From the waters of Puget Sound to the peak of Mount Rainier and everything in between, Pierce County communities are unique. Taste the famous rhubarb pie of Sumner or browse antiques in Puyallup. Toast a seaside sunset in Gig Harbor or stroll among majestic gardens in Lakewood. Discover history in Fife or connect with nature at Mount Rainier. With each just a car-ride away from Tacoma's incredible art scene, it's easy to go out and explore.


Tacoma is ideally situated along saltwater shores and offers museums, theaters, fine dining, boutique shopping and distinctive neighborhoods to explore.


Puyallup is scenic in all seasons with more than 50 outdoor art exhibits and historic Pioneer Park located in the heart of the city.


Fife offers a blend of American classic dining, history and family-friendly recreation. This walkable community welcomes you and your pets.


Lakewood has a wide array of recreation opportunities with 340+ acres to explore at Fort Steilacoom Park, five scenic lakes and three prime golf courses.

Mount Rainier

Mount Rainier is an all-seasons destination that transforms from a snow-enthusiasts paradise to the ultimate location for climbing and hiking.

Gig Harbor

Gig Harbor is a historical, charming maritime village located near the Puget Sound with scenic views of Mount Rainier


Sumner is known as the Rhubarb Pie Capital of the World, but it’s the historic downtown that makes this community so charming.


A slice of Americana located just 20 minutes south of downtown Tacoma, DuPont offers the perfect escape from the hustle and bustle of the city. Rich in history, this is the home of the original site of Fort Nisqually, a Hudson’s Bay Company…

Small Towns

From towns with spectacular views of the Puget Sound to tucked-away cities with hometown charm, Pierce County is home to many small communities.