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Demographics

People

Total Population2,711
Male Share of the Population52.2%
Female Share of the Population47.8%
Senior Citizens11.3%
Employed Population 16+1,124
Age of the Population32

Families

% of people married57.7%
Average household size3

Education and Earnings

Population % with Bachelor Degree or Higher8.5%
Median Earnings25+$27,401
Median Earnings Without High School Qualification$23,255
Median Earnings With High School Degree$24,009

Wealth

Median Family Income$50,536
% Above Poverty Level81.7%
% Below Poverty Level18.3%

Commute & Sprawl

Average Commute Time18 minutes
% Working from Home5.1%
% Walking and Biking to Work0.9%
% Using Public Transportation0.4%

Housing

People Living Alone20.4%
Median Gross Rent$670
Median House Value$105,300

Ancestry

Other(often includes Hispanic and African American)60.2%
English10%
German9%
Irish3%
Dutch2.3%
Swedish2.1%
Swiss1.8%
French Except Basque1.7%
Basque1.3%
Scottish0.8%
Danishn0.6%
Norwegian0.6%
Italian0.6%
Hungarian0.5%
Canadian0.5%
Brazilian0.4%
Portuguese0.2%
Welsh0.1%
Finnish0.1%
US/American0.1%
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Wendell Almanac

CategoryValue
County Gooding County
Standard Zip Codes83355
Phone Area Codes208
Time ZoneAmerica/Boise
Approximate Latitude42.74
Approximate Longitude-114.73

Wendell Climate

Nearest Weather Stations

Notes:

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

StationJEROME
Distance9.9 miles
Jan Temp18 to 36 F
Apr Temp33 to 62 F
Jul Temp55 to 90 F
Oct Temp35 to 65 F
Annual Precip10.7 inches
StationCASTLEFORD 2 N
Distance17.7 miles
Jan Temp20 to 35 F
Apr Temp35 to 63 F
Jul Temp54 to 87 F
Oct Temp36 to 64 F
Annual Precip10.3 inches
StationSHOSHONE 1 WNW
Distance18.2 miles
Jan Temp17 to 33 F
Apr Temp34 to 62 F
Jul Temp56 to 91 F
Oct Temp35 to 65 F
Annual Precip10.2 inches

Nearby Cities and Towns

LocationPopulationMedian Family Income
Bliss383$40,208
Buhl4,285$50,948
Filer2,685$46,705
Gooding3,469$45,051
Hagerman1,057$36,324
Jerome11,306$44,119

Wendell Public Libraries

Sherburn Smith Memorial
375 1ST AVE E
Wendell, Idaho
(208) 536-6195

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Wendell Public Schools

Hub City Alternative High School
375 1st Ave East
ZIP: 83355
(208) 536-2100
High
Wendell Elementary School
150 3rd Ave E
ZIP: 83355
(208) 536-6611
Primary
Total Enrollment 531
Wendell High School
750 E Main St
ZIP: 83355
(208) 536-2100
High
Total Enrollment 319
Wendell Middle School
800 A East Main St
ZIP: 83355
(208) 536-5531
Middle
Total Enrollment 331
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