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All Indicators at a Glance

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 POC Population as Share of Total

In The Home

0.3.1 Average Household Size 0.3.2 Share of Households with Internet Connection 0.3.3 Total & Share of Households with Broadband

Civic Involvement

0.4.1 Registered Voters 0.4.2 Voter Participation Rate

Economic Vitality   return to top


1.1.1 Per Capita Personal Income 1.1.2 Median Household Income 1.1.3 Income Distribution 1.1.4 Overall Average Annual Wage 1.1.5 Average Annual Wage in Top-5 Sectors 1.1.6 Self-Sufficiency Wage

Economic Activity

1.2.1 Annual Taxable Retail Sales 1.2.2 Taxable Retail Sales per Capita 1.2.3 GDP per Capita 1.2.4 Total Value of Merchandise Exports 1.2.5 New Business Applications 1.2.6 Share of Small Businesses 1.2.7 Market Value of Agriculture Sales 1.2.8 Total FDIC Bank Deposits 1.2.9 Metro Area Regional Price Parity 1.2.10 Total & Share of Very Small Businesses 1.2.11 GDP by Major Sectors

Labor Force

1.3.1 Civilian Labor Force & Participation Rate 1.3.2 Total Employed & Unemployment 1.3.3 Net Jobs Created 1.3.4 Employment by Type of Employer 1.3.5 Employment Shares in Top-5 Sectors 1.3.6 Concentration of Employment 1.3.7 Net Jobs Created at 25% Higher Earnings 1.3.8 Working Families with Children 1.3.9 Share of Jobs by Educational Attainment

Tourism & Culture

1.4.1 Arts-Related Businesses 1.4.2 Accommodation Retail Sales 1.4.3 Local Govt. Expenditures on Parks & Rec 1.4.4 Wine Production 1.4.5 Total Number of Wineries

Real Estate

1.5.1 Assessed Value of Total Taxable Property 1.5.2 Total Property Tax Roll 1.5.3 Residential Building Permits 1.5.4 Non-Residential Property Tax Roll 1.5.5 Quarterly Residential Building Permits


1.6.1 Total Population Living in Poverty 1.6.2 Youth Population Living in Poverty 1.6.3 Children Receiving TANF Benefits 1.6.4 USDA Supplemental Nutrition Program 1.6.5 K-12 Free/Reduced Price Lunch Program

Education   return to top

Early Learning

2.1.1 Early Education Enrollment 2.1.2 Kindergartener Readiness


2.2.1 Number of FTE Students per FTE Teachers 2.2.2 Teachers with Advanced Degrees 2.2.3 Public HS On-Time Graduation Rate 2.2.4 Public HS Extended Graduation Rate 2.2.5 Dual Credit Course Enrollment

K-12 State Testing

2.3.1 State Testing: Math 2.3.2 State Testing: English Language Arts

K-12 Funding

2.4.1 Expenditures per Full-Time Student 2.4.2 Levy Revenue per FTE Pupil & Share of TPI

Higher Education

2.5.1 Regional Graduation Rates 2.5.2 Total Degrees Awarded by Level 2.5.3 STEM Degrees Granted 2.5.4 Transfer Enrollment at Community Colleges 2.5.5 Workforce Training at Community Colleges 2.5.6 Basic Skills Enrollment at Community College

Educational Attainment

2.6.1 Population with a High School Diploma 2.6.2 Population with an Associate's Degree 2.6.3 Population with a BA or Graduate Degree

Environment   return to top

Water Quality

3.1.1 Water Quality: Walla Walla & Snake River 3.1.2 Overall Dissolved Oxygen Water Quality Index 3.1.3 Phosphorus Content Water Quality Index 3.1.4 Overall Turbidity Water Quality Index 3.1.5 Water Temperature Index 3.1.6 Lowest Annual River Flow

Public Works & Land Use

3.2.1 Population Density 3.2.2 Water Production & System Leakage 3.2.3 Average Daily Water Consumption 3.2.4 Municipal Solid Waste: Total & per Capita 3.2.5 Non-Municipal Solid Waste per Capita

Health   return to top

Vital Statistics

4.1.1 Life Expectancy at Birth 4.1.2 Deaths by Leading Causes 4.1.3 Heart Disease Mortality Rate 4.1.4 Cancer Deaths by Type 4.1.5 Hospitalizations by Four Leading Causes 4.1.6 Traffic Fatalities 4.1.7 Infant Mortality Rate 4.1.8 Pre-Term Births 4.1.9 Low Birth Weights 4.1.10 First-Trimester Prenatal Care 4.1.11 Maternal Smoking Rates 4.1.12 Sexually Transmitted Diseases 4.1.13 Persons with a Disability

Youth Rates

4.2.1 Overweight & Obesity 4.2.2 Teen Birth Rate

Adult Rates

4.3.1 Adult Smokers 4.3.2 Adult Binge Drinking 4.3.3 Adult Physical Activity Level 4.3.4 Adult Diabetes Rates 4.3.5 Influenza Vaccinations

Access to Care

4.4.1 Adults with Personal Healthcare Providers 4.4.2 Physicians per 1,000 Residents 4.4.3 Uninsured Population 4.4.4 Uninsured Population (18 and Younger) 4.4.5 Adults Visiting a Dentist 4.4.6 Local Govt. Expenditures on Public Health 4.4.7 Hospital Charity Care

Housing   return to top


5.1.1 Median Home Resale Price 5.1.2 All Buyers Affordability Index 5.1.3 First-Time Buyers Affordability Index 5.1.4 Housing Supply by Price Level 5.1.5 Homeownership Rate 5.1.6 Homeowners Paying 30%+ of Income on Shelter 5.1.7 Share of Housing Stock by Type 5.1.8 Rental Vacancy Rate 5.1.9 Renters Spending 30%+ of Income on Shelter 5.1.10 Fair Market Rent 5.1.11 Income Required for Fair Market Rent

Public Safety   return to top

Crime Rates

6.1.1 Property Crimes: Total & Rate 6.1.2 Violent Crimes: Total & Rate 6.1.3 Firearm Related Deaths 6.1.4 Domestic Violence: Total & Rate

Youth Rates

6.2.1 Youth Deaths by Type 6.2.2 Participation in School Activities 6.2.3 Youth Being Bullied 6.2.4 Weapon Incidents in School


6.3.1 Law Enforcement Officers: Total & Rate 6.3.2 Local Govt. Expenditures on Law Enforcement

Transportation   return to top


7.1.1 Walla Walla Airport: Total Enplanements 7.1.2 Valley Transit Ridership 7.1.3 Local Govt. Expenditures on Roads 7.1.4 Daily Average Traffic Count