Gig Harbor, WA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 3,114 housing units in Gig Harbor. This represents a 103.9% growth from 1,527 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 2,919 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 195 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Gig Harbor is about 56%. Gig Harbor's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 7.5%. Average household size is 2.2 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Gig Harbor were built after 1982.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.10%
One Bedroom11.90%
Two Bedrooms37.10%
Three Bedrooms35%
Four Bedrooms11.90%
Five Bedrooms or more1%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.16
Median year structure was built1982
Median Value of occupied units$215,400
Median Price asked for vacant units$187,500

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.25
Median year structure was built1981
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$660

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan2%
Second Mortgage8.50%
Home Equity Loan3.40%
Simple Mortgage53.10%
Debt Free33.10%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs17.9%