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  1. Public Schools
    B
  2. Crime & Safety
    B+
  3. Housing
    C
  4. Nightlife
    B
  5. Good for Families
    B+
  6. Diversity
    B
  7. Jobs
    C+
  8. Weather
    B-
  9. Cost of Living
    B-
  10. Health & Fitness
    B+
  11. Outdoor Activities
    A-
  12. Commute
    A-
Twisp is a town in Washington with a population of 1,129. Twisp is in Okanogan County. Living in Twisp offers residents a sparse suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many families live in Twisp and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Twisp are above average.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$179,300
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$593
National
$949
Area Feel
Sparse Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    44%
  • Own
    56%
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Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B+
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    104.5
    282.7
  • Murder
    0
    6.1
  • Rape
    0
    40.7
  • Robbery
    0
    135.5
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    940.4
    500.1
  • Theft
    731.5
    2,042.8
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    209
    284

Residents

Diversity
B
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Age
  • <10 years
    12%
  • 10-17 years
    9%
  • 18-24 years
    5%
  • 25-34 years
    12%
  • 35-44 years
    11%
  • 45-54 years
    18%
  • 55-64 years
    18%
  • 65+ years
    14%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    9%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    15%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    37%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    30%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    8%
    13%

Working in Twisp

Jobs
C+
Based on employment rates, job and business growth, and cost of living.
Median Household Income
$36,250
National
$55,322
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Twisp Reviews

2 reviews
Twisp is a small town with community minded citizens. People really help each other out. Really the only diversity is in economics. Beautiful area, lots of recreational opportunities. If you aren't self-employed, the service economy is your best bet.
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Beautiful mountain town with a mix of people ranging from forward-thinking artists to traditional cowboys who have been here forever.