Sugar City, ID Demographics

Population (year 2000): 1,242. Estimated population in July 2005: 1,479 (+19.1% change)
Males: 626 (50.4%), Females: 616 (49.6%)

Madison County

Zip code: 83448

Median resident age: 23.7 years
Median household income: $45,500 (year 2000)
Median house value: $94,900 (year 2000)

Races in Sugar City:

  • White Non-Hispanic (89.0%)
  • Hispanic (8.3%)
  • Other race (4.5%)
  • Two or more races (1.5%)
  • Japanese (0.7%)

(Total can be greater than 100% because Hispanics could be counted in other races)

Ancestries: English (37.0%), German (9.1%), Swedish (8.2%), Danish (7.6%), United States (4.5%), Scottish (4.1%).

Elevation: 4890 feet

Land area: 0.8 square miles

Population

For population 25 years and over in Sugar City

  • High school or higher: 90.2%
  • Bachelor’s degree or higher: 27.2%
  • Graduate or professional degree: 14.2%
  • Unemployed: 4.2%
  • Mean travel time to work: 13.7 minutes

For population 15 years and over in Sugar City city

  • Never married: 27.3%
  • Now married: 64.5%
  • Separated: 0.0%
  • Widowed: 3.3%
  • Divorced: 4.9%

6.2% Foreign born (3.9% Latin America, 1.5% North America).

Population change in the 1990s: -19 (-1.5%).

Hospitals

Hospitals/medical centers near Sugar City:

  • MADISON MEMORIAL HOSPITAL (about 7 miles; REXBURG, ID)
  • IDAHO FALLS RECOVERY CENTER (about 34 miles; IDAHO FALLS, ID)
  • EASTERN IDAHO REGIONAL MED CENTER (about 43 miles; IDAHO FALLS, ID)

Airports

Airports certified for carrier operations nearest to Sugar City:

  • IDAHO FALLS RGNL (about 34 miles; IDAHO FALLS, ID; ID: IDA)
  • YELLOWSTONE (about 71 miles; WEST YELLOWSTONE, MT; ID: WYS)
  • JACKSON HOLE (about 73 miles; JACKSON, WY; ID: JAC)
Other public-use airports nearest to Sugar City:

  • REXBURG-MADISON COUNTY (about 5 miles; REXBURG, ID; ID: RXE)
  • STANFORD FIELD (about 7 miles; ST ANTHONY, ID; ID: U12)
  • RIGBY-JEFFERSON COUNTY (about 21 miles; RIGBY, ID; ID: U56)

Colleges and Universities

Colleges/universities with over 2000 students nearest to Sugar City:

  • RICKS COLLEGE (about 8 miles; REXBURG, ID; Full-time enrollment: 8,670)
  • IDAHO STATE UNIVERSITY (about 94 miles; POCATELLO, ID; FT enrollment: 10,057)
  • MONTANA STATE UNIVERSITY-BOZEMAN (about 135 miles; BOZEMAN, MT; FT enrollment: 10,380)
  • UTAH STATE UNIVERSITY (about 154 miles; LOGAN, UT; FT enrollment: 16,384)
  • WEBER STATE UNIVERSITY (about 185 miles; OGDEN, UT; FT enrollment: 12,112)
  • COLLEGE OF SOUTHERN IDAHO (about 210 miles; TWIN FALLS, ID; FT enrollment: 3,433)
  • UNIVERSITY OF UTAH (about 214 miles; SALT LAKE CITY, UT; FT enrollment: 19,866)

Schools

Public high school in Sugar City:

  • SUGAR-SALEM HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 372; Location: #1 DIGGER DRIVE; Grades: 09 – 12)
Public primary/middle schools in Sugar City:

  • CENTRAL ELEMENTARY SCHOOL (Students: 430; Location: 102 NORTH PARK STREET; Grades: PK – 03)
  • KERSHAW INTERMEDIATE SCHOOL (Students: 292; Location: 610 EAST 3RD NORTH STREET; Grades: 04 – 06)
  • SUGAR-SALEM JUNIOR HIGH SCHOOL (Students: 202; Location: 10 NORTH CUTLER STREET; Grades: 07 – 08)

Libraries

Library in Sugar City:

  • SUGAR SALEM SCHOOL/COMMUNITY (Operating income: $54,140; Location: 3227 N 2000 E; 21,430 books; 568 audio materials; 1,185 video materials; 63 serial subscriptions)