Electric City, WA Demographics


Population (year 2000): 922. Estimated population in July 2005: 980 (+6.3% change)
Males: 444 (48.2%), Females: 478 (51.8%)

Grant County

Zip code: 99123

Median resident age: 46.0 years
Median household income: $42,321 (year 2000)
Median house value: $85,900 (year 2000)

Races in Electric City:

  • White Non-Hispanic (88.3%)
  • American Indian (8.5%)
  • Two or more races (2.3%)
  • Hispanic (1.8%)

Ancestries: German (24.9%), English (13.6%), Irish (12.1%), United States (7.6%), Swedish (5.2%), French (4.0%).

Elevation: 1655 feet

Land area: 0.5 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Electric City

  • High school or higher: 84.1%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 12.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.7%
  • Unemployed: 8.2%
  • Mean travel time to work: 16.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Electric City town

  • Never married: 13.4%
  • Now married: 68.0%
  • Separated: 2.5%
  • Widowed: 4.8%
  • Divorced: 11.2%

1.7% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +3 (+0.3%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Electric City:

  • COULEE COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (about 3 miles; GRAND COULEE, WA)
  • MID-VALLEY HOSPITAL (about 41 miles; OMAK, WA)
  • ODESSA MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 47 miles; ODESSA, WA)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Electric City:

  • GRANT CO INTL (about 54 miles; MOSES LAKE, WA; ID: MWH)
  • PANGBORN MEMORIAL (about 89 miles; WENATCHEE, WA; ID: EAT)
  • FAIRCHILD AFB (about 99 miles; SPOKANE, WA; ID: SKA)
Other public-use airports nearest to Electric City:

  • GRAND COULEE DAM (about 3 miles; ELECTRIC CITY, WA; ID: 3W7)
  • J-Z (about 17 miles; ALMIRA, WA; ID: 1W0)
  • WILBUR (about 25 miles; WILBUR, WA; ID: 2S8)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Electric City:

  • WENATCHEE VALLEY COLLEGE (about 96 miles; WENATCHEE, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,074)
  • EASTERN WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY (about 104 miles; CHENEY, WA; FT enrollment: 7,852)
  • SPOKANE FALLS COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 109 miles; SPOKANE, WA; FT enrollment: 6,284)
  • GONZAGA UNIVERSITY (about 113 miles; SPOKANE, WA; FT enrollment: 3,860)
  • COLUMBIA BASIN COLLEGE (about 115 miles; PASCO, WA; FT enrollment: 3,529)
  • SPOKANE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 119 miles; SPOKANE, WA; FT enrollment: 5,564)
  • CENTRAL WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY (about 121 miles; ELLENSBURG, WA; FT enrollment: 7,420)