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Encyclopedia > North Bend, Washington
North Bend
Downtown North Bend. Twede's Cafe from Twin Peaks is on the right.
Motto: Excellence in Government - Pride in Service
Coordinates: 47°29′38″N 121°47′10″W / 47.49389, -121.78611
Country United States
State Washington
County King County
Government
 - Type Incorporated
 - Mayor Kenneth G. Hearing
 - City Council Jonathan Rosen, Chris Garcia, Karen Tavenner, Ross Loudenback, and David Cook
Area
 - Land  2.97 sq mi (7.7 km²)
Elevation  440 ft (134 m)
Population (2000)
 - City 4,746
Time zone PDT (UTC-7)
 - Summer (DST) PST (UTC-8)
Zip code 98045
Area code(s) Area code 425
Website: http://ci.north-bend.wa.us/

North Bend is a city in King County, Washington, United States. The town was made famous by David Lynch's television series Twin Peaks (also filmed in nearby Snoqualmie.) Since the Weyerhaeuser sawmill closed, North Bend has become an upscale bedroom community for the Eastside of Seattle, Washington, with property values more than doubling from 1997 to 2006. The population was 4,746 at the 2000 census. David Lynch's series Twin Peaks was filmed in North Bend and in the neighboring town of Snoqualmie, Washington. Image File history File linksMetadata Download high-resolution version (3008x2000, 3139 KB) Summary Licensing File links The following pages on the English Wikipedia link to this file (pages on other projects are not listed): North Bend, Washington Metadata This file contains additional information, probably added from the digital camera or... For the hills in San Francisco, see Twin Peaks, San Francisco, California. ... For other uses, see Motto (disambiguation). ... This is an alphabetical list of the sovereign states of the world, including both de jure and de facto independent states. ... Federal courts Supreme Court Circuit Courts of Appeal District Courts Elections Presidential elections Midterm elections Political Parties Democratic Republican Third parties State & Local government Governors Legislatures (List) State Courts Local Government Other countries Atlas  US Government Portal      The political units and divisions of the United States include: The 50 states... For the capital city of the United States, see Washington, D.C.. For other uses, see Washington (disambiguation). ... Washington counties This is a list of counties in Washington. ... King County redirects here; you may be looking for King County, Texas. ... A Municipal Corporation is a legal defintion for a local governing body, including (but not necessarily limited to) cities, counties, and towns. ... This article is about the physical quantity. ... Elevation histogram of the surface of the Earth – approximately 71% of the Earths surface is covered with water. ... A foot (plural: feet or foot;[1] symbol or abbreviation: ft or, sometimes, ′ – a prime) is a unit of length, in a number of different systems, including English units, Imperial units, and United States customary units. ... This article is about the unit of length. ... Timezone and TimeZone redirect here. ... −12 | −11 | −10 | −9:30 | −9 | −8 | −7 | −6 | −5 | −4 | −3:30 | −3 | −2:30 | −2 | −1 | −0:25 | UTC (0) | +0:20 | +0:30 | +1 | +2 | +3 | +3:30 | +4 | +4:30 | +4:51 | +5 | +5:30 | +5:40 | +5:45 | +6 | +6:30 | +7 | +7:20 | +7... Though DST is common in Europe and North America, most of the worlds people do not use it. ... −12 | −11 | −10 | −9:30 | −9 | −8 | −7 | −6 | −5 | −4 | −3:30 | −3 | −2:30 | −2 | −1 | −0:25 | UTC (0) | +0:20 | +0:30 | +1 | +2 | +3 | +3:30 | +4 | +4:30 | +4:51 | +5 | +5:30 | +5:40 | +5:45 | +6 | +6:30 | +7 | +7:20 | +7... Area code 425 is a telephone dialing code in Washington for the suburbs north and east of Seattle, particularly the Eastside, extending east to Snoqualmie and north to Everett. ... King County redirects here; you may be looking for King County, Texas. ... For the capital city of the United States, see Washington, D.C.. For other uses, see Washington (disambiguation). ... For other persons named David Lynch, see David Lynch (disambiguation). ... For the hills in San Francisco, see Twin Peaks, San Francisco, California. ... Snoqualmie Depot Snoqualmie (IPA: ) is a city next to Snoqualmie Falls in King County, Washington. ... Weyerhaeuser is one of the largest pulp and paper companies in the world; the worlds largest private owner of softwood timberland; and the second largest owner in the United States, behind International Paper. ... The Eastside is to the right (east) of Lake Washington. ... “Seattle” redirects here. ... For other persons named David Lynch, see David Lynch (disambiguation). ... For the hills in San Francisco, see Twin Peaks, San Francisco, California. ... Snoqualmie Depot Snoqualmie (IPA: ) is a city next to Snoqualmie Falls in King County, Washington. ...


Based on per capita income, one of the more reliable measures of affluence, North Bend ranks 52nd of 522 areas in the state of Washington to be ranked. This article or section does not cite its references or sources. ...


The city's ZIP code is 98045. Mr. ...

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History

Mt. Si and Little Si behind QFC store
Mt. Si and Little Si behind QFC store

The Indians who inhabited the Snoqualmie valley, lead by Chief Patkanim, sided with settlers in the wars of the 1850s and, with the Treaty of Point Elliott, lost such title as settlers acknowledged. Some of the soldiers in those wars, such as the brothers Kellogg, established cabins near their blockhouses; however the first permanent settler in the valley was Jeremiah Borst, in 1858.[1] ImageMetadata File history File links Download high resolution version (3008x2000, 1941 KB) Summary Mount Si behind QFC grocery store in North Bend, WA. Little Si is visible just above the peak over the stores entrance. ... ImageMetadata File history File links Download high resolution version (3008x2000, 1941 KB) Summary Mount Si behind QFC grocery store in North Bend, WA. Little Si is visible just above the peak over the stores entrance. ... Mt. ... Little Si is a hill in the US state of Washington, named after its taller neighbor, Mount Si. ... Categories: Stub | Retail companies of the United States | Supermarkets in the United States ... Patkanim (variously spelled Pat-ka-nam or Pat Kanim) was chief of the Snoqualmoo (Snoqualmie) and Snohomish tribe in what is now modern Washington State. ... The Treaty of Point Elliott of 1855, or the Point Elliott Treaty,[1] is the lands settlement treaty between the United States government and the nominal Native American tribes of the greater Puget Sound region in the recently-formed Washington Territory (March, 1853), one of about thirteen treaties between the...


In 1865, Matts Peterson homesteaded the site that ultimately became North Bend. Deeply in debt, he sold the property to Borst and moved east of the mountains. Borst wrote to Will Taylor, who had left the area to go mining in California, and offered him the Peterson place in exchange for labor. Will Taylor, (1853-1941) land speculator and founder of North Bend, Washington in February 1889. ...


Taylor returned and prospered as a farmer and operator of a trading post. He platted North Bend as Snoqualmie[1] but because another nearby town had the same nme, renamed it Mountain View.[2] However, the Post Office Department objected to the name Mountain View, so it was renamed North Bend after its location near the north bend of the South Fork of the Snoqualmie River. North Bend was officially incorporated on March 12, 1909. USPS and Usps redirect here. ... The Snoqualmie River is a river with three forks which drains the west side of the Cascade Mountains in the central portion of King County, Washington starting near the town of North Bend, Washington. ... is the 71st day of the year (72nd in leap years) in the Gregorian calendar. ... Year 1909 (MCMIX) was a common year starting on Friday (link will display full calendar) of the Gregorian calendar (or a common year starting on Thursday of the 13-day-slower Julian calendar). ...


Geography

Location of North Bend, Washington

North Bend is located at 47°29′38″N, 121°47′10″W (47.493831, -121.786247)GR1. Image File history File links Adapted from Wikipedias WA county maps by Bumm13. ...


According to the United States Census Bureau, the city has a total area of 7.6 km² (2.9 mi²), all land. The United States Census Bureau (officially Bureau of the Census as defined in Title ) is a part of the United States Department of Commerce. ... A square metre (US spelling: square meter) is by definition the area enclosed by a square with sides each 1 metre long. ... A square mile is an English unit of area equal to that of a square with sides each 1 statute mile (≈1,609 m) in length. ...


North Bend is located in the foothills of the Cascade Range just 31 miles east of Seattle in the upper valley of the Snoqualmie River. Nearby Mount Si looms over the town. To the south is Rattlesnake Ridge. The nearest town, Snoqualmie, Washington, is located about 3 miles to the northwest. “Cascades” redirects here. ... City nickname Emerald City City bird Great Blue Heron City flower Dahlia City mottos The City of Flowers The City of Goodwill City song Seattle, the Peerless City Mayor Greg Nickels County King County Area   - Total   - Land   - Water   - % water 369. ... The Snoqualmie River is a river with three forks which drains the west side of the Cascade Mountains in the central portion of King County, Washington starting near the town of North Bend, Washington. ... Mount Si is a small mountain in the US state of Washington. ... Rattlesnake Ridge Rattlesnake Ridge is a mountain ridge located south of North Bend, Washington External Links Photo of Rattlesnake Ridge by Karen Sykes (probably from Little Mt. ... Snoqualmie Depot Snoqualmie (IPA: ) is a city next to Snoqualmie Falls in King County, Washington. ...


Mount Si is the most prominent geological feature arising on the outskirts of North Bend. It stands at 4,167 feet and towers above the town, itself at around 440 ft. A 4-mile trail zig zags up to the summit with a vertical climb of 3,500 feet. Mount Si is a small mountain in the US state of Washington. ...


Demographics

Historic McGrath Hotel
Historic McGrath Hotel

As of the censusGR2 of 2000, there were 4,746 people, 1,841 households, and 1,286 families residing in the city. The population density was 623.3/km² (1,611.6/mi²). There were 1,889 housing units at an average density of 248.1/km² (641.4/mi²). The racial makeup of the city was 92.01% White, 0.70% African American, 1.03% Native American, 2.23% Asian, 0.17% Pacific Islander, 1.45% from other races, and 2.40% from two or more races. Hispanic or Latino of any race were 3.79% of the population. ImageMetadata File history File links Download high resolution version (3008x2000, 2522 KB) Summary Historic McGrath Hotel with Robertiellos Restaurant in North Bend, WA (cc) 2005 Konrad Roeder Licensing File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... ImageMetadata File history File links Download high resolution version (3008x2000, 2522 KB) Summary Historic McGrath Hotel with Robertiellos Restaurant in North Bend, WA (cc) 2005 Konrad Roeder Licensing File history Legend: (cur) = this is the current file, (del) = delete this old version, (rev) = revert to this old version. ... Image:1870 census Lindauer Weber 01. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... It has been suggested that Ethnicity (United States Census) be merged into this article or section. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ... The United States Census Bureau uses the federal governments definitions of race when performing a census. ...


There were 1,841 households out of which 37.8% had children under the age of 18 living with them, 57.1% were married couples living together, 8.8% had a female householder with no husband present, and 30.1% were non-families. 23.7% of all households were made up of individuals and 10.8% had someone living alone who was 65 years of age or older. The average household size was 2.53 and the average family size was 3.01. Marriage is an interpersonal relationship with governmental, social, or religious recognition, usually intimate and sexual, and often created as a contract, or through civil process. ...


In the city the population was spread out with 27.3% under the age of 18, 6.7% from 18 to 24, 37.1% from 25 to 44, 18.4% from 45 to 64, and 10.6% who were 65 years of age or older. The median age was 34 years. For every 100 females there were 97.5 males. For every 100 females age 18 and over, there were 94.0 males.


The median income for a household in the city was $61,534, and the median income for a family was $69,402. Males had a median income of $57,333 versus $38,401 for females. The per capita income for the city was $28,229. About 2.1% of families and 4.7% of the population were below the poverty line, including 5.1% of those under age 18 and 3.0% of those age 65 or over. The per capita income for a group of people may be defined as their total personal income, divided by the total population. ... Map of countries showing percentage of population who have an income below the national poverty line The poverty line is the level of income below which one cannot afford to purchase all the resources one requires to live. ...


North Bend Theatre

North Bend Theater
North Bend Theater

On April 9th, 1941 the North Bend Theatre opened its doors. It has continued operating as an independent movie theater since that day. In 1999, the theatre underwent a major renovation to make it more modern. During this renovation every part of the building was improved without sacrificing the distinctive character of this 1941 Art Deco theatre. ImageMetadata File history File links Download high resolution version (3008x2000, 3407 KB) Summary North Bend, WA. Bendigo Rd looking South. ... ImageMetadata File history File links Download high resolution version (3008x2000, 3407 KB) Summary North Bend, WA. Bendigo Rd looking South. ...


References

  1. ^ *Evans, Jack R. (1990). A Little History of North Bend - Snoqualmie. SCW Publications. ISBN 1-877882-03-8. 

Year 1990 (MCMXC) was a common year starting on Monday (link displays the 1990 Gregorian calendar). ...

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Si View neighborhood, Rattlesnake Ridge in background
Si View neighborhood, Rattlesnake Ridge in background
SE Reinig Rd. Near Three Forks Park
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North Bend was officially incorporated on March 12, 1909.
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