In 2010, Kiplinger rated the Tri-Cities among the “Top 10 Best Places to Raise a Family”. CNNMoney.com ranked Kennewick as number two on their “Top 10 Best Bets for Housing Recovery”!
Nestled among three beautiful rivers, the Tri-Cities enjoys over 300 days of sunshine annually, an abundance of water recreation, excellent education and sports programs, and rich scientific, technological, and agricultural industries. For the wine enthusiast, the area is home to 150 wineries within a 50 mile radius!
Our semi-desert region has low humidity and mild seasonal weather. We have little snowfall in the winter and almost year-round outdoor recreation such as golf, fishing, and cycling.
For the sports lover, the Tri-Cities boasts the following professional sports teams: Tri-City Americans ice hockey; Tri-City Dust Devils minor league baseball, and Tri-Cities Fever indoor football league.
In addition, we are just hours away from the Seattle, Spokane, and Portland metropolitan areas, as well as excellent skiing!
The Tri-Cities’ growing population of 275,000+ offers a multitude of services, yet little traffic—The commutes are short and hassle-free!
Another special feature of our community is its character of being family-oriented, along with having a very high level of education (ranked among the Top 10 high technology communities in the nation by Milken Institute). Also, electric costs in the Tri-Cities are among the lowest in the nation, and Washington State has no state income tax!!!
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