Businesses in Bellingham, Washington

Industries

Business Distribution by Industry
 Shopping: 16%
 Medical: 15%
 Professional Services: 12.4%
 Industry: 8.2%
 Home Services: 8.1%
 Restaurants: 6.8%
 Other: 33.4%
Industry DescriptionNumber of EstablishmentsAverage Age of BusinessAverage Google RatingBusinesses per 1,000 residents
Car repair25129.7 years4.42.9
Beauty salons18721.5 years4.32.1
Hairdressers18321.4 years4.32.1
Public administration18832 years4.22.1
Social work36425.7 years4.14.1
Finance other13857.2 years3.61.6
Loan companies23936.5 years4.22.7
Grocery stores and supermarkets16831.8 years4.21.9
General contractors38626.5 years4.34.4
Other construction21429.5 years4.52.4
Real estate46926.5 years3.65.3
Construction of buildings24430.8 years4.22.8
Other membership organizations14539.2 years4.31.7
Wholesale of machinery13136.1 years4.11.5
Personal services11522.2 years4.51.3
Dentists17928.2 years4.72.0
Health and medical1,73325.4 years4.119.7
Physicians and surgeons51026.8 years3.65.8
Physiotherapy13421.6 years4.21.5
Psychiatrists and psychotherapists11620.5 years3.91.3
Accountants16424.2 years4.21.9
Advertising and marketing12123.2 years4.61.4
Corporate management30224.3 years4.03.4
Lawyers legal30727.6 years4.33.5
Scientific and technical services20021.3 years4.72.3
Specialized design22922.3 years4.82.6
Technical construction services13525.5 years4.41.5
Churches12447.6 years4.41.4
Cafes13226.2 years4.41.5
Clothing stores16628.3 years4.31.9
Electronics stores21526.4 years3.82.4
Hardware stores12330.3 years4.41.4
Pharmacies and drug stores11234.7 years3.91.3
Shopping other21730.1 years4.12.5
Area of Bellingham, Washington28.9 sq mi
Population87,762
Male Population42,871 (48.8%)
Female Population44,891 (51.2%)
Population change from 1975 to 2015 +74.5%
Population change from 2000 to 2015 +30.4%
Median Age32.4
Male Median Age31.1
Female Median Age33.6
Area Codes206360
NeighborhoodsBarkley, Central Business District, Columbia, Cornwall Park, Fairhaven, Guide Meridian, Lettered Streets, Meridian, Mount Baker, Puget, Roosevelt, Sunnyland
Local TimeWednesday 10:01 AM
TimezonePacific Daylight Time
Lat & Lng48.75955° / -122.48822°
Zip Codes9822598226982279822898229

Bellingham, Washington - Map

Bellingham, Washington Population

Years 1975 to 2015
Data1975199020002015
Population50,28161,42067,30487,762
Population Density1,739 / mi²2,125 / mi²2,328 / mi²3,036 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Bellingham, Washington Population change from 2000 to 2015

Increase of 30.4% from year 2000 to 2015
LocationChange since 1975Change since 1990Change since 2000
Bellingham, Washington+74.5%+42.9%+30.4%
Washington+78.3%+41.1%+20.1%
United States+46.9%+27.2%+13.7%
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Bellingham, Washington Median Age

Median Age: 32.4 years
LocationMedian AgeMedian Age (Female)Median Age (Male)
Bellingham, Washington32.4 years33.6 years31.1 years
Washington37.9 years38.9 years36.9 years
United States37.4 years38.7 years36.1 years
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Bellingham, Washington Population Tree

Population By Age and Gender
AgeMaleFemaleTotal
Under 52,1021,9464,048
5-91,9501,8253,775
10-141,8931,8293,723
15-193,5424,0377,579
20-247,2477,26114,508
25-294,0913,6217,712
30-342,8232,6535,477
35-392,4602,2764,736
40-442,3622,3244,686
45-492,4092,4784,887
50-542,2862,5414,827
55-592,5222,8735,395
60-642,3242,4824,806
65-691,5501,7743,324
70-741,0191,2362,255
75-798351,1151,951
80-847131,1351,849
85 Plus7431,4862,229
Sources: CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)

Bellingham, Washington Population Density

Population Density: 3,036 / mi²
LocationPopulationAreaPopulation Density
Bellingham, Washington87,76228.9 sq mi3,036 / mi²
Washington7.1 million71,298.4 sq mi99.7 / mi²
United States321.6 million3,796,761.2 sq mi84.7 / mi²
Sources: JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid

Bellingham, Washington Historical and Projected Population

Estimated Population from 1890 to 2100
Sources:
1. JRC (European Commission's Joint Research Centre) work on the GHS built-up grid
2. CIESIN (Center for International Earth Science Information Network)
3. [Link] Klein Goldewijk, K., Beusen, A., Doelman, J., and Stehfest, E.: Anthropogenic land use estimates for the Holocene – HYDE 3.2, Earth Syst. Sci. Data, 9, 927–953, https://doi.org/10.5194/essd-9-927-2017, 2017.

Neighborhoods

Business Distribution by neighborhood in Bellingham, Washington
 Central Business District: 12%
 Cornwall Park: 9.2%
 Lettered Streets: 8.9%
 Fairhaven: 7%
 Guide Meridian: 7%
 Sunnyland: 6.6%
 Meridian: 5.5%
 Barkley: 5.4%
 Roosevelt: 5.3%
 Other: 33%

Business distribution by price for Bellingham, Washington

 Moderate: 57.6%
 Inexpensive: 32.6%
 Expensive: 8.3%
 Very Expensive: 1.4%

Human Development Index (HDI)

Statistic composite index of life expectancy, education, and per capita income.
Sources: [Link] Kummu, M., Taka, M. & Guillaume, J. Gridded global datasets for Gross Domestic Product and Human Development Index over 1990–2015. Sci Data 5, 180004 (2018) doi:10.1038/sdata.2018.4

Bellingham, Washington CO2 Emissions

Carbon Dioxide (CO2) Emissions Per Capita in Tonnes Per Year
LocationCO2 EmissionsCO2 Emissions Per CapitaCO2 Emissions Intensity
Bellingham, Washington1,348,870 t15.4 t46,673 t/mi²
Washington122,068,940 t17.2 t1,712 t/mi²
United States5,664,619,809 t17.6 t1,491 t/mi²
Sources: [Link] Moran, D., Kanemoto K; Jiborn, M., Wood, R., Többen, J., and Seto, K.C. (2018) Carbon footprints of 13,000 cities. Environmental Research Letters DOI: 10.1088/1748-9326/aac72a

Bellingham, Washington CO2 Emissions

2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year)1,348,870 t
2013 CO2 emissions (tonnes/year) per capita15.4 t
2013 CO2 emissions intensity (tonnes/mi²/year)

Natural Hazards Risk

Relative risk out of 10
LandslideMedium (6)
EarthquakeMedium (6)
* Risk, particularly concerning flood or landslide, may not be for the entire area.
Sources:
1. Dilley, M., R.S. Chen, U. Deichmann, A.L. Lerner-Lam, M. Arnold, J. Agwe, P. Buys, O. Kjekstad, B. Lyon, and G. Yetman. 2005. Natural Disaster Hotspots: A Global Risk Analysis. Washington, D.C.: World Bank. https://doi.org/10.1596/0-8213-5930-4.
2. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University, and Norwegian Geotechnical Institute - NGI. 2005. Global Landslide Hazard Distribution. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4P848VZ.
3. Center for Hazards and Risk Research - CHRR - Columbia University, Center for International Earth Science Information Network - CIESIN - Columbia University. 2005. Global Earthquake Hazard Distribution - Peak Ground Acceleration. Palisades, NY: NASA Socioeconomic Data and Applications Center (SEDAC). https://doi.org/10.7927/H4BZ63ZS.

Recent Nearby Earthquakes

Magnitude 3.0 and greater
DateTimeMagnitudeDistanceDepthLocationLink
6/29/171:40 AM3.18.9 km16,270 m4km S of Marietta, Washingtonusgs.gov
9/6/1611:50 PM3.1614.8 km17,970 m4km ENE of Sudden Valley, Washingtonusgs.gov
4/5/1611:06 AM3.4547.8 km52,160 m13km WNW of Ault Field, Washingtonusgs.gov
7/5/1512:45 AM3.336.6 km7,800 m7km SE of Abbotsford, Canadausgs.gov
1/25/131:11 AM3.4337.2 km23,415 mSan Juan Islands region, Washingtonusgs.gov
3/24/122:16 PM3.5748 km7,749 mWashingtonusgs.gov
11/23/0512:53 PM427.8 km-710 mWashingtonusgs.gov
3/17/043:34 AM3.838.4 km-387 mWashingtonusgs.gov
11/1/0012:37 AM3.353.5 km21,297 mPuget Sound region, Washingtonusgs.gov
4/11/002:09 AM3.242.4 km13,402 mWashingtonusgs.gov

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Bellingham, Washington

Bellingham (/ˈbɛlɪŋhæm/ US dict: bĕl′·ĭng·hăm) is the largest city in, and the county seat of, Whatcom County in the State of Washington, United States. It is the thirteenth-largest city in the state, with 80,885 residents at the 2010 Census, or sixt..  ︎  Bellingham, Washington Wikipedia Page

Zip Codes

Percentage of businesses by Zip Codes in Bellingham, Washington
 Zip Code 98225: 53.9%
 Zip Code 98226: 30.7%
 Zip Code 98229: 12.7%
 Other: 2.8%

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