Anacortes Tourism

Anacortes /ˌænəˈkɔːrtəs/ is a city in Skagit County, Washington, United States. The name "Anacortes" is a consolidation of the name Anna Curtis, who was the wife of early Fidalgo Island settler Amos Bowman. Anacortes' population was 15,778 at the time of the 2010 census. It is one of two principal cities of and included in the Mount Vernon-Anacortes Metropolitan Statistical Area. Anacortes is known for the Washington State Ferries dock and terminal serving Lopez Island, Shaw Island, Orcas Island, and San Juan Island, as well as Victoria, British Columbia (via Sidney, British Columbia) on Vancouver Island. There is also a Skagit County-operated ferry that serves Guemes Island, a residential island located across Guemes Channel, north of Anacortes.

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  • Know the pollution level of Anacortes before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 2.94 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 40.91 (Moderate)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 31.82 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 31.82 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 9.09 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 22.5 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 5.77 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 13.64 (Very Low)
  • How safe is Anacortes for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Anacortes.

    • Burglary and Theft 30.36 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 14.29 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 15.38 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 14.29 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 13.46 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 50 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 23.21 (Low)
    • Drug offense 48.21 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 85.71 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 60.71 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 28.57 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 42.86 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Anacortes is 194 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 68.99 (High)
    • Climate Index 86.4 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 15.99 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 19.7 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 75.7 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 52.43 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.12 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 107.33 (High)
    • Indices such as Quality of life, Climate & Healthcare index are good to be high whereas others such as Property price, Traffic & Cost of living Index are good to be low.

  • Here's how much it will cost to shop in Anacortes

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 13 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 40 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 70.42 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 44.45 USD

*Stats and figures mentioned are crowd-sourced ​and subjected to change without notice.

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