For population 25 years and over in Minidoka:
For population 15 years and over in Minidoka city:
50 residents are foreign born (38.8% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $506 (0.9%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pocatello, ID (53.6 miles , pop. 51,466).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Las Vegas, NV (463.0 miles , pop. 478,434).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (642.7 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Acequia, ID (2.8 miles) , Rupert, ID (3.6 miles ), Declo, ID (4.2 miles ), Paul, ID (4.3 miles ), Heyburn, ID (4.4 miles ), Burley, ID (4.6 miles ), Albion, ID (4.9 miles ), Malta, ID (5.6 miles) .
Latitude: 42.75 N, Longitude: 113.49 W
Area code: 208
Population change in the 1990s: +62 (+92.5%).
Average climate in Minidoka, Idaho
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Minidoka-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Idaho state average. It is 87% smaller 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 92.9 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
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 72.9 miles away from Minidoka center
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 95.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/4/1992 at 18:22:09, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 89.2 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/1990 at 00:05:13, a magnitude 3.9 (3.5 MB, 3.5 LG, 3.9 ML, Depth: 5.8 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 81.3 miles away from Minidoka center
On 9/1/2007 at 18:32:02, a magnitude 3.9 (3.7 MW, 3.9 ML, Depth: 3.5 mi) earthquake occurred 97.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: regional Lg-wave magnitude (LG), body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Minidoka County (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Heavy Rain: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Hospitals/medical centers near Minidoka:
Airports located in Minidoka:
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Minidoka:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 2.4%
(0.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 2.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 3.2% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
Percentage of family households:
Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
No gay or lesbian households reported
Minidoka compared to Idaho state average:
Most commonly used house heating fuel:
Religion statistics for Minidoka (based on Minidoka County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 70.04%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Number of full-service restaurants: 10
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
6.77% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($26,958 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
8.64% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,299 average adjusted gross income)
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:
Strongest AM radio stations in Minidoka:
Strongest FM radio stations in Minidoka:
TV broadcast stations around Minidoka:
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:7
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:1