Latah County ID Information


Latah County Subdivisions

Latah County ID Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2015)


Total Population 38,595
Population in Households 35,458
Population in Familes 24,584
Population in Group Qrtrs 3,137
Population Density1 36
Diversity Index2 21


Total Households 15,386
Average Household Size 2.3
Family Households 8,568
Average Family Size 3


Total Housing Units 16,741 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 8,218 (49.1%)
Renter Occupied HU 7,168 (42.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,355 ( 8.1%)
Median Home Value $222,602
Average Home Value $244,472


Median Household Income $41,352
Average Household Income $53,104
Per Capita Income $21,926
  (Compound Annual Growth Rates)


2010-2015 2015-2020
Population 0.68% 0.6%
Households 0.86% 0.7%
Families 0.74% 0.62%
Median Household Income   3.75%
Per Capita Income   2.75%
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.


Latah County ID - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Latah County to the other 44 counties and county equivalents in Idaho by rank and percentile using July 1, 2015 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 # 11 77th
Population Density1 # 11 77th
Diversity Index2 # 29 36th
Median Household Income # 26 43rd
Per Capita Income # 18 61st

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