Wallace, Idaho

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Population in 2017: 761 (87% urban, 13% rural).
Population change since 2000: -20.7%
 
Males: 382  (50.2%)
Females: 379  (49.8%)
Median resident age:

41.3 years
Idaho median age:

36.3 years

Zip codes: 83873.

Estimated median household income in 2017: $32,684 (it was $22,065 in 2000)
Wallace:

$32,684
ID:

$52,225

Estimated per capita income in 2017: $22,516 (it was $14,699 in 2000)

Wallace city income, earnings, and wages data

Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $136,466 (it was $62,400 in 2000)
Wallace:

$136,466
ID:

$207,100

Mean prices in 2017: all housing units: $140,641; detached houses: $142,629; in 2-unit structures: $79,658

Median gross rent in 2017: $678.

March 2019 cost of living index in Wallace: 86.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 27.9%
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  • Races in Wallace, ID (2010)
    • 74094.4%White alone
    • 182.3%Hispanic
    • 151.9%Two or more races
    • 81.0%American Indian alone
    • 20.3%Asian alone
    • 10.1%Black alone

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



According to our research of Idaho and other state lists, there were 6 registered sex offenders living in Wallace, Idaho as of February 27, 2020.
The ratio of all residents to sex offenders in Wallace is 131 to 1.


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Ancestries: American (21.8%), German (11.2%), Irish (7.0%), English (4.5%), Dutch (3.4%), Italian (2.5%).

Current Local Time: PST time zone

Incorporated in 1884

Elevation: 2744 feet

Land area: 0.87 square miles.

Population density: 875 people per square mile   (low).

Wallace, Idaho map

17 residents are foreign born

This city:

1.9%
Idaho:

5.9%

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,186 (0.9%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $1,477 (1.1%)

Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Spokane Valley, WA (62.8 miles , pop. 89,755).

Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: East Seattle, WA (291.5 miles , pop. 480,100).

Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (934.7 miles , pop. 3,694,820).

Nearest cities:

Osburn, ID (2.1 miles ),
Mullan, ID (2.4 miles ),
Wardner, ID (3.2 miles ),
Kellogg, ID (3.2 miles ),
Smelterville, ID (3.6 miles ),
Pinehurst, ID (3.9 miles ),
Murray, ID (4.4 miles ),
Avery-Clarkia, ID (4.9 miles )

Latitude: 47.47 N, Longitude: 115.92 W

Nickname or alias (official or unofficial): Silver Capital of the World

Area code: 208

Distribution of median household income in Wallace, ID in 2017
Distribution of house value in Wallace, ID in 2017
Wallace satellite photo by USGS
Unemployment in March 2019:
Here:

7.7%
Idaho:

3.4%
Most common industries in Wallace, ID (%)
Both Males Females
Most common industries in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (16.6%)
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (10.2%)
  • Educational services (8.8%)
  • Health care (8.6%)
  • Public administration (7.2%)
  • Construction (6.1%)
  • Food & beverage stores (4.1%)
Most common industries for males in 2000
  • Mining, quarrying, oil & gas extraction (18.3%)
  • Accommodation & food services (15.0%)
  • Public administration (11.1%)
  • Construction (8.9%)
  • Educational services (6.7%)
  • Health care (4.4%)
  • Building material & garden equipment & supplies dealers (4.4%)
Most common industries for females in 2000
  • Accommodation & food services (18.1%)
  • Health care (12.6%)
  • Educational services (11.0%)
  • Food & beverage stores (6.0%)
  • Administrative & support & waste management services (4.9%)
  • Religious, grantmaking, civic, professional, similar organizations (4.9%)
  • Gasoline stations (3.8%)
Most common occupations in Wallace, ID (%)
Both Males Females
Most common occupations in 2000
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.7%)
  • Extraction workers (6.1%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (6.1%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (5.2%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (5.0%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (4.1%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (3.0%)
Most common occupations for males in 2000
  • Extraction workers (11.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (8.3%)
  • Laborers and material movers, hand (5.6%)
  • Food and beverage serving workers, except waiters and waitresses (4.4%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Law enforcement workers, including supervisors (3.9%)
  • Top executives (3.9%)
Most common occupations for females in 2000
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (9.9%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (9.9%)
  • Cooks and food preparation workers (7.1%)
  • Other management occupations, except farmers and farm managers (7.1%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers, including supervisors (4.9%)
  • Financial clerks, except bookkeeping, accounting and auditing clerks (4.9%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary, and middle school teachers (3.8%)

Average climate in Wallace, Idaho

Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations

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Air pollution and air quality trends
(lower is better)
AQI PM10 PM2.5
Air Quality Index

Air Quality Index (AQI) level in 2018 was 88.5. This is about average.

City:

88.5
U.S.:

74.2
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM10) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 16.2. This is better than average. Closest monitor was 4.3 miles away from the city center.

City:

16.2
U.S.:

19.6
Particulate Matter Level

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) [µg/m3] level in 2018 was 12.8. This is significantly worse than average. Closest monitor was 15.2 miles away from the city center.

City:

12.8
U.S.:

8.5

Earthquake activity:

Wallace-area historical earthquake activity is below Idaho state average. It is 100% 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 323.1 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 256.2 miles away from the city center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 4/13/1949 at 19:55:42, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 308.3 miles away from Wallace center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 2/28/2001 at 18:54:32, a magnitude 6.8 (6.5 MB, 6.6 MS, 6.8 MW, Depth: 32.2 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 313.3 miles away from the city center, causing $2,000,000,000 total damage and $305,000,000 insured losses
On 4/29/1965 at 15:28:43, a magnitude 6.6 (6.6 UK) earthquake occurred 300.1 miles away from Wallace center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 488.6 miles away from Wallace center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Natural disasters:

The number of natural disasters in Shoshone County (10) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 9
Emergencies Declared: 1

Causes of natural disasters: Floods: 7, Storms: 3, Fire: 1, Heavy Rain: 1, Hurricane: 1, Landslide: 1, Mudslide: 1, Snow: 1, Volcanic Eruption: 1 (Note: some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Wallace topographic map

Main business address for: INDEPENDENCE LEAD MINES CO (MISCELLANEOUS METAL ORES).

Hospitals and medical centers near Wallace:

  • SILVER VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER ECU (Nursing Home, about 2 miles away; SILVERTON, ID)
  • KINDRED NURSING AND REHAB - MOUNTAIN VALLEY (Nursing Home, about 11 miles away; KELLOGG, ID)

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Wallace:

  • North Idaho College (about 44 miles; Coeur d'Alene, ID; Full-time enrollment: 4,684)
  • Spokane Community College (about 69 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,482)
  • Gonzaga University (about 71 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,780)
  • Whitworth University (about 73 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 2,689)
  • University of Idaho (about 74 miles; Moscow, ID; FT enrollment: 10,416)
  • Spokane Falls Community College (about 74 miles; Spokane, WA; FT enrollment: 6,052)
  • Washington State University (about 78 miles; Pullman, WA; FT enrollment: 25,055)

Public high school in Wallace:

See full list of schools located in Wallace

Library in Wallace:

  • WALLACE PUBLIC (Operating income: $32,288; Location: 415 RIVER ST; 13,804 books; 479 audio materials; 764 video materials; 51 state licensed databases; 42 print serial subscriptions)

User-submitted facts and corrections:

  • Wallace Jr. Sr. High School is located at Number 1 Miners Alley Wallace, Id 83873 Silver Hills Elem is located in Osburn, Idaho 1246 Silver Valley Rd. Osburn, Id 83849 Sil

Points of interest:

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Notable location: Shoshone County Fire District 1 (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Main business address in Wallace: INDEPENDENCE LEAD MINES CO (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Creeks: Canyon Creek (A), Placer Creek (B), Ninemile Creek (C). Display/hide their locations on the map

Tourist attractions: Oasis Bordello Museum (605 Cedar Street), Northern Pacific Depot Railroad Museum (219 6th Street), Wallace District Mining Museum (509 Bank Street), Sierra Silver Mine Tour Inc (Tours & Charters; 420 5th Street).

Hotels: Stardust Motel (410 Pine Street), Brooks Hotel - Lounge (500 Cedar Street), Ryan Hotel (608 Cedar Street), Molly B'Damm Motel (60330 Silver Valley Rd).

Court: Shoshone County - Court Records- Traffic Tickets- Magistrate Judge- Clerk of District C (Courthouse).

Birthplace of: Lana Turner - Actress, Mike Riley - College football player, Bill Thomas - Politician, Michael Norell - Screenwriter, William J. Murphy - Politician.

Shoshone 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 Wallace and their reported violations in the past:

E SHOSHONE COUNTY WATER DIST WALLACE (Population served: 2,388, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In AUG-04-2011, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Violation/Reminder Notice (SEP-01-2011), St Public Notif requested (SEP-04-2011), St Compliance achieved (SEP-29-2011)
E SHOSHONE COUNTY WATER DIST MULLAN (Population served: 821, Surface water):
Past monitoring violations:
  • Failure To Address Deficiency - In JUL-19-2011, Contaminant: GROUNDWATER RULE. Follow-up actions: St Compliance achieved (SEP-29-2011), St Public Notif requested (OCT-14-2011), St Violation/Reminder Notice (OCT-14-2011)
SHOSHONE BASE CAMP (Population served: 90, Groundwater):
Past monitoring violations:
  • One routine major monitoring violation
  • 2 regular monitoring violations
PRICHARD TAVERN (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
Past health violations:
  • MCL, Monthly (TCR) - In MAR-2007, Contaminant: Coliform
Past monitoring violations:
  • Monitoring, Repeat Major (TCR) - In JUN-2008, Contaminant: Coliform (TCR)
  • 17 routine major monitoring violations
  • 3 minor monitoring violations
  • 3 regular monitoring violations

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

  • E SHOSHONE COUNTY WATER DIST BURKE (Population served: 45, Primary Water Source Type: Surface water)
Average household size:
This city:

2.0 people
Idaho:

2.7 people

Percentage of family households:
This city:

52.2%
Whole state:

69.6%

Percentage of households with unmarried partners:
This city:

6.6%
Whole state:

6.3%


Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
  • Lesbian couples: 0.3% of all households
  • Gay men: 0.0% of all households
60 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities in 2010
46 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups) in 2000

Banks with branches in Wallace (2011 data):

  • AmericanWest Bank: Wallace Financial Center at 806 Bank St., branch established on 2003/11/03. Info updated 2011/12/12: Bank assets: $2,274.6 mil, Deposits: $1,889.1 mil, headquarters in Spokane, WA, positive income, Commercial Lending Specialization, 76 total offices, Holding Company: Skbhc Holdings Llc
  • U.S. Bank National Association: Wallace Branch at 528 Cedar Street, branch established on 1937/12/13. 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
  • Wells Fargo Bank, National Association: Wallace Branch at 419 Sixth Street, branch established on 1892/01/01. 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

For population 15 years and over in Wallace:

Marital status in Wallace, ID
  • Never married: 28.8%
  • Now married: 41.0%
  • Separated: 1.5%
  • Widowed: 4.1%
  • Divorced: 24.5%

For population 25 years and over in Wallace:

  • High school or higher: 87.7%
  • Bachelor's degree or higher: 17.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.6%
  • Unemployed: 11.5%
  • Mean travel time to work (commute): 14.4 minutes
Educational Attainment in 2017
School Enrollment by Level of School in 2017
Education Gini index (Inequality in education)
Here:

9.4
Idaho average:

10.5

Travel time (in minutes) to work in 2017
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Wallace
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Religion statistics for Wallace, ID (based on Shoshone County data)

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,46315
Catholic7043
Other6875
Mainline Protestant3755
None9,536-
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: 7
This county:

5.47 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 10
Shoshone County:

7.81 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.
Number of full-service restaurants: 14
This county:

10.93 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

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

8.5%
Idaho:

7.7%
Adult obesity rate:
Shoshone County:

29.3%
Idaho:

25.7%
Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

10.5%
State:

11.7%

Health and Nutrition:

Healthy diet rate:
Here:

47.6%
Idaho:

47.8%

Average overall health of teeth and gums:
Here:

41.9%
Idaho:

44.1%

Average BMI:
Here:

28.8
Idaho:

28.6

People feeling badly about themselves:
This city:

21.5%
Idaho:

22.3%

People not drinking alcohol at all:
Here:

11.3%
Idaho:

10.2%

Average hours sleeping at night:
Wallace:

6.8
Idaho:

6.8

Overweight people:
This city:

34.9%
State:

33.0%

General health condition:
Here:

52.1%
Idaho:

54.8%

Average condition of hearing:
This city:

75.3%
State:

78.1%

More about Health and Nutrition of Wallace, ID Residents
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
Streets and Highways 2$4,298$25,7880$0
Financial Administration 0$0 0$0
Other Government Administration 0$0 9$4,976
Local Libraries 0$0 1$1,122
Totals for Government 2$4,298$25,78810$6,098

Wallace government finances - Expenditure in 2012 (per resident):

  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $238,000 ($312.75)
    Central Staff Services: $202,000 ($265.44)
    Libraries: $108,000 ($141.92)
    Parks and Recreation: $92,000 ($120.89)
    Sewerage: $17,000 ($22.34)
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $102,000 ($134.03)
    Other - Local Fire Protection: $56,000 ($73.59)
    Other - General - Other: $27,000 ($35.48)
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $19,000 ($24.97)
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $140,000 ($183.97)

Wallace government finances - Revenue in 2012 (per resident):

  • Charges - Sewerage: $14,000 ($18.40)
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Electric Utilities: $50,000 ($65.70)
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $215,000 ($282.52)
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $39,000 ($51.25)
    Highways: $28,000 ($36.79)
  • Tax - Property: $430,000 ($565.05)
    Other Selective Sales: $103,000 ($135.35)
    Public Utilities Sales: $19,000 ($24.97)
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $7,000 ($9.20)

Wallace government finances - Cash and Securities in 2012 (per resident):

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $564,000 ($741.13)

6.25% of this county's 2016 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2015 ($40,793 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.25%
Idaho average:

8.09%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2015 and 2016:
from Kootenai County, ID  1.77% ($36,948 average AGI)


5.90% of this county's 2015 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2016 ($35,733 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.90%
Idaho average:

7.05%

10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2015 and 2016.

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2015 and 2016:
to Kootenai County, ID  2.75% ($36,311 average AGI)
to Spokane County, WA  0.53% ($42,000)

Businesses in Wallace, ID

  • FedEx: 1
  • True Value: 1

Strongest AM radio stations in Wallace:

  • KWAL (620 AM; 1 kW; WALLACE, ID; Owner: METALS BROADCASTING CO.)
  • KERR (750 AM; 50 kW; POLSON, MT; Owner: ANDERSON RADIO BROADCASTING, INC.)
  • KGA (1510 AM; 50 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KVNI (1080 AM; 10 kW; COEUR D' ALENE, ID; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • KOFI (1180 AM; 50 kW; KALISPELL, MT; Owner: KOFI, INC.)
  • KXLY (920 AM; 20 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KQQQ (1150 AM; 25 kW; PULLMAN, WA; Owner: RADIO PALOUSE, INC.)
  • KMJY (700 AM; 10 kW; NEWPORT, WA; Owner: JAMES E. AND HELEN G. STARGEL)
  • KTBI (810 AM; daytime; 50 kW; EPHRATA, WA; Owner: TACOMA BROADCASTERS, INCORPORATED)
  • KQNT (590 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KMAX (840 AM; 10 kW; COLFAX, WA; Owner: PALOUSE COUNTRY, INC.)
  • KJRB (790 AM; 5 kW; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KJJR (880 AM; 10 kW; WHITEFISH, MT; Owner: BEE BROADCASTING, INCORPORATED)

Strongest FM radio stations in Wallace:

  • KTWD (97.5 FM; WALLACE, ID; Owner: CSN INTERNATIONAL)
  • KPLG (91.5 FM; PLAINS, MT; Owner: YOUR NETWORK OF PRAISE, INC.)
  • KHTQ (94.5 FM; HAYDEN, ID; Owner: QUEENB RADIO, INC.)
  • KCDA (103.1 FM; POST FALLS, ID; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KXLY-FM (99.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE RADIO, INC.)
  • KDRK-FM (93.7 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: CITADEL BROADCASTING COMPANY)
  • KIXZ-FM (96.1 FM; OPPORTUNITY, WA; Owner: CAPSTAR TX LIMITED PARTNERSHIP)
  • KPBX-FM (91.1 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: SPOKANE PUBLIC RADIO, INC.)
  • KMBI-FM (107.9 FM; SPOKANE, WA; Owner: THE MOODY BIBLE INSTITUTE OF CHICAGO)
  • KLTC-FM (107.5 FM; SUPERIOR, MT; Owner: CLEAR CHANNEL BROADCASTING LICENSES, INC.)
  • KICR (102.3 FM; COEUR D'ALENE, ID; Owner: GREAT NORTHERN BROADCASTING, INC.)

TV broadcast stations around Wallace:

  • K59BW (Channel 59; BONNERS FERRY, ID; Owner: STATE BOARD OF EDUCATION (IEPBS))
  • Wallace, Idaho
  • Fatal accident count11
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents16
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons:4
  • Fatalities11
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents24
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents1
  • Idaho average
  • Fatal accident count1799
  • Vehicles involved in fatal accidents2524
  • Fatal accidents involving drunk persons655
  • Fatalities2040
  • Persons involved in fatal accidents4586
  • Pedestrians involved in fatal accidents107
See more detailed statistics of Wallace fatal car crashes and road traffic accidents for 1975 - 2017 here
  • National Bridge Inventory (NBI) Statistics
  • 29Number of bridges
  • 778ft / 237mTotal length
  • $6,727,000Total costs
  • 95,020Total average daily traffic
  • 19,445Total average daily truck traffic
  • 132,225Total future (year 2035) average daily traffic
New bridges in Wallace, ID - historical statistics
  • New bridges - historical statistics
  • 11910-1919
  • 11930-1939
  • 31940-1949
  • 51960-1969
  • 41970-1979
  • 81980-1989
  • 61990-1999
  • 12000-2009
See full National Bridge Inventory statistics for Wallace, ID

FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers:

11 (See the full list of FCC Registered Broadcast Land Mobile Towers in Wallace, ID)

FCC Registered Microwave Towers:

2
  • Goose Peak, 7.3 Miles @ 33 Degrees Ne Of Wallace, Idaho (Lat: 47.562278 Lon: -115.843639), Type: Pole, Structure height: 9.1 m, Overall height: 13.7 m, Call Sign: WQOL653,
    Assigned Frequencies: 953.950 MHz, Grant Date: 11/08/2011, Expiration Date: 11/08/2021, Certifier: Brent Schlangen, Registrant: Gillespie, Prudhon & Associates Inc., 16111 Se 106th Avenue, Suite 100, Clackamas, OR 97015, Phone: (503) 657-0424, Fax: (503) 657-0361, Email:
  • Sunset Peak, Lat: 47.563444 Lon: -115.834806, Type: Building, Structure height: 4.6 m, Overall height: 5 m, Call Sign: WQUZ866,
    Assigned Frequencies: 6212.06 MHz, 6212.06 MHz, 6212.06 MHz, 6212.06 MHz, Grant Date: 12/03/2014, Expiration Date: 12/03/2024, Certifier: William Geibel Jr, Registrant: Intelpath, 16w575 79th St., #102, Willowbrook, IL 60527, Phone: (312) 841-9188, Email:

FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:

9 (See the full list of FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses in Wallace)

FAA Registered Aircraft:

3
  • Aircraft: CESSNA 140 (Category: Land, Seats: 2, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 105 mph), Engine: Reciprocating
    N-Number: 2988N , Serial Number: 13246, Certificate Issue Date: 12/28/2018
    Registrant (Individual): Duane K Widmyer, 203 Woodland Dr, Wallace, ID 83873
  • Aircraft: PIPER PA-28-180 (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds, Speed: 107 mph), Engine: LYCOMING O&VO-360 SER (180 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 7029W , Serial Number: 28-686, Airworthiness Date: 09/18/1962, Certificate Issue Date: 07/29/2013
    Registrant (Individual): Dennis G Sheppard, Po Box 827, Wallace, ID 83873
  • Aircraft: ROBINSON HELICOPTER COMPANY R44 II (Category: Land, Seats: 4, Weight: Up to 12,499 Pounds), Engine: LYCOMING IO-540-AE1A5 (260 HP) (Reciprocating)
    N-Number: 922PP , Serial Number: 13776, Year manufactured: 2015, Airworthiness Date: 01/19/2015, Certificate Issue Date: 11/20/2018
    Registrant (LLC): D C T LLC, 716 Bank St, Wallace, ID 83873

2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:

  • Fire: 6
  • Hazardous Condition: 9
  • Service Call: 5
Fire incident types in Wallace, ID

See full 2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System statistics for Wallace, ID
Most common first names in Wallace, ID among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2973.7 years
James2766.4 years
William2772.1 years
George1874.4 years
Mary1881.2 years
Charles1872.6 years
Robert1563.9 years
Edward1172.8 years
Henry1076.1 years
Florence1080.3 years
Most common last names in Wallace, ID among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson1968.8 years
Nelson877.0 years
Scott875.6 years
Caron777.7 years
Clark768.2 years
Thompson765.1 years
White673.2 years
Carlson670.0 years
Magnuson685.2 years
Bailey669.9 years
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos in Wallace, ID
  • 69.1%Utility gas
  • 14.5%Wood
  • 14.0%Electricity
  • 1.4%Other fuel
  • 1.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments in Wallace, ID
  • 46.5%Electricity
  • 45.6%Utility gas
  • 3.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.6%Wood
  • 2.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.


Wallace compared to Idaho state average:

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

Wallace on our top lists:

  • #75 on the list of "Top 100 cities with oldest houses"
  • #9 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
  • #99 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest Particulate Matter (PM10) Annual air pollution readings in 2012 (µg/m3)"
There are no pilots and 3 other airmen in this city.
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Top Patent Applicants
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Total of 1 patent application in 2008-2020.