For population 25 years and over in Point Roberts:
For population 15 years and over in Point Roberts CCD:
0 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bellingham, WA (31.1 miles , pop. 67,171).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (100.1 miles , pop. 563,374).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (1058.5 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Blaine, WA (3.7 miles ), Birch Bay, WA (3.8 miles ), Custer, WA (4.4 miles ), Ferndale, WA (4.8 miles ), Lummi Reservation, WA (4.9 miles ), Orcas, WA (4.9 miles ), Lynden, WA (5.2 miles ), Marietta-Alderwood, WA (5.2 miles ).
Latitude: 48.99 N, Longitude: 123.05 W
Area code: 360
Unemployment in August 2012:
Work and jobs in Point Roberts: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Point Roberts, Washington
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Point Roberts-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Washington state average. It is 23% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 100.0 miles away from the city center
On 4/14/1990 at 05:33:26, a magnitude 5.2 (4.4 MB, 4.1 MS, 5.2 ML, Depth: 7.8 mi) earthquake occurred 41.7 miles away from Point Roberts center
On 6/23/1997 at 19:13:27, a magnitude 5.0 (5.0 MB, 4.9 MD, Depth: 4.5 mi) earthquake occurred 98.8 miles away from the city center
On 4/25/2003 at 10:02:12, a magnitude 4.8 (4.5 MB, 4.6 MW, 4.8 MD, Depth: 31.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 91.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/23/2005 at 20:53:15, a magnitude 4.4 (4.4 MW, 4.0 MD) earthquake occurred 42.6 miles away from Point Roberts center
On 4/2/1990 at 11:13:22, a magnitude 4.3 (4.2 MB, 4.3 MD, Depth: 0.5 mi) earthquake occurred 40.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Whatcom County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 14
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 8, Mudslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Snows: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Wind: 1, Earthquake: 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)
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Point Roberts compared to Washington state average:
Banks with branches in Point Roberts (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Point Roberts (based on Whatcom County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 29.37%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 34
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 16
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 73
Number of full-service restaurants: 184
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
7.37% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($44,012 average adjusted gross income)
0.19% of residents moved from foreign countries ($827 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.88% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($33,823 average adjusted gross income)
0.23% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,303 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Antenna Towers:2
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:3
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:17 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Point Roberts)
FAA Registered Aircraft:9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Point Roberts)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Point Roberts, WA
Total of 20 patent applications in 2008-2013.