For population 25 years and over in Cosmopolis:
For population 15 years and over in Cosmopolis city:
27 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,759 (1.0%)
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 2011, 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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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Cosmopolis:
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):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 10.1%
(11.5% 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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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Cosmopolis compared to Washington state average:
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Religion statistics for Cosmopolis (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 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: