Arlington Heights, Washington

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Population in 2010: 2,284. Population change since 2000: -9.0%
Males: 1,307  (57.2%)
Females: 977  (42.8%)
Median resident age:  43.7 years
Washington median age:  37.4 years

Zip codes: 98223.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $66,862 (it was $60,518 in 2000)
Arlington Heights:

$66,862
WA:

$58,405

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,154 (it was $22,107 in 2000)

Arlington Heights CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $279,018 (it was $200,200 in 2000)
Arlington Heights:

$279,018
WA:

$250,800

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $294,235; Detached houses: $320,538; Townhouses or other attached units: $221,468; In 2-unit structures: $239,599; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $159,463; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $153,474; Mobile homes: $100,745; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $73,599

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,308.

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  • Races in Arlington Heights, WA (2010)

    Arlington Heights races chart
    • 2,11892.7%White alone
    • 642.8%Hispanic
    • 502.2%Two or more races
    • 221.0%Asian alone
    • 180.8%American Indian alone
    • 50.2%Black alone
    • 50.2%Other race alone
    • 20.09%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Arlington Heights: 101.9 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (18.1%), English (12.8%), Norwegian (11.6%), Irish (10.8%), United States (6.8%), Scottish (2.9%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 305 feet

Land area: 11.3 square miles.

Population density: 201 people per square mile   (very low).

Arlington Heights,WA real estate house value index trend

Arlington Heights, Washington map

For population 25 years and over in Arlington Heights:

  • High school or higher: 91.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.1%
  • Unemployed: 2.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 30.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Arlington Heights CDP:

  • Never married: 28.4%
  • Now married: 50.0%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 14.1%

229 residents are foreign born (3.9% Latin America, 2.7% Europe, 1.1% North America).

This place:

8.4%
Washington:

13.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,955 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,225 (1.4%)

Arlington Heights satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Everett, WA (18.3 miles , pop. 91,488).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (41.3 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (995.1 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Arlington, WA (2.1 miles ), Bryant, WA (2.3 miles ), Sisco Heights, WA (2.6 miles ), Canyon Creek, WA (2.7 miles ), Oso, WA (2.8 miles ), Jordan Road-Canyon Creek, WA (2.8 miles ), Smokey Point, WA (2.8 miles ), Lake Cavanaugh, WA (2.9 miles) .

Latitude: 48.21 N, Longitude: 122.05 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 360

Arlington Heights household income distribution Arlington Heights home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.1%
Washington:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (31%)
  • Construction (19%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (9%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)
  • Material moving occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Arlington Heights: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Arlington Heights, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Arlington Heights-area historical earthquake activity is near Washington state average. It is 128% 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 69.5 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 81.2 miles away from Arlington Heights 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 63.0 miles away from the city center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 7/3/1999 at 01:43:54, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.3 ME, Depth: 25.2 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 96.7 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 29.5 miles away from Arlington Heights 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 44.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), energy magnitude (ME), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Snohomish County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 22
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 14, Mudslides: 8, Landslides: 6, Winter Storms: 4, Earthquakes: 2, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Arlington Heights topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Arlington Heights:

  • CASCADE VALLEY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 4 miles away; ARLINGTON, WA)
  • REGENCY CARE CENTER AT ARLINGTON (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; ARLINGTON, WA)
  • PUGET SOUND KIDNEY CENTER SMOKEY POINT (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; ARLINGTON, WA)
  • HAVENWOOD CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MARYSVILLE, WA)
  • MARYSVILLE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MARYSVILLE, WA)
  • MADELEINE VILLA HEALTH CARE C (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; MARYSVILLE, WA)
  • LIFE CARE AT HOME OF WA (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; MARYSVILLE, WA)

Amtrak station near Arlington Heights:

  • 18 miles: EVERETT (2900 BOND ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Arlington Heights:

  • Everett Community College (about 16 miles; Everett, WA; Full-time enrollment: 5,818)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 20 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)
  • Edmonds Community College (about 30 miles; Lynnwood, WA; FT enrollment: 7,271)
  • University of Washington-Bothell Campus (about 32 miles; Bothell, WA; FT enrollment: 3,902)
  • Cascadia Community College (about 32 miles; Bothell, WA; FT enrollment: 2,238)
  • Shoreline Community College (about 35 miles; Shoreline, WA; FT enrollment: 5,026)
  • Lake Washington Institute of Technology (about 36 miles; Kirkland, WA; FT enrollment: 2,947)

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Notable locations in Arlington Heights: Tillman Dairy (A), Vos Dairy (B), Snohomish County Fire Protection District 21 Station 49 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Arlington Heights: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Rivers: North Fork Stillaguamish River (A), South Fork Stillaguamish River (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Arlington Heights: Twin Rivers Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 94.2. This is worse than average.

City:

94.2
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2002 was 0.749. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.749
U.S.:

0.293

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 15.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.3
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.66. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.66
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.9%
(7.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 61.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.9 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  81.1%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  7.2%
Whole state:  7.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
5 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.2
Washington average:

11.4

Arlington Heights travel time to work - commute Arlington Heights mode of transportation to work chart

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 Arlington Heights CDP (based on Snohomish County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant85,354327
Catholic75,39316
Other34,27090
Mainline Protestant21,64271
Orthodox1,9436
Black Protestant4064
None494,327-
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: 121
Snohomish County:

1.79 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 12
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 96
Snohomish County:

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 172
Snohomish County:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 469
Here:

6.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.5%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Snohomish County:

27.4%
Washington:

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

14.3%
State:

13.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Arlington Heights:

48.8%
Washington:

49.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Arlington Heights:

46.0%
State:

45.8%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.1
State:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

20.8%
Washington:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Arlington Heights:

8.6%
Washington:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Washington:

6.8

Overweight people:
Arlington Heights:

36.9%
Washington:

32.6%

General health condition:
Arlington Heights:

56.5%
Washington:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Arlington Heights:

78.3%
Washington:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Arlington Heights, WA Residents

6.36% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($45,503 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.36%
Washington average:

6.54%

0.11% of residents moved from foreign countries ($691 average AGI)
Snohomish County:

0.11%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from King County, WA  2.73% ($47,962 average AGI)
from Pierce County, WA  0.19% ($38,259)
from Island County, WA  0.18% ($42,002)


6.28% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($46,033 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.28%
Washington average:

6.20%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($955 average AGI)
Snohomish County:

0.11%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to King County, WA  2.52% ($46,693 average AGI)
to Pierce County, WA  0.18% ($39,504)
to Skagit County, WA  0.16% ($38,955)

Strongest AM radio stations in Arlington Heights:

  • KRKO (1380 AM; 50 kW; EVERETT, WA; Owner: S-R BROADCASTING, CO.)
  • KAPS (660 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KIXI (880 AM; 50 kW; MERCER ISLAND/SEATTL, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KKOL (1300 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KGNW (820 AM; 50 kW; BURIEN-SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KOMO (1000 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KYCW (1090 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KRPI (1550 AM; 50 kW; FERNDALE, WA; Owner: BBC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KARI (550 AM; 25 kW; BLAINE, WA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJR (950 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA)
  • KBRC (1430 AM; 5 kW; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: JIM AND ANN KEANE)

Strongest FM radio stations in Arlington Heights:

  • K206CU (89.1 FM; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K205DL (88.9 FM; GRANITE FALLS/EVERET, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KSVR (91.7 FM; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF SKAGIT VALLEY COLLEGE)
  • KISW (99.9 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KSER (90.7 FM; EVERETT, WA; Owner: KSER FOUNDATION)
  • KQBZ (100.7 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMTT (103.7 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KNDD (107.7 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KYPT (96.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KISM (92.9 FM; BELLINGHAM, WA; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KBSG-FM (97.3 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KZOK-FM (102.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KWPZ (106.5 FM; LYNDEN, WA; Owner: CRISTA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KMPS-FM (94.1 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KBKS (106.1 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KING-FM (98.1 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: CLASSIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KLSY-FM (92.5 FM; BELLEVUE, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO INC.)
  • KPLU-FM (88.5 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: PACIFIC LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • KWJZ (98.9 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ORCA RADIO, INC.)
  • KAFE (104.3 FM; BELLINGHAM, WA; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)

TV broadcast stations around Arlington Heights:

  • K58DP (Channel 58; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 18m59ftTotal length
  • 1,655Total average daily traffic
  • 134Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,025Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic
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
D) Home Improvement Loans
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 Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$274,3133$260,48722$271,1921$120,8101$254,8103$212,627
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$149,2101$112,3603$273,9730$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$137,4901$195,8708$291,4001$72,0200$01$221,230
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$276,4501$172,6606$278,5950$01$134,5600$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$213,5700$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0535.06

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$288,2301$296,290
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$312,7400$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0535.06

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (49%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (31%)
  • Wood (18%)
  • Utility gas (1%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Arlington Heights 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 significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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