Dixie, Washington

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Population in 2010: 197. Population change since 2000: -10.5%
Males: 91  (46.4%)
Females: 106  (53.6%)
Median resident age:  35.7 years
Washington median age:  37.4 years

Zip codes: 99329, 99361.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $50,325 (it was $33,125 in 2000)
Dixie:

$50,325
WA:

$58,405

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,694 (it was $24,650 in 2000)

Dixie CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $163,819 (it was $84,800 in 2000)
Dixie:

$163,819
WA:

$250,800

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $144,298; Detached houses: $161,262; Mobile homes: $52,298

Median gross rent in 2013: $807.

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  • Races in Dixie, WA (2010)

    Dixie races chart
    • 18292.4%White alone
    • 126.1%Hispanic
    • 21.0%Two or more races
    • 10.5%American Indian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Dixie: 87.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: English (18.9%), German (18.9%), Irish (13.6%), United States (8.7%), French (5.5%), Swedish (3.4%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 1547 feet

Land area: 0.51 square miles.

Population density: 383 people per square mile   (very low).

Dixie,WA real estate house value index trend

Dixie, Washington map

For population 25 years and over in Dixie:

  • High school or higher: 90.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.2%
  • Unemployed: 10.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Dixie CDP:

  • Never married: 27.3%
  • Now married: 56.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.5%
  • Divorced: 11.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,067 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,174 (0.7%)

Dixie satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Kennewick, WA (48.3 miles , pop. 54,693).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (215.4 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (833.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Waitsburg, WA (3.0 miles ), Walla Walla East, WA (3.0 miles ), Walla Walla, WA (3.2 miles ), Garrett, WA (3.5 miles ), College Place, WA (3.6 miles ), Prescott, WA (3.7 miles ), Dayton, WA (3.9 miles ), Northeast Umatilla, OR (4.2 miles ).

Latitude: 46.14 N, Longitude: 118.15 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 509

Dixie household income distribution Dixie home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.8%
Washington:

5.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (26%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (19%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (17%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (10%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Educational services (5%)
  • Educational services (38%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (26%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (19%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (17%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Community and social service occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (26%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (14%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Dixie, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Dixie-area historical earthquake activity is near Washington state average. It is 146% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 255.9 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 220.0 miles away from Dixie center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 380.2 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 220.3 miles away from the city center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 391.5 miles away from Dixie center
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK) earthquake occurred 214.2 miles away from the city center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Walla Walla County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Winter Storms: 2, Earthquake: 1, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Storm: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Dixie:

  • EVERGREEN WALLA WALLA HEALTH (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; WALLA WALLA, WA)
  • WALLA WALLA COMMUNITY HOSPICE (Hospital, about 10 miles away; WALLA WALLA, WA)
  • WASHINGTON ODD FELLOWS HOME (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; WALLA WALLA, WA)
  • WALLA WALLA VA MEDICAL CENTER (Hospital, Acute Care - Veterans Administration, about 10 miles away; WALLA WALLA, WA)
  • QUALICENTERS - WALLA WALLA LLC (Dialysis Facility, about 11 miles away; WALLA WALLA, WA)
  • PROVIDENCE ST MARY HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 11 miles away; WALLA WALLA, WA)
  • PROVIDENCE ST MARY MEDICAL CENTER Acute Care Hospitals (about 11 miles away; WALLA WALLA, WA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Dixie:

  • Walla Walla Community College (about 8 miles; Walla Walla, WA; Full-time enrollment: 4,263)
  • Columbia Basin College (about 47 miles; Pasco, WA; FT enrollment: 5,111)
  • Eastern Oregon University (about 57 miles; La Grande, OR; FT enrollment: 3,127)
  • Lewis-Clark State College (about 58 miles; Lewiston, ID; FT enrollment: 3,199)
  • Washington State University (about 63 miles; Pullman, WA; FT enrollment: 25,055)
  • University of Idaho (about 68 miles; Moscow, ID; FT enrollment: 10,416)
  • Eastern Washington University (about 98 miles; Cheney, WA; FT enrollment: 11,643)

Public elementary/middle school in Dixie:

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Notable location: Walla Walla County Fire District 8 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Mud Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Walla Walla County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2006 was 32.7. This is significantly better than average.

City:

32.7
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2006 was 23.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

23.1
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 7.07. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.07
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 23.8%
(22.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  73.4%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.8%
Whole state:  7.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Dixie compared to Washington state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.8
Washington average:

11.4

Dixie travel time to work - commute Dixie mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (75%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (11%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (8%)
  • Wood (4%)

Presidential Elections Results

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 Dixie CDP (based on Walla Walla County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant11,03644
Catholic6,6305
Mainline Protestant3,10912
Other2,76112
Orthodox1601
Black Protestant721
None35,013-
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: 14
Walla Walla County:

2.45 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Walla Walla County:

0.70 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Walla Walla County:

1.93 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 34
Here:

5.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.2%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Walla Walla County:

24.8%
Washington:

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

12.8%
State:

13.9%

6.71% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,815 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.71%
Washington average:

6.54%

0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($565 average AGI)
Walla Walla County:

0.05%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Umatilla County, OR  0.84% ($29,609 average AGI)
from Benton County, WA  0.45% ($33,189)
from Franklin County, WA  0.44% ($37,136)


6.46% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,356 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.46%
Washington average:

6.20%

0.13% of residents moved to foreign countries ($659 average AGI)
Walla Walla County:

0.13%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Umatilla County, OR  0.72% ($28,368 average AGI)
to Benton County, WA  0.63% ($38,976)
to Franklin County, WA  0.39% ($39,795)

Strongest AM radio stations in Dixie:

  • KUJ (1420 AM; 5 kW; WALLA WALLA, WA; Owner: ALEXANDRA COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KQQQ (1150 AM; 25 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KTEL (1490 AM; 1 kW; WALLA WALLA, WA; Owner: WW2, L.L.C.)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KFLD (870 AM; 10 kW; PASCO, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGDC (1320 AM; 1 kW; WALLA WALLA, WA; Owner: BRIDGE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KONA (610 AM; 5 kW; KENNEWICK-RICHLAND-P, WA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMAX (840 AM; 10 kW; COLFAX, WA; Owner: PALOUSE COUNTRY, INC.)
  • KUMA (1290 AM; 5 kW; PENDLETON, OR; Owner: ROUND-UP RADIO, INC.)
  • KALE (960 AM; 5 kW; RICHLAND, WA; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KWEI (1260 AM; 50 kW; WEISER, ID; Owner: TREASURE VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KXLY (920 AM; 20 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Dixie:

  • KHSS (100.7 FM; WALLA WALLA, WA; Owner: TWO HEARTS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KNLT (95.7 FM; WALLA WALLA, WA; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KWWS (89.7 FM; WALLA WALLA, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KGTS (91.3 FM; COLLEGE PLACE, WA; Owner: WALLA WALLA COLLEGE)
  • KZHR (92.5 FM; DAYTON, WA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KRKL (93.3 FM; WALLA WALLA, WA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • KOLW (97.9 FM; MILTON-FREEWATER, OR; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZZM (101.9 FM; WESTON, OR; Owner: BUTTERFIELD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KUBQ (98.7 FM; LA GRANDE, OR; Owner: GRANDE RADIO, INC.)
  • KUJ-FM (99.1 FM; WALLA WALLA, WA; Owner: ALEXANDRA COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KLRF (88.5 FM; MILTON-FREEWATER, OR; Owner: LIFETALK RADIO, INC.)
  • KWHT (103.5 FM; PENDLETON, OR; Owner: KSRV, INC.)
  • KONA-FM (105.3 FM; KENNEWICK, WA; Owner: COMMONWEALTH LICENSE SUBSIDIARY, LLC)
  • KXRX (97.1 FM; WALLA WALLA, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIOK (94.9 FM; RICHLAND, WA; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KUMA-FM (107.7 FM; PENDLETON, OR; Owner: ROUND-UP RADIO, INC.)
  • KEYW (98.3 FM; PASCO, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K261CG (100.1 FM; PASCO, WA; Owner: NORTHWEST CHICANO RADIO NETWORK)

TV broadcast stations around Dixie:

  • KAZW-TV (Channel 9; WALLA WALLA, WA; Owner: CASA OF WASHINGTON, LLC)
  • K28FT (Channel 28; WALLA WALLA, WA; Owner: BLUE MOUNTAIN BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • K33EJ (Channel 33; WALLA WALLA, WA; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • $5,210,000Total costs
  • 4,276Total average daily traffic
  • 769Total average daily truck traffic
  • 5,986Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Dixie)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 5 Mi E At Copper Mountain (Lat: 46.155694 Lon: -118.059389), Call Sign: KQM622
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.430 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/15/2013, Expiration Date: 02/03/2023
    Registrant: Adcomm Engineering Company, 3929 184th Place Se, Bothell, WA 98012-8827, Phone: (425) 310-0880, Fax: (425) 488-3952, Email:
  • 5 Mi E At Copper Mountain (Lat: 46.155694 Lon: -118.059389), Call Sign: WDG217
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.850 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/07/2012, Expiration Date: 02/03/2023
    Registrant: Adcomm Engineering Company, 3929 184th Place Se, Bothell, WA 98012-8827, Phone: (425) 310-0880, Fax: (425) 488-3952, Email:
  • 3rd St .75 Mi S Pettibone (Lat: 46.122083 Lon: -118.156889), Call Sign: KNIH882, Licensee ID: L00127026
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.396 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/24/2003, Expiration Date: 01/27/2014
    Registrant: Dixie Water Association, Dixie, Dixie, WA 99329, Phone: (509) 525-6297

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Coppei, 4 Miles East Of Dixie, Wa (Lat: 46.152222 Lon: -118.051389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 36 m, Call Sign: WQCL412
    Grant Date: 03/31/2005, Expiration Date: 03/31/2015, Certifier: Dean A Hane
    Registrant: Adcomm Engineering Company, 14631 128th Avenue, Woodinville, WA 98072, Phone: (425) 821-8827, Fax: (425) 488-3952, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Dixie)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: STINSON 108-2 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6A4165 SERIES (165 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 8077K , Serial Number: 108-3077, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 06/19/1955
    Registrant (Individual): Pending Registration, 10202 E Highway 12 # 4, Dixie, WA 99329

Most common first names in Dixie, WA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William669.2 years
George369.0 years
Dorothy280.1 years
Helen281.5 years
Esther276.0 years
Thomas272.5 years
Vernon256.0 years
Most common last names in Dixie, WA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Davis373.6 years
Wilcox385.3 years
Haws280.0 years
Brummett275.5 years
Hays265.5 years
Butterfield291.5 years
Lamb284.0 years
Pryor269.0 years
Willey282.1 years
Yaw235.5 years
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