Burien King County, Washington

Burien: Town in Washington, United States


Burien is a town located in the county of King in the U.S. state of Washington. Its population at the 2010 census was 33,313. After 10 years in 2020 city had an estimated population of 51,268 inhabitants.

The town was created 152 years ago in 1869.

Burien Quick Facts

Population : 51,268 (2020)
Country : United States of America
State : Washington (United States)
County : King County
Postal code : 98100–98199
Phone Area Codes : 206
Altitude : 1,237 feet / 377, 115 meters
Establishment : January 01, 1870 (152 years ago)
Time Zone : UTC−08:00, Pacific Time Zone
Local time : 12:48:57 (19th May 2022)
Population growth : 35.02% (2010-2020)
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Location of Burien on Washington map.
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Burien is located at 47°28'13"N 122°20'48"W (47.4703800, -122.3467900).

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The population of Burien increased by 35.02% in 10 years.

Year Population % Change Method
2010 33,313 - census
2011 48,786 31.72% estimation process
2012 49,511 1.46% estimation process
2013 49,915 0.81% estimation process
2014 50,304 0.77% estimation process
2015 50,664 0.71% estimation process
2016 51,377 1.39% estimation process
2017 51,992 1.18% estimation process
2018 51,731 -0.5% estimation process
2019 51,500 -0.45% estimation process
2020 51,268 -0.45% estimation process

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People born in Burien (8)

People born in Burien, including bicycle motocross rider Jill Kintner, politician Dave Upthegrove, racing driver and inspirational speaker Jerrod Sessler, .


  • Kristina McMorris (American author) she was born in 21/11/1974
  • Tyler Geving (American basketball coach) he was born in 27/06/1973
  • Cris Lewis (American association football player) she was born in 10/05/1988
  • Cole Madison (American-football player (2000-)) he was born in 20/12/1994
  • Danny Robles (association football player) he was born in 04/01/2002

Schools in Burien

College & universities near Burien, WA

Code Name City ZIP
432223 University of Phoenix-Washington Tukwila (WA) 98188-8553
439914 Seattle Institute of East Asian Medicine Seattle (WA) 98108
236504 South Seattle College Seattle (WA) 98106-1499
449074 Pima Medical Institute-Renton Renton (WA) 98057
235431 Highline College Des Moines (WA) 98198-9800

Stations (15)

Amtrak & bus stations near Burien, WA

Code Name Address Type
TUK Tukwila station 7301 South 158th St. RAIL
SEA King Street Station 303 South Jackson Street RAIL
SVF Seattle (Ferry - Pier 69), Washington 2701 Alaskan Way OTHER
TAC Tacoma Dome Station 1001 Puyallup Avenue RAIL
EDM Edmonds station 211 Railroad Ave. RAIL

Post offices near Burien

Post Office Name City ZIP
Burien Post Office Burien (WA) 98166
Seahur Post Office Seahurst (WA) 98062
Riverton Heigh Post Office Seatac (WA) 98188
Westwood Post Office Seattle (WA) 98126
Tukwila Post Office Tukwila (WA) 98188

Other cities in King County

Cities, Towns, Neighborhoods & Other Populated Places in King County , WA. (more)

City Name Population Title
Seattle 769,714 City in Washington, United States; county seat of King County
Bellevue 148,073 City in King County, Washington, United States
Kent 130,676 City located in King County, Washington, USA
Renton 101,494 City in King County, Washington, USA
Federal Way 96,307 City in King County, Washington, United States
Kirkland 95,431 City in King County, Washington, United States
Auburn 81,024 City in Washington state, United States of America
Redmond 72,507 City in King County, Washington, United States of America
Sammamish 65,960 Town
Lakewood 60,976 City in Pierce County, Washington, United States
Shoreline 58,197 Town in Washington
Bothell 47,524 City in King and Snohomish Counties, Washington, USA
Issaquah 39,681 City in Washington, United States
West Lake Sammamish 33,929 Census designated place
Des Moines 32,389 City in Washington
SeaTac 28,904 Airport in SeaTac, Washington, USA

Distance to Other Cities

Burien distances to largest Washington cities