|Male Share of the Population||47.2%|
|Female Share of the Population||52.8%|
|Employed Population 16+||3,101|
|Age of the Population||40|
|% of people married||50.2%|
|Average household size||2|
|Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher||40.3%|
|Median Earnings Without High School Qualification||$0|
|Median Earnings With High School Degree||$0|
|Median Family Income||$71,793|
|% Above Poverty Level||93.3%|
|% Below Poverty Level||6.7%|
|Average Commute Time||23 minutes|
|% Working from Home||7.9%|
|% Walking and Biking to Work||0.9%|
|% Using Public Transportation||4.1%|
|People Living Alone||30.2%|
|Median Gross Rent||$1,155|
|Median House Value||$270,000|
|Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)||26.5%|
Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.
|Nearest Medium City||3 miles W of Tacoma, Washington (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||26 miles S of Seattle, Washington|
|Standard Zip Codes||98466|
|Phone Area Codes||253|
|Time Zone||Pacific (-8 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather Stations
|Jan Temp||35 to 47 F|
|Apr Temp||42 to 60 F|
|Jul Temp||55 to 76 F|
|Oct Temp||45 to 61 F|
|Annual Precip||38.9 inches|
|Station||PUYALLUP 2 W EXP STN|
|Jan Temp||33 to 47 F|
|Apr Temp||39 to 61 F|
|Jul Temp||52 to 78 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 62 F|
|Annual Precip||40.5 inches|
|Station||MC MILLIN RESERVOIR|
|Jan Temp||32 to 45 F|
|Apr Temp||38 to 57 F|
|Jul Temp||51 to 75 F|
|Oct Temp||41 to 59 F|
|Annual Precip||43.1 inches|
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