Pierce County, WA has a population of 861,312 people with a median age of 36.1 and a median household income of $64,434. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Pierce County, WA grew from 843,954 to 861,312, a 2.06% increase and its median household income grew from $60,167 to $64,434, a 7.09% increase.
The population of Pierce County, WA is 67.5% White, 10.6% Hispanic, and 7.24% Two+. 14.1% of the people in Pierce County, WA speak a non-English language, and 95.9% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Pierce County, WA are Tacoma Community College, with 2,037 graduates, University of Washington-Tacoma Campus, with 1,620 graduates, and Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom, with 1,601 graduates.
The median property value in Pierce County, WA is $271,300, and the homeownership rate is 60%. 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.
Pierce County, WA is the 2nd most populated county in Washington and borders King County, WA; Kitsap County, WA; Kittitas County, WA; Lewis County, WA; Mason County, WA; Thurston County, WA; Yakima County, WA& 2 more.