Anacortes, WA: What you need to know

Looking to move to Anacortes , WA? We’ve got everything you want to know about the key factors that could make this the best place for you, including Anacortes , WA real estate. Let’s start with the basics: Anacortes , WA is located in Skagit County . It has a population of 16,048, and we have a cool graph below that shows the city’s ethnic diversity, as well as other important facts and figures.

What about cost of living in Anacortes , WA? The median income in Anacortes , WA is $60,419 and the median home value is $311,700, which should give you a pretty good idea of its affordability.

Anacortes, WA City Profile

Quick Facts

Population 16,048
Median Age 48
Median Household Income $60,419
Median Home Price $311,700

Anacortes, WA Rankings

Anacortes, WA Demographics

Population By Gender

  Male 48.1%
  Female 51.9%

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Median Population

Median Age 48
Age 18 Over 81.6
Age 21 Over 79.4
Age 62 Over 28.6
Age 65 Over 24.1


  Ethnicity White 93%
  Ethnicity Black 0.5%
  Ethnicity Asian 2%
  Ethnicity Hawaiian 0.1%
  Ethnicity Hispanic 5.4%
  Ethnicity Indian 0.8%
  Ethnicity Other 1.2%

Median Household Income

  Median Household Income 60419
  Median Home Price 311700
  Homes Owned 35.4
  Homes Rent 64.6
  Median Property Rent 1049


  English Only 95.9
  English Other 4.1
  English Poor 1600000

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Commute Types

  Walked 4.2
  Worked at Home 8.3
  Public Transportation 1.4
  Other Means 3.8
  Drove Alone 76.4
  Carpooled 5.9