The UPS neighborhood is one of Tacoma's most vibrant areas - defined by quaint, well-built homes and an exciting nightlife along the very walkable 6th Avenue corridor. The University of Puget Sound itself is about as old as the City of Tacoma, and is a great neighbor in the community. Don't forget Jefferson Park either! It's a neighborhood gem that comes with a fun spray park and vast area for sports and other activities.Driving Directions
“Everything's happening on 6th!”
6th Avenue is one of the most happening parts of town. Grab a burger at the Red Hot, listen to a fun show at Jazz Bones, or indulge your sweet tooth at Ice Cream Social. There's something for everyone here.
Housing in the UPS neighborhood is primarily Craftsman architecture, with reflects workmanlike quality.
The University of Puget Sound itself is a friendly neighbor, which hosts many community events and local artists, and is active with urban development efforts.