Kettle Falls, Washington

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Population in 2014: 1,592 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +4.3%
 
Males: 781  (49.1%)
Females: 811  (50.9%)
Median resident age:  46.8 years
Washington median age:  37.4 years

Zip codes: 99141.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $34,529 (it was $27,031 in 2000)
Kettle Falls:

$34,529
WA:

$58,405

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,825 (it was $13,614 in 2000)

Kettle Falls city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $131,859 (it was $85,400 in 2000)
Kettle Falls:

$131,859
WA:

$250,800

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $167,237; Detached houses: $185,219; Mobile homes: $40,979

Median gross rent in 2013: $642.

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  • Races in Kettle Falls, WA (2010)

    Kettle Falls races chart
    • 1,44190.3%White alone
    • 845.3%Two or more races
    • 291.8%American Indian alone
    • 271.7%Hispanic
    • 70.4%Asian alone
    • 40.3%Other race alone
    • 20.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.06%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Kettle Falls: 87.0 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: Irish (17.7%), German (16.6%), English (10.7%), United States (6.9%), Polish (3.5%), Swedish (3.2%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1892

Elevation: 1625 feet

Land area: 0.94 square miles.

Population density: 1,701 people per square mile   (low).

Kettle Falls,WA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in Kettle Falls:

  • High school or higher: 91.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.5%
  • Unemployed: 10.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kettle Falls city:

  • Never married: 21.1%
  • Now married: 51.0%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 7.6%
  • Divorced: 18.0%

30 residents are foreign born

This city:

2.0%
Washington:

13.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $937 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $587 (0.4%)

Kettle Falls satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spokane, WA (71.1 miles , pop. 195,629).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (201.6 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (1004.4 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Barney's Junction, WA (1.8 miles) , Marcus, WA (2.0 miles) , Boyds, WA (2.9 miles) , Colville, WA (2.9 miles ), Orient-Sherman, WA (3.5 miles ), Barstow, WA (3.5 miles) , Orient, WA (4.4 miles) , Addy, WA (4.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 3 buildings, average cost: $65,500
  • 1999: 3 buildings, average cost: $114,700
  • 2000: 4 buildings, average cost: $92,200
  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $76,600
  • 2002: 6 buildings, average cost: $84,800
  • 2003: 7 buildings, average cost: $99,200
  • 2004: 5 buildings, average cost: $92,200
  • 2005: 8 buildings, average cost: $110,100
  • 2006: 4 buildings, average cost: $110,000
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $111,400
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $75,500
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $59,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $195,000
  • 2014: 2 buildings, average cost: $78,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 48.61 N, Longitude: 118.06 W

Area code: 509

Kettle Falls household income distribution Kettle Falls home values distribution

Crime rates in Kettle Falls by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0000000001000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.061.70.00.00.0
Robberies 0000210000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.0123.861.70.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 0111000311330
per 100,000 0.064.464.063.00.00.00.0209.870.461.7186.5188.00.0
Burglaries 20151515101622101238119
per 100,000 1,271.5965.9959.7945.2619.2987.01,395.1699.3844.5185.2497.2689.2564.3
Thefts 36254861475157514653472620
per 100,000 2,288.61,609.83,071.03,843.72,910.23,146.23,614.53,566.43,237.23,271.62,921.11,629.11,253.9
Auto thefts 0143223131226
per 100,000 0.064.4255.9189.0123.8123.4190.269.9211.161.7124.3125.3376.2
Arson 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 187.7156.0232.1257.4215.0232.2267.6248.6228.3218.8206.8167.4124.5

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Crime rate in Kettle Falls detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 4 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.88
Washington average:

1.47
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.2%
Washington:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +187 (+14.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (29%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (18%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Retail trade (18%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (3%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (16%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (13%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (6%)
  • Sales and related occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (18%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (18%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Kettle Falls, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Kettle Falls-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Washington state average. It is 96% 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 226.1 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 234.5 miles away from Kettle Falls 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 217.0 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 373.3 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 449.1 miles away from Kettle Falls center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 5/3/1996 at 04:04:22, a magnitude 5.5 (5.2 MB, 5.3 MD, 5.5 ML, Depth: 2.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 178.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Stevens County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Fires: 3, Mudslides: 2, Snows: 2, Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Kettle Falls topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Kettle Falls:

  • BUENA VISTA (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; COLVILLE, WA)
  • PROVIDENCE MOUNT CARMEL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 9 miles away; COLVILLE, WA)
  • PINEWOOD TERRACE NURSING CTR (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; COLVILLE, WA)
  • FMC COLVILLE (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; COLVILLE, WA)

airports located in Kettle Falls:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kettle Falls:

  • Whitworth University (about 66 miles; Spokane, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,689)
  • Spokane Falls Community College (about 70 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,052)
  • Gonzaga University (about 72 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,780)
  • Spokane Community College (about 73 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,482)
  • Eastern Washington University (about 81 miles; Cheney, WA; FT enrollment: 11,643)
  • North Idaho College (about 87 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; FT enrollment: 4,684)
  • Wenatchee Valley College (about 133 miles; Wenatchee, WA; FT enrollment: 2,951)

Public high schools in Kettle Falls:

Private high school in Kettle Falls:

  • COLUMBIA RIVER CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 37, Location: 1086 HIGHWAY 395 N, Grades: 1-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Kettle Falls:

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Notable locations in Kettle Falls: Kettle Falls Wastewater Treatment Plant (A), Kettle Falls Volunteer Fire Department (B), Kettle Falls Public Library (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Kettle Falls include: Kettle Falls Adventist Church (A), Kettle Falls Assembly of God Church (B), Kettle Falls Community Church (C), New Life Apostolic Church (D), Pentecostal Church (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Meyers Falls Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: U S Government - National Park Service- Coulee Dam National Recreation (Recreation Areas; 1230 South Boise Road), U S Government - National Park Service- Coulee Dam National Recreation Area- Maintenance (Recreation Areas; 1368 Kettle Park Road).

Hotels: Blue Moose Rental Cabins (24387 Highway 395 North), Kettle Falls Best Value Inn (205 East 3rd Avenue), Grandview Inn Motel & RV Park (978 Highway 395 North).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 76.0. This is about average.

City:

76.0
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 22.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.5
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 8.69. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.69
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.9%
(13.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 4.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.0%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.7%
Whole state:  7.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
6 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010

Kettle Falls, Washington environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Kettle Falls (2011 data):

  • AmericanWest Bank: Kettle Falls Financial Center at 365 West 3rd Avenue, branch established on 1982/07/26. Info updated 2011/12/12: Bank assets: $2,274.6 mil, Deposits: $1,889.1 mil, headquarters in Spokane, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 76 total offices, Holding Company: Skbhc Holdings Llc

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.4
Washington average:

11.4

Kettle Falls travel time to work - commute Kettle Falls mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Kettle Falls city (based on Stevens County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,80346
Catholic3,97410
Other1,8607
Mainline Protestant1,0948
None31,800-
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: 9
Stevens County:

2.16 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Stevens County:

1.20 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
Stevens County:

2.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 29
Here:

6.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.3%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Stevens County:

27.0%
Washington:

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

10.8%
State:

13.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Kettle Falls:

43.9%
Washington:

49.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Kettle Falls:

36.5%
State:

45.8%

Average BMI:
Kettle Falls:

28.5
Washington:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

24.5%
Washington:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.9%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Washington:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

32.9%
Washington:

32.6%

General health condition:
Kettle Falls:

48.8%
Washington:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Kettle Falls:

74.8%
State:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Kettle Falls, WA Residents
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 3$12,394$49,5760$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$1,000
Police Protection - Officers 3$17,554$70,2160$0
Police - Other 1$4,134$49,6080$0
Firefighters 0$0 2$1,816
Water Supply 5$24,532$58,8770$0
Totals for Government 12$58,614$58,6147$2,816

Kettle Falls government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $260,000 ($163.32)
    Water Utilities: $230,000 ($144.47)
    Solid Waste Management: $93,000 ($58.42)
    Sewerage: $64,000 ($40.20)
    Regular Highways: $62,000 ($38.94)
    Parks & Recreation: $50,000 ($31.41)
    Central Staff Services: $45,000 ($28.27)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $39,000 ($24.50)
    Fire Protection: $27,000 ($16.96)
    Libraries: $16,000 ($10.05)
    Financial Administration: $13,000 ($8.17)
    General Public Buildings: $11,000 ($6.91)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($3.77)
    Health Services - Other: $2,000 ($1.26)
    Welfare - Other: $1,000 ($0.63)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $1,000 ($0.63)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,000 ($1.88)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $92,000 ($57.79)
    Sewerage: $78,000 ($48.99)
    Water Utilities: $74,000 ($46.48)
    Parks & Recreation: $13,000 ($8.17)
    Libraries: $4,000 ($2.51)
    Police Protection: $3,000 ($1.88)
    Solid Waste Management: $2,000 ($1.26)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $469,000 ($294.60)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $41,000 ($25.75)

Kettle Falls government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $150,000 ($94.22)
    Solid Waste Management: $106,000 ($66.58)
    Parks & Recreation: $10,000 ($6.28)
    All Other: $10,000 ($6.28)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $101,000 ($63.44)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $75,000 ($47.11)
    General Revenue, NEC: $47,000 ($29.52)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $496,000 ($311.56)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $35,000 ($21.98)
    All Other: $20,000 ($12.56)
    General Support: $13,000 ($8.17)
  • Tax - Property: $188,000 ($118.09)
    Total General Sales: $114,000 ($71.61)
    Public Utilities: $109,000 ($68.47)
    NEC: $12,000 ($7.54)
    Other Selective Sales: $11,000 ($6.91)

Kettle Falls government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $680,000 ($427.14)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $53,000 ($33.29)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $644,000 ($404.52)
    Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $47,000 ($29.52)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $36,000 ($22.61)
    Other, NEC: $6,000 ($3.77)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $625,000 ($392.59)

6.52% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,662 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.52%
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  2.51% ($35,777 average AGI)
from Snohomish County, WA  0.27% ($44,744)
from King County, WA  0.23% ($38,545)


6.78% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,506 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.78%
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  3.02% ($29,833 average AGI)
to King County, WA  0.28% ($28,100)
to Kootenai County, ID  0.13% ($42,526)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kettle Falls:

  • KCVL (1240 AM; 1 kW; COLVILLE, WA; Owner: NORTH COUNTRY BROADCASTING)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXLY (920 AM; 20 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KMJY (700 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, WA; Owner: JAMES E. AND HELEN G. STARGEL)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KOMW (680 AM; daytime; 5 kW; OMAK, WA; Owner: NORTH CASCADES BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KOFI (1180 AM; 50 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KOFI, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KQNT (590 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KGNW (820 AM; 50 kW; BURIEN-SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kettle Falls:

  • KCRK-FM (92.1 FM; COLVILLE, WA; Owner: NORTH COUNTRY BROADCASTING)
  • KMJY-FM (104.5 FM; NEWPORT, WA; Owner: ALC COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KXLY-FM (99.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • K219DQ (90.5 FM; OMAK, WA; Owner: WALLA WALLA COLLEGE)
  • KPND (95.3 FM; SANDPOINT, ID; Owner: BLUE SKY BROADCASTING INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Kettle Falls:

  • K59BW (Channel 59; BONNERS FERRY, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • K08HY (Channel 8; MARCUS-EVANS, ETC., WA; Owner: BISBEE MOUNTAIN TRANSLATOR ASSN.)
  • K10GJ (Channel 10; MARCUS-EVANS, ETC., WA; Owner: BISBEE MOUNTAIN TRANSLATOR ASSN.)
  • K13IQ (Channel 13; MARCUS-EVANS, ETC., WA; Owner: BISBEE MOUNTAIN TRANSLATOR ASSN.)

Kettle Falls fatal accident list:

Jun 5, 1986 03:38 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 6, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 7m23ftTotal length
  • 9,451Total average daily traffic
  • 1,270Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 8.5 Mi Sw Of Colville, Wa (102562) (Lat: 48.490444 Lon: -118.066111), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 24.4 m, Overall height: 27.4 m, Call Sign: KNKN385
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHzGrant Date: 10/19/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Certifier: Michael P GogginRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Terry C Miller, Bisbee Mtn - 5 Miles Wnw Of (Lat: 48.633778 Lon: -118.157222), Type: 36.0, Overall height: 31 m, Registrant: 3607057013, Hulla@wsdot.Wa.Gov, 724 QUINCE STREET SE
  • Terry C Miller, Bisbee Mtn - 5 Miles Wnw Of (Lat: 48.633778 Lon: -118.157222), Type: 36.0, Overall height: 31 m, Registrant: 3607057013, Hulla@wsdot.Wa.Gov, 724 QUINCE STREET SE
  • Timothy S McDowell, Bisbee Mtn - 5 Miles Wnw Of (Lat: 48.633778 Lon: -118.157222), Type: 36.0, Structure height: 53019 m, Overall height: 31 m, Registrant: 3607057028, Radio_operations@wsdot.Wa.Gov, 7345 LINDERSON WAY SW

FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Bnsf Mp 96.7 Kettle Falls N Aei (Lat: 48.670000 Lon: -118.114722), Type: Mast, Structure height: 2 m, Call Sign: WPVW289
    Assigned Frequencies: 911.500 MHzGrant Date: 07/02/2012, Expiration Date: 08/27/2022, Certifier: Robert LeedhamRegistrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Ricky Point Firestation, Jct. Hwy 25 Rickey Point Rd, 5 Mi Sw (Lat: 48.551111 Lon: -118.130278), Type: Bant, Structure height: 7 m, Overall height: 10 m, Call Sign: KNAK267
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.965 MHzGrant Date: 10/22/2015, Expiration Date: 12/14/2025Registrant: City Of Kettle Falls, Kettle Falls, WA 99141, Phone: (509) 738-6821, Email:
  • 415 Larch Street (Lat: 48.610444 Lon: -118.063889), Call Sign: WQH497, Licensee ID: L00110641
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.370 MHzGrant Date: 04/04/2000, Expiration Date: 06/08/2005, Cancellation Date: 08/13/2005Registrant: City Of Kettle Falls, 580 Meyers, Kettle Falls, WA 99141, Phone: (509) 738-6700
  • On Hwy 395 & Peachcrest Rd 3 Mi Nw (Lat: 48.619333 Lon: -118.110556), Type: Tower, Structure height: 44.1 m, Overall height: 44.2 m, Call Sign: KNIC261
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.665 MHz, 153.710 MHzGrant Date: 12/03/2013, Expiration Date: 02/09/2024Registrant: Gillespie, Prudhon & Associates, 16111 Se 106th Avenue, Suite 100, Clackamas, OR 97015, Phone: (503) 657-0424, Fax: (503) 657-0361, Email:
  • Jct Meyers St & Railroad Ave (Lat: 48.610167 Lon: -118.063611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: KWH378
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.320 MHz, 160.650 MHz, 161.010 MHz, 161.100 MHz, 161.160 MHz, 161.250 MHzGrant Date: 12/24/2013, Expiration Date: 01/12/2024, Cancellation Date: 08/11/2014Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Avenue, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • 400 Ft N Sr 20 & Junipter St (Lat: 48.611667 Lon: -118.061111), Type: Bant, Structure height: 2.4 m, Overall height: 3 m, Call Sign: WQCG648
    Assigned Frequencies: 452.900 MHzGrant Date: 02/28/2005, Expiration Date: 02/28/2015, Cancellation Date: 05/02/2015, Certifier: Paul E CrawfordRegistrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern Suite E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

51 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Kettle Falls)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

11 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Kettle Falls)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 47
  • Hazardous Condition: 1
  • Service Call: 1

Incident types - Kettle Falls

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Kettle Falls, WA
Most common first names in Kettle Falls, WA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert3173.2 years
William2673.9 years
John2475.0 years
James1876.1 years
Donald1464.4 years
Charles1478.1 years
Mary1378.8 years
George1272.5 years
Dorothy1175.7 years
Thomas1176.9 years
Most common last names in Kettle Falls, WA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Peterson981.9 years
Martin970.6 years
Thompson874.7 years
Beardslee776.7 years
Anderson777.0 years
Johnson667.7 years
Miller676.2 years
Brown682.3 years
Schwerin681.8 years
Clark670.2 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (43%)
  • Electricity (37%)
  • Wood (14%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Businesses in Kettle Falls, WA

  • Ace Hardware: 1

Kettle Falls compared to Washington state average:

  • Median household income below 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 above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
There are 6 pilots and 7 other airmen in this city.
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Total of 7 patent applications in 2008-2016.