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Caribou County, Idaho (ID)

County population in 2016: 7,011 (40% urban, 60% rural); it was 7,304 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,185
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 882
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,036
Renter-occupied apartments: 539 (it was 524 in 2000)
% of renters here:

20%
State:

30%

Land area: 1766 sq. mi.

Water area: 32.6 sq. mi.

Population density: 4 people per square mile   (very low).

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Caribou County: 83.5 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (26.1%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (19.7%), Manufacturing (12.7%), Educational, health and social services (12.0%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 62%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 37%
  • Unpaid family work: 1%
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Races in Caribou County, Idaho:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (92.1%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (5.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.9%)
Median resident age:  37.2 years
Idaho median age:  36.1 years
Males: 3,557  (50.7%)
Females: 3,454  (49.3%)
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Caribou County,ID real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Caribou County:

2.0 people
Idaho:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $61,060 ($37,609 in 1999)

This county:

$61,060
Idaho:

$51,807

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $456 (lower quartile is $376, upper quartile is $544)
This county:

$456
State:

$676


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $142,022 (it was $77,300 in 2000)
Caribou:

$142,022
Idaho:

$189,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $97,390 - $191,573
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,003
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $325

Institutionalized population: 79

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 5
  • Burglaries: 15
  • Thefts: 10
  • 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: 3
  • Burglaries: 8
  • Thefts: 15
  • Auto thefts: 2
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 21 buildings, average cost: $163,100
  • 2008: 19 buildings, average cost: $187,800
  • 2009: 17 buildings, average cost: $182,200
  • 2010: 7 buildings, average cost: $138,300
  • 2011: 8 buildings, average cost: $172,400
  • 2012: 8 buildings, average cost: $155,600
  • 2013: 8 buildings, average cost: $248,300
  • 2014: 9 buildings, average cost: $219,500

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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2016 Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,048 (0.7%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $951 (0.8%)

Caribou County household income distribution in 2009 Caribou County home values distribution Caribou County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 9.6%
Caribou County:

9.6%
Idaho:

14.4%
(7.3% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 21.5% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 12.5% for American Indian residents, 15.3% for other race residents, 74.5% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 37.2 years old
(Males: 36.2 years old, Females: 37.8 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 37.8 years old, Black residents: 12.3 years old, American Indian residents: 22.0 years old, Asian residents: 26.2 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 28.6 years old, Other race residents: 34.4 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Caribou County is $404 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $516 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $733 a month.

Cities in this county include: Soda Springs, Grace, Bancroft, Wayan.

Caribou County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Caribou County: Scout Mountain Campground (A), Camp Tendoy (B), Lower Portneuf Access Area (C), Silver Sage Girl Scout Camp (D), Cherry Creek Campground (E), Cherry Springs Campground (F), Cherry Springs Campground Picnic Area (G), Putnam Lodge (H), Summit Campground (I), Summit Guard Station (J), Coulam (K), Bannock Guard Station (L), Blaser Station (M), Upper Portneuf Access Area (N), Wiregrass Reservoir Access Area (O), Yago Creek Access Area (P), Marsh Center (Q), Caribou Ski Area (R), Pebble Creek Ski Area (S), Onyx (T). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Marsh Center Cemetery (1), Woodland Cemetery (2), Grant Ward Cemetery (3), Robin Cemetery (4), Inkom Cemetery (5), Downey Cemetery (6), Lava Hot Springs Cemetery (7). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Swan Lake (A), Portneuf River Slough (B), Horse Lake (C), Wiregrass Reservoir (D), Hawkins Reservoir (E). Display/hide their locations on the map

Streams, rivers, and creeks: Arkansas Creek (A), Chimney Creek (B), Beaverdam Creek (C), Chicken Creek (D), Cherry Creek (E), Big Jimmy Creek (F), Blue Creek (G), Brush Creek (H), Clear Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Caribou County include: Big Fir Picnic Area (1), Fort Hall Historic Monument (2), Indian Rocks State Park (3), Pocatello Game Preserve (4), Pocatello Elk Refuge (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Albany County, Wyoming , Bonneville County , Clinton County, Michigan , Seneca County, New York , Stephenson County, Illinois .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

3.3%
Idaho:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 214
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 92.2%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 19.1%

Number of foreign born residents: 168 (27.8% naturalized citizens)

Caribou County:

2.4%
Whole state:

5.8%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 95
  • 2000 to 2009: 19
  • 1990 to 1999: 21
  • 1980 to 1989: 20
  • 1970 to 1979: 31
  • Before 1970: 22
Note: State values scaled to Caribou County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.1 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 89.1%

Caribou County marital status for males Caribou County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 2,659
  • One, attached: 35
  • Two: 63
  • 3 or 4: 120
  • 5 to 9: 34
  • 20 or more: 36
  • Mobile homes: 290
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 8

Housing units in Caribou County with a mortgage: 1,130 (39 second mortgage, 58 home equity loan, 1 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,044

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

64.5% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Caribou County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other5,32715
Catholic3742
Mainline Protestant901
Evangelical Protestant603
None1,112-
Caribou 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: 3
Caribou County:

4.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 4
Caribou County:

5.85 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 3
This county:

4.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Caribou County:

8.8%
Idaho:

7.7%

Adult obesity rate:
Caribou County:

25.3%
State:

25.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

7.0%
State:

11.7%

Agriculture in Caribou County:

Average size of farms: 871 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $85,191
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $74,017
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 32.25%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 42.04%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $99,535
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 81.22%
Average age of principal farm operators: 56 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 6.99
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 3.79%
All wheat for grain: 30868 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Caribou County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Idaho state average. It is 89065161.2 times below overall U.S. average.
Tornadoes in this county have caused 2 injuries recorded between 1950 and 2004.
On 6/11/1993, a category 1 (max. wind speeds 73-112 mph) tornado injured 2 people and caused between $500,000 and $5,000,000 in damages.

Earthquake activity:

Caribou County-area historical earthquake activity is near Idaho state average. It is 246% 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 136.9 miles away from Caribou County 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 142.4 miles away from the county center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 338.8 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 64.6 miles away from the county center
On 2/3/1994 at 09:05:04, a magnitude 5.8 (5.4 MB, 5.5 MS, 5.8 MW, 5.8 ML, Depth: 4.9 mi, Class: Moderate, Intensity: VI - VII) earthquake occurred 35.6 miles away from Caribou County center
On 6/30/1975 at 18:54:13, a magnitude 6.1 (5.6 MB, 5.9 MS, 6.1 UK, 6.1 ML) earthquake occurred 142.4 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 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 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 Caribou County (3) is a lot smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 2

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (4%)
  • Accommodation and food services (3%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (3%)
  • Health care and social assistance (21%)
  • Educational services (18%)
  • Retail trade (14%)
  • Manufacturing (8%)
  • Professional, scientific, and technical services (6%)
  • Accommodation and food services (5%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Management occupations (16%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (13%)
  • Production occupations (10%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (7%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (4%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Business and financial operations occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for the foreign-born residents (%):

  • Mexico (85%)
  • Germany (7%)
  • Spain (2%)
  • France (1%)
  • England (0%)
  • Scotland (0%)
  • Ireland (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Caribou County (%):

  • American (20%)
  • English (19%)
  • German (10%)
  • Swedish (5%)
  • Danish (4%)
  • European (3%)
  • Swiss (2%)

Caribou County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,549 (68.8%)
  • Carpooled: 841 (22.7%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 2 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 1 (0.0%)
  • Bicycle: 1 (0.0%)
  • Walked: 155 (4.2%)
  • Worked at home: 138 (3.7%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders ($)


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

  • 32 people in nursing homes
  • 20 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 6 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 4 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)

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

  • 47 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 28 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 4 people in group homes for juveniles (non-correctional)
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $51,211.

4.91% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,379 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

4.91%
Idaho average:

7.20%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
2.58% relocated from other counties in Idaho ($17,948 average AGI)
2.33% relocated from other states ($21,431 average AGI)
Caribou County:

2.33%
Idaho average:

3.91%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2010 and 2011:
from Bannock County, ID  1.06% ($29,160 average AGI)


7.80% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($44,374 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.80%
Idaho average:

7.21%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.31% relocated to other counties in Idaho ($20,616 average AGI)
3.49% relocated to other states ($23,758 average AGI)
Caribou County:

3.49%
Idaho average:

3.91%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2010 and 2011:
to Bannock County, ID  2.09% ($37,255 average AGI)
to Cache County, UT  0.62% ($28,667)
to Franklin County, ID  0.53% ($26,154)
to Bear Lake County, ID  0.45% ($43,000)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 14.7
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.1

Births per 1000 population in Caribou County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 7.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.7
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 10.1

Deaths per 1000 population in Caribou County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 9.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.6

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Caribou County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 16.6%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 9.7%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Caribou County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Caribou County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,170 (1,033 aged, 137 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 170 (9%)

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Aged persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

Disabled persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare)

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (66)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (58)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (49)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (47)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (41)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (37)
  • Congestive heart failure (29)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (25)
  • Unspecified dementia (24)
  • Malignant neoplasm of prostate (19)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 16%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 15%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 13.86
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 8,332
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 860
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 28,199

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,080
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 897
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 14

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 54
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 28

Household type by relationship:

Households: 7,011
  • In family households: 6,018 (1,125 male householders, 755 female householders)
    1,725 spouses, 2,109 children (1,941 natural, 51 adopted, 117 stepchildren), 57 grandchildren, 8 brothers or sisters, 34 parents, 34 other relatives, 135 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 887 (316 male householders (229 living alone)), 405 female householders (349 living alone)), 167 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 100

Size of family households: 924 2-persons, 300 3-persons, 307 4-persons, 228 5-persons, 97 6-persons, 32 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 579 1-person, 104 2-persons, 17 3-persons, 18 4-persons.

1,725 married couples with children.
129 single-parent households (72 men, 57 women).

96.7% of residents of Caribou speak English at home.
2.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (41% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 9% speak English not well, 28% don't speak English at all).
0.2% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $38,985,000 ($5,405 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $337,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $16,314,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $4,981,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $8,744,000
Federal grants: $5,416,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,136,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $2,394,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $687,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $3,186,000
Federal Government insurance: $14,002,000

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

Births: 555
Here:

78 per 1000 residents
State:

78 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 324
Here:

45 per 1000 residents
State:

37 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +14
Here:

+2 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -406
Here -57 per 1000 residents
State +43 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Caribou County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 1.54 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

7.2
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.8
State:

4.5

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 0
  • 2010 to 2013: 18
  • 2000 to 2009: 289
  • 1990 to 1999: 351
  • 1980 to 1989: 283
  • 1970 to 1979: 682
  • 1960 to 1969: 283
  • 1950 to 1959: 427
  • 1940 to 1949: 254
  • 1939 or earlier: 585
Note: State values scaled to Caribou population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Caribou County, Idaho
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Caribou County population
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 31
  • 4 rooms: 170
  • 5 rooms: 322
  • 6 rooms: 345
  • 7 rooms: 276
  • 8 rooms: 361
  • 9+ rooms: 661
  • 1 room: 0
  • 2 rooms: 0
  • 3 rooms: 74
  • 4 rooms: 115
  • 5 rooms: 86
  • 6 rooms: 124
  • 7 rooms: 16
  • 8 rooms: 29
  • 9+ rooms: 4
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Caribou County, Idaho
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Caribou County population
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 44
  • 2 bedrooms: 337
  • 3 bedrooms: 797
  • 4 bedrooms: 664
  • 5+ bedrooms: 305
  • no bedroom: 0
  • 1 bedroom: 67
  • 2 bedrooms: 204
  • 3 bedrooms: 104
  • 4 bedrooms: 43
  • 5+ bedrooms: 24
Cars and other vehicles available in Caribou County, Idaho in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Caribou County population
  • no vehicle: 93
  • 1 vehicle: 399
  • 2 vehicles: 777
  • 3 vehicles: 540
  • 4 vehicles: 276
  • 5+ vehicles: 71
  • no vehicle: 31
  • 1 vehicle: 116
  • 2 vehicles: 178
  • 3 vehicles: 88
  • 4 vehicles: 24
  • 5+ vehicles: 6

88% of Caribou County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 40% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 45% lived in Idaho.

Caribou County:

87.9%
State average:

82.3%

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

  • This state: 4,000
  • Other state: 2,824
  • Northeast: 87
  • Midwest: 307
  • South: 202
  • West: 2,222

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Caribou County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Utility gas (62.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (15.9%)
  • Electricity (14.2%)
  • Wood (5.2%)
  • Other fuel (1.9%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (1.0%)
  • Utility gas (42.5%)
  • Electricity (37.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11.5%)
  • Wood (7.3%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 17
Here:

2.1%
Idaho:

8.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 5
Here:

1.3%
Idaho:

7.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 16
Here:

10.5%
Idaho:

22.6%

Educational Attainment (%)

School Enrollment by Level of School (%)

Age and Sex of Sensory-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Physically-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Mentally-Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Self-Care Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Go-Outside-Home Disabled Residents (Noninstitutionalized)

Age and Sex of Residents with Employment Disability (Noninstitutionalized)

Caribou County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - Health - Other: $93,000
    Police Protection: $58,000
    Solid Waste Management: $47,000
    Local Fire Protection: $18,000
    Regular Highways: $18,000
    General - Other: $13,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $12,000
    Financial Administration: $8,000
  • Current Operations - Hospitals: $7,538,000
    Regular Highways: $2,034,000
    General - Other: $828,000
    Police Protection: $733,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $458,000
    Central Staff Services: $377,000
    Financial Administration: $331,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $311,000
    Solid Waste Management: $252,000
    Health - Other: $176,000
    Local Fire Protection: $129,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $109,000
    General Public Buildings: $90,000
    Corrections - Other: $34,000
    Parks and Recreation: $27,000
    Correctional Institutions: $4,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $293,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Public Welfare - Other: $17,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Correctional Institutions: $3,129,000
    General - Other: $6,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $5,000
    Financial Administration: $2,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $6,287,000

Caribou County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - Hospital Public: $6,983,000
    All Other: $272,000
    Solid Waste Management: $6,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue, NEC: $642,000
    Interest Earnings: $456,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $204,000
    Rents: $17,000
  • State Intergovernmental - Highways: $1,403,000
    General Local Government Support: $1,076,000
    All Other: $301,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,297,000
    Other License: $17,000

Caribou County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $4,183,000
    Outstanding Nonguaranteed - Industrial Revenue: $3,596,000
    Retired Nonguaranteed - Public Debt for Private Purpose: $587,000

Caribou County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $5,421,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,596,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 69
  • Number of aged recipients: 5
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 64
  • Number of recipients under 18: 19
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 41
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 9
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 24
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 28
Caribou County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Caribou County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Caribou County, ID among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John2877.3 years
William2275.4 years
Mary2285.3 years
James1677.4 years
George1575.3 years
Robert1474.9 years
Helen1280.2 years
Donald1271.6 years
Charles1277.1 years
Alice1181.2 years
Most common last names in Caribou County, ID among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith4076.7 years
Christensen2476.7 years
Hansen2380.3 years
Johnson1779.3 years
Peterson1773.2 years
Hatch1781.4 years
Moore1681.2 years
Bassett1673.3 years
Harris1584.3 years
Call1578.6 years
Businesses in Caribou County, ID
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1La-Z-Boy1
Alco Stores1Subway1
FedEx1True Value1
Ford1U-Haul1

Caribou County on our top lists:

  • #70 on the list of "Top 101 counties with highest percentage of residents voting for Romney (Republican) in the 2012 Presidential Election"