Smokey Point, Washington

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Population in July 2007: 1,726.
Males: 860  (49.9%)
Females: 866  (50.1%)
Median resident age:

37.0 years
Washington median age:

35.3 years

Zip codes: 98223.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $71,920 (it was $46,202 in 2000)
Smokey Point:

$71,920
WA:

$70,979

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $32,011 (it was $20,133 in 2000)

Smokey Point CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $282,459 (it was $130,600 in 2000)
Smokey Point:

$282,459
WA:

$339,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $448,190; detached houses: $483,627; townhouses or other attached units: $353,927; in 2-unit structures: $257,164; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $230,145; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $285,400; mobile homes: $133,080; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $92,630
March 2019 cost of living index in Smokey Point: 120.4 (high, U.S. average is 100)
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  • Races in Smokey Point, WA (2000)
    • 1,30984.1%White alone
    • 905.8%Hispanic
    • 734.7%Asian alone
    • 452.9%Two or more races
    • 201.3%Black alone
    • 120.8%American Indian alone
    • 40.3%Other race alone
    • 30.2%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

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Ancestries: German (19.8%), Irish (14.0%), Norwegian (12.6%), English (10.7%), United States (10.5%), Swedish (7.9%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 125 feet

Land area: 2.62 square miles.

Population density: 659 people per square mile   (low).

Smokey Point, Washington map

78 residents are foreign born (2.8% Asia, 0.9% Latin America, 0.8% Oceania, 0.5% Europe).

This place:

5.0%
Washington:

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

1.2% ($1,572)
Washington:

1.2% ($1,915)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Everett, WA (12.6 miles , pop. 91,488).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (36.5 miles , pop. 563,374).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (992.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Stimson Crossing, WA (1.6 miles ),
John Sam Lake, WA (1.9 miles ),
Arlington, WA (1.9 miles ),
North Marysville, WA (2.0 miles ),
Lake Goodwin, WA (2.0 miles ),
Cathan, WA (2.1 miles ),
Silvana, WA (2.2 miles),
Sisco Heights, WA (2.2 miles )

Latitude: 48.15 N, Longitude: 122.19 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 360

Distribution of median household income in Smokey Point, WA in 2017

Property values in Smokey Point, WA

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.0%
Washington:

5.2%
Most common industries in Smokey Point, WA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (14.5%)
  • Construction (9.4%)
  • Public administration (7.6%)
  • Health care (6.7%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (5.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (5.2%)
  • Computer & electronic products (4.2%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Transportation equipment (19.8%)
  • Construction (15.1%)
  • Public administration (10.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (5.2%)
  • Computer & electronic products (4.9%)
  • Truck transportation (4.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (10.4%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (9.8%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (9.8%)
  • Transportation equipment (7.5%)
  • Finance & insurance (7.5%)
  • Repair & maintenance (7.2%)
  • Paper (4.6%)
Most common occupations in Smokey Point, WA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.9%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.1%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (4.5%)
  • Top executives (4.2%)
  • Printing workers (4.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (10.4%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.9%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Top executives (7.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (7.2%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (14.3%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (8.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (6.8%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (6.8%)
  • Accountants and auditors (6.5%)
  • Registered nurses (5.5%)
  • Printing workers (5.5%)

Average climate in Smokey Point, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 74.1. This is about average.

City:

74.1
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 11.4 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 7.65. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.65
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Smokey Point-area historical earthquake activity is near Washington state average. It is 130% 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 63.6 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 75.2 miles away from Smokey 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 57.7 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 89.4 miles away from Smokey 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 29.9 miles away from Smokey Point 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 48.4 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 Snohomish County (28) is a lot greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 26
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 19, Storms: 16, Mudslides: 12, Landslides: 8, Winter Storms: 5, Winds: 4, Earthquakes: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Smokey Point topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Smokey Point:

  • PUGET SOUND KIDNEY CENTER SMOKEY POINT (Dialysis Facility, about 2 miles away; ARLINGTON, WA)
  • REGENCY CARE CENTER AT ARLINGTON (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; ARLINGTON, WA)
  • CASCADE VALLEY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; ARLINGTON, WA)
  • LIFE CARE AT HOME OF WA (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; MARYSVILLE, WA)
  • HAVENWOOD CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MARYSVILLE, WA)
  • MARYSVILLE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MARYSVILLE, WA)
  • MADELEINE VILLA HEALTH CARE C (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; MARYSVILLE, WA)

Amtrak station near Smokey Point:

  • 12 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.

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

  • Everett Community College (about 10 miles; Everett, WA; Full-time enrollment: 5,818)
  • Skagit Valley College (about 21 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; FT enrollment: 3,803)
  • Edmonds Community College (about 24 miles; Lynnwood, WA; FT enrollment: 7,271)
  • University of Washington-Bothell Campus (about 27 miles; Bothell, WA; FT enrollment: 3,902)
  • Cascadia Community College (about 27 miles; Bothell, WA; FT enrollment: 2,238)
  • Shoreline Community College (about 29 miles; Shoreline, WA; FT enrollment: 5,026)
  • Lake Washington Institute of Technology (about 31 miles; Kirkland, WA; FT enrollment: 2,947)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Smokey Point: Sather Dairy (A), Interstate 5 and Highway 531 Park and Ride (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Smokey Point: Faith Lutheran Church (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:

67.7%
Whole state:

66.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

5.3%
Whole state:

6.1%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.2% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

4.1%
Whole state:

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

0.9%
Whole state:

4.6%

For population 15 years and over in Smokey Point:

Marital status in Smokey Point, WA
  • Never married: 17.4%
  • Now married: 59.9%
  • Separated: 2.2%
  • Widowed: 12.5%
  • Divorced: 8.0%

For population 25 years and over in Smokey Point:

  • High school or higher: 79.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 9.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.1%
  • Unemployed: 0.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.7 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.7
Washington average:

11.3

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Smokey 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
Snohomish County:

1.79 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 12
Snohomish County:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

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

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

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

2.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 469
This county:

6.95 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

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

7.5%
State:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

27.4%
Washington:

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

14.3%
Washington:

13.9%

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 Smokey 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.)
  • KAPS (660 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTERS, 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.)
  • KYCW (1090 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KJR (950 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA)
  • KRPI (1550 AM; 50 kW; FERNDALE, WA; Owner: BBC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KARI (550 AM; 25 kW; BLAINE, WA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KCIS (630 AM; 5 kW; EDMONDS, WA; Owner: CRISTA MINISTRIES)

Strongest FM radio stations in Smokey Point:

  • K206CU (89.1 FM; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KSER (90.7 FM; EVERETT, WA; Owner: KSER FOUNDATION)
  • K205DL (88.9 FM; GRANITE FALLS/EVERET, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KSVR (91.7 FM; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF SKAGIT VALLEY COLLEGE)
  • KISW (99.9 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KQBZ (100.7 FM; SEATTLE, 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)
  • KCMS (105.3 FM; EDMONDS, WA; Owner: CRISTA MINISTRIES, 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)
  • KZOK-FM (102.5 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.)
  • KMPS-FM (94.1 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KISM (92.9 FM; BELLINGHAM, WA; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KWPZ (106.5 FM; LYNDEN, WA; Owner: CRISTA MINISTRIES, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Smokey 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.)
  • K58BW (Channel 58; EVERETT, WA; Owner: KIRO-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • Smokey Point, Washington
  • Fatal accident count14
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents27
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:8
  • Fatalities20
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents65
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • Washington average
  • Fatal accident count6757
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents10080
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons3018
  • Fatalities7537
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents17678
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1023
See more detailed statistics of Smokey Point fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 85ft / 26.0mTotal length
  • $17,520,000Total costs
  • 310,330Total average daily traffic
  • 31,043Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Smokey Point, Off 27th Ave Ne In Smokey Point (Lat: 48.154556 Lon: -122.191139), Type: Building, Structure height: 13.7 m, Overall height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WQPW204,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11465.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/28/2012, Expiration Date: 08/28/2022, Certifier: Mark Mantei, Registrant: Radyn, Inc, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:

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
D) Home Improvement Loans
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 Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$296,5402$233,07527$263,2202$108,7301$277,5602$157,290
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$02$327,8450$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$08$281,0281$117,8300$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$06$255,7220$00$01$189,220
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$374,3600$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0531.02

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$262,650
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004 2003 1999

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0531.02

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Smokey Point, WA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Smokey Point, WA - Value
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Smokey Point, WA
  • 44.0%Electricity
  • 43.1%Utility gas
  • 6.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.2%Wood
  • 1.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Smokey Point, WA
  • 53.8%Electricity
  • 25.0%Wood
  • 21.3%Utility gas


Smokey Point compared to Washington 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 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.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
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