Twin Lakes, Washington

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Population in 2010: 59.
Males: 39  (66.7%)
Females: 20  (33.3%)
Median resident age:  58.5 years
Washington median age:  37.7 years
Estimated median household income in 2016: $42,235
Twin Lakes:

$42,235
WA:

$67,106

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $22,610

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $187,048
Twin Lakes:

$187,048
WA:

$306,400

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $164,092; Detached houses: $223,255; Mobile homes: $83,912
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  • Races in Twin Lakes, WA (2010)

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    • 3355.9%American Indian alone
    • 2440.7%White alone
    • 23.4%Two or more races
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Twin Lakes: 84.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (8.9%), Scandinavian (6.3%), American (3.8%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

For population 25 years and over in Twin Lakes:

  • High school or higher: 96.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 15.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%

For population 15 years and over in Twin Lakes CDP:

  • Never married: 25.0%
  • Now married: 47.8%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.2%
  • Divorced: 24.0%

4 residents are foreign born (3.6% Europe).

This place:

3.6%
Washington:

13.5%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,077 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $620 (0.4%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spokane, WA (59.9 miles , pop. 195,629).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (181.9 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (980.5 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Inchelium, WA (2.7 miles ), Colville Reservation, WA (3.0 miles ), Columbia, WA (3.5 miles ), Keller, WA (4.4 miles ), Addy, WA (5.0 miles ), Barney's Junction, WA (5.2 miles) , Spokane Reservation, WA (5.2 miles ), Kettle Falls, WA (5.2 miles ).

Latitude: 48.26 N, Longitude: 118.36 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 509

Twin Lakes household income distribution Twin Lakes home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

9.1%
Washington:

4.8%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Accommodation and food services (23%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (20%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (20%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (17%)
  • Public administration (17%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Public administration (71%)
  • Accommodation and food services (29%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (27%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (20%)
  • Transportation occupations (20%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (17%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (13%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (71%)
  • Management occupations (29%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Community and social service occupations (0%)
  • Legal occupations (0%)

Earthquake activity:

Twin Lakes-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Washington state average. It is 107% 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 204.9 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 212.6 miles away from Twin Lakes 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 195.9 miles away from the city center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 362.4 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 447.2 miles away from Twin Lakes center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 538.6 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 Ferry County (12) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 3

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 4, Floods: 4, Snows: 2, Storms: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Mudslide: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Twin Lakes:

  • Whitworth University (about 56 miles; Spokane, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,689)
  • Spokane Falls Community College (about 58 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,052)
  • Gonzaga University (about 61 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,780)
  • Spokane Community College (about 62 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,482)
  • Eastern Washington University (about 65 miles; Cheney, WA; FT enrollment: 11,643)
  • North Idaho College (about 83 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; FT enrollment: 4,684)
  • Wenatchee Valley College (about 109 miles; Wenatchee, WA; FT enrollment: 2,951)

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Ferry County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 19.4%
(17.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This place:  2.5 people
Washington:  2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  79.2%
Whole state:  64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  8.3%
Whole state:  7.7%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.7
Washington average:

11.4

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Twin Lakes CDP (based on Ferry County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic1,1734
Evangelical Protestant47410
Other3022
Mainline Protestant563
None5,546-
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: 2
Ferry County:

2.72 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Ferry County:

1.36 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Ferry County:

9.53 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 4
Here:

5.45 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Ferry County:

23.4%
Washington:

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

15.7%
State:

13.9%

8.60% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,939 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.60%
Washington average:

6.54%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Spokane County, WA  1.69% ($30,641 average AGI)
from Stevens County, WA  0.69% ($26,000)
from King County, WA  0.52% ($29,000)


6.61% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,094 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.61%
Washington average:

6.20%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Spokane County, WA  0.98% ($17,818 average AGI)
to Stevens County, WA  0.84% ($41,211)

Strongest AM radio stations in Twin Lakes:

  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXLY (920 AM; 20 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KMJY (700 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, WA; Owner: JAMES E. AND HELEN G. STARGEL)
  • KOMW (680 AM; daytime; 5 kW; OMAK, WA; Owner: NORTH CASCADES BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KQNT (590 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIXI (880 AM; 50 kW; MERCER ISLAND/SEATTL, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KQQQ (1150 AM; 25 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KGNW (820 AM; 50 kW; BURIEN-SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KJRB (790 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Twin Lakes:

  • K219DQ (90.5 FM; OMAK, WA; Owner: WALLA WALLA COLLEGE)
  • KMJY-FM (104.5 FM; NEWPORT, WA; Owner: ALC COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KXLY-FM (99.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KEYG-FM (98.5 FM; GRAND COULEE, WA; Owner: WHEELER BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KQWS (90.1 FM; OMAK, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)

TV broadcast stations around Twin Lakes:

  • K59BW (Channel 59; BONNERS FERRY, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))

Twin Lakes 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 significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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