Eastsound, WA

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Eastsound Profile


Overview

Eastsound is a somewhat small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Washington. With a population of 5,518 people and just one neighborhood, Eastsound is the 126th largest community in Washington.

Eastsound home prices are not only among the most expensive in Washington, but Eastsound real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.

Occupations and Workforce

Unlike some towns, Eastsound isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Eastsound are a mix of both white- and blue-collar jobs. Overall, Eastsound is a town of service providers, managers, and professionals. There are especially a lot of people living in Eastsound who work in management occupations (17.07%), office and administrative support (9.58%), and food service (8.75%).

Of important note, Eastsound is also a town of artists. Eastsound has more artists, designers and people working in media than 90% of the communities in America. This concentration of artists helps shape Eastsound’s character.

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 15.14% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.


Setting & Lifestyle

Another notable thing is that Eastsound is a major vacation destination. Much of the town’s population is seasonal: many people own second homes and only live there part-time, during the vacation season. The effect on the local economy is that many of the businesses are dependent on tourist dollars, and may operate only during the high season. As the vacation season ends, Eastsound’s population drops significantly, such that year-round residents will notice that the city is a much quieter place to live.

The town is relatively quiet, having a combination of lower population density and few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. For example, Eastsound has relatively fewer families with younger children, and/or college students. Combined, this makes Eastsound a pretty quiet place to live overall. If you like quiet, you will probably enjoy it here.

Eastsound is also nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Quite often, nautical areas such as these attract visitors and locals who come to enjoy the scenery and various waterfront activities.

Compared to the rest of the country, citizens of Eastsound spend much less time in their cars: on average, their commute to work is only 16.88 minutes. This also means that noise and pollution levels in the town are less than they would otherwise be.

Eastsound Demographics

The education level of Eastsound ranks among the highest in the nation. Of the 25-and-older adult population in Eastsound, 47.66% have at least a bachelor's degree. The typical US community has just 21.84% of its adults holding a bachelor's degree or graduate degree.

The per capita income in Eastsound in 2010 was $37,999, which is wealthy relative to Washington and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $151,996 for a family of four. However, Eastsound contains both very wealthy and poor people as well.

The people who call Eastsound home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Eastsound residents report their race to be White, followed by Asian. Important ancestries of people in Eastsound include English, Irish, Scottish, and Norwegian.

The most common language spoken in Eastsound is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and French.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 5 Condition Alerts found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Eastsound 0.101011101001110
Washington 2.84
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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Eastsound 0.101011101001110
Washington 34.64
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Eastsound 0.101011101001110
Washington 56

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 9 Condition Alerts found.

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School Quality

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Better than of U.S. schools.

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ORCAS ISLAND SCHOOL DISTRICT


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Better than of WA school districts.

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to WA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Orcas Island Middle School
715 School Rd
Eastsound, WA, 98245
07-08
Orcas Island Elementary School
611 School Rd
Eastsound, WA, 98245
KG-06
Waldron Island School
1 School Road
Waldron Island, WA, 98297
KG-12
Oasis K 12
557 School Rd
Eastsound, WA, 98245
KG-12
Orcas Island High School
715 School Rd
Eastsound, WA, 98245
09-12

School District Enrollment By Group

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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 25.2% 46.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 20.0% 39.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.2% 7.2%

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