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Preston is a small unincorporated community and exurban community located 22 miles (35 km) east of Seattle in King County, Washington, United States. The community was named after railway official William T. Preston. Preston is a historic mill town on the northeast edge of the large Tiger Mountain State Forest, along Interstate 90. Preston, elevation 430 ft, is located within commuting distance of Seattle and Bellevue. The local Raging River feeds into the Snoqualmie River at Fall City, and offers recreational activities like fly-fishing and swimming. Eastside Fire & Rescue has an all-volunteer fire station, Station 74, staffed by residents of Preston and nearby communities, which serves the Preston area. The Preston Community Club is a volunteer organization that was created to unite and protect the historic Preston community by organizing town events, and acting as liaisons to local and state government. Several small stores have popped up as the area grows, such as the Preston General store, Indoor Garden & Lighting, Coffee Too!, Subway, and the Preston Post Office. Several larger companies have taken advantage of Preston's accessibility, such as bottled water company Talking Rain, SanMar, and Platt.

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Facts and Stats for Preston*

  • Pollution Statistics in Preston

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

    • Air Pollution 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Water Pollution 37.5 (Low)
    • Noise and Light Pollution 31.25 (Low)
    • Unattended dirt and garbage 18.75 (Very Low)
    • Drinking Water Pollution and Inaccessibility 12.5 (Very Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Garbage Disposal 25 (Low)
    • Dissatisfaction with Green zones and parks 6.25 (Very Low)
  • Preston: Crime and Safety

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

    • Burglary and Theft 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Corruption and Bribery 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Robbery of Car belongings 16.67 (Very Low)
    • Drug offense 8.33 (Very Low)
    • Safety walking alone during daylight 100 (Very High)
    • Safety walking alone during night 100 (Very High)
    • Property crimes and Vandalism 16.67 (Very Low)
  • Living in Preston - Quality of Life

    • Safety Index 92.19 (Very High)
    • Climate Index 91.69 (Very High)
    • Pollution Index 18.53 (Very Low)
    • Traffic Commute Time Index 32.5 (Low)
    • Property Price to Income Ratio 5.3 (Low)
    • 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 Preston

    Here's how much it will cost to shop in Preston

    • Local calling per minute on Prepaid mobile 0.08 USD
    • International Movie per seat 12 USD
    • Summer clothing in a chain store 49.5 USD
    • Pair of Basic Nike Shoes 74.17 USD
    • Pair of Basic Levis Jeans 46.67 USD

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

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