Brady, Washington

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Population in 2010: 676. Population change since 2000: +4.8%
Males: 331  (49.0%)
Females: 345  (51.0%)
Median resident age:  41.6 years
Washington median age:  37.4 years

Zip codes: 98563.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $61,234 (it was $67,386 in 2000)
Brady:

$61,234
WA:

$58,405

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,500 (it was $20,857 in 2000)

Brady CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $213,722 (it was $120,400 in 2000)
Brady:

$213,722
WA:

$250,800

Median gross rent in 2013: $735.

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  • Races in Brady, WA (2010)

    Brady races chart
    • 61290.5%White alone
    • 375.5%Hispanic
    • 91.3%Asian alone
    • 81.2%Two or more races
    • 50.7%American Indian alone
    • 30.4%Black alone
    • 20.3%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Brady: 92.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (31.5%), Irish (24.3%), English (21.5%), United States (5.7%), French (2.2%), Norwegian (1.5%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 45 feet

Land area: 7.12 square miles.

Population density: 95 people per square mile   (very low).

Brady,WA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Brady:

  • High school or higher: 99.9%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 12.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Brady CDP:

  • Never married: 15.1%
  • Now married: 69.3%
  • Separated: 1.9%
  • Widowed: 4.9%
  • Divorced: 8.7%

30 residents are foreign born

This place:

3.4%
Washington:

13.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,390 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $3,416 (1.1%)

Brady satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lakewood, WA (48.3 miles , pop. 58,211).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (70.8 miles , pop. 563,374).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (932.5 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Satsop, WA (1.6 miles ), Montesano, WA (1.9 miles ), Elma, WA (2.3 miles ), Wynoochee, WA (2.7 miles ), Central Park, WA (3.0 miles ), Malone, WA (3.1 miles ), Malone-Porter, WA (3.1 miles ), Porter, WA (3.3 miles ).

Latitude: 47.00 N, Longitude: 123.52 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 360

Brady household income distribution Brady home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

8.5%
Washington:

5.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (39%)
  • Manufacturing (27%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (17%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Educational services (52%)
  • Public administration (17%)
  • Finance and insurance (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (39%)
  • Transportation occupations (29%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (52%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (17%)
  • Sales and related occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)

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

Average climate in Brady, Washington

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Earthquake activity:

Brady-area historical earthquake activity is near Washington state average. It is 156% 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 51.2 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 44.9 miles away from Brady 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 60.2 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 14.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 447.1 miles away from Brady center
On 8/17/1991 at 22:17:14, a magnitude 7.1 (6.2 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.1 MW, 6.8 ML, Depth: 8.4 mi) earthquake occurred 377.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), energy magnitude (ME), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Grays Harbor County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 21
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 17, Storms: 13, Mudslides: 8, Landslides: 6, Winter Storms: 4, Heavy Rains: 2, Snows: 2, Earthquake: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Brady topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Brady:

  • MONTESANO HEALTH AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MONTESANO, WA)
  • EDGEWOOD MANOR OF GRAYS HARBOR, INC (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MONTESANO, WA)
  • BEECHWOOD NURSING HOME (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; ELMA, WA)
  • OAKHURST CONVALESCENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; ELMA, WA)
  • HARBOR HEALTH CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 14 miles away; ABERDEEN, WA)
  • COMMUNITY HOSPITAL HOSPICE (Hospital, about 15 miles away; ABERDEEN, WA)
  • ST JOSEPH HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 15 miles away; ABERDEEN, WA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Brady:

  • The Evergreen State College (about 27 miles; Olympia, WA; Full-time enrollment: 4,613)
  • South Puget Sound Community College (about 29 miles; Olympia, WA; FT enrollment: 3,981)
  • Centralia College (about 33 miles; Centralia, WA; FT enrollment: 2,354)
  • Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom (about 47 miles; Lakewood, WA; FT enrollment: 5,228)
  • Clover Park Technical College (about 50 miles; Lakewood, WA; FT enrollment: 4,185)
  • Tacoma Community College (about 51 miles; Tacoma, WA; FT enrollment: 6,622)
  • Pacific Lutheran University (about 52 miles; Tacoma, WA; FT enrollment: 3,548)

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Notable location: Grays Harbor Fire District 2 Station 32 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

River: West Fork Satsop River (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Grays Harbor 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 2003 was 28.4. This is significantly better than average.

City:

28.4
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 7.42. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.42
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 4.6%
(3.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  75.8%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  5.7%
Whole state:  7.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Brady compared to Washington state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.5
Washington average:

11.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (77%)
  • Wood (12%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)
  • Utility gas (4%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Brady CDP (based on Grays Harbor County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic7,6028
Evangelical Protestant7,08358
Other3,50614
Mainline Protestant3,45925
None51,147-
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: 25
Grays Harbor County:

3.51 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 21
Grays Harbor County:

2.95 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Grays Harbor County:

4.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 64
Here:

8.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.0%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Grays Harbor County:

33.8%
Washington:

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

18.4%
State:

13.9%

5.17% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,151 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.17%
Washington average:

6.54%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($433 average AGI)
Grays Harbor County:

0.05%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Thurston County, WA  0.88% ($35,151 average AGI)
from King County, WA  0.63% ($39,770)
from Pierce County, WA  0.47% ($37,230)


5.96% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,355 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.96%
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 Thurston County, WA  1.17% ($32,147 average AGI)
to King County, WA  0.57% ($31,196)
to Pierce County, WA  0.41% ($32,420)

Strongest AM radio stations in Brady:

  • KXRO (1320 AM; 5 kW; ABERDEEN, WA; Owner: MCC RADIO, 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)
  • KGNW (820 AM; 50 kW; BURIEN-SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KJR (950 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA)
  • KMAS (1030 AM; 10 kW; SHELTON, WA; Owner: SOUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOMO (1000 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KYCW (1090 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KIXI (880 AM; 50 kW; MERCER ISLAND/SEATTL, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KKOL (1300 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KNWX (1210 AM; 28 kW; AUBURN-FEDERAL WAY, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KGHO (920 AM; 5 kW; OLYMPIA, WA; Owner: SPENCER BROADCASTING, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Brady:

  • KFMY (97.7 FM; RAYMOND, WA; Owner: SOUTH SOUND BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KSWW (102.1 FM; MONTESANO, WA; Owner: JODESHA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KAYO-FM (99.3 FM; ELMA, WA; Owner: SOUTH SOUND BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KGY-FM (96.9 FM; MCCLEARY, WA; Owner: KGY, INC.)
  • KRXY (94.5 FM; SHELTON, WA; Owner: PREMIER BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KMNT (102.9 FM; CENTRALIA, WA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDUX-FM (104.7 FM; ABERDEEN, WA; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • K205EN (88.9 FM; ABERDEEN, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K207DB (89.3 FM; ABERDEEN, WA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KXXK (95.3 FM; HOQUIAM, WA; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KJET (105.7 FM; SOUTH BEND, WA; Owner: JODESHA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXXO (96.1 FM; OLYMPIA, WA; Owner: 3 CITIES, INC.)
  • KRQT (107.1 FM; CASTLE ROCK, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM LONGVIEW LICENSE, LLC)
  • K216DH (91.1 FM; CATHLAMET, WA; Owner: TILLICUM FOUNDATION)
  • K220HE (91.9 FM; CHEHALIS, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K205DD (88.9 FM; BREMERTON, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KITI-FM (95.1 FM; WINLOCK, WA; Owner: PREMIER BROADCASTERS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Brady:

  • K23AS (Channel 23; ABERDEEN, WA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K25CG (Channel 25; ABERDEEN, WA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION NORTHWEST, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 52m171ftTotal length
  • $68,605,000Total costs
  • 74,971Total average daily traffic
  • 9,354Total average daily truck traffic
  • 105,568Total future (year 2028) average daily traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 21920-1929
  • 71960-1969
  • 12000-2009
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Brady, WA

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 1

Brady on our top lists:

  • #20 on the list of "Top 100 low-educated but high-earning cities"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
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