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Mountain Home
Elmore County, Idaho


The Hub of Elmore County

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Statistics & Facts


City Attractions


Historical Events

Chamber of Commerce.

Organizations, Churches, and Sports.




Statistics & Facts

The Idaho state capital is Boise.
The population of Mountain Home is approximately 11,000 (2000), 14206 (2010).
The approximate number of families is 3,392 (1990), 5648 (2010).
The amount of land area in Mountain Home is 9.235 sq. kilometers.
The amount of surface water is 0 sq kilometers.
The distance from Mountain Home to Washington DC is 2142 miles.
The distance to the Idaho state capital is 43 miles. (as the crow flies)
Mountain Home is positioned 43.13 degrees north of the equator and 115.68 degrees west of the prime meridian.
Mountain Home elevation is 3,143 feet above sea level.
Mountain Home per capita income is $ 20,679.
Mountain Home median income is $ 35,775 (1999).
Mountain Home average annual precipitation is 10.7 inches peryear.
Mountain Home average annual snowfall is 13.6 inches per year.


between the Danskin and Owyhee Mountains, about 40 miles southeast of Boise
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Silver Wings Air Show Silver Wings Air Show

Mountain Home AFB - Home of the Gunfighters
"America's Air Expeditionary Wing"
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Mountain Home City Government

City of Mountain Home
160 South 3rd East
Mountain Home, ID 83647
Telephone: (208)587-2104
Fax: (208) 587-2110


Elmore County Courthouse
150 South Fourth East
Mountain Home, ID 83647-3097
Phone: 208.587.2129
FAX: 208.587.2159

Mountain Home Historical Events

Mid 1960's to early 1970's
Idaho National Energy Lab - INEL
A small nuclear reactor site that had a core meltdown. Some of the personnel were known to have died in the accident.

Mountain Home Chamber

Mountain Home Chamber of Commerce
205 North 3rd East
Mountain Home, ID 83647
Phone: (208) 587-4334

Mountain Home Organizations

Mountain Home Chamber of Commerce
205 North 3rd East
Mountain Home, ID 83647
Phone: (208) 587-4334

Mountain Home Libraries

Mountain Home Public Library
790 North 10th East
Mountain Home, ID 83647-2830
Phone: 208.587.4716

Mountain Home Schools

Mountain Home School District Mountain Home


The population of Mountain Home was:
1990 - 7,913
1999 - 10,743
2000 - 11,000+

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