For population 25 years and over in St. Maries:
For population 15 years and over in St. Maries city:
70 residents are foreign born (0.7% Latin America, 0.6% North America, 0.4% Europe).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $787 (0.6%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spokane, WA (46.4 miles , pop. 195,629).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (262.4 miles , pop. 480,100).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (919.8 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Parkline, ID (2.4 miles) , Harrison, ID (3.7 miles ), Plummer, ID (3.8 miles ), Worley, ID (4.2 miles ), Tensed, ID (4.4 miles) , Pinehurst, ID (4.7 miles ), Smelterville, ID (4.9 miles ), Tekoa, WA (4.9 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 47.31 N, Longitude: 116.57 W
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in St. Maries detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 5 (5 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +107 (+4.2%).
Work and jobs in St. Maries: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in St. Maries, Idaho
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:St. Maries-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Idaho state average. It is 28% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 12/22/1998 at 01:17:47, a magnitude 4.7 (4.7 ML, 4.6 ML, Depth: 7.6 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 79.0 miles away from the city center
On 8/17/1994 at 06:56:49, a magnitude 4.1 (3.6 ML, 4.1 ML, Depth: 1.0 mi) earthquake occurred 38.7 miles away from St. Maries center
On 11/11/2001 at 16:00:29, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 MD, Depth: 2.9 mi) earthquake occurred 46.6 miles away from the city center
On 1/20/1998 at 16:33:06, a magnitude 4.0 (4.0 ML, 3.7 MD, Depth: 4.5 mi) earthquake occurred 83.5 miles away from the city center
On 6/28/1998 at 07:35:32, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MD, 3.6 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 56.1 miles away from St. Maries center
On 6/25/2001 at 14:15:23, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 MD, 3.5 ML, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 46.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: duration magnitude (MD), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Benewah County (7) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 6
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 3, Storms: 3, Heavy Rain: 1, Snow: 1, Fire: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: Lloyd G. McCarter - Army Medal of Honor recipient.
Airports and heliports located in St. Maries:
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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to St. Maries:
Particulate Matter (PM10) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 15.8. This is significantly better than average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.
Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µ/m3] level in 2010 was 10.9. This is about average. Closest monitor was 0.1 miles away from the city center.
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 16.4%
(14.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 83.3% for Black residents, 90.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
5 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
People in group quarters in St. Maries in 2000:
St. Maries compared to Idaho state average:
Banks with branches in St. Maries (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for St. Maries (based on Benewah County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 36.15%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 3
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Adult diabetes rate:
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.25% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,598 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:
7.80% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($28,299 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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St. Maries fatal accident list:
Jul 7, 2009 03:30 PM, Railroad Grade Rd, Lat: 47.32152778, Lon: -116.3938917, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
May 12, 1979 08:13 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
Jul 10, 1978 06:49 PM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Sep 8, 1978 03:33 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Nov 24, 1975 04:30 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 2
Total length: 15 meters (49ft)
Total costs: $4,049,000
Total average daily traffic: 8,800
Total average daily truck traffic: 528
Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic: 13,200
FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in St. Maries)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:1
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:12 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers:2 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:2
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Total of 4 patent applications in 2008-2014.