Live Play Visit
Our community has a warm, connected community spirit with varied job opportunities. Residents support local school and community activities and enjoy life on the Kitsap Peninsula with it's over 350 miles of shoreline.
If you live (and play) in South Kitsap or Port Orchard...or if you are considering living (or playing) in South Kitsap or intend to visit South Kitsap and Port Orchard, this section should have some useful information for you.
South Kitsap/Port Orchard is known for it's great golf courses, fine marina, antique and collectible stores, classic car shows, historic homes and local community and high school theatre. Not to mention many fine dining establishments and bed & breakfasts and hotels/motels. Under Lifestyle you will find info on cost of living, outdoor recreation, arts & entertainment, climate and education. Under our Move To section you will information and links on News Media, places of worship, and the newcomer community information. Check our Calendar for current events and activities in the area and our map to find your way around! Visit the Kitsap Peninsula Visitor & Convention Bureau for lots of information on other sights, activities and events in Kitsap county.