Moving to Kamiah, ID

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Should you move to Kamiah, ID?

Kamiah, ID is home to 1,243 residents, ranking it #14,452 in Idaho by size. The City has a poverty rate of 44% and a median household income of $32,371. Overall, Kamiah received an economic health grade of:

Homes in Kamiah, ID are commonly Mobile Homes, 3 Bedroom, and built in 1966. 53.4% of homes are owner occupied.

To understand Kamiah, it’s also essential to research Idaho and Lewis County, then focus in on the zip codes and schools that make up the neighborhoods you like. So be sure to browse around, there’s a lot of Idaho to explore.

Place Type

City

County

Lewis County

Land Size

1.10 sq mi

Water Area

0.09 sq mi

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How Does Kamiah Rank?

B
Economy
C
Home Affordability
C+
Diversity

Who Lives in Kamiah?

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Total Population

1,243

10-Year Change

-14.7%

Total Households

547

Persons Per Households

2.3

C+
Diversity Grade
White alone
71.5%
Black or African American alone
0%
American Indian and Alaska Native alone
11.7%
Asian alone
2.4%
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander alone
0%
Hispanic or Latino
8.4%
Men vs. Women
Female 58.5%
Male 41.5%
Under 5 years
100%
Under 18 years
100%
Over 65 years
25.9%

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Housing in Kamiah

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Total Households

Own vs. Rent

Own 53.4%
Rent 34%

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Typical Age of Homes

1966

Common Residence Type

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Kamiah Schools

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B-

B-

C+

F

B-

C+

B-

F

F

B-

C+

B-

A
Student-Teacher Ratio

The Kamiah Joint District School District in Lewis County, ID, is home to 402 students across 3 schools. Based on enrollment numbers, Kamiah Joint District ranks #97 in Idaho. Grades from Pre-K to 12 are offered in the district.

Kamiah Joint District School District received a student-teacher ratio grade of A, averaging 12.61 students per teacher.

Learn more about the Kamiah Joint District School District and explore its schools.

District Schools

3

Student Enrollments

402

Student-Teacher Ratio

12.61:1

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Cost of Living in Idaho

How Does Idaho Compare?

28
in Cost of Living
31
in Minimum Wage
14
in Living Wage

Idaho State Taxes

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Should you move to Idaho?

Idaho, known as the Gem State, is a hidden gem indeed. With its stunning mountain ranges, vast lakes, deep canyons, and sprawling plains, the state’s beauty is as unspoiled as it is breathtaking.

Idaho’s economy is as diverse as its landscape. The state is a major producer of potatoes, but that’s just the tip of the iceberg. Idaho also has strong manufacturing, healthcare, and technology sectors. Boise, the state’s capital and largest city, is a significant tech hub, housing the headquarters of Micron Technology and a major Hewlett-Packard research and development facility.

What’s more, Idaho’s agricultural roots run deep. The state leads in the production of trout, lentils, and, of course, potatoes. It’s also emerging as a new hotspot for vineyards and wineries, boasting an increasing number of award-winning wines.

Living in Idaho offers a perfect blend of city life and outdoor adventure. Boise is known for its vibrant arts scene, historic architecture, and an array of restaurants offering farm-to-table cuisine. The city also has a network of biking and hiking trails, and the Boise River Greenbelt is a favorite among locals.

For nature lovers, Idaho is a paradise. It offers world-class fishing, hunting, hiking, and camping. And let’s not forget the state’s top-tier ski resorts. Plus, with more natural hot springs than any other state, you’ll have plenty of opportunities for a warm soak amid the snowy landscape.

Idaho also takes pride in its strong educational system, including Boise State University and the University of Idaho.

So, if you’re seeking a state that offers a balance of economic opportunity, a low cost of living, outdoor adventure, and a welcoming community, then Idaho could be your next home. Just be prepared for the snowy winters and an abundance of outdoor fun!

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Kamiah Economy

The industries, jobs, and economics of the area

Median Household Income

$32,371

US Average $74,580

Per Capita Income

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