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Demographics

People

Total Population4,988
Male Share of the Population51.4%
Female Share of the Population48.6%
Senior Citizens24%
Employed Population 16+2,008
Age of the Population45

Families

% of people married58.1%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher35.3%
Median Earnings25+$44,565
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$0
Median Earnings With High School Degree$36,224

Wealth

Median Family Income$91,250
% Above Poverty Level92.4%
% Below Poverty Level7.6%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time23 minutes
% Working from Home5.5%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.1%
% Using Public Transportation0.7%

Housing

People Living Alone32.2%
Median Gross Rent$894
Median House Value$303,800

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)30%
German14.2%
English12.1%
Dutch9.6%
Irish9%
Norwegian6.1%
Scottish5.9%
French Except Basque4.6%
Swedish4%
Polish3.8%
Italian3.5%
Icelander2.5%
Swiss1.2%
Canadian1.1%
African0.8%
Czech0.7%
Russian0.7%
Finnish0.6%
Greek0.4%
Portuguese0.4%
Austrian0.4%
Welsh0.3%
Hungarian0.3%
Danishn0.3%
Belizean0.2%
West Indian0.2%
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Blaine Almanac

CategoryValue
County Whatcom County
Standard Zip Codes98230
P.O. Box Zip Codes98231
Phone Area Codes360
Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Approximate Latitude48.93
Approximate Longitude-122.72

Blaine Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationBLAINE
Distance0.5 miles
Jan Temp30 to 43 F
Apr Temp38 to 58 F
Jul Temp51 to 72 F
Oct Temp40 to 58 F
Annual Precip41.4 inches
StationBELLINGHAM INTL AP
Distance16.5 miles
Jan Temp32 to 45 F
Apr Temp41 to 57 F
Jul Temp54 to 71 F
Oct Temp43 to 59 F
Annual Precip36.2 inches
StationCLEARBROOK
Distance18.8 miles
Jan Temp32 to 43 F
Apr Temp40 to 60 F
Jul Temp51 to 75 F
Oct Temp42 to 60 F
Annual Precip45.7 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bellingham84,462$66,858
Everson2,555$58,828
Ferndale12,666$72,361
Lynden13,204$71,926
Nooksack1,763$65,417
Sumas1,775$50,809

Blaine Public Schools

Blaine Elementary School
Blaine Elementary, 836 Mitchell Ave
ZIP: 98230
(360) 332-5213
Primary
Total Enrollment 449
Blaine High School
Blaine High School, 1055 H Street
ZIP: 98230
(360) 332-6045
High
Total Enrollment 685
Blaine Home Connections
580 C Street
ZIP: 98230
(360) 332-5881
Other
Total Enrollment 65
Blaine Middle School
Blaine Middle School, 975 H Street
ZIP: 98230
(360) 332-8226
Middle
Total Enrollment 470
Blaine Primary School
Blaine Primary School, 820 Boblett St
ZIP: 98230
(360) 332-1300
Primary
Total Enrollment 512
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