In 2019, Pierce County, WA had a population of 905k people with a median age of 36.4 and a median household income of $79,243. Between 2018 and 2019 the population of Pierce County, WA grew from 891,299 to 904,980, a 1.53% increase and its median household income grew from $75,407 to $79,243, a 5.09% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Pierce County, WA are White (Non-Hispanic) (65.6%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (7.84%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (6.51%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (6.23%), and White (Hispanic) (6.15%). 0% of the households in Pierce County, WA speak a non-English language at home as their primary language, and 95.6% of the residents in Pierce County, WA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Pierce County, WA are Tacoma Community College (1,992 degrees awarded in 2019), Clover Park Technical College (1,929 degrees), and University of Washington-Tacoma Campus (1,909 degrees).
In 2019, the median property value in Pierce County, WA was $362,100, and the homeownership rate was 62.8%. Most people in Pierce County, WA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 32.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Pierce County, WA was 2 cars per household.