Issaquah, Washington 

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+28.0% since 2020

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9.1 / 5.2

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Best Places to Live in Issaquah, Washington

Issaquah, Washington is found in King county offering its citizens access to parks including Cougar Mountain Regional Wildland Park while also having shopping options at Gilman Village plus multiple dining spots including Thai Orchid restaurant Regional center - East shore of Puget Sound in west-central Washington.
State: Washington
County: King County
Metro Area: Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue Metro Area
City: Issaquah
Zip Codes: 98027 98029
Cost of Living: 75.2% higher
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 125 ft above sea level

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Issaquah, Wa Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Most Expensive HomesHomes less than 10 yrs old
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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.


The unemployment rate in Issaquah is 5.1% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Issaquah jobs have increased by 2.6%. More Economy

Compared to the rest of the country, Issaquah's cost of living is 75.2% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Issaquah's Cost of Living

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

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

Issaquah's population is 39,057 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 28.0%. Learn More...

Average Commute time is 28.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

The median home cost in Issaquah is Real Estate: $1,057,600. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.4%.

Issaquah public schools spend $12,865 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 20.9 students per teacher in Issaquah. More Education

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Housing Market in Issaquah

It's a good time to buy in Issaquah. Home Appreciation is up 7.4% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Issaquah is $1,057,600.
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Reviews for Issaquah   10 Reviews
Nice If You're Into Fakery - 3/14/2021
Great place if you enjoy living in a city of cloned homes, cars, and humans with no souls. You know the ones. Why show off your new Mercedes, Land Rover or Porsche when... Read More

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Lot's of changes but still fun - 8/13/2020
I lived in Issaquah for close to 30 years. I have seen a lot of changes in the city - some good and some not so good. I was very sad to leave and even sorrier to have... Read More

Great Location for now - 9/2/2012
Issaquah provides great proximity to Seattle, a short morning commute (35 mins one way, just enough time for a short nap or reading), convenience to shopping, but also... Read More

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