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City of Tacoma

City of Tacoma

Tacoma offers it residents affordable living, wonderful attractions, shopping and the arts. The drive from downtown Tacoma to JBLM is about 22 minutes, almost 14.5 miles.

Homes for Sale in Tacoma

122 Results
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2,118
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#1275469 | Single Family Home
 
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2 | 1
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1,646
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(19)
 
 
#1271280 | Single Family Home
 
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1 | 1
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3,167
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(22)
 
 
#1272120 | Single Family Home
 
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2 | 1
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2,326
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#1275561 | Single Family Home
 
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Beds
1
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1,034
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(25)
 
 
#1260657 | Single Family Home
 
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2 | 1
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1,784
SqFt
(14)
 
 
#1259611 | Single Family Home
 
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2 | 1
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1,899
SqFt
(20)
 
 
#1273880 | Single Family Home
 
3
Beds
1 | 1
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1,234
SqFt
(25)
 
 
#1274404 | Single Family Home
 
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,225
SqFt
(21)
 
 
#1264433 | Single Family Home
 
2
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1 | 1
Baths
1,068
SqFt
(13)
 
 
#1258865 | Single Family Home
 
4
Beds
1 | 1
Baths
2,252
SqFt
(19)
 
 
#1266169 | Single Family Home
 
3
Beds
2 | 1
Baths
1,654
SqFt
(18)
 
 
#1270388 | Single Family Home
 
3
Beds
1
Baths
1,218
SqFt
(15)
 
 
#1197559 | Single Family Home
 
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3
Baths
2,249
SqFt
(18)
 
 
#1270174 | Single Family Home
 
3
Beds
1
Baths
1,528
SqFt
(25)
 
 
#1269026 | Single Family Home
 
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,360
SqFt
(15)
 
 
#1270357 | Single Family Home
 
4
Beds
1 | 1
Baths
952
SqFt
(23)
 
 
#1265500 | Single Family Home
 
3
Beds
1 | 1
Baths
1,862
SqFt
(25)
 
 
#1272981 | Single Family Home
 
4
Beds
2 | 1
Baths
2,584
SqFt
(25)
 
 
#1274491 | Single Family Home
 
4
Beds
2 | 1
Baths
2,002
SqFt
(18)
 
 
#1275584 | Single Family Home
 
4
Beds
2
Baths
1,452
SqFt
 
 
 
#1232306 | Single Family Home
 
3
Beds
2
Baths
1,442
SqFt
(2)
 
 
#1272121 | Single Family Home
 
2
Beds
1 | 1
Baths
1,546
SqFt
(18)
 
 
#1258857 | Single Family Home
 
4
Beds
2
Baths
2,370
SqFt
(9)
 
 
#1223285 | Single Family Home
 
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About Tacoma, Washington

Tacoma is the third largest city in the state of Washington and is located on the shores of beautiful Commencement Bay and at the foot of Mt. Rainier.  It is an international trade and shipping center is a member of the World Trade Center and now has 11 sister cities throughout the world.

Points of interest include the Chihuly Bridge of Glass and Museum of Glass, the Broadway Center for the Performing Arts, Point Defiance Zoo and Park, the Tacoma Dome, Fort Nisqually, Union Station, Pantages Theater, Tacoma Mall and much more.

The architectural history of Tacoma is rich and includes buildings dating back to 1870’s. Many Victorian and Craftsman style homes can be seen throughout Tacoma.   Tacoma’s historic districts include:  Union Depot/Warehouse District, North Slope Historic District, Stadium/Seminary Historic District, Salmon Beach Historic District, Old City Hall Historic District, and the Wedge Neighborhood Historic District.  Many of these districts have views of Commencement Bay and Mount Rainier.

Tacoma has eight neighborhood councils.  These neighborhood councils allow the city to keep in touch with the needs of those in the community.  The councils are made up of: Northeast Tacoma, the West End, North End, New Tacoma, Central Tacoma, South Tacoma, East-side Tacoma, and the South End.

The City of Tacoma operates as a community based team.  This approach allows the community and the city officials to communicate by setting priorities together, work together and to share progress together.  City residents are encouraged to keep their neighborhoods clean and safe so that all residents and visitors can enjoy the beauty surrounding them.

Education of residents, from grade school through graduate school, is important to Tacoma’s progressive community growth and enhancement.  Tacoma has many private and public educational schools which are located throughout the various neighborhood communities.

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Tacoma also has a number of colleges and universities available to the spouses of Lewis-McChord:  Tacoma Community College (offers two year programs), Bates Technical College (offers two year programs), Pacific Lutheran University (a private university which offers four year and above programs), University of Puget Sound (private university which offers four year and above programs), University of Washington-Tacoma (also offering four year programs and above), Business Computer Training Institution (private, two year program), BJ’s Beauty and Barber College (private two year program), and Northwest Baptist Seminary (a private seminary offering four year and above programs).


Note: All information provided is deemed helpful but is not guaranteed and should be independently verified.

Relocation Guide

Welcome to Tacoma, Washington

Location

Latitude and Longitude – 47°14′29″N 122°27′34″W
Approximately 14.5 miles North/NW from JBLM

Population

207,948 (2015 Census)

Housing costs

Apartment rental cost (median): $1,400/month
Home rental cost (median): $1,600/month
Home purchase price (median): $250,000

Public Safety

Law Enforcement

Tacoma Police
(253) 798-4721

Hospital

Tacoma General Hospital
(253) 426-4101

Utilities

Water Service

Tacoma Public Utilities
(253) 502-8600

Electricity Service

Tacoma Public Utilities
(253) 502-8600

Natural Gas Service

Puget Sound Energy
(888) 225-5773

Waste and Recycling Service

Waste Connections
(800) 345-3629