Butte County ID Information


Butte County Subdivisions

Butte County ID Data & Demographics (As of July 1, 2017)


Total Population 2,639
Daytime Population: Workers 3,081
Daytime Population: Residents 1,506
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 4,587
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.74
Population in Households 2,621
Population in Familes 2,212
Population in Group Qrtrs 18
Population Density2 1
Diversity Index3 22


Median Household Income $38,206
Average Household Income $54,060
Per Capita Income $21,056


Total Housing Units 1,350 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 763 (56.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 256 (19.0%)
Vacant Housing Units 331 (24.5%)
Median Home Value $122,561
Average Home Value $153,637


Total Households 1,019
Average Household Size 2.57
Family Households 704
Average Family Size 3
  1. If the ratio of the TDP to Total Population is greater than 1, the location gains population during the day when commuting workers are present. If the ratio is less than 1, the location is more of a bedroom community where people commute to another place for work.
  2. Population Density = Total Population per square mile.
  3. 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 -1.25% -1.39%
Households -1.4% -1.5%
Families -1.54% -1.58%
Median Household Income   2.23%
Per Capita Income   2.91%


Butte County ID - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Butte County to the other 44 counties and county equivalents in Idaho by rank and percentile using July 1, 2017 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 # 42 7th
Population Density # 41 9th
Diversity Index # 30 34th
Median Household Income # 34 25th
Per Capita Income # 27 41st

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