In 2018, Olympia-Tumwater, WA had a population of 286k people with a median age of 38.8 and a median household income of $72,703. Between 2017 and 2018 the population of Olympia-Tumwater, WA grew from 280,588 to 286,419, a 2.08% increase and its median household income grew from $71,765 to $72,703, a 1.31% increase.
The 5 largest ethnic groups in Olympia-Tumwater, WA are White (Non-Hispanic) (74.4%), White (Hispanic) (6.19%), Asian (Non-Hispanic) (5.89%), Two or More Races (Non-Hispanic) (5.35%), and Black or African American (Non-Hispanic) (2.96%). N/A% of the people in Olympia-Tumwater, WA speak a non-English language, and 96.8% are U.S. citizens.
The largest universities in Olympia-Tumwater, WA are South Puget Sound Community College (1,498 degrees awarded in 2017), The Evergreen State College (1,032 degrees), and Saint Martin's University (512 degrees).
The median property value in Olympia-Tumwater, WA is $314,900, and the homeownership rate is 64.1%. Most people in Olympia-Tumwater, WA commute by Drove Alone, and the average commute time is 26 minutes. The average car ownership in Olympia-Tumwater, WA is 2 cars per household.