Malott CDP, Washington
Population 487

Overview

Housing
Median Home Value
$15,600
Half are $9,999 - $209,300
Median Year Housing Built
1970
Employment & Commute
Median Household Income
$36,000
Poverty Rate
36%
Unemployment Rate
4.6%

While many may refer to the city of Malott as a city, it actually is a census designated place (CDP). It is a rural city located in northern Washington near the Okanogan River. Malott is one of 13 cities in Okanogan County.

Malott, WA is a Place (Census Designated):
Often referred to as cities, places can be categorized as Census Designated Places (CDP) or legal entities. The places that are legal entities provide governmental functions. CDPs have no governmental authority and exist only for statistical purposes. They are similar to legal entities in that they are a concentrated population identifiable by a name. Neither cross state lines, but may extend across county lines. A CDP may not extend into a legal entity.

Housing

1970

Median Year Housing was BuiltAll Housing Including Owner/Renter Occupied and Unoccupied

43.8%

Home Ownership PercentageOccupied Housing Units

$15,600

Median Owner Occupied Home Value

0.4

Housing Affordability (Median Multiple)

The median multiple is the ratio of median house price by the median annual household income. In other words, how many years would it take for the median income to pay off the median home price? Higher values indicate that the incomes in the area are not high enough to warrant the higher home prices. Anything under 3 is considered affordable while higher values indicate that housing is not affordable.

Employment

$35,625

Median Household Income

38.4

Household Income Inequality

Income inequality is measured using the Gini coefficient. Lower values indicate that household income is spread evenly across the income groups. Higher values indicate that one income group is much more common than others.

36%

Poverty Rate

Poverty status uses the standards set by the Office of Management and Budget (OMB). If a family's total income is less than a certain threshold, every person in the family is considered to be in poverty. The threshold varies based on family size, composition, and age.

$27,656

Median Annual Individual EarningsPast 12 months for the Population Ages 16+ With Earnings

114%

Unadjusted Gender Pay GapPopulation Ages 16+ with Earnings

The unadjusted gender pay gap is the median indvidiual female earnings as a percentage of male earnings. In other words, women who work in Malott, WA generally make around 11370% of what men do. Much of that difference is likely due to the number of hours worked (see the Full Time vs Part Time Work chart), occupations chosen (see the Employed by Occupation chart), education, and job experience. Adjusting for each of those factors to see what women with similar qualifications and jobs make compared to men is difficult, but the adjusted pay gap would be more likely to show the difference due to discrimination, difference in ability, or willingness to negotiate pay. For these reasons, differences in the gender pay shown here may be more likely to show the gender ideals in an area than the discriminatory practices.

4.6%

Unemployment RatePopulation Ages 16+ in the Civilian Labor Force

To classify as unemployed, people must not be in the military and must be actively looking for work (also known as the U3 measure of unemployment which is the official unemployment rate). In Malott, WA, 30% of the population ages 16+ are not employed, but are also not looking for work so they are not considered in the unemployment rate. See the Labor Force Participation Rate for more information.

70%

Labor Force Participation RatePopulation Ages 16+

People in the labor force include those in the armed forces as well as civilians who are employed or classified as unemployed. To classify as unemployed, people must be actively looking for work. Common people that are not considered in the labor force are students, homemakers, retired workers, seasonal workers not currently looking for work, and institutionalized people. In Malott, WA, 30% of people are neither employed or looking for work.

Demographics

487

Total Population

Life Stages

Children Under 10
25%
Children 10-17
10%
Young Adult Singles
10%
Middle Aged and Married
6%
Seniors
15%
Other
34%

Race

White
77%
Black
0%
American Indian or Alaskan
2%
Asian
0%
Pacific Islander
0%
Other
3%
Two Plus Races
18%
51

Racial and Ethnic Diversity

The racial and ethnic diversity index measures the probability that any two people chose at random from Malott, WA are of different races or ethnicities where higher numbers represent more diversity. It was developed by the University of North Carolina and USA Today in 1991 and adapted in 2000 to account for differences in Census questions. It uses the same calculation methods as the Gini Index used by the Census Bureau to determine household income inequality.

Climate

The climate estimates use Malott, WA weather from 1971 to 2000 at the nearest official weather station which is located at OMAK 4 N.

Average Daily Temperatures by Month (°F)

Average Monthly Precipitation (Inches)

Summer High Temps

This weather station's average summer high temps are lower than 58% of other weather stations.

Winter Low Temps

This weather station's average winter low temps are lower than 58% of other weather stations.

Precipitation Levels

This weather station's average precipitation levels are lower than 90% of other weather stations.

Entity Info

PropertySourceValue
State2013 ACSWA
Summary Level2013 ACS160 (place)
Logical Record Number2010 Census0215307
Logical Record Number2013 ACS0008513
Region2013 ACS4
Division2013 ACS9
State FIPS2013 ACS53
Place FIPS2013 ACS42380
Metro Micro Politan Statistical Area Principal City Indicator2010 CensusN
New England City & Town Area Principal City Indicator2010 CensusN
Name2010 CensusMalott CDP
Name2013 ACSMalott CDP, Washington
Functional Status Code2010 CensusS
Legal Statistical Area Description Code2013 ACS57
State ANSI2010 Census01779804
Place ANSI2010 Census02586738
Full GEOID2013 ACS16000US5342380
GEOID2013 ACS5342380
Population2013 ACS487
Housing Units2010 Census221
Housing Units2013 ACS267
Land Area2013 ACS1.8 square miles
Water Area2010 Census0
Population Density2013 ACS264.5 people per sq. mile
Minimum Bounding Rectangle Or Bounding Box2013 ACS[48.278291,-119.715304], [48.302494,-119.670074],
Centroid Or Center Coordinates2013 ACS48.291884093638, -119.69542754202
FIPS Place Class Code2010 CensusU1
Place Size Code2010 Census07