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   (County: Whatcom County)

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Demographics Analysis

The people of Lynden 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
(Lynden City, Washington)

Male:

Under 5 years : 369

5 to 9 years : 284

10 to 14 years : 546

15 to 17 years : 259

18 and 19 years : 105

20 years : 114

21 years : 65

22 to 24 years : 225

25 to 29 years : 221

30 to 34 years : 263

35 to 39 years : 183

40 to 44 years : 415

45 to 49 years : 456

50 to 54 years : 394

55 to 59 years : 211

60 and 61 years : 110

62 to 64 years : 117

65 and 66 years : 69

67 to 69 years : 143

70 to 74 years : 177

75 to 79 years : 243

80 to 84 years : 142

85 years and over : 158

Female:

Under 5 years : 563

5 to 9 years : 270

10 to 14 years : 553

15 to 17 years : 241

18 and 19 years : 159

20 years : 50

21 years : 171

22 to 24 years : 152

25 to 29 years : 291

30 to 34 years : 199

35 to 39 years : 440

40 to 44 years : 347

45 to 49 years : 516

50 to 54 years : 388

55 to 59 years : 347

60 and 61 years : 74

62 to 64 years : 165

65 and 66 years : 95

67 to 69 years : 106

70 to 74 years : 215

75 to 79 years : 307

80 to 84 years : 379

85 years and over : 282


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Lynden City, Washington)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 6,860

Multiple ancestry : 4,146

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 98

Ancestry not reported : 475


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 10,151

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 166

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 636

Not a U.S. citizen : 626


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Lynden City, Washington)

Total:

Under 5 years : 932

5 to 17 years : 2,153

18 to 24 years : 1,041

25 to 34 years : 974

35 to 44 years : 1,385

45 to 54 years : 1,754

55 to 59 years : 558

60 and 61 years : 184

62 to 64 years : 282

65 to 74 years : 805

75 years and over : 1,511

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 777

5 to 17 years : 1,568

18 to 24 years : 677

25 to 34 years : 505

35 to 44 years : 710

45 to 54 years : 770

55 to 59 years : 311

60 and 61 years : 51

62 to 64 years : 134

65 to 74 years : 187

75 years and over : 536

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 145

5 to 17 years : 439

18 to 24 years : 266

25 to 34 years : 315

35 to 44 years : 450

45 to 54 years : 847

55 to 59 years : 159

60 and 61 years : 113

62 to 64 years : 105

65 to 74 years : 447

75 years and over : 639

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 10

5 to 17 years : 24

18 to 24 years : 23

25 to 34 years : 35

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 : 11

75 years and over : 32

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 122

18 to 24 years : 75

25 to 34 years : 119

35 to 44 years : 194

45 to 54 years : 137

55 to 59 years : 88

60 and 61 years : 20

62 to 64 years : 43

65 to 74 years : 160

75 years and over : 304


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Lynden City, Washington)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,997

Female : 3,229

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,656

Female : 2,269

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 59

Female : 107

Foreign born:

Male : 557

Female : 705


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Lynden City, Washington)

Born in state of residence : 5,772

Born in other state in the United States : 3,734

Native: born outside the United States : 148

Foreign born : 1,115


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,259

Now married, except separated : 2,537

Divorced : 269

Separated : 32

Widowed : 185

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 472

Now married, except separated : 2,135

Divorced : 296

Separated : 40

Widowed : 471

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 73

Now married, except separated : 27

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 32

Foreign born:

Never married : 99

Now married, except separated : 832

Divorced : 113

Separated : 0

Widowed : 122


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 9,448

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 472

Speak English less than "very well" : 226

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 55

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 27

Speak English less than "very well" : 23

Other West Germanic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 110

Speak English less than "very well" : 21

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 50

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 29

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 15

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 11

Other Indic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 34

Speak English less than "very well" : 60

Vietnamese:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 51

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 15

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Lynden City, Washington

  • Dutch: 2,790   (28.4%)
  • German: 1,670   (17.0%)
  • Other Groups: 968   (9.9%)
  • English: 671   (6.8%)
  • United States Or American: 579   (5.9%)
  • Norwegian: 504   (5.1%)
  • Irish: 457   (4.7%)
  • Swedish: 397   (4.0%)
  • Scottish: 223   (2.3%)
  • Scotch-irish: 206   (2.1%)
  • Canadian: 205   (2.1%)
  • Danish: 131   (1.3%)
  • Italian: 127   (1.3%)
  • French (except Basque): 118   (1.2%)
  • Swiss: 101   (1.0%)
  • British: 87   (0.9%)
  • Northern European: 75   (0.8%)
  • Polish: 65   (0.7%)
  • European: 60   (0.6%)
  • Welsh: 48   (0.5%)
  • Ukrainian: 48   (0.5%)
  • Portuguese: 35   (0.4%)
  • Lithuanian: 32   (0.3%)
  • Russian: 28   (0.3%)
  • Icelander: 28   (0.3%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 23   (0.2%)
  • Belgian: 21   (0.2%)
  • Scandinavian: 20   (0.2%)
  • Yugoslavian: 20   (0.2%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 16   (0.2%)
  • Finnish: 14   (0.1%)
  • French Canadian: 10   (0.1%)
  • Hungarian: 8   (0.1%)
  • Slovak: 7   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 7   (0.1%)
  • Turkish: 7   (0.1%)
  • New Zealander: 6   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 6   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Lynden City, Washington is 11,579



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Lynden City, Washington: 5,269
Female Population in Lynden City, Washington: 6,310


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Lynden City, Washington: 40.0
Median Female Resident Age in Lynden City, Washington: 41.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Washington is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Lynden City, Washington


White


Both sexes

40.4

Male

37.9

Female

42.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

16.8

Male

19.0

Female

16.3

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

33.8

Male

35.3

Female

33.5

Asian


Both sexes

35.9

Male

36.0

Female

35.9

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

20.0

Male

22.5

Female

17.5

Other


Both sexes

22.7

Male

22.3

Female

23.2

Two or More Races


Both sexes

16.4

Male

14.0

Female

17.9

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

20.5

Male

20.7

Female

20.1

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

41.3

Male

38.7

Female

44.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Lynden City, Washington


  • White: 10,769
  • African American: 39
  • American Indian: 87
  • Asian: 201
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 236
  • Two or More Races: 247



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 15   (0.58%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 8   (0.31%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 173   (6.68%)
  • 9th Grade: 62   (2.4%)
  • 10th Grade: 39   (1.51%)
  • 11th Grade: 29   (1.12%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 69   (2.67%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 806   (31.14%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 168   (6.49%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 267   (10.32%)
  • Associate Degree: 113   (4.37%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 550   (21.25%)
  • Master's Degree: 182   (7.03%)
  • Professional School Degree: 55   (2.13%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 52   (2.01%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 4   (0.13%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 17   (0.55%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 7   (0.23%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 171   (5.53%)
  • 9th Grade: 40   (1.29%)
  • 10th Grade: 57   (1.84%)
  • 11th Grade: 70   (2.26%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 60   (1.94%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,030   (33.29%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 290   (9.37%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 471   (15.22%)
  • Associate Degree: 185   (5.98%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 492   (15.9%)
  • Master's Degree: 135   (4.36%)
  • Professional School Degree: 46   (1.49%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 19   (0.61%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Lynden City, Washington

  • Lynden Sch Dist 504


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 1203 Bradley Rd, Lynden, WA 98264, Phone: (360) 354-4443, Students: 2,775 )

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

  • Lynden Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 516 Main St, Lynden, WA 98264, Phone: (206) 354-2952, Students: 618 )

  • Isom Intermediate School


    ( Grades: 3-5, Location: 8461 Benson Rd, Lynden, WA 98264, Phone: (360) 354-1992, Students: 389 )

  • Vossbeck Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 1301 Bridgeview Dr, Lynden, WA 98264, Phone: (360) 354-0488, Students: 372 )

  • Meridian Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 861 Ten Mile Road, Lynden, WA 98264, Phone: (360) 398-2291, Students: 369 )

  • Fisher Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-2, Location: 501 N 14th St, Lynden, WA 98264, Phone: (360) 354-4291, Students: 367 )

  • Lynden Learning Lifestyle


    ( Grades: KG-11, Location: 1610 Grover St D-2, Lynden, WA 98264, Phone: (360) 354-4443, Students: 116 )

  • Lynden Special Services


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: 516 Main St, Lynden, WA 98264, Phone: (360) 354-2893, Students: 39 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Lynden City, Washington

  • Lynden High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1201 Bradley Rd, Lynden, WA 98264, Phone: (360) 354-4401, Students: 874 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Lynden City, Washington

  • Lynden Christian School


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 417 Nooksack Avenue, Lynden, WA 98264, Phone: (360) 318-9525, Students: 949 )

  • Ebenezer Christian School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 9390 Guide Meridian Road, Lynden, WA 98264, Phone: (360) 354-2632, Students: 123 )

  • Cornerstone Christian School


    ( Grades: 1-11, Location: 8872 Northwood Road, Lynden, WA 98264, Phone: (360) 318-0663, Students: 109 )

  • Covenant Christian School


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 9088 Northwood Road, Lynden, WA 98264, Phone: (360) 354-5436, Students: 30 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Lynden City, Washington

  • Lynden Library


    216 4th Street, Lynden, WA 98264

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Lynden City, Washington


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Lynden City, Washington


Airport


(1) Lynden Airport  

Building


(1) Christian Health Care Center   (2) Hi Hoe Nursery   (3) Lynden Fire Department   (4) Lynden Library   (5) Lynden Manor Assisted Living Residence   (6) Lynden Pioneer Museum   (7) Lynden Police Department   (8) Meadow Greens Retirement Community   (9) North Whatcom Fire And Rescue Station 70 - Wiser Lake   (10) North Whatcom Fire And Rescue Station 71 Lynden   (11) North Whatcom Fire And Rescue Station 72 Northwood   (12) Sea Mar Everson Medical Clinic  

Canal


(1) Double Ditch   (2) Kamm Ditch   (3) Mormon Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Berthusen Memorial Park   (2) Greenwood Cemetery   (3) Indian Joe Cemetery   (4) Lynden Cemetery   (5) Monumenta Cemetery  

Church


(1) American Reformed Church   (2) Bethel Christian Reformed Church   (3) Church Of The Nazarene   (4) Clearbrook Lutheran Church   (5) Faith Community Church Of Lynden   (6) Faith Reformed Church   (7) First Christian Reformed Church Of Lynden   (8) First Reformed Church   (9) Grace Baptist Fellowship Church   (10) Guru Nanak Gursikh Gurudwara   (11) Hope Lutheran Church   (12) Lynden Calvary Chapel   (13) Lynden Community Church   (14) Netherlands Reformed Church   (15) New Life Fellowship Church   (16) North County Christ The King Church   (17) Open Door Fellowship Church   (18) Protestant Reformed Church   (19) Saint Joseph S Catholic Church   (20) Second Christian Reformed Church   (21) Sonlight Community Christian Reformed Church   (22) Third Christian Reformed Church   (23) United Methodist Church Lynden   (24) United Reform Church Of Lynden   (25) Wiser Lake Chapel   (26) Word Of Life World Outreach Center  

Civil


(1) City Of Lynden   (2) Lynden Division  

Lake


(1) Fountain Lake   (2) Judson Lake   (3) Wiser Lake  

Locale


(1) A And P Dairy   (2) Bartlett Beach   (3) Berry Acres   (4) Blue Moon Dairy   (5) Bodes Dairy   (6) Bouma Farms   (7) Clark S Berry Farm   (8) Countryside Dairy   (9) De Haan Dairy   (10) Dee Bee Jersey Farm   (11) Delange Dairy   (12) Dickerson Farms   (13) Dutch Village Mall   (14) Dykman Dairy   (15) Eaglemill Farms   (16) East Lyn Dairy   (17) Edaleen Dairy   (18) Edelweiss Dairy   (19) Evergreen Dairy   (20) Fairway Center   (21) Feddema Dairy   (22) Fishtrap Dairy   (23) Fresh Breeze Organic Dairy   (24) Giliam Dairy   (25) Gill S Berry Farm   (26) Golden Hills Dairy   (27) Ha Lo Dairy   (28) Heeringa Farm   (29) Hidden Acres Dairy   (30) Holmquist Hazelnut Orchards   (31) Homestead Farms Golf Resort   (32) Huisman Farms   (33) Langley Dairy   (34) Lenacres Dairy   (35) Lenssen Dairy   (36) Lynden - Aldergrove Port Of Entry   (37) Lynden Gun Club   (38) Lynden Sewage Treatment Plant   (39) Lynden Station Park And Ride   (40) Maple View Dairy   (41) Mar G Dairy   (42) Markwell Farm   (43) Meadow Cress Dairy   (44) Meadow Park Dairy   (45) Molendyk Dairy   (46) Neerlanda Dairy   (47) North Prairie Dairy   (48) Parish Dairy   (49) Pen Rod Dairy   (50) Plagerman Farms   (51) R B Dairy   (52) Rader Farms   (53) Ronlee Farms   (54) Rozelyn Farm   (55) Schefferlyn Dairy   (56) Steensma Dairy   (57) Swede Hill Farm   (58) Tenmile Grange   (59) Thiel Road Dairy   (60) Timberlake Farms   (61) Timmermans Dairy   (62) Van Beek Farms   (63) Van Straalen Dairy   (64) Vande Garde Dairy   (65) Weg Way Dairy   (66) Winterberg Farms   (67) Wiser Lake Farm   (68) Z Dairy  

Mine


(1) Trapline Road Quarry   (2) Van Buren Quarry  

Populated Place


(1) Delta   (2) Dodson Mobile Home Park   (3) Greenwood   (4) Lynden   (5) Northwood   (6) Royal Coachman Mobile Estates  

Post Office


(1) Lynden Post Office  

School


(1) Bernice Vossbeck Elementary School   (2) Christian High School   (3) Cornerstone Christian School   (4) Covenant Christian School   (5) Ebenezer Christian School   (6) Fisher Elementary School   (7) Fisher School   (8) Isom Elementary School   (9) Kids Country School   (10) Lynden Christian High School   (11) Lynden Christian Schools   (12) Lynden High School   (13) Lynden Middle School   (14) Lynden School District 504 Office  

Stream


(1) Fishtrap Creek   (2) Pepin Creek   (3) Wiser Lake Creek  

Swamp


(1) Pangborn Lake  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Lynden City, Washington

98264 (pop. 16,795)


Cities Nearby Lynden City, Washington

Lynden Ccd, WA  (pop. 15,855) 0.7 Miles
Everson City, WA  (pop. 2,379) 5.3 Miles
Nooksack City, WA  (pop. 953) 6.4 Miles
Ferndale Ccd, WA  (pop. 29,217) 6.5 Miles
Sumas Ccd, WA  (pop. 7,126) 7.3 Miles
Custer Cdp, WA  (pop. 158) 8.6 Miles
Ferndale City, WA  (pop. 10,941) 9.1 Miles
Sumas City, WA  (pop. 1,065) 9.4 Miles
Blaine Ccd, WA  (pop. 18,900) 11.9 Miles
Marietta-alderwood Cdp, WA  (pop. 4,557) 12.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Lynden City, Washington

360



Elevation in Lynden City, Washington is 108.0 ft. (33.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Lynden City, Washington

Lat: 48.946606 N        Long: -122.456927 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 148   (4.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 118   (3.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 73   (2.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 207   (5.6%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 330   (9.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 522   (14.2%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 792   (21.6%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 539   (14.7%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 166   (4.5%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 319   (8.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 60   (1.6%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 30   (0.8%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 234   (6.4%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 130   (3.5%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Lynden City, Washington)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 3,822

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 222

In 3-person carpool : 56

In 4-person carpool : 26

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 0

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 10

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 77

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 76

Walked : 147

Other means : 80

Worked at home : 225


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Lynden City, Washington)

Less than 5 minutes : 496

5 to 9 minutes : 1,050

10 to 14 minutes : 595

15 to 19 minutes : 475

20 to 24 minutes : 549

25 to 29 minutes : 357

30 to 34 minutes : 567

35 to 39 minutes : 115

40 to 44 minutes : 74

45 to 59 minutes : 108

60 to 89 minutes : 54

90 or more minutes : 76


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 1,598

No Social Security income : 2,755


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 925

No retirement income : 3,428


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Lynden City, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 102

$10,000 to $14,999 : 93

$15,000 to $19,999 : 77

$20,000 to $24,999 : 164

$25,000 to $29,999 : 136

$30,000 to $34,999 : 156

$35,000 to $39,999 : 182

$40,000 to $44,999 : 140

$45,000 to $49,999 : 138

$50,000 to $59,999 : 341

$60,000 to $74,999 : 640

$75,000 to $99,999 : 531

$100,000 to $124,999 : 182

$125,000 to $149,999 : 98

$150,000 to $199,999 : 57

$200,000 or more : 60


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $60,364


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near Lynden City, Washington

  • KPUG (1170 AM; 5.0 kW; Bellingham, WA; Owner: Saga Broadcasting, Llc)
  • KRPI (1550 AM; 50.0 kW; Ferndale, WA; Owner: Bbc Broadcasting, Inc.)
  • KVRI (1600 AM; 50.0 kW; Blaine, WA; Owner: Way Broadcasting Licensee, Llc)
  • KARI (550 AM; 5.0 kW; Blaine, WA; Owner: Way Broadcasting Licensee, Llc)
  • KGMI (790 AM; 5.0 kW; Bellingham, WA; Owner: Saga Broadcasting, Llc)
  • KBAI (930 AM; 1.0 kW; Bellingham, WA; Owner: Saga Broadcasting, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near Lynden City, Washington

  • KUGS (89.3 FM; Bellingham, WA; Owner: Western Washington University)
  • NEW (90.3 FM; Bellingham, WA; Owner: Kuow/puget Sound Public Radio)
  • KZAZ (91.7 FM; Bellingham, WA; Owner: Washington State University)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in Lynden City, Washington

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 736  (33.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 168  (7.7%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 353  (16.3%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 79  (3.6%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 429  (19.8%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 625  (34.3%)
  • Service Occupations: 405  (22.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 696  (38.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 5  (0.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





There are 316 Farms In Lynden City, Washington


(updated 2008)



Banks In Lynden City, Washington

Peoples Bank - 3 Branches


    Bank Assets: $3.9m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 106

Bank Of America, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 5,094

U.s. Bank National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $384.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3,238

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

Umpqua Bank - 1 Branches


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

Skagit Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $782k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 11

Banner Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4.5m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 91

Washington Federal, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $14.7m
    Industry Specialization: Mortgage Lending
    Total Offices: 253

Bank Of The Pacific - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $719k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 19

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Lynden City, Washington

  • Abbotsford Airport


    (about 6.7 miles in Lynden, Washington; Airport Code: YXX)

  • Bellingham International


    (about 11.1 miles in Bellingham, Washington; Airport Code: BLI)

  • Blaine Municipal


    (about 12.8 miles in Blaine, Washington; Airport Code: BWS)

  • Orcas Island


    (about 26.5 miles in Eastsound, Washington; Airport Code: ESD)

  • Westsound Airport


    (about 27.4 miles in Olga, Washington; Airport Code: WSX)

  • Rosario Seaplane Base


    (about 28.1 miles in Olga, Washington; Airport Code: RSJ)

  • Bayview Farms


    (about 29.4 miles in Bow, Washington; Airport Code: WA3)

  • Waldronaire


    (about 30.3 miles in Waldron, Washington; Airport Code: WA8)

  • Waldronaire


    (about 30.3 miles in Waldron, Washington; Airport Code: QQS)

  • Blakely Island Airport


    (about 30.4 miles in Anacortes, Washington; Airport Code: BYW)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Lynden City, Washington

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

83.17%

Carpooled

6.62%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.66%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.46%

Walked

2.48%

Other Means

0.41%

Worked At Home

6.19%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 2,677

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 49

Female householder, no husband present : 371

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,147

Householder not living alone : 109


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 35

Male householder and female partner : 12

Female householder and female partner : 21

Female householder and male partner : 0

All other households : 4,285


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Lynden City, Washington)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,113

Renter-occupied housing units : 564

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 36

Renter-occupied housing units : 13

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 175

Renter-occupied housing units : 196

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 616

Renter-occupied housing units : 640


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Lynden City, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 283

$10,000 to $14,999 : 257

$15,000 to $19,999 : 221

$20,000 to $24,999 : 308

$25,000 to $29,999 : 311

$30,000 to $34,999 : 197

$35,000 to $39,999 : 256

$40,000 to $44,999 : 192

$45,000 to $49,999 : 184

$50,000 to $59,999 : 417

$60,000 to $74,999 : 700

$75,000 to $99,999 : 615

$100,000 to $124,999 : 163

$125,000 to $149,999 : 98

$150,000 to $199,999 : 57

$200,000 or more : 94


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Lynden City, Washington)

Total : 4,518


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Lynden City, Washington)

Occupied : 4,353

Vacant : 165


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Lynden City, Washington)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Lynden City, Washington)

Built 2005 or later : 236

Built 2000 to 2004 : 580

Built 1990 to 1999 : 1,366

Built 1980 to 1989 : 725

Built 1970 to 1979 : 570

Built 1960 to 1969 : 287

Built 1950 to 1959 : 151

Built 1940 to 1949 : 222

Built 1939 or earlier : 381


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Lynden City, Washington)

Utility gas : 3,287

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 90

Electricity : 886

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 37

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 32

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 10

No fuel used : 11


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Lynden City, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 51

$10,000 to $14,999 : 9

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 11

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 8

$50,000 to $59,999 : 0

$60,000 to $69,999 : 0

$70,000 to $79,999 : 0

$80,000 to $89,999 : 0

$90,000 to $99,999 : 10

$100,000 to $124,999 : 19

$125,000 to $149,999 : 107

$150,000 to $174,999 : 146

$175,000 to $199,999 : 238

$200,000 to $249,999 : 561

$250,000 to $299,999 : 524

$300,000 to $399,999 : 878

$400,000 to $499,999 : 198

$500,000 to $749,999 : 152

$750,000 to $999,999 : 28

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Lynden 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 : 107

Home equity loan only : 485

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 0

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,363

Housing units without a mortgage : 985


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $363,400

Built 2000 to 2004 : $287,100

Built 1990 to 1999 : $292,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $252,700

Built 1970 to 1979 : $301,700

Built 1960 to 1969 : $291,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $241,400

Built 1940 to 1949 : $211,600

Built 1939 or earlier : $255,600


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Lynden City, Washington: 70.7%

Percentage of Family Households in Washington: 64.4%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Lynden City, Washington

Institutionalized population


  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 71.6%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 28.4%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Lynden 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 83 83 $9,455,026
  Two Family 1 2 $192,176
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $464,349
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

85 89 $10,111,551
2000        
  Single Family 96 96 $11,963,479
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

96 96 $11,963,479
2001        
  Single Family 99 99 $12,925,687
  Two Family 1 2 $140,000
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $178,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

101 104 $13,243,687
2002        
  Single Family 93 93 $14,769,122
  Two Family 2 4 $366,328
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $169,743
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

96 100 $15,305,193
2003        
  Single Family 177 177 $27,391,191
  Two Family 2 4 $425,000
  Three and Four Family 3 10 $686,466
  Five or More Family 3 22 $1,674,408
  Total

185 213 $30,177,065
2004        
  Single Family 125 125 $20,354,296
  Two Family 1 2 $235,030
  Three and Four Family 2 7 $740,000
  Five or More Family 1 12 $660,688
  Total

129 146 $21,990,014
2005        
  Single Family 118 118 $24,309,954
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $280,000
  Five or More Family 5 38 $3,012,480
  Total

124 160 $27,602,434
2006        
  Single Family 103 103 $20,663,533
  Two Family 2 4 $300,000
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $280,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

106 111 $21,243,533


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Lynden City, WA): $42,767
Median Household Income In 2000 (Washington): $45,776


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Lynden City): $155,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Washington): $158,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Lynden City): $688
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Washington): $663


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Lynden City, Washington

Utility Gas: 76.4%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.5%
Electricity: 15.9%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 5.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 1.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
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 Lynden City, Washington are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Lynden City, Washington

Signature Home Health


     Address: 1221 Fraser Street, Bellingham, Washington 98228
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/22/2004

Option Care Hh Llc /bellingham


     Address: 477 W Horton Rd, Bellingham, Washington 98226
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/5/1995

Island Hospital Home Health


     Address: 1211 24th Street, Anacortes, Washington 98221
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 4/5/1996

Home Health Care/hp Of Whidbey


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

Life Care At Home Of Wa


     Address: 1423 6th Street, Marysville, Washington 98270
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 1/21/1994

Hospitals Close To Lynden City, Washington

St Josephs Hospital


     Address: 2901 Squalicum Parkway, Bellingham, Washington 98225
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Island Hospital


     Address: 1211 24th Street, Anacortes, Washington 98221
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Skagit Valley Hospital


     Address: 1415 Kincaid Street, Mount Vernon, Washington 98274
     Hospital Type: Acute Care 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

Cascade Valley Hospital


     Address: 330 S Stillaguamish Ave, Arlington, Washington 98223
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To Lynden City, Washington

Christian Health Care Center


     Address: 855 Aaron Drive, Lynden, Washington 98264
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 126
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Highland Care Center Llc


     Address: 2400 Samish Way, Bellingham, Washington 98225
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 39
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Bellingham Health Care & Rehabilitation Servic


     Address: 1200 Birchwood Avenue, Bellingham, Washington 98225
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 72
     Percent Occupied: 79%

St Francis Extended Health Car


     Address: 3121 Squalicum Parkway, Bellingham, Washington 98226
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 111
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Mt Baker Care Center


     Address: 2905 Connelly Avenue, Bellingham, Washington 98225
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 66
     Percent Occupied: 94%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Lynden City, Washington

Name: Columbia
Address: Richland, WA 99352-0968
Distance: 237 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Lynden City, Washington

    Retired Workers: 2,320
    Disabled Workers: 285
    Widowers Workers: 370
    Spouses Workers: 310
    Children Workers: 230


(updated 2007)



Whatcom County, Washington Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 53.40%
  • Bush & Cheney 44.58%
  • Other 2.02%



(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 Lynden City, Washington citizens.

Relocation to Whatcom County, WA

7.37 % of Whatcom County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $44,012

Washington Average 7.86 %

0.19 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $32,437

Washington Average 0.26 %

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

  • King County , WA 1.00 % ($38,498 AGI )
  • Snohomish County , WA 0.52 % ($38,803 AGI )
  • Skagit County , WA 0.50 % ($31,050 AGI )

Relocation away from Whatcom County, WA

6.88 % of Whatcom 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 $33,823

Washington Average 7.07 %

0.23 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $38,587

Washington Average 0.16 %

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

  • King County , WA 1.27 % ($28,059 AGI )
  • Skagit County , WA 0.64 % ($40,460 AGI )
  • Snohomish County , WA 0.58 % ($36,269 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 Lynden 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 Lynden City, Washington directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Lynden City, Washington

Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murder 0 0 1 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 1 0
    per 100,000 0 0 10 10 0 0 0 0 0 0 8 8 0
Rape 1 0 1 2 2 0 2 1 1 2 2 1 1
    per 100,000 11 0 10 20 19 0 18 8 8 16 16 8 8
Robbery 3 0 2 2 1 0 0 3 2 0 1 1 1
    per 100,000 33 0 21 20 9 0 0 25 17 0 8 8 8
Assault 2 3 2 0 3 11 7 4 9 8 18 5 7
    per 100,000 22 32 21 0 28 101 63 34 75 65 148 41 55
Burglary 28 23 38 41 34 27 35 35 36 33 36 30 27
    per 100,000 306 248 393 404 321 248 314 296 299 267 297 245 211
Larceny Theft 211 198 189 185 183 196 218 159 139 185 148 145 97
    per 100,000 2,302 2,132 1,952 1,821 1,727 1,801 1,954 1,346 1,156 1,495 1,219 1,186 757
Vehicle Theft 7 2 9 13 10 6 6 2 0 1 5 2 2
    per 100,000 76 22 93 128 94 55 54 17 0 8 41 16 16
Arson 0 0 0 2 1 0 2 3 0 0 1 1 1
    per 100,000 0 0 0 20 9 0 18 25 0 0 8 8 8
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
2 0 2 1 2 3 2 2 3 3 6 2 2
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
62 56 59 60 57 57 65 50 44 55 48 45 32
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
32 28 30 31 29 30 34 26 23 29 27 23 17


(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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