Lake Stevens Profile

Just 10 minutes east of Everett, and 34 minutes from downtown Seattle, Lake Stevens is home to hardworking families and retirees.  The city’s motto, “One Community Around the Lake”, embodies its quality of life, top-ranked school district, and the City Council’s commitment to providing excellent services and amenities for its citizens. Our growth is outpacing the rest of Snohomish County. In 2016 we had more than 31,000 citizens and forecast that, by 2035, Lake Stevens will experience 40% growth to exceed a population of 40,000.


Approximately 56 percent of Lake Stevens’ residents are considered Baby Boomers or Gen Xers. These population segments are either beginning their career or are at the height of it, are families, and have a median household income of $76,657.


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