Skip to Main Content
B+
Overall Niche Grade
How are grades calculated?
  1. Public Schools
    A-
  2. Crime & Safety
    B
  3. Housing
    C
  4. Nightlife
    A-
  5. Good for Families
    B+
  6. Diversity
    B-
  7. Jobs
    B-
  8. Weather
    C
  9. Cost of Living
    C-
  10. Health & Fitness
    A
  11. Outdoor Activities
    C
  12. Commute
    B+
Ketchum is a town in Idaho with a population of 2,719. Ketchum is in Blaine County. Living in Ketchum offers residents a suburban feel and most residents own their homes. Many young professionals and retirees live in Ketchum and residents tend to lean conservative. The public schools in Ketchum are highly rated.

Real Estate

Median Home Value
$584,900
National
$184,700
Median Rent
$970
National
$949
Area Feel
Suburban
Rent vs. Own
  • Rent
    38%
  • Own
    62%
Sponsored Mortgage Options for Ketchum
Get Rates
  • $0 Lender Fee on Home Loans Limited Time Only
  • Biggest Home Loan Sale Ever. Low interest rates. Get a quote today!
Niche may be compensated by the third party lenders and others who place ads on the website. Niche is not a lender and does not endorse the products of these advertisers. Fees that Niche receives for ads do not affect the terms you may be offered by the lender you choose. There are many additional borrowing options available.

Ketchum Rankings

Niche ranks thousands of places to live based on key statistics from the U.S. Census and and expert insights.

Crime & Safety

Crime & Safety
B
Based on violent and property crime rates.
Violent Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Assault
    109
    283
  • Murder
    0
    6
  • Rape
    72
    41
  • Robbery
    0
    136
Property Crimes
  • Calculated annually per 100,000 residents
National
  • Burglary
    36
    500
  • Theft
    833
    2,043
  • Motor Vehicle Theft
    181
    284
Home Security Options for Ketchum
Learn More
  • 24/7 Whole home protection with no contract
  • CNET Editor’s choice winner 2018

Residents

Diversity
B-
Based on ethnic and economic diversity.
Median Household Income
$51,119
National
$55,322
Children
9%
Education Levels
National
  • Master's degree or higher
    10%
    12%
  • Bachelor's degree
    49%
    19%
  • Some college or associate's degree
    27%
    29%
  • High school diploma or equivalent
    13%
    28%
  • Less than high school diploma
    0%
    13%
Places like Ketchum

Ketchum Reviews

2 reviews
Great small town environment with ample outdoor activity. Filled with individuals who love hiking, biking, and skiing in the great natural beauty that surrounds it.
Start Your Review of Ketchum
Rate It!
I loved growing up in Ketchum, Idaho. There is something so special about the town and the people. Everyone is so friendly and genuine. Ketchum has so much to offer as a town. There are tons of outdoor activities that you can never be bored regardless of the time of year.