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People

Total Population 874
Male Share of the Population 53.3%
Female Share of the Population 46.7%
Senior Citizens 11.7%
Employed Population 16+ 414
Age of the Population 34

Families

% of people married 53.6%
Average household size 3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher 2.4%
Median Earnings25+ $21,789
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification $22,007
Median Earnings With High School Degree $21,250

Wealth

Median Family Income $50,185
% Above Poverty Level 80.2%
% Below Poverty Level 19.8%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time 24 minutes
% Working from Home 4.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work 1.2%
% Using Public Transportation 3.2%

Housing

People Living Alone 17.6%
Median Gross Rent $825
Median House Value $151,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American) 70.5%
US/American 0%
English 5.8%
Irish 7.2%

Rock Island Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 56 miles N of Yakima, Washington (center to center)
Nearest Large City 103 miles E of Seattle, Washington
County Douglas
Standard Zip Codes 98850
Phone Area Codes 509
Time Zone Pacific (-8 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 47.377
Longitude -120.142

Rock Island Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

Station WENATCHEE AP
Distance 3.1 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 34 F
Apr Temp 40 to 63 F
Jul Temp 60 to 87 F
Oct Temp 40 to 62 F
Annual Precip 8.5 inches
Station WATERVILLE
Distance 19.2 miles
Jan Temp 17 to 32 F
Apr Temp 35 to 58 F
Jul Temp 54 to 83 F
Oct Temp 35 to 58 F
Annual Precip 11.4 inches
Station EPHRATA AP
Distance 29.1 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 34 F
Apr Temp 40 to 64 F
Jul Temp 61 to 88 F
Oct Temp 40 to 63 F
Annual Precip 7.6 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Population Median Family Income
Cashmere 3,141 $58,902
East Wenatchee 13,403 $55,776
Entiat 1,225 $43,333
Quincy 7,075 $50,104
Waterville 1,822 $41,486
Wenatchee 32,627 $56,110
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