For population 25 years and over in Wendell:
For population 15 years and over in Wendell city:
427 residents are foreign born (14.9% Latin America).
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2011: $902 (0.8%)
Nearest city with pop. 50,000+: Boise, ID (96.7 miles , pop. 185,787).
Nearest city with pop. 200,000+: Northwest Clackamas, OR (432.8 miles , pop. 224,220).
Nearest city with pop. 1,000,000+: Los Angeles, CA (633.0 miles , pop. 3,694,820).
Nearest cities: Jerome, ID (3.2 miles ), Hagerman, ID (3.2 miles ), Gooding, ID (3.3 miles ), Buhl, ID (3.5 miles ), Filer, ID (3.9 miles ), Bliss, ID (4.0 miles ), Shoshone, ID (4.3 miles ), Twin Falls, ID (4.4 miles ).
Single-family new house construction building permits:
Latitude: 42.78 N, Longitude: 114.70 W
Area code commonly used in this area: 208
City-data.com crime rate counts serious crimes more heavily. It adjusts for the number of visitors and daily workers commuting into cities.
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Crime rate in Wendell detailed stats: murders, rapes, robberies, assaults, burglaries, thefts, arson
Full-time law enforcement employees in 2011, including police officers: 4 (3 officers).
Population change in the 1990s: +406 (+21.0%).
Work and jobs in Wendell: detailed stats about occupations, industries, unemployment, workers, commute
Average climate in Wendell, Idaho
Based on data reported by over 4,000 weather stations
Earthquake activity:Wendell-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Idaho state average. It is 96% smaller than the overall U.S. average.
On 1/13/1999 at 23:10:29, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 92.4 miles away from the city center
On 11/26/2008 at 17:33:58, a magnitude 3.7 (3.7 ML, Depth: 6.5 mi) earthquake occurred 88.8 miles away from Wendell center
On 11/4/2002 at 07:52:57, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 57.0 miles away from the city center
On 11/27/2008 at 03:14:16, a magnitude 3.6 (3.6 ML, Depth: 6.8 mi) earthquake occurred 88.8 miles away from the city center
On 1/24/1992 at 10:15:47, a magnitude 3.5 (2.7 MB, 3.2 ML, 3.5 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 93.9 miles away from Wendell center
On 1/10/1996 at 17:03:00, a magnitude 3.5 (3.5 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 97.6 miles away from the city center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML)
Natural disasters:The number of natural disasters in Gooding County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 1
Causes of natural disasters: Heavy Rain: 1, Earthquake: 1, Flood: 1, Hurricane: 1 (Note: Some incidents may be assigned to more than one category).
Birthplace of: James F. Amos - US Marines general, Sherry Jackson - Child actor, R. Thad Taylor - Theatre director.
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Drinking water stations with addresses in Wendell and their reported violations in the past:WEST POINT SERVICE (Population served: 25, Groundwater):
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Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2011: 22.0%
(12.5% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 39.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 0.0% for American Indian residents, 44.0% for other race residents, 97.0% for two or more races residents)
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Likely homosexual households (counted as self-reported same-sex unmarried-partner households)
8 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional) in 2010
30 people in nursing homes in 2000
7 people in homes for the mentally retarded in 2000
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Banks with branches in Wendell (2011 data):
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Religion statistics for Wendell (based on Gooding County data)Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 42.49%
Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations
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Food Environment Statistics:
Number of grocery stores: 4
Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
Number of convenience stores (with gas): 7
Number of full-service restaurants: 9
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Low-income preschool obesity rate:
8.41% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($27,126 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
9.91% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($27,168 average adjusted gross income)
10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries between 2005 and 2006.
Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
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Wendell fatal accident list:
Feb 14, 2002 08:06 PM, Sr-46, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 4, Fatalities: 1, Drunken drivers: 1
May 24, 1999 03:20 PM, Main Ave West, Vehicles: 2, Persons: 3, Fatalities: 1
Dec 19, 1998 11:52 AM, Main Street, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Pedestrians: 1, Fatalities: 1
Sep 25, 1987 12:56 AM, 002200, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
Jan 6, 1978 03:20 PM, Vehicles: 1, Persons: 2, Fatalities: 1
FCC Registered Antenna Towers:34 (See the full list of FCC Registered Antenna Towers in Wendell)
FCC Registered Private Land Mobile Towers:4
FCC Registered Microwave Towers:21 (See the full list of FCC Registered Microwave Towers in this town)
FCC Registered Amateur Radio Licenses:4
FAA Registered Aircraft:8 (See the full list of FAA Registered Aircraft in Wendell)
2006 National Fire Incident Reporting System Incidents:
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Businesses in Wendell, ID