Payette County ID Information


Payette County Subdivisions

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


Total Population 24,223
Population in Households 24,129
Population in Familes 20,419
Population in Group Qrtrs 94
Population Density2 60
Diversity Index3 48


Median Household Income $45,318
Average Household Income $57,733
Per Capita Income $20,942


Total Housing Units 9,506 (100%)
Owner Occupied HU 6,352 (66.8%)
Renter Occupied HU 2,409 (25.3%)
Vacant Housing Units 745 ( 7.8%)
Median Home Value $156,927
Average Home Value $205,235


Total Households 8,761
Average Household Size 2.75
Family Households 6,292
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 0.83% 0.87%
Households 0.71% 0.79%
Families 0.54% 0.69%
Median Household Income   2.3%
Per Capita Income   2.33%


Payette County ID - Peer Comparisons by Rank and Percentile

The table below compares Payette 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 # 15 68th
Population Density # 7 86th
Diversity Index # 15 68th
Median Household Income # 25 45th
Per Capita Income # 35 23rd

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