Challis strengths, compared to Peers (similar size places nationally) or State (other places in Idaho):
Walking and Biking to Work
Low Violent Crime
Affordability of Property Taxes
Well-Paid Single Men
Well-Paid Single Women
Comparing Challis to similar size places nationwide (Peers) and to other places in Idaho (State):
Ratings range from (lowest) to (highest).
|Age of the Population|
|Male Share of the Population|
|Well-Paid Single Men|
|Well-Paid Single Women|
|Female Share of the Population|
|Children Under 5 Years Old|
|Portion of People Married|
|Average Household Size|
|College Educated Adults|
|People in Middle Class or Better|
|Median Family Income|
|People Above Poverty|
|Walking and Biking to Work|
|Working at Home|
|Short Commute Times|
|Public Transportation Use|
|People Living Alone|
|Seasonal and Vacation Housing|
|Housing Recently Built|
|Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals|
|Affordability of Property Taxes|
|Affordability of Rents|
|Low Violent Crime|
|Low Property Crime|
|Nearest Medium City||116 miles NE of Boise, Idaho (center to center)|
|Nearest Large City||418 miles E of Portland, Oregon|
|Standard Zip Codes||83226, 83229|
|Phone Area Codes||208|
|Time Zone||Mountain (-7 hours from GMT)|
|Daylight Savings||The city observes Daylight Saving Time.|
Nearest Weather StationsNotes:
|Jan Temp||12 to 31 F|
|Apr Temp||32 to 59 F|
|Jul Temp||52 to 85 F|
|Oct Temp||33 to 61 F|
|Annual Precip||7.7 inches|
|Station||MAY 2 SSE|
|Jan Temp||6 to 30 F|
|Apr Temp||27 to 57 F|
|Jul Temp||46 to 85 F|
|Oct Temp||26 to 61 F|
|Annual Precip||7.8 inches|
|Station||CHILLY BARTON FLAT|
|Jan Temp||5 to 30 F|
|Apr Temp||26 to 54 F|
|Jul Temp||45 to 81 F|
|Oct Temp||26 to 58 F|
|Annual Precip||8.1 inches|
|Average Family Size||2.9|
|American Indian & Alaskan||8||0.9%|
|Hispanic (included in categories above)||35||3.9%|
|Est. 2005 Population||844|
(From 2000 Census, as reported by individuals)
|Other (often includes Hispanic and African American)||9%|
|French (except Basque)||2.2%|
According to the US Postal Service, Challis, its neighborhoods, and/or surrounding areas are also referred to as:Cobalt (83229)
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Serves 266 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 14.5
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