Sammamish, Washington

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Population in 2017: 64,548 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +89.3%
Males: 31,856  (49.4%)
Females: 32,692  (50.6%)
Median resident age:

38.6 years
Washington median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 98074, 98075.

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Estimated median household income in 2017: $168,758 (it was $101,592 in 2000)
Sammamish:

$168,758
WA:

$70,979

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $66,147 (it was $42,971 in 2000)

Sammamish city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $858,020 (it was $362,900 in 2000)
Sammamish:

$858,020
WA:

$339,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $884,368; detached houses: $921,266; townhouses or other attached units: $520,404; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $408,165; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $446,738; mobile homes: $238,868

Median gross rent in 2017: $2,361.

March 2019 cost of living index in Sammamish: 120.6 (high, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 2.4%
(2.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.2% for Black residents, 5.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 1.7% for American Indian residents, 11.4% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Sammamish, WA (2010)
    • 32,90971.9%White alone
    • 8,84119.3%Asian alone
    • 1,8043.9%Hispanic
    • 1,5513.4%Two or more races
    • 4270.9%Black alone
    • 1060.2%American Indian alone
    • 960.2%Other race alone
    • 460.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Crime rates in Sammamish by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
3
(4.6)
1
(1.5)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
8
(23.0)
5
(14.3)
2
(5.7)
6
(17.0)
5
(12.2)
6
(13.9)
8
(17.2)
7
(14.8)
4
(8.0)
3
(5.9)
5
(9.5)
9
(16.9)
N/AN/A
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(2.9)
1
(2.9)
3
(8.5)
3
(8.5)
2
(4.9)
4
(9.3)
1
(2.2)
1
(2.1)
1
(2.0)
1
(2.0)
3
(5.7)
2
(3.7)
1
(1.5)
6
(9.1)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
7
(20.2)
5
(14.3)
4
(11.3)
9
(25.4)
4
(9.8)
7
(16.3)
7
(15.1)
8
(17.0)
6
(12.0)
3
(5.9)
4
(7.6)
8
(15.0)
11
(17.0)
6
(9.1)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
96
(276.4)
99
(283.2)
143
(404.8)
103
(291.0)
69
(169.0)
95
(220.7)
107
(230.1)
109
(231.1)
89
(178.7)
131
(256.8)
79
(150.9)
84
(157.3)
91
(140.3)
86
(131.1)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
404
(1,163)
329
(941.2)
386
(1,093)
307
(867.4)
263
(644.0)
275
(638.8)
235
(505.4)
221
(468.6)
175
(351.4)
232
(454.8)
304
(580.5)
327
(612.5)
312
(481.1)
260
(396.3)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
37
(106.5)
29
(83.0)
20
(56.6)
12
(33.9)
17
(41.6)
11
(25.6)
14
(30.1)
13
(27.6)
11
(22.1)
23
(45.1)
9
(17.2)
32
(59.9)
39
(60.1)
25
(38.1)
Arson
(per 100,000)
4
(11.5)
15
(42.9)
7
(19.8)
4
(11.3)
6
(14.7)
0
(0.0)
1
(2.2)
4
(8.5)
2
(4.0)
6
(11.8)
4
(7.6)
1
(1.9)
7
(10.8)
5
(7.6)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)97.779.385.979.054.160.256.253.037.850.246.057.958.146.7

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City-data.com crime index in Sammamish, WA

Crime rate in Sammamish detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 39 (31 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

0.47
Washington average:

1.42
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Ancestries: German (6.1%), European (5.8%), English (5.3%), American (4.7%), Irish (2.9%), Norwegian (2.9%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1999

Elevation: 54 feet

Land area: 18.1 square miles.

Population density: 3,575 people per square mile   (average).

Sammamish, Washington map

18,164 residents are foreign born (4.3% Europe).

This city:

28.0%
Washington:

13.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $7,143 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $7,200 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Issaquah Plateau, WA (3.7 miles , pop. 50,237).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (5.8 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (954.5 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Issaquah Plateau, WA (1.9 miles ),
West Lake Sammamish, WA (1.9 miles ),
Ames Lake, WA (2.0 miles ),
Union Hill-Novelty Hill, WA (2.2 miles ),
Issaquah, WA (2.3 miles ),
Eastgate, WA (2.3 miles ),
Bellevue, WA (2.3 miles ),
Redmond, WA (2.4 miles )

Latitude: 47.61 N, Longitude: 122.04 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -23,304 (-35.9%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 5,427 (17.0%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 425

Distribution of median household income in Sammamish, WA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Sammamish, WA in 2017

Property values in Sammamish, WA

Sammamish satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.3%
Washington:

5.2%
Most common industries in Sammamish, WA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (14.4%)
  • Educational services (7.7%)
  • Health care (7.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (6.6%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (6.3%)
  • Construction (4.7%)
  • Transportation equipment (4.6%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (16.1%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (7.8%)
  • Construction (7.3%)
  • Transportation equipment (6.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (5.5%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (4.1%)
  • Computer & electronic products (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (14.2%)
  • Health care (13.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (12.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.1%)
  • Publishing, motion picture & sound recording industries (4.4%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (3.2%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (3.1%)
Most common occupations in Sammamish, WA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Computer specialists (9.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.2%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Top executives (5.0%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4.8%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (3.4%)
  • Engineers (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Computer specialists (12.3%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (9.6%)
  • Top executives (6.9%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (6.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Engineers (5.3%)
  • Operations specialties managers, except financial managers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.5%)
  • Computer specialists (5.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.8%)
  • Registered nurses (4.5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.9%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (3.9%)

Average climate in Sammamish, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Sammamish, Washington average temperatures Sammamish, Washington average precipitation Sammamish, Washington humidity Sammamish, Washington wind speed Sammamish, Washington snowfall Sammamish, Washington sunshine Sammamish, Washington clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO NO2 SO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 85.0. This is about average.

City:

85.0
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2018 was 0.213. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.213
U.S.:

0.267
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 10.6. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

10.6
U.S.:

5.6
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.650. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 12.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.650
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 21.2. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.2
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 18.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 12.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

18.1
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.50. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 7.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.50
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 0.00350. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00350
U.S.:

0.00984

Earthquake activity:

Sammamish-area historical earthquake activity is near Washington state average. It is 145% 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 32.8 miles away from Sammamish 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 43.8 miles away from the city 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 24.3 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 67.5 miles away from Sammamish 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 20.9 miles away from the city center
On 2/14/1981 at 06:09:27, a magnitude 5.5 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 79.8 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 King County (27) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 26
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 19, Storms: 15, Mudslides: 9, Landslides: 7, Winter Storms: 6, Earthquakes: 2, Heavy Rains: 2, Winds: 2, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sammamish topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Sammamish:

  • MARIANWOOD (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; ISSAQUAH, WA)
  • PROVIDENCE MARIANWOOD (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; ISSAQUAH, WA)
  • EASTSIDE MEDICAL AND REHAB CENTER - 2ND (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; BELLEVUE, WA)
  • MISSION HEALTHCARE AT BELLEVUE (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; BELLEVUE, WA)
  • BELLEVUE CENTER NURSING FACILITY (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; BELLEVUE, WA)
  • SIGNATURE HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; BELLEVUE, WA)
  • PINEVILLA GUEST HOME (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; REDMOND, WA)

Amtrak stations near Sammamish:

  • 14 miles: SEATTLE (303 S. JACKSON ST.) . 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 car rental service, taxi stand, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 18 miles: MONROE (RED BARN UNOCAL) - Bus Station

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sammamish:

  • Bellevue College (about 6 miles; Bellevue, WA; Full-time enrollment: 10,940)
  • Lake Washington Institute of Technology (about 9 miles; Kirkland, WA; FT enrollment: 2,947)
  • Renton Technical College (about 11 miles; Renton, WA; FT enrollment: 2,549)
  • Cascadia Community College (about 13 miles; Bothell, WA; FT enrollment: 2,238)
  • University of Washington-Bothell Campus (about 13 miles; Bothell, WA; FT enrollment: 3,902)
  • Seattle University (about 13 miles; Seattle, WA; FT enrollment: 5,808)
  • Seattle Central College (about 14 miles; Seattle, WA; FT enrollment: 5,825)

Public high schools in Sammamish:

Private high schools in Sammamish:

  • EASTSIDE CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 841, Location: 232 228TH AVE SE, Grades: 6-12)
  • BRIGHTMONT ACADEMY - SAMMAMISH (Students: 12, Location: 711 228TH AVE NE, Grades: 7-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Sammamish:

Private elementary/middle school in Sammamish:

  • ARBOR SCHOOLS (Students: 105, Location: 1107 228TH AVE SE, Grades: PK-8)
See full list of schools located in Sammamish

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Sammamish: Sahalee Country Club (A), Sammamish Highlands Center (B), Inglewood Plaza (C), Monohon (D), Eastside Fire and Rescue Station 82 (E), Eastside Fire and Rescue Station 81 (F), Eastside Fire and Rescue Station 83 (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Churches in Sammamish include: The Church of Jesus Christ of Latter Day Saints (A), Community Church of Joy (B), Evergreen Christian Fellowship Church (C), Mary Queen of Peace Roman Catholic Church (D), Sammamish Hills Lutheran Church (E), Pine Lake Covenant Church (F), Sammamish Presbyterian Church (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes: Beaver Lakes (A), Laughing Jacobs Lake (B), Pine Lake (C), Long Lake (D), Beaver Lake (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creeks: Ebright Creek (A), Pine Lake Creek (B), Kanim Creek (C), Zackuse Creek (D), George Davis Creek (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Sailings Inc. (Recreational Trips & Guides; 2705 224th Avenue NE) (1), All Rivers Guide Service (Tours & Charters; 21824 SE 28th St) (2), A Cooks Tour (Tours & Charters; 221 214th Avenue Northeast) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

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

3.0 people
Washington:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

85.2%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

3.3%
Whole state:

7.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households

People in group quarters in Sammamish in 2010:

  • 55 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 18 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 14 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 12 people in other noninstitutional facilities

Banks with branches in Sammamish (2011 data):

  • Bank of America, National Association: Pine Lake Branch at 3090 Issaquah-Pine Lake Road, Southe, branch established on 1990/06/25; Sammamish Highlands Branch at 500 228th Ave Ne, branch established on 1986/07/14. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Washington Federal: Sammamish at 336 228th Ave. N. E., branch established on 2003/11/24. Info updated 2011/12/19: Bank assets: $13,653.0 mil, Deposits: $8,905.8 mil, headquarters in Seattle, WA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 174 total offices
  • KeyBank National Association: Sammamish Highlands Branch at 719 228th Avenue N.E., branch established on 2001/08/06. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Sammamish Highlands Branch at 630 228th Avenue Northeast, branch established on 1997/11/08. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

For population 15 years and over in Sammamish:

Marital status in Sammamish, WA
  • Never married: 19.4%
  • Now married: 73.4%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 2.1%
  • Divorced: 4.7%

For population 25 years and over in Sammamish:

  • High school or higher: 97.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 72.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 30.5%
  • Unemployed: 1.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.7
Washington average:

11.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Sammamish
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Sammamish, WA (based on King County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic278,34071
Evangelical Protestant204,523711
Other119,713329
Mainline Protestant104,806304
Orthodox12,25720
Black Protestant7,03024
None1,204,580-
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: 439
King County:

2.37 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 29
Here:

0.16 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 220
King County:

1.19 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 399
King County:

2.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 2,027
King County:

10.95 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

8.26 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
King County:

6.7%
State:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

20.5%
Washington:

25.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.6%
Washington:

13.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

57.2%
State:

49.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Sammamish:

58.6%
State:

45.8%

Average BMI:
This city:

27.5
Washington:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
Sammamish:

19.1%
State:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Sammamish:

7.9%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Washington:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

32.4%
State:

32.6%

General health condition:
Here:

64.0%
State:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Sammamish:

83.6%
Washington:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Sammamish, WA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Streets and Highways 23$141,118$73,6271$3,154
Parks and Recreation 21$116,130$66,3603$1,012
Other Government Administration 14$72,540$62,1770$0
Housing and Community Development (Local) 12$82,770$82,7700$0
Financial Administration 9$64,448$85,9310$0
Other and Unallocable 4$27,988$83,9640$0
Police - Other 0$0 2$5,026
Totals for Government 83$504,994$73,0116$9,192

Sammamish government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $2,633,000 ($40.79)
    Regular Highways: $1,737,000 ($26.91)
    General - Other: $476,000 ($7.37)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $4,222,000 ($65.41)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,691,000 ($41.69)
    Central Staff Services: $2,345,000 ($36.33)
    Sewerage: $1,571,000 ($24.34)
    General - Other: $1,263,000 ($19.57)
    Housing and Community Development: $997,000 ($15.45)
    Financial Administration: $710,000 ($11.00)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $296,000 ($4.59)
    General Public Buildings: $293,000 ($4.54)
    Health - Other: $155,000 ($2.40)
    Police Protection: $115,000 ($1.78)
    Solid Waste Management: $21,000 ($0.33)
    Local Fire Protection: $2,000 ($0.03)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $121,000 ($1.87)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Local Fire Protection: $5,661,000 ($87.70)
    Other - Police Protection: $4,145,000 ($64.22)
    Other - Correctional Institutions: $157,000 ($2.43)
    Other - Judicial and Legal Services: $145,000 ($2.25)
    Other - Health - Other: $11,000 ($0.17)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $780,000 ($12.08)
    Parks and Recreation: $18,000 ($0.28)
    General - Other: $18,000 ($0.28)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,050,000 ($93.73)

Sammamish government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,443,000 ($37.85)
    Other: $1,505,000 ($23.32)
    Parks and Recreation: $318,000 ($4.93)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $7,000 ($0.11)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $192,000 ($2.97)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $292,000 ($4.52)
    Donations From Private Sources: $237,000 ($3.67)
    Rents: $217,000 ($3.36)
    Special Assessments: $135,000 ($2.09)
    General Revenue - Other: $93,000 ($1.44)
    Fines and Forfeits: $78,000 ($1.21)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,070,000 ($16.58)
    General Local Government Support: $549,000 ($8.51)
    Other: $155,000 ($2.40)
  • Tax - Property: $21,517,000 ($333.35)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $3,580,000 ($55.46)
    Other License: $2,890,000 ($44.77)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $2,723,000 ($42.19)
    Public Utilities Sales: $553,000 ($8.57)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $62,000 ($0.96)

Sammamish government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,587,000 ($133.03)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,711,000 ($119.46)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $876,000 ($13.57)

Sammamish government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $56,267,000 ($871.71)

6.61% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($79,392 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.61%
Washington average:

7.39%

0.11% of residents moved from foreign countries ($2,122 average AGI)
King County:

0.11%
Washington average:

0.11%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Snohomish County, WA  0.80% ($69,312 average AGI)
from Pierce County, WA  0.66% ($53,673)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.22% ($98,405)


6.25% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($79,246 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.25%
Washington average:

6.40%

0.15% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,693 average AGI)
King County:

0.15%
Washington average:

0.13%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Snohomish County, WA  1.24% ($71,246 average AGI)
to Pierce County, WA  1.00% ($57,641)
to Los Angeles County, CA  0.15% ($81,611)
Businesses in Sammamish, WA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven1Nike1
Ace Hardware1Papa John's Pizza1
Domino's Pizza1Quiznos1
FedEx2RadioShack1
GNC1Rite Aid1
GameStop1Safeway1
H&R Block1Starbucks3
Jack In The Box1Subway1
Jamba Juice1T-Mobile1
Jones New York1Taco Bell1
KFC1U-Haul1
Kroger1UPS2
McDonald's1Vons1
New Balance1

Strongest AM radio stations in Sammamish:

  • KIXI (880 AM; 50 kW; MERCER ISLAND/SEATTL, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KKNW (1150 AM; 10 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ORCA 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)
  • KOMO (1000 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KGNW (820 AM; 50 kW; BURIEN-SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KRKO (1380 AM; 50 kW; EVERETT, WA; Owner: S-R BROADCASTING, CO.)
  • KYCW (1090 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KKOL (1300 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KXPA (1540 AM; 5 kW; BELLEVUE, WA; Owner: MULTICULTURAL RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KARR (1460 AM; 5 kW; KIRKLAND, WA; Owner: FAMILY STATIONS, INC.)
  • KJR (950 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA)
  • KNWX (1210 AM; 28 kW; AUBURN-FEDERAL WAY, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sammamish:

  • KMTT (103.7 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KNDD (107.7 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • 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.)
  • KJR-FM (95.7 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KUBE (93.3 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KPLZ-FM (101.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KNHC (89.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: SEATTLE PUBLIC SCHOOLS)
  • KISW (99.9 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KQBZ (100.7 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KRWM (106.9 FM; BREMERTON, WA; Owner: SEASCAPE RADIO, INC.)
  • KCMS (105.3 FM; EDMONDS, WA; Owner: CRISTA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KUOW (94.9 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: THE UNIVERSITY OF WASHINGTON)

TV broadcast stations around Sammamish:

  • KHCV (Channel 45; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: NORTH PACIFIC INTERNATIONAL TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KWPX (Channel 33; BELLEVUE, WA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • KSTW (Channel 11; TACOMA, WA; Owner: UPN TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • KWDK (Channel 56; TACOMA, WA; Owner: PUGET SOUND EDUCATIONAL TV, INC.)
  • KING-TV (Channel 5; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTWB-TV (Channel 22; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • K58DP (Channel 58; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KCTS-TV (Channel 9; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: KCTS TELEVISION)
  • KOMO-TV (Channel 4; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE TV, L.L.C.)
  • KIRO-TV (Channel 7; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: KIRO-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KWOG (Channel 51; BELLEVUE, WA; Owner: AFRICAN-AMERICAN BROADCASTING CO.OF BELLEVUE, INC.)
  • K57HB (Channel 57; EUREKA, CA; Owner: MS COMMUNICATIONS, LLC)
  • K68DL (Channel 68; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: THREE ANGELS BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KONG-TV (Channel 16; EVERETT, WA; Owner: KONG-TV, INC.)
  • KCPQ (Channel 13; TACOMA, WA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION NORTHWEST, INC.)

Sammamish fatal accident list:

Aug 12, 2015 10:17 PM, E Beaver Lake Dr Se, Se 30th St, Lat: 47.583108, Lon: -121.998572, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 112ft / 34.2mTotal length
  • $33,015,000Total costs
  • 35,636Total average daily traffic
  • 1,925Total average daily truck traffic
  • 58,000Total future (year 2033) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • 1906 228th Street Se (Lat: 47.594833 Lon: -122.033444), Type: Pole, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 48.2 m, Call Sign: KNKA215
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, Grant Date: 08/26/2014, Expiration Date: 10/01/2024Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy, Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Richard Byrne, 23025 Ne 8 Th Street (Lat: 47.615444 Lon: -122.032722), Type: 37.1, Overall height: 31 m, Registrant: Towerco Assets LLC, Afry@towerco.Com, , Cary, Phone: (919) 653-5710
  • Richard Byrne, 23025 Ne 8 Th Street (Lat: 47.615444 Lon: -122.032722), Type: 37.1, Overall height: 31 m, Registrant: Towerco Assets LLC, Afry@towerco.Com, , Cary, Phone: (919) 653-5710
  • Edward G Roach, 23025 Ne 8 Th Street (Lat: 47.615444 Lon: -122.032722), Type: 37.1, Structure height: 53033 m, Overall height: 31 m, Registrant: Sba 2012 Tc Assets, LLC, Eroach@sbasite.Com, , Boca -Raton, Phone: (561) 995-7670

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Sammamish, WA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • SAMMAMISH, Lat: 47.641889 Lon: -122.079000, Call Sign: WQFR623,
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.193 MHz, Grant Date: 09/18/2006, Expiration Date: 09/18/2016, Cancellation Date: 11/19/2016, Certifier: William Speck, Registrant: Sensus, 450 N Gallatin Ave, Uniontown, PA 15401, Phone: (800) 638-3748, Fax: (800) 888-2403, Email:
  • WA-SEA538a, 22025 Ne 12th Pl (Lat: 47.620333 Lon: -122.045833), Type: Pole, Structure height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WQHF358,
    Assigned Frequencies: 21825.0 MHz, 18015.0 MHz, 18065.0 MHz, 18115.0 MHz, 21975.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, Grant Date: 06/13/2017, Expiration Date: 07/17/2027, Certifier: Nadja Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • WA-SEA084a, 1616 228th Avenue Se (Lat: 47.595000 Lon: -122.032972), Type: Pole, Structure height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: WQHF359,
    Assigned Frequencies: 23025.0 MHz, 23025.0 MHz, 23175.0 MHz, 23125.0 MHz, Grant Date: 06/13/2017, Expiration Date: 07/17/2027, Certifier: Nadja Sodos-Wallace, Registrant: Sprint Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, M/S: Varesa0209, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (800) 572-8256, Fax: (703) 433-4483, Email:
  • SE63XC102, 2040 210th Circle Ne (Lat: 47.627667 Lon: -122.060222), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 30.2 m, Call Sign: WQRC602,
    Assigned Frequencies: 23175.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/16/2013, Expiration Date: 04/16/2023, Cancellation Date: 10/10/2014, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • SE03XC076, 22000 Block Ne 12th Place (Lat: 47.620389 Lon: -122.045667), Type: Tank, Structure height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: WQRC871,
    Assigned Frequencies: 21975.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/17/2013, Expiration Date: 04/17/2023, Cancellation Date: 10/10/2014, Certifier: Kyle B Entz, Registrant: Sprint Nextel Corporation, 12502 Sunrise Valley Drive, Reston, VA 20196, Phone: (703) 433-4000, Fax: (703) 433-4483
  • ROCK MEADOW, 21221 Se 20th St (Lat: 47.591111 Lon: -122.055917), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 42.7 m, Overall height: 43.6 m, Call Sign: WRBM342,
    Assigned Frequencies: 19575.0 MHz, 19575.0 MHz, 19575.0 MHz, 19575.0 MHz, 19575.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/25/2018, Expiration Date: 04/25/2028, Certifier: Gina Cacciatore, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Email:
  • PLATEAU, 22025 Ne 12th Pl (Lat: 47.620528 Lon: -122.045722), Type: Tank, Structure height: 38.4 m, Overall height: 44.8 m, Call Sign: WRBM343,
    Assigned Frequencies: 18015.0 MHz, 18015.0 MHz, 18015.0 MHz, 18015.0 MHz, 18015.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/25/2018, Expiration Date: 04/25/2028, Certifier: Gina Cacciatore, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 5055 North Point Pkwy Np2ne Network Engineering, Alpharetta, GA 30022, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

455 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sammamish)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

35 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Sammamish)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 7 partial tracts)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
E) Loans on Dwellings For 5+ Families
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 ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED74$393,199296$428,8742,208$339,32954$265,4091$22,884,16042$299,5911$117,100
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED5$412,59038$406,602197$359,5163$137,2430$06$292,4950$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED8$373,60639$492,718341$416,07714$206,9220$013$294,5331$312,200
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN8$412,69131$453,429356$393,96612$291,5181$427,39010$233,4480$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS2$399,0009$420,82668$379,3904$355,7930$05$321,9240$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0322.03 , 0322.07, 0322.08, 0322.09, 0322.11, 0323.16, 0323.17, 0323.18

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 full and 7 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
D) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A & B)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED26$397,45312$380,8560$0
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED3$418,60011$357,7790$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED4$302,1557$418,2691$197,530
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN4$353,6303$376,6400$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS1$970,6501$594,9500$0

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0322.03 , 0322.07, 0322.08, 0322.09, 0322.11, 0323.16, 0323.17, 0323.18

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Sammamish, WA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Sammamish, WA - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 50. The highest number of fire incidents - 78 took place in 2003, and the least - 12 in 2006. The data has a growing trend.
    Fire incident types in Sammamish, WA When looking into fire subcategories, the most reports belonged to: Structure Fires (45.5%), and Outside Fires (34.8%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Sammamish, WA
    • 38645.5%Structure Fires
    • 29534.8%Outside Fires
    • 8910.5%Other
    • 789.2%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sammamish, WA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Sammamish, WA
  • 82.9%Utility gas
  • 15.0%Electricity
  • 1.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.3%Wood
  • 0.3%Other fuel
  • 0.1%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Sammamish, WA
  • 50.7%Electricity
  • 48.0%Utility gas
  • 1.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Sammamish compared to Washington state average:

  • Median household income significantly above state average.
  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

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  • #4 on the list of "Top 100 cities with biggest houses (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: professional, scientific, and technical services (population 50,000+)"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: business and financial operations occupations (population 50,000+)"
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  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of assaults per 100,000 residents (population 50,000+)"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of workers working at home, population 50,000+"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest number of auto thefts per 100,000 residents (population 50,000+)"
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  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest maximum monthly sunshine amount (population 50,000+)"
  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant congregations"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Other congregations"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Mainline Protestant adherents"
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