In 2020, Tacoma, WA had a population of 216k people with a median age of 36 and a median household income of $64,457. Between 2019 and 2020 the population of Tacoma, WA grew from 212,869 to 215,766, a 1.36% increase and its median household income grew from $62,358 to $64,457, a 3.37% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Tacoma, WA are White (Non-Hispanic) (57.6%), Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (10.3%), Two+ (Non-Hispanic) (8.83%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (8.58%), and White (Hispanic) (5.53%).
None of the households in Tacoma, WA reported speaking a non-English language at home as their primary shared language. This does not consider the potential multi-lingual nature of households, but only the primary self-reported language spoken by all members of the household.
94.3% of the residents in Tacoma, WA are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Tacoma, WA are University of Washington-Tacoma Campus (1,939 degrees awarded in 2020), Tacoma Community College (1,609 degrees), and University of Puget Sound (895 degrees).
In 2020, the median property value in Tacoma, WA was $311,700, and the homeownership rate was 53.6%.
Most people in Tacoma, WA drove alone to work, and the average commute time was 30.5 minutes. The average car ownership in Tacoma, WA was 2 cars per household.