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Skagit County

Population in 2012: 15,928 (97% urban, 3% rural). Population change since 2000: +9.4%
 

Males: 7,628  (47.9%)
Females: 8,300  (52.1%)

Median resident age:  47.2 years
Washington median age:  46.6 years

Zip codes: 98221.

Estimated median household income in 2011: $54,737 (it was $41,930 in 2000)
Anacortes:

$54,737
Washington:

$56,835
Estimated per capita income in 2011: $30,955

Anacortes city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2011: $314,852 (it was $169,000 in 2000)
Anacortes:

$314,852
Washington:

$256,300
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $396,699; Detached houses: $403,286; Townhouses or other attached units: $381,159; In 2-unit structures: $437,500; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $535,000; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $561,847; Mobile homes: $167,567

Median gross rent in 2011: $975.

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  • White alone - 13,716 (86.9%)
  • Hispanic - 935 (5.9%)
  • Two or more races - 385 (2.4%)
  • Asian alone - 364 (2.3%)
  • Black alone - 193 (1.2%)
  • American Indian alone - 141 (0.9%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 19 (0.1%)
  • Other race alone - 22 (0.1%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Anacortes: 101.3 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (15.8%), English (13.1%), Irish (9.7%), Norwegian (6.7%), Swedish (4.1%), United States (3.7%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1891

Elevation: 100 feet

Land area: 11.8 square miles.

Population density: 1352 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Anacortes:

  • High school or higher: 92.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 33.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Anacortes city:

  • Never married: 20.8%
  • Now married: 59.4%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 11.8%

1,097 residents are foreign born (2.1% Europe, 1.5% Asia, 1.4% Latin America, 1.1% North America).

This city:  7.0%
Washington:  12.2%



According to our research of Washington and other state lists there were 11 registered sex offenders living in Anacortes, Washington as of April 24, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Anacortes to the number of sex offenders is 1,539 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $2,534 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2011: $2,473 (0.7%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bellingham, WA (18.5 miles , pop. 67,171).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (62.0 miles , pop. 563,374).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (1020.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Bay View, WA (2.6 miles ), Swinomish Reservation, WA (2.9 miles ), Bayview, WA (3.0 miles ), Edison, WA (3.1 miles) , La Conner, WA (3.1 miles ), Bow, WA (3.4 miles ), Lopez, WA (3.5 miles ), Ault Field, WA (3.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 166 buildings, average cost: $118,000
  • 1998: 138 buildings, average cost: $150,100
  • 1999: 158 buildings, average cost: $147,500
  • 2000: 128 buildings, average cost: $176,800
  • 2001: 97 buildings, average cost: $192,900
  • 2002: 0 buildings
  • 2003: 123 buildings, average cost: $196,500
  • 2004: 149 buildings, average cost: $208,600
  • 2005: 202 buildings, average cost: $252,200
  • 2006: 108 buildings, average cost: $273,400
  • 2007: 69 buildings, average cost: $249,300
  • 2008: 43 buildings, average cost: $258,100
  • 2009: 22 buildings, average cost: $200,000
  • 2010: 19 buildings, average cost: $220,000
  • 2011: 23 buildings, average cost: $252,500
  • 2012: 32 buildings, average cost: $247,000

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Latitude: 48.50 N, Longitude: 122.62 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,218 (+7.7%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 3,717 (55.0%)

Area code: 360

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Crime rates in Anacortes by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 0000000100000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.05.90.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 3042546231361
per 100,000 19.10.026.713.031.925.036.711.817.65.917.537.46.2
Robberies 2042845157142
per 100,000 12.70.026.713.051.125.030.65.929.441.05.825.012.4
Assaults 214117231419131914101413
per 100,000 12.794.773.445.6146.987.6116.176.7111.682.058.487.480.8
Burglaries 578411997100135111951091098191157
per 100,000 362.2568.0793.9631.6638.7845.0678.5560.5640.4638.8472.8567.8975.3
Thefts 371457428365500596555448364328461387386
per 100,000 2357.73090.12855.42376.53193.53730.43392.62643.42138.71922.32690.92414.82398.0
Auto thefts 19252125294924253122192334
per 100,000 120.7169.0140.1162.8185.2306.7146.7147.5182.1128.9110.9143.5211.2
Arson 1531258312546
per 100,000 6.433.820.06.512.831.348.917.75.911.729.225.037.3
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 148.9193.1221.9173.3254.0274.1253.2192.4187.6163.1174.6199.9203.1

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Crime rate in Anacortes detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 27 (21 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.30
Washington average:

1.47

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Anacortes, Washington accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.4%
Washington:

6.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +2,929 (+25.2%).

Most common industries in 2007-2011 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (25%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Carpenters (4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4%)
  • Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)

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Earthquake activity:

Anacortes-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Washington state average. It is 107% 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 86.8 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 97.7 miles away from Anacortes 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 83.1 miles away from the city center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 5/3/1996 at 04:04:22, a magnitude 5.5 (5.2 MB, 5.3 MD, 5.5 ML, Depth: 2.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 61.4 miles away from the city center
On 4/14/1990 at 05:33:26, a magnitude 5.2 (4.4 MB, 4.1 MS, 5.2 ML, Depth: 7.8 mi) earthquake occurred 31.8 miles away from Anacortes center
On 1/29/1995 at 03:11:22, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, 4.5 MS, 5.1 MW, 5.0 MD, Depth: 10.7 mi) earthquake occurred 78.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Skagit County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 9, Mudslides: 6, Landslides: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Snows: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1, Earthquake: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Anacortes topographic map

Birthplace of: Charley Schanz - Baseball player.


Hospital/medical center in Anacortes:

  • ISLAND HOSPITAL (Acute Care Hospitals, Government - Hospital District or Authority, provides emergency services, 1211 24TH STREET)

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Airports, heliports and other landing facilities located in Anacortes:


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Amtrak stations near Anacortes:

  • 15 miles: MOUNT VERNON (725 COLLEGE WAY) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 16 miles: BELLINGHAM (401 HARRIS AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Local government website: cityofanacortes.org

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Anacortes:

  • Skagit Valley College (about 15 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,820)
  • Western Washington University (about 18 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 12,991)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 22 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 2,471)
  • Everett Community College (about 40 miles; Everett, WA; FT enrollment: 3,612)
  • Edmonds Community College (about 50 miles; Lynnwood, WA; FT enrollment: 4,635)
  • Shoreline Community College (about 54 miles; Shoreline, WA; FT enrollment: 3,488)
  • University of Washington-Bothell Campus (about 55 miles; Bothell, WA; FT enrollment: 2,021)

Public high schools in Anacortes:

Public elementary/middle schools in Anacortes:

Private elementary/middle school in Anacortes:

  • SAN JUAN MONTESSORI PRESCHOOL (Students: 50; Location: 1308 7TH ST; Grades: PK - KG)
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Library in Anacortes:

  • ANACORTES PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $934,069; Location: 1220 10TH ST; 80,531 books; 6,428 audio materials; 6,106 video materials; 9 local licensed databases; 11 state licensed databases; 196 print serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in Anacortes: March Point Landfill (A), Anacortes Ferry Landing (B), Fidalgo Pool (C), Anchor Cove Marina (D), Fidalgo Marina (E), Fidalgo Yacht Club (F), Skyline Marine Center (G), Anacortes Marina (H), Anacortes Yacht Club (I), Cap Sante Marine (J), Flounder Bay Yacht Club (K), Port of Anacortes Marina (L), Anacortes Wastewater Treatment Plant (M), Anacortes Fire Department (N), Island Hospital Emergency Services (O), Leona M Sundquist Marine Laboratory (P), The Fidalgo Center (Q), San Juan Rehabilitation and Care Center (R), Chandler's Square Retirement Community (S), Rosario Assisted Living Facility (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Thriftmart Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Anacortes include: Anacortes Christian Reformed Church (A), Anacortes First Baptist Church (B), Christ Episcopal Church (C), Anacortes Christian Church (D), Anacortes Lutheran Church (E), Church of Christ Fidalgo Island (F), First Assembly of God Church (G), Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (H), New Hope Christian Fellowship Church (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Grandview Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Cannery Lake (A), Whistle Lake (B), Heart Lake (C), Cranberry Lake (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Anacortes include: Mount Erie Park (1), Havekost Monument (2), Washington Park (3), John Storvik Playground (4), Cap Sante Park (5), Cranberry Lake Park (6), Causland Park (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Beaches: Anaco Beach (A), Sunset Beach (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Catchmore Charters (Tours & Charters; 01 San Juan Island View Ci) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotels: Fidalgo Country Inn (7645 SR 20) (1), Anacortes Inn (3006 Commercial Avenue) (2), Blue Rose Bed & Breakfast (1811 9th St) (3), Nantucket Inn Bed & Breakfast (3402 Commercial Avenue) (4), Anaco Bay Inn (916 33rd Street) (5), Channel House (2902 Oakes Avenue) (6), Albatross B&B (Ip) (5708 Kingsway) (7), Islands Inn (3401 Commercial Avenue) (8), Guemes Island Resort (4269 Guemes Island Road) (9). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

 
Skagit County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
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AQI  Ozone  SO2 NO2

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2004 was 6.99. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 15.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

6.99
U.S.:

11.62
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 0.703. This is significantly better than average. There were 6 monitors within city limits.
City:

0.703
U.S.:

2.879
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 10.5. This is about average. There were 7 monitors within city limits.
City:

10.5
U.S.:

10.5

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

WHITEHORSE MERCANTILE WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 930, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
POTLATCH BEACH-DIVISION II (Population served: 217, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
MADRONA COMMUNITY, INC (Population served: 112, Surface_water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2000, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (SEP-30-2000), St Public Notif requested (SEP-30-2000), St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-30-2000)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR) - In JUL-2000
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR) - In MAY-2000
LAKE ERIE TRAILER PARK (Population served: 57, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2005, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • 11 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
GUEMES ISLAND COMM CENTER ASSN (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-1999, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (FEB-28-1999), St Public Notif requested (FEB-28-1999), St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-28-1999)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-1999, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JAN-31-1999), St Public Notif requested (JAN-31-1999), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-31-1999)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-1998, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (DEC-31-1998), St Public Notif requested (DEC-31-1998), St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-31-1998)
EAST NORTH BEACH COMM WATER ASSN (Population served: 28, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2004, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2003, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
WALLA WALLA COLLEGE MARINE STATION (Population served: 27, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2000, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (JUN-30-2000), St Public Notif requested (JUN-30-2000), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUN-30-2000)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In APR-1997, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (APR-30-1997), St Public Notif requested (APR-30-1997), St Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-30-1997)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-1996, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (NOV-30-1996), St Public Notif requested (NOV-30-1996), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-30-1996)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-1996, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (OCT-31-1996), St Public Notif requested (OCT-31-1996), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-31-1996)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In DEC-1996, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-31-1996)

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

  • LUNZ RESORT (Population served: 45, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 8.0%
(7.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 5.9% for Black residents, 13.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 18.2% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 15.0% for other race residents, 8.3% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.9%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.1%
Whole state:  7.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Anacortes, WA

People in group quarters in Anacortes in 2010:

  • 36 people in workers’ group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 26 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 26 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 9 people in college/university student housing
  • 7 people in group homes intended for adults

People in group quarters in Anacortes in 2000:

  • 75 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 41 people in nursing homes
  • 11 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 2 people in crews of maritime vessels

Anacortes compared to Washington state average:

Anacortes, Washington environmental map by EPA

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  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.


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Banks with most branches in Anacortes (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Anacortes Thrifty Branch at 1519 Commercial Avenue, branch established on 1998/10/26. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Anacortes Branch at 1018 Eighth Street, branch established on 1961/05/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Skagit State Bank: Anacortes Branch at 1400 Commercial Avenue, branch established on 1981/11/30. Info updated 2006/10/18: Bank assets: $723.3 mil, Deposits: $620.5 mil, headquarters in Burlington, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices, Holding Company: Skagit State Bancorp, Inc.
  • Bank of the Pacific: Anacortes Branch at 801 Commercial Avenue, branch established on 2006/05/01. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $640.3 mil, Deposits: $548.4 mil, headquarters in Aberdeen, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 17 total offices, Holding Company: Pacific Financial Corporation
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Anacortes Branch at 910 O Avenue, branch established on 1939/01/31. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Whidbey Island Bank: Anacortes Branch at 2202 Commercial Ave., branch established on 1998/03/30. Info updated 2010/09/27: Bank assets: $1,668.6 mil, Deposits: $1,471.8 mil, headquarters in Coupeville, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 32 total offices, Holding Company: Washington Banking Company
  • Peoples Bank: Anacortes Office at 911-11th Street, branch established on 2001/02/05. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $1,224.9 mil, Deposits: $1,084.6 mil, headquarters in Lynden, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 26 total offices, Holding Company: Peoples Bancorp
  • KeyBank National Association: Anacortes Branch at 1600 Commercial Avenue, branch established on 2010/10/18. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • Washington Federal: Anacortes Branch at 1017 Commercial Avenue, branch established on 1917/01/01. Info updated 2011/12/19: Bank assets: $13,653.0 mil, Deposits: $8,905.8 mil, headquarters in Seattle, WA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 174 total offices

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Anacortes, Washington:

  • The Marina Inn, 3300 Commercial Ave, Anacortes, WA 98221 , Phone: (360) 293-1100, Fax: (360) 293-1100
  • Majestic Hotel, 419 Commercial Ave, Anacortes, WA 98221 , Phone: (360) 293-3355, Fax: (360) 293-5214
  • Fidalgo Country Inn, 1250 Hwy 20, Anacortes, WA 98221 , Phone: (360) 293-3494
  • Holiday Motel, 2903 Commercial Ave, Anacortes, WA 98221 , Phone: (360) 293-6511
  • San Juan Motel, 1103 6TH St, Anacortes, WA 98221 , Phone: (360) 293-5105
  • Ship Harbor Inn, 5316 Fry Terminal Rd, Anacortes, WA 98221 , Phone: (360) 293-5177, Fax: (360) 299-2412
All 6 fire-safe hotels and motels in Anacortes, Washington

Educational Attainment (%) in 2011

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)


Anacortes travel time to work - commute


Anacortes mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (74%)
  • Electricity (23%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results



Religion statistics for Anacortes (based on Skagit County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 43.50%
Here43.5%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaAssemblies of GodUnited Methodist ChurchLDS (Mormon) Church
Adherents42.2%12.0%6.7%5.6%5.5%
Congregations6.7%10.6%10.6%7.7%5.8%
NameBaptist General ConferenceSouthern Baptist ConventionInternational Church of the Foursquare GospelAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAOther
Adherents3.0%3.0%2.3%2.1%17.7%
Congregations1.0%4.8%2.9%3.8%46.2%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 30
Skagit County:

2.59 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
Skagit County:

0.95 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 47
Skagit County:

4.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 114
Here:

9.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.26 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.0%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Skagit County:

29.5%
Washington:

25.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

18.9%
State:

13.9%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 12$50,882$50,8820$0
Other Government Administration 9$20,050$26,7333$4,004
Judicial and Legal 6$24,370$48,7402$4,538
Police Protection - Officers 21$128,656$73,5180$0
Police - Other 11$50,302$54,8750$0
Firefighters 15$95,800$76,6400$0
Fire - Other 4$24,844$74,5321$126
Streets and Highways 17$82,960$58,5603$7,924
Solid Waste Management 8$34,740$52,1100$0
Sewerage 14$68,764$58,9410$0
Parks and Recreation 10$44,126$52,9517$10,162
Water Supply 18$100,832$67,2211$3,028
Local Libraries 8$26,402$39,60312$14,560
Other and Unallocable 12$55,036$55,03612$15,054
Totals for Government 165$807,764$58,74641$59,396

Anacortes government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $332,000 ($20.84)
    Regular Highways: $319,000 ($20.03)
    Libraries: $29,000 ($1.82)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $2,702,000 ($169.64)
    Police Protection: $2,607,000 ($163.67)
    Sewerage: $2,242,000 ($140.76)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,439,000 ($90.34)
    General - Other: $1,147,000 ($72.01)
    Parks and Recreation: $1,115,000 ($70.00)
    Health - Other: $1,084,000 ($68.06)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,011,000 ($63.47)
    Central Staff Services: $745,000 ($46.77)
    Libraries: $728,000 ($45.71)
    Regular Highways: $649,000 ($40.75)
    Financial Administration: $646,000 ($40.56)
    Housing and Community Development: $571,000 ($35.85)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $380,000 ($23.86)
    General Public Buildings: $267,000 ($16.76)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $106,000 ($6.65)
    Correctional Institutions: $6,000 ($0.38)
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,000 ($0.13)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $387,000 ($24.30)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $2,000,000 ($125.57)
    Parks and Recreation: $209,000 ($13.12)
    Local Fire Protection: $169,000 ($10.61)
    Water Utilities: $165,000 ($10.36)
    Police Protection: $94,000 ($5.90)
    Health - Other: $7,000 ($0.44)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000 ($0.31)
    General - Other: $3,000 ($0.19)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($0.13)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $9,654,000 ($606.10)

Anacortes government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $3,398,000 ($213.34)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,936,000 ($121.55)
    All Other: $1,267,000 ($79.55)
    Parks and Recreation: $67,000 ($4.21)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $62,000 ($3.89)
    Regular Highways: $61,000 ($3.83)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $249,000 ($15.63)
    All Other: $152,000 ($9.54)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $557,000 ($34.97)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $734,000 ($46.08)
    Rents: $355,000 ($22.29)
    Fines and Forfeits: $141,000 ($8.85)
    Donations From Private Sources: $115,000 ($7.22)
    Sale of Property: $78,000 ($4.90)
    General Revenue, NEC: $39,000 ($2.45)
    Special Assessments: $4,000 ($0.25)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $6,211,000 ($389.94)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,571,000 ($98.63)
    General Local Government Support: $173,000 ($10.86)
    All Other: $85,000 ($5.34)
  • Tax - Property: $3,889,000 ($244.16)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,469,000 ($217.79)
    Public Utilities Sales: $2,172,000 ($136.36)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $1,225,000 ($76.91)
    Other License: $1,080,000 ($67.81)
    Other Selective Sales: $360,000 ($22.60)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $47,000 ($2.95)

Anacortes government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,241,000 ($580.17)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $9,184,000 ($576.59)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,417,000 ($277.31)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,360,000 ($273.73)

Anacortes government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,925,000 ($1125.38)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,841,000 ($178.37)

8.09% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($46,767 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.09%
Washington average:

7.86%

0.20% of residents moved from foreign countries ($936 average AGI)
Skagit County:

0.20%
Washington average:

0.26%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Snohomish County, WA  1.32% ($42,390 average AGI)
from Whatcom County, WA  1.06% ($40,460)
from King County, WA  0.84% ($59,633)


6.76% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,564 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.76%
Washington average:

7.07%

0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($540 average AGI)
Skagit County:

0.12%
Washington average:

0.16%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Snohomish County, WA  1.23% ($42,823 average AGI)
to Whatcom County, WA  0.85% ($31,050)
to King County, WA  0.74% ($32,387)

Strongest AM radio stations in Anacortes:

  • KLKI (1340 AM; 1 kW; ANACORTES, WA; Owner: BERRY ENTERTAINMENT, INC.)
  • KAPS (660 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KRPI (1550 AM; 50 kW; FERNDALE, WA; Owner: BBC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KARI (550 AM; 25 kW; BLAINE, WA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGMI (790 AM; 5 kW; BELLINGHAM, WA)
  • KPUG (1170 AM; 10 kW; BELLINGHAM, WA; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KBRC (1430 AM; 5 kW; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: JIM AND ANN KEANE)
  • KRKO (1380 AM; 50 kW; EVERETT, WA; Owner: S-R BROADCASTING, CO.)
  • KIXI (880 AM; 50 kW; MERCER ISLAND/SEATTL, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KKOL (1300 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KGNW (820 AM; 50 kW; BURIEN-SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Anacortes:

  • KISM (92.9 FM; BELLINGHAM, WA; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KWPZ (106.5 FM; LYNDEN, WA; Owner: CRISTA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KAFE (104.3 FM; BELLINGHAM, WA; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KSVR (91.7 FM; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF SKAGIT VALLEY COLLEGE)
  • K206CU (89.1 FM; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K201FH (88.1 FM; BELLINGHAM, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K210CN (89.9 FM; BELLINGHAM, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KUGS (89.3 FM; BELLINGHAM, WA; Owner: WESTERN WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY)
  • KISW (99.9 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KQBZ (100.7 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • K205DL (88.9 FM; GRANITE FALLS/EVERET, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KZAZ (91.7 FM; BELLINGHAM, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KMWS (90.1 FM; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Anacortes:

  • KBCB (Channel 24; BELLINGHAM, WA; Owner: WORLD TELEVISION OF WASHINGTON, LLC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


See more detailed statistics of Anacortes fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 7
Total length: 43 meters (141ft)
Total costs: $44,775,000
Total average daily traffic: 45,971
Total average daily truck traffic: 2,408

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Anacortes)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Anacortes, WA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 321 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Anacortes)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 2 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Anacortes)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 107 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 5 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED62$273,88894$275,147604$243,45420$173,7172$3,443,21599$262,9267$174,304
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED10$237,44211$248,02740$257,5990$00$04$254,3800$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED9$248,3338$272,974156$280,90415$156,1411$2,475,00023$236,6815$170,672
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN8$267,6548$298,84582$308,0826$115,7781$1,510,30015$263,7891$225,200
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$255,8401$191,77013$234,3580$00$02$132,8600$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9501.00 , 9502.00, 9503.00, 9504.00, 9505.00, 9506.00, 9507.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 full and 5 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED12$255,8388$303,4701$252,540
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$285,0004$292,8150$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$167,5402$216,9850$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$252,5400$01$252,540
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 9501.00 , 9502.00, 9503.00, 9504.00, 9505.00, 9506.00, 9507.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 109
  • Hazardous Condition: 94
  • Service Call: 24
  • Good Intent Call: 8

Incident types - Anacortes


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Anacortes, WA

Most common first names in Anacortes, WA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John14476.7 years
Robert12275.2 years
William10577.6 years
Mary9982.2 years
James8673.7 years
Charles8676.2 years
George7677.1 years
Dorothy6580.7 years
Helen6181.8 years
Margaret5678.6 years
Most common last names in Anacortes, WA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson7977.2 years
Smith5480.9 years
Brown4175.4 years
Anderson3879.6 years
Davis2981.3 years
Jones2978.0 years
Martin2378.4 years
Young2381.7 years
Miller2274.3 years
Nelson2279.2 years
Businesses in Anacortes, WA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Nike1
Ace Hardware1RadioShack1
Blockbuster1Rite Aid1
FedEx3Safeway1
GNC1Sprint Nextel1
H&R Block1Starbucks3
Jack In The Box1Subway1
Jones New York2Taco Bell1
KFC1U-Haul2
Lane Furniture1UPS3
Little Caesars Pizza1Vons1
MasterBrand Cabinets8Walgreens1
McDonald's1
Browse common businesses in Anacortes, WA

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  • Craig W. Graham (5)
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  • David H. Rytand (4)
  • Roy W. Martin (3)
  • Alexander Knafl (3)
  • Robert W. Bower (3)
  • Tom Schnelle (3)
  • Janet Olson Wheeler (3)

Total of 87 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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