Ferdinand, Idaho

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Population in 2014: 160 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +10.3%
 
Males: 91  (57.0%)
Females: 69  (43.0%)
Median resident age:  47.5 years
Idaho median age:  36.1 years

Zip code: 83526

Estimated median household income in 2016: $50,702 (it was $26,250 in 2000)
Ferdinand:

$50,702
ID:

$51,807

Estimated per capita income in 2016: $28,284 (it was $13,513 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $132,546 (it was $83,300 in 2000)
Ferdinand:

$132,546
ID:

$189,400

Median gross rent in 2016: $801.

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  • Races in Ferdinand, ID (2010)

    Ferdinand races chart
    • 14591.2%White alone
    • 63.8%Two or more races
    • 63.8%Hispanic
    • 10.6%American Indian alone
    • 10.6%Asian alone
Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Ferdinand: 85.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (67.1%), American (4.1%), Scottish (4.1%), Hungarian (2.7%), Italian (2.7%), Romanian (2.7%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 3730 feet

Land area: 0.14 square miles.

Population density: 1,133 people per square mile   (low).

Ferdinand, Idaho map

For population 25 years and over in Ferdinand:

  • High school or higher: 93.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 6.9%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.0%
  • Unemployed: 7.6%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.6 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ferdinand city:

  • Never married: 30.2%
  • Now married: 42.9%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 4.8%
  • Divorced: 22.2%

1 residents are foreign born

This city:

0.7%
Idaho:

6.0%



According to our research of Idaho and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Ferdinand, Idaho as of December 14, 2018.
The ratio of number of residents in Ferdinand to the number of sex offenders is 142 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $872 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $631 (0.5%)

Ferdinand satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spokane Valley, WA (112.5 miles , pop. 89,755).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (291.1 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (841.1 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Cottonwood, ID (2.7 miles ), Craigmont, ID (2.7 miles ), Nezperce, ID (3.0 miles ), Winchester, ID (3.6 miles ), Reubens, ID (3.7 miles) , Kamiah, ID (4.3 miles ), Kooskia, ID (4.4 miles ), Grangeville, ID (4.5 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2001: 3 buildings, average cost: $69,000
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $17,000
  • 2008: 1 building, cost: $11,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 46.15 N, Longitude: 116.39 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 208

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

5.4%
Idaho:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +9 (+6.6%).
Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (38%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (15%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (5%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Health care and social assistance (27%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Transportation occupations (28%)
  • Production occupations (18%)
  • Management occupations (13%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (5%)
  • Management occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (8%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (8%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)

Average climate in Ferdinand, Idaho

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Ferdinand-area historical earthquake activity is below Idaho state average. It is 126% 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 191.2 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 299.5 miles away from Ferdinand center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 394.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 299.5 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
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 301.0 miles away from Ferdinand 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 292.9 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 Idaho County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 7
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 5, Fires: 3, Storms: 3, Drought: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ferdinand topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers near Ferdinand:

  • ST MARY'S HOSPITAL Critical Access Hospitals (about 8 miles away; COTTONWOOD, ID)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ferdinand:

  • Lewis-Clark State College (about 36 miles; Lewiston, ID; Full-time enrollment: 3,199)
  • University of Idaho (about 50 miles; Moscow, ID; FT enrollment: 10,416)
  • Washington State University (about 55 miles; Pullman, WA; FT enrollment: 25,055)
  • Walla Walla Community College (about 91 miles; Walla Walla, WA; FT enrollment: 4,263)
  • Eastern Oregon University (about 101 miles; La Grande, OR; FT enrollment: 3,127)
  • North Idaho College (about 108 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; FT enrollment: 4,684)
  • Eastern Washington University (about 109 miles; Cheney, WA; FT enrollment: 11,643)

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

Idaho County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2007 was 52.8. This is significantly better than average.

City:

52.8
U.S.:

74.7

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 27.1. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 17.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.1
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 9.72. This is about average. Closest monitor was 17.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.72
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 13.8%
Average household size:
This city:  2.5 people
Idaho:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  74.6%
Whole state:  69.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.8%
Whole state:  6.3%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2016

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2016

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.4
Idaho average:

10.6

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Ferdinand city (based on Idaho County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic2,7297
Evangelical Protestant1,73225
Other6333
Mainline Protestant5296
None10,644-
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: 7
Idaho County:

4.57 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Idaho County:

5.88 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 24
Here:

15.67 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.8%
Idaho:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Idaho County:

28.5%
Idaho:

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

10.3%
State:

11.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

42.9%
State:

47.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

42.9%
Idaho:

44.1%

Average BMI:
Ferdinand:

30.1
Idaho:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
Ferdinand:

16.7%
State:

22.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Ferdinand:

16.7%
Idaho:

10.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.1
Idaho:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

57.1%
Idaho:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

45.8%
State:

54.8%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

77.1%
Idaho:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Ferdinand, 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$1,315
Other Government Administration 0$0 8$822
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$1,151
Totals for Government 0$0 10$3,288

Ferdinand government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Financial Administration: $14,000 ($87.50)
    General - Other: $6,000 ($37.50)
    Regular Highways: $3,000 ($18.75)
    Water Utilities: $3,000 ($18.75)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($6.25)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($6.25)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Fire Protection: $10,000 ($62.50)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($31.25)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $7,000 ($43.75)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $17,000 ($106.25)

Ferdinand government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $9,000 ($56.25)
    All Other: $2,000 ($12.50)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $5,000 ($31.25)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $36,000 ($225.00)
  • State Intergovernmental - All Other: $9,000 ($56.25)
    General Support: $8,000 ($50.00)
  • Tax - Property: $8,000 ($50.00)
    NEC: $1,000 ($6.25)

Ferdinand government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $350,000 ($2187.50)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $27,000 ($168.75)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $24,000 ($150.00)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $344,000 ($2150.00)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $6,000 ($37.50)
    Other, NEC: $3,000 ($18.75)

Ferdinand government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $138,000 ($862.50)

6.25% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($40,959 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.25%
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 Nez Perce County, ID  0.65% ($26,758 average AGI)
from Lewis County, ID  0.49% ($23,560)
from Ada County, ID  0.41% ($23,810)


5.64% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($30,468 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.64%
Idaho average:

7.21%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Nez Perce County, ID  0.93% ($32,979 average AGI)
to Lewis County, ID  0.42% ($31,524)
to Ada County, ID  0.36% ($27,444)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ferdinand:

  • KQQQ (1150 AM; 25 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KLER (1300 AM; 5 kW; OROFINO, ID; Owner: CENTRAL IDAHO BROADCASTING)
  • KOZE (950 AM; 5 kW; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: 4-K RADIO, INC.)
  • KRLC (1350 AM; 5 kW; CLARKSTON LEWISTON,, WA; Owner: IDA-VEND COMPANY, INC.)
  • KCLK (1430 AM; 5 kW; ASOTIN, WA; Owner: CLARKSTON BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KMAX (840 AM; 10 kW; COLFAX, WA; Owner: PALOUSE COUNTRY, INC.)
  • KWEI (1260 AM; 50 kW; WEISER, ID; Owner: TREASURE VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KORT (1230 AM; 1 kW; GRANGEVILLE, ID; Owner: 4-K RADIO, INC.)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXLY (920 AM; 20 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ferdinand:

  • KNWO (90.1 FM; COTTONWOOD, ID; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KORT-FM (92.7 FM; GRANGEVILLE, ID; Owner: 4-K RADIO, INC.)
  • K274AS (102.7 FM; KAMIAH, ETC., ID; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KLER-FM (95.3 FM; OROFINO, ID; Owner: CENTRAL IDAHO BROADCASTING)
  • K213BN (90.5 FM; OROFINO, ID; Owner: ALACCA BIBLE CONFERENCE, INC.)
  • KMOK (106.9 FM; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: IDA-VEND COMPANY, INC.)
  • K272DO (102.3 FM; OROFINO, ID; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KCLK-FM (94.1 FM; CLARKSTON, WA; Owner: CLARKSTON BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KVTY (105.1 FM; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: IDAVEND CO. INC.)
  • KHTR (104.3 FM; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KVAB (102.9 FM; CLARKSTON, WA; Owner: CLARKSTON BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KOZE-FM (96.5 FM; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: 4-K RADIO, INC.)
  • KNWV (90.5 FM; CLARKSTON, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KATW (101.5 FM; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: PACIFIC EMPIRE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KZZL-FM (99.5 FM; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: PALOUSE COUNTRY, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Ferdinand:

  • K07CP (Channel 7; FERDINAND, ID; Owner: FERDINAND TV SERVICE)
  • K09CK (Channel 9; FERDINAND, ID; Owner: FERDINAND TV SERVICE)
  • K11CR (Channel 11; FERDINAND, ID; Owner: FERDINAND TV SERVICE)
  • K48DH (Channel 48; GRANGEVILLE, ETC., ID; Owner: CENTRAL IDAHO TV,INC.)
  • K19BY (Channel 19; GRANGEVILLE, ETC., ID; Owner: MOUNTAIN LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K59BA (Channel 59; GRANGEVILLE, ID; Owner: CENTRAL IDAHO TV, INC.)
  • K69AK (Channel 69; GRANGEVILLE, ETC., ID; Owner: CENTRAL IDAHO TV, INC.)
  • K43CI (Channel 43; GRANGEVILLE, ETC., ID; Owner: CENTRAL IDAHO TV, INC.)
  • K39CT (Channel 39; COTTONWOOD, ETC., ID; Owner: REV. RAY TUCKER TR/AS FAITH TV)
  • K26CK (Channel 26; CRAIGMONT, ETC., ID; Owner: CENTRAL IDAHO TV, INC.)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 12m39ftTotal length
  • $3,153,000Total costs
  • 740Total average daily traffic
  • 133Total average daily truck traffic
  • 1,110Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • Various Locations (Lat: 46.152361 Lon: -116.390361), Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPNH730
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.256 MHzGrant Date: 01/25/2008, Expiration Date: 03/16/2018Registrant: Gillespie, Prudhon & Associates, 16111 Se 106th Avenue, Suite 100, Clackamas, OR 97015, Phone: (503) 657-0424, Fax: (503) 657-0361, Email:

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

FERDINAND CITY OF (Population served: 145, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Acute (TCR) - In OCT-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-01-2010), St Public Notif received (NOV-02-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (NOV-01-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAY-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-01-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-01-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-01-2009)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2007, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (APR-01-2008)
  • 2 other older health violations
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2006, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (FEB-01-2007)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (38%)
  • Electricity (26%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (15%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11%)
  • Utility gas (5%)

Ferdinand compared to Idaho state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age 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 above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.
There is 1 pilot and no other airmen in this city.
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