Battle Ground is located in southwest Washington, less than 20 miles from Portland, Oregon. Despite its size of almost 20,000 people, Battle Ground has a small town feel, with a charming Main Street and a growing wine industry. Its location not far off I-5 makes for a convenient drive to many area attractions, such as downtown Vancouver, Washington, the Columbia River, Mt. St. Helens, Multnomah Falls, Forest Park and the PDX airport. The Oregon Coast is an easy 2-hour drive away. (more)
Construction, education, health and social services, manufacturing and retail trade are all industries that provide employment in Battle Ground. Students in grades K-12 are served by schools of the Battle Ground Public School District. Several colleges and universities—including City University, Clark College, Washington State University, Vancouver and Portland State University—are in close proximity for those looking to get a degree.
The area around Battle Ground is teeming with recreational activities -Battle Ground Lake State Park, Lewisville Park, Moulton Falls, Lucia Falls, Pomeroy Living History Farm - are all within easy reach of downtown Battle Ground.
Battle Ground Real Estate Prices
Battle Ground's real estate options range from single-family detached homes and estate properties to townhouses, condos and land lots. Sale prices for homes in Battle Ground start from $230,000 for a moderately sized home on a spacious lot. Large, newly built homes on wooded spacious lots of considerable acreage and with fireplaces, creek frontage and scenic, real views are priced in the high $300,000s. Beautiful, expansive Battle Ground estate properties are priced from the high $400,000s to more than $1.1 million. Listings for Clark County condos and Battle Ground townhouses are available with prices starting from $175,000 to $250,000.
Battle Ground, Washington Average Home Sizes and Asking Prices
Asking Price in 98604 - 3 Bedroom Single Family Homes
Battle Ground Real Estate Stats and Trends for the week of January 25th, 2020: homes priced around $683,741 compared to $689,360 the previous week, for a slight decrease of less than -1%. For Saturday, January 25th, the current national mortgage rate for a 30 year fixed mortgage is 4.51%; the 15 year fixed rate is at 3.90%. For a loan larger than conventional conforming loans, or 'jumbo' loan, the 30 year rate is 4.41%, while the 15 year jumbo rate currently is at 4.12%.