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.
95.6% of the residents in Pierce County, WA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Pierce County, WA are Clover Park Technical College (2,043 degrees awarded in 2020), Pierce College-Fort Steilacoom (1,969 degrees), and University of Washington-Tacoma Campus (1,939 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.