Swan Valley, Idaho

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Population in 2013: 214 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +0.5%
 
Males: 132  (61.7%)
Females: 82  (38.3%)
Median resident age:  57.6 years
Idaho median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 83449.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $40,449 (it was $37,083 in 2000)
Swan Valley:

$40,449
ID:

$46,783

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $23,432 (it was $18,527 in 2000)

Swan Valley city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $255,629 (it was $86,100 in 2000)
Swan Valley:

$255,629
ID:

$159,000

Median gross rent in 2013: $562.

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  • Races in Swan Valley, ID (2010)

    Swan Valley races chart
    • 19796.6%White alone
    • 31.5%Hispanic
    • 21.0%American Indian alone
    • 10.5%Asian alone
    • 10.5%Two or more races

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Swan Valley: 89.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: German (23.4%), English (16.3%), Scotch-Irish (9.9%), United States (9.2%), Irish (8.5%), Norwegian (7.1%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 5276 feet

Land area: 10.3 square miles.

Population density: 21 people per square mile   (very low).

Swan Valley,ID real estate house value index trend

Swan Valley, Idaho map

For population 25 years and over in Swan Valley:

  • High school or higher: 101.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 24.4%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.5%
  • Unemployed: 10.1%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 29.4 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Swan Valley city:

  • Never married: 8.5%
  • Now married: 78.6%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 5.0%
  • Divorced: 7.8%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $973 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $1,101 (0.3%)

Swan Valley satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Idaho Falls, ID (34.3 miles , pop. 50,730).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (411.2 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (687.6 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Irwin, ID (2.5 miles) , Victor, ID (4.0 miles ), Driggs, ID (4.7 miles ), Wilson, WY (4.9 miles ), Ririe, ID (4.9 miles ), Alpine Northwest, WY (5.0 miles) , Alpine Northeast, WY (5.0 miles) , Moose Wilson Road, WY (5.1 miles ).

Latitude: 43.45 N, Longitude: 111.35 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 208

Swan Valley household income distribution Swan Valley home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.8%
Idaho:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Population change in the 1990s: +64 (+43.0%).
Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (27%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (18%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (18%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (9%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Manufacturing (0%)
  • Wholesale trade (40%)
  • Manufacturing (10%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (0%)
  • Mining, quarrying, and oil and gas extraction (0%)
  • Construction (0%)
  • Retail trade (0%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (0%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (24%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (18%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (15%)
  • Material moving occupations (12%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (9%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (3%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (40%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (0%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (0%)
  • Computer and mathematical occupations (0%)
  • Architecture and engineering occupations (0%)
  • Life, physical, and social science occupations (0%)

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

Average climate in Swan Valley, Idaho

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Swan Valley-area historical earthquake activity is near Idaho state average. It is 220% 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 84.4 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 129.8 miles away from Swan Valley 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 376.3 miles away from the city center
On 6/30/1975 at 18:54:13, a magnitude 6.1 (5.6 MB, 5.9 MS, 6.1 UK, 6.1 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 89.7 miles away from the city center
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML) earthquake occurred 114.9 miles away from Swan Valley center
On 2/3/1994 at 09:05:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.8 ML, Depth: 4.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 50.7 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 Bonneville County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 1

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

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

  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 34 miles; Rexburg, ID; Full-time enrollment: 30,522)
  • Idaho State University (about 68 miles; Pocatello, ID; FT enrollment: 10,350)
  • Utah State University (about 121 miles; Logan, UT; FT enrollment: 21,131)
  • Montana State University (about 154 miles; Bozeman, MT; FT enrollment: 12,942)
  • Weber State University (about 160 miles; Ogden, UT; FT enrollment: 17,655)
  • Western Wyoming Community College (about 168 miles; Rock Springs, WY; FT enrollment: 2,086)
  • College of Southern Idaho (about 170 miles; Twin Falls, ID; FT enrollment: 5,051)

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Notable locations in Swan Valley: Snake River Ranger Station (A), Swan Valley Ranger Station (B), Swan Valley Fire District 2 (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Church in Swan Valley: ChapelInThe Valley (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Cemetery: Swan Valley Cemetery (1). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Oakden Creek (A), Shurtliff Creek (B). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attraction: Julie's Shuttle Service (Tours & Charters; 69 Cottonwood Road) (1). Display/hide its approximate location on the map

Hotels: Hansen-Silver Guest Ranch (956 Rainey Creek Road) (1), South Fork Properties (40 Conant Valley Loop) (2). Display/hide their approximate locations on the map

Bonneville County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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

RAINEY CREEK COUNTRY STORE LLC (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One minor monitoring violation
SLEEPY J CABINS LLC (Population served: 33, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 0.0%
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Average household size:
This city:  2.2 people
Idaho:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  71.7%
Whole state:  69.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  2.2%
Whole state:  6.3%

No gay or lesbian households reported

Swan Valley compared to Idaho state average:

  • Median house value above state average.
  • Black race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Median age above state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage significantly below state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • Length of stay since moving in significantly above state average.
  • Number of rooms per house below state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

7.6
Idaho average:

11.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (55%)
  • Wood (20%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (13%)
  • Other fuel (5%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (4%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Swan Valley city (based on Bonneville County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other59,460143
Evangelical Protestant6,88630
Catholic6,5342
Mainline Protestant3,0229
Black Protestant2011
None28,131-
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: 9
Bonneville County:

0.93 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 3
This county:

0.31 / 10,000 pop.
State:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
Bonneville County:

0.31 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

0.53 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 42
Bonneville County:

4.36 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 74
Here:

7.68 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.4%
Idaho:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Bonneville County:

26.0%
Idaho:

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

11.6%
State:

11.7%
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
Other Government Administration 0$0 1$510
Totals for Government 0$0 1$510

6.57% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,592 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.57%
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 Jefferson County, ID  0.76% ($37,591 average AGI)
from Bingham County, ID  0.69% ($34,329)
from Madison County, ID  0.48% ($28,612)


6.70% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($37,847 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.70%
Idaho average:

7.21%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($359 average AGI)
Bonneville County:

0.05%
Idaho average:

0.08%

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Jefferson County, ID  0.66% ($31,657 average AGI)
to Bingham County, ID  0.58% ($30,615)
to Ada County, ID  0.41% ($28,596)

Strongest AM radio stations in Swan Valley:

  • KID (590 AM; 5 kW; IDAHO FALLS, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KZNR (690 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KUPI (980 AM; 5 kW; AMMON, ID; Owner: RAY GROTH OIL COMPANY, INC.)
  • KZNI (1260 AM; 5 kW; IDAHO FALLS, ID)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBLI (1620 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KBRV (790 AM; 5 kW; SODA SPRINGS, ID; Owner: CARIBOU BROADCASTING INC.)
  • KRSV (1210 AM; 5 kW; AFTON, WY; Owner: WESTERN WYOMING RADIO, INC.)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KSEI (930 AM; 5 kW; POCATELLO, ID; Owner: PACIFIC EMPIRE COMMUNICATIONS CORP.)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSGT (1340 AM; 1 kW; JACKSON, WY; Owner: CHAPARRAL BROADCASTING, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Swan Valley:

  • KCHQ (102.1 FM; DRIGGS, ID; Owner: TED W. AUSTIN, JR.)
  • K209BO (89.7 FM; TETONIA, ID; Owner: FAITH COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • K275AB (102.9 FM; FREEDOM, WY; Owner: LOWER STAR VALLEY TV ASSOCIATION)
  • KBJX (107.9 FM; SHELLEY, ID; Owner: PACIFIC EMPIRE COMMUNICATIONS CORP)
  • KUWJ (90.3 FM; JACKSON, WY; Owner: UNIVERSITY OF WYOMING)
  • KJAX (93.3 FM; JACKSON, WY; Owner: CATHEDRAL COMMUNICATIONS INC)
  • KMTN (96.9 FM; JACKSON, WY; Owner: CHAPARRAL BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KZJH (95.3 FM; JACKSON, WY; Owner: CHAPARRAL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KPLV (105.5 FM; IDAHO FALLS, ID; Owner: WESTERN BROADCASTING, LS, LLC)
  • KFTZ (103.3 FM; IDAHO FALLS, ID; Owner: WESTERN BROADCASTING, LS, LLC)
  • KUPI-FM (99.1 FM; IDAHO FALLS, ID; Owner: RAY GROTH OIL COMPANY, INC.)
  • KGTM (98.1 FM; REXBURG, ID; Owner: PACIFIC EMPIRE COMMUNICATIONS CORP)
  • KBYI (100.5 FM; REXBURG, ID; Owner: BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY-IDAHO)
  • KQEO (107.1 FM; IDAHO FALLS, ID; Owner: SAND HILL MEDIA CORP.)
  • KADQ-FM (94.3 FM; REXBURG, ID; Owner: SAND HILL MEDIA CORP.)

TV broadcast stations around Swan Valley:

  • K13QH (Channel 13; IRWIN & SWAN VALLEY, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • K59BV (Channel 59; LAVA HOT SPRINGS, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))

Swan Valley fatal accident list:

Jan 1, 2009 02:27 PM, Us-26, Lat: 43.44861, Lon: -111.38069, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Feb 21, 1991 07:10 AM, 26, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 5, 1981 09:00 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 1, Fatalities: 1
Dec 7, 1981 06:50 AM, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 3Number of bridges
  • 25m82ftTotal length
  • $9,885,000Total costs
  • 4,450Total average daily traffic
  • 565Total average daily truck traffic
  • 6,676Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Antenna Towers:

5
  • Mick Brink, Town Of Swan Valley (Lat: 43.455056 Lon: -111.382250), Type: 29.9, Overall height: 29.9 m
    Registrant: 2028573500, Tgutierrez@fcclaw.Com, 1111 19TH STREET, NW, SUITE 1200
  • Mick Brink, Town Of Swan Valley (Lat: 43.455056 Lon: -111.382250), Type: 29.9, Overall height: 29.9 m
    Registrant: 2028573500, Tgutierrez@fcclaw.Com, 1111 19TH STREET, NW, SUITE 1200
  • Mick Brink, Town Of Swan Valley (Lat: 43.455056 Lon: -111.382250), Type: 29.9, Overall height: 29.9 m
    Registrant: 2028573500, Tgutierrez@fcclaw.Com, 1111 19TH STREET, NW, SUITE 1200
  • DON HOUGHTON, Town Of Swan Valley (Lat: 43.455056 Lon: -111.382250), Type: 29.9, Overall height: 29.9 m
    Registrant: 4692297422, Ka8805@att.Com, 5601 LEGACY DRIVE, MS-A3
  • Michele Louis-Charles, .7 Mile Sw Off Hwy 26 (Lat: 43.443083 Lon: -111.412444), Type: 93.2, Overall height: 91.4 m
    Registrant: Network.Regulatory@verizonwireless.Com, 1120 SANCTUARY PKWY - MC: GASA5REG

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

1
  • MAPLE GROVE, South Of Swan Valley (Lat: 43.335111 Lon: -111.177500), Type: Tower, Structure height: 42.7 m, Call Sign: WPYB799, Licensee ID: L00001616
    Assigned Frequencies: 6004.50 MHz
    Grant Date: 04/23/2013, Expiration Date: 07/16/2023, Certifier: Tony Hafla
    Registrant: Teton Communications, Inc., 545 South Utah Avenue, Idaho Falls, ID 83402, Phone: (208) 522-0750, Fax: (208) 525-3400, Email:

FAA Registered Aircraft:

1
  • Aircraft: UNIVERSAL STINSON 108-1 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 87 mph), Engine: FRANKLIN 6A4165 SERIES (165 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 85X , Serial Number: 108-1340, Year manufactured: 1946, Airworthiness Date: 10/10/1957
    Registrant (Individual): David D Sargent, 387 Stoltenberg Rd, Swan Valley, ID 83449

Home Mortgage Disclosure Act Aggregated Statistics For Year 2009
(Based on 1 partial tract)
C) Refinancings
NumberAverage Value
LOANS ORIGINATED1$145,990
APPLICATIONS APPROVED, NOT ACCEPTED0$0
APPLICATIONS DENIED0$0
APPLICATIONS WITHDRAWN0$0
FILES CLOSED FOR INCOMPLETENESS0$0

Detailed HMDA statistics for the following Tracts: 9701.00
Most common first names in Swan Valley, ID among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
Edna385.7 years
William381.9 years
Albert265.9 years
Harry276.0 years
Frank274.5 years
Herman280.0 years
Ray270.0 years
Thomas286.9 years
Vernal276.4 years
Most common last names in Swan Valley, ID among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Jacobson783.7 years
Weeks779.3 years
Bitton383.3 years
Campbell280.0 years
Fisher273.5 years
Beam268.5 years
Foster278.5 years
Goettsche277.0 years
Gibson283.5 years
Jessen275.0 years

Swan Valley on our top lists:

  • #6 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Other teachers and instructors, education, training, and library occupations"
  • #7 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Professional, scientific, and technical services"
  • #12 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Protective service occupations:"
  • #18 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Food and beverage stores"
  • #25 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Healthcare support occupations:"
  • #46 on the list of "Top 101 cities with the most fatal accidents per 100,000 population from 1975 to 2008"
  • #59 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Fire fighting and prevention workers including supervisors"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of deaths per 1000 residents 1990-1999 to 2000-2003 (pop. 50,000+)"
  • #24 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Bush (Republican) in the 2004 Presidential Election, pop. 50,000+"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest number of births per 1000 residents 2000-2003 (pop 50,000+)"
  • #66 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest increase in the number of births per 1000 residents 1990-1999 to 2000-2003 (pop 50,000+)"
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