Soap Lake, WA

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Soap Lake Profile


Overview

Soap Lake is a very small city located in the state of Washington. With a population of 1,580 people and just one neighborhood, Soap Lake is the 210th largest community in Washington.

Occupations and Workforce

Soap Lake is a blue-collar town, with 35.24% of people working in blue-collar occupations, while the average in America is just 27.7%. Overall, Soap Lake is a city of service providers, sales and office workers, and construction workers and builders. There are especially a lot of people living in Soap Lake who work in sales jobs (16.77%), personal care services (11.46%), and food service (8.92%).

You will also find that a lot of people in Soap Lake work in agricultural jobs - much more than in the average community in America. This will be quite apparent if you drive around town, as much of the landscape is dedicated to farms.

One interesting thing about the economy is that relatively large numbers of people worked from their home: 7.84% of the workforce. While this number may seem small overall, as a fraction of the total workforce this is high compared to the rest of the county. These workers are often telecommuters who work in knowledge-based, white-collar professions. For example, Silicon Valley has large numbers of people who telecommute. Other at-home workers may be self-employed people who operate small businesses out of their homes.


Setting & Lifestyle

Residents will find that the city is relatively quiet. This is because it is not over-populated, and it has fewer college students, renters, and young children - all of whom can be noisy at times. So, if you're looking for a relatively peaceful place to live, Soap Lake is worth considering.

Soap Lake, even though it is a small city, has many people who use public transportation every day to get to and from work. This is a great benefit for people in the, city who have a need for low-cost transportation.

Soap Lake Demographics

In Soap Lake, just 8.49% of people over 25 hold a college degree, which is very low compared to the rest of the nation, whereas the average among all cities is 21.84%.

The per capita income in Soap Lake in 2010 was $14,726, which is low income relative to Washington and the nation. This equates to an annual income of $58,904 for a family of four. Soap Lake also has one of the higher rates of people living in poverty in the nation, with 31.63% of its population below the federal poverty line.

Soap Lake is a very ethnically-diverse city. The people who call Soap Lake home describe themselves as belonging to a variety of racial and ethnic groups. The greatest number of Soap Lake residents report their race to be White, followed by Native American. Soap Lake also has a sizeable Hispanic population (people of Hispanic origin can be of any race). People of Hispanic or Latino origin account for 11.91% of the city’s residents. Important ancestries of people in Soap Lake include Irish, English, Norwegian, and French .

The most common language spoken in Soap Lake is English. Other important languages spoken here include Spanish and Russian.

Neighborhood Real Estate Data

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Neighborhood Demographics Data

136 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

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Neighborhood Crime Data

67 Vital Statistics. 1 Condition Alert found.

Neighborhood Crime Data

 
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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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Neighborhood Violent Crime

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Safer than of U.S. neighborhoods.

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violent Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

Crime
Soap Lake 0.101011101001110
Washington 2.84
My Chances of Becoming a Victim of a Violent Crime

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property Crime Comparison (per 1,000 residents)

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Soap Lake 0.101011101001110
Washington 34.64
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Crimes Per Square Mile

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Washington 56

Neighborhood Public School Data

65 Vital Statistics. 13 Condition Alerts found.

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District Quality Compared to Washington

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Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to WA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Beezley Springs Elementary
501 C St Nw
Ephrata, WA, 98823
PK-01
Parkway School
1011 Parkway Blvd
Ephrata, WA, 98823
05-06
Grant Co Detention Ctr
303 Able Rd
Ephrata, WA, 98823
08-12
Columbia Ridge Elementary
60 H Se
Ephrata, WA, 98823
PK-04
Ephrata High School
333 4 Th Ave Nw
Ephrata, WA, 98823
09-12
Ephrata Middle School
384 "A" Se
Ephrata, WA, 98823
07-08
Grant Elementary
451 3 Rd Nw
Ephrata, WA, 98823
KG-04
Sage Hills High School
35 K St Se
Ephrata, WA, 98823
08-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 57.0% 46.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 46.8% 39.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.1% 7.2%

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SOAP LAKE SCHOOL DISTRICT


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District Quality Compared to Washington

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Better than of WA school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

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Better than of US school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math 0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools In This District

School Details Grades Quality Rating Compared to WA Quality Rating Compared to Nation
Smokiam Alternative High School
120 East Main Street
Soap Lake, WA, 98851
09-12
Soap Lake Elementary
410 Ginkgo St S
Soap Lake, WA, 98851
KG-05
Soap Lake Middle & High School
527 2 Nd Ave Sw
Soap Lake, WA, 98851
06-12

School District Enrollment By Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic)
Black
Hispanic
Asian Or Pacific Islander
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Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 97.2% 46.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 97.2% 39.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 7.2%

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