Sun Valley, Idaho

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Population in 2013: 1,408 (14% urban, 86% rural). Population change since 2000: -1.3%
 
Males: 771  (54.8%)
Females: 637  (45.2%)
Median resident age:  54.4 years
Idaho median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 83353, 83354.

Sun Valley Zip Code Map
Estimated median household income in 2013: $60,416 (it was $71,000 in 2000)
Sun Valley:

$60,416
ID:

$46,783

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $42,396 (it was $50,563 in 2000)

Sun Valley city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $908,978 (it was $610,900 in 2000)
Sun Valley:

$908,978
ID:

$159,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $636,605; Detached houses: $727,780; Townhouses or other attached units: $280,908; In 2-unit structures: $340,380; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $305,219; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $390,002; Mobile homes: $91,731

Median gross rent in 2013: $1,102.

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  • Races in Sun Valley, ID (2010)

    Sun Valley races chart
    • 1,31093.2%White alone
    • 654.6%Hispanic
    • 130.9%Two or more races
    • 110.8%Asian alone
    • 30.2%Black alone
    • 30.2%American Indian alone
    • 10.07%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Sun Valley: 106.7 (more than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Ancestries: English (23.1%), German (12.4%), Irish (7.3%), United States (5.3%), Scottish (3.3%), Norwegian (3.1%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated in 1947

Elevation: 5940 feet

Land area: 9.87 square miles.

Population density: 143 people per square mile   (very low).

Sun Valley,ID real estate house value index trend

Sun Valley, Idaho map

For population 25 years and over in Sun Valley:

  • High school or higher: 100.1%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 71.7%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 27.6%
  • Unemployed: 14.8%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 10.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sun Valley city:

  • Never married: 18.9%
  • Now married: 62.8%
  • Separated: 0.6%
  • Widowed: 7.1%
  • Divorced: 10.5%

200 residents are foreign born (7.6% Europe, 2.3% Latin America, 2.2% Oceania).

This city:

14.0%
Idaho:

5.0%



According to our research of Idaho and other state lists there was 1 registered sex offender living in Sun Valley, Idaho as of September 05, 2015.
The ratio of number of residents in Sun Valley to the number of sex offenders is 1,394 to 1.
The number of registered sex offenders compared to the number of residents in this city is a lot smaller than the state average.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $3,558 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $6,462 (0.6%)

Sun Valley satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Boise, ID (95.0 miles , pop. 185,787).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (424.7 miles , pop. 224,220).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (698.0 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Ketchum, ID (1.2 miles ), Hailey, ID (3.4 miles ), Bellevue, ID (3.9 miles ), East Camas, ID (5.1 miles ), Fairfield, ID (5.7 miles ), Carey, ID (5.7 miles ), West Camas, ID (5.8 miles ), Mackay, ID (6.3 miles ).

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 63 buildings, average cost: $271,100
  • 1998: 66 buildings, average cost: $271,100
  • 1999: 69 buildings, average cost: $271,100
  • 2000: 27 buildings, average cost: $790,600
  • 2001: 24 buildings, average cost: $932,800
  • 2002: 21 buildings, average cost: $856,700
  • 2003: 11 buildings, average cost: $934,600
  • 2004: 18 buildings, average cost: $1,057,300
  • 2005: 22 buildings, average cost: $1,057,300
  • 2006: 21 buildings, average cost: $1,057,300
  • 2007: 20 buildings, average cost: $1,282,000
  • 2008: 2 buildings, average cost: $845,000
  • 2009: 3 buildings, average cost: $926,100
  • 2010: 2 buildings, average cost: $4,000,600
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $1,578,600
  • 2012: 8 buildings, average cost: $1,182,300

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Latitude: 43.68 N, Longitude: 114.34 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 208

Sun Valley household income distribution Sun Valley home values distribution

Crime rates in Sun Valley by Year
Type 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013
Murders 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
Rapes 0011000100000
per 100,000 0.00.067.867.80.00.00.069.00.00.00.00.00.0
Robberies 0000002100000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.0137.569.00.00.00.00.00.0
Assaults 2200324233118
per 100,000 137.3135.20.00.0201.3135.0274.9137.9204.1202.370.371.2575.1
Burglaries 14663479934131
per 100,000 960.9405.7407.1203.4268.5472.3618.6620.7204.1269.770.3213.771.9
Thefts 443933242826151815101298
per 100,000 3,019.92,636.92,238.81,627.11,879.21,754.41,030.91,241.41,020.4674.3843.9641.0575.1
Auto thefts 2003422100021
per 100,000 137.30.00.0203.4268.5135.0137.569.00.00.00.0142.571.9
Arson 0000000000000
per 100,000 0.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.00.0
City-data.com crime index (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 294.7) 140.9100.1107.293.296.987.7119.3125.759.753.732.841.292.6

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Crime rate in Sun Valley detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2013, including police officers: 10 (9 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

6.47
Idaho average:

1.68

Sun Valley tourist attractions:

Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.9%
Idaho:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +437 (+44.1%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (29%)
  • Accommodation and food services (16%)
  • Health care and social assistance (11%)
  • Construction (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Educational services (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (19%)
  • Finance and insurance (13%)
  • Real estate and rental and leasing (13%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (10%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (10%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (8%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (20%)
  • Management occupations (18%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (34%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (10%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (7%)
  • Fire fighting and prevention, and other protective service workers including supervisors (7%)
  • Arts, design, entertainment, sports, and media occupations (6%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (6%)

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

Average climate in Sun Valley, Idaho

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Sun Valley-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Idaho state average. It is 302% 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 38.5 miles away from the city 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 193.1 miles away from Sun Valley center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 273.2 miles away from the city center
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 42.7 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 47.1 miles away from Sun Valley center
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 149.3 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 Blaine County (5) is smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 2

Causes of natural disasters: Fires: 2, Drought: 1, Flood: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Sun Valley topographic map

Birthplace of: Bowe Bergdahl - Soldier in Taliban custody, Isabella Boylston - Ballet dancer, Joe Cannon (soccer) - Soccer player, Joe Cannon - Major League Soccer player (Colorado, born: Jan 1, 1975), Maria Maricich - Olympic alpine skier.

Hospitals and medical centers in Sun Valley:

  • MORITZ COMMUNITY HOSPITAL (BOX 86)
  • WOOD RIVER MEDICAL CENTER (PO BOX 86)

Heliports located in Sun Valley:

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Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sun Valley:

  • College of Southern Idaho (about 77 miles; Twin Falls, ID; Full-time enrollment: 5,051)
  • Boise State University (about 94 miles; Boise, ID; FT enrollment: 16,774)
  • College of Western Idaho (about 109 miles; Nampa, ID; FT enrollment: 6,300)
  • Northwest Nazarene University (about 112 miles; Nampa, ID; FT enrollment: 2,290)
  • Idaho State University (about 112 miles; Pocatello, ID; FT enrollment: 10,350)
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 129 miles; Rexburg, ID; FT enrollment: 30,522)
  • Treasure Valley Community College (about 134 miles; Ontario, OR; FT enrollment: 2,055)

Private high school in Sun Valley:

  • THE COMMUNITY SCHOOL (Students: 300; Location: 181 DOLLAR RD; Grades: KG - 12)

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Notable locations in Sun Valley: Sun Valley Village (A), Sun Valley Fire Department (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Hotels: Sun Valley City - Visitor Information (Po Box 2420), Elkhorn Resort (1 Elkhorn Road), Sun Valley Company - Condominiums- Administrative Offices- Sun Valley Lodge & (Sun Valley Resort), Lew's Place (219 Alturas), Sun Valley Elkhorn Resort (1 Elkhorn Road), Pete Lane's (Sun Valley Mall), Tamarack Lodge (Sun Valley Road And Walnut Avenue P O Box 2000), Sun Valley/Ketchum Chamber of Commmerce (411 North Main Street).

Blaine County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

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

HEATHERLANDS SUBD (Population served: 225, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations

Drinking water stations with addresses in Sun Valley that have no violations reported:

  • ASPEN HOLLOW HOMEOWNERS ASSOC (Population served: 75, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 8.3%
(8.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 14.1% for Hispanic or Latino residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.0 people
Idaho:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  59.0%
Whole state:  69.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.5%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.5% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.3% of all households
192 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers in 2010
256 people in other workers' dormitories in 2000

Sun Valley, Idaho environmental map by EPA

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Sun Valley compared to Idaho state average:

  • Median house value significantly above state average.
  • Black race population percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage below state average.
  • Median age significantly above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Number of college students significantly below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly above state average.

Banks with branches in Sun Valley (2011 data):

  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Sun Valley Branch at Boardwalk Mall, branch established on 1969/12/15. 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

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Sun Valley, Idaho:

  • Elkhorn Resort, 100 Elkhorn Rd, Sun Valley, ID 83354 , Phone: (208) 622-4511
  • Sun Valley Inn, One Sun Valley Rd, Sun Valley, ID 83353 , Phone: (208) 622-4111, Fax: (208) 622-3700
All 2 fire-safe hotels and motels in Sun Valley, Idaho

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

8.6
Idaho average:

11.0

Sun Valley travel time to work - commute Sun Valley mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (59%)
  • Electricity (39%)
  • Wood (2%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Sun Valley city (based on Blaine County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other2,5459
Catholic2,0752
Mainline Protestant8294
Evangelical Protestant64810
None15,279-
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: 5
Blaine County:

2.33 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Blaine County:

0.93 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

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

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 49
Here:

22.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

4.9%
Idaho:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Blaine County:

15.8%
Idaho:

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

13.1%
State:

11.7%
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 1$6,404$76,8480$0
Other Government Administration 10$42,265$50,7181$2,857
Police Protection - Officers 11$58,129$63,4130$0
Police - Other 1$4,068$48,8160$0
Firefighters 3$20,118$80,47232$25,003
Streets and Highways 3$17,307$69,2280$0
Totals for Government 29$148,291$61,36233$27,860

Sun Valley government finances - Expenditure in 2002 (per resident):

  • Construction - Regular Highways: $159,000 ($112.93)
  • Current Operations - General - Other: $877,000 ($622.87)
    Financial Administration: $692,000 ($491.48)
    Police Protection: $575,000 ($408.38)
    Fire Protection: $346,000 ($245.74)
    Regular Highways: $221,000 ($156.96)
  • General - Interest on Debt: $348,000 ($247.16)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Financial Administration: $389,000 ($276.28)
    Fire Protection: $43,000 ($30.54)
    Regular Highways: $31,000 ($22.02)
    General - Other: $3,000 ($2.13)
  • Total Salaries & Wages: $1,037,000 ($736.51)

Sun Valley government finances - Revenue in 2002 (per resident):

  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $171,000 ($121.45)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Support: $519,000 ($368.61)
    Highways: $49,000 ($34.80)
  • Tax - Property: $2,410,000 ($1711.65)
    Other Selective Sales: $1,318,000 ($936.08)
    NEC: $158,000 ($112.22)
    Public Utilities: $79,000 ($56.11)

Sun Valley government finances - Debt in 2002 (per resident):

  • Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding, NEC: $5,800,000 ($4119.32)
  • Long Term Debt Outstanding - Full Faith & Credit - Other, NEC: $5,045,000 ($3583.10)
  • Long Term Debt Retired Unspecified - Other, NEC: $755,000 ($536.22)

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

  • Other Funds - Cash & Deposits: $2,922,000 ($2075.28)

5.52% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,285 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.52%
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  0.85% ($32,286 average AGI)
from Twin Falls County, ID  0.38% ($21,871)
from Lincoln County, ID  0.22% ($32,000)


7.29% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,967 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.29%
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  1.02% ($28,659 average AGI)
to Twin Falls County, ID  0.38% ($28,750)
to King County, WA  0.36% ($65,733)

Strongest AM radio stations in Sun Valley:

  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KWEI (1260 AM; 50 kW; WEISER, ID; Owner: TREASURE VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • 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.)
  • KZNR (690 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KRXR (1480 AM; 5 kW; GOODING, ID; Owner: MARIA ELENA JUAREZ)
  • KGEM (1140 AM; 10 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KBGN (1060 AM; daytime; 10 kW; CALDWELL, ID; Owner: NELSON M. AND KAREN E. WILSON)
  • KIDO (580 AM; 5 kW; NAMPA, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFXD (630 AM; 5 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Sun Valley:

  • KECH-FM (95.3 FM; SUN VALLEY, ID; Owner: ALPINE BROADCASTING LTD PARTNERSHIP)
  • KSKI-FM (103.7 FM; SUN VALLEY, ID; Owner: ALPINE BROADCASTING LTD PARTNERSHIP)
  • KYZK (107.5 FM; SUN VALLEY, ID; Owner: ALPINE BROADCASTING, LTD.)
  • KIKX (104.7 FM; KETCHUM, ID; Owner: AGM-IDAHO BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • K216CY (91.1 FM; SUN VALLEY, ID; Owner: BOISE ST. UNIV., ID ST BD OF EDUCA.)
  • KWRV (91.9 FM; SUN VALLEY, ID; Owner: MINNESOTA PUBLIC RADIO)
  • K276DW (103.1 FM; KETCHUM, ETC., ID; Owner: E-DA-HOE, INC.)
  • KISY (100.7 FM; GOODING, ID; Owner: AGM-IDAHO BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • K228DO (93.5 FM; KETCHUM, ID; Owner: IDAHO STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • K204CC (88.7 FM; CHALLIS, ETC., ID; Owner: CHALLIS MISSION CHURCH)
  • K203DS (88.5 FM; KETCHUM/HAILEY, ID; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Sun Valley:

  • KSVT-LP (Channel 20; KETCHUM, ID; Owner: E-DA-HOE, INC.)
  • K13HG (Channel 13; KETCHUM, ETC., ID; Owner: CATAMOUNT-IDAHO LICENSE L.L.C.)
  • KIDA (Channel 5; SUN VALLEY, ID; Owner: MARCIA T. TURNER D/B/A TURNER ENTERPRISES)
  • KSVX-LP (Channel 18; HAILEY, ID; Owner: E-DA-HOE, INC.)

Sun Valley fatal accident list:

Jul 15, 1983 01:10 AM, Elkhorn Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Jun 8, 1982 10:45 PM, Elkhorn Rd, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
Sep 4, 1976 05:35 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken persons involved: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 4Number of bridges
  • 4m13ftTotal length
  • $921,000Total costs
  • 6,200Total average daily traffic
  • 262Total average daily truck traffic
  • 9,300Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers:

1
  • Atop Dollar Mountain, Elkhorn Road (Lat: 43.682972 Lon: -114.348389), Type: Tower, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 15.2 m, Call Sign: KNKQ387
    Assigned Frequencies: 880.020 MHz, 880.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 835.020 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 891.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz, 846.510 MHz
    Grant Date: 08/31/2010, Expiration Date: 10/01/2020, Certifier: Erik Young
    Registrant: Verizon Wireless, 1120 Sanctuary Pkwy, #150 Gasa5reg, Alpharetta, GA 30009-7630, Phone: (770) 797-1070, Fax: (770) 797-1036, Email:

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

3
  • Richard J Byrne, In The Sw 1/4 Of The Sw 1/4 Of Section 16 (Lat: 43.673861 Lon: -114.323694), Type: 13.7, Overall height: 13.7 m
    Registrant: 4256435000, Fcc@wacorp.Net, 1200 112TH AVE NE, SUITE C-191
  • Richard J Byrne, In The Sw 1/4 Of The Sw 1/4 Of Section 16 (Lat: 43.673861 Lon: -114.323694), Type: 13.7, Overall height: 13.7 m
    Registrant: 4256435000, Fcc@wacorp.Net, 1200 112TH AVE NE, SUITE C-191
  • Edward G Roach, In The Sw 1/4 Of The Sw 1/4 Of Section 16 (Lat: 43.673861 Lon: -114.323694), Type: 13.7, Overall height: 13.7 m
    Registrant: 9194695559, Ewisz@towerco.Com, 100 TOWERVIEW COURT

FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:

2
  • 1 1/2 Mi Se (Lat: 43.680750 Lon: -114.332000), Call Sign: KXO255
    Assigned Frequencies: 152.420 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/20/1998, Expiration Date: 03/28/2003, Cancellation Date: 06/29/2003
    Registrant: Elkhorn At Sun Valley, Sun Valley, ID 83353
  • Lat: 43.698806 Lon: -114.350417, Call Sign: WPXE676
    Assigned Frequencies: 463.612 MHz, 463.637 MHz, 468.612 MHz, 468.637 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/23/2013, Expiration Date: 03/18/2023, Certifier: Ken Zimmerman
    Registrant: Sun Valley Company, Sun Valley, ID 83353, Phone: (208) 622-2915, Fax: (208) 622-2043, Email:

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

5
  • SUN VALLEY, ID, Various Locations (Lat: 43.732778 Lon: -114.383889), Overall height: 6.1 m, Call Sign: WNTW976
    Assigned Frequencies: 956.331 MHz, 956.331 MHz, 956.331 MHz
    Grant Date: 02/03/2010, Expiration Date: 04/06/2020
    Registrant: Utc Spectrum Services, 200 North Glebe Rd #1000, Arlington, VA 22203, Phone: (703) 558-2214, Fax: (703) 558-0523, Email:
  • 1 Mi S (Lat: 43.557944 Lon: -114.332250), Overall height: 45.7 m, Call Sign: WPNE612
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.093 MHz, 928.093 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/11/1997, Expiration Date: 04/11/2002, Cancellation Date: 07/14/2002
    Registrant: Phone: (860) 529-9029
  • Dollar MT, 8 Km Ene Of Triumph (Lat: 43.681667 Lon: -114.347500), Type: Ntower, Structure height: 10.9 m, Overall height: 12.1 m, Call Sign: WPRV985
    Assigned Frequencies: 952.818 MHz, 928.818 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/07/2011, Expiration Date: 02/26/2021, Certifier: William Chapman
    Registrant: Mdu Resources Group, Inc., 1200 West Century Avenue, Bismarck, ND 58506-5650, Phone: (701) 530-1042, Fax: (701) 530-1751
  • Sun Valley School, Sun Valley Community School 181 Dollar Road (Lat: 43.688889 Lon: -114.354167), Type: Pole, Structure height: 4.6 m, Call Sign: WPXW743
    Assigned Frequencies: 949.250 MHz
    Grant Date: 06/24/2003, Expiration Date: 10/01/2013, Certifier: Thomas J Kigin
    Registrant: Minnesota Public Radio, 480 Cedar Street, Saint Paul, MN 55101, Phone: (651) 290-1259, Fax: (651) 290-1243, Email:
  • Bald Mtn RPT, Nfs Rd 2601 (Lat: 48.330750 Lon: -116.692972), Type: Ltower, Structure height: 30.5 m, Overall height: 31.4 m, Call Sign: WQGF972
    Assigned Frequencies: 17800.0 MHz, 17840.0 MHz, 23035.0 MHz, 23085.0 MHz, 18050.0 MHz
    Grant Date: 01/08/2007, Expiration Date: 01/08/2017, Certifier: Scott Kirby
    Registrant: Trillion Partners, Inc., 9208 Waterford Centre Blvd, Suite 150, Austin, TX 78758, Phone: (512) 334-4100, Fax: (512) 334-4099, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

37 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Sun Valley)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

17 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Sun Valley)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
  • Hazardous Condition: 14

Incident types - Sun Valley

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Sun Valley, ID
Most common first names in Sun Valley, ID among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William1077.2 years
Robert672.3 years
James563.8 years
George566.0 years
Charles472.5 years
John477.2 years
Dorothy491.8 years
Donald376.7 years
Barbara378.0 years
Helen395.4 years
Most common last names in Sun Valley, ID among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Taylor489.5 years
Hicks292.5 years
Goheen296.5 years
Anderson274.1 years
Atterbury268.0 years
Michaud285.5 years
Jones270.5 years
Keirn291.5 years
Helming273.5 years
Brink283.5 years

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  • #33 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Real estate and rental and leasing"
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  • #94 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the highest number of police officers in 2006 per 1000 residents"
  • #22 (83354) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Brazilian first ancestries"
  • #66 (83353) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Estonian first ancestries"
  • #26 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2000-2003"
  • #101 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2006"
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