Tenino, Washington

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Population in 2014: 1,729 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +19.5%
 
Males: 807  (46.7%)
Females: 922  (53.3%)
Median resident age:  32.9 years
Washington median age:  37.4 years

Zip codes: 98589.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $48,951 (it was $34,526 in 2000)
Tenino:

$48,951
WA:

$58,405

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,733 (it was $18,244 in 2000)

Tenino city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $148,161 (it was $94,400 in 2000)
Tenino:

$148,161
WA:

$250,800

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $252,256; Detached houses: $274,343; Townhouses or other attached units: $209,051; In 2-unit structures: $266,832; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $86,133; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $216,370; Mobile homes: $87,269; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $15,955

Median gross rent in 2013: $873.

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  • Races in Tenino, WA (2010)

    Tenino races chart
    • 1,46786.5%White alone
    • 1257.4%Hispanic
    • 593.5%Two or more races
    • 211.2%Asian alone
    • 150.9%American Indian alone
    • 50.3%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 30.2%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Tenino: 97.5 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (21.7%), English (15.4%), Irish (10.7%), French (8.5%), Scottish (4.4%), Swedish (3.2%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1906

Elevation: 290 feet

Land area: 0.84 square miles.

Population density: 2,056 people per square mile   (low).

Tenino,WA real estate house value index trend

Tenino, Washington map

For population 25 years and over in Tenino:

  • High school or higher: 89.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 12.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 26.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Tenino city:

  • Never married: 30.0%
  • Now married: 43.0%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 5.8%
  • Divorced: 18.7%

24 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.2%
Washington:

13.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,326 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $493 (0.7%)

Tenino satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lakewood, WA (26.2 miles , pop. 58,211).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (58.5 miles , pop. 563,374).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (913.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Bucoda, WA (2.0 miles ), Rainier, WA (2.8 miles ), Grand Mound, WA (2.9 miles ), Fords Prairie, WA (3.3 miles ), Centralia, WA (3.3 miles ), Tumwater, WA (3.3 miles ), Rochester, WA (3.4 miles ), Lacey, WA (3.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 6 buildings, average cost: $77,200
  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $63,000
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $115,500
  • 2000: 11 buildings, average cost: $92,300
  • 2001: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,200
  • 2002: 15 buildings, average cost: $91,700
  • 2003: 9 buildings, average cost: $106,400
  • 2004: 20 buildings, average cost: $144,800
  • 2005: 11 buildings, average cost: $126,700
  • 2006: 7 buildings, average cost: $216,300
  • 2007: 5 buildings, average cost: $147,000
  • 2008: 3 buildings, average cost: $147,000
  • 2009: 2 buildings, average cost: $147,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 46.86 N, Longitude: 122.85 W

Area code: 360

Tenino household income distribution Tenino home values distribution

Crime rates in Tenino by Year
Type 2002 2003 2005 2006 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 00000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 00110001
per 100,000 0.00.063.862.10.00.00.058.4
Robberies 00000100
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.057.40.00.0
Assaults 00502113
per 100,000 0.00.0318.90.0116.157.458.8175.2
Burglaries 1512212010946
per 100,000 1,006.7787.41,339.31,241.5580.7516.9235.3350.5
Thefts 5231585827183021
per 100,000 3,489.92,034.13,699.03,600.21,567.91,033.91,764.71,226.6
Auto thefts 38543382
per 100,000 201.3524.9318.9248.3174.2172.3470.6116.8
Arson 00001000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.058.10.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 284.3) 235.4185.8397.6312.7146.3125.0142.1171.5

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Crime rate in Tenino detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 2 (2 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.17
Washington average:

1.47
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.4%
Washington:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +164 (+12.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (20%)
  • Construction (19%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Public administration (27%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Finance and insurance (13%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Educational services (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (19%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (14%)
  • Transportation occupations (14%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Material moving occupations (4%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (39%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (5%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Tenino, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Tenino-area historical earthquake activity is near Washington state average. It is 162% 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 31.8 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 20.6 miles away from Tenino 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 40.1 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 22.9 miles away from the city center
On 1/31/1922 at 13:17:28, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 446.6 miles away from Tenino center
On 8/17/1991 at 22:17:14, a magnitude 7.1 (6.2 MB, 7.1 MS, 7.1 MW, 6.8 ML, Depth: 8.4 mi) earthquake occurred 378.4 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 Thurston County (21) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 20
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 14, Storms: 12, Mudslides: 5, Landslides: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Earthquakes: 2, Snows: 2, Winds: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Tenino topographic map

Birthplace of: W. R. Davies - Wisconsin educator.

Hospitals and medical centers near Tenino:

  • CAPITOL PARK CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 10 miles away; TUMWATER, WA)
  • EDISON MANOR CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CENTRALIA, WA)
  • SHARON CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; CENTRALIA, WA)
  • RIVERSIDE NURSING AND REHAB CTR (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; CENTRALIA, WA)
  • WA HEALTH CARE CENTER-RIVERSIDE (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; CENTRALIA, WA)
  • WALKER CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 12 miles away; CENTRALIA, WA)
  • CENTRALIA GENERAL HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 12 miles away; CENTRALIA, WA)

airports located in Tenino:

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Amtrak stations near Tenino:

  • 10 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.
  • 11 miles: CENTRALIA (210 RAILROAD AVE.) . Services: ticket office, fully wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, taxi stand, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Tenino:

  • Centralia College (about 12 miles; Centralia, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,354)
  • South Puget Sound Community College (about 13 miles; Olympia, WA; FT enrollment: 3,981)
  • The Evergreen State College (about 17 miles; Olympia, WA; FT enrollment: 4,613)
  • Pierce College at Fort Steilacoom (about 26 miles; Lakewood, WA; FT enrollment: 5,228)
  • Pacific Lutheran University (about 28 miles; Tacoma, WA; FT enrollment: 3,548)
  • Clover Park Technical College (about 28 miles; Lakewood, WA; FT enrollment: 4,185)
  • Tacoma Community College (about 32 miles; Tacoma, WA; FT enrollment: 6,622)

Public high school in Tenino:

Public elementary/middle schools in Tenino:

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Notable locations in Tenino: Memorial Swimming Pool (A), Thurston County Fire Protection District 12 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Thurston 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 51.9. This is significantly better than average.

City:

51.9
U.S.:

74.7

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2001 was 0.978. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.9 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.978
U.S.:

0.293

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 15.4. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 12.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

15.4
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 7.78. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 11.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.78
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 15.1%
(15.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 25.0% for Black residents, 14.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 62.5% for other race residents, 21.6% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  63.7%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.5%
Whole state:  7.7%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

Tenino, Washington environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Tenino (2011 data):

  • KeyBank National Association: Tenino Branch at 149 Sussex Street West, branch established on 1968/12/20. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.4
Washington average:

11.4

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2008 2012

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Religion statistics for Tenino city (based on Thurston County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant28,471116
Catholic18,5268
Other15,33450
Mainline Protestant10,49731
Orthodox1101
None179,326-
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: 41
Thurston County:

1.72 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 4
This county:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 70
Thurston County:

2.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 166
Here:

6.97 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.7%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Thurston County:

26.9%
Washington:

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

13.5%
State:

13.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

50.6%
Washington:

49.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.4%
Washington:

45.8%

Average BMI:
Tenino:

28.5
Washington:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
Tenino:

20.4%
State:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.1%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Washington:

6.8

Overweight people:
Tenino:

34.0%
State:

32.6%

General health condition:
This city:

56.8%
Washington:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

78.3%
Washington:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Tenino, 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 3$13,740$54,9600$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$994
Police Protection - Officers 5$602,529$1,446,0700$0
Police - Other 1$0$00$0
Sewerage 3$233,132$932,5280$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 5$25,464
Housing and Community Development(Local) 1$22,140$265,6800$0
Totals for Government 13$871,541$804,49911$26,458

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

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $105,000 ($60.73)
    Sewerage: $56,000 ($32.39)
    General: $1,000 ($0.58)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $232,000 ($134.18)
    Water Utilities: $148,000 ($85.60)
    Financial Administration: $71,000 ($41.06)
    Parks & Recreation: $64,000 ($37.02)
    Regular Highways: $54,000 ($31.23)
    Fire Protection: $53,000 ($30.65)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $47,000 ($27.18)
    Central Staff Services: $31,000 ($17.93)
    Welfare - Other: $19,000 ($10.99)
    Health Services - Other: $10,000 ($5.78)
    General - Other: $8,000 ($4.63)
    Libraries: $5,000 ($2.89)
    Housing & Community Development: $2,000 ($1.16)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($0.58)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $16,000 ($9.25)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Water Utilities: $171,000 ($98.90)
    Regular Highways: $50,000 ($28.92)
    Parks & Recreation: $2,000 ($1.16)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $369,000 ($213.42)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $5,000 ($2.89)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $14,000 ($8.10)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $133,000 ($76.92)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $54,000 ($31.23)
    Interest Earnings: $29,000 ($16.77)
    Rents: $6,000 ($3.47)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $222,000 ($128.40)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $175,000 ($101.21)
    All Other: $34,000 ($19.66)
    General Support: $13,000 ($7.52)
    Health & Hospitals: $4,000 ($2.31)
  • Tax - Property: $233,000 ($134.76)
    Total General Sales: $141,000 ($81.55)
    Public Utilities: $70,000 ($40.49)
    Other Selective Sales: $35,000 ($20.24)
    NEC: $14,000 ($8.10)

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

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $107,000 ($61.89)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $325,000 ($187.97)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $275,000 ($159.05)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $99,000 ($57.26)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $50,000 ($28.92)
    Water Utilities: $8,000 ($4.63)

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

  • Bond Fund - Cash & Deposits: $64,000 ($37.02)
  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $629,000 ($363.79)

8.21% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,119 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.21%
Washington average:

6.54%

0.26% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,207 average AGI)
Thurston County:

0.26%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Pierce County, WA  1.41% ($38,385 average AGI)
from King County, WA  0.72% ($36,361)
from Lewis County, WA  0.38% ($33,872)


7.53% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,399 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.53%
Washington average:

6.20%

0.18% of residents moved to foreign countries ($913 average AGI)
Thurston County:

0.18%
Washington average:

0.14%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Pierce County, WA  1.38% ($38,725 average AGI)
to King County, WA  0.85% ($38,214)
to Lewis County, WA  0.39% ($28,931)

Strongest AM radio stations in Tenino:

  • KJR (950 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KGHO (920 AM; 5 kW; OLYMPIA, WA; Owner: SPENCER BROADCASTING, L.P.)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KGNW (820 AM; 50 kW; BURIEN-SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KITI (1420 AM; 5 kW; CENTRALIA-CHEHALIS, WA; Owner: PREMIER BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KYCW (1090 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KELA (1470 AM; 5 kW; CENTRALIA-CHEHALIS, WA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KOMO (1000 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KIXI (880 AM; 50 kW; MERCER ISLAND/SEATTL, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KNWX (1210 AM; 28 kW; AUBURN-FEDERAL WAY, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMAS (1030 AM; 10 kW; SHELTON, WA; Owner: SOUND BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KKOL (1300 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Tenino:

  • KMNT (102.9 FM; CENTRALIA, WA; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KXXO (96.1 FM; OLYMPIA, WA; Owner: 3 CITIES, INC.)
  • KFMY (97.7 FM; RAYMOND, WA; Owner: SOUTH SOUND BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KGY-FM (96.9 FM; MCCLEARY, WA; Owner: KGY, INC.)
  • KRQT (107.1 FM; CASTLE ROCK, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM LONGVIEW LICENSE, LLC)
  • K220HE (91.9 FM; CHEHALIS, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KRXY (94.5 FM; SHELTON, WA; Owner: PREMIER BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KACS (90.5 FM; CHEHALIS, WA; Owner: CHEHALIS VALLEY EDUCATIONAL FOUNDATION)
  • KITI-FM (95.1 FM; WINLOCK, WA; Owner: PREMIER BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KAYO-FM (99.3 FM; ELMA, WA; Owner: SOUTH SOUND BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • K254AP (98.7 FM; OLYMPIA, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • 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)
  • K201EX (88.1 FM; GREENWATER, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • 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.)

Tenino fatal accident list:

May 21, 1997 10:15 PM, 507, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 12m39ftTotal length
  • $59,000Total costs
  • 25,350Total average daily traffic
  • 3,980Total average daily truck traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Tenino)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

47 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

6
  • 187 Hodgden St S (Lat: 46.860111 Lon: -122.854583), Type: Building, Structure height: 38 m, Call Sign: KFF271
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.430 MHzGrant Date: 06/20/2013, Expiration Date: 08/31/2023Registrant: Thurston County Fire District #12, Tenino, WA 98589, Phone: (360) 264-4116, Fax: (360) 264-5155, Email:
  • 187 Hodgden Street S. (Lat: 46.856778 Lon: -122.849861), Type: Bant, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 15.1 m, Call Sign: KNCR629
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.905 MHzGrant Date: 11/24/2011, Expiration Date: 01/21/2022, Certifier: Jim FowlerRegistrant: Adcomm Engineering Company, 3929 184th Place Se, Bothell, WA 98012-8827, Phone: (425) 821-8827, Fax: (425) 488-3952, Email:
  • 358 Mcclellan Street (Lat: 46.852694 Lon: -122.859694), Type: Tower, Structure height: 9.4 m, Overall height: 21 m, Call Sign: WYC828
    Assigned Frequencies: 155.010 MHz, 155.070 MHz, 155.370 MHz, 155.550 MHzGrant Date: 11/22/2013, Expiration Date: 01/18/2024Registrant: Adcomm Engineering Company, 3929 184th Place Se, Bothell, WA 98012-8827, Phone: (425) 821-8827, Fax: (425) 488-3952, Email:
  • CRAWFORD MNT MW SITE, Adjacent To F S Lookout 4.1 Mi (Lat: 46.842778 Lon: -122.764417), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 18.3 m, Overall height: 25 m, Call Sign: WNVV566
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.710 MHzGrant Date: 02/09/2011, Expiration Date: 03/20/2021, Certifier: W A MillerRegistrant: Bnsf Railway Co., 8310 Nieman Rd., Lenexa, KS 66214, Phone: (913) 577-8926, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:
  • Lat: 46.846111 Lon: -122.886111, Call Sign: WQCY576, Licensee ID: L01027102
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.312 MHz, 451.487 MHz, 451.712 MHz, 452.062 MHz, 452.687 MHzGrant Date: 06/23/2005, Expiration Date: 06/23/2015, Cancellation Date: 08/29/2015, Certifier: Randy SnowRegistrant: Alpacas Of America LLC, 16641 Old Hwy 99 Se, Tenino, WA 98589, Phone: (360) 264-7585, Fax: (360) 264-7992, Email:
  • Tenino WIU MP45.2, Bnsf Ls52 Mp45.20 (Lat: 46.821306 Lon: -122.861806), Type: Pole, Structure height: 12.2 m, Overall height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: WQIK309
    Assigned Frequencies: 160.710 MHzGrant Date: 03/03/2008, Expiration Date: 03/03/2018, Certifier: Robert LeedhamRegistrant: Bnsf Railway Co, 4515 Kansas Ave., Kansas City, KS 66106, Phone: (913) 551-4640, Fax: (913) 551-4053, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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

FCC Registered Paging Towers:

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

FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

65 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Tenino)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

17 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Tenino)
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 2 partial tracts)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED3$208,143
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED1$199,640
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$173,090
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0126.00

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans

HMDA - Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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

BRONSON BEACH CLUB (Population served: 227, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 51 regular monitoring violations
LOUD MINISTRIES INTERNATIONAL (Population served: 55, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 58
  • Hazardous Condition: 48
  • Service Call: 17
  • Good Intent Call: 15

Incident types - Tenino

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Tenino, WA
Most common first names in Tenino, WA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert3364.9 years
John2170.8 years
James2071.2 years
William1979.8 years
Donald1672.5 years
Mary1672.9 years
Charles1577.9 years
Frank1382.4 years
George1180.3 years
Walter1178.5 years
Most common last names in Tenino, WA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1969.5 years
Johnson1272.3 years
Nelson1270.2 years
Peterson1276.2 years
Brown870.8 years
Wells878.6 years
Miller875.1 years
Wilson875.6 years
Baker766.3 years
Harris769.9 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (81%)
  • Wood (9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)
  • No fuel used (3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Businesses in Tenino, WA

  • Subway: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Tenino compared to Washington state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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  • Michael A. Miller (2)
  • William R. Bailey (1)
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Total of 9 patent applications in 2008-2016.