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Demographics

People

Total Population3,989
Male Share of the Population49.8%
Female Share of the Population50.2%
Senior Citizens19.5%
Employed Population 16+1,601
Age of the Population43

Families

% of people married52.2%
Average household size2

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher22.8%
Median Earnings25+$31,997
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$25,093
Median Earnings With High School Degree$26,020

Wealth

Median Family Income$59,219
% Above Poverty Level86.7%
% Below Poverty Level13.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time15 minutes
% Working from Home6.6%
% Walking and Biking to Work4.7%
% Using Public Transportation1.5%

Housing

People Living Alone35.1%
Median Gross Rent$797
Median House Value$247,500

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)28.3%
German7.8%
Irish5.8%
Norwegian5.7%
Swedish4%
English3.4%
Italian1.2%
Scottish0.9%
French Except Basque0.8%
Portuguese0.8%
Welsh0.4%
Danishn0.4%
Dutch0.4%
Canadian0.3%
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Chelan Almanac

CategoryValue
County Chelan County
Standard Zip Codes98816
Phone Area Codes509
Time ZoneAmerica/Los_Angeles
Approximate Latitude47.89
Approximate Longitude-119.99

Chelan Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationCHELAN
Distance1.7 miles
Jan Temp22 to 33 F
Apr Temp40 to 61 F
Jul Temp61 to 84 F
Oct Temp41 to 61 F
Annual Precip11.3 inches
StationWATERVILLE
Distance13.4 miles
Jan Temp17 to 32 F
Apr Temp35 to 58 F
Jul Temp54 to 83 F
Oct Temp35 to 58 F
Annual Precip11.4 inches
StationMETHOW 2 S
Distance17.9 miles
Jan Temp14 to 31 F
Apr Temp34 to 63 F
Jul Temp53 to 88 F
Oct Temp33 to 63 F
Annual Precip13.1 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Brewster2,471$43,008
Bridgeport2,448$39,055
Entiat1,243$53,068
Mansfield274$64,250
Pateros768$51,161
Waterville1,729$55,991

Chelan Hospitals

Lake Chelan Community Hospital
(Government - District/authority)
503 Highland Ave E
(509) 682-2531

Chelan Public Schools

Chelan High School
215 Webster
ZIP: 98816
(509) 682-4061
High
Total Enrollment 419
Chelan Middle School
215 Webster
ZIP: 98816
(509) 682-4073
Middle
Total Enrollment 352
Glacier Valley High School
324 E Johnson
ZIP: 98816
(509) 682-7744
High
Total Enrollment 34
Holden Village Community School
Hcoo Stop 2, Holden Village
ZIP: 98816
(509) 682-4031
Other
Total Enrollment 18
Lake Chelan Preschool
324 E Johnson
ZIP: 98816
(509) 682-7744
Primary
Total Enrollment 21
Morgen Owings Elementary School
407 E Woodin
ZIP: 98816
(509) 682-4031
Primary
Total Enrollment 620
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