Longview, Washington

Population 36,592

Longview is located in Cowlitz County, WA. The population is 36,592, making Longview the largest city in Cowlitz County.

There are 19 public schools in Longview with an average Homefacts rating of C+. The total crime rate for Longview is moderate , and there are 56 registered sex offenders residing in the city. Unemployment in Longview is high and the median home sales price is $0. Detailed and up-to-date Longview property reports are available for any property address.

Cities near Longview include Longview Heights, West Side Highway and Rainier.

Longview Neighborhood Report


School Rating is Above average
  • No High School Diploma: 13.8%
  • High School Graduate or Higher: 70.8%
  • Bachelor's Degree or Higher: 15.4%

Crime Rate

29.48% Higher than national avg.
  • Auto theft: 379
  • Violent Crimes: 299
  • Robbery: 56
  • Burglary: 700
  • Property Crime: 3
  • Larceny Theft: 2

Registered Offenders

26.83% Lower than national avg.
  • 56 offenders in Longview
  • 15.30 offenders/10,000 residents

Environmental Hazards

229 Found nearby
  • Brownfields: 0
  • Registered Polluters: 14
  • Superfunds: 11
  • Tanks & Spills: 204


High 6.7%
  • Washington unemployment average: 4.5%
  • National unemployment average: 3.6%

Property Values

Median Property Value $0

Schools view all

19 Public Schools view public schools

There are 19 K-12 public schools in Longview, WA and 3 private schools. Homefacts rates Longview's schools as Above average, with an overall C+ rating.

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Crime view details

56 Registered Offenders search the registered offender database

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*100 is national avg. Greater than 100 means higher crime, lower means less crime.
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Property Report Overview

Average Listing Price
$249,450 compared to April 2018
Median Sales Price
No Data

Median Home Value

Housing Inventory

Property Type
  • Vacant
  • Rented
  • Owned

Number Of Properties Per Bedroom (Distressed)

13 Building Permits View All

  • In 2014, the city of Longview, WA issued 13 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes.
  • In 2013, the city of Longview, WA issued 21 building permits. All permits issued were for Single Family Homes. Of those 21 permits, 19 were issued for single family homes and 2 were issued for multi-family homes.
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Fair Market Rents

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  • Property Type Rent
  • Studio: $580
  • 1 Bedroom: $700
  • 2 Bedrooms: $875
  • 3 Bedrooms: $1,275
  • 4 Bedrooms: $1,545

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Environmental Hazards

229 Environmental Hazards

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Health Hazards

  • Air Quality HEALTHY (754/769)
    Longview, WA has 98.05% good air quality.
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  • Radon ZONE 3 COUNTY
    Longview, WA is a green zone.
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  • UV Index MODERATE 3.8 Average
    Longview, WA is a moderate risk area for ultra-violet rays.
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Average Monthly Temperature

  • January 38.6°
  • February 41.63°
  • March 44.58°
  • April 48.38°
  • May 55.23°
  • June 60.1°
  • July 66.9°
  • August 67.16°
  • September 61.72°
  • October 52.2°
  • November 44.3°
  • December 37.36°

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Natural Disasters

Probability of Natural Disasters for Longview, WA

Longview, WA has a high risk of earthquakes.
Longview, WA has no risk of hurricanes.
Longview, WA has a very low risk of hail storms.
Longview, WA has a very low risk of tornadoes.

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Median Household Income

Median Household Income in Longview, WA: $38,793


Unemployment in Longview is 6.7%. It is higher than the state and national averages, 4.5% and 3.6% respectively

Workforce Breakdown

Blue Collar - 50.63%
White Collar - 49.37%


State Representatives

  • Gov. Jay Inslee
  • Sen. Maria Cantwell
  • Sen. Patty Murray

City Representatives

  • Jaime Herrera Beutler

Neighborhood Info

0 Airports view all

Nearest Major Airports

22 FCC Towers view all

1 Hospital view all

1 Library view all

1 Police Station view all

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