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Tahoma-Maple Valley, WA (Washington) Houses and Residents

Total population: 56,368 (Urban population: 45,045, Rural population: 7,636 (101 farm, 7,535 nonfarm))

Houses: 18,426 (17,982 occupied: 18,138 owner occupied, 2,814 renter occupied)

% of renters here:

13%
State:

38%

Housing density: 205 houses/condos per square mile

Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses and condos in 2015 in this county: $588,053.

Median contract rent in 2015: $744 (lower quartile is $609, upper quartile is $905)


Median rent asked for vacant for-rent units in 2015: $1,238


Median gross rent in Tahoma-Maple Valley, WA in 2015: $847

Housing units in Tahoma-Maple Valley with a mortgage: 11,901 (1,613 second mortgage, 1,345 home equity loan, 66 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,985



Tahoma-Maple Valley, Washington Age and Sex of Residents
Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $381,015 (it was $196,900 in 2000)
Tahoma-Maple Valley:

$381,015
Washington:

$284,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $267,009 - $531,917

Household type by relationship:

Households: 52,623
  • In family households: 48,022 (12,022 male householders, 2,538 female householders)
    12,931 spouses, 18,200 children (16,610 natural, 634 adopted, 956 stepchildren), 535 grandchildren, 196 brothers or sisters, 254 parents, 512 other relatives, 834 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 4,601 (1,943 male householders (1,361 living alone)), 1,455 female householders (1,145 living alone)), 1,203 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 58 (0 institutionalized population)

Size of family households: 5,099 2-persons, 3,421 3-persons, 3,781 4-persons, 1,496 5-persons, 479 6-persons, 284 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,506 1-person, 706 2-persons, 103 3-persons, 50 4-persons, 4 5-persons, 29 6-persons.

12,744 married couples with children.
2,348 single-parent households (662 men, 1,686 women).

92.9% of residents of Tahoma-Maple Valley speak English at home.
1.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (69% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 7% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
3.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (67% speak English very well, 21% speak English well, 10% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
1.7% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (50% speak English very well, 36% speak English well, 13% speak English not well, 2% don't speak English at all).
0.4% of residents speak other language at home (61% speak English very well, 29% speak English well, 10% speak English not well).

Foreign born population: 2,948 (5.6%)
(61.8% of them are naturalized citizens)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:

Here:

6.9
State:

6.3

Median number of rooms in apartments:

Here:

5.0
State:

3.9

Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses and condos in Tahoma-Maple Valley, Washington:

  • 48no bedroom
  • 3691 bedroom
  • 1,6132 bedrooms
  • 8,5803 bedrooms
  • 4,3164 bedrooms
  • 7935+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Tahoma-Maple Valley population

Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Tahoma-Maple Valley, Washington:

  • 23no bedroom
  • 3311 bedroom
  • 8602 bedrooms
  • 7663 bedrooms
  • 2304 bedrooms
  • 535+ bedrooms
Note: State values scaled to Tahoma-Maple Valley population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Cars and other vehicles available in Tahoma-Maple Valley in owner-occupied houses/condos:

  • 213no vehicle
  • 2,1541 vehicle
  • 7,6822 vehicles
  • 3,9583 vehicles
  • 1,0934 vehicles
  • 6195+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Tahoma-Maple Valley population

Cars and other vehicles available in Tahoma-Maple Valley in renter-occupied apartments

  • 119no vehicle
  • 8231 vehicle
  • 8412 vehicles
  • 3283 vehicles
  • 924 vehicles
  • 605+ vehicles
Note: State values scaled to Tahoma-Maple Valley population
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied

Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Tahoma-Maple Valley, Washington:

  • 341 room
  • 822 rooms
  • 4773 rooms
  • 6474 rooms
  • 2,1235 rooms
  • 3,1266 rooms
  • 3,5007 rooms
  • 2,5528 rooms
  • 3,1789+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Tahoma-Maple Valley population

Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Tahoma-Maple Valley, Washington:

  • 151 room
  • 1582 rooms
  • 2493 rooms
  • 4864 rooms
  • 4955 rooms
  • 3916 rooms
  • 2677 rooms
  • 978 rooms
  • 1059+ rooms
Note: State values scaled to Tahoma-Maple Valley population

Year house built

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)

  • Tahoma-Maple Valley, WA household income distribution

  • 414Less than $10,000
  • 268$10,000 to $14,999
  • 382$15,000 to $19,999
  • 380$20,000 to $24,999
  • 586$25,000 to $29,999
  • 794$30,000 to $34,999
  • 948$35,000 to $39,999
  • 961$40,000 to $44,999
  • 903$45,000 to $49,999
  • 1,955$50,000 to $59,999
  • 3,145$60,000 to $74,999
  • 3,478$75,000 to $99,999
  • 1,758$100,000 to $124,999
  • 842$125,000 to $149,999
  • 645$150,000 to $199,999
  • 499$200,000 or more

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 6221995 to March 2000
  • 4741990 to 1994
  • 3151985 to 1989
  • 2711980 to 1984
  • 2511975 to 1979
  • 2441970 to 1974
  • 1541965 to 1969
  • 617Before 1965
Note: State values scaled to Tahoma-Maple Valley population
Tahoma-Maple Valley commuting: travel time to work

Travel time to work (commute)

  • Less than 5 minutes: 313
  • 5 to 9 minutes: 1,364
  • 10 to 14 minutes: 1,661
  • 15 to 19 minutes: 2,077
  • 20 to 24 minutes: 3,170
  • 25 to 29 minutes: 2,131
  • 30 to 34 minutes: 4,302
  • 35 to 39 minutes: 1,325
  • 40 to 44 minutes: 1,819
  • 45 to 59 minutes: 3,933
  • 60 to 89 minutes: 2,330
  • 90 or more minutes: 607
Tahoma-Maple Valley, WA Time Leaving Home for Work

Percentage of workers working in this county: 94.2%
Number of people working at home: 1,236 (4.7% of all workers)

Tahoma-Maple Valley mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work

  • Drove a car alone: 21,029 (80%)
  • Carpooled: 3,140 (12%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 513 (2%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 7 (0%)
  • Subway or elevated: 16 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 60 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 60 (0%)
  • Walked: 124 (0%)
  • Other means: 83 (0%)
  • Worked at home: 1,236 (5%)

First ancestries reported:

 German: 7,869
 Other groups: 6,494
 English: 4,941
 Norwegian: 3,299
 Irish: 3,180
 United States or American: 2,840
 Italian: 2,002
 French (except Basque): 1,250
 Swedish: 1,204
 European: 1,091
 Scottish: 1,031
 Polish: 851
 Scotch-Irish: 730
 French Canadian: 577
 Dutch: 566
 Danish: 408
 Finnish: 297
 Russian: 289
 Welsh: 266
 Scandinavian: 262
 Austrian: 250
 Canadian: 241
 British: 237
 Northern European: 155
 Ukrainian: 155
 Hungarian: 154
 Czech: 142
 Swiss: 134
 Yugoslavian: 121
 Romanian: 95
 Portuguese: 87
 Armenian: 68
 Greek: 61
 Eastern European: 55
 Belgian: 42
 Czechoslovakian: 42
 Lithuanian: 41
 Croatian: 35
 Subsaharan African:: 33
 Arab:: 29
 Iranian: 29
 Icelander: 28
 Slavic: 27
 Turkish: 26
 Slovak: 25
 African: 21
 Slovene: 20
 Pennsylvania German: 19
 Bulgarian: 13
 Estonian: 12
 Australian: 11
 Other Arab: 11
 Serbian: 8
 Syrian: 7
 West Indian (excluding Hispanic groups):: 7
 British West Indian: 7
 Carpatho Rusyn: 6
 Cape Verdean: 6
 Somalian: 6
 Arab/Arabic: 6
 German Russian: 5
 Lebanese: 5
 Celtic: 4

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • 13%Canada
  • 7%United Kingdom
  • 7%Mexico
  • 7%Korea
  • 7%Philippines
  • 5%Germany
  • 4%Russia

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 27,407
  • Northeast: 2,023
  • Midwest: 6,032
  • South: 3,120
  • West: 10,550

57% of Tahoma-Maple Valley residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 71% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 31% lived in Washington.

Education attainment for males 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 35
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 33
  • 5th and 6th grade: 30
  • 7th and 8th grade: 148
  • 9th grade: 78
  • 10th grade: 316
  • 11th grade: 241
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 440
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 3,574
  • Less than 1 year of college: 1,426
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 3,122
  • Associate degree: 1,506
  • Bachelor's degree: 3,953
  • Master's degree: 1,201
  • Professional school degree: 186
  • Doctorate degree: 121

Educational Attainment for Males (%)

Education attainment for females 25 years and older:

  • No schooling: 91
  • Nursery to 4th grade: 49
  • 5th and 6th grade: 24
  • 7th and 8th grade: 162
  • 9th grade: 94
  • 10th grade: 200
  • 11th grade: 292
  • 12th grade, no diploma: 339
  • High school graduate (or equivalency): 4,212
  • Less than 1 year of college: 2,036
  • Some college more than 1 year, no degree: 3,276
  • Associate degree: 1,597
  • Bachelor's degree: 3,456
  • Master's degree: 788
  • Professional school degree: 162
  • Doctorate degree: 71

Educational Attainment for Females (%)

Class of Workers

  • Unemployment by race in 2000
  • Unemployment rate for White non-Hispanic residents
  • 3.6%Males
  • 3.8%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Black residents
  • 6.4%Males
  • 18.9%Females
  • Unemployment rate for American Indian and Alaska Native residents
  • 23.1%Males
  • Unemployment rate for Asian residents
  • 3.6%Males
  • 3.4%Females
  • Unemployment rate for other race residents
  • 6.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for two or more race residents
  • 11.8%Males
  • 3.0%Females
  • Unemployment rate for Hispanic or Latino residents
  • 5.9%Males
  • 6.9%Females
Tahoma-Maple Valley marital status for males
Tahoma-Maple Valley marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 15,649
  • One, attached: 537
  • Two: 65
  • 3 or 4: 154
  • 5 to 9: 306
  • 10 to 19: 307
  • 20 to 49: 75
  • 50 or more: 155
  • Mobile homes: 1,136
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 42

Median worth of mobile homes: $63,182

Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 0%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 0%

Year Householders Moved Into Residence in Tahoma-Maple Valley:

Houses and condos Apartments

Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos:

  • 58.1%Utility gas
  • 25.0%Electricity
  • 6.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 5.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 4.2%Wood

Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments:

  • 60.7%Electricity
  • 24.5%Utility gas
  • 6.2%Wood
  • 5.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 2.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 542
Here:

7.3%
Washington:

9.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 257
Here:

7.0%
Washington:

7.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 286
Here:

16.6%
Washington:

15.7%

School Enrollment by Level of School for Male Students

School Enrollment by Level of School for Female Students

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)