Imagine living surrounded by water and a short drive from national forests, but without giving up the conveniences of modern living. That’s what you get in Kitsap County, Washington, particularly in the central part of the county in areas like Silverdale and Seabeck. If you love the outdoors but also close proximity to shopping, entertainment, and healthcare services, the heart of the Kitsap Peninsula is a great place to build your custom home.
Places to Live in Central Kitsap County
- Silverdale: The commercial center of the county, Silverdale is home to numerous chain retail stores, a movie theater, and national restaurant brands, as well as a historic downtown area with local shopping options and art galleries. It also is home to a handful of Virginia Mason Franciscan Health medical facilities, including St. Michael Medical Center, The Doctors Clinic Urgent Care, and a range of specialty services. For commuting convenience, Silverdale is also centrally located among the county’s multiple military bases and shipyards. There are plenty of activities for adults and kids alike, including parks and trails, annual festivals, and nearby museums. Learn about building a home in Silverdale here.
- Seabeck: Tiny Seabeck is just a short drive from Silverdale yet a world away, nestled on the Hood Canal with sweeping views of the Olympics to the west. Quaint and rural, you’ll larger parcels here, allowing for more flexibility and increased privacy. There’s ample access to outdoor activities, whether you want to boat or kayak or to access forested trails for easy or challenging hikes. Learn about building a home in Seabeck here.
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