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Demographics

People

Total Population282
Male Share of the Population44.7%
Female Share of the Population55.3%
Senior Citizens7.1%
Employed Population 16+133
Age of the Population41

Families

% of people married44.9%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher13.6%
Median Earnings25+$39,844
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$41,250

Wealth

Median Family Income$72,188
% Above Poverty Level78.9%
% Below Poverty Level21.1%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time27 minutes
% Working from Home%
% Walking and Biking to Work1.5%
% Using Public Transportation%

Housing

People Living Alone20.9%
Median Gross Rent$1,375
Median House Value$167,500

Ancestry

Norwegian22.3%
German20.9%
English16.7%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)15.2%
Irish8.2%
French Except Basque7.1%
Swedish4.6%
Italian4.3%
Danishn2.8%
Dutch2.8%
Scottish1.4%
Polish1.1%
Swiss0.4%
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South Prairie Almanac

CategoryValue
County Pierce County
P.O. Box Zip Codes98385
Phone Area Codes
Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Approximate Latitude47.14
Approximate Longitude-122.09

South Prairie Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationBUCKLEY 1 NE
Distance4.9 miles
Jan Temp32 to 45 F
Apr Temp39 to 59 F
Jul Temp51 to 76 F
Oct Temp41 to 60 F
Annual Precip48.6 inches
StationMC MILLIN RESERVOIR
Distance8 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
StationPALMER 3 ESE
Distance16.1 miles
Jan Temp32 to 43 F
Apr Temp38 to 56 F
Jul Temp51 to 73 F
Oct Temp42 to 59 F
Annual Precip86.8 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bonney Lake19,022$93,272
Buckley4,516$71,771
Carbonado682$64,375
Enumclaw11,543$65,174
Orting7,254$73,281
Wilkeson425$66,042
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