For population 25 years and over in Ashton:
For population 15 years and over in Ashton city:
61 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $758 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Idaho Falls, ID (49.6 miles , pop. 50,730).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Denver, CO (448.9 miles , pop. 554,636).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (730.1 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Warm River, ID (2.7 miles) , Drummond, ID (2.7 miles) , St. Anthony, ID (3.7 miles ), Newdale, ID (3.9 miles ), Teton, ID (4.1 miles ), Parker, ID (4.2 miles ), Sugar City, ID (4.5 miles ), Yellowstone National Park, ID (4.5 miles) .
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 44.07 N, Longitude: 111.45 WNickname or alias (official or unofficial): Seed Potato Capital
Area code: 208
Population change in the 1990s: +3 (+0.3%).
Work and jobs in Ashton: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Ashton, Idaho
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Ashton-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Idaho state average. It is 315% 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 52.0 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 6/30/1975 at 18:54:13, a magnitude 6.1 (5.6 MB, 5.9 MS, 6.1 UK, 6.1 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 54.4 miles away from Ashton 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 92.8 miles away from the city 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 79.4 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 93.3 miles away from Ashton 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 96.6 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 Fremont County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Ashton and their reported violations in the past:ASHTON CITY OF (Population served: 1180, Groundwater):
Past health violations:ROCK CREEK GIRLS CAMP (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:RANKIN MOTEL AND TRAILER PARK (Population served: 39, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:SQUIRREL CREEK ELK RANCH INC (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 20.8%
(16.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 63.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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No gay or lesbian households reported
26 people in nursing homes in 2000
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Religion statistics for Ashton city (based on Fremont County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 85.50%
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): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
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8.53% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,206 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:
8.73% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($23,989 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
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Ashton fatal accident list:
Apr 5, 1986 05:40 PM, 002070, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Aug 23, 1985 06:55 PM, S 7th Hyld, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Ashton)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:32 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Ashton, ID)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:20 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Ashton)
FAA Registered Aircraft:3
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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