Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Kennewick, WA (80.5 miles , pop. 54,693).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (243.8 miles , pop. 563,374).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (851.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Pomeroy, WA (2.8 miles ), Clarkston Heights-Vineland, WA (4.4 miles ), West Clarkston-Highland, WA (4.6 miles ), Clarkston, WA (4.6 miles ), Colton, WA (4.7 miles ), Asotin, WA (4.7 miles ), Uniontown, WA (4.7 miles ), Dayton, WA (4.8 miles ).
Latitude: 46.38 N, Longitude: 117.50 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 509
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Snake River: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Snake River, Washington
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Snake River-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Washington state average. It is 74% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 11/28/1991 at 01:08:58, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.0 ML, 4.3 MD, Depth: 5.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 47.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/14/1992 at 20:01:51, a magnitude 4.1 (3.8 ML, 4.1 MD, Depth: 7.2 mi) earthquake occurred 47.4 miles away from Snake River center
On 6/28/1998 at 07:35:32, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MD, 3.6 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 30.5 miles away from the city center
On 11/11/2001 at 16:00:29, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MD, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 90.3 miles away from the city center
On 11/8/1997 at 09:15:06, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 ML, 3.5 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 99.7 miles away from Snake River center
On 6/25/2001 at 14:15:23, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MD, 3.5 ML, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 90.2 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Garfield County (10) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Mudslides: 2, Snows: 2, Floods: 2, Storms: 2, Landslide: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Snake River:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Snake River:
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
Snake River compared to Washington state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
1996 2000 2008 2012
1996 Presidential Elections Results
2000 Presidential Elections Results
2008 Presidential Elections Results
2012 Presidential Elections Results
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Religion statistics for Snake River CCD (based on Garfield County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 65.29%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
7.10% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($31,291 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
8.16% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,859 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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