CITY LANDING: About Tacoma

Learn more about the city of Tacoma by reading about the specific demographics and lifestyle that is unique to this city area. This includes local information such as age ranges, population, income, households, schools, search tips, restaurants, shopping, local flavor and more. Knowing the area of Tacoma will be essential if you are going to consider renting in Tacoma. You can also view apartments for rent in Tacoma, WA by clicking the link and search box below.

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Tacoma Demographic Information

  • Age Ranges  
    0-9: 14.23%
    10-17: 11.56%
    18-29: 17.71%
    30-39: 16.22%
    40-49: 15.27%
    50-64: 13.23%
    65 & Over: 11.78%
  • Population  
    Land Area: 50.08 sq mi
    Total Population: 201,510
    Population Density Ranking (National): 68th percentile
    Population Density Ranking (State): 66th percentile
    Population Growth Rate: 0
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (National): 79th percentile
    Population Growth Rate Ranking (State): 67th percentile
  • Income  
    Median Income: $41,090
    Average Income Households W/ Children: $54,041
    Median Income Ranking (National): 50th percentile
    Median Income Ranking (State): 35th percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (National): 52nd percentile
    Average Income Households W/ Children Ranking (State): 40th percentile
  • Households  
    Married: 43rd percentile
    Single: 57th percentile
    Married With Children: 20th percentile
    Married With No Children: 23rd percentile
    Single With Children: 12th percentile
    Single With No Children: 45th percentile
  • Schools  
    School District Name: TACOMA SCHOOL DISTRICT
    Student/Teacher Ratio: 17.69 : 1

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