Tacoma, WA has a population of 205,602 people with a median age of 36 and a median household income of $53,553. Between 2015 and 2016 the population of Tacoma, WA grew from 203,481 to 205,602, a 1.04% increase and its median household income grew from $52,042 to $53,553, a 2.9% increase.
The population of Tacoma, WA is 59.7% White, 11.3% Hispanic, and 10% Black. 19.2% of the people in Tacoma, WA speak a non-English language, and 93.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Tacoma, WA are Tacoma Community College, with 2,037 graduates, University of Washington-Tacoma Campus, with 1,620 graduates, and Bates Technical College, with 1,243 graduates.
The median property value in Tacoma, WA is $212,400, and the homeownership rate is 50%. Most people in Tacoma, WA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 26.1 minutes. The average car ownership in Tacoma, WA is 2 cars per household.
Tacoma, WA is a census place located in Pierce County, WA. It borders Browns Point, WA; Dash Point, WA; Federal Way, WA; Fife, WA; Fife Heights, WA; Fircrest, WA; Lakewood, WA; Midland, WA; Parkland, WA; Ruston, WA; University Place, WA; Vashon, WA; Waller, WA& 8 more.