A Complete Recreational Development In The NW

About Ocean Shores, Washington


Ocean Shores is a 6x2 mile peninsula in Southwestern Washington state and is a recreational paradise for the outdoor enthusiast offering beautiful scenery and countless amenities!
 
We boast an 18-hole championship Golf Course, small craft Airport, Community Club, 15 parks with 2 outdoor swimming pools and boat launches, Lakefront park with nature trails winding throughout a hundred-acre old growth forest, 5-mile freshwater Lake with 23 miles of interconnecting Canals on which to boat, ski or fish and a smaller Lake surrounded by a walking path.
 
In addition, we have numerous shops, galleries, and our own Community Club. This club offers a wide variety of activities, including several pools and exercise facilities. It currently costs only $145.00 per year.
 
Ocean Shores offers View, Golf Course, Ocean, Jetty, Bay, Lake and Canal front homes and camping/building lots.
 
With the Ocean being our main attraction, our beach is a state highway on which you may drive! We also have several public access approaches if you enjoy walking along the coast.
 
We Love This Place!!!
 

 


 
 

 


Neighborhood Information


Population
Total Population 5,843
Male Population (48.5 %) 2,833
Female Population (51.5 %) 3,010
Percent Change Since 2000 43.1 %
Percent Change Since 2010 0.9 %
Median Age 57.06
Employment
White Collar 967
Blue Collar 693
Households
Total Households 2,855
Family Households 1,753
Non-family Households 1,101
Households With Children 425
Households Without Children 2,431
Average People Per Household 2.05
Education (Number of people who have achieved the following levels of education)
No High School 73
Some High School 394
Some College 1,341
Associate Degree 365
Bachelors Degree 702
Graduate Degree 130
Marital Status (Number of people who have the following marital status)
Never Married 1,069
Married 2,606
Separated 269
Widowed 236
Divorced 671
Income/Financial
Average Household Income $63,935
Median Household Income $44,260
Median Income Under 25 $23,239
Median Income 25-44 $31,346
Median Income 45-64 $52,589
Median Income Over 65 $43,273
Percent Increase/Decrease in Income Since 2000 30.0 %
Percent Increase/Decrease in Income Since 2010 2.0 %
Average Household Net Worth $395,746
Median Home Sale Price $115,000
Sales Tax Rate 8.4 %
Sales Tax Type CO
Average Household Total Expenditure $51,656
Weather
Average High in January 47.20 °F
Average Low in January 38.00 °F
Average High in July 66.60 °F
Average Low in July 53.20 °F
Annual Precipitation 70.45 in.
Air Pollution Index 104
Other Amenities
Airport Seattle-Tacoma International
Miles To Airport 91
Junior College GRAYS HARBOR COLLEGE
Miles To Junior College 16
University EVERGREEN STATE COLLEGE
Miles To University 55
Sports Team Tacoma Rainiers
Miles To Sports Team 79
Lifestyle
The following values are represented as an index, where the value 100 represents the national average.
Below Average Above Average
Total Household Expenditure
 
 
93
Contributions
 
 
88
Insurance
 
 
88
Clothing
 
 
91
Education
 
 
83
Entertainment
 
 
93
Food
 
 
95
Healthcare
 
 
100
Household Furnishings
 
 
90
Shelter
 
 
93
Household Operations
 
 
88
Other
 
 
98
Personal Care
 
 
93
Reading
 
 
94
Tobacco
 
 
103
Transportation
 
 
94
Utilities
 
 
97
Gifts
 
 
90
Crime
The following values are represented as an index, where the value 100 represents the national average.
Below Average Above Average
Total Crime Risk
 
 
118
Personal Crime Risk
 
 
59
Murder Risk
 
 
7
Rape Risk
 
 
192
Robbery Risk
 
 
19
Assault Risk
 
 
53
Property Crime Risk
 
 
137
Burglary Risk
 
 
212
Larceny Risk
 
 
154
Automotive Theft Risk
 
 
27
Data on community demographi​cs provided by OnBoard LLC Copyright © OnBoard LLC. Informatio​n is deemed reliable but is not guaranteed​. All community demographi​cs data is for the year 2013 unless otherwise specified.​

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