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Demographics Analysis

The people of Fife City, Washington give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Fife City, Washington)

Male:

Under 5 years : 377

5 to 9 years : 175

10 to 14 years : 207

15 to 17 years : 217

18 and 19 years : 91

20 years : 56

21 years : 51

22 to 24 years : 174

25 to 29 years : 361

30 to 34 years : 258

35 to 39 years : 276

40 to 44 years : 291

45 to 49 years : 337

50 to 54 years : 283

55 to 59 years : 118

60 and 61 years : 45

62 to 64 years : 63

65 and 66 years : 38

67 to 69 years : 60

70 to 74 years : 73

75 to 79 years : 40

80 to 84 years : 20

85 years and over : 17

Female:

Under 5 years : 282

5 to 9 years : 306

10 to 14 years : 183

15 to 17 years : 148

18 and 19 years : 45

20 years : 41

21 years : 87

22 to 24 years : 225

25 to 29 years : 452

30 to 34 years : 207

35 to 39 years : 373

40 to 44 years : 225

45 to 49 years : 259

50 to 54 years : 198

55 to 59 years : 126

60 and 61 years : 56

62 to 64 years : 37

65 and 66 years : 37

67 to 69 years : 54

70 to 74 years : 56

75 to 79 years : 55

80 to 84 years : 48

85 years and over : 38


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Fife City, Washington)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 4,415

Multiple ancestry : 2,055

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 60

Ancestry not reported : 636


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Fife City, Washington)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 5,370

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 48

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 158

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 592

Not a U.S. citizen : 998


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Fife City, Washington)

Total:

Under 5 years : 659

5 to 17 years : 1,236

18 to 24 years : 770

25 to 34 years : 1,278

35 to 44 years : 1,165

45 to 54 years : 1,077

55 to 59 years : 244

60 and 61 years : 101

62 to 64 years : 100

65 to 74 years : 318

75 years and over : 218

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 628

5 to 17 years : 803

18 to 24 years : 360

25 to 34 years : 444

35 to 44 years : 308

45 to 54 years : 359

55 to 59 years : 69

60 and 61 years : 38

62 to 64 years : 40

65 to 74 years : 104

75 years and over : 88

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 27

5 to 17 years : 233

18 to 24 years : 218

25 to 34 years : 459

35 to 44 years : 331

45 to 54 years : 392

55 to 59 years : 134

60 and 61 years : 45

62 to 64 years : 51

65 to 74 years : 122

75 years and over : 117

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 11

18 to 24 years : 22

25 to 34 years : 64

35 to 44 years : 31

45 to 54 years : 72

55 to 59 years : 6

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 4

5 to 17 years : 189

18 to 24 years : 170

25 to 34 years : 311

35 to 44 years : 495

45 to 54 years : 254

55 to 59 years : 35

60 and 61 years : 18

62 to 64 years : 9

65 to 74 years : 92

75 years and over : 13


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Fife City, Washington)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,567

Female : 1,674

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,133

Female : 996

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 142

Female : 64

Foreign born:

Male : 786

Female : 804


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Fife City, Washington)

Born in state of residence : 2,229

Born in other state in the United States : 1,472

Native: born outside the United States : 73

Foreign born : 428


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Fife City, Washington)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 867

Now married, except separated : 746

Divorced : 287

Separated : 65

Widowed : 65

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 576

Now married, except separated : 811

Divorced : 395

Separated : 51

Widowed : 104

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 48

Now married, except separated : 75

Divorced : 79

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 339

Now married, except separated : 926

Divorced : 149

Separated : 21

Widowed : 32


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Fife City, Washington)

Speak only English : 4,626

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 315

Speak English less than "very well" : 490

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 20

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 4

German:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 106

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 2

Other Indic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 7

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 5

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 165

Speak English less than "very well" : 129

Mon-Khmer, Cambodian:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 23

Laotian:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 35

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 188

Speak English less than "very well" : 71

Other Pacific Island languages:

Speak English "very well" : 37

Speak English less than "very well" : 19

African languages:

Speak English "very well" : 184

Speak English less than "very well" : 8


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Fife City, Washington

  • Other Groups: 1,660   (33.9%)
  • German: 737   (15.1%)
  • Irish: 443   (9.0%)
  • English: 369   (7.5%)
  • Norwegian: 257   (5.2%)
  • Italian: 211   (4.3%)
  • United States Or American: 159   (3.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 133   (2.7%)
  • Polish: 115   (2.3%)
  • Swedish: 108   (2.2%)
  • Dutch: 90   (1.8%)
  • European: 90   (1.8%)
  • Scottish: 87   (1.8%)
  • Scotch-irish: 80   (1.6%)
  • Swiss: 50   (1.0%)
  • Finnish: 34   (0.7%)
  • Welsh: 34   (0.7%)
  • Danish: 32   (0.7%)
  • Subsaharan African: 29   (0.6%)
  • French Canadian: 21   (0.4%)
  • Scandinavian: 20   (0.4%)
  • Austrian: 17   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 16   (0.3%)
  • British: 15   (0.3%)
  • Canadian: 12   (0.2%)
  • Russian: 11   (0.2%)
  • Czech: 11   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 10   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 6   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 4   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 4   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 4   (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 4   (0.1%)
  • Northern European: 3   (0.1%)
  • New Zealander: 3   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 3   (0.1%)
  • Portuguese: 3   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 2   (0.0%)
  • Turkish: 2   (0.0%)
  • Croatian: 2   (0.0%)
  • Yugoslavian: 2   (0.0%)
  • Assyrian/chaldean/syriac: 2   (0.0%)
  • Basque: 2   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Fife City, Washington is 7,166



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Fife City, Washington: 3,628
Female Population in Fife City, Washington: 3,538


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Fife City, Washington: 32.2
Median Female Resident Age in Fife City, Washington: 30.0


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Washington is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Fife City, Washington


White


Both sexes

32.4

Male

33.0

Female

31.8

Black or African American


Both sexes

34.8

Male

35.6

Female

31.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

33.3

Male

31.8

Female

34.2

Asian


Both sexes

35.0

Male

34.3

Female

35.7

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

26.1

Male

24.5

Female

27.0

Other


Both sexes

23.2

Male

23.2

Female

23.3

Two or More Races


Both sexes

17.1

Male

17.4

Female

16.7

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.6

Male

23.9

Female

22.9

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

33.6

Male

34.1

Female

33.0


(updated 2010)



Races in Fife City, Washington


  • White: 4,202
  • African American: 656
  • American Indian: 297
  • Asian: 1,014
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 74
  • Some Other Race: 518
  • Two or More Races: 405



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Fife City, Washington citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Fife City, Washington

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 18   (1.21%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.13%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 37   (2.49%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 32   (2.15%)
  • 9th Grade: 54   (3.63%)
  • 10th Grade: 45   (3.02%)
  • 11th Grade: 48   (3.23%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 53   (3.56%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 514   (34.54%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 151   (10.15%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 263   (17.67%)
  • Associate Degree: 112   (7.53%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 122   (8.2%)
  • Master's Degree: 28   (1.88%)
  • Professional School Degree: 4   (0.27%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 5   (0.34%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 21   (1.56%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 13   (0.97%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 23   (1.71%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 27   (2.01%)
  • 9th Grade: 34   (2.53%)
  • 10th Grade: 48   (3.58%)
  • 11th Grade: 42   (3.13%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 52   (3.87%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 414   (30.85%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 160   (11.92%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 247   (18.41%)
  • Associate Degree: 99   (7.38%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 123   (9.17%)
  • Master's Degree: 30   (2.24%)
  • Professional School Degree: 9   (0.67%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)







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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Fife City, Washington affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Fife City, Washington.





Cities Nearby Fife City, Washington

Waller Cdp, WA  (pop. 8,694) 2.1 Miles
Milton City, WA  (pop. 5,964) 2.2 Miles
Edgewood City, WA  (pop. 9,727) 3.5 Miles
Summit Cdp, WA  (pop. 7,926) 4.6 Miles
Lakeland South Cdp, WA  (pop. 11,354) 4.6 Miles
Puyallup City, WA  (pop. 38,130) 4.7 Miles
Tacoma City, WA  (pop. 201,893) 4.7 Miles
Tacoma Ccd, WA  (pop. 419,815) 5.0 Miles
Midland Cdp, WA  (pop. 8,885) 5.0 Miles
Federal Way City, WA  (pop. 91,788) 5.5 Miles



Area Code(s) in Fife City, Washington

253



Elevation in Fife City, Washington is 10.0 ft. (3.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Fife City, Washington

Lat: 47.234439 N        Long: -122.359690 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Fife City, Washington need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Washington

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.39 4.15 2.39 3.13 0.00 3.40
  Total Electric Industry 4.39 4.15 2.39 3.13 0.00 3.40
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.36 4.19 2.29 3.21 0.00 3.37
  Total Electric Industry 4.36 4.19 2.29 3.21 0.00 3.37
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.46 4.31 2.24 3.34 0.00 3.43
  Total Electric Industry 4.46 4.31 2.24 3.34 0.00 3.43
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.60 4.50 2.40 3.53 0.00 3.65
  Total Electric Industry 4.60 4.50 2.40 3.53 0.00 3.65
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.97 4.72 2.79 3.83 0.00 4.02
  Total Electric Industry 4.97 4.72 2.79 3.83 0.00 4.02
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.97 4.82 2.96 3.75 0.00 4.10
  Total Electric Industry 4.97 4.82 2.96 3.75 0.00 4.10
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 5.03 4.88 2.85 3.84 0.00 4.19
  Total Electric Industry 5.03 4.88 2.85 3.84 0.00 4.19
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.95 4.79 2.59 4.06 0.00 4.04
  Total Electric Industry 4.95 4.79 2.59 4.06 0.00 4.04
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 5.03 4.81 2.64 3.61 0.00 4.03
  Total Electric Industry 5.03 4.81 2.64 3.61 0.00 4.03
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 2.23 0.00 0.00 2.23
  Full-Service Providers 5.10 4.86 2.70 3.66 0.00 4.10
  Total Electric Industry 5.10 4.86 2.65 3.66 0.00 4.01
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 2.19 0.00 0.00 2.19
  Full-Service Providers 5.13 4.86 3.42 3.65 0.00 4.41
  Total Electric Industry 5.13 4.86 3.30 3.65 0.00 4.33
2001              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.00 3.66 0.00 0.00 3.66
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 6.17 0.00 0.00 6.17
  Full-Service Providers 5.70 5.45 4.43 4.69 0.00 5.27
  Total Electric Industry 5.70 5.45 4.75 4.69 0.00 5.34
2002              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.00 3.54 0.00 0.00 3.54
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 10.07 0.00 0.00 10.07
  Full-Service Providers 6.29 6.11 4.23 4.94 0.00 5.77
  Total Electric Industry 6.29 6.11 4.88 4.94 0.00 5.88
2003              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 1.01 0.56 0.00 0.00 0.57
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 8.47 8.47 0.00 0.00 8.47
  Full-Service Providers 6.31 6.06 4.25 0.00 6.45 5.78
  Total Electric Industry 6.31 6.07 4.76 0.00 6.45 5.86
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.00 0.37 0.00 0.00 0.37
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 1,600.00 4.27 0.00 0.00 4.28
  Full-Service Providers 6.37 6.17 4.28 0.00 6.44 5.80
  Total Electric Industry 6.37 6.17 4.28 0.00 6.44 5.80
2005              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.89 0.43 0.00 0.00 0.44
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.03 5.21 0.00 0.00 5.17
  Full-Service Providers 6.54 6.33 4.13 0.00 6.44 5.87
  Total Electric Industry 6.54 6.33 4.27 0.00 6.44 5.87
2006              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.93 0.54 0.00 0.00 0.55
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 4.14 5.66 0.00 0.00 5.62
  Full-Service Providers 6.82 6.64 4.26 0.00 5.93 6.14
  Total Electric Industry 6.82 6.63 4.44 0.00 5.93 6.14

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Fife City, Washington

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 134   (5.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 121   (5.3%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 179   (7.8%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 219   (9.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 272   (11.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 220   (9.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 255   (11.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 186   (8.1%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 67   (2.9%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 147   (6.4%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 40   (1.8%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 38   (1.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 209   (9.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 198   (8.7%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Fife City, Washington)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 2,885

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 386

In 3-person carpool : 16

In 4-person carpool : 4

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 45

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 7

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 76

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 32

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 7

Walked : 129

Other means : 31

Worked at home : 62


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Fife City, Washington)

Less than 5 minutes : 87

5 to 9 minutes : 443

10 to 14 minutes : 431

15 to 19 minutes : 613

20 to 24 minutes : 526

25 to 29 minutes : 240

30 to 34 minutes : 526

35 to 39 minutes : 135

40 to 44 minutes : 51

45 to 59 minutes : 253

60 to 89 minutes : 268

90 or more minutes : 45


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Fife City, Washington)

With Social Security income : 464

No Social Security income : 2,529


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Fife City, Washington)

With retirement income : 440

No retirement income : 2,553


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Fife City, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 142

$10,000 to $14,999 : 45

$15,000 to $19,999 : 39

$20,000 to $24,999 : 80

$25,000 to $29,999 : 82

$30,000 to $34,999 : 91

$35,000 to $39,999 : 130

$40,000 to $44,999 : 48

$45,000 to $49,999 : 119

$50,000 to $59,999 : 199

$60,000 to $74,999 : 214

$75,000 to $99,999 : 305

$100,000 to $124,999 : 128

$125,000 to $149,999 : 97

$150,000 to $199,999 : 63

$200,000 or more : 42


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Fife City, Washington)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $55,385


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Fife City, Washington

  • NEW (1030 AM; 10.0 kW; Olympia, WA; Owner: -)
  • KBLE (1050 AM; 5.0 kW; Seattle, WA; Owner: Sacred Heart Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (1120 AM; 5.0 kW; Mckenna, WA; Owner: Brian Butler)
  • NEW (1120 AM; 6.0 kW; Yelm, WA; Owner: Brian Butler)
  • KKNW (1150 AM; 6.0 kW; Bellevue, WA; Owner: Orca Radio, Inc.)
  • NEW (1160 AM; 5.0 kW; Lacey, WA; Owner: -)
  • KLAY (1180 AM; 5.0 kW; Parkland, WA; Owner: Clay Frank Huntington)
  • KTBK (1210 AM; 27.5 kW; Algona, WA; Owner: Bustos Media Of Seattle License, Llc)
  • KTBK (1210 AM; 10.0 kW; Auburn, WA; Owner: Bustos Media Of Seattle License, Llc)
  • KGY (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Olympia, WA; Owner: Kgy, Inc.)
  • KGY (1240 AM; 1.0 kW; Olympia, WA; Owner: Kgy, Inc.)
  • KKDZ (1250 AM; 5.0 kW; Seattle, WA; Owner: Rd Seattle Assets, Llc)
  • KLDY (1280 AM; 1.0 kW; Lacey, WA; Owner: Seattle Streaming Radio, Llc)
  • KKOL (1300 AM; 50.0 kW; Tacoma, WA; Owner: Inspiration Media, Inc.)
  • KGRG (1330 AM; 0.5 kW; Black Diamond, WA; Owner: Green River Foundation)
  • KUOW (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Olympia, WA; Owner: Kuow/puget Sound Public Radio)
  • KKMO (1360 AM; 5.0 kW; Tacoma, WA; Owner: Inspiration Media, Inc.)
  • KITZ (1400 AM; 1.0 kW; Bremerton, WA; Owner: Kitz Radio, Inc.)
  • KRIZ (1420 AM; 1.0 kW; Renton, WA; Owner: Kriz Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KSUH (1450 AM; 1.0 kW; Sumner, WA; Owner: Radio Hankook, Inc.)
  • KBRO (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Bremerton, WA; Owner: Seattle Streaming Radio, Llc)
  • KXPA (1540 AM; 5.0 kW; Bellevue, WA; Owner: Multicultural Radio Broadcasting Licensee, Llc)
  • KZIZ (1560 AM; 5.0 kW; Edgewood, WA; Owner: Kriz Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KYIZ (1620 AM; 10.0 kW; Renton, WA; Owner: Kriz Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KYIZ (1620 AM; 10.0 kW; Renton, WA; Owner: Kriz Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KVI (570 AM; 5.0 kW; Vashon, WA; Owner: Fisher Broadcasting - Seattle Radio, L.l.c.)
  • KCIS (630 AM; 5.0 kW; Seattle, WA; Owner: Crista Ministries)
  • KBRD (680 AM; 0.25 kW; Lacey, WA; Owner: Bj & Skip's For The Music)
  • KGNW (820 AM; 50.0 kW; Vashon, WA; Owner: Inspiration Media, Inc.)
  • KHHO (850 AM; 10.0 kW; Fife, WA; Owner: Ackerley Broadcasting Operations, Llc)
  • KIXI (880 AM; 50.0 kW; Bellevue, WA; Owner: Bellevue Radio, Inc.)
  • KGTK (920 AM; 3.0 kW; Lacey, WA; Owner: Kitz Radio, Inc.)
  • KJR (950 AM; 50.0 kW; Vashon, WA; Owner: Ackerley Broadcasting Operations, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Fife City, Washington

  • KKWF (100.7 FM; Issaquah, WA; Owner: Entercom Seattle License, Llc)
  • KPLZ-FM (101.5 FM; Bellevue, WA; Owner: Fisher Broadcasting - Seattle Radio, L.l.c.)
  • KZOK-FM (102.5 FM; Issaquah, WA; Owner: Cbs Radio Holdings Inc.)
  • KNBQ (102.9 FM; Olympia, WA; Owner: Citicasters Licenses, L.p.)
  • KMTT (103.7 FM; Issaquah, WA; Owner: Entercom Seattle License,)
  • KMCQ (104.5 FM; Bellevue, WA; Owner: First Broadcasting Capital Partners, Llc)
  • KMCQ (104.5 FM; Wilkeson, WA; Owner: First Broadcasting Capital Partners, Llc)
  • KMIH (104.5 FM; Mercer Island, WA; Owner: Mercer Island School District # 400)
  • KCMS (105.3 FM; Bellevue, WA; Owner: Crista Ministries, Inc.)
  • KBKS-FM (106.1 FM; Issaquah, WA; Owner: Cbs Radio Holdings Inc.)
  • KRWM (106.9 FM; Bellevue, WA; Owner: Seascape Radio, Inc.)
  • KNDD (107.7 FM; Issaquah, WA; Owner: Entercom Seattle License, Llc)
  • KLOP (88.1 FM; Olympia, WA; Owner: Educational Media Foundation)
  • KPLU-FM (88.5 FM; Issaquah, WA; Owner: Pacific Lutheran University, Inc.)
  • KMIH (88.9 FM; Mercer Island, WA; Owner: Mercer Island School District # 400)
  • KAOS (89.3 FM; Olympia, WA; Owner: The Evergreen State College)
  • KASB (89.3 FM; Beaux Arts, WA; Owner: Bellevue School District #405)
  • KNHC (89.5 FM; Bellevue, WA; Owner: Seattle Public Schools)
  • KWFJ (89.7 FM; Mckenna, WA; Owner: Calvary Baptist Church)
  • NEW (89.7 FM; Olympia, WA; Owner: Samsno Educational Media)
  • KASB (89.9 FM; Beaux Arts, WA; Owner: Bellevue School District #405)
  • KGHP (89.9 FM; Home, WA; Owner: Peninsula School District No. 401)
  • KGRG-FM (89.9 FM; Auburn, WA; Owner: Green River Community College)
  • KPLI (90.1 FM; Olympia, WA; Owner: Pacific Lutheran University, Inc.)
  • KUPS (90.1 FM; Tacoma, WA; Owner: University Of Puget Sound)
  • KEXP-FM (90.3 FM; Seattle, WA; Owner: University Of Washington Board Of Regents)
  • KBCS (91.3 FM; Bellevue, WA; Owner: Bellevue Community College)
  • KXOT (91.7 FM; Tacoma, WA; Owner: Prc Tacoma -- I Llc)
  • KQMV (92.5 FM; Issaquah, WA; Owner: Bellevue Radio Inc.)
  • KUBE (93.3 FM; Bellevue, WA; Owner: Ackerley Broadcasting Operations, Llc)
  • KMPS-FM (94.1 FM; Issaquah, WA; Owner: Cbs Radio Holdings Inc.)
  • KUOW-FM (94.9 FM; Seattle, WA; Owner: The University Of Washington)
  • KJR-FM (95.7 FM; Bellevue, WA; Owner: Ackerley Broadcasting Operations, Llc)
  • KJAQ (96.5 FM; Issaquah, WA; Owner: Cbs Radio Holdings Inc.)
  • KBSG-FM (97.3 FM; Issaquah, WA; Owner: Bonneville International Corporation)
  • KING-FM (98.1 FM; Issaquah, WA; Owner: Classic Radio, Inc.)
  • KWJZ (98.9 FM; Issaquah, WA; Owner: Orca Radio, Inc.)
  • KISW (99.9 FM; Issaquah, WA; Owner: Entercom Seattle License, Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near Fife City, Washington

  • KSTW (Channel 11; Seattle, WA; Owner: The Cw Television Stations Inc)
  • KCPQ (Channel 13; Bremerton, WA; Owner: Tribune Television Northwest, Inc.)
  • KONG-TV (Channel 16; Seattle, WA; Owner: Kong-tv, Inc.)
  • KTBW-TV (Channel 20; Bremerton, WA; Owner: Trinity Broadcasting Of Washington)
  • KMYQ (Channel 22; Seattle, WA; Owner: Tribune Television Holdings, Inc.)
  • KBTC-TV (Channel 28; Ruston, WA; Owner: Bates Technical College)
  • KWPX (Channel 33; Issaquah, WA; Owner: Paxson Communications License Company, Llc)
  • KWPX (Channel 33; Issaquah, WA; Owner: Paxson Communications License Company, Llc)
  • KOMO-TV (Channel 4; Seattle, WA; Owner: Fisher Broadcasting - Seattle Tv, L.l.c.)
  • KHCV (Channel 45; Issaquah, WA; Owner: North Pacific International Television, Inc.)
  • KING-TV (Channel 5; Seattle, WA; Owner: King Broadcasting Company)
  • KUNS-TV (Channel 51; Issaquah, WA; Owner: Fisher Broadcasting - Bellevue Tv, L.l.c.)
  • 951207KJ (Channel 62; Seattle, WA; Owner: Kcts Television)
  • 960726KO (Channel 62; Seattle, WA; Owner: Washington Family B/c)
  • 960920YJ (Channel 67; Olympia, WA; Owner: Sonoma Media Corp. Inc.)
  • KIRO-TV (Channel 7; Seattle, WA; Owner: Kiro-tv, Inc.)
  • KCTS-TV (Channel 9; Seattle, WA; Owner: Kcts Television)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Fife City, Washington

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 246  (18.2%)
  • Service Occupations: 193  (14.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 252  (18.7%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 23  (1.7%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 255  (18.9%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 275  (26.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 201  (19.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 472  (45.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 11  (1.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 5  (0.5%)


(updated 2010)





There are 14 Farms In Fife City, Washington


(updated 2008)









Airports Near Fife City, Washington

  • McChord AFB


    (about 8.6 miles in Parkland, Washington; Airport Code: TCM)

  • McChord Field


    (about 8.6 miles in Mcchord Afb, Washington; Airport Code: TCM)

  • Tacoma Narrows


    (about 10.4 miles in Fox Island, Washington; Airport Code: TIW)

  • Gray AAF


    (about 14.7 miles in Madigan Hospital, Washington; Airport Code: GRF)

  • Seattle International


    (about 14.9 miles in Seatac, Washington; Airport Code: SEA)

  • Seattle/Tacoma International


    (about 15.0 miles in Seatac, Washington; Airport Code: SEA)

  • Renton Municipal


    (about 19.1 miles in Renton, Washington; Airport Code: RNT)

  • Port Orchard Airport


    (about 19.8 miles in Burley, Washington; Airport Code: XWK)

  • King County Airport-Boeing Field


    (about 20.5 miles in Seattle, Washington; Airport Code: BFI)

  • Boeing Field/King County International


    (about 20.6 miles in Seattle, Washington; Airport Code: BFI)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Fife City, Washington

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

73.44%

Carpooled

13.92%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

3.22%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.04%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.21%

Motorcycle

0.08%

Bicycle

0.21%

Walked

5.01%

Other Means

0.81%

Worked At Home

3.05%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Fife City, Washington, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.





(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Fife City, Washington)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,192

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 197

Female householder, no husband present : 435

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 995

Householder not living alone : 174


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Fife City, Washington)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 17

Male householder and female partner : 108

Female householder and female partner : 9

Female householder and male partner : 146

All other households : 2,713


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Fife City, Washington)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 668

Renter-occupied housing units : 524

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 67

Renter-occupied housing units : 130

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 94

Renter-occupied housing units : 341

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 285

Renter-occupied housing units : 884


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Fife City, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 138

$10,000 to $14,999 : 131

$15,000 to $19,999 : 130

$20,000 to $24,999 : 158

$25,000 to $29,999 : 171

$30,000 to $34,999 : 225

$35,000 to $39,999 : 251

$40,000 to $44,999 : 103

$45,000 to $49,999 : 188

$50,000 to $59,999 : 340

$60,000 to $74,999 : 349

$75,000 to $99,999 : 420

$100,000 to $124,999 : 169

$125,000 to $149,999 : 101

$150,000 to $199,999 : 67

$200,000 or more : 52


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Fife City, Washington)

Total : 3,217


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Fife City, Washington)

Occupied : 2,993

Vacant : 224


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Fife City, Washington)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Fife City, Washington)

Built 2005 or later : 707

Built 2000 to 2004 : 319

Built 1990 to 1999 : 294

Built 1980 to 1989 : 652

Built 1970 to 1979 : 569

Built 1960 to 1969 : 159

Built 1950 to 1959 : 300

Built 1940 to 1949 : 97

Built 1939 or earlier : 120


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Fife City, Washington)

Utility gas : 487

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 25

Electricity : 2,262

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 143

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 53

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 14

No fuel used : 9


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Fife City, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 22

$10,000 to $14,999 : 13

$15,000 to $19,999 : 4

$20,000 to $24,999 : 6

$25,000 to $29,999 : 5

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 9

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 14

$90,000 to $99,999 : 0

$100,000 to $124,999 : 16

$125,000 to $149,999 : 12

$150,000 to $174,999 : 45

$175,000 to $199,999 : 47

$200,000 to $249,999 : 153

$250,000 to $299,999 : 232

$300,000 to $399,999 : 353

$400,000 to $499,999 : 122

$500,000 to $749,999 : 48

$750,000 to $999,999 : 8

$1,000,000 or more : 5


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Fife City, Washington)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 165

Home equity loan only : 130

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 16

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 505

Housing units without a mortgage : 298


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Fife City, Washington)

Built 2005 or later : $305,300

Built 2000 to 2004 : $329,000

Built 1990 to 1999 : $260,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $306,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $242,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $178,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $282,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $241,700

Built 1939 or earlier : $298,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Fife City, Washington: 60.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Washington: 64.4%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Fife City, Washington

Institutionalized population


  • Juvenile facilities : 23.26%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 76.74%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Fife City, Washington

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 24 24 $2,562,519
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

24 24 $2,562,519
2000        
  Single Family 36 36 $5,098,200
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

36 36 $5,098,200
2001        
  Single Family 4 4 $374,964
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $374,964
2002        
  Single Family 4 4 $437,932
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 6 42 $3,305,040
  Total

10 46 $3,742,972
2003        
  Single Family 33 33 $4,054,933
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

33 33 $4,054,933
2004        
  Single Family 104 104 $16,127,288
  Two Family 2 4 $286,864
  Three and Four Family 2 8 $626,457
  Five or More Family 28 198 $16,871,837
  Total

136 314 $33,912,446
2005        
  Single Family 367 367 $57,747,055
  Two Family 4 8 $573,728
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 7 74 $5,915,644
  Total

378 449 $64,236,427
2006        
  Single Family 514 514 $79,608,177
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 2 8 $613,777
  Five or More Family 23 182 $15,039,952
  Total

539 704 $95,261,906


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Fife City, WA): $31,806
Median Household Income In 2000 (Washington): $45,776


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Fife City): $134,300
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Washington): $158,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Fife City): $583
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Washington): $663


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Fife City, Washington

Utility Gas: 2.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.6%
Electricity: 87.1%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 8.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.4%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
No Fuel Used: 0.2%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Fife City, Washington are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Fife City, Washington

Gentiva Health Svs /tacoma


     Address: 4020 S 56th St, Ste 101, Tacoma, Washington 98409
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/2/1971

Multicare Home Health /cert


     Address: 710 Fawcett Avenue, Tacoma, Washington 98415
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 6/1/1979

Good Samaritan Home Health & Hospice


     Address: 1317 E Main Street, Puyallup, Washington 98371
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 8/7/1972

Signature Home Heatlh


     Address: 33710 9th Ave S Ste 15, Federal Way, Washington 98003
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/28/1996

Puget Sound Home Health Care


     Address: 7714 Bridgeport Way, Lakewood, Washington 98499
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/1/1994

Hospitals Close To Fife City, Washington

St Joseph Medical Center


     Address: 1717 South J Street, Tacoma, Washington 98405
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Tacoma General Allenmore Hospital


     Address: 315 S Mlk Jr Way, Tacoma, Washington 98415
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Auburn Regional Medical Center


     Address: 202 N Division Street Plaza One, Auburn, Washington 98001
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Good Samaritan Hospital & Rehab Center


     Address: 407 14th Ave Se, Puyallup, Washington 98371
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

St Francis Community Hospital


     Address: 34515 9th Avenue South, Federal Way, Washington 98003
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nursing Homes Close To Fife City, Washington

Orchard Park


     Address: 4755 South 48th, Tacoma, Washington 98409
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 130
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Bel Air Rehab & Specialty Care


     Address: 630 South Pearl Street, Tacoma, Washington 98465
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 88
     Percent Occupied: 73%

Regency At Tacoma Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 2102 South 96th, Tacoma, Washington 98444
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 124
     Percent Occupied: 83%

Heritage Rehab & Specialty Car


     Address: 7411 Pacific Avenue, Tacoma, Washington 98408
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 68
     Percent Occupied: 92%

Park Rose Care Center


     Address: 3919 South 19th Street, Tacoma, Washington 98405
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 90
     Percent Occupied: 65%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Fife City, Washington

Name: Columbia
Address: Richland, WA 99352-0968
Distance: 160 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Fife City, Washington

    Retired Workers: 440
    Disabled Workers: 130
    Widowers Workers: 60
    Spouses Workers: 25
    Children Workers: 70


(updated 2007)



Pierce County, Washington Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 50.50%
  • Bush & Cheney 48.12%
  • Other 1.38%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Fife City, Washington citizens.

Relocation to Pierce County, WA

8.78 % of Pierce County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $39,193

Washington Average 7.86 %

0.41 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $31,329

Washington Average 0.26 %

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Pierce County, WA (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • King County , WA 2.51 % ($46,071 AGI )
  • Thurston County , WA 0.41 % ($37,310 AGI )
  • Kitsap County , WA 0.27 % ($42,426 AGI )

Relocation away from Pierce County, WA

7.66 % of Pierce County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $39,812

Washington Average 7.07 %

0.21 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $35,621

Washington Average 0.16 %

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Pierce County, WA (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • King County , WA 2.04 % ($40,128 AGI )
  • Thurston County , WA 0.63 % ($42,336 AGI )
  • Kitsap County , WA 0.25 % ($42,471 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Washington

Low Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)
High Bracket: (State Income Tax Free)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Washington

6.50%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Fife City, Washington is based on over 50 years of data.























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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Fife City, Washington directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Fife City, Washington

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 20 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 15 8 9 7 8 4 7 2 4 3 5 5 12
    per 100,000 309 162 181 139 159 71 104 24 46 35 54 53 128
Robbery 14 14 17 10 6 13 11 10 11 8 13 11 11
    per 100,000 288 284 343 199 119 230 163 120 128 93 140 117 117
Assault 26 21 25 28 28 17 29 35 27 34 44 38 66
    per 100,000 535 426 504 557 556 300 430 421 313 395 472 405 704
Burglary 81 101 76 88 117 117 74 85 115 112 104 135 121
    per 100,000 1,667 2,050 1,532 1,751 2,323 2,066 1,097 1,021 1,334 1,301 1,116 1,440 1,290
Larceny Theft 381 490 374 362 459 478 354 361 395 398 328 360 378
    per 100,000 7,840 9,947 7,539 7,204 9,113 8,441 5,248 4,338 4,581 4,624 3,520 3,841 4,030
Vehicle Theft 143 113 81 119 123 150 137 119 81 83 63 85 97
    per 100,000 2,942 2,294 1,633 2,368 2,442 2,649 2,031 1,430 939 964 676 907 1,034
Arson 0 2 0 0 0 0 0 6 0 2 0 0 2
    per 100,000 0 41 0 0 0 0 0 72 0 23 0 0 21
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
14 11 13 11 11 9 12 12 11 11 16 14 22
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
151 177 133 142 175 186 141 143 148 149 124 145 150
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
83 94 73 77 93 97 77 77 79 80 70 79 86


(updated 2013)



Number of Sex Offenders In Washington

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
18,557 18,790 19,798 20,016 19,112 20,403 20,183 21,008 18,270 18,712


(updated 2014)



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