Maple Valley, Washington 

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Population

27,544

+21.0% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

5.2%

Median Income

$97,809

Median Home Price

$642,200

Median Age

35.8

Comfort Index (Climate)

9.1 / 5.2

summer / winter

Best Places to Live in Maple Valley, Washington

Regional center - East shore of Puget Sound in west-central Washington. August, July and September are the most pleasant months in Maple Valley, while December and January are the least comfortable months.
State: Washington
County: King County
Metro Area: Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue Metro Area
City: Maple Valley
Zip Codes: 98038
Cost of Living: 41.8% higher
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 125 ft above sea level

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Maple Valley, WA Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Median Home ValueHomes less than 10 yrs old
Most Expensive HomesAll 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 Maple Valley is 5.2% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Maple Valley jobs have increased by 2.6%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Maple Valley's cost of living is 41.8% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Maple Valley's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and September are the most pleasant months in Maple Valley, 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
Maple Valley's population is 27,544 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 21.0%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 38.8 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Maple Valley is Real Estate: $642,200. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 5.0%.

SCHOOLS
Maple Valley public schools spend $9,262 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 21.8 students per teacher in Maple Valley. More Education



Best Places to Live in Maple Valley Rankings


Housing Market in Maple Valley

It's a good time to buy in Maple Valley. Home Appreciation is up 22.5% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Maple Valley is $642,200.
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Reviews for Maple Valley   3 Reviews
Great Place to Raise a Family if You Can Afford It - 12/13/2020
We moved to Maple Valley 14 years ago from Kent, mostly for the school district. We have been very happy with the decision. Most of the state's best school districts... Read More

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Foot of the Cascades - 5/18/2010
Quiet, beautiful, lush greenery and just 30 miles to Seattle. Take a load off and stay awhile.... Read More

The teachers here have such passion! - 4/23/2008
Being a resident of Maple Valley for most of my life. I know I wouldn't be where I am if it weren't for the teachers of Tahoma School District #409. Don't let the crime... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN MAPLE VALLEY, WASHINGTON
98038

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