Black Diamond, Washington

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Population in 2014: 4,338 (85% urban, 15% rural). Population change since 2000: +9.3%
 
Males: 1,969  (45.4%)
Females: 2,369  (54.6%)
Median resident age:  42.2 years
Washington median age:  37.4 years

Zip codes: 98010, 98022.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $72,676 (it was $67,092 in 2000)
Black Diamond:

$72,676
WA:

$58,405

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $34,627 (it was $26,936 in 2000)

Black Diamond city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $295,037 (it was $182,100 in 2000)
Black Diamond:

$295,037
WA:

$250,800

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $448,041; Detached houses: $489,606; Townhouses or other attached units: $328,773; In 2-unit structures: $393,970; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $225,110; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $275,329; Mobile homes: $90,787; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $142,407

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,004.

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  • Races in Black Diamond, WA (2013)

    Black Diamond races chart
    • 3,54781.6%White alone
    • 4209.7%Hispanic
    • 1142.6%American Indian alone
    • 1032.4%Asian alone
    • 932.1%Two or more races
    • 230.5%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Black Diamond: 112.8 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (13.4%), English (10.0%), Irish (9.5%), Norwegian (6.1%), French (3.4%), Polish (3.4%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1959

Elevation: 650 feet

Land area: 5.37 square miles.

Population density: 808 people per square mile   (low).

Black Diamond,WA real estate house value index trend

Black Diamond, Washington map

For population 25 years and over in Black Diamond:

  • High school or higher: 92.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.1%
  • Unemployed: 1.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Black Diamond city:

  • Never married: 24.3%
  • Now married: 61.9%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 2.6%
  • Divorced: 10.5%

135 residents are foreign born (1.3% North America, 1.0% Asia, 0.6% Europe).

This city:

3.1%
Washington:

13.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,266 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,956 (0.7%)

Black Diamond satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Tahoma-Maple Valley, WA (5.2 miles , pop. 52,781).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (21.8 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (934.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Danville, WA (1.8 miles) , Ravensdale, WA (1.8 miles ), Maple Valley, WA (1.9 miles ), Lake Morton-Berrydale, WA (2.1 miles ), Covington, WA (2.3 miles ), Tahoma-Maple Valley, WA (2.3 miles ), Lake Holm, WA (2.3 miles ), Shadow Lake, WA (2.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 68 buildings, average cost: $121,000
  • 1998: 43 buildings, average cost: $162,600
  • 1999: 25 buildings, average cost: $177,400
  • 2000: 14 buildings, average cost: $214,200
  • 2001: 8 buildings, average cost: $143,600
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $157,000
  • 2003: 15 buildings, average cost: $128,300
  • 2004: 7 buildings, average cost: $220,700
  • 2005: 3 buildings, average cost: $215,000
  • 2006: 9 buildings, average cost: $198,400
  • 2007: 33 buildings, average cost: $346,600
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $385,400
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $468,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $450,000
  • 2011: 5 buildings, average cost: $374,500
  • 2012: 6 buildings, average cost: $349,200
  • 2013: 8 buildings, average cost: $356,000
  • 2014: 11 buildings, average cost: $383,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 47.32 N, Longitude: 122.01 W

Area code: 360

Black Diamond household income distribution Black Diamond home values distribution

Property values in Black Diamond, WA


Crime rates in Black Diamond by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0100000010000
per 100,000 0.025.00.00.00.00.00.00.024.40.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0112401100001
per 100,000 0.025.025.250.1100.10.025.125.00.00.00.00.023.1
Robberies 0002000000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.050.10.00.00.00.00.00.023.40.00.0
Assaults 34160513901000
per 100,000 73.4100.025.2150.40.0126.6326.7224.60.023.70.00.00.0
Burglaries 16271735101220151813131115
per 100,000 391.4674.7428.1877.4250.2304.0502.6374.3440.1308.3303.8255.6346.8
Thefts 54424949373532353246474929
per 100,000 1,320.91,049.51,233.91,228.4925.7886.5804.2873.5782.41,091.11,098.41,138.5670.5
Auto thefts 812943456211172
per 100,000 195.7299.9226.6100.375.1101.3125.7149.748.923.7257.1162.646.2
Arson 0001010000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.025.10.025.30.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 113.2208.0125.6208.7144.092.3166.7141.3117.773.695.078.375.0

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Crime rate in Black Diamond detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 9 (8 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.85
Washington average:

1.47
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.9%
Washington:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +1,067 (+36.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (22%)
  • Construction (19%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Finance and insurance (8%)
  • Educational services (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (30%)
  • Sales and related occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Black Diamond, Washington

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Earthquake activity:

Black Diamond-area historical earthquake activity is near Washington state average. It is 152% 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 23.2 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 30.9 miles away from Black Diamond 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 14.9 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 60.0 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 37.9 miles away from Black Diamond center
On 2/14/1981 at 06:09:27, a magnitude 5.5 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 59.7 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 King County (26) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 25
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 18, Storms: 15, Mudslides: 8, Landslides: 6, Winter Storms: 5, Earthquakes: 2, Heavy Rains: 2, Winds: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Black Diamond topographic map

Birthplace of: Pete Standridge - Baseball player.

Hospitals and medical centers near Black Diamond:

  • ENUMCLAW HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; ENUMCLAW, WA)
  • FRANCISCAN HEALTHCARE CTR OF ENUMCLAW (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; ENUMCLAW, WA)
  • ST ELIZABETH HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 8 miles away; ENUMCLAW, WA)
  • GREEN RIVER TERRACE NURSING CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; AUBURN, WA)
  • NORTH AUBURN REHAB AND HEALTH CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; AUBURN, WA)
  • REGENCY AUBURN LLC (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; AUBURN, WA)
  • CANTERBURY HOUSE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; AUBURN, WA)

Airports and heliports located in Black Diamond:

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Amtrak station near Black Diamond:

  • 20 miles: TACOMA (1001 PUYALLUP AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Black Diamond:

  • Green River Community College (about 8 miles; Auburn, WA; Full-time enrollment: 7,425)
  • Renton Technical College (about 15 miles; Renton, WA; FT enrollment: 2,549)
  • Highline Community College (about 15 miles; Des Moines, WA; FT enrollment: 6,074)
  • Pierce College at Puyallup (about 17 miles; Puyallup, WA; FT enrollment: 2,529)
  • Bellevue College (about 20 miles; Bellevue, WA; FT enrollment: 10,940)
  • University of Washington-Tacoma Campus (about 21 miles; Tacoma, WA; FT enrollment: 3,788)
  • Bates Technical College (about 21 miles; Tacoma, WA; FT enrollment: 4,929)

Public elementary/middle schools in Black Diamond:

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Notable location: King County Fire Protection District 44 Mountain View Fire and Rescue Station 99 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Lakes and reservoirs: Black Diamond Lake (A), Jones Lake (B), Mud Lake (C), Oak Lake (D), Lake Sawyer (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Tourist attraction: Black Diamond Museum (32627 Railroad Avenue).

King 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 98.3. This is worse than average.

City:

98.3
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.242. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.7 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 7.7 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 9.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.874
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 18.1. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 3.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.1
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.9
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.92. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.92
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 0.00400. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00400
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 3.4%
(3.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 15.5% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.7 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  74.8%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.0%
Whole state:  7.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households

Black Diamond, Washington environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Black Diamond (2011 data):

  • Columbia State Bank: Black Diamond Branch at 31329 Third Avenue, branch established on 1998/01/26. Info updated 2011/08/09: Bank assets: $4,785.2 mil, Deposits: $3,892.8 mil, headquarters in Tacoma, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 104 total offices, Holding Company: Columbia Banking System, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.0
Washington average:

11.4

Black Diamond travel time to work - commute Black Diamond mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Black Diamond city (based on King County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic278,34071
Evangelical Protestant204,523711
Other119,713329
Mainline Protestant104,806304
Orthodox12,25720
Black Protestant7,03024
None1,204,580-
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: 439
King County:

2.37 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 29
This county:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 220
King County:

1.19 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 399
King County:

2.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2,027
Here:

10.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.7%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
King County:

20.5%
Washington:

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

14.6%
State:

13.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Black Diamond:

49.9%
Washington:

49.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

48.0%
Washington:

45.8%

Average BMI:
Black Diamond:

29.1
Washington:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

23.3%
Washington:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.6%
Washington:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Black Diamond:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

36.1%
Washington:

32.6%

General health condition:
Black Diamond:

57.2%
Washington:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

79.3%
State:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Black Diamond, 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 1$10,880$130,5601$2,639
Other Government Administration 1$12,115$145,3800$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$4,512
Police Protection - Officers 14$85,673$73,4343$6,461
Police - Other 0$0 2$5,336
Firefighters 5$29,427$70,6250$0
Fire - Other 0$0 1$3,514
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$4,922
Sewerage 0$0 1$3,878
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$1,755
Housing and Community Development(Local) 0$0 1$4,160
Water Supply 1$8,119$97,4281$3,581
Totals for Government 22$146,214$79,75313$40,758

Black Diamond government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Water Utilities: $34,000 ($7.84)
    Central Staff Services: $21,000 ($4.84)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $796,000 ($183.49)
    Fire Protection: $457,000 ($105.35)
    Sewerage: $349,000 ($80.45)
    Water Utilities: $177,000 ($40.80)
    Financial Administration: $159,000 ($36.65)
    Central Staff Services: $136,000 ($31.35)
    Regular Highways: $105,000 ($24.20)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $102,000 ($23.51)
    Housing & Community Development: $59,000 ($13.60)
    General Public Buildings: $36,000 ($8.30)
    Solid Waste Management: $20,000 ($4.61)
    General - Other: $19,000 ($4.38)
    Parks & Recreation: $16,000 ($3.69)
    Corrections - Other: $14,000 ($3.23)
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,000 ($0.46)
    Health Services - Other: $1,000 ($0.23)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $82,000 ($18.90)
    Police Protection: $48,000 ($11.07)
    General - Other: $18,000 ($4.15)
    Regular Highways: $12,000 ($2.77)
    Parks & Recreation: $6,000 ($1.38)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,242,000 ($286.31)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $14,000 ($3.23)

Black Diamond government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $447,000 ($103.04)
    All Other: $88,000 ($20.29)
    Regular Highways: $12,000 ($2.77)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $66,000 ($15.21)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $391,000 ($90.13)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $189,000 ($43.57)
    General Revenue, NEC: $110,000 ($25.36)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $336,000 ($77.46)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $121,000 ($27.89)
    General Support: $35,000 ($8.07)
    Health & Hospitals: $21,000 ($4.84)
    All Other: $18,000 ($4.15)
  • Tax - Property: $771,000 ($177.73)
    Public Utilities: $353,000 ($81.37)
    Total General Sales: $252,000 ($58.09)
    NEC: $127,000 ($29.28)
    Other Selective Sales: $106,000 ($24.44)

Black Diamond government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $306,000 ($70.54)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $271,000 ($62.47)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $35,000 ($8.07)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $3,388,000 ($781.01)

6.12% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($52,523 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.12%
Washington average:

6.54%

0.09% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,386 average AGI)
King County:

0.09%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Snohomish County, WA  0.86% ($46,693 average AGI)
from Pierce County, WA  0.74% ($40,149)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.17% ($62,162)


5.53% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($53,776 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.53%
Washington average:

6.20%

0.14% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,948 average AGI)
King County:

0.14%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Snohomish County, WA  0.94% ($47,962 average AGI)
to Pierce County, WA  0.73% ($41,813)
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.15% ($52,224)

Strongest AM radio stations in Black Diamond:

  • KNWX (1210 AM; 28 kW; AUBURN-FEDERAL WAY, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KJR (950 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA)
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • KRIZ (1420 AM; 10 kW; RENTON, WA; Owner: KRIZ BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYIZ (1620 AM; 10 kW; RENTON, WA; Owner: KRIZ BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKOL (1300 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KHHO (850 AM; 10 kW; TACOMA, WA; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KZIZ (1560 AM; 5 kW; SUMNER, WA; Owner: KRIZ BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Black Diamond:

  • K201EX (88.1 FM; GREENWATER, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, 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.)
  • 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.)
  • KJR-FM (95.7 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KUBE (93.3 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KPLZ-FM (101.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KNHC (89.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: SEATTLE PUBLIC SCHOOLS)
  • KQBZ (100.7 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KISW (99.9 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KRWM (106.9 FM; BREMERTON, WA; Owner: SEASCAPE RADIO, INC.)
  • KGRG (89.9 FM; AUBURN, WA; Owner: GREEN RIVER COMMUNITY COLLEGE)

TV broadcast stations around Black Diamond:

  • KHCV (Channel 45; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: NORTH PACIFIC INTERNATIONAL TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KWPX (Channel 33; BELLEVUE, WA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • KWDK (Channel 56; TACOMA, WA; Owner: PUGET SOUND EDUCATIONAL TV, INC.)
  • KSTW (Channel 11; TACOMA, WA; Owner: UPN TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • KING-TV (Channel 5; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K58DP (Channel 58; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KTWB-TV (Channel 22; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KOMO-TV (Channel 4; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE TV, L.L.C.)
  • KCTS-TV (Channel 9; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: KCTS TELEVISION)
  • KIRO-TV (Channel 7; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: KIRO-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KWOG (Channel 51; BELLEVUE, WA; Owner: AFRICAN-AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO.OF BELLEVUE, INC.)
  • KBTC-TV (Channel 28; TACOMA, WA; Owner: BATES TECHNICAL COLLEGE)
  • K57HB (Channel 57; EUREKA, CA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KCPQ (Channel 13; TACOMA, WA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION NORTHWEST, INC.)
  • KONG-TV (Channel 16; EVERETT, WA; Owner: KONG-TV, INC.)
  • K68DL (Channel 68; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K25CH (Channel 25; NORTH BEND, WA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION HOLDINGS, INC.)
Black Diamond fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Black Diamond fatal accident list:

May 10, 2007 06:30 PM, Retreat-Kanasket Rd, 327th Wy Se, Lat: 47.32955, Lon: -121.90719, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 1m3ftTotal length
  • $36,000Total costs
  • 5,264Total average daily traffic
  • 315Total average daily truck traffic
  • 7,650Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Black Diamond)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

52 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 5280 Ft S Of Lawson St And E Of Sr169 (Lat: 47.309278 Lon: -121.989833), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 6 m, Call Sign: WQEH241
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.600 MHz, 453.600 MHzGrant Date: 01/21/2016, Expiration Date: 01/24/2026, Certifier: Daniel Dal SantoRegistrant: Accu-Comm Inc, 17428 State Route 9 Pmb 122, Snohomish, WA 98296, Phone: (360) 668-6760, Fax: (360) 668-6761, Email:
  • Lat: 47.469444 Lon: -121.820833, Call Sign: WQPG983
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.585 MHzGrant Date: 05/16/2012, Expiration Date: 05/16/2022, Certifier: Virginia CrossRegistrant: Bearcom Wireless Worldwide, Dallas, TX 75355-9001, Phone: (214) 340-8876, Fax: (214) 355-1713, Email:
  • Lat: 47.320444 Lon: -122.005889, Call Sign: WQSD438
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.137 MHz, 456.137 MHz, 451.162 MHz, 456.162 MHz, 451.637 MHz, 456.637 MHz, 452.562 MHz, 457.562 MHzGrant Date: 09/04/2013, Expiration Date: 10/08/2013, Cancellation Date: 12/14/2013, Certifier: Pat MccartyRegistrant: Creative Communications Sales & Rentals Inc., 3332 E Broadway Rd, Phoenix, AZ 85040, Phone: (602) 955-8405, Fax: (602) 955-1049, Email:
  • Lat: 47.320444 Lon: -122.005889, Call Sign: WQUP738
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.137 MHz, 456.137 MHz, 451.162 MHz, 456.162 MHz, 451.637 MHz, 456.637 MHz, 452.562 MHz, 457.562 MHzGrant Date: 09/04/2014, Expiration Date: 09/30/2014, Cancellation Date: 12/06/2014, Certifier: Patrick MccartyRegistrant: Creative Communications Sales & Rentals, 3332 E. Broadway Road, Phoenix, AZ 85040, Phone: (602) 955-8405, Fax: (602) 955-1049, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • BLACK DIAMON, 22427 S.E. 331st St. (Lat: 47.304278 Lon: -122.042333), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 50.9 m, Call Sign: WQST683
    Assigned Frequencies: 10875.0 MHzGrant Date: 11/13/2013, Expiration Date: 11/13/2023, Certifier: Steven A RegitzRegistrant: 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:

45 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Black Diamond)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Black Diamond)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
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 ORIGINATED26$295,55619$305,027149$286,0343$175,5376$227,6254$184,035
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$231,6301$606,58019$283,2171$6,6200$01$114,820
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$296,7233$215,29746$287,9272$63,6302$202,7151$276,630
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$284,4752$258,82529$304,3981$55,2800$01$99,770
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$06$312,1070$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0316.02 , 0316.03

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED4$308,3935$333,212
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$331,570
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$178,7803$251,483
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$395,550
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0316.02 , 0316.03

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

BLACK DIAMOND WATER DEPT (Population served: 2,237, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 127 regular monitoring violations
DIAMOND SPRINGS WATER ASSOCIATION (Population served: 138, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2006, Contaminant: Coliform
LAKE EASTON RESORT (Population served: 81, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One regular monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 34
  • Hazardous Condition: 25
  • Service Call: 17
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Black Diamond

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Black Diamond, WA
Most common first names in Black Diamond, WA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1882.7 years
William1672.5 years
John1076.6 years
Frank972.7 years
Albert876.7 years
Helen882.6 years
Robert768.6 years
Richard768.9 years
Charles776.9 years
James778.4 years
Most common last names in Black Diamond, WA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson673.7 years
Zumek676.3 years
Davis583.4 years
Lucchesi583.6 years
Parkin575.8 years
Darby472.5 years
Chilcott473.7 years
Anderson476.2 years
Erickson476.5 years
Benedetti480.3 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (57%)
  • Electricity (34%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • Other fuel (3%)

Black Diamond compared to Washington state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
There are 21 pilots and 33 other airmen in this city.
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