For population 25 years and over in Driggs:
For population 15 years and over in Driggs city:
290 residents are foreign born (12.5% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $1,216 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Idaho Falls, ID (49.1 miles , pop. 50,730).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (412.5 miles , pop. 259,628).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (707.2 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Alta, WY (2.4 miles ), Tetonia, ID (2.6 miles ), Victor, ID (2.9 miles ), Teton Village, WY (4.1 miles) , Moose Wilson Road, WY (4.4 miles ), Wilson, WY (4.5 miles ), Drummond, ID (4.7 miles) , Swan Valley, ID (4.7 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.73 N, Longitude: 111.11 W
Area code: 208
Population change in the 1990s: +246 (+28.8%).
Work and jobs in Driggs: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Driggs, Idaho
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Driggs-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Idaho state average. It is 483% 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 62.3 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 68.1 miles away from Driggs 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 66.0 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 57.2 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 66.7 miles away from Driggs 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 70.4 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 Teton County (1) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 15.9. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 24.0 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 4.67. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 24.0 miles away from the city center.
Drinking water stations with addresses in Driggs and their reported violations in the past:DRIGGS CITY OF (Population served: 1100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:DARBY WATER ASSN (Population served: 63, Groundwater):
Past health violations:TARGHEE TOWNE WATER CO., INC (Serves WY, Population served: 47, Groundwater):
Past health violations:TARGHEE NF TRAIL CREEK CAMPGRD (Serves WY, Population served: 35, Groundwater):
Past health violations:TETON VALLEY LODGE (Population served: 35, Groundwater):
Past health violations:TARGHEE NF REUNION FLAT (Serves WY, Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:TARGHEE NF TETON CANYON C.G. (Serves WY, Population served: 30, Groundwater):
Past health violations:ALTA COMMUNITY PIPELINE (Serves WY, Population served: 27, Groundwater):
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Driggs that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 12.2%
(10.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
6 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
Driggs compared to Idaho state average:
Banks with branches in Driggs (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Driggs (based on Teton County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 51.54%
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): 4
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
14.52% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($42,340 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:
10.97% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($51,838 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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Driggs fatal accident list:
Aug 4, 1987 00:40 AM, Little Ave, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 2 meters (7ft)
Total average daily traffic: 5,600
Total average daily truck traffic: 392
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 8,400
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Driggs)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Driggs, ID)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 7 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Driggs)
FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Driggs)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 45 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 3 patent applications in 2008-2013.