Spokane Valley, Washington

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Population in 2016: 96,337
Males: 48,190  (50.0%)
Females: 48,147  (50.0%)
Median resident age:  37.7 years
Washington median age:  37.7 years

Zip codes: 99037, 99216.

Spokane Valley Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2016: $53,043
Spokane Valley:

$53,043
WA:

$67,106

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $28,576

Spokane Valley city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $201,300
Spokane Valley:

$201,300
WA:

$306,400

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $217,953; Detached houses: $228,096; Townhouses or other attached units: $221,700; In 2-unit structures: $142,754; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $112,189; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $155,191; Mobile homes: $97,983

Median gross rent in 2016: $825.

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  • Races in Spokane Valley, WA (2016)

    Spokane Valley races chart
    • 84,25587.9%White alone
    • 5,2885.5%Hispanic
    • 2,1982.3%Two or more races
    • 1,7711.8%Asian alone
    • 8600.9%Black alone
    • 8590.9%American Indian alone
    • 5010.5%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 130.01%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Spokane Valley: 92.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (14.7%), American (10.3%), Irish (6.7%), English (5.7%), Norwegian (4.9%), Italian (4.1%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated on 3/31/2003

Spokane Valley,WA real estate house value index trend

For population 25 years and over in Spokane Valley:

  • High school or higher: 91.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.4%
  • Unemployed: 3.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Spokane Valley city:

  • Never married: 28.6%
  • Now married: 50.0%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 7.3%
  • Divorced: 12.9%

4,698 residents are foreign born (1.8% Europe, 1.1% Latin America).

This city:

4.9%
Washington:

13.5%



According to our research of Washington and other state lists there were 36 registered sex offenders living in Spokane Valley, Washington as of May 25, 2019.
The ratio of number of residents in Spokane Valley to the number of sex offenders is 2,663 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,235 (1.2%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $2,316 (1.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (229.6 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (941.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Opportunity, WA (1.4 miles ), Veradale, WA (1.5 miles ), Dishman, WA (1.5 miles ), Trentwood, WA (1.5 miles ), Millwood, WA (1.5 miles ), Green Acres, WA (2.0 miles ), Liberty Lake, WA (2.7 miles ), Otis Orchards-East Farms, WA (2.8 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2003: 173 buildings, average cost: $98,700
  • 2004: 244 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2005: 789 buildings, average cost: $61,400
  • 2006: 440 buildings, average cost: $96,800
  • 2007: 535 buildings, average cost: $101,300
  • 2008: 302 buildings, average cost: $102,200
  • 2009: 150 buildings, average cost: $107,200
  • 2010: 113 buildings, average cost: $162,000
  • 2011: 79 buildings, average cost: $168,900
  • 2012: 105 buildings, average cost: $168,900
  • 2013: 126 buildings, average cost: $168,900
  • 2014: 149 buildings, average cost: $174,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 47.67 N, Longitude: 117.24 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 509

Spokane Valley household income distribution Spokane Valley home values distribution

Crime rates in Spokane Valley by Year
Type 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014 2015 2016
Murders 5110113011305
per 100,000 6.01.21.20.01.21.23.40.01.11.13.30.05.2
Rapes 33331815251944223135383855
per 100,000 39.840.121.717.929.221.950.124.134.038.541.641.257.3
Robberies 48555656666357586781867367
per 100,000 57.966.867.766.777.172.664.963.673.589.294.179.269.8
Assaults 177242221219178182619597114170124144
per 100,000 213.3294.1267.0260.9208.1209.869.5104.2106.4125.5186.0134.6150.1
Burglaries 9286295814816356168379178899611,000849912
per 100,000 1,118.4764.4701.9573.1742.2710.0953.51,005.9975.21,058.01,094.3921.3950.8
Theft 3,6132,7082,2681,9572,3642,3932,9763,6133,4843,8623,7803,5013,909
per 100,000 4,354.43,290.92,739.92,331.82,763.32,758.33,390.33,963.23,821.74,251.74,136.53,799.04,075.1
Auto thefts 527563678413425253413471432490465429471
per 100,000 635.1684.2819.1492.1496.8291.6470.5516.7473.9539.4508.9465.5491.0
Arson 2634412529177173311142912
per 100,000 31.341.349.529.833.919.68.018.636.212.115.331.512.5
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 273.6) 234.9353.3317.8259.3292.7266.9320.3329.5331.8372.2388.0337.3376.1

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Crime rate in Spokane Valley detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2016, including police officers: 102 (101 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.05
Washington average:

1.44
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.9%
Washington:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Construction (14%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (11%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Finance and insurance (7%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (28%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (6%)

Work and jobs in Spokane Valley: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Earthquake activity:

Spokane Valley-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Washington state average. It is 110% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 298.7 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 381.6 miles away from Spokane Valley center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 247.7 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 253.4 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 239.3 miles away from Spokane Valley center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 496.3 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Spokane County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 5, Fires: 3, Landslides: 2, Mudslides: 2, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Hospitals and medical centers in Spokane Valley:

  • GOOD SAMARITAN SOCIETY - SPOKANE VALLEY (EAST 17121 EIGHTH AVENUE)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Spokane Valley:

  • VALLEY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 1 miles away; SPOKANE, WA)
  • MISSION GOOD SAMARITAN (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; SPOKANE, WA)
  • FMC VALLEY DIALYSIS UNIT (Dialysis Facility, about 1 miles away; SPOKANE, WA)
  • FAMILY HOME CARE AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, about 2 miles away; SPOKANE, WA)
  • GENTIVA HEALTH SVS /SPOKANE (Home Health Center, about 3 miles away; SPOKANE, WA)
  • ALDERWOOD MANOR (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; SPOKANE, WA)
  • MANSION HOUSE CONVALESCENT CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; SPOKANE, WA)

Amtrak station near Spokane Valley:

  • 9 miles: SPOKANE (W. 221 1ST AVE.) . 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 taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/Universities in Spokane Valley:

  • Paul Mitchell The School-Spokane (Full-time enrollment: 355; Location: 15303 East Sprague Avenue, Suite C; Private, for-profit; Website: spokane.paulmitchell.edu)
  • ITT Technical Institute-Spokane Valley (FT enrollment: 322; Location: 13518 E Indiana Avenue; Private, for-profit; Website: www.itt-tech.edu)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Spokane Valley:

  • Spokane Community College (about 6 miles; Spokane, WA; Full-time enrollment: 6,482)
  • Gonzaga University (about 8 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,780)
  • Whitworth University (about 11 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 2,689)
  • Spokane Falls Community College (about 11 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,052)
  • North Idaho College (about 21 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; FT enrollment: 4,684)
  • Eastern Washington University (about 21 miles; Cheney, WA; FT enrollment: 11,643)
  • Washington State University (about 66 miles; Pullman, WA; FT enrollment: 25,055)

Public high schools in Spokane Valley:

Private high schools in Spokane Valley:

  • VALLEY CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 195, Location: 10212 E 9TH AVE, Grades: TK-12)
  • SPOKANE VALLEY ADVENTIST SCHOOL (Students: 49, Location: 1603 S SULLIVAN RD, Grades: PK-9)

Public elementary/middle schools in Spokane Valley:

Private elementary/middle schools in Spokane Valley:

  • ST MARY'S CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 284, Location: 14601 E 4TH AVE, Grades: PK-8)
  • ST JOHN VIANNEY SCHOOL (Students: 199, Location: 501 N WALNUT RD, Grades: PK-8)
  • PIONEER SCHOOL (Students: 64, Location: 618 N SULLIVAN RD STE 5, Grades: KG-5)
  • CALVARY CHAPEL CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 48, Location: 16409 E BROADWAY AVE, Grades: PK-8)
  • PRISM SCHOOL (Students: 20, Location: 15319 E 8TH AVE, Grades: KG-3)
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Notable locations in Spokane Valley: Inland Empire Zoo (A), Dishman Square (B), Spokane Industrial Park (C), Spear (D), Sullivan (E), Trentwood (F), Mountview (G), Flora (H), Carders (I), Apple Center (J), Spokane County Fire District 8 Station 84 (K), Inland Empire Emergency Services (L), American Medical Response (M), Spokane Valley Fire Station 8 (N), Spokane Valley Fire Station 10 (O), Spokane Valley Department Training Center (P), Spokane Valley Fire Department Station 9 (Q), Spokane Valley Fire Department Station 1 (R), Spokane Valley Fire Department Station 5 (S), Spokane Valley Fire Department Station 6 (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: University City Shopping Center (1), Sullivan Square Shopping Center (2), Argonne Village Shopping Center (3), Opportunity Shopping Center (4), Greenacres Shopping Center (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: The Pines Cemetery (1), Englewood Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Shelley Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Chester Creek (A), Saltese Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Spokane Valley include: Edgecliff Park (1), Interstate Fairgrounds (2), Knox Park (3), Sullivan Park (4), Balfour Park (5), Terrace View Park (6), Valley Mission Park (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Quality Inn (8923 East Mission Avenue # 135) (1), Maribeau Park Hotel (1100 North Sullivan Road) (2), Quality Inn Valley Suites Hotel (8923 East Mission Avenue # 135) (3). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Courts: Spokane County - District Court-Spokane Valley (12710 East Sprague) (1), Catherine Johnson Court (6321 East 4th Avenue Ofc) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Spokane County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 105. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

105
U.S.:

75

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2002 was 1.13. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.13
U.S.:

0.29

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 6.56. This is about average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.56
U.S.:

6.40

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 21.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.7
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.22. This is about average. Closest monitor was 5.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.22
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 11.0%
(8.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.6% for Black residents, 23.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 33.1% for American Indian residents, 22.9% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 26.5% for other race residents, 15.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.2%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.5%
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 Spokane Valley in 2010:

  • 418 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 332 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 23 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 21 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 6 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 2 people in other noninstitutional facilities

Banks with branches in Spokane Valley (2011 data):

  • Banner Bank: Spokane Valley - Sullivan Office Bra, Spokane Valley - Sprague & Mullan Br, Spokane Valley - Sprague And Univers, Millwood Branch, Spokane Valley - Argonne Branch. Info updated 2011/05/03: Bank assets: $4,048.2 mil, Deposits: $3,348.4 mil, headquarters in Walla Walla, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 87 total offices, Holding Company: Banner Corporation
  • Inland Northwest Bank: Valley Branch at 15015 E Sprague Avenue, branch established on 1992/03/16. Info updated 2008/06/12: Bank assets: $384.9 mil, Deposits: $333.9 mil, headquarters in Spokane, WA, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 11 total offices, Holding Company: Northwest Bancorporation, Inc.
  • Washington Trust Bank: Sullivan Branch at 407 N Sullivan Road, branch established on 1995/09/05. Info updated 2009/02/17: Bank assets: $4,172.4 mil, Deposits: $3,522.4 mil, headquarters in Spokane, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 41 total offices, Holding Company: W.T.b. Financial Corporation
  • State Bank Northwest: at 12902 East Sprague Avenue, branch established on 1902/01/01. Info updated 2007/03/30: Bank assets: $96.7 mil, Deposits: $86.1 mil, local headquarters, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 3 total offices, Holding Company: State Bancorp Northwest
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Sprague And Sullivan Branch at 15426 East Sprague Avenue, branch established on 1980/03/01. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Mountain West Bank: Spokane Valley Branch at 12321 East Mission Avenue, branch established on 2006/11/20. Info updated 2011/02/15: Bank assets: $1,129.4 mil, Deposits: $806.0 mil, headquarters in Coeur D Alene, ID, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 24 total offices, Holding Company: Glacier Bancorp, Inc.
  • Panhandle State Bank: Spokane Valley Branch at 5211 E. Spraque, branch established on 2005/06/13. Info updated 2009/07/09: Bank assets: $936.3 mil, Deposits: $731.7 mil, headquarters in Sandpoint, ID, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 22 total offices, Holding Company: Intermountain Community Bancorp

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Washington average:

11.4

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Religion statistics for Spokane Valley city (based on Spokane County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic61,57527
Evangelical Protestant58,417217
Other29,62184
Mainline Protestant23,24081
Orthodox7543
Black Protestant6824
None296,932-
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: 82
Spokane County:

1.80 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 8
This county:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 28
Spokane County:

0.61 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 118
Spokane County:

2.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 281
Here:

6.16 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.26 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.2%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Spokane County:

27.2%
Washington:

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

9.7%
State:

13.9%
Local government employment and payroll (March 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 11$65,164$71,0880$0
Other Government Administration 19$83,732$52,8831$500
Judicial and Legal 3$21,603$86,4121$378
Streets and Highways 17$113,332$79,9992$3,338
Sewerage 4$26,653$79,9591$400
Parks and Recreation 9$46,746$62,32812$1,824
Housing and Community Development(Local) 28$165,312$70,8483$4,850
Totals for Government 91$522,542$68,90720$11,290

4.95% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,863 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.95%
Washington average:

6.54%

0.10% of residents moved from foreign countries ($953 average AGI)
Spokane County:

0.10%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from King County, WA  0.35% ($41,868 average AGI)
from Kootenai County, ID  0.30% ($35,118)
from Stevens County, WA  0.25% ($29,833)


5.24% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($35,526 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.24%
Washington average:

6.20%

0.10% of residents moved to foreign countries ($556 average AGI)
Spokane County:

0.10%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to King County, WA  0.46% ($36,196 average AGI)
to Kootenai County, ID  0.36% ($35,279)
to Stevens County, WA  0.21% ($35,777)

Strongest AM radio stations in Spokane Valley:

  • KQNT (590 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KXLY (920 AM; 20 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KMJY (700 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, WA; Owner: JAMES E. AND HELEN G. STARGEL)
  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTRW (970 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: KTRW, LLC)
  • KDRK (1050 AM; 5 kW; DISHMAN, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KJRB (790 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KAQQ (1280 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA)
  • KMBI (1330 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • KVNI (1080 AM; 10 kW; COEUR D' ALENE, ID; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • KXLI (630 AM; 1 kW; OPPORTUNITY, WA; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • KSBN (1230 AM; 1 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: KSBN RADIO, INC.)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)

Strongest FM radio stations in Spokane Valley:

  • KZZU-FM (92.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: QUEENB)
  • KEYF-FM (101.1 FM; CHENEY, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KISC (98.1 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEZE (96.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • KKZX (98.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZBD (105.7 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KYWL (103.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSFC (91.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KEEH (104.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: UPPER COLUMBIA MEDIA ASSOCIATION)
  • KDRK-FM (93.7 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KIXZ-FM (96.1 FM; OPPORTUNITY, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMBI-FM (107.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • KPBX-FM (91.1 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KEWU-FM (89.5 FM; CHENEY, WA; Owner: EASTERN WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY)
  • KAGU (88.7 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: GONZAGA UNIVERSITY TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION)
  • KCDA (103.1 FM; POST FALLS, ID; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K262AG (100.3 FM; SPOKANE, ETC., WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KSPO (106.5 FM; DISHMAN, WA; Owner: THOMAS W. READ DBA CLASSICAL BROADCASTING)
  • KXLY-FM (99.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KICR (102.3 FM; COEUR D'ALENE, ID; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Spokane Valley:

  • KREM-TV (Channel 2; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KHQ-TV (Channel 6; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: KHQ, INCORPORATED)
  • KSKN (Channel 22; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: KSKN TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KAYU-TV (Channel 28; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: MOUNTAIN LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KGPX (Channel 34; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: PAXSON SPOKANE LICENSE, INC.)
  • KSPS-TV (Channel 7; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE SCHOOL DISTRICT #81)
  • K09FZ (Channel 9; SPOKANE, ETC., WA; Owner: SPOKANE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K14IF (Channel 14; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K59BW (Channel 59; BONNERS FERRY, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • KHBA-LP (Channel 52; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: HE'S ALIVE BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • K53FF (Channel 53; COEUR D'ALENE, ID; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K55EB (Channel 55; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KXLY-TV (Channel 4; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KQUP-LP (Channel 47; COEUR D'ALENE, ID; Owner: PULLMAN BROADCASTING, INC.)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Spokane Valley fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 28Number of bridges
  • 160m525ftTotal length
  • $124,797,000Total costs
  • 874,473Total average daily traffic
  • 82,405Total average daily truck traffic

New bridges - Historical Statistics

  • 31950-1959
  • 71960-1969
  • 11970-1979
  • 51980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 102000-2009
  • 12010-2015
See Full National Bridge Inventory Statistics for Spokane Valley, WA

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Spokane Valley)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Spokane Valley, WA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

6
  • Various Locations (Lat: 47.658778 Lon: -117.426028), Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPJA682
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.381 MHzGrant Date: 09/10/2010, Expiration Date: 10/11/2020Registrant: Modern Electric Water Company, Spokane Valley, WA 99214-0008, Phone: (509) 928-4540
  • South Krell, Lat: 47.576889 Lon: -117.299583, Type: Tower, Structure height: 43 m, Call Sign: WQJZ368
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 02/21/2009, Expiration Date: 02/21/2019, Certifier: James K WilsonRegistrant: Ptera Wireless Inc., 23217 E Colony Ct, Liberty Lake, WA 99019, Phone: (509) 927-7837, Fax: (509) 210-3236, Email:
  • Tucker House, Lat: 47.616444 Lon: -117.163444, Type: Building, Structure height: 5 m, Call Sign: WQLN905
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 03/18/2010, Expiration Date: 03/18/2020, Certifier: William B Geibel JrRegistrant: Wired Or Wireless, Inc., 17813 E Appleway Avenue, Spokane Valley, WA 99016, Phone: (509) 892-5877, Fax: (509) 892-5876, Email:
  • Rubright House, Lat: 47.960778 Lon: -117.180889, Type: Building, Structure height: 8 m, Call Sign: WQLN905
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 03/18/2010, Expiration Date: 03/18/2020, Certifier: William B Geibel JrRegistrant: Wired Or Wireless, Inc., 17813 E Appleway Avenue, Spokane Valley, WA 99016, Phone: (509) 892-5877, Fax: (509) 892-5876, Email:
  • SM as BH to The Park, Lat: 47.692361 Lon: -117.192389, Type: Tank, Structure height: 14 m, Call Sign: WQLN905
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 03/18/2010, Expiration Date: 03/18/2020, Certifier: William B Geibel JrRegistrant: Wired Or Wireless, Inc., 17813 E Appleway Avenue, Spokane Valley, WA 99016, Phone: (509) 892-5877, Fax: (509) 892-5876, Email:
  • Antoine Tower Sect 0, Lat: 47.725667 Lon: -117.169250, Type: Ltower, Structure height: 14 m, Call Sign: WQLN905
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 03/18/2010, Expiration Date: 03/18/2020, Certifier: William B Geibel JrRegistrant: Wired Or Wireless, Inc., 17813 E Appleway Avenue, Spokane Valley, WA 99016, Phone: (509) 892-5877, Fax: (509) 892-5876, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

228 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Spokane Valley)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

59 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Spokane Valley)

Drinking water stations with addresses in Spokane Valley and their reported violations in the past:

HOT RODS BAR & BBQ (Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 11 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 24
  • Hazardous Condition: 15
  • Service Call: 1

Incident types - Spokane Valley

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Spokane Valley, WA

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Spokane Valley, Washington:

  • Quality Inn Valley Suites, 8923 E Mission Ave, Spokane Valley, Washington 99212 , Phone: (509) 928-5218, Fax: (509) 928-5211
  • Ramada Spokane Valley, 905 N Sullivan Rd, Spokane Valley, Washington 99037 , Phone: (509) 924-3838, Fax: (509) 921-6976
  • Mirabeau Park Hotel & Convention Center, N 1100 Sullivan Rd, Spokane Valley, Washington 99037 , Phone: (509) 924-9000, Fax: (509) 922-4965
  • Holiday Inn Express, 9220 E Mission Ave, Spokane Valley, Washington 99206 , Phone: (509) 927-7100, Fax: (509) 927-7111
  • La Quinta Inn & Suites, 3808 N Sullivan Rd #34, Spokane Valley, Washington 99216 , Phone: (509) 893-0955, Fax: (509) 252-3988
  • Oxford Suites-Spokane Valley, 15015 E Indiana Ave, Spokane Valley, Washington 99216 , Phone: (866) 668-7848, Fax: (509) 847-1001
All 6 fire-safe hotels and motels in Spokane Valley, Washington
Businesses in Spokane Valley, WA
NameCountNameCount
7-Eleven2Motherhood Maternity2
Ace Hardware1Nike4
AutoZone1Nissan1
Blockbuster1Nordstrom1
Carl\s Jr.1Payless1
Chuck E. Cheese's1Penske2
Cricket Wireless4PetSmart1
Curves1Pizza Hut2
Dairy Queen2Plato's Closet1
Discount Tire1Ramada1
FedEx4Rite Aid2
Firestone Complete Auto Care1Sprint Nextel1
GameStop1Staples1
H&R Block2Starbucks2
Hobby Lobby1Subaru1
Home Depot1T-Mobile4
Honda1Taco Bell1
Justice1Toyota1
Kohl's1U-Haul2
Kroger2UPS14
La Quinta1Verizon Wireless2
Little Caesars Pizza2Volkswagen1
Lowe's1Walgreens1
MasterBrand Cabinets4Walmart1

Spokane Valley compared to Washington state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.

Spokane Valley on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest sunshine amount differences during a year (population 50,000+)"
  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people having professional degrees (population 50,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest average wind speeds (population 50,000+)"
  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Retail trade (population 50,000+)"
  • #39 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest minimum monthly sunshine amount (population 50,000+)"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Sales and related occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #61 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people having Doctorate degrees (population 50,000+)"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest average temperatures (population 50,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Transportation occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of thefts per 100,000 residents, excludes tourist destinations and others with a lot of outsiders visiting based on city industries data (population 50,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Administrative and support and waste management services (population 50,000+)"
  • #73 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Wholesale trade (population 50,000+)"
  • #78 on the list of "Top 100 least racially diverse cities (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in industries: Other services, except public administration (population 50,000+)"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the least people having Master's or Doctorate degrees (population 50,000+)"
  • #82 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Office and administrative support occupations (population 50,000+)"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other South Central Asia (population 500+)"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest differences between morning and afternoon humidity (population 50,000+)"
  • #90 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest humidity differences during a year (population 50,000+)"
  • #91 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the lowest minimum monthly morning or afternoon humidity (population 50,000+)"
  • #19 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #21 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #45 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Other congregations (pop. 50,000+)"
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