Lacey, Washington 

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Population

46,655

+15.7% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

5.3%

Median Income

$59,885

Median Home Price

$302,100

Best Places to Live in Lacey, Washington

Capital city - West-central Washington at the south end of Puget Sound
Pros
-Attractive setting
-Nearby national parks
-Educated population
Cons
-Cloudy, wet winters
-Cost of living
-Narrow job base

Local Listings in Lacey
 $375,000 
3739 Golden Eagle Loop SE
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1856 SqFt
 $407,997 
8805 Shepard Way NE
Bed 4 | Bath 3 | 2242 SqFt
 $899,000 
2119 East Bay Dr NE
Bed 4 | Bath 2 | 3137 SqFt

What Bert Has To Say About Olympia-Tumwater Metro Area

Olympia is one of the more attractive capital cities in the United States. While there is heavy industry to the north toward Tacoma, Olympia is a clean, mid-sized capital city with a distinctively Pacific Northwest small-town feel. Outdoor recreational opportunities are abundant; Olympic National Park, Mount Rainier National Park, and the Washington coast are all within a day’s drive. Excellent city amenities and services are available in Seattle, although traffic can make the drive challenging.


QUICK FACTS

City: Lacey
Zip Codes: 98503 98513 98516
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 100 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Lacey is 5.3% (U.S. avg. is 3.9%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lacey jobs have increased by 1.42%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Lacey's cost of living is 12.80% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Lacey's Cost of Living

VOTING
Thurston county voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Lacey's population is 46,655 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 15.67%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 26 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Lacey is $302,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 11.58%. Check out the homes in the area

SCHOOLS
Lacey public schools spend $9,461 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 19.6 students per teacher in Lacey. More Education


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Housing Market in Lacey

It's a good time to buy in Lacey. Home Appreciation is up 8.2% in the last 12 months. Browse Lacey Real Estate

The median home price in Lacey is $302,100. Browse Homes in this Range.


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Reviews for Lacey   7 Reviews
Living in Lacey, WA - 6/14/2012
My husband is in the military and so we move from place to place. Lacey is about 20 minutes drive from Joint Base Lewis Mcchord. The area is really nice because it is a... Read More

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Lacey, WA - 1/1/2010
I'm just ready to move someplace where the sun shines more, it's warmer and... Read More

Lacey is ok - 8/11/2009
There is currently construction on a trail that connects from Lacey to Tummwater. The trail used to be an abandoned railroad. I'm very happy because of... Read More


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NEW LISTINGS IN LACEY
$375,000
3739 Golden Eagle Loop SE
Bed 3 | Bath 2

$407,997
8805 Shepard Way NE
Bed 4 | Bath 3

$899,000
2119 East Bay Dr NE
Bed 4 | Bath 2

$289,000
7838 Husky Way SE
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$300,000
5704 58th Ct SE
Bed 3 | Bath 3

$490,000
8630 Anderson Ct NE
Bed 2 | Bath 2

$499,000
1825 Rose St NE
Bed 3 | Bath 3

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