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 6,615 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
Unlike some cities, Normandy Park isn’t mainly white- or blue-collar. Instead, the most prevalent occupations for people in Normandy Park are a mix of both white- and blue-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 very good place for families to consider. With an enviable combination of good schools, low crime, college-educated neighbors who tend to support education because of their own experiences, and a high rate of home ownership in predominantly single-family properties, Normandy Park really has some of the features that families look for when choosing a good community to raise children. Is Normandy Park perfect? Of course not, and if you like frenetic nightlife, it will be far from your cup of tea. But overall this is a solid community, with many things to recommend it as a family-friendly place to live.
Normandy Park 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. Such areas are often places that visitors and locals go for waterfront activities or taking in the scenery.