For population 25 years and over in Westport:
For population 15 years and over in Westport city:
59 residents are foreign born (2.2% Europe, 0.5% North America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,190 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Lakewood, WA (77.0 miles , pop. 58,211).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (97.7 miles , pop. 563,374).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (935.0 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Cohassett Beach, WA (1.2 miles ), South Shore, WA (2.1 miles ), Grayland, WA (2.3 miles ), Ocean Shores, WA (2.4 miles ), Markham, WA (2.5 miles) , Oyehut-Hogans Corner, WA (3.3 miles) , North Beach, WA (3.4 miles ), Hoquiam, WA (3.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 46.89 N, Longitude: 124.11 W
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Westport detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 8 (6 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +212 (+11.0%).
Work and jobs in Westport: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Westport, Washington
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Westport-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Washington state average. It is 45% smaller 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 79.8 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 73.5 miles away from Westport 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 88.7 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 43.0 miles away from the city center
On 6/10/2001 at 13:19:11, a magnitude 5.0 (4.8 MB, 5.0 MD, Depth: 25.3 mi) earthquake occurred 34.4 miles away from Westport 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 89.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), energy magnitude (ME), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Grays Harbor County (22) is a lot greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 21
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 15, Storms: 13, Mudslides: 8, Landslides: 6, Winter Storms: 4, Heavy Rains: 2, Snows: 2, Floods: 2, Wind: 1, Earthquake: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Airports located in Westport:
Local government website: ci.westport.wa.us
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Public high school in Westport:
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Air Quality Index (AQI)
Carbon Monoxide (CO) [ppm] level in 2010 was 0.238. This is significantly better than average. There were 4 monitors within city limits.
Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 1.95. This is better than average. There were 14 monitors within city limits.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2010 was 10.0. This is about average. There were 15 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 12.0. This is significantly better than average. There were 14 monitors within city limits.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 8.95. This is about average. There were 12 monitors within city limits.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Westport and their reported violations in the past:BASIN CITY WATER COMPANY (Population served: 400, Groundwater):
Past health violations:BAY CITY PROP (Population served: 90, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 24.5%
(19.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 60.0% for American Indian residents, 71.8% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
9 people in military barracks, etc. in 2000
Westport compared to Washington state average:
Banks with branches in Westport (2011 data):
Fire-safe hotels and motels in Westport, Washington:
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Religion statistics for Westport (based on Grays Harbor County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 30.79%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 25
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 21
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 30
Number of full-service restaurants: 64
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Westport government finances in 2002(per resident):
6.95% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($36,438 average adjusted gross income)
0.08% of residents moved from foreign countries ($252 average AGI)
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
6.44% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,320 average adjusted gross income)
0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($237 average AGI)
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Westport fatal accident list:
May 29, 1998 03:15 PM, Sr-105, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Feb 17, 1991 02:00 AM, Westhaven, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 1
Oct 17, 1991 04:51 PM, 105, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Mar 17, 1989 09:25 PM, Smontesano, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Westport)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Westport, WA)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Westport)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Westport, WA