Anacortes, WA Real Estate

According to census data in the year 2000 there were 6,547 housing units in Anacortes. This represents a 31.1% growth from 4,992 in 1990.

Of those housing units, 6,377 were located in either urbanized areas or urban clusters, and 170 were located in what is classified as a rural area.

Homeownership rate in Anacortes is about 69.1%. Anacortes's vacancy rate, including seasonal lodging, is about 6.6%. Average household size is 2.38 people.

The majority of houses, apartments or condos in Anacortes were built after 1977.


Housing Size

Housing Units by Size
Studio Type1.40%
One Bedroom11.70%
Two Bedrooms24.60%
Three Bedrooms47.50%
Four Bedrooms12.40%
Five Bedrooms or more2.40%
As % of Housing Units

Owned Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.52
Median year structure was built1978
Median Value of occupied units$171,100
Median Price asked for vacant units$167,200

Rented Homes, Apartments and Condos

Average Household Size2.07
Median year structure was built1975
Median Monthly Rent asked for vacant units$639

Owners Finance Status

Housing Finance
Second Mortgage & Equity Loan0%
Second Mortgage10.70%
Home Equity Loan4.90%
Simple Mortgage43.60%
Debt Free40.80%
As % of Housing Units
Median part of Monthly Household Income dedicated to covering home ownership costs20.1%