Steilacoom, Washington

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Population in 2014: 6,179 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.1%
 
Males: 3,200  (51.8%)
Females: 2,979  (48.2%)
Median resident age:  43.9 years
Washington median age:  37.4 years

Zip codes: 98467.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $57,618 (it was $46,113 in 2000)
Steilacoom:

$57,618
WA:

$58,405

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $35,024 (it was $27,124 in 2000)

Steilacoom town income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $274,666 (it was $188,900 in 2000)
Steilacoom:

$274,666
WA:

$250,800

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $307,547; Detached houses: $311,898; Townhouses or other attached units: $317,349; In 2-unit structures: $182,402; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $182,053

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,007.

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  • Races in Steilacoom, WA (2013)

    Steilacoom races chart
    • 4,46472.6%White alone
    • 5949.7%Asian alone
    • 3896.3%Two or more races
    • 3676.0%Hispanic
    • 2083.4%Black alone
    • 520.8%American Indian alone
    • 510.8%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 50.08%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Steilacoom: 112.4 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (14.5%), Irish (10.2%), English (9.2%), Swedish (4.1%), United States (3.1%), Italian (3.0%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1854

Elevation: 51 feet

Land area: 2.07 square miles.

Population density: 2,980 people per square mile   (average).

Steilacoom,WA real estate house value index trend

Steilacoom, Washington map

For population 25 years and over in Steilacoom:

  • High school or higher: 95.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 33.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 15.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Steilacoom town:

  • Never married: 26.7%
  • Now married: 53.8%
  • Separated: 1.6%
  • Widowed: 5.1%
  • Divorced: 12.8%

637 residents are foreign born (5.2% Asia, 2.6% Europe).

This town:

10.4%
Washington:

13.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $2,882 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $2,927 (1.2%)

Steilacoom satellite photo by USGS

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 ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 14 buildings, average cost: $143,900
  • 1998: 16 buildings, average cost: $176,500
  • 1999: 13 buildings, average cost: $194,800
  • 2000: 19 buildings, average cost: $198,700
  • 2001: 23 buildings, average cost: $217,700
  • 2002: 15 buildings, average cost: $226,900
  • 2003: 18 buildings, average cost: $263,200
  • 2004: 19 buildings, average cost: $330,300
  • 2005: 16 buildings, average cost: $341,300
  • 2006: 15 buildings, average cost: $368,700
  • 2007: 10 buildings, average cost: $363,200
  • 2008: 6 buildings, average cost: $486,500
  • 2009: 8 buildings, average cost: $417,700
  • 2010: 7 buildings, average cost: $381,900
  • 2011: 7 buildings, average cost: $372,200
  • 2012: 9 buildings, average cost: $295,000
  • 2013: 10 buildings, average cost: $312,700
  • 2014: 8 buildings, average cost: $370,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 47.17 N, Longitude: 122.59 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: -1,412 (-23.0%)
Workers who live and work in this town: 188 (7.0%)

Area code commonly used in this area: 253

Steilacoom household income distribution Steilacoom home values distribution

Property values in Steilacoom, WA


Crime rates in Steilacoom by Year
Type 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0112002230120
per 100,000 0.016.016.032.10.00.032.733.049.10.016.432.80.0
Robberies 1121411111040
per 100,000 16.116.032.116.164.016.216.316.516.416.50.065.60.0
Assaults 911171162512915776
per 100,000 144.5176.0272.5176.796.132.581.6198.0147.2246.8114.5114.897.5
Burglaries 34164128222618221918311442
per 100,000 545.8256.0657.3449.7352.2422.1293.9363.0310.7296.1507.0229.5682.2
Thefts 103859599875063446530384751
per 100,000 1,653.61,360.01,522.91,589.91,392.9811.81,028.7726.01,063.0493.5621.4770.6828.3
Auto thefts 155101513136743639
per 100,000 240.880.0160.3240.9208.1211.198.0115.565.449.498.149.2146.2
Arson 1301301100101
per 100,000 16.148.00.016.148.00.016.316.50.00.016.40.016.2
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 287.5) 170.8142.7213.5195.6147.098.0126.9146.1155.3107.1113.1129.9121.6

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City-data.com crime index counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.

Crime rate in Steilacoom detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 10 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.46
Washington average:

1.47
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.7%
Washington:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +174 (+3.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Construction (13%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Public administration (12%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Educational services (17%)
  • Finance and insurance (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (9%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (9%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (12%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (11%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Steilacoom, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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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 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 5.6 miles away from Steilacoom 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 Steilacoom 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 the city 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 (19) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 12, Storms: 10, Mudslides: 4, Landslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, 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

Birthplace of: Clara Antoinette McCarty Wilt - Pioneer.

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:

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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.

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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).

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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 84.2. This is about average.

City:

84.2
U.S.:

74.7

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.:

0.293

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.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 7.99. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.99
U.S.:

9.35

Lead (Pb) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 0.00481. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 7.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.00481
U.S.:

0.01376
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 7.5%
(6.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 4.9% for Black residents, 8.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 8.4% for two or more races residents)
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

Steilacoom, Washington environmental map by EPA

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Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.1
Washington average:

11.4

Steilacoom travel time to work - commute Steilacoom mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Steilacoom town (based on Pierce County data)

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
Pierce County:

1.71 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 13
This county:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

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

1.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Pierce County:

29.3%
Washington:

25.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This 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
Financial Administration 5$32,726$78,5421$2,214
Other Government Administration 2$13,244$79,4648$7,318
Judicial and Legal 0$0 3$5,462
Police Protection - Officers 9$80,232$106,9760$0
Police - Other 1$4,380$52,5600$0
Firefighters 1$8,534$102,4080$0
Streets and Highways 1$8,974$107,6880$0
Solid Waste Management 2$14,776$88,6560$0
Parks and Recreation 2$15,350$92,1000$0
Water Supply 4$29,630$88,8900$0
Electric Power 3$32,180$128,7204$7,194
Other and Unallocable 5$32,790$78,6967$6,774
Totals for Government 35$272,816$93,53723$28,962

Steilacoom government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $162,000 ($26.22)
    General: $88,000 ($14.24)
    Police Protection: $26,000 ($4.21)
    Parks & Recreation: $1,000 ($0.16)
  • Current Operations - Electric Utilities: $1,389,000 ($224.79)
    Sewerage: $1,240,000 ($200.68)
    Police Protection: $875,000 ($141.61)
    Central Staff Services: $732,000 ($118.47)
    Parks & Recreation: $316,000 ($51.14)
    Water Utilities: $234,000 ($37.87)
    Regular Highways: $180,000 ($29.13)
    General Public Buildings: $132,000 ($21.36)
    Health Services - Other: $132,000 ($21.36)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $57,000 ($9.22)
    Financial Administration: $39,000 ($6.31)
    General - Other: $17,000 ($2.75)
    Parking Facilities: $10,000 ($1.62)
    Housing & Community Development: $8,000 ($1.29)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000 ($0.81)
  • Electric Utilities - Interest on Debt: $0 ($0.00)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $745,000 ($120.57)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Electric Utilities: $72,000 ($11.65)
    Sewerage: $41,000 ($6.64)
    Solid Waste Management: $19,000 ($3.07)
    General - Other: $11,000 ($1.78)
    Police Protection: $9,000 ($1.46)
    Central Staff: $2,000 ($0.32)
    Regular Highways: $1,000 ($0.16)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,998,000 ($323.35)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $12,000 ($1.94)

Steilacoom government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $2,109,000 ($341.32)
    All Other: $563,000 ($91.12)
    Housing & Community Development: $58,000 ($9.39)
    Solid Waste Management: $32,000 ($5.18)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $291,000 ($47.09)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $276,000 ($44.67)
    Rents: $214,000 ($34.63)
    General Revenue, NEC: $117,000 ($18.94)
  • Revenue - Electric Utilities: $2,379,000 ($385.01)
    Water Utilities: $1,029,000 ($166.53)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $187,000 ($30.26)
    All Other: $99,000 ($16.02)
    General Support: $54,000 ($8.74)
    Housing & Community Development: $3,000 ($0.49)
    Health & Hospitals: $1,000 ($0.16)
  • Tax - Property: $1,614,000 ($261.21)
    Total General Sales: $284,000 ($45.96)
    Public Utilities: $198,000 ($32.04)
    Other Selective Sales: $191,000 ($30.91)
    NEC: $98,000 ($15.86)

Steilacoom government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $374,000 ($60.53)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $12,415,000 ($2009.22)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $4,068,000 ($658.36)
    Full Faith & Credit - Water Utilities: $255,000 ($41.27)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Other, NEC: $7,443,000 ($1204.56)
    Water Utilities: $88,000 ($14.24)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $904,000 ($146.30)
    Water Utilities: $31,000 ($5.02)

Steilacoom government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $9,492,000 ($1536.17)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $716,000 ($115.88)

7.61% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($36,665 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.61%
Washington average:

6.54%

0.32% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,324 average AGI)
Pierce County:

0.32%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from King County, WA  1.88% ($41,813 average AGI)
from Thurston County, WA  0.46% ($38,725)
from Kitsap County, WA  0.24% ($38,774)


7.25% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,698 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.25%
Washington average:

6.20%

0.24% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,251 average AGI)
Pierce County:

0.24%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to King County, WA  1.95% ($40,149 average AGI)
to Thurston County, WA  0.48% ($38,385)
to Kitsap County, WA  0.20% ($41,032)

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 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)


Steilacoom fatal accident list:

Aug 4, 2002 00:45 AM, Old Military Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Nov 19, 1990 01:11 AM, Steilacmbl, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 5m16ftTotal length
  • $48,000Total costs
  • 586Total average daily traffic
  • 29Total average daily truck traffic
  • 970Total future (year 2032) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

3
  • 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 MHzGrant Date: 08/28/2013, Expiration Date: 08/28/2023, Certifier: John E MondayRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 2200 N. Greenville Ave., 1w, Richardson, TX 75082, Phone: (972) 234-7003, Fax: (972) 301-6893, 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: WQWN741
    Assigned Frequencies: 19475.0 MHzGrant Date: 10/14/2015, Expiration Date: 10/14/2025, Certifier: David WerblowRegistrant: 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 MHzGrant Date: 09/06/2000, Expiration Date: 08/01/2010, Cancellation Date: 07/12/2010Registrant: Qwest Corporation, 700 W. Mineral Ave., Rm. Ia-C7.18, Littleton, CO 80120, Phone: (303) 707-8714, Fax: (303) 707-9711, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

39 (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
    Registrant (Individual): Gregory E Hull, 1307 Nisqually St, Steilacoom, WA 98388
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 09/26/1978
  • 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
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Dale Hemman, 64 Puget Dr, Steilacoom, WA 98388, Other Owners: Eileen Hemman
  • 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
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Dale W Hemman, 64 Puget Dr, Steilacoom, WA 98388, Other Owners: Eileen A Hemman
  • 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
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Scott R Morris, 44 Chapman Loop, Steilacoom, WA 98388, Other Owners: Susan E Morris
  • Aircraft: AERONCA 7BCM (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 90 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR C85 SERIES (85 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 94580 , Serial Number: 7BCM-91, Year manufactured: 1947, Airworthiness Date: 05/12/1956
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Michael P Polmanteer, 1015 Short St, Steilacoom, WA 98388, Other Owners: Mary Kay Kubovec

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

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 37
  • Hazardous Condition: 29
  • Service Call: 3
  • Good Intent Call: 3

Incident types - Steilacoom

See full 2006 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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (56%)
  • Utility gas (42%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (1%)
  • Wood (1%)

Businesses in Steilacoom, WA

  • U-Haul: 1

Steilacoom compared to Washington state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in 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"
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