Renton, Washington 

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Population

101,494

+15.4% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

6.5%

Median Income

$65,223

Median Home Price

$623,500

Median Age

35.8

Comfort Index (Climate)

9.3 / 5.4

summer / winter


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Best Places to Live in Renton, Washington

Regional center - East shore of Puget Sound in west-central Washington. July, August and September are the most pleasant months in Renton, while December and January are the least comfortable months.
State: Washington
County: King County
Metro Area: Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue Metro Area
City: Renton
Zip Codes: 98059 98056 98055 98057
Cost of Living: 44.6% higher
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 125 ft above sea level

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Renton, Wa Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Most Expensive HomesHomes less than 10 yrs old
All Single Family Homes
Pros
Attractive setting
Arts and culture
Nearby recreation
Cons
Sprawl and traffic
Clouds and rain
Cost of living

What Bert Has To Say About Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue Metro Area

Seattle is a lively and cosmopolitan city beautifully set in a dramatic backdrop of water, forests and mountains. The main downtown area sits on a narrow, hilly strip of land between Puget Sound to the west and Lake Washington to the east. Modern skyscrapers rise on high hills in the city center, with residential units lining the lower areas along the water and north of downtown.


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Renton is 6.5% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Renton jobs have increased by 2.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Renton's cost of living is 44.6% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Renton's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
July, August and September are the most pleasant months in Renton, while December and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, King county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 75.0% to 22.2%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Renton's population is 101,494 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 15.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 30.9 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Renton is Real Estate: $623,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.4%.

SCHOOLS
Renton public schools spend $13,146 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 19.3 students per teacher in Renton. More Education



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Housing Market in Renton

It's a good time to buy in Renton. Home Appreciation is up 20.3% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Renton is $623,500.
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Reviews for Renton   5 Reviews
A fine town! - 9/1/2021
If you are looking for clean air, country atmosphere, friendly and cordial neighbors, and the charm of old, soothing and patriotic America, this is your best... Read More

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Renton Chistian School - 1/19/2016
We have 2 kids at RCS and they are receiving a fantastic education in an environment that is welcoming to all. They do teach from a biblical point of view so the moral... Read More

Great all around community - 11/8/2009
Living in Renton has so many positive things. There are many smaller communities, each having a slightly different climate. You have good schools, recreation, employment... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN RENTON, WASHINGTON
98059 98056 98055 98057

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