Community Profiles

Bainbridge Island Main Photo

Aerial view Bainbridge Island to SeattleBainbridge Island

Located 35 minutes by ferry from Seattle, Bainbridge Island residents enjoy easy access to the Seattle’s urban amenities, while enjoying the ease and freedom of life in a rural setting. The island is home to 24,000 residents, over 2000 businesses, a thriving arts community, seven artisan wineries, a brewery and an organic distillery, The Bloedel Reserve public  garden, and over 1400 acres of parkland. The vibrant downtown area, just a short walk from the ferry, features boutique shops and restaurants, the newly opened Bainbridge Island Museum of Art, numerous galleries and a waterfront park.

Bainbridge is home to Sage, makers of world class fly fishing rods and Islandwood, a 255-acre  outdoor environmental learning center and conference facility.

Bainbridge Island

Population

Total Population

25,317

Population
Growth Rate

0.85%

Median Age

51

Diversity Index

28.600

Housing & Income

Households

10,520

Total Housing Units

11,556


Owner Occupied

8,437

Renter Occupied

2,083

Vacant

1,036

Median Home Value

$914,897


Average Home Value

$1,035,546

Income
Growth Rate

Median
Household Income

0.94%


Per Capita Income

2.25%

Income Projection

Median Household

$115,120 $124,830


Average Household

$155,145 $173,124


Per Capita

$64,481 $72,070

Workforce

Total Businesses

1,265

Total Employed

8,146

Workers 16+

10,920

2021 Retail Trade Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

154

Employed

1,404

2021 HealthCare/Social Assist

cp-industries

Businesses

110

Employed

932

2021 Prof/Scientific/Tech Service

cp-industries

Businesses

208

Employed

791

2021 Educational Services - Businesses

cp-industries

Businesses

42

Employed

731

2021 Other Service excl Pub Admin

cp-industries

Businesses

123

Employed

626

2021 Public Administration

cp-industries

Businesses

25

Employed

568

Some
High School

199

Graduated
High School

775

Associates
Degree

1,035

Bachelor's
Degree

7,567

Graduate
Degree

6,339

Average Commute Time

41 min.



Resident Commuters

6,967

Non-Resident Commuters

3,749

Drive Alone

4,816

Carpooled

421

Public

2,874

Work At Home

1,752