The City of Gig Harbor had a population of 8,180 as of July 1, 2015.
The primary coordinate point for Gig Harbor is located at latitude 47.3382 and longitude -122.6008 in Pierce County. The formal boundaries for the City of Gig Harbor (see map below) encompass a land area of 5.95 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Pierce County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 36 feet.
The City of Gig Harbor (GNIS ID: 2410588) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.
Beneath the boundary map are tables with Gig Harbor population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2015.
|Population in Households||8,067|
|Population in Familes||6,349|
|Population in Group Qrtrs||113|
|Average Household Size||2.14|
|Average Family Size||3|
|Total Housing Units||4,044 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||2,322 (57.4%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||1,442 (35.7%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||280 ( 6.9%)|
|Median Home Value||$419,597|
|Average Home Value||$495,738|
|Median Household Income||$73,388|
|Average Household Income||$99,962|
|Per Capita Income||$44,570|
|(Compound Annual Growth Rates)|
|Median Household Income||2.21%|
|Per Capita Income||2.35%|
The table below compares Gig Harbor to the other 628 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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||# 138||78th|
|Population Density1||# 223||65th|
|Diversity Index2||# 381||40th|
|Median Household Income||# 147||77th|
|Per Capita Income||# 50||92nd|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Washington Census Data Comparison Tool.