SEATTLE -- Eight cities in Washington are among the most diverse cities in America, according to a new list by WalletHub. Renton and Kent are listed in the top 25.
Analysts from the site compared 313 of the most populated cities, allowing no more than ten cities in a state. Four key dimensions were used to compile the list: social class diversity, ethno-racial diversity, economic diversity and household diversity.
Here is a rundown of the cities in Washington featured and their rankings:
- #16 Renton
- #18 Kent
- #19 Federal Way
- #62 Yakima
- #87 Bellevue
- #100 Tacoma
- #149 Seattle
- #174 Everett
Gaithersburg, MD was listed as the most diverse city in America.