ePodunk - The power of place
PLACE SEARCH
   State:    
Include former names         Go To:
Advanced search | Cemetery search
LA CONNER COMMUNITY PROFILE
Washington > All counties > Skagit County > La Conner
QUICK LINKS

Profile for La Conner, Washington, WA

La Conner postcard post card - Oat field, La Conner, WA
Oat field, La Conner, WA

La Conner photos from ePodunk users
User contributed image - La Conner Evening
  
La Conner Evening  

Send us your La Conner photos:

Tell us the pros & cons of La Conner
Blog about La Conner
La Conner map

Sponsored Ads

Agricultural area and artists colony

La Conner is a town in Skagit County, in the Mount Vernon-Anacortes metro area.

The community was named after Louisa (or Louise) Ann Conner, wife of settler John Conner.

The latitude of La Conner is 48.388N. The longitude is -122.495W.

It is in the Pacific Standard time zone. Elevation is 56 feet.

The estimated population, in 2003, was 769.


INCOME SNAPSHOT
Median household income
Local
$42,344
National
$41,994
Source: 2000 census, U.S. Census Bureau
For more census details and comparisons, see our La Conner demographic reports
La Conner is in the Skagit Valley, on the Swinomish Channel.
Former and merged names include:
· Swinomish
Well-known residents have included:
· Tom Robbins, writer
Local festivals include:
  • La Conner Arts Festival - June 23-24, 2007
Dates often change. Check La Conner web sites and events links in the sections below.
Historic sites and museums: Museum of Northwest Art, Skagit County Historical Museum
Support for libraries: Local government funding for the local library system, in fiscal years 2001-2002, was on par with the national average. (See library links below.)

Listed places near La Conner

Click on a group to see the items on the map
 
Please wait while the map loads... click here to force load
La Conner
Skagit County
Washington
Add extra pins to the map by clicking on the list above the map. You may click the displayed pins for more information, or search the displayed pins by using the above search field.
Census & demographics

Sections below provide additional information and links about La Conner demographics, travel and tourism, nearby airports, cemeteries, the Skagit County economy, education, environment, genealogy, government, historic sites, libraries, maps, museums, newspapers and other media, nonprofit groups, real estate, recreation, religion, transportation, and weather in the 98257 ZIP code.

La Conner, WA locator map
(Also see local map below.)
La Conner Web sites

Ancestry & family history

12% of La Conner residents report German ancestry, and 16% report Irish. For more info on local ancestry groups, see the La Conner ancestry & family history guide.

Post a query on a message board:

Records & databases:

Attractions
Cemeteries
Communities
Companies
Courts & laws
Crime
Deaths
Disability access & rights
Economy

At the time of the 2000 census, the per capita income in La Conner was $24,308, compared with $21,587 nationally.

Education

35% of La Conner residents age 25 and older have a bachelor's or advanced college degree.

Entertainment
Environment
Fairs, festivals & other events
La Conner festival dates:

Dates often change. Check with local tourism officials to be sure.

Geocaching & geography
Government
Guides to La Conner
Health
Historical societies
Historical societies
History
Housing & real estate

Median rent in La Conner, at the time of the 2000 Census, was $702.   Monthly homeowner costs, for people with mortgages, were $1,158.


Jobs
Libraries
Maps

Media outlets
Military
Obituaries
Organizations
Parks & recreation
Pets
Photos & post cards
Politics

Skagit County supported George W. Bush in the 2004 presidential election. For more information, see our La Conner political report.

Postal Service
Religion
Restaurants
Traffic

The average commute time for La Conner workers is 19 minutes, compared with 26 minutes nationwide.

Travel
Weather
Wildlife

Browse list of Washington community profiles



Job Search
what
job title, keywords, or company name
where
city, state, zip code
jobs by Indeed


EPODUNK USER REVIEWS & BLOGS

La Conner, WA

Pros: so cute and cozy! Very well organized...

Cons: limited resources? expensive?

This is a good place to stroll and see the galleries and enjoy the sun on the water.

See all 2 reviews for La Conner
Read Other Reviews

Visit the Reader Blog Page
Visit the ePodunk Blog
Register for My ePodunk to:

Tell us the pros & cons of La Conner
Blog about La Conner

LOCAL GUIDES

More info about La Conner:

RECORD SEARCHES
EPODUNK EXTRAS
OTHER EPODUNKS
FEEDBACK

Send us your corrections and additions



Search Health Care Jobs





powered by HospitalJobsOnline.com
College Search

Search Associate's degrees, Bachelor's degrees, Master's degrees, Certificate programs, Diploma programs, and many others.

Enter your ZIP or Postal code to find schools near you. Your dream major may be just around the corner!