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Redmond, WA is #12 on the list Top 100 Most Educated Cities in America in 2023

Population In Redmond, Washington

Population67959

In terms of political views, the Redmond population skews Democratic. The top religion in Redmond is Protestant. The top age group is 25-44 per census data.

Household Types in Redmond, Washington

  • Singles in Redmond 38.7%
  • Married Couples in Redmond 61.3%

Age Groups of People Living in Redmond, Washington

  • 18 to 24 year olds 6.3%
  • 25 to 44 year olds 39.9%
  • 45 to 64 year olds 20.7%
  • 65+ year olds 10.2%

Race Diversity in Redmond, Washington

The Race Diversity score in Redmond, Washington is 27.Race diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Latino/Hispanics 7.6%
  • Whites 53.7%
  • Black or African Americans 1.7%
  • American Indian & Alaska Natives 0.7%
  • Asians 36.8%
  • Native Hawaiians & Other Pacific Islanders 0.2%
  • Multi 5.4%
  • Other 1.5%

The Religion of people living in Redmond, Washington

The primary religious affiliation in Redmond, Washington is Protestant. The Religion Diversity score in Redmond, Washington is 31.3Religion diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score..

ReligionPercentage of Population
Protestant16.4%
Catholic14.4%
Orthodox0.6%
Other / Christian0.0%
Mormon3.0%
Jewish0.8%
Muslim0.6%
Buddhist1.2%
Hindu0.2%
Other / Non-Christian0.3%
No Religion62.5%

Industry and Occupation in Redmond, Washington

The top industry present in Redmond, Washington is Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services. 71.9 % of residents work in Management, business, science, and arts occupations, while only 2.1% work in Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations. The Industry Diversity score in Redmond, Washington is 53.8.Industry diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting, and mining 0.0%
  • Construction 2.9%
  • Manufacturing 8.7%
  • Wholesale trade 1.8%
  • Retail trade 11.8%
  • Transportation and warehousing, and utilities 3.0%
  • Information 5.6%
  • Finance and insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing 4.3%
  • Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services 41.5%
  • Educational services, health care, and social assistance 11.4%
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation, and accommodation and food services 5.1%
  • Other services, except public administration 2.5%
  • Public administration 1.2%

The Occupation Diversity score in Redmond, Washington is 35.1.Occupation diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Management, business, science, and arts occupations 71.9%
  • Service occupations 7.7%
  • Sales and office occupations 12.8%
  • Natural resources, construction, and maintenance occupations 2.1%
  • Production, transportation, and material moving occupations 5.5%

Average Educational level of people living in Redmond,Washington

89.3% of residents in Redmond, Washington have earned a Bachelor’s degree or higher, compared to the U.S. average of 46.6%. 68.3% of residents in Redmond, Washington hold STEM degrees (STEM = Science, Technology, Engineering, Mathematics). The Educational level Diversity score in Redmond, Washington is 60.3.Educational diversity score ranges from 0 to 100. The more diverse, the higher the score.

  • Less than high school graduate 2.8%
  • High school graduate (includes equivalency) 7.9%
  • Some college or associate's degree 17.5%
  • Bachelor's degree 37.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree 34.4%

Pros and Cons of living in Redmond, Washington in reviews from users in their own words:

ProsCons
  • "Outdoor activities, educated people, good schools, safe community."
  • "My private oasis in the City"
  • "Rain, cloudy days, cost or living, earthquakes "
  • "Taxes, over population, traffic"

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