JB Lewis-McChord, WA (JBLM) - HousingTacoma, Washington is the closest major city to JBLM. Tacoma has about 200,000 people, and is surrounded by several small cities and other small communities within a 15 minute commute, including Lakewood, Spanaway, Parkland, Dupont, and Roy. Further away, within a half hour, are Steilacoom, Puyallup, Graham, Lacey, and Yelm.
The average price of a home in the Pierce county area is about $300,000. Local rents average $1,050.
JointBaseLewisMcChordHousing.com has information on local indoor and outdoor activities, museums, climate and weather, local culture, and various other items a transferring service member might want to know, plus resources and links to contact housing transition specialists. Tabs for information on the left, resources on the right, and off post housing below.