La Conner, Washington

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Population in 2014: 917 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +20.5%
 
Males: 433  (47.3%)
Females: 484  (52.7%)
Median resident age:  54.3 years
Washington median age:  37.4 years

Zip codes: 98257.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $31,130 (it was $42,344 in 2000)
La Conner:

$31,130
WA:

$58,405

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $25,198 (it was $24,308 in 2000)

La Conner town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $266,222 (it was $170,200 in 2000)
La Conner:

$266,222
WA:

$250,800

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $278,495; Detached houses: $309,987; Townhouses or other attached units: $231,035; In 2-unit structures: $317,647; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $259,523; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $202,853; Mobile homes: $76,135; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $71,249

Median gross rent in 2013: $917.

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  • Races in La Conner, WA (2010)

    La Conner races chart
    • 75885.1%White alone
    • 556.2%Hispanic
    • 455.1%American Indian alone
    • 161.8%Two or more races
    • 91.0%Asian alone
    • 60.7%Black alone
    • 20.2%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in La Conner: 105.8 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (16.7%), Irish (13.9%), Swedish (8.5%), English (8.4%), Norwegian (8.0%), Scottish (4.3%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1893

Elevation: 50 feet

Land area: 0.44 square miles.

Population density: 2,105 people per square mile   (low).

La Conner,WA real estate house value index trend

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For population 25 years and over in La Conner:

  • High school or higher: 95.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.9%
  • Unemployed: 2.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in La Conner town:

  • Never married: 16.3%
  • Now married: 43.1%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 12.8%
  • Divorced: 26.2%

42 residents are foreign born (2.0% Latin America, 1.6% Oceania, 1.2% Europe, 0.8% North America).

This town:

5.7%
Washington:

13.5%



According to our research of Washington and other state lists there were 5 registered sex offenders living in La Conner, Washington as of December 06, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in La Conner to the number of sex offenders is 180 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,696 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,595 (1.1%)

La Conner satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bellingham, WA (24.9 miles , pop. 67,171).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (53.4 miles , pop. 563,374).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (1011.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Swinomish Reservation, WA (1.2 miles ), Bayview, WA (2.5 miles ), Bay View, WA (2.5 miles ), Conway, WA (2.8 miles) , Whidbey Island Station, WA (2.8 miles ), Mount Vernon, WA (2.8 miles ), North Whidbey, WA (3.0 miles ), Ault Field, WA (3.0 miles ).

Latitude: 48.39 N, Longitude: 122.50 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 360

La Conner household income distribution La Conner home values distribution

La Conner tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.0%
Washington:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +142 (+22.9%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (14%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Educational services (21%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Finance and insurance (13%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Legal occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Community and social service occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Community and social service occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in La Conner, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

La Conner-area historical earthquake activity is near Washington state average. It is 123% 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 78.9 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 90.0 miles away from La Conner 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 74.6 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 98.2 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 51.7 miles away from La Conner center
On 4/14/1990 at 05:33:26, a magnitude 5.2 (4.4 MB, 4.1 MS, 5.2 ML, Depth: 7.8 mi) earthquake occurred 35.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), energy magnitude (ME), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Skagit County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 9, Mudslides: 6, Landslides: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Snows: 2, Earthquake: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
La Conner topographic map

Birthplace of: Joe Shell - Politician.

Hospitals and medical centers near La Conner:

  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF MOUNT VERNON (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; MOUNT VERNON, WA)
  • SKAGIT HOSPICE SERVICES, LLC (Hospital, about 9 miles away; MOUNT VERNON, WA)
  • SKAGIT VALLEY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 9 miles away; MOUNT VERNON, WA)
  • MIRA VISTA CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 9 miles away; MOUNT VERNON, WA)
  • FIDALGO CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; ANACORTES, WA)
  • PUGET SOUND KIDNEY CENTER WHIDBEY ISLAND (Dialysis Facility, about 10 miles away; OAK HARBOR, WA)
  • ISLAND HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 10 miles away; ANACORTES, WA)

Amtrak station near La Conner:

  • 9 miles: MOUNT VERNON (725 COLLEGE WAY) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to La Conner:

  • Skagit Valley College (about 10 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; Full-time enrollment: 3,803)
  • Western Washington University (about 24 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 29 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Everett Community College (about 30 miles; Everett, WA; FT enrollment: 5,818)
  • Edmonds Community College (about 41 miles; Lynnwood, WA; FT enrollment: 7,271)
  • Shoreline Community College (about 45 miles; Shoreline, WA; FT enrollment: 5,026)
  • University of Washington-Bothell Campus (about 46 miles; Bothell, WA; FT enrollment: 3,902)

Public high school in La Conner:

Public elementary/middle schools in La Conner:

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Library in La Conner:

  • LA CONNER REGIONAL LIBRARY (Operating income: $246,206; Location: 614 MORRIS ST.; 20,395 books; 1,276 audio materials; 828 video materials; 4 local licensed databases; 11 state licensed databases; 18 print serial subscriptions; 5 electronic serial subscriptions)

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Notable locations in La Conner: La Conner Marina (A), Swinomish Yacht Club (B), Museum of Northwest Art (C), LaConner Quilt and Textile Museum (D), LaConner Regional Library (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in La Conner: Sacred Heart Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: LA Conner Quilt Museum (703 South 2nd), Skagit County Historical Museum - Museums (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 501 South 4th).

Hotels: LA Conner Country Inn (107 South 2nd Street), Laconner Channel Lodge & Country Inn (205 N 1st), Hotel Planter (715 S First).

Skagit County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 52.5. This is significantly better than average.

City:

52.5
U.S.:

74.7

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.696. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.696
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2011 was 17.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.62. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.62
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 15.0%
(16.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This town:  1.9 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:  48.0%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:  6.0%
Whole state:  7.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.2% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Banks with branches in La Conner (2011 data):

  • Washington Federal: La Conner Branch at 620 Morris Street, branch established on 1917/01/01. Info updated 2011/12/19: Bank assets: $13,653.0 mil, Deposits: $8,905.8 mil, headquarters in Seattle, WA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 174 total offices
  • Bank of America, National Association: La Conner Branch at 513 South 1st, branch established on 1938/09/01. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.2
Washington average:

11.4

La Conner travel time to work - commute La Conner 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 La Conner town (based on Skagit County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic19,1777
Evangelical Protestant15,08780
Mainline Protestant7,96430
Other4,26919
None70,404-
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: 30
Skagit County:

2.59 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
Skagit County:

0.95 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 47
Skagit County:

4.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 114
Here:

9.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Skagit County:

29.5%
Washington:

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

18.9%
State:

13.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
La Conner:

50.3%
Washington:

49.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
La Conner:

46.7%
Washington:

45.8%

Average BMI:
Here:

29.1
Washington:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
La Conner:

20.4%
Washington:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
La Conner:

11.2%
Washington:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
La Conner:

6.9
Washington:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

37.4%
Washington:

32.6%

General health condition:
La Conner:

55.4%
Washington:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
La Conner:

76.0%
State:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of La Conner, 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 12$56,544$56,5444$5,808
Other Government Administration 0$0 20$3,000
Police - Other 0$0 4$4,082
Streets and Highways 20$22,230$13,3380$0
Sewerage 17$11,456$8,0870$0
Parks and Recreation 13$18,656$17,2210$0
Water Supply 17$42,130$29,7390$0
Other and Unallocable 4$13,928$41,7840$0
Totals for Government 83$164,944$23,84728$12,890

La Conner government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Fire Protection: $24,000 ($26.17)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($2.18)
  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $353,000 ($384.95)
    Police Protection: $343,000 ($374.05)
    Water Utilities: $342,000 ($372.96)
    Parks & Recreation: $278,000 ($303.16)
    Central Staff Services: $111,000 ($121.05)
    Regular Highways: $98,000 ($106.87)
    Financial Administration: $76,000 ($82.88)
    Fire Protection: $50,000 ($54.53)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $46,000 ($50.16)
    General - Other: $17,000 ($18.54)
    Health Services - Other: $2,000 ($2.18)
    Parking Facilities: $2,000 ($2.18)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $64,000 ($69.79)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks & Recreation: $245,000 ($267.18)
    Sewerage: $34,000 ($37.08)
    Regular Highways: $32,000 ($34.90)
    Police Protection: $18,000 ($19.63)
    Parking Facilities: $14,000 ($15.27)
    Water Utilities: $11,000 ($12.00)
    Fire Protection: $9,000 ($9.81)
    Natural Resource - Other: $8,000 ($8.72)
    Financial Administration: $2,000 ($2.18)
    Central Staff: $2,000 ($2.18)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $439,000 ($478.74)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $2,000 ($2.18)

La Conner government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $490,000 ($534.35)
    All Other: $48,000 ($52.34)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $4,000 ($4.36)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $4,000 ($4.36)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $141,000 ($153.76)
    Property Sale Other: $118,000 ($128.68)
    Interest Earnings: $63,000 ($68.70)
    General Revenue, NEC: $52,000 ($56.71)
    Special Assessments: $16,000 ($17.45)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $377,000 ($411.12)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $59,000 ($64.34)
    Highways: $17,000 ($18.54)
    General Support: $7,000 ($7.63)
  • Tax - Total General Sales: $340,000 ($370.77)
    Other Selective Sales: $208,000 ($226.83)
    Property: $206,000 ($224.65)
    Public Utilities: $159,000 ($173.39)
    NEC: $38,000 ($41.44)

La Conner government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $62,000 ($67.61)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $1,534,000 ($1672.85)
  • Long Term Debt Issue, Unspecified - Other NEC: $110,000 ($119.96)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $800,000 ($872.41)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $662,000 ($721.92)
    Water Utilities: $47,000 ($51.25)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $182,000 ($198.47)
    Water Utilities: $15,000 ($16.36)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $87,000 ($94.87)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,440,000 ($1570.34)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $114,000 ($124.32)

5.97% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($49,891 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.97%
Washington average:

6.54%

0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($784 average AGI)
Skagit County:

0.08%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Snohomish County, WA  0.96% ($38,955 average AGI)
from Whatcom County, WA  0.82% ($39,883)
from King County, WA  0.53% ($115,238)


5.83% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,688 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.83%
Washington average:

6.20%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($461 average AGI)
Skagit County:

0.09%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Snohomish County, WA  1.04% ($41,079 average AGI)
to Whatcom County, WA  0.86% ($32,284)
to King County, WA  0.59% ($44,085)

Strongest AM radio stations in La Conner:

  • KAPS (660 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KBRC (1430 AM; 5 kW; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: JIM AND ANN KEANE)
  • KRPI (1550 AM; 50 kW; FERNDALE, WA; Owner: BBC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KARI (550 AM; 25 kW; BLAINE, WA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRKO (1380 AM; 50 kW; EVERETT, WA; Owner: S-R BROADCASTING, CO.)
  • KIXI (880 AM; 50 kW; MERCER ISLAND/SEATTL, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KKOL (1300 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KGNW (820 AM; 50 kW; BURIEN-SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KOMO (1000 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KPUG (1170 AM; 10 kW; BELLINGHAM, WA; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KGMI (790 AM; 5 kW; BELLINGHAM, WA)

Strongest FM radio stations in La Conner:

  • KSVR (91.7 FM; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF SKAGIT VALLEY COLLEGE)
  • K206CU (89.1 FM; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KISM (92.9 FM; BELLINGHAM, WA; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KWPZ (106.5 FM; LYNDEN, WA; Owner: CRISTA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KAFE (104.3 FM; BELLINGHAM, WA; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KISW (99.9 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • K201FH (88.1 FM; BELLINGHAM, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K210CN (89.9 FM; BELLINGHAM, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KQBZ (100.7 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMTT (103.7 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KNDD (107.7 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • K205DL (88.9 FM; GRANITE FALLS/EVERET, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KYPT (96.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KBSG-FM (97.3 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KZOK-FM (102.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KBKS (106.1 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KING-FM (98.1 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: CLASSIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KLSY-FM (92.5 FM; BELLEVUE, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO INC.)
  • KPLU-FM (88.5 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: PACIFIC LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • KWJZ (98.9 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ORCA RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around La Conner:

  • KBCB (Channel 24; BELLINGHAM, WA; Owner: WORLD TELEVISION OF WASHINGTON, LLC.)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

5
  • Water Tower Pioneer Park (Lat: 48.383167 Lon: -122.501278), Call Sign: WRG732
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.650 MHzGrant Date: 09/23/2004, Expiration Date: 09/28/2014, Cancellation Date: 01/31/2015Registrant: Town Of La Conner Public Works Department, La Conner, WA 98257, Phone: (360) 466-3933, Fax: (360) 466-4293
  • Lat: 48.421278 Lon: -122.488583, Call Sign: WQKH480
    Assigned Frequencies: 464.375 MHzGrant Date: 05/20/2009, Expiration Date: 05/20/2019, Certifier: Ed RozmarynRegistrant: Radio Licensing Services, Milwaukie, OR 97269-2161, Phone: (503) 794-3787, Fax: (503) 794-3759, Email:
  • Lat: 48.401861 Lon: -122.495167, Call Sign: WQMB895
    Assigned Frequencies: 467.762 MHz, 467.812 MHz, 467.850 MHz, 467.875 MHz, 467.900 MHzGrant Date: 06/22/2010, Expiration Date: 06/22/2020, Certifier: Isaac E OczkewiczRegistrant: Spectrum License Consultants Inc, Dallas, TX 75370, Phone: (972) 248-2400, Fax: (972) 248-2422, Email:
  • Lat: 48.429722 Lon: -122.531389, Call Sign: WQNP698
    Assigned Frequencies: 458.650 MHzGrant Date: 04/12/2011, Expiration Date: 04/12/2021, Certifier: Tom J SchilckerRegistrant: Wiztronics Inc., 1800 Ellis Street, Bellingham, WA 98225-4619, Phone: (360) 380-0300, Fax: (360) 380-0375, Email:
  • Lat: 48.394306 Lon: -122.489222, Call Sign: WQUT413
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.027 MHz, 157.545 MHz, 158.385 MHz, 160.170 MHz, 159.585 MHzGrant Date: 10/06/2014, Expiration Date: 10/06/2024, Certifier: Ryan HillerRegistrant: Radio Licensing Service, Milwaukie, OR 97269, Phone: (503) 659-1240, Fax: (503) 659-4723, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • RESERVATION, 14850 Reservation Rd (Lat: 48.429444 Lon: -122.532500), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 60.9 m, Call Sign: WQTM249, Licensee ID: L00234287
    Assigned Frequencies: 6404.79 MHzGrant Date: 03/04/2014, Expiration Date: 03/04/2024, Certifier: Mike VossRegistrant: Skagit 911, 2911 E. College Way #a, Mount Vernon, WA 98273, Phone: (360) 428-3209, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

3
  • 613 N 2nd St (Lat: 48.398333 Lon: -122.496111), Type: Building, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 12 m, Call Sign: KEB462, Licensee ID: L00734332
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 156.325 MHzGrant Date: 01/14/2004, Expiration Date: 01/05/2014, Cancellation Date: 03/08/2014Registrant: Skagit County, Port Of, 613 N 2nd St, La Conner, WA 98257, Phone: (360) 466-3118, Fax: (360) 466-3119, Email:
  • 617 N 1st St (Lat: 48.384556 Lon: -122.499056), Type: Building, Overall height: 11 m, Call Sign: KUZ452
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 4.12640 MHz, 156.800 MHz, 4.14740 MHz, 156.950 MHz, 4.15040 MHz, 6.22540 MHz, 6.22840 MHz, 6.23140 MHz, 8.29540 MHz... (+7 more)Grant Date: 09/04/1997, Expiration Date: 11/13/2002, Cancellation Date: 02/16/2003Registrant: Dunlap Towing Co, 617 N 1st St, La Conner, WA 98257
  • 604 N 3rd (Lat: 48.397333 Lon: -122.497667), Type: Building, Overall height: 5 m, Call Sign: WHG932, Licensee ID: L00005184
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHzGrant Date: 12/12/2000, Expiration Date: 02/08/2006, Cancellation Date: 04/15/2006Registrant: U S Marine Bayliner Corp, Everett, WA 98206

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

56 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in La Conner)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

6
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 170B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C145 SERIES (145 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 170JR , Serial Number: 20750, Year manufactured: 1952, Airworthiness Date: 09/03/1955
    Registrant (Individual): John A Ring, Po Box 1042, La Conner, WA 98257
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182F (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 4VJ , Serial Number: 18254695, Year manufactured: 1963, Airworthiness Date: 03/06/1963
    Registrant (Individual): Vaughn W Jolley, Po Box 1155, La Conner, WA 98257
  • Aircraft: PITTS-THOMAS PITTS SPECIAL (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 108 mph), Engine: LYCOMING IO-320 SERIES (150 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5952 , Serial Number: TAR1, Year manufactured: 1976, Airworthiness Date: 06/05/1980
    Registrant (Corporation): Pitts 5952 Inc, Po Box 425, La Conner, WA 98257
  • Aircraft: PIPER J3C-65 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 67 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR A&C65 SERIES (65 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6186H , Serial Number: 19355, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 06/02/1958
    Registrant (Individual): Cortlandt G Liddell, Po Box 425, La Conner, WA 98257
  • Aircraft: MAULE M-5-180C (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING 0-360-C1F (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 817Y , Serial Number: 8085-C, Airworthiness Date: 06/19/1986
    Registrant (Individual): Kurt B Treftz, 17878 Cobahud Rd, La Conner, WA 98257
  • Aircraft: MOONEY M20R (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO-550 SERIES (300 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 924AL , Serial Number: 29-0426, Year manufactured: 2006, Airworthiness Date: 03/22/2006
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Lauren D Rice, 857 Kalispell Dr, La Conner, WA 98257, Other Owners: Anne M Rice

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$188,085
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$149,860
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9521.00
Most common first names in La Conner, WA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3474.8 years
Robert2477.4 years
Mary2476.6 years
William2177.1 years
James1671.5 years
Helen1684.8 years
Charles1475.0 years
Dorothy1183.7 years
Kenneth1067.7 years
Margaret976.4 years
Most common last names in La Conner, WA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1580.2 years
Nelson1280.1 years
Oleary881.0 years
Miller785.7 years
Williams774.5 years
Dunlap785.7 years
Clark668.9 years
Smith673.5 years
Day570.8 years
Hanson577.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (72%)
  • Electricity (25%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

La Conner compared to Washington state average:

  • Median household income below 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 significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.

La Conner on our top lists:

  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Australia (population 500+)"
  • #37 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Australia and New Zealand Subregion (population 500+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
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