For population 25 years and over in Elmer City:
For population 15 years and over in Elmer City town:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $788 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spokane, WA (75.1 miles , pop. 195,629).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (151.5 miles , pop. 480,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (962.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Coulee Dam, WA (1.5 miles ), Grand Coulee, WA (2.2 miles ), Electric City, WA (2.5 miles ), Nespelem Community, WA (3.4 miles ), Nespelem, WA (3.4 miles ), Almira, WA (4.5 miles ), Wilbur, WA (4.5 miles ), Colville Reservation, WA (4.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 48.00 N, Longitude: 118.95 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 509
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2004, including police officers: 1 (1 officers).
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Population change in the 1990s: -25 (-8.6%).
Work and jobs in Elmer City: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Elmer City, Washington
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Elmer City-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Washington state average. It is 40% 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 50.3 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 75.2 miles away from Elmer 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 43.1 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 49.8 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 53.1 miles away from Elmer 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 75.2 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 Okanogan County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 9, Floods: 4, Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Elmer City:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Elmer City:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 8.8%
(7.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 8.8% for American Indian residents, 28.6% 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
Elmer City compared to Washington state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Elmer City (based on Okanogan County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 25.75%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 17
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Number of full-service restaurants: 41
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.69% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($38,789 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:
6.75% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,364 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($247 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Elmer City:
Strongest FM radio stations in Elmer City:
TV broadcast stations around Elmer City:
Elmer City fatal accident list:
Jun 22, 1996 05:35 AM, 35250, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Oct 12, 1986 08:50 PM, Lowerrvrrd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1