Humptulips, Washington

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Population in 2010: 255.
Population change since 2000: +18.1%
Males: 139  (54.8%)
Females: 116  (45.2%)
Median resident age:

51.1 years
Washington median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 98552.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $59,111 (it was $26,000 in 2000)
Humptulips:

$59,111
WA:

$70,979

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $18,829 (it was $10,210 in 2000)

Humptulips CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $161,671 (it was $67,900 in 2000)
Humptulips:

$161,671
WA:

$339,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $151,438; detached houses: $202,492; mobile homes: $137,490

Median gross rent in 2017: $515.

March 2019 cost of living index in Humptulips: 86.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 9.4%
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  • Races in Humptulips, WA (2010)
    • 16062.7%White alone
    • 8432.9%Hispanic
    • 72.7%Two or more races
    • 41.6%American Indian alone

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

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Ancestries: European (46.0%), German (20.6%), Finnish (16.5%), Norwegian (4.0%), English (3.2%), Irish (3.2%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 131 feet

Land area: 9.47 square miles.

Population density: 27 people per square mile   (very low).

Humptulips, Washington map

3 residents are foreign born

This place:

1.1%
Washington:

13.8%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Humptulips CDP:

1.1% ($733)
Washington:

1.2% ($1,915)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lakewood, WA (67.9 miles , pop. 58,211).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (81.2 miles , pop. 563,374).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (954.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Qui-nai-elt Village, WA (3.2 miles),
Pacific Beach, WA (3.3 miles ),
Moclips, WA (3.3 miles ),
Wishkah, WA (3.4 miles ),
Neilton, WA (3.5 miles ),
Copalis Beach, WA (3.6 miles ),
Santiago, WA (3.6 miles),
Aberdeen Gardens, WA (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 47.23 N, Longitude: 123.97 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 360

Distribution of median household income in Humptulips, WA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Humptulips, WA in 2017
Humptulips satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

8.3%
Washington:

5.2%
Most common industries in Humptulips, WA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (23.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (15.4%)
  • Construction (13.8%)
  • Public administration (6.2%)
  • Truck transportation (6.2%)
  • Health care (6.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (36.1%)
  • Construction (25.0%)
  • Truck transportation (11.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (8.3%)
  • Public administration (5.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.6%)
  • Gasoline stations (5.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Food & beverage stores (27.6%)
  • Health care (13.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (10.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (6.9%)
  • Pharmacies & drug stores (6.9%)
  • Electronic shopping & mail-order houses (6.9%)
  • Public administration (6.9%)
Most common occupations in Humptulips, WA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (12.3%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (10.8%)
  • Cashiers (9.2%)
  • Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations (9.2%)
  • Life and physical scientists (6.2%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (6.2%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (4.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (22.2%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (19.4%)
  • Fishing, hunting, and forestry occupations (16.7%)
  • Life and physical scientists (11.1%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (8.3%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.6%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Cashiers (20.7%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (13.8%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (10.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.9%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6.9%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.9%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (6.9%)

Average climate in Humptulips, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 64.1. This is about average.

City:

64.1
U.S.:

74.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.39. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.39
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Humptulips-area historical earthquake activity is near Washington state average. It is 148% 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 68.9 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 66.0 miles away from Humptulips 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 77.0 miles away from the city center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 7/3/1999 at 01:43:54, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.3 ME, Depth: 25.2 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 36.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 458.6 miles away from the city center
On 8/17/1991 at 22:17:14, a magnitude 7.1 (6.2 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.1 MW, 6.8 ML, Depth: 8.4 mi) earthquake occurred 387.6 miles away from Humptulips center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), energy magnitude (ME), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Grays Harbor County (25) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 24
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 19, Storms: 14, Mudslides: 10, Landslides: 8, Winter Storms: 6, Winds: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Snows: 2, Earthquake: 1, Hurricane: 1, Tornado: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Humptulips topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Humptulips:

  • The Evergreen State College (about 48 miles; Olympia, WA; Full-time enrollment: 4,613)
  • South Puget Sound Community College (about 51 miles; Olympia, WA; FT enrollment: 3,981)
  • Centralia College (about 60 miles; Centralia, WA; FT enrollment: 2,354)
  • Peninsula College (about 66 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom (about 66 miles; Lakewood, WA; FT enrollment: 5,228)
  • Olympic College (about 67 miles; Bremerton, WA; FT enrollment: 6,158)
  • Tacoma Community College (about 68 miles; Tacoma, WA; FT enrollment: 6,622)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Grays Harbor Fire District 17 Station 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Rivers and creeks: Elwood Creek (A), East Fork Humptulips River (B), Furlough Creek (C), West Fork Humptulips River (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Grays Harbor County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.7 people
Washington:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

73.7%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

8.4%
Whole state:

7.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.1% of all households

For population 15 years and over in Humptulips:

Marital status in Humptulips, WA
  • Never married: 39.9%
  • Now married: 47.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.0%
  • Divorced: 4.8%

For population 25 years and over in Humptulips:

  • High school or higher: 98.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 0.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 20.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 38.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

3.6
Washington average:

11.3

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Humptulips, WA (based on Grays Harbor County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic7,6028
Evangelical Protestant7,08358
Other3,50614
Mainline Protestant3,45925
None51,147-
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: 25
Here:

3.51 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 21
This county:

2.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
This county:

4.21 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 64
Grays Harbor County:

8.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.26 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Grays Harbor County:

11.0%
State:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Grays Harbor County:

33.8%
Washington:

25.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Grays Harbor County:

18.4%
Washington:

13.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

44.7%
Washington:

49.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Humptulips:

40.0%
Washington:

45.8%

Average BMI:
Humptulips:

29.0
Washington:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

29.3%
Washington:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Humptulips:

7.4%
Washington:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.7
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.4%
State:

32.6%

General health condition:
Here:

51.6%
State:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Humptulips:

78.2%
State:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Humptulips, WA Residents

7.21% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($41,251 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.21%
Washington average:

7.39%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Thurston County, WA  1.08% ($37,253 average AGI)
from King County, WA  0.89% ($61,417)
from Pierce County, WA  0.72% ($47,629)


6.35% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($41,599 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.35%
Washington average:

6.40%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Thurston County, WA  1.42% ($47,895 average AGI)
to King County, WA  0.54% ($46,553)
to Pierce County, WA  0.51% ($38,589)

Strongest AM radio stations in Humptulips:

  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KGNW (820 AM; 50 kW; BURIEN-SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KJR (950 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA)
  • KXRO (1320 AM; 5 kW; ABERDEEN, WA; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KOMO (1000 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KYCW (1090 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KIXI (880 AM; 50 kW; MERCER ISLAND/SEATTL, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KKOL (1300 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KMAS (1030 AM; 10 kW; SHELTON, WA; Owner: SOUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRKO (1380 AM; 50 kW; EVERETT, WA; Owner: S-R BROADCASTING, CO.)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KNWX (1210 AM; 28 kW; AUBURN-FEDERAL WAY, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Humptulips:

  • KAYO-FM (99.3 FM; ELMA, WA; Owner: SOUTH SOUND BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KFMY (97.7 FM; RAYMOND, WA; Owner: SOUTH SOUND BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KGY-FM (96.9 FM; MCCLEARY, WA; Owner: KGY, INC.)
  • KMNT (102.9 FM; CENTRALIA, WA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KJET (105.7 FM; SOUTH BEND, WA; Owner: JODESHA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXXK (95.3 FM; HOQUIAM, WA; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KRXY (94.5 FM; SHELTON, WA; Owner: PREMIER BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KSWW (102.1 FM; MONTESANO, WA; Owner: JODESHA BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDUX-FM (104.7 FM; ABERDEEN, WA; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • K205EN (88.9 FM; ABERDEEN, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K207DB (89.3 FM; ABERDEEN, WA; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 12Number of bridges
  • 157ft / 48.0mTotal length
  • $11,630,000Total costs
  • 6,799Total average daily traffic
  • 1,413Total average daily truck traffic
  • 8,800Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic
New bridges in Humptulips, WA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11940-1949
  • 31950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 41980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 22010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Humptulips, WA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Humptulips)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 47.195667 Lon: -123.828056, Call Sign: KNNG553,
    Assigned Frequencies: 456.137 MHz, 456.462 MHz, 456.050 MHz, Grant Date: 11/03/2015, Expiration Date: 01/17/2026, Certifier: Robert Snow, Registrant: Grays Harbor Pud No.1, 2720 Sumner Ave., Aberdeen, WA 98520, Phone: (360) 532-4220, Fax: (360) 538-6350, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KF7PSN, Licensee ID: L01638068, Grant Date: 05/13/2011, Expiration Date: 05/13/2021, Certifier: Orrin L Converse, Registrant: Orrin L Converse, Humptulips, WA 98552
  • Call Sign: K7LCS, Previous Call Sign: AD7VM, Licensee ID: L00698247, Grant Date: 07/30/2011, Expiration Date: 07/30/2021, Certifier: Leland C Schwarz, Registrant: Leland C Schwarz, 11 First St, Humptulips, WA 98552

Most common first names in Humptulips, WA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Alice373.4 years
Mary363.4 years
Robert362.4 years
Fred278.0 years
Most common last names in Humptulips, WA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown369.0 years
Johnson377.0 years
Potter356.1 years
Aldrich275.0 years
Carlyle280.0 years
Metcalf242.0 years
Hoven261.0 years
Bolstad262.5 years
Justice274.0 years
Ellingson287.5 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Humptulips, WA
  • 76.6%Electricity
  • 23.4%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Humptulips, WA
  • 100.0%Electricity


Humptulips compared to Washington state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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