Wenatchee, Washington 

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Population

33,544

+7.6% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

4.0%

Median Income

$47,168

Median Home Price

$301,500

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Best Places to Live in Wenatchee, Washington

Small town - Central Washington, east slope of Cascade Range. June, September and August are the most pleasant months in Wenatchee, while December and January are the least comfortable months.

Wenatchee, 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
Year-round climate
Attractive downtown
Cons
Recent job declines
Cost of housing
Isolation

What Bert Has To Say About Wenatchee Metro Area

Wenatchee is a mountain gateway between western Washington and the agricultural areas of the Columbia Plateau to the east. The economy is supported mainly by agriculture and forest products.. The physical setting is attractive and the original downtown area is pleasant (winning a recent National Trust for Historic Preservation Great American Main Street Award).


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QUICK FACTS

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Country: United States
State: Washington
County: Chelan County
Metro Area: Wenatchee Metro Area
Political Ideology: Leaning liberal
City: Wenatchee
Zip Codes: 98801
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 645 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Wenatchee is 4.0% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). Recent job growth is Positive. Wenatchee jobs have increased by 1.7%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Wenatchee's cost of living is 0.8% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Wenatchee's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
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VOTING
Chelan county voted Republican in the last five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Wenatchee's population is 33,544 people. Since 2010, it has had a population growth of 7.6%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 17.2 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Wenatchee is Real Estate: $301,500. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 13.9%.

SCHOOLS
Wenatchee public schools spend $10,141 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 18.3 students per teacher in Wenatchee. More Education



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Housing Market in Wenatchee

It's a good time to buy in Wenatchee. Home Appreciation is up 13.9% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Wenatchee is $301,500.

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Reviews for Wenatchee   10 Reviews
Wonderfully diverse - 10/29/2020
This is a wonderful place to live. Lots of sun, and Winters are not as cold as the East coast. With an enormous, thriving and escalating diversity of people, and... Read More

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Love this place!!! - 2/15/2017
I grew up in Seattle and spend most of my life there. As much as I love the Seattle area I've always felt the need to leave my home town to explore new horizons.... Read More

cost of living - 8/13/2013
As my main residence is in Oceanside Ca. I stay in E. Wenatchee 3 to 4 months a year (spring/summer) I can say that Wenatchee is an expensive place to live...yes more... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN WENATCHEE, WASHINGTON
98801

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