Priest Point, Washington

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Population in July 2007: 864.
Males: 436  (50.6%)
Females: 428  (49.4%)
Median resident age:

44.0 years
Washington median age:

35.3 years

Zip codes: 98271.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $88,056 (it was $52,344 in 2000)
Priest Point:

$88,056
WA:

$78,687

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $46,202 (it was $26,322 in 2000)

Priest Point CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $624,704 (it was $249,300 in 2000)
Priest Point:

$624,704
WA:

$387,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $499,390; detached houses: $538,097; townhouses or other attached units: $398,947; in 2-unit structures: $493,570; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $373,673; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $331,060; mobile homes: $199,636; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $173,110
March 2019 cost of living index in Priest Point: 135.1 (high, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Priest Point, WA (2000)
    • 63481.4%White alone
    • 9311.9%American Indian alone
    • 253.2%Two or more races
    • 131.7%Hispanic
    • 60.8%Asian alone
    • 50.6%Black alone
    • 20.3%Other race alone
    • 10.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

Races in Priest Point detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Ancestries: English (22.0%), German (19.4%), Irish (15.7%), Norwegian (10.8%), Swedish (5.4%), Danish (3.9%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Land area: 0.64 square miles.

Population density: 1,341 people per square mile   (low).

Priest Point, Washington map

31 residents are foreign born (1.4% Latin America, 1.0% North America, 0.6% Europe, 0.6% Asia).

This place:

4.0%
Washington:

10.4%
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Priest Point CDP:

1.3% ($3,267)
Washington:

1.2% ($1,915)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Everett, WA (5.3 miles , pop. 91,488).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (28.8 miles , pop. 563,374).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (985.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Shaker Church, WA (1.1 miles ),
Tulalip, WA (1.7 miles ),
Tulalip Bay, WA (1.8 miles ),
Marysville, WA (1.9 miles ),
Hat Island, WA (2.1 miles),
Stimson Crossing, WA (2.2 miles ),
John Sam Lake, WA (2.2 miles ),
Everett, WA (2.3 miles )

Latitude: 48.04 N, Longitude: 122.23 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 360

Distribution of median household income in Priest Point, WA in 2019

Property values in Priest Point, WA

Priest Point satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.8%
Washington:

5.9%
Most common industries in Priest Point, WA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (16.3%)
  • Educational services (8.5%)
  • Health care (7.9%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (6.1%)
  • Public administration (5.2%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (5.2%)
  • Accommodation & food services (3.8%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (23.2%)
  • Public administration (7.2%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (5.7%)
  • Educational services (5.7%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.6%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.1%)
  • Health care (4.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (12.8%)
  • Educational services (12.1%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (8.7%)
  • Construction (7.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.7%)
  • Personal & laundry services (6.0%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (4.7%)
Most common occupations in Priest Point, WA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.1%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (5.8%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.2%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.8%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (3.8%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.2%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (2.6%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.2%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6.7%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.2%)
  • Supervisors, construction and extraction workers (4.1%)
  • Carpenters (3.1%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention workers, including supervisors (3.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6.0%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4.7%)
  • Registered nurses (4.7%)

Average climate in Priest Point, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Priest Point, Washington average temperatures Priest Point, Washington average precipitation Priest Point, Washington humidity Priest Point, Washington wind speed Priest Point, Washington snowfall Priest Point, Washington sunshine Priest Point, Washington clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 79.1. This is about average.

City:

79.1
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2005 was 0.803. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.803
U.S.:

0.267
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 8.16. This is about average. Closest monitor was 3.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

8.16
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 0.00519. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 19.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00519
U.S.:

0.00984

Earthquake activity:

Priest Point-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Washington state average. It is 1194% 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 55.9 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.8 MD, Depth: 32.2 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 65.6 miles away from the city center
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.5 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.8 MW) earthquake occurred 67.5 miles away from Priest Point 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 50.0 miles away from Priest Point 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 82.2 miles away from Priest Point 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 26.5 miles away from Priest Point 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 Snohomish County (31) is a lot greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 27
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 21, Storms: 17, Mudslides: 14, Landslides: 10, Winter Storms: 6, Winds: 5, Earthquakes: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Priest Point topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Priest Point:

  • LIFE CARE AT HOME OF WA (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; MARYSVILLE, WA)
  • PROVIDENCE REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER EVERETT Acute Care Hospitals (about 3 miles away; EVERETT, WA)
  • HAVENWOOD CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MARYSVILLE, WA)
  • MARYSVILLE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; MARYSVILLE, WA)
  • MADELEINE VILLA HEALTH CARE C (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; MARYSVILLE, WA)
  • PROVIDENCE HOSPICE AND HOME CARE OF SNOHOMISH CO (Home Health Center, about 5 miles away; EVERETT, WA)
  • PROVIDENCE HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 5 miles away; EVERETT, WA)

Amtrak stations near Priest Point:

  • 5 miles: EVERETT (2900 BOND ST.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, taxi stand, public transit connection.
  • 18 miles: EDMONDS (211 RAILROAD AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, paid short-term parking, paid long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.
  • 18 miles: MONROE (RED BARN UNOCAL) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Priest Point:

  • Everett Community College (about 3 miles; Everett, WA; Full-time enrollment: 5,818)
  • Edmonds Community College (about 16 miles; Lynnwood, WA; FT enrollment: 7,271)
  • University of Washington-Bothell Campus (about 20 miles; Bothell, WA; FT enrollment: 3,902)
  • Cascadia Community College (about 20 miles; Bothell, WA; FT enrollment: 2,238)
  • Shoreline Community College (about 21 miles; Shoreline, WA; FT enrollment: 5,026)
  • Lake Washington Institute of Technology (about 24 miles; Kirkland, WA; FT enrollment: 2,947)
  • Seattle Community College-North Campus (about 24 miles; Seattle, WA; FT enrollment: 4,220)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Priest Point Grange (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Ebey Slough (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Snohomish County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.5 people
Washington:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

73.9%
Whole state:

66.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

7.5%
Whole state:

6.1%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

6.9%
Whole state:

10.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

3.1%
Whole state:

4.6%

For population 15 years and over in Priest Point:

Marital status in Priest Point, WA
  • Never married: 17.9%
  • Now married: 63.0%
  • Separated: 1.4%
  • Widowed: 6.7%
  • Divorced: 11.0%

For population 25 years and over in Priest Point:

  • High school or higher: 90.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.6%
  • Unemployed: 5.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.1
Washington average:

11.3

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Priest Point, WA (based on Snohomish County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant85,354327
Catholic75,39316
Other34,27090
Mainline Protestant21,64271
Orthodox1,9436
Black Protestant4064
None494,327-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 121
Here:

1.79 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 12
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 96
Snohomish County:

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 172
Snohomish County:

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 469
Snohomish County:

6.95 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

8.26 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.5%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

27.4%
Washington:

25.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.3%
Washington:

13.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Priest Point:

49.4%
Washington:

49.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

45.3%
Washington:

45.8%

Average BMI:
This city:

29.7
State:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
Priest Point:

22.5%
Washington:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Priest Point:

12.9%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Priest Point:

6.8
Washington:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

38.7%
State:

32.6%

General health condition:
This city:

54.7%
Washington:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.6%
Washington:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Priest Point, WA Residents

7.58% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($63,497 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.58%
Washington average:

7.39%

0.06% of residents moved from foreign countries ($509 average AGI)
Snohomish County:

0.06%
Washington average:

0.11%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from King County, WA  3.60% ($71,246 average AGI)
from Pierce County, WA  0.19% ($51,452)
from Island County, WA  0.18% ($53,679)


6.02% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($64,105 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.02%
Washington average:

6.40%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($842 average AGI)
Snohomish County:

0.08%
Washington average:

0.13%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to King County, WA  2.37% ($69,312 average AGI)
to Pierce County, WA  0.26% ($53,690)
to Skagit County, WA  0.22% ($58,281)

Strongest AM radio stations in Priest Point:

  • KRKO (1380 AM; 50 kW; EVERETT, WA; Owner: S-R BROADCASTING, CO.)
  • KIXI (880 AM; 50 kW; MERCER ISLAND/SEATTL, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KKOL (1300 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KGNW (820 AM; 50 kW; BURIEN-SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KOMO (1000 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KWYZ (1230 AM; 1 kW; EVERETT, WA; Owner: RADIO HANKOOK, INC.)
  • KYCW (1090 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KCIS (630 AM; 5 kW; EDMONDS, WA; Owner: CRISTA MINISTRIES)
  • KAPS (660 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KJR (950 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA)
  • KRPI (1550 AM; 50 kW; FERNDALE, WA; Owner: BBC BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Priest Point:

  • KSER (90.7 FM; EVERETT, WA; Owner: KSER FOUNDATION)
  • KISW (99.9 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • K205DL (88.9 FM; GRANITE FALLS/EVERET, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KQBZ (100.7 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KCMS (105.3 FM; EDMONDS, WA; Owner: CRISTA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • K213BM (90.5 FM; EVERETT, ETC., WA; Owner: JACK STRAW FOUNDATION)
  • KMTT (103.7 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KNDD (107.7 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • K206CU (89.1 FM; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KYPT (96.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KBSG-FM (97.3 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KBKS (106.1 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KING-FM (98.1 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: CLASSIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KLSY-FM (92.5 FM; BELLEVUE, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO INC.)
  • KPLU-FM (88.5 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: PACIFIC LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • KWJZ (98.9 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ORCA RADIO, INC.)
  • KZOK-FM (102.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KMPS-FM (94.1 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KSVR (91.7 FM; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF SKAGIT VALLEY COLLEGE)
  • KRWM (106.9 FM; BREMERTON, WA; Owner: SEASCAPE RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Priest Point:

  • KING-TV (Channel 5; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSTW (Channel 11; TACOMA, WA; Owner: UPN TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • K58DP (Channel 58; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KTWB-TV (Channel 22; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KOMO-TV (Channel 4; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE TV, L.L.C.)
  • K29ED (Channel 29; EVERETT, WA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KIRO-TV (Channel 7; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: KIRO-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KCTS-TV (Channel 9; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: KCTS TELEVISION)
  • KHCV (Channel 45; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: NORTH PACIFIC INTERNATIONAL TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KWPX (Channel 33; BELLEVUE, WA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • K58BW (Channel 58; EVERETT, WA; Owner: KIRO-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K57HB (Channel 57; EUREKA, CA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • KONG-TV (Channel 16; EVERETT, WA; Owner: KONG-TV, INC.)

Priest Point fatal accident list:

Mar 26, 2005 01:30 PM, Marine De Nw, Lat: 48.038310, Lon: -122.243670, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$260,1402$240,78010$240,4761$249,4401$256,590
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$357,6200$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$127,1701$168,3704$260,8630$01$137,150
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$188,2800$03$278,7670$01$120,820
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$236,9700$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0530.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2008
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$204,200
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2008 2007 2006 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0530.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Priest Point, WA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Priest Point, WA - Value


Priest Point compared to Washington state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
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