Bingen, Washington

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Population in 2014: 719 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +7.0%
 
Males: 349  (48.6%)
Females: 370  (51.4%)
Median resident age:  36.5 years
Washington median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 98605.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $54,116 (it was $24,375 in 2000)
Bingen:

$54,116
WA:

$67,106

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $21,396 (it was $12,290 in 2000)

Bingen city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $186,138 (it was $85,000 in 2000)
Bingen:

$186,138
WA:

$306,400

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $264,077; Detached houses: $277,638; Townhouses or other attached units: $435,571; Mobile homes: $160,756

Median gross rent in 2016: $877.

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  • Races in Bingen, WA (2010)

    Bingen races chart
    • 46665.4%White alone
    • 20028.1%Hispanic
    • 334.6%Two or more races
    • 81.1%American Indian alone
    • 20.3%Black alone
    • 20.3%Asian alone
    • 10.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Bingen: 87.1 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (5.0%), American (2.8%), English (1.8%), Scandinavian (1.1%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1924

Elevation: 1131 feet

Land area: 0.65 square miles.

Population density: 1,105 people per square mile   (low).

Bingen,WA real estate house value index trend

Bingen, Washington map

For population 25 years and over in Bingen:

  • High school or higher: 65.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 11.5%
  • Unemployed: 11.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bingen city:

  • Never married: 31.2%
  • Now married: 46.9%
  • Separated: 1.7%
  • Widowed: 7.8%
  • Divorced: 12.4%

185 residents are foreign born (24.4% Latin America).

This city:

25.4%
Washington:

13.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,378 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,549 (0.8%)

Bingen satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gresham, OR (49.3 miles , pop. 90,205).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Portland, OR (58.3 miles , pop. 529,121).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (820.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: White Salmon, WA (1.1 miles ), Hood River, OR (1.6 miles ), Mosier, OR (2.0 miles ), Odell, OR (2.7 miles ), Lyle, WA (3.0 miles ), Rowena, OR (3.1 miles) , Wind River, WA (3.6 miles ), Chenoweth, OR (3.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $149,200
  • 2004: 3 buildings, average cost: $165,800
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $334,600
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $160,000
  • 2014: 1 building, cost: $118,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 45.72 N, Longitude: 121.47 W

Bingen household income distribution Bingen home values distribution

Crime rates in Bingen by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Murders 000000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 000000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 000010000000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0142.70.00.00.00.00.00.00.0136.20.00.0
Assaults 136201120000120
per 100,000 144.5442.5878.5288.60.0142.2146.8293.70.00.00.00.0136.2277.40.0
Burglaries 631123895226453111
per 100,000 867.1442.51,610.53,318.91,141.21,280.2734.23,230.5886.3553.3684.0411.5136.2138.7138.5
Theft 24194633161412131922202091011
per 100,000 3,468.22,802.46,735.04,761.92,282.51,991.51,762.11,909.02,806.53,042.92,736.02,743.51,226.21,387.01,523.5
Auto thefts 121831263223303
per 100,000 144.5295.0146.41,154.4428.0142.2293.7881.1443.1276.6273.6411.5408.70.0415.5
Arson 000000000100200
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0138.30.00.0272.50.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.5) 233.0247.9553.2572.9248.2209.1174.7431.7209.7182.6179.2171.5159.4120.7103.9

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Crime rate in Bingen detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.4%
Washington:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +33 (+5.2%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (50%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (13%)
  • Retail trade (7%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Manufacturing (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (18%)
  • Wholesale trade (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (22%)
  • Material moving occupations (19%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (12%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (4%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (28%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Legal occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Bingen, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Bingen-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Washington state average. It is 180% 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 117.0 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 108.9 miles away from Bingen 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 118.2 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 403.3 miles away from the city center
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 412.5 miles away from Bingen 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 348.8 miles away from the city 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 Klickitat County (18) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 12
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Winter Storms: 6, Mudslides: 5, Fires: 4, Landslides: 4, Storms: 4, Snows: 3, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bingen topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Bingen:

  • SKYLINE HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 1 miles away; WHITE SALMON, WA)
  • HEART OF HOSPICE, LLC (Hospital, about 3 miles away; HOOD RIVER, OR)
  • RAY YASUI DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; HOOD RIVER, OR)
  • PROVIDENCE HOOD RIVER MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 3 miles away; HOOD RIVER, OR)
  • HOOD RIVER CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; HOOD RIVER, OR)
  • COLUMBIA BASIN CARE FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; THE DALLES, OR)
  • THE DALLES HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; THE DALLES, OR)

Amtrak station:

BINGEN-WHITE SALMON (FOOT OF WALNUT ST.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bingen:

  • Mt Hood Community College (about 48 miles; Gresham, OR; Full-time enrollment: 11,847)
  • Concordia University-Portland (about 58 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 3,996)
  • Clark College (about 58 miles; Vancouver, WA; FT enrollment: 9,330)
  • Clackamas Community College (about 61 miles; Oregon City, OR; FT enrollment: 4,261)
  • Portland State University (about 61 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 21,450)
  • Lewis & Clark College (about 62 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 2,864)
  • University of Portland (about 62 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 4,030)

Public elementary/middle school in Bingen:

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Notable location: Bingen Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Jewett Creek (A), Dry Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotel: City Center Motel (208 West Steuben).

Klickitat County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2005 was 49.9. This is significantly better than average.

City:

49.9
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 7.70. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.70
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 10.3%
(17.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  56.3%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  11.9%
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: 0.7% of all households

People in group quarters in Bingen in 2010:

  • 4 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 2 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 2 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
7 people in other group homes in 2000

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

20.8
Washington average:

11.4

Bingen travel time to work - commute Bingen mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bingen city (based on Klickitat County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2,2002
Evangelical Protestant2,02623
Other9813
Mainline Protestant6549
Orthodox551
None14,402-
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: 6
Klickitat County:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Klickitat County:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Klickitat County:

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Here:

6.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.6%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Klickitat County:

26.0%
Washington:

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

12.3%
State:

13.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Bingen:

45.8%
Washington:

49.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

42.6%
Washington:

45.8%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.4
Washington:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
Bingen:

27.0%
Washington:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

8.9%
Washington:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Bingen:

6.7
Washington:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

31.8%
Washington:

32.6%

General health condition:
Bingen:

52.3%
Washington:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Bingen:

78.5%
State:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bingen, WA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 0$0 1$3,360
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$2,640
Streets and Highways 1$2,718$32,6160$0
Sewerage 1$3,312$39,7441$2,330
Water Supply 1$3,666$43,9920$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$676
Totals for Government 3$9,696$38,78410$9,006

Bingen government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $6,000 ($8.34)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($2.78)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $141,000 ($196.11)
    Sewerage: $126,000 ($175.24)
    Financial Administration: $88,000 ($122.39)
    Water Utilities: $55,000 ($76.50)
    Regular Highways: $47,000 ($65.37)
    General Public Buildings: $38,000 ($52.85)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $32,000 ($44.51)
    Central Staff Services: $21,000 ($29.21)
    Parks & Recreation: $19,000 ($26.43)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $11,000 ($15.30)
    Fire Protection: $6,000 ($8.34)
    General - Other: $3,000 ($4.17)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $101,000 ($140.47)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $338,000 ($470.10)
    Water Utilities: $285,000 ($396.38)
    Regular Highways: $59,000 ($82.06)
    Police Protection: $14,000 ($19.47)
    Sewerage: $9,000 ($12.52)
    Financial Administration: $1,000 ($1.39)
    Fire Protection: $1,000 ($1.39)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $177,000 ($246.18)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $4,000 ($5.56)

Bingen government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $306,000 ($425.59)
    All Other: $3,000 ($4.17)
    Housing & Community Development: $0 ($0.00)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $24,000 ($33.38)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $109,000 ($151.60)
    General Revenue, NEC: $16,000 ($22.25)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $125,000 ($173.85)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $223,000 ($310.15)
    Highways: $65,000 ($90.40)
    General Support: $6,000 ($8.34)
  • Tax - Property: $153,000 ($212.80)
    Public Utilities: $112,000 ($155.77)
    Total General Sales: $56,000 ($77.89)
    NEC: $16,000 ($22.25)
    Other Selective Sales: $4,000 ($5.56)

Bingen government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $72,000 ($100.14)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,680,000 ($2336.58)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $1,286,000 ($1788.60)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $272,000 ($378.30)
    Water Utilities: $70,000 ($97.36)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $122,000 ($169.68)
    Water Utilities: $2,000 ($2.78)

Bingen government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,981,000 ($2755.22)

8.54% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($45,401 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.54%
Washington average:

6.54%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Clark County, WA  0.70% ($39,212 average AGI)
from Wasco County, OR  0.69% ($32,941)
from Hood River County, OR  0.62% ($76,522)


6.95% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,128 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.95%
Washington average:

6.20%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Hood River County, OR  0.67% ($47,408 average AGI)
to Clark County, WA  0.66% ($36,292)
to Wasco County, OR  0.53% ($32,949)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bingen:

  • KIHR (1340 AM; 1 kW; HOOD RIVER, OR; Owner: COLUMBIA GORGE BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KPAM (860 AM; 50 kW; TROUTDALE, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KOTK (1080 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - PORTLAND RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KODL (1440 AM; 5 kW; THE DALLES, OR; Owner: LARSON-WYNN, INC.)
  • KEX (1190 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKAD (1550 AM; 50 kW; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-WASHINGTON, INC)
  • KKSN (1520 AM; 50 kW; OREGON CITY, OR; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KFXX (910 AM; 10 kW; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC (DE))
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KJR (950 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bingen:

  • KBNO-FM (89.3 FM; WHITE SALMON, WA; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KQHR (90.1 FM; HOOD RIVER, OR; Owner: KBPS PUBLIC RADIO FOUNDATION)
  • KMCQ (104.5 FM; THE DALLES, OR; Owner: MID-COLUMBIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K215CR (90.9 FM; THE DALLES, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K256AC (99.1 FM; THE DALLES, OR; Owner: CATHOLIC BROADCASTING NORTHWEST, INC)
  • KYYT (102.3 FM; GOLDENDALE, WA; Owner: HAYSTACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KACI-FM (97.7 FM; THE DALLES, OR; Owner: COLUMBIA GORGE BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KMSW (92.7 FM; THE DALLES, OR; Owner: M.S.W. COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C..)
  • KLVP-FM (88.7 FM; CHERRYVILLE, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K220HR (91.9 FM; HOOD RIVER, OR; Owner: KBOO FOUNDATION (KBOO-FM))
  • KZRI (90.3 FM; WELCHES, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K273AJ (102.5 FM; ELWOOD, OR; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KCGB-FM (105.5 FM; HOOD RIVER, OR; Owner: COLUMBIA GORGE BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • K232CK (94.3 FM; HOOD RIVER, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)

TV broadcast stations around Bingen:

  • K36FG (Channel 36; HOOD RIVER, ETC., OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • K20EH (Channel 20; HOOD RIVER, OR; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • K28CQ (Channel 28; HOOD RIVER, ETC., OR; Owner: COLUMBIA GORGE TV, INC.)
  • K34FK (Channel 40; HOOD RIVER, ETC., OR; Owner: COLUMBIA GORGE TV, INC.)
  • K50CE (Channel 50; HOOD RIVER, OR; Owner: COLUMBIA GORGE TV, INC.)
  • K53EI (Channel 53; HOOD RIVER, OR; Owner: COLUMBIA GORGE TV, INC.)

Bingen fatal accident list:

May 10, 2005 02:45 PM, Sr-14, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
Aug 14, 1988 04:25 PM, Willow, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 19, 1979 12:50 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Sep 26, 1978 12:10 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1
Oct 6, 1977 11:35 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Bingen, WA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • BINGEN, 505 West Steuben St (Lat: 45.716472 Lon: -121.471500), Type: Pole, Structure height: 31 m, Overall height: 34 m, Call Sign: WQKU348
    Assigned Frequencies: 11325.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 11565.0 MHzGrant Date: 09/15/2009, Expiration Date: 09/15/2019, Certifier: Pamelia Y HoofRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Bingen)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Bingen)

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

BINGEN WATER DEPT (Population served: 1,723, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2000, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Compliance achieved (SEP-30-2008)
  • 120 regular monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 9
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Incident types - Bingen

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Bingen, WA
Most common first names in Bingen, WA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John1179.4 years
Mary980.8 years
Charles779.0 years
Frank769.9 years
James674.8 years
Robert675.5 years
Roy677.2 years
Ethel584.2 years
George576.8 years
William573.8 years
Most common last names in Bingen, WA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson580.8 years
Wilson576.4 years
Kelly474.0 years
Baumgarden470.0 years
Nielsen481.2 years
Reeves484.3 years
Shum472.2 years
Walker470.5 years
Jones378.0 years
Clark371.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (45%)
  • Utility gas (43%)
  • Wood (11%)

Businesses in Bingen, WA

  • H&R Block: 1
  • McDonald's: 1

Bingen compared to Washington state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
There are 8 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
Top Patent Applicants
  • David W. Brown (32)
  • Jay S. Clark (18)
  • Skylar Stein (4)
  • Aaron Davis (2)
  • Roy-G-Biv Corporation (1)
  • Bradley Schrick (1)

Total of 33 patent applications in 2008-2018.