Atlanta, Idaho

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Population in July 2007: 323.
Males: 168  (52.3%)
Females: 155  (47.7%)
Median resident age:  49.0 years
Idaho median age:  33.2 years

Zip code: 83647

Estimated median household income in 2012: $37,938 (it was $31,500 in 2000)
Atlanta:

$37,938
ID:

$45,489
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $20,130 (it was $16,881 in 2000)

Atlanta CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $101,903 (it was $69,000 in 2000)
Atlanta:

$101,903
ID:

$154,500
Mean prices in 2009: All housing units: $194,722; Detached houses: $190,067; Mobile homes: $162,575; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $989,408
Atlanta races chart
  • White alone - 305 (93.8%)
  • Hispanic - 18 (5.5%)
  • Two or more races - 2 (0.6%)
Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Atlanta: 145.8 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 5383 feet

Land area: 1305.4 square miles.

Population density: 0.2 people per square mile   (very low).

Atlanta, Idaho map

For population 25 years and over in Atlanta:

  • High school or higher: 68.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 18.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.3%
  • Unemployed: 1.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.8 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Atlanta CCD:

  • Never married: 8.8%
  • Now married: 60.7%
  • Separated: 1.3%
  • Widowed: 5.5%
  • Divorced: 25.0%

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

Atlanta CCD:  0.8% ($581)
Idaho:  1.0% ($1,007)
Atlanta satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Boise, ID (44.7 miles , pop. 185,787).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (380.3 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (675.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: West Camas, ID (5.1 miles ), Idaho City, ID (5.5 miles ), Fairfield, ID (5.6 miles ), Robie Creek, ID (5.8 miles ), Mountain Home, ID (5.9 miles ), East Camas, ID (6.2 miles ), Lowman, ID (6.2 miles) , Garden Valley, ID (6.2 miles ).

Latitude: 43.57 N, Longitude: 115.35 W

Area code: 208

Atlanta household income distribution Atlanta home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

5.3%
Idaho:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (36%)
  • Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers (22%)
  • Furniture and related product manufacturing (19%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (9%)
  • Utilities (3%)
  • Public administration (3%)
  • Paper (2%)
  • Food and beverage stores (33%)
  • Health care (33%)
  • Accommodation and food services (21%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Utilities (5%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (24%)
  • Other construction workers and helpers (23%)
  • Operations specialties managers except financial managers (19%)
  • Fishing and hunting, and forest and logging workers (9%)
  • Construction laborers (9%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (6%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (3%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers except waiters/waitresses (49%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (26%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (5%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (3%)

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

Average climate in Atlanta, Idaho

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Atlanta-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Idaho state average. It is 331% 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 84.7 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 243.1 miles away from Atlanta center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 239.3 miles away from the city center
On 12/16/1954 at 11:07:12, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 332.0 miles away from the city center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 377.9 miles away from Atlanta center
On 10/29/1983 at 23:29:11, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.0 MS, 5.8 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 84.2 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 Elmore County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Storm: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Airports and heliports located in Atlanta:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Atlanta:

  • Boise State University (about 44 miles; Boise, ID; Full-time enrollment: 16,774)
  • College of Western Idaho (about 59 miles; Nampa, ID; FT enrollment: 6,300)
  • Northwest Nazarene University (about 62 miles; Nampa, ID; FT enrollment: 2,290)
  • College of Southern Idaho (about 82 miles; Twin Falls, ID; FT enrollment: 5,051)
  • Treasure Valley Community College (about 87 miles; Ontario, OR; FT enrollment: 2,055)
  • Idaho State University (about 155 miles; Pocatello, ID; FT enrollment: 10,350)
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 179 miles; Rexburg, ID; FT enrollment: 30,522)

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Notable locations in Atlanta: Rattlesnake Campground (A), Ninemeyer Campground (B), Willow Creek Campground (C), Johnson Creek Campground (D), Willow Creek Campground (E), Riverside Campground (F), Rocky Bar Guard Station (G), Dutch Creek Forest Service Station (H), Long Gulch Guard Station (I), Little Camas Reservoir Access Area (J), Shake Creek Ranger Station (K), Bird Creek Campground (L), Big Trinity lake Campground (M), Overlook Mill (N), Kelley Creek Corral (O), Chaparral Campground (P), Elk Spring Campground (Q), Pine AIrport Boat Ramp (R), Idaho State Highway Maintenance Station (S), Pine Recreation Site (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes, reservoirs, and swamps: Leggit Lake (A), Little Rainbow Lake (B), Little Roaring River Lake (C), Little Spangle Lake (D), Little Trinity Lake (E), Lodgepole Lake (F), Spangle Lakes (G), Low Pass Lake (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: China Fork (A), Charcoal Creek (B), Cat Creek (C), Castle Creek (D), Casey Creek (E), Chimney Creek (F), Campo Creek (G), Cahhah Creek (H), Byron Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Atlanta: Soldier Mountain Game Preserve (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Elmore County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Average household size:
This place:  1.9 people
Idaho:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  58.9%
Whole state:  69.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  3.3%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.7% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

15.7%
Whole state:

11.8%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

6.7%
Whole state:

4.6%

Atlanta compared to Idaho state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (34%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (32%)
  • Electricity (21%)
  • Other fuel (8%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4%)
  • Utility gas (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Atlanta CCD (based on Elmore County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 34.38%
Here: 34.4%
USA: 50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchSouthern Baptist ConventionChurch of the NazareneAssemblies of God
Adherents34.3%20.1%14.5%6.5%3.8%
Congregations9.7%16.1%9.7%3.2%6.5%
NameLutheran ChurchUnited Church of ChristEvangelical Lutheran Church in AmericaChurch of God (Cleveland, Tennessee)Other
Adherents3.1%2.9%2.6%2.5%9.8%
Congregations3.2%3.2%3.2%3.2%41.9%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 4
Elmore County:

1.39 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

1.04 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

0.53 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Elmore County:

2.77 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 19
Here:

6.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.7%
Idaho:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Elmore County:

32.1%
Idaho:

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

14.3%
State:

11.7%

10.80% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($33,698 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.80%
Idaho average:

7.20%

0.99% of residents moved from foreign countries ($4,035 average AGI)
Elmore County:

0.99%
Idaho average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Ada County, ID  1.07% ($29,670 average AGI)
from Canyon County, ID  0.37% ($29,543)
from Owyhee County, ID  0.20% ($30,263)


15.25% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,053 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

15.25%
Idaho average:

7.21%

2.03% of residents moved to foreign countries ($4,851 average AGI)
Elmore County:

2.03%
Idaho average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Ada County, ID  2.61% ($31,428 average AGI)
to Canyon County, ID  0.35% ($27,412)
to Clark County, NV  0.27% ($40,148)

Strongest AM radio stations in Atlanta:

  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBSU (730 AM; 15 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: IDAHO STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • KWEI (1260 AM; 50 kW; WEISER, ID; Owner: TREASURE VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KGEM (1140 AM; 10 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KFXD (630 AM; 5 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KIDO (580 AM; 5 kW; NAMPA, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBGN (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CALDWELL, ID; Owner: NELSON M. AND KAREN E. WILSON)
  • KTIK (1350 AM; 5 kW; NAMPA, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRXR (1480 AM; 5 kW; GOODING, ID; Owner: MARIA ELENA JUAREZ)
  • KKIC (950 AM; 4 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: WESTERN PACIFIC, INC)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)

Strongest FM radio stations in Atlanta:

  • KTPZ (99.1 FM; MOUNTAIN HOME, ID; Owner: AGM-IDAHO BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KBSX (91.5 FM; BOISE, ID; Owner: IDAHO STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • KIZN (92.3 FM; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KKGL (96.9 FM; NAMPA, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KQFC (97.9 FM; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KZMG (93.1 FM; NEW PLYMOUTH, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBSU-FM (90.3 FM; BOISE, ID; Owner: IDAHO STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • KCIX (105.9 FM; GARDEN CITY, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KRVB (94.9 FM; NAMPA, ID; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KXLT-FM (107.9 FM; EAGLE, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KJOT (105.1 FM; BOISE, ID; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KTHI (107.1 FM; CALDWELL, ID; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KBXL (94.1 FM; CALDWELL, ID; Owner: KSPD, INC.)
  • KTSY (89.5 FM; CALDWELL, ID; Owner: GEM STATE ADVENTIST ACADEMY)
  • KSAS-FM (103.3 FM; CALDWELL, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KLTB (104.3 FM; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KECH-FM (95.3 FM; SUN VALLEY, ID; Owner: ALPINE BROADCASTING LTD PARTNERSHIP)
  • KYZK (107.5 FM; SUN VALLEY, ID; Owner: ALPINE BROADCASTING, LTD.)
  • KJHY (101.9 FM; EMMETT, ID; Owner: CAPITAL WEST INC)
  • KIKX (104.7 FM; KETCHUM, ID; Owner: AGM-IDAHO BROADCASTING, LLC)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • JAMES CREEK, 1/4 Mi. From James Crk Rd. (Lat: 43.773500 Lon: -115.221750), Type: Tower, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 12.2 m, Call Sign: WLN930
    Assigned Frequencies: 6605.00 MHz, 6765.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 12/01/2009, Expiration Date: 01/01/2020
    Registrant: Lukas, Nace, Gutierrez & Sachs, LLP, 1650 Tysons Blvd., Suite 1500, Mclean, VA 22102, Phone: (703) 584-8665, Fax: (703) 584-8695, Email:
  • ATLANTA CO, Power House Road (Lat: 43.804333 Lon: -115.118944), Type: Tower, Structure height: 4.6 m, Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WLN931, Licensee ID: L00134532
    Assigned Frequencies: 6765.00 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/15/2011, Expiration Date: 02/01/2021
    Registrant: Rural Telephone Company, 892 W. Madison Avenue, Glenns Ferry, ID 83623, Phone: (208) 366-2614, Fax: (208) 366-2615

Atlanta on our top lists:

  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Media and communication equipment workers"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Food and beverage stores"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Sales and office occupations:"
  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Building material and garden equipment and supplies dealers"
  • #3 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides"
  • #4 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Top executives"
  • #56 (83647) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Basque first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #1 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2006"
  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006"
  • #30 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2006"
  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from other counties between 2005 and 2006"
  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
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