For population 25 years and over in Thorp:
For population 15 years and over in Thorp CDP:
10 residents are foreign born (3.7% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,140 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Yakima, WA (33.3 miles , pop. 71,845).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (79.6 miles , pop. 480,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (905.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Ellensburg, WA (2.8 miles ), Manastash, WA (2.9 miles ), Naneum, WA (3.3 miles ), Kittitas, WA (3.7 miles ), Cle Elum, WA (3.9 miles ), South Cle Elum, WA (3.9 miles ), Roslyn, WA (4.4 miles ), Ronald, WA (4.5 miles ).
Latitude: 47.07 N, Longitude: 120.67 W
Area code: 509
Unemployment in August 2012:
Work and jobs in Thorp: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Thorp, Washington
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Thorp-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Washington state average. It is 96% 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 86.9 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 89.8 miles away from Thorp 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 79.9 miles away from the city center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 5/3/1996 at 04:04:22, a magnitude 5.5 (5.2 MB, 5.3 MD, 5.5 ML, Depth: 2.5 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 73.0 miles away from the city center
On 2/14/1981 at 06:09:27, a magnitude 5.5 (5.1 MB, 4.8 MS, 5.5 ML) earthquake occurred 78.4 miles away from Thorp 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 82.5 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Kittitas County (14) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 5, Mudslides: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Landslides: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Wind: 1, Drought: 1, Earthquake: 1, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Thorp:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Thorp:
Public elementary/middle school in Thorp:
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Private elementary/middle school in Thorp:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Thorp and their reported violations in the past:SPRINGWOOD RANCH PARTY BARN (Population served: 210, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 8.6%
(8.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Thorp compared to Washington state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Thorp (based on Kittitas County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 29.82%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 12
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 19
Number of full-service restaurants: 51
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
11.61% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,920 average adjusted gross income)
0.12% of residents moved from foreign countries ($99 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
11.05% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,845 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
Strongest AM radio stations in Thorp:
Strongest FM radio stations in Thorp:
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Thorp)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:4
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Thorp)
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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