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Demographics Analysis

The people of Benewah County, Idaho give the community character. This place is unique because of factors such as population size / density, ethnic background, ratio of males to females, and average age.

Population By Sex By Age
(Benewah County, Idaho)

Male:

Under 5 years : 291

5 to 9 years : 339

10 to 14 years : 352

15 to 17 years : 239

18 and 19 years : 134

20 years : 72

21 years : 22

22 to 24 years : 143

25 to 29 years : 202

30 to 34 years : 172

35 to 39 years : 127

40 to 44 years : 388

45 to 49 years : 369

50 to 54 years : 389

55 to 59 years : 414

60 and 61 years : 118

62 to 64 years : 169

65 and 66 years : 47

67 to 69 years : 205

70 to 74 years : 213

75 to 79 years : 115

80 to 84 years : 133

85 years and over : 56

Female:

Under 5 years : 274

5 to 9 years : 255

10 to 14 years : 338

15 to 17 years : 190

18 and 19 years : 97

20 years : 85

21 years : 43

22 to 24 years : 119

25 to 29 years : 159

30 to 34 years : 221

35 to 39 years : 265

40 to 44 years : 278

45 to 49 years : 343

50 to 54 years : 382

55 to 59 years : 392

60 and 61 years : 109

62 to 64 years : 217

65 and 66 years : 66

67 to 69 years : 242

70 to 74 years : 114

75 to 79 years : 160

80 to 84 years : 106

85 years and over : 82


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Benewah County, Idaho)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 4,514

Multiple ancestry : 3,064

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 71

Ancestry not reported : 1,597


(updated 2009)



Population By Citizen Status In The United States
(Benewah County, Idaho)

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 9,109

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 0

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 49

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 14

Not a U.S. citizen : 74


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Benewah County, Idaho)

Total:

Under 5 years : 565

5 to 17 years : 1,713

18 to 24 years : 715

25 to 34 years : 754

35 to 44 years : 1,058

45 to 54 years : 1,483

55 to 59 years : 806

60 and 61 years : 227

62 to 64 years : 386

65 to 74 years : 887

75 years and over : 652

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 375

5 to 17 years : 831

18 to 24 years : 361

25 to 34 years : 356

35 to 44 years : 317

45 to 54 years : 443

55 to 59 years : 257

60 and 61 years : 29

62 to 64 years : 114

65 to 74 years : 278

75 years and over : 181

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 190

5 to 17 years : 882

18 to 24 years : 350

25 to 34 years : 398

35 to 44 years : 696

45 to 54 years : 1,029

55 to 59 years : 541

60 and 61 years : 190

62 to 64 years : 253

65 to 74 years : 586

75 years and over : 452

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 4

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 40

45 to 54 years : 0

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 0

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 5

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 0

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 5

45 to 54 years : 11

55 to 59 years : 8

60 and 61 years : 8

62 to 64 years : 19

65 to 74 years : 23

75 years and over : 14


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Benewah County, Idaho)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 1,720

Female : 1,822

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 2,913

Female : 2,654

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 36

Female : 13

Foreign born:

Male : 40

Female : 48


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Benewah County, Idaho)

Born in state of residence : 3,298

Born in other state in the United States : 4,641

Native: born outside the United States : 49

Foreign born : 83


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Marital Status
(Benewah County, Idaho)

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 594

Now married, except separated : 1,520

Divorced : 261

Separated : 31

Widowed : 127

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 857

Now married, except separated : 2,996

Divorced : 592

Separated : 24

Widowed : 258

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 4

Now married, except separated : 41

Divorced : 4

Separated : 0

Widowed : 0

Foreign born:

Never married : 0

Now married, except separated : 80

Divorced : 5

Separated : 0

Widowed : 3


(updated 2009)



Language Spoken At Home By Ability To Speak English (Population Of 5 Years and Older)
(Benewah County, Idaho)

Speak only English : 8,419

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 53

Speak English less than "very well" : 14

French (incl. Patois, Cajun):

Speak English "very well" : 7

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Italian:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 59

Speak English less than "very well" : 4

Polish:

Speak English "very well" : 4

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other Pacific Island languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 5

Other Native North American languages:

Speak English "very well" : 106

Speak English less than "very well" : 0


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Benewah County, Idaho

  • German: 2,334   (24.8%)
  • Other Groups: 1,305   (13.9%)
  • English: 1,257   (13.4%)
  • Irish: 991   (10.5%)
  • United States Or American: 658   (7.0%)
  • Norwegian: 434   (4.6%)
  • Swedish: 297   (3.2%)
  • French (except Basque): 273   (2.9%)
  • Dutch: 233   (2.5%)
  • Italian: 210   (2.2%)
  • Scottish: 200   (2.1%)
  • Scotch-irish: 195   (2.1%)
  • European: 135   (1.4%)
  • Polish: 101   (1.1%)
  • Swiss: 98   (1.0%)
  • Russian: 90   (1.0%)
  • Danish: 86   (0.9%)
  • French Canadian: 78   (0.8%)
  • Welsh: 73   (0.8%)
  • Canadian: 64   (0.7%)
  • Scandinavian: 41   (0.4%)
  • Greek: 35   (0.4%)
  • Czech: 32   (0.3%)
  • Portuguese: 28   (0.3%)
  • Basque: 26   (0.3%)
  • British: 23   (0.2%)
  • Hungarian: 20   (0.2%)
  • Finnish: 18   (0.2%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 13   (0.1%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 10   (0.1%)
  • Celtic: 7   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 5   (0.1%)
  • Slovene: 5   (0.1%)
  • Croatian: 4   (0.0%)
  • Lithuanian: 4   (0.0%)
  • Yugoslavian: 4   (0.0%)
  • Eastern European: 3   (0.0%)
  • Ukrainian: 2   (0.0%)
  • Brazilian: 2   (0.0%)
  • Luxemburger: 2   (0.0%)
  • Romanian: 2   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Benewah County, Idaho is 9,246



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Benewah County, Idaho: 4,709
Female Population in Benewah County, Idaho: 4,537


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Benewah County, Idaho: 43.0
Median Female Resident Age in Benewah County, Idaho: 43.3


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Idaho is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Benewah County, Idaho


White


Both sexes

47.2

Male

47.1

Female

47.3

Black or African American


Both sexes

16.0

Male

20.0

Female

15.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

28.1

Male

27.5

Female

29.2

Asian


Both sexes

41.5

Male

43.5

Female

39.5

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

35.5

Male

3.8

Female

73.5

Other


Both sexes

33.5

Male

20.5

Female

48.0

Two or More Races


Both sexes

19.7

Male

20.8

Female

18.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

20.5

Male

17.3

Female

27.5

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

47.5

Male

47.3

Female

47.6


(updated 2010)



Races in Benewah County, Idaho


  • White: 8,071
  • African American: 105
  • American Indian: 747
  • Asian: 14
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 36
  • Some Other Race: 36
  • Two or More Races: 237



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

The amount of education a person receives can deeply affect their lives. The amount of education Benewah County, Idaho citizens receive, averaged as group, may also affect the community.

Education Level of Population 25 Years and Over in Benewah County, Idaho

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 11   (0.36%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 16   (0.53%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 7   (0.23%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 116   (3.81%)
  • 9th Grade: 77   (2.53%)
  • 10th Grade: 160   (5.26%)
  • 11th Grade: 130   (4.27%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 131   (4.31%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,258   (41.35%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 143   (4.7%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 462   (15.19%)
  • Associate Degree: 195   (6.41%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 226   (7.43%)
  • Master's Degree: 57   (1.87%)
  • Professional School Degree: 39   (1.28%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 14   (0.46%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 9   (0.3%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 2   (0.07%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 15   (0.5%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 106   (3.52%)
  • 9th Grade: 59   (1.96%)
  • 10th Grade: 144   (4.79%)
  • 11th Grade: 114   (3.79%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 123   (4.09%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,233   (40.98%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 269   (8.94%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 395   (13.13%)
  • Associate Degree: 184   (6.11%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 276   (9.17%)
  • Master's Degree: 57   (1.89%)
  • Professional School Degree: 14   (0.47%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 9   (0.3%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Benewah County, Idaho

  • St Maries Joint District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 384, Saint Maries, ID 83861, Phone: (208) 245-2579, Students: 1,136 )

  • Plummer-worley Joint District


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: Po Box 130, Plummer, ID 83851, Phone: (208) 686-1621, Students: 517 )

Largest Elementary & Middle Schools (Public) In Benewah County, Idaho

  • Heyburn Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-6, Location: 1405 Main St, Saint Maries, ID 83861, Phone: (208) 245-2025, Students: 379 )

  • St Maries Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-9, Location: 1315 Jefferson Avenue, Saint Maries, ID 83861, Phone: (208) 245-3495, Students: 222 )

  • Lakeside Middle School


    ( Grades: 6-8, Location: Po Box 130, Plummer, ID 83851, Phone: (208) 686-1627, Students: 146 )

  • Upriver Elem-jr High School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: Po Box 249, Fernwood, ID 83830, Phone: (208) 245-3650, Students: 142 )

  • Coeur D'alene Tribal School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: Highway 95 Box 338, Desmet, ID 83824, Phone: (208) 686-5808, Students: 72 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Benewah County, Idaho

  • St Maries High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: 424 Hells Gulch Rd, Saint Maries, ID 83861, Phone: (208) 245-2142, Students: 370 )

  • Lakeside High School


    ( Grades: 9-12, Location: Po Box 130, Plummer, ID 83851, Phone: (208) 686-1937, Students: 143 )

  • St Maries Community Ed (alt) School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 240 11th Street, Saint Maries, ID 83861, Phone: (208) 245-2152, Students: 23 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Benewah County, Idaho

  • St Maries Christian School


    ( Grades: 1-7, Location: 216 N 9th Street, Saint Maries, ID 83861, Phone: (208) 245-2274, Students: 6 )

Public Libraries (Branch) In Benewah County, Idaho

  • Tensed-desmet Branch


    304 C St, Tensed, ID 83870

  • Tri-community Branch


    46 Isaacson, Fernwood, ID 83830

(updated 2012)

Public Libraries (Central) In Benewah County, Idaho

  • Plummer Public


    800 D St, Plummer, ID 83851

  • St. Maries Public


    822 College Ave, Saint Maries, ID 83861

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Benewah County, Idaho


  • Hughes House Historical Society


    538 Main Ave, Saint Maries, ID 83861

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Benewah County, Idaho affect how people live their lives. Natural features such as oceans, mountains, lakes, plains, and deserts all make a difference in the lives of individuals. The types of housing, heating fuels, and transportation infrastructure are largely influenced by the geography of Benewah County, Idaho.

Area Features of Benewah County, Idaho


Bend


(1) Hn A Yqhn Bend  

Building


(1) Fernwood Rural Fire Protection District   (2) Gateway Fire Protection District   (3) Tensed Ambulance Service   (4) Tensed Rural Fire Protection District   (5) Upriver Ambulance  

Cape


(1) Beedle Point   (2) Plummer Peninsula  

Cemetery


(1) Evergreen Cemetery   (2) Mountain View Cemetery   (3) Sanders Cemetery  

Census


(1) De Smet Census Designated Place   (2) Parkline Census Designated Place  

Channel


(1) The Gap  

Civil


(1) Benewah County   (2) City Of Parkline Historical   (3) City Of Plummer   (4) City Of Tensed   (5) Coeur D Alene Reservation   (6) Plummer Division   (7) Saint Maries Division   (8) Tensed Division  

Cliff


(1) Lotus Point  

Flat


(1) Alder Creek Flats   (2) Chetche Mch M Meadow  

Gap


(1) Lolo Pass   (2) Parker Pass   (3) Windfall Pass  

Lake


(1) Beaver Ponds   (2) Benewah Lake   (3) Chatcolet Lake   (4) Hidden Lake   (5) Hnchch Li Lake   (6) Round Lake  

Locale


(1) Al Vanderpool Picnic Area   (2) Ch Mi Wes Flat   (3) Chaats Alalqs Grove   (4) Chetkwe Lkw L Meadow Historical   (5) Chief Moc-tel-me Rest Area   (6) Coeur D Alene Indian Tribal Headquarters   (7) Heyburn Youth Camp   (8) Hn Ya Pqi Nn   (9) Hnchdmine Kwe Historical   (10) Hnp Ekwle N Meadow   (11) Hnpetptqwe N   (12) Hollywood   (13) Khwele Grounds   (14) Ni Nsi Meadow   (15) Ni Lukhwalqw Gap   (16) Round Lake Access Area   (17) Saint Maries River Access   (18) Saint Maries River Access Area   (19) Sq Wdusmn Bench   (20) Taqhalqs Hill   (21) Tilmo   (22) Ts E Ltm Rock  

Park


(1) Grange Park   (2) Heyburn State Park  

Populated Place


(1) Alder Creek   (2) Benewah   (3) Cardwell   (4) Chatcolet   (5) De Smet   (6) Emida   (7) Fernwood   (8) Flat Creek   (9) Hawleys Landing   (10) Lotus   (11) Mashburn   (12) Mowry   (13) North South Ski Bowl   (14) Parkline   (15) Pedee   (16) Plummer   (17) Plummer Junction   (18) Renfrew   (19) Rocky Point   (20) Rover   (21) Sanders   (22) Santa   (23) Silvertip Landing   (24) Tensed   (25) Tyson Creek Station   (26) Wayland   (27) Willard  

Rapids


(1) Q E Ykwe Rapid  

Reserve


(1) Saint Maries Wildlife Management Area  

Ridge


(1) Beaver Ridge   (2) Blackwell Hump   (3) Tylers Ridge  

School


(1) Lakeside High School   (2) Plummer Elementary School   (3) Up-river Elementary-junior High School  

Spring


(1) Echo Springs   (2) Hn Os Oskwe Spring   (3) Ts Ts P Qhwi Lus Spring  

Stream


(1) Adams Creek   (2) Alder Creek   (3) Andrews Spring Creek   (4) Beaver Creek   (5) Benewah Creek   (6) Bob Creek   (7) Brown Creek   (8) Bunnel Creek   (9) Canyon Creek   (10) Carlin Creek   (11) Carpenter Creek   (12) Charlie Creek   (13) Choulson Creek   (14) Conrad Creek   (15) Coon Creek   (16) Corto Creek   (17) Crystal Creek   (18) Dago Creek   (19) Davis Creek   (20) Deep Creek   (21) East Fork Charlie Creek   (22) East Fork Mission Creek   (23) Eena Creek   (24) Elip Creek   (25) Ells Creek   (26) Fagan Creek   (27) Finn Creek   (28) Flat Creek   (29) Happy Creek   (30) Hatton Creek   (31) Heinaman Creek   (32) Hill Creek   (33) Hume Creek   (34) Indian Creek   (35) John Creek   (36) Katsuck Creek   (37) Kimta Creek   (38) Lacy Creek   (39) Lemoosh Creek   (40) Little Carpenter Creek   (41) Little John Creek   (42) Little Plummer Creek   (43) Lolo Creek   (44) Martin Creek   (45) Melakwa Creek   (46) Middle Fork Mission Creek   (47) Mineral Creek   (48) Mission Creek   (49) Moctileme Creek   (50) Moolock Creek   (51) Nehchen Creek   (52) North Fork Alder Creek   (53) North Fork Pine Creek   (54) North Fork Tyson Creek   (55) Olson Creek   (56) Pamas Creek   (57) Papoose Creek   (58) Pedee Creek   (59) Peterson Creek   (60) Pierce Creek   (61) Plummer Creek   (62) Pokey Creek   (63) Preston Creek   (64) Ramskull Creek   (65) Renfro Creek   (66) Rock Creek   (67) Saint Joe River   (68) Santa Creek   (69) Scurry Creek   (70) Sheep Creek   (71) Short Creek   (72) Smith Creek   (73) Soldier Creek   (74) South Fork Hangman Creek   (75) South Fork Pine Creek   (76) South Fork Santa Creek   (77) Syringa Creek   (78) Tenas Creek   (79) Thorn Creek   (80) Tram Creek   (81) Tyson Creek   (82) Wadi Creek   (83) West Fork Mission Creek   (84) Willow Creek   (85) Wilson Creek   (86) Windfall Creek  

Summit


(1) Beaver Mountain   (2) Carpenter Mountain   (3) Charles Butte   (4) Crystal Peak   (5) Emida Peak   (6) Green Mountain   (7) Huckleberry Mountain   (8) John Point   (9) Kings Peak   (10) Liberty Butte   (11) Lindstrom Peak   (12) Moses Mountain   (13) Nakarna Mountain   (14) Negro Brown Hill   (15) Nehchen Bluff   (16) Peterson Point   (17) Pettis Peak   (18) Plummer Butte   (19) Renfro Peak   (20) Santa Peak   (21) Shay Hill   (22) Shoeffler Butte   (23) Sunset Mountain   (24) Tyson Peak   (25) Watt Hill   (26) West Dennis   (27) Willow Peak   (28) Wilson Mountain   (29) Ukwle Mountain  

Tunnel


(1) Sorrento Tunnel  

Valley


(1) King Valley   (2) Lovell Valley   (3) Minaloosa Valley   (4) Stickney Gulch   (5) Wolf Draw  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Benewah County, Idaho

83861 (pop. 6,278) 83851 (pop. 1,591) 83830 (pop. 684)
83870 (pop. 418) 83866 (pop. 300) 83824 (pop. 284)


Counties Nearby Benewah County, Idaho

Shoshone County, ID  (pop. 12,794) 30.5 Miles
Latah County, ID  (pop. 37,988) 32.3 Miles
Kootenai County, ID  (pop. 142,541) 32.7 Miles



Area Code(s) in Benewah County, Idaho

208



Elevation in Benewah County, Idaho is 3,009.0 ft. (917.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Benewah County, Idaho

Lat: 47.240039 N        Long: -116.637643 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Benewah County, Idaho need food, shelter, clothing, and medical care. Business formation and job creation are essential to this community. Money sustains infrastructure such as roads and airports as well as human resources including fire rescue and police protection.

Energy Costs In Idaho

    Residential
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Commercial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Industrial
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Other
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Transportation
(cents per
kilowatthour)
Total
(cents per
kilowatthour)
1990              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.87 4.25 2.62 4.65 0.00 3.80
  Total Electric Industry 4.87 4.25 2.62 4.65 0.00 3.80
1991              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.88 4.24 2.62 4.83 0.00 3.84
  Total Electric Industry 4.88 4.24 2.62 4.83 0.00 3.84
1992              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.93 4.30 2.72 4.43 0.00 3.87
  Total Electric Industry 4.93 4.30 2.72 4.43 0.00 3.87
1993              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 4.99 4.42 2.81 4.99 0.00 4.00
  Total Electric Industry 4.99 4.42 2.81 4.99 0.00 4.00
1994              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 5.09 4.37 2.82 4.64 0.00 4.00
  Total Electric Industry 5.09 4.37 2.82 4.64 0.00 4.00
1995              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 5.33 4.48 2.81 5.13 0.00 4.09
  Total Electric Industry 5.33 4.48 2.81 5.13 0.00 4.09
1996              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 5.28 4.26 2.68 4.79 0.00 3.96
  Total Electric Industry 5.28 4.26 2.68 4.79 0.00 3.96
1997              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 5.15 4.17 2.60 4.68 0.00 3.87
  Total Electric Industry 5.15 4.17 2.60 4.68 0.00 3.87
1998              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 5.28 4.34 2.77 4.59 0.00 4.02
  Total Electric Industry 5.28 4.34 2.77 4.59 0.00 4.02
1999              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 1.55 0.00 0.00 1.55
  Full-Service Providers 5.26 4.20 2.74 4.47 0.00 3.98
  Total Electric Industry 5.26 4.20 2.63 4.47 0.00 3.89
2000              
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 5.39 4.24 3.11 4.13 0.00 4.17
  Total Electric Industry 5.39 4.24 3.11 4.13 0.00 4.17
2001              
  Full-Service Providers 6.01 5.13 3.71 4.66 0.00 4.92
  Total Electric Industry 6.01 5.13 3.71 4.66 0.00 4.92
2002              
  Full-Service Providers 6.59 5.71 4.34 5.18 0.00 5.58
  Total Electric Industry 6.59 5.71 4.34 5.18 0.00 5.58
2003              
  Full-Service Providers 6.24 5.56 4.16 0.00 0.00 5.22
  Total Electric Industry 6.24 5.56 4.16 0.00 0.00 5.22
2004              
  Delivery-Only Service 0.00 0.00 0.01 0.00 0.00 0.01
  Energy-Only Providers 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00
  Full-Service Providers 6.10 5.37 3.84 0.00 0.00 4.98
  Total Electric Industry 6.10 5.37 3.82 0.00 0.00 4.97
2005              
  Full-Service Providers 6.29 5.42 3.91 0.00 0.00 5.12
  Total Electric Industry 6.29 5.42 3.91 0.00 0.00 5.12
2006              
  Full-Service Providers 6.21 5.16 3.61 0.00 0.00 4.92
  Total Electric Industry 6.21 5.16 3.61 0.00 0.00 4.92

(updated 2006)



Time Leaving to Work in Benewah County, Idaho

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 259   (7.9%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 186   (5.7%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 162   (4.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 393   (12.0%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 384   (11.7%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 449   (13.7%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 367   (11.2%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 245   (7.5%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 123   (3.7%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 172   (5.2%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 40   (1.2%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 35   (1.1%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 287   (8.7%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 179   (5.5%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Benewah County, Idaho)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 3,011

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 166

In 3-person carpool : 69

In 4-person carpool : 2

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 5

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 0

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 53

Streetcar or trolley car (carro publico in Puerto Rico) : 0

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 2

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 4

Bicycle : 14

Walked : 162

Other means : 96

Worked at home : 120


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Benewah County, Idaho)

Less than 5 minutes : 615

5 to 9 minutes : 1,060

10 to 14 minutes : 387

15 to 19 minutes : 334

20 to 24 minutes : 322

25 to 29 minutes : 111

30 to 34 minutes : 245

35 to 39 minutes : 13

40 to 44 minutes : 66

45 to 59 minutes : 170

60 to 89 minutes : 207

90 or more minutes : 54


(updated 2009)



Social Security Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Benewah County, Idaho)

With Social Security income : 1,417

No Social Security income : 2,251


(updated 2009)



Retirement Income In The Past 12 Months For Households
(Benewah County, Idaho)

With retirement income : 635

No retirement income : 3,033


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Benewah County, Idaho)

Less than $10,000 : 122

$10,000 to $14,999 : 94

$15,000 to $19,999 : 188

$20,000 to $24,999 : 121

$25,000 to $29,999 : 225

$30,000 to $34,999 : 182

$35,000 to $39,999 : 198

$40,000 to $44,999 : 227

$45,000 to $49,999 : 119

$50,000 to $59,999 : 328

$60,000 to $74,999 : 353

$75,000 to $99,999 : 270

$100,000 to $124,999 : 138

$125,000 to $149,999 : 24

$150,000 to $199,999 : 22

$200,000 or more : 15


(updated 2009)



Median Family Income (Annual)
(Benewah County, Idaho)

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $44,127


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Benewah County, Idaho

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 361  (19.4%)
  • Service Occupations: 179  (9.6%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 189  (10.2%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 149  (8.0%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 336  (18.0%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 382  (23.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 449  (27.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 618  (38.4%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (0.4%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 10  (0.6%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Benewah County, Idaho

Employed: 4,043
Unemployed: 310



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Benewah County, Idaho

  • Total Black-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total American Indian-and Alaska Native-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Asian-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Hispanic-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total Native Hawaiian-and Other Pacific Islander-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Total women-owned firms of 100 or more, percent 2002: 0.0%
  • Other: 100%



Water Usage In Benewah County, Idaho

Ground Water

 
Fresh 1.79 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 1.79 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 1.67 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 1.67 Mgal/d





There are 259 Farms In Benewah County, Idaho


(updated 2008)



Banks In Benewah County, Idaho

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $1.4b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

U.s. Bank National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $384.1m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3,238

Umpqua Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $22m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 363

Americanwest Bank - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $4m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 96

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Benewah County, Idaho

  • Coeur d'Alene - Pappy Boyington Field


    (about 37.9 miles in Coeur D Alene, Idaho; Airport Code: COE)

  • Pullman Moscow Regional


    (about 40.7 miles in Pullman, Washington; Airport Code: PUW)

  • Felts Field


    (about 44.0 miles in City Of Spokane Valley, Washington; Airport Code: SFF)

  • Spokane International


    (about 49.4 miles in Spokane, Washington; Airport Code: GEG)

  • Fairchild AFB


    (about 54.2 miles in Fairchild Afb, Washington; Airport Code: SKA)

  • Isaacson


    (about 56.7 miles in Fairchild Afb, Washington; Airport Code: WA4)

  • Lewiston Nez Perce County


    (about 62.4 miles in Uniontown, Washington; Airport Code: LWS)

  • Libby Airport


    (about 89.7 miles in Libby, Montana; Airport Code: FQU)

  • Idaho County


    (about 92.9 miles in Grangeville, Idaho; Airport Code: JZY)

  • Hot Springs Airport


    (about 98.1 miles in Hot Springs, Montana; Airport Code: UXX)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Benewah County, Idaho

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

78.00%

Carpooled

10.65%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.20%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.0%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.09%

Walked

5.49%

Other Means

1.31%

Worked At Home

4.26%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Benewah County, Idaho, is different from the rest based on overall architecture, appearance, occupancy, average housing square footage, average home value, and average home age.



(updated 2010)



Household Type
(Benewah County, Idaho)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 2,208

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 166

Female householder, no husband present : 252

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 899

Householder not living alone : 143


(updated 2009)



Unmarried-Partner Households By Sex Of Partner
(Benewah County, Idaho)

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 0

Male householder and female partner : 96

Female householder and female partner : 3

Female householder and male partner : 88

All other households : 3,481


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Benewah County, Idaho)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,896

Renter-occupied housing units : 312

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 100

Renter-occupied housing units : 66

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 99

Renter-occupied housing units : 153

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 672

Renter-occupied housing units : 370


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Benewah County, Idaho)

Less than $10,000 : 341

$10,000 to $14,999 : 236

$15,000 to $19,999 : 351

$20,000 to $24,999 : 213

$25,000 to $29,999 : 270

$30,000 to $34,999 : 251

$35,000 to $39,999 : 252

$40,000 to $44,999 : 329

$45,000 to $49,999 : 129

$50,000 to $59,999 : 374

$60,000 to $74,999 : 352

$75,000 to $99,999 : 345

$100,000 to $124,999 : 142

$125,000 to $149,999 : 39

$150,000 to $199,999 : 22

$200,000 or more : 22


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Benewah County, Idaho)

Total : 4,386


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Benewah County, Idaho)

Occupied : 3,668

Vacant : 718


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Benewah County, Idaho)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Benewah County, Idaho)

Built 2005 or later : 123

Built 2000 to 2004 : 168

Built 1990 to 1999 : 742

Built 1980 to 1989 : 675

Built 1970 to 1979 : 989

Built 1960 to 1969 : 517

Built 1950 to 1959 : 222

Built 1940 to 1949 : 254

Built 1939 or earlier : 696


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Benewah County, Idaho)

Utility gas : 85

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 237

Electricity : 1,232

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 670

Coal or coke : 8

Wood : 1,411

Solar energy : 0

Other fuel : 25

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Benewah County, Idaho)

Less than $10,000 : 102

$10,000 to $14,999 : 22

$15,000 to $19,999 : 53

$20,000 to $24,999 : 24

$25,000 to $29,999 : 29

$30,000 to $34,999 : 7

$35,000 to $39,999 : 34

$40,000 to $49,999 : 89

$50,000 to $59,999 : 99

$60,000 to $69,999 : 100

$70,000 to $79,999 : 124

$80,000 to $89,999 : 156

$90,000 to $99,999 : 132

$100,000 to $124,999 : 492

$125,000 to $149,999 : 236

$150,000 to $174,999 : 257

$175,000 to $199,999 : 115

$200,000 to $249,999 : 182

$250,000 to $299,999 : 130

$300,000 to $399,999 : 220

$400,000 to $499,999 : 93

$500,000 to $749,999 : 49

$750,000 to $999,999 : 16

$1,000,000 or more : 6


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Benewah County, Idaho)

Housing units with a mortgage, contract to purchase, or similar debt:

With either a second mortgage or home equity loan, but not both:

Second mortgage only : 54

Home equity loan only : 72

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 11

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 1,283

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,347


(updated 2009)



Median Value By Year Structure Built
(Benewah County, Idaho)

Built 2005 or later : $306,800

Built 2000 to 2004 : $117,900

Built 1990 to 1999 : $130,700

Built 1980 to 1989 : $120,200

Built 1970 to 1979 : $137,600

Built 1960 to 1969 : $106,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $116,600

Built 1940 to 1949 : $111,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $113,700


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Benewah County, Idaho: 67.0%

Percentage of Family Households in Idaho: 69.6%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Benewah County, Idaho

* Units are useful in showing how many separate living spaces
were built. e.g. apartments, townhomes, condos, etc.

    Buildings Units Cost
1999        
  Single Family 17 17 $1,954,322
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 1 4 $184,000
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

18 21 $2,138,322
2000        
  Single Family 1 1 $69,700
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $69,700
2001        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2002        
  Single Family 2 2 $147,851
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

2 2 $147,851
2003        
  Single Family 1 1 $126,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $126,000
2004        
  Single Family 0 0 $0
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

0 0 $0
2005        
  Single Family 5 5 $465,935
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

5 5 $465,935
2006        
  Single Family 1 1 $160,000
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

1 1 $160,000


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Benewah County, ID): $31,517
Median Household Income In 2000 (Idaho): $37,572


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Benewah County): $81,200
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Idaho): $102,100


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Benewah County, Idaho

Utility Gas: 0.1%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 11.1%
Electricity: 33.5%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 21.3%
Coal Or Coke: 0.0%
Wood: 33.2%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 0.9%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Benewah County, Idaho

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 7.14%
  • Juvenile facilities : 5.71%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 85.71%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 1.43%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Benewah County): $380
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Idaho): $515
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Benewah County): $683


(updated 2010)



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Government Analysis

People run the government through election of representatives and officials. Local governments are important to provide cohesion between individuals who must share public places. Worthwhile laws need to be debated, passed, and then enforced for a community to remain viable. Communities such as Benewah County, Idaho are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Benewah County, Idaho

Loving Care And More Inc


     Address: 104 Windriver Road, Silverton, Idaho 83867
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/11/1994

Gritman Home Health


     Address: 700 South Main Street, Moscow, Idaho 83843
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Private
     Certified Date: 5/22/1972

Panhandle Health District


     Address: 8500 N Atlas Road, Hayden, Idaho 83835
     Ownership: Government - State/county
     Certified Date: 7/1/1966

Vna Home Health Care Services


     Address: 3901 East Main Street, Spokane, Washington 99202
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 8/11/1966

Intrepid Healthcare Service


     Address: 1718 West Broadway, Spokane, Washington 99201
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 8/8/1996

Hospitals Close To Benewah County, Idaho

Gritman Medical Center


     Address: 700 South Main Street, Moscow, Idaho 83843
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Northwest Specialty Hospital


     Address: 1593 East Polston Avenue, Post Falls, Idaho 83854
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Pullman Memorial Hospital


     Address: 1125 Ne Washington Avenue, Pullman, Washington 99163
     Hospital Type: Critical Access Hospitals
     Ownership: Government - Hospital District Or Authority

Deaconess Medical Center


     Address: W 800 Fifth Avenue, Spokane, Washington 99210
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Private

Sacred Heart Medical Center


     Address: West 101 8th, Spokane, Washington 99220
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Nursing Homes Close To Benewah County, Idaho

Good Samaritan Society - Silver Wood Village


     Address: Po Box 358, Silverton, Idaho 83867
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 45
     Percent Occupied: 90%

Mountain Valley Care & Rehab Ctr


     Address: 601 West Cameron Avenue, Kellogg, Idaho 83837
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 67
     Percent Occupied: 99%

Good Samaritan Society - Moscow Village


     Address: 640 North Eisenhower Street, Moscow, Idaho 83843
     Ownership: Non Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 58
     Percent Occupied: 91%

Aspen Park Healthcare


     Address: 420 Rowe Street, Moscow, Idaho 83843
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 54
     Percent Occupied: 57%

Life Care Ctr Of Coeur D'alene


     Address: 500 West Aqua Avenue, Coeur D Alene, Idaho 83815
     Ownership: For Profit - Partnership
     Number of Residents: 106
     Percent Occupied: 88%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Benewah County, Idaho

Name: Columbia
Address: Richland, WA 99352-0968
Distance: 144 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Benewah County, Idaho

    Retired Workers: 1,355
    Disabled Workers: 405
    Widowers Workers: 220
    Spouses Workers: 150
    Children Workers: 165


(updated 2007)



Benewah County, Idaho Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 28.35%
  • Bush & Cheney 69.70%
  • Other 1.95%



(updated 2004)



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Taxes Analysis

Using tax dollars, government officials keep public places in repair, protect citizens, and provide for important services for the benefit of Benewah County, Idaho citizens.

Relocation to Benewah County, ID

8.25 % of Benewah County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $33,598

Idaho Average 9.61 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

Lead counties where tax filers migrated to Benewah County, ID (2005 / 2006) from a different county are as follows:

  • Kootenai County , ID 2.32 % ($26,611 AGI )
  • Spokane County , WA 0.64 % ($33,450 AGI )
  • Nez Perce County , ID 0.35 % ($33,455 AGI )

Relocation away from Benewah County, ID

7.80 % of Benewah County tax filers migrated to different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. This group's adjusted gross income averaged $28,299

Idaho Average 8.30 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

Lead counties where tax filers moved from Benewah County, ID (2005 / 2006) to a different county are as follows:

  • Kootenai County , ID 2.72 % ($26,119 AGI )
  • Spokane County , WA 0.94 % ($34,241 AGI )
  • Latah County , ID 0.39 % ($26,833 AGI )


(updated 2006)



Income Tax Rates in Idaho

Low Bracket: $1,237 (1.60%)
High Bracket: $24,736 (7.80%)


(updated 2008)



Sales Tax Rates in Idaho

6.00%


(updated 2008)



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Weather Analysis

The enjoyment of the area in which you live is often affected by the weather. Each individual has a different view on what weather patterns will make them most happy. Some people love the seasons, others enjoy warm temperatures throughout the year while others may love the snow. The weather provided for Benewah County, Idaho is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Benewah County, Idaho


On 09/14/1986, a tornado touched down 22.31 miles from the center of Benewah County, Idaho. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from less than $50.



Storms In Benewah County, Idaho

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Flooding        
02/24/1999, 12:30 am 0 0 $250K --
         
Thunderstorm Wind        
07/09/1998, 07:45 pm 0 0 $50K --
05/31/1997, 01:30 pm 0 0 $5K --
         
Wild Fires        
07/02/1998, 05:10 pm 0 0 $20K --
01/01/1903, 12:00 am 0 0 $25K --
         
Wind        
12/12/1995, 06:00 am 0 0 $50K --
12/03/1995, 03:00 am 0 0 $5K --
         





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Crime Analysis

Everyone wants to feel safe. Individuals and families want to remain protected from violent or property crime. The crime data should not be totally relied upon when making a decision on where to live. If you are concerned, visit Benewah County, Idaho directly or research local government web sites.

Number of Sex Offenders In Idaho

2005 2006 2007 2008 2009 2010 2011 2012 2013 2014
2,606 2,801 2,866 3,072 3,200 3,451 3,655 3,654 3,872 4,056


(updated 2014)



Jails in Benewah County, Idaho


  • Benewah County Jail


    701 College Avenue, Saint Maries, ID 83861
    Capacity: 16
    Confined: 20
    Avg. Population: 20


(updated 2006)



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