Demographics

People

Total Population9,382
Male Share of the Population47.6%
Female Share of the Population52.4%
Senior Citizens23.5%
Employed Population 16+3,686
Age of the Population44

Families

% of people married54.7%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher37.5%
Median Earnings25+$57,025
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$34,079
Median Earnings With High School Degree$38,472

Wealth

Median Family Income$106,792
% Above Poverty Level95.5%
% Below Poverty Level4.5%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time24 minutes
% Working from Home8.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.4%
% Using Public Transportation2.1%

Housing

People Living Alone34.2%
Median Gross Rent$1,377
Median House Value$417,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)19.3%
English11.5%
Irish11.4%
Norwegian8.8%
Italian8.5%
Scottish6.4%
Swedish5.6%
Polish4.6%
Dutch3.7%
French Except Basque2.4%
Greek1.7%
Croatian1.4%
Ukrainian1.1%
Canadian0.9%
Russian0.8%
Welsh0.8%
Israeli0.7%
Czech0.6%
Swiss0.6%
Danishn0.5%
Finnish0.4%
Portuguese0.3%
Belgian0.3%
Austrian0.2%
German0.1%
US/American0.1%
Hungarian0.1%
African0.1%
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Gig Harbor Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyPierce County
Standard Zip Codes98329, 98332, 98335
Phone Area Codes253
Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Approximate Latitude47.37
Approximate Longitude-122.71

Gig Harbor 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
Distance9.4 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
StationGRAPEVIEW 3 SW
Distance13.6 miles
Jan Temp34 to 45 F
Apr Temp40 to 59 F
Jul Temp53 to 74 F
Oct Temp44 to 60 F
Annual Precip53.2 inches
StationSEATTLE TACOMA AP
Distance15.5 miles
Jan Temp36 to 46 F
Apr Temp42 to 58 F
Jul Temp55 to 75 F
Oct Temp46 to 60 F
Annual Precip37 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Fircrest6,711$84,803
Lakewood59,606$59,475
Ruston1,233$98,571
Steilacoom6,270$89,104
Tacoma210,103$72,173
University Place32,907$87,281

Gig Harbor Hospitals

St. Anthony Hospital
(Non-profit)
11567 Canterwood Blvd Nw

Gig Harbor Public Schools

Minter Creek Elementary
12617 118th Ave Nw
ZIP: 98329
(253) 530-4300
Primary
Total Enrollment 387
Harbor Ridge Middle School
9010 Prentice Ave
ZIP: 98332
(253) 530-1900
Middle
Total Enrollment 570
Henderson Bay Alt High School
8402 Skansie Ave
ZIP: 98332
(253) 530-1700
High
Total Enrollment 143
Peninsula High School
14105 Purdy Dr Nw
ZIP: 98332
(253) 530-4400
High
Total Enrollment 1414
Purdy Elementary School
13815 62nd Ave Nw
ZIP: 98332
(253) 530-4600
Primary
Total Enrollment 689
Artondale Elementary School
6219 40th Street Nw
ZIP: 98335
(253) 530-1100
Primary
Total Enrollment 414
Discovery Elementary School
4905 Rosedale St Nw
ZIP: 98335
(253) 530-1200
Primary
Total Enrollment 451
Gig Harbor High
5101 Rosedale St Nw
ZIP: 98335
(253) 530-1400
High
Total Enrollment 1741
Goodman Middle School
3701 38th Ave Nw
ZIP: 98335
(253) 530-1600
Middle
Total Enrollment 544
Harbor Heights Elementary School
4002 36th St Nw
ZIP: 98335
(253) 530-1800
Primary
Total Enrollment 604
Kopachuck Middle School
10414 56th St Nw
ZIP: 98335
(253) 530-4100
Middle
Total Enrollment 558
Voyager Elementary
5615 Kopachuck Dr Nw
ZIP: 98335
(253) 530-4800
Primary
Total Enrollment 468

Gig Harbor Private Schools

Gig Harbor Academy
6820 32nd St Nw
ZIP: 98335
Elementary
Total Enrollment 68
Harbor Christian Schools
4819 Hunt St Nw
ZIP: 98335
Combined Elementary And Secondary
Total Enrollment 28
Harbor Montessori
5414 Comte Dr Nw
ZIP: 98335
Elementary
Total Enrollment 68
Hosanna Christian School
3114 45th Street Ct Nw
ZIP: 98335
Elementary
Total Enrollment 45
Lighthouse Christian School
3008 36th St Nw
ZIP: 98335
Elementary
Total Enrollment 323
St Nicholas School
3555 Edwards Dr
ZIP: 98335
Elementary
Total Enrollment 118
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