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Minidoka County, Idaho (ID)

County population in 2019: 21,540 (56% urban, 44% rural); it was 20,174 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 3,185
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 2,148
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 5,360
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,837 (it was 1,613 in 2000)
% of renters here:

23%
State:

30%

Land area: 760 sq. mi.

Water area: 3.4 sq. mi.

Population density: 28 people per square mile   (low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Minidoka County: 83.0 (low, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Educational, health and social services (38.1%), Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (25.2%), Retail trade (20.5%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 43%
  • Government: 19%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 38%
  • Unpaid family work: 0%
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  • Races in Minidoka County, ID (2019)
    • 13,29665.9%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 7,77738.5%Hispanic or Latino
    • 2451.2%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 2371.2%Two or more races
    • 570.3%Asian alone
    • 340.2%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
Median resident age:

35.7 years
Idaho median age:

36.9 years
Males: 10,789  (50.1%)
Females: 10,751  (49.9%)
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Average household size:
Minidoka County:

2.0 people
Idaho:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $58,358 ($32,021 in 1999)
This county:

$58,358
Idaho:

$60,999

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $535 (lower quartile is $395, upper quartile is $714)
This county:

$535
State:

$776


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $179,830 (it was $74,500 in 2000)
Minidoka:

$179,830
Idaho:

$255,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $115,684 - $244,322
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,000
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $326

Institutionalized population: 60

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 7
  • Burglaries: 50
  • Thefts: 102
  • Auto thefts: 13

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 3
  • Robberies: 1
  • Assaults: 16
  • Burglaries: 68
  • Thefts: 128
  • Auto thefts: 12
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Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 75 buildings, average cost: $70,300
  • 1998: 31 buildings, average cost: $89,600
  • 1999: 39 buildings, average cost: $107,300
  • 2000: 21 buildings, average cost: $119,300
  • 2001: 25 buildings, average cost: $140,500
  • 2002: 24 buildings, average cost: $180,600
  • 2003: 22 buildings, average cost: $152,000
  • 2004: 25 buildings, average cost: $151,700
  • 2005: 31 buildings, average cost: $152,000
  • 2006: 30 buildings, average cost: $152,500
  • 2007: 29 buildings, average cost: $150,800
  • 2008: 14 buildings, average cost: $152,200
  • 2009: 9 buildings, average cost: $152,100
  • 2010: 32 buildings, average cost: $138,700
  • 2011: 44 buildings, average cost: $215,400
  • 2012: 56 buildings, average cost: $191,600
  • 2013: 44 buildings, average cost: $224,400
  • 2014: 29 buildings, average cost: $225,000
  • 2015: 40 buildings, average cost: $222,000
  • 2016: 200 buildings, average cost: $217,400
  • 2017: 217 buildings, average cost: $231,700
  • 2018: 52 buildings, average cost: $288,800
  • 2019: 51 buildings, average cost: $219,300
Number of permits per 10,000 Minidoka, ID residents
Average permit cost in Minidoka, ID
Presidential Elections Results

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Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with mortgages in 2019: $1,078 (0.6%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $840 (0.5%)

Distribution of median household income in Minidoka, ID in 2019
Distribution of house value in Minidoka, ID in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Minidoka, ID in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 14.2%
Minidoka County:

14.2%
Idaho:

11.2%
(9.6% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 3.1% for Black residents, 21.9% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 47.9% for American Indian residents, 3.3% for other race residents, 20.1% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 35.7 years old
(Males: 35.2 years old, Females: 36.0 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 41.8 years old, Black residents: 32.4 years old, American Indian residents: 55.8 years old, Asian residents: 43.4 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 26.8 years old, Other race residents: 34.3 years old)

Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Minidoka County is $429 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $503 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $666 a month.

Cities in this county include: Rupert, Heyburn, Paul, Acequia, Minidoka.

Minidoka 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 Minidoka County: Hole-In-The-Wall Cabin (A), Hagerman State Fish Hatchery (B), Dog Creek Reservoir Public Fishing Area (C), Bell Rapids Access Area (D), Niagara Springs Hatchery (E), Crist Cabin (F), Snake River Fish Hatchery (G), Clear Lake Country Club (H), Randolf Pipe (I), Buckeye Ranch (J), West Point (K), Hagerman National Fish Hatchery (L), Bray Lake Ranch (M), Ticeska Station (N), Appleton Siding (O), Idaho Power Company Steelhead Trout Hatchery (P). Display/hide their locations on the map

Cemeteries: Pioneer Cemetery (1), Elmwood Cemetery (2). Display/hide their locations on the map

Lakes and reservoirs: Lye Lake (A), Bray Lake (B), Bliss Reservoir (C), Clear Lake (D), Turkey Lake (E), Sliman Reservoir (F), Thorn Creek Reservoir (G), Rattler Reservoir (H). Display/hide their locations on the map

Rivers and creeks: Billingsley Creek (A), Black Canyon Creek (B), Calf Creek (C), Catchall Creek (D), Coyote Creek (E), Deer Creek (F), Briggs Creek (G), East Fork Clover Creek (H), Fourmile Creek (I). Display/hide their locations on the map

Parks in Minidoka County include: Billingsley Creek Wildlife Management Area (1), Malad Gorge State Park (2), McGinnis Park (3), Niagara Springs Wildlife Management Area (4), Hagerman Wildlife Management Area (5). Display/hide their locations on the map

Neighboring counties: Knox County, Maine , Curry County, Oregon , Green County, Wisconsin , Ottawa County, Michigan , Watonwan County, Minnesota .

Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

3.6%
Idaho:

4.8%

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

Current college students: 670
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 79.1%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 14.7%

Number of foreign born residents: 2,996 (37.3% naturalized citizens)

Minidoka County:

13.9%
Whole state:

5.8%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 2372010 or later
  • 9042000 to 2009
  • 8491990 to 1999
  • 5371980 to 1989
  • 4471970 to 1979
  • 203Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 17.5 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 65.3%

Minidoka County marital status for males Minidoka County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 6,742
  • One, attached: 180
  • Two: 245
  • 3 or 4: 260
  • 5 to 9: 153
  • 10 to 19: 39
  • 20 to 49: 160
  • 50 or more: 10
  • Mobile homes: 733
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 3

Housing units in Minidoka County with a mortgage: 2,993 (133 second mortgage, 194 home equity loan, 12 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 2,683

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

64.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Minidoka County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other7,71420
Catholic4,1491
Evangelical Protestant2,23419
Mainline Protestant5233
None5,449-
Minidoka 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
Minidoka County:

1.62 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.



Number of convenience stores (with gas): 14
Minidoka County:

7.56 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 10
This county:

5.40 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Minidoka County:

8.8%
Idaho:

7.7%

Adult obesity rate:
Minidoka County:

29.9%
State:

25.7%

Agriculture in Minidoka County:

Average size of farms: 329 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $274,994
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $747.22
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 23.88%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $223,640
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 85.10%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 98.97%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $154,999
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 88.62%
Average age of principal farm operators: 52 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 16.25
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 24.06%
All wheat for grain: 35062 harvested acres
Vegetables: 40 harvested acres

Tornado activity:

Minidoka County historical area-adjusted tornado activity is significantly below Idaho state average. It is 25187804.7 times below overall U.S. average.

Earthquake activity:

Minidoka County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Idaho state average. It is 2110% 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 97.4 miles away from Minidoka County center, causing 2 deaths (2 shaking deaths) and 3 injuries, causing $15,000,000 total damage
On 8/18/1959 at 06:37:13, a magnitude 7.7 (7.7 UK) earthquake occurred 200.9 miles away from the county center, causing $26,000,000 total damage
On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK) earthquake occurred 247.5 miles away from the county center
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 143.1 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) earthquake occurred 77.3 miles away from Minidoka County center
On 12/16/1954 at 11:07:12, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 328.8 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 Covid-19 Pandemic, Incident Period: January 20, 2020, FEMA Id: 4534, Natural disaster type: Other
  • 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 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 Minidoka County (4) is a lot smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 1
Emergencies Declared: 1
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Minidoka

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 7,488 (81.3%)
  • Carpooled: 1,034 (11.2%)
  • Bus: 10 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 19 (0.2%)
  • Bicycle: 14 (0.2%)
  • Walked: 131 (1.4%)
  • Worked at home: 478 (5.2%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (14%)
  • Manufacturing (11%)
  • Educational services (10%)
  • Retail trade (10%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Other services, except public administration (5%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Health care and social assistance (17%)
  • Manufacturing (13%)
  • Educational services (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Other services, except public administration (6%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (5%)

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


  • Production occupations (12%)
  • Transportation occupations (12%)
  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (12%)
  • Management occupations (11%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (10%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (6%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (21%)
  • Sales and related occupations (11%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (9%)
  • Material moving occupations (9%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (7%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (7%)
  • Production occupations (7%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (90%)
  • Philippines (2%)
  • Germany (1%)
  • Poland (1%)
  • Canada (1%)
  • Chile (0%)
  • Cuba (0%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Minidoka County


  • American (14%)
  • German (7%)
  • English (7%)
  • European (3%)
  • Irish (2%)
  • Danish (1%)
  • Swedish (1%)

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

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

  • 80 people in nursing homes
  • 42 people in training schools for juvenile delinquents
  • 22 people in other noninstitutional group quarters

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

  • 51 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 10 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 9 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 8 people in emergency and transitional shelters (with sleeping facilities) for people experiencing homelessness
  • 4 people in other noninstitutional facilities
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $49,283.

7.13% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($39,035 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.13%
Idaho average:

8.09%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
5.22% relocated from other counties in Idaho ($28,753 average AGI)
1.91% relocated from other states ($10,282 average AGI)
Minidoka County:

1.91%
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 Cassia County, ID  3.32% ($42,776 average AGI)
from Twin Falls County, ID  0.51% ($33,027)
from Ada County, ID  0.32% ($25,000)


7.04% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($36,908 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

7.04%
Idaho average:

7.05%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
5.17% relocated to other counties in Idaho ($26,166 average AGI)
1.87% relocated to other states ($10,742 average AGI)
Minidoka County:

1.87%
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 Cassia County, ID  2.65% ($36,339 average AGI)
to Twin Falls County, ID  0.88% ($33,719)
to Ada County, ID  0.47% ($36,912)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 18.0
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 17.2

Births per 1000 population in Minidoka County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 7.5
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 9.4
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 8.9

Deaths per 1000 population in Minidoka County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 8.5
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 8.8

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Minidoka County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 19.3%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 9.0%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Minidoka County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Minidoka County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Minidoka County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Minidoka County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Minidoka County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Minidoka County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 2,942 (2,510 aged, 432 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 684 (12%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (288)
  • Congestive heart failure (81)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (52)
  • Chronic obstructive pulmonary disease, unspecified (43)
  • Unspecified dementia (39)
  • Stroke, not specified as haemorrhage or infarction (22)
  • Alzheimer disease, unspecified (10)
  • Atherosclerotic heart disease (10)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 23%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 20%

Short term general hospitals per 100,000 population in 2004: 5.2
Short term general hospital admissions per 100,000 population in 2004: 4,337
Short term general hospital beds per 100,000 population in 2004: 411
Emergency room visits per 100,000 population in 2004: 20,323

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,835
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 947
Dentists per 100,000 population in 1998: 5

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 35
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 42

Suicides per 1,000,000 population from 2000 to 2006: 193.4. This is more than state average.

Household type by relationship:

Households: 21,540
  • Male householders: 3,721 (700 living alone), Female householders: 3,818 (769 living alone)
  • 4,464 spouses (4,431 opposite-sex spouses), 448 unmarried partners, (448 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 6,884 children (6,347 natural, 243 adopted, 297 stepchildren), 647 grandchildren, 222 brothers or sisters, 117 parents, 0 foster children, 469 other relatives, 723 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 72

Size of family households: 2,331 2-persons, 1,382 3-persons, 942 4-persons, 589 5-persons, 442 6-persons, 100 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,470 1-person, 191 2-persons, 42 3-persons, 64 4-persons, 7 5-persons, 4 7-or-more-persons.

3,847 married couples with children.
1,409 single-parent households (412 men, 997 women).

71.2% of residents of Minidoka speak English at home.
27.4% of residents speak Spanish at home (57% speak English very well, 18% speak English well, 16% speak English not well, 9% don't speak English at all).
0.3% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (92% speak English very well, 8% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak Asian or Pacific Island language at home (100% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $96,174,000 ($5,002 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,642,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $41,437,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $19,750,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $6,866,000
Federal grants: $20,304,000
Federal procurement contracts: $3,532,000 ($149,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $4,286,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $5,487,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $9,642,000
Federal Government insurance: $41,842,000

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

Births: 1,759
Here:

93 per 1000 residents
State:

78 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 958
Here:

50 per 1000 residents
State:

37 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +383
Here:

+20 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -2,318
Here -122 per 1000 residents
State +43 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Minidoka County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 2.58 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:

4.5
State:

4.3

Year house built in Minidoka County, Idaho
  • Year house built in Minidoka County, Idaho
  • 4142014 or later
  • 2212010 to 2013
  • 5502000 to 2009
  • 7881990 to 1999
  • 5921980 to 1989
  • 1,7611970 to 1979
  • 1,0001960 to 1969
  • 1,1181950 to 1959
  • 5241940 to 1949
  • 1,4801939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Minidoka County, Idaho
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Minidoka County, Idaho
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Minidoka County, Idaho
  • 71 room
  • 02 rooms
  • 913 rooms
  • 5464 rooms
  • 9995 rooms
  • 1,5036 rooms
  • 8827 rooms
  • 6898 rooms
  • 9309+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Minidoka County, Idaho
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Minidoka County, Idaho
  • 01 room
  • 432 rooms
  • 4153 rooms
  • 4804 rooms
  • 4125 rooms
  • 2596 rooms
  • 2087 rooms
  • 278 rooms
  • 629+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Minidoka County, Idaho
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Minidoka County, Idaho
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Minidoka County, Idaho
  • 17no bedroom
  • 741 bedroom
  • 9992 bedrooms
  • 2,7793 bedrooms
  • 1,4664 bedrooms
  • 3205+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Minidoka County, Idaho
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Minidoka County, Idaho
  • 0no bedroom
  • 3871 bedroom
  • 6472 bedrooms
  • 6393 bedrooms
  • 1914 bedrooms
  • 245+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Minidoka County, Idaho in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Minidoka County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Minidoka County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 106no vehicle
  • 8841 vehicle
  • 1,9092 vehicles
  • 1,6913 vehicles
  • 7824 vehicles
  • 3515+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Minidoka County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Minidoka County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 58no vehicle
  • 5781 vehicle
  • 9652 vehicles
  • 2493 vehicles
  • 604 vehicles
  • 115+ vehicles

86.1% of Minidoka County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 28% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 70% lived in Idaho.

Minidoka County:

86.1%
State average:

82.8%

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

  • This state: 11,670
  • Other state: 6,633
  • Northeast: 235
  • Midwest: 821
  • South: 891
  • West: 4,707
Year householders moved into unit in Minidoka County, ID
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Minidoka County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 74.2%Electricity
  • 14.0%Utility gas
  • 5.3%Wood
  • 2.7%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 1.1%Other fuel
  • 0.4%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 68.7%Electricity
  • 24.7%Utility gas
  • 2.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 2.0%Other fuel
  • 1.2%Wood
  • 0.4%Coal or coke
  • 0.3%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 109
Here:

4.6%
Idaho:

11.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 72
Here:

5.2%
Idaho:

9.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 153
Here:

27.4%
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

Minidoka County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $127,000
    Other: $41,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,035,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,642,000
    Financial Administration: $1,037,000
    Correctional Institutions: $943,000
    General - Other: $929,000
    Sewerage: $759,000
    Corrections - Other: $654,000
    General Public Buildings: $330,000
    Central Staff Services: $232,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $223,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $193,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $54,000
    Parks and Recreation: $29,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $22,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $754,000
    Other - Health - Other: $111,000
    Other - General - Other: $2,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $974,000
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $1,025,000
    General Revenue - Other: $266,000
    Interest Earnings: $116,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $93,000
    Rents: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $191,000
    General - Other: $60,000
    Financial Administration: $38,000
    Corrections - Other: $4,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $3,000
    General Public Building: $1,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,993,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $773,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,430,000
    Other License: $211,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $157,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $8,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $412,000

Minidoka County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $127,000
    Other: $41,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,035,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,642,000
    Financial Administration: $1,037,000
    Correctional Institutions: $943,000
    General - Other: $929,000
    Sewerage: $759,000
    Corrections - Other: $654,000
    General Public Buildings: $330,000
    Central Staff Services: $232,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $223,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $193,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $54,000
    Parks and Recreation: $29,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $22,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $754,000
    Other - Health - Other: $111,000
    Other - General - Other: $2,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $974,000
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $1,025,000
    General Revenue - Other: $266,000
    Interest Earnings: $116,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $93,000
    Rents: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $191,000
    General - Other: $60,000
    Financial Administration: $38,000
    Corrections - Other: $4,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $3,000
    General Public Building: $1,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,993,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $773,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,430,000
    Other License: $211,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $157,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $8,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $412,000

Minidoka County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $127,000
    Other: $41,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,035,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,642,000
    Financial Administration: $1,037,000
    Correctional Institutions: $943,000
    General - Other: $929,000
    Sewerage: $759,000
    Corrections - Other: $654,000
    General Public Buildings: $330,000
    Central Staff Services: $232,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $223,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $193,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $54,000
    Parks and Recreation: $29,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $22,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $754,000
    Other - Health - Other: $111,000
    Other - General - Other: $2,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $974,000
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $1,025,000
    General Revenue - Other: $266,000
    Interest Earnings: $116,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $93,000
    Rents: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $191,000
    General - Other: $60,000
    Financial Administration: $38,000
    Corrections - Other: $4,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $3,000
    General Public Building: $1,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,993,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $773,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,430,000
    Other License: $211,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $157,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $8,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $412,000

Minidoka County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Solid Waste Management: $127,000
    Other: $41,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $2,035,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $1,642,000
    Financial Administration: $1,037,000
    Correctional Institutions: $943,000
    General - Other: $929,000
    Sewerage: $759,000
    Corrections - Other: $654,000
    General Public Buildings: $330,000
    Central Staff Services: $232,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $223,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $193,000
    Public Welfare - Other: $54,000
    Parks and Recreation: $29,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Other Purposes: $2,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $22,000
  • Intergovernmental to Local - Other - Correctional Institutions: $754,000
    Other - Health - Other: $111,000
    Other - General - Other: $2,000
  • Local Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $974,000
  • Miscellaneous - Special Assessments: $1,025,000
    General Revenue - Other: $266,000
    Interest Earnings: $116,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $93,000
    Rents: $3,000
  • Other Capital Outlay - Police Protection: $191,000
    General - Other: $60,000
    Financial Administration: $38,000
    Corrections - Other: $4,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $3,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $3,000
    General Public Building: $1,000
    Central Staff Services: $1,000
    Correctional Institutions: $1,000
  • Sinking Funds - Cash and Securities: $7,993,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $773,000
  • Tax - Property: $5,430,000
    Other License: $211,000
    Motor Vehicle License: $157,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $8,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $412,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 344
  • Number of aged recipients: 44
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 300
  • Number of recipients under 18: 76
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 204
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 64
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 128
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 165
Most common first names in Minidoka County, ID among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
John8478.2 years
William8176.9 years
Mary7782.0 years
George6076.1 years
James5970.7 years
Robert5372.7 years
Charles5176.4 years
Joseph3780.6 years
Richard3671.6 years
Fred3478.4 years
Most common last names in Minidoka County, ID among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Johnson4877.4 years
Smith4478.0 years
Miller2676.4 years
Anderson2374.1 years
Clark2374.7 years
Hansen2174.3 years
Garner1876.3 years
Taylor1777.5 years
Jones1782.4 years
Schenk1782.1 years
Businesses in Minidoka County, ID
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Nike1
FedEx1Subway1
H&R Block1Vans1
La-Z-Boy1