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Idaho Population

Idaho is the state in the pacific northwest region of United States, borders Wyoming to the east, Nevada and Utah to the south, Montana to the east and Washington and Oregon to the west. Idaho population in 2020 is expected to be 1.8 million, ranks 39th by population rank in US. Its area is 83,569 square miles(216,440 sq km), fourteenth position by area rank. Boise is the capital and largest city of Idaho state, followed by Meridian and Nampa.

YearPopulation% Change
20101,570,773
20111,583,8280.83
20121,595,4410.73
20131,611,5301.01
20141,631,4791.24
20151,651,5231.23
20161,682,9301.90
20171,718,9042.14
20181,754,2082.05
2019*1,788,4151.95
2020*1,823,1481.98 *
Source : Annual Estimates of the Resident Population: April 1, 2010 to July 1, 2018


Idaho Population by Race & Groups

According to census 2017, Idaho population by race stats are 91% of the population are White Americans, 0.68% are African American, 1.28% are AIAN(American Indian and Alaska Native). 12.19% are Hispanic/Latino out of these 3,770 are Puerto Ricans, 1,167 are Cubans and 175,796 people are Mexicans. 1.37% are Asian population out of these 2,764 are Asian Indians, 5,731 are Chinese, 3,982 are Filipinos, 2,801 are Japanese, 1,551 are Koreans and 4,392 are Vietnamese nationals. Total 803 are Native Hawaiians, 280 are Guamanians/Chamorro, 242 are Samoans, 1,344 are Cheokees, 529 are Chippewa and 776 are Sioux people.

Total Population1,657,375Percent
White1,507,88090.98%
Black or African American11,2310.68%
American Indian and Alaska Native21,3231.287%
Cherokee tribal grouping1,3440.081%
Chippewa tribal grouping5290.032%
Navajo tribal grouping7760.047%
Sioux tribal grouping9590.058%
Asian Population22,7201.37%
Asian Indian2,7640.17%
Chinese5,7310.35%
Filipino3,9820.24%
Japanese2,8010.17%
Korean1,5590.09%
Vietnamese1,4910.09%
Other Asian Population4,392
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander2,3430.14%
Native Hawaiian8030.048%
Guamanian or Chamorro2800.017%
Samoan2420.015%
Other Pacific Islander1,018
Some other race47,964
Hispanic or Latino201,97812.19%
Mexican175,79610.61%
Puerto Rican3,7700.23%
Cuban1,1670.07%
Other Hispanic or Latino21,245

Source: US Census 2017(Table B03002)


Top Cities of Idaho

Population of Idaho cities are as below:

RankCitiesPopulation(2018)
1Boise228,790
2Meridian106,804
3Nampa96,252
4Idaho Falls61,535
5Caldwell56,541
6Pocatello56,266
7Coeur d'Alene51,303


Population Pyramid

Population pyramid of Idaho according to 2017 census estimates as per the chart below:

Source: 2017 US Census Estimates: Population In Five Year Age-Group


Languages spoken in ID

LanguagesPopulationPercentage
Speak only English1,377,84989.28
Spanish Language123,8178.02
European Language20,1201.30
Asian Languages13,5780.88
Other Languages7,8990.51
Source: US Census 2017(Table S1601)


Education

Education level stats of Idaho state as per table below.

TotalMaleFemale
Population 18 to 24 years1574518175475697
Less than high school graduate20857122918566
High school graduate (includes equivalency)546993159223107
Some college or associates degree713853391737468
Bachelors degree or higher1051039546556
Population 25 years and over1065313526302539011
Less than 9th grade391162065118465
9th to 12th grade, no diploma647793483029949
High school graduate (includes equivalency)292202147823144379
Some college, no degree282995132533150462
Associates degree1010804563655444
Bachelors degree1943039486799436
Graduate or professional degree908384996240876
White920011452267467744
High school graduate or higher859101420046439055
Bachelors degree or higher262159133785128374
Black or African530934391870
High school graduate or higher454530401505
Bachelors degree or higher1307888419
American Indian or Alaska Native alone1320065706630
High school graduate or higher1113853845754
Bachelors degree or higher1577691886
Asian1518263258857
High school graduate or higher1323057677463
Bachelors degree or higher642229373485
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander1417683734
High school graduate or higher1323609714
Bachelors degree or higher327193134
Hispanic or Latino Origin977315073546996
High school graduate or higher604953031630179
Bachelors degree or higher976346625101
Source: US Census 2017(Table S1501)


Disability

Disable stats of Idaho state as per the table below.

Total civilian non-institutionalized population217575
Male115495
Female102080
-
White199687
Black or African American1353
American Indian and Alaska Native alone4019
Asian1489
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander314
Some other race4988
DISABILITY TYPE
With a hearing difficulty74186
With a vision difficulty39743
With a cognitive difficulty85265
With an ambulatory difficulty100299
With a self-care difficulty37848
With an independent living difficulty66735


Counties of Idaho

CountyPopulation 2017Population 2018% ChangeRank 2017Rank 2018
Ada County456,885469,9662.911
Adams County4,1324,2502.94040
Bannock County85,64187,1381.755
Bear Lake County6,0316,0500.33636
Benewah County9,1659,2260.73030
Bingham County45,90446,2360.777
Blaine County22,27722,6011.51717
Boise County7,3557,6343.83434
Bonner County43,62144,7272.588
Bonneville County114,692116,8541.944
Boundary County11,91411,9480.32525
Butte County2,6002,6110.44242
Camas County1,0971,1272.74343
Canyon County216,871223,4993.122
Caribou County7,0277,0600.53535
Cassia County23,69723,8640.71515
Clark County885852-3.74444
Clearwater County8,6548,7581.23131
Custer County4,1524,2803.13939
Elmore County26,80027,2591.71313
Franklin County13,48813,7261.82222
Fremont County13,11513,1680.42323
Gem County17,34317,6341.71919
Gooding County15,17015,1960.22121
Idaho County16,37316,5130.92020
Jefferson County28,50029,4393.31212
Jerome County23,75924,0151.11414
Kootenai County157,485161,5052.633
Latah County39,71440,1341.11010
Lemhi County7,8617,9611.33232
Lewis County3,9023,861-1.14141
Lincoln County5,3385,3600.43737
Madison County39,37339,304-0.21111
Minidoka County20,79620,8250.11818
Nez Perce County40,37440,4080.199
Oneida County4,4124,4881.73838
Owyhee County11,62611,6930.62626
Payette County23,20823,5511.51616
Power County7,6487,7681.63333
Shoshone County12,55212,7961.92424
Teton County11,43511,6401.82727
Twin Falls County85,27886,0810.966
Valley County10,69311,0413.32828
Washington County10,06110,16112929


References

1. Census Fact finder
2. Historical Population of States from 1790 to 1990

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