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Pros

-Attractive setting
-Mild year-round climate
-Central location

Cons

-Economy
-Some unattractive sprawl
-Property crime rate


What Bert Has To Say About Mount Vernon-Anacortes Metro Area


In an area of uncommon scenic beauty, Mount Vernon is adjacent to a vast river delta that stretches west to the Puget Sound but is otherwise surrounded by mountains. Anacortes is a main port gateway to the San Juan Islands and an oil terminal and refining center. The river delta supports a magnificent area of farmland, settled by Swedes and later by the Dutch, bringing visitors worldwide during the annual Skagit Valley Tulip Festival each spring. The economy is a mix of farming, forest products, fishing, tourism, and some industry.


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Highlights


  • Location: Northwest Washington, along Puget Sound
  • Country: United States
  • State: Washington
  • County: Skagit
  • Metro Area: Mount Vernon-Anacortes Metro Area

Quick Facts About Mount Vernon-Anacortes


    ECONOMY
    The unemployment rate in Mount Vernon-Anacortes Metro Area is 6.70 percent(U.S. avg. is 5.20%). Recent job growth is Positive. Mount Vernon-Anacortes Metro Area jobs have Increased by 1.28 percent.
    COST OF LIVING
    Compared to the rest of the country, Mount Vernon-Anacortes Metro Area's cost of living is 18.80% Higher than the U.S. average.
    POPULATION
    As of 2014, Mount Vernon-Anacortes Metro Area's population is 121,846 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 53.16 percent.
    TRANSPORTATION
    Average Commute time is 17 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes.
    REAL ESTATE
    The median home cost in Mount Vernon-Anacortes Metro Area is $266,000. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 3.55%.
    SCHOOLS
    Mount Vernon-Anacortes Metro Area public schools spend $11,697 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 18.5 students per teacher in Mount Vernon-Anacortes Metro Area.

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