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   (County: Clallam County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Forks 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
(Forks City, Washington)

Male:

Under 5 years : 154

5 to 9 years : 131

10 to 14 years : 191

15 to 17 years : 117

18 and 19 years : 53

20 years : 38

21 years : 23

22 to 24 years : 50

25 to 29 years : 127

30 to 34 years : 105

35 to 39 years : 243

40 to 44 years : 90

45 to 49 years : 41

50 to 54 years : 126

55 to 59 years : 54

60 and 61 years : 23

62 to 64 years : 65

65 and 66 years : 6

67 to 69 years : 9

70 to 74 years : 44

75 to 79 years : 15

80 to 84 years : 40

85 years and over : 9

Female:

Under 5 years : 115

5 to 9 years : 102

10 to 14 years : 188

15 to 17 years : 66

18 and 19 years : 50

20 years : 0

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 78

25 to 29 years : 106

30 to 34 years : 117

35 to 39 years : 135

40 to 44 years : 61

45 to 49 years : 105

50 to 54 years : 69

55 to 59 years : 147

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 25

65 and 66 years : 8

67 to 69 years : 28

70 to 74 years : 34

75 to 79 years : 28

80 to 84 years : 39

85 years and over : 65


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Forks City, Washington)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 1,529

Multiple ancestry : 1,056

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 288

Ancestry not reported : 447


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 2,817

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 31

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 108

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 62

Not a U.S. citizen : 302


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Forks City, Washington)

Total:

Under 5 years : 269

5 to 17 years : 795

18 to 24 years : 292

25 to 34 years : 455

35 to 44 years : 529

45 to 54 years : 341

55 to 59 years : 201

60 and 61 years : 23

62 to 64 years : 90

65 to 74 years : 129

75 years and over : 196

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 269

5 to 17 years : 450

18 to 24 years : 177

25 to 34 years : 164

35 to 44 years : 234

45 to 54 years : 193

55 to 59 years : 80

60 and 61 years : 16

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 46

75 years and over : 134

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 208

18 to 24 years : 90

25 to 34 years : 174

35 to 44 years : 147

45 to 54 years : 121

55 to 59 years : 107

60 and 61 years : 7

62 to 64 years : 90

65 to 74 years : 63

75 years and over : 47

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 49

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 59

35 to 44 years : 31

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

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 : 0

5 to 17 years : 88

18 to 24 years : 25

25 to 34 years : 58

35 to 44 years : 117

45 to 54 years : 27

55 to 59 years : 14

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 20

75 years and over : 15


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Forks City, Washington)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 893

Female : 870

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 552

Female : 502

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 106

Female : 33

Foreign born:

Male : 203

Female : 161


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Forks City, Washington)

Born in state of residence : 1,469

Born in other state in the United States : 896

Native: born outside the United States : 7

Foreign born : 138


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 389

Now married, except separated : 488

Divorced : 114

Separated : 30

Widowed : 96

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 195

Now married, except separated : 457

Divorced : 140

Separated : 39

Widowed : 61

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 31

Now married, except separated : 59

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 182

Now married, except separated : 158

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 2,276

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 331

Speak English less than "very well" : 315

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 14

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 16

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Persian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 5

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 13

Speak English less than "very well" : 35

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 40

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Forks City, Washington

  • Other Groups: 717   (26.2%)
  • German: 498   (18.2%)
  • English: 313   (11.4%)
  • United States Or American: 298   (10.9%)
  • Irish: 266   (9.7%)
  • Norwegian: 108   (3.9%)
  • Scottish: 77   (2.8%)
  • French (except Basque): 61   (2.2%)
  • Swedish: 57   (2.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 46   (1.7%)
  • Dutch: 33   (1.2%)
  • European: 32   (1.2%)
  • Italian: 29   (1.1%)
  • Welsh: 26   (0.9%)
  • Scandinavian: 24   (0.9%)
  • Austrian: 19   (0.7%)
  • Finnish: 18   (0.7%)
  • French Canadian: 18   (0.7%)
  • Portuguese: 18   (0.7%)
  • Polish: 14   (0.5%)
  • British: 13   (0.5%)
  • Canadian: 9   (0.3%)
  • Danish: 7   (0.3%)
  • Greek: 6   (0.2%)
  • Swiss: 6   (0.2%)
  • Northern European: 4   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 4   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 4   (0.1%)
  • Lithuanian: 4   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 4   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 3   (0.1%)
  • Ukrainian: 3   (0.1%)
  • Russian: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Forks City, Washington is 3,320



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Forks City, Washington: 1,754
Female Population in Forks City, Washington: 1,566


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Forks City, Washington: 29.9
Median Female Resident Age in Forks City, Washington: 32.7


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Washington is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Forks City, Washington


White


Both sexes

39.5

Male

38.0

Female

40.6

Black or African American


Both sexes

30.0

Male

21.5

Female

50.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

21.3

Male

18.7

Female

24.4

Asian


Both sexes

40.5

Male

40.5

Female

38.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

25.5

Male

33.0

Female

25.5

Other


Both sexes

23.3

Male

22.9

Female

25.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

14.3

Male

13.0

Female

16.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

20.0

Male

19.8

Female

20.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.1

Male

40.4

Female

42.0


(updated 2010)



Races in Forks City, Washington


  • White: 2,510
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 75
  • Asian: 91
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 400
  • Two or More Races: 244



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 16   (1.93%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 10   (1.21%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 16   (1.93%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 36   (4.35%)
  • 9th Grade: 29   (3.5%)
  • 10th Grade: 10   (1.21%)
  • 11th Grade: 23   (2.78%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 43   (5.19%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 302   (36.47%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 94   (11.35%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 103   (12.44%)
  • Associate Degree: 70   (8.45%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 52   (6.28%)
  • Master's Degree: 14   (1.69%)
  • Professional School Degree: 6   (0.72%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 4   (0.48%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 7   (0.81%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 3   (0.35%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 19   (2.2%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 3   (0.35%)
  • 9th Grade: 16   (1.85%)
  • 10th Grade: 39   (4.52%)
  • 11th Grade: 32   (3.71%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 39   (4.52%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 315   (36.5%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 132   (15.3%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 122   (14.14%)
  • Associate Degree: 43   (4.98%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 66   (7.65%)
  • Master's Degree: 19   (2.2%)
  • Professional School Degree: 8   (0.93%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Forks City, Washington

  • Quillayute Valley School Dist 402


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 411 S Spartan Ave, Forks, WA 98331, Phone: (360) 374-6262, Students: 1,278 )

  • Queets-clearwater Sch Dist 020


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 146000 Highway 101, Forks, WA 98331, Phone: (360) 962-2395, Students: 25 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Forks City, Washington

  • Forks Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-5, Location: 301 South Elderberry Ave, Forks, WA 98331, Phone: (360) 374-6262, Students: 596 )

  • Forks Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 121 South Spartan Avenue, Forks, WA 98331, Phone: (360) 374-6262, Students: 265 )

  • District Run Home School


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 382 South Forks Avenue, Forks, WA 98331, Phone: (360) 374-6262, Students: 44 )

  • Queets-clearwater Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 146000 Hwy 101, Forks, WA 98331, Phone: (360) 962-2395, Students: 25 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Forks City, Washington

  • Forks High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 261 South Spartan Avenue, Forks, WA 98331, Phone: (360) 374-6262, Students: 328 )

  • Forks Alternative School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 161 East E Street, Forks, WA 98331, Phone: (360) 374-6262, Students: 45 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Forks City, Washington

  • Forks Branch Library


    171 Forks Avenue, Forks, WA 98331

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Forks City, Washington


  • Forks Timber Museum


    Po Box 873, Forks, WA 98331

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Forks 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 Forks City, Washington.

Area Features of Forks City, Washington


Airport


(1) Department Of Natural Resources Heliport   (2) Forks Airport  

Bridge


(1) Calawah River Bridge   (2) Hoh River Bridge   (3) Huelsdonk Bridge  

Building


(1) Clallam County Hospital District 1 Ambulance   (2) Fork City Police Department   (3) Forks City Hall   (4) Forks Library   (5) Forks Timber Museum   (6) Olympic Correctional Center   (7) Pacific Ranger District - Forks Office  

Cemetery


(1) Fletcher Cemetery   (2) Forks Cemetery  

Church


(1) Assembly Of God Church   (2) Calvary Chapel Forks   (3) Church Of The Nazarene   (4) Congregational Church   (5) First Baptist Church   (6) First Congregational Church   (7) Forks Bible Church   (8) Forks Seventh Day Adventist Church   (9) Kingdom Hall Of Jehovahs Witnesses   (10) Prince Of Peace Lutheran Church   (11) Saint Anne S Church   (12) The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints  

Civil


(1) City Of Forks   (2) Forks Division  

Dam


(1) Forks Dam  

Flat


(1) Forks Prairie  

Gap


(1) Gunderson Pass  

Hospital


(1) Forks Community Hospital  

Locale


(1) Bogachiel   (2) Bogachiel Shelter   (3) Calawah Shelter   (4) Clearwater Honor Camp   (5) Cottonwood Campground   (6) Fisher Ranch   (7) Flapjack Shelter   (8) Forks Ranger Station   (9) Forks Transit Center   (10) Forks Wastewater Treatment Plant   (11) Hoh Ox Bow Campground   (12) Huelsdonk Campground   (13) Huelsdonk Ranch   (14) Hyas Lookout   (15) Klahanie Campground   (16) Lower Hoh Fire Camp   (17) Minnie Peterson Campground   (18) Olympic Correctional Center Wastewater Treatment Plant   (19) Pins Historical   (20) Schmidt Ranch   (21) Sitkum Shelter   (22) Willoughby Creek Campground  

Mine


(1) Campbell Quarry   (2) Old Smokey Pit   (3) Whitcomb Dimmel Pit  

Park


(1) Bogachiel State Park   (2) Tilicum Park  

Populated Place


(1) Alder Grove Mobile Home Park   (2) Elk Creek Mobile Home Park   (3) Forks   (4) Forks Mobile Home Park   (5) Hoh   (6) Marietta Mobile Home Court   (7) Muralts Mobile Home Park   (8) Rain Forest Mobile Home Park   (9) Wasankaris Mobile Home Park   (10) Willow Place Mobile Home Park  

Post Office


(1) Forks Post Office  

Ridge


(1) Anderson Ridge   (2) Calawah Ridge   (3) Elk Ridge   (4) Rugged Ridge  

School


(1) Cassel School   (2) District Run Home School   (3) Forks Alternative School   (4) Forks Elementary School   (5) Forks High School   (6) Forks Junior High School   (7) Forks Middle School   (8) Forks Seventh Day Adventist School   (9) Quillayute Valley School District 402 Office  

Spring


(1) Lacy Oil Seep  

Stream


(1) Albion Creek   (2) Alder Creek   (3) Anderson Creek   (4) Bear Creek   (5) Bee Creek   (6) Boulevard Creek   (7) Braden Creek   (8) Brandeberry Creek   (9) Calawah River   (10) Canyon Creek   (11) Cassel Creek   (12) Clear Creek   (13) Coon Creek   (14) Cultus Creek   (15) Devil Club Creek   (16) Dismal Creek   (17) Dowans Creek   (18) Dry Creek   (19) East Fork Hell Roaring Creek   (20) Eaton Creek   (21) Elk Creek   (22) Fahnestock Creek   (23) Fletcher Creek   (24) Fossil Creek   (25) Fraker Creek   (26) Grader Creek   (27) Gunderson Creek   (28) Hades Creek   (29) Hell Roaring Creek   (30) Hemp Hill Creek   (31) Hyas Creek   (32) Indian Creek   (33) Kahkwa Creek   (34) Kloshe Creek   (35) Lindner Creek   (36) Lost Creek   (37) Maple Creek   (38) Maxfield Creek   (39) May Creek   (40) Mill Creek   (41) Mineral Creek   (42) Morganroth Creek   (43) Mosquito Creek   (44) Nolan Creek   (45) North Fork Calawah River   (46) North Fork Mosquito Creek   (47) North Fork Sitkum River   (48) Olallie Creek   (49) Owl Creek   (50) Pete Creek   (51) Pins Creek   (52) Pole Creek   (53) Rainbow Creek   (54) Red Creek   (55) Ripple Creek   (56) Sand Creek   (57) Shanty Creek   (58) Shuwah Creek   (59) Sitkum River   (60) Slide Creek   (61) Snell Creek   (62) South Fork Calawah River   (63) South Fork Cedar Creek   (64) Spruce Creek   (65) Sunday Creek   (66) Tassel Creek   (67) Thunder Creek   (68) Tower Creek   (69) Trail Creek   (70) Tumwata Creek   (71) Upper Cool Creek   (72) Vast Creek   (73) Warkum Creek   (74) Weeden Creek   (75) West Fork Albion Creek   (76) Willoughby Creek   (77) Winfield Creek   (78) Wye Creek  

Summit


(1) Geodetic Hill   (2) Grader Creek Hill   (3) Gunderson Mountain   (4) Hunger Mountain   (5) Lagitos Hill   (6) Mount Octopus   (7) Peak Six   (8) Reade Hill   (9) Spruce Mountain  

Swamp


(1) Undi Lake  

Tower


(1) Kllm-fm Forks   (2) Kvac-am Forks  

Trail


(1) Bogachiel Trail   (2) Bogachiel-hoh Trail   (3) Pass Trail   (4) Rugged Ridge Trail  

Valley


(1) Sol Duc Valley  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Forks City, Washington

98331 (pop. 6,220)


Cities Nearby Forks City, Washington

Forks Ccd, WA  (pop. 6,045) 4.3 Miles
West End Ccd, WA  (pop. 1,204) 18.3 Miles
Clallam Bay-neah Bay Ccd, WA  (pop. 3,496) 19.5 Miles
Neah Bay Cdp, WA  (pop. 568) 30.5 Miles
Crescent Ccd, WA  (pop. 3,310) 31.5 Miles
Quinault Reservation Ccd, WA  (pop. 1,075) 39.9 Miles
Taholah Cdp, WA  (pop. 864) 42.1 Miles
Neilton Cdp, WA  (pop. 322) 44.3 Miles
Port Angeles City, WA  (pop. 18,864) 45.0 Miles
Port Angeles Ccd, WA  (pop. 29,665) 45.0 Miles



Area Code(s) in Forks City, Washington

360



Elevation in Forks City, Washington is 856.0 ft. (261.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Forks City, Washington

Lat: 47.950980 N        Long: -124.384749 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Forks 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 Forks City, Washington

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 106   (8.7%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 92   (7.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 98   (8.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 98   (8.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 94   (7.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 109   (8.9%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 184   (15.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 102   (8.3%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 39   (3.2%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 63   (5.1%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 23   (1.9%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 21   (1.7%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 96   (7.8%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 99   (8.1%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Forks City, Washington)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 886

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 80

In 3-person carpool : 29

In 4-person carpool : 144

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 4

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 44

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 22

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 67

Other means : 98

Worked at home : 42


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Forks City, Washington)

Less than 5 minutes : 469

5 to 9 minutes : 316

10 to 14 minutes : 98

15 to 19 minutes : 18

20 to 24 minutes : 66

25 to 29 minutes : 6

30 to 34 minutes : 21

35 to 39 minutes : 53

40 to 44 minutes : 28

45 to 59 minutes : 82

60 to 89 minutes : 190

90 or more minutes : 27


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 254

No Social Security income : 948


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 93

No retirement income : 1,109


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Forks City, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 85

$10,000 to $14,999 : 52

$15,000 to $19,999 : 68

$20,000 to $24,999 : 16

$25,000 to $29,999 : 30

$30,000 to $34,999 : 61

$35,000 to $39,999 : 23

$40,000 to $44,999 : 19

$45,000 to $49,999 : 39

$50,000 to $59,999 : 90

$60,000 to $74,999 : 11

$75,000 to $99,999 : 183

$100,000 to $124,999 : 49

$125,000 to $149,999 : 32

$150,000 to $199,999 : 10

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $49,100


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Forks City, Washington

  • KBIS (1490 AM; 1.0 kW; Forks, WA; Owner: First Broadcasting Investment Partners, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Forks City, Washington

  • KBDB-FM (103.9 FM; Forks, WA; Owner: First Broadcasting Investment Partners, Llc)
  • NEW (90.9 FM; Forks, WA; Owner: Washington State University)
  • KBDB-FM (96.7 FM; Forks, WA; Owner: First Broadcasting Investment Partners, Llc)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Forks City, Washington

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 129  (17.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 153  (20.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 33  (4.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 142  (19.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 100  (13.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 152  (27.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 185  (33.8%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 172  (31.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 17  (3.1%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 3  (0.5%)


(updated 2010)





There are 32 Farms In Forks City, Washington


(updated 2008)



Banks In Forks City, Washington

Umpqua Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $22m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 363

First Federal Savings And Loan Association Of Port Angeles - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $795.3k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 10

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Forks City, Washington

  • William R. Fairchild International


    (about 42.8 miles in Port Angeles, Washington; Airport Code: CLM)

  • Sequim Valley


    (about 56.3 miles in Carlsborg, Washington; Airport Code: SQV)

  • Victoria Inner Harbour


    (about 56.3 miles in Friday Harbor, Washington; Airport Code: YWH)

  • Copalis State


    (about 57.7 miles in Copalis Crossing, Washington; Airport Code: XWE)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Forks City, Washington

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

62.67%

Carpooled

23.42%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

2.40%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

1.12%

Walked

7.75%

Other Means

0.48%

Worked At Home

2.16%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Forks 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
(Forks City, Washington)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 516

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 80

Female householder, no husband present : 172

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 386

Householder not living alone : 48


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 82

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 27

All other households : 1,093


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Forks City, Washington)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 375

Renter-occupied housing units : 141

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 51

Renter-occupied housing units : 29

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 75

Renter-occupied housing units : 97

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 201

Renter-occupied housing units : 233


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Forks City, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 106

$10,000 to $14,999 : 136

$15,000 to $19,999 : 161

$20,000 to $24,999 : 51

$25,000 to $29,999 : 34

$30,000 to $34,999 : 63

$35,000 to $39,999 : 63

$40,000 to $44,999 : 57

$45,000 to $49,999 : 43

$50,000 to $59,999 : 143

$60,000 to $74,999 : 53

$75,000 to $99,999 : 188

$100,000 to $124,999 : 62

$125,000 to $149,999 : 32

$150,000 to $199,999 : 10

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Forks City, Washington)

Total : 1,291


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Forks City, Washington)

Occupied : 1,202

Vacant : 89


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Forks City, Washington)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Forks City, Washington)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 21

Built 1990 to 1999 : 96

Built 1980 to 1989 : 34

Built 1970 to 1979 : 718

Built 1960 to 1969 : 244

Built 1950 to 1959 : 91

Built 1940 to 1949 : 23

Built 1939 or earlier : 64


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Forks City, Washington)

Utility gas : 32

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 15

Electricity : 828

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 327

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 0

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Forks City, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 52

$10,000 to $14,999 : 0

$15,000 to $19,999 : 19

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 17

$35,000 to $39,999 : 6

$40,000 to $49,999 : 0

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 38

$70,000 to $79,999 : 5

$80,000 to $89,999 : 26

$90,000 to $99,999 : 54

$100,000 to $124,999 : 98

$125,000 to $149,999 : 154

$150,000 to $174,999 : 87

$175,000 to $199,999 : 40

$200,000 to $249,999 : 102

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 4

$400,000 to $499,999 : 0

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 0

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Forks 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 : 45

Home equity loan only : 84

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 351

Housing units without a mortgage : 222


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 :

Built 1990 to 1999 : $158,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $116,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $141,700

Built 1960 to 1969 : $102,100

Built 1950 to 1959 : $112,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $97,800

Built 1939 or earlier : $105,400


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Forks City, Washington: 67.2%

Percentage of Family Households in Washington: 64.4%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Forks City, Washington

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 29.35%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 19.57%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 51.09%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Forks 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 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2000        
  Single Family 1 1 $67,200
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $67,200
2001        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2002        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2003        
  Single Family 1 1 $120,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $120,000
2004        
  Single Family 1 1 $106,284
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $106,284
2005        
  Single Family 2 2 $259,106
  Two Family 1 2 $200,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

3 4 $459,106
2006        
  Single Family 5 5 $834,818
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $834,818


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Forks City, WA): $34,280
Median Household Income In 2000 (Washington): $45,776


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Forks City): $75,500
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Washington): $158,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Forks City): $444
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Washington): $663


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Forks City, Washington

Utility Gas: 0.3%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 2.6%
Electricity: 71.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 1.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 23.8%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.8%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(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 Forks City, Washington are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Forks City, Washington

Olympic Medical Home Health


     Address: 927 Georgiana Street, Port Angeles, Washington 98362
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 3/25/1986

Harbors Home Health/hospice


     Address: 201 7th Street, Hoquiam, Washington 98550
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 8/5/1966

Home Health Care/hp Of Whidbey


     Address: 101 N Main Po Box 400, Coupeville, Washington 98239
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 7/13/1982

Gentiva Health Svs /bremerton


     Address: 4060 Wheaton Way Bldg A Suite 2a, Bremerton, Washington 98310
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/12/1996

Harrison Home Health


     Address: 750 Lebo Boulevard, Bremerton, Washington 98310
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 8/26/1986

Hospitals Close To Forks City, Washington

Olympic Medical Center


     Address: 939 Caroline St, Port Angeles, Washington 98362
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Grays Harbor Community Hospital


     Address: 915 Anderson Drive, Aberdeen, Washington 98520
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Mason General Hospital


     Address: 901 Mt View Drive, Shelton, Washington 98584
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Whidbey General Hospital


     Address: 101 North Main Street, Coupeville, Washington 98239
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Mark Reed Hospital


     Address: 322 South Birch Street, Mccleary, Washington 98557
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Forks City, Washington

Forks Community Hospital, Ltcu


     Address: 530 Bogachiel Way, Forks, Washington 98331
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District
     Number of Residents: 20
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Crestwood Convalescent Center


     Address: 1116 E Lauridsen Boulvard, Port Angeles, Washington 98362
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 90
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Sequim Health & Rehabilitation


     Address: 650 West Hemlock St, Sequim, Washington 98382
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 63
     Percent Occupied: 71%

Olympic Care And Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 1000 5th Avenue South, Sequim, Washington 98382
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 99
     Percent Occupied: 79%

Grays Harbor Health & Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 920 Anderson Drive, Aberdeen, Washington 98520
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 93
     Percent Occupied: 77%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Forks City, Washington

Name: Columbia
Address: Richland, WA 99352-0968
Distance: 266 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Forks City, Washington

    Retired Workers: 500
    Disabled Workers: 200
    Widowers Workers: 90
    Spouses Workers: 55
    Children Workers: 90


(updated 2007)



Clallam County, Washington Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 46.37%
  • Bush & Cheney 51.33%
  • Other 2.30%



(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 Forks City, Washington citizens.

Relocation to Clallam County, WA

7.10 % of Clallam County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $55,559

Washington Average 7.86 %

0.07 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $30,278

Washington Average 0.26 %

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

  • King County , WA 0.71 % ($73,989 AGI )
  • Snohomish County , WA 0.32 % ($42,024 AGI )
  • Pierce County , WA 0.28 % ($34,297 AGI )

Relocation away from Clallam County, WA

5.87 % of Clallam 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 $34,745

Washington Average 7.07 %

0.07 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $32,421

Washington Average 0.16 %

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

  • King County , WA 0.59 % ($36,458 AGI )
  • Kitsap County , WA 0.37 % ($40,354 AGI )
  • Snohomish County , WA 0.35 % ($32,289 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 Forks 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 Forks City, Washington directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Forks City, Washington

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 1 0 1 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 61 30 0 28 0
Rape 4 0 2 0 2 6 2 7 5 3 1 1 1
    per 100,000 126 0 63 0 62 185 62 217 153 90 28 28 27
Robbery 3 0 0 1 0 1 1 5 2 0 2 0 3
    per 100,000 95 0 0 31 0 31 31 155 61 0 56 0 80
Assault 11 3 3 7 8 6 18 27 17 11 11 3 8
    per 100,000 347 93 94 218 250 185 554 838 519 329 307 84 214
Burglary 46 48 53 43 51 49 44 27 23 15 16 35 17
    per 100,000 1,451 1,494 1,658 1,338 1,592 1,509 1,354 838 702 448 446 976 454
Larceny Theft 211 124 125 106 149 148 133 118 68 75 61 68 71
    per 100,000 6,656 3,859 3,911 3,299 4,652 4,558 4,094 3,663 2,076 2,242 1,701 1,896 1,896
Vehicle Theft 5 7 8 12 7 3 1 1 1 2 3 8 3
    per 100,000 158 218 250 373 219 92 31 31 31 60 84 223 80
Arson 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 2 0 1 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 60 0 28 0
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
5 0 1 2 3 3 5 10 7 4 4 1 3
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
66 45 47 40 52 50 45 37 23 24 20 28 23
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
35 23 24 21 27 27 25 23 15 14 12 15 13


(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)



Jails in Forks City, Washington


  • Forks City Jail


    500 E Division Street, Forks, WA 98331
    Capacity: 40
    Confined: 20
    Avg. Population: 15


(updated 2006)



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