Clark Fork, Idaho

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Clark Fork, Idaho

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High Points

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

Category Trophy
Affordability of Rents
(vs. State)
Top 14% Clark Fork Affordability of Rents

Comparative Profile of Clark Fork, Idaho

Comparing Clark Fork 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 9 8
Age of the Population 8 9
Senior Citizens 7 9
Racial Diversity 6 6
Children Under 5 Years Old 5 3
Well-Paid Single Men 3 5
Female Share of the Population 2 3


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Portion of People Married 3 1
Average Household Size 2 1


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

Commute & Sprawl

Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
Working at Home 10 10
Walking and Biking to Work 2 1
Public Transportation Use 2 1
Short Commute Times 1 1


Characteristic Compared
to Peers
to State
People Living Alone 10 10
Studio & One-Bedroom Rentals 9 10
Seasonal and Vacation Housing 9 9
Housing Recently Built 8 7
Affordability of Rents 8 9
Affordability of Property Taxes 6 7

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Clark Fork Almanac

Category Value
Nearest Medium City 67 miles NE of Spokane, Washington (center to center)
Nearest Large City 288 miles E of Seattle, Washington
County Bonner
Standard Zip Codes 83811
Phone Area Codes 208
Time Zone Pacific (-8 hours from GMT)
Daylight Savings The city observes Daylight Saving Time.
Latitude 48.145
Longitude -116.174

Clark Fork Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)
Distance 6.6 miles
Jan Temp 21 to 32 F
Apr Temp 34 to 55 F
Jul Temp 50 to 80 F
Oct Temp 36 to 56 F
Annual Precip 32 inches
Distance 20.3 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 32 F
Apr Temp 34 to 56 F
Jul Temp 50 to 80 F
Oct Temp 33 to 56 F
Annual Precip 34.1 inches
Distance 32.2 miles
Jan Temp 19 to 34 F
Apr Temp 32 to 61 F
Jul Temp 46 to 84 F
Oct Temp 33 to 60 F
Annual Precip 28.9 inches
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Clark Fork Population (2000)

Category Count Percent
Total Population 530 100%
Male 267 50.4%
Female 263 49.6%
Under 18 131 24.7%
18+ 399 75.3%
65+ 96 18.1%
Median Age 40.4
Average Family Size 2.94
White 498 94%
African-American 3 0.6%
Asian 1 0.2%
American Indian & Alaskan 7 1.3%
Other 9 1.7%
Mixed Race 12 2.3%
Hispanic (included in categories above) 16 3%

Estimated Clark Fork Population Growth 2000-2005

Category Value
Est. 2005 Population 578
Growth 48
Growth % 9.1%

Clark Fork 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 21.1%
English 13.6%
Other (often includes Hispanic and African American) 10.4%
Norwegian 7.9%
Irish 7.9%
French (except Basque) 7.3%
Danish 6%
US/American 4.4%
French Canadian 2.8%
Scotch-Irish 2.8%
Greek 1.9%
Swedish 1.9%
Scottish 1.6%
Dutch 1.3%
Swiss 1.3%
Lithuanian 1.3%
Italian 1.3%
Ukrainian 1.3%
Czechoslovakian 0.9%
Czech 0.9%
Polish 0.9%
Portuguese 0.6%
Hungarian 0.6%
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Neighborhood and Nearby Area Names

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

Cabinet (83811)

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)
Clark Fork 530 $28,472
Dover 342 $40,000
East Hope 200 $37,500
Kootenai 441 $38,036
Ponderay 638 $30,227
Sandpoint 6,835 $41,596
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Clark Fork High Schools (2004)

Title I eligible, not participating.
Serves 131 students.
Student/teacher ratio: 11.5

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