Sumner Community

Sumner is a vibrant historical city also known as the Rhubarb Pie Capital of the World. Downtown Sumner maintains the historic heart of Sumner, with various small business focused on keeping the heritage of Sumner alive. Sumner also is home to one of the states largest industrial areas.


Population 10,093
Median household income $56,991
Education attainment 92.9%
Median house value $249,100
Number of companies 4,195

Sources: U.S. Bureau of the Census, 2017 Census of Population and Housing; ESRI reports for 2008 and 201


Reuben A. Knoblauch Heritage Park
Loyalty Park
Rainier View Park
Seiben Thaler Park
Sk8 Park

Annual Events in Sumner, WA (2019)

Music off Main in Heritage Park:
Every Friday in July; 6:30 p.m.

East Pierce Relay for Life:
Saturday, July 13, 2019; noon-midnight

Sumner’s Rhubarb Days:
July 27 & 28; 10 a.m.-5 p.m.

SDPA Sip & Stroll:
Sept. 21, 2019

Come Walk With Me 5K:
Oct. 5, 2019

Sunset Festival of Bands:
Oct. 26, 2019

Street of Treats:
Oct. 31, 2019

Small Business Saturday:
Nov. 30, 2019

Daffodil Parade:
April 4, 2020