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: $57,950  County Average: $405,814

Average Taxes in Bucoda: $766  County Average: $3,554

Average Cost Per Sqr Ft in Bucoda: $66  County Average: $175

Average Walkscore in Bucoda: 18  County Average: 16

Average Year Built in Bucoda: 1950  County Average: 1994

Average Days on Website in Bucoda: 54  County Average: 76

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S, totaling over 760 acres, located just south of Bucoda and less than five miles north of centralia. multi...



parcels are not being sold separate. property is located between centralia and Bucoda (via hwy 507), with easy access to olympia as well. this property offers privacy and true end of the road seclusion. bordered by forest land for that country, quiet, secluded feeling and territorial view. bri...



with large rooms and covered patio. this home in Bucoda is a 3br 2.5 bath with a large back yard on a corner lot la...



Great potential in quiet Bucoda. living room with propane log stove, large kitchen with eating area, one bedroom with spacious walk in closet and an extra bonus room for office or another bedroom...



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