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Skamania County, WA

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Skamania County is a wonderful place to live, work and play. Within 45 minutes of Portland, you can enjoy the wild, open space of the Columbia River Gorge without sacrificing access to the metropolitan core. The magnificent beauty of the Columbia River Gorge National Scenic Area is unsurpassed and the scenery changes every day. Small business owners will greet you with a smile and remember your name the next time you return. Service providers are always happy to assist. Government workers keep everything running smoothly, no matter the season. Community & Government Services will give you all the pertinent information regarding the communities in Skamania County. Learn more here.

Skamania County, WA

Population

Total Population

12,118

Population
Growth Rate

0.00%

Median Age

47

Diversity Index

35.500

Housing & Income

Households

4,783

Total Housing Units

5,874


Owner Occupied

3,521

Renter Occupied

1,262

Vacant

1,091

Median Home Value

$384,340


Average Home Value

$459,663

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.00%


Per Capita Income

3.51%

Income Projection

Median Household

$71,709 $88,138


Average Household

$91,393 $108,543


Per Capita

$36,138 $42,947

Workforce

Total Businesses

373

Total Employed

3,298

Workers 16+

5,223

2022 Accommodation/Food Service

cp-industries

Businesses

33

Employed

763

2022 Accommodation Businesses

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Businesses

16

Employed

668

2022 Public Administration

cp-industries

Businesses

58

Employed

584

2022 Educational Services - Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

15

Employed

390

2022 Wholesale Trade Businesses

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Businesses

13

Employed

336

2022 Manufacturing Businesses

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Businesses

16

Employed

253

Some
High School

596

Graduated
High School

2,281

Associates
Degree

865

Bachelor's
Degree

1,349

Graduate
Degree

959

Average Commute Time

29 min.



Resident Commuters

2,455

Non-Resident Commuters

1,492

Drive Alone

4,261

Carpooled

291

Public

5

Work At Home

473