Bovill, Idaho

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Population in 2014: 255 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: -16.4%
 
Males: 137  (54.0%)
Females: 118  (46.0%)
Median resident age:  41.4 years
Idaho median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 83806, 83823.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $38,763 (it was $36,875 in 2000)
Bovill:

$38,763
ID:

$46,783

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,104 (it was $12,471 in 2000)

Bovill city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $64,738 (it was $47,900 in 2000)
Bovill:

$64,738
ID:

$159,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $205,505; Detached houses: $231,316; Townhouses or other attached units: $204,818; In 2-unit structures: $213,068; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $197,721; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $101,228; Mobile homes: $74,715; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $55,936

Median gross rent in 2013: $475.

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  • Races in Bovill, ID (2010)

    Bovill races chart
    • 25096.2%White alone
    • 93.5%Two or more races
    • 10.4%Hispanic

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Bovill: 83.3 (low, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (20.9%), Irish (14.4%), Norwegian (10.4%), Scottish (9.5%), English (6.5%), Swedish (6.5%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 2870 feet

Land area: 0.18 square miles.

Population density: 1,423 people per square mile   (low).

Bovill,ID real estate house value index trend

Bovill, Idaho map

For population 25 years and over in Bovill:

  • High school or higher: 81.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Unemployed: 20.7%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 38.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Bovill city:

  • Never married: 31.9%
  • Now married: 56.8%
  • Separated: 3.6%
  • Widowed: 2.4%
  • Divorced: 5.3%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $730 (1.1%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $495 (0.8%)

Bovill satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spokane Valley, WA (68.8 miles , pop. 89,755).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (276.0 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (889.5 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Deary, ID (3.0 miles ), Elk River, ID (3.4 miles) , Troy, ID (4.4 miles ), Leland, ID (4.5 miles ), Kendrick, ID (4.6 miles ), Princeton, ID (4.6 miles) , Onaway, ID (4.9 miles ), Potlatch, ID (4.9 miles ).

Latitude: 46.86 N, Longitude: 116.39 W

Area code: 208

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

3.5%
Idaho:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +68 (+28.7%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (19%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (17%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (16%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (11%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Educational services (26%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Finance and insurance (14%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (2%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (25%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (22%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (21%)
  • Material moving occupations (13%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (8%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (3%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (19%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (14%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Bovill, Idaho

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Bovill-area historical earthquake activity is below Idaho state average. It is 116% 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 229.9 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 319.3 miles away from Bovill center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 288.9 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 443.3 miles away from the city center
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.5 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.8 MW, Depth: 32.2 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 292.3 miles away from Bovill center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK) earthquake occurred 281.4 miles away from the city center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Latah County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Storms: 4, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Bovill topographic map

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Bovill:

  • University of Idaho (about 32 miles; Moscow, ID; Full-time enrollment: 10,416)
  • Washington State University (about 38 miles; Pullman, WA; FT enrollment: 25,055)
  • Lewis-Clark State College (about 44 miles; Lewiston, ID; FT enrollment: 3,199)
  • North Idaho College (about 60 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; FT enrollment: 4,684)
  • Eastern Washington University (about 72 miles; Cheney, WA; FT enrollment: 11,643)
  • Spokane Community College (about 73 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,482)
  • Gonzaga University (about 74 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,780)

Public elementary/middle school in Bovill:

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

Latah County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 24.7%
(24.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 50.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 66.7% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Idaho:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  64.8%
Whole state:  69.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.6%
Whole state:  6.3%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.3
Idaho average:

11.0

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Bovill city (based on Latah County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other3,84020
Evangelical Protestant2,52227
Catholic2,4084
Mainline Protestant2,23315
None26,241-
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: 10
Latah County:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

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

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

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

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 27
Here:

7.55 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

6.0%
Idaho:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Latah County:

24.2%
Idaho:

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

9.9%
State:

11.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Bovill:

55.8%
Idaho:

47.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Bovill:

54.9%
Idaho:

44.1%

Average BMI:
Bovill:

27.8
Idaho:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Bovill:

22.3%
Idaho:

22.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

7.2%
Idaho:

10.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Bovill:

7.0
Idaho:

6.8

Overweight people:
Bovill:

33.2%
Idaho:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

62.4%
Idaho:

54.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Bovill:

80.6%
Idaho:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Bovill, 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$2,301
Other Government Administration 0$0 6$690
Streets and Highways 1$2,037$24,4440$0
Totals for Government 1$2,037$24,4447$2,991

10.39% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($28,069 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.39%
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 Whitman County, WA  0.99% ($31,902 average AGI)
from Kootenai County, ID  0.75% ($22,570)
from Nez Perce County, ID  0.69% ($27,942)


10.76% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,962 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.76%
Idaho average:

7.21%

0.14% of residents moved to foreign countries ($292 average AGI)
Latah County:

0.14%
Idaho average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Whitman County, WA  0.90% ($41,420 average AGI)
to Ada County, ID  0.76% ($26,642)
to Nez Perce County, ID  0.70% ($43,575)

Strongest AM radio stations in Bovill:

  • KQQQ (1150 AM; 25 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMAX (840 AM; 10 kW; COLFAX, WA; Owner: PALOUSE COUNTRY, INC.)
  • KLER (1300 AM; 5 kW; OROFINO, ID; Owner: CENTRAL IDAHO BROADCASTING)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KXLY (920 AM; 20 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KVNI (1080 AM; 10 kW; COEUR D' ALENE, ID; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • KMJY (700 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, WA; Owner: JAMES E. AND HELEN G. STARGEL)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KOZE (950 AM; 5 kW; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: 4-K RADIO, INC.)
  • KWSU (1250 AM; 5 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KOFI (1180 AM; 50 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KOFI, INC.)
  • KRLC (1350 AM; 5 kW; CLARKSTON LEWISTON,, WA; Owner: IDA-VEND COMPANY, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Bovill:

  • KHTR (104.3 FM; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KPLG (91.5 FM; PLAINS, MT; Owner: YOUR NETWORK OF PRAISE, INC.)
  • KZZL-FM (99.5 FM; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: PALOUSE COUNTRY, INC.)
  • KDRK-FM (93.7 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KIXZ-FM (96.1 FM; OPPORTUNITY, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTWD (97.5 FM; WALLACE, ID; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KPBX-FM (91.1 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KMBI-FM (107.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • KZFN (106.1 FM; MOSCOW, ID; Owner: KRPL, INC.)
  • KCDA (103.1 FM; POST FALLS, ID; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • K213BN (90.5 FM; OROFINO, ID; Owner: ALACCA BIBLE CONFERENCE, INC.)
  • KRFA-FM (91.7 FM; MOSCOW, ID; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KNWO (90.1 FM; COTTONWOOD, ID; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • K272DO (102.3 FM; OROFINO, ID; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KHTQ (94.5 FM; HAYDEN, ID; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • KRAO-FM (102.5 FM; COLFAX, WA; Owner: PALOUSE COUNTRY, INC.)
  • KMOK (106.9 FM; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: IDA-VEND COMPANY, INC.)
  • KLER-FM (95.3 FM; OROFINO, ID; Owner: CENTRAL IDAHO BROADCASTING)
  • KCLK-FM (94.1 FM; CLARKSTON, WA; Owner: CLARKSTON BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KVTY (105.1 FM; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: IDAVEND CO. INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 2m7ftTotal length
  • 50Total average daily traffic
  • 5Total average daily truck traffic
  • 75Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

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  • Elk Butte Clearwater Co 13 Mi (Lat: 46.840750 Lon: -116.117639), Call Sign: WNJD388
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.255 MHzGrant Date: 03/22/2012, Expiration Date: 06/11/2022Registrant: State Of Idaho, Military Division, 700 South Stratford Drive, Building 6, Boise, ID 83720-0076, Phone: (208) 288-4000, Fax: (208) 288-2605, Email:
  • Mcgary Butte (Lat: 46.788889 Lon: -116.360833), Type: Bant, Structure height: 12 m, Overall height: 18 m, Call Sign: WNRD907
    Assigned Frequencies: 45.6800 MHzGrant Date: 11/10/2014, Expiration Date: 09/21/2024, Certifier: Merle KingRegistrant: Cara Enterprises, Inc., 26941 Cabot Rd #134, Las Vegas, NV 89140-0124, Phone: (702) 838-9728, Fax: (702) 363-4607, Email:
  • Elk Butte 15 Mi E (Lat: 46.836583 Lon: -116.120972), Call Sign: WZZ626
    Assigned Frequencies: 153.290 MHzGrant Date: 09/11/2015, Expiration Date: 12/03/2025Registrant: Industrial Communications, 16610 E. Sprague, Spokane Valley, WA 99037, Phone: (509) 993-9968, Fax: (509) 928-5583, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

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  • McGary LTE1, Lat: 46.780639 Lon: -116.358722, Type: Ltower, Structure height: 24.4 m, Overall height: 26.5 m, Call Sign: WQKH843
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 05/27/2009, Expiration Date: 05/27/2019, Certifier: Kevin OwenRegistrant: First Step Internet, LLC, 1420 South Blaine Suite 10, Moscow, ID 83843, Phone: (208) 882-8869, Fax: (208) 883-3733, Email:
  • McGary LTE2, Lat: 46.780639 Lon: -116.358722, Type: Ltower, Structure height: 24.4 m, Overall height: 26.5 m, Call Sign: WQKH843
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 05/27/2009, Expiration Date: 05/27/2019, Certifier: Kevin OwenRegistrant: First Step Internet, LLC, 1420 South Blaine Suite 10, Moscow, ID 83843, Phone: (208) 882-8869, Fax: (208) 883-3733, Email:
  • McGary LTE3, Lat: 46.780639 Lon: -116.358722, Type: Ltower, Structure height: 24.4 m, Overall height: 26.5 m, Call Sign: WQKH843
    Assigned Frequencies: 3650.00 MHzGrant Date: 05/27/2009, Expiration Date: 05/27/2019, Certifier: Kevin OwenRegistrant: First Step Internet, LLC, 1420 South Blaine Suite 10, Moscow, ID 83843, Phone: (208) 882-8869, Fax: (208) 883-3733, Email:
  • Bovill Bailey\'s Bar, 104 Main St (Lat: 46.860111 Lon: -116.397500), Type: Building, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 10.7 m, Call Sign: WQOE584
    Assigned Frequencies: 23025.0 MHz, 23125.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 23025.0 MHz, 23125.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 23025.0 MHz, 23125.0 MHz, 10815.0 MHz, 23025.0 MHz... (+6 more)Grant Date: 08/31/2011, Expiration Date: 08/31/2021, Certifier: Kevin OwenRegistrant: Radyn, Inc, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • Bovill School, 410 3rd Avenue (Lat: 46.859389 Lon: -116.393194), Type: Building, Structure height: 7.6 m, Overall height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WQOE585
    Assigned Frequencies: 21925.0 MHz, 21925.0 MHz, 21925.0 MHz, 21925.0 MHz, 21925.0 MHz, 21925.0 MHzGrant Date: 08/31/2011, Expiration Date: 08/31/2021, Certifier: Kevin OwenRegistrant: Radyn, Inc, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • Bovill Library, 310 1st Avenue (Lat: 46.858306 Lon: -116.396194), Type: Building, Structure height: 7.6 m, Overall height: 9.1 m, Call Sign: WQOE586
    Assigned Frequencies: 21825.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHz, 21825.0 MHzGrant Date: 08/31/2011, Expiration Date: 08/31/2021, Certifier: Kevin OwenRegistrant: Radyn, Inc, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:
  • McGary Butte, Off Of Hwy 8, Elk Eiver Rd. (Lat: 46.780694 Lon: -116.358611), Type: Tower, Structure height: 24.4 m, Call Sign: WQOJ910
    Assigned Frequencies: 17965.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 17965.0 MHz... (+4 more)Grant Date: 10/21/2011, Expiration Date: 10/21/2021, Certifier: Kevin OwenRegistrant: Radyn, Inc, Silver Spring, MD 20914, Phone: (301) 493-5171, Fax: (301) 576-4553, Email:

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

BOVILL WATER DEPT (Population served: 275, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (3 times from FEB-01-2010 to FEB-01-2010), St Public Notif requested (3 times from FEB-04-2010 to FEB-04-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 14 regular monitoring violations
Most common first names in Bovill, ID among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James460.2 years
Chester380.6 years
Donald372.7 years
John362.3 years
Joseph382.7 years
Earl274.0 years
Floyd275.0 years
Frank286.5 years
Lillian280.1 years
Loretta265.6 years
Most common last names in Bovill, ID among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Sanderson475.8 years
Smith475.2 years
Wunderlich479.0 years
Carlin383.3 years
Hays366.4 years
Waldron387.4 years
White372.0 years
Wood378.3 years
Zagelow361.4 years
Eller287.0 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (49%)
  • Wood (36%)
  • Electricity (15%)

Bovill compared to Idaho state average:

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