Lake Stevens, Washington 

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Population

35,135

+15.3% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

6.5%

Median Income

$70,345

Median Home Price

$632,100

Median Age

33.5

Comfort Index (Climate)

9.1 / 5.3

summer / winter


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Lake Stevens, WA sits just east of Everett providing its residents with easy access to numerous natural attractions from hiking trails to boulder fields scattered throughout the area. Regional center - East shore of Puget Sound in west-central Washington.
State: Washington
County: Snohomish County
Metro Area: Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue Metro Area
City: Lake Stevens
Zip Codes: 98258 98205
Cost of Living: 30.2% higher
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 125 ft above sea level

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Lake Stevens, 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 Lake Stevens is 6.5% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Lake Stevens jobs have increased by 2.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Lake Stevens's cost of living is 30.2% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Lake Stevens's Cost of Living

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

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Snohomish county remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 58.5% to 37.9%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Lake Stevens's population is 35,135 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 15.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 32.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Lake Stevens is Real Estate: $632,100. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 6.8%.

SCHOOLS
Lake Stevens public schools spend $9,502 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 22.2 students per teacher in Lake Stevens. More Education



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Housing Market in Lake Stevens

It's a good time to buy in Lake Stevens. Home Appreciation is up 6.8% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Lake Stevens is $632,100.
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Reviews for Lake Stevens   7 Reviews
Best Small Town - 5/25/2010
I lived all over the country and the world for 27 yrs and moved into Lake Stevens 12 yrs ago. Absolutely a great place to live! Our 3 girls have done well in the... Read More

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Lake Stevens - bedroom community, and not much els - 11/19/2009
My family and I lived in Lake Stevens for 7 years (2000 to 2007). It is a nice bedroom community that has good schools (get involved parents), low crime, and an ok lake... Read More

corruption- infighting- censure - 8/21/2008
10 years ago Lake Stevens was a nice little quiet town. Small town politics created their own megajobs, money, power and infighting. 2007 had a mayoral coups d'etats... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN LAKE STEVENS, WASHINGTON
98258 98205

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