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Seattle: The Details

Seattle: The Details

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By Chris Solomon
posted: 12/12/2000
  • City Population 537,000
  • Skiable Acreage Within 150 Miles 9,800
  • Ski Areas Within 80 Miles Alpental 55-mile drive; 700 skiable acres; 2,200-foot vertical drop; lift ticket, $37; season pass, $329. Crystal Mountain 76-mile drive; 2,300 skiable acres; 3,100-foot vertical drop; lift ticket, $40; season pass, $795. The Summit at Snoqualmie 55-mile drive; 2,000 skiable acres; 2,200-foot vertical drop; lift ticket, $37; season pass, $329. stevens pass 78-mile drive; 1,125 skiable acres; 1,800-foot vertical drop; lift ticket, $41; season pass, $750.
  • Big Areas Within 150 Miles Mission Ridge 150-mile drive; 2,000 skiable acres; 2,220-foot vertical drop; lift ticket, $36; season pass, $269-$463. Mount Baker 145-mile drive; 1,000 skiable acres; 1,500-foot vertical drop; lift ticket, $33; season pass, $565. White Pass 150-mile drive; 635 skiable acres; 1,500-foot vertical drop; lift ticket, $34; season pass, $610.
  • Best On-Slope Events The Mount Baker Legendary Banked Slalom, held Super Bowl weekend; The White Pass Winter Carnival, held the first weekend in March.
  • Average Annual Income $27,097
  • Unemployment Rate 3.5 percent
  • Median Price of a 2,000-Square-Foot Home $213,127
  • Tax Rates Property, $12.17 per $1,000 of assessed value; Washington has no state income tax; sales, 8.6 percent.
  • Cool Ski Fact Seattle is home to more than a dozen snowsport-related businesses.
  • For Information on relocating to Seattle, visit www.seattlechamber.com.
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