Kirkland

One of Puget Sound's Most Livable Cities

Kirkland is acknowledged to be one of the most livable cities in the Puget Sound region. Its picturesque waterfront setting on Lake Washington and central location immediate to Seattle, Redmond and Bellevue, make it a desirable community for living and for working. In 2014, Money Magazine ranked Kirkland as #5 in its Best Places to Live in America issue.

Kirkland city government supports a strong, diverse economy with quality services and infrastructure. Prudent financial management has earned the City Standard & Poor’s AAA credit rating year after year. The future needs of businesses are anticipated and addressed through research and careful planning, and technical assistance is provided to help businesses thrive.

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Kirkland Demographics

Total Population
84,680

Total Population

(Source: Office of Financial Management, April 2016)

Median Household income
90,611

Median Household Income

(Source: U.S. Census Bureau, 2010-2014 American Community Survey 5-Year Estimates)

Single Family Households
37,450

Total Households

Multi Family Households

For More Information

Ellen Miller-Wolfe
123 Fifth Ave
Kirkland, WA 98033

425.587.3014

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