Lemhi County ID Information

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Lemhi County Subdivisions

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

POPULATION

Total Population 8,281
Population in Households 8,201
Population in Familes 6,439
Population in Group Qrtrs 80
Population Density1 2
Diversity Index2 15
 

INCOME

Median Household Income $39,696
Average Household Income $57,735
Per Capita Income $26,387

HOUSING

Total Housing Units 5,007 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 2,647 (52.9%)
Renter Occupied HU 1,113 (22.2%)
Vacant Housing Units 1,247 (24.9%)
Median Home Value $190,848
Average Home Value $234,520
 

HOUSEHOLDS

Total Households 3,760
Average Household Size 2.18
Family Households 2,340
Average Family Size 3
NOTES
  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.

GROWTH RATE / YEAR

2010-2017 2017-2022
Population 0.52% 0.44%
Households 0.61% 0.5%
Families 0.38% 0.35%
Median Household Income   1.02%
Per Capita Income   1.83%

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Lemhi County ID - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Lemhi 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 # 32 30th
Population Density # 39 14th
Diversity Index # 43 5th
Median Household Income # 36 20th
Per Capita Income # 9 82nd

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