Caribou County ID Information


Caribou County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 6,933
Daytime Population: Workers 3,752
Daytime Population: Residents 3,776
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 7,528
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 1.09
Population in Households 6,854
Population in Familes 5,975
Population in Group Qrtrs 79
Population Density2 4
Diversity Index3 19


Median Household Income $50,711
Average Household Income $59,861
Per Capita Income $22,592


Total Housing Units 3,271 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,021 (61.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 572 (17.5%)
Vacant Housing Units 678 (20.7%)
Median Home Value $125,364
Average Home Value $157,026


Total Households 2,593
Average Household Size 2.64
Family Households 1,910
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 -0.06% -0.2%
Households -0.07% -0.2%
Families -0.19% -0.27%
Median Household Income   0.27%
Per Capita Income   1.34%


Caribou County ID - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Caribou 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 # 35 23rd
Population Density # 32 30th
Diversity Index # 35 23rd
Median Household Income # 7 86th
Per Capita Income # 18 61st

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