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Demographics Analysis

The people of Ferry County, 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
(Ferry County, Washington)

Male:

Under 5 years : 146

5 to 9 years : 143

10 to 14 years : 317

15 to 17 years : 234

18 and 19 years : 174

20 years : 64

21 years : 21

22 to 24 years : 124

25 to 29 years : 61

30 to 34 years : 193

35 to 39 years : 195

40 to 44 years : 166

45 to 49 years : 250

50 to 54 years : 368

55 to 59 years : 385

60 and 61 years : 65

62 to 64 years : 188

65 and 66 years : 116

67 to 69 years : 149

70 to 74 years : 156

75 to 79 years : 93

80 to 84 years : 46

85 years and over : 58

Female:

Under 5 years : 303

5 to 9 years : 319

10 to 14 years : 179

15 to 17 years : 155

18 and 19 years : 102

20 years : 101

21 years : 0

22 to 24 years : 80

25 to 29 years : 117

30 to 34 years : 135

35 to 39 years : 167

40 to 44 years : 254

45 to 49 years : 278

50 to 54 years : 310

55 to 59 years : 390

60 and 61 years : 42

62 to 64 years : 222

65 and 66 years : 102

67 to 69 years : 100

70 to 74 years : 183

75 to 79 years : 80

80 to 84 years : 36

85 years and over : 77


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Ferry County, Washington)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 3,876

Multiple ancestry : 2,566

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 159

Ancestry not reported : 843


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Ferry County, Washington)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 7,141

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 2

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 52

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 136

Not a U.S. citizen : 113


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Ferry County, Washington)

Total:

Under 5 years : 449

5 to 17 years : 1,347

18 to 24 years : 666

25 to 34 years : 506

35 to 44 years : 782

45 to 54 years : 1,206

55 to 59 years : 775

60 and 61 years : 107

62 to 64 years : 410

65 to 74 years : 806

75 years and over : 390

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 398

5 to 17 years : 930

18 to 24 years : 536

25 to 34 years : 261

35 to 44 years : 373

45 to 54 years : 551

55 to 59 years : 287

60 and 61 years : 47

62 to 64 years : 181

65 to 74 years : 323

75 years and over : 95

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 51

5 to 17 years : 353

18 to 24 years : 130

25 to 34 years : 224

35 to 44 years : 348

45 to 54 years : 625

55 to 59 years : 442

60 and 61 years : 60

62 to 64 years : 213

65 to 74 years : 456

75 years and over : 257

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 5

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 1

35 to 44 years : 11

45 to 54 years : 30

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 7

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 59

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 20

35 to 44 years : 50

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 46

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 16

65 to 74 years : 27

75 years and over : 31


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Ferry County, Washington)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,962

Female : 2,020

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 1,633

Female : 1,526

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 3

Female : 51

Foreign born:

Male : 114

Female : 135


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Ferry County, Washington)

Born in state of residence : 2,852

Born in other state in the United States : 2,767

Native: born outside the United States : 47

Foreign born : 118


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Ferry County, Washington)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,138

Now married, except separated : 1,204

Divorced : 396

Separated : 20

Widowed : 137

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 611

Now married, except separated : 1,573

Divorced : 479

Separated : 40

Widowed : 192

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 11

Now married, except separated : 24

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 14

Foreign born:

Never married : 14

Now married, except separated : 136

Divorced : 24

Separated : 0

Widowed : 24


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 6,665

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 135

Speak English less than "very well" : 25

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 59

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 40

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Korean:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 23

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 9

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 21

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Ferry County, Washington

  • Other Groups: 81   (26.6%)
  • German: 43   (14.1%)
  • French (except Basque): 36   (11.8%)
  • Irish: 36   (11.8%)
  • English: 26   (8.6%)
  • Norwegian: 13   (4.3%)
  • European: 12   (3.9%)
  • Scottish: 11   (3.6%)
  • Swedish: 11   (3.6%)
  • Polish: 8   (2.6%)
  • Swiss: 8   (2.6%)
  • Italian: 4   (1.3%)
  • Dutch: 4   (1.3%)
  • Welsh: 3   (1.0%)
  • Russian: 2   (0.7%)
  • Basque: 2   (0.7%)
  • Scandinavian: 2   (0.7%)
  • Scotch-irish: 2   (0.7%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Ferry County, Washington is 7,444



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Ferry County, Washington: 3,712
Female Population in Ferry County, Washington: 3,732


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Ferry County, Washington: 45.8
Median Female Resident Age in Ferry County, Washington: 44.1


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Washington is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Ferry County, Washington


White


Both sexes

50.9

Male

50.3

Female

51.4

Black or African American


Both sexes

19.0

Male

19.0

Female

19.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

32.9

Male

32.3

Female

34.2

Asian


Both sexes

39.5

Male

35.0

Female

40.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

33.0

Male

33.0

Female

34.5

Other


Both sexes

35.5

Male

40.2

Female

35.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

27.8

Male

25.7

Female

29.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

25.5

Male

21.0

Female

33.3

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

51.1

Male

50.8

Female

51.5


(updated 2010)



Races in Ferry County, Washington


  • White: 5,784
  • African American: 20
  • American Indian: 1,275
  • Asian: 134
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 0
  • Some Other Race: 103
  • Two or More Races: 128



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Ferry County, Washington

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 1   (0.99%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 2   (1.98%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 9th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 3   (2.97%)
  • 11th Grade: 3   (2.97%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 3   (2.97%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 27   (26.73%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 12   (11.88%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 23   (22.77%)
  • Associate Degree: 9   (8.91%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 13   (12.87%)
  • Master's Degree: 3   (2.97%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 2   (1.98%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 0   (0%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 9th Grade: 4   (4.88%)
  • 10th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 11th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 1   (1.22%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 28   (34.15%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 8   (9.76%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 20   (24.39%)
  • Associate Degree: 12   (14.63%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 8   (9.76%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 1   (1.22%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Ferry County, Washington

  • Republic Sch Dist 309


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 30306 E Highway 20, Republic, WA 99166, Phone: (509) 775-3173, Students: 459 )

  • Curlew Sch Dist 050


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 47 Curlew School Rd, Curlew, WA 99118, Phone: (509) 779-4931, Students: 251 )

  • Inchelium Sch Dist 70


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 1 Hornet Ave, Inchelium, WA 99138, Phone: (509) 722-6181, Students: 224 )

  • Orient School District 065


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: 5th And C Street, Orient, WA 99160, Phone: (509) 684-6873, Students: 86 )

  • Keller Schl Dist 003/keller Elem


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 367 Main St, Keller, WA 99140, Phone: (509) 634-4325, Students: 45 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Ferry County, Washington

  • Curlew Elem & High School


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: Po Box 370, Curlew, WA 99118, Phone: (509) 779-4931, Students: 235 )

  • Republic Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: Po Box 30306 E Hwy 20, Republic, WA 99166, Phone: (509) 775-3327, Students: 203 )

  • Inchelium Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-5, Location: 1 Hornet Avenue, Inchelium, WA 99138, Phone: (509) 722-6181, Students: 99 )

  • Orient Elem


    ( Grades: K-8, Location: P.o. Box 1419, Orient, WA 99160, Phone: (509) 684-6873, Students: 86 )

  • Republic Junior High


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: 30306 Highway 20 East, Republic, WA 99166, Phone: (509) 775-3173, Students: 81 )

  • Keller Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: P.o. Box 367, Keller, WA 99140, Phone: (509) 634-4325, Students: 45 )

  • Inchelium Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: 1 Hornet Avenue, Inchelium, WA 99138, Phone: (509) 722-6181, Students: 40 )

  • Republic Parent Partner


    ( Grades: KG-12, Location: 915 Highway 20 E, Republic, WA 99166, Phone: (509) 775-3327, Students: 17 )

  • Curlew Parent Partner


    ( Grades: 1-10, Location: Po Box 370, Curlew, WA 99118, Phone: (509) 779-4931, Students: 16 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Ferry County, Washington

  • Republic Senior High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 30306 Highway 20 E, Republic, WA 99166, Phone: (509) 775-3171, Students: 158 )

  • Inchelium High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1 Hornet Avenue, Inchelium, WA 99138, Phone: (509) 722-6181, Students: 77 )

  • Inchelium Alternative School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 1 Hornet Avenue, Inchelium, WA 99138, Phone: (509) 722-6181, Students: 8 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Ferry County, Washington

  • Republic Community Library


    794 S Clark Ave, Republic, WA 99166

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Ferry County, Washington


  • Antique Car Museum


    17812 N Highway 21, Curlew, WA 99118

  • Ferry County Historical Society


    Pob 287, Republic, WA 99166

  • Husky Auto & Truck Museum


    Po Box 272, Malo, WA 99150

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Ferry County, 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 Ferry County, Washington.

Area Features of Ferry County, Washington


Airport


(1) Avey Field State Airport   (2) Curlew Airport   (3) Fairweather Landing Area   (4) Ferry County Airport   (5) Perry County Memorial Hospital Heliport   (6) Standing Circle R Ranch Airport  

Bay


(1) China Bay   (2) Covington Cove   (3) Fishermans Cove   (4) Jones Bay   (5) Moonbeam Bay  

Beach


(1) Carson Beach  

Bend


(1) Devils Elbow  

Bridge


(1) Curlew Bridge   (2) Kettle River Bridge   (3) Rock Cut Bridge  

Building


(1) Ansorge Hotel Museum   (2) Colville Tribal Emergency Medical Services   (3) Curlew Police Department   (4) Ferry Okanogan County Fire District 13 East Lake Hall   (5) Ferry Okanogan County Fire District 14 Danville Hall   (6) Ferry Okanogan County Fire District 14 Malo Hall   (7) Ferry Okanogan Fire District 14   (8) Ferry Okanogan Fire District 14 Headquarters   (9) Ferry County Courthouse   (10) Ferry County Emergency Medical Services District 1   (11) Ferry County Fire District 13   (12) Ferry County Historical Museum   (13) Ferry County Jail   (14) Joint Protection Ferry County Fire District 3 - Stevens County Fire District 8 Orient   (15) Kettle River Community Health Center   (16) North Ferry County Ambulance   (17) Republic City Hall   (18) Republic Community Library   (19) Stonerose Interpretive Center Eocene Fossil Site  

Cape


(1) Clark Point  

Census


(1) Curlew Census Designated Place   (2) Curlew Lake Census Designated Place   (3) Danville Census Designated Place   (4) Keller Census Designated Place   (5) Laurier Census Designated Place   (6) Malo Census Designated Place   (7) Orient Census Designated Place   (8) Pine Grove Census Designated Place   (9) Torboy Census Designated Place   (10) Twin Lakes Census Designated Place  

Church


(1) First Presbyterian Church   (2) Orient Community Church   (3) Republic Christian Life Center Of The Assemblies Of God   (4) Republic Church Of The Nazarene   (5) Seventh Day Adventist Church   (6) The Church Of Jesus Christ Of Latter Day Saints   (7) Trinity Lutheran Church  

Civil


(1) City Of Republic   (2) Colville Reservation Division   (3) Curlew Division   (4) Ferry County   (5) Republic Division  

Cliff


(1) Camel Bluff   (2) China Bluff   (3) Dodge Point  

Dam


(1) Curlew Lake Dam   (2) Day Mine Tailings Pond Dam  

Falls


(1) Ninemile Falls  

Flat


(1) Friedlander Meadows   (2) Frosty Meadow   (3) Gooseberry Meadow   (4) Longhairs Pasture   (5) Lundimo Meadows   (6) Ninemile Flat   (7) Saint Peter Flat   (8) Sclome Meadow  

Gap


(1) Bear Hide Gap   (2) Boulder Creek Pass   (3) Sherman Pass  

Hospital


(1) Ferry County Memorial Hospital  

Island


(1) Hellgate Island   (2) Wiseman Island   (3) Zipphel Island  

Lake


(1) Buhrig Lake   (2) Cody Lake   (3) Easter Sunday Lake   (4) Empire Lake   (5) Ferry Lake   (6) First Thought Lake   (7) Fish Lake   (8) French Johns Lake   (9) Gilbert Lake   (10) Lake Butte   (11) Lamar Lake   (12) Little Pierre Lake   (13) Little Twin Lakes   (14) Long Lake   (15) Lyman Lake   (16) Malo Lake   (17) Mosquito Lake   (18) Mud Lake   (19) North Twin Lake   (20) Pierre Lake   (21) Pittman Lake   (22) Sanpoil Lake   (23) Sanpoil River Arm   (24) South Twin Lake   (25) Summit Lake   (26) Swan Lake   (27) Taylor Lake   (28) Ward Lake  

Locale


(1) Black Beach Recreational Vehicle Resort   (2) Buckskin Creek Campground   (3) C M Pardey Ranch   (4) Churchill Lookout   (5) Cody Butte Lookout   (6) Columbia Mountain Lookout   (7) Curlew Administration Site   (8) Curlew Civilian Conservation Center   (9) Curlew Job Corps Wastewater Treatment Plant   (10) Curlew Lake Campground   (11) Danville Port Of Entry   (12) Deer Creek Summit Campground   (13) Eagle Track Raceway   (14) Ferry   (15) Ferry - Midway Port Of Entry   (16) Ferry County Fairgrounds   (17) Ferry Lake Campground   (18) Fisher Creek Cabin   (19) Fisherman S Cove Resort Recreational Vehicle Park   (20) Gold Mountain Lookout   (21) Hidden Beach Campground   (22) Hughes   (23) Hurlburt   (24) Laurier Port Of Entry   (25) Long Lake Campground   (26) Lynx Creek Lookout   (27) Miller S Recreational Vehicle Park   (28) Ninemile   (29) Orient Ranger Station   (30) Orient Work Center   (31) Paint Rock Lookout   (32) Pierre Lake Campground   (33) Ranald Macdonald Historical Site   (34) Republic Wastewater Treatment Plant   (35) Rock Cut   (36) Rocky Point Campground   (37) Ryan Cabin   (38) Sherman Pass Campground   (39) Snowshoe Camp   (40) Summit Guard Station   (41) Swan Lake Campground   (42) Thirteenmile Campground   (43) Tiffany Resort Recreational Vehicle Park   (44) Torboy Transfer Station Solid Waste Facility   (45) Twentyone Mile Campground   (46) Vulcan Lookout   (47) White Mountain Lookout  

Mine


(1) Big Iron Mine   (2) California Mine   (3) Churchill Mine   (4) Consolidated Mines   (5) Cooper Butte Mine   (6) Easter Sunday Mine   (7) First Thought Mine   (8) Flag Hill Mine   (9) Globe Mine   (10) Hidden Treasure Mine   (11) Keno Mine   (12) Kettle River Mine   (13) Kettle River Quarry   (14) Key East And West Pit Mine   (15) Knob Hill Mine   (16) Meadow Creek Mine   (17) Pacific Mutual Mines   (18) Red Lion Mine   (19) Scotia Mine   (20) Shamrock Mine   (21) Talisman Mine   (22) Tom Thumb Mine   (23) Torboy Pit   (24) White Horse Mine  

Park


(1) Curlew Lake State Park   (2) Dollar Mountain Burn Game Preserve   (3) Lake Roosevelt National Recreation Area  

Pillar


(1) Eagle Rock  

Populated Place


(1) Aeneas   (2) Curlew   (3) Danville   (4) Dulwich   (5) Eastside Trailer Court   (6) Goldstake   (7) Grahams Mobile Home Park   (8) Karamin   (9) Keller   (10) Laurier   (11) Log Cabin Resort Mobile Home Park   (12) Malo   (13) Malo Trailer Court   (14) Orient   (15) Pollard   (16) Republic   (17) Torboy   (18) Toroda   (19) West Fork  

Post Office


(1) Curlew Post Office   (2) Danville Post Office   (3) Laurier Post Office   (4) Malo Post Office   (5) Orient Post Office   (6) Republic Post Office  

Range


(1) Kettle River Range   (2) Sand Hills  

Reservoir


(1) Curlew Lake   (2) Twin Lakes  

Ridge


(1) Gold Mountain Ridge   (2) Huckleberry Ridge   (3) North Boulder Ridge   (4) Oregon City Ridge   (5) Scalawag Ridge   (6) Taylor Ridge   (7) Timber Ridge   (8) Watson Ridge   (9) Whitestone Ridge  

School


(1) Curlew High And Elementary School   (2) Keller Elementary School   (3) Orient Elementary School   (4) Republic Elementary School   (5) Republic Junior-senior High School  

Spring


(1) Bear Spring   (2) Cold Spring   (3) Green Spring   (4) Louis Spring   (5) Noonday Spring   (6) Russell Spring   (7) Sixmile Spring Historical   (8) Slide Spring   (9) Table Spring   (10) Tamarack Spring   (11) Tanker Chance Spring  

Stream


(1) Aeneas Creek   (2) Alice Creek   (3) Alkali Creek   (4) Anderson Creek   (5) Art Creek   (6) Bacon Creek   (7) Bamber Creek   (8) Barrett Creek   (9) Bear Creek   (10) Beaver Dam Creek   (11) Boulder Creek   (12) Bracken Creek   (13) Bridge Creek   (14) Brody Creek   (15) Brush Creek   (16) Butte Fork   (17) Cabin Creek   (18) Cache Creek   (19) Camel Creek   (20) Camp Creek   (21) Canteen Creek   (22) Capoose Creek   (23) Carson Creek   (24) Catherine Creek   (25) Cobey Creek   (26) Cook Creek   (27) Copper Creek   (28) Cottonwood Creek   (29) Cougar Creek   (30) Cow Creek   (31) Cub Creek   (32) Curlew Creek   (33) Day Creek   (34) Deadhorse Creek   (35) Deep Creek   (36) Deerhorn Creek   (37) Dick Creek   (38) Dry Creek   (39) East Deer Creek   (40) Elbow Creek   (41) Emanuel Creek   (42) Empire Creek   (43) Fay Creek   (44) Fir Creek   (45) First Creek   (46) Fisher Creek   (47) Fortymile Creek   (48) Gardner Creek   (49) Gibson Creek   (50) Goat Creek   (51) Gold Creek   (52) Golden Harvest Creek   (53) Goosmus Creek   (54) Granite Creek   (55) Grizzly Creek   (56) Henry Creek   (57) Herron Creek   (58) Hoot Creek   (59) Hunter Creek   (60) Independent Creek   (61) Indian Creek   (62) Iron Creek   (63) Jack Creek   (64) Jenny Creek   (65) Jerred Creek   (66) John Tom Creek   (67) Johns Mountain Creek   (68) Jones Creek   (69) July Creek   (70) Jungle Creek   (71) Kerry Creek   (72) King Creek   (73) Klondyke Creek   (74) Laddie Creek   (75) Lafleur Creek   (76) Lambert Creek   (77) Lime Creek   (78) Limestone Creek   (79) Little Boulder Creek   (80) Little Goosmus Creek   (81) Little Ninemile Creek   (82) Little Wilmont Creek   (83) Lone Ranch Creek   (84) Long Alec Creek   (85) Lost Creek   (86) Louie Creek   (87) Manila Creek   (88) Manley Creek   (89) Maple Creek   (90) Martin Creek   (91) Mcallister Creek   (92) Mcgahee Creek   (93) Mcmann Creek   (94) Meadow Creek   (95) Mick Creek   (96) Middle Fork Little Boulder Creek   (97) Middle Fork O Brien Creek   (98) Middle Fork Sanpoil River   (99) Midget Creek   (100) Mires Creek   (101) Ninemile Creek   (102) Nineteenmile Creek   (103) North Creek   (104) North Fork Boulder Creek   (105) North Fork Day Creek   (106) North Fork Deep Creek   (107) North Fork Goosmus Creek   (108) North Fork Granite Creek   (109) North Fork Hall Creek   (110) North Fork Little Boulder Creek   (111) North Fork Lone Ranch Creek   (112) North Fork O Brien Creek   (113) North Fork Saint Peter Creek   (114) North Fork Sanpoil River   (115) North Fork Sherman Creek   (116) North Fork Threemile Creek   (117) North Fork Trout Creek   (118) North Nanamkin Creek   (119) O Brien Creek   (120) Ogle Creek   (121) Olds Creek   (122) Onion Creek   (123) Owl Creek   (124) Pack Creek   (125) Pass Creek   (126) Pelky Creek   (127) Pierre Creek   (128) Pollock Creek   (129) Rabbit Creek   (130) Rincom Creek   (131) Roaring Creek   (132) Rock Creek   (133) Roesheisen Creek   (134) Saint Peter Creek   (135) Sand Creek   (136) Sanpoil River   (137) Scatter Creek   (138) Sclome Creek   (139) Second Creek   (140) Seventeenmile Creek   (141) Shasket Creek   (142) Shovel Creek   (143) Silver Creek   (144) Sitdown Creek   (145) Skiffington Creek   (146) Sleepy Hollow Creek   (147) Slide Creek   (148) Snow Cap Creek   (149) Snowshoe Creek   (150) South Fork Boulder Creek   (151) South Fork Day Creek   (152) South Fork Little Boulder Creek   (153) South Fork Ninemile Creek   (154) South Fork O Brien Creek   (155) South Fork Saint Peter Creek   (156) South Fork Sanpoil River   (157) South Fork Threemile Creek   (158) South Fork Trout Creek   (159) South Nanamkin Creek   (160) South Seventeenmile Creek   (161) Stall Creek   (162) Stub Creek   (163) Sucker Creek   (164) Sunset Creek   (165) Tenas Mary Creek   (166) Tenmile Creek   (167) Tepee Creek   (168) Third Creek   (169) Thirteenmile Creek   (170) Thirtymile Creek   (171) Three Forks Creek   (172) Togo Creek   (173) Tonasket Creek   (174) Tonata Creek   (175) Toroda Creek   (176) Trout Creek   (177) Twentyfive Mile Creek   (178) Twentyone Mile Creek   (179) Twentythree Mile Creek   (180) Wells Creek   (181) West Deer Creek   (182) West Fork Granite Creek   (183) West Fork Hall Creek   (184) West Fork Sanpoil River   (185) West Fork Trout Creek   (186) Wheeler Creek   (187) White Creek   (188) Whitestone Creek   (189) Williams Creek  

Summit


(1) Albian Hill   (2) Bald Knob   (3) Bald Mountain   (4) Bald Peak   (5) Barnaby Buttes   (6) Barrett Butte   (7) Bear Mountain   (8) Belcher Mountain   (9) Billy Goat Mountain   (10) Bitterfoot Mountain   (11) Boundary Mountain   (12) Bowen Mountain   (13) Brown Mountain   (14) Bulldog Mountain   (15) Camel Back   (16) Carson Mountain   (17) Churchill Mountain   (18) Coco Mountain   (19) Cody Butte   (20) Columbia Mountain   (21) Contention Hill   (22) Cooke Mountain   (23) Copper Butte   (24) Copper Mountain   (25) Cornell Butte   (26) Corner Butte   (27) Cougar Mountain   (28) Drummer Mountain   (29) Dry Mountain   (30) Dugout Mountain   (31) Edds Mountain   (32) Fire Mountain   (33) First Thought Mountain   (34) Franson Peak   (35) Gibraltar Mountain   (36) Gold Hill   (37) Gold Mountain   (38) Granite Mountain   (39) Green Mountain   (40) Grizzly Mountain   (41) Grouse Mountain   (42) Hope Mountain   (43) Horns Mountain   (44) Hungry Hill   (45) Independent Mountain   (46) Iron Mountain   (47) Jasper Mountain   (48) Jim Mountain   (49) Johns Mountain   (50) Jumbo Mountain   (51) Jungle Hill   (52) King Mountain   (53) Klondike Mountain   (54) Lambert Mountain   (55) Little Vulcan Mountain   (56) Lynx Mountain   (57) Marble Mountain   (58) Mckinley Mountain   (59) Midnight Mountain   (60) Mile Mountain   (61) Mineral Mountain   (62) Mount Elizabeth   (63) Mount Leona   (64) Mount Tolman   (65) Mount Washington   (66) Murphy Hill   (67) Owl Mountain   (68) Paint Rock   (69) Paradise Peak   (70) Profanity Peak   (71) Quartz Mountain   (72) Rabbit Mountain   (73) Rocky Mountain   (74) Ryan Hill   (75) Scar Mountain   (76) Sclome Mountain   (77) Sentinel Butte   (78) Seventeenmile Mountain   (79) Sheep Mountain   (80) Sherman Peak   (81) Sitdown Mountain   (82) Snow Peak   (83) South Seventeenmile Mountain   (84) Stickpin Hill   (85) Storm King Mountain   (86) Strawberry Mountain   (87) Summit Mountain   (88) Swan Butte   (89) Thirteenmile Mountain   (90) Togo Mountain   (91) Tonasket Mountain   (92) Toulou Mountain   (93) U S Mountain   (94) Vulcan Mountain   (95) Wapaloosie Mountain   (96) White Mountain   (97) Whitestone Mountain  

Swamp


(1) Copper Lakes   (2) Twin Lakes Reservoir  

Tower


(1) Quartz Mountain Lookout Tower  

Trail


(1) Canteen Trail   (2) Cobey Trail Historical   (3) Daisy Trail   (4) Dugout Lookout Trail Historical   (5) Ferry Lake Trail   (6) Golden Harvest Trail   (7) Goodrich Trail   (8) Hall Creek Road   (9) Rattlesnake Road   (10) Seventeenmile Trail   (11) Snyder Trail   (12) Storm King Trail   (13) Swan Lake Trail   (14) Tenmile Trail   (15) Thirteenmile Hiking Trail   (16) Thirteenmile Road   (17) White Mountain Trail Historical  

Valley


(1) Box Canyon   (2) Hell Gate Canyon   (3) Liberty Canyon   (4) Moyer Canyon   (5) Penix Canyon   (6) Rattlesnake Gulch   (7) Redford Canyon   (8) Refrigerator Canyon   (9) Wynhoff Canyon  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Ferry County, Washington

99166 (pop. 2,955) 99138 (pop. 1,173) 99118 (pop. 1,165)
99140 (pop. 439) 99150 (pop. 275) 99121 (pop. 137)
99160 (pop. 115) 99146 (pop. 44)  


Counties Nearby Ferry County, Washington

Stevens County, WA  (pop. 43,508) 31.7 Miles
Okanogan County, WA  (pop. 41,260) 48.5 Miles



Area Code(s) in Ferry County, Washington

509



Elevation in Ferry County, Washington is 4,160.0 ft. (1,268.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Ferry County, Washington

Lat: 48.495464 N        Long: -118.523636 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 8   (8.0%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 6   (6.0%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 12   (12.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 4   (4.0%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 16   (16.0%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 5   (5.0%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 30   (30.0%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 9   (9.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 4   (4.0%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 2   (2.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 2   (2.0%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 2   (2.0%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Ferry County, Washington)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 1,772

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 99

In 3-person carpool : 30

In 4-person carpool : 22

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 11

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 : 14

Bicycle : 5

Walked : 110

Other means : 15

Worked at home : 303


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Ferry County, Washington)

Less than 5 minutes : 244

5 to 9 minutes : 176

10 to 14 minutes : 298

15 to 19 minutes : 207

20 to 24 minutes : 177

25 to 29 minutes : 202

30 to 34 minutes : 177

35 to 39 minutes : 78

40 to 44 minutes : 54

45 to 59 minutes : 142

60 to 89 minutes : 215

90 or more minutes : 108


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Ferry County, Washington)

With Social Security income : 1,024

No Social Security income : 1,468


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Ferry County, Washington)

With retirement income : 677

No retirement income : 1,815


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Ferry County, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 92

$10,000 to $14,999 : 94

$15,000 to $19,999 : 141

$20,000 to $24,999 : 121

$25,000 to $29,999 : 69

$30,000 to $34,999 : 160

$35,000 to $39,999 : 134

$40,000 to $44,999 : 100

$45,000 to $49,999 : 164

$50,000 to $59,999 : 149

$60,000 to $74,999 : 194

$75,000 to $99,999 : 180

$100,000 to $124,999 : 102

$125,000 to $149,999 : 28

$150,000 to $199,999 : 22

$200,000 or more : 12


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Ferry County, Washington)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $43,529


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Ferry County, Washington

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 55  (64.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 1  (1.2%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 3  (3.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 2  (2.3%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 22  (25.6%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 31  (56.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 6  (10.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 16  (29.1%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 0  (0.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Ferry County, Washington

Employed: 2,642
Unemployed: 276



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Ferry County, Washington

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 40.2%
  • Other: 59.8%



Water Usage In Ferry County, Washington

Ground Water

 
Fresh 2.23 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 2.23 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 3.80 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 3.80 Mgal/d





There are 170 Farms In Ferry County, Washington


(updated 2008)



Banks In Ferry County, Washington

Washington Federal, National Association - 1 Branches


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

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Ferry County, Washington

  • Grand Forks Airport


    (about 36.2 miles in Danville, Washington; Airport Code: ZGF)

  • Omak Airport


    (about 45.7 miles in Omak, Washington; Airport Code: OMK)

  • Wilbur Airport


    (about 52.3 miles in Almira, Washington; Airport Code: WIB)

  • Anderson Field


    (about 61.3 miles in Brewster, Washington; Airport Code: WA9)

  • Castlegar


    (about 68.5 miles in Northport, Washington; Airport Code: YCG)

  • Castlegar West Kootenay Regional


    (about 68.5 miles in Northport, Washington; Airport Code: YCG)

  • Isaacson


    (about 69.6 miles in Fairchild Afb, Washington; Airport Code: WA4)

  • Mansfield Airport


    (about 69.9 miles in Mansfield, Washington; Airport Code: WA2)

  • Fairchild AFB


    (about 72.8 miles in Fairchild Afb, Washington; Airport Code: SKA)

  • Methow Valley State


    (about 74.5 miles in Twisp, Washington; Airport Code: WA5)

  • Spokane International


    (about 75.8 miles in Spokane, Washington; Airport Code: GEG)

  • Lake Chelan


    (about 78.5 miles in Chelan Falls, Washington; Airport Code: VWE)

  • Chelan Municipal


    (about 78.5 miles in Chelan Falls, Washington; Airport Code: VWE)

  • Felts Field


    (about 79.1 miles in City Of Spokane Valley, Washington; Airport Code: SFF)

  • Penticton Airport


    (about 82.9 miles in Oroville, Washington; Airport Code: YYF)

  • Chelan Seaplane Landing


    (about 83.3 miles in Chelan Falls, Washington; Airport Code: WA7)

  • Waterville Airport


    (about 91.5 miles in Orondo, Washington; Airport Code: ZXZ)

  • Coeur d'Alene - Pappy Boyington Field


    (about 93.1 miles in Coeur D Alene, Idaho; Airport Code: COE)

  • Ephrata Municipal


    (about 94.1 miles in Ephrata, Washington; Airport Code: EPH)

  • Ephrata


    (about 94.2 miles in Ephrata, Washington; Airport Code: EPH)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Ferry County, Washington

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

47.45%

Carpooled

3.65%

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

0.0%

Walked

13.14%

Other Means

8.76%

Worked At Home

27.01%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 1,448

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 69

Female householder, no husband present : 245

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 564

Householder not living alone : 166


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Ferry County, Washington)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 56

Female householder and female partner : 11

Female householder and male partner : 88

All other households : 2,337


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Ferry County, Washington)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,217

Renter-occupied housing units : 231

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 46

Renter-occupied housing units : 23

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 161

Renter-occupied housing units : 84

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 401

Renter-occupied housing units : 329


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Ferry County, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 264

$10,000 to $14,999 : 169

$15,000 to $19,999 : 226

$20,000 to $24,999 : 200

$25,000 to $29,999 : 136

$30,000 to $34,999 : 201

$35,000 to $39,999 : 211

$40,000 to $44,999 : 130

$45,000 to $49,999 : 184

$50,000 to $59,999 : 156

$60,000 to $74,999 : 229

$75,000 to $99,999 : 199

$100,000 to $124,999 : 118

$125,000 to $149,999 : 31

$150,000 to $199,999 : 22

$200,000 or more : 16


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Ferry County, Washington)

Total : 3,972


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Ferry County, Washington)

Occupied : 2,492

Vacant : 1,480


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Ferry County, Washington)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Ferry County, Washington)

Built 2005 or later : 43

Built 2000 to 2004 : 196

Built 1990 to 1999 : 557

Built 1980 to 1989 : 795

Built 1970 to 1979 : 970

Built 1960 to 1969 : 530

Built 1950 to 1959 : 311

Built 1940 to 1949 : 163

Built 1939 or earlier : 407


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Ferry County, Washington)

Utility gas : 44

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 203

Electricity : 726

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 115

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 1,341

Solar energy : 9

Other fuel : 53

No fuel used : 1


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Ferry County, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 64

$10,000 to $14,999 : 46

$15,000 to $19,999 : 4

$20,000 to $24,999 : 30

$25,000 to $29,999 : 7

$30,000 to $34,999 : 16

$35,000 to $39,999 : 0

$40,000 to $49,999 : 59

$50,000 to $59,999 : 65

$60,000 to $69,999 : 48

$70,000 to $79,999 : 62

$80,000 to $89,999 : 95

$90,000 to $99,999 : 79

$100,000 to $124,999 : 248

$125,000 to $149,999 : 263

$150,000 to $174,999 : 150

$175,000 to $199,999 : 114

$200,000 to $249,999 : 194

$250,000 to $299,999 : 84

$300,000 to $399,999 : 59

$400,000 to $499,999 : 41

$500,000 to $749,999 : 62

$750,000 to $999,999 : 18

$1,000,000 or more : 17


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Ferry County, 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 : 19

Home equity loan only : 86

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 5

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 646

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,069


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Ferry County, Washington)

Built 2005 or later : $175,800

Built 2000 to 2004 : $122,800

Built 1990 to 1999 : $145,800

Built 1980 to 1989 : $140,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $114,100

Built 1960 to 1969 : $140,700

Built 1950 to 1959 : $129,500

Built 1940 to 1949 : $95,000

Built 1939 or earlier : $105,400


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Ferry County, Washington: 64.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Washington: 64.4%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Ferry County, 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 28 28 $1,997,820
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

28 28 $1,997,820
2000        
  Single Family 31 31 $3,459,827
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 2 15 $633,011
  Total

33 46 $4,092,838
2001        
  Single Family 31 31 $3,066,873
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

31 31 $3,066,873
2002        
  Single Family 19 19 $2,045,355
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

19 19 $2,045,355
2003        
  Single Family 19 19 $1,727,901
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

19 19 $1,727,901
2004        
  Single Family 33 33 $4,448,067
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

33 33 $4,448,067
2005        
  Single Family 32 32 $3,518,718
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

32 32 $3,518,718
2006        
  Single Family 24 24 $2,548,626
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

24 24 $2,548,626


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Ferry County, WA): $35,250
Median Household Income In 2000 (Washington): $45,776


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Ferry County): $125,000
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Washington): $158,800


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Ferry County, Washington

Utility Gas: 0.0%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 3.0%
Electricity: 20.8%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 5.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 66.3%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 2.0%
No Fuel Used: 3.0%


(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Ferry County, Washington

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 9.52%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 6.75%
  • Other institutional facilities : 3.57%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 80.16%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Ferry County): $0
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Washington): $663
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Ferry County): $597


(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 Ferry County, Washington are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Ferry County, Washington

Ne Washington Health Programs Hh


     Address: East 509 Main, Chewelah, Washington 99109
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 6/1/1978

Okanogan Regional Hh & Hp


     Address: 800 South Jasmine #2, Omak, Washington 98841
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 1/1/1976

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 Ferry County, Washington

St Joseph's Hospital Of Chewelah


     Address: 500 East Webster, Chewelah, Washington 99109
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Mount Carmel Hospital


     Address: 982 East Columbia, Colville, Washington 99114
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Lincoln Hospital


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

Sacred Heart Medical Center


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

Holy Family Hospital


     Address: 5633 North Lidgerwood, Spokane, Washington 99208
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nursing Homes Close To Ferry County, Washington

Pinewood Terrace Nursing Ctr


     Address: 1000 East Elep Street, Colville, Washington 99114
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 81
     Percent Occupied: 88%

Buena Vista


     Address: 151 Buena Vista Drive, Colville, Washington 99114
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 40
     Percent Occupied: 100%

St Joseph Hospital Of Chewelah


     Address: East 500 Webster, Chewelah, Washington 99109
     Ownership: Non Profit - Church Related
     Number of Residents: 37
     Percent Occupied: 93%

Harmony House Health Care Ctr


     Address: 100 River Plaza, Brewster, Washington 98812
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 54
     Percent Occupied: 100%

North Valley Hospital


     Address: 203 South Western Avenue, Tonasket, Washington 98855
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District
     Number of Residents: 53
     Percent Occupied: 91%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Ferry County, Washington

Name: Columbia
Address: Richland, WA 99352-0968
Distance: 159 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Ferry County, Washington

    Retired Workers: 985
    Disabled Workers: 305
    Widowers Workers: 130
    Spouses Workers: 85
    Children Workers: 115


(updated 2007)



Ferry County, Washington Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 35.95%
  • Bush & Cheney 60.43%
  • Other 3.63%



(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 Ferry County, Washington citizens.

Relocation to Ferry County, WA

9.78 % of Ferry County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $34,829

Washington Average 7.86 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Spokane County , WA 1.25 % ($30,519 AGI )
  • Stevens County , WA 1.16 % ($30,200 AGI )
  • Okanogan County , WA 0.65 % ($23,000 AGI )
  • King County , WA 0.56 % ($53,000 AGI )
  • Snohomish County , WA 0.56 % ($12,167 AGI )

Relocation away from Ferry County, WA

9.61 % of Ferry 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 $26,198

Washington Average 7.07 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Spokane County , WA 1.63 % ($19,457 AGI )
  • Stevens County , WA 1.21 % ($32,692 AGI )
  • King County , WA 0.70 % ($20,200 AGI )
  • Okanogan County , WA 0.70 % ($21,133 AGI )
  • Snohomish County , WA 0.51 % ($10,455 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 Ferry County, Washington is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Ferry County, Washington


On 04/05/1972, a tornado touched down 20.68 miles from the center of Ferry County, Washington. The tornado was rated a category 2 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $5,000 to $50,000.

On 07/21/1997, a tornado touched down 22.84 miles from the center of Ferry County, Washington. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 07/21/1997, a tornado touched down 22.84 miles from the center of Ferry County, Washington. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Ferry County, Washington

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
06/28/1998, 01:10 pm 0 0 $5K --
05/26/1998, 06:00 pm 0 0 $4M --
         
Heavy Rain        
06/24/1999, 07:00 pm 0 0 $5K --
         
Lightning        
08/06/1997, 05:00 pm 0 0 $20K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/10/1998, 09:28 pm 0 0 $10K --
07/05/1997, 06:00 pm 0 0 $5K --
07/05/1997, 05:55 pm 0 0 $5K --
         
Wild Fires        
08/21/1998, 10:00 pm 0 0 $50K $60K
         



Tornados In Ferry County, Washington

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  1997-07-21 5 100 1 0 0 $10K --





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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 Ferry County, Washington directly or research local government web sites.

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 Ferry County, Washington


  • Ferry County Jail


    65 North Jefferson Street, Republic, WA 99166
    Capacity: 40
    Confined: 18
    Avg. Population: 15
    Year Built: 1986
    Year Renovated: 2003


(updated 2006)



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