Gooding, Idaho

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Population in 2017: 3,452 (99% urban, 1% rural).
Population change since 2000: +2.0%
 
Males: 1,819  (52.7%)
Females: 1,633  (47.3%)
Median resident age:

33.9 years
Idaho median age:

36.3 years

Zip codes: 83330.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $31,294 (it was $29,316 in 2000)
Gooding:

$31,294
ID:

$52,225

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $17,947 (it was $13,752 in 2000)

Gooding city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $97,810 (it was $66,600 in 2000)
Gooding:

$97,810
ID:

$207,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $102,603; detached houses: $114,968; mobile homes: $36,339

Median gross rent in 2017: $642.

March 2019 cost of living index in Gooding: 83.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 20.9%
(22.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 20.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 15.8% for other race residents)
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  • Races in Gooding, ID (2010)
    • 2,64674.2%White alone
    • 81822.9%Hispanic
    • 511.4%Two or more races
    • 280.8%American Indian alone
    • 210.6%Asian alone
    • 20.06%Other race alone
    • 10.03%Black alone

Races in Gooding detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Idaho and other state lists, there were 17 registered sex offenders living in Gooding, Idaho as of May 29, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Gooding is 211 to 1.


Crime rates in Gooding by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
5
(147.1)
0
(0.0)
3
(91.8)
2
(62.8)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.7)
1
(27.8)
1
(28.6)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(57.2)
1
(28.7)
1
(29.1)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(29.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(31.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(27.8)
0
(0.0)
1
(29.0)
1
(29.1)
0
(0.0)
1
(28.7)
0
(0.0)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
1
(29.4)
2
(58.7)
7
(214.3)
10
(313.9)
3
(94.3)
4
(125.8)
5
(138.7)
7
(194.8)
2
(57.1)
5
(144.8)
6
(174.7)
0
(0.0)
12
(344.7)
4
(116.5)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
1
(29.4)
6
(176.1)
9
(275.5)
14
(439.4)
6
(188.7)
13
(408.9)
11
(305.0)
14
(389.6)
15
(428.3)
26
(753.2)
6
(174.7)
16
(457.5)
13
(373.5)
7
(203.9)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
38
(1,118)
64
(1,878)
42
(1,286)
48
(1,507)
28
(880.5)
27
(849.3)
36
(998.3)
43
(1,197)
34
(970.9)
59
(1,709)
41
(1,194)
25
(714.9)
13
(373.5)
22
(640.8)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
6
(176.6)
4
(117.4)
8
(244.9)
3
(94.2)
0
(0.0)
2
(62.9)
5
(138.7)
5
(139.2)
2
(57.1)
8
(231.7)
4
(116.4)
8
(228.8)
3
(86.2)
3
(87.4)
Arson
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
1
(29.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(31.4)
1
(31.4)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(55.7)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(29.1)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)193.3108.6206.6211.667.3102.2122.3155.9107.7177.3113.0181.9148.593.5

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City-data.com crime index in Gooding, ID

Crime rate in Gooding detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 9 (7 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.04
Idaho average:

1.59
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Ancestries: Basque (10.5%), English (6.6%), German (6.1%), Irish (3.3%), American (3.0%), European (2.8%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated in 1908

Elevation: 3573 feet

Land area: 1.38 square miles.

Population density: 2,510 people per square mile   (average).

Gooding, Idaho map

616 residents are foreign born (15.5% Latin America).

This city:

17.1%
Idaho:

5.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $828 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $984 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Boise, ID (89.9 miles , pop. 185,787).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (427.3 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (643.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Wendell, ID (3.3 miles ),
Bliss, ID (3.5 miles ),
Hagerman, ID (3.5 miles ),
Shoshone, ID (3.9 miles ),
Jerome, ID (4.2 miles ),
Dietrich, ID (4.8 miles),
Buhl, ID (4.8 miles ),
Filer, ID (5.1 miles )

Latitude: 42.94 N, Longitude: 114.71 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 208

Distribution of median household income in Gooding, ID in 2017
Distribution of house value in Gooding, ID in 2017
Gooding satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

3.1%
Idaho:

3.4%
Population change in the 1990s: +519 (+18.1%).
Most common industries in Gooding, ID (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Educational services (10.6%)
  • Health care (9.4%)
  • Construction (9.3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (7.4%)
  • Accommodation & food services (6.9%)
  • Public administration (5.3%)
  • Truck transportation (5.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (17.9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (14.2%)
  • Truck transportation (7.6%)
  • Repair & maintenance (7.0%)
  • Public administration (7.0%)
  • Educational services (6.8%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.7%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (14.6%)
  • Health care (14.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (11.2%)
  • Social assistance (4.6%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.4%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (4.4%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.3%)
Most common occupations in Gooding, ID (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7.6%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (5.6%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (5.6%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (5.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.1%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (4.1%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (8.8%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (8.0%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (6.5%)
  • Construction traders workers except carpenters, electricians, painters, plumbers, and construction laborers (6.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.8%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (5.0%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11.7%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.5%)
  • Supervisors and other personal care and service workers, except child care workers (5.5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.2%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (4.7%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4.3%)

Average climate in Gooding, Idaho

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Earthquake activity:

Gooding-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Idaho state average. It is 334% 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 91.1 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 231.9 miles away from Gooding center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 221.6 miles away from Gooding center
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 130.9 miles away from Gooding center
On 12/16/1954 at 11:07:12, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 310.1 miles away from Gooding center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 353.5 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 Gooding County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Earthquake: 1, Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Gooding topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Gooding:

  • NORTH CANYON MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Other, provides emergency services, 267 NORTH CANYON DR)
  • WALKER CENTER (provides emergency services, 1120A MONTANA STREET)
  • BENNETT HILLS CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (1220 MONTANA STREET)
  • GOODING CO MEM HOSP AND NURSING HOME (1120 MONTANA ST)

Airports and heliports located in Gooding:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Gooding:

  • College of Southern Idaho (about 28 miles; Twin Falls, ID; Full-time enrollment: 5,051)
  • Boise State University (about 89 miles; Boise, ID; FT enrollment: 16,774)
  • College of Western Idaho (about 102 miles; Nampa, ID; FT enrollment: 6,300)
  • Northwest Nazarene University (about 103 miles; Nampa, ID; FT enrollment: 2,290)
  • Idaho State University (about 116 miles; Pocatello, ID; FT enrollment: 10,350)
  • Treasure Valley Community College (about 136 miles; Ontario, OR; FT enrollment: 2,055)
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 160 miles; Rexburg, ID; FT enrollment: 30,522)

Public high schools in Gooding:

Public elementary/middle schools in Gooding:

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Library in Gooding:

  • GOODING PUBLIC (Operating income: $77,246; Location: 306 FIFTH AVE W; 21,948 books; 728 audio materials; 831 video materials; 51 state licensed databases; 38 print serial subscriptions)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Gooding: Gooding County Fairgrounds (A), Gooding County Emergency Medical Services (B), Gooding City Rural Fire Department (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Cottage Inn (1331 Main Street), Gooding Hotel Bed & Breakfast (112 Main Street), Toponis Inc (413 Main Street).

Birthplace of: Robert LeFevre - Libertarian.

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

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

GOODING CITY OF (Population served: 3,200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-25-2014)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2005 and JUN-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: Fed Compliance achieved (JUN-30-2006)
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
MOUNTAIN VIEW WATER CORP (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In SEP-2012, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif received (OCT-16-2012), St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-01-2012), St Public Notif requested (NOV-04-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (DEC-02-2011), St Public Notif requested (DEC-05-2011), St Public Notif received (APR-06-2012)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2006, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2005, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-08-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-08-2011)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 28 regular monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Idaho:

2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

61.9%
Whole state:

69.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.2%
Whole state:

6.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.6% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
35 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010

People in group quarters in Gooding in 2000:

  • 72 people in nursing homes
  • 32 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 21 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 18 people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 13 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Banks with branches in Gooding (2011 data):

  • Zions First National Bank: Gooding Branch at 502 Main Street, branch established on 1965/07/02. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $17,531.3 mil, Deposits: $14,905.3 mil, headquarters in Salt Lake City, UT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 151 total offices, Holding Company: Zions Bancorporation
  • Panhandle State Bank: Gooding Branch at 746 Main Street, branch established on 2000/04/10. Info updated 2009/07/09: Bank assets: $936.3 mil, Deposits: $731.7 mil, headquarters in Sandpoint, ID, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 22 total offices, Holding Company: Intermountain Community Bancorp
  • Bank of America, National Association: Gooding Branch at 645 Main St, branch established on 1978/08/01. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Gooding Branch at 445 Main Street, branch established on 1865/01/01. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company

For population 15 years and over in Gooding:

Marital status in Gooding, ID
  • Never married: 31.2%
  • Now married: 36.0%
  • Separated: 0.9%
  • Widowed: 15.4%
  • Divorced: 16.5%

For population 25 years and over in Gooding:

  • High school or higher: 69.5%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.8%
  • Unemployed: 5.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.3 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

18.0
Idaho average:

10.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Gooding
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Gooding, ID (based on Gooding County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other3,50110
Catholic2,3513
Mainline Protestant9047
Evangelical Protestant52912
None8,179-
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: 4
This county:

2.82 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

0.71 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

0.53 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Here:

4.94 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
This county:

6.35 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Gooding County:

7.8%
Idaho:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Gooding County:

29.2%
Idaho:

25.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Gooding County:

12.0%
Idaho:

11.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

46.4%
Idaho:

47.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

41.2%
Idaho:

44.1%

Average BMI:
Gooding:

28.5
Idaho:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

22.6%
State:

22.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Gooding:

12.2%
Idaho:

10.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.8
Idaho:

6.8

Overweight people:
Gooding:

32.0%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
Here:

51.0%
State:

54.8%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

74.6%
Idaho:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Gooding, 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
Other Government Administration 8$16,478$24,7170$0
Solid Waste Management 6$16,330$32,6600$0
Police Protection - Officers 6$18,472$36,9440$0
Sewerage 5$16,260$39,0240$0
Streets and Highways 4$11,738$35,2140$0
Local Libraries 1$2,112$25,3447$3,062
Firefighters 1$4,230$50,76024$1,197
Police - Other 1$1,896$22,7520$0
Financial Administration 1$3,344$40,1280$0
Water Supply 0$0 0$0
Judicial and Legal 0$0 1$984
Totals for Government 33$90,860$33,04032$5,243

Gooding government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $54,000 ($15.64)
    Water Utilities: $36,000 ($10.43)
    Air Transportation: $8,000 ($2.32)
    Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($0.87)
  • Current Operations - Air Transportation: $1,796,000 ($520.28)
    Police Protection: $365,000 ($105.74)
    Sewerage: $355,000 ($102.84)
    Regular Highways: $299,000 ($86.62)
    Water Utilities: $285,000 ($82.56)
    Solid Waste Management: $151,000 ($43.74)
    Local Fire Protection: $134,000 ($38.82)
    Natural Resources - Other: $132,000 ($38.24)
    Central Staff Services: $98,000 ($28.39)
    Libraries: $67,000 ($19.41)
    Parks and Recreation: $46,000 ($13.33)
    General - Other: $36,000 ($10.43)
    Financial Administration: $13,000 ($3.77)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $6,000 ($1.74)
    General Public Buildings: $2,000 ($0.58)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $22,000 ($6.37)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $45,000 ($13.04)
    Other - Central Staff Services: $3,000 ($0.87)
    Other - Air Transportation: $1,000 ($0.29)
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $1,000 ($0.29)
  • Intergovernmental to State - Air Transportation: $92,000 ($26.65)
    Water Utilities: $47,000 ($13.62)
    Regular Highways: $5,000 ($1.45)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Solid Waste Management: $216,000 ($62.57)
    Regular Highways: $37,000 ($10.72)
    Police Protection: $19,000 ($5.50)
    Natural Resources - Other: $5,000 ($1.45)
    Libraries: $3,000 ($0.87)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($0.29)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,297,000 ($375.72)

Gooding government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $414,000 ($119.93)
    Solid Waste Management: $189,000 ($54.75)
    Other: $9,000 ($2.61)
    Parks and Recreation: $5,000 ($1.45)
    Air Transportation: $2,000 ($0.58)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Air Transportation: $2,227,000 ($645.13)
    Water Utilities: $37,000 ($10.72)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $48,000 ($13.90)
    Other: $47,000 ($13.62)
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $39,000 ($11.30)
    Fines and Forfeits: $31,000 ($8.98)
    General Revenue - Other: $26,000 ($7.53)
    Interest Earnings: $8,000 ($2.32)
    Donations From Private Sources: $1,000 ($0.29)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $349,000 ($101.10)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $255,000 ($73.87)
    Highways: $108,000 ($31.29)
    Other: $49,000 ($14.19)
    Public Welfare: $7,000 ($2.03)
  • Tax - Property: $908,000 ($263.04)
    Public Utilities Sales: $34,000 ($9.85)
    Other License: $9,000 ($2.61)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $2,000 ($0.58)

Gooding government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $465,000 ($134.70)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $395,000 ($114.43)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $70,000 ($20.28)

Gooding government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,728,000 ($500.58)
Businesses in Gooding, ID
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Strongest AM radio stations in Gooding:

  • KRXR (1480 AM; 5 kW; GOODING, ID; Owner: MARIA ELENA JUAREZ)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTFI (1270 AM; 5 kW; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: AGM-IDAHO BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KLIX (1310 AM; 5 kW; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KART (1400 AM; 1 kW; JEROME, ID; Owner: KART BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KBSU (730 AM; 15 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: IDAHO STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • KWEI (1260 AM; 50 kW; WEISER, ID; Owner: TREASURE VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KGEM (1140 AM; 10 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KZNR (690 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KFXD (630 AM; 5 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Gooding:

  • KISY (100.7 FM; GOODING, ID; Owner: AGM-IDAHO BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KEFX (88.9 FM; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KMVX (102.9 FM; JEROME, ID; Owner: KART BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KTPZ (99.1 FM; MOUNTAIN HOME, ID; Owner: AGM-IDAHO BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KYZK (107.5 FM; SUN VALLEY, ID; Owner: ALPINE BROADCASTING, LTD.)
  • KECH-FM (95.3 FM; SUN VALLEY, ID; Owner: ALPINE BROADCASTING LTD PARTNERSHIP)
  • KAWZ (89.9 FM; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS)
  • KEZJ-FM (95.7 FM; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KIKX (104.7 FM; KETCHUM, ID; Owner: AGM-IDAHO BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • K216CY (91.1 FM; SUN VALLEY, ID; Owner: BOISE ST. UNIV., ID ST BD OF EDUCA.)
  • KWRV (91.9 FM; SUN VALLEY, ID; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KSKI-FM (103.7 FM; SUN VALLEY, ID; Owner: ALPINE BROADCASTING LTD PARTNERSHIP)
  • KCIR (90.7 FM; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: FAITH COMMUNICATIONS CORP)
  • KBSW (91.7 FM; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: IDAHO STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • KKMV (92.5 FM; RUPERT, ID; Owner: TRI-MARKET RADIO BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KZDX (99.9 FM; BURLEY, ID; Owner: KART & EAGLE ROCK B/C INC,TENANTS)

TV broadcast stations around Gooding:

  • KMVT (Channel 11; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: CATAMOUNT-IDAHO LICENSE L.L.C.)
  • KCTF-LP (Channel 45; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING OF IDAHO, INC.)
  • KBAX-LP (Channel 27; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING OF IDAHO, INC.)
  • KTID-LP (Channel 58; TWIN FALLS, ETC., ID; Owner: E-DA-HOE, INC.)
  • KTWT-LP (Channel 43; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: E-DA-HOE, INC.)
  • KDID-LP (Channel 55; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: TWIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K25EV (Channel 25; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
Gooding fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Gooding fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 21Number of bridges
  • 98ft / 29.7mTotal length
  • $8,116,000Total costs
  • 26,610Total average daily traffic
  • 2,742Total average daily truck traffic
  • 39,915Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Gooding, ID - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11920-1929
  • 101930-1939
  • 21940-1949
  • 21950-1959
  • 31960-1969
  • 21980-1989
  • 11990-1999
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Gooding, ID
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Gooding)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 16 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Gooding, ID)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 30 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 5 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 22 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Gooding)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Gooding)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 26 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fires per year is 57. The highest number of fires - 76 took place in 2018, and the least - 38 in 2016. The data has an increasing trend.
    Fire incident types in Gooding, ID When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (62.9%), and Structure Fires (28.7%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Gooding, ID
    • 60462.9%Outside Fires
    • 27628.7%Structure Fires
    • 778.0%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 40.4%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Gooding, ID
Most common first names in Gooding, ID among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary3979.1 years
John3381.3 years
William2978.3 years
James2876.6 years
Charles2674.3 years
Robert2675.7 years
George2477.0 years
Harold2174.8 years
Edna1784.2 years
Ruth1778.8 years
Most common last names in Gooding, ID among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Miller1982.3 years
Smith1683.6 years
Brown1380.2 years
Jones1276.0 years
Robinson1279.2 years
Henderson1278.7 years
Davis1178.5 years
Wilson1175.8 years
Anderson1074.5 years
Boyer981.3 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Gooding, ID
  • 42.5%Utility gas
  • 38.2%Electricity
  • 11.5%Wood
  • 7.8%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Gooding, ID
  • 58.4%Electricity
  • 39.2%Utility gas
  • 2.4%Wood


Gooding compared to Idaho state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Median house value below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above 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 below state average.

Gooding on our top lists:

  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in hospitals or wards for drug/alcohol abuse (population 1,000+)"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most residents born in Spain (population 500+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in training schools for juvenile delinquents (population 1,000+)"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply"
There are 21 pilots and 7 other airmen in this city.
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2020.