Marblemount, Washington

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Population in 2010: 203. Population change since 2000: -19.1%
Males: 85  (42.3%)
Females: 118  (57.7%)
Median resident age:  57.9 years
Washington median age:  37.4 years

Zip codes: 98267, 98283.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $85,101 (it was $25,156 in 2000)
Marblemount:

$85,101
WA:

$58,405

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $40,166 (it was $15,353 in 2000)

Marblemount CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $153,300 (it was $126,000 in 2000)
Marblemount:

$153,300
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: $1,027.

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  • Races in Marblemount, WA (2010)

    Marblemount races chart
    • 17184.2%White alone
    • 115.4%American Indian alone
    • 83.9%Two or more races
    • 73.4%Hispanic
    • 21.0%Asian alone
    • 21.0%Other race alone
    • 10.5%Black alone
    • 10.5%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Marblemount: 89.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (15.8%), Norwegian (15.8%), English (10.3%), Irish (3.8%), Italian (3.4%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 310 feet

Land area: 2.37 square miles.

Population density: 86 people per square mile   (very low).

Marblemount,WA real estate house value index trend

Marblemount, Washington map

For population 25 years and over in Marblemount:

  • High school or higher: 100.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 70.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 25.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 61.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Marblemount CDP:

  • Never married: 14.0%
  • Now married: 71.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 14.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,769 (1.2%)

Marblemount satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bellingham, WA (49.6 miles , pop. 67,171).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (72.1 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (1012.0 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Upper Skagit, WA (2.5 miles ), Rockport, WA (2.9 miles) , Concrete, WA (3.8 miles ), Darrington, WA (4.6 miles ), Swede Heaven, WA (4.7 miles ), Hamilton, WA (5.0 miles ), East Whatcom, WA (5.3 miles ), Lyman, WA (5.3 miles ).

Latitude: 48.54 N, Longitude: 121.44 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 360

Marblemount household income distribution Marblemount home values distribution

Marblemount tourist attractions:

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.0%
Washington:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (80%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (20%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Health care and social assistance (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (80%)
  • Transportation occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Community and social service occupations (100%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Legal occupations (0%)

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

Average climate in Marblemount, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Marblemount-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Washington state average. It is 118% 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 101.8 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 113.3 miles away from Marblemount 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 94.1 miles away from the city 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 50.7 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 132.0 miles away from Marblemount 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 39.3 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).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Marblemount:

  • Skagit Valley College (about 41 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; Full-time enrollment: 3,803)
  • Western Washington University (about 50 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Everett Community College (about 51 miles; Everett, WA; FT enrollment: 5,818)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 52 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • University of Washington-Bothell Campus (about 65 miles; Bothell, WA; FT enrollment: 3,902)
  • Cascadia Community College (about 65 miles; Bothell, WA; FT enrollment: 2,238)
  • Edmonds Community College (about 65 miles; Lynnwood, WA; FT enrollment: 7,271)

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Notable location: Skagit County Fire District 19 Marblemount (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Church in Marblemount: Marblemount South Cascade Community Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Olson Creek (A), Backus Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

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 76.0. This is about average.

City:

76.0
U.S.:

74.7

Ozone [ppb] level in 2007 was 17.6. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

17.6
U.S.:

32.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 6.52. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.52
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 0.0%
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Average household size:
This place:  2.1 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  58.3%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  8.3%
Whole state:  7.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 1.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

3.1
Washington average:

11.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Marblemount CDP (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:
This city:

63.1%
State:

49.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Marblemount:

67.2%
State:

45.8%

Average BMI:
Marblemount:

26.9
Washington:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
Marblemount:

18.9%
State:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Marblemount:

8.9%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

7.3
Washington:

6.8

Overweight people:
Marblemount:

35.7%
Washington:

32.6%

General health condition:
Marblemount:

68.7%
Washington:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Marblemount:

85.3%
State:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Marblemount, WA Residents

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 Marblemount:

  • KRKO (1380 AM; 50 kW; EVERETT, WA; Owner: S-R BROADCASTING, CO.)
  • KRPI (1550 AM; 50 kW; FERNDALE, WA; Owner: BBC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIXI (880 AM; 50 kW; MERCER ISLAND/SEATTL, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KARI (550 AM; 25 kW; BLAINE, WA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KAPS (660 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • KKOL (1300 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KYCW (1090 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KJR (950 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)

Strongest FM radio stations in Marblemount:

  • K206CU (89.1 FM; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KISM (92.9 FM; BELLINGHAM, WA; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • K205DL (88.9 FM; GRANITE FALLS/EVERET, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KSVR (91.7 FM; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF SKAGIT VALLEY COLLEGE)
  • KWPZ (106.5 FM; LYNDEN, WA; Owner: CRISTA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KAFE (104.3 FM; BELLINGHAM, WA; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, 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.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 20m66ftTotal length
  • $396,000Total costs
  • 585Total average daily traffic
  • 29Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,057Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 11 Miles North Northeast Of Marblemount (97373) (Lat: 48.662500 Lon: -121.297417), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 36.9 m, Overall height: 40.2 m, Call Sign: KNKA572
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHzGrant Date: 08/19/2008, Expiration Date: 10/01/2018, 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:

2
  • Brandon A Olsen, 703x Powerline Road (Lat: 48.539528 Lon: -121.441806), Type: 60.4, Structure height: 53057 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Licensee ID: L, Registrant: 5039517515, Brandon.Olsen@parallelinfrastructure.Com, 7411 FULLERTON ST. Suite- 110
  • Brandon A Olsen, 703x Powerline Road (Lat: 48.539528 Lon: -121.441806), Type: 60.4, Structure height: 53057 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Registrant: 5039517515, Brandon.Olsen@parallelinfrastructure.Com, 7411 FULLERTON ST. Suite- 110

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Hwy 20 1/4 Mi E (Lat: 48.531222 Lon: -122.431833), Call Sign: KNHE485
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.430 MHzGrant Date: 07/29/1998, Expiration Date: 08/25/2003, Cancellation Date: 10/26/2003Registrant: Skagit County Fire Protection Dist 19, Box 45, Marblemount, WA 98267, Phone: (206) 873-4590

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

7
  • Call Sign: AA7VM, Licensee ID: L00169855, Grant Date: 01/31/2013, Expiration Date: 04/27/2023, Certifier: Gary A Richardson, Registrant: Gary A Richardson, Marblemount, WA 98267
  • Call Sign: WB7OHB, Grant Date: 06/16/1992, Expiration Date: 06/16/2002, Cancellation Date: 06/17/2004, Registrant: Geraldine K Shipes, 6037 Hwy 20, Marblemount, WA 98267
  • Call Sign: KE7IIX, Licensee ID: L01166705, Grant Date: 06/26/2006, Expiration Date: 06/26/2016, Certifier: Rody M Martin, Registrant: Rody M Martin, Marblemount, WA 98267
  • Call Sign: KE7JOI, Licensee ID: L01213359, Grant Date: 11/15/2006, Expiration Date: 11/15/2016, Certifier: Joel P Mcfarlane, Registrant: Joel P Mcfarlane, Marblemount, WA 98267
  • Call Sign: KE7PRB, Licensee ID: L01341090, Grant Date: 11/13/2007, Expiration Date: 11/13/2017, Certifier: Nicole A Case, Registrant: Nicole A Case, Marblemount, WA 98267
  • Call Sign: KE7PRC, Licensee ID: L01341091, Grant Date: 11/13/2007, Expiration Date: 11/13/2017, Certifier: Christine J Stewart, Registrant: Christine J Stewart, 61641 Cascade River Rd, Marblemount, WA 98267
  • Call Sign: KF7AUW, Licensee ID: L01473632, Grant Date: 03/11/2009, Expiration Date: 03/11/2019, Certifier: Michael A Baker, Registrant: Michael A Baker, 60991 Hwy 20, Marblemount, WA 98267

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:

1
  • RYDER CARL R, 8167 Clark Rd, Marblemount, WA 98267
    Certificate: D001216 (Individual), Certificate Issue Date: 05/15/2007, Expiration Date: 05/14/2008

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

HOZOMEEN WATER SYSTEM (Address: 7280 Ranger Station Rd , Population served: 47, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Unfilt/GWR) - In SEP-2013. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-31-2013)

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

  • MARBLEMOUNT RANGER STATION (Address: 7280 Ranger Station Rd , Population served: 311, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • GOODELL CAMPGROUND (Address: 7280 Ranger Station Rd , Population served: 32, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Most common first names in Marblemount, WA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James375.3 years
Robert373.3 years
Ruth371.0 years
Charles271.0 years
Carol258.5 years
Alfred265.5 years
Betty266.0 years
Donald270.0 years
Edward277.0 years
Arthur282.5 years
Most common last names in Marblemount, WA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Wilson568.2 years
Buller372.3 years
Johnson378.3 years
Case374.7 years
Dalling284.6 years
Bower273.6 years
Carroll283.0 years
Lunde284.0 years
Peterson285.0 years
Pressentin284.4 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (74%)
  • Wood (13%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (12%)

Marblemount compared to Washington state average:

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

Marblemount on our top lists:

  • #18 on the list of "Top 100 cities with longest commuting times"
  • #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+)"
There is 1 pilot and 2 other airmen in this city.
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