For population 25 years and over in Omak:
For population 15 years and over in Omak city:
215 residents are foreign born (3.5% Latin America, 1.1% Asia).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,196 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spokane, WA (110.3 miles , pop. 195,629).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (134.0 miles , pop. 480,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (992.5 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: North Omak, WA (1.9 miles ), Okanogan, WA (2.0 miles ), Riverside, WA (2.5 miles ), Conconully, WA (3.8 miles) , Colville Reservation, WA (4.2 miles ), Tonasket-Pine Creek, WA (4.5 miles ), Tonasket, WA (4.6 miles ), Brewster-Wakefield, WA (4.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 48.41 N, Longitude: 119.52 W
Daytime population change due to commuting: +1,835 (+38.3%)
Area code: 509
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Omak detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 13 (11 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +556 (+13.3%).
Work and jobs in Omak: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Omak, Washington
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Omak-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Washington state average. It is 27% 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 16.7 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 97.5 miles away from Omak 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 17.0 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 31.9 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 53.1 miles away from Omak center
On 12/26/2003 at 10:07:45, a magnitude 3.4 (3.4 MD, Depth: 0.2 mi) earthquake occurred 24.2 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).
Birthplace of: Joe Feddersen - Colville painter, Don McCormack - Baseball player.
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Omak and their reported violations in the past:ASTON ESTATES (Population served: 128, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 19.9%
(19.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 29.3% for American Indian residents, 17.3% for other race residents, 7.4% for two or more races residents)
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Religion statistics for Omak (based on Okanogan County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 25.75%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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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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Omak 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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Omak fatal accident list:
Sep 6, 2002 09:28 PM, Sr-215, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
Dec 22, 2002 05:05 PM, Sr-215, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Apr 13, 2000 06:56 PM, Us-97, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Feb 10, 1992 05:24 PM, 215, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 28, 1980 07:20 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 5, 1976 07:02 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 8
Total length: 65 meters (213ft)
Total costs: $76,616,000
Total average daily traffic: 34,526
Total average daily truck traffic: 3,478
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Omak)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Omak, WA)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 47 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Omak)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 48 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Omak)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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