For population 25 years and over in White Salmon:
For population 15 years and over in White Salmon city:
274 residents are foreign born (11.4% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,946 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Gresham, OR (48.8 miles , pop. 90,205).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Portland, OR (57.7 miles , pop. 529,121).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (821.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Bingen, WA (1.1 miles ), Hood River, OR (1.5 miles ), Mosier, OR (2.3 miles ), Odell, OR (2.7 miles ), Lyle, WA (3.2 miles ), Rowena, OR (3.3 miles) , Wind River, WA (3.5 miles ), Chenoweth, OR (3.8 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 45.73 N, Longitude: 121.48 W
Area code: 509
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Crime in White Salmon detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +250 (+12.9%).
Work and jobs in White Salmon: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in White Salmon, Washington
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:White Salmon-area historical earthquake activity is above Washington state average. It is 438% greater than the overall U.S. average.
On 3/25/1993 at 13:34:35, a magnitude 5.7 (5.5 MB, 5.4 MS, 5.6 MW, 5.7 ML, Depth: 12.8 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 69.5 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 57.4 miles away from White Salmon center
On 6/29/2002 at 14:36:04, a magnitude 4.5 (4.0 MB, 4.5 MD, Depth: 3.9 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 28.9 miles away from the city center
On 10/8/2006 at 02:48:26, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 MB, 4.3 MW, 4.5 MD, Depth: 2.4 mi) earthquake occurred 77.8 miles away from the city center
On 7/14/2008 at 18:45:55, a magnitude 4.2 (3.8 MB, 3.8 MW, 4.2 MD, Depth: 13.0 mi) earthquake occurred 49.0 miles away from White Salmon center
On 5/20/1995 at 12:48:48, a magnitude 4.2 (4.2 MB, 4.1 MD, Depth: 8.3 mi) earthquake occurred 82.7 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 Klickitat County (15) is greater than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 11
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Winter Storms: 5, Mudslides: 4, Storms: 4, Landslides: 3, Snows: 3, Fires: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospital/medical center in White Salmon:
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Airports and heliports located in White Salmon:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to White Salmon:
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Public elementary/middle schools in White Salmon:
Drinking water stations with addresses in White Salmon and their reported violations in the past:HUSUM HILLS GOLF COURSE (Population served: 180, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:THE LOGS RESTAURANT (Population served: 101, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:RIGGLEMAN ORCHARDS INC (Population served: 70, Groundwater):
Past health violations:COLUMBIA RIM WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:ZOLLERS OUTDOOR ODYSSEYS (Population served: 39, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in White Salmon that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 21.1%
(10.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 44.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 45.5% for American Indian residents, 54.6% for other race residents, 0.0% 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)
7 people in nursing homes
White Salmon compared to Washington state average:
Banks with branches in White Salmon (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for White Salmon (based on Klickitat County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 32.55%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Number of full-service restaurants: 13
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
White Salmon government finances in 2002:
9.82% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($45,485 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.02% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,354 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:
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White Salmon, Washington:
White Salmon fatal accident list:
Feb 27, 1999 11:00 PM, Dockgraderd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: Inconsistent data
Dec 6, 1998 07:09 PM, Sr-141, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 29, 1995 06:40 AM, 14, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:3
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in White Salmon, WA)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:46 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in White Salmon)
FAA Registered Aircraft:34 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in White Salmon)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 40 patent applications in 2008-2013.