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A Taste of Spokane, Washington

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DID YOU KNOW THESE FACTS ABOUT SPOKANE?

  1. Spokane is a city located in the Northwestern United States in the state of Washington. With a population of 208,916, according to the 2010 Census, Spokane is the second largest city in Washington.

  2. The city elected James Everett Chase as its first African-American mayor in 1981, and after his retirement, elected the city's first woman mayor, Vicki McNeil.

  3. Much of Spokane's history is reflected in its large variety of neighborhoods. Neighborhoods range from the Victorian-era style South Hill and Browne's Addition, to the Davenport Arts District of Downtown, to the more contemporary neighborhoods of North Spokane. Spokane's neighborhoods are gaining attention for their history, as illustrated by the city being home to 18 recognized National Register Historical Districts. Division Street splits the city into East and West; Sprague Avenue divides the city into North and South.

  4. The median income for a household in the city was $32,273, and the median income for a family was $41,316.

Radio Stations:
KYRS 88.1 FM Medical Lake, WA Variety
KEWU 89.5 FM Cheney, WA Jazz
KVFS (LPFM) 89.9 FM Spokane, WA Variety
K222BG (KYRS) 92.3 FM Dartford, WA Variety
KEZE 96.9 FM Spokane, WA Top-40
KEYF 101.1 FM Cheney, WA Oldies
KGZG 104.5 FM Newport, WA Hip Hop
KEEH 104.9 FM Spokane, WA Christian Contemporary
KZBD 105.7 FM Spokane, WA Top-40
KQNT 590 AM Spokane, WA News/Talk
KXLX 700 AM Airway Heights, WA Sports
KGA 1510 AM Spokane, WA Sports

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Demographics of Spokane, Washington

By Race

White

Black

Native American

Asian

Hispanic

Total Population

86.7%

2.3%

2.0%

2.0%

5.0%

Because Hispanics could be counted in other races, the totals above could possibly be more than 100%. If you would like a detailed listing of all ethnic groups in the U.S., please Click Here.

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Famous Blacks from Spokane, Washington

     
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Businesses in Spokane, Washington


A small percentage of the businesses listed on BlackCityInfo.com may not necessarily be black owned and operated but have received favorable reviews from users who have visited the establishment, or from the owners themselves who warmly seek out African American patronage.


BEAUTY CARE - HAIR SALONS - MULTICULTURAL

  1. Alexander York Salon & Barbershop -  Category: Salon/Barbershop  - Alexander York - The Salon and Barbershop has a professional, talented and dedicated team, whose priority is providing services to our guests with the utmost professionalism and attention to detail. We are dedicated to the needs of the well groomed.   - 628 N Monroe Spokane, WA (509) 624-4936  - (visit website)

  2. Ebony and Ivory Hair Design and Weaves -  Category: Hair Salon -   - 220 East Wellesley Avenue #200 Spokane, WA (509) 242-3031

  3. Gifted Hands Salon -  Category: Hair Salons & Barbers -   - 2727 53rd Ave. Spokane, WA 99223-7976 (509) 482-6745

  4. Glam Hair Studios -  Category: Beauty Salon  - Beauty Salon we do Black Hair.   - 20.E Indiana Spokane, WA (509) 443-5076

  5. Headhunters Barber Shop -  Category: Barber  - We cut ALL types of hair, from comb overs to high top fades if you can imagine it we can cut it. Also specializing in beard trims and hot towel shaves   - 4750 N. Divistion North Town Mall Spokane, WA (509) 868-6977  - (visit website)

  6. Khali's Place -  Category: Beauty Supply -   - 1806 E Sprague Avenue Spokane, WA 99202 (509) 535-1097

  7. Oasis Hair -  Category: Hair Salon -  Hair Types Specialized In:Coloring, Curly Hair, Kids' Hair, Perms   - 2909 S SE Blvd. Spokane, WA 99223 (509) 536-1735 - (reviews)

  8. QC's Cutz -  Category: Black Barbershop -   Specializing in haircuts, fades, tapers, beard trims, designs, & razor line-ups/edge-ups.  - 3017 E. 5th Ave, Spokane WA, 99202 (509) 534-4483  - (visit website)

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RECREATION

  1. Pine States Golf Club -  Category: Golf Clubs -   Spokane, WA Home Course: Indian Canyon GC

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DINING - CATERING - BBQ - SOUL FOOD

  1. Casper Fry -  Category: American/Southern/Soul -   928 S Perry Spokane, WA 99202 (509) 535-0536   - (reviews)

  2. CHKN-N-MO -  Category: Southern/Soul, BBQ, Chicken -   414 1/2 W Sprague Ave Spokane, WA 99201 (509) 838-5071   - (reviews)

  3. Rita Marie's Cafe -  Category: Soul Food -   605 East Holland Spokane, WA 99218 (509) 464-2922

  4. The House of Ribs and Tips -  Category: Barbecue/Southern/Soul -   614 W Montgomery #A Spokane, WA 99205 (509) 216-9096   - (reviews)

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The Best African American Barber in Spokane WA #2

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CHURCHES



  1. Bethel African Methodist Episcopal Church -  645 South Richard Allen Court Spokane, WA 99202 (509) 534-3007

  2. Calvary Baptist Church -  203 E 3rd Ave, 99202-1411 Spokane, WA (509) 747-8793   - (visit website)

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