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Port Angeles is a pretty incredible place to live.  Here you'll find Port Angeles facts, employment, climate, schools, and much more. You can search Port Angeles properties which allows you to search the entire MLS right here, and you can search both homes and land.  You can learn all you ever wanted to learn about Port Angeles by browsing all the Internet information I make available in the Port Angeles Links.  My office is in Port Angeles, and I spend a lot of time in the Olympics hiking and bicycling.  If you would like specific information on property available in Port Angeles, complete this simple form below, or call me, Chuck Marunde at 360.775.5424.  First, here's a brief overview of Port Angeles:

PeoplePort Angeles, WA
Pop. Density93.8
Pop. Change5.23%
Median Age42.7
Household Size2.17
Male Population48.18%
Female Population51.82%
Married Population58.13%
Single Population41.87%


The unemployment rate in Port Angeles (zip 98362), WA, is 5.00%, with job growth of 2.46%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 26.26%.

Port Angeles (zip 98362), WA Taxes

Port Angeles (zip 98362), WA,sales tax rate is 8.30%. Income tax is 0.00%.

Port Angeles (zip 98362), WA Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $22,878, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $39,810.


Port Angeles (zip 98362), WA, violent crime, on a scale from 1 (low crime) to 10, is 5. Violent crime is composed of four offenses: murder and nonnegligent manslaughter, forcible rape, robbery, and aggravated assault. The US average is 3.

Port Angeles (zip 98362), WA, property crime, on a scale from 1 (low) to 10, is 6. Property crime includes the offenses of burglary, larceny-theft, motor vehicle theft, and arson. The object of the theft-type offenses is the taking of money or property, but there is no force or threat of force against the victims. The US average is 3.


Port Angeles (zip 98362), WA, gets 25 inches of rain per year. Seattle gets 38, and the US average is 37. To compare this with where you live now, go to http://www.citytowninfo.com/places, and enter your city.  Snowfall is 3.8 inches. The average US city gets 25 inches of snow per year. The number of days with any measurable precipitation is 148.

On average, there are 129 sunny days per year in Port Angeles (zip 98362), WA. The July high is around 74 degrees. The January low is 31. Our comfort index, which is based on humidity during the hot months, is a 87 out of 100, where higher is more comfortable. The US average on the comfort index is 44.


Port Angeles (zip 98362), WA, schools spend $5,508 per student. There are 20 pupils per teacher, 426 students per librarian, and 1,037 children per counselor in Port Angeles (zip 98362), WA schools.  Go to the Port Angeles School District Website here.

1Lincoln High School
2Crescent SchoolK-12Public
3Dry Creek Elementary SchoolK-5Public
4Fairview Elementary SchoolK-5Public
5Franklin Elementary SchoolK-5Public
6Hamilton Elementary SchoolPK-5Public
7Jefferson Elementary SchoolK-5Public
8North Olympic Peninsula Skills Center9-12Public
9Olympic Christian SchoolPK-12Private
10Olympic Peninsula HomeConnectionK-12Public
Port Angeles High School
Stevens Middle School
Roosevelt Elementary School

For more information, go to Port Angeles data.

Comparative Profile of Port Angeles, WA

Comparing Port Angeles to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Washington (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

to Peers
to State
Senior Citizens99
Age of the Population98
Female Share of the Population68
Male Share of the Population53
Well-Paid Single Men56
Well-Paid Single Women57
Children Under 5 Years Old44
Racial Diversity43


to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married32
Average Household Size22


to Peers
to State
College Educated Adults56
People in Middle Class or Better45
People Above Poverty45
Median Family Income45

Commute & Sprawl

to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work98
Short Commute Times99
Working at Home98
Public Transportation Use87


to Peers
to State
People Living Alone99
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals98
Seasonal and Vacation Housing87
Affordability of Rents77
Affordability of Property Taxes66
Housing Recently Built43


to Peers
to State
Low Property Crime46
Low Violent Crime33

Source:  http://www.citytowninfo.com/places/washington/port-angeles

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