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Blaine County, Idaho (ID)

County population in 2017: 22,358 (67% urban, 33% rural); it was 18,991 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 4,365
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,574
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 5,346
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,884 (it was 2,434 in 2000)
% of renters here:

31%
State:

30%

Land area: 2645 sq. mi.

Water area: 16.2 sq. mi.

Population density: 8 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Blaine County: 97.5 (near average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (34.1%), Finance, insurance, real estate, and rental and leasing (19.7%), Educational, health and social services (11.8%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 42%
  • Government: 8%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 49%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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  • Races in Blaine County, ID (2017)
    • 16,98389.4%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 4,79625.3%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2821.5%Two or more races
    • 2181.1%Asian alone
    • 650.3%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 110.06%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 80.04%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
Median resident age:

43.3 years
Idaho median age:

36.3 years
Males: 11,466  (51.3%)
Females: 10,892  (48.7%)
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Average household size:
Blaine County:

2.0 people
Idaho:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2017: $60,265 ($50,496 in 1999)
This county:

$60,265
Idaho:

$52,225

Median contract rent in 2017 for apartments: $888 (lower quartile is $564, upper quartile is $1,202)
This county:

$888
State:

$698


Estimated median house or condo value in 2017: $457,190 (it was $266,500 in 2000)
Blaine:

$457,190
Idaho:

$207,100
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $262,698 - $857,218

Mean price in 2017:

Detached houses: $861,825
Here:

$861,825
State:

$256,752

Townhouses or other attached units: $395,434
Here:

$395,434
State:

$188,519

In 2-unit structures: $335,562
Here:

$335,562
State:

$241,511

In 3-to-4-unit structures: $361,915
Here:

$361,915
State:

$206,725

In 5-or-more-unit structures: $362,036
Here:

$362,036
State:

$229,120

Mobile homes: $98,105
Here:

$98,105
State:

$82,306

Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,701
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $499

Institutionalized population: 24

Crime in 2005 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 7
  • Burglaries: 8
  • Thefts: 29
  • Auto thefts: 1

Crime in 2004 (reported by the sheriff's office or county police, not the county total):

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 12
  • Burglaries: 40
  • Thefts: 25
  • Auto thefts: 1
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 242 buildings, average cost: $263,100
  • 1998: 246 buildings, average cost: $322,200
  • 1999: 256 buildings, average cost: $315,900
  • 2000: 241 buildings, average cost: $450,400
  • 2001: 284 buildings, average cost: $412,700
  • 2002: 251 buildings, average cost: $354,500
  • 2003: 271 buildings, average cost: $428,900
  • 2004: 295 buildings, average cost: $502,000
  • 2005: 229 buildings, average cost: $638,900
  • 2006: 205 buildings, average cost: $665,300
  • 2007: 103 buildings, average cost: $938,500
  • 2008: 68 buildings, average cost: $632,500
  • 2009: 27 buildings, average cost: $1,152,200
  • 2010: 24 buildings, average cost: $1,047,500
  • 2011: 29 buildings, average cost: $1,356,300
  • 2012: 21 buildings, average cost: $984,700
  • 2013: 60 buildings, average cost: $866,100
  • 2014: 89 buildings, average cost: $847,900
  • 2015: 62 buildings, average cost: $966,600
  • 2016: 85 buildings, average cost: $1,070,400
  • 2017: 69 buildings, average cost: $991,100
Number of permits per 10,000 Blaine, ID residents
Average permit cost in Blaine, ID
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2017: $1,936 (0.4%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2017: $2,409 (0.5%)

Distribution of median household income in Blaine, ID in 2017
Distribution of house value in Blaine, ID in 2017
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Blaine, ID in 2017
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2017: 13.0%
Blaine County:

13.0%
Idaho:

12.8%
(9.4% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 23.7% for Black residents, 25.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 1.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 13.2% for other race residents, 1.4% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2017: 43.3 years old
(Males: 42.6 years old, Females: 44.3 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 48.9 years old, Black residents: 32.8 years old, American Indian residents: 34.7 years old, Asian residents: 49.6 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 26.9 years old, Other race residents: 30.9 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Blaine County is $740 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $821 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $1166 a month.

Cities in this county include: Hailey, Ketchum, Bellevue, Sun Valley, Carey.

Blaine County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level greater than 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Highest Potential

2018 air pollution in Blaine County:

Particulate Matter (PM2.5) Annual: 6.0 µg/m3(standard limit: 15.0 µg/m3). Near U.S. average.

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Blaine County: Pine Creek Campground (A), Fox Creek West Access Area (B), Fox Creek East Access Area (C), Badger Creek Access Area (D), Rainer Access Area (E), Nickerson Bridge Access Area (F), Mike Harris Camnpground (G), Spud Drive-In (H), Teton Creek Access Area (I), Linderman Ranch (J), Teton County Fire Protection District Station 1 (K). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Cedron Cemetery (1), Cache Clawson Cemetery (2), Victor Cemetery (3), Haden Cemetery (4), Bates Cemetery (5), Driggs-Darby Cemetery (6), Felt Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Alligator Lake (A), Castle Lake (B), Crystle Lake (C), Packsaddle Lake (D), Mud Lake (E), McRenolds Reservoir (F), Lizard Lake (G). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Rapid Creek (A), Slocum Creek (B), Moose Creek (C), Bull Elk Creek (D), Brown Bear Creek (E), Blacktail Creek (F), North Twin Creek (G), Patterson Creek (H), North Leigh Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Caledonia County, Vermont , Brule County, South Dakota , Dodge County, Wisconsin , Kewaunee County, Wisconsin .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.3%
Idaho:

3.4%

Unemployment by year in Blaine, ID
County total employment by year in Blaine, ID
County average yearly wages by year in Blaine, ID

Current college students: 648
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 89.1%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 40.5%

Number of foreign born residents: 3,138 (33.7% naturalized citizens)

Blaine County:

14.0%
Whole state:

5.9%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1,3212010 or later
  • 6322000 to 2009
  • 6241990 to 1999
  • 4191980 to 1989
  • 2531970 to 1979
  • 250Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 18.7 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 96.3%

Blaine County marital status for males Blaine County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 9,393
  • One, attached: 193
  • Two: 1,189
  • 3 or 4: 1,188
  • 5 to 9: 1,612
  • 10 to 19: 715
  • 20 to 49: 317
  • 50 or more: 15
  • Mobile homes: 831
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 1

Housing units in Blaine County with a mortgage: 3,399 (74 second mortgage, 295 home equity loan, 8 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,327

Here:

60.0% with mortgage
State:

64.4% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Blaine County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other2,5459
Catholic2,0752
Mainline Protestant8294
Evangelical Protestant64810
None15,279-
Blaine County Religion Details
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.

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 5
Blaine County:

2.33 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
This county:

0.93 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

0.53 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
Blaine County:

2.80 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 49
This county:

22.85 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Blaine County:

4.9%
Idaho:

7.7%

Adult obesity rate:
Blaine County:

15.8%
State:

25.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

13.1%
State:

11.7%

Agriculture in Blaine County:

Average size of farms: 1009 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $85,818
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $253.28
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 56.37%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $87,802
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 14.66%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 87.54%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $72,071
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 81.70%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 8.87

Tornado activity:

Blaine County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Idaho state average. It is 263539601.9 times below overall U.S. average.

Earthquake activity:

Blaine County-area historical earthquake activity is slightly above Idaho state average. It is 305% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 48.1 miles away from Blaine County center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 191.9 miles away from the county center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 265.4 miles away from the county center
On 3/28/1975 at 02:31:05, a magnitude 6.2 (6.1 MB, 6.0 MS, 6.2 ML, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 131.2 miles away from the county center
On 10/28/1983 at 19:51:24, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.1 MS, 5.8 ML, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 52.0 miles away from Blaine County center
On 10/29/1983 at 23:29:11, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.0 MS, 5.8 ML) earthquake occurred 61.5 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), local magnitude (ML), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Idaho Castle Rock Fire, Incident Period: August 28, 2007 to September 06, 2007, Fire Management Assistance Declared: August 28, 2007, FEMA Id: 2724, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Idaho Hurricane Katrina Evacuation, Incident Period: August 29, 2005 to October 01, 2005, Emergency Declared EM-3244: September 13, 2005, FEMA Id: 3244, Natural disaster type: Hurricane
  • Idaho Wildfires, Incident Period: July 27, 2000 to September 26, 2000, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1341: September 01, 2000, FEMA Id: 1341, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • Idaho Drought, Incident Period: May 05, 1977, Emergency Declared EM-3040: May 05, 1977, FEMA Id: 3040, Natural disaster type: Drought
  • Idaho Heavy Rains & Flooding, Incident Period: December 31, 1964, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-186: December 31, 1964, FEMA Id: 186, Natural disaster type: Flood, Heavy Rain

The number of natural disasters in Blaine County (5) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 2
Emergencies Declared: 2
Means of transportation to work in 2017 - Blaine

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 9,778 (74.9%)
  • Carpooled: 1,250 (9.6%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 195 (1.5%)
  • Streetcar or trolley car: 10 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 197 (1.5%)
  • Bicycle: 92 (0.7%)
  • Walked: 404 (3.1%)
  • Worked at home: 1,094 (8.4%)
Class of Workers in 2017
Most common industries in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2017


  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Health care and social assistance (12%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (5%)

Most common industries for females in 2017


  • Accommodation and food services (15%)
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (9%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (7%)
  • Arts, entertainment, and recreation (6%)

Most common occupations in 2017 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2017


  • Construction and extraction occupations (16%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (12%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2017


  • Sales and related occupations (15%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (12%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (11%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (9%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (8%)
  • Management occupations (8%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (67%)
  • Peru (4%)
  • Canada (3%)
  • Austria (3%)
  • Germany (2%)
  • Vietnam (2%)
  • Philippines (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Blaine County


  • German (5%)
  • English (3%)
  • Irish (2%)
  • American (2%)
  • European (1%)
  • Italian (1%)
  • French (except Basque) (1%)

Owners and renters by unit type
Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders

People in group quarters in Blaine County, Idaho in 2000:

  • 256 people in other workers' dormitories
  • 70 people in nursing homes
  • 26 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

People in group quarters in Blaine County, Idaho in 2010:

  • 192 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 42 people in other noninstitutional facilities
  • 24 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $115,816.

6.44% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($106,030 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.44%
Idaho average:

8.09%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.02% relocated from other counties in Idaho ($13,456 average AGI)
4.41% relocated from other states ($92,575 average AGI)
Blaine County:

4.41%
Idaho average:

4.74%

Residents relocating <b>from</b> other counties or countries

Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Ada County, ID  0.62% ($39,475 average AGI)
from Twin Falls County, ID  0.45% ($62,955)
from King County, WA  0.30% ($154,931)
from Los Angeles County, CA  0.28% ($239,074)


5.83% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($62,578 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

5.83%
Idaho average:

7.05%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
2.12% relocated to other counties in Idaho ($21,360 average AGI)
3.71% relocated to other states ($41,219 average AGI)
Blaine County:

3.71%
Idaho average:

3.66%

Residents relocating <b>to</b> other counties or countries

Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Ada County, ID  0.82% ($69,175 average AGI)
to Twin Falls County, ID  0.36% ($50,400)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 13.2
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 13.6

Births per 1000 population in Blaine County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 4.0
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 3.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 4.4

Deaths per 1000 population in Blaine County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 4.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 9.2

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Blaine County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 24.5%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 16.3%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Blaine County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Blaine County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Blaine County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Blaine County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Blaine County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Blaine County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,196 (2,056 aged, 140 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 861 (17%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Blaine County, Idaho in 1999 - 2014:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (58)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (51)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (44)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (41)
  • Atherosclerotic cardiovascular disease, so described (38)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (36)
  • Breast, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (32)
  • Colon, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (26)
  • Unspecified dementia (26)
  • Pancreas, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (25)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 14%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 13%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 4.74
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 6,459
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 118
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 32,659

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,313
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 420
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 19

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 70
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 128

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 52

EPA green book nonattainment status in 2004-2006: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 153.0. This is less than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 22,358
  • In family households: 17,823 (2,297 male householders, 2,956 female householders)
    4,185 spouses, 5,814 children (5,272 natural, 214 adopted, 326 stepchildren), 276 grandchildren, 461 brothers or sisters, 1,105 parents, 573 other relatives, 283 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 4,147 (1,496 male householders (1,319 living alone)), 1,783 female householders (1,601 living alone)), 862 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 405

Size of family households: 2,536 2-persons, 1,100 3-persons, 1,033 4-persons, 365 5-persons, 102 6-persons, 44 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,921 1-person, 345 2-persons, 15 3-persons, 2 4-persons, 14 5-persons.

2,880 married couples with children.
1,512 single-parent households (325 men, 1,187 women).

81.8% of residents of Blaine speak English at home.
16.5% of residents speak Spanish at home (51% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 23% speak English not well, 7% don't speak English at all).
0.5% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (79% speak English very well, 19% speak English well, 2% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (82% speak English very well, 10% speak English well, 8% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (82% speak English very well, 18% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $57,667,000 ($2,733 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $4,121,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $28,508,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $8,548,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,108,000
Federal grants: $8,758,000
Federal procurement contracts: $4,197,000 ($1,304,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $6,548,000 ($553,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $583,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $9,524,000
Federal Government insurance: $154,678,000

Population change from April 1, 2000 to July 1, 2005:

Births: 1,406
Here:

66 per 1000 residents
State:

78 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 447
Here:

21 per 1000 residents
State:

37 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +567
Here:

+27 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +672
Here:

+32 per 1000 residents
State:

+43 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Blaine County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 3.25 millions of gallons per day (60% from ground, 40% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.4
State:

4.5

Year house built in Blaine County, Idaho
  • Year house built in Blaine County, Idaho
  • 492014 or later
  • 322010 to 2013
  • 2,8852000 to 2009
  • 3,7191990 to 1999
  • 2,5731980 to 1989
  • 4,0771970 to 1979
  • 7311960 to 1969
  • 3111950 to 1959
  • 1121940 to 1949
  • 6751939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Blaine County, Idaho
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Blaine County, Idaho
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Blaine County, Idaho
  • 161 room
  • 872 rooms
  • 1823 rooms
  • 5104 rooms
  • 1,3935 rooms
  • 1,3206 rooms
  • 8377 rooms
  • 5408 rooms
  • 7849+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Blaine County, Idaho
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Blaine County, Idaho
  • 2591 room
  • 1092 rooms
  • 3203 rooms
  • 8124 rooms
  • 6325 rooms
  • 2636 rooms
  • 3197 rooms
  • 518 rooms
  • 389+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Blaine County, Idaho
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Blaine County, Idaho
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Blaine County, Idaho
  • 15no bedroom
  • 2261 bedroom
  • 8782 bedrooms
  • 2,6923 bedrooms
  • 1,4524 bedrooms
  • 4015+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Blaine County, Idaho
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Blaine County, Idaho
  • 254no bedroom
  • 2751 bedroom
  • 9662 bedrooms
  • 1,0683 bedrooms
  • 2124 bedrooms
  • 245+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Blaine County, Idaho in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Blaine County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Blaine County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 28no vehicle
  • 1,4871 vehicle
  • 2,5482 vehicles
  • 1,2503 vehicles
  • 2194 vehicles
  • 1465+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Blaine County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Blaine County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 222no vehicle
  • 1,1411 vehicle
  • 9832 vehicles
  • 2733 vehicles
  • 1424 vehicles
  • 145+ vehicles

89.8% of Blaine County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 32% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 37% lived in Idaho.

Blaine County:

89.8%
State average:

83.0%

Place of birth for U.S.-born residents:

  • This state: 7,332
  • Other state: 11,614
  • Northeast: 1,817
  • Midwest: 1,799
  • South: 1,205
  • West: 6,722
Year householders moved into unit in Blaine County, ID
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Blaine County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 60.3%Utility gas
  • 28.2%Electricity
  • 7.0%Wood
  • 3.4%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%Other fuel
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 59.5%Electricity
  • 30.1%Utility gas
  • 8.9%Wood
  • 1.2%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 0.3%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 112
Here:

5.1%
Idaho:

8.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 96
Here:

7.0%
Idaho:

7.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 45
Here:

22.6%
Idaho:

22.3%

Educational Attainment
School Enrollment by Level of School
Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Noninstitutionalized Residents
Age and Sex of Noninstitutionalized Residents with Employment Disability

Blaine County government finances - Expenditure in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $4,695,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,138,000
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $2,600,000
    Police Protection: $2,573,000
    General - Other: $2,563,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $2,503,000
    Health - Other: $2,397,000
    Regular Highways: $2,165,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,107,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,656,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,322,000
    Financial Administration: $1,079,000
    General Public Buildings: $685,000
    Corrections - Other: $493,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $308,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $282,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $81,000
    Parks and Recreation: $27,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $350,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $1,259,000
    Other - Other Higher Education: $194,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,207,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,086,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $121,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $5,333,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,229,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $345,000
    Special Assessments: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $356,000
    Regular Highways: $31,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $4,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,046,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $192,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,954,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,606,000
    Other: $179,000
    Education: $167,000
    Health and Hospitals: $64,000
    Public Welfare: $14,000
  • Tax - Property: $11,949,000
    Other License: $485,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $10,064,000

Blaine County government finances - Revenue in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $4,695,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,138,000
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $2,600,000
    Police Protection: $2,573,000
    General - Other: $2,563,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $2,503,000
    Health - Other: $2,397,000
    Regular Highways: $2,165,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,107,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,656,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,322,000
    Financial Administration: $1,079,000
    General Public Buildings: $685,000
    Corrections - Other: $493,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $308,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $282,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $81,000
    Parks and Recreation: $27,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $350,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $1,259,000
    Other - Other Higher Education: $194,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,207,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,086,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $121,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $5,333,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,229,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $345,000
    Special Assessments: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $356,000
    Regular Highways: $31,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $4,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,046,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $192,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,954,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,606,000
    Other: $179,000
    Education: $167,000
    Health and Hospitals: $64,000
    Public Welfare: $14,000
  • Tax - Property: $11,949,000
    Other License: $485,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $10,064,000

Blaine County government finances - Debt in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $4,695,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,138,000
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $2,600,000
    Police Protection: $2,573,000
    General - Other: $2,563,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $2,503,000
    Health - Other: $2,397,000
    Regular Highways: $2,165,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,107,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,656,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,322,000
    Financial Administration: $1,079,000
    General Public Buildings: $685,000
    Corrections - Other: $493,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $308,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $282,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $81,000
    Parks and Recreation: $27,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $350,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $1,259,000
    Other - Other Higher Education: $194,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,207,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,086,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $121,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $5,333,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,229,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $345,000
    Special Assessments: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $356,000
    Regular Highways: $31,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $4,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,046,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $192,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,954,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,606,000
    Other: $179,000
    Education: $167,000
    Health and Hospitals: $64,000
    Public Welfare: $14,000
  • Tax - Property: $11,949,000
    Other License: $485,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $10,064,000

Blaine County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2016:

  • Charges - Other: $4,695,000
    Solid Waste Management: $2,138,000
  • Current Operations - Central Staff Services: $2,600,000
    Police Protection: $2,573,000
    General - Other: $2,563,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $2,503,000
    Health - Other: $2,397,000
    Regular Highways: $2,165,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,107,000
    Solid Waste Management: $1,656,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,322,000
    Financial Administration: $1,079,000
    General Public Buildings: $685,000
    Corrections - Other: $493,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $308,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $282,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $81,000
    Parks and Recreation: $27,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $350,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Police Protection: $1,259,000
    Other - Other Higher Education: $194,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,207,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $8,086,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $121,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $5,333,000
    Interest Earnings: $1,229,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $345,000
    Special Assessments: $4,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - General - Other: $356,000
    Regular Highways: $31,000
    Public Welfare Institutions: $4,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $17,046,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $192,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,954,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,606,000
    Other: $179,000
    Education: $167,000
    Health and Hospitals: $64,000
    Public Welfare: $14,000
  • Tax - Property: $11,949,000
    Other License: $485,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $10,064,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 69
  • Number of aged recipients: 12
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 57
  • Number of recipients under 18: 16
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 35
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 18
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 20
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 30
Most common first names in Blaine County, ID among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James5273.3 years
William4973.8 years
John4276.3 years
Mary3984.0 years
Robert3872.6 years
George2375.7 years
Ruth1782.2 years
Dorothy1681.2 years
Frank1575.3 years
David1570.3 years
Most common last names in Blaine County, ID among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith2276.4 years
Brown1677.1 years
Jones1671.3 years
Patterson1573.8 years
Johnson1475.9 years
Davis1177.1 years
Nelson1070.9 years
Miller969.7 years
Rose877.9 years
Young876.4 years
Businesses in Blaine County, ID
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Ford1
Albertsons1H&R Block1
AmericInn1McDonald's1
Baskin-Robbins1Nike2
Best Western2RadioShack1
Budget Car Rental1Starbucks2
Chevrolet1True Value2
Clarion1U-Haul2
ColorTyme1UPS8
Curves1YMCA1
FedEx9

Blaine County on our top lists:

  • #48 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000"
  • #53 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the lowest number of deaths per 1000 residents 2007-2013"
  • #85 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the largest number of people without health insurance coverage in 2000"