Teton, Idaho

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Population in 2013: 712 (0% urban, 100% rural). Population change since 2000: +25.1%
Males: 334  (47.0%)
Females: 378  (53.0%)
Median resident age:  30.8 years
Idaho median age:  35.7 years

Zip codes: 83451.

Estimated median household income in 2013: $32,238 (it was $33,409 in 2000)
Teton:

$32,238
ID:

$46,783

Estimated per capita income in 2013: $14,802 (it was $12,186 in 2000)

Teton city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2013: $119,275 (it was $67,200 in 2000)
Teton:

$119,275
ID:

$159,000

Mean prices in 2013: All housing units: $155,984; Detached houses: $200,223; Mobile homes: $46,100

Median gross rent in 2013: $630.

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  • Races in Teton, ID (2010)

    Teton races chart
    • 54874.6%White alone
    • 16322.2%Hispanic
    • 131.8%Two or more races
    • 50.7%American Indian alone
    • 20.3%Black alone
    • 20.3%Asian alone
    • 10.1%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 10.1%Other race alone

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

Mar. 2013 cost of living index in Teton: 86.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
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Ancestries: English (24.7%), German (14.6%), Danish (5.2%), United States (4.5%), Dutch (2.1%), Irish (2.1%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Elevation: 4949 feet

Land area: 0.47 square miles.

Population density: 1,517 people per square mile   (low).

Teton,ID real estate house value index trend

Teton, Idaho map

For population 25 years and over in Teton:

  • High school or higher: 77.4%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 7.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 1.7%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 22.2 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Teton city:

  • Never married: 13.9%
  • Now married: 61.8%
  • Separated: 4.8%
  • Widowed: 2.9%
  • Divorced: 16.5%

55 residents are foreign born (8.6% Latin America).

This city:

9.7%
Idaho:

5.0%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2013: $796 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2013: $558 (0.5%)

Teton satellite photo by USGS

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Idaho Falls, ID (32.9 miles , pop. 50,730).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: West Adams, CO (441.7 miles , pop. 259,628).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Phoenix, AZ (716.9 miles , pop. 1,321,045).

Nearest cities: Newdale, ID (1.8 miles ), Sugar City, ID (2.0 miles ), St. Anthony, ID (2.3 miles ), Parker, ID (2.6 miles ), Moody Creek, ID (2.7 miles ), Rexburg, ID (2.7 miles ), Thornton, ID (3.2 miles ), Ashton, ID (4.1 miles ).

Latitude: 43.89 N, Longitude: 111.67 W

Area code commonly used in this area: 208

Teton household income distribution Teton home values distribution
Unemployment in June 2014:
Here:

3.7%
Idaho:

4.5%

Unemployment by year (%)

Most common industries in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Construction (19%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (15%)
  • Wholesale trade (15%)
  • Retail trade (11%)
  • Manufacturing (9%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (6%)
  • Public administration (14%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (14%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Wholesale trade (8%)
Most common occupations in 2013 (%)
Males Females
  • Office and administrative support occupations (17%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (10%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (8%)
  • Transportation occupations (8%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (27%)
  • Production occupations (19%)
  • Material moving occupations (11%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (9%)
  • Community and social service occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (4%)

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

Average climate in Teton, Idaho

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Earthquake activity:

Teton-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 68.8 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 106.9 miles away from Teton 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 379.5 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 71.3 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 136.0 miles away from Teton 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 84.6 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 Fremont County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 1

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

Hospitals and medical centers near Teton:

  • MADISON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL Acute Care Hospitals (about 7 miles away; REXBURG, ID)
  • REXBURG HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, about 7 miles away; REXBURG, ID)
  • REXBURG CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, about 8 miles away; REXBURG, ID)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Teton:

  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 8 miles; Rexburg, ID; Full-time enrollment: 30,522)
  • Idaho State University (about 81 miles; Pocatello, ID; FT enrollment: 10,350)
  • Montana State University (about 127 miles; Bozeman, MT; FT enrollment: 12,942)
  • Utah State University (about 149 miles; Logan, UT; FT enrollment: 21,131)
  • College of Southern Idaho (about 168 miles; Twin Falls, ID; FT enrollment: 5,051)
  • Weber State University (about 187 miles; Ogden, UT; FT enrollment: 17,655)
  • Western Wyoming Community College (about 202 miles; Rock Springs, WY; FT enrollment: 2,086)

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Fremont County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2013: 37.6%
(20.1% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 63.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 100.0% for other race residents)
Average household size:
This city:  2.9 people
Idaho:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  80.1%
Whole state:  69.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  4.4%
Whole state:  6.3%

Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.4% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households

Teton compared to Idaho state average:

  • Unemployed percentage below state average.
  • Hispanic race population percentage above state average.
  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.
  • Renting percentage below state average.
  • House age above state average.
  • Number of college students below state average.
  • Percentage of population with a bachelor's degree or higher significantly below state average.

Educational Attainment (%) in 2013

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2013

Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

11.7
Idaho average:

11.0

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

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Electricity (38%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (36%)
  • Wood (19%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6%)
  • Other fuel (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

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Religion statistics for Teton city (based on Fremont County data)

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other8,58621
Catholic9702
Evangelical Protestant5468
Mainline Protestant1522
None2,988-
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: 2
Fremont County:

1.60 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

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

1.60 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

0.53 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 9
Fremont County:

7.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
Here:

7.20 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.2%
Idaho:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Fremont County:

22.1%
Idaho:

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

9.5%
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 2$5,847$35,0820$0
Totals for Government 2$5,847$35,0820$0

6.28% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($32,483 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.28%
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 Madison County, ID  1.39% ($30,983 average AGI)
from Bonneville County, ID  0.79% ($34,545)
from Jefferson County, ID  0.31% ($31,077)


8.21% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,442 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.21%
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 Madison County, ID  1.59% ($25,941 average AGI)
to Bonneville County, ID  1.36% ($23,914)
to Bannock County, ID  0.49% ($15,048)

Strongest AM radio stations in Teton:

  • KRXK (1230 AM; 1 kW; REXBURG, ID; Owner: PACIFIC EMPIRE COMMUNICATIONS CORP)
  • KID (590 AM; 5 kW; IDAHO FALLS, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KUPI (980 AM; 5 kW; AMMON, ID; Owner: RAY GROTH OIL COMPANY, INC.)
  • KZNI (1260 AM; 5 kW; IDAHO FALLS, ID)
  • KZNR (690 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KBLI (1620 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • 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.)
  • KGVW (640 AM; 10 kW; BELGRADE, MT; Owner: GALLATIN VALLEY WITNESS, INC.)
  • KBRV (790 AM; 5 kW; SODA SPRINGS, ID; Owner: CARIBOU BROADCASTING INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Teton:

  • KGTM (98.1 FM; REXBURG, ID; Owner: PACIFIC EMPIRE COMMUNICATIONS CORP)
  • KADQ-FM (94.3 FM; REXBURG, ID; Owner: SAND HILL MEDIA CORP.)
  • K209BO (89.7 FM; TETONIA, ID; Owner: FAITH COMMUNICATIONS CORPORATION)
  • KBJX (107.9 FM; SHELLEY, ID; Owner: PACIFIC EMPIRE COMMUNICATIONS CORP)
  • KCHQ (102.1 FM; DRIGGS, ID; Owner: TED W. AUSTIN, JR.)
  • KBYI (100.5 FM; REXBURG, ID; Owner: BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY-IDAHO)
  • K275AB (102.9 FM; FREEDOM, WY; Owner: LOWER STAR VALLEY TV ASSOCIATION)
  • 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.)
  • KPLV (105.5 FM; IDAHO FALLS, ID; Owner: WESTERN BROADCASTING, LS, LLC)
  • KBYR-FM (91.5 FM; REXBURG, ID; Owner: BRIGHAM YOUNG UNIVERSITY - IDAHO)

TV broadcast stations around Teton:

  • K12OB (Channel 12; ST. ANTHONY, ID; Owner: OREGON TRAIL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • K59BV (Channel 59; LAVA HOT SPRINGS, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • KRXZ-LP (Channel 59; REXBURG, ID; Owner: E-DA-HOE, INC.)
  • K13UF (Channel 13; REXBURG, ID; Owner: OREGON TRAIL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 1Number of bridges
  • 0mTotal length
  • 2,900Total average daily traffic
  • 232Total average daily truck traffic
  • 4,350Total future (year 2030) average daily traffic

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

4
  • Call Sign: KB7UTJ, Licensee ID: L00734899
    Grant Date: 08/26/2003, Expiration Date: 11/16/2013
    Registrant: Jessica A Farley, Teton, ID 83451
  • Call Sign: KE7LT, Previous Call Sign: N5BIN, Licensee ID: L00459081
    Grant Date: 11/15/2011, Expiration Date: 02/11/2022, Certifier: William T Farley
    Registrant: William T Farley, Teton, ID 83451
  • Call Sign: N7UOA, Licensee ID: L00401252
    Grant Date: 09/21/2011, Expiration Date: 10/22/2021, Certifier: Richard D Birch
    Registrant: Richard D Birch, Teton, ID 83451
  • Call Sign: N7VGQ, Licensee ID: L00405884
    Grant Date: 09/28/2011, Expiration Date: 12/10/2021, Certifier: Virginia Y Farley
    Registrant: Virginia Y Farley, Teton, ID 83451

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 2
Most common first names in Teton, ID among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James778.7 years
Earl470.8 years
Henry380.3 years
Emma389.7 years
Floyd371.3 years
John381.7 years
George284.0 years
Clara291.5 years
Irvin272.0 years
Joseph270.0 years
Most common last names in Teton, ID among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Siddoway1377.1 years
Clark776.8 years
Thomson681.8 years
Bean685.2 years
Butt584.2 years
Nelson567.4 years
Briggs472.7 years
Crain481.7 years
Allen381.7 years
Hughes379.0 years

Teton on our top lists:

  • #11 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Printing and related support activities"
  • #43 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Food"
  • #49 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Sewing, needlework, and piece goods stores"
  • #67 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Construction and extraction occupations:"
  • #80 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females in occupations: Communications equipment operators"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males in occupations: Education, training, and library occupations:"
  • #32 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Bush (Republican) in the 2004 Presidential Election"
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