U.S. Cities - City-Data Homepage  
Howe, Idaho forum City-Data.com Homepage

Howe, Idaho



Jump to a detailed profile or search
site with Google Custom Search

Back to Howe, ID housing info, Butte County, Idaho, ID smaller cities, ID small cities, All Cities.


Howe: Heidi's Cafe, Howe, Idaho
 

We are giving away $1200 in prizes - enter simply by sending us your own city pictures!

  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map
Median resident age:  34.3 years
Idaho median age:  33.2 years

Estimated median household income in 2012: $37,508 (it was $29,423 in 2000)
Howe:

$37,508
ID:

$45,489
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $16,222

Howe CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $125,170 (it was $83,300 in 2000)
Howe:

$125,170
ID:

$154,500
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $173,166; Detached houses: $194,736; Mobile homes: $120,071

Howe, ID residents, houses, and apartments details

Business Search - 14 Million verified businesses
Search for: near:  
Howe races chart
  • White alone - 320 (93.3%)
  • Hispanic - 17 (5.0%)
  • Two or more races - 3 (0.9%)
  • American Indian alone - 2 (0.6%)
  • Asian alone - 1 (0.3%)

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Howe: 162.7 (very high, U.S. average is 100)

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 4824 feet




Home Value Estimate
Address:
Unit (optional):
City
State
Zip


Howe, Idaho map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:

Howe CCD:  0.7% ($586)
Idaho:  1.0% ($1,007)
Howe satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Idaho Falls, ID (47.5 miles , pop. 50,730).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Portland, OR (493.8 miles , pop. 529,121).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (704.5 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Butte City, ID (4.0 miles) , Atomic City, ID (4.3 miles) , Arco, ID (4.3 miles ), Moore, ID (4.6 miles) , Mud Lake, ID (5.0 miles ), Lost River, ID (5.5 miles) , Mackay, ID (6.1 miles ), West Clark, ID (6.1 miles) .

Latitude: 43.69 N, Longitude: 112.94 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 208

Howe household income distribution Howe home values distribution

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.7%
Idaho:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (61%)
  • Truck transportation (10%)
  • Repair and maintenance (10%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (6%)
  • Food and beverage stores (4%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Food (3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (26%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (11%)
  • Health care (11%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Food and beverage stores (7%)
  • Pharmacies and drug stores (7%)
  • Utilities (7%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Farmers and farm managers (50%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (16%)
  • Vehicle and mobile equipment mechanics, installers, and repairers (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Other protective service workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (26%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (8%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (7%)
  • Other financial specialists (7%)
  • Cashiers (7%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (7%)
  • Printing workers (7%)

Work and jobs in Howe: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Howe, Idaho

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Howe, Idaho average temperatures Howe, Idaho average precipitation
 
Howe, Idaho humidity
 
Howe, Idaho wind speed
 
Howe, Idaho snowfall
 
Howe, Idaho sunshine
 
Howe, Idaho clear and cloudy days
 

Back to the top

Earthquake activity:

Howe-area historical earthquake activity is slightly below Idaho state average. It is 34% 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 50.6 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 10/28/1983 at 19:51:24, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.8 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 49.6 miles away from Howe center
On 10/29/1983 at 23:29:11, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.0 MS, 5.8 ML) earthquake occurred 68.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/1984 at 09:46:30, a magnitude 5.8 (5.0 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.8 ML) earthquake occurred 74.3 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 94.1 miles away from Howe center
On 8/20/1999 at 13:50:25, a magnitude 5.1 (5.1 MB, 4.5 MS, 5.1 MD, Depth: 9.9 mi) earthquake occurred 76.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Butte County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Earthquake: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).

Political contributions by individuals in Howe, ID

Airports located in Howe:

  • Howe Airport (Runways: 1, Itinerant Ops: 4,000, Local Ops: 700)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Howe:

  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 59 miles; Rexburg, ID; Full-time enrollment: 12,325)
  • Idaho State University (about 62 miles; Pocatello, ID; FT enrollment: 8,867)
  • College of Southern Idaho (about 110 miles; Twin Falls, ID; FT enrollment: 3,157)
  • Utah State University (about 147 miles; Logan, UT; FT enrollment: 12,584)
  • Utah State University-Regional Campuses and Distance Education (about 147 miles; Logan, UT; FT enrollment: 3,048)
  • Boise State University (about 164 miles; Boise, ID; FT enrollment: 12,874)
  • Montana State University (about 166 miles; Bozeman, MT; FT enrollment: 9,518)

Public elementary/middle school in Howe:

See full list of schools located in Howe


Click to draw/clear place borders

Notable locations in Howe: Bell Mountain Ranger Station (A), Little Lost River Access Area (B), Fallert (C), Little Lost Ski Area (D), Idaho National Laboratory Safety Department Station 3 (E), Idaho National Laboratory Safety Department Station 1 (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lake: Pass Creek Lake (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Cedar Run Creek (A), Camp Creek (B), Cabin Fork (C), Boulder Creek (D), Black Creek (E), Birch Creek (F), Big Spring Creek (G), Pine Creek (H), Bell Mountain Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

 
Butte 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 Howe and their reported violations in the past:

HOWE TOWNSITE (Population served: 175, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between OCT-1997 and DEC-1998, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from DEC-31-1998 to DEC-18-2002)
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between OCT-01-1996 and OCT-22-2003, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (OCT-22-2003)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JAN-1995 and DEC-1998, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from DEC-31-1998 to DEC-18-2002)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JUL-1994 and DEC-1998, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from DEC-31-1998 to DEC-18-2002)
  • 8 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 15 regular monitoring violations

Average household size:
This place:  3.1 people
Idaho:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:  79.3%
Whole state:  69.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:  1.7%
Whole state:  6.3%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

15.0%
Whole state:

11.8%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

13.3%
Whole state:

4.6%

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Howe, ID

2 people in workers’ group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010

Howe compared to Idaho state average:

  • Median house value significantly below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house significantly below state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.


Back to the top

Educational Attainment (%) in 2000

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2000



Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (42%)
  • Wood (30%)
  • Electricity (25%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results



Religion statistics for Howe CCD (based on Butte County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 57.12%
Here57.1%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameLDS (Mormon) ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USACatholic ChurchEpiscopal ChurchOther
Adherents91.0%4.7%3.4%0.8%0.1%
Congregations62.5%12.5%12.5%12.5%-
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 1
Butte County:

3.63 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Butte County:

18.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Here:

10.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.7%
Idaho:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Butte County:

25.1%
Idaho:

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

15.0%
State:

11.7%

6.63% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,650 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.63%
Idaho average:

9.61%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.



7.65% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($34,186 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.65%
Idaho average:

8.30%

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:
to Bonneville County, ID  1.09% ($30,600 average AGI)

Strongest AM radio stations in Howe:

  • KZNR (690 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KBLI (1620 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KID (590 AM; 5 kW; IDAHO FALLS, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KUPI (980 AM; 5 kW; AMMON, ID; Owner: RAY GROTH OIL COMPANY, INC.)
  • KSEI (930 AM; 5 kW; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: PACIFIC EMPIRE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KZNI (1260 AM; 5 kW; IDAHO FALLS, ID)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KWEI (1260 AM; 50 kW; WEISER, ID; Owner: TREASURE VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBSU (730 AM; 15 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: IDAHO STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION)

Strongest FM radio stations in Howe:

  • KCVI (101.5 FM; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLCE (97.3 FM; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KID-FM (96.1 FM; IDAHO FALLS, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBJX (107.9 FM; SHELLEY, ID; Owner: PACIFIC EMPIRE COMMUNICATIONS CORP)

TV broadcast stations around Howe:

  • K59BV (Channel 59; LAVA HOT SPRINGS, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))


FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • 6 Mi E (Lat: 43.796306 Lon: -112.263028), Call Sign: KNEX894
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.945 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/23/1998, Expiration Date: 03/16/2003, Cancellation Date: 09/18/2002
    Registrant: Russell Mays, Howe, ID 83244

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Jump Off Point, Jump Off Point, 6 Mi Sw Of (Lat: 43.756028 Lon: -113.100250), Type: Tower, Structure height: 6.1 m, Overall height: 10.1 m, Call Sign: WQNU546
    Assigned Frequencies: 959.150 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/31/2011, Expiration Date: 05/31/2021, Certifier: Marcus Kohler
    Registrant: Pacificorp, 825 Ne Multnomah St. 700 Lct, Portland, OR 97232-2149, Phone: (503) 813-6398, Fax: (503) 813-6434, Email:
  • Howe Peak, 6.8 Miles Sw Of (Lat: 43.712972 Lon: -113.099806), Type: Tower, Structure height: 9.2 m, Call Sign: WQPH947
    Assigned Frequencies: 11265.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/23/2012, Expiration Date: 05/23/2022, Certifier: Joseph W Shelton Iii
    Registrant: White Cloud Communications LLC, Twin Falls, ID 83303, Phone: (208) 733-5470, Fax: (208) 735-1778, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

2
  • Call Sign: KB7QAK, Licensee ID: L00596133
    Grant Date: 04/06/2013, Expiration Date: 04/06/2023
    Registrant: Craig S Barnes, 1572 W. 3600 N., Howe, ID 83244
  • Call Sign: WA7FDR, Licensee ID: L00872579
    Grant Date: 06/03/2004, Expiration Date: 05/10/2014, Certifier: Vance L Hawley
    Registrant: Vance L Hawley, ., Howe, ID 83244

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: NORRIS ROBERT J NORRIS SKYBOLT SF1 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 23RN , Serial Number: 001
    Registrant (Individual): Robert J Norris, Ranch, Howe, ID 83244
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182B (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 2384G , Serial Number: 51684, Year manufactured: 1958, Airworthiness Date: 12/17/1958
    Registrant (Co-Owned): Charles H Mcdonald, Po Box 45, Howe, ID 83244, Other Owners: Joyce L Mcdonald
  • Aircraft: CESSNA T210M (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 141 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR TSIO-520 SER (300 HP) (Turbo-prop)
    N-Number: 732SE , Serial Number: 21061731, Year manufactured: 1977, Airworthiness Date: 02/07/1977
    Registrant (Individual): Wayne R Bare, General Delivery, Howe, ID 83244



Howe on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Advertising, marketing, promotions, public relations, and sales managers"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Food preparation and serving related occupations:"
  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Communications equipment operators"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Leather and allied products"
  • #20 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting"
  • #27 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting"
  • #92 on the list of "Top 101 cities with high-earning residents located near cities with low-earning residents"
Cost of Living Calculator

Back to Howe, ID housing info, Butte County, Idaho, ID smaller cities, ID small cities, All Cities.

 

Back to the top




Recent home sales, price trends, and home value evaluator powered by Onboard Informatics
© 2013 Onboard Informatics. Information is deemed reliable but not guaranteed.
 
City-data.com does not guarantee the accuracy or timeliness of any information on this site.  Use at your own risk.
Website © 2003-2014 Advameg, Inc.