Bangor Base, Washington

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Population in 2010: 6,054.
Males: 4,171  (68.9%)
Females: 1,883  (31.1%)
Median resident age:  22.6 years
Washington median age:  37.5 years

Zip codes: 98315.

Estimated median household income in 2015: $66,090
Bangor Base:

$66,090
WA:

$64,129

Estimated per capita income in 2015: $31,879

Bangor Base CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2015: $269,200
Bangor Base:

$269,200
WA:

$284,000

Mean prices in 2015: All housing units: $334,446; Detached houses: $359,176; Townhouses or other attached units: $312,768; In 2-unit structures: $238,408; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $457,348; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $249,856; Mobile homes: $126,927; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $107,463

Median gross rent in 2015: $1,344.

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  • Races in Bangor Base, WA (2015)

    Bangor Base races chart
    • 4,29366.0%White alone
    • 1,26319.4%Hispanic
    • 4476.9%Two or more races
    • 2333.6%Asian alone
    • 2093.2%Black alone
    • 911.4%American Indian alone
    • 100.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Bangor Base: 109.6 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (14.1%), German (10.6%), French (3.5%), Italian (3.4%), Brazilian (3.1%), American (2.1%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

For population 25 years and over in Bangor Base:

  • High school or higher: 98.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.3%

For population 15 years and over in Bangor Base CDP:

  • Never married: 44.3%
  • Now married: 53.9%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 1.3%

269 residents are foreign born (1.3% Latin America).

This place:

4.1%
Washington:

13.4%

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Shoreline, WA (17.6 miles , pop. 53,025).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (18.9 miles , pop. 563,374).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (969.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Bangor Trident Base, WA (0.3 miles ), Poulsbo, WA (1.9 miles ), Keyport, WA (2.1 miles ), Silverdale, WA (2.2 miles ), Lofall, WA (2.6 miles ), Suquamish, WA (2.6 miles ), Chico, WA (2.8 miles ), Seabeck, WA (2.8 miles ).

Latitude: 47.72 N, Longitude: 122.71 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 360

Bangor Base household income distribution Bangor Base home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.0%
Washington:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (55%)
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (12%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2015 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (24%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (16%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (30%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (3%)

Work and jobs in Bangor Base: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Earthquake activity:

Bangor Base-area historical earthquake activity is near Washington state average. It is 141% 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 34.2 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 44.2 miles away from Bangor Base 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 33.2 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 51.9 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 45.7 miles away from Bangor Base center
On 2/14/1981 at 06:09:27, a magnitude 5.5 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 92.8 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 Kitsap County (14) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 9, Mudslides: 4, Landslides: 3, Earthquakes: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers near Bangor Base:

  • MARTHA AND MARY HEALTH SERVICE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; POULSBO, WA)
  • MARTHA AND MARY NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; POULSBO, WA)
  • NORTHWOODS LODGE (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SILVERDALE, WA)
  • HOSPICE OF KITSAP COUNTY (Hospital, about 6 miles away; SILVERDALE, WA)
  • CRISTA SHORES NURSING CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; SILVERDALE, WA)
  • STAFFORD HEALTHCARE AT BELMONT (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; BREMERTON, WA)
  • OLYMPIC PENINSULA KIDNEY CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; BREMERTON, WA)

Amtrak stations near Bangor Base:

  • 17 miles: EDMONDS (211 RAILROAD AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 20 miles: SEATTLE (303 S. JACKSON ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bangor Base:

  • Olympic College (about 11 miles; Bremerton, WA; Full-time enrollment: 6,158)
  • Shoreline Community College (about 17 miles; Shoreline, WA; FT enrollment: 5,026)
  • Seattle Pacific University (about 18 miles; Seattle, WA; FT enrollment: 3,897)
  • Seattle Community College-North Campus (about 18 miles; Seattle, WA; FT enrollment: 4,220)
  • Edmonds Community College (about 20 miles; Lynnwood, WA; FT enrollment: 7,271)
  • University of Washington-Seattle Campus (about 20 miles; Seattle, WA; FT enrollment: 39,445)
  • Seattle Central College (about 20 miles; Seattle, WA; FT enrollment: 5,825)

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Notable location: Naval Region Northwest Fire and Emergency Services (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Bangor Lake (A), Temporary Sewage Lagoon (B), Cattail Lake (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Kitsap 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 85.2. This is about average.

City:

85.2
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.242. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.242
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2005 was 18.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.3
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.874. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.874
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 17.4. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.4
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.9
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 6.38. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.38
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 0.00504. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 17.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00504
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2015: 7.9%
(7.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 12.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 15.9% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  3.2 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  93.0%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  0.6%
Whole state:  7.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
1,245 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary) in 2010
972 people in military ships in 2010

Educational Attainment (%) in 2015

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2015

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.0
Washington average:

11.4

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012 2016

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

2016 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Bangor Base CDP (based on Kitsap County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant33,373118
Other12,37842
Mainline Protestant11,48439
Catholic8,5725
Orthodox1402
Black Protestant841
None185,102-
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: 43
Kitsap County:

1.81 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.13 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 33
Kitsap County:

1.39 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 53
Kitsap County:

2.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 173
Here:

7.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.9%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Kitsap County:

27.6%
Washington:

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

11.4%
State:

13.9%

8.08% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($44,503 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.08%
Washington average:

6.54%

0.61% of residents moved from foreign countries ($3,008 average AGI)
Kitsap County:

0.61%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from King County, WA  0.80% ($52,090 average AGI)
from Pierce County, WA  0.64% ($41,032)
from San Diego County, CA  0.57% ($42,024)


7.49% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($43,661 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.49%
Washington average:

6.20%

0.39% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,319 average AGI)
Kitsap County:

0.39%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to King County, WA  1.02% ($47,076 average AGI)
to Pierce County, WA  0.75% ($38,774)
to Mason County, WA  0.32% ($37,278)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bangor Base:

  • KKOL (1300 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KGNW (820 AM; 50 kW; BURIEN-SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KOMO (1000 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KIXI (880 AM; 50 kW; MERCER ISLAND/SEATTL, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KYCW (1090 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KLFE (1590 AM; 10 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KJR (950 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA)
  • KRKO (1380 AM; 50 kW; EVERETT, WA; Owner: S-R BROADCASTING, CO.)
  • KCIS (630 AM; 5 kW; EDMONDS, WA; Owner: CRISTA MINISTRIES)
  • KNWX (1210 AM; 28 kW; AUBURN-FEDERAL WAY, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KITZ (1400 AM; 1 kW; SILVERDALE, WA; Owner: KITZ RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bangor Base:

  • KQBZ (100.7 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • K205DD (88.9 FM; BREMERTON, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KISW (99.9 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KCMS (105.3 FM; EDMONDS, WA; Owner: CRISTA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • 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.)
  • KRWM (106.9 FM; BREMERTON, WA; Owner: SEASCAPE RADIO, INC.)
  • KBSG-FM (97.3 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • KZOK-FM (102.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KMPS-FM (94.1 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KJR-FM (95.7 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KUBE (93.3 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KUOW (94.9 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON)
  • KPLZ-FM (101.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE RADIO, L.L.C.)

TV broadcast stations around Bangor Base:

  • KCPQ (Channel 13; TACOMA, WA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION NORTHWEST, INC.)
  • KING-TV (Channel 5; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSTW (Channel 11; TACOMA, WA; Owner: UPN TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • KOMO-TV (Channel 4; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE TV, L.L.C.)
  • K58DP (Channel 58; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KTWB-TV (Channel 22; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KIRO-TV (Channel 7; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: KIRO-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KCTS-TV (Channel 9; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: KCTS TELEVISION)
  • K57HB (Channel 57; EUREKA, CA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KONG-TV (Channel 16; EVERETT, WA; Owner: KONG-TV, INC.)
  • KTBW-TV (Channel 20; TACOMA, WA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING OF WASHINGTON)
  • K54AO (Channel 54; BREMERTON, WA; Owner: KIRO-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KHCV (Channel 45; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: NORTH PACIFIC INTERNATIONAL TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KWPX (Channel 33; BELLEVUE, WA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • K68DL (Channel 68; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)

Bangor Base compared to Washington state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age below state average.

Bangor Base on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Healthcare support occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 100 cities with lowest ratio of median house value to median household income"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest positive percentage difference between never married males and females (15+ years) (with at least 1,000 males never married)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Health technologists and technicians (population 5,000+)"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people living the same house as 1 year ago (population 5,000+))"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Public administration (population 5,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the smallest percentage of divorced people (15+ years)(population 5,000+)"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of renters"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Community and social service occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 100 cities with the largest percentage of males (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people born in other U.S. states (population 5,000+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Food preparation and serving related occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Architecture and engineering occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Accommodation and food services (population 5,000+)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 100 cities with youngest residents (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #69 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of family households, population 1,000+"
  • #14 (98315) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers reporting profit/loss from business in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #20 (98315) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest 2012 average taxable interest for individuals (pop 5,000+)"
  • #22 (98315) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest charity contributions deductions as a percentage of AGI in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #28 (98315) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of returns reporting salary or wage in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #34 (98315) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers using paid preparers for 2012 taxes (pop 5,000+)"
  • #46 (98315) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest 2012 average net capital gain/loss (pop 5,000+)"
  • #86 (98315) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the lowest 2012 average reported profit/loss from business (pop 5,000+)"
  • #98 (98315) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the smallest percentage of taxpayers using charity contributions deductions in 2012 (pop 5,000+)"
  • #17 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
  • #36 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #38 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
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