Cohassett Beach, Washington

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Population in 2010: 722. Population change since 2000: +16.8%
Males: 313  (43.4%)
Females: 409  (56.6%)
Median resident age:  51.4 years
Washington median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 98595.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $43,008 (it was $26,490 in 2000)
Cohassett Beach:

$43,008
WA:

$67,106

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $19,607 (it was $18,238 in 2000)

Cohassett Beach CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $112,024 (it was $69,000 in 2000)
Cohassett Beach:

$112,024
WA:

$306,400

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $131,636; Detached houses: $212,615; Mobile homes: $37,805

Median gross rent in 2016: $623.

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  • Races in Cohassett Beach, WA (2010)

    Cohassett Beach races chart
    • 61985.7%White alone
    • 648.9%Hispanic
    • 162.2%Two or more races
    • 152.1%American Indian alone
    • 40.6%Asian alone
    • 30.4%Black alone
    • 10.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Cohassett Beach: 85.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (23.7%), Irish (21.6%), American (4.8%), Swedish (4.8%), Norwegian (4.5%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Land area: 1.26 square miles.

Population density: 572 people per square mile   (low).

Cohassett Beach,WA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Cohassett Beach:

  • High school or higher: 84.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 11.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Cohassett Beach CDP:

  • Never married: 11.9%
  • Now married: 65.8%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 17.4%
  • Divorced: 2.3%

41 residents are foreign born (6.2% Latin America).

This place:

6.2%
Washington:

13.5%

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

Cohassett Beach CDP:  1.3% ($887)
Washington:  1.2% ($1,915)
Cohassett Beach satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lakewood, WA (77.3 miles , pop. 58,211).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (98.4 miles , pop. 563,374).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (933.5 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Westport, WA (1.2 miles ), Grayland, WA (1.9 miles ), South Shore, WA (2.0 miles ), Markham, WA (2.6 miles) , Ocean Shores, WA (2.7 miles ), Oyehut, WA (3.3 miles) , Oyehut-Hogans Corner, WA (3.5 miles) , Hogans Corner, WA (3.5 miles) .

Latitude: 46.87 N, Longitude: 124.11 W

Cohassett Beach household income distribution Cohassett Beach home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.8%
Washington:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Information (35%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Wholesale trade (16%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Retail trade (42%)
  • Manufacturing (30%)
  • Wholesale trade (27%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (35%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (34%)
  • Legal occupations (21%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Sales and related occupations (38%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (32%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (30%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)

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

Average climate in Cohassett Beach, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Cohassett Beach-area historical earthquake activity is near Washington state average. It is 155% 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 80.2 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 73.7 miles away from Cohassett Beach 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 89.1 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 43.3 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 432.8 miles away from Cohassett Beach 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 361.7 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 (25) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 24
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 19, Storms: 14, Mudslides: 10, Landslides: 8, Winter Storms: 6, Winds: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Snows: 2, Earthquake: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Cohassett Beach topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Cohassett Beach:

  • HARBORS HOME HEALTH/HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; HOQUIAM, WA)
  • HOQUIAM HEALTHCARE, INC DBA PACIFIC CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; HOQUIAM, WA)
  • FMC ABERDEEN (Dialysis Facility, about 15 miles away; ABERDEEN, WA)
  • GRAYS HARBOR CONVALESCENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; ABERDEEN, WA)
  • GRAYS HARBOR HEALTH AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; ABERDEEN, WA)
  • GRAYS HARBOR COMMUNITY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 15 miles away; ABERDEEN, WA)
  • COMMUNITY HOSPITAL HOSPICE (Hospital, about 16 miles away; ABERDEEN, WA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cohassett Beach:

  • The Evergreen State College (about 56 miles; Olympia, WA; Full-time enrollment: 4,613)
  • Centralia College (about 56 miles; Centralia, WA; FT enrollment: 2,354)
  • South Puget Sound Community College (about 57 miles; Olympia, WA; FT enrollment: 3,981)
  • Lower Columbia College (about 76 miles; Longview, WA; FT enrollment: 2,595)
  • Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom (about 76 miles; Lakewood, WA; FT enrollment: 5,228)
  • Clover Park Technical College (about 79 miles; Lakewood, WA; FT enrollment: 4,185)
  • Tacoma Community College (about 80 miles; Tacoma, WA; FT enrollment: 6,622)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Strongest FM stations please add: KYAO (100.1 FM Ocean Shores - Ocean Shores Educational Media)

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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.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 7.42. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 14.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.42
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 16.8%
(1.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 44.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.2 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  55.6%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  10.6%
Whole state:  7.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

15.4
Washington average:

11.4

Cohassett Beach travel time to work - commute Cohassett Beach mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Cohassett Beach 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%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Cohassett Beach:

54.5%
State:

49.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Cohassett Beach:

53.0%
Washington:

45.8%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.0
Washington:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
Here:

16.8%
Washington:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Cohassett Beach:

10.2%
Washington:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Cohassett Beach:

6.9
Washington:

6.8

Overweight people:
Cohassett Beach:

37.2%
Washington:

32.6%

General health condition:
Cohassett Beach:

59.4%
Washington:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

76.6%
State:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Cohassett Beach, WA Residents

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 Cohassett Beach:

  • 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)
  • 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.)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KKOL (1300 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KPAM (860 AM; 50 kW; TROUTDALE, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)
  • KXL (750 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: ROSE CITY RADIO CORPORATION)
  • KWOK (1490 AM; 1 kW; HOQUIAM, WA; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Cohassett Beach:

  • KFMY (97.7 FM; RAYMOND, WA; Owner: SOUTH SOUND BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KAYO-FM (99.3 FM; ELMA, WA; Owner: SOUTH SOUND BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KJET (105.7 FM; SOUTH BEND, WA; Owner: JODESHA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXXK (95.3 FM; HOQUIAM, WA; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KMNT (102.9 FM; CENTRALIA, WA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K216DH (91.1 FM; CATHLAMET, WA; Owner: TILLICUM FOUNDATION)
  • 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)
  • KMUN (91.9 FM; ASTORIA, OR; Owner: TILLICUM FOUNDATION)
  • KWYA (89.7 FM; ASTORIA, OR; Owner: WAY-FM MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KGY-FM (96.9 FM; MCCLEARY, WA; Owner: KGY, INC.)
  • KSWW (102.1 FM; MONTESANO, WA; Owner: JODESHA BROADCASTING, INC.)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (59%)
  • Wood (29%)
  • Utility gas (9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)

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