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Find your Best Mortgage in Lynden: Fixed Rate, Adjustable Rate, 30 years, 15 years.

Pros

-Nearby recreation
-Pleasant summers
-Attractive setting

Cons

-Economic cycles
-Clouds and rain
-Some crime issues


What Bert Has To Say About Bellingham Metro Area


Bellingham is a lush, green, rapidly growing and typically Pacific Northwest city about half way between Seattle and Vancouver. Its legacy, still in force to a degree, is as a thriving lumber and paper-mill town and seaport for outbound forest products. Today, the beautiful setting, climate, and relatively low costs for a West Coast location are bringing many migrants to the area. The economy is making the transition from cyclical basic industries to more of a steady new-economy flavor. Some work locally, some make the lengthy commute (likely in carpools) to Seattle and especially its northern suburbs and some telecommute or run small businesses serving clients in the larger cities. There is a strong and growing base of retirees.


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Quick Facts About Lynden


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Lynden is 6.30 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lynden jobs have Increased by 2.25 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Lynden's cost of living is 26.70% Higher than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Lynden's population is 13,517 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 136.77 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 23 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Lynden is $310,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.78%.
    SCHOOLS
    Lynden public schools spend $8,891 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 21.3 students per teacher in Lynden.

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  5/11/2007
Every area in Lynden is the nice area!

I never fully appreciated Lynden until I moved away and came back again. It wasn't until then that I realized what a wonderful, safe and friendly community Lynden really... (Read More)

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