For population 25 years and over in Montpelier:
For population 15 years and over in Montpelier city:
9 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $674 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pocatello, ID (69.7 miles , pop. 51,466).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northeast Jefferson, CO (368.9 miles , pop. 450,166).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (609.6 miles , pop. 1,321,045).
Nearest cities: Paris, ID (2.8 miles ), Bloomington, ID (3.2 miles ), Georgetown, ID (3.4 miles ), St. Charles, ID (3.9 miles) , Mink Creek, ID (4.8 miles ), Taylor, WY (4.9 miles) , Cokeville, WY (4.9 miles ), Garden City, UT (5.2 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.32 N, Longitude: 111.30 W
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Montpelier detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 6 (5 officers).
Montpelier tourist attractions:
Population change in the 1990s: +114 (+4.3%).
Work and jobs in Montpelier: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Montpelier, Idaho
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Montpelier-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Idaho state average. It is 680% greater than the overall U.S. average.
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 63.7 miles away from the city center
On 2/3/1994 at 09:05:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.8 ML, Depth: 4.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 36.0 miles away from Montpelier center
On 4/21/2001 at 17:18:56, a magnitude 5.4 (5.4 MB, 4.9 MS, 5.3 MW, Depth: 0.5 mi) earthquake occurred 42.1 miles away from the city center
On 2/11/1994 at 14:59:50, a magnitude 5.3 (4.8 MB, 5.1 ML, 5.3 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 34.5 miles away from the city center
On 4/7/1994 at 16:16:44, a magnitude 5.2 (4.3 MB, 4.8 ML, 5.2 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 21.7 miles away from Montpelier center
On 2/4/1994 at 02:42:12, a magnitude 5.2 (4.7 MB, 5.2 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 30.4 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 Bear Lake County (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Drought: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Montpelier:
Public high schools in Montpelier:
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Montpelier and their reported violations in the past:MONTPELIER CITY OF (Population served: 3000, Groundwater):
Past health violations:BENNINGTON WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 279, Groundwater):
Past health violations:USFS CLOVERLEAF CAMPGROUND (Population served: 155, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:USFS WILLOW FLAT CAMPGROUND (Population served: 41, Groundwater):
Past health violations:USFS PORCUPINE CAMPGROUND (Population served: 29, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:USFS ALBERT MOSER CAMPGROUND (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:USFS ST CHARLES CAMPGROUND (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
Drinking water stations with addresses in Montpelier that have no violations reported:
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 17.3%
(16.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 100.0% for Black residents, 0.0% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 0.0% for other race residents, 64.3% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
People in group quarters in Montpelier in 2000:
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Banks with branches in Montpelier (2011 data):
Fire-safe hotels and motels in Montpelier, Idaho:
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Religion statistics for Montpelier (based on Bear Lake County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 84.42%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 3
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Number of full-service restaurants: 6
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
6.36% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($34,441 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:
8.11% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,230 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:
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Montpelier fatal accident list:
Mar 3, 2000 05:40 PM, Washington Street, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 3, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Apr 11, 1986 06:20 PM, 00240, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Nov 7, 1978 05:45 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jun 7, 1977 08:24 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Sep 20, 1976 06:00 AM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 43 meters (141ft)
Total costs: $9,366,000
Total average daily traffic: 2,770
Total average daily truck traffic: 163
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Montpelier)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 18 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Montpelier, ID)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 14 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 68 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Montpelier)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2013.