Ronald, Washington

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Population in 2010: 308. Population change since 2000: +16.2%
Males: 203  (65.9%)
Females: 105  (34.1%)
Median resident age:  57.8 years
Washington median age:  37.4 years

Zip codes: 98940.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,726 (it was $39,063 in 2000)
Ronald:

$35,726
WA:

$58,405

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $25,441 (it was $26,415 in 2000)

Ronald CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $168,890 (it was $113,500 in 2000)
Ronald:

$168,890
WA:

$250,800
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  • Races in Ronald, WA (2010)

    Ronald races chart
    • 28291.6%White alone
    • 113.6%Hispanic
    • 82.6%Two or more races
    • 51.6%American Indian alone
    • 20.6%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Ronald: 100.0 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: English (9.3%), German (9.3%), French (7.2%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Land area: 0.80 square miles.

Population density: 386 people per square mile   (very low).

Ronald,WA real estate house value index trend

Ronald, Washington map

For population 25 years and over in Ronald:

  • High school or higher: 82.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.6%
  • Unemployed: 9.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.3 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ronald CDP:

  • Never married: 72.5%
  • Now married: 0.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 27.5%



According to our research of Washington and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Ronald, Washington as of August 03, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Ronald to the number of sex offenders is 308 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,744 (1.0%)

Ronald satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Enumclaw Plateau, WA (39.5 miles , pop. 53,853).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (59.5 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (919.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Roslyn, WA (1.1 miles ), South Cle Elum, WA (2.2 miles ), Cle Elum, WA (2.2 miles ), Easton, WA (2.7 miles ), Manastash, WA (3.8 miles ), Cliffdell, WA (4.5 miles) , Thorp, WA (4.5 miles ), Snoqualmie Pass, WA (4.6 miles ).

Latitude: 47.24 N, Longitude: 121.03 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 509

Ronald household income distribution Ronald home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.3%
Washington:

5.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (52%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (48%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Retail trade (100%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (52%)
  • Material moving occupations (48%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Sales and related occupations (100%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)
  • Community and social service occupations (0%)

Work and jobs in Ronald: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Ronald, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Ronald-area historical earthquake activity is near Washington state average. It is 151% 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 69.2 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 73.7 miles away from Ronald 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 61.6 miles away from the city center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 411.7 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 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 104.5 miles away from Ronald 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 53.4 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 Kittitas County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 9, Storms: 5, Mudslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Landslides: 2, Drought: 1, Earthquake: 1, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Ronald:

  • REED HILL CONVALESCENT AND REHAB CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; CLE ELUM, WA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ronald:

  • Central Washington University (about 28 miles; Ellensburg, WA; Full-time enrollment: 10,960)
  • Wenatchee Valley College (about 36 miles; Wenatchee, WA; FT enrollment: 2,951)
  • Yakima Valley Community College (about 51 miles; Yakima, WA; FT enrollment: 3,632)
  • Green River Community College (about 55 miles; Auburn, WA; FT enrollment: 7,425)
  • Renton Technical College (about 57 miles; Renton, WA; FT enrollment: 2,549)
  • Bellevue College (about 58 miles; Bellevue, WA; FT enrollment: 10,940)
  • Pierce College at Puyallup (about 59 miles; Puyallup, WA; FT enrollment: 2,529)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Ronald, WA has a Post Office, one grocery store, one tavern/restaraunt, no school within the town itself (it is 4 miles away), no gas station, no public transportation, and no other types of business. A very quiet rural community.

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Notable location: Kittitas County Fire District 6 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Kittitas County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 12.3%
Average household size:
This place:  2.3 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  58.8%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  8.8%
Whole state:  7.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.7% of all households

Ronald compared to Washington state average:

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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

12.0
Washington average:

11.4

Ronald travel time to work - commute Ronald mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (41%)
  • Wood (41%)
  • Electricity (17%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Ronald CDP (based on Kittitas County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic4,8003
Evangelical Protestant3,42725
Other1,97310
Mainline Protestant1,34611
None29,369-
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: 12
Kittitas County:

3.14 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.26 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Kittitas County:

0.79 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Kittitas County:

4.98 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 51
Here:

13.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.26 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

6.2%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Kittitas County:

21.8%
Washington:

25.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

11.4%
State:

13.9%

9.12% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,342 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.12%
Washington average:

6.54%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from King County, WA  2.02% ($50,496 average AGI)
from Yakima County, WA  0.89% ($26,689)
from Snohomish County, WA  0.72% ($45,000)


9.16% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,706 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.16%
Washington average:

6.20%

0.08% of residents moved to foreign countries ($390 average AGI)
Kittitas County:

0.08%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to King County, WA  2.00% ($30,496 average AGI)
to Yakima County, WA  0.84% ($31,946)
to Pierce County, WA  0.67% ($35,833)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ronald:

  • KIXI (880 AM; 50 kW; MERCER ISLAND/SEATTL, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KJR (950 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA)
  • KGNW (820 AM; 50 kW; BURIEN-SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KOMO (1000 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KYCW (1090 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KRKO (1380 AM; 50 kW; EVERETT, WA; Owner: S-R BROADCASTING, CO.)
  • KNWX (1210 AM; 28 kW; AUBURN-FEDERAL WAY, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KKOL (1300 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KPQ (560 AM; 5 kW; WENATCHEE, WA; Owner: WESTCOAST BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KYAK (930 AM; 10 kW; YAKIMA, WA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ronald:

  • KPQ-FM (102.1 FM; WENATCHEE, WA; Owner: WESCOAST BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KNWR (90.7 FM; ELLENSBURG, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KOHO-FM (101.1 FM; LEAVENWORTH, WA; Owner: ICICLE BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCSH (88.9 FM; ELLENSBURG, WA; Owner: LIFETALK RADIO, INC.)
  • K201EX (88.1 FM; GREENWATER, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, 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.)
  • 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.)
  • KBSG-FM (97.3 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMTT (103.7 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KNDD (107.7 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KXLE-FM (95.3 FM; ELLENSBURG, WA; Owner: KXLE, INC.)
  • KYPT (96.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KQBE (103.1 FM; ELLENSBURG, WA; Owner: PEAK COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KPLW (89.9 FM; WENATCHEE, WA; Owner: GROWING CHRISTIAN FOUNDATION)
  • K232CV (94.3 FM; ELLENSBURG, WA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

6
  • Jerri L Janjua, 17748 15th Ave. Ne (Lat: 47.758889 Lon: -122.312500), Type: 39.0, Overall height: 38.1 m
    Registrant: 6783394277, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, ONE VERIZON PLACE (MC: GA3B1REG)
  • TERRIAH R LUCERO, 17748 15th Ave. Ne (Lat: 47.758889 Lon: -122.312500), Type: 39.0, Overall height: 38.1 m
    Registrant: 7209471486, , 1860 LINCOLN 11TH FLOOR
  • Jerri L Janjua, 17748 15th Ave. Ne (Lat: 47.758889 Lon: -122.312500), Type: 39.0, Overall height: 38.1 m
    Registrant: 7707971070, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY, #150 GASA5REG
  • Jerri L Janjua, 17748 15th Ave. Ne (Lat: 47.758889 Lon: -122.312500), Type: 39.0, Overall height: 38.1 m
    Registrant: 7707970107, Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY, #150 GASA5REG
  • 17748 15th Ave. Ne (Lat: 47.759167 Lon: -122.312500), Type: 29.9, Overall height: 29 m
    Registrant: 3032556127, Jmorton@uswest.Com, ROOM 201, 12121 GRANT STREET
  • 17748 15th Ave. Ne (Lat: 47.758889 Lon: -122.312500), Type: 39.0, Overall height: 38.1 m
    Registrant: 3032556127, Jmorton@uswest.Com, R201, 12121 GRANT STREET

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • VERIZON TWR, 17748 15th Ave. Ne (Lat: 47.758972 Lon: -122.312528), Type: Tower, Structure height: 38.1 m, Overall height: 39 m, Call Sign: WQOB302
    Assigned Frequencies: 11325.0 MHz, 11285.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/01/2011, Expiration Date: 08/01/2021, Certifier: Scott Hatfield
    Registrant: Adcomm Engineering Company, 3929 184th Place Se, Bothell, WA 98012, Phone: (425) 821-8827, Fax: (425) 488-3952, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

13 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ronald)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 4
  • Service Call: 8

Incident types - Ronald

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ronald, WA
Most common first names in Ronald, WA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William681.0 years
James375.3 years
Andrew374.3 years
Mary382.1 years
Robert385.6 years
George285.0 years
Charles272.0 years
Charlotte284.5 years
John259.0 years
Gloria271.6 years
Most common last names in Ronald, WA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Kittelson465.5 years
Vlahovich480.2 years
Allen383.0 years
Briski376.7 years
Jacobs285.5 years
Giustino283.0 years
Cresto278.6 years
Chambers280.0 years
Chapman264.0 years
Favero278.5 years
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