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Pierce County, WA

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Pierce County, WA
  • Location TypeCounty
  • County SeatTacoma, WA
  • Population795,225
  • Land Area (Square Miles) 1669.5100
  • Population Density (Per Square Mile) 476.3000

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TitleLatest YearLatest ValueLatest Rank
Decennial Census Population (County)2010795,22573 of 3170
Decennial Census Population Per Square Mile (County)2010476.30285 of 3170
Percent of African American Population (County)20187.6%944 of 3131
Percent of Hispanic Population (County)201811.1%707 of 3139
Persistent Poverty Counties (County)201300 of 0 - 1
Rural-Urban Continuum for Counties (County)201311 of 1 - 9
Unemployment Rate (County)20195.1%519 of 3140
Death Rate (Per 100,000) (County)2016770.702663 of 3105
Percent of Adults Physically Inactive (County)201619.1%2917 of 3141
Age-Adjusted Rate of Diabetes per 1,000 Persons (County)20167.302179 of 3141
Medicare Part D Prescription Enrollment Rate (County)201827.7%3004 of 3137
Farmers' Markets (County)20162150 of 2249
Percent of Children Without a Market Within One Mile (County)201510.9%2452 of 3004
Percent of School-age Children in Poverty (County)201810.3%2760 of 3140
Total Public School Expenditures (County)2017$1,874,010,000.0076 of 3123
Number of Public Libraries (County)20174527 of 1287
Average Daily Maximum Heat Index (County)201184.152872 of 3103
Percentage of Days with a Good Air Quality Index (County)201979.7%723 of 1006
Second Highest 1-hour Carbon Monoxide Measurement (County)20063.8070 of 229
Greenhouse Gas Direct Emitting Facilities (County)20181251 of 1227
Average Fine Particulate Matter (County)201110.642217 of 3108
FEMA Public Assistance Grant Dollars Obligated for Disasters (County)2012$7,941,012.7331 of 466
Total Deposits in Banks (County)2016-2017$11,332,264,000.00145 of 3108
Property Taxes as Percent of Income: Five-Year Estimates (County)2006-20103.7%299 of 2773
Percent of Firms Which are Women Owned (County)201236.6%618 of 3093
Manufacturing Establishments with 5 to 9 Employees (County)201893108 of 1961
Immigrant Households Entering County According to Tax Returns (County)2017-20187767 of 389
Estimated Veteran Population Under 45 Years Old (County)201028,14611 of 3143
Total Planted Acres (County)20192,325.232872 of 3034
Online, Mail Order, and Television Retail Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$3,230,000,000.0064 of 2709
Total Retail and Food Service Sales in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$20,069,000,000.0065 of 3108
Earnings in Management of Companies and Enterprises Occupations in 2009 Dollars (County)2050$193,000,000.00363 of 2178
Population (County)20501,283,00051 of 3076
Per Capita Total Personal Income (County)2050$210,404.00934 of 3112
Total Employees (County)2050656,00090 of 3065
Population 18 to 24 Years Old (County)2050119,00049 of 2216
African American Male Population 25 Years Old (County)20501,16268 of 2780
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