Lynnwood, Washington

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Population in 2014: 36,687 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +8.4%
 
Males: 18,912  (51.6%)
Females: 17,775  (48.4%)
Median resident age:  37.4 years
Washington median age:  37.4 years

Zip codes: 98036.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $49,210 (it was $42,814 in 2000)
Lynnwood:

$49,210
WA:

$58,405

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $26,077 (it was $19,971 in 2000)

Lynnwood city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $265,926 (it was $176,500 in 2000)
Lynnwood:

$265,926
WA:

$250,800

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $240,197; Detached houses: $273,157; Townhouses or other attached units: $224,689; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $148,610; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $111,664; Mobile homes: $35,275

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,001.

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  • Races in Lynnwood, WA (2013)

    Lynnwood races chart
    • 20,90256.7%White alone
    • 6,78218.4%Asian alone
    • 4,57812.4%Hispanic
    • 2,9648.0%Black alone
    • 1,5604.2%Two or more races
    • 2910.8%American Indian alone
    • 910.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 220.06%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Lynnwood: 115.3 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (12.1%), English (7.1%), Irish (6.9%), Norwegian (4.6%), United States (3.2%), Subsaharan African (3.1%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1959

Elevation: 370 feet

Land area: 7.64 square miles.

Population density: 4,803 people per square mile   (average).

Lynnwood,WA real estate house value index trend

Lynnwood, Washington map

For population 25 years and over in Lynnwood:

  • High school or higher: 89.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 28.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.5%
  • Unemployed: 5.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Lynnwood city:

  • Never married: 35.7%
  • Now married: 44.9%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 4.7%
  • Divorced: 12.3%

10,150 residents are foreign born (10.6% Asia, 6.5% Latin America, 3.0% Africa).

This city:

27.5%
Washington:

13.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,553 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,380 (1.0%)

Lynnwood satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Shoreline, WA (5.2 miles , pop. 53,025).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (14.0 miles , pop. 563,374).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (972.0 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Meadowdale, WA (1.5 miles ), North Lynnwood, WA (1.5 miles ), Picnic Point-North Lynnwood, WA (1.5 miles ), Mountlake Terrace, WA (1.6 miles ), Larch Way, WA (1.6 miles ), Alderwood Manor, WA (1.7 miles ), Edmonds, WA (1.7 miles ), Esperance, WA (1.7 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 132 buildings, average cost: $112,900
  • 1998: 145 buildings, average cost: $112,900
  • 1999: 150 buildings, average cost: $112,900
  • 2000: 35 buildings, average cost: $159,500
  • 2001: 65 buildings, average cost: $132,300
  • 2002: 64 buildings, average cost: $135,700
  • 2003: 73 buildings, average cost: $134,900
  • 2004: 80 buildings, average cost: $135,100
  • 2005: 80 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 2006: 59 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 2007: 37 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 2008: 17 buildings, average cost: $135,000
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $317,000
  • 2010: 9 buildings, average cost: $274,400
  • 2011: 10 buildings, average cost: $262,800
  • 2012: 7 buildings, average cost: $315,400
  • 2013: 13 buildings, average cost: $316,400
  • 2014: 34 buildings, average cost: $337,100

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 47.83 N, Longitude: 122.31 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +10,541 (+28.6%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 4,714 (26.7%)

Lynnwood household income distribution Lynnwood home values distribution

Property values in Lynnwood, WA


Crime rates in Lynnwood by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 1301001011010
per 100,000 2.98.80.03.00.00.03.00.02.92.70.02.70.0
Rapes 14467511697105127
per 100,000 40.211.717.620.714.732.717.926.820.627.513.633.019.1
Robberies 46353345607362533641365252
per 100,000 132.0102.296.8132.9176.1216.9184.5158.0106.1112.698.2142.9142.0
Assaults 38264440344777463949334041
per 100,000 109.075.9129.0118.199.8139.6229.2137.1114.9134.690.0109.9111.9
Burglaries 191256298308302280258230219247290299287
per 100,000 548.0747.3873.8909.4886.2831.8767.8685.7645.5678.6791.3821.5783.5
Thefts 1,9511,9541,8172,0282,1162,1621,8491,8871,7401,7511,7031,9502,073
per 100,000 5,598.15,703.95,328.15,987.66,208.96,422.55,502.65,625.45,128.44,810.74,647.05,357.75,659.3
Auto thefts 372318344520622431186149159126187214194
per 100,000 1,067.4928.31,008.71,535.31,825.11,280.3553.5444.2468.6346.2510.3588.0529.6
Arson 997812136814565
per 100,000 25.826.320.523.635.238.617.923.82.911.013.616.513.7
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 439.6420.3416.9503.4531.9527.8432.3398.1359.0349.9334.9408.7397.2

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Lynnwood detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 100 (69 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.88
Washington average:

1.47

Lynnwood tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.5%
Washington:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +3,812 (+12.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Construction (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (24%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (7%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Lynnwood, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Lynnwood, Washington average temperatures Lynnwood, Washington average precipitation Lynnwood, Washington humidity Lynnwood, Washington wind speed Lynnwood, Washington snowfall Lynnwood, Washington sunshine Lynnwood, Washington clear and cloudy days

Earthquake activity:

Lynnwood-area historical earthquake activity is near Washington state average. It is 139% 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 41.0 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 52.6 miles away from Lynnwood 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 35.4 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 68.6 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 26.0 miles away from Lynnwood center
On 2/14/1981 at 06:09:27, a magnitude 5.5 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 95.6 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 Snohomish County (23) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 22
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 14, Mudslides: 8, Landslides: 6, Winter Storms: 4, Earthquakes: 2, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Lynnwood topographic map

Birthplace of: Tom McGrath (animator) - Animator, Chris Frank - Ice hockey player.

Hospitals and medical centers in Lynnwood:

  • EMERALD HILLS REHABILITATION AND SKILLED NURSING (5821 188TH SOUTHWEST)
  • LYNNWOOD MANOR HEALTH CARE CENTER (5821 188TH SW)
  • MANOR CARE HEALTH SERVICES (3701 188TH STREET SOUTHWEST)

Amtrak stations near Lynnwood:

  • 4 miles: EDMONDS (211 RAILROAD AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 12 miles: EVERETT (2900 BOND ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 16 miles: MONROE (RED BARN UNOCAL) - Bus Station

College/University in Lynnwood:

  • Edmonds Community College (Full-time enrollment: 7,271; Location: 20000 68th Ave W; Public; Website: www.edcc.edu)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Lynnwood:

  • Shoreline Community College (about 7 miles; Shoreline, WA; Full-time enrollment: 5,026)
  • University of Washington-Bothell Campus (about 8 miles; Bothell, WA; FT enrollment: 3,902)
  • Cascadia Community College (about 8 miles; Bothell, WA; FT enrollment: 2,238)
  • Seattle Community College-North Campus (about 9 miles; Seattle, WA; FT enrollment: 4,220)
  • Lake Washington Institute of Technology (about 11 miles; Kirkland, WA; FT enrollment: 2,947)
  • University of Washington-Seattle Campus (about 12 miles; Seattle, WA; FT enrollment: 39,445)
  • Seattle Pacific University (about 13 miles; Seattle, WA; FT enrollment: 3,897)

Public high schools in Lynnwood:

Private high school in Lynnwood:

  • PROVIDENCE CLASSICAL CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 171, Location: 21500 CYPRESS WAY STE B, Grades: PK-12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Lynnwood:

Private elementary/middle schools in Lynnwood:

  • BRIGHTON SCHOOL (Students: 301, Location: 6717 212TH ST SW, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST THOMAS MORE PARISH SCHOOL (Students: 283, Location: 6511 176TH ST SW, Grades: PK-8)
  • SOUNDVIEW SCHOOL (Students: 140, Location: 6515 196TH ST SW, Grades: PK-8)
  • CEDAR PARK CHRISTIAN SCHOOL-LYNNWOOD CAMPUS (Students: 100, Location: 17931 64TH AVE W, Grades: KG-6)
  • CYPRESS ADVENTIST SCHOOL (Students: 61, Location: 21500 CYPRESS WAY STE A, Grades: KG-8)
  • HAPPY HEARTS MONTESSORI SCHOOL (Students: 19, Location: 7231 196TH ST SW STE A, Grades: PK-1)
  • REDEMPTION EVANGELICAL LUTHERAN (Students: 14, Location: 20120 24TH AVE W, Grades: KG-8)
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User submitted facts and corrections:

  • New zip code for Lynnwood, WA 98087

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Notable locations in Lynnwood: Lynnwood Transit Center (A), Fisher Business Center at Lynnwood (B), Alderwood Manor Substation (C), Keelers Substation (D), Meadowdale Substation (E), Lynnwood Transit Center Park and Ride (F), Twin Cedars Recreational Vehicle Park (G), Vaughns Village (H), Target Plaza (I), Lynnwood Home Club Center (J), Lynnwood Square (K), Fred Meyer Center (L), Alderwood Village (M), Alderwood Plaza (N), Lynnwood North Administration Building (O), Lynnwood City Water Tanks (P), Lynnwood Convention Center (Q), Lynnwood Senior Center (R), Lynnwood Recreation Center (S), Sunrise of Lynnwood Senior Living Center (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Lynnwood Center Shopping Center (1), Lake Stevens Marketplace Shopping Center (2), Scriber Square Shopping Center (3), Lynnwood Shopping Center (4), James Village Shopping Center (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Lynnwood include: Timber Ridge Community Church (A), The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (B), Seattle Central Mission Church (C), Saint Thomas More Church (D), Lynnwood Free Methodist Church (E), Lynnwood Evangelical Free Church (F), Lynnwood Church of the Nazarene (G), Korean Emmanuel Church (H), Kingdom Hall of Jehovahs Witnesses (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Scriber Lake (A), Hall Lake (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Paws Inc (Recreation Areas; 15305 44th Av W), Chuck E Cheese Pizza Time Theatre (Amusement & Theme Parks; 3717 196th Street Southwest Suite 100), The First Museum of Cyberspace (2709 Lincoln Way Apartment A-26), Gee! Productions (Arcades & Amusements; 15914 44th Avenue W.).

Hotels: Mccarthy's Bar & Grille (20610 44th Avenue West), Embassy Suites Hotel (20610 44th Avenue West), Hampton Inn & Suites (19324 Alderwood Mall Parkway), Comfort Inn Lynnwood (4117 196th Street Southwest), Extended Stayamerica (3021 196th Street Southwest), La Quinta Inn Lynnwood (4300 Alderwood Mall Boulevard), Courtyard Lynnwood (4220 Alderwood Mall Boulevard), Courtyard by Marriott (4220 Alderwood Mall Boulevard), Hotel International (5621 196th SW).

Snohomish 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 97.6. This is worse than average.

City:

97.6
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2013 was 0.242. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.242
U.S.:

0.293

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2005 was 18.3. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 15.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.3
U.S.:

6.4

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2013 was 0.874. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 9.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.874
U.S.:

1.912

Ozone [ppb] level in 2013 was 17.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.2
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 10.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 1.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.9
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 6.85. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 1.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.85
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 0.00535. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 5.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00535
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 15.3%
(12.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.7% for Black residents, 29.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 7.2% for American Indian residents, 41.1% for other race residents, 16.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  60.3%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.0%
Whole state:  7.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

People in group quarters in Lynnwood in 2010:

  • 195 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 163 people in college/university student housing
  • 139 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 47 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 39 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 25 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 6 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 2 people in in-patient hospice facilities

People in group quarters in Lynnwood in 2000:

  • 447 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 32 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 22 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 15 people in nursing homes
  • 6 people in other group homes

Lynnwood, Washington environmental map by EPA

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Banks with most branches in Lynnwood (2011 data):

  • JPMorgan Chase Bank, National Association: Alderwood, Lynnwood Branch, North Lynnwood, Lynnwood Financial Center Branch, Alderwood Mall Pkwy & 164th Banking. Info updated 2011/11/10: Bank assets: $1,811,678.0 mil, Deposits: $1,190,738.0 mil, headquarters in Columbus, OH, positive income, International Specialization, 5577 total offices, Holding Company: Jpmorgan Chase & Co.
  • Bank of America, National Association: Martha Lake Branch, Lynnwood Branch, North Lynnwood Branch, Alderwood Branch. 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
  • Prime Pacific Bank, National Association: Courier Service Branch, Lynnwood Messenger Service Branch, Lynnwood Branch, at 2502 196th Street, S.W.. Info updated 2010/05/13: Bank assets: $133.2 mil, Deposits: $122.4 mil, local headquarters, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Prime Pacific Financial Services, Inc.
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Martha Lake Branch, Lynnwood Branch, Alderwood Branch, West Lynnwood Branch. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Alderwood Mall Fred Meyer Branch, 44th Avenue Branch, James Village Branch. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Whidbey Island Bank: North Lynnwood Branch at 14807 Hwy 99, branch established on 1974/04/15; Lynnwood Branch at 19510 57th Pl, branch established on 1980/02/04. Info updated 2010/09/27: Bank assets: $1,668.6 mil, Deposits: $1,471.8 mil, headquarters in Coupeville, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 32 total offices, Holding Company: Washington Banking Company
  • Pacific International Bank: Lynnwood Branch at 17424 Highway 99, Suite 201, branch established on 2005/01/24; Lynnwood H-Mart Branch at 3301 184th St Sw #125, branch established on 2008/12/04. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $229.6 mil, Deposits: $179.9 mil, headquarters in Seattle, WA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Pacific International Bancorp, Inc.
  • KeyBank National Association: Lynnwood Branch at 4401 168th Street, S.W., branch established on 1971/06/01; Lynnwood Branch at 19820 44th Avenue West, branch established on 1970/01/02. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • Washington Federal: Lynnwood Branch at 5809 196th Southwest, 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
  • 11 other banks with 11 local branches

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.9
Washington average:

11.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Neighborhoods in Lynnwood:

(Lynnwood, Washington Neighborhood Map)

Religion statistics for Lynnwood city (based on Snohomish County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant85,354327
Catholic75,39316
Other34,27090
Mainline Protestant21,64271
Orthodox1,9436
Black Protestant4064
None494,327-
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: 121
Snohomish County:

1.79 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 12
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 96
Snohomish County:

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 172
Snohomish County:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 469
Here:

6.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.5%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Snohomish County:

27.4%
Washington:

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

14.3%
State:

13.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.7%
Washington:

49.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.8%
Washington:

45.8%

Average BMI:
Lynnwood:

28.1
Washington:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
Lynnwood:

20.3%
Washington:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Lynnwood:

12.4%
Washington:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Lynnwood:

6.8
Washington:

6.8

Overweight people:
Lynnwood:

31.1%
State:

32.6%

General health condition:
This city:

57.1%
Washington:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

80.1%
State:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Lynnwood, 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 43$264,000$73,6746$11,430
Other Government Administration 35$229,047$78,5309$21,512
Judicial and Legal 10$55,825$66,9902$4,674
Police Protection - Officers 85$718,085$101,3773$1,982
Police - Other 25$105,784$50,7767$11,821
Firefighters 71$621,625$105,0630$0
Fire - Other 3$14,048$56,1927$6,528
Correction 21$117,691$67,2520$0
Streets and Highways 14$75,253$64,5031$2,124
Sewerage 13$83,935$77,4780$0
Parks and Recreation 45$265,204$70,72198$117,156
Water Supply 15$83,191$66,5530$0
Other and Unallocable 52$361,485$83,4200$0
Totals for Government 432$2,995,173$83,199133$177,227

Lynnwood government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $3,967,000 ($108.13)
    Parks and Recreation: $719,000 ($19.60)
    General - Other: $471,000 ($12.84)
    Water Utilities: $29,000 ($0.79)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $8,184,000 ($223.08)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,502,000 ($122.71)
    Local Fire Protection: $4,212,000 ($114.81)
    General - Other: $3,355,000 ($91.45)
    Sewerage: $2,897,000 ($78.97)
    Central Staff Services: $2,615,000 ($71.28)
    Water Utilities: $2,184,000 ($59.53)
    Health - Other: $1,856,000 ($50.59)
    Financial Administration: $1,567,000 ($42.71)
    General Public Buildings: $1,284,000 ($35.00)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,271,000 ($34.64)
    Regular Highways: $1,237,000 ($33.72)
    Correctional Institutions: $1,011,000 ($27.56)
    Libraries: $1,006,000 ($27.42)
    Housing and Community Development: $579,000 ($15.78)
    Corrections - Other: $138,000 ($3.76)
    Solid Waste Management: $113,000 ($3.08)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,393,000 ($37.97)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $140,000 ($3.82)
    Police Protection: $134,000 ($3.65)
    Local Fire Protection: $22,000 ($0.60)
    Parks and Recreation: $21,000 ($0.57)
    General - Other: $19,000 ($0.52)
    Correctional Institutions: $5,000 ($0.14)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $22,809,000 ($621.72)

Lynnwood government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $4,271,000 ($116.42)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,092,000 ($57.02)
    All Other: $1,491,000 ($40.64)
    Solid Waste Management: $3,000 ($0.08)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - All Other: $77,000 ($2.10)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $1,639,000 ($44.68)
    Education: $71,000 ($1.94)
    Highways: $17,000 ($0.46)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,797,000 ($48.98)
    Interest Earnings: $1,354,000 ($36.91)
    Special Assessments: $589,000 ($16.05)
    Rents: $529,000 ($14.42)
    Sale of Property: $101,000 ($2.75)
    Fines and Forfeits: $38,000 ($1.04)
    Donations From Private Sources: $34,000 ($0.93)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $2,923,000 ($79.67)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $3,933,000 ($107.20)
    General Local Government Support: $412,000 ($11.23)
    All Other: $321,000 ($8.75)
    Health and Hospitals: $1,000 ($0.03)
  • Tax - General Sales and Gross Receipts: $17,899,000 ($487.88)
    Property: $8,185,000 ($223.10)
    Public Utilities Sales: $1,949,000 ($53.13)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $1,100,000 ($29.98)
    Other License: $1,035,000 ($28.21)
    Other Selective Sales: $468,000 ($12.76)
    Amusements Sales: $454,000 ($12.37)

Lynnwood government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $26,737,000 ($728.79)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $24,080,000 ($656.36)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,657,000 ($72.42)

Lynnwood government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $28,143,000 ($767.11)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,096,000 ($57.13)

6.36% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($45,503 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.36%
Washington average:

6.54%

0.11% of residents moved from foreign countries ($691 average AGI)
Snohomish County:

0.11%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from King County, WA  2.73% ($47,962 average AGI)
from Pierce County, WA  0.19% ($38,259)
from Island County, WA  0.18% ($42,002)


6.28% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($46,033 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.28%
Washington average:

6.20%

0.11% of residents moved to foreign countries ($955 average AGI)
Snohomish County:

0.11%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to King County, WA  2.52% ($46,693 average AGI)
to Pierce County, WA  0.18% ($39,504)
to Skagit County, WA  0.16% ($38,955)

Strongest AM radio stations in Lynnwood:

  • KCIS (630 AM; 5 kW; EDMONDS, WA; Owner: CRISTA MINISTRIES)
  • 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.)
  • KGNW (820 AM; 50 kW; BURIEN-SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KOMO (1000 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KYCW (1090 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KJR (950 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA)
  • KKNW (1150 AM; 10 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ORCA RADIO, INC.)
  • KLFE (1590 AM; 10 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KARR (1460 AM; 5 kW; KIRKLAND, WA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Lynnwood:

  • KCMS (105.3 FM; EDMONDS, WA; Owner: CRISTA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KISW (99.9 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • 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)
  • KYPT (96.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KRWM (106.9 FM; BREMERTON, WA; Owner: SEASCAPE RADIO, INC.)
  • KBSG-FM (97.3 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • KZOK-FM (102.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KMPS-FM (94.1 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • K213BM (90.5 FM; EVERETT, ETC., WA; Owner: JACK STRAW FOUNDATION)
  • KJR-FM (95.7 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KUBE (93.3 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KPLZ-FM (101.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KUOW (94.9 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON)

TV broadcast stations around Lynnwood:

  • KING-TV (Channel 5; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSTW (Channel 11; TACOMA, WA; Owner: UPN TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • KOMO-TV (Channel 4; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE TV, L.L.C.)
  • KTWB-TV (Channel 22; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K58DP (Channel 58; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KIRO-TV (Channel 7; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: KIRO-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KCTS-TV (Channel 9; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: KCTS TELEVISION)
  • K57HB (Channel 57; EUREKA, CA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KONG-TV (Channel 16; EVERETT, WA; Owner: KONG-TV, INC.)
  • KHCV (Channel 45; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: NORTH PACIFIC INTERNATIONAL TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KWPX (Channel 33; BELLEVUE, WA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • K68DL (Channel 68; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KCPQ (Channel 13; TACOMA, WA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION NORTHWEST, INC.)
  • KWDK (Channel 56; TACOMA, WA; Owner: PUGET SOUND EDUCATIONAL TV, INC.)
  • K29ED (Channel 29; EVERETT, WA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION HOLDINGS, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Lynnwood fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 23Number of bridges
  • 221m725ftTotal length
  • $63,705,000Total costs
  • 1,131,329Total average daily traffic
  • 64,703Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 81960-1969
  • 61990-1999
  • 52000-2009
  • 42010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Lynnwood, WA
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Lynnwood)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 129 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Lynnwood, WA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 24 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 464 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Lynnwood)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 36 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Lynnwood)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED118$271,951109$233,530952$240,69434$141,3271$139,96055$211,7451$97,000
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED8$218,06415$237,63698$245,9028$67,5610$06$189,1970$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED24$251,97931$213,230298$277,15617$159,3140$020$240,9523$64,917
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN23$216,31926$266,090254$259,8126$120,0820$024$212,2621$45,890
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$236,6954$131,94544$275,4331$8,3900$05$160,1480$0

Detailed mortgage data for all 9 tracts in Lynnwood, WA

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 5 full and 4 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED7$296,97624$270,593
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED6$246,5228$283,275
APPLICATIONS DENIED2$312,3455$350,388
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$05$269,160
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$295,0001$301,960

Conventional Home Purchase Loans

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

ALASKA GENERAL SEAFOODS NAKNEK - PROCESS (Serves AK, Population served: 120, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Lynnwood that have no violations reported:

  • ALDERWOOD WATER DISTRICT (Population served: 171,500, Primary Water Source Type: Purch surface water)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 347
  • Hazardous Condition: 268
  • Service Call: 58
  • Good Intent Call: 8

Incident types - Lynnwood

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Lynnwood, WA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Lynnwood, Washington:

  • Residence Inn By Marriott Seattle Lynnwood/Everett, 18200 Alderwood Mall Pkwy, Lynnwood, Washington 98037 , Phone: (425) 771-1100, Fax: (425) 771-6602
  • Embassy Suites Hotel Seattle North/Lynnwood, 20610 44th Ave W, Lynnwood, Washington 98036 , Phone: (425) 775-2500, Fax: (425) 774-0485
  • Comfort Inn Lynnwood, 4117 196th St SW, Lynnwood, Washington 98036 , Phone: (425) 775-8030, Fax: (425) 774-0344
  • Best Western Alderwood, 19332 36TH Ave W, Lynnwood, Washington 98036 , Phone: (800) 205-6935, Fax: (425) 771-3087
  • Extended Stay America - Seattle - Lynnwood, 3021 196th St SW, Lynnwood, Washington 98036 , Phone: (425) 670-2520, Fax: (425) 670-2780
  • La Quinta Inn, 4300 Alderwood Mall Blvd, Lynnwood, Washington 98036 , Phone: (425) 775-7447, Fax: (425) 775-8063
  • Courtyard By Marriott, 4220 Alderwood Mall Blvd, Lynnwood, Washington 98036 , Phone: (425) 670-0500, Fax: (425) 670-0555
  • Holiday Inn Express, 2515 196th St SW, Lynnwood, Washington 98036 , Phone: (425) 672-1234, Fax: (425) 776-2345
  • 2 other hotels and motels
All 10 fire-safe hotels and motels in Lynnwood, Washington
Most common first names in Lynnwood, WA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John25174.3 years
Robert21871.0 years
William20474.3 years
James17571.5 years
Mary14377.6 years
Charles13971.1 years
Margaret12778.4 years
George11877.0 years
Helen11278.8 years
Ruth10080.7 years
Most common last names in Lynnwood, WA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson9377.3 years
Smith8972.1 years
Anderson7877.1 years
Miller7274.3 years
Nelson5377.2 years
Brown4978.1 years
Wilson4378.9 years
Jones4173.4 years
Davis3477.5 years
Martin3174.1 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (56%)
  • Utility gas (40%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Wood (1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • No fuel used (1%)
Businesses in Lynnwood, WA
NameCountNameCount
24 Hour Fitness1Journeys1
7-Eleven5Justice1
ALDO1KFC1
AT&T6Kincaid1
Abercrombie & Fitch1Kohl's1
Abercrombie Kids1Kroger7
Aeropostale1LA Fitness1
Albertsons2La Quinta1
American Eagle Outfitters1La-Z-Boy1
Ann Taylor1Lane Bryant1
Apple Store1Lane Furniture3
Applebee's1LensCrafters1
Arby's1Little Caesars Pizza2
AutoZone2Lowe's1
Avenue1Macy's2
Bally Total Fitness1Marriott2
Banana Republic1Marshalls1
Barnes & Noble1MasterBrand Cabinets5
Baskin-Robbins3McDonald's5
Bath & Body Works1Men's Wearhouse1
Bed Bath & Beyond1Motherhood Maternity2
Best Western1New Balance3
Big O Tires1Nike11
Blockbuster2Nordstrom2
Brookstone1Office Depot1
Brunswick Bowling & Billiards1Old Country Buffet1
Casual Male XL1Old Navy1
Catherines1Olive Garden1
Chico's1Pac Sun1
Chipotle1Panda Express3
Chuck E. Cheese's1Panera Bread1
Cinnabon 1Papa John's Pizza1
Clarks1Payless3
Cold Stone Creamery1Penske1
Coldwater Creek1PetSmart1
Costco1Pier 1 Imports1
Curves1Pizza Hut1
DHL1Plato's Closet1
Dairy Queen3Pottery Barn1
Days Inn1Qdoba Mexican Grill1
Dennys1Quiznos3
Discount Tire2RadioShack2
Domino's Pizza2Red Lobster1
Eddie Bauer1Red Robin1
Ethan Allen1Rite Aid2
Express1Safeway2
Extended Stay America1Sears2
Famous Footwear1Sephora2
FedEx7Soma Intimates1
Finish Line1Spencer Gifts1
Foot Locker1Sprint Nextel3
Ford1Staples1
Forever 212Starbucks15
GNC2Subway4
GameStop4T-Mobile7
Gap1Taco Bell2
Goodwill1Target1
Gymboree1The Room Place1
H&R Block5Toys"R"Us2
Hilton2Trader Joe's1
Hobby Lobby1True Value1
Holiday Inn1U-Haul3
Hollister Co.1UPS12
Hot Topic1Urban Outfitters1
IHOP1Vans3
J. Jill1Verizon Wireless4
JCPenney1Victoria's Secret1
Jack In The Box3Vons2
Jamba Juice1Walgreens3
Jimmy John's1Walmart1
JoS. A. Bank1Wendy's1
Jones New York2Wet Seal1

Lynnwood compared to Washington state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.

Lynnwood on our top lists:

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  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of infant deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that exercised in the past month"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #60 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Other congregations (pop. 50,000+)"
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