Skip to Main Content
New Tacoma
  • Neighborhood in Tacoma, WA

Report Card

grade B
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Public Schools
    grade B
  2. Crime & Safety
    grade unavailable
  3. Housing
    grade D minus
  4. Nightlife
    grade A+
  5. Good for Families
    grade B
  6. Diversity
    grade A+
  7. Jobs
    grade C
  8. Weather
    grade B minus
  9. Cost of Living
    grade C minus
  10. Health & Fitness
    grade A minus
  11. Outdoor Activities
    grade A
  12. Commute
    grade A minus

editorial

New Tacoma is a neighborhood in Tacoma, Washington with a population of 14,400. New Tacoma is in Pierce County. Living in New Tacoma offers residents an urban feel and most residents rent their homes. In New Tacoma there are a lot of bars, restaurants, coffee shops, and parks. Many young professionals live in New Tacoma and residents tend to have moderate political views. The public schools in New Tacoma are above average.

About

About New Tacoma...
Population
14,400

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$470,816
National
$281,900
Median Rent
$1,347
National
$1,268
Area Feel
Urban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    79%
  • Own
    21%
Sponsored Mortgage Options for New Tacoma
Get Rates
  • Get a Verified Approval Letter (VAL)
  • 24/7 online support
  • Wide range of loan options
  • High customer satisfaction
Niche may be compensated by the third party lenders and others who place ads on the website. Niche is not a lender and does not endorse the products of these advertisers. Fees that Niche receives for ads do not affect the terms you may be offered by the lender you choose. There are many additional borrowing options available.

Map

Home Listings

Listings by Homes.com

New Tacoma Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of neighborhoods based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
grade unavailable
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Assault
    No data available  
    national  282.7
  • Murder
    No data available  
    national  6.1
  • Rape
    No data available  
    national  40.7
  • Robbery
    No data available  
    national  135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
  • Burglary
    No data available  
    national  500.1
  • Theft
    No data available  
    national  2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    No data available  
    national  284

Residents

Diversity
grade A+
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$55,112
National
$75,149
Families with Children
13%
Education Levels
  • Master's degree or higher
    13%
    national  13%
  • Bachelor's degree
    25%
    national  21%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    30%
    national  28%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    23%
    national  26%
  • Less than high school diploma
    9%
    national  11%

Similar Places

Places like New Tacoma
  • grade B minus
    Mill Creek
    • Neighborhood in Kent, WA
    • Rating 3.53 out of 5  15 reviews
  • grade unavailable
    South Kent
    • Neighborhood in Kent, WA
    • Rating 2.91 out of 5  11 reviews
  • grade B
    Tukwila
    • Suburb of Seattle, WA
    • Rating 3.64 out of 5  106 reviews
  • grade B minus
    Dunlap
    • Neighborhood in Seattle, WA
    • Rating 3.39 out of 5  23 reviews

New Tacoma Reviews

Rating 3.6 out of 5  10 reviews
Rating 4 out of 5  
Rating 5 out of 5  
Rating 4 out of 5  

add-to-list