Idaho
Demographic Data






Idaho POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2019 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2021.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Idaho Population & Age Distribution

The Total Population of Idaho is:
1,787,065

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.7%
5 - 17:
19.0%
18 - 24:
9.4%
25 - 34:
13.1%
35 - 54:
24.1%
55 - 64:
12.3%
Over 65 Years:
15.4%

Educational Attainment of Adults

High School Graduates
90.8%
90.8%
College Graduated
27.6%
27.6%
Attending College
5.3%
5.3%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

Per capita Income

Idaho
$27,970
$27,970
USA
$34,103
$34,103

Median household income

Idaho
$55,785
$55,785
USA
$62,843
$62,843

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
13.1%

Employment Industries in ID

Healthcare
13.5%
13.5%
Retail
12.1%
12.1%
Manufacturing
9.7%
9.7%
Education
8.9%
8.9%
Construction
7.8%
7.8%
Accommodation
7.5%
7.5%
Professional, scientific, and technical services
5.6%
5.6%
Public Service
4.9%
4.9%
Other
4.5%
4.5%
Agriculture
4.5%
4.5%
Administration
4.1%
4.1%
Transportation
4.0%
4.0%
Finance
3.6%
3.6%
Wholesale
2.7%
2.7%
Arts
1.9%
1.9%
Real Estate
1.6%
1.6%
Information Technology
1.6%
1.6%
Utilities
0.9%
0.9%
Mining
0.5%
0.5%
Management
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

White
82.0%
82.0%
Black Or African American
0.7%
0.7%
American Indian And Alaska Native
1.1%
1.1%
Asian
1.3%
1.3%
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
0.1%
0.1%
Other Race / Two or More Races
2.2%
2.2%
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
12.5%
12.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Unclassified
20.6%
20.6%
German
16.5%
16.5%
English
16.4%
16.4%
Irish
9.0%
9.0%
Scottish
3.2%
3.2%
Italian
3.1%
3.1%
European
3.1%
3.1%
Swedish
3.0%
3.0%
Norwegian
2.9%
2.9%
French
2.5%
2.5%
Danish
1.9%
1.9%
Dutch
1.9%
1.9%
Welsh
1.4%
1.4%
Polish
1.1%
1.1%
British
1.0%
1.0%
Scots-Irish
1.0%
1.0%
Scandinavian
0.8%
0.8%
Swiss
0.7%
0.7%
French Canadian
0.5%
0.5%
Russian
0.5%
0.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
89.1%
89.1%
Spanish
8.1%
8.1%
Chinese
0.3%
0.3%
German
0.3%
0.3%
Native American languages
0.3%
0.3%
Arabic
0.2%
0.2%
Slavic languages
0.2%
0.2%
French
0.2%
0.2%
Indic languages
0.2%
0.2%
Serbo-Croatian
0.2%
0.2%
Tagalog
0.2%
0.2%
Vietnamese
0.1%
0.1%
Other Asian languages
0.1%
0.1%
Japanese
0.1%
0.1%
Other Indo-European
0.1%
0.1%
Pacific Island languages
0.1%
0.1%
Portuguese
0.1%
0.1%
Russian
0.1%
0.1%
West Germanic languages
0.1%
0.1%
Other languages
0.0%
0.0%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born ID Residents
6.0%