La Center strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Washington):
Low Property Crime
Public Transportation Use
Median Family Income
People in Middle Class or Better
Low Rate of Poverty
Comparing La Center to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Washington (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Age of the Population|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|College Educated Adults|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Rents|
|People Living Alone|
|Low Property Crime|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||15 miles N of Vancouver, Washington (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||23 miles N of Portland, Oregon|
|Standard Zip Codes||98629|
|Phone Area Codes||360|
|Time Zone||Pacific (-8 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Station||ST HELENS RFD|
|Jan Temp||34 to 47 F|
|Apr Temp||41 to 63 F|
|Jul Temp||55 to 82 F|
|Oct Temp||44 to 65 F|
|Annual Precip||45.7 inches|
|Station||PORTLAND INTL AP|
|Jan Temp||34 to 46 F|
|Apr Temp||42 to 61 F|
|Jul Temp||57 to 79 F|
|Oct Temp||45 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||37 inches|
|Station||PORTLAND KGW TV|
|Jan Temp||37 to 46 F|
|Apr Temp||44 to 61 F|
|Jul Temp||57 to 79 F|
|Oct Temp||48 to 63 F|
|Annual Precip||43.1 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.23|
|American Indian & Alaskan||6||0.4%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||90||5.4%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,873|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||14.5%|
|French (except Basque)||3.8%|
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Penn Foster College
Penn Foster College offers a complete learning experience for busy adults looking to advance their education around their schedule. With Penn Foster College, you can earn your degree or undergraduate certificate online and at a pace that’s right for you.
Kaplan University is focused on recognizing the achievements of military and veteran students and offers the flexibility of an online education.
Learning at Full Sail University has always centered around interaction and the exchange of ideas. Our online curriculum fully embraces this philosophy.
You’re serious about success. With your busy schedule and the desire to move your career forward, you can earn an accredited associate, bachelors or master’s degree at a pace that works for you anywhere, anytime, 24/7.
At AIU, the Serious U, you can get started to get ahead.
Interested in a career as a professional dog trainer? Animal Behavior College is the place to start.
LA CENTER HIGH SCHOOL
700 E 4TH ST
Serves 464 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 22.1
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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. Eagle, Wisconsin||90.3||16.8%||6.6%||16.8%||31||$62,500||9.6%||3.5%||1,707||3.1%||1.8||0.2%||1.2|
|2. Rose Hill, Kansas||86.6||11.3%||5.3%||26.8%||25||$67,770||8.3%||3.1%||3,432||3.3%||21.3||0.1%||2.6|
|3. Euharlee, Georgia||85.6||10.7%||3.2%||13.3%||39||$55,912||10.9%||10.7%||3,208||3%||20.9||0.1%||5|
|4. Piedmont, Oklahoma||85.5||7.6%||6.4%||29.9%||28||$57,121||7.2%||6.7%||3,650||3.9%||13.7||0.3%||1.1|
|5. Hamburg, New Jersey||84.9||23.3%||8.1%||19.8%||39||$64,773||7.4%||6.9%||3,105||4.6%||10||0.2%||1|
|6. Smithsburg, Maryland||84.8||20%||6.4%||21.5%||33||$58,958||9.1%||4.8%||2,146||7.7%||16.8||0.1%||2.8|
|7. Purcellville, Virginia||84.6||19.8%||10.3%||33.7%||31||$69,211||8.7%||11.1%||3,584||4.2%||20.1||0.4%||1.1|
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