Welcome to Brush Prairie Washington!
Bush Prairie, Washington is a quiet community located roughly 5 miles south of Battle Ground just outside of Vancouver, Washington and the Columbia River. The area sits beneath the shadow of massive cascade ranges that lie east of the neighborhood within the Gifford Pinchot National Forest. Residents often make the commute to the forest to enjoy the 1,368,300 acres of capacious wilderness, mountains, streams, and river valleys within the protected forest.
Attractions like Mount St.Helens National Monument and the Castle Lake Viewpoint are approximately an hour away from Bush Prairie, WA, inviting residents interested in outdoor recreation a magnificent and massive playground with a plethora of adventurous options. Families within Bush Prairie are attracted to educational activities available through the Science and Learning Center at Coldwater the Johnston Ridge Observatory, which are located near the monument park.
In addition to the opportunities available outside of Clark County, there are many attractions that appeal to the community within Bush Prairie neighborhoods. The Wildlife Botanical Gardens spans over 3 acres long, housing 10+ different specialty gardens that are open to Bush Prairie public. They are not only gorgeous but stand as an example for the community to learn from and enjoy. Volunteers maintain the gardens and aim to teach the real estate community how to create wildlife sanctuaries in their own home gardens in order to protect birds, butterflies, hummingbirds, and other wildlife that roam the region and have been displaced by urban growth.
Evidence of their progress is apparent in the streets of Bush Prairie, and especially in Bush Prairie real estate. There are many gorgeous properties in Bush Prairie, from residential homes for single family use as well as multi-family options, commercial and business real estate, and acres of lands and empty lots that are full of potential. According to Sperling’s Best Places the average home in Bush Prairie sells for around $464,900 with the average resident being about 44.5 years old. The region boasts low crime ratings and is a great place to raise a family. Children in Bush Prairie attend one of the three schools within the Hockinson School District, which prides itself on character and development and is highly rated across Clark County.
Services & Resources
US Post Office
Battle Ground Police Department
Hockinson School District
Big Brothers Big Sisters Columbia Northwest
Boys and Girls Clubs of Southwest Washington
Community Foundation for SW Washington
Community Housing Resource Center
Council for the Homeless
Human Services Council - Clark County
SW Washington Agency on Aging and Disabilities
Vancouver Housing Authority
YWCA Clark County
Places to Explore
Cascades Volcano Observatory
Columbia Springs Environmental Education Center
Fort Vancouver Sail & Power Squadron
Gifford Pinchot National Forest
Ridgefield National Wildlife Refuge
Mount St. Helens National Volcanic Monument
Mount St. Helens VolcanoCam
Mount St. Helens Science and Learning Center
University of Washington Earth Sciences
If you're interested in joining our community take a look at the latest listings for Bush Prairie, Washington. Don't forget to read 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.