Port Orchard Tourism

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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 22.26 (Low)
    • Water Pollution 39.84 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 49.63 (Moderate)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 36.4 (Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 17.54 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 24.25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction to Spend Time in the City 19.57 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 18.85 (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 41.14 (Moderate)
    • Mugging and Robbery 36.01 (Low)
    • Assault and Armed Robbery 40.37 (Moderate)
    • Corruption and Bribery 31.65 (Low)
    • Car Stealing 39.81 (Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 58.18 (Moderate)
    • Attacks 37.27 (Low)
    • Drug offense 64.55 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 77.27 (High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 46.85 (Moderate)
    • Insulting and offensive behaviour 45.18 (Moderate)
    • Hate crime due to Racism, Religion, ethnic origin 20.95 (Low)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 56.08 (Moderate)
  • Living in Port Orchard - Quality of Life

    Quality of Life Index of Port Orchard is 189.69 (Very High)

    • Safety Index 55.71 (Moderate)
    • Climate Index 91.78 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 30.26 (Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 44.34 (Moderate)
    • Cost of Living Index 90.26 (High)
    • Health Care Index 71.46 (High)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 4.76 (Very Low)
    • Purchasing Power Index 146.96 (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 13.5 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 35.81 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 77 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 48.29 USD

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

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