Sumas strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Washington):
Walking and Biking to Work
Comparing Sumas to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Washington (State):
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|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
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|Age of the Population|
|Average Household Size|
|Portion of People Married|
|College Educated Adults|
|Median Family Income|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|People Above Poverty|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Short Commute Times|
|Working at Home|
|Public Transportation Use|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|People Living Alone|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Low Property Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||19 miles NE of Bellingham, Washington (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||96 miles N of Seattle, Washington|
|Standard Zip Codes||98295|
|Phone Area Codes||360|
|Time Zone||Pacific (-8 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||32 to 43 F|
|Apr Temp||40 to 60 F|
|Jul Temp||51 to 75 F|
|Oct Temp||42 to 60 F|
|Annual Precip||45.7 inches|
|Station||BELLINGHAM 3 SSW|
|Jan Temp||35 to 46 F|
|Apr Temp||42 to 58 F|
|Jul Temp||54 to 73 F|
|Oct Temp||45 to 59 F|
|Annual Precip||34.8 inches|
|Station||UPPER BAKER DAM|
|Jan Temp||28 to 39 F|
|Apr Temp||36 to 57 F|
|Jul Temp||51 to 74 F|
|Oct Temp||41 to 58 F|
|Annual Precip||100.5 inches|
|Average Family Size||3.42|
|American Indian & Alaskan||31||3.2%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||75||7.8%|
|Est. 2005 Population||1,069|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||22.4%|
|French (except Basque)||2.7%|
According to the US Postal Service, Sumas, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Clearbrook (98295)
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