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People

Total Population6,954
Male Share of the Population51.1%
Female Share of the Population48.9%
Senior Citizens6.9%
Employed Population 16+3,083
Age of the Population34

Families

% of people married49.8%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher15.7%
Median Earnings25+$0
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$0

Wealth

Median Family Income$63,442
% Above Poverty Level86.6%
% Below Poverty Level13.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time29 minutes
% Working from Home2.8%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.4%
% Using Public Transportation6.4%

Housing

People Living Alone21.9%
Median Gross Rent$990
Median House Value$204,100

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)42.5%
US/American0%
English5.1%
Irish9.4%

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

Pacific Almanac

CategoryValue
Nearest Medium City 5 miles SE of Federal Way, Washington (center to center)
Nearest Large City23 miles S of Seattle, Washington
CountyKing
Standard Zip Codes98047
Phone Area Codes253
Time ZonePacific (-8 hours from GMT)
Daylight SavingsThe city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude47.264
Longitude-122.248

Pacific Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationPUYALLUP 2 W EXP STN
Distance6 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
Distance9.1 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
StationKENT
Distance10.5 miles
Jan Temp35 to 47 F
Apr Temp42 to 61 F
Jul Temp55 to 77 F
Oct Temp44 to 62 F
Annual Precip39.5 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Algona3,107$57,857
Auburn74,527$68,515
Edgewood9,600$91,094
Milton7,219$77,109
Puyallup38,720$77,089
Sumner9,584$72,188

Source: American Community Survey, U.S. Census Bureau, 2015, www.census.gov/programs-surveys/acs/.

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