Clearwater County ID Information


Clearwater County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 8,961
Population in Households 8,312
Population in Familes 6,592
Population in Group Qrtrs 649
Population Density1 4
Diversity Index2 19


Total Households 3,770
Average Household Size 2.2
Family Households 2,445
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 4,692 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,815 (60.0%)
Renter Occupied HU 955 (20.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 922 (19.7%)
Median Home Value $150,162
Average Home Value $185,231


Median Household Income $40,542
Average Household Income $52,988
Per Capita Income $23,162
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.36% 0.01%
Households 0.47% 0.12%
Families 0.32% 0.02%
Median Household Income   1.79%
Per Capita Income   1.97%
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.


Clearwater County ID - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Clearwater County to the other 44 counties and county equivalents 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 # 31 32nd
Population Density1 # 35 25th
Diversity Index2 # 35 23rd
Median Household Income # 30 34th
Per Capita Income # 13 73rd

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