The unemployment rate in Washington is 6.1% (U.S. avg. is 6.0%). Recent job growth is Positive. Washington jobs have increased by 1.8%. More Economy
COST OF LIVING
Compared to the rest of the country, Washington's cost of living is 18.7% higher than the U.S. average. More Cost of Living
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WEATHER & CLIMATE
August, July and September are the most pleasant months in the state of Washington, while December and January are the least comfortable months. Today's Weather
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In the last Presidential election, Washington remained very strongly Democratic, 58.0% to 38.8%. More Voting Stats
Washington's population is 7,693,612 people. Since 2020, it has had a population growth of 9.3%. Learn More...
Average Commute time is 27.1 minutes. The National Average is 26.4 minutes. Learn More...
The median home cost in Washington is Real Estate: $504,200
. Home appreciation the last 10 years has been 7.5%.
Washington public schools spend $11,435 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $12,383. There are about 20.3 students per teacher in Washington. More Education