Stanwood

Stanwood, Washington, located in Snohomish County, is a captivating town about 50 miles north of Seattle, renowned for its rich history, natural beauty, and thriving community. With a population of approximately 7,600 residents, Stanwood offers a serene and welcoming atmosphere to residents and visitors alike.

 

The town was established in the late 19th century as a bustling logging community. Today, reminders of its past can be found throughout the town, from charming historic buildings to the Stanwood Area Historical Society Museum. This museum not only preserves the town's heritage but also offers valuable insights into the life and times of early settlers.

 

Nature enthusiasts will find solace in Stanwood's picturesque landscapes. Surrounded by stunning vistas, one can explore the nearby Skagit River, admire the majestic Cascade Mountains, or take a stroll through the breathtaking Camano Island State Park. 

 

Stanwood boasts a thriving community that takes pride in its local businesses, annual festivals, and community events. The town center offers a delightful assortment of shops, restaurants, and art galleries, where visitors can immerse themselves in the local culture. The DeBoer Brothers graduated from the old Stanwood High School, where a brand new High School has since been built in 2020.

 

Small Town Stanwood leaves a lasting impression on all who visit. Its historical charm, natural beauty, and vibrant community make it an exceptional destination for anyone seeking tranquility and culture. Whether you are drawn to its history, nature, or community spirit, Stanwood promises a remarkable experience for all who venture here.

 

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Overview for Stanwood, WA

7,776 people live in Stanwood, where the median age is 31.5 and the average individual income is $38,447. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

7,776

Total Population

31.5 years

Median Age

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

$38,447

Average individual Income

Demographics and Employment Data for Stanwood, WA

Stanwood has 2,738 households, with an average household size of 2.79. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. Here’s what the people living in Stanwood do for work — and how long it takes them to get there. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau. 7,776 people call Stanwood home. The population density is 2,652.75 and the largest age group is Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.

7,776

Total Population

High

Population Density Population Density This is the number of people per square mile in a neighborhood.

31.5

Median Age

47.43 / 52.57%

Men vs Women

Population by Age Group

0-9:

0-9 Years

10-17:

10-17 Years

18-24:

18-24 Years

25-64:

25-64 Years

65-74:

65-74 Years

75+:

75+ Years

Education Level

  • Less Than 9th Grade
  • Associate Degree
  • Bachelor Degree
2,738

Total Households

2.79

Average Household Size

$38,447

Average individual Income

Households with Children

With Children:

Without Children:

Marital Status

Married
Single
Divorced
Separated

Blue vs White Collar Workers

Blue Collar:

White Collar:

Commute Time

0 to 14 Minutes
15 to 29 Minutes
30 to 59 Minutes
60+ Minutes

Schools in Stanwood, WA

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The following schools are within or nearby Stanwood. The rating and statistics can serve as a starting point to make baseline comparisons on the right schools for your family. Data provided by the U.S. Census Bureau.
Type
Name
Category
Grades
School rating
PUBLIC
K - 12th
1/5
Stanwood Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5
Stanwood High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
4/5
Twin City Elementary
PUBLIC
K - 5th
3/5
Cedarhome Elementary School
PUBLIC
K - 5th
4/5
Stanwood Elementary School
PUBLIC
PreK - 5th
4/5
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
No rating available
Lincoln Hill High School
PUBLIC
9th - 12th
1/5
Port Susan Middle School
PUBLIC
6th - 8th
4/5

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