Big Lake, Washington

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Population in 2010: 1,835.
Population change since 2000: +59.2%
Males: 878  (47.9%)
Females: 957  (52.1%)
Median resident age:

50.3 years
Washington median age:

37.9 years

Zip codes: 98274.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $105,914 (it was $57,500 in 2000)
Big Lake:

$105,914
WA:

$78,687

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $46,517 (it was $22,560 in 2000)

Big Lake CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $445,781 (it was $224,400 in 2000)
Big Lake:

$445,781
WA:

$387,600

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $742,967; detached houses: $739,544; mobile homes: $323,416

Median gross rent in 2019: $961.

March 2019 cost of living index in Big Lake: 99.3 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 6.4%
(6.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 11.7% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Big Lake, WA (2019)
    • 1,55985.5%White alone
    • 1508.2%Hispanic
    • 804.4%Two or more races
    • 130.7%Asian alone

Races in Big Lake detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Recent posts about Big Lake, Washington on our local forum with over 2,200,000 registered users. Big Lake is mentioned 48 times on our forum:
Relocating from No. California to Washington  (31 replies)
Mount Vernon Elementary Schools  (3 replies)
Sedro-Woolley  (10 replies)
Mt. Vernon wells and other info needed  (3 replies)
Country Areas In Mt Vernon or Burlington WA  (4 replies)
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Ancestries: American (25.3%), English (11.1%), European (8.7%), German (8.3%), Irish (6.1%), Polish (4.3%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Land area: 3.95 square miles.

Population density: 464 people per square mile   (low).

Big Lake, Washington map

55 residents are foreign born (1.5% North America, 0.6% Europe, 0.5% Latin America, 0.4% Oceania).

This place:

3.0%
Washington:

14.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $3,085 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $5,960 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Bellingham, WA (27.0 miles , pop. 67,171).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Seattle, WA (53.2 miles , pop. 563,374).

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

Nearest cities:

Mount Vernon, WA (2.1 miles ),
Clear Lake, WA (2.2 miles ),
Lake McMurray, WA (2.3 miles),
Conway, WA (2.5 miles),
Burlington, WA (2.6 miles ),
Sedro-Woolley, WA (2.8 miles ),
Lake Ketchum, WA (3.0 miles ),
Cavanaugh, WA (3.2 miles )

Latitude: 48.39 N, Longitude: 122.24 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 360

Distribution of median household income in Big Lake, WA in 2019
Distribution of house value in Big Lake, WA in 2019
Big Lake satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

7.6%
Washington:

5.9%
Most common industries in Big Lake, WA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Health care (16.8%)
  • Educational services (13.9%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (5.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (4.4%)
  • Arts, entertainment, recreation (4.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.7%)
  • Metal & metal products (8.4%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (7.5%)
  • Food & beverage stores (7.2%)
  • Educational services (7.2%)
  • Public administration (6.3%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (6.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (31.3%)
  • Educational services (20.7%)
  • Accommodation & food services (5.3%)
  • Food (4.3%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.3%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.0%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.0%)
Most common occupations in Big Lake, WA (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (10.8%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (9.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (5.0%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (4.3%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (4.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (14.4%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (8.4%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (8.1%)
  • Engineers (6.9%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (6.0%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.5%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Health technologists and technicians (18.6%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (8.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (7.7%)
  • Information and record clerks, except customer service representatives (7.4%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (7.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (6.5%)

Average climate in Big Lake, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Big Lake, Washington environmental map by EPA

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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 75.0. This is about average.

City:

75.0
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 7.0 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 13.8 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 3.86. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 4.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

3.86
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Big Lake-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Washington state average. It is 1095% 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 80.0 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 89.0 miles away from the city center
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.5 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.8 MW) earthquake occurred 91.5 miles away from Big Lake 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 74.6 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 103.2 miles away from the city 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 44.8 miles away from Big Lake 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 Skagit County (20) is greater than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 18
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 13, Storms: 10, Mudslides: 7, Landslides: 6, Winter Storms: 5, Snows: 2, Earthquake: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1, Wind: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Big Lake topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Big Lake:

  • SKAGIT VALLEY HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 5 miles away; MOUNT VERNON, WA)
  • MIRA VISTA CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 5 miles away; MOUNT VERNON, WA)
  • SKAGIT HOSPICE SERVICES, LLC (Hospital, about 5 miles away; MOUNT VERNON, WA)
  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF MOUNT VERNON (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; MOUNT VERNON, WA)
  • BURTON CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; BURLINGTON, WA)
  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF SKAGIT VAL (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; SEDRO WOOLLEY, WA)
  • UNITED GENERAL HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 8 miles away; SEDRO WOOLLEY, WA)

Amtrak station near Big Lake:

  • 6 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 Big Lake:

  • Skagit Valley College (about 5 miles; Mount Vernon, WA; Full-time enrollment: 3,803)
  • Western Washington University (about 27 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 13,875)
  • Everett Community College (about 27 miles; Everett, WA; FT enrollment: 5,818)
  • Whatcom Community College (about 31 miles; Bellingham, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • Edmonds Community College (about 41 miles; Lynnwood, WA; FT enrollment: 7,271)
  • University of Washington-Bothell Campus (about 44 miles; Bothell, WA; FT enrollment: 3,902)
  • Cascadia Community College (about 44 miles; Bothell, WA; FT enrollment: 2,238)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Big Lake: Mountain View (A), Valley View Dairy (B), Skagit County Fire District 9 Big Lake Fire Department Station 1 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Big Lake: Big Lake Community Church (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Lake: Big Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Lake Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Skagit 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:

2.6 people
Washington:

2.5 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

71.4%
Whole state:

64.4%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

7.3%
Whole state:

7.7%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.8% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households
2 people in group homes intended for adults in 2010

For population 15 years and over in Big Lake:

Marital status in Big Lake, WA
  • Never married: 21.2%
  • Now married: 57.0%
  • Separated: 2.7%
  • Widowed: 8.3%
  • Divorced: 10.7%

For population 25 years and over in Big Lake:

  • High school or higher: 97.2%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 27.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 10.2%
  • Unemployed: 8.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 33.5 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.1
Washington average:

11.4

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Big Lake, WA (based on Skagit County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic19,1777
Evangelical Protestant15,08780
Mainline Protestant7,96430
Other4,26919
None70,404-
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: 30
Skagit County:

2.59 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.06 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
Skagit County:

0.17 / 10,000 pop.
Washington:

0.19 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 11
Skagit County:

0.95 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.18 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 47
Skagit County:

4.06 / 10,000 pop.
State:

2.67 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 114
This county:

9.84 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
Washington:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Skagit County:

29.5%
Washington:

25.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Skagit County:

18.9%
Washington:

13.9%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

50.1%
Washington:

49.9%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

47.7%
Washington:

47.2%

Average BMI:
Big Lake:

29.1
State:

28.4

People feeling badly about themselves:
Big Lake:

21.8%
Washington:

20.9%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Big Lake:

8.2%
Washington:

10.5%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Washington:

6.8

Overweight people:
Big Lake:

37.9%
Washington:

32.8%

General health condition:
Big Lake:

57.3%
State:

56.8%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

78.2%
Washington:

79.4%

More about Health and Nutrition of Big Lake, WA Residents

7.45% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($57,999 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.45%
Washington average:

7.39%

0.04% of residents moved from foreign countries ($350 average AGI)
Skagit County:

0.04%
Washington average:

0.11%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Snohomish County, WA  1.40% ($58,281 average AGI)
from Whatcom County, WA  0.95% ($48,462)
from King County, WA  0.75% ($78,381)


5.94% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($51,291 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.94%
Washington average:

6.40%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($539 average AGI)
Skagit County:

0.05%
Washington average:

0.13%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Snohomish County, WA  1.09% ($53,855 average AGI)
to Whatcom County, WA  0.90% ($47,402)
to King County, WA  0.54% ($48,902)

Strongest AM radio stations in Big Lake:

  • KAPS (660 AM; 10 kW; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: VALLEY BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KBRC (1430 AM; 5 kW; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: JIM AND ANN KEANE)
  • KRKO (1380 AM; 50 kW; EVERETT, WA; Owner: S-R BROADCASTING, CO.)
  • KRPI (1550 AM; 50 kW; FERNDALE, WA; Owner: BBC BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KARI (550 AM; 25 kW; BLAINE, WA; Owner: WAY BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIXI (880 AM; 50 kW; MERCER ISLAND/SEATTL, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KKOL (1300 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, 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)
  • KOMO (1000 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KPUG (1170 AM; 10 kW; BELLINGHAM, WA; Owner: SAGA BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KGMI (790 AM; 5 kW; BELLINGHAM, WA)

Strongest FM radio stations in Big Lake:

  • K206CU (89.1 FM; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KSVR (91.7 FM; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: BOARD OF TRUSTEES OF SKAGIT VALLEY COLLEGE)
  • 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)
  • KMWS (90.1 FM; MOUNT VERNON, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KISW (99.9 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • K205DL (88.9 FM; GRANITE FALLS/EVERET, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, 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.)
  • 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.)
  • KBSG-FM (97.3 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KZOK-FM (102.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS 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.)

Big Lake fatal accident list:

Apr 22, 2017 02:27 PM, Sr-9, Lat: 48.385536, Lon: -122.230050, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 10Number of bridges
  • 56ft / 17.4mTotal length
  • $9,072,000Total costs
  • 11,663Total average daily traffic
  • 811Total average daily truck traffic
  • 19,629Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic
New bridges in Big Lake, WA - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 31950-1959
  • 11960-1969
  • 21970-1979
  • 11980-1989
  • 11990-1999
  • 12000-2009
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Big Lake, WA

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Lat: 48.407472 Lon: -122.161000, Call Sign: KOB866,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.495 MHz, 159.600 MHz, Grant Date: 05/28/2013, Expiration Date: 12/14/2022, Certifier: Glen Rouse, Registrant: Sierra Pacific Industries, Redding, CA 96049, Phone: (530) 378-8000, Fax: (530) 378-8139, Email:
  • Lat: 48.400361 Lon: -122.265694, Call Sign: WQBY677,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.265 MHz, 154.430 MHz, Grant Date: 02/06/2015, Expiration Date: 01/06/2025, Certifier: Rob Miner, Registrant: Radio Licensing Services, 4700 Se International Way, Milwaukie, OR 97269-2161, Phone: (503) 659-1240, Fax: (503) 794-3759, Email:
  • W. Big Lake Blvd. (Lat: 48.387028 Lon: -122.242083), Type: Pole, Structure height: 4 m, Call Sign: WQHP621,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.547 MHz, Grant Date: 07/26/2017, Expiration Date: 09/27/2027, Certifier: Kelly T Wynn, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Rd #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:
  • Walking M Lane (Lat: 48.398222 Lon: -122.225722), Type: Pole, Structure height: 4 m, Call Sign: WQHP623,
    Assigned Frequencies: 154.547 MHz, Grant Date: 07/26/2017, Expiration Date: 09/27/2027, Certifier: Kelly T Wynn, Registrant: Business Radio Licensing, 26941 Cabot Rd #134, Laguna Hills, CA 92653, Phone: (949) 348-8510, Fax: (949) 348-8514, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • BIG LAKE, 16901 Mountain View Rd. (Lat: 48.400583 Lon: -122.247139), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 56.4 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WQRC690,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10755.0 MHz, Grant Date: 04/16/2013, Expiration Date: 04/16/2023, Cancellation Date: 09/03/2014, Certifier: Charles Cleary, Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • BIG LAKE, 16901 Mountain View Rd. (Lat: 48.400583 Lon: -122.247139), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 56.4 m, Overall height: 59.4 m, Call Sign: WQXW724,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, 6004.50 MHz, Grant Date: 06/29/2016, Expiration Date: 06/29/2026, Certifier: Gregory M Romano, Registrant: Verizon, 1300 I St Nw - Suite 500 East, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 515-2453, Email:

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(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)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED15$238,39715$201,86281$209,8513$91,8407$146,6942$114,470
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$259,2201$201,23010$224,9351$11,4101$278,3200$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED3$162,7203$529,84719$221,4881$43,3203$473,4871$70,340
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN2$201,5752$187,25018$218,1110$02$150,5700$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$03$203,0900$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9524.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED2$244,8952$206,115
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$01$169,090
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$265,970
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 9524.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Big Lake, WA
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Big Lake, WA - Value

2004 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2004 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 8. The highest number of reported fires - 19 took place in 2009, and the least - 0 in 2005. The data has a declining trend.
    Fire incident types in Big Lake, WA When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Structure Fires (43.9%), and Outside Fires (38.2%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Big Lake, WA
    • 5443.9%Structure Fires
    • 4738.2%Outside Fires
    • 1713.8%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 54.1%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Big Lake, WA
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Big Lake, WA
  • 57.4%Utility gas
  • 33.7%Electricity
  • 8.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Big Lake, WA
  • 72.3%Electricity
  • 14.2%Wood
  • 13.5%Utility gas


Big Lake compared to Washington state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Number of college students above state average.

Big Lake on our top lists:

  • #64 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Ukraine (population 500+)"
  • #76 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Netherlands (population 500+)"
  • #16 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Ozone (1-hour) air pollution readings in 2012 (ppm)"
  • #77 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2006 to 2007-2013 (pop 50,000+)"
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