Acequia, Idaho

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Population in 2014: 124 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -13.9%
 
Males: 87  (70.4%)
Females: 37  (29.6%)
Median resident age:  39.9 years
Idaho median age:  36.1 years

Zip code: 83350

Estimated median household income in 2016: $49,166 (it was $26,563 in 2000)
Acequia:

$49,166
ID:

$51,807

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $24,652 (it was $10,430 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $73,323 (it was $53,800 in 2000)
Acequia:

$73,323
ID:

$189,400

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $79,475; Detached houses: $113,837; Mobile homes: $23,905

Median gross rent in 2016: $560.

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  • Races in Acequia, ID (2010)

    Acequia races chart
    • 6854.8%White alone
    • 5443.5%Hispanic
    • 10.8%Black alone
    • 10.8%American Indian alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Acequia: 82.9 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: American (6.8%), German (2.1%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 4165 feet

Land area: 0.31 square miles.

Population density: 402 people per square mile   (low).

Acequia, Idaho map

For population 25 years and over in Acequia:

  • High school or higher: 65.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Unemployed: 2.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 28.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Acequia city:

  • Never married: 37.8%
  • Now married: 46.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 10.6%

129 residents are foreign born (62.6% Latin America).

This city:

62.6%
Idaho:

6.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Acequia city:  0.7% ($350)
Idaho:  1.0% ($1,007)

Acequia satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pocatello, ID (60.0 miles , pop. 51,466).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Las Vegas, NV (456.1 miles , pop. 478,434).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (637.5 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Rupert, ID (2.3 miles ), Minidoka, ID (2.8 miles) , Declo, ID (3.2 miles ), Paul, ID (3.2 miles ), Heyburn, ID (3.4 miles ), Burley, ID (3.7 miles ), Albion, ID (4.2 miles ), Hunt, ID (5.2 miles ).

Latitude: 42.67 N, Longitude: 113.60 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 208

Acequia household income distribution Acequia home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.4%
Idaho:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +38 (+35.8%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (74%)
  • Wholesale trade (18%)
  • Public administration (4%)
  • Retail trade (2%)
  • Accommodation and food services (1%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Accommodation and food services (60%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (10%)
  • Information (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (56%)
  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (17%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (2%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (2%)
  • Sales and related occupations (2%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (1%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (60%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)

Average climate in Acequia, Idaho

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Acequia-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Idaho state average. It is 309% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 98.0 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 197.2 miles away from Acequia center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 251.6 miles away from the city center
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 73.1 miles away from the city center
On 12/16/1954 at 11:07:12, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 332.4 miles away from Acequia center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 371.8 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Minidoka County (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Acequia topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Acequia:

  • MINIDOKA HOME HEALTH AGENCY (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; RUPERT, ID)
  • COUNTRYSIDE CARE AND REHABILITATION (Nursing Home, about 6 miles away; RUPERT, ID)
  • BURLEY DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, about 14 miles away; BURLEY, ID)
  • CASSIA REGIONAL MEDICAL CENTER Critical Access Hospitals (about 14 miles away; BURLEY, ID)
  • INTERMOUNTAIN HOME CARE OF CASSIA RMC (Home Health Center, about 15 miles away; BURLEY, ID)
  • PARKE VIEW REHABILITATION AND CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 15 miles away; BURLEY, ID)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Acequia:

  • College of Southern Idaho (about 46 miles; Twin Falls, ID; Full-time enrollment: 5,051)
  • Idaho State University (about 61 miles; Pocatello, ID; FT enrollment: 10,350)
  • Utah State University (about 112 miles; Logan, UT; FT enrollment: 21,131)
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 121 miles; Rexburg, ID; FT enrollment: 30,522)
  • Weber State University (about 133 miles; Ogden, UT; FT enrollment: 17,655)
  • Boise State University (about 147 miles; Boise, ID; FT enrollment: 16,774)
  • Latter-day Saints Business College (about 158 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 2,059)

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Minidoka County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2001 was 35.9. This is significantly better than average.

City:

35.9
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 26.5. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 5.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

26.5
U.S.:

20.0
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 15.9%
(26.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 9.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 69.2% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.9 people
Idaho:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  76.7%
Whole state:  69.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.0%
Whole state:  6.3%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

16.9
Idaho average:

10.6

Acequia travel time to work - commute Acequia mode of transportation to work chart

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Acequia city (based on Minidoka County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other7,71420
Catholic4,1491
Evangelical Protestant2,23419
Mainline Protestant5233
None5,449-
Source: Clifford Grammich, Kirk Hadaway, Richard Houseal, Dale E.Jones, Alexei Krindatch, Richie Stanley and Richard H.Taylor. 2012. 2010 U.S.Religion Census: Religious Congregations & Membership Study. Association of Statisticians of American Religious Bodies. Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center. Graphs represent county-level data

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 3
Minidoka County:

1.62 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Minidoka County:

7.56 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
Here:

5.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
This county:

8.8%
Idaho:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Minidoka County:

29.9%
Idaho:

25.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Acequia:

45.7%
Idaho:

47.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Acequia:

42.2%
Idaho:

44.1%

Average BMI:
Acequia:

28.9
Idaho:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

25.2%
Idaho:

22.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Acequia:

10.5%
Idaho:

10.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Acequia:

6.8
State:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

34.5%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

52.1%
State:

54.8%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.7%
State:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Acequia, ID Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2012)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$670
Totals for Government 0$0 6$670

6.81% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($26,852 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.81%
Idaho average:

7.20%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Cassia County, ID  2.49% ($25,318 average AGI)
from Twin Falls County, ID  0.53% ($26,297)
from Ada County, ID  0.43% ($22,333)


7.58% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($26,736 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.58%
Idaho average:

7.21%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Cassia County, ID  3.02% ($25,427 average AGI)
to Twin Falls County, ID  0.86% ($21,033)
to Ada County, ID  0.40% ($39,929)

Strongest AM radio stations in Acequia:

  • KFTA (970 AM; 3 kW; RUPERT, ID; Owner: TRI-MARKET RADIO BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KBAR (1230 AM; 1 kW; BURLEY, ID; Owner: KART & EAGLE ROCK B/C INC,TENANTS)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KZNR (690 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLIX (1310 AM; 5 kW; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KTFI (1270 AM; 5 kW; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: AGM-IDAHO BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KSEI (930 AM; 5 kW; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: PACIFIC EMPIRE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KBLI (1620 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KWEI (1260 AM; 50 kW; WEISER, ID; Owner: TREASURE VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KRXR (1480 AM; 5 kW; GOODING, ID; Owner: MARIA ELENA JUAREZ)

Strongest FM radio stations in Acequia:

  • KCIR (90.7 FM; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: FAITH COMMUNICATIONS CORP)
  • KKMV (92.5 FM; RUPERT, ID; Owner: TRI-MARKET RADIO BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KZDX (99.9 FM; BURLEY, ID; Owner: KART & EAGLE ROCK B/C INC,TENANTS)
  • KBSY (88.5 FM; BURLEY, ID; Owner: IDAHO STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • KISY (100.7 FM; GOODING, ID; Owner: AGM-IDAHO BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • K299AH (107.7 FM; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)
  • KORR (104.1 FM; AMERICAN FALLS, ID; Owner: IDAHO WIRELESS CORPORATION)
  • KAWZ (89.9 FM; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS)
  • KEFX (88.9 FM; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KUMC-LP (93.3 FM; RUPERT, ID; Owner: RUPERT UNITED METHODIST CHURCH)

TV broadcast stations around Acequia:

  • K02NO (Channel 2; RUPERT, ID; Owner: FALLS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K59BV (Channel 59; LAVA HOT SPRINGS, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • K04NO (Channel 4; PAUL, ID; Owner: FALLS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K07UL (Channel 7; BURLEY, ID; Owner: FALLS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • $869,000Total costs
  • 560Total average daily traffic
  • 162Total average daily truck traffic
  • 840Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (93%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5%)

Acequia compared to Idaho state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.
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