For population 25 years and over in Conway:
For population 15 years and over in Conway CDP:
0 residents are foreign born
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Everett, WA (26.9 miles , pop. 91,488).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (49.4 miles , pop. 563,374).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (1007.0 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Lake Ketchum, WA (2.0 miles ), Lake McMurray, WA (2.4 miles) , Mount Vernon, WA (2.4 miles ), North Stanwood, WA (2.4 miles ), Big Lake, WA (2.5 miles ), Stanwood, WA (2.6 miles ), La Conner, WA (2.8 miles ), Swinomish Reservation, WA (3.0 miles ).
Latitude: 48.34 N, Longitude: 122.34 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 360
Most common industries for females in 2007-2011 (%):
Average climate in Conway, Washington
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Conway-area historical earthquake activity is near Washington state average. It is 156% 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 75.8 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 87.2 miles away from Conway 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 70.8 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 97.8 miles away from the city center
On 5/3/1996 at 04:04:22, a magnitude 5.5 (5.2 MB, 5.3 MD, 5.5 ML, Depth: 2.5 mi) earthquake occurred 44.6 miles away from Conway center
On 4/14/1990 at 05:33:26, a magnitude 5.2 (4.4 MB, 4.1 MS, 5.2 ML, Depth: 7.8 mi) earthquake occurred 35.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), energy magnitude (ME), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Skagit County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 9, Mudslides: 6, Landslides: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Snows: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1, Earthquake: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Conway:
Airports located in Conway:
Amtrak station near Conway:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Conway:
(lower is better)
Air Quality Index (AQI)
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 9.77. This is about average. There were 11 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 0.703. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.5 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.4 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 16.5%
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Conway compared to Washington state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
1996 2000 2008 2012
1996 Presidential Elections Results
2000 Presidential Elections Results
2008 Presidential Elections Results
2012 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Conway (based on Skagit County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 43.50%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 30
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 47
Number of full-service restaurants: 114
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.09% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($46,767 average adjusted gross income)
0.20% of residents moved from foreign countries ($936 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.76% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,564 average adjusted gross income)
0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($540 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Conway fatal accident list:
Oct 25, 1994 09:50 AM, 08007, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:6
FAA Registered Aircraft:4
Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9527.00
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.