Jump to a detailed profile or search site with Google Custom Search

Elmore County, Idaho (ID)

County population in 2019: 27,822 (73% urban, 27% rural); it was 29,130 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 4,467
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,718
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 5,218
Renter-occupied apartments: 3,955 (it was 3,874 in 2000)
% of renters here:

43%
State:

30%

Land area: 3078 sq. mi.

Water area: 22.9 sq. mi.

Population density: 9 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Elmore County: 85.6 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (15.0%), Public administration (13.8%), Manufacturing (12.0%), Retail trade (11.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 39%
  • Government: 26%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 35%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
  • OSM Map
  • General Map
  • Google Map
  • MSN Map

  • Races in Elmore County, ID (2019)
    • 20,11772.1%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 4,86017.4%Hispanic or Latino
    • 9373.4%Two or more races
    • 7582.7%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 7282.6%Asian alone
    • 3501.3%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 930.3%Native Hawaiian and Other
      Pacific Islander alone
    • 500.2%Some other race alone
Median resident age:

32.7 years
Idaho median age:

36.9 years
Males: 14,663  (52.7%)
Females: 13,159  (47.3%)
Elmore County, ID forum
Recent posts about Elmore County, Idaho on our local forum with over 2,200,000 registered users. Elmore County is mentioned 28 times on our forum:
Idaho or Wyoming? Which is better for us?  (83 replies)
New blogs for Idaho Falls development junkies  (2040 replies)
African Community in Idaho???  (8 replies)
What's it like to live in Mountain Home, Idaho?  (15 replies)
Retiring to Mountain Home or in the area.  (10 replies)
considering a move to southwest idaho - thoughts on emmett?  (16 replies)
Average household size:
Elmore County:

2.0 people
Idaho:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $51,234 ($35,256 in 1999)
This county:

$51,234
Idaho:

$60,999

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $763 (lower quartile is $556, upper quartile is $1,027)
This county:

$763
State:

$776


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $184,879 (it was $88,900 in 2000)
Elmore:

$184,879
Idaho:

$255,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $117,818 - $264,040
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,133
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $332

Institutionalized population: 165

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 2
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 16
  • Burglaries: 37
  • Thefts: 98
  • Auto thefts: 23

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

  • Murders: 1
  • Rapes: 4
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 16
  • Burglaries: 53
  • Thefts: 114
  • Auto thefts: 22
Elmore County, ID map from a distance

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 138 buildings, average cost: $70,600
  • 1998: 161 buildings, average cost: $74,000
  • 1999: 134 buildings, average cost: $75,900
  • 2000: 137 buildings, average cost: $87,200
  • 2001: 135 buildings, average cost: $102,100
  • 2002: 113 buildings, average cost: $99,500
  • 2003: 111 buildings, average cost: $106,100
  • 2004: 232 buildings, average cost: $106,700
  • 2005: 204 buildings, average cost: $113,400
  • 2006: 230 buildings, average cost: $179,200
  • 2007: 166 buildings, average cost: $135,200
  • 2008: 95 buildings, average cost: $140,900
  • 2009: 95 buildings, average cost: $134,600
  • 2010: 37 buildings, average cost: $212,800
  • 2011: 15 buildings, average cost: $210,400
  • 2012: 49 buildings, average cost: $205,200
  • 2013: 56 buildings, average cost: $209,500
  • 2014: 45 buildings, average cost: $206,700
  • 2015: 52 buildings, average cost: $219,000
  • 2016: 58 buildings, average cost: $222,300
  • 2017: 38 buildings, average cost: $182,600
  • 2018: 38 buildings, average cost: $171,400
  • 2019: 75 buildings, average cost: $190,500
Number of permits per 10,000 Elmore, ID residents
Average permit cost in Elmore, ID
Presidential Elections Results

Graphs represent county-level data. Detailed 2008 Election Results

Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,469 (0.8%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $1,126 (0.7%)

Distribution of median household income in Elmore, ID in 2019
Distribution of house value in Elmore, ID in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Elmore, ID in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 13.0%
Elmore County:

13.0%
Idaho:

11.2%
(11.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 0.3% for Black residents, 23.3% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 54.5% for American Indian residents, 59.4% for Native Hawaiian and other Pacific Islander residents, 27.5% for other race residents, 5.8% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 32.7 years old
(Males: 31.4 years old, Females: 34.3 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 35.8 years old, Black residents: 28.1 years old, American Indian residents: 57.7 years old, Asian residents: 33.4 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 23.3 years old, Other race residents: 26.1 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Elmore County is $413 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $543 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $689 a month.

Cities in this county include: Mountain Home, Mountain Home AFB, Glenns Ferry, Atlanta.

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

Click to draw/clear Elmore County borders

Neighboring counties: Hancock County, Maine , Franklin County, Vermont , Orange County, Vermont , Dane County, Wisconsin , Klamath County, Oregon , Clayton County, Iowa , Franklin County, Iowa .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

4.3%
Idaho:

4.8%

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

Current college students: 1,494
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 90.4%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 19.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 2,627 (50.2% naturalized citizens)

Elmore County:

9.4%
Whole state:

5.8%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1,0232010 or later
  • 3542000 to 2009
  • 4191990 to 1999
  • 5561980 to 1989
  • 3741970 to 1979
  • 330Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 19.3 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 83.2%

Elmore County marital status for males Elmore County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 9,003
  • One, attached: 793
  • Two: 616
  • 3 or 4: 717
  • 5 to 9: 228
  • 10 to 19: 77
  • 20 to 49: 12
  • 50 or more: 87
  • Mobile homes: 1,404
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 24

Housing units in Elmore County with a mortgage: 4,042 (61 second mortgage, 363 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,716

Here:

66.7% with mortgage
State:

64.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Elmore County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Catholic4,4613
Other3,1969
Evangelical Protestant2,76821
Mainline Protestant1,0298
None15,584-
Elmore 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
Elmore County:

1.39 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.

Number of supercenters and club stores: 1
Here:

0.35 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

0.28 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (no gas): 3
This county:

1.04 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

0.53 / 10,000 pop.

Number of convenience stores (with gas): 8
Elmore County:

2.77 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 19
This county:

6.58 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Elmore County:

7.7%
Idaho:

7.7%

Adult obesity rate:
Elmore County:

32.1%
State:

25.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

14.3%
State:

11.7%

Agriculture in Elmore County:

Average size of farms: 951 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $804,545
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $845,112
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 24.44%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 93.07%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $124,954
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 86.26%
Average age of principal farm operators: 54 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 39.25
Corn for grain: 1879 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 7222 harvested acres
Vegetables: 995 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 60 acres

Earthquake activity:

Elmore County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Idaho state average. It is 2272% 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 108.5 miles away from Elmore 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 208.7 miles away from the county center
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 262.7 miles away from the county center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 3/31/2020 at 23:52:30, a magnitude 6.5 (6.5 MW, Depth: 7.5 mi, Class: Strong, Intensity: VII - IX) earthquake occurred 94.0 miles away from the county center
On 12/16/1954 at 11:07:12, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 301.1 miles away from Elmore County center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 346.8 miles away from the county center
Magnitude types: body-wave magnitude (MB), surface-wave magnitude (MS), moment magnitude (MW)

Most recent natural disasters:

  • Idaho Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4534, Natural disaster type: Other
  • Idaho Flooding, Landslides, And Mudslides, Incident Period: May 6, 2017 - June 16, 2017, FEMA Id: 4333, Natural disaster type: Mudslide, Landslide, Flood
  • Idaho Severe Winter Storms And Flooding, Incident Period: February 5, 2017 - February 27, 2017, FEMA Id: 4310, Natural disaster type: Winter Storm, 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 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 Elmore County (8) is smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 2
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Elmore

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 9,447 (79.9%)
  • Carpooled: 1,258 (10.6%)
  • Bus: 12 (0.1%)
  • Subway or elevated rail: 32 (0.3%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 128 (1.1%)
  • Bicycle: 40 (0.3%)
  • Walked: 218 (1.8%)
  • Worked at home: 622 (5.3%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (10%)
  • Educational services (8%)
  • Public administration (8%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (16%)
  • Retail trade (15%)
  • Accommodation and food services (12%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Public administration (10%)
  • Manufacturing (7%)
  • Transportation and warehousing (5%)

Most common occupations in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common occupations for males in 2019


  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Management occupations (10%)
  • Sales and related occupations (8%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)
  • Transportation occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (20%)
  • Sales and related occupations (12%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (6%)
  • Management occupations (6%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (6%)
  • Production occupations (6%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (50%)
  • Philippines (10%)
  • Singapore (9%)
  • Germany (4%)
  • Spain (3%)
  • Argentina (2%)
  • Canada (2%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Elmore County


  • American (11%)
  • English (7%)
  • German (6%)
  • European (5%)
  • Irish (5%)
  • Norwegian (2%)
  • Italian (1%)

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

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

  • 3,196 people in wards in military hospitals for patients who have no usual home elsewhere
  • 673 people in military barracks, etc.
  • 69 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms
  • 50 people in other noninstitutional group quarters
  • 36 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 35 people in nursing homes

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

  • 466 people in military barracks and dormitories (nondisciplinary)
  • 94 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 43 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 23 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 5 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 $46,171.

11.97% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($37,977 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.97%
Idaho average:

8.09%


1.55% of residents moved from foreign countries ($5,220 average AGI)
Elmore County:

1.55%
Idaho average:

0.06%

3.19% relocated from other counties in Idaho ($8,864 average AGI)
7.23% relocated from other states ($23,893 average AGI)
Elmore County:

7.23%
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  1.72% ($33,697 average AGI)
from Canyon County, ID  0.47% ($31,356)
from Twin Falls County, ID  0.28% ($29,741)
from Clark County, NV  0.23% ($51,727)
from Bexar County, TX  0.21% ($56,750)


11.89% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($40,856 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

11.89%
Idaho average:

7.05%


1.19% of residents moved to foreign countries ($4,166 average AGI)
Elmore County:

1.19%
Idaho average:

0.06%

3.80% relocated to other counties in Idaho ($11,241 average AGI)
6.90% relocated to other states ($25,447 average AGI)
Elmore County:

6.90%
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  2.46% ($36,466 average AGI)
to Canyon County, ID  0.43% ($30,756)
to Twin Falls County, ID  0.22% ($32,190)
to Clark County, NV  0.21% ($53,750)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 19.7
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 18.4

Births per 1000 population in Elmore County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 5.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 5.3
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 6.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Elmore County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 7.0
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 7.3

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Elmore County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 14.1%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 5.8%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Elmore County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Elmore County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Elmore County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Elmore County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Elmore County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Elmore County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,822 (2,398 aged, 424 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 1,281 (15%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

Most common underlying causes of death in Elmore County, Idaho in 1999 - 2019:

  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (191)
  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (170)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (111)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (96)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (68)
  • Unspecified dementia (10)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 20%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 17%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 3.46
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 2,767
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 249
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 25,324

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,949
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 566
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 7

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 12
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 56

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 7

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 128.3. This is less than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 27,822
  • Male householders: 6,518 (1,353 living alone), Female householders: 4,548 (1,269 living alone)
  • 5,941 spouses (5,926 opposite-sex spouses), 669 unmarried partners, (641 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 7,106 children (6,583 natural, 120 adopted, 395 stepchildren), 677 grandchildren, 199 brothers or sisters, 157 parents, 25 foster children, 398 other relatives, 911 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 717

Size of family households: 3,178 2-persons, 1,642 3-persons, 1,265 4-persons, 575 5-persons, 215 6-persons, 217 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 2,770 1-person, 820 2-persons, 34 3-persons, 56 4-persons, 18 7-or-more-persons.

4,490 married couples with children.
1,316 single-parent households (474 men, 842 women).

85.1% of residents of Elmore speak English at home.
11.1% of residents speak Spanish at home (50% speak English very well, 22% speak English well, 22% speak English not well, 5% don't speak English at all).
1.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (97% speak English very well, 3% speak English well).
2.0% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (84% speak English very well, 16% speak English well).
0.2% of residents speak other language at home (66% speak English very well, 20% speak English well, 14% speak English not well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $399,965,000 ($13,850 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $313,156,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $75,499,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $13,380,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $2,144,000
Federal grants: $18,972,000
Federal procurement contracts: $91,663,000 ($90,664,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $198,306,000 ($194,093,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $1,302,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $45,958,000
Federal Government insurance: $20,014,000

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

Births: 2,813
Here:

98 per 1000 residents
State:

78 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 747
Here:

26 per 1000 residents
State:

37 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +446
Here:

+16 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -2,958
Here -103 per 1000 residents
State +43 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Elmore County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 4.03 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

6.3
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.6
State:

4.3

Year house built in Elmore County, Idaho
  • Year house built in Elmore County, Idaho
  • 5032014 or later
  • 1582010 to 2013
  • 3,3682000 to 2009
  • 2,0471990 to 1999
  • 1,0951980 to 1989
  • 2,5741970 to 1979
  • 7731960 to 1969
  • 1,0761950 to 1959
  • 2551940 to 1949
  • 7831939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Elmore County, Idaho
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Elmore County, Idaho
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Elmore County, Idaho
  • 31 room
  • 292 rooms
  • 1483 rooms
  • 8074 rooms
  • 1,4845 rooms
  • 1,1586 rooms
  • 1,1817 rooms
  • 8928 rooms
  • 1,0289+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Elmore County, Idaho
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Elmore County, Idaho
  • 571 room
  • 922 rooms
  • 6693 rooms
  • 1,1464 rooms
  • 9905 rooms
  • 4776 rooms
  • 3797 rooms
  • 1928 rooms
  • 1809+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Elmore County, Idaho
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Elmore County, Idaho
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Elmore County, Idaho
  • 12no bedroom
  • 921 bedroom
  • 9702 bedrooms
  • 3,7553 bedrooms
  • 1,4924 bedrooms
  • 4085+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Elmore County, Idaho
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Elmore County, Idaho
  • 56no bedroom
  • 3071 bedroom
  • 2,0032 bedrooms
  • 1,2693 bedrooms
  • 5094 bedrooms
  • 495+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Elmore County, Idaho in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Elmore County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Elmore County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 233no vehicle
  • 1,1611 vehicle
  • 2,5802 vehicles
  • 1,6693 vehicles
  • 6434 vehicles
  • 5115+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Elmore County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Elmore County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 305no vehicle
  • 1,4151 vehicle
  • 1,9362 vehicles
  • 3893 vehicles
  • 614 vehicles
  • 1065+ vehicles

78.8% of Elmore County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 34% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 29% lived in Idaho.

Elmore County:

78.8%
State average:

82.8%

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

  • This state: 8,564
  • Other state: 15,879
  • Northeast: 1,455
  • Midwest: 2,664
  • South: 3,901
  • West: 7,802
Year householders moved into unit in Elmore County, ID
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Elmore County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 52.6%Utility gas
  • 30.1%Electricity
  • 8.4%Wood
  • 6.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 1.1%Other fuel
  • 1.0%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.5%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 52.3%Utility gas
  • 40.9%Electricity
  • 3.1%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.6%Wood
  • 0.6%Other fuel
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.2%No fuel used

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 208
Here:

8.1%
Idaho:

11.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 139
Here:

10.3%
Idaho:

9.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 325
Here:

23.0%
Idaho:

26.3%

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

Elmore County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $1,966,000
    Solid Waste Management: $817,000
    Parks and Recreation: $130,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,742,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,388,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,296,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,062,000
    Financial Administration: $1,147,000
    Health - Other: $872,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $632,000
    Solid Waste Management: $473,000
    General Public Buildings: $395,000
    Parks and Recreation: $284,000
    General - Other: $170,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $95,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $16,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,019,000
    Other: $381,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $160,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,515,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,985,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $530,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,119,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $147,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $249,000
    Health - Other: $171,000
    Central Staff Services: $58,000
    General Public Building: $37,000
    Parks and Recreation: $12,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,663,000
    Other: $217,000
  • Tax - Property: $7,494,000
    Other License: $157,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $126,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $14,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,355,000

Elmore County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $1,966,000
    Solid Waste Management: $817,000
    Parks and Recreation: $130,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,742,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,388,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,296,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,062,000
    Financial Administration: $1,147,000
    Health - Other: $872,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $632,000
    Solid Waste Management: $473,000
    General Public Buildings: $395,000
    Parks and Recreation: $284,000
    General - Other: $170,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $95,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $16,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,019,000
    Other: $381,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $160,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,515,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,985,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $530,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,119,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $147,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $249,000
    Health - Other: $171,000
    Central Staff Services: $58,000
    General Public Building: $37,000
    Parks and Recreation: $12,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,663,000
    Other: $217,000
  • Tax - Property: $7,494,000
    Other License: $157,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $126,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $14,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,355,000

Elmore County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $1,966,000
    Solid Waste Management: $817,000
    Parks and Recreation: $130,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,742,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,388,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,296,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,062,000
    Financial Administration: $1,147,000
    Health - Other: $872,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $632,000
    Solid Waste Management: $473,000
    General Public Buildings: $395,000
    Parks and Recreation: $284,000
    General - Other: $170,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $95,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $16,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,019,000
    Other: $381,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $160,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,515,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,985,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $530,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,119,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $147,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $249,000
    Health - Other: $171,000
    Central Staff Services: $58,000
    General Public Building: $37,000
    Parks and Recreation: $12,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,663,000
    Other: $217,000
  • Tax - Property: $7,494,000
    Other License: $157,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $126,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $14,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,355,000

Elmore County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $1,966,000
    Solid Waste Management: $817,000
    Parks and Recreation: $130,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,742,000
    Correctional Institutions: $2,388,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $2,296,000
    Central Staff Services: $2,062,000
    Financial Administration: $1,147,000
    Health - Other: $872,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $632,000
    Solid Waste Management: $473,000
    General Public Buildings: $395,000
    Parks and Recreation: $284,000
    General - Other: $170,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $95,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $16,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $2,019,000
    Other: $381,000
  • General - Interest on Debt: $160,000
  • Long Term Debt - Beginning Outstanding - Unspecified Public Purpose: $2,515,000
    Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpose: $1,985,000
    Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $530,000
  • Miscellaneous - General Revenue - Other: $2,119,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $147,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $249,000
    Health - Other: $171,000
    Central Staff Services: $58,000
    General Public Building: $37,000
    Parks and Recreation: $12,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,663,000
    Other: $217,000
  • Tax - Property: $7,494,000
    Other License: $157,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $126,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $14,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $5,355,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 326
  • Number of aged recipients: 20
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 306
  • Number of recipients under 18: 79
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 205
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 42
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 94
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 164
Most common first names in Elmore County, ID among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John6972.1 years
James6371.4 years
Robert5972.9 years
William5673.8 years
Mary5475.3 years
George5373.5 years
Charles4975.5 years
Helen3075.3 years
Margaret2778.7 years
Thomas2769.6 years
Most common last names in Elmore County, ID among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Smith3772.5 years
Johnson3378.0 years
Jones2076.0 years
Miller2070.0 years
Hall1774.7 years
Mcgrath1668.1 years
Brown1674.6 years
Clark1678.7 years
Martin1574.7 years
Anderson1378.2 years
Businesses in Elmore County, ID
NameCountNameCount
AT&T1Maurices1
Albertsons1McDonald's2
Arby's1Nike1
Best Western1Pizza Hut1
Burger King1Popeyes1
Chevrolet1RadioShack1
ColorTyme1Sears1
Curves1Sleep Inn1
FedEx5Sprint Nextel1
Ford1T-Mobile1
GNC1True Value1
GameStop1U-Haul4
H&R Block2UPS5
Hilton1Walmart1
KFC1Wendy's1
La-Z-Boy1

Elmore County on our top lists:

  • #2 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to foreign countries in 2011"
  • #10 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating from foreign countries between 2010 and 2011"
  • #23 on the list of "Top 101 counties with the highest percentage of residents relocating to other counties in 2011"