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Seattle, WA vs Olympia, WA

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Highlights
- Olympia is 0% more densely populated than Seattle.
- People are 0.4% more likely to be married in Olympia.
- The Median Age is 2.6 years older in Olympia.


People
 Seattle, WAOlympia, WAUnited States
 688,24549,928321,004,407
 49.8%52.3%50.8%
 50.2%47.7%49.2%
 35.738.337.8
 space3
 595,24045,708308,745,538
 563,37442,514285,036,114
 516,25933,840251,960,433
 22.2%17.4%12.6%
 33.3%47.5%27.4%
 space4
 8,207.02,737.990.9
 83.918.23,531,905.4
 58.21.9264,836.8
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 Est. Total Population By Age
 Seattle, WAOlympia, WAUnited States
 4.9%4.9%6.2%
 4.6%4.7%6.4%
 3.8%5.0%6.5%
 2.1%3.6%3.9%
 3.8%3.8%4.1%
 7.0%6.2%5.6%
 22.5%17.2%13.7%
 15.8%13.7%12.7%
 12.4%12.5%13.4%
 5.6%6.4%6.7%
 5.5%6.4%6.0%
 7.1%8.9%8.6%
 3.1%4.4%4.4%
 1.9%2.4%1.9%
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 Race
 Seattle, WAOlympia, WAUnited States
 65.3%78.5%61.5%
 7.0%2.6%12.3%
 14.4%6.8%5.3%
 0.5%0.8%0.7%
 0.4%0.2%0.2%
 0.3%0.2%0.2%
 5.8%3.6%2.3%
 6.5%7.4%17.6%
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 Marriage & Family
 Seattle, WAOlympia, WAUnited States
 42.1%42.3%50.2%
     40.8%40.8%48.2%
     1.2%1.4%2.0%
 57.9%57.7%49.8%
     44.1%36.0%33.1%
     10.1%16.4%10.9%
     3.7%5.4%5.8%
 space5
 2.112.212.63
 314,85021,960118,825,921
 142,79611,12678,298,703
     32.1%27.9%31.1%
     47.0%43.5%42.3%
 172,05410,83440,527,218
     11.5%19.7%16.3%
     9.3%8.9%10.3%

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Reviews for Seattle    300 Reviews
Once a fun & safe city degenerating into a slum - 7/28/2019
After working here for a few years, I will try to explain to everyone what is going on in Seattle these days, since everyone seems curious. About 30 to 40 years ago,... Read More

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As a Cajun from Louisiana state - 6/22/2019
It's a dump. It is only a city made to feed off and take from it's own people. The people here are not at all intelligent. They think they are smart but they aren't.... Read More
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Not the city it used to be - 6/18/2019
Live in Denver but Just got back from a weekend trip to Seattle with my wife. We were attempting to relive a lovely, quick trip we had 10 years ago. While we were able... Read More

Reviews for Olympia    35 Reviews
Not much change over the years - 4/26/2019
I've lived here nearly two years now and while it is a beautiful area like much of the NW, there are many issues which detract from its appeal. As the state capitol I... Read More

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Oly - 12/25/2018
When I first moved to Olympia in 2012 we we're excited to be in a small town in the Northwest. The city has exploded population wise, apartment rent has exploded &... Read More

It's decent, not great - 3/24/2018
Housing and rental prices made a dramatic jump in the past two years. Average rent for a 2-bedroom in 2018 is about $1200. 2-3 bedroom houses are priced around... Read More

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ZIPS IN SEATTLE, WASHINGTON
98115, 98103, 98133, 98105, 98118, 98125, 98122, 98117, 98144, 98109, 28 total
ZIPS IN OLYMPIA, WASHINGTON
98501 98502 98506

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