Port Ludlow is a very small coastal town (i.e. on the ocean, a bay, or inlet) located in the state of Washington. With a population of 2,630 people and just one neighborhood, Port Ludlow is the 171st largest community in Washington.
Real Estate Prices
Port Ludlow home prices are not only among the most expensive in Washington, but Port Ludlow real estate also consistently ranks among the most expensive in America.
Occupations and Workforce
Port Ludlow is a decidedly white-collar town, with fully 86.41% of the workforce employed in white-collar jobs, well above the national average. Overall, Port Ludlow is a town of sales and office workers, professionals and managers. There are especially a lot of people living in Port Ludlow who work in sales jobs (25.55%), office and administrative support (17.43%) and healthcare (12.85%).
Setting & Lifestyle
It is a fairly quiet town because there are relatively few of those groups of people who have a tendency to be noisy. (Children, for example, often can't help themselves from being noisy, and being parents ourselves, we know!) Port Ludlow has relatively few families with children living at home, and is quieter because of it. Renters and college students, for their own reasons, can also be noisy. Port Ludlow has few renters and college students. But the biggest reason it is quieter in Port Ludlow than in most places in America, is that there are just simply fewer people living here. If you think trees make good neighbors, Port Ludlow may be for you.
Port Ludlow 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.
Port Ludlow is a small town, and as such doesn't have a public transit system that people use to get to and from their jobs every day.