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    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Port Townsend is 7.20 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Port Townsend jobs have Increased by 0.85 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Port Townsend's cost of living is 22.60% Higher than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Port Townsend's population is 9,335 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 33.34 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 24 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Port Townsend is $298,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 2.22%.
    SCHOOLS
    Port Townsend public schools spend $10,846 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 18.3 students per teacher in Port Townsend.

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  3/6/2016
A city of history and creativity

I have lived in many places in New England and Northern California, but Port Townsend is unique. It has this blend of creativity, eccentricity and volunteerism unlike... (Read More)

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  4/12/2015
Port Townsend, WA Clmate

It would be hard to find a more moderate climate than in Port Townsend. The Puget Sound and Admiralty Inlet surrounds the city on three sides, creating many... (Read More)

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  12/1/2010
Does this gray weather make me look fat?

We live in the "rainshadow" of the Olympic Mountain Range. We don't get the rain, like Seattle, we get the cold and windy, the power outages, and a dark, gray winter for... (Read More)

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