: Emsi

This chart shows the top industries in the county, ranked by employment, along with the annual percent change in jobs, earnings per worker in the industry and the gross regional product (GRP) of the respective industry.

Source: Emsi

This chart shows the top industries in Algona, ranked by employment, along with the annual percent change in jobs, average annual salary of those workers and the gross regional product (GRP) of the respective industry.

Source: Emsi

This chart shows the top industries in Auburn, ranked by employment, along with the annual percent change in jobs, average annual salary of those workers and the gross regional product (GRP) of the respective industry.

Source: Emsi

This chart shows the top industries in Black Diamond, ranked by employment, along with the annual percent change in jobs, average annual salary of those workers and the gross regional product (GRP) of the respective industry.

Source: Emsi

This chart shows the top industries in Burien, ranked by employment, along with the annual percent change in jobs, average annual salary of those workers and the gross regional product (GRP) of the respective industry.

Source: Emsi

This chart shows the top industries in Covington, ranked by employment, along with the annual percent change in jobs, average annual salary of those workers and the gross regional product (GRP) of the respective industry.

Source: Emsi

This chart shows the top industries in Des Moines, ranked by employment, along with the annual percent change in jobs, average annual salary of those workers and the gross regional product (GRP) of the respective industry.

Source: Emsi

This chart shows the top industries in Edgewood, ranked by employment, along with the annual percent change in jobs, average annual salary of those workers and the gross regional product (GRP) of the respective industry.

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This chart shows the top industries in Enumclaw, ranked by employment, along with the annual percent change in jobs, average annual salary of those workers and the gross regional product (GRP) of the respective industry.

Source: Emsi

This chart shows the top industries in Federal Way, ranked by employment, along with the annual percent change in jobs, average annual salary of those workers and the gross regional product (GRP) of the respective industry.

Source: Emsi

This chart shows the top industries in Fife, ranked by employment, along with the annual percent change in jobs, average annual salary of those workers and the gross regional product (GRP) of the respective industry.

Source: Emsi

This chart shows the top industries in Kent, ranked by employment, along with the annual percent change in jobs, average annual salary of those workers and the gross regional product (GRP) of the respective industry.

Source: Emsi

This chart shows the top industries in Maple Valley, ranked by employment, along with the annual percent change in jobs, average annual salary of those workers and the gross regional product (GRP) of the respective industry.

Source: Emsi

This chart shows the top industries in Milton, ranked by employment, along with the annual percent change in jobs, average annual salary of those workers and the gross regional product (GRP) of the respective industry.

Source: Emsi

This chart shows the top industries in Pacific, ranked by employment, along with the annual percent change in jobs, average annual salary of those workers and the gross regional product (GRP) of the respective industry.

Source: Emsi

This chart shows the top industries in Puyallup, ranked by employment, along with the annual percent change in jobs, average annual salary of those workers and the gross regional product (GRP) of the respective industry.

Source: Emsi

This chart shows the top industries in Renton, ranked by employment, along with the annual percent change in jobs, average annual salary of those workers and the gross regional product (GRP) of the respective industry.

Source: Emsi

This chart shows the top industries in Ruston, ranked by employment, along with the annual percent change in jobs, average annual salary of those workers and the gross regional product (GRP) of the respective industry.

Source: Emsi

This chart shows the top industries in SeaTac, ranked by employment, along with the annual percent change in jobs, average annual salary of those workers and the gross regional product (GRP) of the respective industry.

Source: Emsi

This chart shows the top industries in Seattle, ranked by employment, along with the annual percent change in jobs, average annual salary of those workers and the gross regional product (GRP) of the respective industry.

Source: Emsi

This chart shows the top industries in Tacoma, ranked by employment, along with the annual percent change in jobs, average annual salary of those workers and the gross regional product (GRP) of the respective industry.

Source: Emsi

This chart shows the top industries in Tukwila, ranked by employment, along with the annual percent change in jobs, average annual salary of those workers and the gross regional product (GRP) of the respective industry.

Source: Emsi

This chart shows the top industries in University Fircrest Place, ranked by employment, along with the annual percent change in jobs, average annual salary of those workers and the gross regional product (GRP) of the respective industry.

Source: Emsi