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Owyhee County, Idaho (ID)

County population in 2019: 12,018 (23% urban, 77% rural); it was 10,644 in 2000
County owner-occupied with a mortgage or a loan houses and condos in 2010: 1,724
County owner-occupied free and clear houses and condos in 2010: 1,132
County owner-occupied houses and condos in 2000: 2,585
Renter-occupied apartments: 1,220 (it was 1,125 in 2000)
% of renters here:

30%
State:

30%

Land area: 7678 sq. mi.

Water area: 18.7 sq. mi.

Population density: 2 people per square mile   (very low).

March 2019 cost of living index in Owyhee County: 85.4 (less than average, U.S. average is 100)

Industries providing employment: Agriculture,forestry,fishing and hunting, and mining (24.3%), Educational, health and social services (14.0%), Manufacturing (10.6%).

Type of workers:

  • Private wage or salary: 51%
  • Government: 0%
  • Self-employed, not incorporated: 34%
  • Unpaid family work: 15%
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  • Races in Owyhee County, ID (2019)
    • 8,19468.1%White Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 3,22826.8%Hispanic or Latino
    • 3062.5%American Indian and Alaska Native alone
    • 2311.9%Two or more races
    • 660.5%Black Non-Hispanic Alone
    • 130.1%Asian alone
Median resident age:

39.4 years
Idaho median age:

36.9 years
Males: 6,207  (51.7%)
Females: 5,811  (48.3%)
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Average household size:
Owyhee County:

2.0 people
Idaho:

3 people

Estimated median household income in 2019: $47,891 ($28,339 in 1999)
This county:

$47,891
Idaho:

$60,999

Median contract rent in 2019 for apartments: $500 (lower quartile is $424, upper quartile is $703)
This county:

$500
State:

$776


Estimated median house or condo value in 2019: $177,666 (it was $83,100 in 2000)
Owyhee:

$177,666
Idaho:

$255,200
Lower value quartile - upper value quartile: $86,171 - $315,028
Median monthly housing costs for homes and condos with a mortgage: $1,150
Median monthly housing costs for units without a mortgage: $313

Institutionalized population: 113

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

  • Murders: 0
  • Rapes: 1
  • Robberies: 0
  • Assaults: 11
  • Burglaries: 46
  • Thefts: 70
  • Auto thefts: 17
Owyhee County, ID map from a distance

Health of residents in Owyhee County based on CDC Behavioral Risk Factor Surveillance System Survey Questionnaires from 2013 to 2019:

General health status score of residents in this county from 1 (poor) to 5 (excellent) is 3.5. This is about average.
74.7% of residents exercised in the past month. This is about average.
40.0% of residents smoked 100+ cigarettes in their lives. This is less than average.
49.0% of adult residents drank alcohol in the past 30 days. This is less than average.
67.5% of residents visited a dentist within the past year. This is about average.
Average weight of males is 199 pounds. This is more than average.
Average weight of females is 163 pounds. This is about average.

Single-family new house construction building permits:

  • 1997: 32 buildings, average cost: $89,700
  • 1998: 40 buildings, average cost: $92,500
  • 1999: 40 buildings, average cost: $92,500
  • 2000: 42 buildings, average cost: $100,300
  • 2001: 38 buildings, average cost: $103,700
  • 2002: 41 buildings, average cost: $85,800
  • 2003: 56 buildings, average cost: $84,700
  • 2004: 56 buildings, average cost: $116,300
  • 2005: 84 buildings, average cost: $151,000
  • 2006: 67 buildings, average cost: $147,300
  • 2007: 66 buildings, average cost: $178,700
  • 2008: 23 buildings, average cost: $241,800
  • 2009: 20 buildings, average cost: $217,900
  • 2010: 11 buildings, average cost: $148,900
  • 2011: 11 buildings, average cost: $165,800
  • 2012: 16 buildings, average cost: $170,100
  • 2013: 14 buildings, average cost: $221,200
  • 2014: 16 buildings, average cost: $167,200
  • 2015: 21 buildings, average cost: $189,400
  • 2016: 25 buildings, average cost: $165,400
  • 2017: 33 buildings, average cost: $190,800
  • 2018: 38 buildings, average cost: $184,900
  • 2019: 44 buildings, average cost: $189,400
Number of permits per 10,000 Owyhee, ID residents
Average permit cost in Owyhee, 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: $1,053 (0.5%)
Median real estate property taxes paid for housing units with no mortgage in 2019: $747 (0.7%)

Distribution of median household income in Owyhee, ID in 2019
Distribution of house value in Owyhee, ID in 2019
Distribution of rent paid by renters in Owyhee, ID in 2019
Percentage of residents living in poverty in 2019: 13.7%
Owyhee County:

13.7%
Idaho:

11.2%
(7.0% for White Non-Hispanic residents, 31.2% for Hispanic or Latino residents, 32.1% for American Indian residents, 35.4% for other race residents, 15.9% for two or more races residents)

Median age of residents in 2019: 39.4 years old
(Males: 37.8 years old, Females: 40.9 years old)
(Median age for: White residents: 45.3 years old, Black residents: 27.9 years old, American Indian residents: 42.9 years old, Asian residents: 16.5 years old, Hispanic or Latino residents: 26.0 years old, Other race residents: 25.9 years old)

Area name: Boise City-Nampa, ID HUD Metro FMR Area
Fair market rent in 2006 for a 1-bedroom apartment in Owyhee County is $570 a month.
Fair market rent for a 2-bedroom apartment is $672 a month.
Fair market rent for a 3-bedroom apartment is $977 a month.

Cities in this county include: Homedale, Murphy, Marsing, Bruneau, Grand View, Western Shoshone.

Owyhee 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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Unemployment in November 2020:
Here:

5.6%
Idaho:

4.8%

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

Current college students: 207
People 25 years of age or older with a high school degree or higher: 75.7%
People 25 years of age or older with a bachelor's degree or higher: 12.4%

Number of foreign born residents: 1,130 (27.5% naturalized citizens)

Owyhee County:

9.4%
Whole state:

5.8%
Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • Year of entry for the foreign-born population
  • 1432010 or later
  • 3262000 to 2009
  • 2331990 to 1999
  • 3241980 to 1989
  • 2201970 to 1979
  • 92Before 1970

Mean travel time to work (commute): 25.6 minutes

Percentage of county residents living and working in this county: 49.0%

Owyhee County marital status for males Owyhee County marital status for females

Housing units in structures:

  • One, detached: 3,639
  • One, attached: 69
  • Two: 15
  • 3 or 4: 84
  • 5 to 9: 37
  • 10 to 19: 24
  • 20 or more: 7
  • Mobile homes: 1,143
  • Boats, RVs, vans, etc.: 108

Housing units in Owyhee County with a mortgage: 1,652 (122 second mortgage, 77 home equity loan, 0 both second mortgage and home equity loan)
Houses without a mortgage: 1,616

Here:

50.0% with mortgage
State:

64.3% with mortgage

Religion statistics for Owyhee County

Religions Adherents in 2010
Religions Adherents - Change between 2000 and 2010
ReligionAdherentsCongregations
Other2,0145
Evangelical Protestant81312
Catholic3966
Mainline Protestant1082
None8,195-
Owyhee 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
Owyhee County:

3.72 / 10,000 pop.
State:

1.88 / 10,000 pop.



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

3.72 / 10,000 pop.
Idaho:

3.87 / 10,000 pop.

Number of full-service restaurants: 8
This county:

7.43 / 10,000 pop.
State:

7.75 / 10,000 pop.

Adult diabetes rate:
Owyhee County:

7.0%
Idaho:

7.7%

Adult obesity rate:
Owyhee County:

27.2%
State:

25.7%

Low-income preschool obesity rate:
Here:

17.6%
State:

11.7%

Agriculture in Owyhee County:

Average size of farms: 1000 acres
Average value of agricultural products sold per farm: $222,019
Average value of crops sold per acre for harvested cropland: $346.19
The value of livestock, poultry, and their products as a percentage of the total market value of agricultural products sold: 70.69%
Average total farm production expenses per farm: $197,489
Harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 18.80%
Irrigated harvested cropland as a percentage of land in farms: 98.49%
Average market value of all machinery and equipment per farm: $127,029
The percentage of farms operated by a family or individual: 86.34%
Average age of principal farm operators: 52 years
Average number of cattle and calves per 100 acres of all land in farms: 21.50
Milk cows as a percentage of all cattle and calves: 11.44%
Corn for grain: 5404 harvested acres
All wheat for grain: 6362 harvested acres
Vegetables: 303 harvested acres
Land in orchards: 4 acres

Earthquake activity:

Owyhee County-area historical earthquake activity is significantly above Idaho state average. It is 2515% greater than the overall U.S. average.

On 10/3/1915 at 06:52:48, a magnitude 7.6 (7.6 UK, Class: Major, Intensity: VIII - XII) earthquake occurred 173.3 miles away from Owyhee County center
On 10/28/1983 at 14:06:06, a magnitude 7.3 (6.2 MB, 7.3 MS, 7.0 MW) earthquake occurred 148.7 miles away from the 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 302.3 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 126.6 miles away from the county center
On 12/16/1954 at 11:07:12, a magnitude 7.0 (7.0 UK) earthquake occurred 266.7 miles away from Owyhee County center
On 12/21/1932 at 06:10:09, a magnitude 7.2 (7.2 UK) earthquake occurred 313.3 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 Severe Storms and Flooding, Incident Period: December 30, 2005 to January 04, 2006, Major Disaster (Presidential) Declared DR-1630: February 27, 2006, FEMA Id: 1630, Natural disaster type: 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 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 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 Owyhee County (5) is a lot smaller than the US average (15).
Major Disasters (Presidential) Declared: 3
Emergencies Declared: 1
Means of transportation to work in 2019 - Owyhee

Means of transportation to work:

  • Drove a car alone: 2,804 (67.6%)
  • Carpooled: 571 (13.8%)
  • Bus: 15 (0.4%)
  • Light rail, streetcar or trolley: 4 (0.1%)
  • Taxicab, motorcycle, or other means: 74 (1.8%)
  • Bicycle: 19 (0.5%)
  • Walked: 247 (6.0%)
  • Worked at home: 404 (9.7%)
Class of Workers in 2019
Most common industries in 2019 (%)
Males Females
Most common industries for males in 2019


  • Educational services (10%)
  • Health care and social assistance (10%)
  • Retail trade (9%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (8%)
  • Accommodation and food services (6%)
  • Public administration (5%)
  • Manufacturing (4%)

Most common industries for females in 2019


  • Educational services (14%)
  • Health care and social assistance (13%)
  • Retail trade (12%)
  • Agriculture, forestry, fishing and hunting (11%)
  • Accommodation and food services (8%)
  • Public administration (7%)
  • Manufacturing (6%)

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


  • Farming, fishing, and forestry occupations (19%)
  • Management occupations (14%)
  • Construction and extraction occupations (14%)
  • Production occupations (11%)
  • Transportation occupations (7%)
  • Installation, maintenance, and repair occupations (7%)
  • Sales and related occupations (4%)

Most common occupations for females in 2019


  • Office and administrative support occupations (24%)
  • Food preparation and serving related occupations (12%)
  • Educational instruction, and library occupations (9%)
  • Management occupations (8%)
  • Sales and related occupations (6%)
  • Building and grounds cleaning and maintenance occupations (5%)
  • Healthcare support occupations (5%)

Most common places of birth for foreign-born residents


  • Mexico (84%)
  • El Salvador (4%)
  • Guatemala (1%)
  • Other South America (1%)
  • Scotland (1%)
  • Russia (1%)
  • Pakistan (1%)

Most common first ancestries reported in Owyhee County


  • German (11%)
  • American (11%)
  • English (5%)
  • Irish (2%)
  • Basque (2%)
  • Scottish (1%)
  • European (1%)

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

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

  • 40 people in nursing homes
  • 25 people in local jails and other confinement facilities (including police lockups)
  • 9 people in agriculture workers' dormitories on farms

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

  • 46 people in residential treatment centers for juveniles (non-correctional)
  • 44 people in workers' group living quarters and job corps centers
  • 34 people in nursing facilities/skilled-nursing facilities
  • 28 people in local jails and other municipal confinement facilities
  • 5 people in correctional residential facilities
  • 3 people in group homes intended for adults
Average gross adjusted income of non-migrant taxpayers in this county in 2010 was $39,720.

9.67% of this county's 2011 resident taxpayers lived in other counties in 2010 ($38,434 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.67%
Idaho average:

8.09%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved from foreign countries.
6.40% relocated from other counties in Idaho ($23,901 average AGI)
3.27% relocated from other states ($14,532 average AGI)
Owyhee County:

3.27%
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 Canyon County, ID  4.33% ($38,906 average AGI)
from Ada County, ID  1.06% ($28,949)


9.22% of this county's 2010 resident taxpayers moved to other counties in 2011 ($38,730 average adjusted gross income)

Here:

9.22%
Idaho average:

7.05%


10 or fewer of this county's residents moved to foreign countries.
7.39% relocated to other counties in Idaho ($31,359 average AGI)
1.83% relocated to other states ($7,371 average AGI)
Owyhee County:

1.83%
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 Canyon County, ID  4.49% ($33,598 average AGI)
to Ada County, ID  1.45% ($51,736)

Births per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 17.7
Births per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 16.3

Births per 1000 population in Owyhee County

Deaths per 1000 population from 1990 to 1999: 7.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2000 to 2006: 7.9
Deaths per 1000 population from 2007 to 2019: 8.0

Deaths per 1000 population in Owyhee County

Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 1990 to 1999: 10.3
Infant deaths per 1000 live births from 2000 to 2006: 12.3

Infant deaths per 1000 population in Owyhee County
Population without health insurance coverage in 2018: 23.7%
Persons under 19 years old without health insurance coverage in 2018: 11.1%
Percentage of population without health insurance coverage in Owyhee County
All 18-64 40-64 50-64 Under 19
Population without health insurance coverage in Owyhee County
18-64 population without health insurance coverage in Owyhee County
40-64 population without health insurance coverage in Owyhee County
50-64 population without health insurance coverage in Owyhee County
Population under 19 years without health insurance coverage in Owyhee County

Persons enrolled in hospital insurance and/or supplemental medical insurance (Medicare) in July 1, 2007: 1,598 (1,327 aged, 271 disabled)
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2007: 386 (12%)
Persons enrolled in Medicare
Aged persons enrolled in Medicare
Disabled persons enrolled in Medicare

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

  • Acute myocardial infarction, unspecified (43)
  • Bronchus or lung, unspecified - Malignant neoplasms (20)

Population without health insurance coverage in 2000: 27%
Children under 18 without health insurance coverage in 2000: 24%

General practice office based MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 1,544
Medical specialist MDs per 100,000 population in 2005: 849

Total births per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006 : 10
Total deaths per 100,000 population, July 2005 - July 2006: 54

Limited-service eating places per 100,000 population in 2005 : 9

EPA green book nonattainment status in 2004-2006: 1
Crimes per 100,000 population in 1996: 1

Household type by relationship:

Households: 12,018
  • Male householders: 2,321 (539 living alone), Female householders: 2,176 (428 living alone)
  • 2,543 spouses (2,543 opposite-sex spouses), 318 unmarried partners, (318 opposite-sex unmarried partners), 3,651 children (3,448 natural, 35 adopted, 160 stepchildren), 279 grandchildren, 123 brothers or sisters, 36 parents, 42 foster children, 230 other relatives, 216 non-relatives
  • In group quarters: 124

Size of family households: 1,454 2-persons, 540 3-persons, 520 4-persons, 403 5-persons, 119 6-persons, 96 7-or-more-persons.

Size of nonfamily households: 1,019 1-person, 214 2-persons, 9 3-persons, 11 4-persons.

2,021 married couples with children.
659 single-parent households (234 men, 425 women).

78.0% of residents of Owyhee speak English at home.
21.2% of residents speak Spanish at home (51% speak English very well, 15% speak English well, 20% speak English not well, 13% don't speak English at all).
0.1% of residents speak other Indo-European language at home (67% speak English well, 33% speak English not well).
0.6% of residents speak other language at home (83% speak English very well, 17% speak English well).

In fiscal year 2004:

Federal Government expenditure: $44,384,000 ($4,036 per capita)
Department of Defense expenditure: $1,411,000
Federal direct payments to individuals for retirement and disability: $20,153,000
Federal other direct payments to individuals: $7,006,000
Federal direct payments not to individuals: $3,891,000
Federal grants: $10,903,000
Federal procurement contracts: $829,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal salaries and wages: $1,602,000 ($0,000 Department of Defense)
Federal Government direct loans: $645,000
Federal guaranteed/insured loans: $6,714,000
Federal Government insurance: $5,324,000

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

Births: 925
Here:

84 per 1000 residents
State:

78 per 1000 residents

Deaths: 433
Here:

39 per 1000 residents
State:

37 per 1000 residents

Net international migration: +293
Here:

+26 per 1000 residents
State:

+10 per 1000 residents

Net internal migration: -340
Here -31 per 1000 residents
State +43 per 1000 residents
Population growth in Owyhee County

Total withdrawal of fresh water for public supply: 0.67 millions of gallons per day (all from ground)

Median number of rooms in houses and condos:
Here:

5.8
State:

6.6

Median number of rooms in apartments:
Here:

4.5
State:

4.3

Year house built in Owyhee County, Idaho
  • Year house built in Owyhee County, Idaho
  • 2752014 or later
  • 462010 to 2013
  • 8312000 to 2009
  • 8421990 to 1999
  • 4801980 to 1989
  • 1,1661970 to 1979
  • 3131960 to 1969
  • 3101950 to 1959
  • 2671940 to 1949
  • 5001939 or earlier
Rooms in houses/apartments in Owyhee County, Idaho
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Owyhee County, Idaho
  • Rooms in owner-occupied houses in Owyhee County, Idaho
  • 441 room
  • 1072 rooms
  • 1013 rooms
  • 5414 rooms
  • 6495 rooms
  • 6936 rooms
  • 3157 rooms
  • 4118 rooms
  • 4169+ rooms
Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Owyhee County, Idaho
  • Rooms in renter-occupied apartments in Owyhee County, Idaho
  • 301 room
  • 342 rooms
  • 1543 rooms
  • 3794 rooms
  • 3075 rooms
  • 1096 rooms
  • 707 rooms
  • 718 rooms
  • 769+ rooms
Bedrooms in houses/apartments in Owyhee County, Idaho
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Owyhee County, Idaho
  • Bedrooms in owner-occupied houses in Owyhee County, Idaho
  • 45no bedroom
  • 1461 bedroom
  • 6462 bedrooms
  • 1,5693 bedrooms
  • 5884 bedrooms
  • 2355+ bedrooms
Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Owyhee County, Idaho
  • Bedrooms in renter-occupied apartments in Owyhee County, Idaho
  • 30no bedroom
  • 1291 bedroom
  • 5492 bedrooms
  • 3673 bedrooms
  • 1184 bedrooms
  • 455+ bedrooms
Cars and other vehicles available in Owyhee County, Idaho in houses/condos/apartments
Owner-occupied Renter-occupied
Cars and other vehicles available in Owyhee County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Owyhee County in owner-occupied houses/condos
  • 116no vehicle
  • 5431 vehicle
  • 9652 vehicles
  • 8293 vehicles
  • 5164 vehicles
  • 3475+ vehicles
Cars and other vehicles available in Owyhee County in renter-occupied apartments
  • Cars and other vehicles available in Owyhee County in renter-occupied apartments
  • 64no vehicle
  • 3931 vehicle
  • 3592 vehicles
  • 2323 vehicles
  • 1344 vehicles
  • 875+ vehicles

83.5% of Owyhee County residents lived in the same house 1 years ago.
   Out of people who lived in different houses, 21% lived in this county.
   Out of people who lived in different counties, 61% lived in Idaho.

Owyhee County:

83.5%
State average:

82.8%

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

  • This state: 6,331
  • Other state: 4,431
  • Northeast: 160
  • Midwest: 671
  • South: 634
  • West: 2,968
Year householders moved into unit in Owyhee County, ID
Most commonly used house heating fuel in Owyhee County
Houses and condos Apartments
Most commonly used house heating fuel in houses and condos
  • 54.8%Electricity
  • 18.3%Wood
  • 12.0%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.8%Other fuel
  • 5.4%Utility gas
  • 3.1%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.6%No fuel used
Most commonly used house heating fuel in apartments
  • 63.6%Electricity
  • 15.6%Wood
  • 9.5%Bottled, tank, or LP gas
  • 5.6%Utility gas
  • 2.9%Other fuel
  • 2.2%Fuel oil, kerosene, etc.
  • 0.5%Solar energy

Private vs. public school enrollment:


Students in private schools in grades 1 to 8 (elementary and middle school): 105
Here:

8.6%
Idaho:

11.0%

Students in private schools in grades 9 to 12 (high school): 64
Here:

9.1%
Idaho:

9.2%

Students in private undergraduate colleges: 77
Here:

26.3%
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

Owyhee County government finances - Expenditure in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $1,377,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,730,000
    Regular Highways: $1,489,000
    Correctional Institutions: $941,000
    Central Staff Services: $812,000
    Financial Administration: $789,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $667,000
    General - Other: $423,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $301,000
    Solid Waste Management: $249,000
    General Public Buildings: $194,000
    Parks and Recreation: $177,000
    Health - Other: $59,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $55,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $40,000
    Air Transportation: $27,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,243,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $109,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $95,000
    Sale of Property: $35,000
    General Revenue - Other: $6,000
    Rents: $4,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,432,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $6,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,421,000
    Highways: $1,238,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,081,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $797,000

Owyhee County government finances - Revenue in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $1,377,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,730,000
    Regular Highways: $1,489,000
    Correctional Institutions: $941,000
    Central Staff Services: $812,000
    Financial Administration: $789,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $667,000
    General - Other: $423,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $301,000
    Solid Waste Management: $249,000
    General Public Buildings: $194,000
    Parks and Recreation: $177,000
    Health - Other: $59,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $55,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $40,000
    Air Transportation: $27,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,243,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $109,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $95,000
    Sale of Property: $35,000
    General Revenue - Other: $6,000
    Rents: $4,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,432,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $6,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,421,000
    Highways: $1,238,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,081,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $797,000

Owyhee County government finances - Debt in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $1,377,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,730,000
    Regular Highways: $1,489,000
    Correctional Institutions: $941,000
    Central Staff Services: $812,000
    Financial Administration: $789,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $667,000
    General - Other: $423,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $301,000
    Solid Waste Management: $249,000
    General Public Buildings: $194,000
    Parks and Recreation: $177,000
    Health - Other: $59,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $55,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $40,000
    Air Transportation: $27,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,243,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $109,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $95,000
    Sale of Property: $35,000
    General Revenue - Other: $6,000
    Rents: $4,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,432,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $6,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,421,000
    Highways: $1,238,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,081,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $797,000

Owyhee County government finances - Cash and Securities in 2018:

  • Charges - Other: $1,377,000
  • Current Operations - Police Protection: $1,730,000
    Regular Highways: $1,489,000
    Correctional Institutions: $941,000
    Central Staff Services: $812,000
    Financial Administration: $789,000
    Judicial and Legal Services: $667,000
    General - Other: $423,000
    Public Welfare, Vendor Payments for Medical Care: $301,000
    Solid Waste Management: $249,000
    General Public Buildings: $194,000
    Parks and Recreation: $177,000
    Health - Other: $59,000
    Elementary and Secondary Education: $55,000
    Protective Inspection and Regulation - Other: $40,000
    Air Transportation: $27,000
  • Federal Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,243,000
  • Miscellaneous - Interest Earnings: $109,000
    Fines and Forfeits: $95,000
    Sale of Property: $35,000
    General Revenue - Other: $6,000
    Rents: $4,000
  • Other Funds - Cash and Securities: $3,432,000
  • Revenue - Water Utilities: $6,000
  • State Intergovernmental - General Local Government Support: $1,421,000
    Highways: $1,238,000
  • Tax - Property: $3,081,000
    Alcoholic Beverage License: $5,000
  • Total Salaries and Wages: $797,000

Supplemental Security Income (SSI) in 2006:

  • Total number of recipients: 252
  • Number of aged recipients: 26
  • Number of blind and disabled recipients: 226
  • Number of recipients under 18: 54
  • Number of recipients between 18 and 64: 153
  • Number of recipients older than 64: 45
  • Number of recipients also receiving OASDI: 91
  • Amount of payments (thousands of dollars): 104
Most common first names in Owyhee County, ID among deceased individuals
NameCountLived (average)
James4875.1 years
William4775.1 years
John4377.5 years
Robert3369.0 years
George2877.6 years
Mary2878.5 years
Charles2574.8 years
Frank2170.5 years
Paul1678.2 years
Ralph1474.3 years
Most common last names in Owyhee County, ID among deceased individuals
Last nameCountLived (average)
Larsen1478.9 years
Davis1473.8 years
Johnson1381.1 years
Anderson1371.4 years
Smith1275.5 years
Young1076.8 years
Wilson1076.9 years
Evans1085.6 years
Walker1077.4 years
Moore871.2 years
Businesses in Owyhee County, ID
NameCountNameCount
Ace Hardware1Subway1
AutoZone1True Value2
FedEx2U-Haul1
H&R Block1