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Population in 2012: 20,490 (99% urban, 1% rural). Population change since 2000: +63.5%
Males: 10,224  (49.9%)
Females: 10,266  (50.1%)

Median resident age:  36.9 years
Washington median age:  32.2 years

Zip codes: 98607, 98671.

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Estimated median household income in 2012: $76,029 (it was $60,187 in 2000)
Camas:

$76,029
WA:

$57,573
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $35,669

Camas city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $280,132 (it was $190,800 in 2000)
Camas:

$280,132
WA:

$243,000
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $383,073; Detached houses: $392,043; Townhouses or other attached units: $222,971; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $275,489; Mobile homes: $140,333

Median gross rent in 2012: $952.

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  • White alone - 16,910 (86.8%)
  • Asian alone - 1,086 (5.6%)
  • Hispanic - 697 (3.6%)
  • Two or more races - 414 (2.1%)
  • Black alone - 198 (1.0%)
  • American Indian alone - 83 (0.4%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 53 (0.3%)
  • Other race alone - 42 (0.2%)

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


Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Camas: 99.5 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (17.5%), Irish (12.5%), English (10.0%), Norwegian (4.5%), United States (4.4%), Swedish (3.2%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1906

Land area: 10.9 square miles.

Population density: 1,879 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Camas:

  • High school or higher: 95.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 39.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.6%
  • Unemployed: 7.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Camas city:

  • Never married: 21.4%
  • Now married: 63.8%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 3.2%
  • Divorced: 10.9%

1,816 residents are foreign born (2.6% Europe, 1.5% Asia).

This city:  9.3%
Washington:  13.3%



According to our research of Washington and other state lists there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Camas, Washington as of November 24, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Camas to the number of sex offenders is 3,415 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $3,893 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $3,464 (1.2%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gresham, OR (6.2 miles , pop. 90,205).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Portland, OR (12.0 miles , pop. 529,121).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (823.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Washougal, WA (1.8 miles ), Fern Prairie, WA (1.8 miles ), Fairview, OR (1.9 miles ), Wood Village, OR (2.0 miles ), Troutdale, OR (2.1 miles ), Mill Plain, WA (2.3 miles ), Gresham, OR (2.5 miles ), Maywood Park, OR (2.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 351 buildings, average cost: $151,800
  • 1998: 235 buildings, average cost: $155,500
  • 1999: 210 buildings, average cost: $148,400
  • 2000: 201 buildings, average cost: $136,200
  • 2001: 230 buildings, average cost: $156,800
  • 2002: 394 buildings, average cost: $163,300
  • 2003: 269 buildings, average cost: $181,600
  • 2004: 197 buildings, average cost: $189,100
  • 2005: 311 buildings, average cost: $197,000
  • 2006: 140 buildings, average cost: $266,000
  • 2007: 122 buildings, average cost: $296,300
  • 2008: 82 buildings, average cost: $268,100
  • 2009: 71 buildings, average cost: $289,300
  • 2010: 140 buildings, average cost: $316,000
  • 2011: 90 buildings, average cost: $345,900
  • 2012: 93 buildings, average cost: $306,000

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Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 45.59 N, Longitude: 122.41 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -881 (-4.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 2,126 (25.8%)

Area code: 360

Camas household income distribution Camas home values distribution

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Crime rates in Camas by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009
Murders 0000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 21088843117
per 100,000 16.87.90.056.752.849.123.616.459.437.6
Robberies 2011037533
per 100,000 16.80.07.77.10.018.441.327.416.216.1
Assaults 1146712121064
per 100,000 8.4109.946.549.66.612.370.854.832.421.5
Burglaries 648557859211280607361
per 100,000 537.9667.5441.7602.8607.1686.8471.8328.7394.0327.6
Thefts 291339287425470403394313349274
per 100,000 2445.62662.22223.83014.03101.72471.32323.51714.51883.71471.7
Auto thefts 15142242212716232113
per 100,000 126.1109.9170.5297.9138.6165.694.4126.0113.369.8
Arson 30445118654
per 100,000 25.20.031.028.433.067.547.232.927.021.5
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 313.1) 170.7196.0149.5251.4227.9213.7184.3138.0176.0130.4

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Crime rate in Camas detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 28 (25 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.26
Washington average:

1.47

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Camas, Washington accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.6%
Washington:

6.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +5,624 (+81.4%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (25%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Construction (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (8%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (8%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers (5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (4%)
  • Registered nurses (4%)
  • Computer specialists (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (3%)

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Earthquake activity:

Camas-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Washington state average. It is 520% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 3/25/1993 at 13:34:35, a magnitude 5.7 (5.5 MB, 5.4 MS, 5.6 MW, 5.7 ML, Depth: 12.8 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 37.2 miles away from the city center
On 2/14/1981 at 06:09:27, a magnitude 5.5 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 62.1 miles away from Camas center
On 6/29/2002 at 14:36:04, a magnitude 4.5 (4.0 MB, 4.5 MD, Depth: 3.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 39.4 miles away from the city center
On 10/8/2006 at 02:48:26, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.3 MW, 4.5 MD, Depth: 2.4 mi) earthquake occurred 95.4 miles away from the city center
On 7/14/2008 at 18:45:55, a magnitude 4.2 (3.8 MB, 3.8 MW, 4.2 MD, Depth: 13.0 mi) earthquake occurred 78.0 miles away from Camas center
On 4/24/2003 at 19:26:30, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MD, Depth: 10.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 16.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Clark County (11) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Mudslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Landslides: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Wind: 1, Earthquake: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Birthplace of: Jimmie Rodgers (pop singer).


Hospitals/medical centers in Camas:

  • CHRISTOPHER HOME,THE (Nursing Home, 2045 NW SIXTH AVE)
  • EAGLE REHABILITATION AT CAMAS (Nursing Home, 640 NORTHEAST EVERETT STREET)

Other hospitals/medical centers near Camas:

  • VILLAGE MANOR (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; WOOD VILLAGE, OR)
  • WATERFORD AT FAIRWAY VILLAGE (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; VANCOUVER, WA)
  • LEGACY MOUNT HOOD MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, Acute Care Hospitals, Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, about 5 miles away; GRESHAM, OR)

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Airports and heliports located in Camas:


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Amtrak stations near Camas:

  • 14 miles: PORTLAND (800 NW 6TH AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 14 miles: VANCOUVER (FOOT OF W. 11TH ST.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.
  • 19 miles: OREGON CITY (1757 WASHINGTON ST.)

Local government website: www.swwcn.org/clark/camas/home.htm

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Camas:

  • Mt Hood Community College (about 6 miles; Gresham, OR; Full-time enrollment: 4,091)
  • Clark College (about 13 miles; Vancouver, WA; FT enrollment: 6,136)
  • Portland State University (about 15 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 16,722)
  • University of Portland (about 16 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 3,227)
  • Lewis & Clark College (about 16 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 2,902)
  • Portland Community College (about 19 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 12,103)
  • Clackamas Community College (about 21 miles; Oregon City, OR; FT enrollment: 3,205)

Public high schools in Camas:

Public elementary/middle schools in Camas:

Private elementary/middle schools in Camas:

  • PACIFIC CREST ACADEMY (Students: 180; Location: 324 NE OAK ST; Grades: PK - 8)
  • CAMAS MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 55; Location: 1004 NE 4TH AVE; Grades: PK - TK)
See full list of schools located in Camas

Library in Camas:

  • CAMAS PUBLIC LIBRARY (Operating income: $1,290,844; Location: 625 NE FOURTH AVE.; 100,613 books; 4,018 audio materials; 5,500 video materials; 13 local licensed databases; 11 state licensed databases; 253 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • ILLAHEE ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 812; Location: 19401 SE 1ST STREET; Grades: KG - 05) This is an Evergreen School District school. Camas will soon have another middle school called Liberty that will house 6th 7th and 8th grade along with Skyrdige Middle school.
  • Gresham is right across the Columbia river from Camas, but it is only 6 miles to get there if you swim because the closest bridge is at least six miles away.

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Notable locations in Camas: Lacamas Campground (A), Forest Home Park (B), Camas Meadows Golf Club (C), Parker Landing (D), Camas Fire Department Station 41 (E), Camas Fire Department Station 42 (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: One Stop Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Churches in Camas include: Camas Church of the Nazarene (A), Camas Friends Church (B), Camas United Methodist Church (C), Christian Life Church (D), Faith Missionary Church (E), First United Pentecostal Church (F), Parkside Church (G), Saint Johns Presbyterian Church (H), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints Fairway Village Ward (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Dead Lake (A), Lacamas Lake (B), Crisman Reservoir (C), Haight Reservoir (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Lacamas Creek (A), Washougal River (B), Camas Slough (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Camas: Crown Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Hotels: Camas Hotel Inc (405 Northeast 4th Avenue) (1), Fairgate Inn Bed & Breakfast (2213 Northwest 23rd Avenue) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

 
Clark County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Air pollution and air quality trends
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AQI  Ozone  PM10 PM2.5 CO  NO2 SO2

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 26.4. This is better than average.
City:

26.4
U.S.:

32.0
Ozone [ppb] level in 2010 was 20.5. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

20.5
U.S.:

28.3
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 13.5. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

13.5
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 7.63. This is better than average. There were 2 monitors within city limits.
City:

7.63
U.S.:

9.59
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.319. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.319
U.S.:

0.334
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 10.2. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.
City:

10.2
U.S.:

9.4
Lead (Pb) [µ/m3] level in 2003 was 0.00814. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.3 miles away from the city center.
City:

0.00814
U.S.:

0.05378
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.62. This is significantly better than average. There were 2 monitors within city limits.
City:

1.62
U.S.:

2.43

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

CAMAS MUNICIPAL WATER SEWER SYSTEM (Population served: 15200, Surface_water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between OCT-19-1999 and DEC-31-1999, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Compliance achieved (DEC-31-1999)
  • 127 regular monitoring violations
FERN PRAIRIE MKT INC (Population served: 135, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 6.3%
(6.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 11.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 13.4% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.9 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  79.2%
Whole state:  64.4%

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

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Camas, WA

62 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
16 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
72 people in nursing homes in 2000

Camas compared to Washington state average:

Camas, Washington environmental map by EPA

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


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Banks with branches in Camas (2011 data):

  • Riverview Community Bank: Camas Branch at 700 Ne 4th Avenue, branch established on 2000/09/01. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $850.8 mil, Deposits: $736.4 mil, headquarters in Vancouver, WA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 17 total offices
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Camas Branch at 430 N.E. Adams St, branch established on 1987/09/21. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Fisher's Landing Branch at 16600 Southeast Mcgillivray #150, branch established on 1994/06/29. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Camas Branch at 528 Ne 4th Ave, branch established on 1944/02/01. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Lacamas Branch at 3252 N.E. Third Avenue, Suite 7, branch established on 1998/04/29. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Camas travel time to work - commute


Camas mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (63%)
  • Electricity (32%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Other fuel (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

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Neighborhoods in Camas:

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Religion statistics for Camas city (based on Clark County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 27.95%
Here28.0%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaUnited Methodist ChurchSouthern Baptist Convention
Adherents28.1%14.6%6.7%4.1%3.7%
Congregations4.2%15.1%5.2%4.7%4.7%
NameSeventh-Day Adventist ChurchChurch of the NazarenePresbyterian Church (USA)Assemblies of GodOther
Adherents3.6%3.6%3.3%3.2%29.1%
Congregations6.1%5.2%2.8%3.8%48.1%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 46
Clark County:

1.10 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 11
This county:

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 39
Clark County:

0.94 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 93
Clark County:

2.23 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 239
Here:

5.74 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.2%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Clark County:

27.6%
Washington:

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

13.7%
State:

13.9%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 11$47,744$52,0840$0
Other Government Administration 7$47,702$81,7758$4,800
Police Protection - Officers 24$136,008$68,0040$0
Police - Other 2$7,451$44,7060$0
Firefighters 34$143,328$50,5860$0
Fire - Other 2$15,396$92,3760$0
Correction 0$0 3$5,688
Streets and Highways 8$36,114$54,1710$0
Solid Waste Management 4$17,695$53,0850$0
Sewerage 5$25,962$62,3090$0
Parks and Recreation 3$12,868$51,4722$1,656
Housing and Community Development(Local) 10$44,049$52,8590$0
Water Supply 9$39,176$52,2350$0
Local Libraries 9$37,237$49,6498$12,014
Other and Unallocable 12$61,180$61,1800$0
Totals for Government 140$671,910$57,59221$24,158

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

  • Construction - Parks & Recreation: $1,671,000 ($81.55)
    Libraries: $1,203,000 ($58.71)
    Fire Protection: $577,000 ($28.16)
    General: $137,000 ($6.69)
    Regular Highways: $20,000 ($0.98)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $2,234,000 ($109.03)
    Police Protection: $1,890,000 ($92.24)
    Fire Protection: $1,713,000 ($83.60)
    Health Services - Other: $1,347,000 ($65.74)
    Sewerage: $978,000 ($47.73)
    Parks & Recreation: $907,000 ($44.27)
    Solid Waste Management: $845,000 ($41.24)
    Water Utilities: $837,000 ($40.85)
    Regular Highways: $783,000 ($38.21)
    Central Staff Services: $668,000 ($32.60)
    Financial Administration: $638,000 ($31.14)
    Libraries: $633,000 ($30.89)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $357,000 ($17.42)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $93,000 ($4.54)
    Corrections - Other: $60,000 ($2.93)
    Housing & Community Development: $23,000 ($1.12)
    Natural Resources - Other: $17,000 ($0.83)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Cash & Deposits: $1,375,000 ($67.11)
    Securities - Corporate Bonds (market): $302,000 ($14.74)
    Benefit Payments: $1,000 ($0.05)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,152,000 ($56.22)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $3,297,000 ($160.91)
    Regular Highways: $1,699,000 ($82.92)
    Sewerage: $1,252,000 ($61.10)
    Parks & Recreation: $133,000 ($6.49)
    Libraries: $104,000 ($5.08)
    Health - Other: $83,000 ($4.05)
    Financial Administration: $61,000 ($2.98)
    General - Other: $54,000 ($2.64)
    Police Protection: $53,000 ($2.59)
    Fire Protection: $7,000 ($0.34)
    Central Staff: $1,000 ($0.05)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $7,729,000 ($377.21)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,059,000 ($100.49)
    All Other: $2,041,000 ($99.61)
    Solid Waste Management: $1,272,000 ($62.08)
    Parks & Recreation: $126,000 ($6.15)
    Housing & Community Development: $23,000 ($1.12)
  • Employee Retirement - Interest Revenue: $91,000 ($4.44)
    From Other Government: $16,000 ($0.78)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $92,000 ($4.49)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $461,000 ($22.50)
    Highways: $50,000 ($2.44)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $1,220,000 ($59.54)
    General Revenue, NEC: $130,000 ($6.34)
    Rents: $90,000 ($4.39)
    Special Assessments: $59,000 ($2.88)
    Property Sale Other: $38,000 ($1.85)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $1,880,000 ($91.75)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,011,000 ($49.34)
    All Other: $147,000 ($7.17)
    General Support: $137,000 ($6.69)
    Housing & Community Development: $52,000 ($2.54)
    Health & Hospitals: $1,000 ($0.05)
  • Tax - Property: $8,586,000 ($419.03)
    Total General Sales: $1,713,000 ($83.60)
    Other Selective Sales: $798,000 ($38.95)
    NEC: $540,000 ($26.35)
    Public Utilities: $199,000 ($9.71)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $32,390,000 ($1580.77)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $780,000 ($38.07)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $14,207,000 ($693.36)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $17,273,000 ($843.00)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $1,690,000 ($82.48)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $6,761,000 ($329.97)
  • Employee Retirement - Total Other Securities: $167,000 ($8.15)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $5,510,000 ($268.91)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $705,000 ($34.41)

7.51% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($51,866 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.51%
Washington average:

7.86%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($420 average AGI)
Clark County:

0.07%
Washington average:

0.26%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Multnomah County, OR  1.45% ($51,384 average AGI)
from Washington County, OR  0.50% ($68,257)
from Clackamas County, OR  0.40% ($62,904)


6.53% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($47,185 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.53%
Washington average:

7.07%

0.06% of residents moved to foreign countries ($393 average AGI)
Clark County:

0.06%
Washington average:

0.16%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Multnomah County, OR  0.99% ($36,813 average AGI)
to Cowlitz County, WA  0.58% ($49,107)
to Washington County, OR  0.39% ($46,983)

Strongest AM radio stations in Camas:

  • KOTK (1080 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - PORTLAND RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KPAM (860 AM; 50 kW; TROUTDALE, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KKAD (1550 AM; 50 kW; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-WASHINGTON, INC)
  • KFXX (910 AM; 10 kW; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC (DE))
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KEX (1190 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKSN (1520 AM; 50 kW; OREGON CITY, OR; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC)
  • KGUY (1010 AM; daytime; 5 kW; MILWAUKIE, OR; Owner: NORTHWEST RADIO BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KDZR (1640 AM; 10 kW; LAKE OSWEGO, OR; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KKGT (1150 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: WESTERN BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKSL (1290 AM; 10 kW; LAKE OSWEGO, OR; Owner: ABC, INC.)
  • KKPZ (1330 AM; 5 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: KPHP RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Camas:

  • KINK (101.9 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KKCW (103.3 FM; BEAVERTON, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRVO (105.9 FM; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOPB-FM (91.5 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • KPDQ-FM (93.7 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: SALEM MEDIA OF OREGON, INC.)
  • KKRZ (100.3 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KUFO-FM (101.1 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KMHD (89.1 FM; GRESHAM, OR; Owner: MT. HOOD COMMUNITY COLLEGE DISTRICT)
  • KVMX (107.5 FM; BANKS, OR; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KLTH (106.7 FM; LAKE OSWEGO, OR; Owner: INIFINITY RADIO OF PORTLAND INC.)
  • KUPL-FM (98.7 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: INFINITY RADIO OF PORTLAND INC.)
  • KNRK (94.7 FM; CAMAS, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC (DE))
  • KBVM (88.3 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CATHOLIC BROADCASTING NORTHWEST, INC)
  • KFIS (104.1 FM; SCAPPOOSE, OR; Owner: CARON BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGON (92.3 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC (DE))
  • KKSN-FM (97.1 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC (DE))
  • KXJM (95.5 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KBOO (90.7 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: THE KBOO FOUNDATION)
  • KWJJ-FM (99.5 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - PORTLAND RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KBPS-FM (89.9 FM; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: SCHOOL DISTRICT #1, MULTNOMAH COUNTY, OR)

TV broadcast stations around Camas:

  • KATU (Channel 2; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - PORTLAND TV, L.L.C.)
  • KPDX (Channel 49; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KPTV (Channel 12; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KOIN (Channel 6; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: EMMIS TELEVISION LICENSE CORPORATION)
  • KNMT (Channel 24; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: NATIONAL MINORITY T.V., INC.)
  • K57IF (Channel 57; SALEM, OR; Owner: LaGRANDE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGW (Channel 8; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOPB-TV (Channel 10; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)
  • KPXG-LP (Channel 54; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • K14HN (Channel 14; VANCOUVER/CAMAS, WA; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KWBP-LP (Channel 4; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCASTING HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KWBP (Channel 32; SALEM, OR; Owner: TRIBUNE BROADCAST HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K58CO (Channel 58; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: NORTHWEST CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING)
  • K16CB (Channel 16; HAPPY VALLEY, OR; Owner: MEREDITH CORPORATION)
  • KOXI-CA (Channel 19; CAMAS, WA; Owner: WATCHTV, INC.)
  • KKEI-CA (Channel 56; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: WATCHTV, INC.)
  • KORK-CA (Channel 35; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: WATCHTV, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


See more detailed statistics of Camas fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 15
Total length: 96 meters (315ft)
Total costs: $106,399,000
Total average daily traffic: 147,666
Total average daily truck traffic: 12,729

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 1910-1919: 2
  • 1920-1929: 0
  • 1930-1939: 1
  • 1940-1949: 1
  • 1950-1959: 2
  • 1960-1969: 8
  • 1970-1979: 0
  • 1980-1989: 0
  • 1990-1999: 0
  • 2000-2009: 1
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Camas, WA

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Camas)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 51 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Camas, WA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 158 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Camas)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 48 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Camas)


Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 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 ORIGINATED98$226,990190$267,998713$244,24518$122,66242$177,8390$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED9$196,24319$367,53291$261,5742$110,5655$184,3180$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED19$244,98731$317,982186$277,2005$140,67013$192,3081$23,910
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN16$222,63425$267,254141$269,6063$119,47315$182,6930$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS4$211,7088$360,91045$278,9602$267,1203$254,4930$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0406.06 , 0413.24, 0414.00, 0415.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
C) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED24$247,32315$249,8951$122,240
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$315,0244$272,1830$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED5$293,8446$356,6270$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$158,4600$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0406.06 , 0413.24, 0414.00, 0415.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 111
  • Hazardous Condition: 37
  • Service Call: 12
  • Good Intent Call: 2

Incident types - Camas


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Camas, WA

Most common first names in Camas, WA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William7676.4 years
John7573.7 years
Robert6272.9 years
Mary5879.7 years
James5771.7 years
George4378.0 years
Charles4276.6 years
Margaret4181.8 years
Donald3172.7 years
Ruth2780.3 years
Most common last names in Camas, WA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2778.3 years
Johnson2377.2 years
Brown2376.1 years
Wilson1774.8 years
Anderson1678.9 years
Miller1575.9 years
Jones1479.5 years
Williams1377.5 years
Thompson1275.1 years
Morgan1271.7 years
Businesses in Camas, WA
NameCountNameCount
Curves1Sears1
Dairy Queen1Starbucks1
Domino's Pizza1T-Mobile1
FedEx4Taco Bell1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
KFC1UPS2
Lane Furniture1Vons1
McDonald's1Walgreens1
Nike1
Browse common businesses in Camas, WA

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Total of 949 patent applications in 2008-2014.

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