Skagit County Trends
Eastern Washington University
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All Indicators at a Glance

People | Agriculture | Economic Vitality | Education | Environment | Health | Housing | Public Safety | Recreation & Tourism | Transit | Population Health Trust

People   return to top

Population & Age

0.1.1 Total Population & Annual Growth Rate 0.1.2 Median Age of the Population 0.1.3 Population by Age Groups 0.1.4 Veteran Population

Migration & Immigration

0.2.1 Residual Net Migration 0.2.2 Foreign-Born Population 0.2.3 Non-White Population as Share of Total 0.2.4 Non-White Population by Race 0.2.5 Non-English Speaking Population

In The Home

0.3.1 Average Household Size 0.3.2 Marital Status of Males 0.3.3 Marital Status of Females 0.3.4 Single Parent Families 0.3.5 Share of Households with Internet Connection 0.3.6 Share of Internet Connection by Type

Civic Involvement

0.4.1 Registered Voters 0.4.2 Voter Participation Rate

Agriculture   return to top

Value of Production

1.1.1 Total Market Value of All Crops 1.1.2 Total Market Value of Top-3 Commodities 1.1.3 Organic Agriculture Sales: Total & Share

Land

1.2.1 Farms: Total & per 1,000 Residents 1.2.2 Small Farms: Total & Share 1.2.3 Average Acres per Farm 1.2.4 Farmland: Total & Share 1.2.5 Certified Organic Farms

Labor

1.3.1 Agriculture: Avg Annual Income 1.3.2 Agriculture Suport: Total Wages & Employees 1.3.3 Food Manufacturing 1.3.4 Top-3 Crops: Share of Employment

Economic Vitality   return to top

Income

2.1.1 Per Capita Personal Income 2.1.2 Median Household Income 2.1.3 Avg. Annual Wage in Top-5 Employing Sectors 2.1.4 Share of Wages in Top-5 Paying Sectors

Economic Activity

2.2.1 Annual Taxable Retail Sales 2.2.2 Quarterly Taxable Retail Sales 2.2.3 Net Firms Created 2.2.4 Share of Employment by Firm Size 2.2.5 Cost of Living Index

Labor Force

2.3.1 Civilian Labor Force & Participation Rate 2.3.2 Total Persons Employed & Unemployment Rate 2.3.3 Net Jobs Created 2.3.4 Employment Shares in Top-5 Sectors 2.3.5 Employment Workflows

Real Estate

2.4.1 Assessed Value of Total Taxable Property 2.4.2 Residential Building Permits 2.4.3 Multi-Family Residential Building Permits

Poverty

2.5.1 Total Population Living in Poverty 2.5.2 Seniors & Children in Poverty 2.5.3 USDA Supplemental Nutrition Program

Education   return to top

Early Learning

3.1.1 Total and Share of ECEAP Enrollement 3.1.2 Kindergarten Readiness

K-12

3.2.1 Number of FTE Students per FTE Teachers 3.2.2 Students with Poor Academic Performance 3.2.3 Chronic Absenteeism 3.2.4 Special Education Students 3.2.5 English Language Learners: Total & Share 3.2.6 Dropout Rate: 9th & 10th Grades 3.2.7 Public HS On-Time Graduation Rate 3.2.8 Public HS Extended Graduation Rate 3.2.9 Expenditures per Full-Time Student 3.2.10 Share of Youth Ages 16-19 Employed 3.2.11 K-12 Free/Reduced Price Lunch Program 3.2.12 Students Not Feeling Safe at School

K-12 State Testing

3.3.1 State Testing: Math

Higher Education

3.4.1 Population 18+ Enrolled in Higher Education 3.4.2 1st-Year Post High School Enrollment

Educational Attainment

3.5.1 Population with a High School Diploma 3.5.2 Population with an Associate's Degree 3.5.3 Population with a BA or Graduate Degree

Environment   return to top

Air & Water Quality

4.1.1 Air Quality Days 4.1.2 Overall Water Quality Index - Skagit River 4.1.3 Lowest Annual River Flow 4.1.4 Water Temperature Index 4.1.5 PM 2.5 Concentration (24hr Annual AVG)

Land Use

4.2.1 Population Density 4.2.2 Acreage of Natural Resource Land

Public Works

4.3.1 Share Electricity Production by Type 4.3.2 Share of Renewable Energy Production 4.3.3 Municipal Solid Waste per Capita 4.3.4 Municipal Solid Waste Recycled

Local Wildlife

4.4.1 Christmas Bird Count

Health   return to top

Vital Statistics

5.1.1 Hospitalizations by Four Leading Causes 5.1.2 Infectious Disease Rates 5.1.3 First-Trimester Prenatal Care 5.1.4 Food Insecurity 5.1.5 State-Funded Adult Alcohol and Drug Services 5.1.6 Alcohol or Drug-Related Deaths 5.1.7 Deaths by Leading Causes

Youth Rates

5.2.1 Overweight & Obesity 5.2.2 Teen Birth Rate 5.2.3 Tobacco & E-Cig Use 5.2.4 Youth Alcohol Use 5.2.5 Youth Marijuana Use 5.2.6 Youth Physical Activity Level 5.2.7 Students Not Eating Fruits & Veggies

Adult Rates

5.3.1 Adult Obesity Rate 5.3.2 Adult Diabetes Rate 5.3.3 Adults Reporting Poor Mental Health 5.3.4 Adult Physical Activity Level

Access to Care

5.4.1 Adults with Personal Healthcare Providers 5.4.2 Adults Visiting a Dentist 5.4.3 Dentists Billing Medicaid 5.4.4 Uninsured Population 5.4.5 Uninsured Population by Age Group 5.4.6 Local Govt. Expenditures on Mental Health 5.4.7 Local Gov't Expenditures on Substance Abuse

Housing   return to top

Owner Occupied

6.1.1 Homeownership Rates by Income 6.1.2 Homeownership Rates: 30% and 60% of AMI 6.1.3 Homeowners Paying 30%+ of Income on Housing 6.1.4 Homeowners Spending 50% or more on Housing

Renting Households

6.2.1 Renters Spending 30%+ of Income on Rent 6.2.2 Renters Spending 50%+ of Income on Rent 6.2.3 Income Required For Fair Market Rent 6.2.4 Rental Vacancy Rate 6.2.5 Share of Renters by Rent Paid 6.2.6 Housing Wage Gap

Housing Market

6.3.1 Housing Supply by Price Level 6.3.2 Share of Housing Stock by Type

Homelessness

6.4.1 Homeless Students

Public Safety   return to top

Crime Rates

7.1.1 Overall Adult Arrests: Total & Rate 7.1.2 Property Crimes: Total & Rate 7.1.3 Violent Crimes: Total & Rate 7.1.4 Domestic Violence: Total & Rate 7.1.5 Child Abuse / Neglect: Total & Rate 7.1.6 Recidivism: Original Crime and 3-Year Rates 7.1.7 Share of Adults Arrested by Race

Youth Rates

7.2.1 Overall Youth Arrests: Total & Rate 7.2.2 Youth Arrests for Property Crimes 7.2.3 Youth Arrests for Violent Crimes 7.2.4 Youth Suicides & Suicide Attempts 7.2.5 Weapon Incidents in School 7.2.6 Youths in Gangs

Resources

7.3.1 Law Enforcement Officers: Total & Rate 7.3.2 Local Govt. Expenditures on Law Enforcement 7.3.3 Local Govt. Expenditures on L.E. Training 7.3.4 Local Govt. Expenditures on Fire & EMS

Recreation & Tourism   return to top

Arts & Culture

8.1.1 Arts-Related Businesses 8.1.2 Arts & Culture Non-Profits

Recreation

8.2.1 Outdoor Recreation-Related Businesses 8.2.2 Local Govt. Expenditures on Parks & Rec 8.2.3 State Park Visits 8.2.4 Daily Traffic Counts

Tourism

8.3.1 Direct Travel & Tourism Spending 8.3.2 Lodging Tax Redistributions 8.3.3 Employment in Tourism Industry 8.3.4 Food and Accommodation Businesses

Transit    return to top

Transportation

9.1.1 Skagit Transit Ridership 9.1.2 Average Daily Vehicle Miles Traveled 9.1.3 Alternative Modes of Commuter Transportation 9.1.4 Total Commuters & Average Time of Commute 9.1.5 Funding for Skagit Transit

Population Health Trust   return to top

Public Health

10.1.1 Kindergarten Immunizations 10.1.2 Youth Overweight But Not Obese 10.1.3 Adults Overweight But Not Obese 10.1.4 Adults Receiving a Routine Medical Exam 10.1.5 Reported Cases of Chlamydia 10.1.6 Campylobacteriosis Disease Rate 10.1.7 Share of Renters & Homeowners

Mental Health

10.2.1 Youth Feeling Sad or Hopeless 10.2.2 Youth Having Considered Suicide 10.2.3 Overall Suicide Rate

Safety & Substance Use

10.3.1 Youth Being Bullied 10.3.2 Youth Dating Violence 10.3.3 Youth Riding with a Marijuana DUI Driver 10.3.4 Youth Admitting Marijuana DUI Driving 10.3.5 Opioid-Related Deaths 10.3.6 Total Heroin-Related Deaths

Shared Importance

5.1.3 First-Trimester Prenatal Care 5.2.5 Youth Marijuana Use 5.2.7 Students Not Eating Fruits & Veggies 7.1.5 Child Abuse/Neglect Rate 7.2.4 Youth Suicides & Suicide Attempts