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Where is Tacoma, WA?

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Tacoma is a city found in Washington, The United States Of America. It is located 47.25 latitude and -122.44 longitude and it is situated at elevation 74 meters above sea level.

Tacoma has a population of 198,397 making it the 3rd biggest city in Washington. It operates on the PDT time zone, which means that it follows the same time zone as Seattle.

Quick facts

Country The United States Of America
State Washington
Population 198,397
Elevation 74 m over sea level
Time Zone PDT
Longitude -122.444290
Latitude 47.252880
Airport Tacoma Narrows Airport

Tacoma has a population of around 203481, of which 100662 (49%) are male and 102819 (50%) are female. The average age of the inhabitants of Tacoma is 37.30, meaning that the average person is above the national median age of 37. For every male, there are approximately 1.02 females, meaning that the population is relatively evenly distributed between males and female(s).

Of Tacoma's 203481 residents, around 186066 (91.40%) identify as having a single race. The majority of the population is white, which consists of 65.50% of the population. Of the remaining population, 21290 are black/African Americans (10.50%), 2419 are native Americans (1.20%), 18276 are asians (9.00%), 2279 are pacific islanders (1.10%), 8599 are other (4.20%).

The median income of households in Tacoma is $52042.00, meaning that most of the households are above the poverty threshold for families of three. Of the total population, 8.40% of households reported an annual income of less than $10,000.

Tacoma, WA Zipcodes

The city of Tacoma has 19 zipcodes recognized by the United States Census Bureau: 98402, 98403, 98404, 98405, 98406, 98407, 98408, 98409, 98416, 98418, 98421, 98422, 98424, 98444, 98445, 98465, 98466, 98467, 98499.

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This page was last updated on October 2, 2015.