MOVING TO LEAVENWORTH WASHINGTON
Climate & Geography
Leavenworth is a semi-arid region, with and average annual rainfall of 9 inches. Ample sunshine is an attractive feature of the area, with most of the total rain/snowfall coming during a six month period from November through April. The mild winter and abundance of sunshine during the growing season (average of 140 frost-free days per year) provide excellent conditions for agricultural production. Regionally the #1 grower for organic pears and numerous orchards of pears, apples, peaches, apricots, cherries, plums and some grapes for local wineries.
The terrain within the city is flat, valley floor. Gentle slopes of 11-25 degrees and steep slopes of 25-45 degrees surround the city. The elevation of Leavenworth is 1,166 feet above sea level, while the nearby mountains rise between 5,000 and 8,000 feet.
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City of Leavenworth Government
Leavenworth has a Mayor/City Council form of government, City Administrator, City Clerk, Code Administrator, and Planning Department. The Planning Department administers city building codes, zoning ordinances, sign ordinances, and design review guidelines. The City provides water, sewer and garbage services to those residing in the City limits, those outside city limits can contact Waste management here https://www.wm.com/ for garbage service. The City of Leavenworth has a Comprehensive Growth Management Plan. The city of Leavenworth can be accessed from https://www.cityofleavenworth.com/
City Council Meetings
- 7:30 PM – 2nd Tuesday of each Month
- 7:30 PM – 4th Tuesday of each month
City Planning Commission Meetings
- 7:00 PM – 1st Wednesday of each month
|Leavenworth City Hall
Physical address: 700 State Highway2, Leavenworth, WA 98826
Mailing address: PO Box 287, Leavenowrth, WA 98826
|Chelan County Sheriff|
|US Forest Service|
|Chelan Douglas Regional Port Authority|
|Cascade School District|
Fire protection services for Leavenworth are provided under a contract with the Chelan County Fire Department No. 3. A new facility was built in 1999. Police protection is provided through a contract with the Chelan County Sheriff’s Office.
Leavenworth is located in Chelan County Washington: https://www.co.chelan.wa.us/
More Relocation Help
Our many service members are ready to help you with your relocation needs and questions. They can be found below.
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Carlisle Classic Homes
Carlisle Classic Homes specializes in new construction & major remodels. Our mission is to transform our client's ideas & dreams into living spaces they will enjoy for a life time. We strive to be admired by our customer for our integrity, people & quality of work.
- Contact(509) 423-0405
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Leavenworth Real Estate, Inc
Over 30 years experience helping clients achieve their real estate goals and dreams. Expert in marketing, negotiations, and transaction management in all forms of real estate
- Contact(509) 423-7800
- Contact(509) 421-3180
894 Highway 2, Suite E, Leavenworth WA 98826
Mike West Leavenworth Realty
We are the company people trust enough to refer to their friends and family to. If you want the longest operating and most knowledgeable real estate company in the Leavenworth area working for you, choose MIKE WEST LEAVENWORTH REALTY. Professionals who put YOU first! Over 35 years in business right here in Leavenworth.
- Contact(509) 548-5802
- Contact(800) 962-7359
940 Highway 2, Suite A, Leavenworth WA 98826
Windermere Real Estate/NCW- Leavenworth
We are a real estate firm that is passionate about the communities of Leavenworth, Lake Wenatchee, Cashmere and the upper valley. Our team of experienced brokers provide professional, ethical & personalized services. Contact us for all your real estate needs. All in, for you!
- Contact(509) 548-4663
11779 Highway 2, Suite 203, Leavenworth WA 98826
Berkshire Hathaway Home Services
Committed real estate professionals making the process of buying or selling real estate in this beautiful mountain community as efficient and hassle-free as possible!
- Contact(509) 548-3311
- Contact(800) 483-9848
305 Highway 2, Leavenworth WA 98826