For population 25 years and over in Olympic:
For population 15 years and over in Olympic CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lakewood, WA (37.4 miles , pop. 58,211).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (47.9 miles , pop. 563,374).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (952.2 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Skokomish Reservation, WA (2.4 miles ), Skokomish, WA (2.4 miles ), Shelton, WA (3.5 miles ), South Shore, WA (3.7 miles ), Tahuya, WA (4.0 miles ), Kamilche, WA (4.0 miles ), McCleary, WA (4.5 miles ), Allyn-Grapeview, WA (4.5 miles ).
Latitude: 47.35 N, Longitude: 123.27 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 360
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Olympic: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Olympic, Washington
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Olympic-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Washington state average. It is 117% 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 36.9 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 37.2 miles away from Olympic 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 44.1 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 20.2 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 78.8 miles away from Olympic center
On 2/14/1981 at 06:09:27, a magnitude 5.5 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 84.3 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 Mason County (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 11, Storms: 10, Mudslides: 6, Landslides: 5, Winter Storms: 4, Snows: 2, Winds: 2, Earthquakes: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
30 people in other group homes in 2000
Olympic compared to Washington state average:
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Religion statistics for Olympic (based on Mason County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 23.51%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 10
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 22
Number of full-service restaurants: 32
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
10.62% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($43,134 average adjusted gross income)
0.14% of residents moved from foreign countries ($595 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.20% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,221 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($123 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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