University Place Information

University Place Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of University Place, WA

General University Place Information

State: Washington

County: Pierce County

Close cities: Midland, WA, Lakewood, WA, Gig Harbor, WA, Steilacoom, WA, Fox Island, WA, McChord AFB, WA, Artondale, WA, Fircrest, WA, Ruston, WA, Parkland, WA, Tacoma, WA

University Place Population (census data)
Total 30,469 (+1.9% since 2000)
Male 14,519 (47.7%)
Female 15,950 (52.3%)

Population Density: 3,633 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 113.0 (US Avg is 100)

University Place Elevation: 220 feet above sea level

Land Area: 8.39 square miles

Median Household Income: $61,991

Zip Codes: 98467, 98466, and 98464.

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University Place Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (74.2%)
  • Black (8.7%)
  • Two or more races (5.3%)
  • Korean (3.8%)
  • Hispanic (3.8%)
  • American Indian (1.9%)
  • Other race (1.3%)
  • Filipino (1.0%)
  • Chinese (0.7%)
  • Vietnamese (0.7%)
  • Japanese (0.7%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (19.1%)
  • English (12.9%)
  • Irish (11.5%)
  • Norwegian (6.9%)
  • Swedish (5.0%)
  • Italian (4.8%)
Foriegn Born: 3,021 people (9.9%)
  • Asia (71.4%)
  • Europe (28.6%)

Local University Place Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Seattle Mariners
NFL Football: Oakland Raiders, Seattle Seahawks
NBA Basketball: , Portland Trail Blazers
NHL Hockey: San Jose Sharks
NCAA Sports: St., University of Washington

University Place School Information

High Schools
Curtis Junior High (8901 40th Street W, University Place, WA, 98466 - University Place School District 83 District)
Curtis Senior High (8425 40th W, University Place, WA, 98466 - University Place School District 83 District)
Other/Private Schools
Evergreen Primary (7102 40th Street W, University Place, WA, 98466 - University Place School District 83 District)
Sunset Primary (4523 97th Avenue W, University Place, WA, 98466 - University Place School District 83 District)

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