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Gig Harbor is the name of both a bay on Puget Sound and a city on its shore in Pierce County, Washington, United States. The population was 7,126 at the 2010 census. Gig Harbor is one of several cities and towns that claim to be "the gateway to the Olympic Peninsula". Due to its close access to several state and city parks, and historic waterfront that includes boutiques and fine dining, it has become a popular tourist destination. Gig Harbor is located along State Route 16, about six miles (10 km) from its origin at Interstate 5, over the Tacoma Narrows Bridge. A 1.2 billion dollar project to add a second span to the bridge was completed in 2007. During off-peak traffic times, Tacoma can be reached in five minutes and Seattle in just under an hour. Based on per capita income, Gig Harbor ranks 49th of 522 areas in the state of Washington to be ranked.

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Gig Harbor in United States awaits visitors! Discover the attractions, activities and accommodation in Gig Harbor. A gripping city on its own right, Seattle also deserves a visit. Attractions in Seattle include Sky View Observatory, Space Needle, Hiram M. Chittenden Locks. Get in the character of the city, this city requires at least of 1 to 2 number of days of exploration.

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Facts and Stats for Gig Harbor*

  • Pollution Statistics in Gig Harbor

    Know the pollution level of Gig Harbor before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 29.55 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 55.56 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 44.44 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 33.33 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 15 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 12.5 (Very Low)
  • Gig Harbor: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Gig Harbor for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Gig Harbor.

    • Burglary and Theft 54.17 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 44.79 (Moderate)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 52.08 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 31.52 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 44.79 (Moderate)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 78.13 (High)
    • Attacks 45.83 (Moderate)
    • Drug offense 72.83 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 63.54 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 28.13 (Low)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 53.26 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 30.21 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 66.67 (High)
  • Living in Gig Harbor - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Gig Harbor is 170.12 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 45.2 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 90.95 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 34.82 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 55.83 (High)
    • Cost of Living Index 74.73 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 68.89 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.3 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 128.87 (Very High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Cost for Essentials in Gig Harbor

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Gig Harbor

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 37.14 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 77.15 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 39.67 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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