In 2017, Pierce County, WA had a population of 877k people with a median age of 36.1 and a median household income of $69,278. Between 2016 and 2017 the population of Pierce County, WA grew from 861,312 to 876,764, a 1.79% increase and its median household income grew from $64,434 to $69,278, a 7.52% increase.
The population of Pierce County, WA is 66.7% White Alone, 10.9% Hispanic or Latino, and 7.16% Two or More Races. N/A% of the people in Pierce County, WA speak a non-English language, and 96% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Pierce County, WA are Tacoma Community College (1,924 degrees awarded in 2016), University of Washington-Tacoma Campus (1,665 degrees), and Pierce College-Fort Steilacoom (1,548 degrees).
The median property value in Pierce County, WA is $300,200, and the homeownership rate is 63.2%. Most people in Pierce County, WA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 30.9 minutes. The average car ownership in Pierce County, WA is 2 cars per household.