City of Puyallup, WA
Puyallup is located in Pierce County in Washington. The median income is $61,232 and the median home value is $270,400. The unemployment rate is 10.37% compared to 7.9% for the U.S. as a whole. Workers commute an average of 26.9 minutes each day. The population is 86.4% White, 2.1% Black, 0.7% American Indian, 3.5% Asian, and 7.2% identify as some other race or ethnicity. For more on the schools, healthcare, and getting around in Puyallup, see each of the tabs below. For those people interested in the walkability of a community, Puyallup has a Walk Score® of 29.
Median Household Income$61,232
Median Home Price$270,400
Puyallup does its share to put together an outstanding fair. Every summer it offers both the fair staples--booths, music, festival food--as well as a little something extra, giving Puyallup an edge up on fine fairs. Kids will find plenty to do with two separate events dedicated just to them.
The theater must go on. And Tom Neumann is doing everything in his power to save The Liberty Theater, one of Puyallup’s historic landmarks, and others like it.
Tim Hall has put his stamp on the family business. Hall’s mother founded the Hungry Goose Bistro in 1980 as a lunchtime eatery and gift shop. When Hall purchased the business in 2004, he revamped the brand.
The popularity of golf in the region continues to rise because of the top-notch courses in the Puyallup and Sumner area. “Some of the nicest golf destinations in the entire Pacific Northwest are situated in Puyallup, Sumner and Orting,” says Shelly Shepherd, events coordinator with the Puyallup/Sumner Chamber of Commerce.