Commercial Space on Seattle’s Eastside

As a global pioneer in aerospace technology, Seattle’s Eastside is well-positioned to lead the commercial space industry. In addition to established and well-known players like SpaceX and Honeywell, the Innovation Triangle is also home to many smaller industry technology innovators, like RBC Signals and Helion Energy.

“We want to hire the smartest engineering talent in the world.”

Elon Musk
CEO
SpaceX

(via Seattle Times on the opening of the company’s Redmond office)

62%

of residents have a Bachelor’s degree or higher

56,000

software workers

99,100

workers in information, communication, and technology

136,000

aerospace workers

Percentage of Workers in Computer & Mathematical Sciences
18%
Innovation Triangle
5%
Raleigh, NC
4%
Atlanta, GA
7%
San José, CA
4%
Denver, CO
Percentage of Workers in Engineering & Science
23%
Innovation Triangle
10%
Raleigh, NC
7%
Atlanta, GA
13%
San José, CA
7%
Denver, CO
Commercial Space firms in the Innovation Triangle

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