Bingen, Washington

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Population in 2017: 729 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +8.5%
 
Males: 324  (44.5%)
Females: 405  (55.5%)
Median resident age:

36.6 years
Washington median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 98605.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $56,669 (it was $24,375 in 2000)
Bingen:

$56,669
WA:

$70,979

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $22,953 (it was $12,290 in 2000)

Bingen city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $202,951 (it was $85,000 in 2000)
Bingen:

$202,951
WA:

$339,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $240,597; detached houses: $241,680; mobile homes: $233,495

Median gross rent in 2017: $847.

March 2019 cost of living index in Bingen: 89.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 13.9%
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  • Races in Bingen, WA (2010)
    • 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



According to our research of Washington and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Bingen, Washington as of October 25, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Bingen is 729 to 1.


Crime rates in Bingen by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(142.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(136.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(138.3)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
2
(288.6)
0
(0.0)
1
(142.2)
1
(146.8)
2
(293.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(136.2)
2
(277.4)
0
(0.0)
2
(276.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
23
(3,319)
8
(1,141)
9
(1,280)
5
(734.2)
22
(3,231)
6
(886.3)
4
(553.3)
5
(684.0)
3
(411.5)
1
(136.2)
1
(138.7)
1
(138.5)
3
(414.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
33
(4,762)
16
(2,282)
14
(1,991)
12
(1,762)
13
(1,909)
19
(2,806)
22
(3,043)
20
(2,736)
20
(2,743)
9
(1,226)
10
(1,387)
11
(1,524)
14
(1,936)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
8
(1,154)
3
(428.0)
1
(142.2)
2
(293.7)
6
(881.1)
3
(443.1)
2
(276.6)
2
(273.6)
3
(411.5)
3
(408.7)
0
(0.0)
3
(415.5)
1
(138.3)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(138.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(272.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)572.9248.2209.1174.7431.7209.7182.6179.2171.5159.4120.7103.9214.4

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Crime rate in Bingen detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
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Ancestries: German (6.0%), English (4.2%), American (3.3%), Irish (1.6%), Italian (1.3%), Scandinavian (1.3%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1924

Elevation: 1131 feet

Land area: 0.65 square miles.

Population density: 1,120 people per square mile   (low).

Bingen, Washington map

124 residents are foreign born (19.7% Latin America).

This city:

21.5%
Washington:

13.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,325 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,633 (0.8%)

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 )

Latitude: 45.72 N, Longitude: 121.47 W

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

7.5%
Washington:

5.2%
Population change in the 1990s: +33 (+5.2%).
Most common industries in Bingen, WA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Wood products (10.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (9.1%)
  • Health care (8.8%)
  • Construction (6.3%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (5.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Wood products (16.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (13.7%)
  • Construction (11.2%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (6.2%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (6.2%)
  • Educational services (5.6%)
  • Health care (4.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (21.8%)
  • Health care (14.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.3%)
  • Groceries & related products merchant wholesalers (4.8%)
  • Public administration (4.8%)
  • Wood products (4.0%)
  • Miscellaneous manufacturing (4.0%)
Most common occupations in Bingen, WA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.2%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (6.0%)
  • Cashiers (4.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.5%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (13.7%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (9.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8.7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.2%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (5.0%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.7%)
  • Construction laborers (3.7%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (10.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.7%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.8%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.0%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (4.0%)

Average climate in Bingen, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 66.7. This is about average.

City:

66.7
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.41. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.41
U.S.:

8.46

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 the city center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK) earthquake occurred 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 Bingen 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 Bingen 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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Points of interest:

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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

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
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

For population 15 years and over in Bingen:

Marital status in Bingen, WA
  • Never married: 20.6%
  • Now married: 52.4%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 9.0%
  • Divorced: 15.9%

For population 25 years and over in Bingen:

  • High school or higher: 66.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 25.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.6%
  • Unemployed: 11.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

21.0
Washington average:

11.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Bingen
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Bingen, WA (based on Klickitat County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
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
This county:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

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

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

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

6.48 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

8.26 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.6%
State:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Klickitat County:

26.0%
Washington:

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

12.3%
Washington:

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
Water Supply 1$3,666$43,9920$0
Streets and Highways 1$2,718$32,6160$0
Sewerage 1$3,312$39,7441$2,330
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$676
Financial Administration 0$0 1$3,360
Other Government Administration 0$0 7$2,640
Totals for Government 3$9,696$38,78410$9,006

Bingen government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $220,000 ($301.78)
    Water Utilities: $174,000 ($238.68)
    Financial Administration: $152,000 ($208.50)
    Regular Highways: $105,000 ($144.03)
    General Public Buildings: $82,000 ($112.48)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $47,000 ($64.47)
    Parks and Recreation: $35,000 ($48.01)
    Local Fire Protection: $31,000 ($42.52)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $8,000 ($10.97)
    Central Staff Services: $8,000 ($10.97)
    General - Other: $4,000 ($5.49)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $6,000 ($8.23)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $279,000 ($382.72)
    Other - Health - Other: $15,000 ($20.58)
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $12,000 ($16.46)
    Other - General - Other: $1,000 ($1.37)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Local Fire Protection: $30,000 ($41.15)
    Water Utilities: $11,000 ($15.09)
    Parks and Recreation: $8,000 ($10.97)
    Sewerage: $7,000 ($9.60)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $252,000 ($345.68)

Bingen government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $510,000 ($699.59)
    Other: $4,000 ($5.49)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $25,000 ($34.29)
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $37,000 ($50.75)
    Rents: $14,000 ($19.20)
    Fines and Forfeits: $12,000 ($16.46)
    General Revenue - Other: $9,000 ($12.35)
    Interest Earnings: $3,000 ($4.12)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $287,000 ($393.69)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $27,000 ($37.04)
    Highways: $15,000 ($20.58)
    General Local Government Support: $8,000 ($10.97)
  • Tax - Property: $183,000 ($251.03)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $164,000 ($224.97)
    Public Utilities Sales: $148,000 ($203.02)
    Other License: $17,000 ($23.32)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $8,000 ($10.97)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $6,000 ($8.23)

Bingen government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $448,000 ($614.54)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $316,000 ($433.47)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $132,000 ($181.07)

Bingen government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,427,000 ($1957.48)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $44,000 ($60.36)

8.84% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($79,107 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.84%
Washington average:

7.39%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Wasco County, OR  0.90% ($48,446 average AGI)
from Hood River County, OR  0.84% ($73,565)
from Multnomah County, OR  0.66% ($88,593)


6.80% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($46,496 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.80%
Washington average:

6.40%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Wasco County, OR  0.78% ($35,984 average AGI)
to Hood River County, OR  0.67% ($48,944)
to Clark County, WA  0.66% ($44,528)

Businesses in Bingen, WA

  • H&R Block: 1
  • McDonald's: 1

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, Lat: 45.722560, Lon: -121.482880, 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 Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast 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, 11565.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz, 11325.0 MHz, 11245.0 MHz... (+9 more), Grant Date: 09/15/2009, Expiration Date: 09/15/2019, Certifier: Pamelia Y Hoof, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (678) 259-1319, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Lat: 45.706944 Lon: -121.452222, Call Sign: WRBR949,
    Assigned Frequencies: 1030.00 MHz, Grant Date: 06/04/2018, Expiration Date: 06/04/2028, Certifier: Ronald E Center, Registrant: The Boeing Company, Attn: Frequency Mgmt Svc, M/C 2t-22, Seattle, WA 98124-2207, Phone: (206) 544-6045, Fax: (206) 665-3374, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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

FAA Registered Aircraft:

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

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 7. The highest number of fire incidents - 16 took place in 2007, and the least - 3 in 2012. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Bingen, WA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (43.2%), and Structure Fires (36.9%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Bingen, WA
    • 4843.2%Outside Fires
    • 4136.9%Structure Fires
    • 1311.7%Other
    • 98.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full 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
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Bingen, WA
  • 52.1%Utility gas
  • 42.6%Electricity
  • 5.3%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Bingen, WA
  • 59.6%Electricity
  • 28.1%Utility gas
  • 12.3%Wood


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.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 8 pilots and 4 other airmen in this city.
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