Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spokane Valley, WA (9.1 miles , pop. 89,755).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (239.3 miles , pop. 563,374).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (932.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Rockford, WA (2.7 miles ), Opportunity, WA (2.7 miles ), Veradale, WA (2.7 miles ), Dishman, WA (2.9 miles ), Green Acres, WA (2.9 miles ), Spokane Valley, WA (3.0 miles ), Liberty Lake, WA (3.1 miles ), Millwood, WA (3.2 miles ).
Latitude: 47.54 N, Longitude: 117.20 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 509
Unemployment in July 2013:
Work and jobs in Valleyford: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Valleyford, Washington
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Valleyford-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Washington state average. It is 38% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/22/1998 at 01:17:47, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 ML, 4.6 ML, Depth: 7.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 97.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/11/2001 at 16:00:29, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MD, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 13.5 miles away from Valleyford center
On 8/17/1994 at 06:56:49, a magnitude 4.1 (3.6 ML, 4.1 ML, Depth: 1.0 mi) earthquake occurred 66.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/25/2001 at 14:15:23, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MD, 3.5 ML, Depth: 6.8 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 13.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/1998 at 07:35:32, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MD, 3.6 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 71.4 miles away from Valleyford center
On 5/30/1996 at 10:00:37, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 ML, Depth: 0.6 mi) earthquake occurred 65.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Spokane County (13) is near the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 3
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 4, Snows: 2, Fires: 2, Floods: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Valleyford:
Amtrak station near Valleyford:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Valleyford:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 21.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.10. This is about average. Closest monitor was 10.8 miles away from the city center.
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2003 was 1.13. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 12.4 miles away from the city center.
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
7 people in other noninstitutional group quarters in 2000
Valleyford compared to Washington state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
1996 2000 2008 2012
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2008 Presidential Elections Results
2012 Presidential Elections Results
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Religion statistics for Valleyford CCD (based on Spokane County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 36.11%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 82
Number of supercenters and club stores: 8
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 28
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 118
Number of full-service restaurants: 281
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.39% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($39,237 average adjusted gross income)
0.15% of residents moved from foreign countries ($672 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
5.72% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($35,258 average adjusted gross income)
0.15% of residents moved to foreign countries ($840 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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TV broadcast stations around Valleyford:
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:4
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Valleyford)
FAA Registered Aircraft:9 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Valleyford)
Total of 8 patent applications in 2008-2014.