|Year||Population||Rank in US||Growth Rate|
Based on the latest 2022 data from the US census, the current population of Gig Harbor is 12,181. Gig Harbor, Washington is the 2,747th largest city in the US.
Gig Harbor is located entirely in Pierce County.
The current population of Gig Harbor (12,181) is it's peak population.
Gig Harbor has grown 85.2% since the 2000. Gig Harbor, Washington is growing extremely quickly; it is growing faster than 92% of similarly sized cities since 2000.
Gig Harbor has a population density of 1,198.3 people per square mile.
|2741||Big Lake, Minnesota||12,198||92.2%|
|2742||Babylon, New York||12,194||-3.3%|
|2747||Gig Harbor, Washington||12,181||85.2%|
|2748||Little Chute, Wisconsin||12,170||14.3%|
|2749||West Plains, Missouri||12,170||11.2%|
|2752||Somersworth, New Hampshire||12,066||4.8%|
|2753||Glen Rock, New Jersey||12,064||4.5%|
The total voting age population of Gig Harbor, Washington, meaning US citizens 18 or older, is 7,367. The voting age population is 44.2% male and 55.8% female.
According to the latest census statistics, 24.6% of the residents of Gig Harbor are 65 or older.
The racial demographics of Gig Harbor are 86.1% White, 6.3% Asian, 4.1% Two or more races, 1.8% American Indian, 1.1% Other and 0.7% Black. Additionally, 3.0% of the population identifies as Hispanic.
In Gig Harbor, 4.1% of residents have an income below the poverty line, and the child poverty rate is 2.5%. On a per-household basis, 0.6% of families are below the poverty line in Gig Harbor.
Among those aged 16 and older, 56.9% of Gig Harbor residents are in the labor force.
Among the adult population 25 years old and over, 96.0% of Gig Harbor residents have at least a high school degree or equivalent, 47.1% have a bachelor's degree and 19.7% have a graduate or professional degree.
Among Gig Harbor residents aged 5 and older, 9.1% of them speak a non-English language at home. Broken down by language: 2.6% of residents speak Spanish at home, 2.1% speak an Indo-European language, and 3.8% speak an Asian language.
The unemployment rate in Gig Harbor is 4.5%, which is calculated among residents aged 16 or older who are in the labor force.
In Gig Harbor, 18.5% of the residents in the non-military labor force are employed by the local, state and federal government.
The median household income in Gig Harbor is $84,335.
In Gig Harbor, 59.1% of housing units are occupied by their owners.
Renters occupy 40.9% of housing units in Gig Harbor.
Of all the housing units in Gig Harbor, 4.0% of them were build before 1940.
In Gig Harbor, 42.1% of the total housing units were built after the year 2000, which is approximately 2,000 units.
The median gross monthly rent payment for renters in Gig Harbor is $1,419.
In Gig Harbor, 91.3% of households have an active broadband internet connection.