Homes for Sale in Battle Ground WA

Welcome to Amboy, Washington!

Amboy is a small, peaceful community located just outside of Battleground, Washingon. The region is gorgeous and offers residents solitude and serenity while still maintaining close proximity to large metropolitan areas like Vancouver, Washington, and Portland, Oregon. The drive to the Portland International Airport is just under an hour, and the commute to Vancouver is about 40 minutes. Downtown Amboy has only a few buildings, including a post office and grocery store, and some restaurants.

Previous to the Euro-American migration in the 1800’s, Native American tribes like the Klickitat and Cowlitz tribes dominated Clark County and spent several years migrating through the area, gathering berries, and hunting in the mountains and hillsides that surround Amboy, and nearby towns such as Yacolt, WA.

Present day Amboy is home to about 1,878 people according to Livability, with the average resident being about 31 years old. Livability also notes that homes for sale in Amboy sell for about $290,400 with the average household earning about $62,212 a year.

Residents with real estate in Amboy, WA are attracted to the area because of its unparalleled beauty and peaceful privacy. Outdoor enthusiasts are drawn to the town and often participate in lots of activities in and around Amboy’s neighborhoods.

Amboy, WA is situated a couple hours away from the Gifford Pinchot National Forest, which is comprised of 1,368,300 acres of thick forest, vast wildlife, mountains, roaring river valleys, ponds, streams, waterfalls, and volcanoes. Residents often make the commute to enjoy recreational activities, or visit Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument. There is an office for the administrative staff of the Mount St. Helens Monument located just north of Amboy. The Mount St. Helens Administrative Office, in addition to providing information on the region, provides permits for the Gifford Pinchot National Forest and attractions such as the Volcano. You can obtain a permit by visiting the Mount St. Helens Administrative office located on Northeast Yale Bridge Road in Amboy.

Due to its small size, Clark County officials do most of the administrative work and provide most services for the real estate community in Amboy. Residents with children choose to either educate their child at home or commute to Battleground, WA to attend one of the many options available within the town.

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If you're interested in joining our community take a look at the latest listings for Amboy, Washington. Don't forget to read into our tips for buyers and learn more about financing in order to properly prepare yourself for the real estate process. If you're eager to begin your journey, contact our office at 360-687-3183 or visit our Facebook page for more information.