San Juan Island Chamber of Commerce
Cost of Living
We encourage you to visit the San Juan County and San Juan County Economic Development Council websites for Cost of Living information.
Jan. 2011 cost of living index in San Juan County: 99.1 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Construction (15.9%),

Arts, entertainment, recreation, accommodation and food services (14.7%),

Educational, health and social services (12.7%),

Retail trade (11.7%)

Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (10.9%).

Type of workers:
Private wage or salary: 65%
Government: 13%
Self-employed, not incorporated: 20%
Unpaid family work: 1%