Gleed, Washington

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Population in 2010: 2,906. Population change since 2000: -1.4%
Males: 1,337  (46.0%)
Females: 1,569  (54.0%)
Median resident age:  48.7 years
Washington median age:  37.4 years

Zip codes: 98908.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $52,002 (it was $44,161 in 2000)
Gleed:

$52,002
WA:

$58,405

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $22,306 (it was $20,185 in 2000)

Gleed CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $170,126 (it was $116,700 in 2000)
Gleed:

$170,126
WA:

$250,800

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $174,573; Detached houses: $190,885; Townhouses or other attached units: $182,937; In 2-unit structures: $187,461; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $106,325; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $117,471; Mobile homes: $77,031; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $147,066

Median gross rent in 2013: $753.

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  • Races in Gleed, WA (2010)

    Gleed races chart
    • 2,45284.4%White alone
    • 35312.1%Hispanic
    • 652.2%Two or more races
    • 140.5%American Indian alone
    • 120.4%Asian alone
    • 90.3%Black alone
    • 10.03%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Gleed: 93.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (16.1%), English (13.0%), United States (8.2%), Norwegian (5.3%), Irish (4.5%), Italian (4.2%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 1250 feet

Land area: 5.36 square miles.

Population density: 542 people per square mile   (low).

Gleed,WA real estate house value index trend

Gleed, Washington map

For population 25 years and over in Gleed:

  • High school or higher: 73.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.5%
  • Unemployed: 3.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Gleed CDP:

  • Never married: 16.0%
  • Now married: 69.9%
  • Separated: 2.6%
  • Widowed: 6.2%
  • Divorced: 5.4%

229 residents are foreign born (7.2% Latin America).

This place:

7.8%
Washington:

13.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,031 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $879 (0.7%)

Gleed satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Yakima, WA (5.4 miles , pop. 71,845).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (99.1 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (877.2 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Eschbach, WA (1.4 miles ), Selah, WA (1.8 miles ), West Valley, WA (2.0 miles ), Summitview, WA (2.1 miles ), Cowiche, WA (2.3 miles ), Yakima, WA (2.3 miles ), Ahtanum, WA (2.6 miles ), Naches, WA (2.6 miles ).

Latitude: 46.66 N, Longitude: 120.60 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 509

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

5.3%
Washington:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Construction (16%)
  • Wholesale trade (14%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (37%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Material moving occupations (13%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (26%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Community and social service occupations (5%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Gleed, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Gleed-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 98.5 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 98.1 miles away from Gleed 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 93.5 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 375.4 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 453.2 miles away from Gleed center
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 480.4 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 (17) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Fires: 6, Storms: 4, Heavy Rains: 2, Mudslides: 2, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Gleed topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Gleed:

  • YAKIMA VALLEY SCHOOL (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SELAH, WA)
  • SELAH CONVALESCENT (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; SELAH, WA)
  • LANDMARK CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; YAKIMA, WA)
  • CRESCENT HEALTH CARE, INC (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; YAKIMA, WA)
  • EASTERN STAR NURSING HOME-YAKIMA (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; YAKIMA, WA)
  • YAKIMA DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 5 miles away; YAKIMA, WA)
  • SUMMITVIEW HEALTHCARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; YAKIMA, WA)

Amtrak station near Gleed:

  • 7 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 Gleed:

  • Yakima Valley Community College (about 7 miles; Yakima, WA; Full-time enrollment: 3,632)
  • Central Washington University (about 25 miles; Ellensburg, WA; FT enrollment: 10,960)
  • Wenatchee Valley College (about 56 miles; Wenatchee, WA; FT enrollment: 2,951)
  • Columbia Basin College (about 77 miles; Pasco, WA; FT enrollment: 5,111)
  • Pierce College at Puyallup (about 87 miles; Puyallup, WA; FT enrollment: 2,529)
  • Green River Community College (about 88 miles; Auburn, WA; FT enrollment: 7,425)
  • Pacific Lutheran University (about 94 miles; Tacoma, WA; FT enrollment: 3,548)

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Notable locations in Gleed: Lower Naches Grange (A), Ramblers Park (B), Yakima County Fire District 6 Station 2 (C), Yakima County Fire District 6 Station 1 (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Park in Gleed: Lower Naches Community Park (1). 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 5.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.984
U.S.:

0.293

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 20.3. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

20.3
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.57. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.57
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 14.3%
(8.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.9% for Black residents, 18.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 65.4% for American Indian residents, 44.5% for other race residents, 43.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.6 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  75.2%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  7.5%
Whole state:  7.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households
29 people in residential treatment centers for adults in 2010
18 people in other group homes in 2000

Gleed, Washington environmental map by EPA

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Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.4
Washington average:

11.4

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

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 Gleed 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:
Here:

45.7%
Washington:

49.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

40.2%
Washington:

45.8%

Average BMI:
Gleed:

28.7
Washington:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
Gleed:

24.9%
State:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.7%
Washington:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Washington:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.4%
Washington:

32.6%

General health condition:
Gleed:

51.1%
Washington:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

75.8%
State:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Gleed, 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 Gleed:

  • 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)
  • KZTS (1210 AM; 10 kW; SUNNYSIDE, WA; Owner: BUTTERFIELD BROADCASTING CORPORATION)
  • 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)
  • 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 Gleed:

  • 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.)
  • KDNA (91.9 FM; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: NORTHWEST COMMUNITIES EDUC., CENTER)
  • KXDD (104.1 FM; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • KNWY (90.3 FM; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KATS (94.5 FM; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KHHK (99.7 FM; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: NEW NORTHWEST BROADCASTERS, LLC)
  • K201AS (88.1 FM; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: WEST VALLEY TRANSLATOR ASSOCIATION)
  • KXLE-FM (95.3 FM; ELLENSBURG, WA; Owner: KXLE, INC.)
  • KYPL (91.1 FM; YAKIMA, WA; Owner: GROWING CHRISTIAN FOUNDATION)
  • KQBE (103.1 FM; ELLENSBURG, WA; Owner: PEAK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K232CV (94.3 FM; ELLENSBURG, WA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KDBL (92.9 FM; TOPPENISH, WA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KQSN (99.3 FM; NACHES, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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 Gleed:

  • 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)
  • K58DL (Channel 58; YAKIMA-TOPPENISH, WA; Owner: THREE ANGELS B/CING NETWORK, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 31m102ftTotal length
  • 21,668Total average daily traffic
  • 2,512Total average daily truck traffic
  • 32,958Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 5291 Naches Heights Road (Lat: 46.654861 Lon: -120.654528), Structure height: 27.4 m, Call Sign: KNKA507
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 846.510 MHzGrant Date: 12/16/2008, Expiration Date: 11/27/2018Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • PETER M CONNOLLY, 5291 Naches Heights Road (Lat: 46.654722 Lon: -120.654444), Type: 27.4, Overall height: 22.9 m, Registrant: 2028625989, Pconnoll@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVENUE, N.W., SUI
  • 5291 Naches Heights Road (Lat: 46.654722 Lon: -120.654444), Type: 27.4, Overall height: 22.9 m, Registrant: 7733998900, Sterrell@cellular.Uscc.Com, 8410 W BRYN MAWR #700

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • GLEED, 5291 Naches Heights Road (Lat: 46.654722 Lon: -120.654444), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 22.9 m, Overall height: 27.4 m, Call Sign: WPOP907
    Assigned Frequencies: 6256.54 MHzGrant Date: 09/09/2008, Expiration Date: 10/02/2018Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 14
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Gleed, WA

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (90%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)

Gleed compared to Washington state average:

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