Athol, Idaho

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Athol, Idaho

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High Points

Athol strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Idaho):

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Walking and Biking to Work
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Top 15% Athol Walking and Biking to Work

Comparative Profile of Athol, Idaho

Comparing Athol to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Idaho (State):

Ratings range from 1 (lowest) to 10 (highest).

The People

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Male Share of the Population 10 9
Children Under 5 Years Old 8 6
Well-Paid Single Men 3 5
Senior Citizens 3 5
Age of the Population 3 6
Female Share of the Population 1 2
Racial Diversity 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Average Household Size 8 5
Portion of People Married 6 5


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Above Poverty 4 5
People in Middle Class or Better 2 3
Median Family Income 2 2
College Educated Adults 2 1

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Walking and Biking to Work 9 8
Working at Home 6 4
Short Commute Times 3 1
Public Transportation Use 3 2


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Housing Recently Built 10 9
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 8 7
Affordability of Property Taxes 5 5
People Living Alone 3 4
Affordability of Rents 2 2
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 2 2

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Athol Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 38 miles NE of Spokane, Washington (center to center)
Nearest Large City 262 miles E of Seattle, Washington
County Kootenai
Standard Zip Codes 83801
Phone Area Codes 208
Time Zone Pacific (-8 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 47.948
Longitude -116.706

Athol Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 6.9 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 35 F
Apr Temp 32 to 56 F
Jul Temp 49 to 81 F
Oct Temp 32 to 56 F
Annual Precip 25.3 inches
Distance 18.8 miles
Jan Temp 22 to 35 F
Apr Temp 35 to 58 F
Jul Temp 55 to 83 F
Oct Temp 38 to 60 F
Annual Precip 26 inches
Distance 22.7 miles
Jan Temp 20 to 33 F
Apr Temp 31 to 61 F
Jul Temp 48 to 84 F
Oct Temp 33 to 58 F
Annual Precip 26.4 inches
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Athol Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 676 100%
Male 348 51.5%
Female 328 48.5%
Under 18 200 29.6%
18+ 476 70.4%
65+ 81 12%
Median Age 34.3
Average Family Size 2.98
White 645 95.4%
African-American 0 0%
Asian 0 0%
American Indian & Alaskan 16 2.4%
Other 1 0.1%
Mixed Race 14 2.1%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 14 2.1%

Estimated Athol Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 707
Growth 31
Growth % 4.6%

Athol Ancestry

(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)

Note: This is national, not racial, ancestry, so, e.g., the Census doesn't have categories for Hispanic and African-American people. CityTownInfo is currently gathering additional ancestry data for this site.
Ancestry Percent
German 23.4%
English 15%
Irish 13.4%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 10.4%
European 7.1%
US/American 5.8%
Norwegian 4.8%
Scottish 3%
Dutch 2.8%
Scotch-Irish 2.6%
Polish 2.2%
Italian 1.7%
Swedish 1.5%
Finnish 1.5%
Czech 1.1%
French (except Basque) 1.1%
Canadian 0.6%
Greek 0.6%
Portuguese 0.6%
Danish 0.6%
Syrian 0.6%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

According to the US Postal Service, Athol, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:

Belmont (83801)
Chilco (83801)
Granite (83801)

Note that not all alternate names are acceptable for use in US Post Office addresses.

Nearby Cities and Towns

Location Pop. Median Family
Income (2000)
Athol 676 $31,875
Dalton Gardens 2,278 $47,083
Hayden 9,159 $40,875
Hayden Lake 494 $67,143
Post Falls 17,247 $42,758
Rathdrum 4,816 $42,652
Spirit Lake 1,376 $32,337
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