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Asotin County, Washington (WA)

County population in 2016: 22,784 (93% urban, 7% rural); it was 20,551 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 3,786
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,404
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 5,612
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,046 (it was 2,752 in 2000)
% of renters here:

33%
State:

36%

Land area: 635 sq. mi.

Water area: 5.3 sq. mi.

Population density: 36 people per square mile   (low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Asotin County: 88.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (17.6%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (15.8%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (14.7%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (13.7%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 78%
  • Government: 7%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 15%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Asotin County, Washington:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (91.1%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (3.7%)
  • Two or more races (3.0%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (1.0%)
  • Asian alone (0.9%)
Median resident age:

44.7 years
Washington median age:

37.7 years
Males: 10,967  (48.1%)
Females: 11,817  (51.9%)
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Asotin County,WA real estate house value trend


Average household size:
Asotin County:

2.0 people
Washington:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2016: $48,636 ($33,524 in 1999)
This county:

$48,636
Washington:

$67,106

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $655 (lower quartile is $495, upper quartile is $839)
This county:

$655
State:

$999


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $202,067 (it was $96,600 in 2000)
Asotin:

$202,067
Washington:

$306,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $124,215 - $309,070
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,205
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $402

Institutionalized population: 150

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 3
  • Assaults: 13
  • Burglaries: 35
  • Thefts: 130
  • Auto thefts: 16

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 4
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 19
  • Burglaries: 49
  • Thefts: 177
  • Auto thefts: 21
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Health of residents in Asotin County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2003 to 2012:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.4. This is worse than average.
77.8% of residents exercised in the past month. This is about average.
51.4% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is more than average.
98.9% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is more than average.
55.6% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is less than average.
Average weight of males is 194 pounds. This is about average.
Average weight of females is 157 pounds. This is about average.

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 59 buildings, average cost: $82,900
  • 1998: 56 buildings, average cost: $109,300
  • 1999: 54 buildings, average cost: $117,200
  • 2000: 46 buildings, average cost: $110,100
  • 2001: 42 buildings, average cost: $111,000
  • 2002: 43 buildings, average cost: $120,800
  • 2003: 44 buildings, average cost: $130,300
  • 2004: 116 buildings, average cost: $109,900
  • 2005: 106 buildings, average cost: $120,800
  • 2006: 73 buildings, average cost: $169,700
  • 2007: 58 buildings, average cost: $165,100
  • 2008: 49 buildings, average cost: $180,300
  • 2009: 29 buildings, average cost: $171,800
  • 2010: 27 buildings, average cost: $178,600
  • 2011: 16 buildings, average cost: $175,200
  • 2012: 19 buildings, average cost: $194,000
  • 2013: 21 buildings, average cost: $221,400
  • 2014: 33 buildings, average cost: $205,300
  • 2015: 31 buildings, average cost: $188,100
  • 2016: 30 buildings, average cost: $226,900
  • 2017: 34 buildings, average cost: $244,200
Number of permits per 10,000 Asotin, WA residents
Average permit cost in Asotin, WA
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $2,149 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $1,907 (1.1%)

Asotin County household income distribution in 2013 Asotin County home values distribution in 2013 Asotin County contract rent distribution in 2013
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 12.8%
Asotin County:

12.8%
Washington:

11.3%
(11.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 41.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 13.2% for American Indian residents, 73.8% for other race residents, 18.8% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 44.7 years old
(Males: 44.3 years old, Females: 45.1 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 46.3 years old, Black residents: 8.8 years old, American Indian residents: 42.4 years old, Asian residents: 33.4 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 22.2 years old, Other race residents: 26.8 years old)

Area name: Lewiston, ID-WA MSA
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Asotin County is $440 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $551 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $782 a month.

Cities in this county include: Clarkston, Clarkston Heights-Vineland, West Clarkston-Highland, Asotin.

Asotin County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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Neighboring counties: Dickey County, North Dakota , Harding County, South Dakota , Ravalli County, Montana , Stark County, North Dakota , Otter Tail County, Minnesota .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.1%
Washington:

5.2%

Unemployment by year
County total employment by year
County average yearly wages by year

Current college students: 853
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 89.3%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 22.0%

Number of foreign born residents: 426 (68.9% naturalized citizens)

Asotin County:

1.9%
Whole state:

14.0%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 292010 or later
  • 472000 to 2009
  • 841990 to 1999
  • 571980 to 1989
  • 371970 to 1979
  • 193Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 16.8 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 43.6%

Asotin County marital status for males Asotin County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 6,718
  • One, attached: 272
  • Two: 590
  • 3 or 4: 424
  • 5 to 9: 269
  • 10 to 19: 156
  • 20 to 49: 177
  • 50 or more: 117
  • Mobile homes: 1,128
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 75

Housing units in Asotin County with a mortgage: 3,428 (109 second mortgage, 162 home equity loan, 12 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,983

Here:

60.0% with mortgage
State:

69.0% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Asotin County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2,5291
Evangelical Protestant1,93021
Other1,6064
Mainline Protestant1,1927
Black Protestant1801
None14,186-
Asotin County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Asotin County:

1.90 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.47 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.47 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Asotin County:

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 16
This county:

7.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.26 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Asotin County:

8.9%
Washington:

7.7%

Adult obesity rate:
Asotin County:

26.8%
State:

25.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

12.5%
State:

13.9%

Agriculture in Asotin County:

Average size of farms: 1558 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $50,479
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $143.05
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 11.15%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 35.96%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $52,580
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 14.51%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.50%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $66,519
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 78.89%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 3.54
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 0.05%
All wheat for grain: 25703 harvested acres
Vegetables: 15 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 71 acres

Earthquake activity:

Asotin County-area historical earthquake activity is near Washington state average. It is 132% 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 223.2 miles away from Asotin County 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 335.7 miles away from the county center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 263.2 miles away from the county center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 402.0 miles away from the county center
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 264.8 miles away from Asotin County 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 256.7 miles away from the county center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Washington Wildfires, Incident Period: August 13, 2015 to September 10, 2015, Emergency Declared EM-3372: August 21, 2015, FEMA Id: 3372, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Washington Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3227: September 07, 2005, FEMA Id: 3227, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Washington Severe Winter Storms/Flooding, Incident Period: December 26, 1996 to February 10, 1997, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1159: January 17, 1997, FEMA Id: 1159, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Flood
  • Washington Severe Storms/Flooding, Incident Period: January 26, 1996 to February 23, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1100: February 09, 1996, FEMA Id: 1100, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Washington VOLCANIC ERUPTION, MT. ST. HELENS, Incident Period: May 21, 1980, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-623: May 21, 1980, FEMA Id: 623, Natural disaster type: Volcanic Eruption
  • Washington Drought, Incident Period: March 31, 1977, Emergency Declared EM-3037: March 31, 1977, FEMA Id: 3037, Natural disaster type: Drought
  • Washington SEVERE STORMS, SNOWMELT, FLOODING, Incident Period: January 25, 1974, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-414: January 25, 1974, FEMA Id: 414, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood, Snow
  • Washington SEVERE STORMS, FLOODING, Incident Period: February 01, 1972, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-322: February 01, 1972, FEMA Id: 322, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Washington Heavy Rains & Flooding, Incident Period: December 29, 1964, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-185: December 29, 1964, FEMA Id: 185, Natural disaster type: Flood, Heavy Rain

The number of natural disasters in Asotin County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 3
Class of Workers in 2016
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Educational services (15%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2016


  • Health care and social assistance (28%)
  • Educational services (16%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Finance and insurance (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)

Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2016


  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (8%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)

Most common occupations for females in 2016


  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Germany (19%)
  • Canada (15%)
  • England (11%)
  • Mexico (7%)
  • Sweden (6%)
  • Ukraine (5%)
  • Korea (5%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Asotin County


  • German (19%)
  • English (11%)
  • American (10%)
  • Irish (6%)
  • Norwegian (3%)
  • Scandinavian (3%)
  • Swedish (2%)

Asotin County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 5,073 (78.8%)
  • Carpooled: 502 (7.8%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 3 (0.0%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 82 (1.3%)
  • Bicycle: 29 (0.5%)
  • Walked: 239 (3.7%)
  • Worked at home: 508 (7.9%)
Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Asotin County, Washington in 2000:

  • 148 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 117 people in nursing homes
  • 31 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 17 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 15 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 6 people in other group homes
  • 4 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 4 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 4 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards

People in group quarters in Asotin County, Washington in 2010:

  • 103 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 47 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 13 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 9 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 2 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $62,137.

9.02% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($47,419 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.02%
Washington average:

7.39%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.20% relocated from other counties in Washington ($10,802 average AGI)
6.82% relocated from other states ($36,616 average AGI)
Asotin County:

6.82%
Washington average:

3.93%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Nez Perce County, ID  3.75% ($49,768 average AGI)
from Whitman County, WA  0.50% ($36,238)
from Spokane County, WA  0.43% ($29,472)
from Latah County, ID  0.27% ($36,957)


8.15% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($42,027 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.15%
Washington average:

6.40%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.18% relocated to other counties in Washington ($11,799 average AGI)
5.97% relocated to other states ($30,227 average AGI)
Asotin County:

5.97%
Washington average:

2.89%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Nez Perce County, ID  3.66% ($37,237 average AGI)
to Spokane County, WA  0.54% ($43,200)
to Latah County, ID  0.33% ($46,296)
to Whitman County, WA  0.29% ($30,917)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 12.1

Births per 1000 population in Asotin County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 11.2
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.7

Deaths per 1000 population in Asotin County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.4
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 5.6

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Asotin County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 14.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 5.4%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Asotin County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Asotin County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Asotin County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Asotin County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Asotin County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Asotin County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 4,771 (3,872 aged, 899 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 364 (7%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Asotin County, Washington in 1999 - 2014:

  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (256)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (235)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (144)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (144)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (144)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (133)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (83)
  • Congestive heart failure (59)
  • Unspecified diabetes mellitus, without complications (56)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (49)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 12%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 4.8
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 7,652
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 120
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 37,943

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,261
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,081
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 5

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 38
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 47

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 5

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 165.7. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 22,784
  • In family households: 18,027 (3,101 male householders, 2,829 female householders)
    4,609 spouses, 5,700 children (5,113 natural, 198 adopted, 374 stepchildren), 588 grandchildren, 90 brothers or sisters, 151 parents, 245 other relatives, 727 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 4,550 (1,529 male householders (1,235 living alone)), 2,083 female householders (1,672 living alone)), 920 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 214

Size of family households: 3,274 2-persons, 968 3-persons, 1,102 4-persons, 325 5-persons, 135 6-persons, 120 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,907 1-person, 613 2-persons, 34 3-persons, 42 4-persons.

2,892 married couples with children.
1,117 single-parent households (164 men, 953 women).

96.7% of residents of Asotin speak English at home.
1.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (70% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 8% speak English not well).
1.8% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (91% speak English very well, 5% speak English well, 4% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (50% speak English very well, 34% speak English well, 16% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $169,307,000 ($8,128 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $54,390,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $65,913,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $25,360,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $3,763,000
Federal grants: $19,797,000
Federal procurement contracts: $51,301,000 ($50,577,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,173,000 ($531,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $0,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $10,593,000
Federal Government insurance: $6,648,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,360
Here:

64 per 1000 residents
State:

66 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 1,021
Here:

48 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +12
Here:

+1 per 1000 residents
State:

+21 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +303
Here:

+14 per 1000 residents
State:

+13 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Asotin County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 4.66 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.5
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

4.1

Year house built in Asotin County, Washington
  • Year house built in Asotin County, Washington
  • 702014 or later
  • 2352010 to 2013
  • 9702000 to 2009
  • 1,4231990 to 1999
  • 1,1551980 to 1989
  • 2,2201970 to 1979
  • 8791960 to 1969
  • 8801950 to 1959
  • 8801940 to 1949
  • 1,2201939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Asotin County, Washington
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Asotin County, Washington
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Asotin County, Washington
  • 771 room
  • 452 rooms
  • 2033 rooms
  • 6814 rooms
  • 1,0155 rooms
  • 1,1756 rooms
  • 9307 rooms
  • 8108 rooms
  • 1,4729+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Asotin County, Washington
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Asotin County, Washington
  • 1491 room
  • 1292 rooms
  • 5453 rooms
  • 8774 rooms
  • 6015 rooms
  • 4686 rooms
  • 807 rooms
  • 1288 rooms
  • 1459+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Asotin County, Washington
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Asotin County, Washington
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Asotin County, Washington
  • 69no bedroom
  • 1781 bedroom
  • 1,6562 bedrooms
  • 2,3603 bedrooms
  • 1,7704 bedrooms
  • 3585+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Asotin County, Washington
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Asotin County, Washington
  • 146no bedroom
  • 6101 bedroom
  • 1,3472 bedrooms
  • 7153 bedrooms
  • 2654 bedrooms
  • 465+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Asotin County, Washington in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Asotin County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Asotin County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 123no vehicle
  • 1,3031 vehicle
  • 2,8502 vehicles
  • 1,2973 vehicles
  • 5674 vehicles
  • 2565+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Asotin County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Asotin County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 472no vehicle
  • 1,3551 vehicle
  • 9192 vehicles
  • 2853 vehicles
  • 854 vehicles
  • 375+ vehicles

81.3% of Asotin County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 31% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 14% lived in Washington.

Asotin County:

81.3%
State average:

82.3%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 5,515
  • Other state: 16,676
  • Northeast: 375
  • Midwest: 1,724
  • South: 1,008
  • West: 13,579
Year Householders Moved Into Unit
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Asotin County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 62.9%Utility gas
  • 27.3%Electricity
  • 5.9%Wood
  • 1.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.4%Other fuel
  • 0.4%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 65.0%Electricity
  • 29.3%Utility gas
  • 3.1%Wood
  • 1.2%No fuel used
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.5%Other fuel

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 109
Here:

5.2%
Washington:

10.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 59
Here:

4.7%
Washington:

7.5%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 39
Here:

4.4%
Washington:

16.4%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Asotin County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,105,000
  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $2,297,000
    Other: $1,760,000
    Sewerage: $571,000
    Regular Highways: $142,000
    Parks and Recreation: $80,000
    Housing and Community Development: $25,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $19,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $717,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $34,000
    General - Other: $10,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,734,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,869,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,663,000
    Health - Other: $1,539,000
    Police Protection: $1,410,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,389,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,340,000
    General - Other: $1,308,000
    Financial Administration: $1,109,000
    Sewerage: $489,000
    Central Staff Services: $268,000
    Parks and Recreation: $189,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $170,000
    Corrections - Other: $70,000
    General Public Buildings: $42,000
    Housing and Community Development: $29,000
    Libraries: $2,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $313,000
    General Local Government Support: $143,000
    Other: $35,000
    Natural Resources: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,311,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Natural Resources - Other: $225,000
    Other - Sewerage: $69,000
    Other - Health - Other: $38,000
    Other - Solid Waste Management: $31,000
    Other - Housing and Community Development: $15,000
    Other - Regular Highways: $10,000
    Other - Parks and Recreation: $5,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $645,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $36,527,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $32,780,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,443,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $697,000
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $255,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $97,000
    Sale of Property: $22,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $20,000
    General Revenue - Other: $16,000
    Interest Earnings: $0
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $349,000
    Solid Waste Management: $236,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $117,000
    Regular Highways: $72,000
    Correctional Institutions: $29,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $26,000
    Health - Other: $22,000
    Financial Administration: $15,000
    Police Protection: $15,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,870,000
    Highways: $1,971,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,191,000
    General Local Government Support: $77,000
    Housing and Community Development: $31,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,856,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,174,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $257,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $165,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $152,000
    Other License: $135,000
    Other Selective Sales: $117,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $95,000
    Severance: $19,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,922,000

Asotin County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,105,000
  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $2,297,000
    Other: $1,760,000
    Sewerage: $571,000
    Regular Highways: $142,000
    Parks and Recreation: $80,000
    Housing and Community Development: $25,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $19,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $717,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $34,000
    General - Other: $10,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,734,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,869,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,663,000
    Health - Other: $1,539,000
    Police Protection: $1,410,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,389,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,340,000
    General - Other: $1,308,000
    Financial Administration: $1,109,000
    Sewerage: $489,000
    Central Staff Services: $268,000
    Parks and Recreation: $189,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $170,000
    Corrections - Other: $70,000
    General Public Buildings: $42,000
    Housing and Community Development: $29,000
    Libraries: $2,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $313,000
    General Local Government Support: $143,000
    Other: $35,000
    Natural Resources: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,311,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Natural Resources - Other: $225,000
    Other - Sewerage: $69,000
    Other - Health - Other: $38,000
    Other - Solid Waste Management: $31,000
    Other - Housing and Community Development: $15,000
    Other - Regular Highways: $10,000
    Other - Parks and Recreation: $5,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $645,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $36,527,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $32,780,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,443,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $697,000
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $255,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $97,000
    Sale of Property: $22,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $20,000
    General Revenue - Other: $16,000
    Interest Earnings: $0
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $349,000
    Solid Waste Management: $236,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $117,000
    Regular Highways: $72,000
    Correctional Institutions: $29,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $26,000
    Health - Other: $22,000
    Financial Administration: $15,000
    Police Protection: $15,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,870,000
    Highways: $1,971,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,191,000
    General Local Government Support: $77,000
    Housing and Community Development: $31,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,856,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,174,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $257,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $165,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $152,000
    Other License: $135,000
    Other Selective Sales: $117,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $95,000
    Severance: $19,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,922,000

Asotin County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,105,000
  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $2,297,000
    Other: $1,760,000
    Sewerage: $571,000
    Regular Highways: $142,000
    Parks and Recreation: $80,000
    Housing and Community Development: $25,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $19,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $717,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $34,000
    General - Other: $10,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,734,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,869,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,663,000
    Health - Other: $1,539,000
    Police Protection: $1,410,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,389,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,340,000
    General - Other: $1,308,000
    Financial Administration: $1,109,000
    Sewerage: $489,000
    Central Staff Services: $268,000
    Parks and Recreation: $189,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $170,000
    Corrections - Other: $70,000
    General Public Buildings: $42,000
    Housing and Community Development: $29,000
    Libraries: $2,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $313,000
    General Local Government Support: $143,000
    Other: $35,000
    Natural Resources: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,311,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Natural Resources - Other: $225,000
    Other - Sewerage: $69,000
    Other - Health - Other: $38,000
    Other - Solid Waste Management: $31,000
    Other - Housing and Community Development: $15,000
    Other - Regular Highways: $10,000
    Other - Parks and Recreation: $5,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $645,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $36,527,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $32,780,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,443,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $697,000
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $255,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $97,000
    Sale of Property: $22,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $20,000
    General Revenue - Other: $16,000
    Interest Earnings: $0
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $349,000
    Solid Waste Management: $236,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $117,000
    Regular Highways: $72,000
    Correctional Institutions: $29,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $26,000
    Health - Other: $22,000
    Financial Administration: $15,000
    Police Protection: $15,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,870,000
    Highways: $1,971,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,191,000
    General Local Government Support: $77,000
    Housing and Community Development: $31,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,856,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,174,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $257,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $165,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $152,000
    Other License: $135,000
    Other Selective Sales: $117,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $95,000
    Severance: $19,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,922,000

Asotin County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,105,000
  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $2,297,000
    Other: $1,760,000
    Sewerage: $571,000
    Regular Highways: $142,000
    Parks and Recreation: $80,000
    Housing and Community Development: $25,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $19,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $717,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $34,000
    General - Other: $10,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $2,734,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,869,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,663,000
    Health - Other: $1,539,000
    Police Protection: $1,410,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $1,389,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,340,000
    General - Other: $1,308,000
    Financial Administration: $1,109,000
    Sewerage: $489,000
    Central Staff Services: $268,000
    Parks and Recreation: $189,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $170,000
    Corrections - Other: $70,000
    General Public Buildings: $42,000
    Housing and Community Development: $29,000
    Libraries: $2,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $313,000
    General Local Government Support: $143,000
    Other: $35,000
    Natural Resources: $2,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,311,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Natural Resources - Other: $225,000
    Other - Sewerage: $69,000
    Other - Health - Other: $38,000
    Other - Solid Waste Management: $31,000
    Other - Housing and Community Development: $15,000
    Other - Regular Highways: $10,000
    Other - Parks and Recreation: $5,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $645,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $36,527,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $32,780,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $4,443,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $697,000
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $255,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $97,000
    Sale of Property: $22,000
    Donations From Private Sources: $20,000
    General Revenue - Other: $16,000
    Interest Earnings: $0
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $349,000
    Solid Waste Management: $236,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $117,000
    Regular Highways: $72,000
    Correctional Institutions: $29,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $26,000
    Health - Other: $22,000
    Financial Administration: $15,000
    Police Protection: $15,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,870,000
    Highways: $1,971,000
    Health and Hospitals: $1,191,000
    General Local Government Support: $77,000
    Housing and Community Development: $31,000
  • Tax - Property: $4,856,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $1,174,000
    Public Utilities Sales: $257,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $165,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $152,000
    Other License: $135,000
    Other Selective Sales: $117,000
    Occupation and Business License - Other: $95,000
    Severance: $19,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,922,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 646
  • Number of aged recipients: 37
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 609
  • Number of recipients under 18: 86
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 444
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 116
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 269
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 330
Asotin County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Asotin County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Asotin County, WA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John12377.3 years
Robert11571.6 years
Mary11481.7 years
William11276.1 years
James9872.5 years
George7478.1 years
Charles7076.8 years
Frank5279.5 years
Dorothy5279.5 years
Margaret5181.1 years
Most common last names in Asotin County, WA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson8775.8 years
Smith7578.6 years
Miller4175.9 years
Brown4175.8 years
Anderson3278.0 years
Davis3180.6 years
Wilson3175.1 years
Taylor2874.8 years
Jones2781.7 years
Williams2574.2 years
Businesses in Asotin County, WA
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Nike2
Albertsons1Pizza Hut1
Arby's1Quality1
Baskin-Robbins1Sprint Nextel1
Best Western1Starbucks2
ColorTyme1T-Mobile2
Costco1True Value1
FedEx2U-Haul1
H&R Block1UPS2
McDonald's1Walmart1
Motel 61

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