Reubens, Idaho

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Population in 2017: 65 (0% urban, 100% rural).
Population change since 2000: -9.7%
 
Males: 34  (52.5%)
Females: 31  (47.5%)
Median resident age:

40.6 years
Idaho median age:

36.3 years

Zip code: 83548

Estimated median household income in 2017: $64,341 (it was $29,375 in 2000)
Reubens:

$64,341
ID:

$52,225

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $21,942 (it was $11,078 in 2000)

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $115,732 (it was $47,100 in 2000)
Reubens:

$115,732
ID:

$207,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $143,342; detached houses: $158,875; mobile homes: $53,944; occupied boats, rvs, vans, etc.: $16,434

Median gross rent in 2017: $432.

March 2019 cost of living index in Reubens: 82.8 (low, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 0.0%
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  • Races in Reubens, ID (2010)
    • 6997.2%White alone
    • 11.4%American Indian alone
    • 11.4%Two or more races
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Ancestries: German (14.3%), Italian (14.3%), Scotch-Irish (9.5%), American (4.8%), Scottish (4.8%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Elevation: 3514 feet

Land area: 0.29 square miles.

Population density: 224 people per square mile   (very low).

Reubens, Idaho map

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $849 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,302 (1.2%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spokane Valley, WA (99.0 miles , pop. 89,755).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (280.0 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (851.9 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Craigmont, ID (2.6 miles ),
Winchester, ID (2.6 miles ),
Culdesac, ID (2.7 miles ),
Peck, ID (3.4 miles),
Sweetwater, ID (3.5 miles),
Lapwai, ID (3.7 miles ),
Ferdinand, ID (3.7 miles),
Nezperce, ID (4.0 miles )

Latitude: 46.32 N, Longitude: 116.54 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 208

Distribution of median household income in Reubens, ID in 2017
Distribution of house value in Reubens, ID in 2017

Reubens satellite photo by USGS

Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

7.2%
Idaho:

3.4%
Population change in the 1990s: +26 (+56.5%).

Average climate in Reubens, 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 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 80.1. This is about average.

City:

80.1
U.S.:

74.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 4.05. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 22.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

4.05
U.S.:

8.46

Earthquake activity:

Reubens-area historical earthquake activity is below Idaho state average. It is 125% 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 204.9 miles away from Reubens 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 310.4 miles away from Reubens center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 405.7 miles away from the city center
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 289.3 miles away from Reubens 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 291.2 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 282.5 miles away from the city center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Lewis County (6) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 5
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Fires: 2, Storms: 2, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Reubens:

  • Lewis-Clark State College (about 24 miles; Lewiston, ID; Full-time enrollment: 3,199)
  • University of Idaho (about 37 miles; Moscow, ID; FT enrollment: 10,416)
  • Washington State University (about 41 miles; Pullman, WA; FT enrollment: 25,055)
  • Walla Walla Community College (about 86 miles; Walla Walla, WA; FT enrollment: 4,263)
  • North Idaho College (about 95 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; FT enrollment: 4,684)
  • Eastern Washington University (about 95 miles; Cheney, WA; FT enrollment: 11,643)
  • Spokane Community College (about 101 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,482)

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Lewis County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level less than 2 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Low Potential
Average household size:
This city:

2.5 people
Idaho:

2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

69.0%
Whole state:

69.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

3.4%
Whole state:

6.3%


No gay or lesbian households reported

For population 15 years and over in Reubens:

Marital status in Reubens, ID
  • Never married: 7.8%
  • Now married: 68.0%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.3%
  • Divorced: 18.9%

For population 25 years and over in Reubens:

  • High school or higher: 95.0%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.0%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.0%
  • Unemployed: 9.4%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.0 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

6.8
Idaho average:

10.5

Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Reubens, ID (based on Lewis County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other7374
Evangelical Protestant57211
Catholic3732
Mainline Protestant2455
None1,894-
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: 4
Here:

11.22 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Lewis County:

2.81 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.53 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 2
Here:

5.61 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
This county:

14.03 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

9.9%
Idaho:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Lewis County:

30.1%
State:

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

13.8%
Idaho:

11.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Reubens:

49.4%
Idaho:

47.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Reubens:

46.0%
Idaho:

44.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

30.9
Idaho:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

23.2%
State:

22.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Reubens:

19.3%
Idaho:

10.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Reubens:

6.8
Idaho:

6.8

Overweight people:
Reubens:

47.6%
Idaho:

33.0%

General health condition:
Here:

53.5%
Idaho:

54.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Reubens:

77.1%
Idaho:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Reubens, ID Residents
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
Water Supply 0$0 1$100
Sewerage 0$0 1$200
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 3$200
Totals for Government 0$0 5$500

Reubens government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Construction - Sewerage: $448,000 ($6892.31)
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $14,000 ($215.38)
    Water Utilities: $6,000 ($92.31)
    Solid Waste Management: $4,000 ($61.54)
    Financial Administration: $3,000 ($46.15)
    Parks and Recreation: $2,000 ($30.77)
    Central Staff Services: $1,000 ($15.38)
    Sewerage: $1,000 ($15.38)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Sewerage: $2,000 ($30.77)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $7,000 ($107.69)

Reubens government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $8,000 ($123.08)
    Solid Waste Management: $5,000 ($76.92)
  • Local Intergovernmental - Highways: $2,000 ($30.77)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $9,000 ($138.46)
  • State Intergovernmental - Sewerage: $446,000 ($6861.54)
    General Local Government Support: $5,000 ($76.92)
    Highways: $2,000 ($30.77)
  • Tax - Property: $7,000 ($107.69)

Reubens government finances - Debt in 2012 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $200,000 ($3076.92)
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $200,000 ($3076.92)

Reubens government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $18,000 ($276.92)

9.72% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($43,028 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.72%
Idaho average:

8.09%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Idaho County, ID  2.57% ($30,974 average AGI)
from Nez Perce County, ID  1.89% ($37,071)

Strongest AM radio stations in Reubens:

  • KQQQ (1150 AM; 25 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KLER (1300 AM; 5 kW; OROFINO, ID; Owner: CENTRAL IDAHO BROADCASTING)
  • KOZE (950 AM; 5 kW; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: 4-K RADIO, INC.)
  • KRLC (1350 AM; 5 kW; CLARKSTON LEWISTON,, WA; Owner: IDA-VEND COMPANY, INC.)
  • KCLK (1430 AM; 5 kW; ASOTIN, WA; Owner: CLARKSTON BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMAX (840 AM; 10 kW; COLFAX, WA; Owner: PALOUSE COUNTRY, INC.)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KXLY (920 AM; 20 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KWSU (1250 AM; 5 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KWEI (1260 AM; 50 kW; WEISER, ID; Owner: TREASURE VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Strongest FM radio stations in Reubens:

  • KNWO (90.1 FM; COTTONWOOD, ID; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KORT-FM (92.7 FM; GRANGEVILLE, ID; Owner: 4-K RADIO, INC.)
  • KLER-FM (95.3 FM; OROFINO, ID; Owner: CENTRAL IDAHO BROADCASTING)
  • KMOK (106.9 FM; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: IDA-VEND COMPANY, INC.)
  • KVTY (105.1 FM; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: IDAVEND CO. INC.)
  • KCLK-FM (94.1 FM; CLARKSTON, WA; Owner: CLARKSTON BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KOZE-FM (96.5 FM; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: 4-K RADIO, INC.)
  • K213BN (90.5 FM; OROFINO, ID; Owner: ALACCA BIBLE CONFERENCE, INC.)
  • KVAB (102.9 FM; CLARKSTON, WA; Owner: CLARKSTON BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • K272DO (102.3 FM; OROFINO, ID; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KHTR (104.3 FM; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KNWV (90.5 FM; CLARKSTON, WA; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KATW (101.5 FM; LEWISTON, ID; Owner: PACIFIC EMPIRE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KZZL-FM (99.5 FM; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: PALOUSE COUNTRY, INC.)
  • KZFN (106.1 FM; MOSCOW, ID; Owner: KRPL, INC.)
  • KRFA-FM (91.7 FM; MOSCOW, ID; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • K274AS (102.7 FM; KAMIAH, ETC., ID; Owner: WASHINGTON STATE UNIVERSITY)
  • KRLF (88.5 FM; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: LIVING FAITH F/SHIP EDUC. MINISTRIES)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 26ft / 8.0mTotal length
  • $762,000Total costs
  • 17,000Total average daily traffic
  • 2,720Total average daily truck traffic
  • 25,500Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

4
  • Brooklyn Baptiste, Gifford Reubens Road (Lat: 46.389917 Lon: -116.535417), Type: 76.0, Overall height: 76 m, Registrant: Nez Perce Tribe, Chriss@nezperce.Org, , 365 Lapwa-i, Phone: (208) 621-3632
  • Brooklyn Baptiste, Gifford Reubens Road (Lat: 46.389917 Lon: -116.535417), Type: 76.0, Overall height: 76 m, Registrant: Nez Perce Tribe, Chriss@nezperce.Org, , 365 Lapwa-i, Phone: (208) 621-3632
  • Brooklyn Baptiste, Gifford Reubens Road (Lat: 46.389917 Lon: -116.535417), Type: 76.0, Overall height: 76 m, Registrant: Nez Perce Tribe, Chriss@nezperce.Org, , 365 Lapwa-i, Phone: (208) 621-3632
  • Brooklyn Baptiste, Gifford Reubens Road (Lat: 46.389917 Lon: -116.535417), Type: 76.0, Overall height: 76 m, Registrant: Nez Perce Tribe, Chriss@nezperce.Org, , 365 Lapwa-i, Phone: (208) 621-3632

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • TU 17, Gifford Reubens Road (Lat: 46.389917 Lon: -116.535417), Type: Gtower, Structure height: 76 m, Call Sign: WQOM448,
    Assigned Frequencies: 11545.0 MHz, 11545.0 MHz, 11665.0 MHz, 11665.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11385.0 MHz, 11425.0 MHz, 11265.0 MHz, 11305.0 MHz, 11225.0 MHz, Grant Date: 11/15/2011, Expiration Date: 11/15/2021, Certifier: Brooklyn Baptiste, Registrant: Nez Perce Tribe, 120 Bever Road, Lapwai, ID 83540, Phone: (208) 621-4740, Fax: (208) 476-5578, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

1
  • Call Sign: KF7SYO, Licensee ID: L01676752, Grant Date: 12/08/2011, Expiration Date: 12/08/2021, Certifier: Marion G Watkins, Registrant: Marion G Watkins, 37279 Growler Point Rd, Reubens, ID 83548

Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Reubens, ID
  • 33.3%Electricity
  • 33.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 33.3%Wood
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Reubens, ID
  • 100.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Reubens compared to Idaho state average:

  • Median house value below state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly 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.
  • Number of rooms per house above state average.
  • House age significantly above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
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