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Population in 2010: 5,841. Population change since 2000: +12.3%
Males: 2,475  (42.4%)
Females: 3,366  (57.6%)
Median resident age:  22.7 years
Washington median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 99208, 99218.

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Estimated median household income in 2016: $47,594 (it was $36,630 in 2000)
Country Homes:

$47,594
WA:

$67,106

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $20,080 (it was $18,514 in 2000)

Country Homes CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $234,976 (it was $126,400 in 2000)
Country Homes:

$234,976
WA:

$306,400

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $256,365; Detached houses: $265,010; Townhouses or other attached units: $280,884; In 2-unit structures: $181,823; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $193,958; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $299,768; Mobile homes: $109,447; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $49,455

Median gross rent in 2016: $805.

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  • Races in Country Homes, WA (2016)

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    • 5,11286.6%White alone
    • 2924.9%Hispanic
    • 2554.3%Two or more races
    • 1071.8%Asian alone
    • 691.2%American Indian alone
    • 280.5%Black alone
    • 290.5%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Country Homes: 93.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (18.3%), Norwegian (10.8%), Irish (8.3%), American (6.4%), English (4.7%), Swedish (3.2%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 1950 feet

Land area: 1.70 square miles.

Population density: 3,443 people per square mile   (average).

Country Homes,WA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Country Homes:

  • High school or higher: 93.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 8.7%
  • Unemployed: 28.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Country Homes CDP:

  • Never married: 55.1%
  • Now married: 28.6%
  • Separated: 1.8%
  • Widowed: 4.2%
  • Divorced: 10.3%

299 residents are foreign born (2.1% Europe, 0.6% North America).

This place:

5.1%
Washington:

13.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,681 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $2,770 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spokane, WA (5.0 miles , pop. 195,629).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (221.3 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (946.1 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Fairwood, WA (1.1 miles ), Town and Country, WA (1.3 miles ), Mead, WA (1.8 miles ), Spokane, WA (2.2 miles ), Millwood, WA (2.7 miles ), Green Bluff, WA (3.0 miles ), Dishman, WA (3.0 miles ), Spokane Valley, WA (3.1 miles ).

Latitude: 47.75 N, Longitude: 117.42 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 509

Country Homes household income distribution Country Homes home values distribution

Property values in Country Homes, WA

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.6%
Washington:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Construction (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (20%)
  • Accommodation and food services (18%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Retail trade (13%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (23%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (16%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Country Homes: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Country Homes, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Country Homes-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Washington state average. It is 110% 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 239.9 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 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 307.6 miles away from Country Homes center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 391.4 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 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 245.8 miles away from the city 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 231.4 miles away from Country Homes center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 501.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Spokane County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 5, Fires: 3, Landslides: 2, Mudslides: 2, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Country Homes topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Country Homes:

  • ROCKWOOD AT HAWTHORNE (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; SPOKANE, WA)
  • AVALON CARE CENTER AT NORTHPOINTE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; SPOKANE, WA)
  • FMC NORTHPOINTE DIALYSIS UNIT (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; SPOKANE, WA)
  • HORIZON HOSPICE LLC (Hospital, about 2 miles away; SPOKANE, WA)
  • REGENCY AT NORTHPOINTE (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; SPOKANE, WA)
  • DSI NORTH SPOKANE RENAL CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; SPOKANE, WA)
  • ROYAL PARK CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; SPOKANE, WA)

Amtrak station near Country Homes:

  • 7 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 Country Homes:

  • Whitworth University (about 1 miles; Spokane, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,689)
  • Spokane Falls Community College (about 6 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,052)
  • Gonzaga University (about 6 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,780)
  • Spokane Community College (about 6 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,482)
  • Eastern Washington University (about 20 miles; Cheney, WA; FT enrollment: 11,643)
  • North Idaho College (about 30 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; FT enrollment: 4,684)
  • Washington State University (about 72 miles; Pullman, WA; FT enrollment: 25,055)

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 105. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

105
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2002 was 1.13. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.13
U.S.:

0.29

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 21.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.7
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.22. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.22
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 21.2%
(19.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.7% for Black residents, 28.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 54.8% for American Indian residents, 31.5% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  59.9%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  7.8%
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: 0.5% of all households

People in group quarters in Country Homes in 2010:

  • 1,241 people in college/university student housing
  • 20 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 8 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers

People in group quarters in Country Homes in 2000:

  • 813 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 65 people in nursing homes
  • 26 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

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Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.0
Washington average:

11.4

Country Homes travel time to work - commute Country Homes mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Country Homes CDP (based on Spokane County data)

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
Spokane County:

1.80 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 8
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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
Spokane County:

2.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.26 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.2%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Spokane County:

27.2%
Washington:

25.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

9.7%
State:

13.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Country Homes:

51.7%
Washington:

49.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

51.1%
State:

45.8%

Average BMI:
Country Homes:

28.0
Washington:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
Country Homes:

19.5%
Washington:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Country Homes:

9.6%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.9
Washington:

6.8

Overweight people:
Country Homes:

33.1%
State:

32.6%

General health condition:
This city:

59.4%
Washington:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.7%
Washington:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Country Homes, WA Residents

4.95% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,863 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.95%
Washington average:

6.54%

0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($953 average AGI)
Spokane County:

0.10%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from King County, WA  0.35% ($41,868 average AGI)
from Kootenai County, ID  0.30% ($35,118)
from Stevens County, WA  0.25% ($29,833)


5.24% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,526 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.24%
Washington average:

6.20%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($556 average AGI)
Spokane County:

0.10%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to King County, WA  0.46% ($36,196 average AGI)
to Kootenai County, ID  0.36% ($35,279)
to Stevens County, WA  0.21% ($35,777)

Strongest AM radio stations in Country Homes:

  • KXLY (920 AM; 20 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KMJY (700 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, WA; Owner: JAMES E. AND HELEN G. STARGEL)
  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KJRB (790 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTRW (970 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: KTRW, LLC)
  • KQNT (590 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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)
  • KSBN (1230 AM; 1 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: KSBN RADIO, INC.)
  • KXLI (630 AM; 1 kW; OPPORTUNITY, WA; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • 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)

Strongest FM radio stations in Country Homes:

  • KAGU (88.7 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: GONZAGA UNIVERSITY TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION)
  • KEZE (96.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • KZZU-FM (92.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: QUEENB)
  • KEYF-FM (101.1 FM; CHENEY, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KISC (98.1 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZBD (105.7 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXLY-FM (99.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KKZX (98.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSPO (106.5 FM; DISHMAN, WA; Owner: THOMAS W. READ DBA CLASSICAL BROADCASTING)
  • KYWL (103.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSFC (91.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KEEH (104.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: UPPER COLUMBIA MEDIA ASSOCIATION)
  • KEWU-FM (89.5 FM; CHENEY, WA; Owner: EASTERN WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY)
  • KDRK-FM (93.7 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KIXZ-FM (96.1 FM; OPPORTUNITY, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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.)
  • KWRS (90.3 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: WHITWORTH COLLEGE)
  • KCDA (103.1 FM; POST FALLS, ID; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KICR (102.3 FM; COEUR D'ALENE, ID; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Country Homes:

  • KREM-TV (Channel 2; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K14IF (Channel 14; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KGPX (Channel 34; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: PAXSON SPOKANE LICENSE, INC.)
  • K09FZ (Channel 9; SPOKANE, ETC., WA; Owner: SPOKANE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K59BW (Channel 59; BONNERS FERRY, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • K53FF (Channel 53; COEUR D'ALENE, ID; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K55EB (Channel 55; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KHBA-LP (Channel 52; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: HE'S ALIVE BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • K11UK (Channel 11; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K11NT (Channel 11; LONG LAKE-SUNCREST, WA; Owner: SPOKANE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KXLY-TV (Channel 4; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE TELEVISION, INC.)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED15$172,41722$170,975107$149,57210$134,4709$113,7021$78,130
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED2$107,2353$123,29013$138,3360$04$167,8880$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$61,7503$121,27334$172,4313$91,1533$138,4970$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$164,7703$162,56723$167,8982$199,7403$125,8330$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$02$121,6008$151,5441$149,9602$121,6000$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0108.00 , 0109.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$265,9503$273,070
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$259,8101$252,040
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$249,5201$131,690
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0108.00 , 0109.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (57%)
  • Electricity (37%)
  • Other fuel (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Wood (2%)

Country Homes compared to Washington state average:

  • Unemployed percentage above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly above state average.

Country Homes on our top lists:

  • #41 on the list of "Top 100 cities with highest percentage of college students (pop. 5,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors (population 5,000+)"
  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Sales and related occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #57 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people walking to work (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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