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Median resident age:  38.4 years
Washington median age:  35.3 years

Zip code: 99021

Estimated median household income in 2012: $71,165 (it was $55,750 in 2000)
Mount Spokane:

$71,165
WA:

$57,573
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $28,081

Mount Spokane CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $249,610 (it was $158,700 in 2000)
Mount Spokane:

$249,610
WA:

$243,000
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $295,146; Detached houses: $335,603; Townhouses or other attached units: $125,425; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $92,178; Mobile homes: $128,575

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Mount Spokane races chart
  • White alone - 4,951 (94.4%)
  • Two or more races - 111 (2.1%)
  • Hispanic - 72 (1.4%)
  • Asian alone - 58 (1.1%)
  • American Indian alone - 32 (0.6%)
  • Black alone - 16 (0.3%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 3 (0.06%)
  • Other race alone - 1 (0.02%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Mount Spokane: 181.5 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Mount Spokane CCD:  1.5% ($2,336)
Washington:  1.2% ($1,915)
Mount Spokane satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spokane Valley, WA (14.7 miles , pop. 89,755).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (243.5 miles , pop. 563,374).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (955.5 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Colbert, WA (2.6 miles) , Hauser, ID (2.8 miles ), Green Bluff, WA (2.8 miles ), Rathdrum, ID (3.3 miles ), Otis Orchards-East Farms, WA (3.4 miles ), State Line, ID (3.4 miles) , Blanchard, ID (3.4 miles ), Trentwood, WA (3.5 miles ).

Latitude: 47.87 N, Longitude: 117.11 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 208

Mount Spokane household income distribution Mount Spokane home values distribution

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

8.1%
Washington:

6.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (18%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Metal and metal products (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Computer and electronic products (4%)
  • Health care (4%)
  • Health care (22%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Computer and electronic products (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (3%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (4%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Computer specialists (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (7%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5%)
  • Registered nurses (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Business operations specialists (3%)

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Earthquake activity:

Mount Spokane-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Washington state average. It is 42% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 12/22/1998 at 01:17:47, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 ML, 4.6 ML, Depth: 7.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 88.6 miles away from the city center
On 11/11/2001 at 16:00:29, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MD, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 18.4 miles away from Mount Spokane center
On 8/17/1994 at 06:56:49, a magnitude 4.1 (3.6 ML, 4.1 ML, Depth: 1.0 mi) earthquake occurred 67.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/25/2001 at 14:15:23, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MD, 3.5 ML, Depth: 6.8 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 18.5 miles away from the city center
On 1/20/1998 at 16:33:06, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 ML, 3.7 MD, Depth: 4.5 mi) earthquake occurred 95.6 miles away from Mount Spokane center
On 6/28/1998 at 07:35:32, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MD, 3.6 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 92.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Spokane County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Snows: 2, Fires: 2, Floods: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals/medical centers near Mount Spokane:

  • FMC POST FALLS DIALYSIS UNIT (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; POST FALLS, ID)
  • NORTHWEST SPECIALTY HOSPITAL (Hospital, Acute Care Hospitals, Proprietary, about 14 miles away; POST FALLS, ID)
  • NORTHERN IDAHO ADVANCED CARE HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 15 miles away; POST FALLS, ID)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Mount Spokane:

  • Whitworth University (about 17 miles; Spokane, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,381)
  • Spokane Community College (about 18 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 4,944)
  • North Idaho College (about 20 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; FT enrollment: 3,090)
  • Gonzaga University (about 20 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 5,437)
  • Spokane Falls Community College (about 22 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 4,852)
  • Eastern Washington University (about 35 miles; Cheney, WA; FT enrollment: 9,533)
  • Washington State University (about 79 miles; Pullman, WA; FT enrollment: 21,748)

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Notable locations in Mount Spokane: Camp Fosseen (A), Cooks Cabin (B), Foothills (C), Fothills (D), Homestead Campground (E), Mount Saint Charles Ranch (F), Mount Spokane Fire Station (G), Homestead Campground (H), Spokane County Fire District 13 Newman Lake Fire and Rescue Station 1 (I), Spokane County Fire District 13 Newman Lake Fire and Rescue Station 2 (J), Spokane County Fire District 4 Station 48 Mount Spokane (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Saint Josephs Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Swamps: Newman Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Burping Brook (A), McCabe Creek (B), North Fork Blanchard Creek (C), Ross Creek (D), Schackle Creek (E), South Fork Deadman Creek (F), Thompson Creek (G), Litter Creek (H), Shackle Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Mount Spokane: Mount Spokane State Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

 
Spokane County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
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AQI  PM10 PM2.5 Ozone  NO2

Air Quality Index (AQI)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2010 was 29.7. This is about average.
City:

29.7
U.S.:

32.0
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 21.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.9 miles away from the city center.
City:

21.9
U.S.:

22.1
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.10. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.0 miles away from the city center.
City:

8.10
U.S.:

9.59
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2003 was 1.13. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 19.1 miles away from the city center.
City:

1.13
U.S.:

0.57


Average household size:
This place:  2.7 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  80.7%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  4.8%
Whole state:  7.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

6.8%
Whole state:

10.6%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

3.4%
Whole state:

4.6%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Mount Spokane, WA

14 people in workers’ group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
21 people in other group homes in 2000
3 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000

Mount Spokane compared to Washington state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


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Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (40%)
  • Utility gas (30%)
  • Wood (16%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6%)
  • Other fuel (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Mount Spokane CCD (based on Spokane County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 36.11%
Here36.1%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaSouthern Baptist ConventionPresbyterian Church (USA)
Adherents37.9%9.4%7.1%5.7%5.3%
Congregations8.4%12.3%6.8%5.2%5.8%
Name Non-Charismatic Churches IndependentUnited Methodist ChurchLutheran ChurchAssemblies of GodOther
Adherents3.9%3.7%2.9%2.9%21.1%
Congregations1.9%5.8%2.9%4.9%45.8%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 82
Spokane County:

1.80 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 8
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 28
Spokane County:

0.61 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 118
Spokane County:

2.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 281
Here:

6.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.2%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Spokane County:

27.2%
Washington:

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

9.7%
State:

13.9%

6.39% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($39,237 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.39%
Washington average:

7.86%

0.15% of residents moved from foreign countries ($672 average AGI)
Spokane County:

0.15%
Washington average:

0.26%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Kootenai County, ID  0.44% ($39,436 average AGI)
from King County, WA  0.43% ($42,564)
from Stevens County, WA  0.34% ($34,122)


5.72% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,258 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.72%
Washington average:

7.07%

0.15% of residents moved to foreign countries ($840 average AGI)
Spokane County:

0.15%
Washington average:

0.16%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to King County, WA  0.52% ($34,350 average AGI)
to Kootenai County, ID  0.33% ($37,218)
to Stevens County, WA  0.26% ($36,067)

Strongest AM radio stations in Mount Spokane:

  • KXLY (920 AM; 20 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMJY (700 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, WA; Owner: JAMES E. AND HELEN G. STARGEL)
  • KQNT (590 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVNI (1080 AM; 10 kW; COEUR D' ALENE, ID; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • KJRB (790 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTRW (970 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: KTRW, LLC)
  • KDRK (1050 AM; 5 kW; DISHMAN, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KAQQ (1280 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA)
  • KMBI (1330 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KQQQ (1150 AM; 25 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Mount Spokane:

  • KXLY-FM (99.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KCDA (103.1 FM; POST FALLS, ID; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KICR (102.3 FM; COEUR D'ALENE, ID; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KDRK-FM (93.7 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KIXZ-FM (96.1 FM; OPPORTUNITY, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMBI-FM (107.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • KPBX-FM (91.1 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KHTQ (94.5 FM; HAYDEN, ID; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • KZZU-FM (92.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: QUEENB)
  • KEYF-FM (101.1 FM; CHENEY, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KISC (98.1 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZBD (105.7 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KEZE (96.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • KAGU (88.7 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: GONZAGA UNIVERSITY TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION)
  • KKZX (98.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSFC (91.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KEEH (104.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: UPPER COLUMBIA MEDIA ASSOCIATION)
  • KYWL (103.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMJY-FM (104.5 FM; NEWPORT, WA; Owner: ALC COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KEWU-FM (89.5 FM; CHENEY, WA; Owner: EASTERN WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Mount Spokane:

  • KXLY-TV (Channel 4; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K59BW (Channel 59; BONNERS FERRY, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • KREM-TV (Channel 2; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KHQ-TV (Channel 6; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: KHQ, INCORPORATED)
  • KAYU-TV (Channel 28; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: MOUNTAIN LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSPS-TV (Channel 7; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE SCHOOL DISTRICT #81)
  • KSKN (Channel 22; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: KSKN TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K09FZ (Channel 9; SPOKANE, ETC., WA; Owner: SPOKANE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KGPX (Channel 34; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: PAXSON SPOKANE LICENSE, INC.)
  • K14IF (Channel 14; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)

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