Eastsound Tourism

Eastsound (not to be confused with East Sound, which is the body of water adjoining Eastsound) is an unincorporated community on Orcas Island in San Juan County, Washington, United States. Eastsound is the largest population center on Orcas Island, the second-most populated (after San Juan Island) and physically largest of the San Juan Islands. Eastsound consists of a few hotels and several restaurants, numerous gift stores, a large downtown grocery store, natural food store, hardware store, pharmacy, airport, and several churches. There is a public park that hosts events including the farmers market. Indian Island is just offshore Eastsound's public beach. Eastsound's scenic location makes it a popular tourist destination. Eastsound, Washington is known for its community events, recreation and tourism. Half a mile north of Eastsound is Orcas Island Airport, with scheduled service to Seattle, Bellingham, Anacortes, Friday Harbor and Lopez Island and unscheduled service to many other locations.Moran State Park is located nearby. Notable residents include Apollo 8 Astronaut William "Bill" Anders and cartoonist Gary Larson.

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Is Eastsound in United States on your travel bucket list? This online travel guide is all you need to have before planning your trip. A gripping city on its own right, Seattle also deserves a visit. Add Seattle to your vacation plan, it has an interesting bunch of activities to do on your visit like Sky View Observatory, Space Needle, Hiram M. Chittenden Locks. A vacation to Eastsound can typically be of 1-2 days. Immerse in the spirit of the city and you'll not miss your home.

  • Know the pollution level of Eastsound 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 Eastsound for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Eastsound.

    • Burglary and Theft 26.56 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 14.06 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 14.06 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 11.67 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 50 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 23.44 (Low)
    • Drug offense 53.13 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 87.5 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 60.94 (High)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 29.69 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 11.67 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 42.19 (Moderate)
  • Quality of Life Index of Eastsound is 193.9 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 69.85 (High)
    • Climate Index 86.4 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 15.99 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 19.55 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 75.64 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 52.43 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.12 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 105.81 (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 Eastsound

    • 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 ‚Äčand subjected to change without notice.

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