Port Townsend Information

Port Townsend Information

Travel info, sports, demographic data, and general statistics about the city of Port Townsend, WA

General Port Townsend Information

State: Washington

County: Jefferson County

Close cities: Port Hadlock-Irondale, WA, Greenbank, WA, Port Hadlock, WA, Blyn, WA, Chimacum, WA, Sequim, WA, Coupeville, WA, Marrowstone, WA, Freeland, WA, Oak Harbor, WA

Port Townsend Population (census data)
Total 9,069 (+8.7% since 2000)
Male 4,180 (46.1%)
Female 4,889 (53.9%)

Population Density: 1,297 people per sq. mile

Cost of Living Index: 97.1 (US Avg is 100)

Port Townsend Elevation: 120 feet above sea level

Land Area: 6.99 square miles

Median Household Income: $41,738

Zip Codes: 98368.

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Port Townsend Demographic Data

Ethnic Information:
  • White Non-Hispanic (91.9%)
  • Two or more races (2.5%)
  • American Indian (2.5%)
  • Hispanic (2.3%)
  • Other race (0.9%)
  • Black (0.6%)
Ancestry Information:
  • German (24.4%)
  • English (20.6%)
  • Irish (14.3%)
  • Norwegian (6.4%)
  • Italian (5.4%)
  • Scottish (5.1%)
Foriegn Born: 321 people (3.5%)
  • Europe (35.3%)
  • Asia (29.4%)
  • North America (23.5%)
  • Oceania (11.8%)

Local Port Townsend Sports Teams

Major League Baseball: Seattle Mariners
NFL Football: Oakland Raiders, Seattle Seahawks
NBA Basketball: , Portland Trail Blazers
NHL Hockey: San Jose Sharks
NCAA Sports: University of Washington, St.

Port Townsend School Information

High Schools
Port Townsend High School (1500 Van Ness Street, Port Townsend, WA, 98368 - Port Townsend School District 50 District)
Middle Schools
Blue Heron Middle School (3939 San Juan Avenue, Port Townsend, WA, 98368 - Port Townsend School District 50 District)
Elementary Schools
Grant Street Elementary (1637 Grant Street, Port Townsend, WA, 98368 - Port Townsend School District 50 District)
Mountain View Elementary (1919 Blaine Street, Port Townsend, WA, 98368 - Port Townsend School District 50 District)
Other/Private Schools
Individualized Choice Education Program (1637 Grant Street, Port Townsend, WA, 98368 - Port Townsend School District 50 District)
Port Townsend Special Education (450 Fir Street, Port Townsend, WA, 98368 - Port Townsend School District 50 District)

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