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Demographics Analysis

The people of Gem 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
(Gem County, Idaho)

Male:

Under 5 years : 564

5 to 9 years : 422

10 to 14 years : 708

15 to 17 years : 441

18 and 19 years : 179

20 years : 112

21 years : 28

22 to 24 years : 257

25 to 29 years : 431

30 to 34 years : 374

35 to 39 years : 506

40 to 44 years : 501

45 to 49 years : 616

50 to 54 years : 599

55 to 59 years : 604

60 and 61 years : 208

62 to 64 years : 266

65 and 66 years : 194

67 to 69 years : 277

70 to 74 years : 262

75 to 79 years : 281

80 to 84 years : 197

85 years and over : 116

Female:

Under 5 years : 518

5 to 9 years : 569

10 to 14 years : 550

15 to 17 years : 473

18 and 19 years : 176

20 years : 68

21 years : 81

22 to 24 years : 189

25 to 29 years : 417

30 to 34 years : 390

35 to 39 years : 516

40 to 44 years : 502

45 to 49 years : 609

50 to 54 years : 595

55 to 59 years : 529

60 and 61 years : 256

62 to 64 years : 263

65 and 66 years : 129

67 to 69 years : 182

70 to 74 years : 436

75 to 79 years : 257

80 to 84 years : 229

85 years and over : 278


(updated 2009)



Population By Ancestry
(Gem County, Idaho)

Ancestry specified:

Single ancestry : 9,561

Multiple ancestry : 5,019

Ancestry not specified:

Ancestry unclassified : 141

Ancestry not reported : 1,634


(updated 2009)



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

U.S. citizen, born in the United States : 15,572

U.S. citizen, born in Puerto Rico or U.S. Island Areas : 8

U.S. citizen, born abroad of American parent(s) : 104

U.S. citizen by naturalization : 203

Not a U.S. citizen : 468


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Age
(Gem County, Idaho)

Total:

Under 5 years : 1,082

5 to 17 years : 3,163

18 to 24 years : 1,090

25 to 34 years : 1,612

35 to 44 years : 2,025

45 to 54 years : 2,419

55 to 59 years : 1,133

60 and 61 years : 464

62 to 64 years : 529

65 to 74 years : 1,480

75 years and over : 1,358

Born in state of residence:

Under 5 years : 985

5 to 17 years : 1,851

18 to 24 years : 512

25 to 34 years : 890

35 to 44 years : 746

45 to 54 years : 1,042

55 to 59 years : 414

60 and 61 years : 150

62 to 64 years : 239

65 to 74 years : 447

75 years and over : 521

Born in other state in the United States:

Under 5 years : 97

5 to 17 years : 1,257

18 to 24 years : 456

25 to 34 years : 578

35 to 44 years : 1,106

45 to 54 years : 1,227

55 to 59 years : 697

60 and 61 years : 308

62 to 64 years : 268

65 to 74 years : 990

75 years and over : 791

Native, born outside the United States:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 0

18 to 24 years : 55

25 to 34 years : 0

35 to 44 years : 8

45 to 54 years : 30

55 to 59 years : 0

60 and 61 years : 0

62 to 64 years : 8

65 to 74 years : 0

75 years and over : 11

Foreign born:

Under 5 years : 0

5 to 17 years : 55

18 to 24 years : 67

25 to 34 years : 144

35 to 44 years : 165

45 to 54 years : 120

55 to 59 years : 22

60 and 61 years : 6

62 to 64 years : 14

65 to 74 years : 43

75 years and over : 35


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Sex
(Gem County, Idaho)

Born in state of residence:

Male : 3,880

Female : 3,917

Born in other state in the United States:

Male : 3,833

Female : 3,942

Native: born outside the United States:

Male : 26

Female : 86

Foreign born:

Male : 404

Female : 267


(updated 2009)



Place Of Birth By Race
(Gem County, Idaho)

Born in state of residence : 7,511

Born in other state in the United States : 7,281

Native: born outside the United States : 112

Foreign born : 560


(updated 2009)



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

Born in state of residence:

Never married : 1,191

Now married, except separated : 2,913

Divorced : 911

Separated : 40

Widowed : 351

Born in other state in the United States:

Never married : 995

Now married, except separated : 4,273

Divorced : 1,127

Separated : 19

Widowed : 476

Native: born outside the United States:

Never married : 55

Now married, except separated : 38

Divorced : 8

Separated : 0

Widowed : 11

Foreign born:

Never married : 119

Now married, except separated : 462

Divorced : 11

Separated : 0

Widowed : 24


(updated 2009)



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

Speak only English : 14,125

Spanish or Spanish Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 501

Speak English less than "very well" : 548

Portuguese or Portuguese Creole:

Speak English "very well" : 6

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

German:

Speak English "very well" : 33

Speak English less than "very well" : 17

Other Indo-European languages:

Speak English "very well" : 10

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Hebrew:

Speak English "very well" : 21

Speak English less than "very well" : 0

Other and unspecified languages:

Speak English "very well" : 0

Speak English less than "very well" : 12


(updated 2009)



Ancestries in Gem County, Idaho

  • German: 2,677   (18.8%)
  • Other Groups: 2,227   (15.6%)
  • United States Or American: 2,055   (14.4%)
  • English: 1,794   (12.6%)
  • Irish: 1,374   (9.6%)
  • Norwegian: 467   (3.3%)
  • Scottish: 465   (3.3%)
  • Dutch: 445   (3.1%)
  • French (except Basque): 365   (2.6%)
  • Scotch-irish: 317   (2.2%)
  • Swedish: 291   (2.0%)
  • Italian: 272   (1.9%)
  • Polish: 149   (1.0%)
  • Welsh: 148   (1.0%)
  • Basque: 140   (1.0%)
  • Danish: 138   (1.0%)
  • European: 135   (0.9%)
  • French Canadian: 131   (0.9%)
  • British: 113   (0.8%)
  • Finnish: 89   (0.6%)
  • Scandinavian: 70   (0.5%)
  • Russian: 63   (0.4%)
  • Swiss: 57   (0.4%)
  • Czech: 51   (0.4%)
  • Celtic: 39   (0.3%)
  • Portuguese: 33   (0.2%)
  • Czechoslovakian: 29   (0.2%)
  • Pennsylvania German: 27   (0.2%)
  • Canadian: 17   (0.1%)
  • Slavic: 15   (0.1%)
  • Austrian: 13   (0.1%)
  • Northern European: 9   (0.1%)
  • Bulgarian: 9   (0.1%)
  • Belgian: 7   (0.0%)
  • Croatian: 6   (0.0%)
  • Arab: 6   (0.0%)
  • Romanian: 5   (0.0%)
  • Greek: 5   (0.0%)
  • West Indian (excluding Hispanic Groups): 5   (0.0%)

(updated 2010)



Total Population In Gem County, Idaho is 16,355



(updated 2009)



Male Population in Gem County, Idaho: 8,143
Female Population in Gem County, Idaho: 8,212


(updated 2013)



Median Male Resident Age in Gem County, Idaho: 41.2
Median Female Resident Age in Gem County, Idaho: 41.4


(updated 2013)



Median Age in the State of Idaho is 35


(updated 2010)



Median Age By Sex in Gem County, Idaho


White


Both sexes

44.3

Male

43.2

Female

45.3

Black or African American


Both sexes

24.0

Male

23.5

Female

24.5

American Indian and Alaska Native


Both sexes

44.3

Male

44.5

Female

44.3

Asian


Both sexes

44.5

Male

26.5

Female

46.1

Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander


Both sexes

45.5

Male

49.5

Female

44.0

Other


Both sexes

23.1

Male

23.8

Female

20.8

Two or More Races


Both sexes

19.4

Male

18.3

Female

22.0

Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

22.9

Male

21.8

Female

24.1

White / Not Hispanic or Latino


Both sexes

45.2

Male

44.4

Female

46.1


(updated 2010)



Races in Gem County, Idaho


  • White: 15,464
  • African American: 0
  • American Indian: 33
  • Asian: 9
  • Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander: 48
  • Some Other Race: 342
  • Two or More Races: 459



(updated 2013)













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Education Analysis

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

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

Male


  • No Schooling Completed: 17   (0.36%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 9   (0.19%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 107   (2.26%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 207   (4.36%)
  • 9th Grade: 154   (3.25%)
  • 10th Grade: 171   (3.6%)
  • 11th Grade: 186   (3.92%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 172   (3.63%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,580   (33.31%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 399   (8.41%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 793   (16.72%)
  • Associate Degree: 333   (7.02%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 442   (9.32%)
  • Master's Degree: 85   (1.79%)
  • Professional School Degree: 72   (1.52%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 17   (0.36%)

Female


  • No Schooling Completed: 29   (0.59%)
  • Nursery To 4th Grade: 6   (0.12%)
  • 5th And 6th Grade: 27   (0.55%)
  • 7th And 8th Grade: 193   (3.92%)
  • 9th Grade: 132   (2.68%)
  • 10th Grade: 199   (4.05%)
  • 11th Grade: 205   (4.17%)
  • 12th Grade, No Diploma: 179   (3.64%)
  • High School Graduate (includes Equivalency): 1,801   (36.61%)
  • Some College, Less Than 1 Year: 504   (10.25%)
  • Some College, 1 Or More Years, No Degree: 825   (16.77%)
  • Associate Degree: 336   (6.83%)
  • Bachelor's Degree: 391   (7.95%)
  • Master's Degree: 65   (1.32%)
  • Professional School Degree: 19   (0.39%)
  • Doctorate Degree: 8   (0.16%)


(updated 2010)





Largest School Agency's In Gem County, Idaho

  • Emmett Independent Dist


    ( Grades: K-12, Location: 601 East Third Street, Emmett, ID 83617, Phone: (208) 365-6301, Students: 2,968 )

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

  • Emmett Junior High School


    ( Grades: 7-9, Location: 301 E 4th St, Emmett, ID 83617, Phone: (208) 365-2921, Students: 699 )

  • Butte View Elementary School


    ( Grades: K-4, Location: 400 S Pine St, Emmett, ID 83617, Phone: (208) 365-4691, Students: 590 )

  • Shadow Butte Elementary School


    ( Grades: KG-6, Location: 3900 W Idaho Blvd, Emmett, ID 83617, Phone: (208) 365-0877, Students: 414 )

  • Kenneth Carberry Intermediate School


    ( Grades: 4-6, Location: 1950 E 12th St, Emmett, ID 83617, Phone: (208) 365-0839, Students: 408 )

  • Sweet-montour Elem-jr High School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: Hc 78 Box 2654, Sweet, ID 83670, Phone: (208) 584-3378, Students: 68 )

  • Patriot Juvenile Detention Center


    ( Grades: 1-12, Location: 315 S Johns Avenue, Emmett, ID 83617, Phone: (208) 365-5552, Students: 30 )

  • Ola Elem-jr High School


    ( Grades: KG-8, Location: P O Box 29, Ola, ID 83657, Phone: (208) 584-3589, Students: 16 )

Largest High Schools (Public) In Gem County, Idaho

  • Emmett High School


    ( Grades: 10-12, Location: 721 W 12th St, Emmett, ID 83617, Phone: (208) 365-6323, Students: 668 )

  • Black Canyon High School


    ( Grades: 7-12, Location: 315 S Johns, Emmett, ID 83617, Phone: (208) 365-5552, Students: 70 )

Largest Schools (Private) In Gem County, Idaho

  • Emmett Valley Christian School


    ( Grades: K-11, Location: 833 Tyler Road, Emmett, ID 83617, Phone: (208) 365-2485, Students: 32 )

Public Libraries (Central) In Gem County, Idaho

  • Emmett Public


    275 S Hayes Ave, Emmett, ID 83617

  • Ola District


    11475 Ola School Rd, Ola, ID 83657

(updated 2012)



Museums Near Gem County, Idaho


  • Gem County Historical Society Incorporated


    501 East First Street, Emmett, ID 83617

(updated 2014)



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Geography Analysis

The actual land features relating to Gem 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 Gem County, Idaho.

Area Features of Gem County, Idaho


Airport


(1) Emmett Municipal Airport   (2) Hidden Lakes Airport   (3) High Valley Bills Airport   (4) Lanham Field  

Basin


(1) Antelope Swale   (2) Coonrod Basin   (3) Little Sage Hen Basin   (4) Montour Valley   (5) Sage Hen Basin  

Bench


(1) Emmett Bench  

Bend


(1) Regan Bend  

Bridge


(1) Letha Bridge  

Building


(1) Emmett Fire Department   (2) Emmett Police Department   (3) Gem County Ambulance Service   (4) Gem County Fire District 1 Station 1   (5) Gem County Fire District 1 Station 2   (6) Gem County Fire District 2 Ola Station   (7) Gem County Fire District 2 Sweet Station   (8) Gem County Sheriff S Office   (9) High Valley Fire Protection Association  

Canal


(1) Emmett Irrigation District North Side Main Canal   (2) Kesgaard Ditch   (3) Maxfield Ditch   (4) Patton Riggs Ditch   (5) Reed Canal   (6) Roseberry Ditch   (7) Seitz Ditch   (8) Thornock Ditch  

Cemetery


(1) Emmett Cemetery   (2) Sweet Cemetery  

Civil


(1) City Of Emmett   (2) Emmett Bench Division   (3) Emmett Valley Division   (4) Gem County   (5) Sweet Division  

Dam


(1) Bettis Number Two Dam   (2) Black Canyon Dam   (3) Gatfield Number Two Dam   (4) Haw Creek Dam   (5) Hidden Lake Dam   (6) Holbrook Dam   (7) Little Dam   (8) Sage Hen Dam   (9) Skein Lake Dam   (10) Tripod Dam  

Flat


(1) Big Flat   (2) Grassy Flat   (3) Pine Creek Meadow   (4) Rammage Meadows   (5) Tamarack Flat   (6) Tripod Meadow   (7) Wilson Meadows  

Gap


(1) Dodson Pass   (2) Low Pass  

Hospital


(1) Walter Knox Memorial Hospital  

Island


(1) Fuller Island   (2) Ross Island  

Lake


(1) Beech Lake   (2) Blue Lake   (3) Gabes Bathtub   (4) Hidden Lake   (5) Lost Lake   (6) Potters Pond   (7) Shirts Lake  

Locale


(1) Airport Pond Public Fishing Area   (2) Antelope Campground   (3) Butte Ranch   (4) Eastside Campground   (5) Emmett Plaza   (6) Faa Radar Site   (7) Hangman Tree   (8) High Valley School   (9) Hollywood Point Campground   (10) Indian Jakes   (11) Picket Corral Historical   (12) Plaza Road Bridge Access Area   (13) Sage Hen Campground   (14) Sage Hen Dam Recreation Site   (15) Snowmobile Parking Campground   (16) Third Fork Guard Station   (17) Third Fork Project Camp   (18) Tripod Peak Lookout   (19) Tripod Reservoir Public Fishing Area   (20) Van Duesan Ranch   (21) Walker Mill Historical  

Mine


(1) Liberty Mine  

Populated Place


(1) Black Canyon   (2) Del Monte   (3) Emmett   (4) Gross   (5) Letha   (6) Marsh Historical   (7) Montour   (8) Ola   (9) Plaza   (10) Smiths Ferry   (11) Sweet  

Reserve


(1) Payette River Wildlife Management Area  

Reservoir


(1) Black Canyon Reservoir   (2) Hidden Lake   (3) Sage Hen Reservoir   (4) Skein Lake   (5) Tripod Reservoir   (6) Willow Creek Reservoir  

Ridge


(1) Third Fork Ridge  

School


(1) Brick Elementary School   (2) Butte View Elementary School   (3) Central Mesa School   (4) Emmett Middle School   (5) Emmett Senior High School   (6) Hanna Intermediate School   (7) Hanna School   (8) Letha Primary School   (9) Ola Elementary - Junior High School   (10) Sweet - Montour Elementary - Junior High School   (11) Vanderdasson School  

Spring


(1) Box Spring   (2) Cherry Spring   (3) Denton Spring   (4) Lower Corral Creek Spring   (5) Moore Spring   (6) Mossman Spring   (7) Raymer Spring   (8) Roystone Hot Springs   (9) Sprout Spring   (10) Tree Spring  

Stream


(1) Anderson Creek   (2) Antelope Creek   (3) Bear Creek   (4) Bed Ground Creek   (5) Bent Creek   (6) Big Cottonwood Creek   (7) Bissel Creek   (8) Bogus Creek   (9) Boulder Creek   (10) Bristol Creek   (11) Brush Creek   (12) Cabin Creek   (13) Church Creek   (14) Cold Spring Creek   (15) Coon Creek   (16) Corral Creek   (17) Cottonwood Creek   (18) Fourmile Creek   (19) Gold Run Creek   (20) Havord Creek   (21) Haw Creek   (22) Jackson Creek   (23) Jakes Creek   (24) Joes Creek   (25) Johnson Creek   (26) Kennedy Creek   (27) Kimball Creek   (28) Little Cottonwood Creek   (29) Little Squaw Creek   (30) Long Hollow Creek   (31) Long Pine Creek   (32) Mesa Creek   (33) Middle Fork Soldier Creek   (34) Monger Creek   (35) Muir Creek   (36) North Fork Little Squaw Creek   (37) North Fork Soldier Creek   (38) Padget Creek   (39) Pine Creek   (40) Rattlesnake Creek   (41) Renwyck Creek   (42) Rock Creek   (43) Round Valley Creek   (44) Sage Hen Creek   (45) Second Fork Squaw Creek   (46) Shirts Creek   (47) Sixmile Creek   (48) Soldier Creek   (49) South Fork Fawn Creek   (50) South Fork Tripod Creek   (51) Spring Creek   (52) Squaw Creek   (53) Sucker Creek   (54) Third Fork Squaw Creek   (55) Timber Creek   (56) Timber Flat Creek   (57) Tripod Creek   (58) Webb Creek   (59) Whitlock Gulch Creek   (60) Woody Creek   (61) Yergenson Creek  

Summit


(1) Buck Mountain   (2) Collier Peak   (3) Fletcher Butte   (4) Friday Butte   (5) Gabes Peak   (6) Granite Peak   (7) Joes Butte   (8) Little Butte   (9) Ola Summit   (10) Regan Butte   (11) Snowbank Mountain   (12) South Mountain   (13) Squaw Butte   (14) Timber Butte   (15) Tree Spring Mountain   (16) Tripod Peak   (17) Tripod Summit   (18) Wilson Peak  

Trail


(1) Antelope Trail   (2) Blue Lake Trail   (3) Buck Canyon Trail   (4) Division D Stock Trail   (5) Gabes Peak Trail   (6) Kimball Trail   (7) Little Sage Hen Ridge Trail   (8) Pine Creek Meadow Trail   (9) Recompense Trail   (10) Renwyck Trail   (11) Sage Hen Basin Trail   (12) Shirts Creek Trail   (13) Telephone Trail   (14) West Mountain Trail   (15) Willow Creek Trail   (16) Wilson Corrals Trail   (17) Wilson Mountain Trail   (18) Woody Creek Trail  

Tunnel


(1) Tunnel Number 7 Wasteway  

Valley


(1) Arkansas Canyon   (2) Baltic Canyon   (3) Bear Gulch   (4) Blow Snake Gulch   (5) Buck Canyon   (6) Cherry Gulch   (7) Cold Spring Canyon   (8) Coonrod Gulch   (9) Currin Gulch   (10) Davis Canyon   (11) Deep Canyon   (12) Dyes Gulch   (13) Fir Gulch   (14) Fir Tree Gulch   (15) Kimball Gulch   (16) Kingman Gulch   (17) Lava Gulch   (18) Minnis Canyon   (19) Ola Valley   (20) Peterson Gulch   (21) Picket Corral Canyon   (22) Road Gulch   (23) Round Valley   (24) Salmon Gulch   (25) Sand Hollow   (26) Shake Gulch   (27) Shellrock Canyon   (28) Snyder Canyon   (29) Spring Gulch   (30) Stagecoach Canyon   (31) Sulphur Gulch   (32) Sweet Valley   (33) Thron Gulch   (34) Timber Gulch   (35) Vaughan Gulch   (36) Whitlock Gulch   (37) Willmathe Gulch   (38) Wood Canyon   (39) Woodard Gulch  


(updated 2014)



Zip Codes in Gem County, Idaho

83617 (pop. 14,201) 83670 (pop. 377) 83657 (pop. 171)


Counties Nearby Gem County, Idaho

Payette County, ID  (pop. 22,613) 20.8 Miles
Canyon County, ID  (pop. 194,687) 26.7 Miles
Boise County, ID  (pop. 7,467) 29.5 Miles
Ada County, ID  (pop. 408,785) 29.5 Miles
Washington County, ID  (pop. 10,011) 35.3 Miles



Area Code(s) in Gem County, Idaho

208



Elevation in Gem County, Idaho is 3,645.0 ft. (1,111.0 meters)





Latitude/Longitude of Gem County, Idaho

Lat: 43.969570 N        Long: -116.451291 W



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Economic Analysis

People and the communities they live in depend on money. The people of Gem 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 Gem County, Idaho

12:00 A.M. TO 4:59 A.M.   : 238   (4.1%)
5:00 A.M. TO 5:29 A.M.   : 265   (4.5%)
5:30 A.M. TO 5:59 A.M.   : 344   (5.9%)
6:00 A.M. TO 6:29 A.M.   : 656   (11.2%)
6:30 A.M. TO 6:59 A.M.   : 621   (10.6%)
7:00 A.M. TO 7:29 A.M.   : 850   (14.5%)
7:30 A.M. TO 7:59 A.M.   : 751   (12.9%)
8:00 A.M. TO 8:29 A.M.   : 521   (8.9%)
8:30 A.M. TO 8:59 A.M.   : 235   (4.0%)
9:00 A.M. TO 9:59 A.M.   : 274   (4.7%)
10:00 A.M. TO 10:59 A.M.   : 169   (2.9%)
11:00 A.M. TO 11:59 A.M.   : 112   (1.9%)
12:00 P.M. TO 3:59 P.M.   : 318   (5.4%)
4:00 P.M. TO 11:59 P.M.   : 489   (8.4%)


(updated 2010)



Means Of Transportation
(Gem County, Idaho)

Car, truck, or van:

Drove alone : 4,675

Carpooled:

In 2-person carpool : 1,029

In 3-person carpool : 73

In 4-person carpool : 110

In 5- or 6-person carpool : 61

In 7-or-more-person carpool : 28

Public transportation (excluding taxicab):

Bus or trolley bus : 26

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

Subway or elevated : 0

Railroad : 0

Ferryboat : 0

Taxicab : 0

Motorcycle : 21

Bicycle : 9

Walked : 162

Other means : 171

Worked at home : 285


(updated 2009)



Travel Time To Work
(Gem County, Idaho)

Less than 5 minutes : 416

5 to 9 minutes : 803

10 to 14 minutes : 814

15 to 19 minutes : 407

20 to 24 minutes : 230

25 to 29 minutes : 126

30 to 34 minutes : 522

35 to 39 minutes : 320

40 to 44 minutes : 547

45 to 59 minutes : 1,082

60 to 89 minutes : 962

90 or more minutes : 136


(updated 2009)



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

With Social Security income : 2,306

No Social Security income : 3,992


(updated 2009)



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

With retirement income : 1,390

No retirement income : 4,908


(updated 2009)



Family Income (Annual)
(Gem County, Idaho)

Less than $10,000 : 139

$10,000 to $14,999 : 167

$15,000 to $19,999 : 241

$20,000 to $24,999 : 408

$25,000 to $29,999 : 262

$30,000 to $34,999 : 192

$35,000 to $39,999 : 319

$40,000 to $44,999 : 370

$45,000 to $49,999 : 234

$50,000 to $59,999 : 640

$60,000 to $74,999 : 454

$75,000 to $99,999 : 567

$100,000 to $124,999 : 255

$125,000 to $149,999 : 117

$150,000 to $199,999 : 125

$200,000 or more : 35


(updated 2009)



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

Median family income in the past 12 months (in 2009 inflation-adjusted dollars) : $47,828


(updated 2009)



Occupations in Gem County, Idaho

Male:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 669  (18.9%)
  • Service Occupations: 330  (9.3%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 562  (15.9%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 193  (5.5%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 783  (22.2%)

Female:


  • Management, Professional, And Related Occupations: 730  (25.7%)
  • Service Occupations: 738  (25.9%)
  • Sales And Office Occupations: 990  (34.8%)
  • Farming, Fishing, And Forestry Occupations 6  (0.2%)
  • Construction, Extraction, And Maintenance Occupations: 35  (1.2%)


(updated 2010)





Employment Rate In Gem County, Idaho

Employed: 7,249
Unemployed: 293



Minority Owned Firms of 100 or More in
Gem 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: 16.5%
  • Other: 83.5%



Water Usage In Gem County, Idaho

Ground Water

 
Fresh 13.24 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 13.24 Mgal/d
 

Surface Water

 
Fresh 713.31 Mgal/d
Saline 0.00 Mgal/d

Total 713.31 Mgal/d





There are 1,393 Farms In Gem County, Idaho


(updated 2008)



Banks In Gem County, Idaho

Wells Fargo Bank, National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.8b
    Industry Specialization: All Other > $1 Billion
    Total Offices: 6,310

U.s. Bank National Association - 2 Branches


    Bank Assets: $768.3m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 3,238

Keybank National Association - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $89m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 1,026

Bank Of The Cascades - 1 Branches


    Bank Assets: $2.2m
    Industry Specialization: Commercial Lending
    Total Offices: 41

(updated 2014)







Airports Near Gem County, Idaho

  • Payette Municipal


    (about 23.8 miles in Ontario, Oregon; Airport Code: VZJ)

  • Ontario Municipal


    (about 28.2 miles in Ontario, Oregon; Airport Code: ONO)

  • Boise Air Terminal


    (about 30.1 miles in Boise, Idaho; Airport Code: BOI)

  • McCall Municipal


    (about 65.8 miles in Lake Fork, Idaho; Airport Code: MYL)

  • Mountain Home AFB


    (about 70.3 miles in Mountain Home Afb, Idaho; Airport Code: MUO)

  • Indian Creek Usfs


    (about 86.0 miles in Mccall, Idaho; Airport Code: QBT)

  • Baker City Municipal


    (about 90.0 miles in Baker City, Oregon; Airport Code: BKE)


(updated 2015)



Modes of Transportation in Gem County, Idaho

Car, Truck, Or Van:

 

Drove Alone

76.63%

Carpooled

13.47%

Public Transportation:

 

Bus Or Trolley Bus

0.0%

Streetcar Or Trolley Car

0.0%

Subway Or Elevated

0.0%

Railroad

0.0%

Ferryboat

0.0%

Taxicab

0.10%

Motorcycle

0.0%

Bicycle

0.14%

Walked

2.68%

Other Means

0.80%

Worked At Home

6.17%



(updated 2010)





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Housing Analysis

Everyone needs shelter in rented housing or individually owned homes. Each community, including Gem 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
(Gem County, Idaho)

Family households:

Married-couple family : 3,671

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present : 168

Female householder, no husband present : 686

Nonfamily households:

Householder living alone : 1,450

Householder not living alone : 323


(updated 2009)



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

Unmarried-partner households:

Male householder and male partner : 5

Male householder and female partner : 157

Female householder and female partner : 0

Female householder and male partner : 169

All other households : 5,967


(updated 2009)



Household Type By Tenure
(Gem County, Idaho)

Family households:

Married-couple family:

Owner-occupied housing units : 3,188

Renter-occupied housing units : 483

Other family:

Male householder, no wife present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 108

Renter-occupied housing units : 60

Female householder, no husband present:

Owner-occupied housing units : 429

Renter-occupied housing units : 257

Nonfamily households:

Owner-occupied housing units : 1,262

Renter-occupied housing units : 511


(updated 2009)



Household Income (Annual)
(Gem County, Idaho)

Less than $10,000 : 441

$10,000 to $14,999 : 386

$15,000 to $19,999 : 418

$20,000 to $24,999 : 628

$25,000 to $29,999 : 508

$30,000 to $34,999 : 255

$35,000 to $39,999 : 363

$40,000 to $44,999 : 427

$45,000 to $49,999 : 271

$50,000 to $59,999 : 802

$60,000 to $74,999 : 536

$75,000 to $99,999 : 676

$100,000 to $124,999 : 296

$125,000 to $149,999 : 131

$150,000 to $199,999 : 125

$200,000 or more : 35


(updated 2009)



Housing Units
(Gem County, Idaho)

Total : 6,720


(updated 2009)



Occupancy Status
(Gem County, Idaho)

Occupied : 6,298

Vacant : 422


(updated 2009)



Median Number Of Rooms
(Gem County, Idaho)

Median number of rooms : 6


(updated 2009)



Year Structure Built
(Gem County, Idaho)

Built 2005 or later : 341

Built 2000 to 2004 : 772

Built 1990 to 1999 : 1,114

Built 1980 to 1989 : 716

Built 1970 to 1979 : 1,568

Built 1960 to 1969 : 430

Built 1950 to 1959 : 420

Built 1940 to 1949 : 517

Built 1939 or earlier : 842


(updated 2009)



House Heating Fuel
(Gem County, Idaho)

Utility gas : 1,776

Bottled, tank, or LP gas : 527

Electricity : 2,843

Fuel oil, kerosene, etc. : 253

Coal or coke : 41

Wood : 728

Solar energy : 11

Other fuel : 119

No fuel used : 0


(updated 2009)



House Value
(Gem County, Idaho)

Less than $10,000 : 77

$10,000 to $14,999 : 46

$15,000 to $19,999 : 21

$20,000 to $24,999 : 28

$25,000 to $29,999 : 14

$30,000 to $34,999 : 45

$35,000 to $39,999 : 21

$40,000 to $49,999 : 36

$50,000 to $59,999 : 48

$60,000 to $69,999 : 117

$70,000 to $79,999 : 108

$80,000 to $89,999 : 218

$90,000 to $99,999 : 231

$100,000 to $124,999 : 580

$125,000 to $149,999 : 643

$150,000 to $174,999 : 724

$175,000 to $199,999 : 421

$200,000 to $249,999 : 419

$250,000 to $299,999 : 330

$300,000 to $399,999 : 494

$400,000 to $499,999 : 165

$500,000 to $749,999 : 122

$750,000 to $999,999 : 30

$1,000,000 or more : 49


(updated 2009)



Mortgage Status
(Gem 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 : 242

Home equity loan only : 400

Both second mortgage and home equity loan : 57

No second mortgage and no home equity loan : 2,661

Housing units without a mortgage : 1,627


(updated 2009)



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

Built 2005 or later : $207,700

Built 2000 to 2004 : $193,500

Built 1990 to 1999 : $226,100

Built 1980 to 1989 : $168,000

Built 1970 to 1979 : $133,700

Built 1960 to 1969 : $136,300

Built 1950 to 1959 : $113,800

Built 1940 to 1949 : $131,300

Built 1939 or earlier : $147,200


(updated 2009)







Percentage of Family Households in Gem County, Idaho: 71.0%

Percentage of Family Households in Idaho: 69.6%


(updated 2010)



Building Permits in Gem 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 19 19 $1,382,516
  Two Family 2 4 $164,807
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

21 23 $1,547,323
2000        
  Single Family 77 77 $8,081,424
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 3 36 $1,973,477
  Total

80 113 $10,054,901
2001        
  Single Family 60 60 $6,804,558
  Two Family 1 2 $108,948
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 30 $1,192,631
  Total

62 92 $8,106,137
2002        
  Single Family 100 100 $10,392,743
  Two Family 4 8 $569,410
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 1 15 $467,630
  Total

105 123 $11,429,783
2003        
  Single Family 107 107 $13,785,833
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

107 107 $13,785,833
2004        
  Single Family 131 131 $19,550,519
  Two Family 0 0 $0
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

131 131 $19,550,519
2005        
  Single Family 213 213 $30,639,715
  Two Family 1 2 $126,464
  Three and Four Family 0 0 $0
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

214 215 $30,766,179
2006        
  Single Family 165 165 $23,920,343
  Two Family 2 4 $419,013
  Three and Four Family 1 3 $280,198
  Five or More Family 0 0 $0
  Total

168 172 $24,619,554


(updated 2007)



Median Household Income In 2000 (Gem County, ID): $34,460
Median Household Income In 2000 (Idaho): $37,572


(updated 2010)



Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Gem County): $99,500
Median House/Condo Value in 2000 (Idaho): $102,100


(updated 2010)



Most Commonly Used Heating Fuel in Gem County, Idaho

Utility Gas: 28.5%
Bottled, Tank, Or Lp Gas: 8.8%
Electricity: 42.3%
Fuel Oil, Kerosene, Etc.: 4.5%
Coal Or Coke: 0.5%
Wood: 14.0%
Solar Energy: 0.0%
Other Fuel: 1.5%
No Fuel Used: 0.0%


(updated 2010)





(updated 2010)





Population in Group Quarters in Gem County, Idaho

Institutionalized population


  • Correctional facilities for adults : 31.13%
  • Juvenile facilities : 3.97%
  • Nursing facilities/Skilled-nursing facilities : 50.33%

Noninstitutionalized population


  • Other noninstitutional facilities : 14.57%


(updated 2010)







Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Gem County): $502
Median Gross Rent in 2000 (Idaho): $515
Fair Market Rent in 2007 (Gem County): $655


(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 Gem County, Idaho are often affected in positive and negative ways by government performance.



Health Care Centers Close To Gem County, Idaho

Care At Home


     Address: 501 North 16th Street Suite 112, Payette, Idaho 83661
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 12/21/1993

Mercy Home Health And Hospice


     Address: 207 West Georgia Avenue Ste 160b, Nampa, Idaho 83686
     Ownership: Voluntary Non Profit - Religious Affiliations
     Certified Date: 4/10/1967

Guardian Home Care Inc


     Address: 512 North Kings Road, Nampa, Idaho 83687
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 9/11/1997

Progressive Nursing Services


     Address: 1514 Shoshone Street, Boise, Idaho 83705
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 3/1/1991

Legacy Home Health Care


     Address: 680 South Progress Suite 2a, Meridian, Idaho 83642
     Ownership: Proprietary
     Certified Date: 5/9/2003

Hospitals Close To Gem County, Idaho

Mercy Medical Center


     Address: 1512 Twelfth Avenue Road, Nampa, Idaho 83686
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

West Valley Medical Center


     Address: 1717 Arlington Street, Caldwell, Idaho 83605
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

St Lukes Regional Medical Center


     Address: 190 East Bannock Street, Boise, Idaho 83712
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Other

St Alphonsus Regional Medical Center


     Address: 1055 North Curtis Road, Boise, Idaho 83706
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Voluntary Non-profit - Church

Treasure Valley Hospital


     Address: 8800 West Emerald Street, Boise, Idaho 83704
     Hospital Type: Acute Care Hospitals
     Ownership: Proprietary

Nursing Homes Close To Gem County, Idaho

Emmett Rehab & Healthcare Inc


     Address: 714 North Butte Avenue, Emmett, Idaho 83617
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 34
     Percent Occupied: 36%

Sunbridge Care & Rehab For Emmett


     Address: 501 West Idaho Boulevard, Emmett, Idaho 83617
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 32
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Sunbridge Care & Rehab For Payette


     Address: 1019 3rd Avenue South, Payette, Idaho 83661
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 38
     Percent Occupied: 48%

Caldwell Care Ctr


     Address: 210 Cleveland Boulevard, Caldwell, Idaho 83605
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 57
     Percent Occupied: 80%

Nampa Care Center


     Address: 404 North Horton Street, Nampa, Idaho 83651
     Ownership: For Profit - Corporation
     Number of Residents: 95
     Percent Occupied: 95%



Closest Nuclear Power Plant To
Gem County, Idaho

Name: Columbia
Address: Richland, WA 99352-0968
Distance: 210 Miles


(updated 2007)



Social Security Users in Gem County, Idaho

    Retired Workers: 4,705
    Disabled Workers: 855
    Widowers Workers: 660
    Spouses Workers: 410
    Children Workers: 535


(updated 2007)



Government Finances In Gem County, Idaho


Charges


Hospital Public: $7,140,000
Natural Resources - Other: $160,000
Solid Waste Management: $56,000
All Other: $623,000


State Intergovernmental


General Support: $987,000
Health & Hospitals: $143,000
Highways: $927,000
All Other: $489,000


Current Operations


Correctional Institutions: $966,000
Financial Administration: $627,000
Judicial And Legal Services: $610,000
Central Staff Services: $504,000
Health Services - Other: $257,000
Own Hospitals: $7,237,000
Regular Highways: $1,551,000
Natural Resources - Other: $450,000
Parks & Recreation: $1,000
Police Protection: $644,000
Welfare, Vendor Payments For Medical Care: $373,000
Solid Waste Management: $447,000
Sea And Inland Port Facilities: $35,000
General - Other: $1,190,000


Other Capital Outlay


Health - Other: $12,000
General - Other: $748,000


General


Interest On Debt: $282,000


Intergovernmental To Local Nec


Higher Education: $6,000


Tax


Property: $3,172,000
Motor Vehicle License: $90,000
Other License: $200,000


Miscellaneous


Interest Earnings: $152,000
Donations From Private Sources: $2,000
General Revenue, Nec: $344,000


Sinking Fund


Cash & Deposits: $240,000


Other Funds


Cash & Deposits: $7,194,000



Otal Salaries & Wages: $4,198,000
Ong Term Debt Retired Unspecified Public Purpose: $368,000
Ong Term Debt Outstanding Unspecified Public Purpo: $6,683,000


Long Term Debt Beginning Outstanding


Unspecified Public Purpose: $7,051,000


(updated 2006)



Gem County, Idaho Presidential Election

  • Kerry & Edwards 22.82%
  • Bush & Cheney 75.92%
  • Other 1.27%



(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 Gem County, Idaho citizens.

Relocation to Gem County, ID

9.47 % of Gem County tax filers migrated from different counties or other nations outside the United States between 2005 and 2006. Their adjusted gross income average was $40,833

Idaho Average 9.61 %

10 or fewer residents relocated from other nations

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

  • Ada County , ID 2.46 % ($45,396 AGI )
  • Canyon County , ID 1.10 % ($39,417 AGI )
  • Payette County , ID 0.33 % ($33,222 AGI )
  • Boise County , ID 0.24 % ($30,538 AGI )
  • Valley County , ID 0.22 % ($20,583 AGI )

Relocation away from Gem County, ID

8.75 % of Gem 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 $33,742

Idaho Average 8.30 %

10 or fewer residents relocated to other nations

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

  • Ada County , ID 3.37 % ($28,181 AGI )
  • Canyon County , ID 1.55 % ($26,202 AGI )
  • Payette County , ID 0.54 % ($33,207 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 Gem County, Idaho is based on over 50 years of data.

Tornado Information For Gem County, Idaho


On 06/19/1991, a tornado touched down 7.29 miles from the center of Gem County, Idaho. The tornado was rated a category 1 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities. Damages ranged from $500 to $5,000.

On 02/07/2002, a tornado touched down 7.29 miles from the center of Gem County, Idaho. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 09/29/2002, a tornado touched down 10.1 miles from the center of Gem County, Idaho. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 08/25/2004, a tornado touched down 12.88 miles from the center of Gem County, Idaho. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.

On 08/03/2000, a tornado touched down 16.48 miles from the center of Gem County, Idaho. The tornado was rated a category 0 . There were 0 injuries and 0 fatalities.



Storms In Gem County, Idaho

  Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage
Heavy Rain        
05/08/1994, 03:51 pm 0 0 $5K --
         
Wild Fires        
09/04/1995, 04:00 pm 0 0 $50K --
         



Tornados In Gem County, Idaho

    Length Width F-Scale Fatalities Injuries Property
Damage
Crop
Damage

Tornado

  1983-07-01 2 10 1 0 0 $25K --
  1958-06-27 5 33 1 0 0 $25K --





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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 Gem 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 Gem County, Idaho


  • Gem County Jail


    415 E. Main St., Emmett, ID 83617
    Confined: 30

  • Gem County Jail


    415 E. Main St., Emmett, ID 83617
    Confined: 30


(updated 2006)



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