Rathdrum, Idaho

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Population in 2017: 8,281 (96% urban, 4% rural).
Population change since 2000: +71.9%
Males: 4,102  (49.5%)
Females: 4,179  (50.5%)
Median resident age:

37.1 years
Idaho median age:

36.3 years

Zip codes: 83858.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $57,041 (it was $41,167 in 2000)
Rathdrum:

$57,041
ID:

$52,225

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $23,647 (it was $14,022 in 2000)

Rathdrum city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $213,251 (it was $96,900 in 2000)
Rathdrum:

$213,251
ID:

$207,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $205,747; detached houses: $203,502; mobile homes: $23,745

Median gross rent in 2017: $1,049.

March 2019 cost of living index in Rathdrum: 93.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 13.7%
(13.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 52.6% for American Indian residents)
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  • Races in Rathdrum, ID (2017)
    • 7,06289.8%White alone
    • 3784.8%Hispanic
    • 2032.6%American Indian alone
    • 1371.7%Two or more races
    • 450.6%Asian alone
    • 150.2%Black alone

Races in Rathdrum detailed stats: ancestries, foreign born residents, place of birth



According to our research of Idaho and other state lists, there were 56 registered sex offenders living in Rathdrum, Idaho as of August 06, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Rathdrum is 135 to 1.


Crime rates in Rathdrum by year

Type

2005

2006

2007

2008

2009

2010

2011

2012

2013

2014

2015

2016

2017

2018

Murders
(per 100,000)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
Rapes
(per 100,000)
2
(34.8)
5
(84.9)
1
(15.3)
1
(14.5)
3
(42.3)
2
(27.9)
1
(14.5)
3
(42.8)
1
(14.1)
0
(0.0)
4
(54.1)
1
(13.0)
3
(37.0)
0
(0.0)
Robberies
(per 100,000)
1
(17.4)
0
(0.0)
1
(15.3)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(27.9)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(26.0)
0
(0.0)
2
(23.5)
Assaults
(per 100,000)
12
(208.7)
3
(50.9)
5
(76.3)
9
(130.9)
6
(84.7)
11
(153.3)
11
(159.4)
10
(142.5)
8
(113.0)
8
(111.9)
13
(175.9)
5
(65.1)
13
(160.2)
3
(35.3)
Burglaries
(per 100,000)
25
(434.9)
36
(611.2)
57
(870.1)
19
(276.3)
38
(536.3)
57
(794.5)
51
(739.0)
55
(783.9)
56
(791.2)
50
(699.6)
55
(744.0)
52
(677.0)
21
(258.8)
27
(317.3)
Thefts
(per 100,000)
118
(2,053)
104
(1,766)
90
(1,374)
106
(1,542)
101
(1,425)
105
(1,464)
94
(1,362)
83
(1,183)
86
(1,215)
86
(1,203)
69
(933.4)
126
(1,640)
59
(727.2)
53
(622.9)
Auto thefts
(per 100,000)
17
(295.7)
11
(186.8)
11
(167.9)
12
(174.5)
11
(155.2)
6
(83.6)
1
(14.5)
9
(128.3)
8
(113.0)
4
(56.0)
5
(67.6)
14
(182.3)
9
(110.9)
14
(164.6)
Arson
(per 100,000)
5
(87.0)
2
(34.0)
2
(30.5)
1
(14.5)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.3)
0
(0.0)
1
(14.0)
1
(13.5)
0
(0.0)
1
(12.3)
0
(0.0)
City-Data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 274.0)211.0206.5161.3132.8157.8182.2150.8179.4146.9128.2173.3158.8117.774.4

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City-data.com crime index in Rathdrum, ID

Crime rate in Rathdrum detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2018, including police officers: 17 (14 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.65
Idaho average:

1.59
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Ancestries: German (25.7%), American (11.5%), Irish (6.9%), English (6.5%), European (6.5%), Norwegian (5.8%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 2220 feet

Land area: 4.83 square miles.

Population density: 1,715 people per square mile   (low).

Rathdrum, Idaho map

294 residents are foreign born (2.3% Latin America, 0.8% Europe).

This city:

3.7%
Idaho:

5.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,309 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,753 (0.7%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spokane Valley, WA (18.6 miles , pop. 89,755).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (245.7 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (952.2 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Hayden, ID (2.4 miles ),
Hauser, ID (2.5 miles ),
Post Falls, ID (2.6 miles ),
Hayden Lake, ID (2.7 miles ),
Huetter, ID (2.7 miles),
Dalton Gardens, ID (2.8 miles ),
Coeur d'Alene, ID (3.1 miles ),
State Line, ID (3.1 miles)

Latitude: 47.81 N, Longitude: 116.89 W

Area code: 208

Distribution of median household income in Rathdrum, ID in 2017
Distribution of house value in Rathdrum, ID in 2017
Rathdrum satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

4.8%
Idaho:

3.4%
Population change in the 1990s: +2,784 (+137.0%).
Most common industries in Rathdrum, ID (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Construction (10.8%)
  • Health care (8.7%)
  • Educational services (8.6%)
  • Food & beverage stores (5.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (4.6%)
  • Wood products (4.4%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.3%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Construction (21.5%)
  • Wood products (9.0%)
  • Educational services (7.3%)
  • Repair & maintenance (4.9%)
  • Food & beverage stores (3.9%)
  • Finance & insurance (3.9%)
  • Computer & electronic products (3.6%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Health care (15.9%)
  • Educational services (9.8%)
  • Accommodation & food services (8.4%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.5%)
  • Social assistance (6.3%)
  • Finance & insurance (4.6%)
  • Public administration (3.6%)
Most common occupations in Rathdrum, ID (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (6.4%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (4.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (4.3%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (4.1%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (3.5%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (3.4%)
  • Material recording, scheduling, dispatching, and distributing workers (2.8%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (8.5%)
  • Other production occupations, including supervisors (6.7%)
  • Metal workers and plastic workers (6.4%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (5.0%)
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (4.6%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (4.5%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Other sales and related occupations, including supervisors (8.2%)
  • Registered nurses (5.1%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4.7%)
  • Customer service representatives (4.3%)
  • Retail sales workers, except cashiers (4.2%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (3.6%)
  • Child care workers (3.5%)

Average climate in Rathdrum, Idaho

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI NO2 Ozone PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 92.0. This is worse than average.

City:

92.0
U.S.:

74.2
Nitrogen Dioxide Level

Nitrogen Dioxide (NO2) [ppb] level in 2007 was 6.56. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

6.56
U.S.:

5.56
Ozone Level
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 24.8. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

24.8
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 9.40. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.40
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Rathdrum-area historical earthquake activity is below Idaho state average. It is 103% 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 373.3 miles away from Rathdrum 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 297.8 miles away from the city 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 264.7 miles away from Rathdrum 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 270.6 miles away from Rathdrum 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 256.1 miles away from the city center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 506.4 miles away from Rathdrum center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Kootenai County (11) is near the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 10
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 4, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1, Wind: 1, Winter Storm: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Rathdrum topographic map

Hospitals and medical centers in Rathdrum:

  • SEVEN OAKS COMMUNITY HOMES - CASSIA (1428 & 1430 CASSIA)

Other hospitals and medical centers near Rathdrum:

  • PANHANDLE HEALTH DISTRICT (Home Health Center, about 6 miles away; HAYDEN, ID)
  • HOSPICE OF NORTH IDAHO (Hospital, about 7 miles away; HAYDEN, ID)
  • APPLEGATE HOSPICE (Hospital, about 7 miles away; HAYDEN, ID)
  • LIFE CARE CENTER OF COEUR D'ALENE (Nursing Home, about 7 miles away; COEUR D ALENE, ID)
  • FMC HAYDEN LAKE (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; COEUR D'ALENE, ID)
  • NORTHERN IDAHO ADVANCED CARE HOSPITAL (Hospital, about 7 miles away; POST FALLS, ID)
  • FMC POST FALLS DIALYSIS UNIT (Dialysis Facility, about 7 miles away; POST FALLS, ID)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Rathdrum:

  • North Idaho College (about 11 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; Full-time enrollment: 4,684)
  • Spokane Community College (about 24 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,482)
  • Whitworth University (about 25 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 2,689)
  • Gonzaga University (about 26 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,780)
  • Spokane Falls Community College (about 29 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,052)
  • Eastern Washington University (about 40 miles; Cheney, WA; FT enrollment: 11,643)
  • University of Idaho (about 76 miles; Moscow, ID; FT enrollment: 10,416)

Public high schools in Rathdrum:

  • LAKELAND SENIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 806, Location: 7006 W HIGHWAY 53, Grades: 9-12)
  • KTEC SCHOOL (Students: 347, Location: 6838 W LANCASTER RD, Grades: 9-12)
  • MOUNTAINVIEW ALTERNATIVE HIGH (Students: 118, Location: 7802 W MAIN ST, Grades: 9-12)
  • NORTH IDAHO STEM CHARTER ACADEMY (Location: 15633 N MEYER RD, Grades: KG-9, Charter school)

Private high schools in Rathdrum:

  • MARY IMMACULATE QUEEN SCHOOL (Students: 34, Location: 15384 N CHURCH RD, Grades: KG-12)
  • ST JOSEPH SEMINARY (Students: 4, Location: 15384 N CHURCH RD, Grades: 8-12, Boys only)

Public elementary/middle schools in Rathdrum:

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Points of interest:

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Notable locations in Rathdrum: Rathdrum Police Department (A), Northern Lakes Fire Protection District Station 2 (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Center: Lakeland Shopping Center (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Pine Grove Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Rathdrum Creek (A), Spring Branch Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Great Cats of Idaho (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 21595 West Highway 53), Noah's Exotic Wildlife Shelter (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 21595 West Highway 53).

Kootenai 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 Rathdrum and their reported violations in the past:

HILLSIDE SERVICE AREA (Population served: 2,383, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
HAYDEN PINES GROUSE MEADOWS (Population served: 963, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2010 and MAR-2010, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • One regular monitoring violation
MOUNTAIN VIEW TERRACE (Population served: 445, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2005, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
HAYDEN HAVEN / GEM SHORES (Population served: 354, Surface water):
Past health violations:
  • Treatment Technique (SWTR and GWR) - In JUL-2010. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JUL-28-2010), St Public Notif requested (JUL-31-2010), St Compliance achieved (FEB-04-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Turbidity (Enhanced SWTR) - In AUG-2012, Contaminant: IESWTR
  • Monitoring of Treatment (SWTR-Filter) - In AUG-2012
  • One regular monitoring violation
ARROW POINT PARK (Population served: 275, Purch surface water):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (2 times from JAN-04-2010 to JAN-04-2010)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2009 and DEC-2009, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-01-2010), St Public Notif requested (FEB-04-2010), St Compliance achieved (DEC-01-2010)
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
ELKHORN RANCH (Population served: 197, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-2010, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-04-2011), St Public Notif requested (JAN-07-2011)
LEISURE ACRES TRAILER COURT (Population served: 180, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2013 and JUN-2013, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2011 and JUN-2011, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
PANHANDLE MOBILE ESTATES (Population served: 150, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between APR-2012 and JUN-2012, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2010, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-02-2011), St Public Notif requested (FEB-05-2011), St Public Notif received (JAN-12-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: TTHM. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-02-2011), St Public Notif requested (FEB-05-2011), St Public Notif received (JAN-12-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JAN-2008 and DEC-2010, Contaminant: Total Haloacetic Acids (HAA5). Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (FEB-02-2011), St Public Notif requested (FEB-05-2011), St Public Notif received (JAN-12-2012)
  • Monitoring and Reporting (DBP) - Between JUL-2005 and SEP-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (MAR-09-2007)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 3 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Rathdrum that have no violations reported:

  • CHILCO SERVICE AREA (Population served: 270, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • OHIO MATCH ESTATES (Population served: 220, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • PANHANDLE VILLAGE WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 160, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • HAYDEN ORCHARDS WATER SYSTEM (Population served: 150, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
  • MEADOWLAND ACRES (Population served: 40, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Average household size:
This city:

2.8 people
Idaho:

2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

76.3%
Whole state:

69.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

7.4%
Whole state:

6.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.1% of all households

People in group quarters in Rathdrum in 2000:

  • 14 people in other nonhousehold living situations
  • 9 people in schools, hospitals, or wards for the intellectually disabled
  • 7 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

Banks with branches in Rathdrum (2011 data):

  • Washington Trust Bank: Rathdrum Branch at 16102 N Highway 41, branch established on 1997/03/17. Info updated 2009/02/17: Bank assets: $4,172.4 mil, Deposits: $3,522.4 mil, headquarters in Spokane, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 41 total offices, Holding Company: W.T.b. Financial Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Lakeland Branch at 16234 North Highway 41, branch established on 1975/12/02. Info updated 2011/04/05: Bank assets: $1,161,490.0 mil, Deposits: $905,653.0 mil, headquarters in Sioux Falls, SD, positive income, 6395 total offices, Holding Company: Wells Fargo & Company
  • Panhandle State Bank: Rathdrum Branch at 662 Commercial Park Avenue, branch established on 2001/03/10. Info updated 2009/07/09: Bank assets: $936.3 mil, Deposits: $731.7 mil, headquarters in Sandpoint, ID, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 22 total offices, Holding Company: Intermountain Community Bancorp

For population 15 years and over in Rathdrum:

Marital status in Rathdrum, ID
  • Never married: 19.8%
  • Now married: 62.5%
  • Separated: 0.8%
  • Widowed: 3.2%
  • Divorced: 13.7%

For population 25 years and over in Rathdrum:

  • High school or higher: 92.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 6.8%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.5
Idaho average:

10.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Rathdrum
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Rathdrum, ID (based on Kootenai County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant60,65777
Other8,49224
Catholic7,5978
Mainline Protestant3,06413
Orthodox1621
None58,522-
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: 19
This county:

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
Kootenai County:

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 12
Here:

0.89 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.53 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 43
Kootenai County:

3.20 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 116
Kootenai County:

8.64 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

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

8.0%
Idaho:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
This county:

24.0%
State:

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

7.1%
Idaho:

11.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Rathdrum:

47.9%
Idaho:

47.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
This city:

44.9%
Idaho:

44.1%

Average BMI:
Rathdrum:

29.1
Idaho:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.9%
State:

22.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Rathdrum:

10.0%
State:

10.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Rathdrum:

6.7
Idaho:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

33.5%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
Here:

56.8%
State:

54.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Rathdrum:

80.1%
Idaho:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Rathdrum, ID Residents
Local government employment and payroll (March 2016)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Police Protection - Officers 13$58,076$53,6090$0
Other Government Administration 5$3,500$8,4000$0
Parks and Recreation 4$13,257$39,77115$4,318
Financial Administration 3$13,689$54,7560$0
Police - Other 3$8,572$34,2887$2,580
Housing and Community Development (Local) 3$12,389$49,5560$0
Sewerage 2$10,903$65,4180$0
Water Supply 2$8,472$50,8320$0
Other and Unallocable 1$4,400$52,8000$0
Streets and Highways 1$3,738$44,8560$0
Totals for Government 37$136,996$44,43122$6,898

Rathdrum government finances - Expenditure in 2013 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,194,000 ($144.19)
    Sewerage: $1,091,000 ($131.75)
    Regular Highways: $710,000 ($85.74)
    Water Utilities: $539,000 ($65.09)
    Parks and Recreation: $321,000 ($38.76)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities - Other: $257,000 ($31.03)
    General - Other: $233,000 ($28.14)
    Financial Administration: $189,000 ($22.82)
    General Public Buildings: $132,000 ($15.94)
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $79,000 ($9.54)
    Central Staff Services: $41,000 ($4.95)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $22,000 ($2.66)
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $130,000 ($15.70)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,658,000 ($200.22)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $9,000 ($1.09)

Rathdrum government finances - Revenue in 2013 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $1,461,000 ($176.43)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $627,000 ($75.72)
    Interest Earnings: $82,000 ($9.90)
    Donations From Private Sources: $5,000 ($0.60)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $950,000 ($114.72)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $412,000 ($49.75)
    Highways: $365,000 ($44.08)
    Other: $58,000 ($7.00)
  • Tax - Property: $1,953,000 ($235.84)
    Other License: $134,000 ($16.18)
    Public Utilities Sales: $37,000 ($4.47)

Rathdrum government finances - Debt in 2013 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $412,000 ($49.75)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $353,000 ($42.63)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $59,000 ($7.12)

Rathdrum government finances - Cash and Securities in 2013 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $4,039,000 ($487.74)

8.14% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($57,104 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.14%
Idaho average:

8.09%

0.23% of residents moved from foreign countries ($1,516 average AGI)
Kootenai County:

0.23%
Idaho average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Spokane County, WA  1.21% ($54,189 average AGI)
from Bonner County, ID  0.43% ($40,203)
from King County, WA  0.22% ($71,147)


6.03% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($44,694 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.03%
Idaho average:

7.05%

0.25% of residents moved to foreign countries ($2,047 average AGI)
Kootenai County:

0.25%
Idaho average:

0.06%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Spokane County, WA  1.41% ($46,410 average AGI)
to Bonner County, ID  0.37% ($37,521)
to Ada County, ID  0.16% ($46,763)
Businesses in Rathdrum, ID
NameCountNameCount
Cricket Wireless1Pizza Hut1
Dairy Queen1Taco Bell1
FedEx1True Value1
McDonald's1U-Haul1

Strongest AM radio stations in Rathdrum:

  • KVNI (1080 AM; 10 kW; COEUR D' ALENE, ID; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • 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)
  • KQNT (590 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KJRB (790 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KTRW (970 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: KTRW, LLC)
  • KDRK (1050 AM; 5 kW; DISHMAN, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KAQQ (1280 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA)
  • KMBI (1330 AM; daytime; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KQQQ (1150 AM; 25 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Rathdrum:

  • KHTQ (94.5 FM; HAYDEN, ID; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • KCDA (103.1 FM; POST FALLS, ID; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KXLY-FM (99.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KICR (102.3 FM; COEUR D'ALENE, ID; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN BROADCASTING, 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.)
  • 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)
  • KKZX (98.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSFC (91.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE PUBLIC RADIO)
  • KEEH (104.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: UPPER COLUMBIA MEDIA ASSOCIATION)
  • KYWL (103.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KAGU (88.7 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: GONZAGA UNIVERSITY TELECOMMUNICATIONS ASSOCIATION)
  • KEWU-FM (89.5 FM; CHENEY, WA; Owner: EASTERN WASHINGTON UNIVERSITY)
  • KEZE (96.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • KMJY-FM (104.5 FM; NEWPORT, WA; Owner: ALC COMMUNICATIONS)

TV broadcast stations around Rathdrum:

  • K59BW (Channel 59; BONNERS FERRY, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • KREM-TV (Channel 2; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KHQ-TV (Channel 6; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: KHQ, INCORPORATED)
  • KAYU-TV (Channel 28; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: MOUNTAIN LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KSPS-TV (Channel 7; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE SCHOOL DISTRICT #81)
  • KSKN (Channel 22; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: KSKN TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K09FZ (Channel 9; SPOKANE, ETC., WA; Owner: SPOKANE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KGPX (Channel 34; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: PAXSON SPOKANE LICENSE, INC.)
  • KXLY-TV (Channel 4; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • K18DT (Channel 18; COEUR D'ALENE, ID; Owner: KHQ, INCORPORATED)
  • K50DM (Channel 50; COEUR D'ALENE, ID; Owner: MOUNTAIN LICENSES, L.P.)
  • K14IF (Channel 14; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: VENTANA TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KCDT (Channel 26; COEUR D'ALENE, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION, STATE OF IDAHO)
  • KQUP-LP (Channel 47; COEUR D'ALENE, ID; Owner: PULLMAN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K20EM (Channel 20; COEUR D'ALENE, ID; Owner: SPOKANE TELEVISION, INC.)
  • KTYJ-LP (Channel 58; COEUR D'ALENE, ID; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING OF IDAHO, INC.)
  • K41FJ (Channel 41; COEUR D'ALENE, ETC., ID; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K44EC (Channel 44; COEUR D'ALENE, ID; Owner: SPOKANE SCHOOL DISTRICT #81)
Rathdrum fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2017
See more detailed statistics of Rathdrum fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 20ft / 6.3mTotal length
  • 13,000Total average daily traffic
  • 520Total average daily truck traffic
  • 19,500Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) FHA, FSA/RHS & VA
Home Purchase Loans
B) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
C) Refinancings
D) Home Improvement Loans
F) Non-occupant Loans on
< 5 Family Dwellings (A B C & D)
G) Loans On Manufactured
Home Dwelling (A B C & D)
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED6$179,1324$195,26019$173,7191$144,4802$144,7202$145,555
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED1$94,7001$93,5002$243,1050$00$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$01$126,3908$177,5061$63,1301$128,4901$106,800
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN1$114,9500$08$187,4200$01$95,4801$78,950
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$01$245,5300$00$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 0003.00

Private Mortgage Insurance Companies Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
A) Conventional
Home Purchase Loans
B) Refinancings
NumberAverage ValueNumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$136,9901$156,100
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$00$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$00$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$00$0
Choose year:  2009 2008 2007 2006 2005 2004

Detailed PMIC statistics for the following Tracts: 0003.00

Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Rathdrum, ID
Conventional Home Purchase Loans in Rathdrum, ID - Value

2002 - 2018 National Fire Incident Reporting System (NFIRS) incidents

    Fire incident distribution by year According to the data from the years 2002 - 2018 the average number of fire incidents per year is 52. The highest number of fire incidents - 85 took place in 2006, and the least - 13 in 2002. The data has a rising trend.
    Fire incident types in Rathdrum, ID When looking into fire subcategories, the most incidents belonged to: Outside Fires (42.9%), and Structure Fires (39.4%).

    • Fire incident types reported to NFIRS in Rathdrum, ID
    • 37942.9%Outside Fires
    • 34839.4%Structure Fires
    • 10011.3%Mobile Property/Vehicle Fires
    • 566.3%Other
See full National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Rathdrum, ID
Most common first names in Rathdrum, ID among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Robert3269.9 years
William2376.3 years
John2175.5 years
James1967.4 years
Mary1974.7 years
Charles1774.8 years
Richard1762.3 years
George1672.1 years
Donald1170.5 years
Helen1174.9 years
Most common last names in Rathdrum, ID among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith1674.8 years
Brown1070.1 years
Miller967.6 years
Howell875.0 years
Johnson877.6 years
Olson875.5 years
Howard773.1 years
Moore671.5 years
White677.2 years
Hall564.2 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Rathdrum, ID
  • 64.2%Utility gas
  • 26.3%Electricity
  • 5.5%Wood
  • 3.4%Other fuel
  • 0.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Rathdrum, ID
  • 69.0%Electricity
  • 25.3%Utility gas
  • 5.7%Wood


Rathdrum compared to Idaho state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly below state average.
  • House age below state average.

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  • #88 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: legal occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #13 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents that smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives"
  • #22 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest surface withdrawal of fresh water for public supply (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people moving in compared to moving out (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #63 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for 3rd party candidates in the 2012 Presidential Election (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #65 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest percentage of residents that visited a dentist within the past year"
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