Oldtown, Idaho

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Population in 2013: 180 (79% urban, 21% rural). Population change since 2000: -5.3%
 
Males: 91  (50.9%)
Females: 89  (49.1%)
Median resident age:  44.9 years
Idaho median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 83822, 83856.

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Estimated median household income in 2013: $32,094 (it was $23,542 in 2000)
Oldtown:

$32,094
ID:

$46,783

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $16,193 (it was $11,893 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $100,147 (it was $37,500 in 2000)
Oldtown:

$100,147
ID:

$159,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $114,014; Detached houses: $134,044; Mobile homes: $75,933

Median gross rent in 2013: $628.

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  • Races in Oldtown, ID (2010)

    Oldtown races chart
    • 17796.2%White alone
    • 52.7%Hispanic
    • 10.5%Black alone
    • 10.5%Two or more races
Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Oldtown: 85.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (32.4%), Irish (15.1%), German (9.9%), Norwegian (6.7%), Dutch (4.2%), Italian (3.2%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 2180 feet

Land area: 0.23 square miles.

Population density: 776 people per square mile   (low).

Oldtown, Idaho map

For population 25 years and over in Oldtown:

  • High school or higher: 76.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 3.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 2.3%
  • Unemployed: 22.9%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 32.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Oldtown city:

  • Never married: 28.4%
  • Now married: 35.4%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 12.4%
  • Divorced: 23.8%



According to our research of Idaho and other state lists there were 7 registered sex offenders living in Oldtown, Idaho as of September 01, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Oldtown to the number of sex offenders is 26 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,177 (1.0%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $189 (0.3%)

Oldtown satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spokane Valley, WA (36.7 miles , pop. 89,755).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (241.3 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (977.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Newport, WA (0.9 miles ), Priest River, ID (2.4 miles ), Blanchard, ID (3.4 miles ), Blanchard-Glengary, ID (3.6 miles ), Cusick, WA (4.0 miles ), Spirit Lake, ID (4.1 miles ), Dover, ID (4.5 miles ), Mount Spokane, WA (4.7 miles ).

Latitude: 48.19 N, Longitude: 117.03 W

Oldtown household income distribution Oldtown home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

6.0%
Idaho:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +30 (+18.8%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (15%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (12%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (10%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (7%)
  • Construction (5%)
  • Retail trade (27%)
  • Manufacturing (20%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Accommodation and food services (13%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (3%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Sales and related occupations (10%)
  • Material moving occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (5%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (20%)
  • Production occupations (20%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (3%)

Average climate in Oldtown, Idaho

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Oldtown-area historical earthquake activity is below Idaho state average. It is 97% 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 393.8 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 323.5 miles away from Oldtown center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 262.6 miles away from the city center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.5 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.8 MW, Depth: 32.2 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 269.5 miles away from the city center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK) earthquake occurred 253.8 miles away from Oldtown center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 532.1 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Bonner County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 4, Storms: 3, Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Hospitals and medical centers near Oldtown:

  • NEWPORT COMMUNITY HOSPITAL LTC (Nursing Home, about 1 miles away; NEWPORT, WA)

Amtrak station near Oldtown:

  • 20 miles: SANDPOINT (RAILROAD AVE.) . Services: partially wheelchair accessible, enclosed waiting area, public restrooms, public payphones, call for taxi service.

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Oldtown:

  • Whitworth University (about 35 miles; Spokane, WA; Full-time enrollment: 2,689)
  • North Idaho College (about 37 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; FT enrollment: 4,684)
  • Spokane Community College (about 39 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,482)
  • Gonzaga University (about 40 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,780)
  • Spokane Falls Community College (about 41 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,052)
  • Eastern Washington University (about 55 miles; Cheney, WA; FT enrollment: 11,643)
  • Washington State University (about 101 miles; Pullman, WA; FT enrollment: 25,055)

Private high school in Oldtown:

  • HOUSE OF THE LORD CHRISTIAN ACADEMY (Students: 176; Location: 754 SILVER BIRCH LN; Grades: PK - 12)

Public elementary/middle school in Oldtown:

Private elementary/middle school in Oldtown:

  • PEND OREILL VALLEY SDA SCHOOL (Students: 22; Location: 33820 HWY 41; Grades: KG - 9)
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Bonner County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2012 was 35.6. This is significantly better than average.

City:

35.6
U.S.:

74.2

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2012 was 11.9. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 21.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.9
U.S.:

20.2

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2003 was 7.01. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 21.8 miles away from the city center.

City:

7.01
U.S.:

9.14

Drinking water stations with addresses in Oldtown and their reported violations in the past:

ROTARY GATEWAY PARK (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 34.1%
(34.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.3 people
Idaho:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  58.8%
Whole state:  69.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  13.8%
Whole state:  6.3%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Oldtown compared to Idaho state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.8
Idaho average:

11.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (67%)
  • Wood (28%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (3%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Oldtown city (based on Bonner County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant4,57137
Other2,98911
Catholic1,9534
Mainline Protestant1,0206
None30,344-
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: 12
Bonner County:

2.93 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
This county:

0.24 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 4
Bonner County:

0.98 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

0.53 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 21
Bonner County:

5.12 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 47
Here:

11.46 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.6%
Idaho:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Bonner County:

22.5%
Idaho:

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

10.4%
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 5$800
Totals for Government 0$0 5$800

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

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $34,000 ($188.89)
    Financial Administration: $15,000 ($83.33)
    Parks & Recreation: $12,000 ($66.67)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Fire Protection: $3,000 ($16.67)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $19,000 ($105.56)

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

  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $12,000 ($66.67)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $10,000 ($55.56)
    Interest Earnings: $2,000 ($11.11)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $50,000 ($277.78)
    All Other: $16,000 ($88.89)
    Highways: $10,000 ($55.56)
  • Tax - Property: $9,000 ($50.00)
    NEC: $4,000 ($22.22)
    Public Utilities: $2,000 ($11.11)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $42,000 ($233.33)

6.91% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,237 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.91%
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 Kootenai County, ID  1.00% ($24,703 average AGI)
from Spokane County, WA  0.55% ($32,850)
from Boundary County, ID  0.30% ($22,279)


7.31% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,649 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.31%
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 Kootenai County, ID  1.65% ($30,050 average AGI)
to Spokane County, WA  0.61% ($31,489)
to Boundary County, ID  0.27% ($33,846)

Strongest AM radio stations in Oldtown:

  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXLY (920 AM; 20 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KMJY (700 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, WA; Owner: JAMES E. AND HELEN G. STARGEL)
  • KVNI (1080 AM; 10 kW; COEUR D' ALENE, ID; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • KQNT (590 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KJRB (790 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTRW (970 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: KTRW, LLC)
  • KOFI (1180 AM; 50 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KOFI, INC.)
  • KDRK (1050 AM; 5 kW; DISHMAN, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KAQQ (1280 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA)
  • KQQQ (1150 AM; 25 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Oldtown:

  • KMJY-FM (104.5 FM; NEWPORT, WA; Owner: ALC COMMUNICATIONS)
  • KXLY-FM (99.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KPND (95.3 FM; SANDPOINT, ID; Owner: BLUE SKY BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KAZZ (107.1 FM; DEER PARK, WA; Owner: 3 POINT MEDIA - WASHINGTON, LLC)
  • KUBS (91.5 FM; NEWPORT, WA; Owner: NEWPORT CONSOLIDATED SCH.DIST.#56415)
  • KCDA (103.1 FM; POST FALLS, ID; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KHTQ (94.5 FM; HAYDEN, ID; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • KIBX (92.1 FM; BONNERS FERRY, ID; Owner: SPOKANE PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KDRK-FM (93.7 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KIXZ-FM (96.1 FM; OPPORTUNITY, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMBI-FM (107.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • KPBX-FM (91.1 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KICR (102.3 FM; COEUR D'ALENE, ID; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KZZU-FM (92.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: QUEENB)
  • KISC (98.1 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KEYF-FM (101.1 FM; CHENEY, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KZBD (105.7 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KAGU (88.7 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: GONZAGA UNIVERSITY TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION)
  • KKZX (98.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSFC (91.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE PUBLIC RADIO)

TV broadcast stations around Oldtown:

  • K59BW (Channel 59; BONNERS FERRY, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • KXLY-TV (Channel 4; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE TELEVISION, INC.)

Oldtown fatal accident list:

May 21, 2013 07:58 AM, Sr-41, Lat: 48.05973, Lon: -117.02272, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Oct 5, 2013 02:22 PM, Us-2, Lat: 48.18037, Lon: -116.99047, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Aug 20, 2012 11:50 PM, Old Priest River Rd, Sr-41, Lat: 48.16649, Lon: -117.01403, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Apr 1, 2011 02:00 AM, Sr-41, State Ave, Lat: 48.17751, Lon: -117.03952, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 2Number of bridges
  • 43m141ftTotal length
  • $10,762,000Total costs
  • 14,700Total average daily traffic
  • 1,611Total average daily truck traffic
  • 22,050Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Thomas E Jenkins, Albeni Falls Dam (Lat: 48.180556 Lon: -116.995806), Type: 21.0, Overall height: 21 m
    Registrant: 4123957231, Thomas.E.Jenkins@usace.Army.Mil, 1000 LIBERTY AVE.
  • Thomas E Jenkins, Albeni Falls Dam (Lat: 48.180556 Lon: -116.995806), Type: 21.0, Overall height: 21 m
    Registrant: 4123957231, Thomas.E.Jenkins@usace.Army.Mil, 1000 LIBERTY AVE.
  • 2.4 Km Se Of Newport Wa On W Side Of Hwy (Twr 1) (Lat: 48.160278 Lon: -117.030278), Type: 87.2, Overall height: 87.2 m
    Registrant: 2084375700
  • 2.4 Km Se Of Newport Wa On W Side Of Hwy 41 (Twr 2) (Lat: 48.160278 Lon: -117.030278), Type: 87.2, Overall height: 87.2 m
    Registrant: 2084375700

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

1
  • Lat: 48.186306 Lon: -117.030194, Call Sign: KNNN720
    Assigned Frequencies: 468.712 MHz, 468.812 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/10/2001, Expiration Date: 03/08/2011, Cancellation Date: 05/14/2011, Certifier: David Melbourn
    Registrant: Federal Licensing Inc, 1588 Fairfield Road, Gettysburg, PA 17325, Phone: (717) 334-9262, Fax: (717) 334-6440

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

19 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Oldtown)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 180H (Category: Land, Seats: 6, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 121 mph), Engine: CONT MOTOR O-470 SERIES (230 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 180EW , Serial Number: 18051636, Year manufactured: 1965, Airworthiness Date: 03/26/1993
    Registrant (Co-Owned): George C Weaver, 615 Freeman Lake Rd, Oldtown, ID 83822, Other Owners: Elin B Weaver

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
  • Hazardous Condition: 10
  • Good Intent Call: 1

Incident types - Oldtown

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

Businesses in Oldtown, ID

  • Ace Hardware: 1
  • U-Haul: 1

Oldtown on our top lists:

  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Art and design workers"
  • #8 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Furniture and related products"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Machinery, equipment, and supplies merchant wholesalers"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Religious workers"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the largest sunshine amount differences during a year"
  • #15 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Other healthcare support occupations"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers"
  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most bridges per 100,000 population"
  • #39 (83856) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Scandinavian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
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