B+
Income/capita 54%
Household income 91%
Unemployment 34%
IndexLake TappsWashingtonNational
Income per capita$46,058$32,999$29,829
Median household income$105,836$62,848$55,322
Median income owner occupied$113,103$79,796$70,586
Median income renter occupied$58,503$41,061$35,192
Median earnings male$61,427$41,953$36,919
Median earnings female$34,831$27,576$26,250
Unemployment rate3.1%4.3%4.7%
Poverty level5.7%12.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in Lake Tapps is 54% higher than the national average
  • The median household income in Lake Tapps is 91% higher than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in Lake Tapps is 34% lower than the national average
  • The poverty level in Lake Tapps is 62% lower than the national average

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      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $70,550$105,836$211,672
      City
      $41,894$62,848$125,696
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
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      Lake Tapps median earnings by income bracket

      Lake Tapps employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry14.7%1.9%
      Manufacturing sector19.3%0.4%
      Financial & insurance services3.6%4.3%
      Wholesale & retail services23.2%17.6%
      Public administration5.2%6.3%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities7.9%2.8%
      Education, health & social services8.4%32.5%
      Other16.1%24.0%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Shadow Lake, WA2,755$119,318116%
      Dash Point, WA939$101,34683%
      Maple Heights-Lake Desire, WA3,512$99,90481%
      Maple Valley, WA25,093$98,92579%
      Hobart, WA6,474$95,01072%
      Lake Tapps, WA13,030$105,83691%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      West Monroe, LA13,031$32,16742%
      Huntington, VA13,032$88,90461%
      Bardstown, KY13,026$40,35327%
      Colonial Park, PA13,025$50,4609%
      Muscoy, CA13,025$36,52834%
      Lake Tapps, WA13,030$105,83691%
      Source: The Lake Tapps, WA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).