Tumwater Real Estate Market Overview

Could Tumwater, 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 Tumwater. Not sure which neighborhood is for you? Check out our Nearby Places section below to explore popular cities near Tumwater such as Olymp...ia and Lacey. When you’re ready, Trulia has 51 resale and new homes in Tumwater lined up for you, including 3 open houses, and 20 homes in the pre-foreclosure, auction, or bank-owned stages of the foreclosure process. View more

$266,779

Median Sales Price

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$157

Price Per Sqft

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$1,600

Median Rent Per Month

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Housing Market Trends

Market trends help you understand the movement of key price indicators. Trends in Tumwater show a 7% year-over-year rise in median sales price and a -6% drop in median rent per month.

Median Sales Price
The median sales price for homes in Tumwater for Feb 25 to May 24 was $266,779 based on 73 home sales.
Price Per Square Ft.
Average price per square foot for Tumwater was $157, an increase of 15% compared to the same period last year.
Median Rent Per Month
The median rent per month for apartments in Tumwater for Apr 25 to May 25 was $1,600.

Crime

Most frequent crimes in the past year

Knowing more about crime activity in and around Tumwater 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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1,659

Counts of Arrest

586

Counts of Theft

214

Counts of Assault


Best Schools in Tumwater

There are 9 schools in Tumwater.

Elementary Schools
7

Michael T Simmons Elementary School

Public, K - 6

7

Tumwater Hill Elementary School

Public, K - 6

6

Peter G Schmidt Elementary School

Public, PK - 6

Middle Schools
9

Tumwater Middle School

Public, 7 - 8

8

George Washington Bush Middle School

Public, 7 - 8

N/A

Thurs County Juv Det/Tumwater West E

Public, 6 - 12

High Schools
8

Tumwater High School

Public, 9 - 12

N/A

New Market Vocational Skills Center

Public, 11 - 12

N/A

New Market High School

Public, 9 - 12


Demographics

Get to know your neighbors in Tumwater 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
31%
Single residents
Home owners
69%
Home owners
Median age
37
Median age
Household income
$65,826
Median household income
College educated
46%
College educated

Commute

Most people in Tumwater 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
97% commute by car
0% commute by bike
2% commute by public transportation
0% commute by foot

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