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Frequently Asked Questions
When were prices and availability in Federal Way, WA last updated?
Prices and availability in Federal Way, WA were last updated on 2 Jul 2022.
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What is the average rent in Federal Way, WA?
The average rent in Federal Way, WA is $1,773. Start your search for apartments in Federal Way, WA now.
What is the price range for a studio apartment in Federal Way, WA?
The price range for a studio apartment in Federal Way, WA is between $650 and $2,935. View all studio apartments in Federal Way, WA.
What is the price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Federal Way, WA?
The price range for a 1-bedroom apartment in Federal Way, WA is between $760 and $3,256. Browse all available 1-bedroom apartments in Federal Way, WA now.
What is the price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Federal Way, WA?
The price range for a 2-bedroom apartment in Federal Way, WA is between $875 and $3,805. Browse and find a 2-bedroom apartment in Federal Way, WA.
What is the price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Federal Way, WA?
The price range for a 3-bedroom apartment in Federal Way, WA is between $1,280 and $4,136. Browse all available 3-bedroom apartments in Federal Way, WA.
Living in Federal Way, WA
The geographic landscape of Federal Way, Washington, including the Puget Sound and Mount Rainier, makes it a gorgeous place to live. As a suburb of Seattle, on the northeastern side of Tacoma, there are many aspects of this small town to enjoy in King County, including amazing restaurants, lovely shops and an expansive park system. Dash Point Beach, which is very popular for water recreation, covers almost 400 acres along the Puget Sound with hiking trails, biking, a campground and picnic areas. Renters always make the most of being outside in this beautiful area of Washington. The above-average school system is a big draw for families, as is the mild weather that runs similar to a Mediterranean climate. The summers don’t get too hot, while the winters tend to stay mild, but get a lot of precipitation.
Federal Way, WA Demographics
- Total Population96,812
Female 48,614Male 48,198
- Median Age36.2
Federal Way, WA has a population of 96,812 according to the most recent data from the U.S. Census Bureau. 48,198 of Federal Way’s residents are women and 48,614 are men. The median age of those who live in Federal Way, WA is 36.2.
Average Rent in Federal Way, WA
- Federal Way, WA Average Rental Price, June 2022 $1,773 /mo
The average monthly rent of apartments in Federal Way, WA is $1,773.
Federal Way, WA Apartment Rent Ranges
About 53% of apartment rents in Federal Way, WA range between $1,501-$2,000. Meanwhile, apartments priced over > $2,000 represent 25% of apartments. Around 21% of Federal Way’s apartments are in the $1,001-$1,500 price range. 1% of apartments are priced between $701-$1,000.
Federal Way, WA Rent Trends
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Compared to the national average rent of $1,628, the average rent in Federal Way, WA is $1,773.
Shopping in Federal Way, WA
Federal Way offers good shopping options for renters to enjoy. For example, The Commons at Federal Way is a regional mall with plenty of chain stores and franchise-based restaurants, including a large Target for home goods, electronics and clothing. In addition, Federal Way has a booming downtown area with over a multitude of retailers and at least 100 restaurants. For grocery shopping, renters usually head to Safeway, WinCo Foods, Trader Joe’s and Fred Meyer, which have several locations in the area. The Federal Way Farmer Market is a seasonal outdoor gathering of produce, artisan goods and vendors selling organic items in three different locations. It’s very popular with both renters and visitors who come to the area.
Transportation in Federal Way, WA
While Federal Way does have decent walkability, renters often rely on their cars to get around. The two main highways through the town are Interstate 5 and US Highway 99. In addition, renters have access to ridesharing services like Uber and Lyft. And, since many renters commute into Seattle or Tacoma for work, the public transportation system in Federal Way is very important. The Federal Way Transit Center runs the bus service all around the area. There is a new rail system scheduled to open in 2024, which will extend the Sound Transit train. For air travel, the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport is only an 18-minute drive north for easy international and domestic routes.
Federal Way, WA Households
- Total Number of Households34,956
Family 23,251Non-family 11,705
Children 11,808No Children 23,148
- Average People Per Household2.74
- Median Household Income$68,672
- Median Housing Costs Per Month$1,487
According to U.S. Census data, there are 34,956 households in Federal Way, WA. 23,251 are family households and 11,705 are non-family households. There are 11,808 households with children in Federal Way and 23,148 households without children. On average, about 2.74 people live in a household in Federal Way, WA. The median income of a Federal Way household living in Federal Way is $68,672 per year. The median housing costs per month are $1,487.
Federal Way, WA Education Statistics
The level of education of the population of Federal Way, WA is as follows: 4% have no high school education, 33% completed some high school, 28% partially completed college, 10% have an Associate Degree, 18% have a Bachelor Degree, and 7% have a Graduate Degree.
Renting in Federal Way, WA
A little less than half of the people living in Federal Way rent their homes. Many renters commute for work to the Seattle area that’s only 23 miles away up Interstate 5. The apartments that are the most popular overlook the waters of the Puget Sound in luxury dwellings. There are a number of great neighborhoods to choose from when hunting for a rental, including Adelaide, Twin Lakes, Marine Hills and Campus Highlands. The apartment buildings tend to run four to six stories high and offer top-notch amenities including kayak storage, walking trails and fitness centers. What’s more, Federal Way has good walkability, so it’s easy for renters to get to grocery stores, shops, bars and restaurants by foot.
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