North Puyallup, WA Profile: Facts & Data


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North Puyallup, Washington - Basic Facts

The North Puyallup Census Designated Place had a population of 1,834 as of July 1, 2018.

The primary coordinate point for North Puyallup is located at latitude 47.1989 and longitude -122.2784 in Pierce County. The formal boundaries for the North Puyallup Census Designated Place (see map below) encompass a land area of 1.02 sq. miles and a water area of 0.06 sq. miles. Pierce County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 56 feet.

The North Puyallup Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2585014) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.

Washington is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The North Puyallup Census Designated Place is located within Puyallup Division of Pierce County.

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North Puyallup, WA Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 1,834
Population in Households 1,829
Population in Familes 1,191
Population in Group Qrtrs 5
Population Density2 1,790
Diversity Index3 36


Median Household Income $50,000
Average Household Income $56,066
Per Capita Income $27,607


Total Housing Units 983 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 599 (60.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 302 (30.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 82 ( 8.3%)
Median Home Value $178,962
Average Home Value $210,326


Total Households 901
Average Household Size 2.03
Family Households 427
Average Family Size 3
  1. Demographics are point estimates for July 1st of the current year and each for the forecast years. See References for more information.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.


2010-2018 2018-2023
Population 0.62% 0.86%
Households 0.48% 0.83%
Families 0.26% 0.78%
Median Household Income   1.55%
Per Capita Income   2.71%

North Puyallup, WA - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares North Puyallup to the other 627 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Washington by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 325 48th
Population Density # 168 73rd
Diversity Index # 300 52nd
Median Household Income # 445 29th
Per Capita Income # 385 39th

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