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Welcome to SeaTac ...

The city of SeaTac is located on Puget Sound.

SeaTac is located in King County<1>.

From the  Census Estimates for 2019, SeaTac has a population of 29,034 people<2> (see below for details).

The community of SeaTac is 370 feet [113 m] above sea level.<3>.

Time Zone: SeaTac lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time

The ZIP code for SeaTac: 98188<4>

Websites for SeaTac ...

Official Website: www.seatac.wa.gov/

Population Details ...

Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, SeaTac had an population of 29,034 people. This is an increase of 7.9% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 13.88% since the 2000 Census).

At the time of the 2010 Census, SeaTac had a population of 26,909 people. This makes SeaTac the county's 15th most populous community.

The population of SeaTac represents 0.4% of the population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 40th most populous community.

With a 2010 count of 26,909 people, the population of SeaTac increased 5.54% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 25,496 people).

More information can be found on the Census Page for SeaTac.

Communities near SeaTac ...

We have created a list of 10 communities that are near SeaTac.

  • Seattle [King County]
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    • Seattle [King County] lies 11 miles [17.7 km]<5> to the north of SeaTac
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 769,714 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Seattle
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Seattle<6>
  • Tacoma [Pierce County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Tacoma
    • Tacoma [Pierce County] lies 14 miles [22.5 km]<5> to the southwest of SeaTac
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 219,945 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Tacoma
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Tacoma<6>
  • Bellevue [King County]
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    • Bellevue [King County] lies 12 miles [19.3 km]<5> to the north of SeaTac
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 148,073 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bellevue
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bellevue<6>
  • Federal Way [King County]
    • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Federal Way
    • Federal Way [King County] lies 8 miles [12.9 km]<5> to the south of SeaTac
    • Population from the 2020 Census: 96,307 people
    • Jump to Google Maps centered on Federal Way
    • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Federal Way<6>
  • Continue List   (6 more) ...
    • Kirkland [King County]
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      • Kirkland [King County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the north of SeaTac
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 95,431 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Kirkland
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Kirkland<6>
    • Auburn [King County]
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      • Auburn [King County] lies 10 miles [16.1 km]<5> to the south of SeaTac
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 81,024 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Auburn
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Auburn<6>
    • Redmond [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Redmond
      • Redmond [King County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northeast of SeaTac
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 72,507 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Redmond
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Redmond<6>
    • Sammamish [King County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Sammamish
      • Sammamish [King County] lies 16 miles [25.7 km]<5> to the northeast of SeaTac
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 65,960 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Sammamish
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Sammamish<6>
    • Puyallup [Pierce County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Puyallup
      • Puyallup [Pierce County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the south of SeaTac
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,569 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Puyallup
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Puyallup<6>
    • Bremerton [Kitsap County]
      • Jump to our Gazetteer entry for Bremerton
      • Bremerton [Kitsap County] lies 17 miles [27.4 km]<5> to the northwest of SeaTac
      • Population from the 2020 Census: 42,322 people
      • Jump to Google Maps centered on Bremerton
      • Jump to TripAdvisor's Tourism page for Bremerton<6>

To Help With Your Genealogy Research ...

We have a couple of sections for those tracing their genealogy.

We created a list of cemeteries that are in the area around SeaTac. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for SeaTac.

Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of SeaTac. Our list includes information such as whether the 1895 community had a post office or railroad service. See our List of 1890's Communities around SeaTac.

We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around SeaTac. See our Newspapers Page for SeaTac.

TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for SeaTac ...

Looking for more information about SeaTac? A wonderful source is the TripAdvisor website. We always start with the TripAdvisor Tourism page, where you can read an overview with links that will help you find lodging, restaurants and attractions.

In addition to the Tourism page for SeaTac, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for SeaTac.

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Off-the-Road Links ...

The official website for SeaTac: www.seatac.wa.gov/

The official website for King County: www.metrokc.gov/

The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/

Footnotes ...

<1>If you're interested in how the shape of Washington's counties, including King, have changed over time, we recommend the Atlas of Historical County Boundaries.
<2>Population counts have been provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. For more detail, please visit our Census Page for SeaTac.
<3>The elevation is an estimate for the area around SeaTac - it will be higher in some places and lower in others.
<4>ZIP Codes have been created by the United States Postal Service (USPS) as a way of grouping addresses to make delivery more efficient. The boundaries of the ZIP Code can be changed, re-assigned, eliminated or overlapped with other ZIP Codes. So keep in mind that any given ZIP Code is only 'loosely' associated with a city (such as SeaTac). When looking for a ZIP Code, whether SeaTac or elsewhere, it's always best to check the website of the United States Postal Service (USPS).
<5>Our distances are not driving distances, but are calculated as a 'point-to-point' distance. A straight line distance ignores things like rivers, canyons, lakes, et cetera - it's truly a line from Point A (ie- SeaTac) to Point B.If you need the driving distance, we recommend that you use one of the Mapping Services listed on our Map Page for SeaTac. Since we usually use Google Maps, we've provided the following link for your convenience: Google Map and Driving Directions starting from SeaTacOur distance measurements begin at a specific point in SeaTac. The point we use is located at these GPS coordinates - Latitude: 47.4452, Longitude: -122.2963    
<6>While we're fans and frequent users of TripAdvisor, you should know that we're also members of the TripAdvisor affiliate program.






















 

 

 

 

 


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