For population 25 years and over in Curlew:
For population 15 years and over in Curlew CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spokane, WA (100.1 miles , pop. 195,629).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (186.2 miles , pop. 480,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (1023.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Republic, WA (4.2 miles ), Orient-Sherman, WA (4.4 miles ), Marcus, WA (5.4 miles) , Kettle Falls, WA (5.6 miles ), Northport, WA (6.1 miles ), Oroville, WA (6.2 miles ), Colville, WA (6.3 miles ), Tonasket, WA (6.3 miles ).
Latitude: 48.89 N, Longitude: 118.60 W
Area code: 509
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Curlew: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Curlew, Washington
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Curlew-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Washington state average. It is 83% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/24/1997 at 14:23:12, a magnitude 4.6 (3.9 MB, 4.6 MD, Depth: 4.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 68.4 miles away from the city center
On 11/11/2001 at 16:00:29, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MD, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 99.5 miles away from Curlew center
On 6/24/1997 at 14:36:02, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 MD, Depth: 2.5 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 69.1 miles away from the city center
On 6/25/2001 at 14:15:23, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MD, 3.5 ML, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 99.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/15/1991 at 05:31:13, a magnitude 3.6 (3.0 MB, 3.6 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 84.2 miles away from Curlew center
On 12/26/2003 at 10:07:45, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 MD, Depth: 0.2 mi) earthquake occurred 48.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Ferry County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Snows: 2, Fires: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Bud Podbielan - Baseball player.
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Curlew:
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Public high schools in Curlew:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Curlew and their reported violations in the past:CURLEW WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 378, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
185 people in job corps and vocational training facilities in 2000
4 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
Curlew compared to Washington state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
1996 2000 2008 2012
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2012 Presidential Elections Results
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Religion statistics for Curlew (based on Ferry County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 16.71%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
9.78% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,829 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
9.61% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($26,198 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Curlew)