Idaho
Demographic Data






Idaho POPULATION STATISTICS

Source & Methodology

Analytics built by:   Location, Inc.

Raw data sources:   American Community Survey, U.S. Bureau of the Census, U.S. Department of Education, 50 state departments of education, U.S. Bureau of Labor Statistics, Federal Bureau of Investigation, 18,000+ local law enforcement agencies, Federal Housing Finance Agency, U.S. Geological Service, National Agricultural Statistics Service.

Date(s) & Update Frequency:   2020 (latest available). Updated annually. Please note: Unemployment data updated February 2022.

Methodology:   Unlike standardly available Census demographics, NeighborhoodScout uses dozens of custom models to transform 8.5 million raw demographic data elements from government sources into proprietary indices and insights…. Read more about Scout's Demographic Data

Idaho Population & Age Distribution

The Total Population of Idaho is:
1,839,106

Age

Under 5 Years:
6.5%
5 - 17:
18.8%
18 - 24:
9.4%
25 - 34:
13.1%
35 - 54:
24.1%
55 - 64:
12.2%
Over 65 Years:
15.8%

Educational Attainment of Adults

High School Graduates
College Graduated
Attending College
91.3%
91.3%
28.7%
28.7%
5.2%
5.2%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Income

Per capita Income

Idaho
USA
$29,494
$29,494
$35,384
$35,384

Median household income

Idaho
USA
$58,915
$58,915
$64,994
$64,994

Individuals Below Poverty Level:
11.9%

Employment Industries in ID

Healthcare
Retail
Manufacturing
Education
Construction
Accommodation
Professional, scientific, and technical services
Public Service
Other
Agriculture
Transportation
Administration
Finance
Wholesale
Real Estate
Arts
Information Technology
Utilities
Mining
Management
13.4%
13.4%
11.9%
11.9%
9.6%
9.6%
8.8%
8.8%
8.2%
8.2%
7.2%
7.2%
5.8%
5.8%
4.9%
4.9%
4.6%
4.6%
4.3%
4.3%
4.0%
4.0%
3.9%
3.9%
3.7%
3.7%
2.7%
2.7%
2.0%
2.0%
1.8%
1.8%
1.6%
1.6%
1.0%
1.0%
0.5%
0.5%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Race & Ethnic Diversity

White
Hispanic Or Latino (Of Any Race)
Other Race / Two or More Races
Asian
American Indian And Alaska Native
Black Or African American
Native Hawaiian And Other Pacific Islanders
81.4%
81.4%
12.7%
12.7%
2.7%
2.7%
1.3%
1.3%
1.1%
1.1%
0.6%
0.6%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Ancestries & Languages Spoken

Ancestry (Top 20)

Unclassified
English
German
Irish
Scottish
Italian
European
Norwegian
Swedish
French
Danish
Dutch
Welsh
Polish
British
Scots-Irish
Scandinavian
Swiss
Russian
French Canadian
22.0%
22.0%
17.1%
17.1%
16.6%
16.6%
9.1%
9.1%
3.2%
3.2%
3.1%
3.1%
3.0%
3.0%
3.0%
3.0%
2.8%
2.8%
2.3%
2.3%
1.9%
1.9%
1.8%
1.8%
1.4%
1.4%
1.3%
1.3%
1.0%
1.0%
1.0%
1.0%
0.9%
0.9%
0.7%
0.7%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.5%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Languages Spoken (Top 20)

English
Spanish
Chinese
German
Native American languages
Slavic languages
French
Arabic
Indic languages
Serbo-Croatian
Tagalog
Other Asian languages
Vietnamese
Other Indo-European
Japanese
Pacific Island languages
Portuguese
Russian
Korean
West Germanic languages
89.2%
89.2%
8.0%
8.0%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.3%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.2%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.1%
0.0% 100.0%
% OF RESIDENTS

Foreign Born ID Residents
5.9%