For population 25 years and over in American Falls:
For population 15 years and over in American Falls city:
847 residents are foreign born (19.4% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,241 (1.0%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pocatello, ID (21.7 miles , pop. 51,466).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northeast Jefferson, CO (454.0 miles , pop. 450,166).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (641.4 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Aberdeen, ID (3.4 miles ), Rockland, ID (3.8 miles ), Arbon Valley, ID (3.8 miles ), Arbon, ID (4.5 miles) , Pocatello, ID (4.7 miles ), Chubbuck, ID (4.7 miles ), Fort Hall, ID (5.1 miles ), Inkom, ID (5.5 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.78 N, Longitude: 112.86 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 208
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in American Falls detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 8 (7 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +338 (+9.0%).
Work and jobs in American Falls: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in American Falls, Idaho
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:American Falls-area historical earthquake activity is below Idaho state average. It is 8% greater than the overall U.S. average.
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 56.6 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/1994 at 09:05:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.8 ML, Depth: 4.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 96.0 miles away from American Falls center
On 4/21/2001 at 17:18:56, a magnitude 5.4 (5.4 MB, 4.9 MS, 5.3 MW, Depth: 0.5 mi) earthquake occurred 74.7 miles away from the city center
On 2/11/1994 at 14:59:50, a magnitude 5.3 (4.8 MB, 5.1 ML, 5.3 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 94.5 miles away from the city center
On 2/4/1994 at 02:42:12, a magnitude 5.2 (4.7 MB, 5.2 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.1 miles away from American Falls center
On 4/7/1994 at 16:16:44, a magnitude 5.2 (4.3 MB, 4.8 ML, 5.2 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 94.0 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 Power County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Heavy Rain: 1, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Airports located in American Falls:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to American Falls:
Public high schools in American Falls:
See full list of schools located in American Falls, School District: AMERICAN FALLS JOINT SCHOOL DISTRICT 381
Public elementary/middle schools in American Falls:
Library in American Falls:
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Sulfur Dioxide (SO2) [ppb] level in 2005 was 1.55. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.6 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 19.1. This is about average. Closest monitor was 18.4 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 4.87. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.6 miles away from the city center.
Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2005 was 6.46. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 18.6 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in American Falls and their reported violations in the past:AMERICAN FALLS CITY OF (Population served: 3780, Groundwater):
Past health violations:CHRISTIS MOBILE PARK (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 13.5%
(8.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 18.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
19 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
28 people in nursing homes in 2000
23 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
American Falls compared to Idaho state average:
Banks with branches in American Falls (2011 data):
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for American Falls (based on Power County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 67.41%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
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6.50% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,372 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
7.69% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,529 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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American Falls fatal accident list:
Apr 5, 2006 12:50 AM, I-86, Lat: 42.773553, Lon: -112.852314, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Jun 25, 1996 05:50 PM, Lincos, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Oct 29, 1990 10:37 AM, Idanha St., Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Dec 6, 1987 00:05 AM, 001270, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 2, Drunken drivers: 1
Apr 10, 1978 03:25 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Dec 12, 1978 02:58 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 29, 1975 08:22 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 6
Total length: 29 meters (95ft)
Total costs: $2,099,000
Total average daily traffic: 12,360
Total average daily truck traffic: 3,342
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in American Falls)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:89 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in American Falls, ID)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:7
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers:1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in American Falls)
FAA Registered Aircraft:25 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 6 patent applications in 2008-2013.