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Garfield County, Washington (WA)

County population in 2017: 2,299 (all rural); it was 2,397 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 359
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 372
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 728
Renter-occupied apartments: 258 (it was 259 in 2000)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

36%

Land area: 711 sq. mi.

Water area: 7.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 3 people per square mile   (very low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Garfield County: 84.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (78.7%), Transportation and warehousing,and utilities (14.8%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 24%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 76%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Garfield County, WA (2017)
    • 2,07386.5%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 943.9%Two or more races
    • 562.3%Hispanic or Latino
    • 431.8%Asian alone
    • 40.2%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

46.8 years
Washington median age:

37.7 years
Males: 1,154  (50.2%)
Females: 1,145  (49.8%)
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Average household size:
Garfield County:

2.0 people
Washington:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $55,131 ($33,398 in 1999)
This county:

$55,131
Washington:

$70,979

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $587 (lower quartile is $436, upper quartile is $636)
This county:

$587
State:

$1087


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $169,973 (it was $70,800 in 2000)
Garfield:

$169,973
Washington:

$339,000
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $111,228 - $235,355
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,084
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $394

Institutionalized population: 36

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 5
  • Burglaries: 9
  • Thefts: 73
  • Auto thefts: 7

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 6
  • Burglaries: 8
  • Thefts: 56
  • Auto thefts: 1
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 0 buildings
  • 1998: 1 building, cost: $60,000
  • 1999: 5 buildings, average cost: $65,600
  • 2000: 1 building, cost: $100,000
  • 2001: 0 buildings
  • 2002: 1 building, cost: $185,000
  • 2003: 0 buildings
  • 2004: 2 buildings, average cost: $125,000
  • 2005: 6 buildings, average cost: $41,400
  • 2006: 18 buildings, average cost: $78,100
  • 2007: 8 buildings, average cost: $47,400
  • 2008: 10 buildings, average cost: $59,300
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $53,700
  • 2010: 4 buildings, average cost: $55,000
  • 2011: 2 buildings, average cost: $156,300
  • 2012: 3 buildings, average cost: $148,400
  • 2013: 1 building, cost: $127,000
  • 2014: 3 buildings, average cost: $146,300
  • 2015: 0 buildings
  • 2016: 1 building, cost: $80,000
  • 2017: 1 building, cost: $291,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Garfield, WA residents
Average permit cost in Garfield, WA
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,747 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,395 (0.8%)

Distribution of median household income in Garfield, WA in 2017
Distribution of house value in Garfield, WA in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Garfield, WA in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 10.5%
Garfield County:

10.5%
Washington:

11.0%
(8.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 87.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 25.0% for American Indian residents, 7.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 46.8 years old
(Males: 48.9 years old, Females: 45.5 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 52.3 years old, Asian residents: 41.5 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 16.7 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Garfield County is $440 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $581 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $785 a month.

Cities in this county include: Pomeroy, Snake River.

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

2018 air pollution in Garfield County:

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 5.6 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.

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Neighboring counties: Baraga County, Michigan , Walla Walla County , Menominee County, Michigan , Washburn County, Wisconsin .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

7.1%
Washington:

5.2%

Unemployment by year in Garfield, WA
County total employment by year in Garfield, WA
County average yearly wages by year in Garfield, WA

Current college students: 54
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 96.6%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 23.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 40 (21.4% naturalized citizens)

Garfield County:

1.8%
Whole state:

14.3%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 362010 or later
  • 92000 to 2009
  • 01990 to 1999
  • 31980 to 1989
  • 21970 to 1979
  • 13Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 79.5%

Garfield County marital status for males Garfield County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 959
  • One, attached: 4
  • Two: 17
  • 3 or 4: 73
  • 5 to 9: 4
  • 10 to 19: 8
  • Mobile homes: 197

Housing units in Garfield County with a mortgage: 346 (0 second mortgage, 0 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 373

Here:

48.1% with mortgage
State:

68.8% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Garfield County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic7771
Evangelical Protestant3072
Mainline Protestant2752
Other2-
None905-
Garfield 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: 1
Garfield County:

4.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.




Number of full-service restaurants: 3
This county:

14.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.26 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Garfield County:

11.7%
Washington:

7.7%

Adult obesity rate:
Garfield County:

29.9%
State:

25.7%

Agriculture in Garfield County:

Average size of farms: 1578 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $99,887
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $152.21
The value of nursery, greenhouse, floriculture, and sod as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 0.00%
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 20.73%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $92,832
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 32.97%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.61%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $135,321
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 75.76%
Average age of principal farm operators: 55 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 3.37
All wheat for grain: 68013 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 4 acres

Earthquake activity:

Garfield County-area historical earthquake activity is near Washington state average. It is 135% 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 243.5 miles away from Garfield 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 357.6 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 241.3 miles away from the county 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 243.0 miles away from the county center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 408.7 miles away from Garfield County center
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK) earthquake occurred 234.8 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 Severe Storms, Straight-line Winds, Flooding, Landslides, and Mudslides, Incident Period: November 12, 2015 to November 21, 2015, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-4249: January 15, 2016, FEMA Id: 4249, Natural disaster type: Storm, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood, Wind
  • Washington Severe Winter Storm, Landslides, Mudslides, and Flooding, Incident Period: January 06, 2009 to January 16, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1817: January 30, 2009, FEMA Id: 1817, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Mudslide, Landslide, Flood
  • Washington Severe Winter Storm and Record and Near Record Snow, Incident Period: December 12, 2008 to January 05, 2009, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1825: March 02, 2009, FEMA Id: 1825, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, Snow
  • 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 School Fire, Incident Period: August 07, 2005 to August 19, 2005, Fire Management Assistance Declared: August 07, 2005, FEMA Id: 2575, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • 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 SEVERE STORMS,MUDSLIDES, FLOODING, Incident Period: December 10, 1977, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-545: December 10, 1977, FEMA Id: 545, Natural disaster type: Storm, Mudslide, Flood
  • Washington Heavy Rains, Melting Snow, Flooding, Incident Period: February 09, 1971, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-300: February 09, 1971, FEMA Id: 300, Natural disaster type: Flood, Heavy Rain, Snow
  • 1 other natural disasters have been reported since 1953.

The number of natural disasters in Garfield County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Mudslides: 3, Storms: 3, Winter Storms: 3, Heavy Rains: 2, Landslides: 2, Snows: 2, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1, Wind: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Garfield

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 534 (73.4%)
  • Carpooled: 103 (14.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 6 (0.8%)
  • Walked: 20 (2.7%)
  • Worked at home: 65 (8.9%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Health care and social assistance (22%)
  • Educational services (19%)
  • Retail trade (16%)
  • Public administration (9%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (4%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Management occupations (25%)
  • Transportation occupations (10%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Office and administrative support occupations (18%)
  • Sales and related occupations (14%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (14%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (14%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Philippines (35%)
  • Thailand (33%)
  • Mexico (15%)
  • Poland (13%)
  • Ukraine (5%)
  • England (0%)
  • Scotland (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Garfield County


  • German (20%)
  • American (9%)
  • Irish (8%)
  • European (7%)
  • English (6%)
  • Norwegian (2%)
  • Scottish (2%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders
33 people in nursing homes
4 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
36 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $54,488.

7.29% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,288 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.29%
Washington average:

7.39%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.82% relocated from other counties in Washington ($28,186 average AGI)
2.47% relocated from other states ($11,102 average AGI)
Garfield County:

2.47%
Washington average:

3.93%

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


8.42% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,420 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.42%
Washington average:

6.40%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.76% relocated to other counties in Washington ($25,188 average AGI)
3.66% relocated to other states ($15,232 average AGI)
Garfield County:

3.66%
Washington average:

2.89%

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

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 8.9
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.8

Births per 1000 population in Garfield County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.8
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 11.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Garfield County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 10.2

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Garfield County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 14.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 7.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Garfield County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Garfield County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Garfield County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Garfield County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Garfield County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Garfield County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 513 (449 aged, 64 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 45 (12%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (40)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (32)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (30)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (26)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (17)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (11)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 512
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 981

Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 43

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 43

Household type by relationship:

Households: 2,299
  • In family households: 1,842 (388 male householders, 283 female householders)
    578 spouses, 513 children (437 natural, 8 adopted, 71 stepchildren), 11 grandchildren, 0 brothers or sisters, 2 parents, 41 other relatives, 15 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 434 (216 male householders (187 living alone)), 150 female householders (114 living alone)), 66 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 23

Size of family households: 425 2-persons, 44 3-persons, 142 4-persons, 39 5-persons, 4 6-persons, 16 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 300 1-person, 60 2-persons, 3 3-persons.

346 married couples with children.
141 single-parent households (8 men, 133 women).

95.5% of residents of Garfield speak English at home.
0.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (55% speak English very well, 45% speak English not well).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).
3.0% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (81% speak English very well, 19% speak English well).
0.5% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $28,038,000 ($12,132 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $5,342,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $8,138,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $3,531,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $7,172,000
Federal grants: $1,360,000
Federal procurement contracts: $3,558,000 ($3,215,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $4,279,000 ($1,863,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $207,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $1,431,000
Federal Government insurance: $12,111,000

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

Births: 97
Here:

41 per 1000 residents
State:

66 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 131
Here:

56 per 1000 residents
State:

38 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: 0
Here:

0 per 1000 residents
State:

+21 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -14
Here -6 per 1000 residents
State +13 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Garfield County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.33 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.2
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

5.3
State:

4.0

Year house built in Garfield County, Washington
  • Year house built in Garfield County, Washington
  • 02014 or later
  • 02010 to 2013
  • 1042000 to 2009
  • 811990 to 1999
  • 801980 to 1989
  • 2051970 to 1979
  • 561960 to 1969
  • 1271950 to 1959
  • 1161940 to 1949
  • 4871939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Garfield County, Washington
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Garfield County, Washington
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Garfield County, Washington
  • 01 room
  • 112 rooms
  • 53 rooms
  • 294 rooms
  • 1225 rooms
  • 966 rooms
  • 1437 rooms
  • 1018 rooms
  • 2089+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Garfield County, Washington
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Garfield County, Washington
  • 01 room
  • 242 rooms
  • 373 rooms
  • 534 rooms
  • 505 rooms
  • 556 rooms
  • 287 rooms
  • 08 rooms
  • 659+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Garfield County, Washington
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Garfield County, Washington
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Garfield County, Washington
  • 0no bedroom
  • 371 bedroom
  • 1242 bedrooms
  • 2623 bedrooms
  • 1484 bedrooms
  • 1535+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Garfield County, Washington
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Garfield County, Washington
  • 0no bedroom
  • 621 bedroom
  • 1062 bedrooms
  • 903 bedrooms
  • 114 bedrooms
  • 385+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Garfield County, Washington in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Garfield County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Garfield County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 18no vehicle
  • 1201 vehicle
  • 3082 vehicles
  • 1783 vehicles
  • 664 vehicles
  • 285+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Garfield County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Garfield County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 4no vehicle
  • 1301 vehicle
  • 942 vehicles
  • 613 vehicles
  • 54 vehicles
  • 315+ vehicles

83.0% of Garfield 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, 10% lived in Washington.

Garfield County:

83.0%
State average:

82.2%

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

  • This state: 1,038
  • Other state: 1,198
  • Northeast: 28
  • Midwest: 164
  • South: 141
  • West: 863
Year householders moved into unit in Garfield County, WA
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Garfield County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 51.5%Electricity
  • 19.3%Wood
  • 13.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 7.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.2%Other fuel
  • 1.7%Utility gas
  • 0.4%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 64.4%Electricity
  • 24.4%Wood
  • 8.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.9%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 4
Here:

1.7%
Washington:

10.9%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 4
Here:

3.1%
Washington:

8.0%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 0
Here:

0.0%
Washington:

16.1%

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

Garfield County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $570,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $123,000
    Sewerage: $27,000
    Parks and Recreation: $15,000
    Housing and Community Development: $6,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $461,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,875,000
    General - Other: $877,000
    Police Protection: $706,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $665,000
    Financial Administration: $470,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $466,000
    Health - Other: $347,000
    Central Staff Services: $309,000
    Correctional Institutions: $176,000
    Transit Utilities: $134,000
    General Public Buildings: $104,000
    Solid Waste Management: $87,000
    Libraries: $35,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $14,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $201,000
    Other: $195,000
    Health and Hospitals: $63,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $33,000
    Other: $30,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $130,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $122,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,000
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $87,000
    Interest Earnings: $23,000
    Rents: $12,000
    General Revenue - Other: $4,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Financial Administration: $98,000
    General - Other: $36,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $24,000
    Police Protection: $12,000
    Libraries: $11,000
    Correctional Institutions: $5,000
    Local Fire Protection: $5,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $369,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,536,000
    Highways: $1,666,000
    Health and Hospitals: $267,000
    General Local Government Support: $5,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,466,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $273,000
    Other License: $69,000
    Severance: $21,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $17,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $12,000
    Other Selective Sales: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,879,000

Garfield County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $570,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $123,000
    Sewerage: $27,000
    Parks and Recreation: $15,000
    Housing and Community Development: $6,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $461,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,875,000
    General - Other: $877,000
    Police Protection: $706,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $665,000
    Financial Administration: $470,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $466,000
    Health - Other: $347,000
    Central Staff Services: $309,000
    Correctional Institutions: $176,000
    Transit Utilities: $134,000
    General Public Buildings: $104,000
    Solid Waste Management: $87,000
    Libraries: $35,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $14,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $201,000
    Other: $195,000
    Health and Hospitals: $63,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $33,000
    Other: $30,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $130,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $122,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,000
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $87,000
    Interest Earnings: $23,000
    Rents: $12,000
    General Revenue - Other: $4,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Financial Administration: $98,000
    General - Other: $36,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $24,000
    Police Protection: $12,000
    Libraries: $11,000
    Correctional Institutions: $5,000
    Local Fire Protection: $5,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $369,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,536,000
    Highways: $1,666,000
    Health and Hospitals: $267,000
    General Local Government Support: $5,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,466,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $273,000
    Other License: $69,000
    Severance: $21,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $17,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $12,000
    Other Selective Sales: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,879,000

Garfield County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $570,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $123,000
    Sewerage: $27,000
    Parks and Recreation: $15,000
    Housing and Community Development: $6,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $461,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,875,000
    General - Other: $877,000
    Police Protection: $706,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $665,000
    Financial Administration: $470,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $466,000
    Health - Other: $347,000
    Central Staff Services: $309,000
    Correctional Institutions: $176,000
    Transit Utilities: $134,000
    General Public Buildings: $104,000
    Solid Waste Management: $87,000
    Libraries: $35,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $14,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $201,000
    Other: $195,000
    Health and Hospitals: $63,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $33,000
    Other: $30,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $130,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $122,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,000
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $87,000
    Interest Earnings: $23,000
    Rents: $12,000
    General Revenue - Other: $4,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Financial Administration: $98,000
    General - Other: $36,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $24,000
    Police Protection: $12,000
    Libraries: $11,000
    Correctional Institutions: $5,000
    Local Fire Protection: $5,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $369,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,536,000
    Highways: $1,666,000
    Health and Hospitals: $267,000
    General Local Government Support: $5,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,466,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $273,000
    Other License: $69,000
    Severance: $21,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $17,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $12,000
    Other Selective Sales: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,879,000

Garfield County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $570,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $123,000
    Sewerage: $27,000
    Parks and Recreation: $15,000
    Housing and Community Development: $6,000
  • Construction - Regular Highways: $461,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,875,000
    General - Other: $877,000
    Police Protection: $706,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $665,000
    Financial Administration: $470,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $466,000
    Health - Other: $347,000
    Central Staff Services: $309,000
    Correctional Institutions: $176,000
    Transit Utilities: $134,000
    General Public Buildings: $104,000
    Solid Waste Management: $87,000
    Libraries: $35,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $14,000
    Housing and Community Development: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $201,000
    Other: $195,000
    Health and Hospitals: $63,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $5,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - Health and Hospitals: $33,000
    Other: $30,000
  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $130,000
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $122,000
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,000
  • Miscellaneous - Donations From Private Sources: $87,000
    Interest Earnings: $23,000
    Rents: $12,000
    General Revenue - Other: $4,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $1,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Financial Administration: $98,000
    General - Other: $36,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $24,000
    Police Protection: $12,000
    Libraries: $11,000
    Correctional Institutions: $5,000
    Local Fire Protection: $5,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $369,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Other: $2,536,000
    Highways: $1,666,000
    Health and Hospitals: $267,000
    General Local Government Support: $5,000
  • Tax - Property: $1,466,000
    General Sales and Gross Receipts: $273,000
    Other License: $69,000
    Severance: $21,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $17,000
    Documentary and Stock Transfer: $12,000
    Other Selective Sales: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,879,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 28
  • Number of aged recipients: 0
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 0
  • Number of recipients under 18: 0
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 19
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 0
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 12
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 21
Most common first names in Garfield County, WA among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2679.6 years
Mary2585.1 years
James2075.0 years
William1875.3 years
George1377.5 years
Richard1275.5 years
Helen1282.2 years
Hazel1082.6 years
Doris976.2 years
Henry978.1 years
Most common last names in Garfield County, WA among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Kimble1677.9 years
Ruark1584.1 years
Watson1277.1 years
Slaybaugh1270.2 years
Fitzsimmons1179.9 years
Baker1075.9 years
Brown1080.3 years
Johnson1073.1 years
Porter980.9 years
Dixon979.0 years

Businesses in Garfield County, WA

  • MasterBrand Cabinets: 2
  • RadioShack: 1
  • U-Haul: 1