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Fox Island is in Pierce County, in the Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue metro area.
The community was named for J.L. Fox, surgeon
The latitude of Fox Island is 47.243N. The longitude is -122.62W.It is in the Pacific Standard time zone. Elevation is 177 feet.
The population, at the time of the 2000 census, was 2,803.
Sections below provide additional information and links about Fox Island demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Pierce County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, Tacoma area jobs, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 98333 ZIP code.
21% of Fox Island residents report German ancestry, and 11% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the Fox Island ancestry & family history guide.
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At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in Fox Island was $32,533, compared with $21,587 nationally.
40% of Fox Island residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.
Median rent in Fox Island, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $1,033. Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,511.
Pierce County supported John Kerry in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our Fox Island political report.
The average commute time for Fox Island workers is 42 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.
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