Washington

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From tech startups to stunning scenery, Washington gives residents countless opportunities to build their ideal life.

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Approximately 60 percent of Washington residents live in the Seattle metro area. Among the other best places to live in Washington are Bellevue, Renton, Bellingham, Olympia, Redmond, Tacoma and Vancouver. Washington is a leading agricultural state along with industries such as aircraft, computer software, telecommunications and lumber, and residents enjoy a variety of outdoor recreational choices like Mount Rainier National Park and the Puget Sound. Top universities include Washington, Washington State and Eastern Washington.

Quick Facts

Average Household Income
$73,627
Average Property Tax
$1,731
State Population
7,608,571
Sales Tax
6.5%
State Income Tax
None

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