Arimo, Idaho

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Population in 2014: 356 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +2.3%
 
Males: 163  (46.0%)
Females: 193  (54.0%)
Median resident age:  37.2 years
Idaho median age:  36.1 years

Zip codes: 83214.

Estimated median household income in 2016: $60,247 (it was $33,500 in 2000)
Arimo:

$60,247
ID:

$51,807

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $20,311 (it was $10,312 in 2000)

Arimo city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $113,711 (it was $71,400 in 2000)
Arimo:

$113,711
ID:

$189,400

Mean prices in 2016: All housing units: $123,571; Detached houses: $130,672

Median gross rent in 2016: $772.

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  • Races in Arimo, ID (2010)

    Arimo races chart
    • 32290.7%White alone
    • 154.2%Two or more races
    • 113.1%Hispanic
    • 61.7%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.3%Asian alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Arimo: 84.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: European (25.4%), English (24.3%), American (23.2%), Danish (6.8%), German (4.0%), Irish (1.7%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 4750 feet

Land area: 0.41 square miles.

Population density: 874 people per square mile   (low).

Arimo,ID real estate house value index trend

Arimo, Idaho map

For population 25 years and over in Arimo:

  • High school or higher: 92.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.0%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Arimo city:

  • Never married: 19.6%
  • Now married: 66.7%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 8.0%
  • Divorced: 5.7%

4 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.1%
Idaho:

6.0%



According to our research of Idaho and other state lists there were 4 registered sex offenders living in Arimo, Idaho as of December 11, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Arimo to the number of sex offenders is 91 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $916 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $885 (0.7%)

Arimo satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pocatello, ID (26.0 miles , pop. 51,466).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northeast Jefferson, CO (416.0 miles , pop. 450,166).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (624.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: South Bannock, ID (1.4 miles ), McCammon, ID (2.5 miles ), Lava Hot Springs, ID (3.0 miles ), Downey, ID (3.1 miles ), Inkom, ID (4.1 miles ), Arbon, ID (4.2 miles) , Bancroft, ID (4.3 miles ), Oxford, ID (4.7 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1998: 2 buildings, average cost: $133,400
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $65,000
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $101,000
  • 2006: 3 buildings, average cost: $86,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $114,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $174,000
  • 2010: 1 building, cost: $174,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 42.56 N, Longitude: 112.17 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 208

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

3.8%
Idaho:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +36 (+11.5%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Educational services (22%)
  • Public administration (16%)
  • Construction (9%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Retail trade (6%)
  • Wholesale trade (4%)
  • Retail trade (40%)
  • Educational services (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (22%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Community and social service occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Arimo: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Arimo, Idaho

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Arimo-area historical earthquake activity is near Idaho state average. It is 266% 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 158.2 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 133.2 miles away from Arimo 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 310.4 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 40.9 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 63.2 miles away from Arimo center
On 6/30/1975 at 18:54:13, a magnitude 6.1 (5.6 MB, 5.9 MS, 6.1 UK, 6.1 ML) earthquake occurred 162.9 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 Bannock County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 1

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Arimo:

  • MARSH VALLEY HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 10 miles away; DOWNEY, ID)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Arimo:

  • Idaho State University (about 25 miles; Pocatello, ID; Full-time enrollment: 10,350)
  • Utah State University (about 60 miles; Logan, UT; FT enrollment: 21,131)
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 90 miles; Rexburg, ID; FT enrollment: 30,522)
  • Weber State University (about 96 miles; Ogden, UT; FT enrollment: 17,655)
  • College of Southern Idaho (about 118 miles; Twin Falls, ID; FT enrollment: 5,051)
  • Latter-day Saints Business College (about 125 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 2,059)
  • University of Utah (about 126 miles; Salt Lake City, UT; FT enrollment: 28,454)

Public elementary/middle school in Arimo:

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

Bannock 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 2005 was 30.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

30.6
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 30.2. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 16.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

30.2
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2005 was 7.27. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 17.0 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.27
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 13.4%
(9.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 88.2% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  3.3 people
Idaho:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  82.4%
Whole state:  69.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  0.9%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.9% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.6
Idaho average:

10.6

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012 2016

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Religion statistics for Arimo city (based on Bannock County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other43,667121
Catholic5,0615
Evangelical Protestant4,63025
Mainline Protestant2,15210
Orthodox851
None27,244-
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: 9
Bannock County:

1.13 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.25 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Bannock County:

0.38 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

0.53 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 29
Bannock County:

3.63 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 47
Here:

5.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.2%
Idaho:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Bannock County:

27.4%
Idaho:

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

10.7%
State:

11.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Arimo:

45.3%
Idaho:

47.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

39.4%
Idaho:

44.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.3
Idaho:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Arimo:

21.2%
State:

22.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.8%
Idaho:

10.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
This city:

6.8
Idaho:

6.8

Overweight people:
Arimo:

33.6%
Idaho:

33.0%

General health condition:
Arimo:

50.9%
Idaho:

54.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Arimo:

75.2%
State:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Arimo, 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
Financial Administration 0$0 1$468
Other Government Administration 0$0 5$1,200
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$255
Firefighters 0$0 1$1,200
Fire - Other 0$0 1$98
Streets and Highways 0$0 2$32
Solid Waste Management 0$0 1$25
Parks and Recreation 0$0 3$3,295
Water Supply 0$0 1$1,642
Other and Unallocable 0$0 1$51
Totals for Government 0$0 17$8,266

6.58% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,834 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.58%
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 Bingham County, ID  0.63% ($22,768 average AGI)
from Bonneville County, ID  0.44% ($22,863)
from Ada County, ID  0.40% ($26,351)


6.95% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,366 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.95%
Idaho average:

7.21%

0.04% of residents moved to foreign countries ($255 average AGI)
Bannock County:

0.04%
Idaho average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Bingham County, ID  0.58% ($24,896 average AGI)
to Ada County, ID  0.58% ($30,497)
to Bonneville County, ID  0.50% ($34,461)

Strongest AM radio stations in Arimo:

  • KZNR (690 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KBRV (790 AM; 5 kW; SODA SPRINGS, ID; Owner: CARIBOU BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSEI (930 AM; 5 kW; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: PACIFIC EMPIRE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KBLI (1620 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KSOS (800 AM; 10 kW; BRIGHAM CITY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KVNU (610 AM; 5 kW; LOGAN, UT; Owner: SUN VALLEY RADIO,INC.)
  • KID (590 AM; 5 kW; IDAHO FALLS, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KUPI (980 AM; 5 kW; AMMON, ID; Owner: RAY GROTH OIL COMPANY, INC.)
  • KRSV (1210 AM; 5 kW; AFTON, WY; Owner: WESTERN WYOMING RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Arimo:

  • K299AH (107.7 FM; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF UTAH)
  • KISU-FM (91.1 FM; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: IDAHO STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KLLP (98.5 FM; CHUBBUCK, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMGI (102.5 FM; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: PACIFIC EMPIRE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KZBQ (93.7 FM; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: IDAHO WIRELESS CORPORATION)
  • KPKY (94.9 FM; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRAR (106.9 FM; BRIGHAM CITY, UT; Owner: MERCURY BROADCASTING COMPANY, INC.)
  • K249CM (97.7 FM; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K266AF (101.1 FM; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KJQN (100.7 FM; BRIGHAM CITY, UT; Owner: SIMMONS-SLC, LS, LLC)
  • KORR (104.1 FM; AMERICAN FALLS, ID; Owner: IDAHO WIRELESS CORPORATION)
  • K275AB (102.9 FM; FREEDOM, WY; Owner: LOWER STAR VALLEY TV ASSOCIATION)
  • K220HI (91.9 FM; CLARKSTON, UT; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KVFX (94.5 FM; LOGAN, UT; Owner: SUN VALLEY RADIO,INC.)
  • KUSU-FM (91.5 FM; LOGAN, UT; Owner: UTAH STATE UNIV. OF AGRI. & APP. SCI)

TV broadcast stations around Arimo:

  • 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.)
  • K13CO (Channel 13; FISH CREEK, ETC., ID; Owner: THE POST COMPANY)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Garden Creek M W Approx 11 Mi W (Lat: 42.597694 Lon: -112.377750), Structure height: 27 m, Call Sign: WNXZ498
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.455 MHzGrant Date: 10/14/2011, Expiration Date: 12/16/2021Registrant: Gem State Communications, 1976 Century Way, Boise, ID 83709, Phone: (208) 323-1976, Fax: (208) 323-1122, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

4
  • Arimo, 19448 East Arimo Road East (Lat: 42.568639 Lon: -112.192361), Type: Pole, Structure height: 27.4 m, Overall height: 28.3 m, Call Sign: WPTS285
    Assigned Frequencies: 17895.0 MHz, 17855.0 MHzGrant Date: 11/02/2011, Expiration Date: 12/05/2021, Certifier: Michael P GogginRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:
  • 8137700010548661, Lat: 42.574889 Lon: -112.285861, Type: Bant, Structure height: 10.7 m, Call Sign: WQJC234
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 07/22/2008, Expiration Date: 07/22/2018, Certifier: James C VaughnRegistrant: Akin Gump Strauss Hauer & Feld LLP, 1333 New Hampshire Avenue, N.W., Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 887-4524, Email:
  • QAB, 16206 S Robin Rd (Lat: 42.529500 Lon: -112.258778), Type: Building, Structure height: 6.1 m, Overall height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WQUH332
    Assigned Frequencies: 19475.0 MHzGrant Date: 07/08/2014, Expiration Date: 07/08/2024, Certifier: Robert A AlexanderRegistrant: Digis LLC, 4978 Rainbow Ln, Chubbock, ID 83202, Phone: (817) 751-7483, Fax: (817) 751-7480, Email:
  • Garden Creek, Garden Creek, 11 Mi W Of (Lat: 42.597667 Lon: -112.377750), Type: Tower, Structure height: 24.4 m, Overall height: 25.9 m, Call Sign: KCR28
    Assigned Frequencies: 6805.00 MHz, 6745.00 MHz, 6755.00 MHz, 6845.00 MHzGrant Date: 03/14/2012, Expiration Date: 05/21/2022Registrant: Levine, Blaszak, Block & Boothby, LLP, 2001 L Street, Nw, Suite 900, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 857-2574, Fax: (202) 223-0833, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

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  • Call Sign: KB7VII, Licensee ID: L00694711, Grant Date: 08/29/2013, Expiration Date: 10/19/2023, Registrant: Darrell E Rohwer, 120 N. High Street, Arimo, ID 83214
  • Call Sign: KG7YGO, Licensee ID: L01979344, Grant Date: 10/26/2015, Expiration Date: 10/26/2025, Certifier: Jody A Owens, Registrant: Jody A Owens, 25 W. Glover Rd, Arimo, ID 83214
  • Call Sign: KG7YGZ, Licensee ID: L01979353, Grant Date: 10/26/2015, Expiration Date: 10/26/2025, Certifier: Eldon Owens, Registrant: Eldon Owens, 25 W Glover Rd, Arimo, ID 83214

Drinking water stations with addresses in Arimo and their reported violations in the past:

ARIMO CITY OF (Population served: 355, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2011 and DEC-2011, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • One routine major monitoring violation

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 5
Most common first names in Arimo, ID among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John469.8 years
Wayne479.0 years
George373.7 years
Helen375.0 years
Henry383.6 years
James376.7 years
Lewis384.7 years
Mary390.6 years
Robert374.3 years
Grace288.5 years
Most common last names in Arimo, ID among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Evans681.1 years
Marley681.3 years
Armstrong578.8 years
Smith584.0 years
Blanchard492.0 years
Burnham482.3 years
Capell480.5 years
Christensen492.7 years
Henderson481.7 years
Gunter484.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (34%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (24%)
  • Utility gas (19%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (14%)
  • Wood (6%)
  • Other fuel (2%)

Arimo compared to Idaho state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
There are 3 pilots and 1 other airmen in this city.
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