Rathdrum, Idaho

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Population in 2014: 7,283 (96% urban, 4% rural). Population change since 2000: +51.2%
Males: 3,788  (52.0%)
Females: 3,495  (48.0%)
Median resident age:  33.0 years
Idaho median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 83858.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $49,679 (it was $41,167 in 2000)
Rathdrum:

$49,679
ID:

$46,783

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $20,343 (it was $14,022 in 2000)

Rathdrum city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $134,433 (it was $96,900 in 2000)
Rathdrum:

$134,433
ID:

$159,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $227,968; Detached houses: $247,766; Townhouses or other attached units: $171,287; In 2-unit structures: $201,310; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $142,457; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $310,498; Mobile homes: $63,998; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $127,253

Median gross rent in 2013: $914.

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  • Races in Rathdrum, ID (2010)

    Rathdrum races chart
    • 6,34292.9%White alone
    • 2473.6%Hispanic
    • 1342.0%Two or more races
    • 620.9%American Indian alone
    • 210.3%Asian alone
    • 130.2%Black alone
    • 50.07%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 20.03%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Rathdrum: 92.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (19.1%), Irish (14.9%), United States (11.3%), English (7.8%), Norwegian (3.7%), Swedish (2.7%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 2220 feet

Land area: 4.83 square miles.

Population density: 1,508 people per square mile   (low).

Rathdrum,ID real estate house value index trend

Rathdrum, Idaho map

For population 25 years and over in Rathdrum:

  • High school or higher: 90.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.5%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.3%
  • Unemployed: 5.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Rathdrum city:

  • Never married: 23.7%
  • Now married: 57.5%
  • Separated: 0.3%
  • Widowed: 3.7%
  • Divorced: 14.8%

72 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.5%
Idaho:

5.0%



According to our research of Idaho and other state lists there were 26 registered sex offenders living in Rathdrum, Idaho as of May 28, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Rathdrum to the number of sex offenders is 270 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $1,000 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,160 (1.0%)

Rathdrum satellite photo by USGS

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) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 111 buildings, average cost: $66,300
  • 1998: 65 buildings, average cost: $67,400
  • 1999: 54 buildings, average cost: $67,100
  • 2000: 31 buildings, average cost: $69,100
  • 2001: 35 buildings, average cost: $76,200
  • 2002: 44 buildings, average cost: $83,000
  • 2003: 52 buildings, average cost: $85,100
  • 2004: 46 buildings, average cost: $102,600
  • 2005: 118 buildings, average cost: $138,800
  • 2006: 110 buildings, average cost: $189,100
  • 2007: 86 buildings, average cost: $173,900
  • 2008: 48 buildings, average cost: $192,700
  • 2009: 43 buildings, average cost: $181,800
  • 2010: 25 buildings, average cost: $160,600
  • 2011: 20 buildings, average cost: $181,700
  • 2012: 24 buildings, average cost: $164,900
  • 2013: 68 buildings, average cost: $169,200
  • 2014: 82 buildings, average cost: $180,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 47.81 N, Longitude: 116.89 W

Area code: 208

Rathdrum household income distribution Rathdrum home values distribution

Crime rates in Rathdrum by Year
Type 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 112511321310
per 100,000 19.318.534.884.915.314.542.327.914.542.814.10.0
Robberies 001010020101
per 100,000 0.00.017.40.015.30.00.027.90.014.30.014.0
Assaults 6812359611111088
per 100,000 115.9148.1208.750.976.3130.984.7153.3159.4142.5113.0111.9
Burglaries 424325365719385751555650
per 100,000 811.4796.3434.9611.2870.1276.3536.3794.5739.0783.9791.2699.6
Thefts 127771181049010610110594838686
per 100,000 2,453.61,425.92,052.51,765.71,373.81,541.61,425.31,463.61,362.11,183.01,215.01,203.3
Auto thefts 148171111121161984
per 100,000 270.5148.1295.7186.8167.9174.5155.283.614.5128.3113.056.0
Arson 115221000101
per 100,000 19.318.587.034.030.514.50.00.00.014.30.014.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 284.1) 224.0176.0219.6214.9167.9138.2164.2189.6157.0186.8152.9133.4

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Crime rate in Rathdrum detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 15 (12 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.68
Idaho average:

1.67
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

4.4%
Idaho:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +2,784 (+137.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (27%)
  • Manufacturing (12%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (9%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Wholesale trade (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (29%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Other services, except public administration (4%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (15%)
  • Transportation occupations (15%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (15%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (11%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Legal occupations (5%)

Work and jobs in Rathdrum: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute

Average climate in Rathdrum, Idaho

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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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 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 297.8 miles away from Rathdrum 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 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 270.6 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 256.1 miles away from Rathdrum 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 the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Kootenai County (9) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 6, Storms: 3, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Snow: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 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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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

Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2013 was 105. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

105
U.S.:

75

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.:

6.40

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 21.7. This is about average. Closest monitor was 4.1 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.7
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 9.22. This is about average. Closest monitor was 6.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

9.22
U.S.:

9.35
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 15.0%
(11.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 46.7% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 68.6% for American Indian residents, 18.4% for two or more races residents)
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 mentally retarded
  • 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

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.5
Idaho average:

11.0

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

Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Rathdrum city (based on Kootenai County data)

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
Kootenai County:

1.42 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.22 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.89 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

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

3.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.64 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.0%
Idaho:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Kootenai County:

24.0%
Idaho:

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

7.1%
State:

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 2013)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 2$11,929$71,5740$0
Other Government Administration 4$13,216$39,6485$5,495
Judicial and Legal 1$5,576$66,9120$0
Police Protection - Officers 11$44,643$48,7010$0
Police - Other 2$4,953$29,7180$0
Streets and Highways 1$3,363$40,3560$0
Health 1$2,630$31,5600$0
Sewerage 2$8,650$51,9000$0
Parks and Recreation 4$11,855$35,5650$0
Water Supply 3$10,619$42,4760$0
Other and Unallocable 2$10,910$65,4600$0
Totals for Government 33$128,344$46,6715$5,495

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

  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $700,000 ($96.11)
    Water Utilities: $691,000 ($94.88)
    General - Other: $679,000 ($93.23)
    Sewerage: $504,000 ($69.20)
    Regular Highways: $454,000 ($62.34)
    Parks & Recreation: $200,000 ($27.46)
    Financial Administration: $111,000 ($15.24)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $27,000 ($3.71)
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Sewerage: $315,000 ($43.25)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,015,000 ($139.37)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $28,000 ($3.84)

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

  • Charges - All Other: $835,000 ($114.65)
    Sewerage: $682,000 ($93.64)
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $74,000 ($10.16)
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $71,000 ($9.75)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $705,000 ($96.80)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $627,000 ($86.09)
    Highways: $192,000 ($26.36)
    All Other: $190,000 ($26.09)

Rathdrum government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding - Water Utilities: $460,000 ($63.16)
  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $454,000 ($62.34)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $448,000 ($61.51)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Water Utilities: $425,000 ($58.36)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Water Utilities: $35,000 ($4.81)
    Other, NEC: $6,000 ($0.82)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $1,081,000 ($148.43)
  • Sinking Fund - Cash & Deposits: $107,000 ($14.69)

6.59% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,625 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.59%
Idaho average:

7.20%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($248 average AGI)
Kootenai County:

0.07%
Idaho average:

0.06%

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Spokane County, WA  1.22% ($35,279 average AGI)
from Bonner County, ID  0.46% ($30,050)
from Shoshone County, ID  0.19% ($30,723)


5.56% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($34,327 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.56%
Idaho average:

7.21%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($370 average AGI)
Kootenai County:

0.05%
Idaho average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Spokane County, WA  1.00% ($35,118 average AGI)
to Bonner County, ID  0.28% ($24,703)
to Ada County, ID  0.22% ($26,646)

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 - 2014

Fatal road traffic accident statistics for 1975 - 2014 (per 100,000 population)

See more detailed statistics of Rathdrum fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 6m20ftTotal length
  • 14,000Total average daily traffic
  • 420Total average daily truck traffic
  • 21,000Total future (year 2034) 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

Conventional Home Purchase Loans - Value

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)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 85
  • Hazardous Condition: 38
  • Service Call: 22
  • Good Intent Call: 23

Incident types - Rathdrum

See full 2006 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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (63%)
  • Electricity (25%)
  • Wood (8%)
  • Other fuel (3%)
Businesses in Rathdrum, ID
NameCountNameCount
Cricket Wireless1Pizza Hut1
Dairy Queen1Taco Bell1
FedEx1True Value1
McDonald's1U-Haul1

Rathdrum compared to Idaho state average:

  • Unemployed percentage significantly below state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in above state average.

Rathdrum on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most people driving a car to work alone (population 5,000+)"
  • #79 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in industries: Construction (population 5,000+)"
  • #86 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Transportation occupations (population 5,000+)"
  • #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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