Stat-shot of Moses Lake

Real Estate Agent with Realty Executives Grant County 104264

As of 2009, Moses Lake Metro Area's population is 83,047 people. Since 2000, it has had a population growth of 10.59 percent.

The median home cost in Moses Lake Metro Area is $113,170. Home appreciation the last year has been -2.30 percent. Year to date Grant County is up 9% in appreciation.

Compared to the rest of the country, Moses Lake Metro Area's cost of living is 10.60% Lower than the U.S. average.

Moses Lake Metro Area public schools spend $6,648 per student. The average school expenditure in the U.S. is $6,058. There are about 18 students per teacher in Moses Lake Metro Area.

The unemployment rate in Moses Lake Metro Area is 12.20 percent(U.S. avg. is 8.50%). Recent job growth is Positive. Moses Lake Metro Area jobs have Increased by 0.30 percent. Our job situation is improving because of employers like REC expanding.

Bottom line, Moses Lake and all of Grant County is a great place to live. Did I mention the 300+ days of sunshine.

Raymond & Debra Gravelle
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RE/MAX Home Team Realty
(509) 771-9099 or (509) 771-0027

Shirley Parks
Sands Realty 210-414-0966 - San Antonio, TX
Broker, 210-414-0966, San Antonio TX Real Estate

Hi Raymond, After living in Washington state for 2 years, it's hard to believe there is 300+ days of sunshine.  But we lived on Ft. Lewis nearer the the coast and you are in the higher eastern portion... but only about 150 miles east of Ft. Lewis as the crow flies.

Aug 10, 2009 03:25 PM
Raymond Gravelle
Realty Executives Grant County - Moses Lake, WA
Serving Moses Lake, Ephrata, Soap Lake, Grant Cty

Always good to hear from you Shirley! It's a world of difference east of the Cascades. The rain clouds drop their moisture before the get to the east side of the state. Moses Lake averages about 8 inches of rain a year.

Aug 11, 2009 08:05 AM