tacoma Demographics
Educational Attainment
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 6,500 5.7 % 6.7 %
High School Graduate 36,524 32.0 % 32.8 %
Some College 34,675 30.4 % 24.8 %
Bachelor’s Degree 24,475 21.4 % 22.1 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 11,936 10.5 % 13.5 %
High School Graduate or Higher 97,336 85.3 % 86.9 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 29,783 26.1 % 26.1 %
Age Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 205,153 - -
19 years old and under 49,468 24.1 % 25.9 %
20 to 44 years old 77,220 37.6 % 12.8 %
45 to 64 years old 52,798 25.7 % 12.6 %
65 years old and older 25,667 12.5 % 1.9 %
Language Spoken at Home
Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 151,875 90.1 % 84.8 %
Spanish 15,108 9.0 % 14.1 %
Other Languages 1,524 0 % 0 %
Marital Status
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 27,790 36.0 % 33.2 %
Married 33,427 43.3 % 50.6 %
Separated 2,327 3.0 % 2.6 %
Divorced 13,574 17.6 % 13.5 %
Census Housing Report
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 86,224 - -
Occupied Housing Units 78,717 91.3 % 87.5 %
Vacant Housing Units 7,507 8.7 % 12.5 %
1-Unit, Detached 53,150 61.6 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 2,533 2.9 % 5.8 %
2-Units 2,649 3.1 % 3.8 %
3 to 4 Units 4,216 4.9 % 4.5 %
5 to 9 Units 4,836 5.6 % 4.9 %
10 to 19 Units 7,357 8.5 % 4.6 %
20 or More Units 11,044 12.8 % 8.7 %
Mobile Homes 439 0.5 % 6.3 %
Built 1990 to 1999 7,902 9.2 % 14.0 %
Built 1980 to 1989 9,316 10.8 % 13.7 %
Built 1970 to 1979 12,230 14.2 % 15.7 %
Built 1960 to 1969 9,903 11.5 % 11.0 %
Built 1940 to 1959 14,555 16.9 % 15.9 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 22,552 26.2 % 13.1 %
Electric 49,877 57.8 % 32.8 %
Oil / Kerosene 2,076 2.4 % 4.6 %
Natural Gas 24,615 28.5 % 42.5 %
Tank or LP Gas 642 0.7 % 4.2 %
Wood 850 1.0 % 1.9 %
Other Fuel 190 0.2 % 0.4 %
None 467 0.5 % 1.0 %
Racial Breakdown
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 130,905 71.3 % 75.7 %
African-American 20,946 11.4 % 13.1 %
Native American 2,986 1.6 % 0.8 %
Asian 17,208 9.4 % 5.4 %
Some Other Race 11,108 6.0 % 4.9 %
Economic Statistics
Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 51,953 53,657
Median Family Income 61,093 65,910
Median Per Capita Income 27,405 28,889
Weather
  • Chance of Sunshine 70.97 %
  • Temperature 74.15 ℉
  • Rainfall 0.84 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 1.97
    [CDD] 1.5
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