For population 25 years and over in Elk River:
For population 15 years and over in Elk River city:
2 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,000 (1.2%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spokane, WA (84.5 miles , pop. 195,629).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (287.1 miles , pop. 480,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (885.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Bovill, ID (3.4 miles ), Deary, ID (4.2 miles ), Nez Perce, ID (4.6 miles ), Orofino, ID (4.6 miles ), Leland, ID (4.7 miles ), Peck, ID (4.9 miles) , Pierce-Headquarters, ID (5.0 miles ), Kendrick, ID (5.0 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 46.78 N, Longitude: 116.18 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 208
Unemployment in August 2012:
Population change in the 1990s: +7 (+4.7%).
Average climate in Elk River, Idaho
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Elk River-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Idaho state average. It is 59% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/22/1998 at 01:17:47, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 ML, 4.6 ML, Depth: 7.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 95.3 miles away from the city center
On 8/17/1994 at 06:56:49, a magnitude 4.1 (3.6 ML, 4.1 ML, Depth: 1.0 mi) earthquake occurred 51.3 miles away from Elk River center
On 6/28/1998 at 07:35:32, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MD, 3.6 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 38.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/11/2001 at 16:00:29, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MD, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 84.9 miles away from the city center
On 11/8/1997 at 09:15:06, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 ML, 3.5 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 51.8 miles away from Elk River center
On 1/20/1998 at 16:33:06, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 ML, 3.7 MD, Depth: 4.5 mi) earthquake occurred 96.7 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Clearwater County (8) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Fires: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Elk River:
Airports located in Elk River:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Elk River:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Elk River and their reported violations in the past:ELK RIVER CITY OF (Population served: 165, Surface_water):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 13.8%
(15.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for American Indian 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
Elk River compared to Idaho state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Elk River (based on Clearwater County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 34.87%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Elk River government finances in 2002:
8.29% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,255 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:
7.63% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($30,559 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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Elk River:
Strongest FM radio stations in Elk River:
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Elk River, ID)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:1
FAA Registered Aircraft:1