For population 25 years and over in Richfield:
For population 15 years and over in Richfield city:
45 residents are foreign born
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $856 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pocatello, ID (87.2 miles , pop. 51,466).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Portland, OR (453.3 miles , pop. 529,121).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (660.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Dietrich, ID (3.4 miles) , Shoshone, ID (3.9 miles ), Carey, ID (4.5 miles ), Hunt, ID (4.9 miles) , Bellevue, ID (5.4 miles ), Jerome, ID (5.4 miles ), Gooding, ID (5.4 miles ), Eden, ID (5.6 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 43.05 N, Longitude: 114.15 W
Area code: 208
Population change in the 1990s: +23 (+5.9%).
Work and jobs in Richfield: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Richfield, Idaho
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Richfield-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Idaho state average. It is 80% smaller 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 73.0 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 10/28/1983 at 19:51:24, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.8 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 76.6 miles away from Richfield center
On 10/29/1983 at 23:29:11, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.0 MS, 5.8 ML) earthquake occurred 87.9 miles away from the city center
On 8/22/1984 at 09:46:30, a magnitude 5.8 (5.0 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.8 ML) earthquake occurred 99.8 miles away from the city center
On 6/7/1994 at 13:30:03, a magnitude 5.0 (4.8 MB, 4.3 MS, 5.0 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 99.9 miles away from Richfield center
On 5/6/1992 at 10:22:12, a magnitude 4.4 (4.2 ML, 4.4 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 99.0 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Lincoln County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 2
Causes of natural disasters: Heavy Rain: 1, Drought: 1, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Richfield:
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Public high school in Richfield:
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2009 was 10.1. This is about average. There were 11 monitors within city limits.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 16.7%
(9.2% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 42.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 54.3% for other race residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
Richfield compared to Idaho state average:
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Religion statistics for Richfield city (based on Lincoln County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 41.72%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
Tables represent county-level data.
Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 2
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Number of full-service restaurants: 5
Adult diabetes rate:
Adult obesity rate:
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
10.66% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,519 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
10.97% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,264 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:2
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:1
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
FAA Registered Aircraft:1
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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