Tacoma Real Estate Market Overview

Could Tacoma, WA be your next home? Kick-start your search with Trulia’s real estate guide and home search. With interactive maps and charts, Trulia provides a comprehensive overview of market trends, schools, demographics, and lifestyle data to help you learn all about Tacoma. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Tacoma such as Puyallup an...d Spanaway. When you’re ready, Trulia has 631 resale and new homes in Tacoma lined up for you, including open houses, and homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$260,819

Median Sales Price

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$208

Price Per Sqft

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$1,695

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Tacoma show a 9% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a 2% rise in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Tacoma for May 24 to Aug 23 was $260,819 based on 1,349 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Tacoma was $208, an increase of 15% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Tacoma for Jul 24 to Aug 24 was $1,695.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Tacoma can help keep you aware of crime in the area. Crime activity is most helpful when comparing two locations to understand the relative safety of each location.

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5,750

Counts of Theft

1,988

Counts of Arrest

1,523

Counts of Assault


Best Schools in Tacoma

There are 100 schools in Tacoma.

Elementary Schools
8

Lowell

Public, K-5

8

University Place Primary School

Public, PK-4

7

Evergreen Primary School

Public, PK-4

Middle Schools
8

Narrows View Intermediate School

Public, 5-7

6

Mason

Public, 6-8

6

Surprise Lake Middle School

Public, 6-7

High Schools
8

Curtis Senior High School

Public, 10-12

8

Science And Math Institute

Public, 9-12

7

Tacoma School Of The Arts

Public, 9-12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Tacoma by reviewing our census driven map. Get insights into median age, how many people are married, and percentage of people with a college degree.

Single residents
38%
Single residents
Home owners
63%
Home owners
Median age
37
Median age
Household income
$52,768
Median household income
College educated
29%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Tacoma commute by car. Learn how neighbors in this area get to work so you can consider how you might commute if you lived here, too.

Commute Type
92% commute by car
0% commute by bike
4% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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