Search for any place in the USA:





Best Places to Live in Skagit County, Washington

BestPlaces Wiki - Write about this Place.


Overview, People, Health, Economy, Housing, Rankings, Climate
Crime, Comments, Transportation, Cost of Living, Religion, Voting

Overview
Population:116,901
Pop. Change:14%
State: Washington
Metro Area:Mount_Vernon-Anacortes
County:Skagit County
City:Mount Vernon, Anacortes, ... 18 more
Zip Code:98273, 98284, ... 13 more
Real Estate:For Sale
Search:Find and Compare Realtors

Skagit's Real Estate Market
 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes
 • Median Condominiums


Interesting Facts about Skagit County

As of 2012, Skagit County's population is 116,901 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 13.52 percent.

--------------------

The median home cost in Skagit County is $178,600. Home appreciation the last year has been -2.07 percent.

--------------------

Compared to the rest of the country, Skagit County's cost of living is 9.50% Higher than the U.S. average.

--------------------

Skagit County public schools spend $4,869 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $5,691. There are about 19.5 students per teacher in Skagit County.

--------------------

The unemployment rate in Skagit County is 9.20 percent(U.S. avg. is 8.60%). Recent job growth is Negative. Skagit County jobs have Decreased by 1.35 percent.


Ranked #2 Where to Live to Avoid a Natural Disaster (Lowest Risk)
Ranked #2 Safest Places from Natural Disasters
Ranked #3 Emerging Metropolitan Areas
Ranked #17 Most Secure Places to Live in the U.S. (Small Towns)
Ranked #134 Best Green Cities
See More Rankings Click Here

--------------------

Average Commute time is 27 minutes. The National Average is 28 minutes.

--------------------

Skagit County's Real Estate Market (click to see properties)

 • Newly Listed Homes
 • Most Expensive Listing
 • Million Dollar Houses
 • Homes from $750,001 to $1,000,000
 • Homes from $500,001 to $750,000
 • Homes from $250,000 to $500,000
 • Homes under $250,000
 • Median Priced Homes


We're looking for comments about Skagit. Express your opinion