Cost of Living
The cost of care for a community is affected by the city in which it is located. Eagle has a sales tax of 6.00%. The rent burden for Eagle is around 17.4% of the average monthly income. Monthly, the median price of rent in Eagle is around $1,356 per month and the median value of a house in Eagle is $354,279.
Regional Climate and Weather Information
Climate is a significant factor in choosing which destination meets the needs of your loved one. Monthly, Eagle measures about 1 inches of precipitation. The most rain historically happens in December with an average of 2 inches during the month. For snowfall, Eagle receives an average of 10.50 inches of snow. In the summer months, the average temperature in Eagle is around 75F. The low summer temperature drops to about 53F in June. The summer high temperature peaks at roughly 97F during the month of July. In the wintertime, the average temp in Eagle sinks to approximately 33F. The winter high is approximately 48F in the month of February. The low winter temperature is around 23 F in the month of January. On average, Eagle has a humidity level of 21%. Humidity levels reach their peak in the month of December at roughly 26%. The average air quality index rating in Eagle is about 44.0. The average AQI conditions are rated as good. This means that there is no health advisory associated with the air quality for this destination. The air quality index rating is at its highest in August at approximately 73.2. During this time, the average air quality conditions are rated moderate. This means that those who are unusually sensitive should consider limiting the amount of time spent on outdoor exertion. Eagle has a warm-summer Mediterranean type of climate.
Demographics and Values
In terms of crime, Eagle has 1.5 violent crimes per 1000 residents and 6.1 property crimes per 1000 residents. Based on gender, 50.6% are male and 49.4% are female. In Eagle, 30.9% of the population are over the age of 55, 15.1% are over the age of 60, 6.6% are over the age of 70, and 3.9% are over the age of 80. The median age of Eagle is 46 years old. Out of the total population of Eagle, 6.8% live in poverty, 57.2% participate in the labor force, 4.6% do not have health insurance, and 4.7% are widows. Racially, the population of Eagle is 1.3% Asian, 0.0% Pacific Islander or Native Hawaiian, 0.3% black, 0.8% other or not specified, 4.9% Hispanic, 95.0% white, 0.2% Native American, and 2.4% mixed race. During the last presidential election, 13.4% voted for a third party candidate, 38.7% voted Democrat, and 47.9% voted Republican in Ada county. In Eagle, 8.8% of the people are veterans of the United States military. Eagle is considered neutral to members of the LGBTQ+ community. In terms of non-Christian denominations in Eagle, out of the total population 0.2% practice Judaism, 0.8% practice an Eastern religion, and 0.2% practice Islam. In terms of Christian denominations, out of the total population of Eagle 16.3% worship the Church of Jesus Christ, 10.5% practice another Christian faith, and 7.0% practice Catholicism. In Eagle, 55.7% are nonbelievers. In terms of education, 15.9% have a high-school diploma, 45.5% have a college degree, and 17.2% have a graduate degree. Eagle has a population density of 330 people per square mile. Currently, the population of Eagle consists of 26,089 people. The current population of Eagle is growing at a rate of 0.087%.
An overview of Idaho
In terms of resources, Idaho has a cost of living index of 94.2, a grocery index rating of 92.2, and a housing index rating of 87.1. These index ratings are based on a system where 100 is considered the national average and anything below 100 is considered less expensive than the national average. There are 46 hospitals and 77 health centers that service a population of 1,790,237. The top three hospitals in the state are considered to be St Luke's Magic Valley Ram, St Luke's Regional Medical Center, and Mountain View Hospital. The quality of life enjoyed by the average Idaho citizen is ranked 16th nation-wide. Additionally, Idaho is ranked 26th by standards of healthcare. Residents of Idaho enjoy its natural beauty which ranks 15th in the United States.
Social demographics of the state
In the last presidential election 27% of Idaho residents voted Democrat and 59% voted Republican. In Idaho, 28% of the population is over the age of 55. The median age in the state is 37. In terms of religious values, 35% of Idaho's population regularly attend some form of service and there are in total 2,427 different congregations. The top three non-Christian denominations in the state are Jewish-<1%, Muslim-<1%, and Buddhist-<1%, with the most common Christian denominations consisting of Evangelical Protestant-21%, Mainline Protestant-16%, and Historically Black Protestant-1%. In Idaho there are 55 masonic lodges. The state of Idaho ranks 34th in the country for diversity.
State-wide weather information
The average air quality index rating in Idaho is 32.5 AQI. The highest seasonal air quality index rating occurs in the month of August with a rating of 67.0 AQI. The average humidity across the state is 62%. Humidity levels tend to reach their peak in the month of December at around 77%. The average temperature in the winter falls to around 26F. During the winter, the average high temperature peaks at around 49F during the month of February. The average low temperature during the winter drops to around -2F in the month of December. The average temperature in the summer rises to around 65F. Over the summer months the average high temperature peaks at around 97F during the month of July. In the summer, the average low temperature drops to around 31F during the month of June. On average, the state receives 1.42 inches of precipitation a month. The most precipitation occurs in November with an average of 6.10 inches of precipitation a month. While residents of Idaho mostly enjoy pleasant conditions, it's important to be aware of inclement weather as well, which in Idaho can include floods, earthquakes, and and tornadoes (moderate).
Wildlife to be found in Idaho
The state of Idaho has a diverse array of plant and animal life. Local plant life can consist of dwarf sand verbena, white fir, velvet-leaf, and fragrant white sand-verbena. While venturing throughout the state, you might see animals such as the ringtail, the white-tailed antelope squirrel, the American shad, or the pronghorn. The state animal of Idaho is the appaloosa horse.