For population 25 years and over in Lyman:
For population 15 years and over in Lyman town:
5 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,857 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bellingham, WA (24.5 miles , pop. 67,171).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (63.4 miles , pop. 563,374).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (1016.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Hamilton, WA (1.8 miles ), Samish, WA (2.7 miles) , Sedro-Woolley, WA (2.8 miles ), Clear Lake, WA (3.0 miles ), Cavanaugh, WA (3.2 miles) , Big Lake, WA (3.5 miles ), Burlington, WA (3.6 miles ), Lake Cavanaugh, WA (3.7 miles) .
Latitude: 48.53 N, Longitude: 122.06 W
Population change in the 1990s: +136 (+49.8%).
Work and jobs in Lyman: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Lyman, Washington
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Lyman-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Washington state average. It is 128% 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 90.5 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 84.5 miles away from Lyman center, causing $28,000,000 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 49.9 miles away from the city 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 22.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/29/1995 at 03:11:22, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, 4.5 MS, 5.1 MW, 5.0 MD, Depth: 10.7 mi) earthquake occurred 79.9 miles away from Lyman center
On 6/23/1997 at 19:13:27, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.9 MD, Depth: 4.5 mi) earthquake occurred 68.3 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 Skagit County (18) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 17
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 9, Mudslides: 6, Landslides: 5, Winter Storms: 5, Snows: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1, Earthquake: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Niles Jordan - Major League Baseball pitcher.
Hospitals/medical centers near Lyman:
Amtrak station near Lyman:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Lyman:
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Public elementary/middle school in Lyman:
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 0.703. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.5 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2008 was 10.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.5 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 20.3%
(19.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 45.5% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Lyman compared to Washington state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
1996 2000 2008 2012
1996 Presidential Elections Results
2000 Presidential Elections Results
2008 Presidential Elections Results
2012 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Lyman town (based on Skagit County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 43.50%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 30
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 47
Number of full-service restaurants: 114
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.09% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($46,767 average adjusted gross income)
0.20% of residents moved from foreign countries ($936 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.76% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($37,564 average adjusted gross income)
0.12% of residents moved to foreign countries ($540 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Lyman)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:3
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: