Moore, Idaho

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Population in 2019: 170 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -13.3%
 
Males: 92  (54.6%)
Females: 78  (45.4%)
Median resident age:

46.5 years
Idaho median age:

36.9 years

Zip code: 83255

Estimated median household income in 2019: $52,110 (it was $28,984 in 2000)
Moore:

$52,110
ID:

$60,999

Estimated per capita income in 2019: $38,002 (it was $14,732 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $180,912 (it was $63,000 in 2000)
Moore:

$180,912
ID:

$255,200

Mean prices in 2019: all housing units: $158,297; detached houses: $167,828; mobile homes: $84,157

Median gross rent in 2019: $722.

March 2019 cost of living index in Moore: 85.9 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 6.1%

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According to our research of Idaho and other state lists, there were 3 registered sex offenders living in Moore, Idaho as of February 07, 2023.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Moore is 47 to 1.


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Ancestries: English (29.8%), American (20.2%), European (12.5%), German (4.8%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 5473 feet

Land area: 0.29 square miles.

Population density: 595 people per square mile   (low).

Moore, Idaho map

2 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.0%
Idaho:

5.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,461 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,013 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Idaho Falls, ID (68.9 miles , pop. 50,730).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (469.9 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (709.4 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities:

Arco, ID (2.8 miles ),
Lost River, ID (3.0 miles),
Butte City, ID (3.3 miles),
Mackay, ID (4.2 miles ),
Howe, ID (4.6 miles ),
Atomic City, ID (5.9 miles),
Carey, ID (6.4 miles ),
Mud Lake, ID (6.7 miles )

Latitude: 43.74 N, Longitude: 113.37 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 208

Distribution of median household income in Moore, ID in 2019
Distribution of house value in Moore, ID in 2019

Moore satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.3%
Idaho:

4.8%
Population change in the 1990s: +6 (+3.2%).
Most common industries in Moore, ID (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (20.0%)
  • Gasoline stations (11.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (8.8%)
  • Health care (8.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.8%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (6.3%)
  • Educational services (6.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (39.0%)
  • Gasoline stations (14.6%)
  • Finance & insurance (12.2%)
  • Professional, scientific, technical services (7.3%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (7.3%)
  • Motor vehicle & parts dealers (4.9%)
  • Public administration (4.9%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Educational services (12.8%)
  • Health care (12.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (12.8%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (7.7%)
  • Gasoline stations (7.7%)
  • Farm supplies merchant wholesalers (5.1%)
  • Metal & metal products (5.1%)
Most common occupations in Moore, ID (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.8%)
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (8.8%)
  • Cashiers (7.5%)
  • Electricians (7.5%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (6.3%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (5.0%)
  • Engineers (3.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Cashiers (14.6%)
  • Electricians (14.6%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (12.2%)
  • Engineers (7.3%)
  • Financial managers (7.3%)
  • Other material moving workers, except laborers (7.3%)
  • Drafters, engineering, and mapping technicians (4.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Bookkeeping, accounting, and auditing clerks (17.9%)
  • Other teachers, instructors, education, training, and library occupations (12.8%)
  • Counselors, social workers, and other community and social service specialists (7.7%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (7.7%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (7.7%)
  • Computer specialists (5.1%)
  • Nursing, psychiatric, and home health aides (5.1%)

Average climate in Moore, Idaho

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI Ozone
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 56.4. This is better than average.

City:

56.4
U.S.:

74.2
Ozone Level

Ozone [ppb] level in 2018 was 39.5. This is about average. Closest monitor was 21.4 miles away from the city center.

City:

39.5
U.S.:

33.3

Earthquake activity:

Moore-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Idaho state average. It is 1833% 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 32.1 miles away from Moore 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 146.3 miles away from the city center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 308.2 miles away from the city center
On 3/31/2020 at 23:52:30, a magnitude 6.5 (6.5 MW, Depth: 7.5 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 100.5 miles away from the city 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 32.4 miles away from Moore center
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML) earthquake occurred 127.5 miles away from Moore 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 Butte County (5) is a lot smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 2, Earthquake: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Other: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Moore topographic map

Airports and other landing facilities located in Moore:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Moore:

  • Idaho State University (about 77 miles; Pocatello, ID; Full-time enrollment: 10,350)
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 80 miles; Rexburg, ID; FT enrollment: 30,522)
  • College of Southern Idaho (about 98 miles; Twin Falls, ID; FT enrollment: 5,051)
  • Boise State University (about 143 miles; Boise, ID; FT enrollment: 16,774)
  • College of Western Idaho (about 158 miles; Nampa, ID; FT enrollment: 6,300)
  • Utah State University (about 159 miles; Logan, UT; FT enrollment: 21,131)
  • Northwest Nazarene University (about 161 miles; Nampa, ID; FT enrollment: 2,290)

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Lost River Fire District (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Butte 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 Moore and their reported violations in the past:

MOORE WATER AND SEWER ASSN (Population served: 196, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In JAN-01-2005, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (JUL-02-2008)
  • 5 routine major monitoring violations
Average household size:
This city:

2.4 people
Idaho:

2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

63.3%
Whole state:

69.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

1.3%
Whole state:

6.3%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Moore:

Marital status in Moore, ID
  • Never married: 24.1%
  • Now married: 49.4%
  • Separated: 8.8%
  • Widowed: 8.7%
  • Divorced: 8.9%

For population 25 years and over in Moore:

  • High school or higher: 97.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 23.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 7.8%
  • Unemployed: 8.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 27.6 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2019
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2019
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.8
Idaho average:

10.5

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Moore, ID (based on Butte County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other1,6356
Black Protestant1901
Evangelical Protestant1664
Catholic1321
Mainline Protestant1142
None654-
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: 1
This county:

3.63 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Butte County:

18.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 3
Butte County:

10.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.
Adult diabetes rate:
Butte County:

8.7%
Idaho:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

25.1%
State:

25.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Butte County:

15.0%
Idaho:

11.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
This city:

44.5%
Idaho:

48.7%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Moore:

49.6%
Idaho:

45.7%

Average BMI:
Moore:

28.5
Idaho:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

28.5%
Idaho:

21.8%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Moore:

16.8%
State:

10.0%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Moore:

7.1
Idaho:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

50.3%
Idaho:

33.4%

General health condition:
Moore:

48.5%
State:

56.0%

Average condition of hearing:
Here:

81.4%
Idaho:

78.5%

More about Health and Nutrition of Moore, ID Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2017)
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 6$245
Police Protection - Officers 0$0 1$75
Totals for Government 0$0 7$320

Moore government finances - Expenditure in 2017 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $5,000 ($29.41)
    General - Other: $5,000 ($29.41)
    Central Staff Services: $4,000 ($23.53)
    Parks and Recreation: $3,000 ($17.65)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $1,000 ($5.88)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $4,000 ($23.53)

Moore government finances - Revenue in 2017 (per resident):

  • Federal Intergovernmental - Other: $5,000 ($29.41)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Other: $5,000 ($29.41)
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $6,000 ($35.29)
  • Tax - Property: $9,000 ($52.94)

Strongest AM radio stations in Moore:

  • KZNR (690 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KBLI (1620 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KID (590 AM; 5 kW; IDAHO FALLS, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KWEI (1260 AM; 50 kW; WEISER, ID; Owner: TREASURE VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KSEI (930 AM; 5 kW; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: PACIFIC EMPIRE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KUPI (980 AM; 5 kW; AMMON, ID; Owner: RAY GROTH OIL COMPANY, INC.)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KBSU (730 AM; 15 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: IDAHO STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KZNI (1260 AM; 5 kW; IDAHO FALLS, ID)

Strongest FM radio stations in Moore:

  • KISY (100.7 FM; GOODING, ID; Owner: AGM-IDAHO BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KCVI (101.5 FM; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KLCE (97.3 FM; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KID-FM (96.1 FM; IDAHO FALLS, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KYZK (107.5 FM; SUN VALLEY, ID; Owner: ALPINE BROADCASTING, LTD.)
  • KECH-FM (95.3 FM; SUN VALLEY, ID; Owner: ALPINE BROADCASTING LTD PARTNERSHIP)
  • KIKX (104.7 FM; KETCHUM, ID; Owner: AGM-IDAHO BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KSKI-FM (103.7 FM; SUN VALLEY, ID; Owner: ALPINE BROADCASTING LTD PARTNERSHIP)
  • 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)
  • K204CC (88.7 FM; CHALLIS, ETC., ID; Owner: CHALLIS MISSION CHURCH)

TV broadcast stations around Moore:

  • K59BV (Channel 59; LAVA HOT SPRINGS, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • K13VK (Channel 13; ARCO, ID; Owner: OREGON TRAIL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 13Number of bridges
  • 56ft / 16.5mTotal length
  • $798,000Total costs
  • 3,420Total average daily traffic
  • 339Total average daily truck traffic
  • 5,130Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Moore, ID - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 21920-1929
  • 11930-1939
  • 21960-1969
  • 31970-1979
  • 21980-1989
  • 21990-1999
  • 12010-2018
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Moore, ID

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Moore)

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

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

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

3
  • 5.51 Km North West Of Moore, Id (Lat: 43.798889 Lon: -113.403333), Type: Pole, Structure height: 6 m, Overall height: 8 m, Call Sign: WNUH660, Licensee ID: L00302134,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.165 MHz, Grant Date: 08/06/2015, Expiration Date: 09/17/2025, Registrant: County Of Butte
  • 6.3 Miles N By Nw Of Arco (Lat: 43.699889 Lon: -113.367500), Call Sign: KNCZ794,
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.420 MHz, Grant Date: 01/10/1997, Expiration Date: 03/03/2002, Cancellation Date: 04/29/2002, Registrant: Jensen Ranches, 3328 W 2900 N, Moore, ID 83255, Phone: (208) 527-3179
  • Lat: 43.735722 Lon: -113.366500, Call Sign: WRMV648,
    Assigned Frequencies: 159.705 MHz, Grant Date: 06/11/2021, Expiration Date: 06/11/2031, Certifier: Mike Schrock, Registrant: Teton Communications Inc, 545 So. Utah Circle, Idaho Falls, ID 83402, Phone: (208) 522-0750, Fax: (208) 525-3400, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • SAGEBRUSH, Section 1, Township 2 N, Range 29 E (Lat: 43.527444 Lon: -112.947722), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 64.6 m, Call Sign: WQDA725,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6414.67 MHz, 6226.89 MHz, 6286.19 MHz, 6345.49 MHz, Grant Date: 06/09/2015, Expiration Date: 07/08/2025, Certifier: Gregory M Romano, Registrant: Verizon, 1300 I St Nw - Suite 500 East, Washington, DC 20005, Phone: (202) 515-2453, Email:
  • MK1, 4026 N 3500 W (Lat: 43.863694 Lon: -113.397389), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 16.8 m, Overall height: 18.3 m, Call Sign: WQVX686,
    Assigned Frequencies: 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 10935.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz, 11055.0 MHz... (+18 more), Grant Date: 06/09/2015, Expiration Date: 06/09/2025, Certifier: Jonathan Swick, Registrant: Rise Broadband, 61 Inverness Dr. East; Suite 250, Englewood, CO 80112, Phone: (801) 437-0781, Fax: (801) 437-3904, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Moore)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

5
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 182 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 119 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 6283A, N6283A, N-6283A, Serial Number: 33083, Year manufactured: 1956, Airworthiness Date: 03/26/1956, Certificate Issue Date: 07/31/2018
    Registrant (Individual): John D Muffett, 3262 Us 3175n, Moore, ID 83255
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-22-150 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 94 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7318D, N7318D, N-7318D, Serial Number: 22-5106, Airworthiness Date: 06/23/1975, Certificate Issue Date: 07/11/2019
    Registrant (Co-Owned): John A Kangas, 3237 W 3400 N, Moore, ID 83255, Other Owners: Rae L Kangas
  • Aircraft: GEARY MICHAEL P MONERAI (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: AMA/EXPR UNKNOWN ENG (None)
    N-Number: 93JK, N93JK, N-93JK, Serial Number: 0093, Year manufactured: 1981, Airworthiness Date: 01/17/1995, Certificate Issue Date: 02/27/2006
    Registrant (Individual): John A Kangas, 3237 W 3400 N, Moore, ID 83255
  • Aircraft: CHILDERS VERNON D QUICKSILVER MX (Category: Land, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: ROTAX 447 (40 HP) (2 Cycle)
    N-Number: 2544Q, N2544Q, N-2544Q, Serial Number: 345020, Year manufactured: 2007, Airworthiness Date: 09/10/2007, Certificate Issue Date: 05/02/2007
    Registrant (Individual): Vernon D Childers, 3239 N King Mountain Rd, Moore, ID 83255
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 01/02/2018
  • Aircraft: FAIRCHILD M-62A (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 97 mph), Engine: FAIRCHILD 6-440 SERIES (200 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 59461, N59461, N-59461, Serial Number: T435337, Year manufactured: 1943
    Registrant (Individual): Ray G Tibbitts, , Moore, ID 83255
    Deregistered: Cancel Date: 07/14/1971

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Moore, ID
  • 63.8%Electricity
  • 24.6%Wood
  • 8.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.9%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Moore, ID
  • 81.3%Electricity
  • 18.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas


Moore compared to Idaho state average:

  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • House age above state average.
There are 3 pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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