Wenatchee, Washington 

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Population

33,636

55% Growth

Unemployment Rate

5.3%

Median Income

$47,168

Avg. Home Price

$268,400

Best Places to Live in Wenatchee, Washington

Small town - Central Washington, east slope of Cascade Range
Pros
-Nearby mountains
-Year-round climate
-Attractive downtown
Cons
-Recent job declines
-Cost of housing
-Isolation

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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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Country: United States
State: Washington
County: Chelan County
Metro Area: Wenatchee Metro Area
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 5.3% (U.S. avg. is 5.2%). Recent job growth is Positive. Wenatchee jobs have increased by 3.70%. Learn More...
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Wenatchee's cost of living is 6.20% higher than the U.S. average. Learn More... or Compare Wenatchee's Cost of Living
POPULATION
Wenatchee's population is 33,636 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 54.61%. Learn More...
TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 16 minutes. The National Average is 26 minutes. Learn More...
REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Wenatchee is $268,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 10.32%. Check out the homes in the area.
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. Learn More...

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Housing Market in Wenatchee

It's a good time to buy in Wenatchee. Home Appreciation is up 10.3% in the last 12 months. Browse Wenatchee Real Estate.

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Reviews for Wenatchee   9 Reviews
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

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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

Mayberry in color! - 2/19/2010
My wife and I visited Anaconda a few years ago and fell in love with the place! We were driving down the main thoroughfare and couldn't believe what we were seeing! Cars... Read More


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98801
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