Arbon Valley, Idaho

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Population in 2010: 599.
Population change since 2000: -4.5%
Males: 278  (46.5%)
Females: 321  (53.5%)
Median resident age:

42.5 years
Idaho median age:

36.9 years

Zip codes: 83204.

Estimated median household income in 2019: $53,306 (it was $36,818 in 2000)
Arbon Valley:

$53,306
ID:

$60,999

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $20,463 (it was $13,646 in 2000)

Arbon Valley CDP income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $156,630 (it was $86,500 in 2000)
Arbon Valley:

$156,630
ID:

$255,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $188,341; detached houses: $277,032; mobile homes: $89,613

Median gross rent in 2019: $921.

March 2019 cost of living index in Arbon Valley: 86.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 18.0%
(5.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 16.7% for Black residents, 40.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 49.6% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for two or more races residents)
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  • Races in Arbon Valley, ID (2019)
    • 78667.2%White alone
    • 25421.7%Hispanic
    • 1149.8%American Indian alone
    • 60.5%Black alone
    • 10.09%Two or more races

Races in Arbon Valley detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth

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Ancestries: American (22.0%), Italian (7.1%), English (5.8%), Swedish (3.8%), German (3.3%), Irish (2.6%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Land area: 34.1 square miles.

Population density: 18 people per square mile   (very low).

Arbon Valley, Idaho map

59 residents are foreign born (5.0% Latin America).

This place:

5.0%
Idaho:

6.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $999 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $790 (0.5%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pocatello, ID (8.3 miles , pop. 51,466).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northeast Jefferson, CO (446.1 miles , pop. 450,166).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (648.3 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Chubbuck, ID (2.7 miles ),
Pocatello, ID (2.9 miles ),
Tyhee, ID (2.9 miles ),
Fort Hall, ID (3.5 miles ),
Aberdeen, ID (3.5 miles ),
American Falls, ID (3.8 miles ),
Arbon, ID (4.3 miles),
Inkom, ID (4.4 miles )

Latitude: 42.89 N, Longitude: 112.61 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 208

Distribution of median household income in Arbon Valley, ID in 2019
Distribution of house value in Arbon Valley, ID in 2019
Arbon Valley satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.5%
Idaho:

4.8%
Most common industries in Arbon Valley, ID (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (10.7%)
  • Food (9.0%)
  • Chemicals (7.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.0%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.6%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.3%)
  • Truck transportation (4.9%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (17.4%)
  • Chemicals (12.8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (9.4%)
  • Truck transportation (8.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (6.0%)
  • Food (5.4%)
  • Furniture & home furnishings, household appliance stores (4.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Food (14.7%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (10.5%)
  • Educational services (10.5%)
  • Health care (9.5%)
  • Accommodation & food services (9.5%)
  • Department & other general merchandise stores (5.3%)
  • Metal & metal products (4.2%)
Most common occupations in Arbon Valley, ID (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (17.2%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (9.8%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.7%)
  • Electricians (4.5%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.1%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (3.7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (3.3%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (21.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (16.1%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (7.4%)
  • Electricians (7.4%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (4.7%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.7%)
  • Engineers (4.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (10.5%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (9.5%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7.4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (7.4%)
  • Assemblers and fabricators (7.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (6.3%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (6.3%)

Average climate in Arbon Valley, Idaho

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 68.4. This is about average.

City:

68.4
U.S.:

74.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 22.8. This is about average. Closest monitor was 2.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

22.8
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.14. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.14
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Arbon Valley-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Idaho state average. It is 1904% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 151.5 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 101.5 miles away from Arbon Valley center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 301.9 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 61.2 miles away from the city center
On 3/31/2020 at 23:52:30, a magnitude 6.5 (6.5 MW, Depth: 7.5 mi) earthquake occurred 166.1 miles away from Arbon Valley 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 83.7 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 (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Arbon Valley topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Arbon Valley:

  • QUINN MEADOWS REHABILITATION AND CARE CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; POCATELLO, ID)
  • ACCESS HOME CARE, LLC (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; CHUBBUCK, ID)
  • HELPING HANDS HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; POCATELLO, ID)
  • HERITAGE HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 8 miles away; CHUBBUCK, ID)
  • CREEKSIDE HOSPICE (Hospital, about 8 miles away; POCATELLO, ID)
  • PORTNEUF HOME HEALTH CARE (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; POCATELLO, ID)
  • ALLIANCE HOME HEALTH OF IDAHO (Home Health Center, about 9 miles away; POCATELLO, ID)

Amtrak station near Arbon Valley:

  • 10 miles: POCATELLO (GREYHOUND STA., 215 W. BONNEVILLE ST.) - Bus Station . Services: enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, intercity bus service, public transit connection.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Arbon Valley:

  • Idaho State University (about 10 miles; Pocatello, ID; Full-time enrollment: 10,350)
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 77 miles; Rexburg, ID; FT enrollment: 30,522)
  • Utah State University (about 90 miles; Logan, UT; FT enrollment: 21,131)
  • College of Southern Idaho (about 98 miles; Twin Falls, ID; FT enrollment: 5,051)
  • Weber State University (about 123 miles; Ogden, UT; FT enrollment: 17,655)
  • Latter-day Saints Business College (about 152 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 2,059)
  • University of Utah (about 153 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 28,454)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Pocatello Fire Department Station 4 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Indian Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Creek: Michaud Creek (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Power County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:

2.6 people
Idaho:

2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

76.4%
Whole state:

69.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

4.4%
Whole state:

6.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
8 people in other noninstitutional facilities in 2010
2 people in religious group quarters in 2000

For population 15 years and over in Arbon Valley:

Marital status in Arbon Valley, ID
  • Never married: 27.4%
  • Now married: 39.9%
  • Separated: 2.4%
  • Widowed: 7.7%
  • Divorced: 22.5%

For population 25 years and over in Arbon Valley:

  • High school or higher: 83.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 3.5%
  • Unemployed: 6.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.8 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

14.1
Idaho average:

10.5

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Arbon Valley, ID (based on Power County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other3,0669
Catholic2,0722
Mainline Protestant6813
Evangelical Protestant5087
None1,490-
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: 2
Power County:

2.62 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Power County:

1.31 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

0.53 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 1
Power County:

1.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 7
Here:

9.15 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.3%
Idaho:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Power County:

28.8%
Idaho:

25.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
This county:

18.2%
State:

11.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Arbon Valley:

46.3%
Idaho:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

41.1%
Idaho:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Arbon Valley:

28.9
Idaho:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.8%
State:

21.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

10.3%
State:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.7
Idaho:

6.8

Overweight people:
Arbon Valley:

34.1%
Idaho:

33.4%

General health condition:
This city:

52.6%
State:

56.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Arbon Valley:

76.5%
State:

78.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Arbon Valley, ID Residents

Strongest AM radio stations in Arbon Valley:

  • KSEI (930 AM; 5 kW; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: PACIFIC EMPIRE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KZNR (690 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRTK (1490 AM; 1 kW; CHUBBUCK, ID; Owner: BROKEN CHAINS INC.)
  • KWIK (1240 AM; 1 kW; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBLI (1620 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KOUU (1290 AM; 1 kW; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: IDAHO WIRELESS CORPORATION)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KID (590 AM; 5 kW; IDAHO FALLS, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KBRV (790 AM; 5 kW; SODA SPRINGS, ID; Owner: CARIBOU BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KUPI (980 AM; 5 kW; AMMON, ID; Owner: RAY GROTH OIL COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Arbon Valley:

  • KISU-FM (91.1 FM; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: IDAHO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KPKY (94.9 FM; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMGI (102.5 FM; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: PACIFIC EMPIRE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • K299AH (107.7 FM; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)
  • KZBQ (93.7 FM; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: IDAHO WIRELESS CORPORATION)
  • K249CM (97.7 FM; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K266AF (101.1 FM; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLLP (98.5 FM; CHUBBUCK, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KORR (104.1 FM; AMERICAN FALLS, ID; Owner: IDAHO WIRELESS CORPORATION)
  • KID-FM (96.1 FM; IDAHO FALLS, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KCVI (101.5 FM; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLCE (97.3 FM; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KPLV (105.5 FM; IDAHO FALLS, ID; Owner: WESTERN BROADCASTING, LS, LLC)
  • K204AL (88.7 FM; POCATELLO, ETC., ID; Owner: FAITH COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • K285CO (104.9 FM; POCATELLO, ETC., ID; Owner: BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY - IDAHO)
  • K296EA (107.1 FM; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

TV broadcast stations around Arbon Valley:

  • K59BV (Channel 59; LAVA HOT SPRINGS, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • KPVI (Channel 6; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: OREGON TRAIL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KFXP (Channel 31; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: COMPASS COMMUNICATION OF IDAHO, INC.)
  • K24EV (Channel 24; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: EBC POCATELLO, INC.)
  • K12OA (Channel 12; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: OREGON TRAIL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K15DG (Channel 15; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • K61FO (Channel 61; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: THE POST COMPANY)
  • Arbon Valley, Idaho
  • Fatal accident count10
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents11
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:2
  • Fatalities10
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents16
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents2
  • Idaho average
  • Fatal accident count1769
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents2534
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons596
  • Fatalities2007
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents4555
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents146
See more detailed statistics of Arbon Valley fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2019 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 18Number of bridges
  • 177ft / 53.8mTotal length
  • $12,153,000Total costs
  • 84,875Total average daily traffic
  • 16,215Total average daily truck traffic
New bridges in Arbon Valley, ID - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11950-1959
  • 91960-1969
  • 71970-1979
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Arbon Valley, ID

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

2
  • Thomas McGovern, Southeast Of Intersection Of Michaud Creek Rd And E. County Road. (Lat: 42.897361 Lon: -112.588111), Type: 14.6, Structure height: 16077 m, Overall height: 14.6 m, Registrant: Union Pacific Railroad, Uplicensing@up.Com, , Omaha, Phone: (402) 544-1777
  • Thomas McGovern, Southeast Of Intersection Of Michaud Creek Rd And E. County Road. (Lat: 42.897361 Lon: -112.588111), Type: 14.6, Structure height: 16077 m, Overall height: 14.6 m, Licensee ID: C, Registrant: Union Pacific Railroad, Uplicensing@up.Com, , Omaha, Phone: (402) 544-1777

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Howard Mountain, Howard Mountain (Lat: 42.867222 Lon: -112.514306), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 15 m, Call Sign: WRMG928,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6063.80 MHz, Grant Date: 04/07/2021, Expiration Date: 04/07/2031, Certifier: Tony Hafla, Registrant: Apco International, 351 N Willamson Blvd, Daytona Beach, FL 32114, Phone: (386) 274-8577, Email:

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Arbon Valley, ID
  • 64.0%Electricity
  • 25.3%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 6.6%Wood
  • 2.4%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.7%Utility gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Arbon Valley, ID
  • 81.1%Electricity
  • 18.9%Wood


Arbon Valley compared to Idaho state average:

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