For population 25 years and over in Okanogan:
For population 15 years and over in Okanogan city:
128 residents are foreign born (3.6% Latin America, 0.8% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,233 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spokane, WA (111.3 miles , pop. 195,629).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (130.4 miles , pop. 480,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (989.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Omak, WA (2.0 miles ), North Omak, WA (2.7 miles ), Riverside, WA (3.2 miles ), Conconully, WA (3.9 miles) , Brewster-Wakefield, WA (4.2 miles ), Colville Reservation, WA (4.3 miles ), Brewster, WA (4.6 miles ), Tonasket-Pine Creek, WA (4.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 48.37 N, Longitude: 119.58 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 509
Population change in the 1990s: +112 (+4.7%).
Work and jobs in Okanogan: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Okanogan, Washington
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Okanogan-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Washington state average. It is 21% 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 14.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/18/1994 at 07:01:07, a magnitude 4.3 (3.9 MB, 4.2 ML, 4.3 MD, Depth: 0.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.7 miles away from Okanogan center
On 6/24/1997 at 14:36:02, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 MD, Depth: 2.5 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 14.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/15/1991 at 05:31:13, a magnitude 3.6 (3.0 MB, 3.6 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 28.0 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 49.3 miles away from Okanogan center
On 12/26/2003 at 10:07:45, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 MD, Depth: 0.2 mi) earthquake occurred 26.8 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).
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Public high schools in Okanogan:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Okanogan:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Okanogan and their reported violations in the past:OKANOGAN COUNTY FAIR WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 867, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:OUR LADY OF VALLEY CATHOLIC CHURCH (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 19.0%
(17.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 27.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 20.8% for American Indian residents, 61.5% for other race residents, 42.4% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
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Okanogan compared to Washington state average:
Banks with branches in Okanogan (2011 data):
Fire-safe hotels and motels in Okanogan, Washington:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
1996 2000 2008 2012
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2012 Presidential Elections Results
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Religion statistics for Okanogan (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
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Okanogan government finances in 2002(per resident):
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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Okanogan fatal accident list:
Apr 6, 1993 10:50 PM, Firstavesw, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
May 8, 1977 05:10 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 7
Total length: 26 meters (85ft)
Total costs: $18,295,000
Total average daily traffic: 11,660
Total average daily truck traffic: 837
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 15,166
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Okanogan)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Okanogan, WA)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 43 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Okanogan)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Okanogan)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 29 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Okanogan, WA
State forum archive:
Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2014.