Elmore County ID Information


Elmore County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 26,631
Daytime Population: Workers 12,854
Daytime Population: Residents 13,421
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 26,275
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.99
Population in Households 25,995
Population in Familes 21,623
Population in Group Qrtrs 636
Population Density2 9
Diversity Index3 54


Median Household Income $46,416
Average Household Income $59,930
Per Capita Income $22,765


Total Housing Units 12,162 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 5,893 (48.5%)
Renter Occupied HU 4,115 (33.8%)
Vacant Housing Units 2,154 (17.7%)
Median Home Value $156,011
Average Home Value $194,765


Total Households 10,008
Average Household Size 2.6
Family Households 6,977
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 -0.21% -0.56%
Households -0.18% -0.55%
Families -0.31% -0.63%
Median Household Income   1.58%
Per Capita Income   2.61%


Elmore County ID - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Elmore 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 # 13 73rd
Population Density # 23 50th
Diversity Index # 12 75th
Median Household Income # 12 75th
Per Capita Income # 16 66th

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