Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue Metro Area, Washington 

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Population

4,018,598

+11.3% since 2020

Unemployment Rate

5.9%

Median Income

$68,969

Median Home Price

$670,400

Median Age

37.1

Comfort Index (Climate)

9.3 / 5.4

summer / winter

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Best Places to Live in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue Metro Area, Washington

Regional center - East shore of Puget Sound in west-central Washington. August, July and September are the most pleasant months in the Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue metro area, while December and January are the least comfortable months.
State: Washington
County: King, Pierce, 3 total
Metro Area: Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue Metro Area
City: Seattle, Tacoma, 198 total
Zip Codes: 98052, 98012, 98208, 98115, 98103, 98391, 98270, 98133, 98105, 98118, 170 total
Cost of Living: 47.3% higher
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 125 ft above sea level

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Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue, Wa Housing Market
Least Expensive HomesHomes Over 2,000 Sq. Ft.
Most Expensive HomesHomes less than 10 yrs old
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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 Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue Metro Area is 5.9% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue Metro Area jobs have increased by 2.4%. More Economy

COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue Metro Area's cost of living is 47.3% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living or Compare Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue Metro Area's Cost of Living

WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and September are the most pleasant months in the Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue metro area, while December and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather | Climate Averages

VOTING
In the last Presidential election, the Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue metro area remained overwhelmingly Democratic, 66.7% to 30.1%. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue Metro Area's population is 4,018,598 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 11.3%. Learn More...

TRANSPORTATION
Average Commute time is 30.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...

REAL ESTATE
The median home cost in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue Metro Area is Real Estate: $670,400. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.4%.

SCHOOLS
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue Metro Area public schools spend $11,921 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 19.2 students per teacher in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue Metro Area. More Education



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Housing Market in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue

It's a good time to buy in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue. Home Appreciation is up 20.0% in the last 12 months.
The median home price in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue is $670,400.
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Reviews for Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue   2 Reviews
Great place to live - 3/2/2020
I have lived here for 36 years and love it. Mountains are a short drive away, tons of camping, people are friendly, and it feels safe.... Read More

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Seattle is a wonderful playground for the hapless. - 3/7/2019
If you enjoy traffic gridlock, daily crime, gangs, homeless people defecating and urinating in public, business people who cannot communicate using the English language,... Read More


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ZIP CODES IN SEATTLE-TACOMA-BELLEVUE METRO AREA, WASHINGTON
98052, 98012, 98208, 98115, 98103, 98391, 98270, 98133, 98105, 98118, 170 total

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