Demographics

People

Total Population6,711
Male Share of the Population48.1%
Female Share of the Population51.9%
Senior Citizens16.9%
Employed Population 16+3,170
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married50.9%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher27%
Median Earnings25+$39,790
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$31,667
Median Earnings With High School Degree$29,792

Wealth

Median Family Income$84,803
% Above Poverty Level93.1%
% Below Poverty Level6.9%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time28 minutes
% Working from Home7.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.8%
% Using Public Transportation2%

Housing

People Living Alone27.3%
Median Gross Rent$1,268
Median House Value$321,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)28.7%
German13.9%
English10.1%
Norwegian7.7%
Irish6.8%
Scottish5.4%
French Except Basque4.7%
Swedish3.7%
Italian3%
Arab2.8%
Danishn2%
Polish1.8%
Dutch1.8%
Palestinian1.4%
Finnish1.4%
Swiss1%
African1%
Russian0.9%
Egyptian0.9%
Ukrainian0.7%
Croatian0.4%
Welsh0.4%
Portuguese0.4%
Luxemburger0.3%
Syrian0.3%
Canadian0.3%
Lithuanian0.2%
Czech0.2%
Turkish0.1%
Hungarian0.1%
Austrian0.1%
Latvian0.1%
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Fircrest Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyPierce County
Standard Zip Codes98466
Phone Area Codes253
Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Approximate Latitude47.22
Approximate Longitude-122.54

Fircrest Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationTACOMA 1
Distance4.7 miles
Jan Temp35 to 47 F
Apr Temp42 to 60 F
Jul Temp55 to 76 F
Oct Temp45 to 61 F
Annual Precip38.9 inches
StationPUYALLUP 2 W EXP STN
Distance9 miles
Jan Temp33 to 47 F
Apr Temp39 to 61 F
Jul Temp52 to 78 F
Oct Temp42 to 62 F
Annual Precip40.5 inches
StationMC MILLIN RESERVOIR
Distance13.8 miles
Jan Temp32 to 45 F
Apr Temp38 to 57 F
Jul Temp51 to 75 F
Oct Temp41 to 59 F
Annual Precip43.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Gig Harbor9,382$106,792
Lakewood59,606$59,475
Ruston1,233$98,571
Steilacoom6,270$89,104
Tacoma210,103$72,173
University Place32,907$87,281
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