tacoma Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 5,668 4.7 % 6.6 %
High School Graduate 40,247 33.4 % 32.6 %
Some College 34,224 28.4 % 24.6 %
Bachelor’s Degree 27,289 22.6 % 22.5 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 13,225 11.0 % 13.7 %
High School Graduate or Higher 106,657 88.4 % 87.1 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 33,783 28.0 % 28.0 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 207,950 - -
19 years old and under 47,409 22.8 % 25.6 %
20 to 44 years old 75,652 36.4 % 12.7 %
45 to 64 years old 54,998 26.4 % 12.7 %
65 years old and older 29,891 14.4 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 153,684 90.2 % 84.6 %
Spanish 15,317 9.0 % 14.3 %
Other Languages 1,456 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 29,907 37.3 % 33.5 %
Married 33,677 41.9 % 50.5 %
Separated 1,898 2.4 % 2.6 %
Divorced 14,803 18.4 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 89,526 - -
Occupied Housing Units 81,647 91.2 % 87.7 %
Vacant Housing Units 7,879 8.8 % 12.3 %
1-Unit, Detached 55,087 61.5 % 61.4 %
1-Unit, Attached 2,745 3.1 % 5.8 %
2-Units 2,627 2.9 % 3.7 %
3 to 4 Units 5,189 5.8 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 6,216 6.9 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 5,746 6.4 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 11,748 13.1 % 8.8 %
Mobile Homes 154 0.2 % 6.3 %
Boat, RV, or Van 14 0.0 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 8,639 9.6 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 10,454 11.7 % 13.6 %
Built 1970 to 1979 11,735 13.1 % 15.5 %
Built 1960 to 1969 10,036 11.2 % 10.8 %
Built 1940 to 1959 15,421 17.2 % 15.6 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 23,858 26.6 % 13.0 %
Electric 50,674 56.6 % 33.5 %
Oil / Kerosene 1,653 1.8 % 4.4 %
Natural Gas 27,220 30.4 % 42.3 %
Tank or LP Gas 311 0.3 % 4.1 %
Wood 996 1.1 % 1.8 %
Solar 23 0.0 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 298 0.3 % 0.4 %
None 472 0.5 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 135,512 71.6 % 75.5 %
African-American 22,326 11.8 % 13.1 %
Native American 1,217 0.6 % 0.8 %
Asian 20,997 11.1 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 9,134 4.8 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 52,437 55,775
Median Family Income 60,651 68,260
Median Per Capita Income 27,809 29,979
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 25.81 %
  • Temperature 43.94 ℉
  • Rainfall 5.28 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 24.92
    [CDD] 0
Earthquakes
Magnitude Probability
5.0 7.09 %
6.0 2.83 %
7.0 0.11 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Moderate Risk Area
Public Information
Unemployment Information
Data sourced by HomeFacts.com