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Population in 2010: 840. Population change since 2000: +1.9%
Males: 463  (55.2%)
Females: 377  (44.8%)

Median resident age:  27.3 years
Washington median age:  32.2 years

Zip codes: 98587.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $28,057 (it was $24,688 in 2000)
Taholah:

$28,057
WA:

$57,573
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $14,327

Taholah CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $62,796 (it was $61,800 in 2000)
Taholah:

$62,796
WA:

$243,000
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $91,105; Detached houses: $108,244; Mobile homes: $37,782

Median gross rent in 2012: $327.

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  • American Indian alone - 614 (76.3%)
  • Two or more races - 95 (11.8%)
  • White alone - 55 (6.8%)
  • Hispanic - 34 (4.2%)
  • Black alone - 5 (0.6%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone - 2 (0.2%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Taholah: 86.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: United States (3.1%), Scotch-Irish (2.4%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 17 feet

Land area: 1.70 square miles.

Population density: 495 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Taholah:

  • High school or higher: 83.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 13.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.4%
  • Unemployed: 37.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Taholah CDP:

  • Never married: 49.2%
  • Now married: 32.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.4%
  • Divorced: 12.8%

10 residents are foreign born

This place:  1.2%
Washington:  13.3%



According to our research of Washington and other state lists there were 2 registered sex offenders living in Taholah, Washington as of July 22, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Taholah to the number of sex offenders is 420 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,250 (1.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $199 (0.3%)

Taholah satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lakewood, WA (83.7 miles , pop. 58,211).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (93.4 miles , pop. 563,374).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (967.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Santiago, WA (2.0 miles) , Quinault Reservation, WA (2.5 miles) , Qui-nai-elt Village, WA (2.8 miles) , Moclips, WA (3.1 miles ), Pacific Beach, WA (3.2 miles ), Queets, WA (3.7 miles) , Copalis Beach, WA (4.1 miles ), Humptulips, WA (4.1 miles ).

Latitude: 47.35 N, Longitude: 124.29 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 360

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

11.7%
Washington:

6.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (46%)
  • Construction (19%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (8%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (32%)
  • Educational services (27%)
  • Public administration (22%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Retail trade (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Information (2%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (13%)
  • Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (12%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (8%)
  • Construction trades workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (7%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (4%)
  • Top executives (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (14%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (13%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers except personal appearance, transportation, and child care workers (8%)
  • Information and record clerks except customer service representatives (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4%)
  • Child care workers (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)

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Earthquake activity:

Taholah-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Washington state average. It is 39% smaller 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 84.1 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 82.2 miles away from Taholah 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 91.7 miles away from the city center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 7/3/1999 at 01:43:54, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.3 ME, Depth: 25.2 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 53.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/2001 at 13:19:11, a magnitude 5.0 (4.8 MB, 5.0 MD, Depth: 25.3 mi) earthquake occurred 38.9 miles away from Taholah center
On 1/29/1995 at 03:11:22, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, 4.5 MS, 5.1 MW, 5.0 MD, Depth: 10.7 mi) earthquake occurred 90.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), energy magnitude (ME), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Grays Harbor County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 21
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 13, Mudslides: 8, Landslides: 6, Winter Storms: 4, Heavy Rains: 2, Snows: 2, Floods: 2, Wind: 1, Earthquake: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Political contributions by individuals in Taholah, WA

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Taholah:

  • The Evergreen State College (about 65 miles; Olympia, WA; Full-time enrollment: 4,271)
  • South Puget Sound Community College (about 68 miles; Olympia, WA; FT enrollment: 3,017)
  • Olympic College (about 79 miles; Bremerton, WA; FT enrollment: 3,930)
  • Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom (about 82 miles; Lakewood, WA; FT enrollment: 3,085)
  • Tacoma Community College (about 84 miles; Tacoma, WA; FT enrollment: 3,801)
  • Clover Park Technical College (about 85 miles; Lakewood, WA; FT enrollment: 2,757)
  • University of Puget Sound (about 86 miles; Tacoma, WA; FT enrollment: 2,795)

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Notable locations in Taholah: Quinault Indian Nation Moclips River Estates Wastewater Treatment Plant (A), Quinault Indian Nation Taholah Village Wastewater Treatment Plant (B), Taholah Fire Department (C), Quinault Nation Ambulance (D). Display/hide their locations on the map

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

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 35.6%
(16.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 20.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 36.7% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 46.3% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This place:  3.7 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  78.8%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  16.4%
Whole state:  7.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.4% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Taholah, WA

5 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
3 people in federal detention centers in 2010

Taholah compared to Washington state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.


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Banks with branches in Taholah (2011 data):

  • Bank of the Pacific: Taholah Branch at 515 Quinault Drive, branch established on 1993/09/17. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $640.3 mil, Deposits: $548.4 mil, headquarters in Aberdeen, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 17 total offices, Holding Company: Pacific Financial Corporation

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Taholah travel time to work - commute


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Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (78%)
  • Wood (9%)
  • Other fuel (6%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)
  • Utility gas (2%)
  • No fuel used (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Taholah CDP (based on Grays Harbor County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 30.79%
Here30.8%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchAssemblies of GodPresbyterian Church (USA)Evangelical Lutheran Church in America
Adherents35.2%9.5%9.3%7.5%7.1%
Congregations9.6%6.0%14.5%6.0%6.0%
NameUnited Methodist ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionLutheran ChurchBaptist General ConferenceOther
Adherents6.9%4.9%3.4%2.8%13.4%
Congregations10.8%6.0%1.2%3.6%36.1%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 25
Grays Harbor County:

3.51 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 21
Grays Harbor County:

2.95 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Grays Harbor County:

4.21 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 64
Here:

8.99 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

11.0%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Grays Harbor County:

33.8%
Washington:

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

18.4%
State:

13.9%

6.95% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,438 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.95%
Washington average:

7.86%

0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($252 average AGI)
Grays Harbor County:

0.08%
Washington average:

0.26%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Thurston County, WA  1.15% ($37,328 average AGI)
from King County, WA  0.76% ($40,573)
from Pierce County, WA  0.65% ($35,902)


6.44% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,320 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.44%
Washington average:

7.07%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($237 average AGI)
Grays Harbor County:

0.05%
Washington average:

0.16%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Thurston County, WA  1.22% ($34,961 average AGI)
to King County, WA  0.60% ($36,367)
to Pierce County, WA  0.45% ($29,543)

Strongest AM radio stations in Taholah:

  • 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.)
  • KOMO (1000 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KJR (950 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA)
  • KYCW (1090 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KIXI (880 AM; 50 kW; MERCER ISLAND/SEATTL, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KKOL (1300 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KXRO (1320 AM; 5 kW; ABERDEEN, WA; Owner: MCC RADIO, LLC)
  • KPOJ (620 AM; 50 kW; PORTLAND, OR; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRKO (1380 AM; 50 kW; EVERETT, WA; Owner: S-R BROADCASTING, CO.)
  • KMAS (1030 AM; 10 kW; SHELTON, WA; Owner: SOUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KPAM (860 AM; 50 kW; TROUTDALE, OR; Owner: PAMPLIN BROADCASTING-OREGON, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Taholah:

  • KAYO-FM (99.3 FM; ELMA, WA; Owner: SOUTH SOUND BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KFMY (97.7 FM; RAYMOND, WA; Owner: SOUTH SOUND BROADCASTING, LLC)

National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total average daily traffic: 150
Total average daily truck traffic: 30
Total future (year 2031) average daily traffic: 300


FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Chip Perkins, Se 1/4 Sw 1/4 Section 22 (Lat: 47.204639 Lon: -124.164056), Type: 79.2, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 2028625989, Peter.Connolly@hklaw.Com, PETER.CONNOLLY@HKLAW.COM
  • Kacey Jones, Se 1/4 Sw 1/4 Section 22 (Lat: 47.204639 Lon: -124.164056), Type: 79.2, Overall height: 76.2 m
    Registrant: 2028625989, Peter.Connolly@hklaw.Com, PETER.CONNOLLY@HKLAW.COM
  • Kevin Hippner, 1524 Capoeman Rd (Lat: 47.336444 Lon: -124.284250), Type: 57.9, Overall height: 54.9 m
    Registrant: 2028625989, Peter.Connolly@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVE., NW, SUITE 1
  • Kevin Hippner, 1524 Capoeman Rd (Lat: 47.336444 Lon: -124.284250), Type: 57.9, Overall height: 54.9 m
    Registrant: 2028625989, Peter.Connolly@hklaw.Com, 2099 PENNSYLVANIA AVE., NW, SUITE 1

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • 1524 Capoeman Rd (Lat: 47.336444 Lon: -124.284250), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WGC626
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.595 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/15/2004, Expiration Date: 12/27/2014, Certifier: Dean Johnny
    Registrant: Quinault Nation Police Department, 137 W Cuitan Street, Taholah, WA 98587-0022, Phone: (360) 276-4424, Fax: (360) 276-4135, Email:
  • 22 Mi Ene (Lat: 47.390083 Lon: -123.867389), Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: WPBY864, Licensee ID: L00007876
    Assigned Frequencies: 851.337 MHz, 851.787 MHz, 852.837 MHz, 852.887 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/21/2004, Expiration Date: 06/17/2014
    Registrant: State Of; Dept. Of Transportation Washington, 724 Quince Street Se, Olympia, WA 98504-7359, Phone: (360) 705-7001, Fax: (360) 705-6873, Email:
  • Lat: 47.338444 Lon: -124.284139, Call Sign: WQDY320
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.907 MHz
    Grant Date: 11/29/2005, Expiration Date: 11/29/2015, Certifier: Richard Wells
    Registrant: Radio Licensing Services, 4700 Se International Way, Milwaukie, OR 97222, Phone: (503) 794-3761, Fax: (503) 794-3759, Email:
  • Lat: 47.344694 Lon: -124.287417, Call Sign: WQPL651
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.237 MHz, 467.237 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/21/2012, Expiration Date: 06/21/2022, Certifier: Flint D Walpole
    Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 30251 Golden Lantern Ste E #501, Laguna Niguel, CA 92677, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • TAHOLA, 1524 Capoeman Rd (Lat: 47.336444 Lon: -124.284250), Type: Tower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WQOH372
    Assigned Frequencies: 6805.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/27/2011, Expiration Date: 09/27/2021, Certifier: Steven T Campbell
    Registrant: Holland & Knight LLP, 800 17th Street, N.W., Suite #1100, Washington, DC 20006-3906, Phone: (202) 955-3000, Fax: (202) 955-5564, Email:
  • Taholah USC 340, Lat: 47.336444 Lon: -124.284250, Type: Ltower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WQPR474
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/27/2012, Expiration Date: 07/27/2022, Certifier: Randell Harris
    Registrant: Quinault Indian Nation, 1214 Aalis Drive, Taholah, WA 98587, Phone: (360) 276-8211, Fax: (360) 276-4191, Email:
  • Taholah USC 142, Lat: 47.336444 Lon: -124.284250, Type: Ltower, Structure height: 54.9 m, Overall height: 57.9 m, Call Sign: WQPR474
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/27/2012, Expiration Date: 07/27/2022, Certifier: Randell Harris
    Registrant: Quinault Indian Nation, 1214 Aalis Drive, Taholah, WA 98587, Phone: (360) 276-8211, Fax: (360) 276-4191, Email:
  • Taholah Admin, Alongside Aalis Drive (Lat: 47.339139 Lon: -124.285389), Type: Building, Structure height: 11.1 m, Call Sign: WQQH919
    Assigned Frequencies: 23325.0 MHz, 23375.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/18/2012, Expiration Date: 12/18/2022, Certifier: Randell J Harris
    Registrant: Intelpath, 50 E 26th St., #404, Chicago, IL 60616, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:
  • Taholah Cell, Alongside Capoeman Drive (Lat: 47.336389 Lon: -124.284194), Type: Building, Structure height: 33 m, Call Sign: WQQH920
    Assigned Frequencies: 10895.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 22125.0 MHz, 22175.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/18/2012, Expiration Date: 12/18/2022, Certifier: Randell J Harris
    Registrant: Intelpath, 50 E 26th St., #404, Chicago, IL 60616, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1
  • Front St (Lat: 47.344250 Lon: -124.290194), Type: Building, Overall height: 7 m, Call Sign: KMD315, Licensee ID: L00304110
    Assigned Frequencies: 156.425 MHz, 156.450 MHz, 156.800 MHz
    Grant Date: 09/05/2001, Expiration Date: 09/05/2011, Cancellation Date: 11/05/2011
    Registrant: Quinault Tribal Enterprise, Taholah, WA 98587

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: AC7YY, Previous Call Sign: KB7PMH, Licensee ID: L00433806
    Grant Date: 07/10/2012, Expiration Date: 08/04/2022, Certifier: Kim A Aiken
    Registrant: Kim A Aiken, 515 5th Avenue Apt 1, Taholah, WA 98587



Most common first names in Taholah, WA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert768.4 years
James472.3 years
William471.0 years
Frank376.3 years
Mary370.7 years
Charles259.6 years
David242.0 years
Hans259.0 years
Hazel286.0 years
Herbert268.5 years
Most common last names in Taholah, WA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Capoeman1465.3 years
Charley570.2 years
Pickernell578.0 years
Bryson468.5 years
James343.0 years
Cole375.7 years
Corwin370.0 years
Cultee352.7 years
Curley354.7 years
Hall370.0 years
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