For population 25 years and over in Butte City:
For population 15 years and over in Butte City city:
7 residents are foreign born (3.9% Europe, 2.6% Asia, 2.6% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $199 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Idaho Falls, ID (61.3 miles , pop. 50,730).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (478.4 miles , pop. 224,220).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (700.0 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Arco, ID (1.8 miles ), Moore, ID (3.3 miles) , Howe, ID (4.0 miles ), Lost River, ID (4.1 miles) , Atomic City, ID (5.0 miles) , Mackay, ID (5.3 miles ), Carey, ID (6.4 miles ), Mud Lake, ID (6.4 miles ).
Latitude: 43.61 N, Longitude: 113.25 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 208
Unemployment in July 2013:
Population change in the 1990s: +17 (+28.8%).
Average climate in Butte City, Idaho
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Butte City-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Idaho state average. It is 31% 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 42.7 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 10/28/1983 at 19:51:24, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.8 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 43.1 miles away from Butte City center
On 10/29/1983 at 23:29:11, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.0 MS, 5.8 ML) earthquake occurred 62.4 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/1984 at 09:46:30, a magnitude 5.8 (5.0 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.8 ML) earthquake occurred 70.1 miles away from the city center
On 8/20/1999 at 13:50:25, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, 4.5 MS, 5.1 MD, Depth: 9.9 mi) earthquake occurred 84.5 miles away from Butte City center
On 6/7/1994 at 13:30:03, a magnitude 5.0 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.0 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 71.9 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Butte County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Earthquake: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Butte City:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 6.1%
(7.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Butte City compared to Idaho state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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Religion statistics for Butte City (based on Butte County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 57.12%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Butte City government finances in 2002(per resident):
6.63% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,650 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
7.65% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,186 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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