For population 25 years and over in Electric City:
For population 15 years and over in Electric City town:
16 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,400 (1.1%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spokane, WA (77.6 miles , pop. 195,629).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (147.1 miles , pop. 480,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (958.2 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Grand Coulee, WA (1.3 miles ), Coulee Dam, WA (1.9 miles ), Elmer City, WA (2.5 miles ), Almira, WA (4.0 miles ), Nespelem Community, WA (4.0 miles ), Nespelem, WA (4.1 miles ), Hartline, WA (4.1 miles) , Wilbur, WA (4.4 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 47.93 N, Longitude: 119.04 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 509
Population change in the 1990s: +3 (+0.3%).
Work and jobs in Electric City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Electric City, Washington
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Electric City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Washington state average. It is 34% 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 49.9 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 77.8 miles away from Electric City center
On 4/15/1991 at 05:31:13, a magnitude 3.6 (3.0 MB, 3.6 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 39.7 miles away from the city center
On 7/4/1997 at 10:45:38, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 MD, 3.3 ML, Depth: 4.0 mi) earthquake occurred 48.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1997 at 14:36:02, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 MD, Depth: 2.5 mi) earthquake occurred 49.2 miles away from Electric 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 77.8 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 Grant County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Winter Storms: 2, Flood: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Dennis Oppenheim - Artist.
Hospitals/medical centers near Electric City:
Airports located in Electric City:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Electric City:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Electric City and their reported violations in the past:STEAMBOAT ROCK STATE PARK #1 (Population served: 2421, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:STEAMBOAT ROCK - NORTHRUP POINT (Population served: 164, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Electric City that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 16.1%
(18.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 13.4% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Electric City compared to Washington state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Electric City (based on Grant County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 43.20%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 18
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 13
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 43
Number of full-service restaurants: 50
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.61% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($32,980 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved from foreign countries ($149 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.85% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,395 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Electric City:
Strongest FM radio stations in Electric City:
TV broadcast stations around Electric City:
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Electric City)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: