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Welcome to Tukwila ...
The city of Tukwila is located on Puget Sound.
The pronunciation of Tukwila: tuhk-WILL-luh<2>
From the Census Estimates for 2019, Tukwila has a population of 20,328 people<3> (see below for details).
The community of Tukwila was established in 1853.
Tukwila is 140 feet [43 m] above sea level.<4>.
Time Zone: Tukwila lies in the Pacific Time Zone (PST/PDT) and observes daylight saving time
The ZIP code for Tukwila: 98168<5>
Websites for Tukwila ...
Official Website: www.ci.tukwila.wa.us/
Population Details ...
Taken from the 2019 Census Estimates, Tukwila had an population of 20,328 people. This is an increase of 6.39% since the 2010 Census (or an increase of 18.32% since the 2000 Census).
At the time of the 2010 Census, Tukwila had a population of 19,107 people. This makes Tukwila the county's 19th most populous community.
The population of Tukwila represents 0.28% of the population of Washington (which has 6,724,540 people), making it the state's 50th most populous community.
With a 2010 count of 19,107 people, the population of Tukwila increased 11.21% from the 2000 Census (with a count of 17,181 people).
More information can be found on the Census Page for Tukwila.
Communities near Tukwila ...
We have created a list of 10 communities that are near Tukwila.
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 Tukwila. Our list includes the location of those cemeteries and we provide an overhead view. See our Cemetery List for Tukwila.
Using the information from an 1895 Atlas, we've created a list of communities that were in the area of Tukwila. 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 Tukwila.
We also have a detailed list of newspapers that have been published in the area around Tukwila. See our Newspapers Page for Tukwila.
TripAdvisor Tourism Pages for Tukwila ...
Looking for more information about Tukwila? 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 Tukwila, there are neighboring communities that also have Tourism pages. More information about those communities can be found on our TripAdvisor Page for Tukwila.
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The official website for Tukwila: www.ci.tukwila.wa.us/
The official website for King County: www.metrokc.gov/
The official website for State of Washington: https://access.wa.gov/
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This page was last modified: 18 Jan 2022