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Population in 2012: 2,680 (91% urban, 9% rural). Population change since 2000: -10.8%
 

Males: 1,507  (56.3%)
Females: 1,173  (43.7%)

Median resident age:  44.0 years
Idaho median age:  43.6 years

Zip codes: 83340.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $50,761 (it was $45,457 in 2000)
Ketchum:

$50,761
ID:

$45,489
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $39,045

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Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $593,961 (it was $411,900 in 2000)
Ketchum:

$593,961
ID:

$154,500
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $772,116; Detached houses: $1,023,734; Townhouses or other attached units: $576,721; In 2-unit structures: $656,913; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $319,089; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $360,707; Mobile homes: $1,096,759

Median gross rent in 2012: $943.

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  • White alone - 2,387 (88.8%)
  • Hispanic - 245 (9.1%)
  • Asian alone - 29 (1.1%)
  • Two or more races - 21 (0.8%)
  • Other race alone - 3 (0.1%)
  • Black alone - 2 (0.07%)
  • American Indian alone - 2 (0.07%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Ketchum: 123.1 (high, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: German (15.8%), English (14.4%), Norwegian (8.8%), Irish (6.4%), United States (4.6%), Italian (3.5%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 5845 feet

Land area: 3.03 square miles.

Population density: 885 people per square mile 
 
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For population 25 years and over in Ketchum:

  • High school or higher: 91.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 55.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 12.0%
  • Unemployed: 10.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Ketchum city:

  • Never married: 43.4%
  • Now married: 34.3%
  • Separated: 1.1%
  • Widowed: 1.7%
  • Divorced: 19.5%

452 residents are foreign born (4.0% Europe, 2.3% North America).

This city:  16.6%
Idaho:  5.6%



According to our research of Idaho and other state lists there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Ketchum, Idaho as of November 22, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Ketchum to the number of sex offenders is 893 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $2,907 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $3,663 (0.6%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Boise, ID (93.5 miles , pop. 185,787).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Portland, OR (426.4 miles , pop. 529,121).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (697.6 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Sun Valley, ID (1.2 miles ), Hailey, ID (3.5 miles ), Bellevue, ID (4.0 miles ), East Camas, ID (5.0 miles) , Fairfield, ID (5.6 miles ), West Camas, ID (5.7 miles) , Carey, ID (5.8 miles ), Clayton, ID (6.3 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 16 buildings, average cost: $624,500
  • 1998: 20 buildings, average cost: $521,000
  • 1999: 25 buildings, average cost: $509,100
  • 2000: 53 buildings, average cost: $633,500
  • 2001: 41 buildings, average cost: $569,900
  • 2002: 16 buildings, average cost: $744,000
  • 2003: 49 buildings, average cost: $662,400
  • 2004: 92 buildings, average cost: $485,500
  • 2005: 57 buildings, average cost: $594,500
  • 2006: 21 buildings, average cost: $1,046,300
  • 2007: 12 buildings, average cost: $1,061,000
  • 2008: 9 buildings, average cost: $965,400
  • 2009: 4 buildings, average cost: $1,484,700
  • 2010: 3 buildings, average cost: $1,484,700
  • 2011: 3 buildings, average cost: $1,484,700
  • 2012: 4 buildings, average cost: $1,484,700

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Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 43.68 N, Longitude: 114.37 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +2,593 (+95.1%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 1,229 (71.4%)

Area code: 208

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Crime rates in Ketchum by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 010120220100
per 100,000 0.032.10.031.462.10.061.461.30.029.40.00.0
Robberies 010021100000
per 100,000 0.032.10.00.062.131.030.70.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 11112438141285121313
per 100,000 358.8353.4760.094.3248.2433.8368.3245.2151.4352.8478.1479.4
Burglaries 212925292714272312151411
per 100,000 684.9931.6791.6911.1837.7433.8828.7704.9363.4441.0514.9405.6
Thefts 1239911912311389928052873647
per 100,000 4011.73180.23768.23864.33506.12758.02823.82451.71574.82558.11324.01733.0
Auto thefts 1369685462324
per 100,000 424.0192.7285.0188.5248.2154.9122.8183.960.688.273.6147.5
Arson 101000010000
per 100,000 32.60.031.70.00.00.00.030.60.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 298.9) 122.6122.5148.7108.3131.497.2122.1101.648.291.574.480.2

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

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 14 (10 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

3.69
Idaho average:

1.74

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Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

5.1%
Idaho:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +377 (+14.4%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (27%)
  • Retail trade (21%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Finance and insurance (5%)
  • Wholesale trade (5%)
  • Other services, except public administration (16%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (13%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Health care and social assistance (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Other food preparation and serving workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Sales representatives, services, wholesale and manufacturing (4%)
  • Entertainers and performers, sports, and related workers (4%)
  • Construction laborers (4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (12%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (8%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (6%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (4%)
  • Art and design workers (4%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (4%)

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Earthquake activity:

Ketchum-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Idaho state average. It is 120% 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 39.4 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 43.7 miles away from Ketchum center
On 10/29/1983 at 23:29:11, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.0 MS, 5.8 ML) earthquake occurred 47.5 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 59.7 miles away from the city center
On 6/7/1994 at 13:30:03, a magnitude 5.0 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.0 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 59.1 miles away from Ketchum center
On 1/28/1995 at 06:26:21, a magnitude 4.7 (4.3 MB, 4.6 ML, 4.7 MD, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 60.1 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 Blaine County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Ketchum topographic map

Birthplace of: Cody Lampl - Ice hockey defenceman.


Hospitals/medical centers in Ketchum:

  • ST LUKE'S MEDICAL CENTER - WOOD RIVER (Hospital, 100 HOSPITAL DRIVE, P O BOX 100)
  • ST LUKE'S WOOD RIVER MEDICAL CENTER (Critical Access Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Private, 100 HOSPITAL DRIVE)

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Local government website: www.ci.ketchum.id.us

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Ketchum:

  • College of Southern Idaho (about 77 miles; Twin Falls, ID; Full-time enrollment: 3,157)
  • Boise State University (about 92 miles; Boise, ID; FT enrollment: 12,874)
  • College of Western Idaho (about 107 miles; Nampa, ID; FT enrollment: 2,150)
  • Idaho State University (about 112 miles; Pocatello, ID; FT enrollment: 8,867)
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 130 miles; Rexburg, ID; FT enrollment: 12,325)
  • Utah State University (about 187 miles; Logan, UT; FT enrollment: 12,584)
  • Utah State University-Regional Campuses and Distance Education (about 187 miles; Logan, UT; FT enrollment: 3,048)

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Notable locations in Ketchum: Giacobbi Square (A), Ketchum Fire Department Station 1 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Colonnade Mall (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Tourist attractions: Sawtooth Botanical Garden (Museums; 11 Gimlet Road), Sun Valley Center Gallery (Museums; 191 5 East), Ketchum-Sun Valley Historical Society (Museums; 180 1st Avenue North), Sun Valley HELI Ski (Ski & Helicopter Tours; 260 1st Avenue North), Gold Mine (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 331 North Walnut Avenue).

Hotels: Lift Tower Lodge (South Main Street), Resortquest Sun Valley (200 West River Street), Clarion Inn Of Sun Valley (600 North Main Street), Pennay's at River Run (300 Wood River Drive), Best Western Tyrolean Lodge Sun Valley (260 Cottonwood), Knob Hill Inn (961 North Main), Best Western Kentwood Lodge (180 South Main Street), Thunder Spring (225 Raven Road), Sun Valley Ketchum River Run (333 South Main STREET-STE D).

 
Blaine 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 Ketchum and their reported violations in the past:

HULEN MEADOWS WATER COMPANY (Population served: 390, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between JAN-2004 and DEC-2004, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-03-2005)
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between JAN-2004 and DEC-2004, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (AUG-03-2005)
COLD SPRINGS SUBD (Population served: 300, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-1996, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
HEATHERLANDS SUBD (Population served: 225, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between OCT-19-1999 and JUN-15-2000, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-28-2000), Fed Compliance achieved (JUN-15-2000)
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between OCT-1998 and JUN-1999, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUN-30-1999 to DEC-18-2002)
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between OCT-1997 and JUN-1999, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUN-30-1999 to DEC-18-2002)
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between OCT-1996 and JUN-1999, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUN-30-1999 to DEC-18-2002)
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between OCT-1995 and JUN-1999, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUN-30-1999 to DEC-18-2002)
  • 6 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
SMILEY CREEK RESORT (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 12 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
SESSIONS STAR STOP (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
NORTH FORK STORE (Population served: 80, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In OCT-1997, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In NOV-1999, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR)
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between OCT-01-1996 and DEC-23-1997, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from DEC-23-1997 to DEC-18-2002)
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between OCT-01-1995 and DEC-23-1997, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from DEC-23-1997 to DEC-18-2002)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
ASPEN HOLLOW HOMEOWNERS ASSOC (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2001, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In FEB-2001, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JAN-02-1994 and DEC-31-1994, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (DEC-31-1994)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
GREENHORN SUBD (Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2003, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2002, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUN-2001, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up and Routine Tap Sampling - Between OCT-01-1998 and SEP-20-1999, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from SEP-20-1999 to DEC-18-2002)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Ketchum that have no violations reported:

  • KETCHUM CITY OF (Population served: 3800, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 7.0%
(8.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  1.9 people
Idaho:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  40.7%
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: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.6% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Ketchum, ID

Ketchum compared to Idaho state average:

Ketchum, Idaho environmental map by EPA

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  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.


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Banks with branches in Ketchum (2011 data):

  • Bank of the West: Ketchum Branch at 600 Sun Valley Road, branch established on 2006/07/10. Info updated 2009/11/16: Bank assets: $62,408.3 mil, Deposits: $43,995.2 mil, headquarters in San Francisco, CA, positive income, 647 total offices, Holding Company: Bnp Paribas
  • Idaho Independent Bank: Ketchum Branch at 491 N Main St Suite 101, branch established on 2005/01/26. Info updated 2010/02/16: Bank assets: $441.1 mil, Deposits: $357.5 mil, headquarters in Coeur D Alene, ID, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 12 total offices
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Ketchum Branch at 111 Main Street, branch established on 1997/03/31. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Bank of America, National Association: Ketchum Branch at 311 Main St, branch established on 1989/06/30. 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: Ketchum Branch at 600 Sun Valley Road, branch established on 1953/02/02. 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
  • Zions First National Bank: Wood River Valley Branch at 291 Washington Ave., branch established on 2005/02/16. 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
  • Mountain West Bank: Ketchum-Sun Valley Branch at 331 N Leadville Avenue, branch established on 1966/02/04. Info updated 2011/02/15: Bank assets: $1,129.4 mil, Deposits: $806.0 mil, headquarters in Coeur D Alene, ID, negative income in the last year, Commercial Lending Specialization, 24 total offices, Holding Company: Glacier Bancorp, Inc.
  • D. L. Evans Bank: Ketchum Branch at 680 Sun Valley Road, branch established on 2003/12/22. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $970.5 mil, Deposits: $786.9 mil, headquarters in Burley, ID, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 22 total offices, Holding Company: D. L. Evans Bancorp

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Ketchum, Idaho:

  • Alpenrose Hotel, 124 Saddle Rd, Ketchum, ID 83340 , Phone: (208) 726-5945
  • Bald Mountain Lodge, 151 Main St S, Ketchum, ID 83340 , Phone: (208) 726-9963
  • Best Western Tyrolean Lodge, 260 Cottonwood, Ketchum, ID 83340 , Phone: (208) 726-5336, Fax: (208) 726-2081
  • Boulder Mountain Hotel, 600 Main St N, Ketchum, ID 83340 , Phone: (208) 726-7998
  • Christopher Condo & Hotel, 351 2ND Ave S, Ketchum, ID 83340 , Phone: (208) 726-5601
  • Idaho Country Inn, 134 Latigo Ln, Ketchum, ID 83340 , Phone: (208) 726-5718
  • Knob Hill Inn, 960 Main St N, Ketchum, ID 83340 , Phone: (208) 726-8010
  • Lift Tower Lodge, 703 Main St S, Ketchum, ID 83340 , Phone: (208) 726-5163
  • 6 other hotels and motels
All 14 fire-safe hotels and motels in Ketchum, Idaho

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Ketchum travel time to work - commute


Ketchum mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (54%)
  • Utility gas (40%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (3%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Other fuel (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Ketchum city (based on Blaine County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 25.72%
Here25.7%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameCatholic ChurchLDS (Mormon) ChurchEpiscopal ChurchPresbyterian Church (USA)Assemblies of God
Adherents38.7%36.0%14.3%5.1%2.5%
Congregations12.5%31.3%12.5%6.3%6.3%
NameSeventh-Day Adventist ChurchLutheran ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAInternational Church of the Foursquare GospelOther
Adherents1.4%0.9%0.7%0.3%0.1%
Congregations6.3%6.3%6.3%6.3%6.3%
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: 5
Blaine County:

2.33 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Blaine County:

0.93 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

0.53 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Blaine County:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 49
Here:

22.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

4.9%
Idaho:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Blaine County:

15.8%
Idaho:

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

13.1%
State:

11.7%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$11,424$68,5440$0
Other Government Administration 8$44,896$67,3446$12,177
Judicial and Legal 2$13,661$81,9660$0
Police Protection - Officers 13$67,350$62,1690$0
Police - Other 7$20,760$35,5890$0
Firefighters 12$67,264$67,26449$13,895
Fire - Other 12$43,196$43,1960$0
Streets and Highways 7$31,905$54,6940$0
Sewerage 9$36,148$48,1970$0
Parks and Recreation 3$15,283$61,1320$0
Water Supply 5$26,438$63,4510$0
Other and Unallocable 1$6,638$79,6560$0
Totals for Government 81$384,963$57,03255$26,072

Ketchum government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $753,000 ($280.97)
    Water Utilities: $748,000 ($279.10)
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,035,000 ($386.19)
    Financial Administration: $983,000 ($366.79)
    General - Other: $889,000 ($331.72)
    Regular Highways: $755,000 ($281.72)
    Water Utilities: $628,000 ($234.33)
    Sewerage: $594,000 ($221.64)
    Health Services - Other: $497,000 ($185.45)
    Fire Protection: $442,000 ($164.93)
    Parks & Recreation: $303,000 ($113.06)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $3,000 ($1.12)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - General: $424,000 ($158.21)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Financial Administration: $934,000 ($348.51)
    Regular Highways: $316,000 ($117.91)
    Water Utilities: $83,000 ($30.97)
    Police Protection: $54,000 ($20.15)
    General - Other: $46,000 ($17.16)
    Sewerage: $29,000 ($10.82)
    Fire Protection: $22,000 ($8.21)
    Parks & Recreation: $16,000 ($5.97)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $3,021,000 ($1127.24)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $222,000 ($82.84)

Ketchum government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,553,000 ($579.48)
    All Other: $176,000 ($65.67)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $463,000 ($172.76)
    Housing & Community Development: $29,000 ($10.82)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $1,277,000 ($476.49)
    Interest Earnings: $190,000 ($70.90)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $934,000 ($348.51)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $841,000 ($313.81)
    Highways: $125,000 ($46.64)
  • Tax - Property: $1,994,000 ($744.03)
    Other Selective Sales: $1,957,000 ($730.22)
    NEC: $280,000 ($104.48)
    Public Utilities: $135,000 ($50.37)

Ketchum government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $3,695,000 ($1378.73)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $45,000 ($16.79)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $25,000 ($9.33)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $3,555,000 ($1326.49)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $140,000 ($52.24)
    Other, NEC: $20,000 ($7.46)

Ketchum government finances - Cash and Securities in 2002 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,893,000 ($1079.48)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $694,000 ($258.96)

8.79% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($59,088 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.79%
Idaho average:

9.61%

0.20% of residents moved from foreign countries ($855 average AGI)
Blaine County:

0.20%
Idaho average:

0.14%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Ada County, ID  0.72% ($94,621 average AGI)
from Twin Falls County, ID  0.41% ($50,424)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.25% ($31,550)


8.92% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($48,570 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.92%
Idaho average:

8.30%

0.26% of residents moved to foreign countries ($747 average AGI)
Blaine County:

0.26%
Idaho average:

0.09%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Ada County, ID  1.08% ($42,885 average AGI)
to Twin Falls County, ID  0.50% ($39,850)
to Lincoln County, ID  0.40% ($31,938)

Strongest AM radio stations in Ketchum:

  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWEI (1260 AM; 50 kW; WEISER, ID; Owner: TREASURE VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KBSU (730 AM; 15 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: IDAHO STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KZNR (690 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRXR (1480 AM; 5 kW; GOODING, ID; Owner: MARIA ELENA JUAREZ)
  • KGEM (1140 AM; 10 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KBGN (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CALDWELL, ID; Owner: NELSON M. AND KAREN E. WILSON)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KIDO (580 AM; 5 kW; NAMPA, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFXD (630 AM; 5 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Ketchum:

  • KECH-FM (95.3 FM; SUN VALLEY, ID; Owner: ALPINE BROADCASTING LTD PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSKI-FM (103.7 FM; SUN VALLEY, ID; Owner: ALPINE BROADCASTING LTD PARTNERSHIP)
  • KYZK (107.5 FM; SUN VALLEY, ID; Owner: ALPINE BROADCASTING, LTD.)
  • 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)
  • K228DO (93.5 FM; KETCHUM, ID; Owner: IDAHO STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • K276DW (103.1 FM; KETCHUM, ETC., ID; Owner: E-DA-HOE, INC.)
  • KISY (100.7 FM; GOODING, ID; Owner: AGM-IDAHO BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • K204CC (88.7 FM; CHALLIS, ETC., ID; Owner: CHALLIS MISSION CHURCH)
  • K203DS (88.5 FM; KETCHUM/HAILEY, ID; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Ketchum:

  • KIDA (Channel 5; SUN VALLEY, ID; Owner: MARCIA T. TURNER D/B/A TURNER ENTERPRISES)
  • KSVT-LP (Channel 20; KETCHUM, ID; Owner: E-DA-HOE, INC.)
  • K13HG (Channel 13; KETCHUM, ETC., ID; Owner: CATAMOUNT-IDAHO LICENSE L.L.C.)
  • KSVX-LP (Channel 18; HAILEY, ID; Owner: E-DA-HOE, INC.)

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2011 (per 100,000 population)

Ketchum, Idaho:
  • Fatal accident count: 8
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 9
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 5
  • Fatalities: 8
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 18
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 0
Idaho average:
  • Fatal accident count: 66
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents: 95
  • Fatal accidents caused by drunken drivers: 23
  • Fatalities: 71
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents: 169
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents: 10

Ketchum fatal accident list:

Dec 7, 2001 07:08 AM, Sr-75, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Oct 21, 1986 11:20 PM, 003690, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Oct 23, 1981 00:50 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Mar 2, 1980 00:10 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Nov 19, 1977 87:99 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jan 4, 1975 01:28 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 5
Total length: 10 meters (33ft)
Total costs: $2,102,000
Total average daily traffic: 5,840
Total average daily truck traffic: 1,138
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 8,760


2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 22
  • Hazardous Condition: 20

Incident types - Ketchum


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Ketchum, ID

Most common first names in Ketchum, ID among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James1477.1 years
John1373.6 years
William1077.2 years
Helen783.7 years
Mary788.6 years
Jack664.5 years
Carl679.5 years
Edward679.0 years
Florence589.2 years
David569.0 years
Most common last names in Ketchum, ID among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Brown676.1 years
Smith566.6 years
Davis469.5 years
Parks480.5 years
Adams381.0 years
Higdon375.7 years
Jones365.6 years
Atkinson368.0 years
Flowers385.0 years
Mueller383.3 years
Businesses in Ketchum, ID
NameCountNameCount
Best Western2Starbucks1
Clarion1True Value1
FedEx8UPS5
Nike1YMCA1
Browse common businesses in Ketchum, ID


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  • #23 (83340) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Northern European first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
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  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2006"
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