The table below compares Pierce County to the other 39 counties and county equivalents in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2014 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.
|Total Population||# 2||97th|
|Population Density1||# 4||92nd|
|Diversity Index2||# 9||79th|
|Median Household Income||# 8||82nd|
|Per Capita Income||# 9||79th|
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|Population in Households||802,012|
|Population in Familes||641,074|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||20,000|
|Average Household Size||2.59|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||337,694 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||190,443 (56.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||119,575 (35.4%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||27,676 ( 8.2%)|
|Median Home Value||$240,263|
|Average Home Value||$278,563|
|Median Household Income||$57,759|
|Average Household Income||$74,181|
|Per Capita Income||$28,316|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.86%|
|Per Capita Income||2.69%|
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