Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bellingham, WA (30.7 miles , pop. 67,171).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (72.6 miles , pop. 563,374).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (1029.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Friday Harbor, WA (1.5 miles ), Lopez, WA (3.0 miles) , Orcas, WA (3.2 miles) , Anacortes, WA (4.6 miles ), Lummi Island, WA (4.7 miles) , Whidbey Island Station, WA (4.9 miles ), Ault Field, WA (5.0 miles ), Lummi Reservation, WA (5.0 miles) .
Latitude: 48.55 N, Longitude: 123.08 W
Area code: 360
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in San Juan: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in San Juan, Washington
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:San Juan-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Washington state average. It is 34% 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 93.9 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 92.0 miles away from San Juan center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
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 78.9 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 46.4 miles away from the city center
On 1/29/1995 at 03:11:22, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, 4.5 MS, 5.1 MW, 5.0 MD, Depth: 10.7 mi) earthquake occurred 86.9 miles away from San Juan 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 69.8 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 San Juan County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Landslides: 2, Mudslides: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near San Juan:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to San Juan:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 6.84. This is significantly better than average. There were 11 monitors within city limits.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.859. This is significantly worse than average. There were 37 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2005 was 9.21. This is better than average. There were 7 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2008 was 30.6. This is about average. There were 48 monitors within city limits.
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
People in group quarters in San Juan in 2000:
San Juan compared to Washington state average:
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Religion statistics for San Juan CCD (based on San Juan County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 17.15%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 13
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Number of full-service restaurants: 36
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.07% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($151,979 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:
7.67% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($45,179 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:1
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