Welcome to Stanwood.

Our city has everything you need, combined with the rural ambiance you desire. Stanwood, located on Port Susan Bay, is the northernmost city of Snohomish County and is the gateway to Camano Island to the west. Stanwood continues to grow which translates to more services and more business opportunities while maintaining its small-town atmosphere.

Getting Here

You can get to Stanwood by car, bus, or Amtrak. From north or south I-5 take exit 212 and head five minutes west toward Camano Island. Stanwood has something for everyone - come visit us today!

Meet Mayor Callaghan

Elizabeth Callaghan is a graduate of Seattle Pacific University and currently teaches at Grace Academy in Marysville. She has lived in Stanwood since 2009 and enjoys the rich heritage and unique character of the city. Mayor Callaghan previously served on the City Council from 2012 to 2013, served two terms on the City’s Planning Commission 2010 to 2011 and 2013 to 2015, and resumed her seat as Councilmember 2016 to 2020 when elected Mayor by the Council.


If you have any questions or issues that you would like to discuss, please contact me at 360-629-2181, ext. 5207