Tacoma is a county seat located in the Washington region of the United States. During the most recent census, Tacoma had a population of 198,397. Tacoma is the 3rd most poplulated city in the Washington region, the 117th most populated city in the United States and the 1,872nd most populated city in the world. Tacoma is in the America/Los Angeles timezone which is 7 hours behind UTC. Tacoma adjusts the hour with daylight savings time during the winter months.
Tacoma is located at sea level (74 meters / 243 feet). The closest cities to Tacoma are Fircrest (5.6 km / 3.5 miles), Fife (6.8 km / 4.2 miles), Fife Heights (7.5 km / 4.6 miles), Waller (8.1 km / 5.0 miles) and University Place (8.2 km / 5.1 miles)