For population 25 years and over in Firth:
For population 15 years and over in Firth city:
69 residents are foreign born (11.2% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $644 (0.7%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Idaho Falls, ID (15.0 miles , pop. 50,730).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (441.0 miles , pop. 259,628).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (676.3 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Basalt, ID (1.1 miles ), Shelley, ID (2.4 miles ), Blackfoot, ID (3.4 miles ), Idaho Falls, ID (3.9 miles ), Ammon, ID (4.0 miles ), Moreland, ID (4.0 miles ), Iona, ID (4.5 miles ), Alridge, ID (4.5 miles ).
Latitude: 43.31 N, Longitude: 112.18 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 208
Work and jobs in Firth: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Firth, Idaho
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Firth-area historical earthquake activity is above Idaho state average. It is 220% 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 96.9 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 90.7 miles away from Firth 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 71.6 miles away from the city center
On 10/28/1983 at 19:51:24, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.8 ML) earthquake occurred 96.0 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 47.7 miles away from Firth 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 70.8 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 Bingham County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Other: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Orval H. Hansen - Politician.
Hospitals/medical centers near Firth:
Amtrak station near Firth:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Firth:
Public high school in Firth:
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Public elementary/middle schools in Firth:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Firth and their reported violations in the past:FIRTH CITY OF (Population served: 450, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 22.1%
(8.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 60.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 86.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Firth compared to Idaho state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
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2012 Presidential Elections Results
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Religion statistics for Firth (based on Bingham County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 70.16%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 6
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 15
Number of full-service restaurants: 22
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Firth government finances in 2002(per resident):
6.93% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($35,233 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:
8.31% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,973 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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Firth fatal accident list:
Sep 15, 1987 02:00 AM, D Sheepskn, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
May 15, 1977 04:35 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 5, Fatalities: 2
Feb 26, 1975 10:10 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 1
Total length: 1 meters (3ft)
Total costs: $555,000
Total average daily traffic: 750
Total average daily truck traffic: 112
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 1,125
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:23 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Firth)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:3
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Firth)
FAA Registered Aircraft:12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Firth)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Firth on our top lists:
Total of 5 patent applications in 2008-2014.