Demographics

People

Total Population1,233
Male Share of the Population48.7%
Female Share of the Population51.3%
Senior Citizens14.4%
Employed Population 16+655
Age of the Population40

Families

% of people married47.3%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher36.2%
Median Earnings25+$63,315
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$54,167

Wealth

Median Family Income$98,571
% Above Poverty Level95.9%
% Below Poverty Level4.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time30 minutes
% Working from Home10.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work2.6%
% Using Public Transportation4%

Housing

People Living Alone31.4%
Median Gross Rent$1,589
Median House Value$433,900

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)23.4%
German20.8%
Irish16.1%
Norwegian10.5%
English10.3%
French Except Basque5.8%
Arab5.7%
Scottish4.4%
Italian3.6%
Swedish2.2%
Dutch1.9%
Welsh1.9%
Polish1.6%
Canadian1.1%
Russian0.9%
Hungarian0.9%
Ukrainian0.7%
Danishn0.6%
Portuguese0.5%
Austrian0.4%
Barbadian0.3%
Swiss0.3%
Greek0.3%
West Indian0.3%
Finnish0.2%
Slovak0.2%
Australian0.2%
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Ruston Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyPierce County
Standard Zip Codes98407
Phone Area Codes253
Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Approximate Latitude47.29
Approximate Longitude-122.5

Ruston 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
Distance5.4 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
StationPUYALLUP 2 W EXP STN
Distance10.7 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
StationKENT
Distance14.5 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
Fife9,968$75,899
Fircrest6,711$84,803
Gig Harbor9,382$106,792
Lakewood59,606$59,475
Tacoma210,103$72,173
University Place32,907$87,281
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