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Retire To Vancouver, WA
City Report

Vancouver, Washington is one of the great places in the U.S. to live in retirement. Find city facts on home sales prices, air quality, water quality, medical care, cost of living, taxes, weather and other demographics.




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The interactive map below provides a birds-eye view of the city. See how home prices are trending over the past few years. Read a city profile and search homes for sale.

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Vancouver, Washington
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Vancouver, Washington


Vancouver Population
. 1990 2000 2010 2013 (est.)
Portland-Vancouver Metro Area blank blank blank 2,226,009
Vancouver 46,380 143,560 161,791 167,405



Vancouver
Home Sales Prices
(new & existing homes)
. Monthly Average Annual Average Yr-Over-Yr Change
2015 .$274,6068.3%
Dec $286,311 . .
Nov $285,918 . .
Oct $284,006 . .
Sep $276,491 . .
Aug $278,619 . .
Jul $274,339 . .
Jun $275,338 . .
May $264,258 . .
Apr $262,857 . .
Mar $258,088 . .
Feb $284,627 . .
Jan $258,086 . .
2014 .$253,54610.2%
2013 .$230,03514.2%
2012 .$201,4230.0%
2011 . $201,419 -7.1%
2010 . $216,863 -2.1%





Home Sales Price to Big City Comparison
(2015)
. Vancouver GPTR 99 City Avg
Home Price $274,606 $361,000
Nearest Big City Portland na
Home Sales Price in Portland $319,000 $281,000
Home Sales Price Bargain Index 69% of Portland home prices 128%



Home Sales Price to Renting Comparison
(2015)
. Vancouver GPTR 99 City Avg
Home Price $274,606 $361,000
Monthly Rent $1,391 $1,336
Price/Rent Index 13.3 times the annual rent 18.1



Vancouver
Cost of Living (2015-16)
103% GPTR 99 City Average
110%



Vancouver Taxes
(2016)
blank Tax Rate Days Worked to Pay State Rank Tax Rate
(99 City Avg)
Days Worked to Pay
(99 City Avg)
State and Local Sales Tax 8.9% -- 5* 6.9% --
Federal, State and Local Tax -- 118 days 11* -- 113 days
* State rank of 1 pays the highest taxes



Vancouver Building Permits
(single family homes)
2014 189
2013 272
2012 315
2011 81
2010 137



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