Benewah County ID Information


Benewah County Subdivisions

Benewah County ID Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2018)


Total Population 9,680
Population in Households 9,610
Population in Familes 7,718
Population in Group Qrtrs 70
Population Density1 13
Diversity Index2 30


Median Household Income $39,481
Average Household Income $53,222
Per Capita Income $22,012


Total Housing Units 4,860 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,976 (61.2%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,004 (20.7%)
Vacant Housing Units 880 (18.1%)
Median Home Value $150,987
Average Home Value $186,022


Total Households 3,980
Average Household Size 2.41
Family Households 2,621
Average Family Size 3
  1. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  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.


2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.51% 0.61%
Households 0.44% 0.58%
Families 0.23% 0.45%
Median Household Income   0.55%
Per Capita Income   1.17%


Benewah County ID - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Benewah County to the other 44 counties and county equivalents in Idaho by rank and percentile using July 1, 2018 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 # 30 34th
Population Density # 20 57th
Diversity Index # 23 50th
Median Household Income # 37 18th
Per Capita Income # 28 39th

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