Amboy, Washington

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Population in 2010: 1,608.
Population change since 2000: -22.9%
Males: 822  (51.2%)
Females: 786  (48.8%)
Median resident age:

22.1 years
Washington median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 98601, 98675.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $80,924 (it was $50,896 in 2000)
Amboy:

$80,924
WA:

$70,979

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $21,595 (it was $16,973 in 2000)

Amboy CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $377,420 (it was $194,300 in 2000)
Amboy:

$377,420
WA:

$339,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $409,186; detached houses: $419,724; mobile homes: $316,829

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,318.

March 2019 cost of living index in Amboy: 94.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 5.7%
(5.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
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  • Races in Amboy, WA (2010)
    • 1,51994.5%White alone
    • 422.6%Hispanic
    • 171.1%American Indian alone
    • 150.9%Two or more races
    • 120.7%Asian alone
    • 30.2%Black alone

Races in Amboy detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Washington and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Amboy, Washington as of July 07, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Amboy is 2,091 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is lower than the state average.


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Ancestries: Finnish (50.9%), American (22.5%), German (6.4%), English (4.2%), Scotch-Irish (1.9%), Norwegian (1.4%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 400 feet

Land area: 14.3 square miles.

Population density: 112 people per square mile   (very low).

Amboy, Washington map

26 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.2%
Washington:

13.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,299 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $3,060 (0.8%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Vancouver, WA (19.8 miles , pop. 143,560).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Portland, OR (27.6 miles , pop. 529,121).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (845.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Yacolt, WA (2.0 miles ),
Lewisville, WA (2.7 miles ),
Venersborg, WA (2.9 miles ),
Cherry Grove, WA (3.0 miles ),
Battle Ground, WA (3.0 miles ),
Pine Grove, WA (3.0 miles),
La Center, WA (3.2 miles ),
Dollar Corner, WA (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 45.90 N, Longitude: 122.47 W

Area code: 360

Distribution of median household income in Amboy, WA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Amboy, WA in 2017
Amboy satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.3%
Washington:

5.2%
Most common industries in Amboy, WA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (21.2%)
  • Educational services (10.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (9.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.7%)
  • Transportation equipment (3.6%)
  • Paper (3.4%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (32.0%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.6%)
  • Educational services (5.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.6%)
  • Paper (4.9%)
  • Transportation equipment (3.9%)
  • Repair & maintenance (3.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (17.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (13.5%)
  • Social assistance (7.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.7%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.4%)
  • Health care (5.1%)
  • Construction (4.0%)
Most common occupations in Amboy, WA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.4%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.1%)
  • Carpenters (4.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4.0%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.9%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (7.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.7%)
  • Carpenters (6.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.2%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (8.6%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (7.0%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7.0%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (7.0%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6.5%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)

Average climate in Amboy, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Amboy, Washington environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 74.1. This is about average.

City:

74.1
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 4.93. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.93
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 0.00444. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 16.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00444
U.S.:

0.00984

Earthquake activity:

Amboy-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Washington state average. It is 181% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 93.2 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.5 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.8 MW, Depth: 32.2 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 82.3 miles away from the city center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK) earthquake occurred 98.0 miles away from the city center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 391.9 miles away from Amboy center
On 11/8/1980 at 10:27:34, a magnitude 7.2 (6.2 MB, 7.2 MS, 7.2 MW, 7.0 ML) earthquake occurred 344.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/17/1991 at 22:17:14, a magnitude 7.1 (6.2 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.1 MW, 6.8 ML, Depth: 8.4 mi) earthquake occurred 326.8 miles away from Amboy center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Clark County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Mudslides: 4, Storms: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Landslides: 3, Winds: 2, Earthquake: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Amboy topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Amboy:

  • MEADOW GLADE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; BATTLE GROUND, WA)
  • MOOREHAVEN CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; LA CENTER, WA)
  • RIDGEFIELD CARE FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; RIDGEFIELD, WA)
  • MANORCARE HEALTH SERVICES - SALMON CREEK (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; VANCOUVER, WA)
  • LEGACY SALMON CREEK MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 16 miles away; VANCOUVER, WA)

Airports located in Amboy:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Amboy:

  • Clark College (about 21 miles; Vancouver, WA; Full-time enrollment: 9,330)
  • Concordia University-Portland (about 25 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 3,996)
  • University of Portland (about 27 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 4,030)
  • Mt Hood Community College (about 28 miles; Gresham, OR; FT enrollment: 11,847)
  • Lower Columbia College (about 29 miles; Longview, WA; FT enrollment: 2,595)
  • Portland State University (about 30 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 21,450)
  • Lewis & Clark College (about 33 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 2,864)

Public elementary/middle school in Amboy:

  • AMBOY MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 22115 NE CHELATCHIE RD, Grades: 5-8)

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Notable locations in Amboy: Clark County Fire District 10 Station 105 (A), Clark County Fire District 10 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoirs and swamps: Fargher Pond (A), Fassett Reservoir (B), Warren Seely Reservoir (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Bitter Creek (A), Brush Creek (B), Chelatchie Creek (C), John Creek (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Amboy include: Amboy Park (1), Cedar Creek State Wildlife Recreation Area (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: North Clark Historical Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 21416 Northeast 399th Street) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Clark County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Amboy and their reported violations in the past:

LAKE MERWIN CAMPERS HIDEAWAY SYS 2 (Population served: 401, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
LAKE MERWIN CAMPERS HIDEAWAY SYS 3 (Population served: 164, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Amboy that have no violations reported:

  • JOHNSTON RIDGE OBSERVATORY (Population served: 1,733, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This place:

3.0 people
Washington:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

78.1%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

6.0%
Whole state:

7.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
5 people in other group homes in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Amboy:

Marital status in Amboy, WA
  • Never married: 16.8%
  • Now married: 71.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.4%
  • Divorced: 7.9%

For population 25 years and over in Amboy:

  • High school or higher: 90.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.4%
  • Unemployed: 4.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.7
Washington average:

11.3

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Neighborhoods in Amboy:

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Religion statistics for Amboy, WA (based on Clark County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant58,413191
Catholic26,8869
Other22,59060
Mainline Protestant12,63337
Black Protestant3782
Orthodox611
None304,402-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 46
Clark County:

1.10 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 11
Here:

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 39
This county:

0.94 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 93
Clark County:

2.23 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 239
Clark County:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

8.26 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Clark County:

8.2%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

27.6%
State:

25.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.7%
Washington:

13.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.9%
Washington:

49.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Amboy:

48.9%
Washington:

45.8%

Average BMI:
This city:

31.0
Washington:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

16.0%
Washington:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Amboy:

12.7%
Washington:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Amboy:

6.6
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Amboy:

38.8%
State:

32.6%

General health condition:
Here:

54.8%
State:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

86.1%
Washington:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Amboy, WA Residents

7.54% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($66,560 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.54%
Washington average:

7.39%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($335 average AGI)
Clark County:

0.04%
Washington average:

0.11%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Multnomah County, OR  1.49% ($54,829 average AGI)
from Washington County, OR  0.62% ($63,341)
from Clackamas County, OR  0.48% ($69,292)


5.83% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($59,066 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.83%
Washington average:

6.40%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($511 average AGI)
Clark County:

0.06%
Washington average:

0.13%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Multnomah County, OR  0.95% ($51,661 average AGI)
to Cowlitz County, WA  0.54% ($47,300)
to Washington County, OR  0.39% ($55,448)

Businesses in Amboy, WA

  • Curves: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Amboy:

  • KPAM (860 AM; 50 kW; TROUTDALE, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KKAD (1550 AM; 50 kW; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-WASHINGTON, INC)
  • KOTK (1080 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - PORTLAND RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KEX (1190 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKSN (1520 AM; 50 kW; OREGON CITY, OR; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC)
  • KFXX (910 AM; 10 kW; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC (DE))
  • KKGT (1150 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: WESTERN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKSL (1290 AM; 10 kW; LAKE OSWEGO, OR; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KDZR (1640 AM; 10 kW; LAKE OSWEGO, OR; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KJR (950 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Amboy:

  • K273AI (102.5 FM; ARIEL, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KRVO (105.9 FM; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KINK (101.9 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KKCW (103.3 FM; BEAVERTON, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOPB-FM (91.5 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • KPDQ-FM (93.7 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OREGON, INC.)
  • KKRZ (100.3 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMHD (89.1 FM; GRESHAM, OR; Owner: MT. HOOD COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KVMX (107.5 FM; BANKS, OR; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KUFO-FM (101.1 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KLTH (106.7 FM; LAKE OSWEGO, OR; Owner: INIFINITY RADIO OF PORTLAND INC.)
  • KUPL-FM (98.7 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OF PORTLAND INC.)
  • KBVM (88.3 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CATHOLIC BROADCASTING NORTHWEST, INC)
  • KBPS-FM (89.9 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: SCHOOL DISTRICT #1, MULTNOMAH COUNTY, OR)
  • KNRK (94.7 FM; CAMAS, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC (DE))
  • KFIS (104.1 FM; SCAPPOOSE, OR; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBOO (90.7 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: THE KBOO FOUNDATION)
  • KWJJ-FM (99.5 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - PORTLAND RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KGON (92.3 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC (DE))
  • KKSN-FM (97.1 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC (DE))

TV broadcast stations around Amboy:

  • KATU (Channel 2; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - PORTLAND TV, L.L.C.)
  • KPDX (Channel 49; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KPTV (Channel 12; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • K57IF (Channel 57; SALEM, OR; Owner: LaGRANDE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOIN (Channel 6; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KNMT (Channel 24; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • KGW (Channel 8; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOPB-TV (Channel 10; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • KPXG-LP (Channel 54; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • K14HN (Channel 14; VANCOUVER/CAMAS, WA; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
Amboy fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Amboy fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 9Number of bridges
  • 105ft / 31.6mTotal length
  • $12,979,000Total costs
  • 15,321Total average daily traffic
  • 1,297Total average daily truck traffic
  • 26,983Total future (year 2036) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • Int St Hwy 503 & Munch Rd (Lat: 45.907611 Lon: -122.451500), Call Sign: KJU235,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.370 MHz, Grant Date: 12/04/1995, Expiration Date: 11/20/2000, Cancellation Date: 01/21/2001, Registrant: Clark County Fire Protection District 10, Amboy, WA 98601, Phone: (206) 247-5233
  • Sw Cor Hoff & Grantham Rds (Lat: 45.902611 Lon: -122.540944), Call Sign: KZM865,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.370 MHz, Grant Date: 12/04/1995, Expiration Date: 11/20/2000, Cancellation Date: 01/21/2001, Registrant: Clark County Fire Protection District 10, Amboy, WA 98601, Phone: (206) 247-5233
  • FARGHER LAKE STATION, 15413 Ne Fargher Lake Hwy (Lat: 45.888083 Lon: -122.512083), Type: Bant, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 7 m, Call Sign: KNDJ421, Licensee ID: L00093866,
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.950 MHz, Grant Date: 07/10/2014, Expiration Date: 07/26/2024, Certifier: Tom Mc Dowell, Registrant: Yacolt, Town Of, 404 S Parcel Avenue, Yacolt, WA 98675, Phone: (360) 686-3271, Fax: (360) 686-8127
  • CRESAP STATION, 1258 Yale Bridge Road (Lat: 45.934111 Lon: -122.371778), Type: Bant, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 7 m, Call Sign: KQR488,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.070 MHz, Grant Date: 01/15/2013, Expiration Date: 03/31/2023, Certifier: Tom Mc Dowell, Registrant: Town Of Yacolt, 404 S. Parcel Ave, Yacolt, WA 98675, Phone: (360) 686-3271, Fax: (360) 686-8127
  • 26115 Ne 419th St (Lat: 45.922333 Lon: -122.406778), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 5 m, Call Sign: WPLG279,
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.396 MHz, Grant Date: 06/26/2012, Expiration Date: 04/01/2022, Certifier: Gary Goodman, Registrant: Radio Licensing Services, Milwaukie, OR 97269, Phone: (503) 594-2702, Fax: (503) 794-3759, Email:
  • FARGHER LAKE STATION, 15413 Ne Fargher Lake Hwy (Lat: 45.888083 Lon: -122.512111), Type: Bant, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 7 m, Call Sign: WQCU470,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.070 MHz, Grant Date: 03/02/2015, Expiration Date: 05/26/2025, Certifier: Tom Mcdowell, Registrant: Town Of Yacolt, 404 S. Parcel Ave, Yacolt, WA 98675, Phone: (360) 686-3271, Fax: (360) 686-8127
  • Lat: 45.913333 Lon: -122.443389, Call Sign: WQGP481,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.1600 MHz, Grant Date: 12/22/2016, Expiration Date: 03/15/2027, Certifier: Scott Mcdarrel, Registrant: Primex Wireless, Inc, 965 Wells St, Lake Geneva, WI 53147, Phone: (800) 537-0464, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • AMBOY, 21402 Ne 394th St (Lat: 45.907222 Lon: -122.454444), Type: Mast, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 46.9 m, Call Sign: WQQW426,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11035.0 MHz, 11035.0 MHz, 11035.0 MHz, 11035.0 MHz, 11035.0 MHz, 11035.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/14/2013, Expiration Date: 03/14/2023, Certifier: Charles Cleary, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (678) 259-1319, Email:
  • Amboy, Lat: 45.913278 Lon: -122.443417, Type: Building, Structure height: 17 m, Overall height: 20 m, Call Sign: WQWW574,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19620.0 MHz, 19620.0 MHz, 19620.0 MHz, 19620.0 MHz, 19620.0 MHz, 19620.0 MHz, 19620.0 MHz, Grant Date: 12/09/2015, Expiration Date: 12/09/2025, Certifier: Sean Chavez, Registrant: Intelpath, 111 Fuller Road, Hinsdale, IL 60521, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:
  • SPEELYAI MT, Bayswater Road (Lat: 45.984889 Lon: -122.395333), Type: Mast, Structure height: 47.8 m, Call Sign: WQWW943,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6595.00 MHz, Grant Date: 12/14/2015, Expiration Date: 12/14/2025, Certifier: Dave Fuller, Registrant: Adcomm Engineering Company, 3929 184th Place Se, Bothell, WA 98012, Phone: (425) 821-8827, Fax: (425) 488-3952, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Amboy)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

10 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Amboy)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$202,2251$165,17016$229,7201$245,720
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$259,9100$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$05$217,4400$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$03$246,7270$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$203,2800$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0401.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$243,620
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0401.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Amboy, WA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Amboy, WA - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 6. The highest number of fires - 23 took place in 2004, and the least - 0 in 2003. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Amboy, WA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (41.2%), and Outside Fires (36.3%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Amboy, WA
    • 4241.2%Structure Fires
    • 3736.3%Outside Fires
    • 2120.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 22.0%Other
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Most common first names in Amboy, WA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Charles976.2 years
John870.4 years
Arthur770.9 years
Margaret775.4 years
Robert767.7 years
James661.3 years
William667.3 years
Thomas663.7 years
George577.4 years
Helen570.0 years
Most common last names in Amboy, WA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson772.1 years
Manwell670.0 years
Smith675.3 years
Frasier482.5 years
Wright455.5 years
Peterson470.8 years
Turner483.5 years
Sutton471.5 years
Woodruff479.8 years
Campbell376.0 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Amboy, WA
  • 55.4%Electricity
  • 40.9%Wood
  • 2.0%Other fuel
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Amboy, WA
  • 59.9%Electricity
  • 40.1%Wood


Amboy compared to Washington state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2020.