Income/capita 15%
Household income 6%
Unemployment 15%
IndexNorth PuyallupWashingtonNational
Income per capita$25,209$32,999$29,829
Median household income$51,831$62,848$55,322
Median income owner occupied$50,254$79,796$70,586
Median income renter occupied$67,411$41,061$35,192
Median earnings male$31,719$41,953$36,919
Median earnings female$26,202$27,576$26,250
Unemployment rate5.4%4.3%4.7%
Poverty level8.8%12.7%15.1%

Key findings

  • The income per capita in North Puyallup is 15% lower than the national average
  • The median household income in North Puyallup is 6% lower than the national average
  • Male median earnings are 41% higher than female median earnings
  • The unemployment rate in North Puyallup is 15% higher than the national average
  • The poverty level in North Puyallup is 42% lower than the national average

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      North Puyallup employment by industry

      Labour TypeMaleFemale
      Construction industry34.1%2.0%
      Manufacturing sector10.4%4.3%
      Financial & insurance services0.0%1.8%
      Wholesale & retail services19.4%23.9%
      Public administration3.4%2.9%
      Transportation, warehousing & utilities6.9%5.8%
      Education, health & social services0.0%18.8%

      Nearby cities with high median household income

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Shadow Lake, WA2,755$119,318116%
      Lake Tapps, WA13,030$105,83691%
      Dash Point, WA939$101,34683%
      Maple Valley, WA25,093$98,92579%
      Hobart, WA6,474$95,01072%
      North Puyallup, WA2,002$51,8316%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationHousehold IncomeNational Avg.
      Homosassa, FL2,002$46,71416%
      Jemez Pueblo, NM2,002$47,50014%
      Midway, GA2,002$54,3442%
      New Hartford, NY2,002$60,1979%
      Akron, CO2,003$41,30425%
      North Puyallup, WA2,002$51,8316%
      Source: The North Puyallup, WA employment data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).