Grant County Trends
Grant County Trends
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All Indicators at a Glance

People | Agriculture | Economic Vitality | Education | Environment & Land Use | Health | Housing/Transportation | Public Safety | Recreation & Tourism

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 Average Household Size 0.1.5 Veteran Population 0.1.6 Share of Households with Internet Connection 0.1.7 Share of Internet Connection by Type

Migration & Immigration

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

Civic Involvement

0.3.1 Share of Population Registered to Vote 0.3.2 Voting Rate in November Elections

Agriculture   return to top

Value of Production

1.1.1 Market Value of Ag Sales 1.1.2 Distribution of Farms by Value of Sales 1.1.3 Market Value of Organic Ag Sales 1.1.4 Net Farm Income 1.1.5 Hay Production 1.1.6 Corn for Grain Production 1.1.7 Potato Production 1.1.8 Number of Cattle, Calves & Dairy Cows 1.1.9 Average Cash Rent

Land & Labor

1.2.1 Total Number of Farms 1.2.2 Average Acres per Farm 1.2.3 Acres of Land in Crops 1.2.4 Acres of Land in Irrigation 1.2.5 Acres of Top Ten Crops 1.2.6 Acres of Land in Fruit Trees 1.2.7 Employees & Wages in Ag Support 1.2.8 Ag Employment in Top Three Crops

Economic Vitality   return to top


2.1.1 Per Capita Personal Income 2.1.2 Median Household Income 2.1.3 Overall Average Annual Wage 2.1.4 Average Annual Wage in Top 4 Sectors 2.1.5 Income Distribution

Economic Activity

2.2.1 Annual Taxable Retail Sales 2.2.2 Quarterly Taxable Retail Sales 2.2.3 Per Capita Retail Trade Sales 2.2.4 Number of Firms & Their Growth Rate 2.2.6 Firms with 0-9 Employees 2.2.7 Total FDIC Bank Deposits 2.2.8 Average Electricity Costs 2.2.5 Food Manufacturing Firms/Employment

Real Estate

2.3.1 Residential Building Permits 2.3.2 Assessed Value of Taxable Total Property

Labor Force

2.4.1 Unemployment Rate 2.4.2 Labor Force Participation Rate 2.4.3 Employment Shares by Occupation 2.4.4 Employment by Type of Employer 2.4.5 Employment Shares in Top 4 Sectors 2.4.6 Net Jobs Created


2.5.1 Population Living in Poverty 2.5.2 Youth Population Living in Poverty 2.5.3 USDA Supplemental Nutrition Program 2.5.4 K-12 Free/Reduced Price Lunch Eligibility 2.5.5 Children Receiving TANF Benefits

Education   return to top


3.1.1 FTE Students per FTE Teacher 3.1.2 K-12 Teachers with Advanced Degrees 3.1.3 Highly Qualified Teachers 3.1.4 Public HS On-Time Graduation Rates 3.1.5 Public HS Five-Year Graduation Rates 3.1.6 Dropouts in 9th & 10th Grades 3.1.7 Dropouts in 11th & 12th Grades 3.1.8 Alternative High School Enrollment 3.1.9 Students Enrolled in Running Start 3.1.10 Spending per Pupil at Public Schools 3.1.11 Local Levy Revenue per Pupil

K-12 State Testing

3.2.1 Students Meeting State Math Standards 3.2.2 State Testing - English Language Arts

Higher Education

3.3.1 Population 18+ Enrolled in Higher Education 3.3.2 AA Degrees Granted at Big Bend CC 3.3.3 Workforce Training at Big Bend CC 3.3.4 GEDs Granted by Big Bend CC 3.3.5 Two-Year STEM Degrees Awarded

Educational Attainment

3.4.1 Population with a High School Diploma 3.4.2 Population with an Associate's Degree 3.4.3 Population with BA or Graduate Degree

Environment & Land Use   return to top

Water Quality

4.1.1 Crab Creek Water Quality Index 4.1.2 Columbia River Water Quality Index 4.1.3 Crab Creek Minimum Flow Levels 4.1.4 Columbia River Flow Levels

Public Works & Land Use

4.2.1 City Water Production & System Leakage 4.2.2 Moses Lake Water Usage per Capita 4.2.3 Municipal Solid Waste per Person 4.2.4 Share of Recycled Solid Waste 4.2.5 Non-Municipal Solid Waste per Capita 4.2.6 Population Density 4.2.7 Population in Unincorporated Areas 4.2.8 Land Use

Health   return to top

Vital Statistics

5.1.1 Additional Years of Life at Age 20 5.1.2 Deaths by Leading Causes 5.1.3 Leading Types of Cancer Deaths 5.1.4 Hospitalizations by Leading Causes 5.1.5 Avoidable Hospital Admissions 5.1.6 Pre-Term Births 5.1.8 Sexually Transmitted Diseases 5.1.9 Persons with a Disability 5.1.7 Low Birth Weights

Youth Rates

5.2.1 Teen Birth Rates by Age 5.2.2 Share of Youth Smoking 5.2.3 Share of Youth Exercising

Adult Rates

5.3.1 Adult Mental Health 5.3.2 Adult Smoking Rates 5.3.3 Adult Physical Activity 5.3.4 Share of Adults Obese 5.3.5 Share of Adults with Diabetes

Access to Care

5.4.1 Adults with a Personal Healthcare Provider 5.4.2 Physicians Per 1,000 Residents 5.4.3 First Trimester Prenatal Care Rates 5.4.4 Overall Uninsured Population 5.4.5 Uninsured Population (18 and younger) 5.4.6 Hospital Charity Care

Housing/Transportation   return to top


6.1.1 Homeowners Paying 30%+ for Housing 6.1.2 First Time Buyers Affordability Index 6.1.3 All Buyers Affordability Index 6.1.4 Median Home Price 6.1.5 Month's Supply of Housing 6.1.6 Rental Vacancy Rate 6.1.7 Homeownership Rates 6.1.8 Homeownership Rates by Income 6.1.9 Number of Listings Available for Sale 6.1.10 Shares of Housing Stock by Type 6.1.11 Share of Homes by Price Range


6.2.1 Alternative Commuter Transportation 6.2.2 Average Time of Commute 6.2.3 Local Govt. Expenditures on Roads

Public Safety   return to top

Crime Rates

7.1.1 Overall Property Crime Rates 7.1.2 Overall Violent Crime Rates 7.1.3 Traffic Fatalities 7.1.4 Traffic Fatalities Involving Alcohol 7.1.5 Graffiti Incidents

Youth Rates

7.2.1 Participation in After School Activities 7.2.2 Weapons Incidence in Public Schools 7.2.3 Youth Carrying a Weapon to School 7.2.4 Youth Overall Arrest Rate 7.2.5 Youth Arrests for Property Crime 7.2.6 Youth Arrests for Violent Crimes 7.2.7 Youth Arrests for Drug Violation 7.2.8 Youth Arrests for Alcohol Violation 7.2.9 Youth Marijuana Use 7.2.10 Youth Alcohol Use 7.2.11 Youths in Gangs


7.3.1 Local Govt. Expenditures on Law Enforcement 7.3.2 Local Govt. Expenditures on Fire & EMS 7.3.3 Volunteers for Fire & Emergency Services

Recreation & Tourism   return to top


8.1.1 Direct Travel & Tourism Spending 8.1.2 Campground Travel & Tourism Spending 8.1.3 Hotel Room Demand & Occupancy Rates 8.1.4 Lodging Tax Redistributions 8.1.5 Food & Accommodation Businesses 8.1.6 Number of Arts-Related Businesses


8.2.1 Steamboat Rock State Park Visits 8.2.2 Sun Lakes State Park Visits 8.2.3 Traffic Counts on Coulee Corridor