Colbert, Washington

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Population in July 2007: 10,222.
Males: 5,179  (50.7%)
Females: 5,043  (49.3%)
Median resident age:

37.8 years
Washington median age:

35.3 years

Zip code: 99003

Estimated median household income in 2019: $83,335 (it was $51,840 in 2000)
Colbert:

$83,335
WA:

$78,687

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $35,464 (it was $20,970 in 2000)

Colbert CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $384,108 (it was $163,400 in 2000)
Colbert:

$384,108
WA:

$387,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $295,247; detached houses: $307,562; townhouses or other attached units: $325,809; in 2-unit structures: $198,860; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $198,883; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $328,891; mobile homes: $143,197; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $99,222
March 2019 cost of living index in Colbert: 96.5 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in Colbert, WA (2000)
    • 8,96595.5%White alone
    • 1461.6%Two or more races
    • 1251.3%Hispanic
    • 590.6%American Indian alone
    • 570.6%Asian alone
    • 160.2%Other race alone
    • 140.1%Black alone
    • 30.03%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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



According to our research of Washington and other state lists, there was 1 registered sex offender living in Colbert, Washington as of October 25, 2021.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Colbert is 10,222 to 1.
The ratio of registered sex offenders to all residents in this city is much lower than the state average.


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Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 1830 feet

Land area: 151.5 square miles.

Population density: 67 people per square mile   (very low).

Colbert, Washington map
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Colbert CCD:

1.4% ($2,253)
Washington:

1.2% ($1,915)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spokane Valley, WA (13.9 miles , pop. 89,755).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (228.8 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (955.4 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Green Bluff, WA (1.8 miles ),
Mount Spokane, WA (2.6 miles ),
Mead, WA (2.9 miles ),
Fairwood, WA (3.2 miles ),
Deer Park, WA (3.4 miles ),
Country Homes, WA (3.4 miles ),
Trentwood, WA (3.5 miles ),
Town and Country, WA (3.6 miles )

Latitude: 47.87 N, Longitude: 117.26 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 509

Distribution of median household income in Colbert, WA in 2019
Colbert satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.7%
Washington:

5.9%
Most common industries in Colbert, WA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (13.1%)
  • Health care (11.8%)
  • Construction (10.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.1%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.0%)
  • Public administration (3.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (15.1%)
  • Educational services (6.9%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.8%)
  • Repair & maintenance (5.5%)
  • Health care (5.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.2%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (20.9%)
  • Health care (19.8%)
  • Construction (5.5%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (5.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.9%)
  • Social assistance (4.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.9%)
Most common occupations in Colbert, WA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.7%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (3.1%)
  • Accountants and auditors (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.9%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.6%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.3%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.5%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (10.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.3%)
  • Accountants and auditors (5.8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Registered nurses (4.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.2%)

Average climate in Colbert, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Colbert, Washington average temperatures Colbert, Washington average precipitation Colbert, Washington humidity Colbert, Washington wind speed Colbert, Washington snowfall Colbert, Washington sunshine Colbert, Washington clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 93.4. This is worse than average.

City:

93.4
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2002 was 1.13. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 15.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.13
U.S.:

0.27
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 6.56. This is about average. Closest monitor was 16.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.56
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 24.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 11.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.8
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.79. This is about average. Closest monitor was 14.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.79
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Colbert-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Washington state average. It is 931% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 390.0 miles away from Colbert center, causing $26,000,000 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 310.7 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 248.3 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, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 254.5 miles away from the city center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.8 MD, Depth: 32.2 mi) earthquake occurred 260.2 miles away from the city center
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK) earthquake occurred 239.7 miles away from Colbert center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Spokane County (17) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 5, Fires: 3, Landslides: 3, Mudslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Snows: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Main business address for: NOVA OIL INC (OIL, GAS FIELD SERVICES, NBC).

Hospitals and medical centers near Colbert:

  • REGENCY AT NORTHPOINTE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SPOKANE, WA)
  • DEER PARK HEALTH CENTER AND HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 11 miles away; DEER PARK, WA)
  • AVALON CARE CENTER AT NORTHPOINTE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SPOKANE, WA)
  • FMC NORTHPOINTE DIALYSIS UNIT (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; SPOKANE, WA)
  • ROCKWOOD AT HAWTHORNE (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; SPOKANE, WA)
  • PANORAMA DIALYSIS (Dialysis Facility, about 12 miles away; DEER PARK, WA)
  • ROYAL PARK CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; SPOKANE, WA)

Airports located in Colbert:

See details about airports located in Colbert, WA

Amtrak station near Colbert:

  • 17 miles: SPOKANE (W. 221 1ST AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Colbert:

  • Whitworth University (about 12 miles; Spokane, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,689)
  • Spokane Community College (about 15 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,482)
  • Gonzaga University (about 16 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,780)
  • Spokane Falls Community College (about 17 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,052)
  • North Idaho College (about 26 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; FT enrollment: 4,684)
  • Eastern Washington University (about 31 miles; Cheney, WA; FT enrollment: 11,643)
  • Washington State University (about 80 miles; Pullman, WA; FT enrollment: 25,055)

Private high school in Colbert:

  • NORTHWEST CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 327, Location: 5104 E BERNHILL RD, Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Colbert:

  • COLBERT ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Location: 4625 E GREENBLUFF RD, Grades: KG-6)
  • MOUNTAINSIDE MIDDLE SCHOOL (Location: 4717 E DAY MT. SPOKANE RD, Grades: 7-8)
  • MIDWAY ELEMENTARY (Location: 821 E MIDWAY RD, Grades: KG-6)
See full list of schools located in Colbert

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Colbert: Green Bluff Substation (A), Circle Bar J Boys Ranch (B), Kehn Picnic Area (C), Milan (D), Dean (E), Spokane County Fire District 4 Station 43 Elk (F), Spokane County Fire District 4 Station 47 Greenbluff (G), Spokane County Fire District 9 Station 96 (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Colbert include: Mater Cleri Seminary (A), Elk Community Church (B), The Open Bible Country Church (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Peone Cemetery (1), Pleasant Prairie Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Rivers and creeks: Otter Creek (A), West Branch Little Spokane River (B), Cottonwood Creek (C), Dry Creek (D), Little Deer Creek (E), North Fork Little Deep Creek (F), Pell Creek (G), Peone Creek (H), Sheets Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Spokane County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

MIDWAY STOP (Population served: 108, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
Average household size:
This place:

2.8 people
Washington:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

82.6%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

4.3%
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: 0.2% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

10.1%
Whole state:

10.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

3.0%
Whole state:

4.6%
15 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010
11 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
24 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Colbert:

Marital status in Colbert, WA
  • Never married: 20.8%
  • Now married: 68.4%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 3.8%
  • Divorced: 7.0%

For population 25 years and over in Colbert:

  • High school or higher: 90.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 31.1 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Washington average:

11.3

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Colbert, WA (based on Spokane County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic61,57527
Evangelical Protestant58,417217
Other29,62184
Mainline Protestant23,24081
Orthodox7543
Black Protestant6824
None296,932-
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: 82
This county:

1.80 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 8
Spokane County:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 28
Spokane County:

0.61 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 118
This county:

2.59 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 281
This county:

6.16 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

8.26 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Spokane County:

8.2%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

27.2%
Washington:

25.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Spokane County:

9.7%
Washington:

13.9%

5.85% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($51,828 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.85%
Washington average:

7.39%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($594 average AGI)
Spokane County:

0.07%
Washington average:

0.11%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Kootenai County, ID  0.44% ($46,410 average AGI)
from King County, WA  0.42% ($61,472)
from Stevens County, WA  0.27% ($41,795)


4.84% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($49,623 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.84%
Washington average:

6.40%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($852 average AGI)
Spokane County:

0.09%
Washington average:

0.13%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to King County, WA  0.41% ($50,372 average AGI)
to Kootenai County, ID  0.39% ($54,189)
to Stevens County, WA  0.25% ($44,922)

Strongest AM radio stations in Colbert:

  • KXLY (920 AM; 20 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMJY (700 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, WA; Owner: JAMES E. AND HELEN G. STARGEL)
  • KQNT (590 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KJRB (790 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTRW (970 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: KTRW, LLC)
  • KDRK (1050 AM; 5 kW; DISHMAN, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KAQQ (1280 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA)
  • KMBI (1330 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • KVNI (1080 AM; 10 kW; COEUR D' ALENE, ID; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KQQQ (1150 AM; 25 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Colbert:

  • KXLY-FM (99.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KCDA (103.1 FM; POST FALLS, ID; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZZU-FM (92.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: QUEENB)
  • KEZE (96.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • KAGU (88.7 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: GONZAGA UNIVERSITY TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION)
  • KDRK-FM (93.7 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KIXZ-FM (96.1 FM; OPPORTUNITY, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEYF-FM (101.1 FM; CHENEY, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMBI-FM (107.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • KPBX-FM (91.1 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KISC (98.1 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZBD (105.7 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KICR (102.3 FM; COEUR D'ALENE, ID; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKZX (98.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSFC (91.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KYWL (103.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KEEH (104.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: UPPER COLUMBIA MEDIA ASSOCIATION)
  • KHTQ (94.5 FM; HAYDEN, ID; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • KEWU-FM (89.5 FM; CHENEY, WA; Owner: EASTERN WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY)
  • KMJY-FM (104.5 FM; NEWPORT, WA; Owner: ALC COMMUNICATIONS)

TV broadcast stations around Colbert:

  • K59BW (Channel 59; BONNERS FERRY, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • KREM-TV (Channel 2; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KHQ-TV (Channel 6; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: KHQ, INCORPORATED)
  • KAYU-TV (Channel 28; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: MOUNTAIN LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSKN (Channel 22; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: KSKN TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KSPS-TV (Channel 7; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE SCHOOL DISTRICT #81)
  • KXLY-TV (Channel 4; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K09FZ (Channel 9; SPOKANE, ETC., WA; Owner: SPOKANE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KGPX (Channel 34; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: PAXSON SPOKANE LICENSE, INC.)
  • K14IF (Channel 14; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KHBA-LP (Channel 52; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: HE'S ALIVE BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Colbert)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • Cpe2 N22515 Elk Chattaroy Rd (Lat: 47.860444 Lon: -117.348278), Structure height: 16 m, Call Sign: WPES420,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.8000 MHz, Grant Date: 04/01/2014, Expiration Date: 04/14/2024, Registrant: Spokane County Colbert Landfill, 22515 N. Elk-Chattaroy Rd., Colbert, WA 99005, Phone: (509) 238-6607, Fax: (509) 238-6812
  • Cps1 Cor Of 19812 Yale Rd (Lat: 47.837111 Lon: -117.347167), Structure height: 16 m, Call Sign: WPES424,
    Assigned Frequencies: 72.8000 MHz, 72.8000 MHz, 72.8000 MHz, 72.8000 MHz, Grant Date: 04/17/2004, Expiration Date: 04/14/2014, Cancellation Date: 06/14/2014, Registrant: Spokane County, 22515 N. Elk-Chattaroy Rd., Colbert, WA 99005, Phone: (509) 238-6607, Fax: (509) 238-6812
  • 6841 E Bernhill Rd. (Lat: 47.831306 Lon: -117.309889), Type: Building, Structure height: 3 m, Overall height: 6 m, Call Sign: WPOX792,
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.225 MHz, Grant Date: 06/30/2014, Expiration Date: 08/26/2024, Certifier: Thomas A Davis, Registrant: Industrial Communications, 16610 East Sprague Ave, Spokane Valley, WA 99037, Phone: (509) 928-0322, Fax: (509) 928-5583, Email:
  • 23606 N Hatch Rd (Lat: 47.871694 Lon: -117.395750), Type: Bant, Structure height: 3.1 m, Overall height: 4.2 m, Call Sign: WQIY518,
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.225 MHz, Grant Date: 05/04/2018, Expiration Date: 06/19/2028, Certifier: Thomas A Davis, Registrant: Industrial Communications, 16610 E. Sprague Ave., Spokane Valley, WA 99037, Phone: (509) 928-0322, Fax: (509) 928-5583, Email:
  • Lat: 47.801861 Lon: -117.346833, Call Sign: WQPI779,
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.237 MHz, 456.662 MHz, 457.087 MHz, 457.762 MHz, 457.862 MHz, 451.950 MHz, 456.075 MHz, 456.437 MHz, 457.037 MHz, 457.125 MHz, Grant Date: 05/31/2012, Expiration Date: 05/31/2022, Certifier: Lisa Homb, Registrant: Dee Polley, 216 Middle Fork Road, Garden Valley, ID 83622, Phone: (208) 462-5301, Email:
  • Lat: 47.827250 Lon: -117.336611, Call Sign: WQQT739,
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.212 MHz, Grant Date: 02/28/2013, Expiration Date: 02/28/2023, Certifier: Jack Hancock, Registrant: Innovation Wireless, 11869 Teale Street, Culver City, CA 90230, Phone: (888) 559-5565, Fax: (310) 482-3480, Email:
  • 17025 N Greenbluff Rd (Lat: 47.814389 Lon: -117.307528), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 5.2 m, Overall height: 7 m, Call Sign: WRBX849,
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.587 MHz, Grant Date: 07/19/2018, Expiration Date: 07/19/2028, Certifier: Sharrie Donough, Registrant: Industrial Communications, 16610 East Sprague Ave, Spokane Valley, WA 99037, Phone: (509) 928-0322, Fax: (509) 928-5583, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

80 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Colbert)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

29 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Colbert)

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 10. The highest number of fires - 24 took place in 2011, and the least - 0 in 2004. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Colbert, WA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Outside Fires (47.6%), and Structure Fires (35.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Colbert, WA
    • 7847.6%Outside Fires
    • 5835.4%Structure Fires
    • 2414.6%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 42.4%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Colbert, WA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Colbert, WA
  • 31.0%Electricity
  • 28.9%Utility gas
  • 22.2%Wood
  • 10.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 7.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.5%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Colbert, WA
  • 52.0%Electricity
  • 24.6%Wood
  • 13.1%Utility gas
  • 4.8%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 3.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.0%Other fuel


Colbert compared to Washington state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Colbert on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: accountants and auditors (population 5,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most cars per house, population 5,000+"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: construction laborers (population 5,000+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: pharmacies and drug stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (population 5,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: registered nurses (population 5,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: office supplies and stationery stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: groceries and related products merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: electricians (population 5,000+)"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: other sales and related workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: other direct selling establishments (population 5,000+)"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: repair and maintenance (population 5,000+)"
  • #68 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: construction (population 5,000+)"
  • #72 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (population 5,000+)"
  • #86 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: electronic shopping and mail-order houses (population 5,000+)"
  • #93 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: sewing, needlework, and piece goods stores (population 5,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Other congregations (pop. 50,000+)"
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Total of 58 patent applications in 2008-2021.