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Clearwater County, Idaho (ID)

County population in 2016: 8,776 (41% urban, 59% rural); it was 8,930 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,392
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,416
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,693
Renter-occupied apartments: 852 (it was 763 in 2000)
% of renters here:

22%
State:

30%

Land area: 2461 sq. mi.

Water area: 26.7 sq. mi.

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

Mar. 2016 cost of living index in Clearwater County: 85.2 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (17.7%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (15.8%), Professional, scientific, management, administrative, and waste management services (14.3%), Construction (12.3%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 36%
  • Government: 13%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 48%
  • Unpaid family work: 3%
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Races in Clearwater County, Idaho:

  • White Non-Hispanic Alone (90.8%)
  • Hispanic or Latino (4.0%)
  • American Indian and Alaska Native alone (2.3%)
  • Two or more races (1.7%)
  • Asian alone (0.7%)
Median resident age:  50.9 years
Idaho median age:  36.1 years
Males: 4,896  (55.8%)
Females: 3,880  (44.2%)
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Clearwater County,ID real estate house value trend

Average household size:
Clearwater County:

2.0 people
Idaho:

3 people
Estimated median household income in 2016: $42,422 ($32,071 in 1999)

This county:

$42,422
Idaho:

$51,807

Median contract rent in 2016 for apartments: $547 (lower quartile is $417, upper quartile is $671)
This county:

$547
State:

$676


Estimated median house or condo value in 2016: $146,083 (it was $77,500 in 2000)
Clearwater:

$146,083
Idaho:

$189,400
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $84,557 - $231,474
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $985
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $348

Institutionalized population: 606

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 0
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 15
  • Burglaries: 21
  • Thefts: 77
  • Auto thefts: 1

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 7
  • Burglaries: 12
  • Thefts: 83
  • Auto thefts: 5
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 2007: 33 buildings, average cost: $86,200
  • 2008: 35 buildings, average cost: $74,900
  • 2009: 27 buildings, average cost: $143,300
  • 2010: 20 buildings, average cost: $122,800
  • 2011: 20 buildings, average cost: $130,400
  • 2012: 15 buildings, average cost: $116,000
  • 2013: 35 buildings, average cost: $92,600
  • 2014: 19 buildings, average cost: $87,600

Number of permits per 10,000 residents

Average cost (in $1000s)

Presidential Elections Results

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1996 Presidential Elections Results

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2012 Presidential Elections Results

2016 Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2016: $1,026 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2016: $928 (0.7%)

Clearwater County household income distribution in 2009 Clearwater County home values distribution Clearwater County contract rent distribution in 2009
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2016: 12.3%
Clearwater County:

12.3%
Idaho:

14.4%
(11.7% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 19.4% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 20.5% for American Indian residents, 57.9% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 18.5% for other race residents, 23.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2016: 50.9 years old
(Males: 48.0 years old, Females: 52.4 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 51.9 years old, Black residents: 25.6 years old, American Indian residents: 40.7 years old, Asian residents: 42.8 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 32.5 years old, Other race residents: 25.2 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Clearwater County is $431 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $534 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $771 a month.

Cities in this county include: Nez Perce, Orofino, Pierce-Headquarters, Pierce, Weippe, Elk River.

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

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Neighboring counties: Ashland County, Wisconsin , Ashland County, Wisconsin , Deer Lodge County, Montana , Wallowa County, Oregon , Kanabec County, Minnesota , Sioux County, North Dakota .

Unemployment in September 2015:
Here:

6.2%
Idaho:

3.7%

Unemployment by year (%)

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)

Current college students: 244
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 87.9%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 17.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 170 (61.6% naturalized citizens)

Clearwater County:

1.9%
Whole state:

5.8%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population

  • 2010 or later: 8
  • 2000 to 2009: 46
  • 1990 to 1999: 35
  • 1980 to 1989: 24
  • 1970 to 1979: 20
  • Before 1970: 36
Note: State values scaled to Clearwater County population

Mean travel time to work (commute): 23.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 84.8%

Clearwater County marital status for males Clearwater County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,346
  • One, attached: 24
  • Two: 40
  • 3 or 4: 96
  • 5 to 9: 49
  • 10 to 19: 86
  • 20 to 49: 41
  • 50 or more: 41
  • Mobile homes: 745
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 19

Housing units in Clearwater County with a mortgage: 1,277 (33 second mortgage, 67 home equity loan, 1 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,639

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

64.5% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Clearwater County

ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Evangelical Protestant1,41115
Other5643
Mainline Protestant4705
Catholic3821
None5,934-
Clearwater 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: 4
Clearwater County:

4.87 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 1
This county:

1.22 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

0.53 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 5
Clearwater County:

6.08 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 11
This county:

13.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Clearwater County:

9.8%
Idaho:

7.7%

Adult obesity rate:
Clearwater County:

25.7%
State:

25.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.4%
State:

11.7%

Agriculture in Clearwater County:

Average size of farms: 366 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $29,250
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $128.87
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 32.54%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $25,542
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 41.78%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 0.03%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $36,663
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 91.71%
Average age of principal farm operators: 57 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 5.35
All wheat for grain: 11367 harvested acres

Earthquake activity:

Clearwater County-area historical earthquake activity is below Idaho state average. It is 113% 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 290.2 miles away from Clearwater 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 204.3 miles away from the county 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 316.2 miles away from the county center, causing $80,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 433.5 miles away from the county center
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 319.1 miles away from Clearwater County 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 308.8 miles away from the county center, causing $28,000,000 total damage
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Idaho Flooding, Landslides, and Mudslides, Incident Period: March 31, 2011 to April 11, 2011, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1987: May 20, 2011, FEMA Id: 1987, Natural disaster type: Mudslide, Landslide, Flood
  • 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 Severe Storms/Flooding, Incident Period: November 16, 1996 to January 03, 1997, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1154: January 04, 1997, FEMA Id: 1154, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Idaho Storms/Flooding, Incident Period: February 06, 1996 to February 23, 1996, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1102: February 11, 1996, FEMA Id: 1102, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood
  • Idaho VOLCANIC ERUPTION, MT. ST. HELENS, Incident Period: May 22, 1980, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-624: May 22, 1980, FEMA Id: 624, Natural disaster type: Volcanic Eruption
  • Idaho SEVERE STORMS, SNOWMELT, FLOODING, Incident Period: January 25, 1974, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-415: January 25, 1974, FEMA Id: 415, Natural disaster type: Storm, Flood, Snow
  • Idaho Forest Fires, Incident Period: August 30, 1967, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-231: August 30, 1967, FEMA Id: 231, Natural disaster type: Fire
  • 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 Clearwater County (9) is smaller than the US average (13).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 8
Emergencies Declared: 1

Class of Workers in 2016 (%)

Most common industries in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Health care and social assistance (31%)
  • Educational services (9%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Retail trade (8%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Manufacturing (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
  • Health care and social assistance (38%)
  • Educational services (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)
Most common occupations in 2016 (%)
Males Females
  • Production occupations (13%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (10%)
  • Transportation occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (6%)
  • Office and administrative support occupations (19%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (10%)
  • Education, training, and library occupations (9%)
  • Sales and related occupations (9%)
  • Personal care and service occupations (8%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (8%)
  • Health diagnosing and treating practitioners and other technical occupations (7%)

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

  • Mexico (30%)
  • Oceania, n.e.c. (13%)
  • Germany (9%)
  • Canada (8%)
  • Italy (5%)
  • France (4%)
  • Philippines (3%)

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

  • German (20%)
  • American (17%)
  • Irish (9%)
  • English (7%)
  • Scottish (3%)
  • Norwegian (3%)
  • European (2%)

Clearwater County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,380 (75.6%)
  • Carpooled: 383 (12.2%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 8 (0.3%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 28 (0.9%)
  • Walked: 132 (4.2%)
  • Worked at home: 206 (6.5%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

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


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

  • 486 people in state prisons
  • 44 people in nursing homes
  • 28 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 25 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 9 people in wards in general hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 7 people in religious group quarters

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

  • 531 people in state prisons
  • 55 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 14 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 6 people in hospitals with patients who have no usual home elsewhere
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $41,957.

6.84% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($41,840 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

6.84%
Idaho average:

7.20%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
3.08% relocated from other counties in Idaho ($12,150 average AGI)
3.76% relocated from other states ($29,690 average AGI)
Clearwater County:

3.76%
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 Nez Perce County, ID  1.20% ($26,971 average AGI)
from Latah County, ID  0.58% ($26,529)


7.44% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($27,904 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.44%
Idaho average:

7.21%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.08% relocated to other counties in Idaho ($13,671 average AGI)
3.36% relocated to other states ($14,237 average AGI)
Clearwater County:

3.36%
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 Nez Perce County, ID  2.21% ($28,292 average AGI)
to Latah County, ID  0.65% ($11,737)
to Kootenai County, ID  0.34% ($40,800)
to Asotin County, WA  0.34% ($21,700)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 10.6
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.3

Births per 1000 population in Clearwater County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 10.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2014: 11.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Clearwater County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 4.2
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 6.7

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Clearwater County

Population without health insurance coverage in 2013: 20.0%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2013: 10.4%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Clearwater County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19

Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Clearwater County


Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,179 (1,786 aged, 393 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 100 (7%)

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 Clearwater County, Idaho in 1999 - 2014:

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (114)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (94)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (92)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (84)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (57)
  • Unspecified dementia (46)
  • Congestive heart failure (33)
  • Alzheimer's disease, unspecified (31)
  • Malignant neoplasm of prostate (28)
  • Pneumonia, unspecified (28)

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: 11.91
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 9,687
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 274
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 42,714

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 573
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,075
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 12

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 32
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 72

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 24

Household type by relationship:

Households: 8,776
  • In family households: 5,998 (1,272 male householders, 1,096 female householders)
    1,976 spouses, 1,321 children (1,208 natural, 43 adopted, 68 stepchildren), 138 grandchildren, 19 brothers or sisters, 19 parents, 27 other relatives, 80 non-relatives
  • In nonfamily households: 1,637 (808 male householders (568 living alone)), 587 female householders (497 living alone)), 242 nonrelatives
  • In group quarters: 1,128

Size of family households: 1,561 2-persons, 393 3-persons, 306 4-persons, 73 5-persons, 24 6-persons, 30 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,066 1-person, 335 2-persons, 4 3-persons, 1 4-persons.

850 married couples with children.
304 single-parent households (133 men, 171 women).

96.0% of residents of Clearwater speak English at home.
2.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (76% speak English very well, 24% speak English well).
0.6% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (90% speak English very well, 10% speak English well).
0.8% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English very well).
0.9% of residents speak other language at home (100% speak English very well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $71,499,000 ($8,519 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $5,294,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $28,978,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $9,983,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $865,000
Federal grants: $14,854,000
Federal procurement contracts: $5,034,000 ($1,964,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $11,786,000 ($1,815,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $140,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $6,860,000
Federal Government insurance: $12,786,000

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

Births: 393
Here:

47 per 1000 residents
State:

78 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 476
Here:

57 per 1000 residents
State:

37 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: -4
Here -0 per 1000 residents
State +10 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -459
Here -55 per 1000 residents
State +43 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Clearwater County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.85 millions of gallons per day (24% from ground, 76% from surface)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.0
State:

6.5

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.3
State:

4.5

Year house built

  • 2014 or later: 0
  • 2010 to 2013: 74
  • 2000 to 2009: 472
  • 1990 to 1999: 528
  • 1980 to 1989: 499
  • 1970 to 1979: 1,065
  • 1960 to 1969: 659
  • 1950 to 1959: 401
  • 1940 to 1949: 267
  • 1939 or earlier: 453
Note: State values scaled to Clearwater population
Rooms in houses/apartments in Clearwater County, Idaho
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Clearwater County population
  • 1 room: 2
  • 2 rooms: 47
  • 3 rooms: 81
  • 4 rooms: 375
  • 5 rooms: 609
  • 6 rooms: 644
  • 7 rooms: 421
  • 8 rooms: 271
  • 9+ rooms: 410
  • 1 room: 23
  • 2 rooms: 29
  • 3 rooms: 193
  • 4 rooms: 196
  • 5 rooms: 213
  • 6 rooms: 114
  • 7 rooms: 38
  • 8 rooms: 27
  • 9+ rooms: 22
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Clearwater County, Idaho
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Clearwater County population
  • no bedroom: 2
  • 1 bedroom: 138
  • 2 bedrooms: 658
  • 3 bedrooms: 1,404
  • 4 bedrooms: 546
  • 5+ bedrooms: 122
  • no bedroom: 23
  • 1 bedroom: 170
  • 2 bedrooms: 426
  • 3 bedrooms: 212
  • 4 bedrooms: 34
  • 5+ bedrooms: 7
Cars and other vehicles available in Clearwater County, Idaho in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Note: State values scaled to Clearwater County population
  • no vehicle: 23
  • 1 vehicle: 682
  • 2 vehicles: 1,131
  • 3 vehicles: 703
  • 4 vehicles: 220
  • 5+ vehicles: 119
  • no vehicle: 83
  • 1 vehicle: 354
  • 2 vehicles: 310
  • 3 vehicles: 104
  • 4 vehicles: 21
  • 5+ vehicles: 0

81% of Clearwater County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 26% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 67% lived in Idaho.

Clearwater County:

80.6%
State average:

82.3%

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

  • This state: 3,854
  • Other state: 4,672
  • Northeast: 315
  • Midwest: 829
  • South: 415
  • West: 3,106

Year Householders Moved Into Unit

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Clearwater County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Wood (39.3%)
  • Electricity (27.3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (13.9%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (10.3%)
  • Utility gas (2.5%)
  • Other fuel (1.5%)
  • Coal or coke (0.1%)
  • Electricity (62.9%)
  • Wood (12.2%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (11.4%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (5.7%)
  • Utility gas (1.8%)
  • Other fuel (0.8%)
  • No fuel used (0.5%)

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 63
Here:

11.6%
Idaho:

8.1%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 75
Here:

16.9%
Idaho:

7.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 38
Here:

24.1%
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)

Clearwater County government finances - Expenditure in 2006:

  • Construction - General - Other: $286,000
    Regular Highways: $38,000
    General Public Buildings: $36,000
  • Current Operations - Regular Highways: $1,174,000
    Police Protection: $1,160,000
    General - Other: $802,000
    Financial Administration: $557,000
    Solid Waste Management: $478,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $470,000
    Correctional Institutions: $457,000
    Health - Other: $385,000
    Central Staff Services: $250,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $133,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $131,000
    General Public Buildings: $100,000
    Housing and Community Development: $74,000
    Parks and Recreation: $57,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $56,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation, NEC: $43,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $1,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $40,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local NEC - Other Higher Education: $10,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Regular Highways: $46,000
    Health - Other: $36,000
    Police Protection: $30,000
    Financial Administration: $10,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,000
    Natural Resources - Other: $2,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $2,802,000

Clearwater County government finances - Revenue in 2006:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $568,000
    All Other: $244,000
    Regular Highways: $16,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - Highways: $493,000
    Natural Resources: $299,000
    All Other: $100,000
    Health and Hospitals: $36,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - All Other: $119,000
    Health and Hospitals: $30,000
    Public Welfare: $6,000
  • Miscellaneous - Rents: $177,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $121,000
    Interest Earnings: $106,000
    General Revenue, NEC: $77,000
    Special Assessments: $67,000
    Sale of Property: $1,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $969,000
    Highways: $729,000
    All Other: $131,000
    Public Welfare: $104,000
    Housing and Community Development: $72,000
    Health and Hospitals: $4,000
  • Tax - Property: $2,131,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $53,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $51,000
    Other License: $17,000

Clearwater County government finances - Debt in 2006:

  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,000,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $894,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $106,000

Clearwater County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2006:

  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $2,934,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 239
  • Number of aged recipients: 16
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 223
  • Number of recipients under 18: 27
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 173
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 39
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 87
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 125
Clearwater County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1994
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Clearwater County Fatal accident statistics for 1995 - 2014
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Most common first names in Clearwater County, ID among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John5976.4 years
William5674.3 years
Charles4576.7 years
James4170.1 years
Robert4066.9 years
Mary3579.8 years
George3277.9 years
Richard2466.5 years
Harold2470.9 years
Arthur2378.0 years
Most common last names in Clearwater County, ID among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson2578.0 years
Brown1872.8 years
Snyder1773.6 years
Smith1670.8 years
White1469.2 years
Jones1479.6 years
Williams1367.5 years
Anderson1376.5 years
Wilson1377.8 years
Martin1177.6 years
Businesses in Clearwater County, ID
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Nike1
Best Western1RadioShack1
FedEx1Subway1
H&R Block1U-Haul1
MasterBrand Cabinets2Vans1