Idaho Census & Demographic Data - July 1, 2019

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Idaho Census Data

The tables below provide updated data and demographic estimates for Idaho as of July 1, 2019. Our Idaho Census Data Comparison Tool allows you to compare and rank ID cities, towns, ZIP Codes and Counties.

Idaho Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2019)

HOUSING AFFORDABILITY INDEX

Idaho Housing Affordability Index is 118
State of Idaho Housing Affordability Index is 118
The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.

WEALTH INDEX

Idaho Wealth Index is 76
State of Idaho Wealth Index is 76
The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

These new demographic attributes are availiable for Neighborhoods, Cities, Counties, and ZIP Codes.

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  1. For information about schools and school attendance zones, use the HTL Address Tool
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  3. The new 2-Minute Introduction and Concise Guide to Big Data which will help you make the most effective use of HomeTownLocator Tools.
  4. See the References & Data Sources page for more information about methodology and sources of data.
  5. See the Idaho COVID-19 Data and US COVID-19 Data for more information on the spread of the novel coronavirus.

POPULATION

Total Population 1,806,180 (100%)
Population in Households 1,776,232 (98.3%)
Population in Families 1,453,062 (80.4%)
Population in Group Quarters1 29,948 ( 1.7%)
Population Density 22
Diversity Index2 41
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $53,700
Average Household Income $71,804
Per Capita Income $26,455
Wealth Index4 76

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 760,952 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 453,633 (59.6%)
Renter Occupied HU 210,982 (27.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 96,337 (12.7%)
Median Home Value $228,837
Housing Affordability Index3 118
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 664,615
Average Household Size 2.67
Family Households 454,523
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  1. Group Quarters - a place where people live or stay in a group living arrangement. Includes college residents halls, nursing facilities, military barracks, and correctional facilities.
  2. The Diversity Index is a scale of 0 to 100 that represents the likelihood 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.
  3. The Housing Affordability Index base is 100 and represents a balance point where a resident with a median household income can normally qualify to purchase a median price home. Values above 100 indicate increased affordability, while values below 100 indicate decreased affordability.
  4. The Wealth Index is based on a number of indicators of affluence including average household income and average net worth, but it also includes the value of material possessions and resources. It represents the wealth of the area relative to the national level. Values above or below 100 represent above-average wealth or below-average wealth compared to the national level.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2019 2019-2024
Population 1.54% 1.58%
Households 1.49% 1.56%
Families 1.31% 1.43%
Median Household Income   2.09%
Per Capita Income   2.66%


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