Gig Harbor, Washington 

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Population

8,651

+21.8% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

6.8%

Median Income

$64,087

Median Home Price

$497,100

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Best Places to Live in Gig Harbor, Washington

Regional center - East shore of Puget Sound in west-central Washington. August, July and September are the most pleasant months in Gig Harbor, while December and January are the least comfortable months.

Gig Harbor, WA Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Attractive setting
Arts and culture
Nearby recreation
Cons
Sprawl and traffic
Clouds and rain
Cost of living


What Bert Has To Say About Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue Metro Area

Seattle is a lively and cosmopolitan city beautifully set in a dramatic backdrop of water, forests and mountains. The main downtown area sits on a narrow, hilly strip of land between Puget Sound to the west and Lake Washington to the east. Modern skyscrapers rise on high hills in the city center, with residential units lining the lower areas along the water and north of downtown.


QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: Washington
County: Pierce County
Metro Area: Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Gig Harbor
Zip Codes: No Zip Codes Here.
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 125 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Gig Harbor is 6.8% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Gig Harbor jobs have increased by 1.8%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Gig Harbor's cost of living is 36.9% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Gig Harbor's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Pierce county remained strongly Democratic, 53.8% to 42.6%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Gig Harbor's population is 8,651 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 21.8%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 23.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Gig Harbor is Real Estate: $497,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.8%.

SCHOOLS
Gig Harbor public schools spend $9,358 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 20.8 students per teacher in Gig Harbor. More Education



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Housing Market in Gig Harbor

It's a good time to buy in Gig Harbor. Home Appreciation is up 7.8% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Gig Harbor is $497,100.

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Reviews for Gig Harbor   18 Reviews
Died and Went to Heaven! - 12/17/2020
Moved from Chicago and never regretted it for a moment. Live out in the country, Key Peninsula, and love the country lifestyle. Surrounded by beauty and never have grown... Read More

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Great - 11/12/2019
Beautiful city to... Read More

Paradise! - 8/20/2018
I’ve lived here for five months. I’m 66 years old and this has been the nicest summer of my entire life. It’s been beautiful every single day. I live out on key... Read More


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