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Port Orchard is a city in and the county seat of Kitsap County, Washington, United States. It is located 13 miles due west of West Seattle and connected to Seattle and Vashon Island via the Washington State Ferries run to Southworth. It is named after Port Orchard, the strait that separates Bainbridge Island from the Kitsap Peninsula. The population was 11,144 at the 2010 census. The Washington State Office of Financial Management's 2015 estimate placed the population at 13,607.


This is a comprehensive travel guide for Port Orchard in United States. From budgeting tips to finding the best spots, this travel guide has got all the insider information to explore Port Orchard like a local. Port Orchard is located at a short trip away from Seattle a major city in United States. Seattle is bestowed with interesting set of attractions like Sky View Observatory, Space Needle, Hiram M. Chittenden Locks. Also, to reach Port Orchard, you'll have to take a flight to Seattle; so its not really a detour. And even if it is, the city is worth paying at least a quick visit. Popular vacation packages of Port Orchard are of 1-2 days.

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Facts and Stats for Port Orchard*

  • Pollution Statistics in Port Orchard

    Know the pollution level of Port Orchard before you plan your visit.

    • Air Pollution 21.91 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 39.38 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 51.2 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 36.61 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 15.96 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 23.19 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 17.94 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 18.52 (Very Low)
  • Port Orchard: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 40.36 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 34.89 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 40.11 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 30.47 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 39.05 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 58.57 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 36.43 (Low)
    • Drug offense 66.25 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 77.66 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 47.7 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 46.22 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 19.86 (Very Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 56.43 (Moderate)
  • Living in Port Orchard - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Port Orchard is 187.07 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 55.43 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 91.73 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 29.62 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 43.47 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 84.4 (Moderate)
    • Health Care Index 71.2 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 6.12 (Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 140.85 (Very 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 Port Orchard

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Port Orchard

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.1 USD
    • International Movie per seat 14 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 41.71 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 81.49 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 50.37 USD

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

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