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Demographics Analysis

The people of West Richland 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
(West Richland City, Washington)

Male:

Under 5 years : 517

5 to 9 years : 364

10 to 14 years : 444

15 to 17 years : 327

18 and 19 years : 147

20 years : 136

21 years : 43

22 to 24 years : 17

25 to 29 years : 251

30 to 34 years : 259

35 to 39 years : 393

40 to 44 years : 441

45 to 49 years : 491

50 to 54 years : 447

55 to 59 years : 352

60 and 61 years : 97

62 to 64 years : 102

65 and 66 years : 58

67 to 69 years : 59

70 to 74 years : 73

75 to 79 years : 88

80 to 84 years : 108

85 years and over : 56

Female:

Under 5 years : 361

5 to 9 years : 428

10 to 14 years : 471

15 to 17 years : 314

18 and 19 years : 178

20 years : 22

21 years : 49

22 to 24 years : 101

25 to 29 years : 330

30 to 34 years : 257

35 to 39 years : 634

40 to 44 years : 326

45 to 49 years : 357

50 to 54 years : 413

55 to 59 years : 386

60 and 61 years : 80

62 to 64 years : 121

65 and 66 years : 79

67 to 69 years : 90

70 to 74 years : 66

75 to 79 years : 81

80 to 84 years : 69

85 years and over : 89


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(West Richland City, Washington)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 5,325

Multiple ancestry : 4,588

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 79

Ancestry not reported : 580


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 10,304

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 13

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 91

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 46

Not a U.S. citizen : 118


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(West Richland City, Washington)

Total:

Under 5 years : 878

5 to 17 years : 2,348

18 to 24 years : 693

25 to 34 years : 1,097

35 to 44 years : 1,794

45 to 54 years : 1,708

55 to 59 years : 738

60 and 61 years : 177

62 to 64 years : 223

65 to 74 years : 425

75 years and over : 491

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 803

5 to 17 years : 1,701

18 to 24 years : 449

25 to 34 years : 478

35 to 44 years : 679

45 to 54 years : 560

55 to 59 years : 148

60 and 61 years : 31

62 to 64 years : 48

65 to 74 years : 61

75 years and over : 108

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 75

5 to 17 years : 551

18 to 24 years : 231

25 to 34 years : 574

35 to 44 years : 1,023

45 to 54 years : 1,126

55 to 59 years : 590

60 and 61 years : 146

62 to 64 years : 175

65 to 74 years : 364

75 years and over : 383

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 68

18 to 24 years : 13

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 23

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 : 28

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 45

35 to 44 years : 69

45 to 54 years : 22

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


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(West Richland City, Washington)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,331

Female : 2,735

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 2,790

Female : 2,448

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 86

Female : 18

Foreign born:

Male : 63

Female : 101


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(West Richland City, Washington)

Born in state of residence : 4,792

Born in other state in the United States : 4,968

Native: born outside the United States : 81

Foreign born : 51


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(West Richland City, Washington)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,038

Now married, except separated : 1,565

Divorced : 244

Separated : 28

Widowed : 39

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 694

Now married, except separated : 3,253

Divorced : 553

Separated : 83

Widowed : 242

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 94

Now married, except separated : 10

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 65

Now married, except separated : 79

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 9,202

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 260

Speak English less than "very well" : 25

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 17

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 20

Speak English less than "very well" : 13

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 9

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 27

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Laotian:

Speak English "very well" : 33

Speak English less than "very well" : 57

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 31


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in West Richland City, Washington

  • German: 2,147   (22.1%)
  • English: 1,312   (13.5%)
  • Irish: 1,189   (12.2%)
  • Other Groups: 1,123   (11.6%)
  • United States Or American: 623   (6.4%)
  • Norwegian: 570   (5.9%)
  • Italian: 426   (4.4%)
  • Swedish: 406   (4.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 282   (2.9%)
  • Dutch: 268   (2.8%)
  • Scottish: 236   (2.4%)
  • Polish: 150   (1.5%)
  • European: 134   (1.4%)
  • Scotch-irish: 127   (1.3%)
  • Welsh: 88   (0.9%)
  • Danish: 84   (0.9%)
  • British: 75   (0.8%)
  • Swiss: 72   (0.7%)
  • French Canadian: 54   (0.6%)
  • Canadian: 50   (0.5%)
  • Hungarian: 36   (0.4%)
  • Czech: 33   (0.3%)
  • Lithuanian: 32   (0.3%)
  • Australian: 27   (0.3%)
  • Russian: 26   (0.3%)
  • Finnish: 23   (0.2%)
  • Ukrainian: 22   (0.2%)
  • Portuguese: 13   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 13   (0.1%)
  • Scandinavian: 12   (0.1%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 11   (0.1%)
  • Romanian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Yugoslavian: 9   (0.1%)
  • New Zealander: 9   (0.1%)
  • Arab: 7   (0.1%)
  • Subsaharan African: 6   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 5   (0.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In West Richland City, Washington is 10,572



(updated 2009)



Male Population in West Richland City, Washington: 5,270
Female Population in West Richland City, Washington: 5,302


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in West Richland City, Washington: 37.6
Median Female Resident Age in West Richland City, Washington: 36.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Washington is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in West Richland City, Washington


White


Both sexes

36.7

Male

35.9

Female

37.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

33.2

Male

34.0

Female

21.8

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

24.5

Male

23.8

Female

24.8

Asian


Both sexes

34.8

Male

33.8

Female

34.9

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

22.8

Male

25.5

Female

7.8

Other


Both sexes

27.0

Male

27.3

Female

26.9

Two or More Races


Both sexes

15.9

Male

15.1

Female

17.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

20.7

Male

19.6

Female

22.0

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

37.5

Male

36.7

Female

38.2


(updated 2010)



Races in West Richland City, Washington


  • White: 9,892
  • African American: 35
  • American Indian: 32
  • Asian: 161
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 97
  • Two or More Races: 355



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 12   (0.46%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 37   (1.42%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 26   (1%)
  • 9th Grade: 23   (0.88%)
  • 10th Grade: 25   (0.96%)
  • 11th Grade: 42   (1.61%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 72   (2.76%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 535   (20.54%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 199   (7.64%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 560   (21.5%)
  • Associate Degree: 198   (7.6%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 557   (21.38%)
  • Master's Degree: 224   (8.6%)
  • Professional School Degree: 29   (1.11%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 66   (2.53%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 24   (0.91%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 18   (0.68%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 42   (1.59%)
  • 9th Grade: 17   (0.64%)
  • 10th Grade: 56   (2.11%)
  • 11th Grade: 24   (0.91%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 82   (3.1%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 628   (23.72%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 211   (7.97%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 551   (20.81%)
  • Associate Degree: 342   (12.92%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 506   (19.11%)
  • Master's Degree: 112   (4.23%)
  • Professional School Degree: 19   (0.72%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 16   (0.6%)


(updated 2010)





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

  • Wiley Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 2820 S Highlands Blvd, West Richland, WA 99353, Phone: (509) 967-4141, Students: 588 )

  • Tapteal Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 705 N 62nd Ave, West Richland, WA 99353, Phone: (509) 967-4100, Students: 509 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In West Richland City, Washington

  • West Richland Branch Library


    3803 W. Van Giesen, West Richland, WA 99353

(updated 2012)



Museums Near West Richland City, Washington


  • Jskwic Foundation


    4600 Collins Rd, West Richland, WA 99353

  • White Bluffs Quilt Museum


    Po Box 4664, West Richland, WA 99353

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to West Richland 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 West Richland City, Washington.

Area Features of West Richland City, Washington


Airport


(1) Richland Airport   (2) Wnp-2 Plant Support Facility Heliport  

Bridge


(1) Twin Bridges  

Building


(1) Benton County Fire Protection District 4   (2) Benton County Fire Protection District 4 Station 410   (3) Department Of Energy Hanford Site - Hanford Fire Department Station 93   (4) Department Of Energy Hanford Site - Hanford Fire Department Station 94   (5) Fast Flux Test Facility   (6) West Richland Police Department  

Canal


(1) Horn Rapids Canal   (2) Horn Rapids Ditch   (3) Mcwhorter Canal  

Civil


(1) City Of West Richland  

Dam


(1) Horn Rapids Dam  

Flat


(1) Iowa Flats  

Island


(1) Fox Island   (2) Johnson Island   (3) Wooded Island  

Lake


(1) Lost Lake  

Locale


(1) Buckskin Golf Club   (2) Grosscup   (3) Hanford Road Barricade   (4) Horn Rapids Desert Style Golf Course   (5) Ledbeder Substation   (6) Three Hundred North Radioactive Waste Dump   (7) West Richland Municipal Golf Course   (8) Wye Barricade  

Park


(1) Horn Rapids County Park  

Populated Place


(1) Ruby   (2) West Richland  

Rapids


(1) Horn Rapids  

School


(1) Hanford Secondary School  

Stream


(1) Cold Creek  

Summit


(1) Candy Mountain   (2) Flat Top Hill   (3) Red Mountain   (4) The Horn  

Valley


(1) Cold Creek Valley   (2) Rankin Canyon  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in West Richland City, Washington

99353 (pop. 9,294)


Cities Nearby West Richland City, Washington

Richland City, WA  (pop. 51,430) 3.6 Miles
Benton City City, WA  (pop. 2,951) 6.6 Miles
Richland-kennewick Ccd, WA  (pop. 142,313) 7.3 Miles
West Pasco Cdp, WA  (pop. 3,621) 8.6 Miles
Benton City Ccd, WA  (pop. 5,563) 8.8 Miles
Kennewick City, WA  (pop. 76,115) 11.2 Miles
Pasco Ccd, WA  (pop. 49,071) 12.0 Miles
Pasco North Ccd, WA  (pop. 12,113) 12.1 Miles
Pasco City, WA  (pop. 66,289) 12.3 Miles
Highland Cdp, WA  (pop. 752) 14.6 Miles



Area Code(s) in West Richland City, Washington

509



Elevation in West Richland City, Washington is 607.0 ft. (185.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of West Richland City, Washington

Lat: 46.292085 N        Long: -119.354417 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 148   (3.6%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 137   (3.4%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 149   (3.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 684   (16.8%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 526   (12.9%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 634   (15.6%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 608   (14.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 295   (7.2%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 261   (6.4%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 93   (2.3%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 21   (0.5%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 62   (1.5%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 228   (5.6%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 228   (5.6%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(West Richland City, Washington)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 3,720

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 341

In 3-person carpool : 73

In 4-person carpool : 79

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 20

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 109

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 56

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 59

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 111

Other means : 0

Worked at home : 102


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(West Richland City, Washington)

Less than 5 minutes : 168

5 to 9 minutes : 243

10 to 14 minutes : 579

15 to 19 minutes : 1,129

20 to 24 minutes : 1,296

25 to 29 minutes : 236

30 to 34 minutes : 360

35 to 39 minutes : 152

40 to 44 minutes : 105

45 to 59 minutes : 158

60 to 89 minutes : 130

90 or more minutes : 12


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 831

No Social Security income : 2,689


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 695

No retirement income : 2,825


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(West Richland City, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 91

$10,000 to $14,999 : 95

$15,000 to $19,999 : 48

$20,000 to $24,999 : 50

$25,000 to $29,999 : 66

$30,000 to $34,999 : 89

$35,000 to $39,999 : 121

$40,000 to $44,999 : 42

$45,000 to $49,999 : 71

$50,000 to $59,999 : 238

$60,000 to $74,999 : 300

$75,000 to $99,999 : 578

$100,000 to $124,999 : 436

$125,000 to $149,999 : 262

$150,000 to $199,999 : 209

$200,000 or more : 80


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(West Richland City, Washington)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $82,538


(updated 2009)



AM Radio Stations Near West Richland City, Washington

  • NEW (1040 AM; 1.0 kW; Grandview, WA; Owner: -)
  • KZXR (1310 AM; 5.0 kW; Grandview, WA; Owner: Mbprosser Licensee Llc)
  • KTCR (1340 AM; 1.0 kW; Kennewick, WA; Owner: New Northwest Broadcasters, Llc)
  • KUJ (1420 AM; 10.0 kW; Pasco, WA; Owner: Alexandra Communications, Inc.)
  • KVAN (1560 AM; 10.0 kW; Burbank, WA; Owner: Compadres, Llc)
  • NEW (1600 AM; 44.0 kW; Richland, WA; Owner: Rams Iii)
  • KONA (610 AM; 5.0 kW; Burbank, WA; Owner: Ccr-tri Cities Iv, Llc)
  • KFLD (870 AM; 10.0 kW; Pasco, WA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Tri-cities License, Llc)
  • KALE (960 AM; 5.0 kW; Kennewick, WA; Owner: New Northwest Broadcasters, Llc)

FM Radio Stations Near West Richland City, Washington

  • KGDN (101.3 FM; Kennewick, WA; Owner: West Pasco Fine Arts Radio)
  • KLES (101.7 FM; Grandview, WA; Owner: Mbprosser Licensee Llc)
  • KORD-FM (102.7 FM; Kennewick, WA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Tri-cities License, Llc)
  • KONA-FM (105.3 FM; Kennewick, WA; Owner: Ccr-tri Cities Iv, Llc)
  • KEGX (106.5 FM; Kennewick, WA; Owner: New Northwest Broadcasters, Llc)
  • KTCV (88.1 FM; Kennewick, WA; Owner: Kennewick School District No. 17)
  • KFAE-FM (89.1 FM; Kennewick, WA; Owner: Washington State University)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Grandview, WA; Owner: Pacific Northwest Tejano Music Association)
  • NEW (89.9 FM; Grandview, WA; Owner: Riverview Baptist Christian Schools)
  • KOLU (90.1 FM; Kennewick, WA; Owner: Riverview Baptist Christian Schools)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Prosser, WA; Owner: Fire Media Corporation)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Richland, WA; Owner: Iglesia Jesucristo Es Mi Refugio De Austin, Inc.)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Prosser, WA; Owner: Northwest Communities Education Center)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Prosser, WA; Owner: Oremus Communication)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Benton City, WA; Owner: Prosser Seventh-day Adventist Church)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Prosser, WA; Owner: The Kboo Foundation)
  • NEW (90.5 FM; Benton City, WA; Owner: Waymaker Ministries)
  • KBLD (91.7 FM; Kennewick, WA; Owner: Csn International)
  • KGSG (93.7 FM; Kennewick, WA; Owner: Gospel Music Broadcasting Corp.)
  • KIOK (94.9 FM; Kennewick, WA; Owner: New Northwest Broadcasters, Llc)
  • KMMG (96.7 FM; Richland, WA; Owner: Bustos Media Of Eastern Washington License, Llc)
  • KOLW (97.5 FM; Richland, WA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Tri-cities License, Llc)
  • KEYW (98.3 FM; Kennewick, WA; Owner: Gap Broadcasting Tri-cities License, Llc)
  • KUJ-FM (99.1 FM; Kennewick, WA; Owner: New Northwest Broadcasters Llc)

TV Broadcast Stations Near West Richland City, Washington

  • KEPR-TV (Channel 19; Kennewick, WA; Owner: Fisher Broadcasting - Washington Tv, L.l.c.)
  • KNDU (Channel 25; Kennewick, WA; Owner: Khq, Incorporated)
  • KTNW (Channel 31; Kennewick, WA; Owner: Washington State University)
  • KVEW (Channel 42; Kennewick, WA; Owner: Apple Valley Broadcasting, Inc.)

(updated 2008)



Occupations in West Richland City, Washington

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 976  (41.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 289  (12.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 401  (17.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 31  (1.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 394  (16.7%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 863  (44.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 286  (14.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 671  (34.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 10  (0.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 23  (1.2%)


(updated 2010)





Amtrak Stations in West Richland City, Washington

Bus Station(s)


    4083 W. Van Giesen
    Genie Services Bus Stop
    West Richland, Washington 99353

(updated 2008)



There are 51 Farms In West Richland City, Washington


(updated 2008)









Airports Near West Richland City, Washington

  • Richland Airport


    (about 2.6 miles in Richland, Washington; Airport Code: RLD)

  • Vista Field


    (about 8.6 miles in Kennewick, Washington; Airport Code: ZXX)

  • Tri Cities


    (about 11.6 miles in Pasco, Washington; Airport Code: PSC)

  • Prosser Airport


    (about 21.7 miles in Grandview, Washington; Airport Code: RQE)

  • Hermiston Municipal


    (about 32.5 miles in Hermiston, Oregon; Airport Code: HES)

  • Connell City


    (about 35.7 miles in Connell, Washington; Airport Code: WQI)

  • Othello Municipal


    (about 37.1 miles in Cunningham, Washington; Airport Code: FVH)

  • Pendleton Municipal


    (about 48.0 miles in Cayuse, Oregon; Airport Code: PDT)

  • Eastern Oregon Regional at Pendleton


    (about 48.0 miles in Cayuse, Oregon; Airport Code: PDT)

  • Walla Walla Regional


    (about 52.6 miles in Walla Walla, Washington; Airport Code: ALW)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in West Richland City, Washington

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

84.06%

Carpooled

9.71%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

1.16%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.52%

Bicycle

0.24%

Walked

0.31%

Other Means

0.47%

Worked At Home

3.53%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 2,215

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 302

Female householder, no husband present : 259

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 674

Householder not living alone : 70


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 121

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 55

All other households : 3,344


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(West Richland City, Washington)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,081

Renter-occupied housing units : 134

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 219

Renter-occupied housing units : 83

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 153

Renter-occupied housing units : 106

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 458

Renter-occupied housing units : 286


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(West Richland City, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 268

$10,000 to $14,999 : 167

$15,000 to $19,999 : 188

$20,000 to $24,999 : 95

$25,000 to $29,999 : 66

$30,000 to $34,999 : 89

$35,000 to $39,999 : 131

$40,000 to $44,999 : 69

$45,000 to $49,999 : 95

$50,000 to $59,999 : 299

$60,000 to $74,999 : 302

$75,000 to $99,999 : 624

$100,000 to $124,999 : 530

$125,000 to $149,999 : 275

$150,000 to $199,999 : 242

$200,000 or more : 80


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(West Richland City, Washington)

Total : 3,911


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(West Richland City, Washington)

Occupied : 3,520

Vacant : 391


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(West Richland City, Washington)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(West Richland City, Washington)

Built 2005 or later : 365

Built 2000 to 2004 : 526

Built 1990 to 1999 : 1,385

Built 1980 to 1989 : 301

Built 1970 to 1979 : 824

Built 1960 to 1969 : 161

Built 1950 to 1959 : 200

Built 1940 to 1949 : 80

Built 1939 or earlier : 69


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(West Richland City, Washington)

Utility gas : 229

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 40

Electricity : 3,170

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 0

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 37

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 26

No fuel used : 18


(updated 2009)



House Value
(West Richland City, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 115

$10,000 to $14,999 : 15

$15,000 to $19,999 : 23

$20,000 to $24,999 : 62

$25,000 to $29,999 : 0

$30,000 to $34,999 : 48

$35,000 to $39,999 : 16

$40,000 to $49,999 : 54

$50,000 to $59,999 : 44

$60,000 to $69,999 : 12

$70,000 to $79,999 : 29

$80,000 to $89,999 : 26

$90,000 to $99,999 : 24

$100,000 to $124,999 : 310

$125,000 to $149,999 : 426

$150,000 to $174,999 : 308

$175,000 to $199,999 : 268

$200,000 to $249,999 : 398

$250,000 to $299,999 : 280

$300,000 to $399,999 : 268

$400,000 to $499,999 : 107

$500,000 to $749,999 : 62

$750,000 to $999,999 : 16

$1,000,000 or more : 0


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(West Richland 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 : 122

Home equity loan only : 382

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 85

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,738

Housing units without a mortgage : 584


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(West Richland City, Washington)

Built 2005 or later : $245,700

Built 2000 to 2004 : $218,300

Built 1990 to 1999 : $165,000

Built 1980 to 1989 : $119,200

Built 1970 to 1979 : $148,900

Built 1960 to 1969 : $126,800

Built 1950 to 1959 : $84,200

Built 1940 to 1949 : $125,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $108,300


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in West Richland City, Washington: 78.5%

Percentage of Family Households in Washington: 64.4%


(updated 2010)









Median Household Income In 2000 (West Richland City, WA): $57,750
Median Household Income In 2000 (Washington): $45,776


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (West Richland City): $111,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Washington): $158,800


(updated 2010)



Median Gross Rent in 2000 (West Richland City): $601
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Washington): $663


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in West Richland City, Washington

Utility Gas: 0.6%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 0.6%
Electricity: 95.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.4%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 2.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.3%
No Fuel Used: 0.2%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





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Government Analysis

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



Health Care Centers Close To West Richland City, Washington

Tri-cities Home Health


     Address: 1766 Fowler, Suite B, Richland, Washington 99352
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Kennewick General Hosp Hh


     Address: 18 N Auburn, Kennewick, Washington 99336
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 4/10/1985

Prosser Memorial Home Health


     Address: 1239 Meade Avenue, Prosser, Washington 99350
     Ownership: Government - Local
     Certified Date: 6/9/1995

Tlc Home Health


     Address: 645 West Orchard Avenue, Hermiston, Oregon 97838
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 2/12/1986

St Anthony Home Care Services


     Address: 1601 Se Court Ave, Pendleton, Oregon 97801
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 8/15/1973

Hospitals Close To West Richland City, Washington

Kadlec Medical Center


     Address: 888 Swift Blvd, Richland, Washington 99352
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Kennewick General Hospital


     Address: 900 South Auburn Street, Kennewick, Washington 99336
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Lourdes Medical Center


     Address: 520 N Fourth Avenue, Pasco, Washington 99301
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Prosser Memorial Hospital


     Address: 723 Memorial Street, Prosser, Washington 99350
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Good Shepherd Medical Center


     Address: 610 Nw 11th Street, Hermiston, Oregon 97838
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Nursing Homes Close To West Richland City, Washington

Life Care Center Of Richland


     Address: 44 Goethals Drive, Richland, Washington 99352
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 59
     Percent Occupied: 57%

Richland Rehabilitation Center


     Address: 1745 Pike Avenue, Richland, Washington 99352
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 69
     Percent Occupied: 97%

Life Care Center Of Kennewick


     Address: 1508 West Seventh Avenue, Kennewick, Washington 99336
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 98
     Percent Occupied: 72%

Canyon Lakes Restorative And R


     Address: 2702 South Ely, Kennewick, Washington 99337
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 53
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Avalon Health & Rehabilitation Center - Pasco


     Address: 2004 N 22nd Avenue, Pasco, Washington 99301
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 102
     Percent Occupied: 82%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
West Richland City, Washington

Name: Columbia
Address: Richland, WA 99352-0968
Distance: 4 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in West Richland City, Washington

    Retired Workers: 905
    Disabled Workers: 215
    Widowers Workers: 85
    Spouses Workers: 75
    Children Workers: 125


(updated 2007)



Benton County, Washington Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 32.22%
  • Bush & Cheney 66.31%
  • Other 1.48%



(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 West Richland City, Washington citizens.

Relocation to Benton County, WA

8.09 % of Benton County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $43,090

Washington Average 7.86 %

0.07 % residents relocated from other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $31,902

Washington Average 0.26 %

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

  • Franklin County , WA 1.68 % ($34,415 AGI )
  • Yakima County , WA 0.67 % ($31,588 AGI )
  • King County , WA 0.40 % ($47,844 AGI )

Relocation away from Benton County, WA

8.56 % of Benton 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 $43,365

Washington Average 7.07 %

0.09 % residents relocated to other nations. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $52,769

Washington Average 0.16 %

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

  • Franklin County , WA 2.28 % ($37,829 AGI )
  • King County , WA 0.52 % ($34,905 AGI )
  • Yakima County , WA 0.46 % ($32,261 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 West Richland 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 West Richland City, Washington directly or research local government web sites.

Crime in West Richland 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 2 1 1 0 2 2 2 2 1 4 4 0 2
    per 100,000 23 12 11 0 21 20 19 19 9 34 33 0 15
Robbery 2 0 0 1 0 2 0 0 0 2 0 1 1
    per 100,000 23 0 0 11 0 20 0 0 0 17 0 8 8
Assault 5 11 22 9 7 5 2 3 7 8 15 13 12
    per 100,000 59 127 240 96 73 50 19 28 63 68 125 106 93
Burglary 28 26 41 49 41 39 43 30 26 22 52 41 34
    per 100,000 329 301 447 521 425 387 410 281 233 186 433 333 263
Larceny Theft 79 75 86 104 114 132 65 98 144 134 108 97 98
    per 100,000 927 869 938 1,106 1,183 1,310 620 917 1,290 1,132 900 788 759
Vehicle Theft 9 4 6 8 14 6 9 3 11 6 6 2 6
    per 100,000 106 46 65 85 145 60 86 28 99 51 50 16 46
Arson 0 0 0 0 2 3 2 1 1 1 1 1 1
    per 100,000 0 0 0 0 21 30 19 9 9 8 8 8 8
CityMelt Violent Crime Index
U.S. Average = 40
2 3 6 3 2 2 1 1 2 4 5 4 4
CityMelt Property Crime Index
U.S. Average = 277
29 26 33 40 43 45 30 33 46 41 42 35 35
CityMelt Crime Index
U.S. Average = 158
16 15 20 21 23 24 15 17 24 22 23 19 19


(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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