Ione, Washington

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Population in 2013: 444 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -7.3%
 
Males: 207  (46.7%)
Females: 237  (53.3%)
Median resident age:  53.0 years
Washington median age:  37.4 years

Zip codes: 99139.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $49,834 (it was $24,083 in 2000)
Ione:

$49,834
WA:

$58,405

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $24,173 (it was $12,093 in 2000)

Ione town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $133,294 (it was $64,300 in 2000)
Ione:

$133,294
WA:

$250,800

Median gross rent in 2013: $762.

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  • Races in Ione, WA (2010)

    Ione races chart
    • 42094.0%White alone
    • 194.3%Hispanic
    • 51.1%Two or more races
    • 20.4%American Indian alone
    • 10.2%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Ione: 86.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (25.6%), French (14.5%), Irish (14.0%), English (9.9%), Norwegian (4.2%), Dutch (3.4%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1910

Elevation: 2090 feet

Land area: 0.54 square miles.

Population density: 817 people per square mile   (low).

Ione,WA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Ione:

  • High school or higher: 90.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 14.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ione town:

  • Never married: 21.0%
  • Now married: 55.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 12.8%
  • Divorced: 10.4%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $940 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $630 (0.4%)

Ione satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spokane, WA (73.8 miles , pop. 195,629).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (232.2 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (1014.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Metaline, WA (2.8 miles) , Metaline Falls, WA (2.9 miles ), Northport, WA (4.5 miles ), Colville, WA (5.1 miles ), Cusick, WA (5.3 miles ), Marcus, WA (5.5 miles) , Kettle Falls, WA (5.5 miles ), Boyds, WA (5.7 miles) .

Latitude: 48.74 N, Longitude: 117.42 W

Area code: 509

Ione household income distribution Ione home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

7.3%
Washington:

5.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: -40 (-7.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (31%)
  • Utilities (18%)
  • Public administration (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (6%)
  • Educational services (34%)
  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Information (16%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Utilities (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (51%)
  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Production occupations (8%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (3%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (25%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (19%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (13%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Ione, Washington

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Earthquake activity:

Ione-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Washington state average. It is 88% 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 256.7 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 431.6 miles away from Ione center, causing $26,000,000 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 365.7 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 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 265.0 miles away from the city 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 247.6 miles away from Ione center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 570.0 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 Pend Oreille County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Snows: 4, Storms: 4, Landslides: 3, Mudslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Ione:

  • MOUNT LINTON HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 9 miles away; METALINE FALLS, WA)

Airports located in Ione:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ione:

  • Whitworth University (about 69 miles; Spokane, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,689)
  • Spokane Falls Community College (about 74 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,052)
  • Spokane Community College (about 74 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,482)
  • Gonzaga University (about 75 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,780)
  • North Idaho College (about 79 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; FT enrollment: 4,684)
  • Eastern Washington University (about 87 miles; Cheney, WA; FT enrollment: 11,643)
  • Washington State University (about 140 miles; Pullman, WA; FT enrollment: 25,055)

Public high school in Ione:

Public elementary/middle school in Ione:

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Notable locations in Ione: Ione Volunteer Fire Department (A), Ione Community Center (B), Ione City Hall (C), Ione Public Library (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Ione: Ione Baptist Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Reservoir: Ione Millpond (A). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Tourist attraction: Box Canyon Resorts (Tours & Charters; 8612 Highway 31).

Hotel: Box Canyon Resorts (8612 Highway 31).

Pend Oreille County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Drinking water stations with addresses in Ione and their reported violations in the past:

CHIPPEWA WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 185, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 18.3%
(16.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 40.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  2.3 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  57.4%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  11.3%
Whole state:  7.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Ione compared to Washington state average:

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

Banks with branches in Ione (2011 data):

  • Mountain West Bank: Ione Branch at 223 Main Street, branch established on 1909/09/29. Info updated 2011/02/15: Bank assets: $1,129.4 mil, Deposits: $806.0 mil, headquarters in Coeur D Alene, ID, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 24 total offices, Holding Company: Glacier Bancorp, Inc.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.0
Washington average:

11.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (91%)
  • Wood (9%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Ione town (based on Pend Oreille County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,05712
Catholic6535
Mainline Protestant4924
Other1933
None10,606-
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: 5
Pend Oreille County:

3.93 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Pend Oreille County:

1.57 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Pend Oreille County:

5.50 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 12
Here:

9.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

10.0%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Pend Oreille County:

28.0%
Washington:

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

13.0%
State:

13.9%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 1$2,500$30,0002$1,435
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$540
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$769
Water Supply 1$3,333$39,9960$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$407
Totals for Government 2$5,833$34,99811$3,151

Ione government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - General: $506,000 ($1139.64)
    Regular Highways: $3,000 ($6.76)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $69,000 ($155.41)
    Water Utilities: $45,000 ($101.35)
    Financial Administration: $27,000 ($60.81)
    Regular Highways: $20,000 ($45.05)
    Police Protection: $20,000 ($45.05)
    Fire Protection: $11,000 ($24.77)
    Parks & Recreation: $8,000 ($18.02)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $6,000 ($13.51)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($2.25)
    Air Transportation: $1,000 ($2.25)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($2.25)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $24,000 ($54.05)
    General - Other: $22,000 ($49.55)
    Air Transportation: $13,000 ($29.28)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($4.50)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $85,000 ($191.44)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $11,000 ($24.77)

Ione government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - All Other: $137,000 ($308.56)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing & Community Development: $36,000 ($81.08)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $22,000 ($49.55)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $21,000 ($47.30)
    Interest Earnings: $10,000 ($22.52)
    Rents: $2,000 ($4.50)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $69,000 ($155.41)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $466,000 ($1049.55)
    Highways: $15,000 ($33.78)
    General Support: $4,000 ($9.01)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $30,000 ($67.57)
    Property: $29,000 ($65.32)
    Public Utilities: $9,000 ($20.27)
    Motor Vehicle License: $9,000 ($20.27)
    Other Selective Sales: $2,000 ($4.50)

Ione government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $302,000 ($680.18)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $274,000 ($617.12)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $28,000 ($63.06)

Ione government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $333,000 ($750.00)

7.48% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,527 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.48%
Washington average:

6.54%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Spokane County, WA  2.59% ($44,261 average AGI)
from Bonner County, ID  0.54% ($23,083)
from King County, WA  0.29% ($25,231)


7.44% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($32,073 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.44%
Washington average:

6.20%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Spokane County, WA  2.82% ($31,536 average AGI)
to Bonner County, ID  0.90% ($25,700)
to Kootenai County, ID  0.27% ($25,833)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ione:

  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXLY (920 AM; 20 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMJY (700 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, WA; Owner: JAMES E. AND HELEN G. STARGEL)
  • KOFI (1180 AM; 50 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KOFI, INC.)
  • KVNI (1080 AM; 10 kW; COEUR D' ALENE, ID; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • KQNT (590 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KQQQ (1150 AM; 25 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KCVL (1240 AM; 1 kW; COLVILLE, WA; Owner: NORTH COUNTRY BROADCASTING)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KIXI (880 AM; 50 kW; MERCER ISLAND/SEATTL, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ione:

  • KMJY-FM (104.5 FM; NEWPORT, WA; Owner: ALC COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KPND (95.3 FM; SANDPOINT, ID; Owner: BLUE SKY BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KIBX (92.1 FM; BONNERS FERRY, ID; Owner: SPOKANE PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KXLY-FM (99.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KCRK-FM (92.1 FM; COLVILLE, WA; Owner: NORTH COUNTRY BROADCASTING)

TV broadcast stations around Ione:

  • K59BW (Channel 59; BONNERS FERRY, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • $6,934,000Total costs
  • 1,704Total average daily traffic
  • 255Total average daily truck traffic
  • 2,386Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Main St (Lat: 48.741000 Lon: -117.420778), Overall height: 21.3 m, Call Sign: WCG295, Licensee ID: L00002556
    Assigned Frequencies: 2163.60 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/23/2001, Expiration Date: 02/01/2011, Cancellation Date: 04/09/2011
    Registrant: Pend Oreille Telephone Company, 892 West Madison Avenue, Glenns Ferry, ID 83623, Phone: (208) 366-3614

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Ione Municipal Airport (Lat: 48.708333 Lon: -117.417778), Type: Tower, Call Sign: WRLB3353, Licensee ID: L00352739
    Assigned Frequencies: 0.37951 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/20/2006, Expiration Date: 04/25/2016
    Registrant: Ione, Town Of, Ione, WA 99139, Phone: (509) 442-3611

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

28 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ione)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182J (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 3109F , Serial Number: 18257209, Year manufactured: 1966, Airworthiness Date: 05/07/1966
    Registrant (Individual): John P Stevenson, Po Box 292, Ione, WA 99139
  • Aircraft: CESSNA R182 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 111 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 736WX , Serial Number: R18200783, Year manufactured: 1978, Airworthiness Date: 07/03/1990
    Registrant (Co-Owned): James T Sullivan, Po Box 274, Ione, WA 99139, Other Owners: Raymond L Tilton
  • Aircraft: WAGNER EVANS VP-2 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 85 mph), Engine: LIMBACH 1700E (68 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 77GW , Serial Number: 1748, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 06/27/1978
    Registrant (Individual): Gilbert S Wagner, Po Box 155, Ione, WA 99139
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7840D , Serial Number: 22-5490, Year manufactured: 1957, Airworthiness Date: 08/23/1957
    Registrant (Individual): Robert G Clark, Po Box 791, Ione, WA 99139
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 172M (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-320 SERIES (180 HP) (4 Cycle)
    N-Number: 9727V , Serial Number: 17264492, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 01/02/1975
    Registrant (Individual): John H Dills, Po Box 86, Ione, WA 99139

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 3
Most common first names in Ione, WA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert1265.7 years
John1274.1 years
William872.9 years
Mary777.4 years
Albert572.6 years
James567.0 years
George563.8 years
Harold575.6 years
Dewey466.4 years
Kenneth464.5 years
Most common last names in Ione, WA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith867.4 years
Maupin771.1 years
Spalding770.6 years
Enyeart666.3 years
Anderson572.0 years
Miller469.7 years
Ellison370.0 years
Chambers387.0 years
Fisher377.6 years
Brown368.0 years
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