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Demographics Analysis

The people of Ritzville 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
(Ritzville City, Washington)

Male:

Under 5 years : 82

5 to 9 years : 52

10 to 14 years : 36

15 to 17 years : 39

18 and 19 years : 5

20 years : 0

21 years : 19

22 to 24 years : 14

25 to 29 years : 35

30 to 34 years : 54

35 to 39 years : 43

40 to 44 years : 75

45 to 49 years : 80

50 to 54 years : 42

55 to 59 years : 67

60 and 61 years : 23

62 to 64 years : 43

65 and 66 years : 4

67 to 69 years : 16

70 to 74 years : 23

75 to 79 years : 31

80 to 84 years : 25

85 years and over : 38

Female:

Under 5 years : 84

5 to 9 years : 29

10 to 14 years : 56

15 to 17 years : 23

18 and 19 years : 3

20 years : 10

21 years : 6

22 to 24 years : 34

25 to 29 years : 33

30 to 34 years : 18

35 to 39 years : 37

40 to 44 years : 42

45 to 49 years : 66

50 to 54 years : 72

55 to 59 years : 69

60 and 61 years : 28

62 to 64 years : 36

65 and 66 years : 8

67 to 69 years : 5

70 to 74 years : 92

75 to 79 years : 24

80 to 84 years : 92

85 years and over : 86


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Ritzville City, Washington)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 877

Multiple ancestry : 611

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 12

Ancestry not reported : 299


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 1,773

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

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 4

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 5

Not a U.S. citizen : 17


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Ritzville City, Washington)

Total:

Under 5 years : 166

5 to 17 years : 235

18 to 24 years : 91

25 to 34 years : 140

35 to 44 years : 197

45 to 54 years : 260

55 to 59 years : 136

60 and 61 years : 51

62 to 64 years : 79

65 to 74 years : 148

75 years and over : 296

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 135

5 to 17 years : 190

18 to 24 years : 84

25 to 34 years : 93

35 to 44 years : 105

45 to 54 years : 128

55 to 59 years : 69

60 and 61 years : 31

62 to 64 years : 57

65 to 74 years : 65

75 years and over : 181

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 31

5 to 17 years : 45

18 to 24 years : 7

25 to 34 years : 47

35 to 44 years : 88

45 to 54 years : 121

55 to 59 years : 65

60 and 61 years : 19

62 to 64 years : 22

65 to 74 years : 80

75 years and over : 110

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 4

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 : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 11

55 to 59 years : 2

60 and 61 years : 1

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 3

75 years and over : 5


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Ritzville City, Washington)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 496

Female : 642

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 330

Female : 305

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 4

Female : 0

Foreign born:

Male : 16

Female : 6


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Ritzville City, Washington)

Born in state of residence : 1,079

Born in other state in the United States : 579

Native: born outside the United States : 4

Foreign born : 11


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 209

Now married, except separated : 402

Divorced : 99

Separated : 23

Widowed : 106

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 59

Now married, except separated : 351

Divorced : 84

Separated : 11

Widowed : 90

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 4

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 2

Now married, except separated : 6

Divorced : 11

Separated : 0

Widowed : 3


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 1,601

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 2

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 4

Other Slavic languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 2

African languages:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Ritzville City, Washington

  • German: 703   (36.1%)
  • English: 238   (12.2%)
  • Irish: 165   (8.5%)
  • Other Groups: 161   (8.3%)
  • United States Or American: 152   (7.8%)
  • Norwegian: 86   (4.4%)
  • French (except Basque): 75   (3.8%)
  • Swedish: 70   (3.6%)
  • Russian: 70   (3.6%)
  • Dutch: 53   (2.7%)
  • Scottish: 31   (1.6%)
  • Scotch-irish: 30   (1.5%)
  • Italian: 23   (1.2%)
  • Danish: 14   (0.7%)
  • Polish: 11   (0.6%)
  • Welsh: 11   (0.6%)
  • Czech: 10   (0.5%)
  • French Canadian: 8   (0.4%)
  • Swiss: 7   (0.4%)
  • Scandinavian: 5   (0.3%)
  • Portuguese: 4   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 4   (0.2%)
  • Eastern European: 3   (0.2%)
  • European: 3   (0.2%)
  • Belgian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Slovene: 2   (0.1%)
  • German Russian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Serbian: 2   (0.1%)
  • Canadian: 2   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Ritzville City, Washington is 1,799



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Ritzville City, Washington: 846
Female Population in Ritzville City, Washington: 953


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Ritzville City, Washington: 43.4
Median Female Resident Age in Ritzville City, Washington: 52.8


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Washington is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Ritzville City, Washington


White


Both sexes

49.0

Male

46.3

Female

51.3

Black or African American


Both sexes

53.5

Male

53.5

Female

0.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

45.5

Male

43.5

Female

53.5

Asian


Both sexes

44.5

Male

44.5

Female

44.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

0.0

Male

0.0

Female

0.0

Other


Both sexes

24.0

Male

23.0

Female

28.5

Two or More Races


Both sexes

15.5

Male

14.5

Female

34.5

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.8

Male

22.5

Female

27.2

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

50.0

Male

47.6

Female

52.0


(updated 2010)



Races in Ritzville City, Washington


  • White: 1,673
  • African American: 27
  • American Indian: 34
  • Asian: 0
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 3
  • Two or More Races: 62



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 2   (0.32%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.32%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 15   (2.43%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 19   (3.08%)
  • 9th Grade: 14   (2.27%)
  • 10th Grade: 27   (4.38%)
  • 11th Grade: 7   (1.13%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 16   (2.59%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 205   (33.23%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 42   (6.81%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 115   (18.64%)
  • Associate Degree: 50   (8.1%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 71   (11.51%)
  • Master's Degree: 15   (2.43%)
  • Professional School Degree: 11   (1.78%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 6   (0.97%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 9   (1.28%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 13   (1.85%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 30   (4.28%)
  • 9th Grade: 8   (1.14%)
  • 10th Grade: 18   (2.57%)
  • 11th Grade: 12   (1.71%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 11   (1.57%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 261   (37.23%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 76   (10.84%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 116   (16.55%)
  • Associate Degree: 46   (6.56%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 79   (11.27%)
  • Master's Degree: 14   (2%)
  • Professional School Degree: 6   (0.86%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (0.29%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Ritzville City, Washington

  • Ritzville School Dist 160


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 209 E Wellsandt Rd, Ritzville, WA 99169, Phone: (509) 659-1660, Students: 377 )

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

  • Ritzville Grade School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 401 E 6th Ave., Ritzville, WA 99169, Phone: (509) 659-0232, Students: 252 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Ritzville City, Washington

  • Ritzville High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 209 E Wellsandt Avenue, Ritzville, WA 99169, Phone: (509) 659-1720, Students: 125 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Ritzville City, Washington

  • Stahlville School


    ( Grades: K-11, Location: 1485 Bn Hoffman Rd., Ritzville, WA 99169, Phone: (509) 659-0108, Students: 28 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Ritzville City, Washington

  • Ritzville Public Library


    302 W Main, Ritzville, WA 99169

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Ritzville City, Washington


  • Adams County Historical Society


    974 East Weber Road, Ritzville, WA 99169

  • Dr Frank R Burroughs Home & Depot Museum


    Po Box 524, Ritzville, WA 99169

  • Ritzville Museums


    902 S Jackson St, Ritzville, WA 99169

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Ritzville City, Washington


Airport


(1) Dewald Airport   (2) Pru Field Airport   (3) Ritzville Municipal Airport  

Building


(1) Adams County Fire District 1   (2) Adams County Public Hospital District 2   (3) Adams County Sheriff S Office Ritzville   (4) Ritzville Fire Department   (5) Ritzville Police Department  

Cemetery


(1) Memorial Cemetery   (2) Paha Cemetery  

Civil


(1) City Of Ritzville   (2) Ritzville Division  

Dam


(1) Cow Lake Dam   (2) Sheep Springs Dam  

Hospital


(1) East Adams Rural Hospital  

Lake


(1) Finnell Lake   (2) Hallin Lake   (3) Mcelroy Lake  

Locale


(1) Coker   (2) Schafer  

Populated Place


(1) Emden   (2) Marcellus   (3) Packard   (4) Paha   (5) Ritzville   (6) Teske   (7) Tokio  

Range


(1) Karakul Hills  

Reservoir


(1) Cow Lake   (2) Sheep Springs Reservoir  

School


(1) Hawthorne School Historical   (2) Ritzville Grade School   (3) Ritzville High School   (4) Ritzville High School Historical  

Stream


(1) Lugenbeal Creek  

Summit


(1) Marengo Hills  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Ritzville City, Washington

99169 (pop. 2,534)


Cities Nearby Ritzville City, Washington

Ritzville City, WA  (pop. 1,799) 0.0 Miles
Ritzville Ccd, WA  (pop. 2,504) 1.6 Miles
Lind Town, WA  (pop. 551) 15.5 Miles
Lind-washtucna Ccd, WA  (pop. 1,858) 18.0 Miles
Odessa Ccd, WA  (pop. 2,959) 19.4 Miles
Odessa Town, WA  (pop. 962) 20.4 Miles
Sprague City, WA  (pop. 423) 22.2 Miles
Lamont Town, WA  (pop. 143) 22.8 Miles
Harrington City, WA  (pop. 483) 25.1 Miles
Washtucna Town, WA  (pop. 134) 26.0 Miles



Area Code(s) in Ritzville City, Washington

509



Elevation in Ritzville City, Washington is 1,814.0 ft. (553.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Ritzville City, Washington

Lat: 47.126442 N        Long: -118.377088 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 20   (3.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 26   (3.9%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 29   (4.3%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 42   (6.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 54   (8.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 91   (13.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 108   (16.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 90   (13.4%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 34   (5.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 49   (7.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 20   (3.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 20   (3.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 48   (7.1%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 43   (6.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Ritzville City, Washington)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 506

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 35

In 3-person carpool : 5

In 4-person carpool : 0

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 3

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 0

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 0

Bicycle : 15

Walked : 71

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 40


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Ritzville City, Washington)

Less than 5 minutes : 229

5 to 9 minutes : 189

10 to 14 minutes : 37

15 to 19 minutes : 21

20 to 24 minutes : 29

25 to 29 minutes : 18

30 to 34 minutes : 3

35 to 39 minutes : 0

40 to 44 minutes : 8

45 to 59 minutes : 47

60 to 89 minutes : 21

90 or more minutes : 33


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 240

No Social Security income : 426


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 129

No retirement income : 537


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Ritzville City, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 9

$10,000 to $14,999 : 9

$15,000 to $19,999 : 36

$20,000 to $24,999 : 39

$25,000 to $29,999 : 15

$30,000 to $34,999 : 34

$35,000 to $39,999 : 41

$40,000 to $44,999 : 9

$45,000 to $49,999 : 30

$50,000 to $59,999 : 35

$60,000 to $74,999 : 57

$75,000 to $99,999 : 69

$100,000 to $124,999 : 27

$125,000 to $149,999 : 18

$150,000 to $199,999 : 10

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $49,375


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Ritzville City, Washington

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 88  (24.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 50  (13.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 49  (13.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 23  (6.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 102  (27.8%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 106  (30.8%)
  • Service Occupations: 94  (27.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 122  (35.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





Amtrak Stations in Ritzville City, Washington

Bus Station(s)


    1503 South Smittys Blvd.
    Zips Drive Inn
    Ritzville, Washington 99169

(updated 2008)



There are 165 Farms In Ritzville City, Washington


(updated 2008)



Banks In Ritzville City, Washington

U.s. Bank National Association - 1 Branches


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

Umpqua Bank - 1 Branches


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

Wheatland Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $329.3k
    Industry Specialization: Agricultural
    Total Offices: 13

Columbia State Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $7.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 141

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Ritzville City, Washington

  • Connell City


    (about 38.6 miles in Connell, Washington; Airport Code: WQI)

  • Othello Municipal


    (about 40.3 miles in Cunningham, Washington; Airport Code: FVH)

  • Larson AFB


    (about 40.6 miles in Moses Lake, Washington; Airport Code: LRN)

  • Grant County International


    (about 44.4 miles in Moses Lake, Washington; Airport Code: MWH)

  • Wilbur Airport


    (about 46.6 miles in Almira, Washington; Airport Code: WIB)

  • Fairchild AFB


    (about 47.7 miles in Fairchild Afb, Washington; Airport Code: SKA)

  • Isaacson


    (about 49.1 miles in Fairchild Afb, Washington; Airport Code: WA4)

  • Spokane International


    (about 52.2 miles in Spokane, Washington; Airport Code: GEG)

  • Ephrata


    (about 54.7 miles in Ephrata, Washington; Airport Code: EPH)

  • Ephrata Municipal


    (about 54.9 miles in Ephrata, Washington; Airport Code: EPH)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Ritzville City, Washington

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

75.75%

Carpooled

7.17%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

2.15%

Walked

10.47%

Other Means

1.15%

Worked At Home

3.30%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 339

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 37

Female householder, no husband present : 62

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 203

Householder not living alone : 25


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 5

Male householder and female partner : 19

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 14

All other households : 628


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Ritzville City, Washington)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 304

Renter-occupied housing units : 35

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 23

Renter-occupied housing units : 14

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 29

Renter-occupied housing units : 33

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 143

Renter-occupied housing units : 85


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Ritzville City, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 44

$10,000 to $14,999 : 22

$15,000 to $19,999 : 51

$20,000 to $24,999 : 56

$25,000 to $29,999 : 41

$30,000 to $34,999 : 59

$35,000 to $39,999 : 54

$40,000 to $44,999 : 41

$45,000 to $49,999 : 40

$50,000 to $59,999 : 48

$60,000 to $74,999 : 80

$75,000 to $99,999 : 75

$100,000 to $124,999 : 27

$125,000 to $149,999 : 18

$150,000 to $199,999 : 10

$200,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Ritzville City, Washington)

Total : 805


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Ritzville City, Washington)

Occupied : 666

Vacant : 139


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Ritzville City, Washington)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Ritzville City, Washington)

Built 2005 or later : 0

Built 2000 to 2004 : 13

Built 1990 to 1999 : 12

Built 1980 to 1989 : 20

Built 1970 to 1979 : 126

Built 1960 to 1969 : 46

Built 1950 to 1959 : 167

Built 1940 to 1949 : 116

Built 1939 or earlier : 305


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Ritzville City, Washington)

Utility gas : 434

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 0

Electricity : 198

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 11

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 2

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 21

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Ritzville City, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 12

$10,000 to $14,999 : 7

$15,000 to $19,999 : 6

$20,000 to $24,999 : 0

$25,000 to $29,999 : 7

$30,000 to $34,999 : 3

$35,000 to $39,999 : 7

$40,000 to $49,999 : 18

$50,000 to $59,999 : 34

$60,000 to $69,999 : 49

$70,000 to $79,999 : 32

$80,000 to $89,999 : 37

$90,000 to $99,999 : 39

$100,000 to $124,999 : 72

$125,000 to $149,999 : 73

$150,000 to $174,999 : 52

$175,000 to $199,999 : 32

$200,000 to $249,999 : 12

$250,000 to $299,999 : 0

$300,000 to $399,999 : 0

$400,000 to $499,999 : 1

$500,000 to $749,999 : 0

$750,000 to $999,999 : 4

$1,000,000 or more : 2


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Ritzville 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 : 26

Home equity loan only : 20

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 3

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 195

Housing units without a mortgage : 255


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later :

Built 2000 to 2004 : $156,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $95,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $110,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $92,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $73,900

Built 1950 to 1959 : $108,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $131,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $88,500


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Ritzville City, Washington: 59.1%

Percentage of Family Households in Washington: 64.4%


(updated 2010)



Population in Group Quarters in Ritzville City, Washington

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 47.46%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 50.85%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 1.69%


(updated 2010)







Building Permits in Ritzville 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 4 4 $214,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

4 4 $214,000
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 2 2 $318,549
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $318,549
2004        
  Single Family 1 1 $34,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $34,000
2005        
  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
2006        
  Single Family 2 2 $450,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $450,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Ritzville City, WA): $32,560
Median Household Income In 2000 (Washington): $45,776


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Ritzville City): $76,600
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Washington): $158,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Ritzville City): $400
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Washington): $663


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Ritzville City, Washington

Utility Gas: 65.2%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 1.8%
Electricity: 23.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 6.9%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 2.3%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
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 Ritzville City, Washington are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Ritzville City, Washington

Central Basin Home Health Care


     Address: 311 W Third Avenue, Moses Lake, Washington 98837
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 11/9/1979

Gentiva Health Svs /spokane


     Address: 1908 North Dale Lane, Spokane, Washington 99212
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 4/18/1986

Vna Home Health Care Services


     Address: 3901 East Main Street, Spokane, Washington 99202
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 8/11/1966

Intrepid Healthcare Service


     Address: 1718 West Broadway, Spokane, Washington 99201
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/8/1996

Family Home Care & Hospice


     Address: 9922 E Montgomery Avenue, Suite 3, Spokane, Washington 99206
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/5/1966

Hospitals Close To Ritzville City, Washington

Lincoln Hospital


     Address: 10 Nichols Street, Davenport, Washington 99122
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Othello Community Hospital


     Address: 315 North 14th Avenue, Othello, Washington 99344
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Samaritan Hospital


     Address: 801 East Wheeler Road, Moses Lake, Washington 98837
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Deaconess Medical Center


     Address: W 800 Fifth Avenue, Spokane, Washington 99210
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Sacred Heart Medical Center


     Address: West 101 8th, Spokane, Washington 99220
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nursing Homes Close To Ritzville City, Washington

Life Care Center Of Ritzville


     Address: 506 South Jackson, Ritzville, Washington 99169
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 29
     Percent Occupied: 58%

Lincoln Hospital


     Address: 10 Nichols Street, Davenport, Washington 99122
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District
     Number of Residents: 53
     Percent Occupied: 82%

Cheney Care Center


     Address: 2219 North 6th Street, Cheney, Washington 99004
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 51
     Percent Occupied: 94%

Avalon Care Center - Othello Llc


     Address: 495 North Thirteenth Street, Othello, Washington 99344
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 26
     Percent Occupied: 53%

Sunbridge Special Care Ctr - L


     Address: 817 East Plum Street, Moses Lake, Washington 98837
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 63
     Percent Occupied: 85%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Ritzville City, Washington

Name: Columbia
Address: Richland, WA 99352-0968
Distance: 75 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Ritzville City, Washington

    Retired Workers: 410
    Disabled Workers: 60
    Widowers Workers: 70
    Spouses Workers: 40
    Children Workers: 30


(updated 2007)



Adams County, Washington Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 25.65%
  • Bush & Cheney 73.16%
  • Other 1.19%



(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 Ritzville City, Washington citizens.

Relocation to Adams County, WA

6.16 % of Adams County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $28,291

Washington Average 7.86 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Grant County , WA 1.11 % ($25,982 AGI )
  • Spokane County , WA 0.64 % ($31,061 AGI )
  • Franklin County , WA 0.49 % ($32,680 AGI )

Relocation away from Adams County, WA

8.72 % of Adams 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 $34,052

Washington Average 7.07 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Grant County , WA 1.91 % ($29,634 AGI )
  • Spokane County , WA 0.95 % ($27,700 AGI )
  • Franklin County , WA 0.80 % ($29,667 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

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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 Ritzville City, Washington directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in Ritzville 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 0 0 0 0 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0
Rape 0 0 0 2 0 0 1 0 0 0 0 1 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 116 0 0 58 0 0 0 0 58 0
Robbery 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 57 0 58 0
Assault 2 0 2 0 1 1 1 0 0 3 1 2 1
    per 100,000 113 0 116 0 58 57 58 0 0 171 59 117 60
Burglary 13 12 8 16 17 10 21 16 16 12 20 22 17
    per 100,000 737 672 462 925 983 571 1,225 930 922 682 1,177 1,282 1,013
Larceny Theft 65 61 67 57 49 58 54 48 42 51 40 43 45
    per 100,000 3,685 3,414 3,871 3,297 2,832 3,312 3,151 2,791 2,419 2,899 2,354 2,506 2,680
Vehicle Theft 4 2 0 4 5 0 3 3 3 4 1 0 2
    per 100,000 227 112 0 231 289 0 175 174 173 227 59 0 119
Arson 0 1 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0 1
    per 100,000 0 56 0 0 0 0 0 0 58 0 59 0 60
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 0 1 0 1 0
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
21 19 19 19 18 17 20 17 16 17 16 16 16
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
11 10 10 10 9 9 10 8 8 9 8 9 8


(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 Ritzville City, Washington


  • Adams County Jail


    210 W. Broadway, Ritzville, WA 99169
    Capacity: 28
    Confined: 23
    Avg. Population: 25
    Year Built: 1942
    Year Renovated: 1996


(updated 2006)



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