Bucoda, WA Real Estate

Bucoda WA Real Estate Overview

The first American settler at what is now Bucoda was Aaron Webster (1828–1911) who arrived in 1854 In .the 1860s Webster sold his claim and sawmill to Oliver Shead who officially named the settlement "Seatco", a native word meaning evil spirit or devil. The Northern Pacific Railroad located a station at Seatco in 1872. Later the town was renamed Bucoda using the first two letters of three principal investors in local industries- Buckley, Coulter, and David. In the 1880s investors began operations to mine coal in the area, but the coal was of poor quality and operations were sporadic. From 1874 to 1888 Bucoda was the site of Washington's first territorial prison. It garnered a reputation as a harsh institution as the inmates were used for dangerous and brutal manual labor in local industry. It was discontinued when the state opened the Washington State Penitentiary in Walla Walla, Washington. Bucoda was officially incorporated on June 7, 1910. The town had a water tower that was scrapped in the early 1980s. The Mutual Lumber Mill was so productive the town was once billed as the "Town with the Million Dollar Payroll." The Mill burned down and was rebuilt only to have demand wane and once again it was consumed by flames. [source: Wikipedia]




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Bucoda WA Real Estate Stats

Average Price in Bucoda: $184,950 / County Average: $501,656

Average Taxes in Bucoda: $1,038 / County Average: $3,935

Average Cost Per Sqr Ft in Bucoda: $127 / County Average: $208

Average Walkscore in Bucoda: 17 / County Average: 17

Average Year Built in Bucoda: 1969 / County Average: 1994

Average Days on Website in Bucoda: 47 / County Average: 63

Bucoda WA Real Estate Market Health

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Owner financing available. low down payment, terms negotiable...

This is a large lot with a ton of potential! residential zoning and buildable...

3 bedroom 2 bath home just off the main drag in Bucoda. built in 199...

Ing approximately 57 acres, located just south of Bucoda and less than five miles north of centralia. much of the prop...

2.5 acre parcel in an area of very nice newer frame homes...

Owner financing available. low down payment, terms negotiable...

Approximately 80 acre tree farm just outside of Bucoda...

Affordable rambler home on a large corner lot. so well cared for, you will fall in love...

Large 12,156 sq ft corner lot home site. 1.5 story home with 660 sq ft detached shop behind home off of martina st...

This open concept 3 bdrm, 2 bath home features a living room, family room, dining room, wood stove, large master with soaking tub and walk in closet...

Roundings on this fantastic 5 acre lot located in Bucoda. timber was removed in 2014, s...

Large manufactured home with lots of room, almost 1800 square feet...

Ing approximately 84 acres, located just south of Bucoda and less than five miles north of centralia. much of the pr...

Located in the town of Bucoda, 4 parcels for sale. sold as-is...

28 acres that is currently divided into 3 separate tax parcels that has current zoning of commercial or residential use in the city of Bucoda wa a small rural community between centralia & tenino wa. ...

Complete updated 1228 sq ft, 3 bed, 2 bath home. all new plumbing, wiring, sheetrock, kitchen cabinets...

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4329 A St SE, Ste E
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