Hunt, Idaho

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Population in July 2007: 629.
Males: 307  (49.0%)
Females: 322  (51.0%)
Median resident age:

26.5 years
Idaho median age:

33.2 years

Zip code: 83338

Estimated median household income in 2017: $44,255 (it was $32,292 in 2000)
Hunt:

$44,255
ID:

$52,225

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $15,415 (it was $11,956 in 2000)

Hunt CCD income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $240,946 (it was $129,200 in 2000)
Hunt:

$240,946
ID:

$207,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $183,700; detached houses: $191,055; townhouses or other attached units: $99,698; mobile homes: $92,499
March 2019 cost of living index in Hunt: 99.9 (near average, U.S. average is 100)
  • Races in Hunt, ID (2000)
    • 43975.7%White alone
    • 13523.3%Hispanic
    • 50.9%Two or more races
    • 10.2%Asian alone

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

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Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 3955 feet

Land area: 255.3 square miles.

Population density: 2.5 people per square mile   (very low).

Hunt, Idaho map
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units in 2000:
Hunt CCD:

0.8% ($1,089)
Idaho:

1.0% ($1,007)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pocatello, ID (86.2 miles , pop. 51,466).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Las Vegas, NV (453.8 miles , pop. 478,434).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (638.5 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Hazelton, ID (2.7 miles ),
Eden, ID (2.8 miles ),
Murtaugh, ID (3.8 miles),
Hansen, ID (3.8 miles ),
Dietrich, ID (4.0 miles),
Kimberly, ID (4.1 miles ),
Paul, ID (4.3 miles ),
Twin Falls, ID (4.4 miles )

Latitude: 42.70 N, Longitude: 114.13 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 208

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

3.0%
Idaho:

3.4%
Most common industries in Hunt, ID (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (53.7%)
  • Farm supplies merchant wholesalers (5.3%)
  • Health care (5.3%)
  • Public administration (5.3%)
  • Food (4.7%)
  • Educational services (3.7%)
  • Truck transportation (3.7%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (73.5%)
  • Farm supplies merchant wholesalers (7.6%)
  • Food (6.8%)
  • Furniture & related product manufacturing (3.8%)
  • Broadcasting & telecommunications (3.8%)
  • Truck transportation (2.3%)
  • Utilities (2.3%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Public administration (17.2%)
  • Health care (17.2%)
  • Educational services (12.1%)
  • Finance & insurance (12.1%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing & hunting (8.6%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.6%)
  • Motor vehicles, parts & supplies merchant wholesalers (8.6%)
Most common occupations in Hunt, ID (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Farmers and farm managers (25.8%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (24.7%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.8%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.8%)
  • Top executives (5.3%)
  • Registered nurses (3.7%)
  • Life, physical, and social science technicians (3.7%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Farmers and farm managers (37.1%)
  • Agricultural workers, including supervisors (35.6%)
  • Top executives (5.3%)
  • Life, physical, and social science technicians (5.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.5%)
  • Woodworkers (3.8%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.8%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (17.2%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (12.1%)
  • Other financial specialists (12.1%)
  • Registered nurses (12.1%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (8.6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (8.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (8.6%)

Average climate in Hunt, Idaho

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

Hunt, Idaho average temperatures Hunt, Idaho average precipitation Hunt, Idaho humidity Hunt, Idaho wind speed Hunt, Idaho snowfall Hunt, Idaho sunshine Hunt, Idaho clear and cloudy days
Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 65.4. This is about average.

City:

65.4
U.S.:

74.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 6.41. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 6.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.41
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Hunt-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Idaho state average. It is 324% 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 96.6 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 216.5 miles away from Hunt center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 231.4 miles away from the city 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 97.0 miles away from Hunt center
On 12/16/1954 at 11:07:12, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 315.4 miles away from Hunt center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 356.5 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 Jerome County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 1

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

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Hunt:

  • College of Southern Idaho (about 20 miles; Twin Falls, ID; Full-time enrollment: 5,051)
  • Idaho State University (about 88 miles; Pocatello, ID; FT enrollment: 10,350)
  • Boise State University (about 123 miles; Boise, ID; FT enrollment: 16,774)
  • College of Western Idaho (about 136 miles; Nampa, ID; FT enrollment: 6,300)
  • Utah State University (about 136 miles; Logan, UT; FT enrollment: 21,131)
  • Northwest Nazarene University (about 137 miles; Nampa, ID; FT enrollment: 2,290)
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 142 miles; Rexburg, ID; FT enrollment: 30,522)

Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Hunt: Minidoka Relocation Center (A), Midpoint Substation (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Camp Two Lake (A), Rocky Ridge Lake (B), Russian Lake (C), 26 Mile Lake (D), Cheatgrass Reservoir (E), Don Reservoir (F), East Artifact Reservoir (G), Bend Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Hunt: Minidoka Internment National Monument (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Jerome County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Average household size:
This place:

3.3 people
Idaho:

2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This place:

81.8%
Whole state:

69.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This place:

6.9%
Whole state:

6.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.0% of all households
  • Gay men: 1.3% of all households
Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This place:

8.2%
Whole state:

11.8%
2 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010

For population 15 years and over in Hunt:

Marital status in Hunt, ID
  • Never married: 22.3%
  • Now married: 70.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 2.7%
  • Divorced: 4.5%

For population 25 years and over in Hunt:

  • High school or higher: 81.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 19.8%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 0.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2000
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2000
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

10.2
Idaho average:

11.1

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Hunt, ID (based on Jerome County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic6,5111
Other4,82712
Evangelical Protestant1,44515
Mainline Protestant5476
None9,044-
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: 1
Jerome County:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.50 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 11
This county:

5.50 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 11
Jerome County:

5.50 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

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

7.9%
State:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Here:

26.8%
Idaho:

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

12.4%
Idaho:

11.7%

8.96% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($25,125 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.96%
Idaho average:

7.05%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Twin Falls County, ID  3.53% ($41,860 average AGI)
to Gooding County, ID  1.12% ($31,267)
to Ada County, ID  0.59% ($25,422)

Strongest AM radio stations in Hunt:

  • KLIX (1310 AM; 5 kW; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTFI (1270 AM; 5 kW; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: AGM-IDAHO BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KFTA (970 AM; 3 kW; RUPERT, ID; Owner: TRI-MARKET RADIO BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KRXR (1480 AM; 5 kW; GOODING, ID; Owner: MARIA ELENA JUAREZ)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBAR (1230 AM; 1 kW; BURLEY, ID; Owner: KART & EAGLE ROCK B/C INC,TENANTS)
  • KEZJ (1450 AM; 1 kW; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: COLLEGE OF SOUTHERN IDAHO)
  • KART (1400 AM; 1 kW; JEROME, ID; Owner: KART BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KZNR (690 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • 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.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Hunt:

  • KEFX (88.9 FM; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KAWZ (89.9 FM; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS)
  • KMVX (102.9 FM; JEROME, ID; Owner: KART BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KCIR (90.7 FM; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: FAITH COMMUNICATIONS CORP)
  • 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)
  • KEZJ-FM (95.7 FM; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KISY (100.7 FM; GOODING, ID; Owner: AGM-IDAHO BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KBSY (88.5 FM; BURLEY, ID; Owner: IDAHO STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • KBSW (91.7 FM; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: IDAHO STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION)

TV broadcast stations around Hunt:

  • KMVT (Channel 11; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: CATAMOUNT-IDAHO LICENSE L.L.C.)
  • K59BV (Channel 59; LAVA HOT SPRINGS, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • 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.)
  • 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.)
  • KDID-LP (Channel 55; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: TWIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K25EV (Channel 25; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KTFT-LP (Channel 38; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSAW-LP (Channel 52; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KIPT (Channel 13; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION, STATE OF IDAHO)
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Hunt, ID
  • 48.0%Electricity
  • 21.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 13.7%No fuel used
  • 5.9%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.9%Wood
  • 4.9%Coal or coke
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Hunt, ID
  • 41.1%Electricity
  • 19.6%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 19.6%Other fuel
  • 16.1%Wood
  • 3.6%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Hunt compared to Idaho state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly 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 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 below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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