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This Data is Taken from Federal Consensus Reports
PeopleSequim, WA
Population26,513 (Fed. Con. Does not Use City Limits)
Pop. Density118.1
Pop. Change23.05%
Median Age54.4
Households12,265
Household Size2.12
Male Population46.51%
Female Population53.49%
Married Population66.85%
Single Population33.15%

Employment

The unemployment rate in Sequim (zip 98382), WA, is 5.00%, with job growth of 2.46%. Future job growth over the next ten years is predicted to be 26.14%.

Sequim (zip 98382), WA Taxes

Sequim (zip 98382), WA,sales tax rate is 8.30%. Income tax is 0.00%.

Sequim (zip 98382), WA Income and Salaries

The income per capita is $26,282, which includes all adults and children. The median household income is $44,355.

The median home value in Sequim (zip 98382), WA, is $375,000. Home appreciation is -0.66% over the last year. The median age of Sequim (zip 98382), WA, real estate is 20 years.

Sequim (zip 98382), WA Apartments and Rentals

Renters make up 18.29% of the Sequim (zip 98382), WA, population. 10.43% of houses and apartments in Sequim (zip 98382), WA, are unoccupied (vacancy rate).

Crime

Sequim (zip 98382), WA, violent crime, on a scale from 1 (low crime) to 10, is 2. Violent crime is composed of four offenses: murder and nonnegligent manslaughter, forcible rape, robbery, and aggravated assault. The US average is 3.

Sequim (zip 98382), WA, property crime, on a scale from 1 (low) to 10, is 3. 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.

Climate

Sequim (zip 98382), WA, gets 17 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 5 inches. The average US city gets 25 inches of snow per year. The number of days with any measurable precipitation is 122.

On average, there are 156 sunny days per year in Sequim (zip 98382), WA. The July high is around 72 degrees. The January low is 32. Our comfort index, which is based on humidity during the hot months, is a 93 out of 100, where higher is more comfortable. The US average on the comfort index is 44.

Education

Sequim (zip 98382), WA, schools spend $5,100 per student. There are 19 pupils per teacher, 517 students per librarian, and 452 children per counselor in Sequim (zip 98382), WA schools.

School NameGradesAddressZipPhoneCountyTypeDistrict Name
Five Acre SchoolPK-6515 Lotzgesell Rd
Sequim, WA
98382(360) 681-7255ClallamprivateZillah School District
Greywolf Elementary SchoolK-5171 Carlsborg Rd.
Sequim, WA
98382(360) 582-3300ClallampublicSequim School District
Helen Haller Elementary SchoolK-5350 W. Fir Street
Sequim, WA
98382(360) 582-3200ClallampublicSequim School District
Sequim Adventist School1-9255 Medsker Road
Sequim, WA
98382(360) 683-6170ClallamprivateZillah School District
Sequim Christian Academy2-12847 No. Sequin Ave.
Sequim, WA
98382(360) 683-1177ClallamprivateZillah School District
Sequim Community SchoolPK-12220 W. Alder
Sequim, WA
98382(360) 582-3400ClallampublicSequim School District
Sequim Middle School6-8301 W. Hendrickson Rd.
Sequim, WA
98382(360) 582-3504ClallampublicSequim School District
Sequim Senior High School9-12601 N. Sequim Ave.
Sequim, WA
98382(360) 582-3600ClallampublicSequim School District

Voting

46.37% of the people in Sequim (zip 98382), WA are registered as Democrats. 51.33% are registered Republican. Remaining are independent: 2.30%.

Comparative Profile of Sequim, WA

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

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


The People

CharacteristicCompared
to Peers
Compared
to State
Senior Citizens1010
Age of the Population1010
Female Share of the Population1010
Racial Diversity74
Well-Paid Single Women76
Well-Paid Single Men53
Children Under 5 Years Old11
Male Share of the Population11

Families

CharacteristicCompared
to Peers
Compared
to State
Portion of People Married11
Average Household Size11

Wealth

CharacteristicCompared
to Peers
Compared
to State
College Educated Adults86
People in Middle Class or Better54
People Above Poverty45
Median Family Income33

Commute & Sprawl

CharacteristicCompared
to Peers
Compared
to State
Public Transportation Use108
Walking and Biking to Work108
Working at Home99
Short Commute Times98

Housing

CharacteristicCompared
to Peers
Compared
to State
People Living Alone1010
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals109
Housing Recently Built98
Seasonal and Vacation Housing88
Affordability of Property Taxes36
Affordability of Rents37

Crime

CharacteristicCompared
to Peers
Compared
to State
Low Violent Crime78
Low Property Crime25

Source:  http://www.citytowninfo.com/places/washington/sequim


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