Data Resources

Communities Count Data Resources Toolbox

The Data Resources Toolbox is a gateway to resources that can help in using data to prepare grant proposals, needs assessments, evaluations, and final reports. 

Data sources on King County communities:

  • Communities Count (this site): Data and maps on >90 indicators across 9 topics: community, education, families, food, health, housing, income, public safety, and transportation. Usual analyses by age, gender, race/ethnicity, income, education, employment, nativity, first language, military service, region; some data presented for school districts, cities, and other sub-regional geographies. 
  • Community Health Indicators: For 168 health and determinants-of-health indicators, tables, charts, and maps on King County trends and demographics; data for King County Health Reporting Areas; and comparisons to U.S., State of WA, and Healthy People 2020 targets.
  • City Health Profiles: Demographics and health data for 26 cities / areas in King County; appendix that shows data for all cities in one place.
  • School District Health Profiles:  Demographics and data on physical and mental health for 7 King County school districts (Auburn, Federal Way, Highline, Kent, Renton, Seattle, and Tukwila).
  • Other King County Public Health resources include the King County Health Profile, King County Community Health Needs Assessment 2015/2016, andPublic Health Reports.
  • King County's Equity Team's Tools & Resources page includes a link to KC Census Viewer, which enables users to view recent demographic data by census tract. 

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