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  • Home to nearly 37,000 folks, Longview sits within Cowlitz County, right near the Oregon border. Wedged between the Columbia and Cowlitz rivers, Longview is a city that flows at just the right pace. Take in a show at the Columbia Theater or walk through the Koth Gallery to stimulate the mind. A jog through Lake Sacajawea Park will keep your body going.

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Top 6 Reasons to Live in Longview, WA

  • Profit from the improving housing market! Property values in Longview have increased 7.6% in the last year, and most expect positive, stable growth in the coming years. The area surrounding Longview Country Club to the north is worth a look. Another neighborhood to check out is Broadway, situated between the Cowlitz River and Columbia River in the south.
  • Fill up your stomach! Longview always has tasty food waiting, especially in the downtown area. Have a casual lunch at Masthead Restaurant, grab a slice at Lexi's Pizza Pub, or sit down for a nice dinner at JT's Steak and Fishhouse.
  • Get outdoors! Lake Sacajawea Park, a nationally historic place, features 3.5 miles of walking paths, a cool Solar System Walk, an arboretum, fountains, and numerous gardens, while 7th Avenue Park covers 29 acres and is great for a picnic. Mint Valley Golf Course calls players to test the golf game. Nutty Narrows Bridge -- a squirrel bridge that's stunningly narrow -- is quite intriguing. Longview has a range of outdoor activities, which encourages residents to stay active.
  • Have the option to rent or buy! With roughly 43% of the city leasing, Longview has a good balance of renters and owners. There are even rent to own homes on the market. With a mix of apartments, condos, and single family homes, the Old West Side is a good neighborhood for available housing. To find homes with more space, check out the Hillside Acres community.
  • Learn some history! Longview has plenty to keep history buffs happy. Even the post office is a historic building. The Civic Center Historic District, with landmarks such as the Monticello Hotel, R.A. Long Park, and the Chamber of Commerce Building, is the spot to take in the story of Longview. For even more info, visit the iconic Longview Public Library.
  • Go out on the town! Head to the Oregon Way Tavern for a festive atmosphere and good tunes. Go to Axis Sports Bar to watch the big game. For cocktails, try The Office 842. Downtown Longview boasts plenty of good nightlife venues, so go out and have a blast.