Leadore, Idaho

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Population in 2014: 102 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +13.3%
Males: 46  (45.2%)
Females: 56  (54.8%)
Median resident age:  30.3 years
Idaho median age:  35.7 years

Zip code: 83464

Estimated median household income in 2013: $31,261 (it was $11,786 in 2000)
Leadore:

$31,261
ID:

$46,783

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $17,408 (it was $9,452 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $76,018 (it was $34,200 in 2000)
Leadore:

$76,018
ID:

$159,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $202,669; Detached houses: $226,320; Townhouses or other attached units: $94,774; Mobile homes: $74,852

Median gross rent in 2013: $329.

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Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Leadore: 83.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (15.0%), United States (14.4%), English (12.6%), Swedish (9.0%), Irish (6.6%), Danish (4.2%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 5980 feet

Land area: 0.33 square miles.

Population density: 312 people per square mile   (very low).

Leadore, Idaho map

For population 25 years and over in Leadore:

  • High school or higher: 87.6%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 8.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.8%
  • Unemployed: 7.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Leadore city:

  • Never married: 29.2%
  • Now married: 60.1%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 10.0%
  • Divorced: 0.8%



According to our research of Idaho and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Leadore, Idaho as of December 03, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Leadore to the number of sex offenders is 102 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $568 (1.2%)

Leadore satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Idaho Falls, ID (105.4 miles , pop. 50,730).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (455.0 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (774.3 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Clark Canyon-Horse Prairie, MT (4.8 miles ), Patterson, ID (5.4 miles ), Lima, MT (6.2 miles ), Salmon, ID (6.6 miles ), Challis, ID (6.7 miles ), Lima-Centennial Valley, MT (7.1 miles ), Dillon, MT (7.2 miles ), Mackay, ID (7.4 miles ).

Latitude: 44.68 N, Longitude: 113.36 W

Area code: 208

Leadore household income distribution Leadore home values distribution
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.1%
Idaho:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +16 (+21.6%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (42%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (35%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (5%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (2%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Retail trade (60%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (40%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (35%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (21%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Management occupations (5%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (5%)
  • Sales and related occupations (60%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (27%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (13%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)

Average climate in Leadore, Idaho

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Leadore-area historical earthquake activity is below Idaho state average. It is 101% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 133.4 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 47.0 miles away from Leadore center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 357.7 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 31.7 miles away from the city center
On 10/29/1983 at 23:29:11, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.0 MS, 5.8 ML) earthquake occurred 40.8 miles away from Leadore center
On 10/28/1983 at 19:51:24, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.8 ML) earthquake occurred 43.0 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 Lemhi County (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Leadore topographic map

airports located in Leadore:

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Leadore:

  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 99 miles; Rexburg, ID; Full-time enrollment: 30,522)
  • Montana State University (about 132 miles; Bozeman, MT; FT enrollment: 12,942)
  • Idaho State University (about 134 miles; Pocatello, ID; FT enrollment: 10,350)
  • The University of Montana (about 154 miles; Missoula, MT; FT enrollment: 13,602)
  • College of Southern Idaho (about 156 miles; Twin Falls, ID; FT enrollment: 5,051)
  • Boise State University (about 160 miles; Boise, ID; FT enrollment: 16,774)
  • College of Western Idaho (about 173 miles; Nampa, ID; FT enrollment: 6,300)

Public elementary/middle school in Leadore:

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Notable location: Leadore Volunteer Fire Department (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Texas Creek (A), Eighteenmile Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lemhi County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 20.1%
(20.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Idaho:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  50.0%
Whole state:  69.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  0.0%
Whole state:  6.3%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.1
Idaho average:

11.0

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Leadore city (based on Lemhi County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other1,6095
Evangelical Protestant1,39812
Catholic3942
Mainline Protestant2374
None4,298-
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: 6
Lemhi County:

7.80 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

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

1.30 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

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

7.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.8%
Idaho:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Lemhi County:

26.1%
Idaho:

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

7.6%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$250
Totals for Government 0$0 1$250

7.44% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,917 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.44%
Idaho average:

7.20%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Ada County, ID  0.34% ($38,600 average AGI)
from Bannock County, ID  0.34% ($27,700)
from Custer County, ID  0.34% ($37,700)


6.35% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,459 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.35%
Idaho average:

7.21%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2010 and 2011.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Ada County, ID  0.49% ($19,357 average AGI)
to Bannock County, ID  0.35% ($22,700)

Strongest AM radio stations in Leadore:

  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KWEI (1260 AM; 50 kW; WEISER, ID; Owner: TREASURE VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KZNR (690 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KGVW (640 AM; 10 kW; BELGRADE, MT; Owner: GALLATIN VALLEY WITNESS, INC.)
  • KBOW (550 AM; 5 kW; BUTTE, MT; Owner: BUTTE BROADCASTING INCORPORATED)
  • KID (590 AM; 5 kW; IDAHO FALLS, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBSU (730 AM; 15 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: IDAHO STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • KOFI (1180 AM; 50 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KOFI, INC.)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KSRA (960 AM; 1 kW; SALMON, ID; Owner: SALMON RIVER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Leadore:

  • K204CC (88.7 FM; CHALLIS, ETC., ID; Owner: CHALLIS MISSION CHURCH)

TV broadcast stations around Leadore:

  • K61CI (Channel 61; LEADORE, ID; Owner: THE POST COMPANY)
  • K13RV (Channel 13; LEADORE, ID; Owner: THE POST COMPANY)
  • K34CB (Channel 34; SALMON, ID; Owner: SALMON TELEVISION TRANSLATOR DIST.)
  • K11BD (Channel 11; LEADORE, ETC., ID; Owner: SALMON TV TRANSLATOR DISTRICT)
  • K30BU (Channel 30; SALMON, ID; Owner: SALMON TELEVISION TRANSLATOR DIST.)
  • K14IJ (Channel 14; LEADORE, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 160Total average daily traffic
  • 40Total average daily truck traffic
  • 240Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

2
  • (Ramsay Mountian) T18n, R24e, Sec 23 (Lat: 44.872444 Lon: -113.581083), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 47.5 m, Call Sign: KNKN400
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHzGrant Date: 08/31/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Certifier: Gregory M RomanoRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • 1 Ramsey Mtn. Road (99712) (Lat: 44.872333 Lon: -113.580778), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 32.9 m, Call Sign: KNKR322
    Assigned Frequencies: 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 869.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 824.040 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 890.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHz, 845.010 MHzGrant Date: 02/14/2008, Expiration Date: 01/14/2018, Certifier: Michael P GogginRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 1120 20th Street, Nw - Suite 1000, Washington, DC 20036, Phone: (202) 457-2055, Fax: (202) 457-3073, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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  • TONY HAFLA, On Hwy 28-So. Of Leadore (Lat: 44.679306 Lon: -113.355444), Type: 13.7, Overall height: 7.6 m, Registrant: 2085220750, , 545 SO. UTAH CIRCLE
  • Mick Brink, Town Of Leadore (Lat: 44.872333 Lon: -113.580778), Type: 32.9, Overall height: 32.9 m, Registrant: 2028573500, , 1111 19TH STREET, NW, SUITE 1200
  • Mick Brink, Town Of Leadore (Lat: 44.872333 Lon: -113.580778), Type: 32.9, Overall height: 32.9 m, Registrant: 2028573500, , 1111 19TH STREET, NW, SUITE 1200
  • DON HOUGHTON, Town Of Leadore (Lat: 44.872333 Lon: -113.580778), Type: 32.9, Overall height: 32.9 m, Registrant: 4692297422, Ka8805@att.Com, 5601 LEGACY DRIVE, MS-A3

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

4
  • Grizzly Hill 6 Mi N (Lat: 44.777417 Lon: -113.339472), Type: Pole, Structure height: 10 m, Overall height: 15 m, Call Sign: KKC758
    Assigned Frequencies: 453.150 MHz, 453.800 MHzGrant Date: 03/22/2012, Expiration Date: 05/20/2022Registrant: State Of Idaho, Military Division, 700 South Stratford Drive, Building 6, Boise, ID 83720-0076, Phone: (208) 288-4000, Fax: (208) 288-2605, Email:
  • Grizzly Hill 6 Mi N (Lat: 44.777417 Lon: -113.339472), Type: Pole, Structure height: 10 m, Overall height: 15 m, Call Sign: WNKK382
    Assigned Frequencies: 460.025 MHz, 460.525 MHzGrant Date: 09/13/2012, Expiration Date: 12/07/2022Registrant: State Of Idaho, Military Division, 700 South Stratford Drive, Building 6, Boise, ID 83720-0076, Phone: (208) 288-4000, Fax: (208) 288-2605, Email:
  • Lat: 44.689500 Lon: -113.357333, Call Sign: WPOC407
    Assigned Frequencies: 461.450 MHzGrant Date: 02/25/2014, Expiration Date: 02/26/2024, Certifier: Boyd FosterRegistrant: Cara Enterprises Inc, Salt Lake City, UT 84117-0503, Phone: (801) 278-9728, Fax: (801) 278-7239, Email:
  • Lat: 44.458194 Lon: -113.207306, Call Sign: WQDB559
    Assigned Frequencies: 173.275 MHzGrant Date: 07/14/2005, Expiration Date: 07/14/2015, Cancellation Date: 09/19/2015, Certifier: Matthew J Mc KeeganRegistrant: Montana Electronics, 1314 N Russell, Missoula, MT 59802, Phone: (406) 721-2255, Fax: (406) 721-2282

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

7
  • Various Locations (Lat: 44.651306 Lon: -113.122500), Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WPNM240
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.281 MHz, 956.281 MHzGrant Date: 01/31/2008, Expiration Date: 04/06/2018, Certifier: Bruce A MckinleyRegistrant: Northwestern Energy, 40 East Broadway Street, Butte, MT 59701, Phone: (406) 497-1000, Fax: (406) 497-3525, Email:
  • Leadore, Town Of Leadore (Lat: 44.872333 Lon: -113.580778), Type: Tower, Structure height: 32.9 m, Call Sign: WQHT280
    Assigned Frequencies: 6620.62 MHzGrant Date: 10/30/2007, Expiration Date: 10/30/2017, Cancellation Date: 04/16/2009, Certifier: Michael P GogginRegistrant: At&t Mobility LLC, 5601 Legacy Drive Ms A-3, Plano, TX 75024, Phone: (469) 229-7422, Fax: (469) 229-7297, Email:
  • SL02311A, 455 Ramsey Mountain Road (Lat: 44.872250 Lon: -113.580694), Type: Tower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WQPW370, Licensee ID: L00127664
    Assigned Frequencies: 6093.45 MHzGrant Date: 08/29/2012, Expiration Date: 08/29/2022, Cancellation Date: 02/19/2014, Certifier: Dan MenserRegistrant: T-Mobile License LLC, 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • Leadore Jail, Near Galena And 1st Street (Lat: 44.677056 Lon: -113.357806), Type: Pipe, Structure height: 4 m, Overall height: 6 m, Call Sign: WQQC771
    Assigned Frequencies: 542.000 MHzGrant Date: 10/31/2012, Expiration Date: 10/01/2022, Certifier: Peter W MorrillRegistrant: Idaho Public Television, 1455 N. Orchard Street, Boise, ID 83706, Phone: (208) 373-7220, Fax: (208) 373-7245, Email:
  • RAMSEY MTN, T18n, R24e, Sec 23 (Lat: 44.872472 Lon: -113.581111), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 45.7 m, Overall height: 47.5 m, Call Sign: WQST695
    Assigned Frequencies: 5974.85 MHzGrant Date: 11/13/2013, Expiration Date: 11/13/2023, Certifier: Steven A RegitzRegistrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:
  • SL02311B, 455 Ramsey Mountain Road (Lat: 44.872250 Lon: -113.580694), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Call Sign: WQVD910
    Assigned Frequencies: 6123.10 MHzGrant Date: 01/13/2015, Expiration Date: 01/13/2025, Certifier: David WerblowRegistrant: T-Mobile Usa, Inc., 12920 Se 38th Street, Bellevue, WA 98006, Phone: (425) 383-8401, Fax: (425) 383-4040, Email:
  • LEADORE, 7.5 Miles North Of (Lat: 44.788250 Lon: -113.346972), Overall height: 29.6 m, Call Sign: KYC27
    Assigned Frequencies: 3930.00 MHz, 4010.00 MHzGrant Date: 01/20/1995, Expiration Date: 02/01/2000, Cancellation Date: 01/28/1998Registrant: At&t Corp, 1200 Peachtree St 15w24, Atlanta, GA 30309

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Wood (51%)
  • Electricity (34%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (15%)

Leadore compared to Idaho 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 significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage above state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below 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 below state average.
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