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Population in 2012: 45,158 (100% urban, 0% rural). Population change since 2000: +31.0%
Males: 22,438  (49.7%)
Females: 22,720  (50.3%)

Median resident age:  31.9 years
Idaho median age:  43.6 years

Zip codes: 83301.

Estimated median household income in 2012: $39,742 (it was $32,641 in 2000)
Twin Falls:

$39,742
ID:

$45,489
Estimated per capita income in 2012: $18,782

Twin Falls city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2012: $133,931 (it was $90,800 in 2000)
Twin Falls:

$133,931
ID:

$154,500
Mean prices in 2011: All housing units: $146,507; Detached houses: $154,906; Townhouses or other attached units: $150,597; In 2-unit structures: $174,063; In 3-to-4-unit structures: $83,609; In 5-or-more-unit structures: $134,272; Mobile homes: $48,618; Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $10,962

Median gross rent in 2012: $681.

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  • White alone - 35,939 (81.5%)
  • Hispanic - 6,324 (14.3%)
  • Asian alone - 767 (1.7%)
  • Two or more races - 714 (1.6%)
  • Black alone - 228 (0.5%)
  • American Indian alone - 98 (0.2%)
  • Other race alone - 26 (0.06%)

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Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Twin Falls: 86.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Ancestries: German (16.2%), English (11.6%), Irish (10.0%), United States (6.2%), Dutch (3.2%), French (2.6%).

Current Local Time: MST time zone

Incorporated in 1904

Elevation: 3729 feet

Land area: 12.0 square miles.

Population density: 3,760 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

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For population 25 years and over in Twin Falls:

  • High school or higher: 84.8%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 16.6%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 7.0%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.1 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Twin Falls city:

  • Never married: 28.7%
  • Now married: 50.7%
  • Separated: 2.0%
  • Widowed: 6.1%
  • Divorced: 12.5%

4,379 residents are foreign born (1.8% Europe).

This city:  9.9%
Idaho:  5.6%



According to our research of Idaho and other state lists there were 162 registered sex offenders living in Twin Falls, Idaho as of November 23, 2014.
The ratio of number of residents in Twin Falls to the number of sex offenders is 279 to 1.


Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2012: $1,188 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2012: $1,138 (0.8%)

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Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Pocatello, ID (104.7 miles , pop. 51,466).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Las Vegas, NV (442.3 miles , pop. 478,434).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (623.3 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities: Kimberly, ID (2.3 miles ), Filer, ID (2.7 miles ), Hansen, ID (2.9 miles ), Jerome, ID (3.4 miles ), Eden, ID (3.7 miles ), Buhl, ID (3.9 miles ), Hollister, ID (4.0 miles ), Murtaugh, ID (4.0 miles) .

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 177 buildings, average cost: $103,200
  • 1998: 196 buildings, average cost: $98,500
  • 1999: 176 buildings, average cost: $99,700
  • 2000: 168 buildings, average cost: $90,100
  • 2001: 238 buildings, average cost: $95,800
  • 2002: 347 buildings, average cost: $95,800
  • 2003: 401 buildings, average cost: $95,000
  • 2004: 438 buildings, average cost: $92,800
  • 2005: 666 buildings, average cost: $105,000
  • 2006: 550 buildings, average cost: $135,400
  • 2007: 260 buildings, average cost: $136,900
  • 2008: 195 buildings, average cost: $144,700
  • 2009: 189 buildings, average cost: $135,600
  • 2010: 131 buildings, average cost: $137,700
  • 2011: 93 buildings, average cost: $155,100
  • 2012: 159 buildings, average cost: $144,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)


Latitude: 42.56 N, Longitude: 114.46 W

Daytime population change due to commuting: +6,321 (+14.3%)
Workers who live and work in this city: 15,225 (78.2%)

Area code: 208

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Crime rates in Twin Falls by Year
Type 2000 2001 2002 2003 2004 2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012
Murders 0100040410120
per 100,000 0.02.80.00.00.010.40.09.72.40.02.34.50.0
Rapes 13172015172022212624212020
per 100,000 36.648.356.041.345.451.855.550.961.355.748.344.844.6
Robberies 2125242019222014115131417
per 100,000 59.271.067.255.150.757.050.534.025.911.629.931.437.9
Assaults 12811914512412192891149912411084132
per 100,000 360.8338.2405.9341.6323.0238.4224.5276.5233.4287.7253.3188.3294.2
Burglaries 424457396505467368351290277230219225207
per 100,000 1195.21298.71108.51391.11246.5953.7885.5703.3653.0533.7504.2504.3461.4
Thefts 1,5181,5251,5981,8651,7191,4481,3671,1581,2121,1021,1071,1961,001
per 100,000 4279.24333.64473.15137.34588.23752.63448.52808.22857.32557.12548.72680.82231.1
Auto thefts 96117109119159152102747842485656
per 100,000 270.6332.5305.1327.8424.4393.9257.3179.5183.997.5110.5125.5124.8
Arson 2120115222213111412634
per 100,000 59.256.830.813.858.757.032.826.733.027.813.86.78.9
City-data.com crime rate (higher means more crime, U.S. average = 301.1) 401.6430.4433.4453.6427.1380.9329.8306.0287.1256.8252.7248.1240.9

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Crime rate in Twin Falls detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson

Full-time law enforcement employees in 2012, including police officers: 96 (66 officers).
Officers per 1,000 residents here:

1.47
Idaho average:

1.74

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Twin Falls, Idaho accommodation, waste management, arts - Economy and Business Data

Unemployment in July 2013:
Here:

6.3%
Idaho:

6.2%

Unemployment by year (%)

Historical population

Historical housing units


Population change in the 1990s: +6,265 (+22.2%).

Most common industries in 2008-2012 (%)
Males Females
  • Manufacturing (16%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Construction (12%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (8%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (7%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Health care and social assistance (26%)
  • Retail trade (17%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Finance and insurance (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Retail sales workers except cashiers (5%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4%)
  • Other management occupations except farmers and farm managers (4%)
  • Waiters and waitresses (4%)

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Earthquake activity:

Twin Falls-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Idaho state average. It is 97% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 2/21/2008 at 14:16:02, a magnitude 6.0 (5.7 MB, 5.8 MS, 6.0 MW, Depth: 4.2 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 99.6 miles away from the city center
On 4/22/2008 at 20:40:09, a magnitude 4.4 (4.1 MB, 3.8 MW, 4.4 ML, Depth: 4.8 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 94.4 miles away from Twin Falls center
On 4/1/2008 at 13:16:17, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, 4.1 MW, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 94.2 miles away from the city center
On 11/4/1992 at 18:22:09, a magnitude 4.3 (4.3 MB, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 95.2 miles away from the city center
On 2/27/2008 at 07:59:38, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 MW, Depth: 5.5 mi) earthquake occurred 97.1 miles away from Twin Falls center
On 2/21/2008 at 16:20:02, a magnitude 3.9 (3.9 MW, 3.9 ML, Depth: 3.3 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 96.1 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 Twin Falls County (1) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Emergencies Declared: 1

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

Birthplace of: Mark Felt - Federal Bureau of Investigation agent and official, Leonard J. Arrington - Mormon historian, Bruce Bastian - Computer scientist, Charles T. McDowell - Soilder, Gary L. Bennett - Aerospace engineer, Grant Sawyer - Democratic Governor of Nevada, Jim Jones (jurist) - Politician, John Peavey - Politician, Lee Heider - Politician.


Hospitals/medical centers in Twin Falls:

  • TWIN FALLS DIALYSIS CENTER (Dialysis Facility, 1840 CANYON CREST DR)
  • IDAHO HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE (Home Health Center, 826 EASTLAND DRIVE)
  • ST LUKES MAGIC VALLEY RMC HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, 601 POLELINE ROAD)
  • VISIONS HOME HEALTH (Home Health Center, 209 SHOUP AVENUE WEST)
  • BITTERROOT HOME (Hospital, 1806 BITTERROOT DRIVE)
  • CAMPUS VIEW HOME (Hospital, 875 MONROE)
  • CANYON VIEW HOSPITAL (Hospital, 228 SHOUP AVENUE WEST)
  • CLEAR CREEK HOME (Hospital, 162 BLAKE STREET NORTH)
  • FIRST CHOICE HOME HEALTH AND HOSPICE (Hospital, 147 MAIN AVENUE EAST)
  • HILLCREST HOME (Hospital, 2115 HILLCREST DRIVE)
  • HOSPICE VISIONS, INC (Hospital, 209 SHOUP AVE WEST)
  • ST LUKE'S MAGIC VALLEY RMC (Acute Care Hospitals,Voluntary non-profit - Private, provides emergency services, 801 POLE LINE ROAD WEST)
  • ST LUKES MAGIC VALLEY RMC HOSPICE (Hospital, 708 SHOSONE ST EAST (PO BOX 409))
  • TWIN FALLS CLINIC AND HOSPITAL (Hospital, 666 SHOSHONE STREET EAST)
  • BRIDGEVIEW ESTATES (Nursing Home, 1828 BRIDGEVIEW BOULEVARD)
  • RIVER RIDGE CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, 640 FILER AVENUE WEST)
  • ST LUKES MAGIC VALLEY RMC - TCU (Nursing Home, PO BOX 409)
  • TWIN FALLS CARE AND REHABILITATION CENTER (Nursing Home, 674 EASTLAND DRIVE)

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Local government website: www.tfid.org

Colleges/Universities in Twin Falls:

  • College of Southern Idaho (Full-time enrollment: 3,157; Location: 315 Falls Ave.; Public; Website: www.csi.edu)
  • Mr Juans College of Hair Design (FT enrollment: 36; Location: 586 Blue Lakes Blvd N; Private, for-profit)

Other colleges/universities with over 2000 students near Twin Falls:

  • Idaho State University (about 105 miles; Pocatello, ID; Full-time enrollment: 8,867)
  • Boise State University (about 114 miles; Boise, ID; FT enrollment: 12,874)
  • College of Western Idaho (about 127 miles; Nampa, ID; FT enrollment: 2,150)
  • Utah State University (about 148 miles; Logan, UT; FT enrollment: 12,584)
  • Utah State University-Regional Campuses and Distance Education (about 148 miles; Logan, UT; FT enrollment: 3,048)
  • Weber State University (about 161 miles; Ogden, UT; FT enrollment: 10,838)
  • Brigham Young University-Idaho (about 161 miles; Rexburg, ID; FT enrollment: 12,325)

Public high schools in Twin Falls:

Private high school in Twin Falls:

  • LIGHTHOUSE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 303; Location: 259 MAIN AVE E; Grades: PK - 12)

Biggest public elementary/middle schools in Twin Falls:

Private elementary/middle schools in Twin Falls:

  • IMMANUEL LUTHERAN SCHOOL (Students: 204; Location: 2055 FILER AVE E; Grades: PK - 6)
  • ST EDWARDS CATHOLIC SCHOOL (Students: 171; Location: 139 6TH AVE E; Grades: PK - 6)
  • AGAPE CHRISTIAN SCHOOL (Students: 71; Location: 181 MORRISON ST; Grades: PK - 2)
  • HILLTOP SDA SCHOOL (Students: 6; Location: 131 GRANDVIEW DR; Grades: 2 - 8)
See full list of schools located in Twin Falls, School District: TWIN FALLS SCHOOL DISTRICT 411

Library in Twin Falls:

  • TWIN FALLS PUBLIC (Operating income: $1,250,816; Location: 201 FOURTH AVE E; 166,404 books; 14,387 audio materials; 5,705 video materials; 6 local licensed databases; 51 state licensed databases; 361 print serial subscriptions)

User submitted facts and corrections:

  • Huge dairy confined animal feedlots scattered throughout the area. Manure stench is frequent and spread far and wide by the wind. No political will to resolve the problem.
  • KISY, KTPZ, KIKX and KTFI are now owned by Locally Owned Radio, LLC

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Notable locations in Twin Falls: Herrett Museum (A), Bureau of Land Management Twin Falls District (B), Bureau of Land Management Jarbidge Field Office (C), Ambulance Service of Magic Valley Regional Medical Center Station 2 (D), Twin Falls Fire Department Station 3 (E), Twin Falls Fire Department Station 2 (F), Twin Falls County Courthouse (G), Twin Falls City Hall (H), Twin Falls Fire Department Station 1 (I), National Guard Center (J). Display/hide their locations on the map

Shopping Centers: Magic Valley Mall (1), Blue Lakes Shopping Center (2), Lynnwood Shopping Center (3), Blue Lakes Mall (4), Magic Valley Mall (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Twin Falls Cemetery (1), Sunset Memorial Park Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Twin Falls include: Harmon Park (1), Sunrise Park (2), Cascade Park (3), Harrison Park (4), Frontier Park (5), J-C Park (6), Barry Park (7), Cascade Park (8). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Twin Falls County (Museums; Old Highway 30 At Curry), Herrett Center (Cultural Attractions- Events- & Facilities; 315 Falls Avenue), Oregon Trail Campgrounds (Amusement & Theme Parks; 2733 Kimberly Road), Western Music & Vending CO (Amusement & Theme Parks; 259 3rd Avenue East), Tilt (Arcades & Amusements; 1485 Poleline Rd E), AAA Idaho (Tours & Charters; 1445 Fillmore Street Suite 1100), Scitrda South Central Idaho TOU & Recreatn Development (Tours & Charters; 315 Falls Avenue).

Hotels: Moxie Java (1357 Blue Lakes Boulevard North), Dunes & Sands Motel (447 Addison Avenue West), El Rancho Motel (380 Addison Avenue West), Diamondfields Restaurant (1357 Blue Lakes Boulevard North), LA Placita Motel (1201 Kimberly Road), Holiday Motel (615 Addison Avenue West), Monterey Motor Inn (433 Addison Avenue), Super 7 Motel (320 Main Avenue South), Holiday Inn Express Hotel & Suites Twin (1910 Fillmore St).

Courts: Courts - Twin Falls County- Theron W Ward Judicial Building- Court Serv (427 Shoshone Street North), Federal Bureau of Investigation (890 Shoshone Street East), Social Security Administration (1437 Fillmore Street), Twin Falls-County - Courts- Trial Court Administrator- 5th District (Linda Wright).

 
Twin Falls 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 Twin Falls and their reported violations in the past:

MEANDER POINT SUBD (Population served: 140, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between OCT-2004 and DEC-2004, Contaminant: Nitrate
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In JAN-2003, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Single Sample - Between JAN-2003 and DEC-2003, Contaminant: Nitrate
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In DEC-1999, Contaminant: Coliform
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In NOV-1999, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring and Reporting Stage 1 - Between OCT-2005 and DEC-2005, Contaminant: Chlorine
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JUL-1997 and JAN-1998, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from JAN-30-1998 to DEC-18-2002)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JAN-1997 and JAN-1998, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from JAN-30-1998 to DEC-18-2002)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JUL-1996 and JAN-1998, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from JAN-30-1998 to DEC-18-2002)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JAN-1996 and JAN-1998, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from JAN-30-1998 to DEC-18-2002)
  • 4 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
  • 2 other older monitoring violations
COUNTRYSIDE VILLAGE (Population served: 108, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • CCR Complete Failure to Report - Between OCT-19-1999 and JUN-15-2000, Consumer Confidence Rule. Follow-up actions: Fed Violation/Reminder Notice (APR-28-2000), Fed Compliance achieved (JUN-15-2000)
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One minor monitoring violation
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
DESERT VIEW SUBD (Population served: 75, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JUL-01-1998 and JUN-17-1999, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUN-17-1999 to DEC-18-2002)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JAN-01-1998 and JUN-17-1999, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUN-17-1999 to DEC-18-2002)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JUL-01-1997 and JUN-17-1999, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUN-17-1999 to DEC-18-2002)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JAN-01-1997 and JUN-17-1999, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUN-17-1999 to DEC-18-2002)
  • Initial Tap Sampling for Pb and Cu - Between JUL-01-1996 and JUN-17-1999, Contaminant: Lead & Copper Rule. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (2 times from JUN-17-1999 to DEC-18-2002)
  • 7 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation
  • 2 other older monitoring violations
ROCK CREEK PARK TWIN FALLS COUNTY (Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • 4 regular monitoring violations
TWIN STOP (Address: 3197 KIMBERLY RD , Population served: 50, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 3 routine major monitoring violations
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
SHOSHONE FALLS PARK TWIN FALLS (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • One regular monitoring violation
TWIN FALLS FITNESS CENTER (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • 2 routine major monitoring violations
  • One regular monitoring violation

Drinking water stations with addresses in Twin Falls that have no violations reported:

  • TIMMERMAN HILL REST AREA IDT (Population served: 25, Primary Water Source Type: Groundwater)

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2012: 17.0%
(14.9% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 69.0% for Black residents, 24.8% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 29.1% for American Indian residents, 100.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 32.9% for other race residents, 23.8% for two or more races residents)

Average household size:
This city:  2.6 people
Idaho:  2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:  65.8%
Whole state:  69.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:  7.5%
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: 0.2% of all households

Detailed information about poverty and poor residents in Twin Falls, ID

People in group quarters in Twin Falls in 2010:

  • 314 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 236 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 206 people in college/university student housing
  • 47 people in group homes intended for adults
  • 33 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 24 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 19 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 18 people in correctional facilities intended for juveniles

People in group quarters in Twin Falls in 2000:

  • 354 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 339 people in nursing homes
  • 211 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 182 people in college dormitories (includes college quarters off campus)
  • 44 people in homes for the mentally retarded
  • 13 people in hospitals/wards and hospices for chronically ill
  • 12 people in mental (psychiatric) hospitals or wards
  • 7 people in hospices or homes for chronically ill
  • 7 people in homes or halfway houses for drug/alcohol abuse
  • 6 people in other hospitals or wards for chronically ill
  • 5 people in homes for the mentally ill

Twin Falls compared to Idaho state average:

Twin Falls, Idaho environmental map by EPA

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  • Median age significantly below state average.
  • Foreign-born population percentage above state average.


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Banks with most branches in Twin Falls (2011 data):

  • D. L. Evans Bank: Twin Falls - Falls Avenue Branch, Real Estate Center Branch, Twin Falls Branch, Twin Falls Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $970.5 mil, Deposits: $786.9 mil, headquarters in Burley, ID, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 22 total offices, Holding Company: D. L. Evans Bancorp
  • First Federal Savings Bank of Twin Falls: Falls West Branch, First Federal Savings Bank Of Twin F, Blue Lakes Branch, Eastland Branch. Info updated 2011/07/21: Bank assets: $472.3 mil, Deposits: $397.3 mil, local headquarters, positive income, 10 total offices
  • Panhandle State Bank: Twin Falls Magic Valley Branch, Canyon Rim Branch, Courier Service Branch. Info updated 2009/07/09: Bank assets: $936.3 mil, Deposits: $731.7 mil, headquarters in Sandpoint, ID, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 22 total offices, Holding Company: Intermountain Community Bancorp
  • The Farmers National Bank of Buhl: Pole Line Branch Office, Twin Falls Branch, Twin Falls Branch. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $373.4 mil, Deposits: $322.4 mil, headquarters in Buhl, ID, positive income, Agricultural Specialization, 6 total offices, Holding Company: Farmers Bancorporation, Inc.
  • Zions First National Bank: Twin Falls Idaho, Canyon Park Branch, College Of Southern Idaho Intermitte. Info updated 2006/11/03: Bank assets: $17,531.3 mil, Deposits: $14,905.3 mil, headquarters in Salt Lake City, UT, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 151 total offices, Holding Company: Zions Bancorporation
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Perrine Branch, Addison Branch, Twin Falls Downtown Branch. 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
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Blue Lakes Branch at 748 Blue Lakes Boulevard North, branch established on 1973/05/18; Twin Falls Branch at 241 Shoshone Street North, branch established on 1908/06/01. 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
  • KeyBank National Association: Twin Falls Branch at 103 Main Avenue, E., branch established on 1974/09/16; Blue Lakes Branch at 1665 Blue Lakes Boulevard North, branch established on 1993/12/06. Info updated 2008/03/03: Bank assets: $86,198.8 mil, Deposits: $64,214.8 mil, headquarters in Cleveland, OH, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 1067 total offices, Holding Company: Keycorp
  • Washington Federal: Twin Falls Branch at 494 Blue Lake Blvd N, branch established on 1927/01/01. Info updated 2011/12/19: Bank assets: $13,653.0 mil, Deposits: $8,905.8 mil, headquarters in Seattle, WA, positive income, Mortgage Lending Specialization, 174 total offices
  • 3 other banks with 3 local branches

Fire-safe hotels and motels in Twin Falls, Idaho:

  • Aa Motel, 1906 Kimberly Rd, Twin Falls, ID 83301 , Phone: (208) 733-9240
  • Best Western Twin Falls Hotel, 1377 Blue Lks Blvd N, Twin Falls, ID 83301 , Phone: (208) 736-8000, Fax: (208) 734-7777
  • Red Lion Canyon Springs - Twin Falls, 1357 Blue LKS Blvd N, Twin Falls, ID 83301 , Phone: (208) 734-5000, Fax: (208) 733-3813
  • Motel 6, 1472 Blue LKS N, Twin Falls, ID 83301 , Phone: (208) 734-3993, Fax: (208) 736-7368
  • Super 8 Motel, 1260 Blue LKS Blvd N, Twin Falls, ID 83301 , Phone: (208) 734-5801, Fax: (208) 734-5666
  • Weston Plaza Hotel & Convention Center, 1350 Blue LKS Blvd N, Twin Falls, ID 83301 , Phone: (208) 733-0650, Fax: (208) 733-8272
  • Comfort Inn, 1893 Cyn Springs Rd, Twin Falls, ID 83301 , Phone: (208) 734-7494, Fax: (208) 735-9428
  • Shilo Inn, 1586 N Blue LKS Blvd, Twin Falls, ID 83301 , Phone: (208) 733-7545
  • 6 other hotels and motels
All 14 fire-safe hotels and motels in Twin Falls, Idaho

Educational Attainment (%) in 2012

School Enrollment by Level of School (%) in 2012


Twin Falls travel time to work - commute


Twin Falls mode of transportation to work chart

Most commonly used house heating fuel:

  • Utility gas (63%)
  • Electricity (31%)
  • Wood (2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (2%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1%)

Presidential Elections Results

1996 2000 2004 2008 2012

1996 Presidential Elections Results

2000 Presidential Elections Results

2004 Presidential Elections Results

2008 Presidential Elections Results

2012 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results



Religion statistics for Twin Falls city (based on Twin Falls County data)

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 49.78%
Here49.8%
USA50.2%

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameLDS (Mormon) ChurchCatholic ChurchLutheran ChurchUnited Methodist ChurchReformed Church in America
Adherents39.4%17.9%5.8%4.6%4.2%
Congregations30.6%3.1%5.1%6.1%1.0%
NameAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAAssemblies of GodChurch of the NazareneChristian Churches and Churches of ChristOther
Adherents3.9%3.2%3.1%2.8%15.2%
Congregations5.1%6.1%4.1%4.1%34.7%
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.
Tables represent county-level data.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 20
Twin Falls County:

2.75 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of supercenters and club stores: 2
This county:

0.27 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

0.41 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

0.53 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 35
Twin Falls County:

4.80 / 10,000 pop.
State:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 52
Here:

7.14 / 10,000 pop.
State:

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

8.5%
Idaho:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Twin Falls County:

27.2%
Idaho:

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

11.4%
State:

11.7%

Local government employment and payroll (March 2007)
Function Full-time employees Monthly full-time payroll Average yearly full-time wage Part-time employees Monthly part-time payroll
Financial Administration 4$19,208$57,6241$2,075
Other Government Administration 9$40,631$54,1750$0
Police Protection - Officers 69$269,583$46,8840$0
Police - Other 25$80,242$38,5160$0
Firefighters 39$146,491$45,0740$0
Fire - Other 2$10,077$60,4621$1,758
Streets and Highways 16$51,408$38,5560$0
Airports 7$24,282$41,6260$0
Sewerage 7$22,265$38,1690$0
Parks and Recreation 14$47,339$40,57627$10,944
Housing and Community Development(Local) 1$5,208$62,4960$0
Water Supply 21$62,504$35,7170$0
Local Libraries 10$28,654$34,38519$16,149
Other and Unallocable 27$104,074$46,2556$12,792
Totals for Government 251$911,966$43,60054$43,718


8.95% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($33,405 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

8.95%
Idaho average:

9.61%

0.07% of residents moved from foreign countries ($160 average AGI)
Twin Falls County:

0.07%
Idaho average:

0.14%


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Jerome County, ID  1.04% ($29,785 average AGI)
from Ada County, ID  0.57% ($30,708)
from Gooding County, ID  0.50% ($19,250)


7.49% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($32,074 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.49%
Idaho average:

8.30%

0.05% of residents moved to foreign countries ($214 average AGI)
Twin Falls County:

0.05%
Idaho average:

0.09%


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Ada County, ID  1.18% ($30,704 average AGI)
to Jerome County, ID  0.81% ($29,073)
to Gooding County, ID  0.31% ($25,164)

Strongest AM radio stations in Twin Falls:

  • KEZJ (1450 AM; 1 kW; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: COLLEGE OF SOUTHERN IDAHO)
  • KTFI (1270 AM; 5 kW; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: AGM-IDAHO BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KLIX (1310 AM; 5 kW; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBOI (670 AM; 50 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KART (1400 AM; 1 kW; JEROME, ID; Owner: KART BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KRXR (1480 AM; 5 kW; GOODING, ID; Owner: MARIA ELENA JUAREZ)
  • KALL (700 AM; 50 kW; NORTH SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KFTA (970 AM; 3 kW; RUPERT, ID; Owner: TRI-MARKET RADIO BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KIQN (1010 AM; 50 kW; TOOELE, UT)
  • KBSU (730 AM; 15 kW; BOISE, ID; Owner: IDAHO STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • KSL (1160 AM; 50 kW; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; Owner: BONNEVILLE HOLDING COMPANY)
  • KWEI (1260 AM; 50 kW; WEISER, ID; Owner: TREASURE VALLEY BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KZNR (690 AM; 10 kW; BLACKFOOT, ID; Owner: WESTERN COMMUNICATIONS, INC.)

Strongest FM radio stations in Twin Falls:

  • KAWZ (89.9 FM; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS)
  • KEFX (88.9 FM; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: CALVARY CHAPEL OF TWIN FALLS, INC.)
  • KLIX-FM (96.5 FM; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KMVX (102.9 FM; JEROME, ID; Owner: KART BROADCASTING CO., INC.)
  • KEZJ-FM (95.7 FM; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: CITICASTERS LICENSES, L.P.)
  • KBSW (91.7 FM; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: IDAHO STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • KCIR (90.7 FM; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: FAITH COMMUNICATIONS CORP)
  • KKMV (92.5 FM; RUPERT, ID; Owner: TRI-MARKET RADIO BROADCASTERS, INC.)
  • KZDX (99.9 FM; BURLEY, ID; Owner: KART & EAGLE ROCK B/C INC,TENANTS)
  • KISY (100.7 FM; GOODING, ID; Owner: AGM-IDAHO BROADCASTING, LLC)
  • KBSJ (91.3 FM; JACKPOT, NV; Owner: IDAHO STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • KBSY (88.5 FM; BURLEY, ID; Owner: IDAHO STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION)
  • K203DW (88.5 FM; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: EDUCATIONAL MEDIA FOUNDATION)

TV broadcast stations around Twin Falls:

  • K05IX (Channel 5; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: FALLS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KMVT (Channel 11; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: CATAMOUNT-IDAHO LICENSE L.L.C.)
  • KBAX-LP (Channel 27; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING OF IDAHO, INC.)
  • KTID-LP (Channel 58; TWIN FALLS, ETC., ID; Owner: E-DA-HOE, INC.)
  • KTWT-LP (Channel 43; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: E-DA-HOE, INC.)
  • KCTF-LP (Channel 45; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: CHRISTIAN BROADCASTING OF IDAHO, INC.)
  • KDID-LP (Channel 55; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: TWIN BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • K25EV (Channel 25; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: TRINITY BROADCASTING NETWORK)
  • KTFT-LP (Channel 38; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: KING BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KSAW-LP (Channel 52; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: JOURNAL BROADCAST CORPORATION)
  • KIPT (Channel 13; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION, STATE OF IDAHO)
  • K08KV (Channel 8; JEROME, ID; Owner: FALLS BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KXTF (Channel 35; TWIN FALLS, ID; Owner: FALLS BROADCASTING COMPANY)

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)


See more detailed statistics of Twin Falls fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2011 here


National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
Number of bridges: 7
Total length: 39 meters (128ft)
Total average daily traffic: 71,000
Total average daily truck traffic: 4,834

FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers: 4 (See the full list of FCC Registered Cell Phone Towers in Twin Falls)
FCC Registered Antenna Towers: 196 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers)
FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers: 1 (See the full list of FCC Registered Commercial Land Mobile Towers in Twin Falls, ID)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers: 38 (See the full list of FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers: 11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers)
FCC Registered Microwave Towers: 84 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Paging Towers: 8 (See the full list of FCC Registered Paging Towers)
FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers: 6 (See the full list of FCC Registered Maritime Coast & Aviation Ground Towers)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses: 181 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Twin Falls)

FAA Registered Aircraft: 126 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Twin Falls)

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 141
  • Hazardous Condition: 739
  • Service Call: 24
  • Good Intent Call: 53

Incident types - Twin Falls


See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Twin Falls, ID

Most common first names in Twin Falls, ID among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John21676.7 years
Mary19381.0 years
Robert19273.0 years
William18375.6 years
James16872.8 years
Charles12976.4 years
George12178.0 years
Dorothy10978.4 years
Helen9481.5 years
Ruth8682.7 years
Most common last names in Twin Falls, ID among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith12279.2 years
Anderson8975.6 years
Miller7878.3 years
Jones7375.5 years
Brown7377.7 years
Johnson7075.2 years
Williams6376.3 years
Davis4576.4 years
Wilson4078.3 years
Nelson3979.7 years
Businesses in Twin Falls, ID
NameCountNameCount
AT&T3La-Z-Boy1
Aeropostale1Little Caesars Pizza1
Albertsons1Lowe's1
AmericInn1Macy's1
American Eagle Outfitters1MasterBrand Cabinets15
Applebee's1Maurices1
Arby's1McDonald's3
AutoZone1Motherhood Maternity2
Baskin-Robbins1New Balance2
Bath & Body Works1Nike9
Best Western1OfficeMax1
Budget Car Rental1Old Navy1
Buffalo Wild Wings1Outback1
Burger King1Outback Steakhouse1
Cold Stone Creamery1Pac Sun1
Coldwater Creek1Papa John's Pizza1
ColorTyme1Payless2
Costco1PetSmart1
Curves1Pier 1 Imports1
Dairy Queen3Quiznos1
Deb1RadioShack1
Decora Cabinetry3SONIC Drive-In2
Famous Footwear1Sears3
FedEx11Spencer Gifts1
Finish Line1Sprint Nextel3
GNC1Starbucks2
GameStop1Subway6
H&R Block3Super 81
Holiday Inn1T-Mobile4
Home Depot1Taco Bell1
Hot Topic1Target1
JCPenney1The Room Place1
Jamba Juice1True Value1
Jimmy John's1U-Haul4
Jones New York1UPS10
Journeys1Vans3
KFC1Verizon Wireless2
Kincaid1Victoria's Secret1
Kmart1Walmart1
Kroger3Wendy's1
La Quinta1YMCA1
Browse common businesses in Twin Falls, ID


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  • #31 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Farm product raw material merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
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  • #81 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of males working in industry: Farm supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #97 on the list of "Top 101 cities with largest percentage of females working in industry: Farm supplies merchant wholesalers (population 5,000+)"
  • #53 (83301) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Basque first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #72 (83301) on the list of "Top 101 zip codes with the largest percentage of Yugoslavian first ancestries (pop 5,000+)"
  • #42 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Bush (Republican) in the 2004 Presidential Election, pop. 50,000+"
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