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Demographics Analysis

The people of Skamania 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
(Skamania County, Washington)

Male:

Under 5 years : 252

5 to 9 years : 366

10 to 14 years : 361

15 to 17 years : 272

18 and 19 years : 174

20 years : 129

21 years : 11

22 to 24 years : 111

25 to 29 years : 254

30 to 34 years : 231

35 to 39 years : 406

40 to 44 years : 297

45 to 49 years : 483

50 to 54 years : 492

55 to 59 years : 441

60 and 61 years : 183

62 to 64 years : 178

65 and 66 years : 92

67 to 69 years : 121

70 to 74 years : 212

75 to 79 years : 125

80 to 84 years : 54

85 years and over : 46

Female:

Under 5 years : 220

5 to 9 years : 330

10 to 14 years : 380

15 to 17 years : 212

18 and 19 years : 84

20 years : 63

21 years : 71

22 to 24 years : 150

25 to 29 years : 242

30 to 34 years : 312

35 to 39 years : 351

40 to 44 years : 376

45 to 49 years : 457

50 to 54 years : 539

55 to 59 years : 546

60 and 61 years : 198

62 to 64 years : 190

65 and 66 years : 88

67 to 69 years : 179

70 to 74 years : 95

75 to 79 years : 147

80 to 84 years : 85

85 years and over : 60


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Skamania County, Washington)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 4,390

Multiple ancestry : 3,727

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 19

Ancestry not reported : 2,530


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 10,232

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 45

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 94

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 127

Not a U.S. citizen : 168


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Skamania County, Washington)

Total:

Under 5 years : 472

5 to 17 years : 1,921

18 to 24 years : 793

25 to 34 years : 1,039

35 to 44 years : 1,430

45 to 54 years : 1,971

55 to 59 years : 987

60 and 61 years : 381

62 to 64 years : 368

65 to 74 years : 787

75 years and over : 517

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 343

5 to 17 years : 1,047

18 to 24 years : 467

25 to 34 years : 451

35 to 44 years : 548

45 to 54 years : 576

55 to 59 years : 285

60 and 61 years : 54

62 to 64 years : 112

65 to 74 years : 260

75 years and over : 119

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 129

5 to 17 years : 867

18 to 24 years : 293

25 to 34 years : 492

35 to 44 years : 813

45 to 54 years : 1,329

55 to 59 years : 637

60 and 61 years : 282

62 to 64 years : 252

65 to 74 years : 501

75 years and over : 375

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 10

25 to 34 years : 28

35 to 44 years : 0

45 to 54 years : 19

55 to 59 years : 39

60 and 61 years : 35

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 8

75 years and over : 0

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 7

18 to 24 years : 23

25 to 34 years : 68

35 to 44 years : 69

45 to 54 years : 47

55 to 59 years : 26

60 and 61 years : 10

62 to 64 years : 4

65 to 74 years : 18

75 years and over : 23


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Skamania County, Washington)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 2,197

Female : 2,065

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 2,944

Female : 3,026

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 7

Female : 132

Foreign born:

Male : 143

Female : 152


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Skamania County, Washington)

Born in state of residence : 4,028

Born in other state in the United States : 5,408

Native: born outside the United States : 100

Foreign born : 188


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,037

Now married, except separated : 1,409

Divorced : 441

Separated : 50

Widowed : 168

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 796

Now married, except separated : 3,171

Divorced : 1,043

Separated : 26

Widowed : 185

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 10

Now married, except separated : 129

Divorced : 0

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 102

Now married, except separated : 128

Divorced : 28

Separated : 0

Widowed : 34


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 9,676

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 223

Speak English less than "very well" : 187

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 17

Speak English less than "very well" : 2

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Scandinavian languages:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Russian:

Speak English "very well" : 5

Speak English less than "very well" : 6

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 3

Hindi:

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Chinese:

Speak English "very well" : 3

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Japanese:

Speak English "very well" : 2

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Tagalog:

Speak English "very well" : 8

Speak English less than "very well" : 7

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 7

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 11

Speak English less than "very well" : 13


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Skamania County, Washington

  • German: 37   (20.1%)
  • English: 31   (16.8%)
  • Swedish: 27   (14.7%)
  • Irish: 16   (8.7%)
  • Other Groups: 16   (8.7%)
  • Finnish: 12   (6.5%)
  • Norwegian: 8   (4.3%)
  • Danish: 8   (4.3%)
  • Canadian: 7   (3.8%)
  • Scottish: 6   (3.3%)
  • Scotch-irish: 6   (3.3%)
  • Dutch: 5   (2.7%)
  • Hungarian: 3   (1.6%)
  • French (except Basque): 2   (1.1%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Skamania County, Washington is 10,666



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Skamania County, Washington: 5,291
Female Population in Skamania County, Washington: 5,375


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Skamania County, Washington: 41.3
Median Female Resident Age in Skamania County, Washington: 43.5


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Washington is 37


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Skamania County, Washington


White


Both sexes

45.1

Male

45.2

Female

44.9

Black or African American


Both sexes

17.5

Male

13.5

Female

28.0

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

39.2

Male

41.3

Female

37.7

Asian


Both sexes

45.0

Male

30.0

Female

50.0

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

45.5

Male

22.0

Female

46.5

Other


Both sexes

28.0

Male

28.3

Female

27.8

Two or More Races


Both sexes

21.1

Male

20.0

Female

21.3

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

23.5

Male

19.0

Female

26.2

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

45.7

Male

46.0

Female

45.4


(updated 2010)



Races in Skamania County, Washington


  • White: 9,724
  • African American: 15
  • American Indian: 241
  • Asian: 59
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 37
  • Some Other Race: 413
  • Two or More Races: 177



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • 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: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 11th Grade: 3   (5.56%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 4   (7.41%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 12   (22.22%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 5   (9.26%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 16   (29.63%)
  • Associate Degree: 5   (9.26%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 9   (16.67%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)

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: 0   (0%)
  • 10th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 11th Grade: 0   (0%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 0   (0%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 32   (52.46%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 4   (6.56%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 18   (29.51%)
  • Associate Degree: 2   (3.28%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 3   (4.92%)
  • Master's Degree: 0   (0%)
  • Professional School Degree: 2   (3.28%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 0   (0%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Skamania County, Washington

  • Stevenson-carson Sch Dist 303


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 350 Nw Bulldog Dr, Stevenson, WA 98648, Phone: (509) 427-5674, Students: 1,069 )

  • Skamania School District 2


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 122 Butler Loop Rd, Stevenson, WA 98648, Phone: (509) 427-8239, Students: 72 )

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

  • Carson Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: P.o. Box 850, Stevenson, WA 98648, Phone: (509) 427-5939, Students: 273 )

  • Stevenson Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: P.o. Box 850, Stevenson, WA 98648, Phone: (509) 427-5672, Students: 221 )

  • Wind River Middle School


    ( Grades: 7-8, Location: P.o. Box 850, Stevenson, WA 98648, Phone: (509) 427-8952, Students: 159 )

  • Skamania Elementary


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: 122 Butler Loop Road, Stevenson, WA 98648, Phone: (509) 527-8239, Students: 72 )

  • Preschool


    ( Grades: K-K, Location: Po Box 850, Stevenson, WA 98648, Phone: (509) 427-5674, Students: 20 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Skamania County, Washington

  • Stevenson High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: P.o. Box 850, Stevenson, WA 98648, Phone: (509) 427-5631, Students: 396 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Skamania County, Washington

  • North Bonneville Community Library


    M-17 Cascade Drive, North Bonneville, WA 98639

  • Stevenson Community Library


    120 Nw Vancouver Avenue, Stevenson, WA 98648

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Skamania County, Washington


(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

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

Area Features of Skamania County, Washington


Airport


(1) Key Way Airport  

Area


(1) Steamboat Mountain Research Natural Area  

Bar


(1) Gold Dust Rock  

Basin


(1) Greenleaf Basin   (2) Indian Heaven  

Bay


(1) Rock Cove  

Building


(1) Mill A Volunteer Fire Department   (2) North Country Emergency Medical Services Pine Creek Station   (3) Skamania County Emergency Medical Services   (4) Skamania County Fire District 1 Station 1 Carson   (5) Skamania County Fire District 1 Station 2 Carson   (6) Skamania County Fire District 1 Station 3 - Trout Creek   (7) Skamania County Fire District 2   (8) Skamania County Fire District 5 North Bonneville   (9) Skamania County Sheriff S Office   (10) Stevenson City Fire Department  

Cape


(1) Collins Point   (2) Sheridan Point  

Cemetery


(1) Iman Cemetery  

Census


(1) Carson Census Designated Place  

Civil


(1) Carson-underwood Division   (2) City Of North Bonneville   (3) City Of Stevenson   (4) North Bonneville Division   (5) North Skamania Division   (6) Skamania County   (7) Stevenson Division  

Cliff


(1) Breezy Point   (2) Eagle Cliffs   (3) Point 3670   (4) Red Bluffs  

Crater


(1) East Crater   (2) West Crater  

Dam


(1) B And W Pond Dam Number One   (2) B And W Pond Dam Number Three   (3) Berge Reservoir Dam   (4) Hemlock Dam Historical   (5) Little Brush Lake Dam   (6) Little White Salmon Hatchery Dam   (7) Woodard Dam  

Falls


(1) Curly Creek Falls   (2) Falls Creek Falls   (3) Hardy Falls   (4) Langfield Falls   (5) Little Niagara Falls   (6) Lower Falls   (7) Middle Falls   (8) Paradise Falls   (9) Rodney Falls   (10) Shipherd Falls   (11) Twin Falls   (12) Upper Falls  

Flat


(1) Cayuse Meadow   (2) Cedar Flats   (3) Dark Meadow   (4) Hungry Peak Meadow   (5) Lone Butte Meadows   (6) Mcclellan Meadows   (7) Mill A Flat   (8) Mill B Flat   (9) Mosquito Meadows   (10) Mulligan Meadow   (11) Skookum Meadow   (12) Snyder Pasture   (13) Spencer Meadow   (14) Summit Prairie   (15) Surprise Meadow   (16) Two Times Four Prairie   (17) Wahclella Natural Park   (18) Wright Meadow  

Forest


(1) Gifford Pinchot National Forest   (2) Wind River Experimental Forest  

Gap


(1) Elk Pass   (2) Oldman Pass   (3) Triangle Pass   (4) Warren Gap   (5) Yellow Jacket Pass  

Island


(1) Cascades Island   (2) Hamilton Island   (3) Ives Island   (4) Pierce Island  

Lake


(1) Acker Lake   (2) Ashes Lake   (3) Badger Lake   (4) Bass Lake   (5) Bear Lake   (6) Bear Lake Historical   (7) Big Mosquito Lake   (8) Black Lake   (9) Blue Lake   (10) Blue Lakes   (11) Bowles Lakes   (12) Brader Lake   (13) Brush Lake   (14) Butlers Pond   (15) Carpenters Lake   (16) Cattail Lake   (17) Cedar Swamp   (18) Chenamus Lake   (19) Clear Lake   (20) Cold Spring Lake   (21) Crane Lake   (22) Crescent Lake   (23) Cultus Lake   (24) Curtis Lake   (25) Darlene Lake   (26) Dee Lake   (27) Deep Lake   (28) Deer Lake   (29) Drano Lake   (30) Duck Lake   (31) East Lake   (32) Elk Lake   (33) Eunice Lake   (34) Evergreen Lake   (35) Fern Lake   (36) Forlorn Lakes   (37) Franz Lake   (38) French Lake   (39) Frog Lake   (40) Gillette Lake   (41) Goose Lake   (42) Green Lake   (43) Greenleaf Slough   (44) Hazel Lake   (45) Heather Lake   (46) Hidden Lake   (47) Home Lake   (48) Hoo Hoo Lake Historical   (49) Ice House Lake   (50) Iman Lake   (51) Indian Heaven Lakes   (52) Janet Lake   (53) Junction Lake   (54) Kidney Lake   (55) Lake Comcomly   (56) Lake Kwaddis   (57) Lake Sahalee Tyee   (58) Lake Sebago   (59) Lake Toke Tie   (60) Lake Umtux   (61) Lake Wapiki   (62) Larson Lakes   (63) Lava Lakes   (64) Lemei Lake   (65) Little Ashes Lake   (66) Little Black Lake   (67) Little Blue Lake   (68) Little Brush Lake   (69) Little Deep Lake   (70) Little Fish Lake   (71) Little Goose Lake   (72) Little Iman Lake   (73) Little Mosquito Lake   (74) Little Rock Lake   (75) Long Lake   (76) Martin Lake   (77) Meadow Lake   (78) Middle Lake   (79) Mosley Lakes   (80) Naha Lake   (81) New Lake   (82) Peggy Lake   (83) Placid Lake   (84) Race Track Lakes   (85) Rand Lake   (86) Ridell Lake   (87) Rock Creek Lake   (88) Rock Lake   (89) Sardine Lake   (90) Sheep Lakes   (91) Smith Lake   (92) Soda Peaks Lake   (93) Spring Lake   (94) Squaw Lake   (95) Steamboat Lake   (96) Surprise Lakes   (97) Thomas Lake   (98) Tombstone Lake   (99) Twin Lakes   (100) Wauna Lake   (101) Wecoma Lake   (102) Wishram Lake   (103) Wood Lake  

Lava


(1) Big Lava Bed  

Locale


(1) Aldrich Butte Lookout   (2) Badger Peak Lookout   (3) Beacon Rock Golf Course   (4) Beaver Campground   (5) Big Creek Falls   (6) Big Creek Falls Viewpoint   (7) Black Creek Forest Camp   (8) Bolt Shelter   (9) Bridge Of The Gods   (10) Bunker Hill Lookout   (11) Burnt Peak Lookout   (12) Camp Wind Mountain   (13) Carson National Fish Hatchery   (14) Clear Creek Lookout   (15) Clearwater Overlook   (16) Cold Spring Campground   (17) Collins   (18) Council Lake Campground   (19) Crest Camp   (20) Cultus Creek Campground   (21) Cultus Creek Station   (22) Curly Creek Campground   (23) Curly Creek Falls Viewpoint   (24) Dog Mountain Lookout   (25) Falls Creek Horse Camp   (26) Forlorn Lakes Campground   (27) Goose Lake Campground   (28) Government Mineral Springs   (29) Government Spring Guard Station   (30) Greenleaf   (31) Hemlock Ranger Station   (32) Home Guard Station   (33) Huckle Lookout   (34) Hungry Peak Lookout   (35) Indian Race Track   (36) Indian View Point   (37) Iron Creek Guard Station   (38) Island Shelter   (39) Kum Back Shelter   (40) Lakewood   (41) Lewis River Campground   (42) Little Baldy Loh   (43) Little Baldy Peak Lookout   (44) Little Goose Campground   (45) Little Huckleberry Mountain Lookout   (46) Little Soda Springs Campground   (47) Little White Salmon National Fish Hatchery   (48) Little Wind River Camp   (49) Lower Falls Campground   (50) Meadow Creek Indian Camp   (51) Moffett   (52) Mosquito Lake Station   (53) Moss Creek Campground   (54) Mount Adams Viewpoint   (55) Mount Saint Helens Viewpoint   (56) Mowich Butte Lookout   (57) Mowich Camp   (58) Muddy River Viewpoint   (59) Observation Berryfield Campground   (60) Observation Peak Lookout   (61) Oklahoma Campground   (62) Outlaw Ridge Volcanic Viewpoint   (63) Panther Creek Campground   (64) Paradise Creek Campground   (65) Pine Creek Boulder   (66) Pine Creek Information Station   (67) Pine Creek Work Center   (68) Point 3670 Lookout   (69) Racetrack   (70) Racetrack Forest Camp   (71) Red Mountain Lookout   (72) Saddle Campground   (73) Skamania Landing   (74) Smith Creek Butte Lookout   (75) South Campground   (76) Spencer Butte Lookout   (77) Spring Camp   (78) Springs Camp   (79) Steamboat Lake Campground   (80) Stevenson Lower Range   (81) Summit Prairie Lookout   (82) Surprise Lake Indian Camp   (83) Swift Forest Campground   (84) Switchback Lookout   (85) Three Corner Rock Lookout   (86) Tillicum Campground   (87) Trout Creek Forest Camp   (88) Trout Creek Picnic Area   (89) Twin Falls Campground   (90) West Twin Butte Lookout   (91) Willard National Fish Hatchery   (92) Willard Work Center   (93) Wind River Nursery   (94) Wind River Ranger Station   (95) Zone Ii Engineering Station  

Mine


(1) Lone Butte Quarry   (2) Wind River Mine  

Park


(1) Beacon Rock State Park   (2) Big Cedars County Park   (3) Cedar Flats Natural Area   (4) Fringe Viewpoint   (5) Sister Rocks Research Natural Area   (6) Upper Wind River Winter Sports Area   (7) Wind River Arboretum   (8) Wind River Natural Area  

Pillar


(1) Beacon Rock   (2) Little Beacon Rock   (3) Three Corner Rock  

Populated Place


(1) Carson   (2) Cook   (3) Ericson View Tracts   (4) Fort Rains   (5) Home Valley   (6) Hood View Tracts   (7) Mill A   (8) Moffetts Hot Springs   (9) North Bonneville   (10) Northwoods   (11) Saint Martins Hot Springs   (12) Skamania   (13) Stabler   (14) Stevenson   (15) Tire Junction   (16) Willard  

Post Office


(1) Greenleaf Post Office Historical  

Range


(1) Crazy Hills   (2) Paradise Hills  

Rapids


(1) Cascades Historical  

Reserve


(1) Bonneville Treaty Fishing Access Site   (2) Cooks Treaty Fishing Access Site   (3) Indian Heaven Wilderness   (4) Trapper Creek Wilderness   (5) Wind River Treaty Fishing Access Site  

Reservoir


(1) Berge Reservoir   (2) Little White Salmon Fish Hatchery Reservoir   (3) Trout Creek Pond Historical  

Ridge


(1) Howe Ridge   (2) Quartz Creek Ridge   (3) Whistling Ridge  

School


(1) Carson Elementary School   (2) Mill A School   (3) Skamania Elementary School   (4) Stevenson Elementary School   (5) Stevenson High School   (6) Wind River Middle School  

Spring


(1) Bubbling Mike Spring   (2) Cold Spring   (3) Hot Springs   (4) Moffetts Hot Springs   (5) Saint Martins Hot Springs   (6) Tyee Springs  

Stream


(1) Alec Creek   (2) Badger Creek   (3) Bean Creek   (4) Bear Creek   (5) Berge Creek   (6) Berry Creek   (7) Big Creek   (8) Big Hollow Creek   (9) Big Huckleberry Creek   (10) Big Spring Creek   (11) Black Creek   (12) Boulder Creek   (13) Bourbon Creek   (14) Brush Creek   (15) Budweiser Creek   (16) Cabbage Creek   (17) Cabin Creek   (18) Calamity Creek   (19) Camp Creek   (20) Carson Creek   (21) Cedar Creek   (22) Chickoon Creek   (23) Clear Creek   (24) Clearwater Creek   (25) Cold Creek   (26) Collins Creek   (27) Compass Creek   (28) Copper Creek   (29) Crab Creek   (30) Crater Creek   (31) Curly Creek   (32) Deer Creek   (33) Dog Creek   (34) Drift Creek   (35) Dry Creek   (36) Duncan Creek   (37) East Fork Trout Creek   (38) Eightmile Creek   (39) Elk Creek   (40) Falls Creek   (41) Flat Creek   (42) Forest Creek   (43) French Creek   (44) Grand Meadows Creek   (45) Greenleaf Creek   (46) Hamilton Creek   (47) Hardtime Creek   (48) Hardy Creek   (49) Hollis Creek   (50) Homes Creek   (51) Hungry Creek   (52) Indian Mary Creek   (53) Jimmy Creek   (54) Juice Creek   (55) Kanaka Creek   (56) Lapham Creek   (57) Lava Creek   (58) Layout Creek   (59) Le Bong Creek   (60) Little Creek   (61) Little White Salmon River   (62) Little Wind River   (63) Lost Creek   (64) Lower Tillicum Creek   (65) Lusk Creek   (66) Martha Creek   (67) Meadow Creek   (68) Miller Creek   (69) Moore Creek   (70) Mosquito Creek   (71) Moss Creek   (72) Mouse Creek   (73) Muddy River   (74) Nelson Creek   (75) Ninemile Creek   (76) Noname Creek   (77) North Fork Berry Creek   (78) North Fork Curley Creek   (79) North Fork Meadow Creek   (80) North Fork Outlaw Creek   (81) North Fork Pass Creek   (82) North Fork Snag Creek   (83) North Fork Swampy Creek   (84) North Fork Trout Lake Creek   (85) Oldman Creek   (86) Outlaw Creek   (87) Owl Creek   (88) Panther Creek   (89) Paradise Creek   (90) Pass Creek   (91) Pepper Creek   (92) Pin Creek   (93) Pine Creek   (94) Planting Creek   (95) Platinum Creek   (96) Poison Creek   (97) Proverbial Creek   (98) Quartz Creek   (99) Riley Creek   (100) Rock Creek   (101) Rush Creek   (102) Smith Creek   (103) Snag Creek   (104) Snagtooth Creek   (105) South Fork Berry Creek   (106) South Fork Buck Creek   (107) South Fork Curley Creek   (108) South Fork Mouse Creek   (109) South Fork Pass Creek   (110) Souther Creek   (111) Spencer Creek   (112) Spring Creek   (113) Steamboat Creek   (114) Steep Creek   (115) Straight Creek   (116) Strawberry Creek   (117) Stub Creek   (118) Swampy Creek   (119) Tenmile Creek   (120) Tillicum Creek   (121) Timber Creek   (122) Trapper Creek   (123) Trout Creek   (124) Twelvemile Creek   (125) Twin Falls Creek   (126) Upper Tillicum Creek   (127) Whisky Creek   (128) Wilson Creek   (129) Wind River   (130) Wolf Creek   (131) Woodard Creek   (132) Wright Creek  

Summit


(1) Aldrich Butte   (2) Archer Mountain   (3) Augspurger Mountain   (4) Badger Peak   (5) Bare Mountain   (6) Berry Mountain   (7) Big Butte   (8) Big Huckleberry Mountain   (9) Bird Mountain   (10) Buck Mountain   (11) Bunker Hill   (12) Burnt Peak   (13) Chemawa Hill   (14) Cook Hill   (15) Cougar Rock   (16) Craggy Peak   (17) Dark Mountain   (18) Dog Mountain   (19) East Twin Butte   (20) Gifford Peak   (21) Goat Point   (22) Gobblers Knob   (23) Grassy Knoll   (24) Green Knob   (25) Greenleaf Peak   (26) Hamilton Mountain   (27) Hat Rock   (28) Hauk Butte   (29) Holdaway Butte   (30) House Rock   (31) Hungry Peak   (32) Ichter Hill   (33) Kirk Rock   (34) Lava Butte   (35) Lemei Rock   (36) Little Baldy Peak   (37) Little Huckleberry Mountain   (38) Lone Butte   (39) Mcclellan Mountain   (40) Middle Butte   (41) Mowich Butte   (42) North Butte   (43) Observation Peak   (44) Pilot Knob   (45) Pinto Rock   (46) Quartz Creek Butte   (47) Red Mountain   (48) Rock Creek Butte   (49) Rock Point   (50) Sacagawea And Papoose Rocks   (51) Sawtooth Mountain   (52) Sedum Point   (53) Shark Rock   (54) Shingle Mountain   (55) Sister Rocks   (56) Smith Creek Butte   (57) Snagtooth Mountain   (58) Soda Peaks   (59) South Butte   (60) Spencer Butte   (61) Spencer Peak   (62) Squaw Butte   (63) Steamboat Mountain   (64) Table Mountain   (65) Termination Point   (66) The Loaf   (67) The Wart   (68) Timbered Peak   (69) Timberhead Mountain   (70) Trout Creek Hill   (71) Twin Buttes   (72) Weigle Hill   (73) West Twin Butte   (74) Wind Mountain  

Swamp


(1) Basin Lakes  

Trail


(1) Bean Creek Trail   (2) Brush Creek Trail   (3) Cedar Creek Trail   (4) Cedar Flats Nature Trail   (5) East Crater Trail   (6) Falls Creek Trail   (7) French Creek Trail   (8) Goat Point Trail   (9) Homes Trail   (10) Huckleberry Trail   (11) Lava Butte Trail   (12) Little Huckleberry Trail   (13) Muddy River Trail   (14) Nestor Peak Trail   (15) Observation Peak Trail   (16) Paradise Trail   (17) Ridge Trail   (18) Rock Creek Trail   (19) Smith Creek Butte Trail   (20) Snag Creek Trail   (21) Soda Peaks Trail   (22) Stevenson Ridge Trail   (23) Table Mountain Trail   (24) Wildcat Trail  

Tunnel


(1) Tunnel No 1   (2) Tunnel No 2   (3) Tunnel No 3   (4) Tunnel No 4   (5) Tunnel No 5  

Valley


(1) Cussed Hollow   (2) Lava Canyon   (3) Muddy River Gorge   (4) Paradise Valley   (5) Pete Gulch  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Skamania County, Washington

98648 (pop. 2,856) 98610 (pop. 2,747) 98651 (pop. 976)
98639 (pop. 467)    


Counties Nearby Skamania County, Washington

Clark County, WA  (pop. 438,194) 32.0 Miles
Cowlitz County, WA  (pop. 102,009) 42.4 Miles
Klickitat County, WA  (pop. 20,721) 48.1 Miles



Area Code(s) in Skamania County, Washington

509



Elevation in Skamania County, Washington is 1,355.0 ft. (413.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Skamania County, Washington

Lat: 45.900880 N        Long: -121.954636 W



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Economic Analysis

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

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 4   (6.3%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 2   (3.2%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 8   (12.7%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 7   (11.1%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 2   (3.2%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 8   (12.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 6   (9.5%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 6   (9.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 4   (6.3%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 5   (7.9%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 0   (0.0%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 6   (9.5%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 5   (7.9%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Skamania County, Washington)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 3,671

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 383

In 3-person carpool : 21

In 4-person carpool : 49

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 10

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 16

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 6

Bicycle : 0

Walked : 114

Other means : 54

Worked at home : 408


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Skamania County, Washington)

Less than 5 minutes : 269

5 to 9 minutes : 378

10 to 14 minutes : 698

15 to 19 minutes : 545

20 to 24 minutes : 442

25 to 29 minutes : 95

30 to 34 minutes : 447

35 to 39 minutes : 160

40 to 44 minutes : 278

45 to 59 minutes : 509

60 to 89 minutes : 331

90 or more minutes : 172


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 1,230

No Social Security income : 3,053


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 885

No retirement income : 3,398


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Skamania County, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 81

$10,000 to $14,999 : 115

$15,000 to $19,999 : 88

$20,000 to $24,999 : 100

$25,000 to $29,999 : 241

$30,000 to $34,999 : 144

$35,000 to $39,999 : 139

$40,000 to $44,999 : 194

$45,000 to $49,999 : 189

$50,000 to $59,999 : 321

$60,000 to $74,999 : 438

$75,000 to $99,999 : 432

$100,000 to $124,999 : 220

$125,000 to $149,999 : 138

$150,000 to $199,999 : 76

$200,000 or more : 35


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $55,339


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Skamania County, Washington

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 18  (45.0%)
  • Service Occupations: 0  (0.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 5  (12.5%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (15.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 2  (5.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 11  (27.5%)
  • Service Occupations: 6  (15.0%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 16  (40.0%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 3  (7.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 0  (0.0%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Skamania County, Washington

Employed: 4,747
Unemployed: 362



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Skamania 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: 0.0%
  • Other: 100%



Water Usage In Skamania County, Washington

Ground Water

 
Fresh 0.00 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 0.00 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 12.58 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 12.58 Mgal/d





There are 52 Farms In Skamania County, Washington


(updated 2008)



Banks In Skamania County, Washington

Umpqua Bank - 1 Branches


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

Riverview Community Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $821.2k
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 18

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Skamania County, Washington

  • Portland Troutdale


    (about 32.4 miles in Fairview, Oregon; Airport Code: TTD)

  • Portland International


    (about 37.6 miles in Portland, Oregon; Airport Code: PDX)

  • Pearson Field


    (about 39.0 miles in Vancouver, Washington; Airport Code: VUO)

  • Columbia Gorge Regional/The Dalles Municipal


    (about 42.7 miles in Dallesport, Washington; Airport Code: DLS)

  • The Dalles Municipal


    (about 42.8 miles in Dallesport, Washington; Airport Code: DLS)

  • Southwest Washington Regional


    (about 47.7 miles in Carrolls, Washington; Airport Code: KLS)

  • Kelso-Longview


    (about 47.7 miles in Carrolls, Washington; Airport Code: KLS)

  • Portland Hillsboro


    (about 54.0 miles in North Plains, Oregon; Airport Code: HIO)

  • Aurora State


    (about 60.0 miles in Aurora, Oregon; Airport Code: FVO)

  • Chehalis Airport


    (about 72.5 miles in Chehalis, Washington; Airport Code: CLS)

  • Chehalis Centralia


    (about 72.5 miles in Chehalis, Washington; Airport Code: CLS)

  • Yakima Air Terminal/McAllister Field


    (about 81.9 miles in Yakima, Washington; Airport Code: YKM)

  • McNary Field


    (about 85.2 miles in Salem, Oregon; Airport Code: SLE)

  • Olympia Regional


    (about 86.8 miles in Olympia, Washington; Airport Code: OLM)

  • Gray AAF


    (about 86.9 miles in Madigan Hospital, Washington; Airport Code: GRF)

  • McChord Field


    (about 89.0 miles in Mcchord Afb, Washington; Airport Code: TCM)

  • McChord AFB


    (about 89.0 miles in Parkland, Washington; Airport Code: TCM)

  • Madras Municipal


    (about 93.5 miles in Madras, Oregon; Airport Code: MDJ)

  • City County


    (about 93.6 miles in Madras, Oregon; Airport Code: MDJ)

  • Astoria Regional


    (about 94.1 miles in Warrenton, Oregon; Airport Code: AST)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Skamania County, Washington

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

76.25%

Carpooled

0.0%

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

2.50%

Other Means

0.0%

Worked At Home

21.25%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

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

Family households:

Married-couple family : 2,335

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 183

Female householder, no husband present : 433

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,044

Householder not living alone : 288


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 9

Male householder and female partner : 143

Female householder and female partner : 4

Female householder and male partner : 155

All other households : 3,972


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Skamania County, Washington)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 2,028

Renter-occupied housing units : 307

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 128

Renter-occupied housing units : 55

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 322

Renter-occupied housing units : 111

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 801

Renter-occupied housing units : 531


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Skamania County, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 294

$10,000 to $14,999 : 304

$15,000 to $19,999 : 188

$20,000 to $24,999 : 203

$25,000 to $29,999 : 367

$30,000 to $34,999 : 219

$35,000 to $39,999 : 245

$40,000 to $44,999 : 250

$45,000 to $49,999 : 261

$50,000 to $59,999 : 401

$60,000 to $74,999 : 595

$75,000 to $99,999 : 456

$100,000 to $124,999 : 240

$125,000 to $149,999 : 143

$150,000 to $199,999 : 80

$200,000 or more : 37


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Skamania County, Washington)

Total : 5,109


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Skamania County, Washington)

Occupied : 4,283

Vacant : 826


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Skamania County, Washington)

Median number of rooms : 5


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Skamania County, Washington)

Built 2005 or later : 169

Built 2000 to 2004 : 300

Built 1990 to 1999 : 1,046

Built 1980 to 1989 : 776

Built 1970 to 1979 : 1,389

Built 1960 to 1969 : 416

Built 1950 to 1959 : 263

Built 1940 to 1949 : 138

Built 1939 or earlier : 612


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Skamania County, Washington)

Utility gas : 542

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 182

Electricity : 2,448

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 141

Coal or coke : 0

Wood : 921

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 39

No fuel used : 10


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Skamania County, Washington)

Less than $10,000 : 100

$10,000 to $14,999 : 52

$15,000 to $19,999 : 0

$20,000 to $24,999 : 7

$25,000 to $29,999 : 3

$30,000 to $34,999 : 0

$35,000 to $39,999 : 4

$40,000 to $49,999 : 15

$50,000 to $59,999 : 17

$60,000 to $69,999 : 62

$70,000 to $79,999 : 60

$80,000 to $89,999 : 47

$90,000 to $99,999 : 5

$100,000 to $124,999 : 149

$125,000 to $149,999 : 245

$150,000 to $174,999 : 317

$175,000 to $199,999 : 291

$200,000 to $249,999 : 517

$250,000 to $299,999 : 383

$300,000 to $399,999 : 538

$400,000 to $499,999 : 193

$500,000 to $749,999 : 133

$750,000 to $999,999 : 62

$1,000,000 or more : 79


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Skamania 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 : 134

Home equity loan only : 233

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 21

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,711

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,180


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $364,300

Built 2000 to 2004 : $270,800

Built 1990 to 1999 : $243,200

Built 1980 to 1989 : $185,100

Built 1970 to 1979 : $182,500

Built 1960 to 1969 : $196,400

Built 1950 to 1959 : $199,700

Built 1940 to 1949 : $135,500

Built 1939 or earlier : $273,900


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Skamania County, Washington: 67.9%

Percentage of Family Households in Washington: 64.4%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Skamania 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 43 43 $3,796,370
  Two Family 1 2 $82,000
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

44 45 $3,878,370
2000        
  Single Family 36 36 $3,961,292
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

36 36 $3,961,292
2001        
  Single Family 35 35 $3,773,847
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

35 35 $3,773,847
2002        
  Single Family 45 45 $6,045,459
  Two Family 1 2 $43,815
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

46 47 $6,089,274
2003        
  Single Family 65 65 $10,022,631
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

65 65 $10,022,631
2004        
  Single Family 102 102 $14,691,702
  Two Family 1 2 $142,856
  Three and Four Family 3 12 $857,136
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

106 116 $15,691,694
2005        
  Single Family 120 120 $19,221,222
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

120 120 $19,221,222
2006        
  Single Family 123 123 $21,742,436
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

123 123 $21,742,436


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Skamania County, WA): $70,313
Median Household Income In 2000 (Washington): $45,776


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Skamania County): $206,700
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Washington): $158,800


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Skamania County, Washington

Utility Gas: 11.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 16.7%
Electricity: 44.4%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 0.0%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 27.8%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.0%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Skamania County, Washington

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 100%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Skamania County): $0
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Washington): $663
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Skamania County): $857


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



Health Care Centers Close To Skamania County, Washington

Home Care & Hospice Southwest


     Address: 100 E 33rd St Ste 201, Vancouver, Washington 98663
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 5/31/1985

Waterford At Fairway Village


     Address: 2909 Se Village Loop, Vancouver, Washington 98683
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 2/1/2005

Gentiva Health Svs /vancouver


     Address: 204 Se Stonemill Drive Ste 260, Vancouver, Washington 98684
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 10/29/1980

Kaiser Permanente Home Health


     Address: 2701 Nw Vaughn Street, Suite 140, Portland, Oregon 97210
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Adventist Health Home Health


     Address: 5835 Ne 122nd Avenue Ste 155, Portland, Oregon 97230
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 11/13/1980

Hospitals Close To Skamania County, Washington

Providence Hood River Memorial Hospital


     Address: 811 13th Street, Hood River, Oregon 97031
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

S W Washington Medical Center


     Address: 400 Ne Mother Joseph Place, Vancouver, Washington 98668
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Legacy Salmon Creek Hospital


     Address: 2211 Ne 139th Street, Vancouver, Washington 98686
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Ohsu Hospital And Clinics


     Address: 3181 Sw Sam Jackson Park Road, Portland, Oregon 97239
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

Legacy Good Samaritan Hospital


     Address: 1015 Nw 22nd Avenue, Portland, Oregon 97210
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nursing Homes Close To Skamania County, Washington

Hood River Care Center


     Address: 729 Henderson Road, Hood River, Oregon 97031
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 68
     Percent Occupied: 52%

Victory Health & Rehab Of Battle Ground Llc


     Address: 510 North Parkway, Battle Ground, Washington 98604
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 71
     Percent Occupied: 86%

Discovery Nursing & Rehab Of Vancouver


     Address: 5220 Northeast Hazel Dell Avenue, Vancouver, Washington 98663
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 79
     Percent Occupied: 89%

Cascade Park Care Center


     Address: 801 Southeast Park Crest Avenue, Vancouver, Washington 98683
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 88
     Percent Occupied: 100%

Vancouver Health & Rehabilitat


     Address: 400 East 33rd Street, Vancouver, Washington 98663
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 91
     Percent Occupied: 93%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Skamania County, Washington

Name: Columbia
Address: Richland, WA 99352-0968
Distance: 129 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Skamania County, Washington

    Retired Workers: 870
    Disabled Workers: 210
    Widowers Workers: 120
    Spouses Workers: 75
    Children Workers: 70


(updated 2007)



Skamania County, Washington Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 46.02%
  • Bush & Cheney 52.24%
  • Other 1.74%



(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 Skamania County, Washington citizens.

Relocation to Skamania County, WA

9.80 % of Skamania County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $53,396

Washington Average 7.86 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Clark County , WA 2.67 % ($52,435 AGI )
  • Klickitat County , WA 0.90 % ($39,032 AGI )
  • Multnomah County , OR 0.73 % ($71,120 AGI )
  • Hood River County , OR 0.70 % ($42,292 AGI )

Relocation away from Skamania County, WA

7.77 % of Skamania 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 $36,378

Washington Average 7.07 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Clark County , WA 2.34 % ($37,519 AGI )
  • Klickitat County , WA 0.74 % ($46,800 AGI )
  • Multnomah County , OR 0.42 % ($27,429 AGI )
  • Hood River County , OR 0.39 % ($35,692 AGI )
  • Clackamas County , OR 0.36 % ($31,917 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 Skamania County, Washington is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Skamania County, Washington


On 09/15/1997, a tornado touched down 24.88 miles from the center of Skamania County, Washington. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Skamania County, Washington

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
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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 Skamania 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 Skamania County, Washington


  • Skamania County Jail


    P.o. Box 790, Stevenson, WA 98648
    Capacity: 47
    Confined: 22
    Avg. Population: 30


(updated 2006)



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