Moscow, Idaho Population 2019

Moscow, Idaho's estimated population is 25,766 according to the most recent United States census estimates. Moscow, Idaho is the 13th largest city in Idaho based on official 2017 estimates from the US Census Bureau.

The population density is 3729.24 people/mi² (1439.86 people/km²).

The overall median age is 24.7 years, 24.3 years for males, and 25.1 years for females. For every 100 females there are 108.0 males.

Based on data from the American Community Survey, in 2017 there were 10,426 households in the city, with an average size of 2.18 people per household. The homeowner vacancy rate was 1%, with a median rent of $669/month. The median house has 4.5 rooms, and has a value of $216,700.

The median income for households in Moscow, Idaho is $35,979, while the mean household income is $52,854.

Moscow Id Demographics

According to the most recent ACS, the racial composition of Moscow Id was:

  • White: 90.81%
  • Asian: 3.93%
  • Two or more races: 2.71%
  • Other race: 0.89%
  • Native American: 0.84%
  • Black or African American: 0.81%
  • Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander: 0.03%
LatLng(46.7324, -117.0002)
Rank in State13th
StateIdaho
CountyLatah County
Time ZonePacific Time Zone
Land Area (km²)17.89 (6.91 mi²)
Water Area (km²)0.01 (0.00 mi²)
TypeCity
GEOID1654550
Density (km²)1,439.86
Density (mi²)3,729.24
Area Code(s)208
Year Population Growth Annual Growth Rate
201825,7663401.34%
201725,4264511.81%
201624,975250.10%
201524,9501540.62%
201424,7962711.10%
201324,5251210.50%
201224,4041440.59%
201124,2604191.76%
201023,8412,5501.14%
200021,2912,7721.40%
199018,5192,0061.15%
198016,5132,3671.56%
197014,1462,9632.38%
196011,1835900.54%
195010,5934,5795.82%
19406,0141,5383.00%
19304,4765201.24%
19203,9562860.75%
19103,6701,1703.91%
19002,5000.00%

Population by Race

Race Population
White22,550
Asian975
Two or More Races672
Some Other Race220
American Indian and Alaska Native208
Black or African American201
Native Hawaiian and Other Pacific Islander7

Moscow Id Population Pyramid 2019

Moscow Id Median Age

24.7


Total

24.3


Male

25.1


Female

Moscow Id Adults

There are 21,007 adults, (2,205 of whom are seniors) in Moscow Id.

Moscow Id Age Dependency

32.1

Age Dependency Ratio

11.7

Old Age Dependency Ratio

20.3

Child Dependency Ratio

Moscow Id Sex Ratio

Female

11,941

48.09%

Male

12,892

51.91%

Moscow Id Households and Families

Moscow Id Renter vs Owner Occupied by Household Type

Moscow Id Household Types

Type Owner Renter
Married70.9%29.1%
Male47.8%52.2%
All41.1%58.9%
Female39.2%60.8%
Non Family19.8%80.2%

41.1%

Rate of Home Ownership

Type Count Average Size Owned
All9,9022.1841.1
Non Family5,3491.5319.8
Married3,811370.9
Female5412.7239.2
Male2012.5847.8

2.9

Average Family Size

2.18

Average Household Size

7%

Unmarried (Opposite Sex)

0.4%

Unmarried (Same Sex)

Moscow Id Education

Education Attained Count Percentage
Less Than 9th Grade670.55%
9th to 12th Grade2021.66%
High School Graduate1,45211.96%
Some College2,30518.99%
Associates Degree9848.11%
Bachelors Degree3,92832.36%
Graduate Degree3,19926.36%

Moscow Id Educational Attainment by Race

Name Total High School Bachelors
White11,00810,7866,637
Hispanic437405148
Asian326311171
Multiple Races23023066
Other Race979720
Black949494
Native American868611
Islander77

The highest rate of high school graduation is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

The highest rate of bachelors degrees is among black people with a rate of 100.00%.

Name Average Male Female
Overall$33,368$37,119$30,975
Less Than High School$29,032$29,839$
High School Grad$24,464$29,750$20,875
Some College$28,647$31,238$17,831
Bachelors Degree$30,451$43,553$25,912
Graduate Degree$44,527$53,895$43,511

$33,368

Average Earnings

$37,119

Average Male

$30,975

Average Female

Moscow Id Language

Moscow Id Language by Age

Moscow Id Language

91.09% of Moscow Id residents speak only English, while 8.91% speak other languages. The non-English language spoken by the largest group is Asian, which is spoken by 3.16% of the population.

Moscow Id Poverty

Moscow Id Poverty by Race

Name Total In Poverty Poverty Rate
White19,1425,24527.40%
Hispanic92448852.81%
Asian78146559.54%
Multiple50517434.46%
Other19115179.06%
Black1548353.90%
Native1884725.00%

29.88%

Overall Poverty Rate

30.71%

Male Poverty Rate

28.98%

Female Poverty Rate

Poverty in Moscow Id

The race most likely to be in poverty in Moscow Id is Other, with 79.06% below the poverty level.

The race least likely to be in poverty in Moscow Id is Native, with 25.00% below the poverty level.

The poverty rate among those that worked full-time for the past 12 months was 5.56%. Among those working part-time, it was 47.88%, and for those that did not work, the poverty rate was 40.44%.

Name Poverty
Less Than High School29.15%
Some College25.90%
High School18.66%
Bachelors or Greater9.30%
Name Poverty
Female Unemployed75.41%
Male Unemployed66.48%
Male Employed23.39%
Female Employed22.18%

Moscow Id Income

Moscow Id Income by Household Type

Name Median Mean
Households$35,979$52,854
Families$65,900$79,510
Married Families$70,492-
Non Families$21,839$29,909

Moscow Id Marital Status

Moscow Id Marital Status

Marriage Rates

37.2%

Overall Marriage Rate

36.7%

Male Marriage Rate

37.6%

Female Marriage Rate

Moscow Id Married by Age and Sex

Moscow Id Marriage

The age group where males are most likely to be married is 45-54, while the female age group most likely to be married is 35-44.

Moscow Id Marital Status by Race

Moscow Id Veterans

1,018

Number of Veterans

974

Male Veterans

44

Female Veterans

War Veterans
Vietnam331
Second Gulf War280
First Gulf War209
Korea108
World War II45

Moscow Id Veterans by Education

11.98%

Veteran Poverty Rate

34.33%

Veteran Disability Rate

Moscow Id Employment Status

64.1%

Labor Force Participation

58.5%

Employment Rate

8.6%

Unemployment Rate

Moscow Id Place of Birth

Origin of Non Citizens

Non citizens include legal permanent residents (green card holders), international students, temporary workers, humanitarian migrants, and illegal immigrants.

Origin of Naturalized Citizens

36.46%

Born in Idaho

92.39%

Native Born

7.61%

Foreign Born

5.75%

Non Citizen

Place of Birth

92.39% of Moscow Id residents were born in the United States, with 36.46% having been born in Idaho. 5.75% of residents are not US citizens. Of those not born in the United States, the largest percentage are from Asia.