Gooding County ID Information


Gooding County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 15,790
Daytime Population: Workers 6,310
Daytime Population: Residents 9,099
Total Daytime Population (TDP) 15,409
Ratio TDP/Total Population1 0.98
Population in Households 15,738
Population in Familes 13,193
Population in Group Qrtrs 52
Population Density2 22
Diversity Index3 64


Median Household Income $37,989
Average Household Income $52,015
Per Capita Income $18,585


Total Housing Units 6,225 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 3,604 (57.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,020 (32.4%)
Vacant Housing Units 601 ( 9.7%)
Median Home Value $140,696
Average Home Value $177,678


Total Households 5,624
Average Household Size 2.8
Family Households 3,958
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 0.29% 0.35%
Households 0.23% 0.32%
Families 0.11% 0.23%
Median Household Income   0.26%
Per Capita Income   1.22%


Gooding County ID - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Gooding 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 # 21 55th
Population Density # 18 61st
Diversity Index # 7 86th
Median Household Income # 35 23rd
Per Capita Income # 39 14th

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