Birchwood 74 Excellent
Birchwood Livability #10 ranked neighborhood in Bellingham#115 ranked neighborhood in WashingtonRanks better than 69% of areas
A+ Birchwood Amenities Lots of amenities close to this location
D Birchwood Cost of Living Cost of living is 8% lower than Washington
1066% more expensive than the US average
12020% more expensive than the US average
United States
100National cost of living index
Birchwood cost of living
D+ Birchwood Crime Total crime is 3% lower than Washington
Total crime
2,89016% higher than the US average
Chance of being a victim
1 in 3516% higher than the US average
Year-over-year crime
-19%Year over year crime is down
Birchwood crime
D+ Birchwood Employment Household income is 25% lower than Washington
Median household income
$46,86815% lower than the US average
Income per capita
$24,69317% lower than the US average
Unemployment rate
4%18% lower than the US average
Birchwood employment
B+ Birchwood Housing Home value is 30% lower than Washington
Median home value
$187,7002% higher than the US average
Median rent price
$9055% lower than the US average
Home ownership
33%48% lower than the US average
Birchwood real estate or Birchwood rentals
D- Birchwood Schools HS graduation rate is 7% lower than Washington
High school grad. rates
80%3% lower than the US average
School test scores
44%11% lower than the US average
Student teacher ratio
n/aequal to the US average
Birchwood K-12 schools
N/A Birchwood User Ratings There are a total of 0 ratings in Birchwood
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      Birchwood transportation information

      Average one way commuten/a18min27min
      Workers who drive to work71.4%66.9%72.3%
      Workers who carpool9.3%8.4%10.2%
      Workers who take public transit2.3%5.5%6.2%
      Workers who bicycle3.5%3.3%0.9%
      Workers who walk4.5%8.3%3.6%
      Working from home8.4%6.1%5.6%

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      Monthly costs include: fuel, maintenance, tires, insurance, license fees, taxes, depreciation, and financing.
      Source: The Birchwood, Bellingham, WA data and statistics displayed above are derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS).