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Area of Interest Website Description
Amenities
Anacortes Points of Interest www.areavibes.com/anacortes-wa/amenities/ The AreaVibes Livability Score was designed to help you find the best places to live. It is created using a unique algorithm that takes into account dozens of characteristics in 7 different categories including nearby amenities, cost of living, crime rates, education, employment, housing and weather. A total Livability Score is then calculated out of 100 for any area across America.
Assessments
Skagit County Assessors Office www.skagitcounty.net/Departments/assessor/Main.htm It is this office’s mission is to serve the citizens of Skagit County by striving for the highest level in equity of assessment, efficiency of operation, and professionalism of our staff.
City Descriptions
Anacortes Area Communities www.city-data.com/nbmaps/neigh-Anacortes-Washington.html Anacortes Area Communities
Anacortes City Homepage www.cityofanacortes.org/ Anacortes, WA Homepage
Comprehensive Mapping
Anacortes Web GIS/Mapping – Digital Data www.cityofanacortes.org/635/GIS-Mapping Welcome to the map page. Here are some maps we hope you will find useful (links to the left). In order to view these maps you must have Adobe® Acrobat Reader® System Requirements software.
Crime
Anacortes Police – Citizens Auxiliary Patrol www.anacorteswa.gov/287/Auxiliary-Patrol The Anacortes Citizens Auxiliary Patrol is a volunteer organization consisting of over 80 volunteers who work under the supervision of the Anacortes Police Department. The Auxiliary patrol was founded in 1992 by volunteers joining together to form an expanded neighborhood watch program.
Anacortes Police Department www.anacorteswa.gov/270/Police The Anacortes Police Department is located at 1218 24th St. We serve approximately 16,000 citizens over about 15 square miles on Fidalgo Island in Skagit County Washington. APD provides 24 hours a day, 7 days a week patrol and emergency response service. Our office is staffed five days a week from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Monday through Friday.
Crime rates for Anacortes, WA www.neighborhoodscout.com/wa/anacortes/crime/ Crime rates from Neighborhood Scout.
National Crime Mapping raidsonline.com/ The RAIDSONLINE.com Web site was developed to help citizens visualize and understand crime in their communities.
National Crime Tracking www.crimereports.com/ CrimeReports works with law-enforcement agencies to help reduce, prevent and solve crime by enabling officials to easily dialog with citizens. They offer a public crime map, alert messaging, anonymous tipping and data analytics.
National Sex Offender Registry www.nsopw.gov The Dru Sjodin National Sex Offender Public Website coordinated by the U.S. Department of Justice, is a cooperative effort between jurisdictions hosting public sex offender registries and the federal government and is offered free of charge to the public.
Washington State Patrol www.wsp.wa.gov/ Washington State Patrol Website
Demographics
American Fact Finder factfinder.census.gov/faces/nav/jsf/pages/newsandnotes_listing.xhtml American FactFinder provides access to data about the United States, Puerto Rico and the Island Areas. The data in American FactFinder come from several censuses and surveys.
Congressional District Map www.govtrack.us/congress/members GovTrack.us is a tool by Civic Impulse, LLC to help the public research and track the activities in the U.S. Congress, promoting and innovating government transparency and civic education through novel uses of technology.
Congressional Representatives www.house.gov/representatives/find/ This service will assist you by matching your ZIP code to your congressional district, with links to your member’s website and contact page.
Zip Code Demographics www.esri.com/data/esri_data/ziptapestry Type in a ZIP Code to see demographic and lifestyle information about a specific neighborhood.
Economics
Anacortes Chamber of Commerce www.anacortes.org/chamber.cfm Our vision is to be the most livable and economically vibrant waterfront community in the Pacific Northwest.
Anacortes Community Profile www.anacortes.org/uploads/Community%20Profile.pdf Anacortes Community Profile
Anacortes Economic Development www.anacorteswa.gov/161/Planning-Community-Economic-Development The City of Anacortes is dedicated to enhancing and expanding the economic and business climate of the City. Our goal is to preserve Anacortes as an attractive place to live and work.
Zip Code Business Patterns factfinder.census.gov/faces/tableservices/jsf/pages/productview.xhtml?src=bkmk US Census Business Patterns. You need to enter a location.
Education
Anacortes Colleges, Universities, Trade and Vocational Schools www.citytowninfo.com/places/washington/anacortes CityTownInfo is dedicated to providing detailed reference source for information on US cities and towns, as well as careers and education in the US.
Anacortes School District www.asd103.org/ Anacortes, WA School District Website
Anacortes School Ratings www.greatschools.org/washington/anacortes/ Anacortes, WA School Ratings
National Center for Education Statistics nces.ed.gov/ccd/schoolsearch/ The National Center for Education Statistics provides clear, complete information about NCES’ mission and activities, and to serve the research, education and other interested communities.
Washington School Locator www.schooldigger.com/go/WA/ Find a school in Washington.
Washington State Public Schools Report Card www.mdreportcard.org/ Office of Superintendent of Public Instruction School Report Cards
Emergency Management
Anacortes Disaster Preparedness www.anacorteswa.gov/205/Emergency-Disaster-Preparedness Individual, Family and Home Planning Guide
Anacortes Emergency Shelters www.anacorteshousing.com/resource_links.html Anacortes Housing Authority List
Anacortes Richmond Fire Department www.anacorteswa.gov/200/Fire-Department Anacortes, WA Fire Department Website
FEMA www.fema.gov/ FEMA’s mission is to support our citizens and first responders to ensure that as a nation we work together to build, sustain, and improve our capability to prepare for, protect against, respond to, recover from, and mitigate all hazards.
FEMA Disaster Declarations www.fema.gov/disasters/ FEMA Declared Disasters by Year or State
Washington Emergency Management Division mil.wa.gov/emergency-management-division The mission of the Washington Military Department’s Emergency Management Division (EMD) is to minimize the impact of emergencies and disasters on the people, property, environment, and economy of Washington State.
Groups
Anacortes Churches www.churchfinder.com/churches/wa/anacortes Churchfinder Churches
Anacortes Fraternal Organizations www.manta.com/mb_55_F028105K_MEK/fraternal_associations/anacortes_wa Manta provides free company profiles & company information on U.S. and International companies, including market research reports and business news.
Anacortes Homeowner Associations www.manta.com/mb_55_F02810DY_MEK/homeowners_association/anacortes_wa Manta provides free company profiles & company information on U.S. and International companies, including market research reports and business news.
Anacortes Youth Associations www.manta.com/mb_55_F028108C_MEK/youth_organizations/anacortes_wa Manta provides free company profiles & company information on U.S. and International companies, including market research reports and business news.
Family, Community & Civic Organizations members.anacortes.org/list/ql/family-community-civic-organizations-9 Anacortes, WA Family, Community & Civic Organizations Website
Health
Skagit County Health Department www.skagitcounty.net/Departments/Health Public Health is the science of protecting and improving the health of communities through education, promotion of healthy lifestyles, and research for disease and injury prevention. Public health professionals analyze the effect on health of genetics, personal choice and the environment in order to develop programs that protect the health of your family and community.
Skagit County Health Index www.skagitcounty.net/Departments/Health/healthAZindex.htm Skagit County, WA Health Index
Installations
Military Installations Information www.militaryinstallations.dod.mil/MOS/f?p=MI:ENTRY:0 Military Installations
Man-Made Hazards
Toxic Release Sites www.epa.gov/toxics-release-inventory-tri-program myRTK is an EPA website designed to display nearby facilities regulated under federal environmental laws for any address. Facility reports provide summaries of chemical/pollutant releases, chemical effects, and compliance history.
Moving
Moving Tips www.military.com/spouse/military-relocation/pcs-moves/military-spouse-and-family-moves-101-pcs.html Military Moving Tips
Natural Hazards
Anacortes, WA Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes www.usa.com/anacortes-wa-natural-disasters-extremes.htm Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes from USA.com
FEMA Flood Zones msc.fema.gov/portal The map associated with the property of interest shown using the Map Search feature will not “exactly” pinpoint the address on the flood map. If you require assistance with this tool, please contact the MSC Customer Service Department at (877) 336-2627.
Nearby Sales Estimates
Nearby Sales Estimates www.zillow.com/ Zillow analyzes real estate information on millions of homes for sale across the United States and calculates home values (Zestimates) and the Zillow Home Value Price Index.
Open Spaces and Other Protected Areas
Anacortes Cemeteries www.imortuary.com/funeral-homes/washington/anacortes.php Anacortes Cemetaries
Anacortes City Parks www.cityofanacortes.org/490/Parks-Recreation Anacortes, WA City Parks
National Parks www.nps.gov/findapark/index.htm The National Park Service works with tribes, governments, nonprofits, businesses, and citizens that are revitalizing their communities, preserving local history, celebrating local heritage, and creating close to home opportunities to get outside.
National Registry of Historic Places www.nps.gov/nr/ This register is the Nation’s official list of cultural resources worthy of preservation. Properties include sites, buildings and structures that are significant in American history, architecture, archeology, engineering, and culture.
National Wetlands Inventory www.fws.gov/wetlands/ The National Wetlands Inventory Program has been producing wetland maps and geospatial wetland data for the United States since the mid-1970s. The status of mapping has been made available through various media throughout the program’s 30-year history.
National Wildlife Refuges www.fws.gov/refuges/ The National Wildlife Refuge System, managed by the U.S. Fish and Wildlife Service, is the nation’s premier system of public lands and waters set aside to conserve America’s fish, wildlife and plants.
Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission www.parks.wa.gov/ Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission
Public Works
Anacortes Public Works www.anacorteswa.gov/411/Public-Works Our scope of responsibilities is far reaching affecting residents, businesses, and visitors every day.
Recreation
Anacortes Golf Courses www.thegolfcourses.net/golfcourses/WA/Anacortes.htm This directory contains information on about 19,000 golf courses, resorts, and private country clubs, in about 6,000 cities in the U.S!
Anacortes Parks & Recreation anacortesparksandrecreation.sportsites.com/player/homeplayer.aspx Anacortes, WA Parks and Recreation
Experience Anacortes www.experiencewa.com/cities/anacortes This friendly Fidalgo Island community is accessible by bridges from the south and east. Anacortes, just 90 miles north of Seattle, offers unique shops and galleries, beautiful scenery, boating, kayaking, whale watching and golf. Treat yourself to delicious selections from the menus of the city’s many restaurants, or sign the guest register at one of the historic community’s motels or bed and breakfast establishments. The public parks system boasts 18 parks and 2,800 acres of forest with mapped trails. You can also use Anacortes as “home base” to embark on other Northwest adventures. Take the Washington State Ferry from Anacortes to the San Juan Islands, or north to Sidney, British Columbia. Anacortes: Your Natural Destination.
Places to Go in Anacortes www.anacortes.org/visit.cfm Situated on the most accessible island in the San Juan archipelago, Anacortes is a thriving seaside town with a past that mirrors the fascinating boom and bust history and entrepreneurial spirit of the Pacifc Northwest. Come see for yourself with the help of our five days of sample itineraries. They’re great for visiting solo or with a group and can be mixed and matched to fit your personal schedule. For additional information on activities, visit the Chamber of Commerce web site, www.anacortes.org, or phone our Visitor Center, (360) 293-3832, located at 819 Commercial Avenue. We look forward to seeing you soon.
Transportation
Anacortes Ferry www.wsdot.wa.gov/ferries/Schedule/ScheduleDetail.aspx?departingterm=1&arrivingterm=10&roundtrip=true Anacortes, WA Ferry
Red Light Cameras www.redlightcameralist.com/ Committed to providing GPS coordinates of every red light camera in Canada, and the United States.
Red Light Cameras www.photoenforced.com/dc.html#.VRG52vnF8QU Washington D.C. Photo Enforced Camera Locations (Red Light, Speed, Stop Sign, Right Turn, E-Z Pass Toll Road)
Washington Traffic Counts www.wsdot.wa.gov/data/tools/geoportal/?config=traffic&layers=%7B%22layer0%22%3A%5B%5D%2C%22layer1%22%3A%5B0%2C1%2C2%2C3%2C4%5D%2C%22layer2%22%3A%5B0%2C1%5D%2C%22Traffic+Data%22%3A%5B0%2C2%5D%2C%22PTR+Sites%22%3A%5B0%2C1%5D%7D Washington Traffic Counts
Utilities
Cell Phone Reception www.cellreception.com/ Nationwide Cell Phone Towers/Coverage information
Zoning
Anacortes Maps for Business Needs anacortes.org/work/doing-business-in-anacortes/maps-for-business-needs/ Anacortes, WA Comprehensive Plan
Anacortes Municipal Codes anacortes.municipal.codes/ review of land use applications for compliance with applicable codes and plans including zoning, subdivision, critical areas and shoreline regulations. Long range planning activities include comprehensive planning, development code updates and Shoreline Master Program updates
National Conservation Easement Database www.conservationeasement.us/ National Conservation Easement Database.
Area of Interest Website
Amenities
Anacortes Points of Interest www.areavibes.com/anacortes-wa/amenities/
Assessments
Skagit County Assessors Office www.skagitcounty.net/Departments/assessor/Main.htm
City Descriptions
Anacortes Area Communities www.city-data.com/nbmaps/neigh-Anacortes-Washington.html
Anacortes City Homepage www.cityofanacortes.org/
Comprehensive Mapping
Anacortes Web GIS/Mapping – Digital Data www.cityofanacortes.org/635/GIS-Mapping
Crime
Anacortes Police – Citizens Auxiliary Patrol www.anacorteswa.gov/287/Auxiliary-Patrol
Anacortes Police Department www.anacorteswa.gov/270/Police
Crime rates for Anacortes, WA www.neighborhoodscout.com/wa/anacortes/crime/
National Crime Mapping raidsonline.com/
National Crime Tracking www.crimereports.com/
National Sex Offender Registry www.nsopw.gov
Washington State Patrol www.wsp.wa.gov/
Demographics
American Fact Finder factfinder.census.gov/faces/nav/jsf/pages/newsandnotes_listing.xhtml
Congressional District Map www.govtrack.us/congress/members
Congressional Representatives www.house.gov/representatives/find/
Zip Code Demographics www.esri.com/data/esri_data/ziptapestry
Economics
Anacortes Chamber of Commerce www.anacortes.org/chamber.cfm
Anacortes Community Profile www.anacortes.org/uploads/Community%20Profile.pdf
Anacortes Economic Development www.anacorteswa.gov/161/Planning-Community-Economic-Development
Zip Code Business Patterns factfinder.census.gov/faces/tableservices/jsf/pages/productview.xhtml?src=bkmk
Education
Anacortes Colleges, Universities, Trade and Vocational Schools www.citytowninfo.com/places/washington/anacortes
Anacortes School District www.asd103.org/
Anacortes School Ratings www.greatschools.org/washington/anacortes/
National Center for Education Statistics nces.ed.gov/ccd/schoolsearch/
Washington School Locator www.schooldigger.com/go/WA/
Washington State Public Schools Report Card www.mdreportcard.org/
Emergency Management
Anacortes Disaster Preparedness www.anacorteswa.gov/205/Emergency-Disaster-Preparedness
Anacortes Emergency Shelters www.anacorteshousing.com/resource_links.html
Anacortes Richmond Fire Department www.anacorteswa.gov/200/Fire-Department
FEMA www.fema.gov/
FEMA Disaster Declarations www.fema.gov/disasters/
Washington Emergency Management Division mil.wa.gov/emergency-management-division
Groups
Anacortes Churches www.churchfinder.com/churches/wa/anacortes
Anacortes Fraternal Organizations www.manta.com/mb_55_F028105K_MEK/fraternal_associations/anacortes_wa
Anacortes Homeowner Associations www.manta.com/mb_55_F02810DY_MEK/homeowners_association/anacortes_wa
Anacortes Youth Associations www.manta.com/mb_55_F028108C_MEK/youth_organizations/anacortes_wa
Family, Community & Civic Organizations members.anacortes.org/list/ql/family-community-civic-organizations-9
Health
Skagit County Health Department www.skagitcounty.net/Departments/Health
Skagit County Health Index www.skagitcounty.net/Departments/Health/healthAZindex.htm
Installations
Military Installations Information www.militaryinstallations.dod.mil/MOS/f?p=MI:ENTRY:0
Man-Made Hazards
Toxic Release Sites www.epa.gov/toxics-release-inventory-tri-program
Moving
Moving Tips www.military.com/spouse/military-relocation/pcs-moves/military-spouse-and-family-moves-101-pcs.html
Natural Hazards
Anacortes, WA Natural Disasters and Weather Extremes www.usa.com/anacortes-wa-natural-disasters-extremes.htm
FEMA Flood Zones msc.fema.gov/portal
Nearby Sales Estimates
Nearby Sales Estimates www.zillow.com/
Open Spaces and Other Protected Areas
Anacortes Cemeteries www.imortuary.com/funeral-homes/washington/anacortes.php
Anacortes City Parks www.cityofanacortes.org/490/Parks-Recreation
National Parks www.nps.gov/findapark/index.htm
National Registry of Historic Places www.nps.gov/nr/
National Wetlands Inventory www.fws.gov/wetlands/
National Wildlife Refuges www.fws.gov/refuges/
Washington State Parks and Recreation Commission www.parks.wa.gov/
Public Works
Anacortes Public Works www.anacorteswa.gov/411/Public-Works
Recreation
Anacortes Golf Courses www.thegolfcourses.net/golfcourses/WA/Anacortes.htm
Anacortes Parks & Recreation anacortesparksandrecreation.sportsites.com/player/homeplayer.aspx
Experience Anacortes www.experiencewa.com/cities/anacortes
Places to Go in Anacortes www.anacortes.org/visit.cfm
Transportation
Anacortes Ferry www.wsdot.wa.gov/ferries/Schedule/ScheduleDetail.aspx?departingterm=1&arrivingterm=10&roundtrip=true
Red Light Cameras www.redlightcameralist.com/
Red Light Cameras www.photoenforced.com/dc.html#.VRG52vnF8QU
Washington Traffic Counts www.wsdot.wa.gov/data/tools/geoportal/?config=traffic&layers=%7B%22layer0%22%3A%5B%5D%2C%22layer1%22%3A%5B0%2C1%2C2%2C3%2C4%5D%2C%22layer2%22%3A%5B0%2C1%5D%2C%22Traffic+Data%22%3A%5B0%2C2%5D%2C%22PTR+Sites%22%3A%5B0%2C1%5D%7D
Utilities
Cell Phone Reception www.cellreception.com/
Zoning
Anacortes Maps for Business Needs anacortes.org/work/doing-business-in-anacortes/maps-for-business-needs/
Anacortes Municipal Codes anacortes.municipal.codes/
National Conservation Easement Database www.conservationeasement.us/

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