Algona strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Washington):
Public Transportation Use
Low Rate of Poverty
People in Middle Class or Better
Low Property Crime
Well-Paid Single Men
Median Family Income
Comparing Algona to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Washington (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Age of the Population|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|People Above Poverty|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|College Educated Adults|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|People Living Alone|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Low Property Crime|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||4 miles SE of Federal Way, Washington (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||22 miles S of Seattle, Washington|
|Standard Zip Codes||98001|
|Phone Area Codes||253|
|Time Zone||Pacific (-8 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||PUYALLUP 2 W EXP STN|
|Jan Temp||33 to 47 F|
|Apr Temp||39 to 61 F|
|Jul Temp||52 to 78 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 62 F|
|Annual Precip||40.5 inches|
|Jan Temp||35 to 47 F|
|Apr Temp||42 to 61 F|
|Jul Temp||55 to 77 F|
|Oct Temp||44 to 62 F|
|Annual Precip||39.5 inches|
|Station||SEATTLE TACOMA AP|
|Jan Temp||36 to 46 F|
|Apr Temp||42 to 58 F|
|Jul Temp||55 to 75 F|
|Oct Temp||46 to 60 F|
|Annual Precip||37 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.29|
|American Indian & Alaskan||46||1.9%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||147||6%|
|Est. 2005 Population||2,644|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||29.6%|
|French (except Basque)||3.8%|
|Dutch West Indian||0.2%|
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|City, State||Similarity||1 Person Houses||65+||College Grads||Commute Minutes||Family Income||Kids 0-4||Non White||Pop.||Poverty||Prop. Crime||Seasonal Housing||Viol. Crime|
|1. Blue Mound, Texas||87.4||17.3%||7.2%||6.2%||27||$47,011||7.7%||23.3%||2,388||7.2%||26.4||0.3%||2.5|
|2. Bloomingdale, Georgia||85.9||21.7%||10.3%||5.9%||26||$49,205||7.5%||8.7%||2,665||7.7%||25.1||0.3%||1.9|
|3. Rockwood, Michigan||79.5||24.3%||9.4%||10.5%||28||$59,677||6.6%||4.4%||3,442||4%||17.7||0.2%||2|
|4. Walden, New York||78.9||22.6%||10.2%||13.2%||26||$49,316||7.2%||9.4%||6,164||9.8%||24.5||0.2%||1.8|
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