For population 25 years and over in Skykomish:
For population 15 years and over in Skykomish town:
7 residents are foreign born (2.3% Europe, 0.5% Latin America, 0.5% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,750 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Issaquah Plateau, WA (32.7 miles , pop. 50,237).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (38.3 miles , pop. 480,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (954.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Baring, WA (2.6 miles ), Index, WA (3.5 miles) , May Creek, WA (4.2 miles ), Snoqualmie Valley, WA (4.3 miles ), Gold Bar, WA (4.3 miles ), Snoqualmie Pass, WA (4.6 miles ), Startup, WA (4.6 miles ), Sultan, WA (4.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 47.71 N, Longitude: 121.36 W
Area code: 360
Population change in the 1990s: -52 (-19.5%).
Work and jobs in Skykomish: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Skykomish, Washington
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Skykomish-area historical earthquake activity is near Washington state average. It is 176% 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 62.2 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 71.6 miles away from Skykomish 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 53.1 miles away from the city 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 20.1 miles away from the city center
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) earthquake occurred 98.8 miles away from Skykomish center
On 2/14/1981 at 06:09:27, a magnitude 5.5 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 93.0 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 (26) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 25
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 16, Storms: 15, Mudslides: 8, Landslides: 6, Winter Storms: 5, Heavy Rains: 2, Winds: 2, Earthquakes: 2, Floods: 2, Snow: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Skykomish:
Airports located in Skykomish:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Skykomish:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Skykomish:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Skykomish and their reported violations in the past:STEVENS PASS WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 4742, Surface_water):
Past health violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Skykomish that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 44.0%
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Skykomish compared to Washington state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Skykomish (based on King County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 37.26%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 439
Number of supercenters and club stores: 29
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 220
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 399
Number of full-service restaurants: 2,027
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Skykomish government finances in 2002:
7.07% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($51,604 average adjusted gross income)
0.27% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,154 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.45% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($54,696 average adjusted gross income)
0.16% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,377 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Skykomish:
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Skykomish fatal accident list:
Jul 12, 1978 01:25 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 3
Total length: 13 meters (43ft)
Total costs: $215,000
Total average daily traffic: 780
Total average daily truck traffic: 38
Total future (year 2022) average daily traffic: 854
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Skykomish)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:31 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Skykomish, WA)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:2
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Skykomish, WA