Soda Springs, ID Demographics

Population (year 2000): 3,381. Estimated population in July 2005: 3,256 (-3.7% change)
Males: 1,649 (48.8%), Females: 1,732 (51.2%)

Caribou County

Zip code: 83276

Median resident age: 33.9 years
Median household income: $40,690 (year 2000)
Median house value: $81,000 (year 2000)

Races in Soda Springs:

  • White Non-Hispanic (95.5%)
  • Hispanic (2.9%)
  • Two or more races (1.7%)
  • Other race (1.2%)

Ancestries: English (25.0%), German (14.0%), Irish (11.2%), Danish (8.5%), United States (6.7%), Welsh (4.3%).

Elevation: 5760 feet

Land area: 4.5 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Soda Springs

  • High school or higher: 87.0%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 16.1%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 4.0%
  • Unemployed: 6.3%
  • Mean travel time to work: 15.5 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Soda Springs city

  • Never married: 17.9%
  • Now married: 66.7%
  • Separated: 1.2%
  • Widowed: 4.5%
  • Divorced: 9.6%

1.0% Foreign born

Population change in the 1990s: +254 (+8.1%).

Hospitals

Hospital/medical center in Soda Springs:

  • CARIBOU MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (300 SOUTH 3RD WEST)
Other hospitals/medical centers near Soda Springs:

  • BEAR LAKE MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 30 miles; MONTPELIER, ID)
  • FRANKLIN COUNTY MEDICAL CENTER (about 38 miles; PRESTON, ID)
  • STAR VALLEY MEDICAL CENTER (about 47 miles; AFTON, WY)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Soda Springs:

  • IDAHO FALLS RGNL (about 67 miles; IDAHO FALLS, ID; ID: IDA)
  • POCATELLO REGIONAL (about 71 miles; POCATELLO, ID; ID: PIH)
  • JACKSON HOLE (about 89 miles; JACKSON, WY; ID: JAC)
Other public-use airports nearest to Soda Springs:

  • ALLEN H TIGERT (about 3 miles; SODA SPRINGS, ID; ID: U78)
  • BANCROFT MUNI (about 20 miles; BANCROFT, ID; ID: U51)
  • BEAR LAKE COUNTY (about 35 miles; PARIS, ID; ID: 1U7)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Soda Springs:

  • IDAHO STATE UNIVERSITY (about 50 miles; POCATELLO, ID; Full-time enrollment: 10,057)
  • UTAH STATE UNIVERSITY (about 73 miles; LOGAN, UT; FT enrollment: 16,384)
  • RICKS COLLEGE (about 78 miles; REXBURG, ID; FT enrollment: 8,670)
  • WEBER STATE UNIVERSITY (about 104 miles; OGDEN, UT; FT enrollment: 12,112)
  • UNIVERSITY OF UTAH (about 131 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; FT enrollment: 19,866)
  • SALT LAKE COMMUNITY COLLEGE (about 139 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; FT enrollment: 11,896)
  • UNIVERSITY OF PHOENIX-UTAH CAMPUS (about 140 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; FT enrollment: 2,021)

Schools

Public high schools in Soda Springs:

  • SODA SPRINGS HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 310; Location: 3RD EAST 1ST NORTH STREET; Grades: 09 – 12)
  • CARIBOU (ALT) HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 18; Location: 250 SOUTH 3RD EAST; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Soda Springs:

  • HOWARD E THIRKILL PRIMARY SCH (Students: 245; Location: 60 EAST 4TH SOUTH STREET; Grades: PK – 03)
  • HOOPER AVENUE INTERMEDIATE (Students: 217; Location: 95 EAST HOOPER AVENUE; Grades: 04 – 06)
  • TIGERT MIDDLE SCHOOL (Students: 163; Location: 250 EAST 2ND SOUTH STREET; Grades: 07 – 08)

Libraries

Library in Soda Springs:

  • SODA SPRINGS PUBLIC (Operating income: $150,000; Location: 149 S MAIN ST; 28,000 books; 950 audio materials; 1,495 video materials; 34 serial subscriptions)