Quarterly Business Review

2nd Quarter, 1999


TABLE 4-A

CITY TAXABLE RETAIL SALES COMPARING

2ND QUARTER, 1998 TO 2ND QUARTER, 1999

($000)

CITY

2ND QUARTER, 1998

2ND QUARTER, 1999

PERCENT CHANGE

Aberdeen

$75,614

$84,147

11.3%

Auburn

287,432

304,300

5.9

Bellevue

960,393

1,055,039

9.9

Bellingham

308,090

339,595

10.2

Bremerton

127,546

151,029

18.4

Camas

31,448

34,915

11.0

Centralia

55,158

56,713

2.8

Chehalis

70,536

69,351

-1.7

Colville

30,650

31,659

3.3

Des Moines

32,717

39,940

22.1

Edmonds

110,262

115,325

4.6

Ellensburg

64,150

61,167

-4.7

Everett

512,286

517,708

1.1

Federal Way

237,945

268,025

12.6

Fife

105,037

117,922

12.3

Issaquah

169,124

204,066

20.7

Kelso

45,553

46,276

1.6

Kennewick

223,950

235,500

5.2

Kent

565,706

515,910

-8.8

Kirkland

306,600

331,949

8.3

Lacey

96,316

106,291

10.4

Longview

154,736

159,674

3.2

Lynnwood

353,897

389,638

10.1

Marysville

84,429

97,580

15.6

Mercer Island

41,826

50,117

19.8

Moses Lake

97,233

94,545

-2.8

Mount Vernon

101,642

108,517

6.8

Mountlake Terrace

26,068

33,639

29.0

Oak Harbor

55,577

61,938

11.4

Olympia

296,672

327,233

10.3

Omak

25,327

26,563

4.9

Pasco

131,000

137,687

5.1

Port Angeles

62,487

64,686

3.5

Port Townsend

28,471

29,974

5.3

Pullman

56,620

56,300

-0.6

Puyallup

260,081

281,643

8.3

Redmond

401,407

447,486

11.5

Renton

388,495

372,831

-4.0

Richland

81,825

103,099

26.0

SeaTac

171,517

175,683

2.4

Seattle

2,822,303

3,154,129

11.8

Shelton

37,831

40,938

8.2

Spokane

716,182

762,234

6.4

Sunnyside

45,136

48,866

8.3

Tacoma

762,140

811,036

6.4

Tukwila

392,620

414,668

5.6

Vancouver

456,807

464,041

1.6

Walla Walla

91,961

91,756

-0.2

Wenatchee

143,773

142,276

-1.0

Yakima

291,734

290,370

-0.5