Carnation, Washington 

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Population

2,306

-13.1% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

5.4%

Median Income

$65,536

Median Home Price

$838,700

Median Age

36.8

Comfort Index (Climate)

9.1 / 5.3

summer / winter


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Best Places to Live in Carnation, Washington

Regional center - East shore of Puget Sound in west-central Washington. August, July and September are the most pleasant months in Carnation, while December and January are the least comfortable months.
State: Washington
County: King County
Metro Area: Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue Metro Area
City: Carnation
Zip Codes: 98014
Cost of Living: 68.6% higher
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 125 ft above sea level

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Carnation, Wa Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Most Expensive HomesHomes less than 10 yrs old
All Single Family Homes
Pros
Attractive setting
Arts and culture
Nearby recreation
Cons
Sprawl and traffic
Clouds and rain
Cost of living

What Bert Has To Say About Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue Metro Area

Seattle is a lively and cosmopolitan city beautifully set in a dramatic backdrop of water, forests and mountains. The main downtown area sits on a narrow, hilly strip of land between Puget Sound to the west and Lake Washington to the east. Modern skyscrapers rise on high hills in the city center, with residential units lining the lower areas along the water and north of downtown.


Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Carnation is 5.4% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Carnation jobs have increased by 2.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Carnation's cost of living is 68.6% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Carnation's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and September are the most pleasant months in Carnation, while December and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, King county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 75.0% to 22.2%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Carnation's population is 2,306 people. Since 2020, it has had a population decline of 13.1%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 33.3 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Carnation is Real Estate: $838,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.5%.

SCHOOLS
Carnation public schools spend $10,528 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 20.8 students per teacher in Carnation. More Education



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Housing Market in Carnation

It's a good time to buy in Carnation. Home Appreciation is up 21.8% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Carnation is $838,700.
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Reviews for Carnation   1 Reviews
Cool little town. - 4/2/2009
Carnation is a great place to live. The culture here is laid back, and the people are caring and friendly. Carnation is basically surrounded by some of the best hiking... Read More

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