Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue Metro Area, Washington 

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Population

3,735,216

+11.3% since 2010

Unemployment Rate

3.6%

Median Income

$68,969

Median Home Price

$475,300

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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.

Pros
Attractive setting
Arts and culture
Nearby recreation
Cons
Sprawl and traffic
Clouds and rain
Cost of living
 $3,200 
13238 2nd Ave NW
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 2290 SqFt
 $3,450 
6408 Woodlawn Ave N
Bed 3 | Bath 1 | 1100 SqFt
 $3,500 
7038 14th Ave NW
Bed 3 | Bath 2 | 1800 SqFt

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.


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QUICK FACTS

Real Estate: For Sale
Country:
United States
State: Washington
County: King, Pierce, 3 total
Metro Area: Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue Metro Area
Political Ideology: Moderately liberal
City: Seattle, Tacoma, 198 total
Zip Codes: 98052, 98012, 98208, 98115, 98103, 98023, 98270, 98391, 98133, 98003, 170 total
Time zone: Pacific Standard Time (PST)
Elevation: 125 ft above sea level

Highlights

ECONOMY
The unemployment rate in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue Metro Area is 3.6% (U.S. avg. is 3.7%). 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 39.0% 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
The Seattle metro area voted Democratic in the previous five Presidential elections. More Voting Stats

POPULATION
Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue Metro Area's population is 3,735,216 people. Since 2010, 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 $475,300. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.4%. Check out the homes in the area

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 7.4% in the last 12 months. Browse Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue Real Estate

The median home price in Seattle-Tacoma-Bellevue is $475,300. Browse Homes in this Range.


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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, 98023, 98270, 98391, 98133, 98003, 170 total

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Bed 3 | Bath 2

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Bed 3 | Bath 1

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Bed 3 | Bath 2

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