Waverly, Washington

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Population in 2017: 108 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -10.7%
 
Males: 57  (53.3%)
Females: 51  (46.7%)
Median resident age:

41.6 years
Washington median age:

37.7 years

Zip code: 99039

Estimated median household income in 2017: $49,873 (it was $38,125 in 2000)
Waverly:

$49,873
WA:

$70,979

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $26,111 (it was $15,072 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $118,999 (it was $81,000 in 2000)
Waverly:

$118,999
WA:

$339,000

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $175,804; detached houses: $226,256; mobile homes: $83,899
March 2019 cost of living index in Waverly: 85.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 5.5%
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  • Races in Waverly, WA (2010)
    • 10397.2%White alone
    • 10.9%American Indian alone
    • 10.9%Two or more races
    • 10.9%Hispanic
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Ancestries: German (21.2%), European (12.1%), Swedish (12.1%), Scottish (9.1%), American (6.1%), Austrian (3.0%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1907

Elevation: 2390 feet

Land area: 0.40 square miles.

Population density: 267 people per square mile   (very low).

Waverly, Washington map

1 resident is foreign born

This town:

1.3%
Washington:

13.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $978 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $870 (0.9%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spokane Valley, WA (23.1 miles , pop. 89,755).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (231.6 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (918.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Fairfield, WA (2.0 miles ),
Latah, WA (2.3 miles),
Rockford, WA (3.0 miles ),
Spangle, WA (3.1 miles ),
Rosalia, WA (3.1 miles ),
Tekoa, WA (3.3 miles ),
Malden, WA (3.7 miles ),
Valleyford, WA (3.8 miles )

Latitude: 47.34 N, Longitude: 117.23 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 509

Distribution of median household income in Waverly, WA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Waverly, WA in 2017

Property values in Waverly, WA

Waverly satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

6.5%
Washington:

5.2%
Population change in the 1990s: +20 (+19.8%).
Most common industries in Waverly, WA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (23.7%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (20.3%)
  • Educational services (6.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.8%)
  • Repair & maintenance (6.8%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (5.1%)
  • Construction (5.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (36.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.1%)
  • Repair & maintenance (12.1%)
  • Wood products (9.1%)
  • Construction (9.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (9.1%)
  • Public administration (6.1%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (53.8%)
  • Educational services (15.4%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (11.5%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (11.5%)
  • Social assistance (7.7%)
  • Food (0.0%)
Most common occupations in Waverly, WA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (11.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (10.2%)
  • Registered nurses (6.8%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.8%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6.8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5.1%)
  • Life and physical scientists (5.1%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (12.1%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (12.1%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (9.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (9.1%)
  • Other construction workers and helpers (9.1%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (9.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (9.1%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (23.1%)
  • Registered nurses (15.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (15.4%)
  • Life and physical scientists (11.5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11.5%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (11.5%)
  • Customer service representatives (11.5%)

Average climate in Waverly, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI CO Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 89.3. This is worse than average.

City:

89.3
U.S.:

74.2
Carbon Monoxide Level

Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2002 was 1.13. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 22.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

1.13
U.S.:

0.27
Ozone Level
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 24.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 15.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.8
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.97. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 15.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.97
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Waverly-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Washington state average. It is 116% 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 279.8 miles away from Waverly 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 369.6 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 247.3 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 252.0 miles away from Waverly 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 239.3 miles away from the city center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 473.3 miles away from Waverly center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Spokane County (15) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 4

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 5, Fires: 3, Landslides: 2, Mudslides: 2, Snows: 2, Winter Storms: 2, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Waverly topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Waverly:

  • FAIRFIELD GOOD SAMARITAN CTR (Nursing Home, about 4 miles away; FAIRFIELD, WA)
  • TEKOA CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; TEKOA, WA)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Waverly:

  • Eastern Washington University (about 20 miles; Cheney, WA; Full-time enrollment: 11,643)
  • Spokane Community College (about 24 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,482)
  • Gonzaga University (about 25 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,780)
  • Spokane Falls Community College (about 26 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,052)
  • Whitworth University (about 30 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 2,689)
  • North Idaho College (about 31 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; FT enrollment: 4,684)
  • Washington State University (about 43 miles; Pullman, WA; FT enrollment: 25,055)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Spokane County Fire District 12 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Spokane County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This town:

2.4 people
Washington:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This town:

63.6%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This town:

4.5%
Whole state:

7.7%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Waverly:

Marital status in Waverly, WA
  • Never married: 37.5%
  • Now married: 42.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 20.0%

For population 25 years and over in Waverly:

  • High school or higher: 98.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

5.8
Washington average:

11.3

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Waverly, WA (based on Spokane County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic61,57527
Evangelical Protestant58,417217
Other29,62184
Mainline Protestant23,24081
Orthodox7543
Black Protestant6824
None296,932-
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: 82
This county:

1.80 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 8
Spokane County:

0.18 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.61 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 118
Spokane County:

2.59 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 281
Here:

6.16 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

8.26 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Spokane County:

8.2%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

27.2%
Washington:

25.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Spokane County:

9.7%
State:

13.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

43.4%
State:

49.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Waverly:

46.7%
State:

45.8%

Average BMI:
This city:

34.9
Washington:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

12.7%
Washington:

21.4%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.1
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

50.0%
State:

32.6%

General health condition:
Here:

51.6%
State:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

90.0%
Washington:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Waverly, 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 0$0 1$1,240
Water Supply 0$0 1$50
Totals for Government 0$0 2$1,290

Waverly government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $18,000 ($166.67)
    Financial Administration: $14,000 ($129.63)
    Police Protection: $7,000 ($64.81)
    Regular Highways: $4,000 ($37.04)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($27.78)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($18.52)
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,000 ($9.26)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,000 ($9.26)
    Health - Other: $1,000 ($9.26)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $19,000 ($175.93)

Waverly government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $2,000 ($18.52)
    General Revenue - Other: $2,000 ($18.52)
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000 ($9.26)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $22,000 ($203.70)
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $3,000 ($27.78)
    Highways: $2,000 ($18.52)
    General Local Government Support: $1,000 ($9.26)
  • Tax - Property: $11,000 ($101.85)
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $5,000 ($46.30)
    Other License: $1,000 ($9.26)

Waverly government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $67,000 ($620.37)

5.85% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($51,828 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.85%
Washington average:

7.39%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($594 average AGI)
Spokane County:

0.07%
Washington average:

0.11%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Kootenai County, ID  0.44% ($46,410 average AGI)
from King County, WA  0.42% ($61,472)
from Stevens County, WA  0.27% ($41,795)


4.84% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($49,623 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.84%
Washington average:

6.40%

0.09% of residents moved to foreign countries ($852 average AGI)
Spokane County:

0.09%
Washington average:

0.13%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to King County, WA  0.41% ($50,372 average AGI)
to Kootenai County, ID  0.39% ($54,189)
to Stevens County, WA  0.25% ($44,922)

Strongest AM radio stations in Waverly:

  • 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)
  • KQNT (590 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KJRB (790 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMAX (840 AM; 10 kW; COLFAX, WA; Owner: PALOUSE COUNTRY, INC.)
  • KTRW (970 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: KTRW, LLC)
  • KDRK (1050 AM; 5 kW; DISHMAN, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KQQQ (1150 AM; 25 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KAQQ (1280 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA)
  • KMBI (1330 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • KVNI (1080 AM; 10 kW; COEUR D' ALENE, ID; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)

Strongest FM radio stations in Waverly:

  • 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)
  • 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)
  • KEWU-FM (89.5 FM; CHENEY, WA; Owner: EASTERN WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY)
  • KCDA (103.1 FM; POST FALLS, ID; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KYWL (103.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KICR (102.3 FM; COEUR D'ALENE, ID; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KAGU (88.7 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: GONZAGA UNIVERSITY TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION)
  • KXLY-FM (99.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KHTQ (94.5 FM; HAYDEN, ID; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • KEZE (96.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • KHTR (104.3 FM; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Waverly:

  • KREM-TV (Channel 2; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • K59BW (Channel 59; BONNERS FERRY, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • KSKN (Channel 22; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: KSKN TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KGPX (Channel 34; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: PAXSON SPOKANE LICENSE, INC.)
  • K14IF (Channel 14; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KHBA-LP (Channel 52; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: HE'S ALIVE BROADCASTING ASSOCIATION)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 6Number of bridges
  • 72ft / 21.7mTotal length
  • $12,826,000Total costs
  • 1,044Total average daily traffic
  • 268Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,503Total future (year 2037) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Plaza Rd 1.5 Mi Sw (Lat: 47.338222 Lon: -117.251028), Call Sign: KBI308, Licensee ID: L00091410,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.490 MHz, Grant Date: 04/16/2002, Expiration Date: 06/24/2012, Cancellation Date: 08/25/2012, Registrant: Earl M Clausen, Box 157, Waverly, WA 99039, Phone: (509) 283-2330

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • 12 WV, Elm St. (Lat: 47.338472 Lon: -117.231306), Type: Tank, Structure height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: WQTQ210,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, 11015.0 MHz, Grant Date: 03/21/2014, Expiration Date: 03/21/2024, Certifier: Jeff Tamietti, Registrant: Ecliptixnet Broadband, Inc., 1303 W. First Ave, Spokane, WA 99201-4106, Phone: (509) 279-0393, Fax: (509) 456-1130, Email:

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Waverly, WA
  • 48.3%Electricity
  • 20.7%Wood
  • 20.7%Other fuel
  • 6.9%Utility gas
  • 3.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Waverly, WA
  • 100.0%Electricity


Waverly compared to Washington state average:

  • Median house value significantly 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 significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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