Salmon, Idaho

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Population in 2014: 3,033 (95% urban, 5% rural). Population change since 2000: -2.9%
 
Males: 1,486  (49.0%)
Females: 1,547  (51.0%)
Median resident age:  42.0 years
Idaho median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 83467.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $26,149 (it was $26,823 in 2000)
Salmon:

$26,149
ID:

$46,783

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $21,977 (it was $15,749 in 2000)

Salmon city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $124,767 (it was $73,800 in 2000)
Salmon:

$124,767
ID:

$159,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $202,669; Detached houses: $226,320; Townhouses or other attached units: $94,774; Mobile homes: $74,852

Median gross rent in 2013: $491.

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  • Races in Salmon, ID (2013)

    Salmon races chart
    • 2,90192.1%White alone
    • 1133.6%Hispanic
    • 622.0%Two or more races
    • 411.3%Asian alone
    • 140.4%American Indian alone
    • 90.3%Black alone

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Salmon: 85.8 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (19.5%), Irish (13.5%), English (13.1%), United States (5.9%), Norwegian (5.8%), Swedish (4.4%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 3950 feet

Land area: 1.72 square miles.

Population density: 1,762 people per square mile   (low).

Salmon,ID real estate house value index trend

Salmon, Idaho map

For population 25 years and over in Salmon:

  • High school or higher: 87.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 20.3%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 5.7%
  • Unemployed: 8.2%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 13.0 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Salmon city:

  • Never married: 20.7%
  • Now married: 49.9%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 11.0%
  • Divorced: 16.9%

38 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.2%
Idaho:

5.0%



According to our research of Idaho and other state lists there were 15 registered sex offenders living in Salmon, Idaho as of May 27, 2016.
The ratio of number of residents in Salmon to the number of sex offenders is 203 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $840 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $732 (0.7%)

Salmon satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Missoula, MT (116.6 miles , pop. 57,053).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (424.2 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (803.0 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Forney, ID (4.5 miles) , Patterson, ID (5.1 miles ), Wisdom, MT (6.1 miles) , Big Hole Basin, MT (6.2 miles ), Clark Canyon-Horse Prairie, MT (6.5 miles ), Leadore, ID (6.6 miles) , Sula-Edwards, MT (6.7 miles ), Sula, MT (6.8 miles) .

Latitude: 45.18 N, Longitude: 113.90 W

Area code: 208

Salmon household income distribution Salmon home values distribution

Crime rates in Salmon by Year
Type 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
Murders 00100000000
per 100,000 0.00.031.70.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 02001001011
per 100,000 0.063.80.00.034.00.00.031.80.033.133.3
Robberies 00001101000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.034.033.60.031.80.00.00.0
Assaults 427331010107710
per 100,000 129.163.8222.198.2101.9336.1320.5317.9222.6231.8332.7
Burglaries 121031714101210101115
per 100,000 387.3319.095.2556.6475.4336.1384.6317.9318.0364.2499.0
Thefts 4234352413233535192516
per 100,000 1,355.71,084.51,110.4785.9441.4773.11,121.81,112.5604.1827.8532.3
Auto thefts 13040331143
per 100,000 32.395.70.0131.00.0100.896.231.831.8132.599.8
Arson 00100000000
per 100,000 0.00.031.70.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 280.6) 109.3136.6158.3100.1108.2139.3143.0167.293.1141.5156.7

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Crime rate in Salmon detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2014, including police officers: 7 (6 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

2.00
Idaho average:

1.67
Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

5.1%
Idaho:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +69 (+2.3%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (14%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Information (12%)
  • Other services, except public administration (8%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (23%)
  • Other services, except public administration (17%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Sales and related occupations (23%)
  • Material moving occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (7%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (5%)
  • Production occupations (5%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (16%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (10%)
  • Legal occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (5%)

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

Average climate in Salmon, Idaho

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Salmon-area historical earthquake activity is below Idaho state average. It is 105% 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 164.7 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 76.3 miles away from Salmon center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 371.4 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, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 47.8 miles away from the city center
On 10/29/1983 at 23:29:11, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.0 MS, 5.8 ML) earthquake occurred 59.7 miles away from Salmon center
On 10/28/1983 at 19:51:24, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.8 ML) earthquake occurred 73.7 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 Lemhi County (2) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Fire: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Salmon topographic map

Birthplace of: Chesley G. Peterson - Recipient of the Purple Heart medal, J. D. Folsom - Football player, David Schroeder - College basketball player (Idaho State Bengals), J. D. Cannon - Actor, Jesse Rutherford, Jr. - Marine.

Hospitals and medical centers in Salmon:

  • STEELE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (MAIN AND DAISY (BOX 700))
  • STEELE MEMORIAL MEDICAL CENTER (Voluntary non-profit - Other, 203 SOUTH DAISY STREET)
  • HEARTHSIDE HOME HEALTH AGENCY (1403 LEADORE AVENUE)
  • DISCOVERY CARE CENTER (600 SHANAFELT STREET)
  • SALMON VALLEY CARE CENTER (RT 1 AIRPORT ROAD BOX 221)

Airports and heliports located in Salmon:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Salmon:

  • The University of Montana (about 117 miles; Missoula, MT; Full-time enrollment: 13,602)
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 141 miles; Rexburg, ID; FT enrollment: 30,522)
  • Montana State University (about 143 miles; Bozeman, MT; FT enrollment: 12,942)
  • Boise State University (about 158 miles; Boise, ID; FT enrollment: 16,774)
  • College of Western Idaho (about 169 miles; Nampa, ID; FT enrollment: 6,300)
  • Treasure Valley Community College (about 172 miles; Ontario, OR; FT enrollment: 2,055)
  • Northwest Nazarene University (about 173 miles; Nampa, ID; FT enrollment: 2,290)

Public high schools in Salmon:

Public elementary/middle school in Salmon:

Private elementary/middle school in Salmon:

See full list of schools located in Salmon

Library in Salmon:

  • LEMHI COUNTY DISTRICT (Operating income: $164,512; Location: 204 MAIN ST; 28,365 books; 449 audio materials; 528 video materials; 4 local licensed databases; 51 state licensed databases; 65 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • The Salmon Christian School Was closed by Salmon Assembly of God in around the year 2000. Another school using the same name was opened by another church then closed in 2003.
  • Schools: Upper Carmen Charter School, grades K-3, State of Idaho accredited with emphasis on reading, math, and music.

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Notable locations in Salmon: Bureau of Land Management Salmon Field Office (A), Salmon Advanced Ambulance Service Station 2 (B), Salmon City - Lemhi County Fire District 1 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Happy Hollow Vacation Inc (Tours & Charters; Highway 93 South), Destination Wilderness (Tours & Charters; General Delivery), Castle Creek Outfitters & Guest Ranch (Tours & Charters; Highway 28 & Sevente), ARTA River Trips (Tours & Charters; 426 Confederate Drive).

Hotels: Stagecoach Inn (201 Highway 93 North), Greyhouse Inn B&B (1115 Highway 93 South), Wagons West Motel (US93 North), Salmon Super 8 (104 Courthouse Drive), Motel Deluxe (112 South Church Street).

Lemhi 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 110. This is significantly worse than average.

City:

110
U.S.:

75

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2004 was 21.0. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

21.0
U.S.:

20.0

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2013 was 11.6. This is worse than average. Closest monitor was 0.7 miles away from the city center.

City:

11.6
U.S.:

9.4
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 31.2%
(31.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 63.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 57.1% for American Indian residents, 1.3% for two or more races residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.1 people
Idaho:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  56.8%
Whole state:  69.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  6.8%
Whole state:  6.3%

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

People in group quarters in Salmon in 2010:

  • 59 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 9 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 4 people in residential treatment centers for adults
  • 2 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles
14 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000
11 people in other group homes in 2000

Salmon, Idaho environmental map by EPA

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Banks with branches in Salmon (2011 data):

  • U.S. Bank National Association: Salmon Branch at 501 Main Street, branch established on 1934/03/15. Info updated 2012/01/30: Bank assets: $330,470.8 mil, Deposits: $236,091.5 mil, headquarters in Cincinnati, OH, positive income, 3121 total offices, Holding Company: U.S. Bancorp
  • Bank of America, National Association: Salmon Branch at 603 Shoup St, branch established on 1978/08/01. Info updated 2009/11/18: Bank assets: $1,451,969.3 mil, Deposits: $1,077,176.8 mil, headquarters in Charlotte, NC, positive income, 5782 total offices, Holding Company: Bank Of America Corporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Salmon Branch at 116 N Andrews St, branch established on 1971/06/18. 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
  • Summit National Bank: Salmon Branch at 100 Courthouse Drive, Suite A, branch established on 2011/11/21. Info updated 2009/09/21: Bank assets: $71.5 mil, Deposits: $61.4 mil, headquarters in Hulett, WY, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 5 total offices, Holding Company: Hulett Bancorp

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.5
Idaho average:

11.0

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

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Salmon city (based on Lemhi County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other1,6095
Evangelical Protestant1,39812
Catholic3942
Mainline Protestant2374
None4,298-
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: 6
Lemhi County:

7.80 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

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

1.30 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

0.53 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Lemhi County:

7.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

13.00 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

7.8%
Idaho:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Lemhi County:

26.1%
Idaho:

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

7.6%
State:

11.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

53.1%
Idaho:

47.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Salmon:

50.8%
Idaho:

44.1%

Average BMI:
This city:

28.5
Idaho:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

19.7%
Idaho:

22.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
This city:

9.2%
Idaho:

10.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Here:

6.9
Idaho:

6.8

Overweight people:
Here:

35.4%
Idaho:

33.0%

General health condition:
This city:

58.8%
Idaho:

54.8%

Average condition of hearing:
Salmon:

77.7%
Idaho:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Salmon, 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
Financial Administration 1$3,542$42,5040$0
Other Government Administration 2$7,991$47,9468$6,455
Police Protection - Officers 7$26,572$45,5520$0
Police - Other 1$3,328$39,9360$0
Streets and Highways 4$7,062$21,1860$0
Sewerage 2$10,933$65,5980$0
Parks and Recreation 1$3,456$41,4720$0
Water Supply 3$17,097$68,3880$0
Totals for Government 21$79,981$45,7038$6,455

Salmon government finances - Expenditure in 2006 (per resident):

  • Construction - Housing and Community Development: $7,000 ($2.31)
  • Current Operations - Water Utilities: $589,000 ($194.20)
    Police Protection: $474,000 ($156.28)
    Parks and Recreation: $426,000 ($140.45)
    Sewerage: $422,000 ($139.14)
    Central Staff Services: $286,000 ($94.30)
    Regular Highways: $248,000 ($81.77)
    Housing and Community Development: $91,000 ($30.00)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $70,000 ($23.08)
    General Public Buildings: $37,000 ($12.20)
    Local Fire Protection: $27,000 ($8.90)
    Financial Administration: $18,000 ($5.93)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $52,000 ($17.14)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Parks and Recreation: $84,000 ($27.70)
    Police Protection: $41,000 ($13.52)
    Central Staff Services: $15,000 ($4.95)
    Regular Highways: $10,000 ($3.30)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities, NEC: $10,000 ($3.30)
    General Public Building: $7,000 ($2.31)
    Sewerage: $6,000 ($1.98)
    Water Utilities: $4,000 ($1.32)
    Housing and Community Development: $1,000 ($0.33)
    Local Fire Protection: $1,000 ($0.33)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $1,340,000 ($441.81)
  • Water Utilities - Interest on Debt: $1,000 ($0.33)

Salmon government finances - Revenue in 2006 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $303,000 ($99.90)
    Parks and Recreation: $51,000 ($16.82)
    Miscellaneous Commercial Activities: $46,000 ($15.17)
    All Other: $32,000 ($10.55)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Housing and Community Development: $73,000 ($24.07)
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $63,000 ($20.77)
    Donations From Private Sources: $42,000 ($13.85)
    Interest Earnings: $33,000 ($10.88)
    Fines and Forfeits: $17,000 ($5.61)
    Rents: $13,000 ($4.29)
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $472,000 ($155.62)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $412,000 ($135.84)
    Highways: $117,000 ($38.58)
    Housing and Community Development: $108,000 ($35.61)
  • Tax - Property: $853,000 ($281.24)
    Public Utilities Sales: $15,000 ($4.95)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $6,000 ($1.98)
    Occupation and Business License, NEC: $6,000 ($1.98)

Salmon government finances - Debt in 2006 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt - Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,670,000 ($880.32)
    Issue, Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,375,000 ($453.35)
    Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,329,000 ($438.18)
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $34,000 ($11.21)

Salmon government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006 (per resident):

  • Bond Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,156,000 ($381.14)
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $198,000 ($65.28)
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $1,012,000 ($333.66)

7.44% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($43,917 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.44%
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 Ada County, ID  0.34% ($38,600 average AGI)
from Bannock County, ID  0.34% ($27,700)
from Custer County, ID  0.34% ($37,700)


6.35% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($31,459 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.35%
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 Ada County, ID  0.49% ($19,357 average AGI)
to Bannock County, ID  0.35% ($22,700)

Strongest AM radio stations in Salmon:

  • KSRA (960 AM; 1 kW; SALMON, ID; Owner: SALMON RIVER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KWEI (1260 AM; 50 kW; WEISER, ID; Owner: TREASURE VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KBOW (550 AM; 5 kW; BUTTE, MT; Owner: BUTTE BROADCASTING INCORPORATED)
  • KOFI (1180 AM; 50 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KOFI, INC.)
  • KGVW (640 AM; 10 kW; BELGRADE, MT; Owner: GALLATIN VALLEY WITNESS, INC.)
  • KBSU (730 AM; 15 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: IDAHO STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KQQQ (1150 AM; 25 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KZNR (690 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Salmon:

  • KSRA-FM (92.7 FM; SALMON, ID; Owner: SALMON RIVER COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • K204CC (88.7 FM; CHALLIS, ETC., ID; Owner: CHALLIS MISSION CHURCH)
  • K257DJ (99.3 FM; SALMON, ID; Owner: CHRIST.RADIO TRANS.ASSOC./SALMON,INC)
  • K220CG (91.9 FM; SALMON, ID; Owner: IDAHO STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION)

TV broadcast stations around Salmon:

  • K46EC (Channel 46; SALMON, ID; Owner: SALMON TV TRANSLATOR DISTRICT)
  • K65BG (Channel 65; SALMON, ID; Owner: SALMON TELE. TRANSLATOR DISTRICT)
  • K69CA (Channel 69; SALMON, ETC., ID; Owner: SALMON TV TRANSLATOR DISTRICT)
  • K57CI (Channel 57; SALMON, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
Salmon fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 2014

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

See more detailed statistics of Salmon fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2014 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 5Number of bridges
  • 19m62ftTotal length
  • $8,839,000Total costs
  • 7,180Total average daily traffic
  • 224Total average daily truck traffic
  • 10,770Total future (year 2034) average daily traffic
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Salmon)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 42 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 27 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers in Salmon, ID)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 3 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 81 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Salmon)

FAA Registered Aircraft Manufacturers and Dealers: 1 (See the full list of FAA Registered Manufacturers and Dealers in Salmon)
FAA Registered Aircraft: 29 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft)

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

WILLIAMS LAKE SUBD (Population served: 200, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
ELK BEND UNIT 1 (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
USFS INDIAN CREEK GUARD STATION (Population served: 100, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between APR-2009 and JUN-2009, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 5 regular monitoring violations
USFS CORN CREEK BOAT RAMP (Population served: 70, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
PONDEROSA MOBILE HOME PARK (Serves MT, Population served: 60, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In AUG-2011, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (AUG-31-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (2 times from AUG-31-2011 to AUG-31-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-27-2011), St Public Notif received (OCT-31-2011)
Past monitoring violations:
  • Follow-up Or Routine LCR Tap M/R - In OCT-01-2004, Contaminant: Lead and Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Public Notif requested (JAN-04-2005), St Violation/Reminder Notice (JAN-04-2005), St Compliance achieved (SEP-18-2007)
  • One routine major monitoring violation
SHEPHERD OF THE VALLEY CHURCH (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
USFS NORTH FORK ADMINISTRATIVE SITE (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2013 and DEC-2013, Contaminant: Coliform. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (NOV-04-2013), St Public Notif requested (NOV-07-2013)
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JUL-2009, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - Between OCT-2008 and DEC-2008, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 minor monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations
USFS WAGONHAMMER SPRING (Population served: 45, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Hazardous Condition: 1
Most common first names in Salmon, ID among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5975.7 years
Robert4571.0 years
William4476.7 years
Charles4175.9 years
James3570.4 years
Mary2883.5 years
George2679.5 years
Margaret2680.2 years
Frank2583.4 years
Richard2274.1 years
Most common last names in Salmon, ID among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3880.0 years
Miller2373.6 years
Brown1682.1 years
Johnson1676.9 years
Jones1179.0 years
Nelson973.6 years
Snook988.1 years
Aldous973.6 years
Allen879.6 years
Stricklan870.7 years

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (46%)
  • Wood (30%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (13%)
  • Other fuel (6%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (2%)
  • Utility gas (1%)
Businesses in Salmon, ID
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1H&R Block1
Alco Stores1RadioShack1
Chevrolet1U-Haul1
FedEx1UPS4
Ford1

Salmon compared to Idaho state average:

  • Median household income below state average.
  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Black race population percentage 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 below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Institutionalized population percentage above state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
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  • Craig A. Wilcox (1)
  • Michael John Slavin (1)

Total of 2 patent applications in 2008-2016.