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Payette County, Idaho (ID)


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County population in 2012: 22,639 (57% urban, 43% rural); it was 20,578 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 4,039
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,950
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 5,467
Renter-occupied apartments: 2,273 (it was 1,904 in 2000)
% of renters here:

26%
State:

30%

Land area: 408 sq. mi.
Water area: 2.7 sq. mi.
Population density: 56 people per square mile 
 
 (average).

Mar. 2012 cost of living index in Payette County: 85.3 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

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Industries providing employment: Educational,health and social services (17.3%), Retail trade (14.0%), Manufacturing (12.1%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 72%
  • Government: 17%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 11%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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Races in Payette County, Idaho:


Median resident age:  37.0 years
Idaho median age:  34.0 years

Males: 11,191  (45.1%)
Females: 11,432  (54.9%)

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Payette County,ID real estate house value trend



Average household size:
Payette County:

2.0 people
Idaho:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2009: $39,514 ($33,046 in 1999)
This county:

$39514
Idaho:

$44925

Median contract rent in 2009 for apartments: $507 (lower quartile is $345, upper quartile is $646)
This county:

$507
State:

$587


Estimated median house or condo value in 2009: $129,367 (it was $88,200 in 2000)
Payette County:

$129,367
Idaho:

$171,700
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $101,212 - $198,714

Mean price in 2009:

Detached houses: $202,638
Here:

$202,638
State:

$235,809

Townhouses or other attached units: $62,137
Here:

$62,137
State:

$178,173

In 2-unit structures: $305,969
Here:

$305,969
State:

$181,777

Mobile homes: $60,311
Here:

$60,311
State:

$52,209

Occupied boats, RVs, vans, etc.: $103,834
Here:

$103,834
State:

$37,997
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,164
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $295

Institutionalized population: 94

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


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


Payette County, ID map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:


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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2009: $1,120 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2009: $1,040 (0.9%)


Payette County household income distribution in 2009 Payette County home values distribution


Payette County contract rent distribution in 2009

Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2009: 13.8%
(11.8% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.0% for Black residents, 25.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 32.9% for American Indian residents, 0.0% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 26.9% for other race residents, 13.6% for two or more races residents)
Median age of residents in 2010: 37 years old
(Males: 36 years old, Females: 38 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 39 years old, Black residents: 26 years old, American Indian residents: 32 years old, Asian residents: 49 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 21 years old, Other race residents: 22 years old)

Residents with income below the poverty level in 2009:
This county:

13.2%
Whole state:

11.8%

Residents with income below 50% of the poverty level in 2009:
This county:

4.1%
Whole state:

4.6%

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Payette County is $424 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $539 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $682 a month.

Cities in this county include: Payette, Fruitland, New Plymouth.

Payette County has a predicted average indoor radon screening level between 2 and 4 pCi/L (pico curies per liter) - Moderate Potential
Local government website: www.payettecounty.org

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Notable locations in this county outside city limits:

Notable locations in Payette County: Blacks Bridge Access Area (A), Ammondo School (B), Vickery Access Area (C), Falks (D), Bluff Station Ferry (E), Orchard Ave Grange Hall (F). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Washoe Cemetery (1), Kennedy Cemetery (2), Falk Cemetery (3), Parkview Cemetery (4). Display/hide their locations on the map

Reservoir: Bettis Reservoir (A). Display/hide its location on the map

Rivers and creeks: Alkali Creek (A), Dry Creek (B), Fourmile Creek (C), Hog Cove Creek (D), Indian Creek (E), Little Willow Creek (F), Rattlesnake Creek (G), Sucker Creek (H), Big Willow Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Park in Payette County: Rosedale Memorial Park (1). Display/hide its location on the map

 

Neighboring counties: Canyon County , Gem County , Malheur County, Oregon , Washington County .

County total employment by year

County average yearly wages by year ($)


Current college students: 536
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 74.5%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 10.6%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,132 (39% naturalized citizens)

Payette County:

5.5%
Whole state:

5.0%

Year of entry for the foreign-born population


Mean travel time to work (commute): 20.0 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 50.7%

Payette County marital status for males
Payette County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:


Housing units in Payette County with a mortgage: 2,650 (400 second mortgage, 223 home equity loan, 9 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,168

Here:

69.4% with mortgage
State:

73.2% with mortgage



Religion statistics:

Percentage of population affiliated with a religious congregations: 41.61%
Here41.6%
USA50.2%
Total adherents: 8,562
Total congregations: 35

Adherents


Breakdown of population affiliated with a religious congregations

NameLDS (Mormon) ChurchCatholic ChurchAmerican Baptist Churches in the USAAssemblies of GodSeventh-Day Adventist Church
Adherents2,797 (32.7%)2,100 (24.5%)658 (7.7%)487 (5.7%)445 (5.2%)
Congregations7 (20.0%)2 (5.7%)2 (5.7%)3 (8.6%)3 (8.6%)
NameChurch of the NazareneFree Methodist Church of North AmericaUnited Methodist ChurchChurch of the BrethrenOther
Adherents340 (4.0%)309 (3.6%)297 (3.5%)222 (2.6%)907 (10.6%)
Congregations2 (5.7%)1 (2.9%)2 (5.7%)1 (2.9%)12 (34.3%)
Source: Jones, Dale E., et al. 2002. Congregations and Membership in the United States 2000. Nashville, TN: Glenmary Research Center.

Religions in Payette County - Payette, Fruitland, New Plymouth

Food Environment Statistics:

Number of grocery stores: 6
This county:

2.64 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.


Number of convenience stores (no gas): 2
Payette County:

0.88 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

0.53 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 6
This county:

2.64 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 15
Payette County:

6.61 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Here:

7.7%
Idaho:

7.7%

Adult obesity rate:
Here:

29.6%
Idaho:

25.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Payette County:

16.4%
State:

11.7%


Agriculture in Payette County:

Average size of farms: 242 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $167,003
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $608.70
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 76.34%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $124,681
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 26.84%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 95.32%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $79,528
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 92.02%
Average age of principal farm operators: 52 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 42.69
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 16.89%
Corn for grain: 4608 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 4614 harvested acres
Vegetables: 2,164 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 895 acres

Tornado activity:

Payette County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly above Idaho state average. It is 6.6 times below overall U.S. average.

Earthquake activity:

Payette County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly below Idaho state average. It is 28% smaller than the overall U.S. average.

On 4/11/1995 at 12:20:55, a magnitude 4.2 (4.0 ML, 4.2 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: IV - V) earthquake occurred 89.4 miles away from the county center
On 10/27/1994 at 03:35:53, a magnitude 4.0 (3.6 ML, 4.0 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 56.7 miles away from the county center
On 11/30/2002 at 09:29:25, a magnitude 4.1 (4.1 ML, Depth: 6.2 mi) earthquake occurred 85.5 miles away from the county center
On 10/4/2002 at 00:56:04, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi, Class: Light, Intensity: II - III) earthquake occurred 47.1 miles away from Payette County center
On 9/29/2005 at 13:50:15, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MW, 3.7 ML, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 55.3 miles away from the county center
On 9/28/2005 at 05:27:32, a magnitude 3.8 (3.8 MW, Depth: 3.1 mi) earthquake occurred 57.2 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: local magnitude (ML), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:


The number of natural disasters in Payette County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (12).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 1

Class of Workers


Most common industries (%)
Males Females
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (15%)
  • Construction (11%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Food (7%)
  • Wood products (7%)
  • Administrative and support and waste management services (4%)
  • Repair and maintenance (3%)
  • Health care (14%)
  • Educational services (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (7%)
  • Food (7%)
  • Food and beverage stores (7%)
  • Public administration (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)
Most common occupations (%)
Males Females
  • Agricultural workers including supervisors (9%)
  • Electrical equipment mechanics and other installation, maintenance, and repair occupations including supervisors (7%)
  • Driver/sales workers and truck drivers (6%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (6%)
  • Farmers and farm managers (5%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Law enforcement workers including supervisors (4%)
  • Other sales and related workers including supervisors (6%)
  • Other office and administrative support workers including supervisors (5%)
  • Other production occupations including supervisors (5%)
  • Secretaries and administrative assistants (4%)
  • Cashiers (4%)
  • Preschool, kindergarten, elementary and middle school teachers (4%)
  • Health technologists and technicians (4%)

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




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





Payette County mode of transportation to work chart

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 6,703 (77%)
  • Carpooled: 1,175 (14%)
  • Bus or trolley bus: 4 (0%)
  • Motorcycle: 23 (0%)
  • Bicycle: 22 (0%)
  • Walked: 261 (3%)
  • Other means: 45 (1%)
  • Worked at home: 437 (5%)

Owners and renters by unit type in %

Breakdown of mean house values by ages of householders


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

55 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
39 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities

Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2005 was $43,887.

10.44% of this county's 2006 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2005 ($37,223 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

10.44%
Idaho average:

9.61%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
4.59% relocated from other counties in Idaho ($15,921 average AGI)
5.84% relocated from other states ($21,302 average AGI)
Payette County:

5.84%
Idaho average:

5.54%

Percentage of residents relocating from other counties or countries


Top counties from which taxpayers relocated into this county between 2005 and 2006:
from Malheur County, OR  1.99% ($40,350 average AGI)
from Ada County, ID  1.31% ($43,239)
from Canyon County, ID  1.17% ($36,110)
from Washington County, ID  0.87% ($34,230)
from Gem County, ID  0.41% ($33,207)


9.60% of this county's 2005 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2006 ($31,960 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.60%
Idaho average:

8.30%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
4.87% relocated to other counties in Idaho ($16,994 average AGI)
4.74% relocated to other states ($14,966 average AGI)
Payette County:

4.74%
Idaho average:

4.23%

Percentage of residents relocating to other counties or countries


Top counties to which taxpayers relocated from this county between 2005 and 2006:
to Ada County, ID  1.62% ($32,000 average AGI)
to Malheur County, OR  1.62% ($27,584)
to Canyon County, ID  1.45% ($29,406)
to Washington County, ID  0.53% ($29,054)
to Gem County, ID  0.26% ($33,222)
to Valley County, ID  0.16% ($85,636)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 15.8
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 14.8

Births per 1000 population in Payette County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 9.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 8.6

Deaths per 1000 population in Payette County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.9
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 10.1

Infant deaths per 1000 live births in Payette County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2003: 3,182 (2,768 aged, 414 disabled)
Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 20%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 17%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1468.670
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 869.490
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 4.51

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 29.24
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 67.58

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 9.01

EPA green book nonattainment status in 2004-2006: 1

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 174.7. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 22,529

Size of family households: 2,629 2-persons, 1,188 3-persons, 1,045 4-persons, 620 5-persons, 316 6-persons, 219 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,829 1-person, 340 2-persons, 47 3-persons, 18 4-persons, 8 5-persons, 3 7-or-more-persons.

89.8% of residents of Payette County speak English at home.
8.9% of residents speak Spanish at home (44% speak English very well, 26% speak English well, 19% speak English not well, 11% don't speak English at all).
1.0% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (75% speak English very well, 5% speak English well, 21% speak English not well).
0.2% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (89% speak English very well, 11% speak English well).
0.1% of residents speak other language at home (58% speak English very well, 42% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $99,013,000 ($4587 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $3,507,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $47,519,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $18,982,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $1,419,000
Federal grants: $26,523,000
Federal procurement contracts: $1,441,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $3,129,000 ($556,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $896,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $17,324,000
Federal Government insurance: $12,680,000

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

Births: 1,655
Here:

75 per 1000 residents
State:

78 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 920
Here:

41 per 1000 residents
State:

37 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +111
Here:

+5 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: +807
Here:

+36 per 1000 residents
State:

+43 per 1000 residents

Population growth in Payette County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.35 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

6.1

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.2
State:

4.1

Year house built

Rooms in houses/apartments in Payette County, Idaho
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • 1 room: 5
  • 2 rooms: 40
  • 3 rooms: 162
  • 4 rooms: 710
  • 5 rooms: 1,480
  • 6 rooms: 1,019
  • 7 rooms: 773
  • 8 rooms: 715
  • 9+ rooms: 563
  • 1 room: 34
  • 2 rooms: 172
  • 3 rooms: 339
  • 4 rooms: 571
  • 5 rooms: 452
  • 6 rooms: 148
  • 7 rooms: 101
  • 8 rooms: 36
  • 9+ rooms: 51
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Payette County, Idaho
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no bedroom: 17
  • 1 bedroom: 182
  • 2 bedrooms: 1,285
  • 3 bedrooms: 2,851
  • 4 bedrooms: 860
  • 5+ bedrooms: 272
  • no bedroom: 45
  • 1 bedroom: 407
  • 2 bedrooms: 919
  • 3 bedrooms: 412
  • 4 bedrooms: 80
  • 5+ bedrooms: 41
Cars and other vehicles available in Payette County, Idaho in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
  • no vehicle: 177
  • 1 vehicle: 1,182
  • 2 vehicles: 2,414
  • 3 vehicles: 1,109
  • 4 vehicles: 431
  • 5+ vehicles: 154
  • no vehicle: 139
  • 1 vehicle: 1,026
  • 2 vehicles: 508
  • 3 vehicles: 156
  • 4 vehicles: 59
  • 5+ vehicles: 16

52% of Payette County residents lived in the same house 5 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 44% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 31% lived in Idaho.

Payette County:

52.0%
State average:

50.5%


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


Median price asked for vacant for-sale houses in 2000: $80,800


Housing units lacking complete plumbing facilities: 1%

Housing units lacking complete kitchen facilities: 1%

Year Householders Moved Into Unit:

Most commonly used house heating fuel in Payette County
Houses and condos Apartments
  • Electricity (41.4%)
  • Utility gas (36.0%)
  • Wood (9.3%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (7.0%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (5.1%)
  • Coal or coke (0.7%)
  • Electricity (48.1%)
  • Utility gas (31.1%)
  • Bottled, tank, or LP gas (8.0%)
  • Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. (6.1%)
  • Wood (5.8%)



Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 150
Here:

5.0%
Idaho:

7.2%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 78
Here:

5.2%
Idaho:

5.7%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 38
Here:

8.1%
Idaho:

22.0%

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 (Noninst.)


Expenditure Revenue

Payette County government finances - Expenditure in 2004:


Payette County government finances - Revenue in 2004:


Payette County government finances - Debt in 2004:


Payette County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2004:


Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:



Payette County Fatal accident statistics for 1975 - 1991
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)

Payette County Fatal accident statistics for 1992 - 2009
Count Vehicles DUI Fatalities Persons Pedestrians

Fatal accident count (per 100,000 population)




Most common first names in Payette County, ID among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
William12579.0 years
John11376.1 years
James11274.3 years
Robert9973.7 years
Mary9882.0 years
George7275.0 years
Charles7179.5 years
Walter5075.8 years
Frank4379.3 years
Helen4182.4 years
Most common last names in Payette County, ID among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith7277.3 years
Johnson5877.4 years
Davis3773.8 years
Miller3578.9 years
Anderson3277.8 years
Williams3182.2 years
Jones3077.8 years
Wilson2974.8 years
Brown2479.1 years
Moore2377.5 years
Businesses in Payette County, ID
NameCountNameCount
Albertsons1Subway2
Burger King1The Room Place1
FedEx3True Value1
H&R Block2U-Haul3
Lane Furniture2UPS3
Sprint Nextel1

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