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Demographics

People

Total Population8,307
Male Share of the Population48.1%
Female Share of the Population51.9%
Senior Citizens25.3%
Employed Population 16+3,145
Age of the Population47

Families

% of people married54.4%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher49.9%
Median Earnings25+$47,878
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$25,568

Wealth

Median Family Income$86,846
% Above Poverty Level93.8%
% Below Poverty Level6.2%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home10.2%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.1%
% Using Public Transportation1.4%

Housing

People Living Alone36.8%
Median Gross Rent$1,246
Median House Value$347,400

Ancestry

German23.6%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)23.5%
Irish14.6%
English13.4%
Norwegian7.6%
Swedish6.2%
Italian5.4%
Scottish5%
Dutch3.4%
Polish2.9%
French Except Basque2.7%
Welsh1.8%
Russian1%
Swiss1%
Danishn0.9%
Canadian0.9%
Croatian0.9%
Greek0.4%
Austrian0.4%
Finnish0.4%
Ukrainian0.3%
African0.2%
Portuguese0.2%
Hungarian0.2%
US/American0.1%
Slovak0.1%
Romanian0.1%
Czech0.1%
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Gig Harbor Almanac

CategoryValue
County Pierce 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
Fircrest6,660$73,914
Lakewood59,489$56,956
Ruston969$97,500
Steilacoom6,175$76,847
Tacoma205,602$65,075
University Place32,342$78,577

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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