D
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

Best Places for Employment in and Around North Puyallup

See all the best places to live around North Puyallup

Compare North Puyallup, WA Employment

      vs
      How would you rate the job market in North Puyallup?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      How accessible is public transit in North Puyallup?
      Write a review to give others more information about this area.
      See all North Puyallup poll results

      am i middle class

      $Input your household income
      $34,550$51,831$103,662
      City
      $41,894$62,848$125,696
      State
      $36,877$55,322$110,644
      Nation
      According to the PEW research center, the middle class is defined as a range from two thirds (2/3) of the median household income to a multiple of two (2) times the median household income. Displayed above are the city, state and national median household income averages. Simply enter your median household income to determine if your income falls into the middle class or if your household income is considered upper or lower class.

      North Puyallup median earnings by income bracket

      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%
      Other25.7%31.8%

      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).