Paris, ID Profile: Facts, Map & Data


Paris Local Links & Resources:
Hotels | Resources | ALL Paris Content

Also See: Paris, ID ZIP Codes & ZIP Code Maps | Local Area Photos

Paris, Idaho - Basic Facts

The City of Paris had a population of 513 as of July 1, 2016. Paris ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Idaho. See peer rankings below.

The primary coordinate point for Paris is located at latitude 42.228 and longitude -111.4024 in Bear Lake County. The formal boundaries for the City of Paris (see map below) encompass a land area of 3.49 sq. miles and a water area of 0.03 sq. miles. Bear Lake County is in the Mountain time zone (GMT -7). The elevation is 5,964 feet.

The City of Paris (GNIS ID: 2411370) has a C1 Census Class Code which indicates an active incorporated place that does not serve as a county subdivision equivalent. It also has a Functional Status Code of "A" which identifies an active government providing primary general-purpose functions.

Idaho is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The City of Paris is located within Paris Division of Bear Lake County.

Beneath the boundary map are tables with Paris population, income and housing data, five-year growth projections and peer comparisons for key demographic data. The estimates are for July 1, 2016.

Neighborhood Data

Address Based Hyperlocal Data Input an address and get data & demographics for the pertinent census block group (CBG), a searchable map and a customized directory. The CBG is the smallest geographical unit used by the Census Bureau for reporting certain data.


City of Paris, ID Boundary Map

Also See: BIG Map | Driving Directions | ID Congressional Districts
Boundary Maps: Paris Division | Bear Lake County | Idaho Counties

Search the map for:

Paris, ID Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2016)


Total Population 513
Population in Households 513
Population in Familes 453
Population in Group Qrtrs 0
Population Density1 147
Diversity Index2 12


Total Households 201
Average Household Size 2.55
Family Households 147
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 325 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 175 (53.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 26 ( 8.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 124 (38.2%)
Median Home Value $163,514
Average Home Value $179,023


Median Household Income $46,060
Average Household Income $57,630
Per Capita Income $21,799
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.0% 0.16%
Households -0.08% 0.2%
Families 0.33% 0.14%
Median Household Income   1.9%
Per Capita Income   2.08%
1) Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
2) The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelyhood that two persons, chosen at random from the same area, belong to different race or ethnic groups. If an area's entire population belongs to one race AND one ethnic group, then the area has zero diversity. An area's diversity index increases to 100 when the population is evenly divided into two or more race/ethnic groups.
Based on Census 2010 counts, the Diversity Index for the United States was 60.6 and it is expected to increase to 64.8 by July 1, 2018.

Paris, ID - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Paris to the other 227 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Idaho by rank and percentile using July 1, 2016 data. The location Ranked # 1 has the highest value. A location that ranks higher than 75% of its peers would be in the 75th percentile of the peer group.

Variable Description Rank Percentile
Total Population # 135 41st
Population Density1 # 199 13th
Diversity Index2 # 204 10th
Median Household Income # 85 63rd
Per Capita Income # 98 57th

Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Idaho Census Data Comparison Tool.

Idaho Research Tools

Idaho Census Data Comparison Tool

Compare Idaho Census Data
Highest or Lowest: