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Vancouver, Washington, 98662
1 Bedroom$895 - $920
2 Bedrooms$1,115 - $1,165
Hillsboro, Oregon, 97124
1 Bedroom$870 - $885
2 Bedrooms$1,035 - $1,075
3 Bedrooms$1,265 - $1,285
Hillsboro, Oregon, 97124
1 Bedroom$860 - $925
2 Bedrooms$995 - $1,125
Portland, Oregon, 97229
2 Bedrooms$1,175 - $1,300
3 Bedrooms$1,475 - $1,745
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Longview Apartment Rental Market
Household Income City State City Compared to State Less than $10,000 10.7% 7.6% +3.1% $10,000 to $14,999 9.9% 5.5% +4.4% $15,000 to $19,999 7.4% 5.6% +1.8% $20,000 to $24,999 8.2% 6.1% +2.1% $25,000 to $29,999 6.3% 6.2% +0.1% $30,000 to $34,999 7.3% 6.3% +1.0% $35,000 to $39,999 6.3% 6.0% +0.3% $40,000 to $44,999 5.4% 5.8% -0.4% $45,000 to $49,999 5.1% 5.3% -0.2% $50,000 to $59,999 9.3% 9.7% -0.4% $60,000 to $74,999 9.1% 11.7% -2.6% $75,000 to $99,999 7.6% 11.6% -4.0% $100,000 to $124,999 3.9% 5.7% -1.8% $125,000 to $149,999 1.3% 2.6% -1.3% $150,000 to $199,999 1.4% 2.1% -0.7% $200,000 or more 0.8% 2.2% -1.4%
Cost of Living
Share of Household Income Spent on Rent City State City Compared to State Less than 10.0% 4.4% 4.8% -0.4% 10.0% to 14.9% 10.5% 10.3% +0.2% 15.0% to 19.9% 13.0% 14.5% -1.5% 20.0% to 24.9% 12.2% 13.9% -1.7% 25.0% to 29.9% 11.8% 11.5% +0.3% 30.0% to 34.9% 6.9% 8.3% -1.4% 35.0% to 39.9% 7.3% 5.7% +1.6% 40.0% to 49.9% 8.4% 7.2% +1.2% 50.0% or more 21.6% 17.8% +3.8% Not computed 3.9% 5.9% -2.0%
Age Demographic of Renters
Age Demographic of Renters City State City Compared to State 15 to 24 years 13.6% 14.4% -0.8% 25 to 34 years 25.2% 29.1% -3.9% 35 to 44 years 20.2% 22.8% -2.6% 45 to 54 years 14.9% 14.8% +0.1% 55 to 64 years 8.7% 7.2% +1.5% 65 to 74 years 6.2% 4.6% +1.6% 75 to 84 years 7.1% 4.5% +2.6% 85 years and over 4.1% 2.5% +1.6%
Travel Time to Work
Travel Time to Work City State City Compared to State Less than 30 minutes 52.6% 35.4% +17.2% 30 to 44 minutes 9.6% 24.8% -15.2% 45 to 59 minutes 9.9% 13.3% -3.4% 60 or more minutes 27.9% 26.5% +1.4%
Source: 2000 Census
Welcome Home to Longview
Longview is in Cowlitz County, in the state of Washington. This town sits on two rivers: the Cowlitz River and the Columbia River. If you like kayaking, this is a great town to move to.
Longview Rental Trends
Whether you’re looking for a huge apartment that’s decked out in amenities, or a simple, cozy artist’s loft, our Apartment Finder will track it down and help you get a great deal on it. So, what do places in Longview go for? Take a look at the rent chart and you’ll be able to see the average rates on one, two, and three bedroom apartments. When you think about it, the rates here really aren’t too bad, especially when you consider all that this little gem of a community has to offer. Ready to hear about all the greatness that awaits in this Washington town? Read on!
A Great View in Longview
With oodles of playgrounds, parks, golf courses, athletic fields, lakes, and trails, there are lots of beautiful places to visit and adventure through in Longview. From camping, hiking, and biking to fishing, boating, and wind surfing, you are sure to find an outlet for your athletic prowess in this town. Lake Sacajawea Park has miles of trails where folks can walk, jog, and bike. This park is known for its plant and animal life, so be sure to bring that field guide to North American flowers and a good pair of binoculars. While you’re strolling around Lake Sacajawea, be sure to meander through the Japanese Garden, the Frank Willis Arboretum, and the out-of-this-world Solar System Walk. The park also has playgrounds, picnic areas, and kayaking, canoeing, and fishing on the lake.
When you live in Longview, you’ll only be a few minutes from the Oregon state line. Just across the border, there is a wealth of opportunities for outdoor adventure. The Clatsop State Forest, an enormous park with trails, campgrounds, and places to hunt, fish, and frolic, is close enough for a day trip (but it’s much more fun to spend the night out under the stars). The state forest also has a recreation program, so keep an eye on that calendar of events so you don’t miss out on any of the fun.
Looking for a little organized fun that’s close to home? The Longview Recreation Department offers programs for everyone in the family. Whether you enjoy sports, fitness, or arts and crafts, you’ll have the chance to learn something new while you meet some new friends. The recreation department also manages facilities for swimming, golfing, tennis, racquetball, and yoga.
A Historic Longview
In Longview, you’ll find many buildings and sites that are on the National Register of Historic Places. History buffs: commence your joyous celebrating! Check out sites like the Longview Bridge, Columbia Theater, Tyni Building, Civic Center, and Big Four Furniture Building. Don’t miss the Lewis and Clark panels at Lake Sacajawea and make sure to take some time to visit the Cowlitz County Historical Museum and the Rutherglen Mansion. That’s a lot of history!
Party Like it’s Longview
There are some rocking festivals and special events that go on in Longview. The Go Fourth Festival, for one, is an annual bash that draws big crowds from all over. There’s a fireworks show, a petting zoo, live entertainment, plenty of delicious grub, and much more. You’ll also want to go forth and check out the Earth Day celebration, the International Festival, and the Cowlitz County Fair and Rodeo. In the warmer months, there are also farmers’ markets several times a week. At the market, residents can peruse fresh produce and delicious baked goods, and shop for crafts and other items. This is a great way to mingle with the neighbors while supporting local farmers and artisans. What are you waiting for? Move into your new pad in Longview and enjoy life in this beautiful, active community.
Average Apartment Rent in Longview, Washington
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Longview Apartment Rental TrendsApartments in Longview have competitive rents so be sure to use our apartment finder to get the best deal. If you need a roommate, try finding a 2 bedroom apartment rental. An average 2 bedroom Longview apartment was $959 in March. Start your apartment search by checking out some of the Longview rentals listed below.
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Is Longview a good place for families?
Based on safety and quality of education, Longview is a decent place for families. With a crime index of 6 out of 100, Longview's crime rate is very high compared to other places of similar population size. However, certain neighborhoods in Longview, such as Lakeport / Easton and White Oak, are very safe. Longview is served by four school districts: Longview Independent School District, Pine Tree Independent School District, Spring Hill Independent School District, and Hallsville Independent School District. All districts except for Longview have received very high marks in terms of quality public education.
Do most people in Longview rely on public transportation?
No, most people in Longview do not rely on public transportation. In fact, the number of people who take public transportation in Longview, Washington is 79 percent less than the Washington average and 73 percent less than the national average. However, Longview is served by Lower Columbia CAP, a rural public bus system, from which its possible to make transfers to systems serving Vancouver and Portland (C-TRAN) and Olympia (Intercity Transit). The nearest Amtrak station is in the neighboring town of Kelso.
Are there museums in Longview or nearby?
The only museums in the immediate vicinity are those belonging to local historical societies. These include Longview's Stella Historical Soceity Museum, Kelso's Cowlitz County Historical Museum, and Cathlamet's Wahkiakum County Historical Museum. The Mount St. Helens Seven Wonders Creation Museum is also located 30 minutes northeast of Longview in Silver Lake. There are many more options in Astoria, Oregon, located about an hour to the west, and Portland, Oregon, located about an hour south of Longview.