Normandy Park is a somewhat small coastal city (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Washington. With a population of 6,668 people and just one neighborhood, Normandy Park is the 114th largest community in Washington.
Real Estate Prices
Normandy Park home prices are not only among the most expensive in Washington, but Normandy Park real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Normandy Park is neither predominantly blue-collar nor white-collar, instead having a mixed workforce of both blue-collar and white-collar jobs. Overall, Normandy Park is a city of professionals, managers and sales and office workers. There are especially a lot of people living in Normandy Park who work in management occupations (18.13%), office and administrative support (13.33%) and healthcare (7.89%).
Also of interest is that Normandy Park has more people living here who work in computers and math than 95% of the places in the US.
Setting & Lifestyle
Because of many things, Normandy Park is a great place for families with children to consider. First of all, many other families with children live here, making Normandy Park a place where both parents and children are more likely to develop social ties with other families, as well as find family-oriented services and community. The city’s good public school district and large population of college-educated adults provide an environment conducive to academic values. With regard to real estate, Normandy Park has a high rate of owner-occupied single family homes, which tends to reflect stability in the local community. Finally, Normandy Park’s overall crime rate is lower than average for the country.
One of the nice things about Normandy Park is that it is nautical, which means that parts of it are somewhat historic and touch the ocean or tidal bodies of water, such as inlets and bays. Because of this, visitors and locals will often go to these areas to take in the scenery or to enjoy waterfront activities.