Puyallup, WA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 13,385 housing units in Puyallup. This represents a 42.7% growth from 9,377 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 13,385 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and none were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Puyallup is about 54.9%. Puyallup's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 4.6%. Average household size is 2.52 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Puyallup were built after 1978.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type3.20%
One Bedroom15.20%
Two Bedrooms30.30%
Three Bedrooms34.90%
Four Bedrooms13.80%
Five Bedrooms or more2.60%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.88
Median year structure was built1974
Median Value of occupied units$155,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$148,300

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.08
Median year structure was built1983
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$675

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0.60%
Second Mortgage11.80%
Home Equity Loan7.20%
Simple Mortgage60.10%
Debt Free20.30%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs21.5%