Centerville, Washington

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Population in 2010: 112. Population change since 2000: -6.7%
Males: 63  (57.1%)
Females: 49  (42.9%)
Median resident age:  43.2 years
Washington median age:  37.4 years

Zip code: 98613

Estimated median household income in 2013: $38,051 (it was $31,250 in 2000)
Centerville:

$38,051
WA:

$58,405

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $18,749 (it was $14,915 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $95,689 (it was $85,600 in 2000)
Centerville:

$95,689
WA:

$250,800

Median gross rent in 2013: $584.

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    • 10089.3%White alone
    • 65.4%American Indian alone
    • 43.6%Two or more races
    • 21.8%Hispanic
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Centerville: 85.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (14.4%), English (11.7%), Scottish (10.6%), United States (5.3%), Dutch (4.8%), Swedish (3.7%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 1605 feet

Land area: 3.97 square miles.

Population density: 28 people per square mile   (very low).

Centerville, Washington map

For population 25 years and over in Centerville:

  • High school or higher: 92.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.3%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 34.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Centerville CDP:

  • Never married: 26.8%
  • Now married: 55.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 2.9%
  • Divorced: 15.3%

6 residents are foreign born

This place:

3.3%
Washington:

13.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $837 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $852 (0.7%)

Centerville satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Yakima, WA (61.1 miles , pop. 71,845).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Portland, OR (85.4 miles , pop. 529,121).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (817.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Goldendale, WA (2.5 miles ), Maryhill, WA (2.5 miles) , Biggs Junction, OR (2.6 miles) , Wishram, WA (2.6 miles ), Rufus, OR (3.0 miles ), Wahkiakus, WA (3.5 miles ), Klickitat, WA (3.6 miles ), Wasco, OR (3.9 miles ).

Latitude: 45.75 N, Longitude: 120.90 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 509

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

6.1%
Washington:

5.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (16%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Construction (4%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
  • Public administration (29%)
  • Other services, except public administration (19%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (13%)
  • Information (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Retail trade (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (38%)
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (4%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (2%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (23%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (16%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (3%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (3%)
  • Sales and related occupations (3%)

Average climate in Centerville, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Centerville-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Washington state average. It is 176% 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 128.4 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 122.2 miles away from Centerville 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 127.8 miles away from the city center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 401.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 420.5 miles away from Centerville center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 366.5 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Klickitat County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Winter Storms: 5, Mudslides: 4, Storms: 4, Landslides: 3, Snows: 3, Fires: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Centerville topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Centerville:

  • MT ADAMS CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; GOLDENDALE, WA)
  • KLICKITAT VALLEY HLTH SVCS HH (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; GOLDENDALE, WA)
  • KLICKITAT VALLEY HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 7 miles away; GOLDENDALE, WA)
  • OREGON VETERANS HOME (Nursing Home, about 16 miles away; THE DALLES, OR)

Airports located in Centerville:

Amtrak stations near Centerville:

  • 8 miles: WISHRAM (WEST END OF RAILROAD AVE.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking.
  • 17 miles: THE DALLES (201 E. FEDERAL ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Centerville:

  • Yakima Valley Community College (about 61 miles; Yakima, WA; Full-time enrollment: 3,632)
  • Mt Hood Community College (about 75 miles; Gresham, OR; FT enrollment: 11,847)
  • Concordia University-Portland (about 85 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 3,996)
  • Clark College (about 85 miles; Vancouver, WA; FT enrollment: 9,330)
  • Clackamas Community College (about 87 miles; Oregon City, OR; FT enrollment: 4,261)
  • Portland State University (about 88 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 21,450)
  • Lewis & Clark College (about 89 miles; Portland, OR; FT enrollment: 2,864)

Public elementary/middle school in Centerville:

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Notable location: Klickitat County Fire Protection District 5 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Klickitat 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 2005 was 49.9. This is significantly better than average.

City:

49.9
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 7.70. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.70
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 28.2%
(27.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 38.1% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.7 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  73.8%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  9.5%
Whole state:  7.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Centerville compared to Washington state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below 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:

6.9
Washington average:

11.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (45%)
  • Electricity (42%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (12%)

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 Centerville CDP (based on Klickitat County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2,2002
Evangelical Protestant2,02623
Other9813
Mainline Protestant6549
Orthodox551
None14,402-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
Klickitat County:

2.99 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

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

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

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

4.49 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.48 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.6%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Klickitat County:

26.0%
Washington:

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

12.3%
State:

13.9%

8.54% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($45,401 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.54%
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 Clark County, WA  0.70% ($39,212 average AGI)
from Wasco County, OR  0.69% ($32,941)
from Hood River County, OR  0.62% ($76,522)


6.95% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,128 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.95%
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 Hood River County, OR  0.67% ($47,408 average AGI)
to Clark County, WA  0.66% ($36,292)
to Wasco County, OR  0.53% ($32,949)

Strongest AM radio stations in Centerville:

  • KLCK (1400 AM; 1 kW; GOLDENDALE, WA; Owner: KLICKITAT VALLEY B/CING SERVICES INC)
  • KODL (1440 AM; 5 kW; THE DALLES, OR; Owner: LARSON-WYNN, INC.)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KPAM (860 AM; 50 kW; TROUTDALE, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KOTK (1080 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - PORTLAND RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KEX (1190 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKAD (1550 AM; 50 kW; VANCOUVER, WA; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-WASHINGTON, INC)
  • KKSN (1520 AM; 50 kW; OREGON CITY, OR; Owner: ENTERCOM PORTLAND LICENSE, LLC)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KJR (950 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Centerville:

  • KYYT (102.3 FM; GOLDENDALE, WA; Owner: HAYSTACK BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMCQ (104.5 FM; THE DALLES, OR; Owner: MID-COLUMBIA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K215CR (90.9 FM; THE DALLES, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K256AC (99.1 FM; THE DALLES, OR; Owner: CATHOLIC BROADCASTING NORTHWEST, INC)
  • KMSW (92.7 FM; THE DALLES, OR; Owner: M.S.W. COMMUNICATIONS, L.L.C..)
  • KACI-FM (97.7 FM; THE DALLES, OR; Owner: COLUMBIA GORGE BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KQHR (90.1 FM; HOOD RIVER, OR; Owner: KBPS PUBLIC RADIO FOUNDATION)
  • KBNO-FM (89.3 FM; WHITE SALMON, WA; Owner: WORLD RADIO NETWORK, INC.)
  • KLVP-FM (88.7 FM; CHERRYVILLE, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KZRI (90.3 FM; WELCHES, OR; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • K220GX (91.9 FM; WISHRAM, WA; Owner: LIFETALK RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Centerville:

  • K59EK (Channel 59; THE DALLES, OR; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K66AH (Channel 66; THE DALLES, ETC., OR; Owner: OREGON PUBLIC BROADCASTING)

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 2.5 Mile Dooley Rd. (Lat: 45.703028 Lon: -120.855611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 25.9 m, Overall height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: KNKN258
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/09/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Certifier: Steven T Campbell
    Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Peter Connolly, 2.5 Mile Dooley Rd. (Lat: 45.703028 Lon: -120.855611), Type: 30.5, Overall height: 25.9 m
    Registrant: 7733998900, Sterrell@uscellular.Com, 8410 W BRYNMAWR AVE., SUITE #700
  • Peter M Connolly, 2.5 Mile Dooley Rd. (Lat: 45.703028 Lon: -120.855611), Type: 30.5, Overall height: 25.9 m
    Registrant: 7733998900, Sterrell@uscellular.Com, 8410 W BRYNMAWR AVE., SUITE #700
  • PETER M CONNOLLY, 2.5 Mile Dooley Rd. (Lat: 45.703028 Lon: -120.855611), Type: 30.5, Overall height: 25.9 m
    Registrant: 2028625989, Peter.Connolly@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVE NW, SUITE 100

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Atop Haystack Mountain 4 Mi S (Lat: 45.670667 Lon: -120.909500), Call Sign: KOB76, Licensee ID: L00072173
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.3000 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/10/2003, Expiration Date: 03/28/2013
    Registrant: Wasco Electric Cooperative Inc, Box 537 105 E 4th St, The Dalles, OR 97058

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KE7AIR, Licensee ID: L00839947
    Grant Date: 03/31/2004, Expiration Date: 03/31/2014, Certifier: Timothy L Scherer
    Registrant: Timothy L Scherer, 86 Stringstreet Rd, Centerville, WA 98613

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-11 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C90 SERIES (95 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5030H , Serial Number: 11-910, Year manufactured: 1949, Airworthiness Date: 11/10/1955
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Lance M Thompson, 630 Harms Rd, Centerville, WA 98613, Other Owners: John M Page

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
  • Good Intent Call: 2
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