Cascade Valley, Washington

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Population in 2010: 2,246. Population change since 2000: +24.0%
Males: 1,212  (54.0%)
Females: 1,034  (46.0%)
Median resident age:  37.8 years
Washington median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 98837.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $40,802 (it was $37,344 in 2000)
Cascade Valley:

$40,802
WA:

$67,106

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $25,378 (it was $16,170 in 2000)

Cascade Valley CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $237,811 (it was $123,400 in 2000)
Cascade Valley:

$237,811
WA:

$306,400

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $301,460; Detached houses: $346,682; Mobile homes: $132,370

Median gross rent in 2016: $556.

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  • Races in Cascade Valley, WA (2010)

    Cascade Valley races chart
    • 1,67774.7%White alone
    • 43519.4%Hispanic
    • 602.7%Two or more races
    • 431.9%Black alone
    • 180.8%American Indian alone
    • 100.4%Asian alone
    • 20.09%Other race alone
    • 10.04%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Cascade Valley: 85.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (15.7%), American (14.2%), Ukrainian (8.7%), English (6.2%), Norwegian (4.8%), Irish (3.5%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Land area: 2.77 square miles.

Population density: 812 people per square mile   (low).

Cascade Valley,WA real estate house value index trend

Cascade Valley, Washington map

For population 25 years and over in Cascade Valley:

  • High school or higher: 85.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.3%
  • Unemployed: 13.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cascade Valley CDP:

  • Never married: 21.2%
  • Now married: 60.1%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 1.9%
  • Divorced: 16.0%

283 residents are foreign born (10.3% Latin America, 1.9% Europe, 1.7% North America).

This place:

13.8%
Washington:

13.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Cascade Valley CDP:  1.2% ($1,479)
Washington:  1.2% ($1,915)
Cascade Valley satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Kennewick, WA (65.6 miles , pop. 54,693).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (137.0 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (904.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Moses Lake, WA (1.5 miles ), Moses Lake North, WA (1.5 miles ), Gloyd, WA (2.5 miles ), Ephrata, WA (4.0 miles ), Lakeview, WA (4.2 miles ), Warden, WA (4.3 miles ), Soap Lake, WA (4.3 miles ), Wilson Creek, WA (4.6 miles ).

Latitude: 47.14 N, Longitude: 119.32 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 509

Cascade Valley household income distribution Cascade Valley home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.0%
Washington:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (22%)
  • Public administration (20%)
  • Manufacturing (15%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (4%)
  • Educational services (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (38%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (6%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (14%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (9%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (13%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (12%)
  • Community and social service occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Cascade Valley, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Cascade Valley-area historical earthquake activity is near Washington state average. It is 140% 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 149.5 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 153.3 miles away from Cascade Valley 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 141.8 miles away from the city center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 341.0 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 453.8 miles away from Cascade Valley center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 468.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Grant County (5) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cascade Valley topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Cascade Valley:

  • SAMARITAN HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; MOSES LAKE, WA)
  • LAKE RIDGE SOLANA ALZHEIMER'S CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MOSES LAKE, WA)
  • COLUMBIA CREST CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MOSES LAKE, WA)

Amtrak stations near Cascade Valley:

  • 5 miles: MOSES LAKE (1819 KITTLESON RD.) - Bus Station
  • 17 miles: EPHRATA (24 ALDER ST. NW) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, intercity bus service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cascade Valley:

  • Wenatchee Valley College (about 52 miles; Wenatchee, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,951)
  • Central Washington University (about 59 miles; Ellensburg, WA; FT enrollment: 10,960)
  • Columbia Basin College (about 63 miles; Pasco, WA; FT enrollment: 5,111)
  • Yakima Valley Community College (about 69 miles; Yakima, WA; FT enrollment: 3,632)
  • Eastern Washington University (about 85 miles; Cheney, WA; FT enrollment: 11,643)
  • Walla Walla Community College (about 89 miles; Walla Walla, WA; FT enrollment: 4,263)
  • Spokane Falls Community College (about 95 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,052)

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Notable location: Grant County Fire District 5 Station 4 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Moses Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2003 was 29.0. This is significantly better than average.

City:

29.0
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 6.36. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 2.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.36
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 21.8%
(15.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 35.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 66.7% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.7 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  70.4%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.1%
Whole state:  7.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

13.1
Washington average:

11.4

Cascade Valley travel time to work - commute Cascade Valley mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Cascade Valley CDP (based on Grant County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic14,5009
Evangelical Protestant9,11376
Other7,58423
Mainline Protestant3,45822
Black Protestant531
None54,412-
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: 18
Grant County:

2.19 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Grant County:

1.58 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 43
Grant County:

5.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 50
Here:

6.07 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.0%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Grant County:

30.6%
Washington:

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

15.6%
State:

13.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

48.7%
Washington:

49.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

45.6%
Washington:

45.8%

Average BMI:
Cascade Valley:

28.9
Washington:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
Cascade Valley:

20.7%
State:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Cascade Valley:

10.8%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.0%
Washington:

32.6%

General health condition:
Cascade Valley:

55.5%
Washington:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Cascade Valley:

78.9%
Washington:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Cascade Valley, WA Residents

5.69% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($35,668 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.69%
Washington average:

6.54%

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

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Adams County, WA  0.42% ($30,532 average AGI)
from King County, WA  0.40% ($38,378)
from Snohomish County, WA  0.36% ($39,748)


5.57% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,820 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.57%
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 Spokane County, WA  0.53% ($32,532 average AGI)
to King County, WA  0.43% ($28,794)
to Benton County, WA  0.40% ($44,571)

Strongest AM radio stations in Cascade Valley:

  • KWIQ (1020 AM; 3 kW; MOSES LAKE NORTH, WA; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KBSN (1470 AM; 5 kW; MOSES LAKE, WA; Owner: KSEM, INC.)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KULE (730 AM; 1 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: BUTTERFIELD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KPQ (560 AM; 5 kW; WENATCHEE, WA; Owner: WESTCOAST BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KIXI (880 AM; 50 kW; MERCER ISLAND/SEATTL, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KFLD (870 AM; 10 kW; PASCO, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGNW (820 AM; 50 kW; BURIEN-SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KJR (950 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA)
  • KYAK (930 AM; 10 kW; YAKIMA, WA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cascade Valley:

  • KDRM (99.3 FM; MOSES LAKE, WA; Owner: KSEM, INC.)
  • KWIQ-FM (100.3 FM; MOSES LAKE, WA; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KRCW (96.3 FM; ROYAL CITY, WA; Owner: FARMWORKER EDUCATIONAL RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • K212DB (90.3 FM; MOSES LAKE, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KMLW (88.3 FM; MOSES LAKE, WA; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • KLWS (91.5 FM; MOSES LAKE, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KULE-FM (92.3 FM; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: BUTTERFIELD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KWWW-FM (96.7 FM; QUINCY, WA; Owner: FISHER RADIO REGIONAL GROUP, INC..)
  • KZML (95.9 FM; QUINCY, WA; Owner: BUTTERFIELD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KNWR (90.7 FM; ELLENSBURG, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KPQ-FM (102.1 FM; WENATCHEE, WA; Owner: WESCOAST BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWLN (103.3 FM; WILSON CREEK, WA; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • K257DN (99.3 FM; BREWSTER, WA; Owner: BREWSTER GRANGE #1018)
  • K204DH (88.7 FM; HANFORD, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KTAC (93.9 FM; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KZLN-FM (97.5 FM; OTHELLO, WA; Owner: WHEELER BROADCASTING, INC)
  • KEYG-FM (98.5 FM; GRAND COULEE, WA; Owner: WHEELER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOHO-FM (101.1 FM; LEAVENWORTH, WA; Owner: ICICLE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPLW (89.9 FM; WENATCHEE, WA; Owner: GROWING CHRISTIAN FOUNDATION)
  • KKRV (104.7 FM; WENATCHEE, WA; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (98%)
  • Wood (2%)

Cascade Valley compared to Washington state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.

Cascade Valley on our top lists:

  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Germany (population 500+)"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Spain (population 500+)"
  • #62 (98837) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Ukrainian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
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