Tekoa, Washington

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Population in 2013: 786 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -4.8%
 
Males: 394  (50.2%)
Females: 392  (49.8%)
Median resident age:  46.6 years
Washington median age:  37.4 years

Zip codes: 99033.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $35,351 (it was $30,833 in 2000)
Tekoa:

$35,351
WA:

$58,405

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $19,430 (it was $14,344 in 2000)

Tekoa city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $146,021 (it was $66,900 in 2000)
Tekoa:

$146,021
WA:

$250,800

Median gross rent in 2013: $779.

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  • Races in Tekoa, WA (2010)

    Tekoa races chart
    • 69889.7%White alone
    • 455.8%Hispanic
    • 172.2%American Indian alone
    • 121.5%Two or more races
    • 30.4%Asian alone
    • 10.1%Black alone
    • 10.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.1%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Tekoa: 87.7 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (29.9%), Irish (10.3%), English (7.8%), Norwegian (6.4%), Polish (3.6%), United States (3.2%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1889

Elevation: 2494 feet

Land area: 1.14 square miles.

Population density: 692 people per square mile   (low).

Tekoa,WA real estate house value index trend

Tekoa, Washington map

For population 25 years and over in Tekoa:

  • High school or higher: 90.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 22.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.9%
  • Unemployed: 3.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tekoa city:

  • Never married: 21.2%
  • Now married: 42.7%
  • Separated: 0.5%
  • Widowed: 14.3%
  • Divorced: 21.3%

9 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.3%
Washington:

13.5%



According to our research of Washington and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Tekoa, Washington as of July 28, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Tekoa to the number of sex offenders is 791 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,617 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,643 (1.4%)

Tekoa satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spokane Valley, WA (32.0 miles , pop. 89,755).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (239.8 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (911.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Latah, WA (2.4 miles) , Tensed, ID (2.9 miles) , De Smet, ID (3.0 miles) , Farmington, WA (3.1 miles) , Oakesdale, WA (3.2 miles ), Waverly, WA (3.3 miles) , Plummer, ID (3.4 miles ), Fairfield, WA (3.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 1999: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $50,000
  • 2003: 1 building, cost: $160,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $125,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $200,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $185,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $285,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $220,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 47.22 N, Longitude: 117.07 W

Area code: 509

Tekoa household income distribution Tekoa home values distribution
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2003, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.47
Washington average:

1.62
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.3%
Washington:

5.3%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +73 (+9.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (25%)
  • Public administration (21%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (15%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (14%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (6%)
  • Construction (3%)
  • Educational services (31%)
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (11%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (19%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (14%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (13%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (11%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (27%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Material moving occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (6%)

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

Average climate in Tekoa, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Tekoa, Washington average temperatures Tekoa, Washington average precipitation Tekoa, Washington humidity Tekoa, Washington wind speed Tekoa, Washington snowfall Tekoa, Washington sunshine Tekoa, Washington clear and cloudy days

Earthquake activity:

Tekoa-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Washington state average. It is 117% 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 269.1 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 359.4 miles away from Tekoa center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 254.8 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 259.1 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 246.9 miles away from Tekoa center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 465.6 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 Whitman County (12) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 4, Heavy Rains: 2, Mudslides: 2, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Tekoa topographic map

Birthplace of: Keith King - Politician, Mildred Bailey - (1907-1951), musician.

Hospitals and medical centers in Tekoa:

  • TEKOA CARE CENTER (330 NORTH MADISON)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Tekoa:

  • FAIRFIELD GOOD SAMARITAN CTR (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; FAIRFIELD, WA)

Airports located in Tekoa:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tekoa:

  • Eastern Washington University (about 31 miles; Cheney, WA; Full-time enrollment: 11,643)
  • Spokane Community College (about 34 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,482)
  • North Idaho College (about 34 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; FT enrollment: 4,684)
  • Gonzaga University (about 35 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,780)
  • Washington State University (about 35 miles; Pullman, WA; FT enrollment: 25,055)
  • University of Idaho (about 35 miles; Moscow, ID; FT enrollment: 10,416)
  • Spokane Falls Community College (about 37 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,052)

Public high school in Tekoa:

Public elementary/middle school in Tekoa:

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Notable locations in Tekoa: Tekoa Ambulance Service (A), Tekoa Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Creek: Little Hangman Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Whitman County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 37.1. This is significantly better than average.

City:

37.1
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 31.4. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 24.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

31.4
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 9.29. This is about average. Closest monitor was 11.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.29
U.S.:

9.14
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 13.4%
(14.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 15.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 26.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.4 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  62.2%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.8%
Whole state:  7.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported
54 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
52 people in nursing homes in 2000

Tekoa compared to Washington state average:

  • Median household income below 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 significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Banks with branches in Tekoa (2011 data):

  • AmericanWest Bank: Tekoa Financial Center at 147 North Broadway, branch established on 1985/09/23. Info updated 2011/12/12: Bank assets: $2,274.6 mil, Deposits: $1,889.1 mil, headquarters in Spokane, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 76 total offices, Holding Company: Skbhc Holdings Llc

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.3
Washington average:

11.4

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (66%)
  • Wood (12%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (10%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (8%)
  • Other fuel (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Tekoa city (based on Whitman County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,78235
Catholic3,6289
Mainline Protestant2,64420
Other2,38810
None31,334-
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: 12
Whitman County:

2.94 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Whitman County:

0.74 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Whitman County:

1.96 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 32
Here:

7.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

5.4%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Whitman County:

24.1%
Washington:

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

8.1%
State:

13.9%
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 1$4,151$49,8120$0
Other Government Administration 1$2,913$34,9568$60
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$1,659
Sewerage 1$3,627$43,5240$0
Water Supply 1$3,627$43,5240$0
Totals for Government 4$14,318$42,9549$1,719

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

  • Current Operations - General - Other: $130,000 ($165.39)
    Water Utilities: $90,000 ($114.50)
    Police Protection: $90,000 ($114.50)
    Regular Highways: $84,000 ($106.87)
    Solid Waste Management: $70,000 ($89.06)
    Financial Administration: $61,000 ($77.61)
    Sewerage: $61,000 ($77.61)
    Libraries: $31,000 ($39.44)
    Central Staff Services: $6,000 ($7.63)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,000 ($6.36)
    Fire Protection: $4,000 ($5.09)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($11.45)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $111,000 ($141.22)
    Fire Protection: $3,000 ($3.82)
    Police Protection: $2,000 ($2.54)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($1.27)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $342,000 ($435.11)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $10,000 ($12.72)

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

  • Charges - Sewerage: $107,000 ($136.13)
    Solid Waste Management: $80,000 ($101.78)
    All Other: $4,000 ($5.09)
    Parks & Recreation: $0 ($0.00)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $59,000 ($75.06)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $17,000 ($21.63)
    General Revenue, NEC: $8,000 ($10.18)
    Rents: $2,000 ($2.54)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $111,000 ($141.22)
  • State Intergovernmental - Transit Utilities: $83,000 ($105.60)
    Highways: $18,000 ($22.90)
    Housing & Community Development: $10,000 ($12.72)
    General Support: $7,000 ($8.91)
    All Other: $2,000 ($2.54)
  • Tax - Public Utilities: $63,000 ($80.15)
    Total General Sales: $49,000 ($62.34)
    NEC: $2,000 ($2.54)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $201,000 ($255.73)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $180,000 ($229.01)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $13,000 ($16.54)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $194,000 ($246.82)
    Other, NEC: $150,000 ($190.84)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $17,000 ($21.63)
    Water Utilities: $7,000 ($8.91)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $199,000 ($253.18)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $210,000 ($267.18)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $27,000 ($34.35)

11.94% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,653 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.94%
Washington average:

6.54%

0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($102 average AGI)
Whitman County:

0.08%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Spokane County, WA  1.28% ($28,048 average AGI)
from King County, WA  1.17% ($24,725)
from Latah County, ID  0.86% ($41,420)


13.47% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,182 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

13.47%
Washington average:

6.20%

0.29% of residents moved to foreign countries ($358 average AGI)
Whitman County:

0.29%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Spokane County, WA  1.73% ($31,121 average AGI)
to King County, WA  1.49% ($27,303)
to Latah County, ID  0.92% ($31,902)

Strongest AM radio stations in Tekoa:

  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXLY (920 AM; 20 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KMAX (840 AM; 10 kW; COLFAX, WA; Owner: PALOUSE COUNTRY, INC.)
  • KQQQ (1150 AM; 25 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KMJY (700 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, WA; Owner: JAMES E. AND HELEN G. STARGEL)
  • KQNT (590 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KVNI (1080 AM; 10 kW; COEUR D' ALENE, ID; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • KJRB (790 AM; 5 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)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KAQQ (1280 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA)
  • KMBI (1330 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tekoa:

  • KIXZ-FM (96.1 FM; OPPORTUNITY, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KDRK-FM (93.7 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KPBX-FM (91.1 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KMBI-FM (107.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • KCDA (103.1 FM; POST FALLS, ID; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KISC (98.1 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KZZU-FM (92.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: QUEENB)
  • KZBD (105.7 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KEYF-FM (101.1 FM; CHENEY, 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)
  • KKZX (98.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KICR (102.3 FM; COEUR D'ALENE, ID; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KHTR (104.3 FM; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KEWU-FM (89.5 FM; CHENEY, WA; Owner: EASTERN WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY)
  • KXLY-FM (99.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KHTQ (94.5 FM; HAYDEN, ID; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • KYWL (103.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRAO-FM (102.5 FM; COLFAX, WA; Owner: PALOUSE COUNTRY, INC.)
  • KAGU (88.7 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: GONZAGA UNIVERSITY TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION)

TV broadcast stations around Tekoa:

  • KREM-TV (Channel 2; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K59BW (Channel 59; BONNERS FERRY, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • KHQ-TV (Channel 6; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: KHQ, INCORPORATED)
  • KAYU-TV (Channel 28; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: MOUNTAIN LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSPS-TV (Channel 7; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE SCHOOL DISTRICT #81)
  • K09FZ (Channel 9; SPOKANE, ETC., WA; Owner: SPOKANE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KSKN (Channel 22; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: KSKN TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KGPX (Channel 34; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: PAXSON SPOKANE LICENSE, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 39m128ftTotal length
  • $10,607,000Total costs
  • 3,455Total average daily traffic
  • 325Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • Tekoa Mt 3 Mi Nw (Lat: 47.255444 Lon: -117.089889), Call Sign: KNHB417
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.250 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/08/2003, Expiration Date: 07/26/2013
    Registrant: Industrial Communications, 16610 E. Sprague, Spokane Valley, WA 99037, Phone: (509) 993-9968, Fax: (509) 928-5583, Email:
  • Tekoa Butte 1 1/2 Mi Nw Us Post Office (Lat: 47.255444 Lon: -117.089889), Call Sign: KNDE927
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.725 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/07/2012, Expiration Date: 08/20/2022
    Registrant: Industrial Communications, 16610 E. Sprague, Spokane Valley, WA 99037, Phone: (509) 993-9968, Fax: (509) 928-5583, Email:
  • 3 Mi Wnw Of Us Post Office On Lone Pine Rd (Lat: 47.224611 Lon: -117.127667), Call Sign: KNFU552
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.550 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/05/2012, Expiration Date: 06/17/2022, Certifier: Michael Mc Hargue
    Registrant: Industrial Communications, 16610 E. Sprague, Spokane Valley, WA 99037, Phone: (509) 993-9968, Fax: (509) 928-5583, Email:
  • 3 1/2 Mi Wnw Us Post Office On Lone Pine Rd (Lat: 47.225167 Lon: -117.134889), Call Sign: KNFU553, Licensee ID: L00103883
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.520 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/10/2002, Expiration Date: 06/17/2012, Cancellation Date: 08/18/2012
    Registrant: Charlie M Mc Hargue, 4492 Lone Pine Road, Tekoa, WA 99033, Phone: (509) 284-7562
  • 2.46 Mi Nnw (Lat: 47.257389 Lon: -117.089611), Call Sign: KNAA284
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.400 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/12/2011, Expiration Date: 06/30/2021, Cancellation Date: 10/06/2011
    Registrant: Frontier Communications Corporation, 250 South Franklin, Cookeville, TN 38501, Phone: (931) 528-1584, Fax: (931) 528-1581, Email:
  • Tekoa Butte, Summer Road (Lat: 47.258250 Lon: -117.090472), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: WQKH382
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.617 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/19/2009, Expiration Date: 05/19/2019, Certifier: Keith Hutcheson
    Registrant: Industrial Communications, 16610 E Sprague Avenue, Spokane Valley, WA 99037, Phone: (509) 928-0322, Fax: (509) 928-5583, Email:
  • Lat: 47.226806 Lon: -117.070000, Call Sign: WQOZ406
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.850 MHz, 151.730 MHz, 159.960 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/12/2012, Expiration Date: 03/12/2022, Certifier: John Heaton
    Registrant: Industrial Communications, 16610 East Sprague Avenue, Spokane, WA 99037, Phone: (509) 928-0322, Fax: (509) 928-5583, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: N7EVQ, Previous Call Sign: KA7UMF
    Grant Date: 03/11/1999, Expiration Date: 03/11/2009, Cancellation Date: 03/12/2011
    Registrant: Arthur C Todd, Box 516, Tekoa, WA 99033
  • Call Sign: KE7VWL, Licensee ID: L01430811
    Grant Date: 09/12/2008, Expiration Date: 09/12/2018, Certifier: Nick Vietri
    Registrant: Nick Vietri, Tekoa, WA 99033


FAA Registered Aircraft:

8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Tekoa)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 23
  • Hazardous Condition: 3
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Tekoa

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Tekoa, WA
Most common first names in Tekoa, WA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1482.2 years
John1175.5 years
George877.4 years
Henry876.4 years
Emma782.6 years
Charles678.7 years
Harold673.3 years
Walter678.5 years
Ruth685.4 years
Albert576.8 years
Most common last names in Tekoa, WA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson782.0 years
Thompson677.8 years
Girsberger581.6 years
Watson580.4 years
Brede478.0 years
Bruce481.8 years
Hansen477.5 years
Harp487.0 years
Krell475.7 years
Olson469.2 years
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