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Population (year 2000): 15,697
Males: 7,923 (50.5%), Females: 7,774 (49.5%)

Pierce County

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Median resident age: 32.1 years
Median household income: $54,400 (year 2000)
Median house value: $140,200 (year 2000)

Elk Plain, WA residents, houses, and apartments details

Races in Elk Plain:

  • White Non-Hispanic (78.3%)
  • Two or more races (5.9%)
  • Black (5.4%)
  • Hispanic (4.7%)
  • American Indian (2.8%)
  • Filipino (1.8%)
  • Other race (1.5%)
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander (1.4%)
  • Korean (1.2%)

Ancestries: German (19.9%), Irish (11.4%), English (10.7%), Norwegian (7.0%), United States (6.5%), French (3.2%).

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Land area: 9.6 square miles

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For population 25 years and over in Elk Plain

  • High school or higher: 88.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 14.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.8%
  • Unemployed: 5.8%
  • Mean travel time to work: 36.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Elk Plain CDP

  • Never married: 22.6%
  • Now married: 64.1%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 3.0%
  • Divorced: 9.4%

5.8% Foreign born (2.7% Asia, 2.1% Europe).




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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: WA Lakewood, (13.7 miles www.militarybyowner.com )

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: WA Seattle, (40.3 miles pop. 563,374).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Angeles, CA Los (937.2 miles pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: WA (2.6 miles Frederickson, WA (5.4 miles Spanaway, WA Graham, (6.1 miles Hill, WA South (7.4 miles WA (8.3 miles Parkland, WA (8.5 miles Summit, WA (9.3 miles Midland, WA Puyallup, (11.0 miles

Latitude: 47.04 N, Longitude: 122.37 W


Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (19.0%), Retail trade (12.7%), Manufacturing (12.3%).

Daytime population change due to commuting: -6,047 (-38.5%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 459 (6.1%)

Average climate in Elk Plain, Washington

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
 
Hospitals/medical centers near Elk Plain:
  • GOOD SAMARITAN HOSPITAL & REHAB CENTER (about 11 miles; PUYALLUP, WA)
  • SAINT CLARE HOSPITAL (about 13 miles; LAKEWOOD, WA)
  • WESTERN STATE HOSPITAL (about 16 miles; TACOMA, WA)

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Elk Plain:
  • MCCHORD AFB (about 10 miles; TACOMA, WA; ID: TCM)
  • GRAY AAF (about 14 miles; FORT LEWIS/TACOMA, WA; ID: GRF)
  • SEATTLE-TACOMA INTL (about 28 miles; SEATTLE, WA; ID: SEA)
Other public-use airports nearest to Elk Plain:
  • SHADY ACRES (about 2 miles; SPANAWAY, WA; ID: 3B8)
  • SPANAWAY (about 5 miles; SPANAWAY, WA; ID: S44)
  • PIERCE COUNTY - THUN FIELD (about 7 miles; PUYALLUP, WA; ID: 1S0)

Amtrak station near Elk Plain:
  • 15 miles: TACOMA (1001 PUYALLUP AVE.). Services: ticket office, partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, full-service food facilities, free short-term parking, free long-term parking, call for taxi service, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Elk Plain:
  • CLOVER PARK TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 13 miles; LAKEWOOD, WA; Full-time enrollment: 3,819)
  • PIERCE COLLEGE AT FORT STEILACOOM (about 16 miles; LAKEWOOD, WA; FT enrollment: 5,921)
  • BATES TECHNICAL COLLEGE (about 16 miles; TACOMA, WA; FT enrollment: 3,710)
  • UNIVERSITY OF PUGET SOUND (about 18 miles; TACOMA, WA; FT enrollment: 2,754)
  • PACIFIC LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY (about 18 miles; TACOMA, WA; FT enrollment: 3,265)
  • TACOMA COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 18 miles; TACOMA, WA; FT enrollment: 3,710)
  • GREEN RIVER COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 23 miles; AUBURN, WA; FT enrollment: 4,568)
 

Elk Plain compared to Washington state average:
  • Foreign-born population percentage below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Strongest AM radio stations in Elk Plain:
  • KJR (950 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA)
  • KIRO (710 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KTTH (770 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KGNW (820 AM; 50 kW; BURIEN-SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KYCW (1090 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KLAY (1180 AM; 5 kW; LAKEWOOD, WA; Owner: CLAY FRANK HUNTINGTON)
  • KHHO (850 AM; 10 kW; TACOMA, WA; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KNWX (1210 AM; 28 kW; AUBURN-FEDERAL WAY, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KOMO (1000 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE RADIO, L.L.C.)
  • KIXI (880 AM; 50 kW; MERCER ISLAND/SEATTL, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO, INC.)
  • KKOL (1300 AM; 50 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INSPIRATION MEDIA, INC.)
  • KZIZ (1560 AM; 5 kW; SUMNER, WA; Owner: KRIZ BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KVI (570 AM; 5 kW; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE RADIO, L.L.C.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Elk Plain:
  • KXXO (96.1 FM; OLYMPIA, WA; Owner: 3 CITIES, INC.)
  • KBSG-FM (97.3 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KMTT (103.7 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KNDD (107.7 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KYPT (96.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KQBZ (100.7 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KBKS (106.1 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KING-FM (98.1 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: CLASSIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KLSY-FM (92.5 FM; BELLEVUE, WA; Owner: BELLEVUE RADIO INC.)
  • KPLU-FM (88.5 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: PACIFIC LUTHERAN UNIVERSITY, INC.)
  • KWJZ (98.9 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ORCA RADIO, INC.)
  • K201EX (88.1 FM; GREENWATER, WA; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KZOK-FM (102.5 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KMPS-FM (94.1 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: INFINITY RADIO SUBSIDIARY OPERATIONS INC.)
  • KISW (99.9 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ENTERCOM SEATTLE LICENSE, LLC)
  • KFNK (104.9 FM; EATONVILLE, WA; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KBTC-FM (91.7 FM; TACOMA, WA; Owner: BATES TECHNICAL COLLEGE)
  • KJR-FM (95.7 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KUBE (93.3 FM; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: ACKERLEY MEDIA GROUP, INC.)
  • KRWM (106.9 FM; BREMERTON, WA; Owner: SEASCAPE RADIO, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Elk Plain:
  • KBTC-TV (Channel 28; TACOMA, WA; Owner: BATES TECHNICAL COLLEGE)
  • KSTW (Channel 11; TACOMA, WA; Owner: UPN TELEVISION STATIONS INC.)
  • KING-TV (Channel 5; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K58DP (Channel 58; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: WORD OF GOD FELLOWSHIP, INC.)
  • KTWB-TV (Channel 22; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: TRIBUNE TELEVISION HOLDINGS, INC.)
  • KHCV (Channel 45; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: NORTH PACIFIC INTERNATIONAL TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KWPX (Channel 33; BELLEVUE, WA; Owner: PAXSON COMMUNICATIONS LICENSE COMPANY, LLC)
  • KOMO-TV (Channel 4; SEATTLE, WA; Owner: FISHER BROADCASTING - SEATTLE TV, L.L.C.)
  • K54GS (Channel 54; PUYALLUP, WA; Owner: KIRO-TV HOLDINGS, INC.)

To understand how the electorate votes by state, you have to understand the demographics of the cities and counties in each of those states. As pollsters, we try to keep all of the important variables such as income, gender, and race consistent.

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