puyallup Demographics

Educational Attainment

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Less than High School 845 3.7 % 6.3 %
High School Graduate 7,993 34.8 % 32.2 %
Some College 6,851 29.8 % 24.4 %
Bachelor’s Degree 5,000 21.8 % 22.9 %
Graduate or Professional Degree 2,269 9.9 % 14.1 %
High School Graduate or Higher 21,236 92.5 % 87.5 %
Bachelor's Degree or Higher 6,176 26.9 % 26.9 %

Age Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Population 39,274 - -
19 years old and under 9,198 23.4 % 25.5 %
20 to 44 years old 13,556 34.5 % 12.6 %
45 to 64 years old 10,931 27.8 % 12.8 %
65 years old and older 5,589 14.2 % 1.9 %

Language Spoken at Home

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
English Only 33,331 95.0 % 84.4 %
Spanish 1,619 4.6 % 14.4 %
Other Languages 124 0 % 0 %

Marital Status

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Never Married 3,990 27.7 % 33.6 %
Married 7,109 49.3 % 50.4 %
Separated 358 2.5 % 2.5 %
Divorced 2,956 20.5 % 13.4 %

Census Housing Report

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Total Housing Units 16,522 - -
Occupied Housing Units 15,464 93.6 % 87.6 %
Vacant Housing Units 1,058 6.4 % 12.4 %
1-Unit, Detached 9,457 57.2 % 61.5 %
1-Unit, Attached 589 3.6 % 5.9 %
2-Units 535 3.2 % 3.6 %
3 to 4 Units 856 5.2 % 4.4 %
5 to 9 Units 1,445 8.7 % 4.8 %
10 to 19 Units 1,581 9.6 % 4.4 %
20 or More Units 1,838 11.1 % 9.0 %
Mobile Homes 152 0.9 % 6.2 %
Boat, RV, or Van 69 0.4 % 0.1 %
Built 1990 to 1999 3,415 20.7 % 13.9 %
Built 1980 to 1989 2,828 17.1 % 13.5 %
Built 1970 to 1979 2,583 15.6 % 15.3 %
Built 1960 to 1969 1,198 7.3 % 10.7 %
Built 1940 to 1959 1,906 11.5 % 15.5 %
Built 1939 or Earlier 1,525 9.2 % 12.8 %
Electric 8,103 49.0 % 33.9 %
Oil / Kerosene 163 1.0 % 4.2 %
Natural Gas 6,586 39.9 % 42.1 %
Tank or LP Gas 144 0.9 % 4.1 %
Wood 336 2.0 % 1.6 %
Solar 18 0.1 % 0.1 %
Other Fuel 67 0.4 % 0.4 %
None 47 0.3 % 1.0 %

Racial Breakdown

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Caucasian 32,576 88.2 % 75.1 %
African-American 1,133 3.1 % 13.1 %
Native American 362 1.0 % 0.9 %
Asian 1,960 5.3 % 5.6 %
Some Other Race 898 2.4 % 5.2 %

Economic Statistics

Demographics Row Description Number No. Area % Area National % National
Median Household Income 64,342 57,617
Median Family Income 78,617 71,062
Median Per Capita Income 32,885 31,128

Weather

  • Chance of Sunshine 46.67 %
  • Temperature 55.22 ℉
  • Rainfall 3.31 inches
  • Energy Demand
    [HDD] 16.77
    [CDD] 0

Earthquakes

Magnitude Probability
5.0 6.78 %
6.0 2.53 %
7.0 0.09 %
8.0 0.00 %
9.0 0.00 %
Moderate Risk Area

Public Information

Unemployment Information

Data sourced by HomeFacts.com