Steilacoom, Washington

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Population in 2017: 6,337 (100% urban, 0% rural).
Population change since 2000: +4.8%
 
Males: 3,145  (49.6%)
Females: 3,192  (50.4%)
Median resident age:

42.0 years
Washington median age:

37.7 years

Zip codes: 98467.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $76,481 (it was $46,113 in 2000)
Steilacoom:

$76,481
WA:

$70,979

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $40,198 (it was $27,124 in 2000)

Steilacoom town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $383,641 (it was $188,900 in 2000)
Steilacoom:

$383,641
WA:

$339,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $393,797; detached houses: $404,102; townhouses or other attached units: $392,764; in 2-unit structures: $252,147; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $164,989

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,144.

March 2019 cost of living index in Steilacoom: 113.9 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 10.0%
(6.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.9% for Black residents, 8.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 28.9% for other race residents, 13.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Steilacoom, WA (2010)
    • 4,39073.4%White alone
    • 4237.1%Asian alone
    • 4026.7%Hispanic
    • 3726.2%Two or more races
    • 2644.4%Black alone
    • 831.4%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 420.7%American Indian alone
    • 90.2%Other race alone

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



According to our research of Washington and other state lists, there were 12 registered sex offenders living in Steilacoom, Washington as of August 05, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Steilacoom is 532 to 1.


Crime rates in Steilacoom by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.7)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(32.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(32.7)
2
(33.0)
3
(49.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.4)
2
(32.8)
0
(0.0)
2
(32.1)
6
(95.9)
1
(15.7)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(16.1)
4
(64.0)
1
(16.2)
1
(16.3)
1
(16.5)
1
(16.4)
1
(16.5)
0
(0.0)
4
(65.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.7)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
11
(176.7)
6
(96.1)
2
(32.5)
5
(81.6)
12
(198.0)
9
(147.2)
15
(246.8)
7
(114.5)
7
(114.8)
6
(97.5)
11
(176.6)
5
(79.9)
5
(78.6)
4
(62.6)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
28
(449.7)
22
(352.2)
26
(422.1)
18
(293.9)
22
(363.0)
19
(310.7)
18
(296.1)
31
(507.0)
14
(229.5)
42
(682.2)
19
(305.1)
18
(287.7)
14
(220.0)
18
(281.7)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
99
(1,590)
87
(1,393)
50
(811.8)
63
(1,029)
44
(726.0)
65
(1,063)
30
(493.5)
38
(621.4)
47
(770.6)
51
(828.3)
38
(610.1)
45
(719.2)
65
(1,021)
74
(1,158)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
15
(240.9)
13
(208.1)
13
(211.1)
6
(98.0)
7
(115.5)
4
(65.4)
3
(49.4)
6
(98.1)
3
(49.2)
9
(146.2)
1
(16.1)
6
(95.9)
9
(141.4)
3
(47.0)
Arson
(per 100,000)
1
(16.1)
3
(48.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.3)
1
(16.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(16.2)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)180.2135.490.3116.9134.6143.198.7104.2119.7112.1108.1154.195.9118.3

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City-data.com crime index in Steilacoom, WA

Crime rate in Steilacoom detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 11 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.57
Washington average:

1.42
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Ancestries: German (8.1%), English (6.5%), American (6.1%), Irish (5.1%), Norwegian (5.1%), Scandinavian (4.4%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1854

Elevation: 51 feet

Land area: 2.07 square miles.

Population density: 3,056 people per square mile   (average).

Steilacoom, Washington map

805 residents are foreign born (5.0% Asia, 1.9% Latin America, 1.7% Europe).

This town:

12.5%
Washington:

13.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $3,707 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $4,445 (1.0%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lakewood, WA (3.2 miles , pop. 58,211).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (33.8 miles , pop. 563,374).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (931.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Ketron Island, WA (1.4 miles),
Lakewood, WA (1.8 miles ),
North Fort Lewis, WA (1.8 miles ),
Fort Lewis, WA (2.0 miles ),
University Place, WA (2.1 miles ),
Anderson Island, WA (2.2 miles ),
McChord AFB, WA (2.2 miles ),
Fox Island, WA (2.3 miles )

Latitude: 47.17 N, Longitude: 122.59 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,593 (-24.8%)
Workers who live and work in this town: 270 (9.2%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 253

Distribution of median household income in Steilacoom, WA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Steilacoom, WA in 2017

Property values in Steilacoom, WA

Steilacoom satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

5.7%
Washington:

5.2%
Historical population in Steilacoom, WA
Historical housing units in Steilacoom, WA

Population change in the 1990s: +174 (+3.0%).
Most common industries in Steilacoom, WA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (19.5%)
  • Public administration (9.8%)
  • Educational services (7.9%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.5%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (3.8%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.5%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (13.7%)
  • Health care (12.8%)
  • Construction (6.8%)
  • Educational services (4.7%)
  • Real estate & rental & leasing (4.6%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.2%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (3.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (26.4%)
  • Educational services (11.1%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.5%)
  • Public administration (5.8%)
  • Social assistance (5.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.7%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Steilacoom, WA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.6%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (3.8%)
  • Registered nurses (3.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (3.6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (3.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.4%)
  • Computer specialists (3.2%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (5.0%)
  • Computer specialists (4.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.7%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (3.5%)
  • Top executives (3.4%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (10.1%)
  • Registered nurses (7.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (5.0%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (4.4%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.5%)

Average climate in Steilacoom, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Steilacoom, Washington environmental map by EPA

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO Ozone PM10 PM2.5 Pb
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 84.1. This is about average.

City:

84.1
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2005 was 0.848. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 9.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.848
U.S.:

0.267
Ozone Level
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 16.3. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 8.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.3
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 7.49. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.49
U.S.:

8.46
Lead Level

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 0.00477. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00477
U.S.:

0.00984

Earthquake activity:

Steilacoom-area historical earthquake activity is near Washington state average. It is 155% 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 7.1 miles away from Steilacoom 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 5.6 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 15.9 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 31.1 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 471.1 miles away from the city center
On 2/14/1981 at 06:09:27, a magnitude 5.5 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 55.5 miles away from Steilacoom center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), energy magnitude (ME), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Pierce County (20) is greater than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 19
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 10, Mudslides: 5, Landslides: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Earthquakes: 2, Heavy Rains: 2, Winds: 2, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Steilacoom topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Steilacoom:

  • AVAMERE GEORGIAN HOUSE OF LAKEWOOD (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; TACOMA, WA)
  • UNIVERSITY PLACE CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; UNIVERSITY PLACE, WA)
  • PUGET SOUND HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 4 miles away; LAKEWOOD, WA)
  • KINDRED TRANSITIONAL CARE AND REHAB CENTER- LAKEWOOD (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; TACOMA, WA)
  • MANOR CARE OF TACOMA WA, LLC (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; TACOMA, WA)
  • ABILENE HOUSE INC (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; TACOMA, WA)
  • FRANCISCAN HOSPICE (Hospital, about 6 miles away; UNIVERSITY PLACE, WA)

Heliports located in Steilacoom:

Amtrak stations near Steilacoom:

  • 10 miles: TACOMA (1001 PUYALLUP AVE.) . Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.
  • 16 miles: OLYMPIA/LACEY (OLYMPIA, 6600 YELM HWY. S.E.) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, vending machines, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for car rental service, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Steilacoom:

  • Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom (about 2 miles; Lakewood, WA; Full-time enrollment: 5,228)
  • Clover Park Technical College (about 5 miles; Lakewood, WA; FT enrollment: 4,185)
  • Tacoma Community College (about 7 miles; Tacoma, WA; FT enrollment: 6,622)
  • Pacific Lutheran University (about 8 miles; Tacoma, WA; FT enrollment: 3,548)
  • University of Puget Sound (about 9 miles; Tacoma, WA; FT enrollment: 2,788)
  • Bates Technical College (about 9 miles; Tacoma, WA; FT enrollment: 4,929)
  • University of Washington-Tacoma Campus (about 10 miles; Tacoma, WA; FT enrollment: 3,788)

Public high schools in Steilacoom:

  • FIRWOOD (Location: 8805 STEILACOOM BLVD SW, Grades: 4-12)
  • STEILACOOM HIGH (Location: 54 SENTINEL DRIVE, Grades: 9-12)

Public elementary/middle schools in Steilacoom:

See full list of schools located in Steilacoom

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • First Protestant church north of columbia river. First Catholic church in Washington buit by Irish soldiers stationed at Ft. Steilacoom.

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Steilacoom: Sunnyside Beach (A), Steilacoom Department of Public Safety (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Aeration Lagoon (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Parks in Steilacoom include: Sunnyside Beach Park (1), Farrell Marsh Park (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Steilacoom Historical Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 112 Main Street), Steilacoom Tribal Cultural Center & Museum (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 1515 Lafayette Street).

Hotel: Maui Condo Ocean Front (1606 Beech Ave).

Court: Steilacoom Town - Town Offices- Municipal Court (1030 Roe Street).

Birthplace of: Clara Antoinette McCarty Wilt - Pioneer.

Pierce County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential

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

KETRON ISLAND WATER INC (Population served: 20, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This town:

2.3 people
Washington:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

67.0%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

5.9%
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
7 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

For population 15 years and over in Steilacoom:

Marital status in Steilacoom, WA
  • Never married: 24.1%
  • Now married: 56.3%
  • Separated: 0.1%
  • Widowed: 3.6%
  • Divorced: 15.9%

For population 25 years and over in Steilacoom:

  • High school or higher: 94.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 43.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 17.4%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.9 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.4
Washington average:

11.3

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Steilacoom
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Steilacoom, WA (based on Pierce County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant121,041365
Catholic69,55826
Other49,446109
Mainline Protestant34,906123
Black Protestant4,81717
Orthodox6054
None514,852-
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: 132
Here:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 13
Pierce County:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 105
This county:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 152
This county:

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 511
Pierce County:

6.61 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

8.26 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

8.4%
State:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

29.3%
State:

25.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Pierce County:

14.1%
State:

13.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Steilacoom:

50.8%
State:

49.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Steilacoom:

47.7%
Washington:

45.8%

Average BMI:
Steilacoom:

28.3
State:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
Steilacoom:

20.8%
Washington:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Steilacoom:

10.3%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Steilacoom:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.7%
State:

32.6%

General health condition:
Steilacoom:

56.8%
Washington:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

79.2%
Washington:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Steilacoom, WA Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 9$80,232$106,9760$0
Other and Unallocable 5$32,790$78,6967$6,774
Financial Administration 5$32,726$78,5421$2,214
Water Supply 4$29,630$88,8900$0
Electric Power 3$32,180$128,7204$7,194
Parks and Recreation 2$15,350$92,1000$0
Solid Waste Management 2$14,776$88,6560$0
Other Government Administration 2$13,244$79,4648$7,318
Police - Other 1$4,380$52,5600$0
Firefighters 1$8,534$102,4080$0
Streets and Highways 1$8,974$107,6880$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 3$5,462
Sewerage 0$0 0$0
Totals for Government 35$272,816$93,53723$28,962

Steilacoom government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Parks and Recreation: $357,000 ($56.34)
    Regular Highways: $337,000 ($53.18)
    Police Protection: $7,000 ($1.10)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $2,136,000 ($337.07)
    Police Protection: $1,566,000 ($247.12)
    Sewerage: $1,558,000 ($245.86)
    Central Staff Services: $848,000 ($133.82)
    Parks and Recreation: $551,000 ($86.95)
    Regular Highways: $502,000 ($79.22)
    Water Utilities: $404,000 ($63.75)
    Health - Other: $222,000 ($35.03)
    General Public Buildings: $178,000 ($28.09)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $120,000 ($18.94)
    General - Other: $95,000 ($14.99)
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,000 ($0.16)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $132,000 ($20.83)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $424,000 ($66.91)
    Water Utilities: $411,000 ($64.86)
    Electric Utilities: $248,000 ($39.14)
    General - Other: $177,000 ($27.93)
    Police Protection: $102,000 ($16.10)
    Regular Highways: $22,000 ($3.47)
    Solid Waste Management: $6,000 ($0.95)
    Parks and Recreation: $4,000 ($0.63)
    Natural Resources - Other: $3,000 ($0.47)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,899,000 ($457.47)

Steilacoom government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $3,102,000 ($489.51)
    Other: $285,000 ($44.97)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($0.63)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $410,000 ($64.70)
    Fines and Forfeits: $90,000 ($14.20)
    Interest Earnings: $74,000 ($11.68)
    General Revenue - Other: $38,000 ($6.00)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $2,776,000 ($438.06)
    Water Utilities: $992,000 ($156.54)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $335,000 ($52.86)
    Highways: $150,000 ($23.67)
    General Local Government Support: $124,000 ($19.57)
    Health and Hospitals: $4,000 ($0.63)
  • Tax - Property: $2,004,000 ($316.24)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $404,000 ($63.75)
    Public Utilities Sales: $272,000 ($42.92)
    Other Selective Sales: $96,000 ($15.15)
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $89,000 ($14.04)
    Other License: $61,000 ($9.63)
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $15,000 ($2.37)

Steilacoom government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,930,000 ($462.36)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,755,000 ($434.75)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $175,000 ($27.62)

Steilacoom government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $15,422,000 ($2433.64)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $743,000 ($117.25)

8.79% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($52,298 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.79%
Washington average:

7.39%

0.23% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,211 average AGI)
Pierce County:

0.23%
Washington average:

0.11%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from King County, WA  2.71% ($57,641 average AGI)
from Thurston County, WA  0.49% ($50,794)
from Kitsap County, WA  0.29% ($50,871)


7.23% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($50,793 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.23%
Washington average:

6.40%

0.20% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,343 average AGI)
Pierce County:

0.20%
Washington average:

0.13%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to King County, WA  1.82% ($53,673 average AGI)
to Thurston County, WA  0.57% ($44,488)
to Kitsap County, WA  0.25% ($51,925)

Businesses in Steilacoom, WA

  • U-Haul: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Steilacoom:

  • KNTB (1480 AM; 1 kW; LAKEWOOD, WA; Owner: FTP CORPORATION)
  • KJR (950 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KGNW (820 AM; 50 kW; BURIEN-SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KYCW (1090 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KOMO (1000 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KHHO (850 AM; 10 kW; TACOMA, WA; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KNWX (1210 AM; 28 kW; AUBURN-FEDERAL WAY, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KLAY (1180 AM; 5 kW; LAKEWOOD, WA; Owner: CLAY FRANK HUNTINGTON)
  • KIXI (880 AM; 50 kW; MERCER ISLAND/SEATTL, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KKOL (1300 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KKMO (1360 AM; 5 kW; TACOMA, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Steilacoom:

  • KVTI (90.9 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: CLOVER PARK TECHNICAL COLLEGE)
  • KBSG-FM (97.3 FM; TACOMA, 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)
  • KYPT (96.5 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.)
  • KZOK-FM (102.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KMPS-FM (94.1 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KISW (99.9 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KBTC-FM (91.7 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: BATES TECHNICAL COLLEGE)
  • K201EX (88.1 FM; GREENWATER, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K205DD (88.9 FM; BREMERTON, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KXXO (96.1 FM; OLYMPIA, WA; Owner: 3 CITIES, INC.)
  • KFMY (97.7 FM; RAYMOND, WA; Owner: SOUTH SOUND BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KUPS (90.1 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF PUGET SOUND)

TV broadcast stations around Steilacoom:

  • KBTC-TV (Channel 28; TACOMA, WA; Owner: BATES TECHNICAL COLLEGE)
  • KCPQ (Channel 13; TACOMA, WA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION NORTHWEST, INC.)
  • KSTW (Channel 11; TACOMA, WA; Owner: UPN TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • KING-TV (Channel 5; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • KHCV (Channel 45; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: NORTH PACIFIC INTERNATIONAL TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KWPX (Channel 33; BELLEVUE, WA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • KCTS-TV (Channel 9; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: KCTS TELEVISION)
Steilacoom fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017

Steilacoom fatal accident list:

Aug 4, 2002 00:45 AM, Old Military Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunk persons involved: 1
Nov 19, 1990 01:11 AM, Steilacmbl, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 20ft / 5.8mTotal length
  • $22,000,000Total costs
  • 300Total average daily traffic
  • 15Total average daily truck traffic
  • 500Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Steilacoom)

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Steilacoom, WA)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • Dtsteilacoom, 601 Main St. (Lat: 47.170722 Lon: -122.592611), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 35.7 m, Call Sign: WQSB839,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11525.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/28/2013, Expiration Date: 08/28/2023, Certifier: John E Monday, Registrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 208 S Akard St., Rm 1015, Dallas, TX 75202, Phone: (855) 699-7073, Fax: (214) 746-6410, Email:
  • CN5033, Bridge (Lat: 47.201222 Lon: -122.647361), Type: Building, Structure height: 4.6 m, Overall height: 6 m, Call Sign: WRAF412,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10915.0 MHz, Grant Date: 10/31/2017, Expiration Date: 10/31/2027, Certifier: Keith Scheffer, Registrant: Startouch, Inc, 1354 Pacific Place, Suite 102, Ferndale, WA 98248, Phone: (360) 543-5679, Fax: (360) 384-3867, Email:
  • SE05536A, 601 Main St. (Lat: 47.170722 Lon: -122.592611), Type: Mtower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 35.7 m, Call Sign: WRCC858,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17915.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, 17915.0 MHz, Grant Date: 08/28/2018, Expiration Date: 08/28/2028, Certifier: David Werblow, Registrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • STEILACOOM, 606 Short St (Lat: 47.167028 Lon: -122.601222), Overall height: 6.4 m, Call Sign: WLU442,
    Assigned Frequencies: 17720.0 MHz, Grant Date: 09/06/2000, Expiration Date: 08/01/2010, Cancellation Date: 07/12/2010, Registrant: Qwest Corporation, 700 W. Mineral Ave., Rm. Ia-C7.18, Littleton, CO 80120, Phone: (303) 707-8714, Fax: (303) 707-9711, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • 2651 Chambers Creek Drive (Lat: 47.184556 Lon: -122.585667), Type: Building, Structure height: 3.7 m, Overall height: 4.4 m, Call Sign: WQYH616,
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.650 MHz, 156.800 MHz, Grant Date: 09/30/2016, Expiration Date: 09/30/2026, Certifier: Miles Francis, Registrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 4515 Kansas Ave, Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4015, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

41 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Steilacoom)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 150L (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR 0-200 SERIES (100 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 11880 , Serial Number: 15075683, Year manufactured: 1974, Certificate Issue Date: 12/27/2012
    Registrant (Individual): Gregory E Hull, 1307 Nisqually St, Steilacoom, WA 98388
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 09/26/1978
  • Aircraft: DJI PHANTOM 3 PROFESSION (Category: Land, Engines: 4), Engine: Electric
    N-Number: 160DT , Serial Number: P76DCE22016390, Certificate Issue Date: 07/06/2016
    Registrant (Individual): David E Thrasher, 95 Madrona Park Dr, Steilacoom, WA 98388
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-24-250 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 135 mph), Engine: LYCOMING 0-540 SERIES (250 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7610P , Serial Number: 24-2821, Year manufactured: 1961, Airworthiness Date: 08/11/1961, Certificate Issue Date: 10/17/2002
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Scott R Morris, 44 Chapman Loop, Steilacoom, WA 98388, Other Owners: Susan E Morris
  • Aircraft: BEECH F33A (Category: Land, Seats: 5, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 138 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR IO 520 SERIES (285 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 334DH , Serial Number: CE-625, Year manufactured: 1975, Airworthiness Date: 12/18/1975, Certificate Issue Date: 10/23/2003
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Dale Hemman, 64 Puget Dr, Steilacoom, WA 98388, Other Owners: Eileen Hemman
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 02/13/2018
  • Aircraft: BEECH 95-B55 (T42A) (Category: Land, Engines: 2, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 165 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR I0-470 SERIES (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 5JG , Serial Number: TC-1725, Year manufactured: 1974, Airworthiness Date: 06/07/1974, Certificate Issue Date: 11/15/2012
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Dale W Hemman, 64 Puget Dr, Steilacoom, WA 98388, Other Owners: Eileen A Hemman

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
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)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED22$300,4698$342,450104$237,2195$136,4787$179,011
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$240,4103$329,03712$207,0750$02$207,285
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$157,4504$199,47318$286,0331$228,5301$429,310
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$03$241,03329$237,4211$176,8304$151,733
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$07$231,2740$01$339,410

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0721.09 , 0721.11

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$269,0501$252,900
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$440,970
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$02$223,920
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$01$189,500

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0721.09 , 0721.11

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Steilacoom, WA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Steilacoom, WA - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year Based on the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 17. The highest number of fire incidents - 41 took place in 2003, and the least - 2 in 2016. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Steilacoom, WA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (44.3%), and Outside Fires (34.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Steilacoom, WA
    • 12544.3%Structure Fires
    • 9734.4%Outside Fires
    • 4014.2%Other
    • 207.1%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Steilacoom, WA
Most common first names in Steilacoom, WA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John3973.1 years
Robert2876.4 years
William2677.0 years
James2469.6 years
George1875.4 years
Mary1582.3 years
Charles1582.3 years
Joseph1466.3 years
Richard1169.0 years
Edward1175.1 years
Most common last names in Steilacoom, WA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1369.3 years
Brown1174.7 years
Anderson1072.9 years
Lewis871.0 years
Andrews775.3 years
Parker783.4 years
Attwood674.2 years
Robinson664.3 years
Johnson582.4 years
Davis573.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Steilacoom, WA
  • 55.1%Utility gas
  • 39.6%Electricity
  • 2.7%Wood
  • 1.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.7%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Steilacoom, WA
  • 82.5%Electricity
  • 15.3%Utility gas
  • 1.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.6%No fuel used


Steilacoom compared to Washington state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher above state average.

Steilacoom on our top lists:

  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people taking a ferryboat to work (population 5,000+)"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #28 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest average weight of females"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #41 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest ground withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #50 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the most Evangelical Protestant congregations"
There are 21 pilots and 20 other airmen in this city.
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