Eschbach, Washington

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Population in 2010: 415. Population change since 2000: +3.8%
Males: 219  (52.9%)
Females: 196  (47.1%)
Median resident age:  44.8 years
Washington median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 98908.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $87,420 (it was $37,708 in 2000)
Eschbach:

$87,420
WA:

$67,106

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $29,070 (it was $16,279 in 2000)

Eschbach CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $164,748 (it was $97,900 in 2000)
Eschbach:

$164,748
WA:

$306,400

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $109,154; Detached houses: $111,342
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  • Races in Eschbach, WA (2010)

    Eschbach races chart
    • 30774.0%White alone
    • 9422.7%Hispanic
    • 61.4%Two or more races
    • 51.2%Other race alone
    • 30.7%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Eschbach: 87.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (25.2%), Italian (21.7%), European (13.3%), American (7.0%), Swedish (5.6%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Land area: 1.28 square miles.

Population density: 324 people per square mile   (very low).

Eschbach,WA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Eschbach:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 32.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 9.7%
  • Unemployed: 3.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Eschbach CDP:

  • Never married: 27.2%
  • Now married: 69.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.3%
  • Divorced: 0.0%

15 residents are foreign born (3.8% Latin America).

This place:

3.8%
Washington:

10.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,769 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,830 (1.3%)

Eschbach satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Yakima, WA (7.2 miles , pop. 71,845).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (97.2 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (878.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Gleed, WA (1.4 miles ), Cowiche, WA (1.9 miles ), Selah, WA (2.2 miles ), Naches, WA (2.2 miles ), Summitview, WA (2.3 miles ), West Valley, WA (2.3 miles ), Tieton, WA (2.5 miles ), Yakima, WA (2.7 miles ).

Latitude: 46.67 N, Longitude: 120.63 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 509

Eschbach household income distribution Eschbach home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.3%
Washington:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (29%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (26%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Information (13%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (58%)
  • Educational services (34%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (29%)
  • Transportation occupations (26%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (61%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (16%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)

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

Average climate in Eschbach, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Eschbach-area historical earthquake activity is near Washington state average. It is 160% 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 96.7 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 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 96.4 miles away from Eschbach 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 91.7 miles away from the city center, causing $28,000,000 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 377.2 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 454.8 miles away from Eschbach center
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 480.6 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 Yakima County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 10, Fires: 8, Storms: 6, Mudslides: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Earthquake: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Eschbach topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Eschbach:

  • YAKIMA VALLEY SCHOOL (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; SELAH, WA)
  • SELAH CONVALESCENT (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; SELAH, WA)
  • LANDMARK CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; YAKIMA, WA)
  • CRESCENT HEALTH CARE, INC (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; YAKIMA, WA)
  • EASTERN STAR NURSING HOME-YAKIMA (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; YAKIMA, WA)
  • SUMMITVIEW HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; YAKIMA, WA)
  • YAKIMA DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; YAKIMA, WA)

Amtrak station near Eschbach:

  • 9 miles: YAKIMA (BURGER KING, I-82 AT EXIT 33) - Bus Station . Services: public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Eschbach:

  • Yakima Valley Community College (about 8 miles; Yakima, WA; Full-time enrollment: 3,632)
  • Central Washington University (about 24 miles; Ellensburg, WA; FT enrollment: 10,960)
  • Wenatchee Valley College (about 55 miles; Wenatchee, WA; FT enrollment: 2,951)
  • Columbia Basin College (about 78 miles; Pasco, WA; FT enrollment: 5,111)
  • Pierce College at Puyallup (about 85 miles; Puyallup, WA; FT enrollment: 2,529)
  • Green River Community College (about 86 miles; Auburn, WA; FT enrollment: 7,425)
  • Pacific Lutheran University (about 92 miles; Tacoma, WA; FT enrollment: 3,548)

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Notable location: Dobie Orchard (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Yakima 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 2013 was 114. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

114
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2004 was 0.984. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 7.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.984
U.S.:

0.293

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 20.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.57. This is about average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.57
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 15.3%
(12.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.8 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  75.3%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  6.8%
Whole state:  7.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 2.1% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.0
Washington average:

11.4

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

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Religion statistics for Eschbach CDP (based on Yakima County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic59,50016
Evangelical Protestant28,841175
Other10,60636
Mainline Protestant8,80248
Orthodox2501
Black Protestant1972
None135,035-
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: 52
Yakima County:

2.24 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 7
This county:

0.30 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 23
Yakima County:

0.99 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 80
Yakima County:

3.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 120
Here:

5.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.2%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Yakima County:

29.2%
Washington:

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

17.6%
State:

13.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Eschbach:

43.3%
Washington:

49.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

38.7%
Washington:

45.8%

Average BMI:
Eschbach:

29.3
Washington:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
Eschbach:

34.3%
Washington:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Eschbach:

11.7%
Washington:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Eschbach:

6.8
Washington:

6.8

Overweight people:
Eschbach:

37.9%
Washington:

32.6%

General health condition:
Eschbach:

48.2%
Washington:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

77.4%
Washington:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Eschbach, WA Residents

3.72% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,716 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.72%
Washington average:

6.54%

0.02% of residents moved from foreign countries ($339 average AGI)
Yakima County:

0.02%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from King County, WA  0.41% ($36,260 average AGI)
from Benton County, WA  0.34% ($30,285)
from Pierce County, WA  0.15% ($34,561)


3.95% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($33,695 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

3.95%
Washington average:

6.20%

0.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($244 average AGI)
Yakima County:

0.03%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to King County, WA  0.45% ($33,378 average AGI)
to Benton County, WA  0.44% ($36,501)
to Pierce County, WA  0.17% ($30,855)

Strongest AM radio stations in Eschbach:

  • KJOX (980 AM; 5 kW; SELAH, WA; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KYAK (930 AM; 10 kW; YAKIMA, WA)
  • KIT (1280 AM; 5 kW; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KYXE (1020 AM; 5 kW; SELAH, WA; Owner: BUTTERFIELD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KBBO (1390 AM; 5 kW; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KUTI (1460 AM; 5 kW; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KJR (950 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA)
  • KZTS (1210 AM; 10 kW; SUNNYSIDE, WA; Owner: BUTTERFIELD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • KIXI (880 AM; 50 kW; MERCER ISLAND/SEATTL, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KGNW (820 AM; 50 kW; BURIEN-SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Eschbach:

  • KRSE (105.7 FM; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KZTA (96.9 FM; NACHES, WA; Owner: BUTTERFIELD BROADCASTING CORP)
  • KFFM (107.3 FM; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSOH (89.5 FM; WAPATO, WA; Owner: LIFETALK RADIO, INC.)
  • K218CX (91.5 FM; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KXDD (104.1 FM; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KDNA (91.9 FM; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: NORTHWEST COMMUNITIES EDUC., CENTER)
  • KNWY (90.3 FM; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KATS (94.5 FM; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXLE-FM (95.3 FM; ELLENSBURG, WA; Owner: KXLE, INC.)
  • KQSN (99.3 FM; NACHES, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHHK (99.7 FM; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KQBE (103.1 FM; ELLENSBURG, WA; Owner: PEAK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K232CV (94.3 FM; ELLENSBURG, WA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K201AS (88.1 FM; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: WEST VALLEY TRANSLATOR ASSOCIATION)
  • KYPL (91.1 FM; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: GROWING CHRISTIAN FOUNDATION)
  • KDBL (92.9 FM; TOPPENISH, WA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KPQ-FM (102.1 FM; WENATCHEE, WA; Owner: WESCOAST BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KNWR (90.7 FM; ELLENSBURG, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • K204DH (88.7 FM; HANFORD, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Eschbach:

  • KAPP (Channel 35; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: APPLE VALLEY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KYVE (Channel 47; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: KCTS TELEVISION)
  • KIMA-TV (Channel 29; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - WASHINGTON TV, L.L.C.)
  • KNDO (Channel 23; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: KHQ, INCORPORATED)
  • KAZW-LP (Channel 14; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: CASA OF WASHINGTON, LLC)

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (66%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (15%)
  • Wood (10%)
  • Utility gas (9%)

Eschbach compared to Washington state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age 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.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age above state average.
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