For population 25 years and over in Cosmopolis:
For population 15 years and over in Cosmopolis city:
45 residents are foreign born (0.7% Asia, 0.6% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,844 (1.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lakewood, WA (60.5 miles , pop. 58,211).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (82.0 miles , pop. 563,374).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (933.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Junction City, WA (1.1 miles) , Aberdeen, WA (1.6 miles ), Central Park, WA (1.8 miles ), Hoquiam, WA (2.4 miles ), North River, WA (2.8 miles) , Aberdeen Gardens, WA (2.8 miles ), Montesano, WA (2.9 miles ), Markham, WA (3.2 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 46.96 N, Longitude: 123.77 WNickname or alias (official or unofficial): City of the World
Area code commonly used in this area: 360
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Cosmopolis detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 5 (4 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +187 (+13.3%).
Work and jobs in Cosmopolis: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Cosmopolis, Washington
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Cosmopolis-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Washington state average. It is 10% 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 63.3 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, Depth: 32.2 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 57.0 miles away from Cosmopolis 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 72.2 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 26.4 miles away from the city center
On 2/14/1981 at 06:09:27, a magnitude 5.5 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 88.1 miles away from Cosmopolis center
On 6/10/2001 at 13:19:11, a magnitude 5.0 (4.8 MB, 5.0 MD, Depth: 25.3 mi) earthquake occurred 19.4 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 Grays Harbor County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 21
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 13, Mudslides: 8, Landslides: 6, Winter Storms: 4, Heavy Rains: 2, Snows: 2, Floods: 2, Wind: 1, Earthquake: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Dan Spiegle - Artist, Elton Bennett - Serigraph artist.
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Public high school in Cosmopolis:
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Cosmopolis and their reported violations in the past:COSMOPOLIS WATER DEPARTMENT (Population served: 1595, Purch_surface_water):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 7.7%
(8.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Cosmopolis city (based on Grays Harbor County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 30.79%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 25
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 21
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Number of full-service restaurants: 64
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Cosmopolis government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):
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Cosmopolis government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):
6.95% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,438 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($252 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.44% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,320 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($237 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total costs: $3,872,000
Total average daily traffic: 9,074
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,361
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 12,322
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Cosmopolis)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Cosmopolis, WA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:26 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Cosmopolis)
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: