South Tacoma 68 Average
South Tacoma Livability #4 ranked neighborhood in Tacoma#187 ranked neighborhood in WashingtonRanks better than 52% of areas
A+ South Tacoma Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
D+ South Tacoma Cost of Living Cost of living is 12% lower than Washington
South Tacoma
1044% more expensive than the US average
11313% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
South Tacoma cost of living
F South Tacoma Crime Total crime is 252% higher than Washington
Total crime
10,640354% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 10354% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
5%Year over year crime is up
South Tacoma crime
D South Tacoma Employment Household income is 24% lower than Washington
Median household income
$47,92513% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$23,96620% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
5%14% higher than the US average
South Tacoma employment
A South Tacoma Housing Home value is 47% lower than Washington
Median home value
$143,26022% lower than the US average
Median rent price
$8728% lower than the US average
Home ownership
35%45% lower than the US average
South Tacoma real estate or South Tacoma rentals
F South Tacoma Schools HS graduation rate is 8% lower than Washington
High school grad. rates
80%4% lower than the US average
School test scores
33%31% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
South Tacoma K-12 schools
A+ South Tacoma User Ratings There are a total of 3 ratings in South Tacoma
Overall user rating
84% 3 total ratings
User reviews rating
0% 0 total reviews
User surveys rating
84% 3 total surveys
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      South Tacoma transportation information

      StatisticSouth TacomaTacomaWashington
      Average one way commuten/a27min27min
      Workers who drive to work77.7%75.5%72.3%
      Workers who carpool9.9%10.7%10.2%
      Workers who take public transit4.0%4.9%6.2%
      Workers who bicycle0.1%0.7%0.9%
      Workers who walk3.3%3.3%3.6%
      Working from home3.5%3.9%5.6%

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