Demographics

People

Total Population395
Male Share of the Population50.4%
Female Share of the Population49.6%
Senior Citizens18.5%
Employed Population 16+177
Age of the Population39

Families

% of people married63.7%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher12.1%
Median Earnings25+$30,625
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$26,477
Median Earnings With High School Degree$35,833

Wealth

Median Family Income$50,714
% Above Poverty Level86.6%
% Below Poverty Level13.4%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time21 minutes
% Working from Home1.7%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.6%
% Using Public Transportation0.6%

Housing

People Living Alone14.7%
Median Gross Rent$780
Median House Value$131,900

Ancestry

English19.5%
Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)12.7%
German11.9%
Irish8.6%
French Except Basque4.6%
Danishn3.5%
Norwegian2.8%
Swiss2.5%
Dutch2.3%
Scottish1.3%
Russian1.3%
Welsh1%
Swedish1%
Italian0.8%
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Basalt Almanac

CategoryValue
CountyBingham County
P.O. Box Zip Codes83218
Phone Area Codes208
Time ZoneAmerica/Boise
Approximate Latitude43.32
Approximate Longitude-112.17

Basalt Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

  • Temp ranges are avg daily min and max for the month
  • Precipitation is rainfall (and rainfall equiv of snowfall)

StationBLACKFOOT 1 SE
Distance12 miles
Jan Temp14 to 31 F
Apr Temp31 to 59 F
Jul Temp50 to 85 F
Oct Temp32 to 62 F
Annual Precip9.6 inches
StationFORT HALL 1 NNE
Distance22.4 miles
Jan Temp13 to 31 F
Apr Temp31 to 57 F
Jul Temp49 to 84 F
Oct Temp30 to 61 F
Annual Precip12 inches
StationABERDEEN EXPERIMNT STN
Distance42.2 miles
Jan Temp12 to 31 F
Apr Temp30 to 58 F
Jul Temp49 to 85 F
Oct Temp29 to 62 F
Annual Precip9.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Ammon15,403$77,450
Blackfoot11,854$62,205
Firth498$62,813
Idaho Falls60,147$62,127
Iona2,451$85,201
Shelley4,370$58,788
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