For population 25 years and over in Nespelem:
For population 15 years and over in Nespelem town:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2011: $2,136 (2.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spokane, WA (80.2 miles , pop. 195,629).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (152.8 miles , pop. 480,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (974.4 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Nespelem Community, WA (0.8 miles ), Elmer City, WA (3.4 miles ), Colville Reservation, WA (3.6 miles ), Coulee Dam, WA (3.7 miles ), Grand Coulee, WA (4.0 miles ), Electric City, WA (4.1 miles ), Colville Reservation, WA (4.6 miles ), North Omak, WA (5.4 miles ).
Latitude: 48.17 N, Longitude: 118.98 W
Area code: 509
Population change in the 1990s: +29 (+15.8%).
Work and jobs in Nespelem: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Nespelem, Washington
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Nespelem-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Washington state average. It is 44% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 6/24/1997 at 14:23:12, a magnitude 4.6 (3.9 MB, 4.6 MD, Depth: 4.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 44.3 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 80.2 miles away from Nespelem center
On 4/15/1991 at 05:31:13, a magnitude 3.6 (3.0 MB, 3.6 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 43.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/24/1997 at 14:36:02, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 MD, Depth: 2.5 mi) earthquake occurred 44.0 miles away from the city center
On 7/4/1997 at 10:45:38, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 MD, 3.3 ML, Depth: 4.0 mi) earthquake occurred 57.5 miles away from Nespelem center
On 6/25/2001 at 14:15:23, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MD, 3.5 ML, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 80.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Okanogan County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 9, Floods: 4, Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Nespelem:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Nespelem:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 52.2%
(33.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 57.6% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Nespelem compared to Washington state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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1996 Presidential Elections Results
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2012 Presidential Elections Results
Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results
Religion statistics for Nespelem (based on Okanogan County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 25.75%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 17
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 5
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 26
Number of full-service restaurants: 41
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.69% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($38,789 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.75% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,364 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($247 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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TV broadcast stations around Nespelem:
Nespelem fatal accident list:
Apr 11, 1979 09:10 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:4
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:2
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents: