Central 60 Below average
Central Livability #6 ranked neighborhood in Tacoma#262 ranked neighborhood in WashingtonRanks better than 22% of areas
A+ Central Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
D Central Cost of Living Cost of living is 7% lower than Washington
1077% more expensive than the US average
11010% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Central cost of living
F Central Crime Total crime is 135% higher than Washington
Total crime
7,659197% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 14197% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-4%Year over year crime is down
Central crime
D- Central Employment Household income is 12% lower than Washington
Median household income
$55,369equal to the US average
Income per capita
$25,28615% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
6%38% higher than the US average
Central employment
B- Central Housing Home value is 32% lower than Washington
Median home value
$183,854equal to the US average
Median rent price
$1,04110% higher than the US average
Home ownership
52%19% lower than the US average
Central real estate or Central rentals
F Central Schools HS graduation rate is 4% lower than Washington
High school grad. rates
83%equal to the US average
School test scores
37%24% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Central K-12 schools
N/A Central User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in Central
Overall user rating
n/a 0 total ratings
User reviews rating
n/a 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
n/a 0 total surveys
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      Central transportation information

      Average one way commuten/a27min27min
      Workers who drive to work72.4%75.5%72.3%
      Workers who carpool11.0%10.7%10.2%
      Workers who take public transit6.4%4.9%6.2%
      Workers who bicycle1.6%0.7%0.9%
      Workers who walk4.4%3.3%3.6%
      Working from home2.9%3.9%5.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Central, Tacoma, WA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).