Ault Field, Washington

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Population in July 2007: 2,322.
Males: 1,588  (68.4%)
Females: 734  (31.6%)
Median resident age:

22.1 years
Washington median age:

35.3 years

Zip codes: 98277.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $38,645 (it was $24,406 in 2000)
Ault Field:

$38,645
WA:

$78,687

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $21,864 (it was $12,036 in 2000)

Ault Field CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $464,635; detached houses: $494,921; townhouses or other attached units: $289,375; in 2-unit structures: $304,849; in 3-to-4-unit structures: $157,750; in 5-or-more-unit structures: $307,643; mobile homes: $204,135; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $159,214
March 2019 cost of living index in Ault Field: 99.7 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Ault Field, WA (2000)
    • 1,28662.3%White alone
    • 23111.2%Hispanic
    • 21910.6%Asian alone
    • 21010.2%Black alone
    • 703.4%Two or more races
    • 291.4%American Indian alone
    • 160.8%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 30.1%Other race alone

Races in Ault Field detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Ancestries: German (18.5%), Irish (13.9%), English (5.6%), Italian (4.7%), Dutch (3.1%), Scottish (2.7%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Land area: 6.88 square miles.

Population density: 337 people per square mile   (very low).

Ault Field, Washington map

315 residents are foreign born (10.1% Asia, 2.9% Latin America).

This place:

15.3%
Washington:

10.4%

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bellingham, WA (30.7 miles , pop. 67,171).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (50.7 miles , pop. 563,374).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (1009.4 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

North Whidbey, WA (1.2 miles ),
Whidbey Island Station, WA (1.3 miles ),
Oak Harbor, WA (1.4 miles ),
Coupeville, WA (2.7 miles ),
La Conner, WA (3.0 miles ),
Swinomish Reservation, WA (3.0 miles ),
Central Whidbey, WA (3.3 miles ),
Camano, WA (3.5 miles )

Latitude: 48.32 N, Longitude: 122.66 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 360

Distribution of median household income in Ault Field, WA in 2019
Ault Field satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

6.8%
Washington:

5.9%
Historical population in Ault Field, WA
Historical housing units in Ault Field, WA
Most common industries in Ault Field, WA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Public administration (27.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (18.4%)
  • Health care (12.3%)
  • Social assistance (8.0%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (5.5%)
  • Educational services (4.9%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Public administration (83.3%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (16.7%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (0.0%)
  • Construction (0.0%)
  • Food (0.0%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (27.5%)
  • Health care (18.3%)
  • Social assistance (11.9%)
  • Educational services (7.3%)
  • Other transportation, support activities, couriers (6.4%)
  • Personal & laundry services (6.4%)
  • Private households (6.4%)
Most common occupations in Ault Field, WA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Child care workers (12.3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (8.6%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (8.6%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (6.7%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (5.5%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.5%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (4.9%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (16.7%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (16.7%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention workers, including supervisors (14.8%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (13.0%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (13.0%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (13.0%)
  • Financial managers (0.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Child care workers (18.3%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (12.8%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (10.1%)
  • Teachers, secondary school (7.3%)
  • Cashiers (7.3%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (6.4%)
  • Personal appearance workers (6.4%)

Average climate in Ault Field, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Ault Field, Washington average temperatures Ault Field, Washington average precipitation Ault Field, Washington humidity Ault Field, Washington wind speed Ault Field, Washington snowfall Ault Field, Washington sunshine Ault Field, Washington clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI SO2 Ozone PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 61.7. This is better than average.

City:

61.7
U.S.:

74.2
Sulfur Dioxide Level

Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2018 was 0.263. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 10.6 miles away from the city center.

City:

0.263
U.S.:

1.789
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2011 was 16.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 11.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.8
U.S.:

33.3
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 5.57. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 13.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

5.57
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Ault Field-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Washington state average. It is 1094% greater 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 74.7 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.8 MD, Depth: 32.2 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 81.4 miles away from Ault Field center
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.5 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.8 MW) earthquake occurred 85.5 miles away from the city 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 71.4 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 91.4 miles away from Ault Field center
On 5/3/1996 at 04:04:22, a magnitude 5.5 (5.2 MB, 5.3 MD, 5.5 ML, Depth: 2.5 mi) earthquake occurred 54.4 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), energy magnitude (ME), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Island County (16) is near the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 13
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 8, Storms: 8, Landslides: 5, Mudslides: 5, Winds: 4, Winter Storms: 4, Earthquake: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Tornado: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ault Field topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Ault Field:

  • WHIDBEY ISLAND MANOR (Nursing Home, about 3 miles away; OAK HARBOR, WA)
  • PUGET SOUND KIDNEY CENTER WHIDBEY ISLAND (Dialysis Facility, about 3 miles away; OAK HARBOR, WA)
  • CAREAGE OF WHIDBEY (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; COUPEVILLE, WA)
  • HOME HEALTH CARE/HP OF WHIDBEY (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; COUPEVILLE, WA)
  • WHIDBEY GENERAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 8 miles away; COUPEVILLE, WA)
  • FIDALGO CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 13 miles away; ANACORTES, WA)
  • ISLAND HOSPITAL HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 13 miles away; ANACORTES, WA)

Amtrak station near Ault Field:

  • 18 miles: MOUNT VERNON (725 COLLEGE WAY) . Services: fully wheelchair accessible, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ault Field:

  • Skagit Valley College (about 19 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; Full-time enrollment: 3,803)
  • Western Washington University (about 30 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Everett Community College (about 31 miles; Everett, WA; FT enrollment: 5,818)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 34 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Peninsula College (about 38 miles; Port Angeles, WA; FT enrollment: 2,012)
  • Edmonds Community College (about 39 miles; Lynnwood, WA; FT enrollment: 7,271)
  • Shoreline Community College (about 43 miles; Shoreline, WA; FT enrollment: 5,026)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Ault Field: Oak Harbor Park and Ride (A), Gallery Golf Course (B), Naval Region Northwest Fire and Rescue Services (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Ault Field: Joseph Whidbey State Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Island County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.8 people
Washington:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

95.4%
Whole state:

66.5%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

1.3%
Whole state:

6.1%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

5.2%
Whole state:

10.6%
Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

2.9%
Whole state:

4.6%
1,199 people in military barracks, etc. in 2000
2 people in military transient quarters for temporary residents in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Ault Field:

Marital status in Ault Field, WA
  • Never married: 56.3%
  • Now married: 35.8%
  • Separated: 2.3%
  • Widowed: 0.0%
  • Divorced: 5.6%

For population 25 years and over in Ault Field:

  • High school or higher: 98.3%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.5%
  • Unemployed: 18.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 12.2 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.7
Washington average:

11.3

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Ault Field, WA (based on Island County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant7,54639
Mainline Protestant5,20714
Catholic2,9623
Other2,54614
None60,245-
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: 14
Island County:

1.73 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Island County:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 18
Island County:

2.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 59
Here:

7.29 / 10,000 pop.
State:

8.26 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

7.9%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Island County:

24.1%
Washington:

25.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

9.9%
State:

13.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

45.3%
State:

49.1%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Ault Field:

44.8%
State:

45.8%

Average BMI:
Ault Field:

27.6
Washington:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
Ault Field:

17.7%
State:

21.4%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

13.4%
State:

10.7%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Washington:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

20.4%
State:

32.6%

General health condition:
Ault Field:

58.4%
State:

55.9%

Average condition of hearing:
Ault Field:

83.9%
Washington:

79.0%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ault Field, WA Residents

11.86% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($64,096 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.86%
Washington average:

7.39%

0.53% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,856 average AGI)
Island County:

0.53%
Washington average:

0.11%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Snohomish County, WA  1.61% ($67,449 average AGI)
from King County, WA  1.44% ($126,154)
from Skagit County, WA  0.52% ($54,124)


9.93% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($50,218 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.93%
Washington average:

6.40%

0.37% of residents moved to foreign countries ($1,610 average AGI)
Island County:

0.37%
Washington average:

0.13%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Snohomish County, WA  1.66% ($53,679 average AGI)
to Skagit County, WA  0.87% ($54,481)
to King County, WA  0.84% ($64,769)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ault Field:

  • KAPS (660 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KWDB (1110 AM; daytime; 1 kW; OAK HARBOR, WA; Owner: WEST BEACH BROADCASTING CORP.)
  • KRPI (1550 AM; 50 kW; FERNDALE, WA; Owner: BBC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KARI (550 AM; 25 kW; BLAINE, WA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KRKO (1380 AM; 50 kW; EVERETT, WA; Owner: S-R BROADCASTING, CO.)
  • KKOL (1300 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KIXI (880 AM; 50 kW; MERCER ISLAND/SEATTL, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KGNW (820 AM; 50 kW; BURIEN-SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KBRC (1430 AM; 5 kW; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: JIM AND ANN KEANE)
  • KOMO (1000 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KYCW (1090 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ault Field:

  • KISM (92.9 FM; BELLINGHAM, WA; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KWPZ (106.5 FM; LYNDEN, WA; Owner: CRISTA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KAFE (104.3 FM; BELLINGHAM, WA; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KSVR (91.7 FM; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF SKAGIT VALLEY COLLEGE)
  • K206CU (89.1 FM; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KISW (99.9 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KQBZ (100.7 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMTT (103.7 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KNDD (107.7 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KYPT (96.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • K201FH (88.1 FM; BELLINGHAM, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • K210CN (89.9 FM; BELLINGHAM, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KBSG-FM (97.3 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KCMS (105.3 FM; EDMONDS, WA; Owner: CRISTA MINISTRIES, INC.)
  • KBKS (106.1 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KING-FM (98.1 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: CLASSIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KLSY-FM (92.5 FM; BELLEVUE, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO INC.)
  • KPLU-FM (88.5 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: PACIFIC LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • KWJZ (98.9 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ORCA RADIO, INC.)
  • KZOK-FM (102.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Ault Field:

  • KBCB (Channel 24; BELLINGHAM, WA; Owner: WORLD TELEVISION OF WASHINGTON, LLC.)
Ault Field fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2019
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2019

Ault Field fatal accident list:

Sep 7, 2019 03:10 PM, Cr-Ault Field Rd, Lat: 48.325869, Lon: -122.667136, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
May 2, 2016 04:10 AM, Cr-Westbeach Rd, Swantown Rd, Lat: 48.307833, Lon: -122.712883, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
May 28, 2014 03:37 PM, Sr-20, Lat: 48.331903, Lon: -122.630333, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Kyle B Entz, Salal St. & Hunter Lane (Lat: 48.366111 Lon: -122.642222), Type: 15.2, Overall height: 15.1 m, Registrant: Nextel West Corp., Resto-n, Phone: (703) 433-4000
  • Candice S Meier, Salal St. & Hunter Lane (Lat: 48.366111 Lon: -122.642222), Type: 15.2, Overall height: 15.1 m, Registrant: Nextel West Corp., Resto-n, Phone: (703) 433-4000

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2003
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$159,3503$163,3438$126,1912$6,9102$93,950
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$01$139,0900$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$172,2501$90,2701$11,9700$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$01$138,1600$00$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$00$00$00$0
Choose year:  2003 2002 2001 2000 1999

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9702.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Ault Field, WA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Ault Field, WA - Value
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Ault Field, WA
  • 67.8%Electricity
  • 29.7%Utility gas
  • 2.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Ault Field compared to Washington state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.

Ault Field on our top lists:

  • #5 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military barracks, etc. (population 1,000+)"
  • #35 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest percentage of family households, population 1,000+"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in military transient quarters for temporary residents (population 1,000+)"
  • #87 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Other Caribbean (population 500+)"
  • #14 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #40 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2010 and 2011 (pop. 50,000+)"
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