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The Sweetwater Census Designated Place had a population of 152 as of July 1, 2020. Sweetwater ranks in the lower quartile for Population Density and the upper quartile for Diversity Index when compared to the other cities, towns and Census Designated Places (CDPs) in Idaho. See peer rankings below.
The primary coordinate point for Sweetwater is located at latitude 46.3724 and longitude -116.7929 in Nez Perce County. The formal boundaries for the Sweetwater Census Designated Place encompass a land area of 1.19 sq. miles and a water area of 0 sq. miles. Nez Perce County is in the Pacific time zone (GMT -8). The elevation is 1,096 feet.
The Sweetwater Census Designated Place (GNIS ID: 2585594) has a U1 Census Class Code which indicates a census designated place with an official federally recognized name. It also has a Functional Status Code of "S" which identifies a statistical entity.
Idaho is one of 20 states where Census County Divisions (CCDs) are used for statistical tracking of subdivisions within each county. The Sweetwater Census Designated Place is located within Nez Perce Division of Nez Perce County.
|Total Population||152 (100%)|
|Population in Households||152 (100.0%)|
|Population in Families||127 (83.6%)|
|Population in Group Quarters1||0|
|Median Household Income||$50,558|
|Average Household Income||$65,315|
|% of Income for Mortgage4||0%|
|Per Capita Income||$25,214|
|Total HU (Housing Units)||68 (100%)|
|Owner Occupied HU||44 (64.7%)|
|Renter Occupied HU||18 (26.5%)|
|Vacant Housing Units||6 ( 8.8%)|
|Median Home Value||$190,000|
|Average Home Value||$253,977|
|Housing Affordability Index3||0|
|Average Household Size||2.45|
|Average Family Size||3|
GROWTH RATE / YEAR
|Median Household Income||1.33%|
|Per Capita Income||1.64%|
|Owner Occupied HU||0.89%|
The table below compares Sweetwater to the other 227 incorporated cities, towns and CDPs in Idaho by rank and percentile using July 1, 2020 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.
|Total Population||# 196||14th|
|Population Density||# 203||11th|
|Median Household Income||# 118||48th|
|Housing Affordability Index||# 20||9th|
|Per Capita Income||# 98||57th|
|Diversity Index||# 37||84th|
Additional comparisons and rankings can be made with a VERY EASY TO USE Idaho Census Data Comparison Tool.