Longview, Washington 

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Population

36,740

+0.4% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

7.2%

Median Income

$37,827

Median Home Price

$251,700

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Best Places to Live in Longview, Washington

Industrial town/Port town complex - Southwest Washington, north of Portland, Oregon. August, July and September are the most pleasant months in Longview, while December and January are the least comfortable months.

Longview, WA Housing Market
Lowest Priced HomesHOMES UNDER $250,000
Most Expensive ListingsHOMES $250,001 to $500,000
Largest HomesHOMES $500,001 to $750,000
Median Priced HomesHOMES $750,001 to $1,000,000
Pros
Nearby mountains
Close to Portland
Pleasant climate
Cons
Unattractive downtown
Economic cycles
Property crime rate


What Bert Has To Say About Longview Metro Area

Longview and its sister city Kelso make up a grain-loading and forest-products center serving ocean traffic coming up the Columbia River. The area contains a complex of grain elevators and mills, an outdated urban core and set of working class neighborhoods and urban sprawl uncharacteristic of many Pacific Northwest towns. The area is close to Portland, 40 miles to the south, and is a western gateway to the Mount St. Helens area.


QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: Washington
County: Cowlitz County
Metro Area: Longview Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning conservative
City: Longview
Zip Codes: 98632
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 26 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Longview is 7.2% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Longview jobs have increased by 0.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Longview's cost of living is 3.6% lower than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Longview's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
In the last Presidential election, Cowlitz county remained very strongly Republican, 57.1% to 39.7%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Longview's population is 36,740 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 0.4%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 20.4 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Longview is Real Estate: $251,700. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 19.1%.

SCHOOLS
Longview public schools spend $10,335 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 19.1 students per teacher in Longview. More Education



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Housing Market in Longview

It's a good time to buy in Longview. Home Appreciation is up 19.1% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Longview is $251,700.

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Reviews for Longview   11 Reviews
Laughs @ lib reviews. Reality for the rest of us. - 7/24/2021
Had to laugh at the reviews written by the liberal wackos from Portland. Longview is NOT Portland. If you want LGBTQ, defunded police, a weirdness factor of 15 on a... Read More

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Trashy town, but there is an untapped gold mine. - 5/15/2021
I lived here since 2014. It started off bad, got worse with trumps crazy a**. If you manage all this, you might understand the "gold mine" Customer service is the... Read More

Trash town - 3/16/2021
a town started as a white utopia, not much has changed! Racist, homophobic town! Mayor uses her religion in her job to discriminate against gays! Library budget cut... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN LONGVIEW, WASHINGTON
98632

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