Olympia, WA Real Estate
Olympia, Washington is located in Thurston County. Nearby cities and towns include Tumwater, Lacey, Tanglewilde, Nisqually Indian Community, Anderson Island, DuPont, Tenino, Longbranch, Rainier, Yelm, Ketron Island, North Yelm, North Fort Lewis, Herron Island, Fort Lewis, Shelton, Rochester, Roy, Steilacoom, Bucoda, Grand Mound, Home, McCleary, McKenna, Porter, Fox Island, Lakewood, Malone, McChord AFB, Grapeview, University Place, Fords Prairie, Oakville, Key Center, Artondale, Centralia, Fircrest, Vaughn, Wollochet, Raft Island, Spanaway, Parkland, Union, Skokomish, South Creek, Allyn, Elma, Rosedale, Midland, Gig Harbor, and Elk Plain. Olympia is a suburban community with a population of 48,369. The median household income is $50,034. In Olympia, 45% of residents are married, and families with children reside in 27% of the households. Half the population of Olympia commutes 15 minutes or less to work, with 68% of residents holding white collar jobs and 32% residents holding blue collar jobs. The median age of homes in Olympia, WA is 27 years, with 45% of those homes owned, 48% rented, and 7% not occupied. In the previous year, 502 Olympia properties were sold. The median sale price of a home in Olympia in the previous year was $229,286.