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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.

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Facts and Stats for Eastsound*

  • Pollution Statistics in Eastsound

    Know the pollution level of Eastsound before you plan your visit.

    • Water Pollution 35 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 30 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 30 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 15 (Very Low)
  • Eastsound: Crime and Safety

    How safe is Eastsound for tourists? Understand risks and safety concerns that can hamper your travel experience in Eastsound.

    • Burglary and Theft 36.36 (Low)
    • Mugging and Robbery 15.91 (Very Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 17.5 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 18.18 (Very Low)
    • Car Stealing 17.5 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 50 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 25 (Low)
    • Drug offense 52.27 (Moderate)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 84.09 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 59.09 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 29.55 (Low)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 11.36 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 45.45 (Moderate)
  • Living in Eastsound - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Eastsound is 186.56 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 66.99 (High)
    • Climate Index 86.34 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 12.41 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 17.75 (Very Low)
    • Cost of Living Index 77.03 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 46.99 (Moderate)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 3.78 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 104.58 (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.

  • Cost for Essentials in Eastsound

    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 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 37.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 64.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 45 USD

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

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