Kamiah, Idaho

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Population in 2013: 1,320 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +13.8%
 
Males: 632  (47.9%)
Females: 688  (52.1%)
Median resident age:  49.4 years
Idaho median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 83536.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $29,193 (it was $21,793 in 2000)
Kamiah:

$29,193
ID:

$46,783

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,994 (it was $14,111 in 2000)

Kamiah city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $106,033 (it was $77,100 in 2000)
Kamiah:

$106,033
ID:

$159,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $604.

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  • Races in Kamiah, ID (2010)

    Kamiah races chart
    • 1,05181.2%White alone
    • 1148.8%American Indian alone
    • 715.5%Hispanic
    • 453.5%Two or more races
    • 50.4%Black alone
    • 50.4%Asian alone
    • 40.3%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Kamiah: 86.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (24.8%), English (13.0%), Irish (11.9%), United States (4.1%), Scottish (3.3%), Swedish (2.6%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 1263 feet

Land area: 1.10 square miles.

Population density: 1,196 people per square mile   (low).

Kamiah,ID real estate house value index trend

Kamiah, Idaho map

For population 25 years and over in Kamiah:

  • High school or higher: 79.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 10.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.8%
  • Unemployed: 13.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.9 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Kamiah city:

  • Never married: 17.8%
  • Now married: 51.1%
  • Separated: 0.7%
  • Widowed: 10.7%
  • Divorced: 19.7%

17 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.5%
Idaho:

5.0%



According to our research of Idaho and other state lists there were 8 registered sex offenders living in Kamiah, Idaho as of August 31, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Kamiah to the number of sex offenders is 165 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $726 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $833 (0.8%)

Kamiah satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Missoula, MT (105.5 miles , pop. 57,053).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (305.4 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (848.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Kooskia, ID (2.5 miles ), Stites, ID (3.1 miles ), Nezperce, ID (3.2 miles ), Weippe, ID (3.4 miles ), Ferdinand, ID (4.3 miles) , Cottonwood, ID (4.4 miles ), Orofino, ID (4.6 miles ), Craigmont, ID (4.6 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 1 building, cost: $143,300
  • 1999: 2 buildings, average cost: $60,000
  • 2001: 1 building, cost: $82,300
  • 2002: 2 buildings, average cost: $109,600
  • 2004: 1 building, cost: $163,700
  • 2005: 1 building, cost: $142,000
  • 2006: 1 building, cost: $237,800
  • 2007: 1 building, cost: $150,100
  • 2009: 1 building, cost: $120,000
  • 2012: 1 building, cost: $80,000

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 46.23 N, Longitude: 116.03 W

Area code: 208

Kamiah household income distribution Kamiah home values distribution

Crime rates in Kamiah by Year
Type 2002 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 010000100
per 100,000 0.084.90.00.00.00.076.40.00.0
Robberies 010000001
per 100,000 0.084.90.00.00.00.00.00.075.6
Assaults 123172122
per 100,000 83.2169.8260.992.2647.5178.176.4153.4151.2
Burglaries 115751435
per 100,000 83.284.9434.8645.2462.589.0305.6230.1377.9
Thefts 2081318161119611
per 100,000 1,663.9679.11,130.41,659.01,480.1979.51,451.5460.1831.4
Auto thefts 002220020
per 100,000 0.00.0173.9184.3185.00.00.0153.40.0
Arson 000100000
per 100,000 0.00.00.092.20.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 283.4) 92.7167.0147.5150.6245.584.3162.280.6117.2

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Crime rate in Kamiah detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 3 (3 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.27
Idaho average:

1.68
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

4.2%
Idaho:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +1 (+0.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Public administration (17%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (17%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (5%)
  • Accommodation and food services (21%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (11%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction and extraction occupations (23%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (10%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (8%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (7%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (25%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)

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

Average climate in Kamiah, Idaho

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Kamiah-area historical earthquake activity is below Idaho state average. It is 121% 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 184.1 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 285.0 miles away from Kamiah center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 402.9 miles away from the city center
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 314.8 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 316.6 miles away from Kamiah 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 308.0 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 Lewis and Clark County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 4
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 3, Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Kamiah topographic map

Birthplace of: Jeff Krogh - Race car driver, Ken Hobart - Player of and football.

Airports located in Kamiah:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Kamiah:

  • Lewis-Clark State College (about 50 miles; Lewiston, ID; Full-time enrollment: 3,199)
  • University of Idaho (about 59 miles; Moscow, ID; FT enrollment: 10,416)
  • Washington State University (about 65 miles; Pullman, WA; FT enrollment: 25,055)
  • North Idaho College (about 107 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; FT enrollment: 4,684)
  • The University of Montana (about 107 miles; Missoula, MT; FT enrollment: 13,602)
  • Walla Walla Community College (about 109 miles; Walla Walla, WA; FT enrollment: 4,263)
  • Eastern Washington University (about 115 miles; Cheney, WA; FT enrollment: 11,643)

Public high school in Kamiah:

Public elementary/middle schools in Kamiah:

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Notable locations in Kamiah: Pierce Ranger Station (A), Kamiah Volunteer Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemetery: Teh LaPa Low Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

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

Park in Kamiah: Riverfront Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Flying B Ranch - Kamiah (Tours & Charters; 2900 Lawyer Creek Road), Cayuse Outfitting (Tours & Charters; Hc 11 Box 74).

Hotels: Hearthstone Elegant Lodge by the River (Highway 12 Mp 64), Sundown Motel (1004 3rd Street), Lewis-Clark Resort (RR 1 Box 17X), Kamiah Inn Motel (RR 1 Box 106), Clearwater 12 Motel (Highway 12).

Lewis County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low 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.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2001 was 27.1. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.5 miles away from the city center.

City:

27.1
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2007 was 9.72. This is about average. Closest monitor was 1.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.72
U.S.:

9.14

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

KAMIAH CITY OF (Population served: 1,495, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In APR-2010. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAY-25-2010), St Compliance achieved (OCT-31-2010)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In AUG-2009. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-01-2010)
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In JAN-2009
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In MAY-2008
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In JAN-2009, Contaminant: IESWTR
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In OCT-2008
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In SEP-2008
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In AUG-2008
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (NOV-16-2009)
  • 32 regular monitoring violations
  • 3 other older monitoring violations
PINE RIDGE WATER AND SEWER DIST (Population served: 390, Purch surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2008 and SEP-2008, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • One routine major monitoring violation
KAMIAH VALLEY COMPANY, LLC (Population served: 250, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-03-2011), St Public Notif received (APR-13-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2013 and MAR-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring, Source Water (GWR) - In MAR-09-2011, Contaminant: E. COLI. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (MAR-03-2011), St Public Notif received (APR-13-2011), St Compliance achieved (MAY-03-2011)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-19-2010)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-19-2010)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
LAWYERS CREEK WATER DIST (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUL-2013, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from SEP-05-2013 to SEP-05-2013), St Public Notif requested (2 times from SEP-08-2013 to SEP-08-2013)
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 19.7%
(19.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 8.6% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 29.9% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 100.0% for other race residents, 24.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Idaho:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  54.5%
Whole state:  69.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  8.2%
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: 0.5% of all households
2 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities in 2010
6 people in other workers' dormitories in 2000
2 people in religious group quarters in 2000

Kamiah, Idaho environmental map by EPA

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Kamiah compared to Idaho state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher below state average.

Banks with branches in Kamiah (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Kamiah Branch at 320 Idaho Street, branch established on 1952/05/01. 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

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Kamiah, Idaho:

  • Kamiah Inn Motel (dan Dee Motel), Hwy 12 RT1, Kamiah, ID 83536 , Phone: (208) 935-0040
  • Clearwater 12 Motel, PO Box 1168, Kamiah, ID 83536 , Phone: (208) 935-2671
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Kamiah, Idaho

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.6
Idaho average:

11.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (59%)
  • Wood (22%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (7%)
  • Other fuel (2%)
  • Utility gas (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Kamiah city (based on Lewis County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other7374
Evangelical Protestant57211
Catholic3732
Mainline Protestant2455
None1,894-
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
Lewis County:

11.22 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

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

2.81 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

0.53 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Lewis County:

5.61 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Here:

14.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.9%
Idaho:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Lewis County:

30.1%
Idaho:

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

13.8%
State:

11.7%
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 1$4,646$55,7520$0
Other Government Administration 1$2,659$31,9086$951
Police Protection - Officers 2$8,585$51,5100$0
Firefighters 0$0 1$75
Streets and Highways 0$0 1$938
Health 0$0 1$75
Sewerage 1$3,550$42,6000$0
Parks and Recreation 0$0 1$162
Water Supply 2$6,313$37,8780$0
Other and Unallocable 0$0 2$395
Totals for Government 7$25,753$44,14812$2,596

Kamiah government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Sewerage: $335,000 ($253.79)
    Water Utilities: $227,000 ($171.97)
    Health - Other: $137,000 ($103.79)
    Solid Waste Management: $129,000 ($97.73)
    Police Protection: $91,000 ($68.94)
    Central Staff Services: $71,000 ($53.79)
    Parks and Recreation: $51,000 ($38.64)
    Regular Highways: $32,000 ($24.24)
    General - Other: $31,000 ($23.48)
    Judicial and Legal Services: $25,000 ($18.94)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $10,000 ($7.58)
    Local Fire Protection: $9,000 ($6.82)
    Air Transportation: $5,000 ($3.79)
    Financial Administration: $4,000 ($3.03)
    Libraries: $1,000 ($0.76)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $93,000 ($70.45)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Police Protection: $140,000 ($106.06)
    Regular Highways: $2,000 ($1.52)
    General - Other: $1,000 ($0.76)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $363,000 ($275.00)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $3,000 ($2.27)

Kamiah government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $438,000 ($331.82)
    All Other: $198,000 ($150.00)
    Solid Waste Management: $128,000 ($96.97)
    Parks and Recreation: $18,000 ($13.64)
    Air Transportation: $7,000 ($5.30)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $15,000 ($11.36)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $58,000 ($43.94)
    General Revenue, NEC: $57,000 ($43.18)
    Donations From Private Sources: $17,000 ($12.88)
    Fines and Forfeits: $8,000 ($6.06)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $301,000 ($228.03)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $102,000 ($77.27)
    Highways: $44,000 ($33.33)
    All Other: $34,000 ($25.76)
  • Tax - Property: $147,000 ($111.36)
    Other License: $13,000 ($9.85)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $2,000 ($1.52)

Kamiah government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,276,000 ($1724.24)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,147,000 ($1626.52)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $129,000 ($97.73)

Kamiah government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,262,000 ($956.06)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $11,000 ($8.33)

Strongest AM radio stations in Kamiah:

  • KLER (1300 AM; 5 kW; OROFINO, ID; Owner: CENTRAL IDAHO BROADCASTING)
  • KQQQ (1150 AM; 25 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KOZE (950 AM; 5 kW; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: 4-K RADIO, INC.)
  • KMAX (840 AM; 10 kW; COLFAX, WA; Owner: PALOUSE COUNTRY, INC.)
  • KWEI (1260 AM; 50 kW; WEISER, ID; Owner: TREASURE VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KORT (1230 AM; 1 kW; GRANGEVILLE, ID; Owner: 4-K RADIO, INC.)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KOFI (1180 AM; 50 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KOFI, INC.)
  • KRLC (1350 AM; 5 kW; CLARKSTON LEWISTON,, WA; Owner: IDA-VEND COMPANY, INC.)
  • KXLY (920 AM; 20 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Kamiah:

  • K274AS (102.7 FM; KAMIAH, ETC., ID; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KORT-FM (92.7 FM; GRANGEVILLE, ID; Owner: 4-K RADIO, INC.)
  • KNWO (90.1 FM; COTTONWOOD, ID; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • K213BN (90.5 FM; OROFINO, ID; Owner: ALACCA BIBLE CONFERENCE, INC.)
  • K272DO (102.3 FM; OROFINO, ID; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KLER-FM (95.3 FM; OROFINO, ID; Owner: CENTRAL IDAHO BROADCASTING)
  • K221BA (92.1 FM; KAMIAH, ID; Owner: 4-K RADIO, INC.)
  • K215AB (90.9 FM; KAMIAH, ID; Owner: ALACCA BIBLE CONFERENCE)

TV broadcast stations around Kamiah:

  • K09AL (Channel 9; KAMIAH, ID; Owner: KAMIAH VALLEY TV, INC.)
  • K11KO (Channel 11; KAMIAH, ID; Owner: KAMIAH VALLEY TV, INC.)
  • K13AP (Channel 13; KAMIAH, ID; Owner: KAMIAH VALLEY TV, INC.)
  • K05GQ (Channel 5; KOOSKIA & STITES, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))

Kamiah fatal accident list:

Jan 3, 1997 10:23 PM, 10s, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 5, 1989 04:47 AM, 001910, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Jan 1, 1975 01:15 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 20m66ftTotal length
  • $5,046,000Total costs
  • 4,600Total average daily traffic
  • 552Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,900Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Kamiah)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

7
  • City Hall Main St (Lat: 46.223500 Lon: -116.028750), Call Sign: KNBE933, Licensee ID: L00038938
    Assigned Frequencies: 460.575 MHz
    Grant Date: 05/15/1996, Expiration Date: 07/31/2001, Cancellation Date: 09/30/2001
    Registrant: City Of Kamiah, Main St, Kamiah, ID 83536
  • 104 Maple St (Lat: 46.229611 Lon: -116.028194), Type: Tower, Structure height: 12 m, Overall height: 18 m, Call Sign: KCZ47
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.325 MHz, 151.445 MHz
    Grant Date: 10/04/2011, Expiration Date: 12/17/2021
    Registrant: State Of Idaho, Military Division, 700 South Stratford Drive, Building 6, Boise, ID 83720-0076, Phone: (208) 288-4000, Fax: (208) 288-2605, Email:
  • 104 Maple St (Lat: 46.229611 Lon: -116.028194), Type: Tower, Structure height: 12 m, Overall height: 17 m, Call Sign: KOE849
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.145 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/09/2003, Expiration Date: 09/07/2013
    Registrant: Reg 4 Fcca, 1104 1st Street, Steilacoom, WA 98388, Phone: (253) 831-3017
  • Lat: 46.227250 Lon: -116.029500, Call Sign: KOE456
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.565 MHz, 151.865 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/14/2012, Expiration Date: 07/08/2022
    Registrant: Fit, 1565 Oak St, Eugene, OR 97401, Phone: (541) 485-8441
  • Lat: 46.227250 Lon: -116.029500, Call Sign: WPUL465
    Assigned Frequencies: 151.565 MHz, 151.865 MHz
    Grant Date: 03/27/2002, Expiration Date: 03/27/2012, Cancellation Date: 06/02/2012, Certifier: Tim E Christopherson
    Registrant: Fit, 871 Country Club Road Suite A, Eugene, OR 97401-2200, Phone: (541) 485-8441, Fax: (541) 485-7556, Email:
  • Well #2 (Lat: 46.197500 Lon: -116.003611), Type: Bant, Structure height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WQAS571
    Assigned Frequencies: 451.062 MHz
    Grant Date: 07/29/2004, Expiration Date: 07/29/2014, Certifier: Calvin Hellickson
    Registrant: Valley View Water & Sewer, 106 Turner Court, Kamiah, ID 83536, Phone: (208) 935-0880, Email:
  • Lat: 46.204167 Lon: -116.028889, Call Sign: WQCP879
    Assigned Frequencies: 462.212 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/26/2005, Expiration Date: 04/26/2015, Certifier: Daren Clopton
    Registrant: Davis Communications, Rt. 1 Box 57e, Kooskia, ID 83539, Phone: (208) 926-4439, Fax: (208) 926-0883

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

10 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

101 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Kamiah)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

12 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Kamiah)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 28
  • Hazardous Condition: 1

Incident types - Kamiah

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Most common first names in Kamiah, ID among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Mary1976.8 years
John1873.5 years
George1777.0 years
Charles1776.4 years
Robert1773.0 years
James1672.9 years
William1577.5 years
Frank1376.7 years
Donald1070.0 years
Earl976.5 years
Most common last names in Kamiah, ID among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Snyder1174.9 years
Davis1177.4 years
Williams1071.8 years
Knight980.1 years
Johnson773.8 years
Smith777.6 years
Morris679.7 years
Adams677.2 years
Anderson672.3 years
Meisner674.8 years

Businesses in Kamiah, ID

  • H&R Block: 1
  • True Value: 2
  • U-Haul: 1

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  • #47 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Motor vehicle, parts and supplies merchant wholesalers"
  • #54 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest sunshine amount differences during a year"
  • #56 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest percentage of people in other workers' dormitories"
  • #58 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Jewelry, luggage, and leather goods stores"
  • #83 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Supervisors, construction and extraction workers"
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